All posts by letsgrooveph

It’s The Music Baby!

What started out as a swap meet between Wiredstate.com members in 2004 became what is now known as the premier and only High Fidelity show in the country to date. The show started with dealers and sellers sharing one big space...

No Money, No Honey

Ohio Players played the fans by stating that the cover girl was killed...

Piano Man…

A musician plays the piano at a posh shopping mall in Makati City, Metro Manila. He plays a wide variety of tunes, from pop to jazz. He gets occasional music requests as well as tips from admiring shoppers/mall visitors. #everydayphilippines Claro Cortes IV is a Freelance Photo Journalist. He was Senior Photographer and Editor In Charge for ...

Bridge Over Troubled Waters

A man looks afar while crossing Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge in Makati, Metro Manila. Claro Cortes IV is a Freelance Photo Journalist. He was Senior Photographer and Editor In Charge for Reuters for 28 years before moving back to the Philippines. Photo © Claro Cortes IV All Rights Reserved 2017

Lutang Pariwara

Let's Groove PH joined indie record label Offshore Music Ely Buendia and The Itchyworms at the Lutang Pariwara vinyl launch at Boss Juan in BF Homes Paranaque. Master Sessionist Jun Lopito opened the mini concert, followed by super funky band Farewell Fair Weather. It was a great night of music paired with food, brews and good ...

Stan Ricker, The Master of Masters

Stan Ricker first made his mastering presence known as a disc cutter along with Jack Hunt, for the original Mobile Fidelity 1/2 speed mastered LPs released in the 1970s and 1980s including this POCO album above. Ricker mastered the controversial original Mo-Fi Beatles box set in the early '80s. It was controversial because the equalization ...

The Beat Goes On

Anyone who grew up to the 60’s possess a certain inclination to psychedelic colors, flowers and a catchy tune called “The Beat Goes On”. Written by Sonny Bono, no not frontman, singer and knight Bono of U2, but the other half of famous 60’s duo Sonny and Cher. Music was recorded by world renown Los Angeles based sessionists called “The Wrecking Crew”. “The Beat Goes On” peaked at Number 6 on Billboards top 100 in 1967 and was covered by many prominent artists at that time.