ONLINE EVENTS / RESOURCES

Check out online events, classes, and other activities initiated by different groups - here in Manila and beyond - being offered for free to help people battle cabin fever and make staying at home easier 

Browse through the free online events and resources below or register your own to be included in this page for more people to discover.

Transit Records

[LOCATION: MANILA, PH]

 

"Transit Records is a Manila-based internet label that sits somewhere between a DJ collective and events production company," shares Sean Bautista, their creative director.

EVENING BREEZE

The group has hosted a couple of live streamed music sessions during this quarantine. #trEVENINGBREEZE is a new residency program at XX XX curated by transit records Resident DJ — Local Sun, one of the concept nights that was put on hold due to the Covid-19 outbreak in the PH.

#trCLUB

Records Club is a virtual listening room for sharing and discovering music by listening to tracks together in real time. 

Global Citizen

[LOCATION: USA]

One World: Together At Home

Join Global Citizen, the World Health Organization, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Lizzo, and many more artists and healthcare experts as we raise funds for global COVID-19 response efforts.

Ryan Heffington

[LOCATION: CALIFORNIA, USA]

The Los Angeles-based choreographer -- lauded for his work with Florence + the Machine, FKA Twigs, Arcade Fire, Christine & the Queens, Netflix series The OA and Sia's renowned 2014 video for "Chandelier" -- has become a viral phenomenon during quarantine.

 

Dancing around the living room at his house in Joshua Tree, CA, Heffington leads hour-long classes on Instagram during which participants are are encouraged to twerk, shake, spin, twist and reach towards the sky as they execute moves with such title as "angel wings", "the saggy diaper" and "inflatable at the car lot." 

Unknwn

[LOCATION: ASIA]

UNKNWN.From Home is a series of livestreams from DJ performances that you can watch on Facebook Live from the comfort of your home. “Every week, we ask a DJ to not only perform a set but to also select a nonprofit of their choice for as long as that nonprofit is providing relief to Filipinos who are suffering from the COVID-19 crisis,” shares Katrina Razon, UNKNWN's creative director.

 

An initiative that aims to help fund the production of the Covid-19 testing kits developed by the University of the Philippines National Institute of Health (UP-NIH). Featured artist Saint Guel has chosen to play for The University of the Philippines National Institute of Health (UP-NIH) to aid in producing more covid test and facilitate mass testing in the country.

The Palace Manila

[LOCATION: TAGUIG, PH]

April 18 - 30 9PM onwards

United At The Palace

A fundraising series featuring  the country's top DJs streaming live from The Palace Manila.

All proceeds will be supporting all Covid-19 efforts of Unicef PH.

Room Service

[LOCATION: USA]

April 24 - 26

Digital music festival Room Service kicks off April 24-26, with performances by Yungblud, Channel Tres, Pink Sweat$, Chromeo, Zeds Dead, Borgore, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Gallant, Griz, Mt. Joy, Trevor Daniel, RAC, Jeremy Zucker, Shallou & more.

 

Proceeds from the event will go directly to COVID-19 relief efforts, including Sweet Relief and Feeding America.

Presented by Trap Nation & Chill Nation and Sweet Relief Musicians Fund.

You may opt to watch for free or donate an amount to Sweet Relief and Feed America.

The Grammy Museum

[LOCATION: LOS ANGELES, USA]

Museum At Home / Doors Closed Mission Open

The Grammy Museum has launched a site where never-before-released content from the museum's archives has been made available to the public. This hub offers a collection of lessons, virtual exhibits, and interviews with musicians, so aspiring musicians and fans can continue to immerse themselves in music education during the museum's closure.

Courtney Barnett (Apr 22)

Ben Platt (Apr 25)

Sabrina Carpenter (Apr 27)

Brett Young (Apr 29)

100 Gecs

[LOCATION: USA]

April 25

100 gecs is hosting a virtual festival experience: Square Garden. The festival will take place in a unique Minecraft world and feature artists like Charli XCX, Dorian Electra, Kero Kero Bonito, Cashmere Cat, Benny Blanco, Tommy Cash and more. The festivities will take place on 100gecs.com at 6 p.m. with all donations set to benefit Feeding America.

UP Medical Foundation & UP National Institutes of Health

UP scientists have developed a detection kit for COVID-19 projected to be cheaper in price and faster in testing. Now, there is a need to procure PPE for patient care and for the conduct of the test to prevent any or further infection of our front liners.

BDO: The U.P. Medical Foundation, Inc

# 00-353-0094-018

(Note: Email deposit slip to upmf1980@gmail.com. UPMF can furnish receipts upon request.)

Philippine Genome Center (QC)

Raising funds for PPEs of workers and frontliners of the Philippine Genome Center (PGC). Their laboratories are tasked with sequencing COVID-19 samples in coordination with health workers of UP Manila-NIH to provide PGC's scientists with crucial scientific information to mitigate COVID-19 spread.

FACEBOOK: facebook.com/PHGENOME

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