BOY RYAN B. ZABAL
KALIBO, Aklan - Catch the Tanduay Rhum on the Rock nationwide tour in Kalibo, Aklan with one of the country's premier bands, 6cyclemind on June 27.
The concert tour for Tanduay brings the 6cyclemind bandmembers - Ronel 'Ney' Dimaculangan (vocals), Carlos 'Chuck' Isidro (lead guitars), Ryan 'Rye' Sarmiento (rhythm guitars), Robert 'Bob' Cañamo (bass), Tito Fortunato 'Tutti' Caringal (drums) and songwriter Darwin Hernandez with their hit songs, Magsasaya, Aaminin, Pwede and Gusto na Kita at the historic Kalibo Pastrana Park.
Adding to alternative pop rock crossover beats of 6cyclemind are Viva Hot Babes Hazel Cabrera where they wowed Roxas City on Friday night. The open-to-the-public concert is a way to thank loyal Tanduay drinkers and to promote the affordable local rum brand.
6cyclemind, formed in June 2001, released Permission To Shine album in 2003 featuring popular songs like Tanduay Rhum’s Rock Fest theme “Sige” and the heart-breaking “Biglaan”; Panorama in 2005 with Sandalan, I and Umaasa hit songs and Home and Fiesta in 2007 with cover songs Princesa, Upside Down, Home and Across the Universe under the Sony BMG Records Philippines.
Tanduay first contracted popular rock band to appear in several TV commercials with their top hits "Trip" and "Sige" in 2006.
6cyclemind is GMA's 2006 SOP Music Awards winner for Viewers' Choice for Artist of the Year and Viewers' Choice Song of the Year for "Sandalan," the 2008 NU Rock Awards for Band of the Year and finalist in the 2008 MYX Music Awards for Song of the Year (Magsasaya) and Artist of the Year and the 2009 MYX Music Awards for Favorite Group.