Photos by Enzo Tan
By Jam Pascual and Gaby Gloria
All of the Noise was worth all of the hype that led up to its culmination. And we’re not just talking about the international acts that came through, what with the likes of Boy Pablo and Phum Viphurit jumping straight out of our Youtube algorithms and onto the real life stage of Century City Mall. The whole gig was a powerful showcase of acts from all over the country, proving The Rest is Noise’s dedication to taking what we love about local music and elevating it all to a stage high enough for everyone to see.
That isn’t to say the gig wasn’t without its hitches. The first day was mired in technical difficulties, with sound levels sputtering and equipment refusing to cooperate. Still, there were a few moments in the show that really stood out to us. Here are seven highlights from what was a year-ender gig for the books.