MEGA Man x Converse Fashion & Music Festival
It was a rocking night of great music and style at the MEGA Man x Converse Fashion & Music Festival held at Burgos Park in Forbes Town Center, Fort Bonifacio last March 23. It was hosted by model-musician Julz Savard.
The event featured some of Manila’s best college bands: St. Wolf from De La Salle-College of St. Benilde, The Subspring from Far Eastern University, Sour Cheeks from University of the Philippines, and Papapeta from University of Sto. Tomas while a performance by Young JV gave the festival some hip-hop flavor.
Headlining the festival were three of the country’s biggest and most revered artists in the local music scene: Mayonnaise, Silent Sanctuary, and Kwjan.
Another highlight of the event was a fashion show by Converse featuring their Spring-Summer 2017 collection and the ‘Forever Chuck’ campaign.
MEGA Man Men of Style awardees was also introduced which included MMA fighter Ali Khatibi, DJ Joey Santos, rapper Mito Fabie aka Curtismith, film director Gino Santos, businessman Rambo Nunez and magazine photographer Cyrus Panganiban for 2016 as well as award-winning actor Paolo Ballesteros, actor-host Benjamin Alves, singer Jason Dy, photographer Miguel Gutierrez and Men’s wear associate Bryce Salhab for 2017. MEGA Man magazine editor Angelo de Cartagena and Converse Philippines Sales Director Dan Mindanao presented the MEGA Man x Converse Men of Style trophies to the awardees.
Event partners for MEGA Man x Converse Fashion & Music Festival were Tipsy Pig, Beer Below Zero and Lifestyle Salon by Louis Phillip Kee.
See more of the Men of Style in a special feature on this month’s issue of MEGA Man presented by Converse available now in leading book stores and news stands and downloadable on the App Store, Google Play, and Magzter. #MEGAManxConverse #ForeverChuck