Red Hot Chili Peppers may be the top-tier attraction at the first first-ever 7107 International Music Festival set in Clark, Pampanga on February 22 and 23, but the festival’s executive producer Tina Herrera has other ideas, too.
“We want to push our artists to the rest of the world and send the message that they can be viewed side by side with international artists,” she said during the 7107 press launch held recently at Aracama Filipino Cuisine at the The Fort Strip in Taguig.
Local artists set to appear at the festival include Up Dharma Down, Kjwan, Radioactive Sago Project, Sponge Cola, Abra & Loonie, Taken By Cars, Itchyworms, Techy Romantics, The Sleepyheads, Hidden Nikki and at least 30 more acts.
A raft of foreign acts
Aside from RHCP, foreign guest artists include Aussie electronic duo Empire of the Sun, rapper and 2014 Grammy nominee Kendrick Lamar, DJ Kaskade, the Florida-based alt band The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, punky electro singer-songwriter Luciana, Danish pop group Read More »from 40 local acts as important as Red Hot Chili Peppers, say fest organizer