Dr. Martens Announces the Manila leg for 'Stand For Something Tour 2015' with Circa Waves and Up Dharma Down
28 September 2015 – Dr. Martens is pleased to announce equally boundary pushing homegrown bands in its first South East Asia edition of the Stand For Something Tour 2015. Headlined by British indie-rock band CIRCA WAVES, the Stand For Something Tour will be joined by respective home-city bands: Riot !n Magenta in Singapore, Elephant Kind in Jakarta, and Up Dharma Down in Manila.
Up Dharma Down is a Filipino electronic pop band formed in Manila. Entering the local music scene in 2005, this quarter made an instant splash with their debut album “Fragmented” featuring hits like “Oo”, “Pag-Agos”, and “Maybe.” Dubbed by a popular magazine as the “IT” band, Up Dharma Down scores not just among music fans but has gotten the ultimate nod, having been declared the favorite of their fellow musicians from other local bands, and other music industry insiders. A ﬁxture in all major music events, from holiday gigs, to events targeting different groups of music fans, from Metro Manila to the key cities all over the country, Up Dharma Down has also played for audiences in the region, and has participated in high-proﬁle events like The Mosaic Music Festival in Singapore. The band’s reach and inﬂuence can be felt not just on ground but also in social media, with legions of fans following them.
As a brand intrinsically linked to music, Dr. Martens remains one of the most culturally relevant and iconic British brands of all time. All across the world gig-goers continue to adopt Airwair as their uniform of choice and the Stand For Something Tour 2015 salutes these music lovers by bringing the most exciting bands to intimate venues for up close and personal live experiences.
Stand For Something 2015 Headlined by CIRCA WAVES
Tour Dates, Home-city Bands and Venues:
22nd October – Elephant Kind - Jakarta: Foundry No. 8
23rd October – Riot !n Magenta - Singapore: 72-13, The Theatreworks
24th October – Up Dharma Down - Manila: 12 Monkeys
Tickets to Stand For Something – S.E.A Tour 2015 are free.
In The Philippines, tickets can be collected at Dr. Martens Two Parkade BGC Taguig store starting 1st October 2015. No purchase is necessary; Limited to 2 tickets per person; 18 and above only.
CIRCA WAVES [U.K]
Facebook : facebook.com/CircaWaves
Twitter : twitter.com/CircaWaves
Website : circawaves.com/
Up Dharma Down [Philippines]
Facebook : www.facebook.com/updharmadown
Twitter : twitter.com/UpDharmaDown
Instagram: @uddofficial Website : http://updharmadown.com/
For further information please visit facebook.com/DrMartensPH