Apl.de.ap Launches New Music Label
FEBRUARY, 2014: International singer and producer, Apl.de.ap, member of The Black Eyed Peas, has introduce a new music label called “Boom Box” (BMBX) an entertainment company amplifying South east Asia’s music and culture.
The first band to be signed under BMBX is Slapshock, a filipino metalcore group that has been in the business for 16 years making it to the top of its genre. Slapshock’s achievements have placed the band in the biggest local concerts on international stages to share with musicians like Killswitch Engage, Korn, Deftones, and Lamb of God.
Under the direction of BMBX, Slapshock has teamed up with the expertise of Black Eyed Peas’ Apl.de.ap, System of a Down’s Shavo Odedjian, and engineer-producer Damien Page Lewis (Rihanna, Avenged Sevenfold, Katy Perry).
As one of BMBX´s first projects, the label joined to Apl.de.ap Foundation and bring you “Unshakable” by Slapshock featuring JD of Pop Shuvit as their tribute to the resilience and strength of the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan. It´s music video has been a sucess on youtube and got a spot on MYX Daily Top Ten. The track is available worldwide on itunes and Spinnr.ph, all the proceeds go to the survivors in Tacloban.
Join to BMBX official Facebook page (Facebook.com/wearebmbx) to receive more updates from this new project: more signed artists and Slapshock new EP which will be a testament to what BMBX can do with the talents in Southeast Asia.default