Former APO Hiking Society member Jim Paredes along with other OPM artists led the launch of the second edition of Tunog Natin! Sounds from Home prior to a concert on Oct. 14 to promote the CD.
Paredes acts as the creative consultant for the album, which aims to give local classic hits new twist while promoting new acts that cover them.
For instance, the former APO Hiking Society member, with his collaboration with rock bank Bloomfields, has given gave a new interpretation of the song “Tuloy Pa Rin Ako” or Markki Stroem with his jazzy rendition of Francis M’s “Kaleidoscope World.”
Produced by Avida, the album is in line with company’s mission to keep the Filipino heritage alive, as part of its ongoing Inspired Living campaign, which extends support to the essential artistic foundations that make a community. The album launch is also part of Avida’s 25th anniversary efforts to promote local talents.
All the songs from the Tunog Natin! Vol. 2 album will be made available for listening and free download in local and international music portals like Spotify and iTunes.