Juris Album Tour, SM City Batangas

Juris is one of the country’s female artists who got the best-selling voice. She’s more popularly known as the other half of the acoustic duo who mesmerized us with their feel-good music and hit song covers.

Juris went to SM City Batangas last Sunday Aug. 15, 2010 (Ed’s note: date of publish was changed into an earlier one) to promote her latest album, her first since she went solo. I was the one who hosted her mall show. I’m a fan of Juris and I was just as excited as everybody else. It’s always an advantage when you know enough about the artist you’re hosting the show for. With Juris’ mall show, it wasn’t a burden to do some spiels to make the crowd wait patiently for Juris.

As the event host, you have to be flexible as there could be last minute changes on the flow of the program. Good thing that people really stayed to see Juris perform live. After all, it was worth the wait. She has that charming voice that probably pursued quite a number of people to actually buy a copy of her album right there on the venue.

Supermoves Cheerdancing Competition 2010

Supermoves 2010 is an annual cheerdance competition among grade school and high school students from different parts of Batangas. Held at the Event Center of SM City Batangas on July 22, 2010.

It was the day after Gerald Anderson’s mall show and my senses still haven’t recovered from the euphoria of that gig. So the next day, I went to SM City Batangas again, greeted and coordinated with the same people for the Supermoves 2010.

In any hosting gig you have to be prepared. You have to know your spiels, the flow of the program, the people involved. Sometimes you were only given a little background of what will happen in the event and how it goes will depend on you. Good thing these were all provided for this Supermoves 2010 event.