#NowPlaying Manggagawa (Worker) composed by Pete Lacaba, performed by Rody Vera, from Sister Stella L. by Mike de Leon

if on mobile device, pls click “Listen in browser” on the soundcloud pod below to play the iconic “Manggagawâ” (Worker) composed by Pete Lacaba, performed by Rody Vera, from the film “Sister Stella L” by Mike de Leon …

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before there was acoustic, EDM, dubstep, and millennial remixes, there was Pete Lacaba, Rody Vera, Mike de Leon, and a lone guitar (…and Ate Vi of course)

Now playing: from the official soundtrack of “Sister Stella L.”

(can’t blog, still working) 

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Photo at  The Getty:

image credits: shot by Myra Lambino on i-Phone, Getty Museum nine months ago.

the original has …

        … no eyes —

      like they have been gouged out …

    but it’s like he forced himself to stand up and continue toiling:

    The wealth of the world is created by the working class:

      Long live, unite, and fight!