- Sandwich releases new CD called CONTRA TIEMPO with the carrier single LAKAD under Polyeast Records
As the rock quintet follows 2008’s Mark’s The Spot’ CONTRA TIEMPO is Sandwich’s sixth album since they came into the rock scene in 1998. Headed by a former Eraserheads member Raimund Marasigan (vocals) , Sandwich is back with their kick off single LAKAD which represents a promising step forward for the album. Lakad played and topped charts on local radio stations and it’s music video as directed by Jason Magbanua.
In December 2009, Sandwich released a brand new single to help and inspire our typhoon victims through the song titled PUTIK, which is also included in the new cd. The album shows impressive range: while all of the songs are radio-ready rockers, they span a wide variety of musical elements with other titles include LAPIT, LAPIT, LAPIT; TAKBO; SUGATAN; STRANDED SA AIRPORT; SULPUTIN; BISIKLETA; DISPALINGHADO; DOWNHILL; SIESTA and the brand new radio hit single PERA, PERA.
Sandwich signed with their home label EMI Philippines(now Polyeast Records) in 2006 for their fourth overall release and major label debut called Five On The Floor catapulted them to the top OPM charts with the songs Sugod, Sunburn, DVDx and Walang Kadala-dala. Then Sandwich released the 2008’s Marks The Spot and spawned four hit singles like Procastinator, Betamax, Selos and Manila.
Sandwich is composed of Raimund Marasigan, Myrene Academia, Mong Alcaraz , Diego Castillo and Mike Dizon.