Friday, November 30, 2012

Air Supply Performed Live at The Atrium, Lim Ket Kai Center, Cagayan de Oro, Philippines

Air Supply, the Australian soft rock band that was formed in Melbourne, Australia in mid 70’s performed live in Cagayan de Oro for the second time at The Atrium, Lim Ket Kai Center on the evening of November 30, 2012. The band was led by Russell Hitchcock, the lead vocalist and Graham Russell, vocalist, guitarist and song writer. Four other international performers who played instruments such as guitars, keyboard, and drums accompanied Russell Hitchcock and Graham Russell in the rendition of their songs.

Because of the big attendance, fans that paid tickets ranging from 600 to 3,000 pesos (about 14.63 and 73.17 US dollars) had to move in a long queue to the entrance to be the atrium.  The concert started at 8:00 p.m. with the atrium filled to a capacity crowd. The band members sang and played their instruments to the audience their greatest hits which are also their fans’ all time favorite songs. “Here I am”, “I Can Wait Forever”, “Lost in Love”, “Every Woman in the World”, “Goodbye” and other songs delighted the fans so that in some instances they sang along with the band. The fans seemed to want for more songs, but it was only a two-hour concert that should end at about 10 p.m. Indeed, the show ended to the satisfaction of the fans that witnessed and enjoyed a memorable show that evening.

Graham Russell (left) and Russell Hitchcock (right)