Only less than a month and a 20-piece orchestra will present the rivalry between Prince and Michael Jackson. I cannot wait to be part of the team and yes, I will be representing my favourite singer-songwriter and the legendary Prince. It will be happening in Max Watts on the 22nd of February 2020. This will […]

It’s a new year, with a brand new line-up! Ahead of some very exciting announcements coming up this year, I’ll be performing as part of the Orchestral Rendition of Daft Punk Greatest Hits brought to you by Alternative Symphony. With gigs under our belt from Sydney and Brisbane, we’re heading further afield to Auckland, New Zealand in March […]

Happy holidays everybody and I hope you’re having a lovely season with your close friends and families. Smoke has covered most of NSW so make sure you take precautions to take care of yourself. This Friday, 6th of December, in Django at Camelot Lounge Marrickville, join me as we groove and party like it’s the […]

Catch Carl De Villa at one of his Bruno Mars gigs, together with Sera Rose and David Sharp. The Bruno Mars Experience is a night you won’t forget as they cover unforgettable songs from Bruno Mars. Check out where to buy your tickets right here! Some of the hits include 24K Magic, Uptown Funk (the song Carl was featured […]

Prince, or the artist formerly known as Prince was an incredible musician, not only creating his own signature hits, but writing them for many other singers as well. Featuring Linda Knight and Carl De Villa on lead vocals, the Prince Experience with the Purple Doves Band is one not to be missed. Carl performs (and […]

Even the biggest fans of Bruno Mars might not know all his hit songs! Together with Sera Rose and David Sharp, Carl De Villa headlines this Bruno Mars Experience. It’s a night you won’t forget as they cover a heap of the incredible songs including 24K Magic, Uptown Funk (the song Carl was featured with […]

So yes, you’ve seen me on The Voice Australia belting my voice out as well as dancing like a crazy (but not drunk) person. People have been asking me, was it fun? Definitely it was fun and I enjoyed every single moment of it. Was it fair? Based on that vocal, I would say yes […]

Yes! The Purple Doves Band is coming to Juniors Kingsford this Friday night, 17th of May, 2019 and I’m very excited for this big production. Come and check us out! Tickets are almost gone so get yours now! This production is brought to you by Lombardo Entertainment. Facebook Twitter Instagram

Yes! You heard it right! The Prince Experience will be performing on the 4th of May, Saturday, at the Entertainment Dome in Burwood and tickets are selling like hotcakes so get them now! You only have few more days to book, so click that link and grab those tix and don’t miss out!

The Purple Doves Band will be performing all of Prince’s hits live at Ettamogah Hotel! We’ll bring you back to the past to relive his music and make you dance til midnight. It’s the perfect opportunity to see the production of the show so invite your friends and families! This will be so much fun! […]

Purple Doves Band @ St George Leagues And I totally forgot to post about my upcoming gigs for the month of April. Catch me with the amazing group Purple Doves Band at St George Leagues Club as we perform hit songs from the legendary Prince. Come one, come all.

Pour it on! All your favourite 80s funk classics LIVE at Camelot Lounge. The Midas Touch, Rock Steady, She’s Fresh, Push It and let’s not forget MJ, Whitney, Madonna, EWF and Prince. An authentic 80s sound and groove will have you shaking to this unique production of funk and soul. This groove was sold out for the […]

Happy New Year everyone! This Saturday, 12th of January, I will be at the Juniors to shake off my love handles from eating so much in December. Come and watch me sing and dance your favourite songs like Livin’ La Vida Loca, Rio De Janeiro, Sway and Copacabana. So get your tickets now! Check out […]

The last episode before the grand finals and thank you Channel 7 for giving Australia a very astounding episode for All Together Now. It was a roller coaster of emotions. First stop is, Caitlin Min Fa. Opening an episode is always hard but tonight, you split the judges in half, which is quite surprising. For […]

I’m so proud to release my NEW SINGLE, ‘Walk Away’ for your listening pleasure. It’s a beautiful ballad about heartbreak and loss, a collaboration with a very talented songwriter and arranger, OC Oscar Cabarse. Get it now on iTunes or wherever you stream music!Walk Away – Carl De VillaI had a dream you and me […]

What a surprising night in All Together Now Australia. I was surprised, I had fun and I had a few moments with my wonderful neighbour, Mary Kiani. Kudos to Alex for always reminding the 100 that we are not giving away ticket to a chook raffle, it’s $100,000.

A quick update on episode four of All Together Now Australia. It was a bit tense to start the show but I think David started it okay. The important thing is he came out with confidence and gave everything to his performance, and that sort of attitude is what the show is all about. Alexandra […]

Episode 2 of All Together Now Australia, my my! My highlight for this episode was the bootylicious and apparently atrocious duo, Adam Hall and Mark Turner. Singing on the show is fairly simple. Just like singing in a karaoke – know what your best assets are! Otherwise, I’d be checking your arses when you leave the […]

Well, that hour and 20 minutes was fast. Quick recap: Dixie Johnstone was amazing. I loved her look last night. Her voice didn’t shine much probably because of song choice, just like what Mark Gable said. I love pure honesty. Jared Laurie was very entertaining and fun to watch. It’s unfortunate he didn’t get to […]

  Ok lang, an original Tagalog composition written by Oscar Cabarse. It’s a song about looking back on a lost love with barely healing heartbreak and an impossible yearning to return. Music Producer: Oscar JR Lamoste Cabarse & Daniel Natoli Composer: Oscar JR Lamoste Cabers Music Arranger: Oscar JR Lamoste Cabarse & Gerard Dandan Recorded […]

Hello everyone and happy Easter to you all. Whilst you enjoy this wonderful public holiday with your friends and family, why don’t you also look into the next gig I have with under Rainbow Tapestry Project? It’s a great opportunity to make new friends and support each other in times of need. Everybody share some love […]

So last Friday was packed at Camelot Lounge Marrickville and I’m very thankful to show my passion to you all. For those people who missed it, buy your tickets now for the next show at Canterbury Leagues Club on the 19th of May. That’s a Saturday so don’t make any excuses. Join the fun, enjoy […]

Have you got plans for the Lunar New Year? If you haven’t, why not join me in Centenary Square, Parramatta from 5PM to 9:30PM. With a huge program including plenty of food, entertainment and free activities, this is an event for the whole family to enjoy. And yes, I’ll be singing a tribute to the […]

After a huge 80s funky success last Friday the 15th at Camelot Lounge, another event is here for everyone to watch – The Prince Tribute. To make the long story short, details are listed below: Prince Tribute Camelot Lounge March 2, 2018 Friday Doors open at 7pm Click here for more information. It’s three months […]

Join the Jam for Yam for an evening of good food, drinks and close friends and family. A night filled with bands performers, from acoustics, duos, to full band. Raffles will be held in between performers to help raise money for the cause. For tickets please contact JR at 0450 993 888. Limited tickets left. […]

Here I am again talking about musical production. I promise you this will be the last, for this year that is. Support me and the rest of the talented cast members of Dreamgirls, a production by Rockdale Musical Society. Dreamgirls is a show about a time in American musical history when rhythm and blues blended […]

Watch me perform as an ensemble for 42nd Street Musical Play produced by The Regals Musical Society. A classic showbiz tale, 42nd Street tells the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway. This production is directed by Christie Koppe and will start very very soon […]

It was a great honour to perform with such fabulous and professional musicians last Saturday as part of a new band, Republika. We entertained the crowds at a fantastic victory party for the new president of the Philippines. We chose the name Republika to pay homage to and remember the freedom achieved in the Philippines, […]

It was a fun supportive night for everyone from Circle Music. Special thanks to Matt Dorahy for organising the event at Coogee Diggers. And a round of applause to my group, Louise, Jacco, Cyrille, Paul and Stuart. I had a great time singing with you all. Click here for more photos from last night’s jam.

Before anything else, let me say thank you. Thanks to all of you who supported not just me but the band. It’s always nice singing and performing to a crowd who’s enjoying the night and dancing nonstop with our music. I’ve posted some photos, but if you have any others, tag me on Facebook. It would […]

First of all, Happy New Year to you and I hope you had a blast for the last two long weekend holidays. Let’s welcome 2016 with good vibes and happiness, so that this year will be filled with good luck, joy and more blessings. I’m happy to announce that the band M7 is already booked […]

An original filipino music from my former band, Serendipity, and one of the soundtracks from the movie Crying Ladies (2003) starring Sharon Cuneta, Hilda Coronel, and Angel Aquino. A whimsical comedy about three women who cry at funerals, professionally. Para Sa Iyo (For you) 2003 Chorus: Ma-aasahan mo ako ngayon at kailanman Sa lahat ng […]

Thanks for your warm welcome and it’s nice to be back singing for the crowd. I’m glad y’all enjoyed the night. I’ll see you again at Rooty Hill RSL on Saturday 5th December. If you can’t wait that long, have a listen to some of my covers over on my music page.

About a month ago I had minor ear surgery to fix a chronic problem that was hindering my performances and how much I could enjoy myself when singing. In another couple of weeks it will be completely healed and I can’t wait. Starting mid-November, I’ll be back on stage, better and brighter than ever! Check out […]

SunStar Life & Leisure Sunday December 28, 2003 Serendipity, for ‘Crying’ out loud Avid moviegoers across the country will soon be listening to lyrics and music from one of Cebu’s top music groups today. Serendipity has a song in the soundtrack for Sharon Cuneta’s latest movie, Crying Ladies, a Unitel Production. The movie is Unitel’s […]

The Freeman Community Thursday December 11, 2003 SERENDIPITY. One of Cebu’s premier bands, Serendipity recently concluded a series of performance in the Republic of Palau. The series of shows were part of the island nation’s events promoting tourism and trade between Palau and Cebu. Serendipity is composed of Keyboard and Musical Director Anthony Feliciano, Andre […]

Palau Horizon Local News Tuesday November 4-6, 2003 SERENDIPITY. This band from the Philippines entertained the Palauan and Filipino crowd with a range of repertoire during a concert at Riptide last Sunday. The band also performed during the two-day trade show at Palasia Hotel last Oct. 30 and 31. The concert was sponsored by Budweiser, […]

Cebu Daily News Saturday October 18, 2003 Marvi Gil, Editor mgil@inquirerpublications.ph PARTY WITH SERENDIPITY. Making waves in Cebu’s music scene is Serendipity. This talented musical ensemble made up of Anthony Feliciano on keyboards, Mark Canete on bass, Kenneth Mansueto on guitar, Andre Jalapit on drums, and Rio Siao, Alcee Monteras and Carl de Villa on […]

Cebu Daily News  Life Saturday, October 11, 2003 Serendipity tonight at High Life Serendipity is up and coming with a lot of things in store for you. This musical ensemble made up of fresh talents Rio Siao, Alcee Monteras, Carl de Villa on vocals, Mark Canete on bass, Kenneth Mansueto on lead guitar and veterans […]

The Philippine Star Entertainment Tuesday, March 6, 2007 In Heat at Bedrock and Strumm’s This month, chase the blues away by dancing to the music of In Heat (photo). The band performs Tuesdays at Bedrock Malate and Saturdays at Strumm’s Makati.