Dilaw’s Latest Single “Orasa” Leaves a Lasting Impression
The Filipino indie rock band Dilaw is making waves once again with their latest single “Orasa.” After the success of their debut hit “Uhaw,” Dilaw continues to captivate audiences with their raw sound and empathetic lyrics. The new single, released under Warner Music Philippines, has already created a buzz among their dedicated fans and casual listeners alike. With its catchy chorus and memorable melody, “Orasa” is a testament to Dilaw’s musicality and talent.
Dilaw has been gaining recognition in the local music scene since their commercial breakthrough with “Uhaw” and its re-released version “Uhaw (Tayong Lahat)” from their debut EP titled “Sansinukob.” The song not only topped the Spotify charts and the Billboard Philippines Songs, but it also resonated with Filipinos and their passionate feelings towards love. Inspired by blues and funky tunes, Dilaw’s unique musical style has been praised by critics and fans around the world.
The music video for “Orasa” has also been well-received, showcasing the band’s funky fashion sense and the personality of each member. The video takes viewers on a visual journey through a museum-like room filled with symbols representing the bittersweet nature of love. The song itself carries a repetitive yet steady rhythm, enhanced by the choir chants that add depth and fullness to the track. Vocalist and songwriter Dilaw Obero explains that “Orasa” is about witnessing a toxic relationship that is on the verge of breaking, capturing the emotions of love that feels like a never-ending cycle.
Fans of Dilaw have eagerly awaited the release of “Orasa” on digital streaming platforms, showing their support by attending the band’s live gigs and memorizing the lyrics even before the song’s official release. Lead guitarist Leon Altomonte describes the experience of seeing fans catch the melody and chant along to the chorus, demonstrating the band’s ability to connect with their audience on a deep level.
To celebrate the release of “Orasa,” Dilaw and Warner Music Philippines will be hosting an intimate and exclusive event called “Di Ilaw Sa Gabing Mapanglaw.” The event will feature stripped-down performances with a string quartet and will be attended by fellow OPM artists, social media influencers, brand partners, and members of the media. This event is expected to further elevate Dilaw’s popularity and introduce more people to their unique sound and style.
In conclusion, Dilaw’s new single “Orasa” is another testament to their talent and creativity as a band. With its catchy chorus, raw sound, and empathetic lyrics, the song continues to captivate audiences and solidifies Dilaw’s position as one of the most essential emerging artists in the local and international music scene. Their success with “Uhaw” and its re-released version showcased their ability to connect with listeners and leave a lasting impact. As fans eagerly await their future releases, Dilaw’s music will undoubtedly continue to resonate with people from all walks of life.