Can you recall the hit song with the following lyrics? "If I could fall / Into the sky / Do you think time / Would pass me by / 'Cause you know I'd walk / A thousand miles / If I could just see you / Tonight."
If you said "A Thousand Miles" by Vanessa Carlton, you would be correct! And Filipinos don't have to travel the same distance just to hear this American singer-songwriter perform live in the country. This May, MCA Music Inc. together with The Ayala Malls brings Vanessa to Philippine shores to perform in TriNoma Mall, Glorietta Activity Center, and Alabang Town Center from May 9-11, 2008.
Watch the talented genius behind the most infectious piano verses and catchy blends of music and lyrics sets foot in select Ayala malls. This musical extravaganza will be a refreshing trip down memory lane back to the year when Vanessa Carlton graced us with anthems like "A Thousand Miles" and "Pretty Baby."
Find yourself singing melodies with gibberish lyrics like "tananananan" once more in an effort to mimic her piano introductions. Mark your calendars and visit your favorite Ayala landmarks to catch Vanessa Carlton perform LIVE!
On May 9 (Friday), Vanessa will be performing at the TriNoma Mall in Quezon City at 7:00 pm. On the following day, May 10 (Saturday) at 7:00 pm, she will be singing and hitting piano keys at Glorietta Activity Center in Makati while her last show here will be at the Alabang Town Center on May 11 (Sunday) at 6:00 pm.
Take advantage of the mileage that Vanessa Carlton offers the Filipino audience with her duly recognized creations applauded with a Grammy nomination for her single, "A Thousand Miles" as well as chart positions in Billboard and local radio and video charts during her reign.
Her songs also became residents of Hollywood's big screen. First, was the viral sing-along in White Chicks (2004) where the smash hit "A Thousand Miles" became the movie's humorous anthem for its unforgettable scenes with Latrell and one of the Wayans brothers. Next was the heartwarming, mood embedding ambiance that the theme song "Big Yellow Taxi" provided Two Weeks Notice starring Hugh Grant and Sandra Bullock.
Her latest album, Heroes & Thieves, contains 11 tracks of the unique Vanessa Carlton sound. For a sneak preview, keep your senses open for the release of her two new singles, "Nolita Fairytale" and "Hands On Me." Take advantage of this rare chance to take part in an event where the artist travels a thousand miles for her spectators to receive her sincerest offering of sound, music and utmost talent.
Watch Vanessa Carlton LIVE at the Ayala Malls this May and get your copies of Heroes & Thieves out now at your favorite record bars. This unique shopping experience with Vanessa Carlton LIVE at the Ayala Malls and the album Heroes and Thieves is brought to you by MCA Music Inc. and The Ayala Malls.