Photo: Mike Dizon, Myrene Academia, Raimund Marasigan, Diego Castillo, and Mong Alcaraz, known collectively as <S>andwich, pose as a plane divides the sky.
Depending on your preference, Sandwich can refer to two slices of bread with some meat or peanut butter in the middle, the Earl of Sandwich, or a band put up way back in 1998 by ex-Eraserheads drummer Raimund Marasigan and some friends from the outrageously-named band known as the Aga Muhlach Experience.
But just last Sunday, <S>andwich (the band, not the tasty snack) powered up the jingle for the new tv commercial for Smart Bro’s Plug It Prepaid, debuting on ASAP with a live in-studio performance.
Copiously adapted from their previous album’s hit single “Sugod”, Raimund, Myrene, Diego, Mike, and Mong bashed out the jingle dedicated to all the power and the glory of mobile broadband. Sam Milby and Toni Gonzaga are somewhere in there as well. (Hopefully this further contributes to the continued mainstream-ization of the mobile Internet!)
And here’s the video: