This week, California’s Peach Tree Rascals feel like they’re being interrogated by the FBI. Please just keep supporting because we are doing this for you. I was recently looking into the song "Mariposa" by Peach Tree Rascals, and noticed a lot of weird stuff. Isaac: For me personally, my favorite rapper of all time is Kendrick Lamar. Now we are here! Peach Tree Rascals. The unshakeable DIY spirit of the LA-based collective has seen them go from strength to strength – not just as a group, but as a family. Can you tell us about your creative and songwriting process? It just so happened that we started making music. So how do you manage to work together despite some differences in cultures? It also now has over 20 million streams. The tree produces pink flowers which have five petals and emerge in January and February. So, it feels more special now than it did before. I love Kanye West, Frank Ocean. Also, it was an hour or two before I worked and it took me four hours so I ended up being late for work for 2 hours. Fair ’nuff. Email Email Book This Artist. And the group happens to have a Filipino member: rapper-songwriter Joseph Barros. Find Peach Tree Rascals tour dates and concerts in your city. We started hanging out playing basketball and just doing scuba stuff. How has the Covid 19 pandemic affected and impacted you as an artists? Any dream collaborations or anyone you would like to collaborate with in the future? UTA Los Angeles. Peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree or shrub in the family Rosaceae grown for its edible fruit of the same name.The peach tree is relatively short with slender and and supple branches. It's early afternoon on a Friday, and the members of Peach Tree Rascals — Dominic Pizano, Issac Pech, Jorge Olazaba, Tarrek Abdel-Khaliq and Joseph Barros — have just woken up, scrambling to make it onto the Zoom call but cracking jokes the minute they connect. Photo: Jorge Olazaba. That started from nothing and do what you can with what you have has been in better than us when we were little. It all came organically. We formulated the plan to put them out. Then one day, I was just playing these chords and I heard this melody in my head which was the hook. The leaves are alternately arranged, slender and pointed. It fits us more now like we are more attached to it now like we did back then since we have grown with the name. It's the latest in a string of singles that have helped the band reach over 17 million streams on Spotify. Then we started forming the Peach Tree Rascals sound and once we had a certain amount of songs that we are comfortable releasing, we just put them out. We can’t wait to see you. Outside of North America, contact the agent(s) listed above. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Copyright © The Manila Times – All Rights Reserved. Why did you call your single “Mariposa”? The emotion potency is highly prevalent throughout the brief discography of the group, shining through even despite the variety of sonic styles. What’s your band called, mate? Have you ever experienced discrimination as an artist or because of your race? All songs accompanied by music videos and limited edition merchandise. The viral single, which translates to butterfly in Spanish, was born from the Pinoy rapper member’s penchant for playing guitar. Isaac: I mean, despite the differences in our cultures from back home, we all grew up in the same city, around the same people and the city we grew up in, there’s cultures that come from everywhere. Usually when we make songs, we’re not really aiming for a type of emotion, it’s just the chords and the vibe. But he’s choosing to look... SPECULATIONS continue to hover in the air as to the reason behind the much-vaunted breakup between Derek Ramsay and Andrea Torres. Orders of this item are expected to ship 5-7 business days from when the order is placed, regardless of shipping method chosen That is how it started. What is that immigrant mentality that comes through in the way you approach the project and your work ethic? Isaac: Inspiration comes from just about anything. If yes, how did you deal with it? They all meet at school and claim to be inspired from various artists including Kendrick Lamar and The Beatles. Socials: ptrmusic.co/follow Rascal Fan List: ptrmusic.co/mailer Merch: … By continuing to use this website without disabling cookies in your web browser, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. All songs and visuals done in house. The group is self funding by its own members, that have other jobs: "We are the Rascals que we do our best with the best we have, even though it's not too much.". Special thanks to the efforts of Janine Fenequito and Luigi Mallari of MCA Music for setting up this interview. “Fumari” is about wanting more from life, but eventually taking a step back and realizing what you were craving was right in front of you the whole time. When I heard the chords, the lyrics and the melodies, it reminded me of that special place. California collective Peach Tree Rascals - aka Dom, Isaac, Tarrek, Joseph, and Jorge - make irresistibly sunny pop bops perfect for jumping in the car and heading out on an adventure. We are gonna go on tour and travel and get to see our fans. Yeah, we are about to cook adobo tonight,” Barros said in an exclusive interview with the group when asked about his Filipino roots. Summa – [Peach Tree Rascals] Today on this fine Wednesday, we have a brand new fresh find that I’m sure will get you all excited. With each member handling different aspects of their work (Dom produces and mixes, Isaac, Tarrek, and Joseph rap and sing, while Jorge acts as creative director), the group blends alternative jazz, funk, and hip-hop into a sound inspired by Kendrick Lamar, Frank Ocean, the Beatles, and John Mayer. 27th March 2020. The Peach Tree Rascals were born in a ten-by-ten wooden shed in the backyard of the house Dom grew up in. ... what would the name for them be? The Bay Area collective make music that meets at the junction of alt-jazz, funk, hip-hop, and R&B. The masterminds behind Peach Tree Rascals (from left) Tarrek Abdel-Khaliq, Dominic Pizano, Issac Pech, Joseph Barros and Jorge Olazaba. If you haven’t heard of them, then consider today to be your lucky day! There’s not much more to life than music and family for me personally. Get concert tickets, news and RSVP to shows with Bandsintown. Having grown up with black friends, you witness that first hand. The 2019 single “Mariposa” from the group Peach Tree Rascals recently peaked at Number 1 on Spotify Philippines Viral 50 charts. The sun never sets for Peach Tree Rascals. Cheryl Paglierani. That was just how any friendship is. Caveat is referencing here Asian Americans ... Director Mac Alejandre is both happy and excited that "Tagpuan" was selected as one of the entries in the upcoming Metro Manila Film Festival... More than being a delightful media savvy herself, Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Atty. The peach (Prunus persica) is a deciduous tree native to the region of Northwest China between the Tarim Basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. Into the song `` Mariposa '' by Peach Tree Rascals Rascals are the latest news your., from any Spotify app on any device or platform the Covid 19 pandemic affected and impacted you as artist... 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