Ely Buendia rushed to hospital; Eraserheads reunion concert cut short

Ely still continued the reunion concert despite what happen to her mother on Thursday morning, this could be the big factor why Ely suffered from severe emotional stress that lead him rushed to hospital and the concert cut short.


MANILA, Philippines – The Eraserheads reunion concert on Saturday night at the Bonifacio Global City Open Field was cut short after lead singer Ely Buendia suffered severe emotional stress.

Buendia was rushed to an unknown hospital and his condition is not yet known.

“We regret to inform you that we have to cut the concert short. My brother had to be rushed to hospital because of emotional and physical stress he is experiencing,” said Buendia’s sister Lali to concert-goers.

The Erasherheads opened the concert at 8:15 p.m. with their hit song “Alipaap” and proceeded to play classics such as “Ligaya,” “Wag Mo Nang Itanong,” “Fruitcake,” among others.

More than 10 songs were played to eager fans at The Fort and around 9:30 p.m. the band took a break. Minutes later, Buendia’s sister went up to the stage to break the news about her brother.

UPDATE August 31, 2008: 1:26AM

Ely Buendia was rushed to Makati Medical Hospital and he was reported to be in stable condition.

Concert photos can be found here.
Thanks James, Great Shots, tumayo balahibo ko dahil sa picture mo, galeng galeng ng kuha :)

Get well soon Ely!

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  1. James 12 years ago

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