The much awaited concert of the Eraserheads was cut short when the lead vocalist Ely Buendia suffered chest pain.
The Eheads opened the concert at 8:15 p.m. with their hit song “Alapaap” 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
Around 9:30 p.m., the band took a 30-minute break. Forty minutes later, Buendia’s sister went up to the stage to break the sad news.
According to some fans, Buendia stopped playing his guitar in the middle of the reunion concert. They said the lead singer sat on the floor and bowed his head. Then the stage lights went out.
Ely was rushed to the Makati Medical Center, where he was reported to be in stable condition.