Modern Media Group Brings Rolling Stone to the Philippines

As MMGI’s third international title alongside Nylon Manila and Billboard Philippines, Rolling Stone elevates the lineup with its influential global perspective in music journalism and sociocultural commentary

Rolling Stone comes to the Philippines under a licensing agreement with Modern Media Group Inc. (MMGI).  Rolling Stone Philippines will join the ranks of internationally acclaimed magazine editions, including those in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia, among others. Published in 10 languages with a global audience of over 75 million, the world’s leading authority on music, film, TV, and culture continues to expand its reach even further with its 15th iteration.

This partnership also strengthens MMGI’s mission to redefine the industry with innovative narratives, technologies, and experiences. COO of MMGI, Anne Bernisca, highlighted, “Our goal is to maintain the magazine’s tradition reflecting global standards while also exploring fresh perspectives and voices of the Filipino.” 

Penetrating the Philippine market with a rich musical scene and vibrant cultural landscape, Rolling Stone Philippines will provide comprehensive coverage across music, entertainment, social issues, and pop culture, featuring exclusive interviews, in-depth articles, and captivating photography that spotlight both global icons and local talents.

“Rolling Stone has been a beacon of social, cultural, and musical commentary for over five decades. We’re excited to see how our audience will engage with Rolling Stone’s rich heritage and forward-thinking content,” shared CEO of AGC PHC, the parent company of MMGI, Archie G. Carrasco. 

As MMGI enters this bigger chapter, Bernisca noted that, “This expansion is more than just a growth strategy; it’s an opportunity to amplify diverse voices and stories that matter.” The establishment of Rolling Stone Philippines promises to be a significant move that will uncover new narratives waiting to be discovered.

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