- Ian Tayao of the band "Queso" took to his live stream session as a gamer and talked about depression
- He couldn't help but cry as he talked about depression and how a simple tap on the shoulder can soothe the feelings of a depressed guy
- He was one of the closest friends of Jamir and he was really heartbroken over his friend's death
- He did not touch on the controversies that the band Slapshock has been hounded with but opted to discuss the mental health aspect of things, something that he said he has also gone through
Ian Tayao of the band Quezo, one of the closest friends of Jamir Garcia, and also a pioneer in the OPM metal scene.
"For the longest time, di pa ako nagsalita dahil ayaw kong pumagitna."
"Focus on the craft, not on the fools, not on the superficial things, kasi it can divert you sa isang bagay."
"Hindi para patunayan kung sino ang mas magaling. It's not about competition. We as musicians, notion po natin na kontribusyon ang lahat. Sunugan. Kasi kontribusyon yan eh."
He also discussed being good, and how a friend could help another in such bad times.
"Ang hirap lang din po kaibigan kasi yung outlet naputol."
"And yung fact na tatlo kaming sumusuntok nun eh."
"Mahirap talagang maging mabait sa mga panahon na 'to dahil maraming nagka-cloud sa atin mga kaibigan."
"Yung mga natitira please, let's be kind to each other. Kung di mo siya trip, layo."
Vladimir "Jamir" Salenga Garcia was the frontman of the band, Slapshock, which was first formed back in 1997. The members of the heavy metal band include Lee Nadela, Chi Evora, Lean Ansing, and Jerry Basco .
Jamir's partner, Sojina Crisostomo, went live and aired her feelings on the death of Jamir. She loved him so much and she was blaming unnamed individuals on the death of her partner.
The videos of Jamir with his family also went viral. They showed the happy times of the late singer with his family.
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