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  • Kalani Pe'a releases new album

    Kalani Pe'a releases new album

    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:46:15 GMT

    Tonight, there will be a C-D Release Celebration at the Waikiki Aquarium's Ke Kani O Ke Kai Summer Concert Series. 

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    Tonight, there will be a C-D Release Celebration at the Waikiki Aquarium's Ke Kani O Ke Kai Summer Concert Series. 

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  • Kolohe Kai to perform at 'Summer Bash'

    Kolohe Kai to perform at 'Summer Bash'

    Friday, July 27 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-07-27 23:17:10 GMT

    They’re back! For the first time in over three years, chart toppers Kolohe Kai will be performing on Oahu. 

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    They’re back! For the first time in over three years, chart toppers Kolohe Kai will be performing on Oahu. 

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  • Opera featured at benefit concert for flood victims

    Opera featured at benefit concert for flood victims

    Wednesday, July 25 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-07-25 21:02:51 GMT

    Kilohana Methodist Church is raising funds to repair flood damage. There's a benefit Friday night at Aiea Korean United Methodist Church. Tonga-born Ta'u Pupu'a, who has family here, will sing opera arias at the benefit.  He's joined by his friends, soprano Julia Rolwing and pianist Mark Cogley...

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    Kilohana Methodist Church is raising funds to repair flood damage. There's a benefit Friday night at Aiea Korean United Methodist Church. Tonga-born Ta'u Pupu'a, who has family here, will sing opera arias at the benefit.  He's joined by his friends, soprano Julia Rolwing and pianist Mark Cogley...

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  • Langley Ukulele Ensemble to perform at Sheraton Waikiki

    Langley Ukulele Ensemble to perform at Sheraton Waikiki

    Thursday, July 12 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-07-12 21:30:28 GMT

    Returning to the Sheraton Waikiki for the 24th year, the Langley Ukulele Ensemble will be performing nightly at the Sheraton Waikiki from July 13th until the 19th...

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    Returning to the Sheraton Waikiki for the 24th year, the Langley Ukulele Ensemble will be performing nightly at the Sheraton Waikiki from July 13th until the 19th...

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  • Royal Hawaiian Center celebrating its 2nd Annual Steel Guitar Week

    Royal Hawaiian Center celebrating its 2nd Annual Steel Guitar Week

    Friday, July 6 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-07-06 20:46:41 GMT
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    The Royal Hawaiian Center will celebrate the unique sounds of Hawaiian music at its 2nd Annual Waikiki Steel Guitar Week from July 9 through 14, 2018. Presented in collaboration with the Hawai?i Institute for Music Enrichment and Learning Experiences (HIMELE), the weeklong celebration of the Hawaiian steel guitar...

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    The Royal Hawaiian Center will celebrate the unique sounds of Hawaiian music at its 2nd Annual Waikiki Steel Guitar Week from July 9 through 14, 2018. Presented in collaboration with the Hawai?i Institute for Music Enrichment and Learning Experiences (HIMELE), the weeklong celebration of the Hawaiian steel guitar...

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  • Legendary sumo wrestler Konishiki to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Legendary sumo wrestler Konishiki to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:05:38 GMT
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    Legendary sumo wrestler Konishiki is back home in Hawaii. He's in town helping his dad celebrated his 85th birthday and his two nephews' graduations from from high school. 

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    Legendary sumo wrestler Konishiki is back home in Hawaii. He's in town helping his dad celebrated his 85th birthday and his two nephews' graduations from from high school. 

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  • Tickets on sale for Henry Kapono and Friends' 3rd concert

    Tickets on sale for Henry Kapono and Friends' 3rd concert

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:01:35 GMT
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    Time to buy tickets. Henry Kapono is getting ready to entertain at the 3rd annual Henry Kapono & FRIENDS concert at the Waikiki Shell on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Tickets are now on sale at ticketmaster.com. Henry performed live on Sunrise to celebrate and to promote the occasion.  Here are some of the people in the line-up so far:  Kalapana Jerry Santos of Olomana Keola Beamer Robert Cazimero Na Leo Pilimehana John Cruz Brother Noland Robi Kahakalau Alx ...More >>
    Time to buy tickets. Henry Kapono is getting ready to entertain at the 3rd annual Henry Kapono & FRIENDS concert at the Waikiki Shell on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Tickets are now on sale at ticketmaster.com. Henry performed live on Sunrise to celebrate and to promote the occasion.  Here are some of the people in the line-up so far:  Kalapana Jerry Santos of Olomana Keola Beamer Robert Cazimero Na Leo Pilimehana John Cruz Brother Noland Robi Kahakalau Alx ...More >>
  • Multiple Award Winner Nathan Aweau Releases New Album

    Multiple Award Winner Nathan Aweau Releases New Album

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:43:29 GMT
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    Three-time Male Vocalist of the Year and winner of well over a dozen Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawai'i's GRAMMY® Award), Nathan Aweau has released his 6th solo album, Mau Loa. Filled primarily with slower, sentimental songs, the album also contains a light-hearted song about the town of Ewa...

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    Three-time Male Vocalist of the Year and winner of well over a dozen Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawai'i's GRAMMY® Award), Nathan Aweau has released his 6th solo album, Mau Loa. Filled primarily with slower, sentimental songs, the album also contains a light-hearted song about the town of Ewa...

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  • Sea Life Park celebrates its last concert of the Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series

    Sea Life Park celebrates its last concert of the Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:10:20 GMT
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    Sea Life Park Hawai’i announces an exciting new season of its Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series for 2018. The stellar three-concert lineup will showcase celebrated local musicians and the beauty of the Makapu`u Meadows, with Saturday shows set for April 14, May 12 and June 9.   “We’re delighted...

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    Sea Life Park Hawai’i announces an exciting new season of its Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series for 2018. The stellar three-concert lineup will showcase celebrated local musicians and the beauty of the Makapu`u Meadows, with Saturday shows set for April 14, May 12 and June 9.   “We’re delighted...

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  • Damien student yodels on Sunrise

    Damien student yodels on Sunrise

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:05:59 GMT
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    Damien Memorial School student Gabriel Somera is a talented musician and singer, winning awards at the 2016 and 2017 Brown Bags to Stardom Competitions.

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    Damien Memorial School student Gabriel Somera is a talented musician and singer, winning awards at the 2016 and 2017 Brown Bags to Stardom Competitions.

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  • Hawaiian artist Napua Greig wins big at Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    Hawaiian artist Napua Greig wins big at Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:29:03 GMT
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    Napua Greig added more Na Hoku Hanohano awards to her mantle. The Maui musician and kumu hula joined us on Sunrise after her big win.

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    Napua Greig added more Na Hoku Hanohano awards to her mantle. The Maui musician and kumu hula joined us on Sunrise after her big win.

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Halemanu

    Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Halemanu

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:46:13 GMT

    After being behind the scenes working on projects for Oprah Winfrey, Willie Nelson, members of Aerosmith, and others, Maui's Halemanu has released his new album, So the Story Goes. Since its release in January 2018, his album has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards—Island Music Album...

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    After being behind the scenes working on projects for Oprah Winfrey, Willie Nelson, members of Aerosmith, and others, Maui's Halemanu has released his new album, So the Story Goes. Since its release in January 2018, his album has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards—Island Music Album...

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Evan Khay

    Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Evan Khay

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:49:33 GMT
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    The Na Hoku Hanohano Awards today announced the star-studded lineup scheduled to take the stage, celebrating the best in island music. The 41st Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, which takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Hawai’i Convention Center will feature the biggest lineup of performances...

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    The Na Hoku Hanohano Awards today announced the star-studded lineup scheduled to take the stage, celebrating the best in island music. The 41st Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, which takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Hawai’i Convention Center will feature the biggest lineup of performances...

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  • Joint Military Concert to give taste of music from different military bands

    Joint Military Concert to give taste of music from different military bands

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:08:54 GMT
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    The Joint Military Concert is coming up soon. The concert is free and open to the public, but guests will still need a ticket for admission. 

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    The Joint Military Concert is coming up soon. The concert is free and open to the public, but guests will still need a ticket for admission. 

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  • Jazz band Hiroshima playing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Jazz band Hiroshima playing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, April 27 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-27 21:12:16 GMT
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    Jazz band Hiroshima is performing at the Blue Note in Waikiki on Friday and Saturday night. 

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    Jazz band Hiroshima is performing at the Blue Note in Waikiki on Friday and Saturday night. 

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  • Rock-A-Hula spotlights local talent with new show lineup

    Rock-A-Hula spotlights local talent with new show lineup

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-04-27 20:59:11 GMT
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    Homegrown talent will take center stage at Waikiki’s biggest show as Hawaii breakout recording artist, Hirie, joins the Rock-a-Hula show for a limited run starting on April 1, 2018. “Since launching our show nearly seven years ago, we’ve always aimed to incorporate and pay tribute to Hawaii’s rich musical...

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    Homegrown talent will take center stage at Waikiki’s biggest show as Hawaii breakout recording artist, Hirie, joins the Rock-a-Hula show for a limited run starting on April 1, 2018. “Since launching our show nearly seven years ago, we’ve always aimed to incorporate and pay tribute to Hawaii’s rich musical...

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  • Kanikapila o Mahina at the Waikalua Loko Fishpond in Kaneohe

    Kanikapila o Mahina at the Waikalua Loko Fishpond in Kaneohe

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-04-27 20:47:24 GMT
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    The Pacific American Foundation presents an evening of Mele, Ohana, and Aloha on the grassy lawn of the Waikalua Loko I’a.  The concert is a benefit for the preservation of Cultural Education and Stewardship of the fishpond. The event will feature Brother Noland, Keale, Don Kaulia, and many more...

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    The Pacific American Foundation presents an evening of Mele, Ohana, and Aloha on the grassy lawn of the Waikalua Loko I’a.  The concert is a benefit for the preservation of Cultural Education and Stewardship of the fishpond. The event will feature Brother Noland, Keale, Don Kaulia, and many more...

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  • Sustainable Coastlines hosts big beach cleanup and festival in Waimanalo

    Sustainable Coastlines hosts big beach cleanup and festival in Waimanalo

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:55:08 GMT

    Growing up in Hawaii we are taught from our kupuna, from our elders, what our kuleana is, and when it's time to step up and take care of our responsibilities, and that time is now, especially with Earth Day. 

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    Growing up in Hawaii we are taught from our kupuna, from our elders, what our kuleana is, and when it's time to step up and take care of our responsibilities, and that time is now, especially with Earth Day. 

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  • Makana live at Blue Note Hawaii

    Makana live at Blue Note Hawaii

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:58:11 GMT
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    Award winning local musician Makana will be performing at the Blue Note Hawaii on Tuesday APril 24th at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.  Joining him in this performance is award-winning Hawaiian Puerto Rican percussionist and pioneer of Exotica music, Lopaka Colon. Makana is a master of the beautiful and rare art...

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    Award winning local musician Makana will be performing at the Blue Note Hawaii on Tuesday APril 24th at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.  Joining him in this performance is award-winning Hawaiian Puerto Rican percussionist and pioneer of Exotica music, Lopaka Colon. Makana is a master of the beautiful and rare art...

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  • Honokaa Jazz Band celebrates National Jazz Appreciation Month with Oahu tour

    Honokaa Jazz Band celebrates National Jazz Appreciation Month with Oahu tour

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:48:00 GMT
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    The Grammy-winning Honokaa Jazz Band is celebrating National Jazz Appreciation Month with their 22nd Big City Jazz Tour of Oahu.

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    The Grammy-winning Honokaa Jazz Band is celebrating National Jazz Appreciation Month with their 22nd Big City Jazz Tour of Oahu.

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  • The Green to play at FM 100's Birthday Bash

    The Green to play at FM 100's Birthday Bash

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:05:14 GMT
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    The Green has been at the top of the Billboard charts and all over the world. But they're back in Hawaii for a few shows starting this Friday at the FM100 Birthday Bash...

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    The Green has been at the top of the Billboard charts and all over the world. But they're back in Hawaii for a few shows starting this Friday at the FM100 Birthday Bash...

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  • Blue Note to host Blayne Asing, Alex Kawakami

    Blue Note to host Blayne Asing, Alex Kawakami

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:43:31 GMT

    Na Hoku Hanohano Award winner Blayne Asing alongside Alex Kawakami will perform at Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki.  

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    Na Hoku Hanohano Award winner Blayne Asing alongside Alex Kawakami will perform at Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki.  

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  • Tony-nominated Loretta Ables Sayre to celebrate 60th birthday at Blue Note Hawaii

    Tony-nominated Loretta Ables Sayre to celebrate 60th birthday at Blue Note Hawaii

    Thursday, March 29 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-03-29 20:47:33 GMT

    Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre will celebrate her 60th birthday at Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki on April 1 [her actual birthday] with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre’s performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta...

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    Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre will celebrate her 60th birthday at Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki on April 1 [her actual birthday] with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre’s performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta...

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  • 4-time Grammy nominee Boney James performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    4-time Grammy nominee Boney James performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, March 23 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-03-23 20:50:13 GMT
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    Four-time Grammy nominee Boney James is in Hawaii. 

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    Four-time Grammy nominee Boney James is in Hawaii. 

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  • Principal Pops conductor returns to Honolulu to share stage with Hawaii Symphony Orchestra

    Principal Pops conductor returns to Honolulu to share stage with Hawaii Symphony Orchestra

    Friday, March 9 2018 4:39 PM EST2018-03-09 21:39:49 GMT

    For more than a decade, Matt Catingub was the Principal Pops Conductor with the Honolulu Symphony. 

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    For more than a decade, Matt Catingub was the Principal Pops Conductor with the Honolulu Symphony. 

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  • Earl Klugh performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Earl Klugh performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, March 9 2018 3:32 PM EST2018-03-09 20:32:06 GMT
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    Grammy award winning guitar virtuoso Earl Klugh is performing at the Blue Note Hawaii.  He's been influenced by music from Spain, Brazil, Argentina...

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    Grammy award winning guitar virtuoso Earl Klugh is performing at the Blue Note Hawaii.  He's been influenced by music from Spain, Brazil, Argentina...

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  • City Boys release first single 'This Girl'

    City Boys release first single 'This Girl'

    Friday, March 2 2018 4:14 PM EST2018-03-02 21:14:26 GMT
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    Puka Tatupu, Ulima "Brandon" Luamanu and Salesi Fifita-Atkins are an up-and-coming band called the City Boys. 

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    Puka Tatupu, Ulima "Brandon" Luamanu and Salesi Fifita-Atkins are an up-and-coming band called the City Boys. 

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  • This year's theme is super hero... so make sure you dress as your favorite super hero.

    Dress up as your favorite super hero in this year's Walk for Wishes

    Dress up as your favorite super hero in this year's Walk for Wishes

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 4:48 PM EST2018-02-27 21:48:18 GMT

    At 8:30 a.m. on March 4, the 2nd Annual Walk-For-Wishes presented by Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach will take place in Waikiki. 

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    At 8:30 a.m. on March 4, the 2nd Annual Walk-For-Wishes presented by Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach will take place in Waikiki. 

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  • Kamehameha Schools celebrates 93rd annual Hoolaulea

    Kamehameha Schools celebrates 93rd annual Hoolaulea

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-19 21:06:33 GMT

    The 93rd Annual Ho‘olaule‘a at Kamehameha is a family-friendly, cultural celebration on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 8:30-4:00pm. 

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    The 93rd Annual Ho‘olaule‘a at Kamehameha is a family-friendly, cultural celebration on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 8:30-4:00pm. 

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  • Valentine's Day with Martin Nievera

    Valentine's Day with Martin Nievera

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-02-14 21:13:59 GMT

    They call him the concert king of the Philippines.

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    They call him the concert king of the Philippines.

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  • 2018 Valentine's Day Concert: Josh Tatofi

    2018 Valentine's Day Concert: Josh Tatofi

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:00 PM EST2018-02-13 23:00:01 GMT

    The Grammy nominated artist will be performing Friday night at the Pomaika'i Ballrooms.

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    The Grammy nominated artist will be performing Friday night at the Pomaika'i Ballrooms.

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  • 30th Ho'omau Concert This Saturday Night

    30th Ho'omau Concert This Saturday Night

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:45 PM EST2018-02-13 22:45:30 GMT

    Local musicians are all coming together for the Hoomau Oahu Concert.    This is the 30th year of the event.. which benefits Hawaiian Language immersion schools across Oahu.       It'll be Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Bishop Museum. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets are 20 dollars through online presale or 25 dollars at the door. Kupuna 65 and up and Keiki 12 and under are free.       Jerry Santos, Pomaikai Lyman, Sudden Rush, and students...

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    Local musicians are all coming together for the Hoomau Oahu Concert.    This is the 30th year of the event.. which benefits Hawaiian Language immersion schools across Oahu.       It'll be Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Bishop Museum. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets are 20 dollars through online presale or 25 dollars at the door. Kupuna 65 and up and Keiki 12 and under are free.       Jerry Santos, Pomaikai Lyman, Sudden Rush, and students...

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  • Pahoa Wellness Fair

    Pahoa Wellness Fair

    Monday, February 5 2018 3:49 PM EST2018-02-05 20:49:18 GMT

    To celebrate Health and Wellness for the Puna Community, the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) awarded Pahoa Schools Support Foundation a grant to hold its 1st Annual Pahoa Complex Schools Health and Wellness Event. This event will include prize giveaways, health booths, Makahiki games, a 5K Fun Run...

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    To celebrate Health and Wellness for the Puna Community, the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) awarded Pahoa Schools Support Foundation a grant to hold its 1st Annual Pahoa Complex Schools Health and Wellness Event. This event will include prize giveaways, health booths, Makahiki games, a 5K Fun Run...

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  • Blue Note Hawaii Second Anniversary with Chris Botti

    Blue Note Hawaii Second Anniversary with Chris Botti

    Thursday, February 1 2018 2:51 PM EST2018-02-01 19:51:58 GMT
    Trumpeter Chris Botti is a major artist in his own right. Performing worldwide and selling more than three million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Impressions, GRAMMY® Award-Winning trumpeter Chris Botti’s new Sony CD, is the latest in a stellar parade of albums — starting with 2004’s When I Fall In Love and continuing with To Love Again, Italia and the CD/DVD Chris Botti I...More >>
    Trumpeter Chris Botti is a major artist in his own right. Performing worldwide and selling more than three million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Impressions, GRAMMY® Award-Winning trumpeter Chris Botti’s new Sony CD, is the latest in a stellar parade of albums — starting with 2004’s When I Fall In Love and continuing with To Love Again, Italia and the CD/DVD Chris Botti I...More >>
  • Fresh off debut album release, Hawaii artist Evan Khay to perform at Blue Note

    Fresh off debut album release, Hawaii artist Evan Khay to perform at Blue Note

    Monday, January 22 2018 4:47 PM EST2018-01-22 21:47:05 GMT

    Hawaii musician Evan Khay joined us on Sunrise. His debut release called "Retrograde" is available now in stores and online. 

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    Hawaii musician Evan Khay joined us on Sunrise. His debut release called "Retrograde" is available now in stores and online. 

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  • Reggae band Natural Vibrations reunites for special mahalo tour

    Reggae band Natural Vibrations reunites for special mahalo tour

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-01-17 22:08:48 GMT

    Natural Vibrations has been playing music for 17 years and are Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners, thrilling music fans with their Contemporary and Reggae music.  

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    Natural Vibrations has been playing music for 17 years and are Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners, thrilling music fans with their Contemporary and Reggae music.  

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  • Chief’s Luau is headed West with a permanent home at Wet’n’Wild

    Chief’s Luau is headed West with a permanent home at Wet’n’Wild

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-01-12 19:56:32 GMT

    Ranked as one of the Top 10 Best Amusements/Water Parks in the nation by the Travel Channel, Wet‘n’Wild Hawaii today announced that Chief’s Luau has voyaged west to make its permanent home at the waterpark, and will celebrate their grand opening on Tuesday, January 9. “We are truly thrilled...

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    Ranked as one of the Top 10 Best Amusements/Water Parks in the nation by the Travel Channel, Wet‘n’Wild Hawaii today announced that Chief’s Luau has voyaged west to make its permanent home at the waterpark, and will celebrate their grand opening on Tuesday, January 9. “We are truly thrilled...

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  • Fry Street Quartet to serenade audiences at Aloha Tower

    Fry Street Quartet to serenade audiences at Aloha Tower

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-01-09 21:13:25 GMT

    The Hawaii Opera Theatre continues its 2017-2018 opera season with a performance from the Fry Street Quartet.  

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    The Hawaii Opera Theatre continues its 2017-2018 opera season with a performance from the Fry Street Quartet.  

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  • Grammy award-winning group Ozomatli performs on Sunrise

    Grammy award-winning group Ozomatli performs on Sunrise

    Tuesday, January 2 2018 3:35 PM EST2018-01-02 20:35:08 GMT

    Our next guests are Grammy Award Winners and have been entertainment audiences for 23-years. 

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    Our next guests are Grammy Award Winners and have been entertainment audiences for 23-years. 

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  • Kenny G to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Kenny G to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, December 29 2017 4:06 PM EST2017-12-29 21:06:35 GMT

    Kenny G is performing at Blue Note Hawaii.

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    Kenny G is performing at Blue Note Hawaii.

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  • Henry Kapono to perform at Waikiki New Year's Eve dinner

    Henry Kapono to perform at Waikiki New Year's Eve dinner

    Thursday, December 28 2017 3:31 PM EST2017-12-28 20:31:00 GMT

    Hilton Hawaiian Village has a New Year’s Eve dinner, 7 to 11 p.m. on the Great Lawn. 

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    Hilton Hawaiian Village has a New Year’s Eve dinner, 7 to 11 p.m. on the Great Lawn. 

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  • Dionne Warwick celebrates 77th birthday in Hawaii

    Dionne Warwick celebrates 77th birthday in Hawaii

    Monday, December 18 2017 3:16 PM EST2017-12-18 20:16:48 GMT

    The legendary singer and Grammy winner Dionne Warwick visited the set of Sunrise. She celebrated her 77th birthday in Hawaii just recently. She did so by giving back. She held a fundraiser at the Kahala Hotel and Resort in order to raise funds for the American Renaissance Academy, a performing arts high school in Kapolei. Warwick told Grace Lee that she was very impressed with the students on that campus as well as their level of talent. 

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    The legendary singer and Grammy winner Dionne Warwick visited the set of Sunrise. She celebrated her 77th birthday in Hawaii just recently. She did so by giving back. She held a fundraiser at the Kahala Hotel and Resort in order to raise funds for the American Renaissance Academy, a performing arts high school in Kapolei. Warwick told Grace Lee that she was very impressed with the students on that campus as well as their level of talent. 

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  • Sunrise Christmas Concert Series: Anuhea

    Sunrise Christmas Concert Series: Anuhea

    Monday, December 18 2017 3:10 PM EST2017-12-18 20:10:25 GMT

    With a delicate balance of fragility, strength and sass, Hawaiian born singer/songwriter Anuhea blends engaging lyrics, acoustic soul, pop, rap and reggae into a style that has earned her a reputation as Hawaii's #1 female artist. Anuhea's signature guitar rhythms, sultry vocals and honest songwriting...

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    With a delicate balance of fragility, strength and sass, Hawaiian born singer/songwriter Anuhea blends engaging lyrics, acoustic soul, pop, rap and reggae into a style that has earned her a reputation as Hawaii's #1 female artist. Anuhea's signature guitar rhythms, sultry vocals and honest songwriting...

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  • Sunrise Christmas Concert Series: Ron Artis II & Thunderstorm

    Sunrise Christmas Concert Series: Ron Artis II & Thunderstorm

    Friday, December 15 2017 5:12 PM EST2017-12-15 22:12:04 GMT

    Our Christmas concert series continue this morning with Ron Artis the second and his brother Thunderstorm. 

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    Our Christmas concert series continue this morning with Ron Artis the second and his brother Thunderstorm. 

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  • APaulo Music Productions presents A Special Christmas Concert – Legends and Legacies

    APaulo Music Productions presents A Special Christmas Concert – Legends and Legacies

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 3:17 PM EST2017-12-13 20:17:49 GMT

    Apaulo Music Productions (Michael Paulo – Owner/Producer) presents a Christmas Concert featuring Danny Kaleikini, Rene Paulo, Melveen Leed, Michael Paulo, Nicholas Kaleikini and special guests Kathy Paulo-Hirai, Al Waterson, Kaylee Shimizu, Rene Paulo, Jr. and Bruce Hamada, Jr. on Saturday...

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    Apaulo Music Productions (Michael Paulo – Owner/Producer) presents a Christmas Concert featuring Danny Kaleikini, Rene Paulo, Melveen Leed, Michael Paulo, Nicholas Kaleikini and special guests Kathy Paulo-Hirai, Al Waterson, Kaylee Shimizu, Rene Paulo, Jr. and Bruce Hamada, Jr. on Saturday...

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  • Ben and Maila's 4th Annual Happy Hawaiian Christmas Concert

    Ben and Maila's 4th Annual Happy Hawaiian Christmas Concert

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 2:59 PM EST2017-12-06 19:59:21 GMT

    Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners, Ben and Maila, are having their 4th annual Happy Hawaiian Christmas concert at the Ala Moana Hotel on Sunday, December 10 at 5pm...

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    Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners, Ben and Maila, are having their 4th annual Happy Hawaiian Christmas concert at the Ala Moana Hotel on Sunday, December 10 at 5pm...

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  • La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls holiday concert

    La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls holiday concert

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 2:33 PM EST2017-11-28 19:33:14 GMT

    The La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls Select Choir goes on a community tour of private and public performances every Holiday Season. 

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    The La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls Select Choir goes on a community tour of private and public performances every Holiday Season. 

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  • Ron Artis II continues tour at Blue Note Hawaii

    Ron Artis II continues tour at Blue Note Hawaii

    Monday, November 27 2017 1:58 PM EST2017-11-27 18:58:50 GMT

    Hawaiian Recording artist Ron Artis II continues his tour at Blue Note Hawaii with an upcoming concert on Nov. 29.  

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    Hawaiian Recording artist Ron Artis II continues his tour at Blue Note Hawaii with an upcoming concert on Nov. 29.  

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  • Blue Note Hawaii presents Anuhea & Friends

    Blue Note Hawaii presents Anuhea & Friends

    Friday, November 24 2017 3:14 PM EST2017-11-24 20:14:58 GMT

    With a delicate balance of fragility, strength and sass, Hawaiian born singer/songwriter Anuhea blends engaging lyrics, acoustic soul, pop, rap and reggae into a style that has earned her a reputation as Hawaii's #1 female artist. Anuhea's signature guitar rhythms, sultry vocals and honest songwriting...

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    With a delicate balance of fragility, strength and sass, Hawaiian born singer/songwriter Anuhea blends engaging lyrics, acoustic soul, pop, rap and reggae into a style that has earned her a reputation as Hawaii's #1 female artist. Anuhea's signature guitar rhythms, sultry vocals and honest songwriting...

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  • Amy Hanaialii to join Hawaii Symphony Orchestra for special holiday concert

    Amy Hanaialii to join Hawaii Symphony Orchestra for special holiday concert

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 7:07 PM EST2017-11-23 00:07:29 GMT

    Na Hoku Hanohano award winning musician Amy Hanaialii is joining the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops concerts on Dec. 9.

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    Na Hoku Hanohano award winning musician Amy Hanaialii is joining the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops concerts on Dec. 9.

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  • Blue Note presents the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet

    Blue Note presents the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 3:06 PM EST2017-11-08 20:06:48 GMT

    Delfeayo Marsalis is one of the top trombonist , composers and producers in jazz today. Known for his “technical excellence, inventive mind and frequent touches of humor…” (Leonard Feather, Los Angeles Times), he is “…one of the best, most imaginative and musical of the trombonists of his generation...

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    Delfeayo Marsalis is one of the top trombonist , composers and producers in jazz today. Known for his “technical excellence, inventive mind and frequent touches of humor…” (Leonard Feather, Los Angeles Times), he is “…one of the best, most imaginative and musical of the trombonists of his generation...

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  • Tony-nominated Loretta Ables Sayre returns to Blue Note Hawaii

    Tony-nominated Loretta Ables Sayre returns to Blue Note Hawaii

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 3:51 PM EST2017-11-07 20:51:02 GMT

    Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre is scheduled to return to Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki on Nov. 15 with shows at 6:30 p.m.and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre’s performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta will be Hawaii-based musicians...

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    Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre is scheduled to return to Blue Note Hawaii in Waikiki on Nov. 15 with shows at 6:30 p.m.and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre’s performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta will be Hawaii-based musicians...

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  • Kapena's new album "Palena Ole"

    Kapena's new album "Palena Ole"

    Friday, November 3 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-11-03 18:35:31 GMT
    Kapena's new album "Palena Ole" is now available on iTunes. The CD release concert will be held on Nov. 10 at the Hawaii Theatre. For more information, click here. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    Kapena's new album "Palena Ole" is now available on iTunes. The CD release concert will be held on Nov. 10 at the Hawaii Theatre. For more information, click here. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, Hawaii Youth Symphony to play together in upcoming concert

    Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, Hawaii Youth Symphony to play together in upcoming concert

    Monday, October 30 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-10-30 21:50:44 GMT

    On Thursday evening, the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra and the Hawaii Youth Symphony will play side by side at the Blaisdell Concert Hall. 

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    On Thursday evening, the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra and the Hawaii Youth Symphony will play side by side at the Blaisdell Concert Hall. 

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  • Musician Kris Fuchigami hosts 5th annual ukulele contest in Hilo

    Musician Kris Fuchigami hosts 5th annual ukulele contest in Hilo

    Monday, October 30 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-10-30 21:09:08 GMT

    Big Island musician Kris Fuchigami  is hosting his fifth annual ukulele contest in Hilo. 

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    Big Island musician Kris Fuchigami  is hosting his fifth annual ukulele contest in Hilo. 

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  • Raiatea Helm to sing in new style at Blue Note Hawaii

    Raiatea Helm to sing in new style at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, October 27 2017 4:27 PM EDT2017-10-27 20:27:36 GMT

    Grammy-nominated artist and Na Hoku Hano Hanohano award winner Raiatea Helm is making a bold new move: She's changing her sound and rebranding her music to traditional Hawaiian swing. 

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    Grammy-nominated artist and Na Hoku Hano Hanohano award winner Raiatea Helm is making a bold new move: She's changing her sound and rebranding her music to traditional Hawaiian swing. 

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  • Paula Fuga and Friends pay tribute to Aretha Franklin at Blue Note Hawaii

    Paula Fuga and Friends pay tribute to Aretha Franklin at Blue Note Hawaii

    Thursday, October 19 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-10-19 20:43:13 GMT

    Praised for her originality in song composition and ability to stir the deepest emotions with spellbinding and soulful vocals, Paula Fuga has established herself as one of Hawai’i’s most respected live performers. Paula pays tribute to the first lady of soul Aretha Franklin with Mike Lewis and friends. Paula Fuga...

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    Praised for her originality in song composition and ability to stir the deepest emotions with spellbinding and soulful vocals, Paula Fuga has established herself as one of Hawai’i’s most respected live performers. Paula pays tribute to the first lady of soul Aretha Franklin with Mike Lewis and friends. Paula Fuga...

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  • Maryknoll celebrates 90th anniversary with paina

    Maryknoll celebrates 90th anniversary with paina

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-10-17 21:25:12 GMT

    Maryknoll School is celebrating its 90th anniversary with a paina. It will be held this Saturday. 

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    Maryknoll School is celebrating its 90th anniversary with a paina. It will be held this Saturday. 

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  • Landon McNamara performs on Sunrise

    Landon McNamara performs on Sunrise

    Monday, October 16 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-10-16 21:31:40 GMT

    Landon McNamara is probably best known as a professional surfer, but he's also making waves as a singer.  

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    Landon McNamara is probably best known as a professional surfer, but he's also making waves as a singer.  

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  • Hawaiian musicians, halau to commemorate 100 years since Queen Liliuokalani's death

    Hawaiian musicians, halau to commemorate 100 years since Queen Liliuokalani's death

    Friday, October 6 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-10-06 21:35:16 GMT

    In honor of 100 years since Queen's Liliuokalani's death, local musicians and halau are gathering for a celebration called Ho'ohali'ali'a.

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    In honor of 100 years since Queen's Liliuokalani's death, local musicians and halau are gathering for a celebration called Ho'ohali'ali'a.

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  • Kamau Pono Concert showcases rare Hawaiian art forms

    Kamau Pono Concert showcases rare Hawaiian art forms

    Thursday, October 5 2017 4:33 PM EDT2017-10-05 20:33:17 GMT

    After a two-year break, the highly anticipated Kamau Pono concert returns for “Iwakalua”: an evening celebrating 20 years of hula, family, and tradition. 

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    After a two-year break, the highly anticipated Kamau Pono concert returns for “Iwakalua”: an evening celebrating 20 years of hula, family, and tradition. 

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  • Damon Elliott, Dionne Warwick release 'The World Needs Love' in wake of Vegas tragedy

    Damon Elliott, Dionne Warwick release 'The World Needs Love' in wake of Vegas tragedy

    Thursday, October 5 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-10-05 20:32:04 GMT

    Jason Lent and Damon Elliott, co-founders of AMBLVD Records, proudly announce the release of “The World Needs Love,” a new re-mix featuring Grammy award-winning producer/composer, Nomad, and multiple Grammy award-winning artist, Dionne Warwick. The re-mix, inspired by Warwick’s hit...

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    Jason Lent and Damon Elliott, co-founders of AMBLVD Records, proudly announce the release of “The World Needs Love,” a new re-mix featuring Grammy award-winning producer/composer, Nomad, and multiple Grammy award-winning artist, Dionne Warwick. The re-mix, inspired by Warwick’s hit...

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  • 2017 Grammy winner Kalani Pe’a, to sing at Blue Note Hawaii

    2017 Grammy winner Kalani Pe’a, to sing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, September 29 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-09-29 20:29:34 GMT

    2017 Grammy Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter Kalani Pe’a will perform two shows at Blue Note Hawaii in the heart of Waikiki on Sunday October 1st 2017. The first show is at 6:30pm and second show is at 9:00pm. Tickets are available at bluenotehawaii.com. Kalani Pe’a released his debut album...

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    2017 Grammy Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter Kalani Pe’a will perform two shows at Blue Note Hawaii in the heart of Waikiki on Sunday October 1st 2017. The first show is at 6:30pm and second show is at 9:00pm. Tickets are available at bluenotehawaii.com. Kalani Pe’a released his debut album...

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  • Original Ghostbusters singer to perform at smooth jazz concert

    Original Ghostbusters singer to perform at smooth jazz concert

    Thursday, September 28 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-09-28 21:37:34 GMT

    Apaulo Music Productions presents a Smooth Jazz Concert featuring the most well-known trumpet player in the U.S. – Rick Braun, Grammy Award Winning Guitarist and Songwriter – Ray Parker, Jr. and Saxophonist Extraordinaire – Michael Paulo with an Allstar Band on Saturday, September 30, 2017...

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    Apaulo Music Productions presents a Smooth Jazz Concert featuring the most well-known trumpet player in the U.S. – Rick Braun, Grammy Award Winning Guitarist and Songwriter – Ray Parker, Jr. and Saxophonist Extraordinaire – Michael Paulo with an Allstar Band on Saturday, September 30, 2017...

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  • Island Style – ‘Oiwi E Video Release

    Island Style – ‘Oiwi E Video Release

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:53:55 GMT

    Mana Maoli?s latest ?Song Across Hawai?i’ is a massive collaboration of 1,000 Hawaiian Charter School youth and dozens of ?Mana Mele Collective’ artists filmed and recorded live across many locations. The video will be released online on Mon Sept 25, 2017 8:08am on Mana Maoli?s Facebook page, YouTube...

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    Mana Maoli?s latest ?Song Across Hawai?i’ is a massive collaboration of 1,000 Hawaiian Charter School youth and dozens of ?Mana Mele Collective’ artists filmed and recorded live across many locations. The video will be released online on Mon Sept 25, 2017 8:08am on Mana Maoli?s Facebook page, YouTube...

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  • Henry Kapono, Keola Beamer to join forces at Blue Note Hawaii

    Henry Kapono, Keola Beamer to join forces at Blue Note Hawaii

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-09-13 22:00:59 GMT

    Keola Beamer is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note Hawaii for the final performance in his "Artist to Artist" Series.

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    Keola Beamer is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note Hawaii for the final performance in his "Artist to Artist" Series.

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  • Sunset Jazz concert to celebrate legacy of Ella Fitzgerald

    Sunset Jazz concert to celebrate legacy of Ella Fitzgerald

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:36:01 GMT

    Enjoy an evening of great jazz on the slopes of Diamond Head as we celebrate the musical styling of jazz legend, Ella Fitzgerald!  La Pietra School for Girls will be having their Sunset Jazz concert on Sunday September 17th at 5:30 p.m. on La Pietra's Great Lawn. You’ll be treated to a night of wonderful jazz...

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    Enjoy an evening of great jazz on the slopes of Diamond Head as we celebrate the musical styling of jazz legend, Ella Fitzgerald!  La Pietra School for Girls will be having their Sunset Jazz concert on Sunday September 17th at 5:30 p.m. on La Pietra's Great Lawn. You’ll be treated to a night of wonderful jazz...

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  • New York stage actress/singer comes home to star in local production of The King and I

    New York stage actress/singer comes home to star in local production of The King and I

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-09-06 19:56:13 GMT

    The I’m A Bright Kid Foundation is excited to announce its production of the award-winning Broadway hit, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I. The production opens on Sept. 8th and runs through Oct. 1st at the Paliku Theatre on the campus of Windward Community College in Kane‘ohe...

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    The I’m A Bright Kid Foundation is excited to announce its production of the award-winning Broadway hit, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I. The production opens on Sept. 8th and runs through Oct. 1st at the Paliku Theatre on the campus of Windward Community College in Kane‘ohe...

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  • Creative Lab Hawaii Hosts 2nd Annual Music Immersive

    Creative Lab Hawaii Hosts 2nd Annual Music Immersive

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-09-05 20:57:35 GMT

    Opening new revenue and creativity channels for Hawaii’s musicians, Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) is proud to announce eleven finalists for its annual Music Immersive program that pairs up songwriters with professionals in the entertainment industry. Selected from both established and promising songwriter applicants...

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    Opening new revenue and creativity channels for Hawaii’s musicians, Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) is proud to announce eleven finalists for its annual Music Immersive program that pairs up songwriters with professionals in the entertainment industry. Selected from both established and promising songwriter applicants...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Kapena

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Kapena

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:43:16 GMT

    Kapena, considered to be one of Hawaii’s premier island bands has more than 20 Island Music CD’s to their credit. Although the band has been through some changes, its founding member, Kelly Boy De Lima is still the band leader. Kapena continues to be an institution that embraces what islanders...

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    Kapena, considered to be one of Hawaii’s premier island bands has more than 20 Island Music CD’s to their credit. Although the band has been through some changes, its founding member, Kelly Boy De Lima is still the band leader. Kapena continues to be an institution that embraces what islanders...

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  • Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

    Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:54:15 GMT

    Duke’s Waikiki is hosting its 12th Annual Duke’s Ukes Contest at Duke’s Waikiki on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 

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    Duke’s Waikiki is hosting its 12th Annual Duke’s Ukes Contest at Duke’s Waikiki on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 

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  • Eric Hutchinson at the Blue Note

    Eric Hutchinson at the Blue Note

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-08-30 19:57:59 GMT

    Singer, songwriter, performer, producer, DJ - Eric Hutchinson is a constantly evolving musician, driven by his passion and curiosity for all things musical and creative. He independently recorded his debut album Sounds Like This in 2007 and it became the highest charting album by an unsigned artist...

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    Singer, songwriter, performer, producer, DJ - Eric Hutchinson is a constantly evolving musician, driven by his passion and curiosity for all things musical and creative. He independently recorded his debut album Sounds Like This in 2007 and it became the highest charting album by an unsigned artist...

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  • Kailua girl earns coveted spot to perform at 2017 U.S. Open

    Kailua girl earns coveted spot to perform at 2017 U.S. Open

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-08-29 20:11:18 GMT

    The USTA today announced the names of 12 vocalists, ages 14 and under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs during the night sessions of the 2017 US Open and at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The lineup for this year’s US Open features talent from throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as...

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    The USTA today announced the names of 12 vocalists, ages 14 and under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs during the night sessions of the 2017 US Open and at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The lineup for this year’s US Open features talent from throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as...

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  • Former local girl Hirie debuts new single “Sun and Shine”

    Former local girl Hirie debuts new single “Sun and Shine”

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-08-29 19:58:55 GMT

    Originally from the Windward side of Oahu, Patricia Jetton, also known as Hirie, has relocated and now lives in California. She has just finished a national tour with Reggae artists Rebeloution. She is coming home for a quick break and will be back on the road  in September for shows with Common Kings...

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    Originally from the Windward side of Oahu, Patricia Jetton, also known as Hirie, has relocated and now lives in California. She has just finished a national tour with Reggae artists Rebeloution. She is coming home for a quick break and will be back on the road  in September for shows with Common Kings...

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  • Grammy award winning group Take 6 performing in Hawaii

    Grammy award winning group Take 6 performing in Hawaii

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:18:51 GMT

    TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with ten Grammy’s, ten Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year...

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    TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with ten Grammy’s, ten Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Friday, August 18 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-08-18 20:25:47 GMT

    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Na Hoku Hanohano Awards winner Hoku Zuttermeister. His latest CD is Ku'u Pua Sakura. He calls Kane'ohe home...

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    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Na Hoku Hanohano Awards winner Hoku Zuttermeister. His latest CD is Ku'u Pua Sakura. He calls Kane'ohe home...

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  • Honolulu singer-songwriter Evan Khay set to release debut album

    Honolulu singer-songwriter Evan Khay set to release debut album

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-08-16 21:17:09 GMT

    Honolulu-born singer-songwriter, Evan Khay,  is set to release his debut album Retrograde on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. 

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    Honolulu-born singer-songwriter, Evan Khay,  is set to release his debut album Retrograde on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. 

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  • Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

    Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

    Monday, August 14 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-08-14 19:58:39 GMT

    Irie Love is out with a new single called "Made in the Islands" The song talks about her being a proud island girl.  It is also a collaboration with Hinano’s new clothing lines...

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    Irie Love is out with a new single called "Made in the Islands" The song talks about her being a proud island girl.  It is also a collaboration with Hinano’s new clothing lines...

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  • 3 generations of Keawe ohana to perform at Papakolea Pa'ina

    3 generations of Keawe ohana to perform at Papakolea Pa'ina

    Friday, August 11 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-08-11 20:11:04 GMT

    The Second Annual Papakolea Pa’ina, themed E Nana I Ke Kumu, is a community gathering honoring our kupuna and celebrating community resiliency on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm, at the Papakolea Community Park.  Tickets are priced at $35 per adult ticket...

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    The Second Annual Papakolea Pa’ina, themed E Nana I Ke Kumu, is a community gathering honoring our kupuna and celebrating community resiliency on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm, at the Papakolea Community Park.  Tickets are priced at $35 per adult ticket...

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano award finalist Izik returns to the Doris Duke Theatre

    Na Hoku Hanohano award finalist Izik returns to the Doris Duke Theatre

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:30:58 GMT

    Na Hoku Hanohano Award Finalist, Izik, returns to the Doris Duke Stage for one night only to celebrate music and art. 

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    Na Hoku Hanohano Award Finalist, Izik, returns to the Doris Duke Stage for one night only to celebrate music and art.

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  • Billy V: Regina Belle performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Billy V: Regina Belle performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:22:17 GMT

    Regina Belle is an American singer-songwriter from Englewood, New Jersey. At a young age she began performing at Englewood's Mount Calvary Baptist Church and was introduced to the Manhattans by New York radio DJ Vaughn Harper and began working as their opening act. 

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    Regina Belle is an American singer-songwriter from Englewood, New Jersey. At a young age she began performing at Englewood's Mount Calvary Baptist Church and was introduced to the Manhattans by New York radio DJ Vaughn Harper and began working as their opening act. 

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  • Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

    Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

    Thursday, August 3 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-08-03 20:55:31 GMT

    Sonny, Nolet, Alastar & Dennis are 4 Beatle-loving musicians who formed a Beatles tribute band in 2009 called “Day In The Life”, with each one taking on the respective roles of “John”, “Paul”, “George” and “Ringo."

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    Sonny, Nolet, Alastar & Dennis are 4 Beatle-loving musicians who formed a Beatles tribute band in 2009 called “Day In The Life”, with each one taking on the respective roles of “John”, “Paul”, “George” and “Ringo."

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  • Henry Kapono to open for America

    Henry Kapono to open for America

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-08-02 20:15:41 GMT

    If you wanna catch Henry Kapono playing music he's gonna be in concert with the group, "America" this Saturday at the Blaisdell, and Sunday on Maui. This is not the first time he has stepped on stage with them.  Previously, Cecilio and Kapono played with America, Peter Frampton, Santana...

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    If you wanna catch Henry Kapono playing music he's gonna be in concert with the group, "America" this Saturday at the Blaisdell, and Sunday on Maui. This is not the first time he has stepped on stage with them.  Previously, Cecilio and Kapono played with America, Peter Frampton, Santana...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:58:36 GMT

    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Big Island musician Lito Arkangel. His new CD is out and available and it's called "Ku?upau." You can catch him performing...

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    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Big Island musician Lito Arkangel. His new CD is out and available and it's called "Ku?upau." You can catch him performing...

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  • MayJah RayJah 2017 Music Festival returns to Waikiki

    MayJah RayJah 2017 Music Festival returns to Waikiki

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:39:16 GMT

    Ray Jr. and Tantriq Entertainment are excited to announce the MayJah RayJah 2017 Music Festival featuring island music artists from all over the globe.

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    Ray Jr. and Tantriq Entertainment are excited to announce the MayJah RayJah 2017 Music Festival featuring island music artists from all over the globe. 

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  • Hawaii duo Kamanawa to perform following album release

    Hawaii duo Kamanawa to perform following album release

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-07-25 21:06:33 GMT
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    Kalei Kahalewai and Blaine Kia from the duo "Kamanawa” joined sunrise to share some local classic and original music.

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    Kalei Kahalewai and Blaine Kia from the duo "Kamanawa” joined sunrise to share some local classic and original music.

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Keauhou

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Keauhou

    Friday, July 21 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-07-21 20:07:28 GMT

    Kahanuola Solatorio, and brothers, Nicholas and Zachary Lum released their eagerly anticipated self-titled recording “Keauhou” in September of 2016. The name was suggested by Hailama Farden while the trio played music at the Kamehameha School’s Midkiff Library. This library is home to...

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    Kahanuola Solatorio, and brothers, Nicholas and Zachary Lum released their eagerly anticipated self-titled recording “Keauhou” in September of 2016. The name was suggested by Hailama Farden while the trio played music at the Kamehameha School’s Midkiff Library. This library is home to...

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  • Langley Ukulele Ensemble performs Noho Paipai, preview to Waikiki concert

    Langley Ukulele Ensemble performs Noho Paipai, preview to Waikiki concert

    Monday, July 17 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-07-17 21:17:48 GMT
    For 36 years, the Langley Ukulele Ensemble has been sharing music and the Ukulele with the world. The group is from British Columbia, Canada and they're back in Hawaii this summer for their 24th year in a row. They will be hosting a public concert series this week at the Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Honu Rotunda Monday through Thursday at 8 p.m. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    For 36 years, the Langley Ukulele Ensemble has been sharing music and the Ukulele with the world. The group is from British Columbia, Canada and they're back in Hawaii this summer for their 24th year in a row. They will be hosting a public concert series this week at the Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Honu Rotunda Monday through Thursday at 8 p.m. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Anuhea to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Anuhea to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, July 14 2017 6:24 PM EDT2017-07-14 22:24:27 GMT

    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continues with Anuhea.

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    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continues with Anuhea.

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  • Hawaiian musician Malani Bilyeu to join Henry Kapono at Blue Note Hawaii

    Hawaiian musician Malani Bilyeu to join Henry Kapono at Blue Note Hawaii

    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:20:22 GMT
    Hawaiian musician Malani Bilyeu, of the group Kalapana, is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note for his artist-to-artist music series. The two will be performing Thursday at 6 and 9 p.m. Bilyeu had a live preview on Sunrise. For more information,  click here.  Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    Hawaiian musician Malani Bilyeu, of the group Kalapana, is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note for his artist-to-artist music series. The two will be performing Thursday at 6 and 9 p.m. Bilyeu had a live preview on Sunrise. For more information,  click here.  Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Celebrate Hawaii's beloved mango at upcoming Honolulu Mango Jam

    Celebrate Hawaii's beloved mango at upcoming Honolulu Mango Jam

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-07-12 21:04:59 GMT

    The public is invited to celebrate Hawaii's love for mango and island culture at the Honolulu Mango Jam. 

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    The public is invited to celebrate Hawaii's love for mango and island culture at the Honolulu Mango Jam. 

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  • 47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

    47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:00:14 GMT

    The music was flowing in Studio B during Sunrise. Ukulele master teacher and the founder of the Ukulele Festival, Roy Sakuma was in front of some students helping them to get ready for their live performance. During the sound check, you could see Sakuma waving his hands and keeping the players on beat enthusiastically. He was there to talk about the upcoming event, now in its 47th year. 

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    The music was flowing in Studio B during Sunrise. Ukulele master teacher and the founder of the Ukulele Festival, Roy Sakuma was in front of some students helping them to get ready for their live performance. During the sound check, you could see Sakuma waving his hands and keeping the players on beat enthusiastically. He was there to talk about the upcoming event, now in its 47th year. 

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  • Raiatea Helm performs ahead of Sea Life Park's Makapuu Twilight Concert Series

    Raiatea Helm performs ahead of Sea Life Park's Makapuu Twilight Concert Series

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-07-11 21:02:02 GMT

    Sea Life Park is hosting its annual Makapuu Twilight Concert Series, for families to enjoy a unique concert experience to watch Hawaii artists showcase their talents. 

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    Sea Life Park is hosting its annual Makapuu Twilight Concert Series, for families to enjoy a unique concert experience to watch Hawaii artists showcase their talents. 

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  • Liam Moleta to perform at Blue Note Hawaii with Kuana Torres Kahele

    Liam Moleta to perform at Blue Note Hawaii with Kuana Torres Kahele

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:13:03 GMT

    Liam Moleta is a recent Leeward Community College graduate who has gained huge attention for his Hawaiian Music covers on social media.  Kuana Torres Kahele recently spotted Liam performing songs from Na Palapalai and asked the singer to join him at the Blue Note Hawaii as a special guest at his show...

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    Liam Moleta is a recent Leeward Community College graduate who has gained huge attention for his Hawaiian Music covers on social media.  Kuana Torres Kahele recently spotted Liam performing songs from Na Palapalai and asked the singer to join him at the Blue Note Hawaii as a special guest at his show...

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  • Jazz vocal group the Manhattan Transfer tour Hawaii

    Jazz vocal group the Manhattan Transfer tour Hawaii

    Friday, June 30 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-06-30 19:41:56 GMT

    The Manhattan Transfer is performing at Blue Note Hawaii. They're calling it its "45th Anniversary Celebration". The original members of the group started performing in 1969 according to Wikipedia. The group of 4 have earned 10 Grammy awards and been inducted in the Vocal Group Hall of fame. They perform a combination of jazz and pop fusion. They had a preview performance on Sunrise. The group will perform June 29 - July 2, 2017 at Blue Note Hawaii.

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    The Manhattan Transfer is performing at Blue Note Hawaii. They're calling it its "45th Anniversary Celebration". The original members of the group started performing in 1969 according to Wikipedia. The group of 4 have earned 10 Grammy awards and been inducted in the Vocal Group Hall of fame. They perform a combination of jazz and pop fusion. They had a preview performance on Sunrise. The group will perform June 29 - July 2, 2017 at Blue Note Hawaii.

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  • Ala Moana Center to host 26th Annual Fourth of July Celebration

    Ala Moana Center to host 26th Annual Fourth of July Celebration

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-06-27 20:18:21 GMT

    For the 26th consecutive year, Ala Moana Center will host its signature Independence Day celebration, including Hawai‘i’s largest Fourth of July fireworks show. From July 1 - 4, shoppers can enjoy four days of exclusive savings, live entertainment from Hawai‘i’s top musicians, and a chance to win...

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    For the 26th consecutive year, Ala Moana Center will host its signature Independence Day celebration, including Hawai‘i’s largest Fourth of July fireworks show. From July 1 - 4, shoppers can enjoy four days of exclusive savings, live entertainment from Hawai‘i’s top musicians, and a chance to win...

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  • Live weekly entertainment at the Honolulu Zoo Society’s Annual Wildest Show In Town summer concert series

    Live weekly entertainment at the Honolulu Zoo Society’s Annual Wildest Show In Town summer concert series

    Monday, June 26 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-06-26 20:06:54 GMT

    The Honolulu Zoo is getting wilder this summer with the Wildest Show in Town, the summer’s best family concert! Hosted by Hawaii’s premier ukulele teacher Roy Sakuma, the 10-week after-hours concert series features live local entertainment every Wednesday evening from June 14 through...

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    The Honolulu Zoo is getting wilder this summer with the Wildest Show in Town, the summer’s best family concert! Hosted by Hawaii’s premier ukulele teacher Roy Sakuma, the 10-week after-hours concert series features live local entertainment every Wednesday evening from June 14 through...

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  • Summer Concert Series: Aja Gample

    Summer Concert Series: Aja Gample

    Friday, June 23 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-06-23 19:33:13 GMT

    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Aja Gample. She was nominated this year from two Na Hoku Hanohano Awards including  "Most Promising Artist" of the Year & "EP of the Year." 

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    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Aja Gample. She was nominated this year from two Na Hoku Hanohano Awards including  "Most Promising Artist" of the Year & "EP of the Year." 

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  • 'Stuck In The 90s' reunites Forte, All-4-One and Shai

    'Stuck In The 90s' reunites Forte, All-4-One and Shai

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-06-19 22:02:09 GMT

    Get ready for a trip back to when arguably the best of R&B Pop was created. The 90’s! Tantriq Entertainment and Ray Jr. are excited to announce “Stuck in The 90’s” a concert featuring two groups that dominated the R&B airwaves in the 1990’s ALL -4- ONE and Shai. Stuck in The 90’s...

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    Get ready for a trip back to when arguably the best of R&B Pop was created. The 90’s! Tantriq Entertainment and Ray Jr. are excited to announce “Stuck in The 90’s” a concert featuring two groups that dominated the R&B airwaves in the 1990’s ALL -4- ONE and Shai. Stuck in The 90’s...

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  • Brother Noland among artists to welcome Hokulea back home

    Brother Noland among artists to welcome Hokulea back home

    Thursday, June 15 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-06-15 21:50:30 GMT

    The Hokulea is making her long-awaited journey back home, and a ho'olaulea will be held after her arrival at Magic Island. 

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    The Hokulea is making her long-awaited journey back home, and a ho'olaulea will be held after her arrival at Magic Island. 

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  • Legendary Hawaiian musician Henry Kapono to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Legendary Hawaiian musician Henry Kapono to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Monday, June 12 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-06-12 22:09:04 GMT

    Join Grammy nominated & multiple award winning Henry Kapono as he presents an “Artist to Artist” concert series at the legendary Blue Note Hawaii featuring Hawai’i’s most icon artists performing their hit songs that have become local anthems & the sound track to growing up in Hawaii. You can hear the history...

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    Join Grammy nominated & multiple award winning Henry Kapono as he presents an “Artist to Artist” concert series at the legendary Blue Note Hawaii featuring Hawai’i’s most icon artists performing their hit songs that have become local anthems & the sound track to growing up in Hawaii. You can hear the history...

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  • Kimie Miner releases new single 'Bamboo'

    Kimie Miner releases new single 'Bamboo'

    Friday, June 9 2017 5:46 PM EDT2017-06-09 21:46:20 GMT

    Hawai’i native Kimié Miner (pronounced Kim-mi-Yay) continues her course as a rising musical artist here in the islands. “Bamboo” will be her first single released since her Na hoku hanohano award for contemporary album of the year in 2016. Though the initial tune came to the artist while driving...

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    Hawai’i native Kimié Miner (pronounced Kim-mi-Yay) continues her course as a rising musical artist here in the islands. “Bamboo” will be her first single released since her Na hoku hanohano award for contemporary album of the year in 2016. Though the initial tune came to the artist while driving...

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  • 'Rise Up: Patriotic Peace' concert to take audience on musical journey through history

    'Rise Up: Patriotic Peace' concert to take audience on musical journey through history

    Thursday, June 8 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-06-08 20:52:13 GMT

    More than 50 musicians and singers will be coming together for the "Rise Up: Patriotic Peace" concert event.

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    More than 50 musicians and singers will be coming together for the "Rise Up: Patriotic Peace" concert event.

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  • Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu sings at summer concert

    Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu sings at summer concert

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:17:40 GMT

    Honolulu’s most eagerly awaited summer tradition, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu concert, will once again come alive on stage in “Let’s Be Perfectly Queer” at the Hawaii Theatre Center on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 5:30pm.  

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    Honolulu’s most eagerly awaited summer tradition, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu concert, will once again come alive on stage in “Let’s Be Perfectly Queer” at the Hawaii Theatre Center on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 5:30pm.  

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  • Island, reggae music to fill Waikiki Shell with Revive the Live Music Festival

    Island, reggae music to fill Waikiki Shell with Revive the Live Music Festival

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-06-05 21:24:30 GMT

    Island Music in Hawaii was on a decline a few years ago due to several various factors. Hawaii’s Finest Clothing has taken it upon themselves to contribute their best efforts to revive Island Music here in Hawaii.  

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    Island Music in Hawaii was on a decline a few years ago due to several various factors. Hawaii’s Finest Clothing has taken it upon themselves to contribute their best efforts to revive Island Music here in Hawaii. 

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  • 'Terrace House: Aloha State' star Eden Kai releases 3rd album

    'Terrace House: Aloha State' star Eden Kai releases 3rd album

    Friday, June 2 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-06-02 21:21:15 GMT

    Very few young talents offer the wide array of diverse skills as those possessed by Eden Kai (aka Yusuke Aizawa).   

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    Very few young talents offer the wide array of diverse skills as those possessed by Eden Kai (aka Yusuke Aizawa).   

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  • Jazz saxophonist Michael Paulo and guitarist Peter White team up

    Jazz saxophonist Michael Paulo and guitarist Peter White team up

    Friday, May 26 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-05-26 21:00:57 GMT

    Jazz lovers, listen up. Michael Paulo's Apaulo Music Productions presents a Smooth Jazz Concert on Saturday, May 27, 2017. 

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    Jazz lovers, listen up. Michael Paulo's Apaulo Music Productions presents a Smooth Jazz Concert on Saturday, May 27, 2017.  

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  • 17-year-old wins 1st Hoku award for best alternative album

    17-year-old wins 1st Hoku award for best alternative album

    Thursday, May 25 2017 4:34 PM EDT2017-05-25 20:34:35 GMT

    Kukahi was the youngest singer/songwriter to take home 2017’s prestigious Na Hoku Hanohano Award.  

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    Kukahi was the youngest singer/songwriter to take home 2017’s prestigious Na Hoku Hanohano Award.  

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  • Hoku Zuttermeister nominated for 8 Na Hoku Hanohano awards

    Hoku Zuttermeister nominated for 8 Na Hoku Hanohano awards

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:56:53 GMT
    Hoku Zuttermeister received eight Na Hoku Hanohano award nominations this year. They include Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Hawaiian Album of the Year, Graphics Award of the Year and Liner Notes Award of the Year. You can watch The Na Hoku Hanohano awards show this Saturday at 7 p.m. on K5. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
    Hoku Zuttermeister received eight Na Hoku Hanohano award nominations this year. They include Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Hawaiian Album of the Year, Graphics Award of the Year and Liner Notes Award of the Year. You can watch The Na Hoku Hanohano awards show this Saturday at 7 p.m. on K5. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
  • Honolulu Ekiden & Music Festival celebrates 5th Anniversary

    Honolulu Ekiden & Music Festival celebrates 5th Anniversary

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:25:25 GMT
    The Honolulu Ekiden Foundation invites you to “Ho?ohui Pa?ani” or “Be united in play” at the Fifth Annual Honolulu Ekiden and Music Festival. Last year, the Foundation brought more than 1,300 runners together for a relay race and music festival, and once again welcomes runners to register for its 2017 event on May 21st. The Honolulu Ekiden and Music Festival culminates in a star-studded concert finale at the Waikiki Shell, featuring hip-hop, reggae and rock se...More >>
    The Honolulu Ekiden Foundation invites you to “Ho?ohui Pa?ani” or “Be united in play” at the Fifth Annual Honolulu Ekiden and Music Festival. Last year, the Foundation brought more than 1,300 runners together for a relay race and music festival, and once again welcomes runners to register for its 2017 event on May 21st. The Honolulu Ekiden and Music Festival culminates in a star-studded concert finale at the Waikiki Shell, featuring hip-hop, reggae and rock se...More >>
  • Waianae Intermediate School chorus performs after eventful New York trip

    Waianae Intermediate School chorus performs after eventful New York trip

    Thursday, May 18 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-05-18 21:39:10 GMT

    The Waianae Intermediate School Chorus took first place in the best choir division at the Middle School and Youth Choir Festival at Carnegie Hall in New York. 

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    The Waianae Intermediate School Chorus took first place in the best choir division at the Middle School and Youth Choir Festival at Carnegie Hall in New York. 

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  • Mango Season release sophomore album 'Point Panic'

    Mango Season release sophomore album 'Point Panic'

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:22:24 GMT

    Local musicians Mango Season has just released a new C-D out called 'Point Panic'. 

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    Local musicians Mango Season has just released a new C-D out called 'Point Panic'. 

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano 2017 nominee Blayne Asing to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Na Hoku Hanohano 2017 nominee Blayne Asing to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:54:08 GMT

    Popular musician-singer-songwriter Blayne Asing will be making his second headline appearance at Blue Note Hawaii on Wednesday, May 17th, with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.  

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    Popular musician-singer-songwriter Blayne Asing will be making his second headline appearance at Blue Note Hawaii on Wednesday, May 17th, with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.  

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  • Na Hoku nominee Josh Tatofi performs on Sunrise

    Na Hoku nominee Josh Tatofi performs on Sunrise

    Monday, May 15 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-05-15 21:09:29 GMT

    Josh Tatofi has ties to the Hawaii Recording Industry from birth His Dad is Tivaini Tatofi, his uncle is Timoni Tatofi - both original members of the group Kapena. 

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    Josh Tatofi has ties to the Hawaii Recording Industry from birth His Dad is Tivaini Tatofi, his uncle is Timoni Tatofi - both original members of the group Kapena.  

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  • Kapena performs at special Mother's Day event

    Kapena performs at special Mother's Day event

    Friday, May 12 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-05-12 20:54:28 GMT

    Celebrate Mother's Day at the Hawai‘i Convention Center! Treat your Mom to a delicious Mother’s Day brunch buffet on Sunday, May 14th, 2017. 

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    Celebrate Mother's Day at the Hawai‘i Convention Center! Treat your Mom to a delicious Mother’s Day brunch buffet on Sunday, May 14th, 2017. 

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  • HARA announces finalists for annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    HARA announces finalists for annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    Thursday, May 11 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-05-11 20:55:51 GMT

    The votes are in. And the finalists for this year’s 40th Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards include the best and brightest among Hawai’i’s music scene.  

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    The votes are in. And the finalists for this year’s 40th Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards include the best and brightest among Hawai’i’s music scene.  

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  • Maui singer-songwriter follows in family's musical footsteps

    Maui singer-songwriter follows in family's musical footsteps

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:23:31 GMT

    Born and raised in Kihei, Maui, Kala’e Camarillo comes from a family of musical educators and entertainers. 

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    Born and raised in Kihei, Maui, Kala’e Camarillo comes from a family of musical educators and entertainers. 

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  • Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu presents 'The Natives Are Restless'

    Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu presents 'The Natives Are Restless'

    Friday, May 5 2017 5:19 PM EDT2017-05-05 21:19:24 GMT

    Kumu Hula Patrick Makuakane and his award-winning dance troupe, Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu, announced the company’s return to the Hawaii Theatre this Spring for two performances of The Natives Are Restless, a thrilling new reiteration of the troupe’s iconic show that originally premiered in 1998...

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    Kumu Hula Patrick Makuakane and his award-winning dance troupe, Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu, announced the company’s return to the Hawaii Theatre this Spring for two performances of The Natives Are Restless, a thrilling new reiteration of the troupe’s iconic show that originally premiered in 1998...

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  • Award-winning San Francisco band to tour Oahu

    Award-winning San Francisco band to tour Oahu

    Friday, May 5 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-05-05 21:15:46 GMT

    San Francisco’s award-winning Curt Yagi & The People Standing Behind Me are set to make their sixth tour of Oahu with a short stint of live performances.  The San Francisco Bay Guardian’s “Best of the Bay Singer-Songwriter” and RAW Musician of the Year has developed his craft over the past decade...

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    San Francisco’s award-winning Curt Yagi & The People Standing Behind Me are set to make their sixth tour of Oahu with a short stint of live performances.  The San Francisco Bay Guardian’s “Best of the Bay Singer-Songwriter” and RAW Musician of the Year has developed his craft over the past decade...

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  • Honolulu Biennial celebrates historic launch in Hawaii

    Honolulu Biennial celebrates historic launch in Hawaii

    Thursday, May 4 2017 5:34 PM EDT2017-05-04 21:34:03 GMT

    Honolulu Biennial, the first international contemporary arts festival of its kind in the State of Hawaii, is wrapping up from a successful two-month launch, featuring the work of an array of talented local and international artists from the Pacific Islands, Asia, North America, Australia, and New Zealand...

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    Honolulu Biennial, the first international contemporary arts festival of its kind in the State of Hawaii, is wrapping up from a successful two-month launch, featuring the work of an array of talented local and international artists from the Pacific Islands, Asia, North America, Australia, and New Zealand...

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  • Singer Meleana Brown returns to Blue Note

    Singer Meleana Brown returns to Blue Note

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:17:49 GMT

    Hawaii's own singing sensation, Meleana Brown returns to the Blue Note May 6th and 7th with her explosive voice and smooth sounding melodies. 

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    Hawaii's own singing sensation, Meleana Brown returns to the Blue Note May 6th and 7th with her explosive voice and smooth sounding melodies. 

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  • Andrew Molina sophomore album takes listeners on 'A New Journey'

    Andrew Molina sophomore album takes listeners on 'A New Journey'

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-05-02 20:58:41 GMT

    Andrew Molina began playing the ukulele when he was 13 years old. Inspired by his mentor and good friend Jake Shimabukuro, Andrew put all of his time and effort into his ukulele practicing tirelessly for hours on end. Andrew released his first CD entitled “The Beginning” in 2013, on which he composed...

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    Andrew Molina began playing the ukulele when he was 13 years old. Inspired by his mentor and good friend Jake Shimabukuro, Andrew put all of his time and effort into his ukulele practicing tirelessly for hours on end. Andrew released his first CD entitled “The Beginning” in 2013, on which he composed...

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  • Micki and Iked

    Micki and Iked

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:26 PM EDT2017-04-27 20:26:00 GMT

    Musicians/singers/songwriters Micki and Iked have only been playing together for 8 months, but have already fine-tuned their abilities to sound like they are seasoned professionals.  Previously playing together in another band call Pacific Project...

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    Musicians/singers/songwriters Micki and Iked have only been playing together for 8 months, but have already fine-tuned their abilities to sound like they are seasoned professionals.  Previously playing together in another band call Pacific Project...

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  • Ocean Aid Hawai‘i debuts at Waikiki Shell

    Ocean Aid Hawai‘i debuts at Waikiki Shell

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-04-25 19:53:16 GMT

    Ocean Aid Hawai‘i, a benefit concert, debuts in Honolulu on Sunday, April 30 with the goal of eradicating plastic pollution from the ocean. The outdoor music and arts festival with the motto “Love The Sea, Plastic Free” will feature renowned funk, hip-hop, reggae, and Hawaiian musical acts, along with notable...

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    Ocean Aid Hawai‘i, a benefit concert, debuts in Honolulu on Sunday, April 30 with the goal of eradicating plastic pollution from the ocean. The outdoor music and arts festival with the motto “Love The Sea, Plastic Free” will feature renowned funk, hip-hop, reggae, and Hawaiian musical acts, along with notable...

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  • Chamber Music Hawaii plays music of Beethoven, Dvorak

    Chamber Music Hawaii plays music of Beethoven, Dvorak

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:08:14 GMT

    Chamber Music Hawaii will be having a concert featuring the music of  classical greats Ludwig Van Beethoven and Antonin Dvorak.

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    Chamber Music Hawaii will be having a concert featuring the music of  classical greats Ludwig Van Beethoven and Antonin Dvorak.

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  • Royal Hawaiian talks about cultural classes ahead of Merrie Monarch

    Royal Hawaiian talks about cultural classes ahead of Merrie Monarch

    Thursday, April 13 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-04-13 21:42:57 GMT

    The Merrie Monarch Festival is next week, a time when Hawaiian culture and the aloha spirit is spread worldwide. 

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    The Merrie Monarch Festival is next week, a time when Hawaiian culture and the aloha spirit is spread worldwide. 

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  • Hawaiian musician Christy Leina’ala Lassiter debuts new CD

    Hawaiian musician Christy Leina’ala Lassiter debuts new CD

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-04-11 21:20:41 GMT

    Christy Leina'ala Lassiter has been playing live Hawaiian music at the Hilo International Airport since 2008. 

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    Christy Leina'ala Lassiter has been playing live Hawaiian music at the Hilo International Airport since 2008. 

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  • Acoustaland performs in Honolulu

    Acoustaland performs in Honolulu

    Friday, March 31 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-03-31 20:36:38 GMT

    Acoustaland is a vocal band from Maui formed in 2016 by Mondokane Medeiros and Producer/recording engineer Rob Tsuhako.  The band consists of Mondokane, the lead male vocal, several female ensemble singers and a guest rap artist.  Various female vocalists were used during the recording...

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    Acoustaland is a vocal band from Maui formed in 2016 by Mondokane Medeiros and Producer/recording engineer Rob Tsuhako.  The band consists of Mondokane, the lead male vocal, several female ensemble singers and a guest rap artist.  Various female vocalists were used during the recording...

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  • Ritz-Carlton Kapalua hosts 25th annual Celebration of the Arts Festival

    Ritz-Carlton Kapalua hosts 25th annual Celebration of the Arts Festival

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-03-29 20:59:48 GMT

    The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is proud to host the 25th Annual Celebration of the Arts Festival, April 14 – 15, 2017, where Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers will convene to celebrate the islands’ cultural cornerstones. 

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    The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is proud to host the 25th Annual Celebration of the Arts Festival, April 14 – 15, 2017, where Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers will convene to celebrate the islands’ cultural cornerstones.

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  • Kuana Torres Kahele gives the residents of Lanai the gift of music

    Kuana Torres Kahele gives the residents of Lanai the gift of music

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-03-15 20:11:29 GMT

    Beginning on Friday, March 17th, 2017, renowned Hawaiian artist, Kuana Torres Kahele will be gifting his latest album to the Lana‘i Community.  He will also be having a concert and fundraiser for the Lana‘i Culture & Heritage Center on June 3rd at the Lana‘i Four Seasons Beach Resort. The CD and concert...

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    Beginning on Friday, March 17th, 2017, renowned Hawaiian artist, Kuana Torres Kahele will be gifting his latest album to the Lana‘i Community.  He will also be having a concert and fundraiser for the Lana‘i Culture & Heritage Center on June 3rd at the Lana‘i Four Seasons Beach Resort. The CD and concert...

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  • Mailani Hawaii Mentorship “Na Kiu o na lani” Concert

    Mailani Hawaii Mentorship “Na Kiu o na lani” Concert

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:54 PM EST2017-03-10 20:54:09 GMT

    Mailani Maka?ina?i, a multi Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner, performing artist, owner and creator of newly founded Mailani Hawaii Mentorship.  Its a new beginning seeing myself as a mentor for Hawai?i?s talented musical youth with pursuits of carving a path in the music industry.  With now 21 years...

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    Mailani Maka?ina?i, a multi Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner, performing artist, owner and creator of newly founded Mailani Hawaii Mentorship.  Its a new beginning seeing myself as a mentor for Hawai?i?s talented musical youth with pursuits of carving a path in the music industry.  With now 21 years...

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  • Honolulu Waldorf School celebrates 55th Anniversary with Merry Moon Festival

    Honolulu Waldorf School celebrates 55th Anniversary with Merry Moon Festival

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:28 PM EST2017-03-03 20:28:47 GMT

    The Honolulu Waldorf School was founded in 1961 teaching children from ages 2 to 18.  They will be celebrating their 55th Anniversary and are thrilled to present a new and highly anticipated fundraising event on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at their Niu Valley Campus. The Merry Moon Festival...

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    The Honolulu Waldorf School was founded in 1961 teaching children from ages 2 to 18.  They will be celebrating their 55th Anniversary and are thrilled to present a new and highly anticipated fundraising event on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at their Niu Valley Campus. The Merry Moon Festival...

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  • Komakakino

    Komakakino

    Thursday, March 2 2017 2:41 PM EST2017-03-02 19:41:22 GMT

    Komakakino is a traditional Hawaiian group, home based in Keaukaha, Hilo, Hawai‘i. Komakakino is made up of Koma Wana, Namaka DeMello, Kinohi Neves, and Christian Wadlington.  Koma attended the Kamehameha Schools, Kea‘au Campus, Kea‘au, Hawai‘i.  Namaka and Kinohi are fluent...

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    Komakakino is a traditional Hawaiian group, home based in Keaukaha, Hilo, Hawai‘i. Komakakino is made up of Koma Wana, Namaka DeMello, Kinohi Neves, and Christian Wadlington.  Koma attended the Kamehameha Schools, Kea‘au Campus, Kea‘au, Hawai‘i.  Namaka and Kinohi are fluent...

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  • The Saint Louis Center For The Arts presents 'Hairspray'

    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts presents 'Hairspray'

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 3:58 PM EST2017-03-01 20:58:53 GMT

    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts will present the hit Broadway musical, Hairspray, for three weekends at the Dr. Richard T. Mamiya Theatre on the campus of Saint Louis School and Chaminade University beginning March 3rd. This delightful musical, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best New Musical...

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    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts will present the hit Broadway musical, Hairspray, for three weekends at the Dr. Richard T. Mamiya Theatre on the campus of Saint Louis School and Chaminade University beginning March 3rd. This delightful musical, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best New Musical...

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  • Ron Artis II performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Ron Artis II performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 4:16 PM EST2017-02-28 21:16:38 GMT

    Local singer/songwriter.musician Ron Artis II will be performing, alongside his band The Truth, on Wednesday March 1st, at Blue Note Hawaii.  Show times are...

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    Local singer/songwriter.musician Ron Artis II will be performing, alongside his band The Truth, on Wednesday March 1st, at Blue Note Hawaii.  Show times are...

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  • La Pietra to host biggest fundraiser of year, 'HOOPLA'

    La Pietra to host biggest fundraiser of year, 'HOOPLA'

    Monday, February 27 2017 5:14 PM EST2017-02-27 22:14:01 GMT

    From La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls will stage "HOOPLA," its biggest fundraiser of the year, on March 4 on the Great Lawn of the Diamond Head campus. 

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    From La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls will stage "HOOPLA," its biggest fundraiser of the year, on March 4 on the Great Lawn of the Diamond Head campus. 

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  • American Idol contestant DeAndre Brackensick to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    American Idol contestant DeAndre Brackensick to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:21 PM EST2017-02-24 21:21:55 GMT

    Appearing on the 11th season of American Idol, DeAndre 'Kamele' Brackensick took a shot at becoming the pop star champion.  Although he did not win the competition, he did make an impressive run, finishing in the Top 8. Currently, Brackensick is currently working on a new album, set to be released later this year...

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    Appearing on the 11th season of American Idol, DeAndre 'Kamele' Brackensick took a shot at becoming the pop star champion.  Although he did not win the competition, he did make an impressive run, finishing in the Top 8. Currently, Brackensick is currently working on a new album, set to be released later this year...

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  • Kris Fuchigami releases 5th album 'More Than This'

    Kris Fuchigami releases 5th album 'More Than This'

    Monday, February 20 2017 4:12 PM EST2017-02-20 21:12:46 GMT

    Born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, 13 year old Kris Fuchigami began his musical journey with an old beat up ukulele in his hands and a strong desire to master that tiny little instrument. 2 years later Kris won the grand prize at the Hamakua Music Scholarship Competition on the Big Island...

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    Born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, 13 year old Kris Fuchigami began his musical journey with an old beat up ukulele in his hands and a strong desire to master that tiny little instrument. 2 years later Kris won the grand prize at the Hamakua Music Scholarship Competition on the Big Island...

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  • Donavon Frankenreiter to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Donavon Frankenreiter to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, February 17 2017 4:47 PM EST2017-02-17 21:47:09 GMT

    February is jam packed at Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, starting off with a tribute to some of the world’s most celebrated artists lost in 2016 by local singer/songwriter Tim Rose. 

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    February is jam packed at Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, starting off with a tribute to some of the world’s most celebrated artists lost in 2016 by local singer/songwriter Tim Rose. 

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  • Annual International Festival to celebrate diverse cultures of islands

    Annual International Festival to celebrate diverse cultures of islands

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 3:33 PM EST2017-02-15 20:33:54 GMT

    Friends of the Creations of Hawaii Association, a Hawaii non-profit organization that supports outreach programs in our community, education, cancer and homeless awareness, will be presenting the 6th Annual International Festival at Queen Kapi`olani Bandstand & Park in Waikiki on  Saturday and Sunday, February 18 & 19, 2017 from  9am to 4pm. It is free and open to the public.  

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    Friends of the Creations of Hawaii Association, a Hawaii non-profit organization that supports outreach programs in our community, education, cancer and homeless awareness, will be presenting the 6th Annual International Festival at Queen Kapi`olani Bandstand & Park in Waikiki on  Saturday and Sunday, February 18 & 19, 2017 from  9am to 4pm. It is free and open to the public. 

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  • Kaimuki High School Performing Arts Center presents their 30th Anniversary spring production of 'IN THE HEIGHTS'

    Kaimuki High School Performing Arts Center presents their 30th Anniversary spring production of 'IN THE HEIGHTS'

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 3:00 PM EST2017-02-14 20:00:14 GMT

    'IN THE HEIGHTS' is a Tony Award-winning musical about life in Washington Heights, a tight-knit community where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open, and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music.  In the Heights is an authentic...

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    'IN THE HEIGHTS' is a Tony Award-winning musical about life in Washington Heights, a tight-knit community where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open, and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music.  In the Heights is an authentic...

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  • Kawananakoa Middle School celebrates 90 years

    Kawananakoa Middle School celebrates 90 years

    Monday, February 13 2017 3:21 PM EST2017-02-13 20:21:46 GMT

    2017 is the 90th Anniversary of the Kawananakoa Middle School. This is also the grand reopening of the Princess Kawananakoa Auditorium after $15M of extensive renovations. On February 25th there will be a special concert featuring Kalapana...

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    2017 is the 90th Anniversary of the Kawananakoa Middle School. This is also the grand reopening of the Princess Kawananakoa Auditorium after $15M of extensive renovations. On February 25th there will be a special concert featuring Kalapana...

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  • Blue Note Hawaii presents Marc Cohn

    Blue Note Hawaii presents Marc Cohn

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 3:16 PM EST2017-02-08 20:16:38 GMT

    February is jam packed at Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, starting off with a tribute to some of the world’s most celebrated artists lost in 2016 by local singer/songwriter Tim Rose. Jazz songstress Karrin Allyson makes her Blue Note Hawaii debut...

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    February is jam packed at Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, starting off with a tribute to some of the world’s most celebrated artists lost in 2016 by local singer/songwriter Tim Rose. Jazz songstress Karrin Allyson makes her Blue Note Hawaii debut...

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  • Give your sweetheart the gift of song this Valentine's Day

    Give your sweetheart the gift of song this Valentine's Day

    Tuesday, February 7 2017 4:07 PM EST2017-02-07 21:07:04 GMT
    The Sounds of Aloha Chorus is once again offering its popular Hawaii Singing Valentines! You can surprise your sweetheart by arranging for a barbershop quartet to come serenade her or him in person, on either February 13 or February 14, at an Oahu location and a time range you choose in advance (subject to availability). The quartet will perform two a cappella love songs and deliver a silk rose and a card bearing your personal message. They can perform at a r...More >>
    The Sounds of Aloha Chorus is once again offering its popular Hawaii Singing Valentines! You can surprise your sweetheart by arranging for a barbershop quartet to come serenade her or him in person, on either February 13 or February 14, at an Oahu location and a time range you choose in advance (subject to availability). The quartet will perform two a cappella love songs and deliver a silk rose and a card bearing your personal message. They can perform at a r...More >>
  • Apaulo Music Productions presents Euge Groove, Tracy Carter in concert

    Apaulo Music Productions presents Euge Groove, Tracy Carter in concert

    Friday, February 3 2017 4:33 PM EST2017-02-03 21:33:22 GMT

    Apaulo Music Productions (Michael Paulo – Owner/Producer) and The Sheraton Waikiki Hotel presents a Smooth Jazz Concert featuring Euge Groove and Tracy Carter on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at The Hawaii Convention Center – Liliu Theater, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue at 8 p.m. 

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    Apaulo Music Productions (Michael Paulo – Owner/Producer) and The Sheraton Waikiki Hotel presents a Smooth Jazz Concert featuring Euge Groove and Tracy Carter on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at The Hawaii Convention Center – Liliu Theater, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue at 8 p.m. 

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  • Raiatea Helm, Nathan Aweau take part in new Hawaiian concert series

    Raiatea Helm, Nathan Aweau take part in new Hawaiian concert series

    Tuesday, January 24 2017 4:56 PM EST2017-01-24 21:56:14 GMT

    Hawaiian musicians Raiatea Helm and and Nathan Aweau are taking part in a new Hawaiian Concert series called "Stages of Stories." 

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    Hawaiian musicians Raiatea Helm and and Nathan Aweau are taking part in a new Hawaiian Concert series called "Stages of Stories." 

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  • Blue Note Hawaii celebrates 1st Anniversary with Chris Botti

    Blue Note Hawaii celebrates 1st Anniversary with Chris Botti

    Wednesday, January 18 2017 3:37 PM EST2017-01-18 20:37:55 GMT

    January is the one-year anniversary of Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, and what a year it’s been! The month of celebration kicks off with a tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim by Mike Lewis, followed by two nights with Zanuck Lindsey & Friends, three nights...

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    January is the one-year anniversary of Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, and what a year it’s been! The month of celebration kicks off with a tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim by Mike Lewis, followed by two nights with Zanuck Lindsey & Friends, three nights...

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  • Musician Ron Artis II to perform at Doris Duke Theater

    Thursday, January 5 2017 3:16 PM EST2017-01-05 20:16:48 GMT

    Joining us is Ron Artis the second.  He's kicking off the new year with a performance at Honolulu Museum of Art's Doris Duke Theater.  

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    Joining us is Ron Artis the second.  He's kicking off the new year with a performance at Honolulu Museum of Art's Doris Duke Theater.  

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  • Ring in 2017 with annual 'New Year's Eve Party of the Year' at Aloha Tower

    Ring in 2017 with annual 'New Year's Eve Party of the Year' at Aloha Tower

    Friday, December 30 2016 3:54 PM EST2016-12-30 20:54:59 GMT

    Honolulu’s biggest end of year celebration, the 7th Annual Bud Light New Year’s Eve Party of the Year, returns to Aloha Tower Marketplace, Saturday, December 31, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.

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    Honolulu’s biggest end of year celebration, the 7th Annual Bud Light New Year’s Eve Party of the Year, returns to Aloha Tower Marketplace, Saturday, December 31, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.

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  • Blue Note Hawaii welcomes back jazz superstar Kenny G

    Blue Note Hawaii welcomes back jazz superstar Kenny G

    Thursday, December 29 2016 4:43 PM EST2016-12-29 21:43:39 GMT

    Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, welcomes back jazz superstar Kenny G for four nights in December, including New Year’s Eve, December 28 – 31, 2016. 

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    Blue Note Hawaii, the state’s premier venue for the world’s most celebrated artists, welcomes back jazz superstar Kenny G for four nights in December, including New Year’s Eve, December 28 – 31, 2016. 

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  • Hawaii entertainer writes song for POTUS, can't get it to him

    Hawaii entertainer writes song for POTUS, can't get it to him

    Wednesday, December 28 2016 4:16 PM EST2016-12-28 21:16:04 GMT

    Joining us is musician Taz Vegas and his manager Bobby Pileggi.

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    Joining us is musician Taz Vegas and his manager Bobby Pileggi. 

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  • Christmas Concert Series: Meleana Brown

    Christmas Concert Series: Meleana Brown

    Thursday, December 22 2016 4:45 PM EST2016-12-22 21:45:15 GMT

    For the Sunrise Christmas Concert Series, singer Meleana Brown performs three songs: "O Holy Night", "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and "The Christmas Song".

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    For the Sunrise Christmas Concert Series, singer Meleana Brown performs three songs: "O Holy Night", "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and "The Christmas Song".

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  • Christmas Concert Series: Irie Love

    Christmas Concert Series: Irie Love

    Wednesday, December 21 2016 3:43 PM EST2016-12-21 20:43:09 GMT

    The Hawaii News Now Sunrise Christmas Concert Series continued Wednesday with beautiful music from singer Irie Love.

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    The Hawaii News Now Sunrise Christmas Concert Series continued Wednesday with beautiful music from singer Irie Love.

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  • Christmas Concert Series: Danny and Nicholas Kaleikini

    Christmas Concert Series: Danny and Nicholas Kaleikini

    Tuesday, December 20 2016 3:49 PM EST2016-12-20 20:49:38 GMT

    Our Christmas Concert Series continued Tuesday with musical performances by Danny and Nicholas Kaleikini. 

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    Our Christmas Concert Series continued Tuesday with musical performances by Danny and Nicholas Kaleikini. 

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  • Christmas Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Christmas Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Monday, December 19 2016 4:50 PM EST2016-12-19 21:50:08 GMT

    We are kicking off our Christmas Concert Series with Hawaii Recording Artist/Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner Hoku Zuttermeister; you can catch him performing every Wednesday and Friday evenings at Disney Aulani.   

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    We are kicking off our Christmas Concert Series with Hawaii Recording Artist/Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner Hoku Zuttermeister; you can catch him performing every Wednesday and Friday evenings at Disney Aulani.   

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  • Amy Hanaialii performs new show at Maui resort

    Amy Hanaialii performs new show at Maui resort

    Thursday, December 15 2016 4:39 PM EST2016-12-15 21:39:38 GMT

    Located at the Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort a Waldorf Astoria, The Hawaiian Room is the new home to Singer – Songwriter, Amy Hanaiali`i Gilliom, Hawai`i`s top selling female vocalist of all time.  

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    Located at the Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort a Waldorf Astoria, The Hawaiian Room is the new home to Singer – Songwriter, Amy Hanaiali`i Gilliom, Hawai`i`s top selling female vocalist of all time.  

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  • Streetlight Cadence back in town for Christmas shows

    Streetlight Cadence back in town for Christmas shows

    Wednesday, December 14 2016 4:29 PM EST2016-12-14 21:29:39 GMT

    It's been a year since Hawaii band Streetlight Cadence moved to Los Angeles.

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    It's been a year since Hawaii band Streetlight Cadence moved to Los Angeles.

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  • HAPA performs annual Christmas concert

    HAPA performs annual Christmas concert

    Monday, December 12 2016 4:14 PM EST2016-12-12 21:14:45 GMT

    It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas is nearly upon us, and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than with music from HAPA.Hapa's Christmas concert is set for Saturday Dec. 17th at the Doris Duke Theater in the Honolulu Museum of Art...

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    It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas is nearly upon us, and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than with music from HAPA.Hapa's Christmas concert is set for Saturday Dec. 17th at the Doris Duke Theater in the Honolulu Museum of Art...

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  • Gay Men's Chorus performs on Sunrise

    Gay Men's Chorus performs on Sunrise

    Tuesday, December 6 2016 4:53 PM EST2016-12-06 21:53:31 GMT

    The Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu hosts its Holiday Concert at the Historic Hawaii Theatre Center on Sunday, December 11.  Our concert, “Way Too Merry,” begins at 5:30pm, with a special after-party across the street at Honolulu’s hot spot, Scarlet...

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    The Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu hosts its Holiday Concert at the Historic Hawaii Theatre Center on Sunday, December 11.  Our concert, “Way Too Merry,” begins at 5:30pm, with a special after-party across the street at Honolulu’s hot spot, Scarlet...

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  • Henry Kapono and Friends perform on Sunrise

    Henry Kapono and Friends perform on Sunrise

    Monday, December 5 2016 4:25 PM EST2016-12-05 21:25:10 GMT

    Henry Kapono joined us on Sunrise along with Alx Kawakami, Johnny Valentine and Blayne Asing. They're performing classic C&K songs at Blue Note Hawaii December 8-10.

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    Henry Kapono joined us on Sunrise along with Alx Kawakami, Johnny Valentine and Blayne Asing. They're performing classic C&K songs at Blue Note Hawaii December 8-10.

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  • Hawaiian musician Joshua Tatofi releases new album

    Hawaiian musician Joshua Tatofi releases new album

    Wednesday, November 30 2016 4:36 PM EST2016-11-30 21:36:41 GMT

    Hawaiian musician Joshua Tatofi just released a new album called "Pua Kiele." 

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    Hawaiian musician Joshua Tatofi just released a new album called "Pua Kiele." 

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  • La Pietra Select Choir performs Christmas songs on Sunrise

    La Pietra Select Choir performs Christmas songs on Sunrise

    Tuesday, November 29 2016 5:30 PM EST2016-11-29 22:30:25 GMT

    The holiday season means Christmas music is here; we have the Select Choir of La Pietra performing today. 

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    The holiday season means Christmas music is here; we have the Select Choir of La Pietra performing today. 

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  • Kapono Nailiili prepares to release next solo album

    Kapono Nailiili prepares to release next solo album

    Monday, November 28 2016 4:24 PM EST2016-11-28 21:24:00 GMT

    One of Hawaii's most sought after artists, Kapono Nailiili, has performed with everyone from Kumu Hula Robert Cazimero to pop band, Crimson Apple.

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    One of Hawaii's most sought after artists, Kapono Nailiili, has performed with everyone from Kumu Hula Robert Cazimero to pop band, Crimson Apple.

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  • Hawaii Public Radio to bring popular NPR show 'From the Top'

    Hawaii Public Radio to bring popular NPR show 'From the Top'

    Tuesday, November 22 2016 4:05 PM EST2016-11-22 21:05:34 GMT

    NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley, the preeminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on Hawai?i Public Radio comes back to the islands for two live recordings of the hit NPR show, featuring musicians from Hawai?i and beyond. This marks From the Top’s fifth visit to Hawai?i...

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    NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley, the preeminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on Hawai?i Public Radio comes back to the islands for two live recordings of the hit NPR show, featuring musicians from Hawai?i and beyond. 

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  • Kolohe Kai member Kolomona Ku releases new solo album

    Monday, November 21 2016 4:13 PM EST2016-11-21 21:13:10 GMT

    Kolomona Ku is a member of the Na Hoku Hanohano Award winning group Kolohe Kai; Kolomona spent the last two years, writing, revising, listening and re-listening songs that were slated to be a brand new album; the CD finally being released electronically and in-stores this past November 2. Kolomona, known for his songwriting and singing skills put out this new release and it is available now. Here is a musical sample for you today! Copyright 2016 Hawaii News Now.  All Rights Re...

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    Kolomona Ku is a member of the Na Hoku Hanohano Award winning group Kolohe Kai; Kolomona spent the last two years, writing, revising, listening and re-listening songs that were slated to be a brand new album; the CD finally being released electronically and in-stores this past November 2. Kolomona, known for his songwriting and singing skills put out this new release and it is available now. Here is a musical sample for you today! Copyright 2016 Hawaii News Now.  All Rights Re...

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  • Hawaiian musicians Zanuck Lindsey, Ron Kualaau create new album together

    Hawaiian musicians Zanuck Lindsey, Ron Kualaau create new album together

    Friday, November 18 2016 3:34 PM EST2016-11-18 20:34:59 GMT

    Our next guest have worked with many of Hawaii's greatest musicians.  

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    Our next guest have worked with many of Hawaii's greatest musicians.  

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  • Mana Mele series to help raise funds for music, multimedia classes

    Mana Mele series to help raise funds for music, multimedia classes

    Thursday, November 17 2016 4:03 PM EST2016-11-17 21:03:18 GMT

    After 15 years of sustaining innovative and impactful programs for thousands of youth, Mana Maoli’s funding has run out. In efforts to continue the Mana Mele Music & Multimedia Academy classes into the spring semester for ten public charters schools across O?ahu and Kaua?i, Mana Maoli...

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    After 15 years of sustaining innovative and impactful programs for thousands of youth, Mana Maoli’s funding has run out. In efforts to continue the Mana Mele Music & Multimedia Academy classes into the spring semester for ten public charters schools across O?ahu and Kaua?i, Mana Maoli...

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  • Big Island father-son duo return from 6-month US tour with new album

    Big Island father-son duo return from 6-month US tour with new album

    Tuesday, November 15 2016 4:06 PM EST2016-11-15 21:06:01 GMT

    Big Island Father/Son Duo, Keikilani and Leo Lindsey, have just returned from a 6-month Mainland US tour, celebrating the new release of Leo Lindsey’s first solo album of, all original, Hawaiian Slack Key guitar compositions entitled “Here Comes Treble”. 

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    Big Island Father/Son Duo, Keikilani and Leo Lindsey, have just returned from a 6-month Mainland US tour, celebrating the new release of Leo Lindsey’s first solo album of, all original, Hawaiian Slack Key guitar compositions entitled “Here Comes Treble”. 

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  • Nanakuli's Meleana Brown performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Nanakuli's Meleana Brown performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Monday, November 14 2016 4:17 PM EST2016-11-14 21:17:07 GMT

    After opening for Bruno Mars in Honolulu and singing as John Legend's duet partner on ABC TV, Duets, singer and song writer Meleana Brown has her first album coming out.  

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    After opening for Bruno Mars in Honolulu and singing as John Legend's duet partner on ABC TV, Duets, singer and song writer Meleana Brown has her first album coming out.  

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  • Olympic Champion Kristi Yamaguchi in town to promote latest book that will benefit Hawaii schools

    Olympic Champion Kristi Yamaguchi in town to promote latest book that will benefit Hawaii schools

    Friday, November 4 2016 4:07 PM EDT2016-11-04 20:07:03 GMT

    Olympic gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi is in town to promote her new book “Cara’s Kindness”.  Proceeds support her ALWAYS DREAM FOUNDATION, which provides funding for under-served schools, including seven Hawaii schools. Best known as the Phantom from "Phantom of the Opera...

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    Olympic gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi is in town to promote her new book “Cara’s Kindness”.  Proceeds support her ALWAYS DREAM FOUNDATION, which provides funding for under-served schools, including seven Hawaii schools. Best known as the Phantom from "Phantom of the Opera...

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  • Interview: Curt Yagi and The People Standing Behind Me

    Interview: Curt Yagi and The People Standing Behind Me

    Thursday, November 3 2016 4:14 PM EDT2016-11-03 20:14:56 GMT
    "Curt Yagi and The People Standing Behind Me" is an award-winning San Francisco band; they are touring Oahu promoting their fourth album release. Latest release is called "Need Love" and is available on iTunes, Spotify and all the usual channels.  Last Oahu tour was a year ago and did a Maui tour in May.  Yagi says he has an  island influenced sound that probably come from listening to reggae and ska growing up. Yagi is Japanese American and has gre...More >>
    "Curt Yagi and The People Standing Behind Me" is an award-winning San Francisco band; they are touring Oahu promoting their fourth album release. Latest release is called "Need Love" and is available on iTunes, Spotify and all the usual channels.  Last Oahu tour was a year ago and did a Maui tour in May.  Yagi says he has an  island influenced sound that probably come from listening to reggae and ska growing up. Yagi is Japanese American and has gre...More >>
  • New cultural programming featured at Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center

    New cultural programming featured at Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center

    Tuesday, November 1 2016 4:24 PM EDT2016-11-01 20:24:51 GMT

    As one of the top tourist destinations in the world, Hawaii is known for its rich diversity in arts, entertainment and culture.  Located in the heart of world-famous Waikiki, the Royal Hawaii Shopping Center is the perfect location to help showcase what our islands have to offer the world. New cultural...

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    As one of the top tourist destinations in the world, Hawaii is known for its rich diversity in arts, entertainment and culture.  Located in the heart of world-famous Waikiki, the Royal Hawaii Shopping Center is the perfect location to help showcase what our islands have to offer the world. New cultural...

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  • Pacific Harp Project making its debut at Blue Note Waikiki

    Pacific Harp Project making its debut at Blue Note Waikiki

    Monday, October 31 2016 4:10 PM EDT2016-10-31 20:10:46 GMT

    Pacific Harp Project is making it’s debut at the Blue Note in Waikiki with two shows on Monday, October 31st at 6:30pm and 9pm. Tickets start at $15 and there are Kama’aina discounts available. Praised for their “engaging jazz…with scintillating plays of light and subtle colors”...

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    Pacific Harp Project is making it’s debut at the Blue Note in Waikiki with two shows on Monday, October 31st at 6:30pm and 9pm. Tickets start at $15 and there are Kama’aina discounts available. Praised for their “engaging jazz…with scintillating plays of light and subtle colors”...

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  • Honolulu Broadway Babies Proudly Presents Ryan Cayabyab and the Ryan Cayabyab Singers

    Honolulu Broadway Babies Proudly Presents Ryan Cayabyab and the Ryan Cayabyab Singers

    Friday, October 28 2016 4:31 PM EDT2016-10-28 20:31:10 GMT

    In its 12th year, Honolulu Broadway Babies is honored to present Philippines Musical Treasure – Ryan Cayabyab and the Ryan Cayabyab Singers! Being the most respected Music Director, Maestro Ryan has performed internationally at the Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center and Carnegie...

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    In its 12th year, Honolulu Broadway Babies is honored to present Philippines Musical Treasure – Ryan Cayabyab and the Ryan Cayabyab Singers! Being the most respected Music Director, Maestro Ryan has performed internationally at the Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center and Carnegie...

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  • Local organizations team up to salute wounded warriors

    Local organizations team up to salute wounded warriors

    Thursday, October 27 2016 5:18 PM EDT2016-10-27 21:18:57 GMT

    Wounded Warriors Project Team Hawai’i and AccesSurf Hawai’i are two local organizations that help men and women of our volunteer military and wounded in the line of duty adjust to their new lives and take part in activities they never thought they could enjoy.

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    Wounded Warriors Project Team Hawai’i and AccesSurf Hawai’i are two local organizations that help men and women of our volunteer military and wounded in the line of duty adjust to their new lives and take part in activities they never thought they could enjoy.

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  • Annual Hallowbaloo to take place in Downtown Honolulu

    Annual Hallowbaloo to take place in Downtown Honolulu

    Tuesday, October 25 2016 4:59 PM EDT2016-10-25 20:59:47 GMT

    This Saturday, October 29th, the Honolulu's Chinatown Arts District, Aloha Tower Marketplace and historic downtown will transform into a spooktacular celebration of music, food, art and entertainment starting at 4:30pm. 

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    This Saturday, October 29th, the Honolulu's Chinatown Arts District, Aloha Tower Marketplace and historic downtown will transform into a spooktacular celebration of music, food, art and entertainment starting at 4:30pm. 

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  • Jazz in Pink to perform at Hawaii Convention Center

    Jazz in Pink to perform at Hawaii Convention Center

    Friday, October 21 2016 5:29 PM EDT2016-10-21 21:29:21 GMT

    An all-star female ensemble will take the stage for the Jazz in Pink concert on Saturday at the Hawaii Convention Center. 

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    An all-star female ensemble will take the stage for the Jazz in Pink concert on Saturday at the Hawaii Convention Center. 

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  • Blayne Asing performs ahead of Hawaii for Hawaii event

    Blayne Asing performs ahead of Hawaii for Hawaii event

    Tuesday, October 18 2016 4:57 PM EDT2016-10-18 20:57:52 GMT

    The Hawaii for Hawaii event is coming up to raise support for Hawaii's homeless. 

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    The Hawaii for Hawaii event is coming up to raise support for Hawaii's homeless. 

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  • Mango Season to play tunes from second album at upcoming concert

    Mango Season to play tunes from second album at upcoming concert

    Monday, October 17 2016 4:40 PM EDT2016-10-17 20:40:53 GMT

    Hawaii group Mango Season just released a second album.

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    Hawaii group Mango Season just released a second album.

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  • Hawaiian Springs Concert Series kicks off with 100th anniversary of Kamaka ukulele

    Hawaiian Springs Concert Series kicks off with 100th anniversary of Kamaka ukulele

    Thursday, October 13 2016 4:49 PM EDT2016-10-13 20:49:03 GMT

    Friends of the Kamaka family will perform at a concert honoring 100 years of business for the famed Kamaka Hawaii ukulele company on October 16, 2016 at the historic Hawaii Theatre at 5:00 p.m.  The concert will kick off The Hawaiian Classics concert series presented by Hawaiian Springs...

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    Friends of the Kamaka family will perform at a concert honoring 100 years of business for the famed Kamaka Hawaii ukulele company on October 16, 2016 at the historic Hawaii Theatre at 5:00 p.m.  The concert will kick off The Hawaiian Classics concert series presented by Hawaiian Springs...

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  • Recording artist Dion'e to perform at 'Stand Up 2 Cancer' event

    Recording artist Dion'e to perform at 'Stand Up 2 Cancer' event

    Wednesday, October 12 2016 5:22 PM EDT2016-10-12 21:22:39 GMT

    Recording artist Dion'e just released a new CD. 

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    Recording artist Dion'e just released a new CD. 

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  • Local musicians unite to help Waianae Valley lands

    Local musicians unite to help Waianae Valley lands

    Tuesday, October 11 2016 5:02 PM EDT2016-10-11 21:02:28 GMT

    Hoomau Ke Ola, an innovative drug treatment program located in Waianae is based on Hawaii's own cultural and spiritual values.

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    Hoomau Ke Ola, an innovative drug treatment program located in Waianae is based on Hawaii's own cultural and spiritual values.

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  • Hawaii for Hawaii returns in support of IHS' effort to alleviate homelessness

    Hawaii for Hawaii returns in support of IHS' effort to alleviate homelessness

    Monday, October 10 2016 5:27 PM EDT2016-10-10 21:27:40 GMT

    Hawai‘i for Hawai‘i, the premier visitor industry- driven benefit concert, returns in support of The Institute for Human Services (IHS) and its effort to alleviate homelessness. It will take place on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. on the Great Lawn at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort...

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    Hawai‘i for Hawai‘i, the premier visitor industry- driven benefit concert, returns in support of The Institute for Human Services (IHS) and its effort to alleviate homelessness. It will take place on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. on the Great Lawn at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort...

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  • Alii Keanaaina releases new CD 'Music And Me'

    Alii Keanaaina releases new CD 'Music And Me'

    Friday, October 7 2016 4:53 PM EDT2016-10-07 20:53:28 GMT

    Singer/songwriter Ali?i Keanaaina began his musical career with his twin brother Nui Keanaaina/lead guitarist in 2001 but came into prominence after winning the 2010 Klyde "Kindy" Falsetto and Storytelling Competition and releasing his debut album honoring his loved ones with He Mele No...

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    Singer/songwriter Ali?i Keanaaina began his musical career with his twin brother Nui Keanaaina/lead guitarist in 2001 but came into prominence after winning the 2010 Klyde "Kindy" Falsetto and Storytelling Competition and releasing his debut album honoring his loved ones with He Mele No...

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  • World renown blues rock slide guitarist Eric Sardinas and Big Motor returns to perform in Honolulu

    World renown blues rock slide guitarist Eric Sardinas and Big Motor returns to perform in Honolulu

    Thursday, October 6 2016 4:17 PM EDT2016-10-06 20:17:44 GMT

    World renowned blues rock slide guitar player, Eric Sardinas, returns to perform in Hawaii on October 08, 2016 at Nextdoor Cinema Lounge and Concert Hall to promote his latest CD. The ‘Boomerang' tour continues until end of this year, performing 200+ world wide shows. Half Cuban, half Italian...

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    World renowned blues rock slide guitar player, Eric Sardinas, returns to perform in Hawaii on October 08, 2016 at Nextdoor Cinema Lounge and Concert Hall to promote his latest CD. The ‘Boomerang' tour continues until end of this year, performing 200+ world wide shows. Half Cuban, half Italian...

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  • Kuana Torres Kahele travels to Europe to share hula, lei making

    Kuana Torres Kahele travels to Europe to share hula, lei making

    Wednesday, October 5 2016 5:39 PM EDT2016-10-05 21:39:30 GMT

    Kuana Torres Kahele traveled this past year to Spain and Germany to share hula and lei making.

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    Kuana Torres Kahele traveled this past year to Spain and Germany to share hula and lei making.

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  • Celtic Pipes and Drums of Hawaii to offer classes

    Celtic Pipes and Drums of Hawaii to offer classes

    Monday, October 3 2016 5:22 PM EDT2016-10-03 21:22:04 GMT

    The Celtic Pipes and Drums of Hawaii is offering classes for beginning student pipers and drummers starting on October 26, 2016.

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    The Celtic Pipes and Drums of Hawaii is offering classes for beginning student pipers and drummers starting on October 26, 2016.  ..

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  • Husband and wife duo Kupaoa releases new album

    Husband and wife duo Kupaoa releases new album

    Friday, September 30 2016 4:06 PM EDT2016-09-30 20:06:59 GMT

    Husband and wife duo Kupaoa just released a new album called "Hookele." 

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    Husband and wife duo Kupaoa just released a new album called "Hookele." 

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  • Eddie Ortiz, Son Caribe host 15-year anniversary concert, celebration

    Eddie Ortiz, Son Caribe host 15-year anniversary concert, celebration

    Thursday, September 29 2016 4:34 PM EDT2016-09-29 20:34:04 GMT

    Eddie Ortiz and Son Caribe are celebrating their 15th anniversary with a concert. 

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    Eddie Ortiz and Son Caribe are celebrating their 15th anniversary with a concert. 

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  • Hawaiian music trio Keauhou to release debut album

    Hawaiian music trio Keauhou to release debut album

    Wednesday, September 28 2016 5:50 PM EDT2016-09-28 21:50:00 GMT

    Hawaiian music trio Keauhou is releasing its debut album on Friday. Nicholas and Zachary Lum, and Kahanuola Solatorio performed on Sunrise. 

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    Hawaiian music trio Keauhou is releasing its debut album on Friday. Nicholas and Zachary Lum, and Kahanuola Solatorio performed on Sunrise. 

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  • Honolulu Chamber Music Series presents Time For Three

    Honolulu Chamber Music Series presents Time For Three

    Tuesday, September 27 2016 5:02 PM EDT2016-09-27 21:02:16 GMT

    The Honolulu Chamber Music Series opens up their season with the dynamic group Time for Three. Performing for the first time in Hawaii, this string trio refers to itself as a “classically trained garage band” and formed when the members were fellow students at the Curtis Institute of Music...

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    The Honolulu Chamber Music Series opens up their season with the dynamic group Time for Three. Performing for the first time in Hawaii, this string trio refers to itself as a “classically trained garage band” and formed when the members were fellow students at the Curtis Institute of Music...

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  • Jake Shimabukuro releases new album called 'Nashville Sessions'

    Jake Shimabukuro releases new album called 'Nashville Sessions'

    Monday, September 26 2016 3:54 PM EDT2016-09-26 19:54:27 GMT

    Ukulele player Jake Shimabukuro has announced a new concert on Friday, October 14 at The Republik in Honolulu, HI to celebrate the release of his new album Nashville Sessions.

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    Ukulele player Jake Shimabukuro has announced a new concert on Friday, October 14 at The Republik in Honolulu, HI to celebrate the release of his new album Nashville Sessions.

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  • Three Plus performs for the last time

    Three Plus performs for the last time

    Friday, September 23 2016 3:33 PM EDT2016-09-23 19:33:45 GMT

    The iconic local band is getting together for the last time. You know their songs like "Honey Baby" and "Two Person Party". Three Plus is performing twice at the Revive the Live concert at the Waikiki Shell this weekend for the final time. They appeared on Sunrise for a preview performance. For more information on the concert, go to revivethelive.com. 

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    The iconic local band is getting together for the last time. You know their songs like "Honey Baby" and "Two Person Party". Three Plus is performing twice at the Revive the Live concert at the Waikiki Shell this weekend for the final time. They appeared on Sunrise for a preview performance. For more information on the concert, go to revivethelive.com. 

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  • Izik takes part in Songwriters in the Round at Blue Note Hawaii

    Izik takes part in Songwriters in the Round at Blue Note Hawaii

    Thursday, September 22 2016 5:48 PM EDT2016-09-22 21:48:28 GMT

    With his debut album hot off the press, Izik is taking part in Songwriters in the Round at Blue Note Hawaii. You'll hear from Izik along with American Idol finalist Deandre Brackensick, 22-year-old Keilana, and crooner Tim Rose...

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    With his debut album hot off the press, Izik is taking part in Songwriters in the Round at Blue Note Hawaii. You'll hear from Izik along with American Idol finalist Deandre Brackensick, 22-year-old Keilana, and crooner Tim Rose...

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  • Makana back from tour to play shows in Hawaii

    Makana back from tour to play shows in Hawaii

    Tuesday, September 20 2016 4:20 PM EDT2016-09-20 20:20:19 GMT

    Acclaimed musician Makana is back from his tour. He will be playing two shows at Blue Note Hawaii. 

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    Acclaimed musician Makana is back from his tour. He will be playing two shows at Blue Note Hawaii. 

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  • Hoku Zuttermeister debuts 2nd album "Kuu Pua Sakura"

    Hoku Zuttermeister debuts 2nd album "Kuu Pua Sakura"

    Friday, September 16 2016 4:01 PM EDT2016-09-16 20:01:25 GMT
    Our Summer Concert Series is wrapping up today with Na Hoku award winning musician Hoku Zuttermeister. He just released his second album called 'Kuu Pua Sakura.'  You can catch Hoku performing at Aulani every Wednesday at Ama'ama restaurant and every Friday at The Olelo Room. Copyright 2016 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    Our Summer Concert Series is wrapping up today with Na Hoku award winning musician Hoku Zuttermeister. He just released his second album called 'Kuu Pua Sakura.'  You can catch Hoku performing at Aulani every Wednesday at Ama'ama restaurant and every Friday at The Olelo Room. Copyright 2016 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe of Halau Hula O Kawaili'ula on Sunrise

    Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe of Halau Hula O Kawaili'ula on Sunrise

    Monday, September 12 2016 5:02 PM EDT2016-09-12 21:02:00 GMT

    Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe has released his second hula CD called "Kalapawai Ku'u 'Aina Kaulana." 

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    Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe has released his second hula CD called "Kalapawai Ku'u 'Aina Kaulana." 

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  • Summer Concert Series: Shawn Pimental and Lehua Kalima

    Summer Concert Series: Shawn Pimental and Lehua Kalima

    Friday, September 9 2016 4:31 PM EDT2016-09-09 20:31:01 GMT

    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continued Friday with music from artists Shawn Pimental and Lehua Kalima. 

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    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continued Friday with music from artists Shawn Pimental and Lehua Kalima. 

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