Sunrise Musical Guests

40th Annual Pan-Pacific Festival

  Kahalawai to release new album at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center

  Anuhea nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards

  Taimane Gardner nominated for three Na Hoku Hanohano awards

  Connor Snow nominated for Na Hoku Hanohano award

  Kamaka Camarillo nominated for best Hawaiian single and music video in 2019 Na Hoku Hanohano awards

Continued Coverage

  Music festival to feature internationally acclaimed musicians

  Hula, Hawaiian music and books featured in this years Hawaii book and music festival

  Keauhou to continue May Day tradition

  Taylor Dayne to perform at the Blue Note

  Sax Max Hawaii to debut at Gordon Biersch at Aloha Tower Marketplace

  Pacific Buddhist Academy set to hold 13th annual Taiko Festival

  “I’m a Bright Kid" Foundation announces 2019 season

"I'm a Bright Kid" Foundation has announced shows and programs for its 2019 theater.

  Twelve Noon & Midnite celebrate EP release

Local soul duo Twelve Noon and Midnite are celebrating the release of their debut EP.

  Kamehameha Schools prepares for Ho’ike 2019

This year is a reprise of “The Battle of Kuamo`o," and the students are taking the show all the way to Scotland.

  UH Hilo professor creates viral song about ‘smoked meat’

In his viral hit “Smoke All Day,” he sings about smoked meat, and its place in Hawaii.

  Kamehameha Schools graduate Kirby Ai is coming out with a new album

  Kolohe Kai releases 4th album

  Award winning artist Nathan Aweau to embark on national tour

  Kimie Miner to perform with students from MeleCraft Songwriting boot camp

  Iggy Jang and the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra to hold two different performances this weekend

  Annual night tours at Iolani Palace this weekend

  Makaha girl to open for Cardi B, Snoop Dog, and Sublime with Rome tomorrow

Pop artist and Makaha girl Mimi is hitting the stage twice over the new few weeks.

  Natalie Ai Kamauu working on new album after recovering from voice loss

Award-winning Natalie Ai Kamauu is working on a brand new album for next year.

  Award-winning musician Kuana Torres Kahele releases new CD and book

Kuana Torres Kahele, who has a brand new CD out titled “Back to Hilo for the Holidays,” is also introducing a new book as well.

  Kahala Records to make showcase in Hawaii

Kahala Records is a new record label here in Hawaii.

  Streelight Cadence releases new holiday EP

The band Streelight Cadence has released a brand new holiday EP, “Chillin.”

  Kamanawa releases new Christmas CD

Kamanawa has a new Christmas CD, called “Christmas With You!”

  Pacific Harp Project to perform late December

The Pacific Harp Project is celebrating the release of it’s new CD in a concert on December 21st.

  Kristian Lei’s upcoming concert showcases best of Broadway, Hawaiian, holiday music

Kristian Lei is performing at the Mamiya Theatre next week.

  Izik to perform at Hawaii Convention Center in December

Na Hoku Hanohano award-winner Izik is coming to the Hawaii Convention Center.

  Anuhea and Friends Thanksgiving celebration

Anuhea is holding her 3rd annual Thanksgiving Celebration at the Blue Note this week.

  James Brown tribute concert

A tribute to the Godfather of Soul, James Brown is coming up at the Blue Note on Tuesday.

  Tango Extravaganza heads back to the islands

Hawaii violinist Iggy Jang is bringing back the Tango Extravaganza to the islands.

  Hawaii Youth Symphony celebrates the "Gift of Music” in upcoming fundraiser

The Hawaii Youth Symphony will be celebrating the gift of music “In The Key of Sea” at its upcoming fundraiser.

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra to perform next week

Hawaii Youth Symphony and Hawaii Symphony Orchestra will be performing in a “side-by-side” concert next week.

6th annual Ukulele Contest

Ukulele artist Kris Fuchigami is holding his 6th annual Ukulele Contest in Hilo next month.

  Na Hoku Hanohano award-winning artists to release new album

Singer-songwriter Wade Cambern and erhu solosist Tsun-Hui (Chong Way) Hung are the collaborators of “Constant as the Moon.”

  Hawaii Sketch Comedy Festival kicks off next week

The festival will feature comedy sketches, musicals, and improve comedy. Local groups and celebrity comics will also be attending.

  Keauhou releases last album in series

Keauhou was on Sunrise to tell us more about its last album in a 3-album series and give us a preview of the album.

  Kaleo Phillips releases first solo album

Maui-born musician Kaleo Phillips has released his first solo album.

Divas for Donors benefit raises awareness, funds for bone marrow donor registry

Break out your 70s and 80s-themed gear for the annual Give2Live Divas for Donors benefit to raise funds, awareness for Hawaii's bone marrow registry.

  Norman Brown and Gail Jhonson to perform Saturday

Grammy guitarist Norman Brown joins us today. He and Gail Jhonson perform Saturday night at the Convention Center with Michael Paulo and all-stars from L.A.

  The 13th annual Ku Mai Ka Hula Competition is back!

The 13th annual Ku Mai Ka Hula Competition is coming up next weekend.