McKenna Maduli flies to Oakland, CA to pay a visit to her Kumu Hula Mark Kealiʻi Hoʻomalu. A legend in his own right, Mark Kealiʻi Hoʻomalu greets McKenna with a big hug, then playfully telling her she’s cut and closing the door.
McKenna Maduli talks story with Kuhio Lewis, the CEO of the Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement. They are talking about the 2020 Census, a subject they’re both very passionate about. Kuhio tells us, “Every ten years, the United States does a massive survey to determine how many people live...
Hawaiian up-and-coming powerhouse singer Jasmin Nicole joined McKenna Maduli for a little ka’aroke in the Talk Story Honda. She tells McKenna, “I started singing when I was 6. I started actually (with) karaoke.
Talk Story host McKenna Maduli has three requirements when it comes to shopping: 1) Convenience, 2) Selection, and 3) “That good old neighborhood feel.” McKenna takes us with her on a trip to Longs, her favorite one-stop shop.
Local girl Ana Vee has only been singing professionally for a little over a year but she's already making a name for herself. Her hit "Hawai`i" shot up the radio charts and the Shazam App thanks to a little shout-out on Instagram from pop icon Janet Jackson.
Street artists were back in Kaka`ako for the 10th annual POW! WOW! Hawaii and two artists are spotlighting wahine in their mural on the wall at Fisher Hawaii. Artists Kate Wadsworth and Shar Tuiasoa both hail from Kailua and collaborated on their design.
Kalena DeLima from Kapena and her musical ʻohana joined Talk Story Host McKenna Maduli for a little karaoke on the move. The group's harmonic vocals filled the streets as they drove through Honolulu while the young musician explained how she was invited to participate an epic music video for the 202
The dating game can be hard and whether you want to wine and dine her or work on your pick-up-line, Local Maddahs has some advice. She joins Talk Story Host McKenna Maduli to share some dating tips with customers at the Hele Gas station in Haleiwa.
Former model and photographer Hudson Taylor and his wife Serena are running Hawaii's top modeling agency Renew Artist Hawaii. The business, now in its second year, has nearly 200 models and the young couple are sharing their talented finds on an international stage.
Backyard barbeques have been a weekly occurrence in the Maduli ohana since McKenna was a child. As experts in the art of grilling, Talk Story host McKenna Maduli invited her family to experience the Traeger grill.
Grammy-nominated artist Tenelle is a rising star in the music industry. The singer, songwriter comes home every couple of months to see her family and is currently working on her next album in Los Angeles.
Keola Naka'ahiki Rapozo is one of the next generation of designers coming out of Hawaii. Talk Story host McKenna Maduli caught up with the former Tori Richard designer to check out his studio and talk about his most recent collaboration with Zippy's.
Recording artist Kimie Miner is in a new phase of her life. The singer-songwriter was recently nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Regional Roots Music Album for "Hawaiian Lullaby," which features various local artists performing lullabies in 'Ōlelo Hawaii.
In this special edition of Talk Story and some pupus, host McKenna Maduli is joined on set by social media influencer and comedian Pashyn Santos. With some great grindz from Kalapawai Market, the pair revisited some of Talk Story’s best moments.