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My father's war memories, laid to rest

Today, which happens to be my birthday, might have dawned all white and poofy outdoors, but instead Mother Nature provided a pleasant surprise:  Rare and gentle rain washing away leftover snow piles from ten days ago. 1,261 more words

Life Happenings

Amy Hanaialaii & Willie K Holiday Show At Hawaii Theatre Center

Hawaii Theatre Center presents

AMY HANAIALAII & WILLIE K HOLIDAY SHOW, DECEMBER 18-20, 2015

Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners Amy Hanaiali`i and Willie K will serenade and help you celebrate the holiday season with their unique voices in this special holiday performance at the Hawaii Theatre. 178 more words

Pay It Forward

Two Hawaiian music albums nominated for Grammys

The latest albums by Natalie Ai Kamauu and Kealii Reichel have been nominated as two of the five albums in this year’s Grammy award category of Best Regional Roots Music. 135 more words

News

10/15/15 In Memory of Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

What does this grainy picture of Maggie, lying down in the basement, have to do with Hawaiian music?

In a lovely dog-tribute to the amazing voice of Israel Kamakawiwo’ole, Maggie stood next to the vintage-looking “record player” (it actually plays vinyl, CDs, and cassettes) while I played… 145 more words

UkePrints - Sunday Manoa - Kawika

Today we are joined by the legendary Hawaiian trio The Sunday Manoa. Original members Palani Vaughn, Alfred Kalima, Cyril Pahinui and Peter Moon started the band in the 60s with a few albums to credit before the end of the century. 425 more words

'Ukulele

Kris Fuchigami - Can't Take My Eyes Off You

“Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” first premiered in 1967 by Frankie Valli. Over 40 years later, our HI*Sessions artist Kris Fuchigami, pays tribute to this ever-lasting song on the ‘ukulele. 27 more words

Emerald Triangle