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Aspiring singers wanted for Ala Moana Hotel's 'Hawaiian Idol'

Applications are now being accepted for Ala Moana Hotel’s first-ever singing competition.

The hotel is seeking bands and solo singers exclusively in the Hawaiian music genre to join its Hawaiian Idol lineup. 187 more words


Harmony and balance

Aloha, studio fans. Today’s post is inspired by musical harmony and spiritual harmony. I don’t know why so many of us have struggles this season, but know that you are not alone. 536 more words

Friends & Family

Listening to Hawaiian Music & the Power of Music

Every morning, I listen to Pandora radio when I first get up and check my email, do some things on my iPad, and get ready for my day. 129 more words

Change Your Brain

Happy birthday to The Wizard Of The Strings, Roy Smeck

Ukelele, banjo, guitar and slide guitar… Roy Smeck was master of them all. His speed, proficiency, and talent for innovation, not to mention his ability to coax any sound out of his instrument, had few, if any, peers. 12 more words



Honolulu-based Aloha Got Soul, known for their funk filled mixtapes of Hawaiian rarities, has launched a record label with a re-issue of two tracks from Nu‘uanu musician… 52 more words


Whale and Ocean Arts Festival

Here’s the new poster design for the Whale and Ocean Arts Festival.

 This is an annual 2Day event in Lahaina that celebrates and educates the importance of taking care of our Ocean and its Hawaiian inhabitants. 50 more words

HAPA to play rare Honolulu show this week

Maui-based contemporary-Hawaiian duo HAPA performs only two to three Honolulu shows a year these days. One of those rare performances will take place Wednesday night at the Honolulu Museum of Art’s Doris Duke Theatre.  150 more words