We continued to seek out sources for traditional Hawaiian songs we could reintroduce and include in our repertoire. We were taken under the wing of Keli‘i Joy, Sam Bernard and The Kalimas, Alberta and Alvin. Uncle Johnny Lum Ho, of course, had a big influence in our sound and writing style. We wanted to keep it Big Island, keep it traditional Hawaiian, but with a fresh twist.
2012 brings us to our newest release, HA‘A. It is a tribute to our fans whom have somehow, Mahalo Ke Akua, become a Hawaiian music army, worldwide. Your unwavering support humbles us every day. We also dedicate this to all the hula dancers around the world, in countries we could have never dreamed of. It is for you that we sing.
We Aloha you all. The shy, keiki hula, the serious competition hula dancers, the ones who kāholo when they clean their hale. It is for you that we sing.
If you Kalākaua in the shower, we bid Aloha to you. Mahalo to the Aunties dancing hula in the front row with a beer in one hand and smoke meat in the other. It is indeed for you that we sing.
We most humbly offer you, HA‘A.
Now get up and dance.
Marc Turner, 808.348.3035, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shelley Coscina, 808.591.1888, email@example.com
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