Monthly Archives: December 2011

Raiatea Helm honored with “Fellowship in Music”

Raiatea Helm has been awarded the first ever Fellowship in Music honor by the Native Arts & Cultures Foundation! This honor acknowledges those who promote the revitalization, appreciation, and perpetuation of Native arts and cultures in all sectors of society through philanthropy and partnership.

Pictured: Raiatea visited Kailua Elementary (right) and Salt Lake Elementary (below) last month in to promote literacy and support their Ukulele Music Program Initiative and Fundraiser (which the Raiatea Helm Music Foundation sponsors.)

The NACF has recognized her body of work of traditional Hawaiian music as a cultural art form worthy of their support and acknowledgment!

Hear for yourself why Raiatea was chosen for this honor amongst an extremely competitive group of talented music artists from all over the country. Check out SEA OF LOVE!

Click the link below to read the entire press release !


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The Brothers Cazimero at Road Runner Music Hall


For those who didn’t get to tune in last Friday, here’s some clips of Robert and Roland at the Road Runner Music Hall! (full video will be posted in the coming weeks)

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PIC: Na Palapalai in Japan!

Na Palapalai is touring in Japan right now! Here’s a shot from last night in Kyoto, with special surprise guest, Keali’i Reichel!

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PIX: Raiatea @ Chai’s Island Bistro Continued!

Here’s a few more pics of Raiatea Helm at Chai’s Island Bistro! Raiatea’s new album, SEA OF LOVE, is in stores now!

Raiatea with Chai Chaowasaree and Guy Sibilla!

Mahalo to Rae Huo for the images!

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Video: Verge & Paula @ Kani Ka Pilla Grille

Mountain Apple Company’s newest artists, Verge & Paula will be releasing their debut album soon! Here’s a preview of some of their original songs on the album!

Filmed at Kani Ka Pila Grille.


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FREE Concert & Autographs from The Green & Amy Hanaiali`i!

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Your Favorite Brothers Caz Christmas Song?

The Brothers Cazimero’s Christmas concert is THIS weekend! There’s still time to get tickets!

What is your favorite Christmas song that you hope they’ll play at the concert this year?

The Brothers Cazimero’s 1979 Christmas Concert.
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Lehua Kalima – Rising in Love interview #5

Many islanders are so thankful that they live in Hawaii, and Lehua Kalima is no exception! In clip #5 of her video interview series with Billy V, she talks about traveling the world, but always feeling grateful to come home to such a beautiful location.

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Behind the Scenes: The Brothers Caz @ Road Runner Music Hall!

Did you get to tune into the KSSK Road Runner Music Hall performance on Friday morning? Here’s Robert and Roland with Kevin Jones of Clear Channel Communications.

Here’s a behind the scenes shot of Robert and Roland at the Road Runner Music Hall!

If you missed it, footage from the live stream will be available soon. And if you want to see The Brothers LIVE! don’t forget, the Christmas Concert is THIS WEEK!

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IZ: Voice of the People

If you’re looking for a great holiday gift for the IZ fan in your life (or for yourself!) the book, IZ: Voice of the People is now on sale for $9.98!

This is a full color, hard cover coffee table book, that illustrates IZ’s amazing life and career. Here are a few pics…

IZ as a young boy.

From: IZ: Voice of the People

Photo courtesy Auntie Mary Johnson

IZ and his sister, Leinani.

From: IZ: Voice of the People

Photo courtesy Marlene Kamakawiwo’ole

IZ in his teen years.

From: IZ: Voice of the People

Photo courtesy Elizabeth and George Studios. Tropical Music

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