Monthly Archives: December 2012

Brothers Cazimero-Christmas Concert Recap!

Christmas may be over, but here’s the Brothers Cazimero’s Christmas Concert video recap to keep you in the holiday spirit a little longer!

The Brothers Cazimero Christmas ConcertEnjoy, and Hau`oli Makahiki Hou!

 

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25 Greatest Highlights-Na Palapalai / Raiatea / Kuana Torres Kahele

Na Palapalai‘s, “Pili Kapekepeke” from their album “Makani `Olu`olu” is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 2nd on the magazine’s list!

With the release of Makani `Olu`olu, “[Na Palapalai] were breathing life into these old hula compositions. There was a race-to-the-finish feel to a lot of their songs”-says panelist Keola Donaghy.

Raiatea Helm‘s song “Hu`i E” from “Sweet and Lovely” is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 7th on the magazine’s list!

Raiatea’s “Sweet and Lovely” won four Hoku Awards and earned a Grammy nomination!


Kuana Torres Kahele‘s, “Waimanu I Ka Lauoha” from his album Kaunaloa is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 4th on the magazine’s list.

Mountain Apple President, Leah Bernstein calls the album-“one of the most touching and complete Hawaiian albums released in the past 12 years.”

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The Brothers Cazimero Chrsitmas Concert

The Brothers Cazimero annual Christmas Concert was a few weeks ago at the Hawaii Theatre. We hope you were able to make it! If not, then here’s a gallery of the concert performances:

You can check out the rest of the pictures on our Facebook, or on the Brothers Cazimero Facebook!

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“Kaunaloa” recognized for 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards!

“Kaunaloa” by Kuana Torres Kahele has been recognized for HAWAI‘I Magazine’s 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards!


Check out the March/April 2013 issue to find out if he’s a winner!

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Erika Elona on HI Sessions

Erika Elona was featured on HI Sessions last week! Check out an interview and some live performances of her songs, including, “Smoke Signals”, featured on the CD “Alternative HI!

Erika Elona on HI Sessions

Check out HI Session’s youtube channel for more on Miss Elona, and don’t forget to check out the album, “Alternative HI” and its featured artists!

 

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Kuana Torres Kahele – Ni’ihau Shell Lei Contest Winners!

Kuana Torres Kahele‘s “12 Lei of Christmas” contest is over! Congratulations to the following winners:

Denise Kenoi, Clifford Naeole, Carol Pohina, Yvonne Kutsunai, Tom Bauss, Earl Stokes, Romeo Eleno, Kalehua Tolentino, Donna Hanakeawe, Lavonne Makaawaawa, Ululani Black, and Francine Fujiwara!

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Jake Shimabukuro performs LIVE @ Chai’s Bistro

Jake Shimabukuro strumming his ukulele at Chai’s Bistro!

To see the rest of the photos from his performance at Chai’s, click the picture below!

jake shimabukuro performing live @ chai's.Shop Jake’s latest CD, “Grand `Ukulele” now!

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Kahulanui LIVE @ Big Country

In case you missed it, check out these shots of Kahulanui performing at Big Country Bar & Grill in Waimanalo last Sunday!

kahulanui performing live at big countrySee all the pictures HERE!  Their new album, “Hula Ku`i” is available now!

 

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Mano Kane Releases New EP!

Alternative HI artist, Mano Kane just released a new EP entitled, “Wake Up!”

"Alternative HI"
Rock out to Mano Kane and many other great bands featured on the album, “Alternative HI”! Makes a great gift for anyone looking out for some modern and fresh Hawaiian talent!

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Anuhea & Tarrus Riley Duet

Have you heard Anuhea’s new single, “Only Man in the World” feat. Tarrus Riley? Check it out on iTunes!

In the meantime, you can always get their solo albums through our website: Anuhea-“Anuhea”

Tarrus Riley – “Reggae Masterpiece”

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