Category Archives: Alternative HI

Alternative HI, a compilation of 18 tracks of some of the best alternative artists in Hawaii!

Kokua for the Phillipines

1463362_363732163770213_1789425923_n“Kokua for the Philippines,” a Hawaii-based radio, television and Internet benefit concert for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, will be held on Sunday, Dec.15, 2013 from noon to 5 p.m.  Proceeds from the phone bank and on-site gifts will be donated to the American Red Cross for disaster relief.

Saturday, December 15th  |  12-5PM

Performers and appearances by: Taimane; Henry Kapono; Kalapana; Raiatea Helm; Makana; Sean Na’auao; Loretta Ables Sayre; Kalei Gamiao; Kuana Torres Kahele; Aidan James; Da Braddahs; Jake Shimabukuro; Roman of Kolohe Kai; Rebel Souljahz; Natural Vibrations, Amy Hanaiali’i Gilliom, Jordan Segundo, Starr Kalahiki, Honolulu Jazz Quartet, EMKE, and Sing The Body. In addition, Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie and Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell will participate in the show.

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John Cruz @ Electric Soul (Doris Duke Theatre)

-3John Cruz kicks off this year’s Hallowbaloo events at the Doris Duke Theatre!
Featuring Hutch Hutchinson, Ricky Fataar & Imua Garza!
Special guests include Erika Elona & Delayed Resistance!

TONIGHT, Oct 25th, 9PM!
TICKETS
21+ only!

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Erika Elona @ Windward Mall – 11:30PM

ErikaElonaPress copyThis Sunday, come Paint the Mall Pink with Erika Elona Music at Windward Mall – part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Make sure you come see Erika perform on the Center Stage, 11:30PM!

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New and Improved MAC Radio!

Check out the new and improved Mountain Apple Company Radio, featuring fantastic music from your favorite artists!  Check out our Radio here!
macradioWhat’s your favorite song? We might add your favorite to our playlist!

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Sing the Body LIVE @ Windward Mall!

singthebody_windward8-13 copySing the Body playing an exciting performance at Windward Mall for a “Back to School” Concert! Taken August 10, 2013.

Get their 2013 Na Hoku Hanohano Award winning album, “Contrast“-AVAILABLE NOW!

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Erika Elona and Zack Shimizu LIVE @ Kahala Mall!

Alternative HI artists Erika Elona and Zack Shimizu (from Sing the Body) performing at Kahala Mall!  August 9th, 2013.
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LIVE Alternative HI. Concert @ Kahala Mall!

Live concert at Kahala Mall with Alternative Hi Artists, Zack Shimizu (of Sing the Body) and Erika Elona!
Friday, August 9th! FREE! Autograph session to follow performance!

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Johnny Helm – Event Schedule

Alternative HI‘s Johnny Helm‘s weekly schedule! He plays at these venues every week so make sure to stop by!
Tuesday – Lulu’s Waikiki Surf Club – 6-9PM
Wednesday – Tiki’s Bar and Grill – 9-11PM
Thursday – Rume Fire – 5-8PM
Friday – Hard Rock Cafe – 5-7PM
Saturday – Tiki’s Bar and Grill – 5-7PM

For all of Johnny’s events, visit his website!

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2013 Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winners!

Congratulations to all the 2013 Na Hoku Hanohano winners!!
na hoku_winnersVisit our site to listen to the Mountain Apple winning albums and get a copy for yourself!

Weldon KekauohaPilialoha:
• Male Vocalist of the Year
• Entertainer of the Year

Na PalapalaiHa’a
• Graphics Award (B. Kanai’a Nakamura)

Manu BoydMela ‘Ailana
• Hawaiian language performance
• Liner notes (Manu Boyd, Robert Cazimero and Shawn Livingston Moseley)

Amy Hanaiali’iMy Father’s Granddaughter
• Female vocalist of the Year
• Contemporary Album of the Year

Kuana Torres KaheleHilo for the Holidays
• Christmas Album of the Year

Brittni PaivaTell U What
• ‘Ukulele Album of the Year
• Instrumental composition (“Tell U What”)

Sing the BodyContrast
• Alternative Album of the Year

For a complete list of all the winners and awards, click HERE!

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2013 Na Hoku Awards Nominee Sing the Body – Contrast!

2013 Na Hoku Nominee
Sing the Body - Contrast

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NOMINATIONS:
Alternative Album of the Year

“Best indie rock band in Hawai`i” — Michael W. Perry.
Winners announced May 25th!

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