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20th Anniversary of IZ’s Facing Future

-1Happy Anniversary!

Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’sFacing Future” released 20 years ago today! The album was originally released on November 1st, 1993 and even after 20 years, it remains a timeless and treasured piece of music.

To honor this celebration, “Facing Future” has been re-mastered and re-packaged! Get your remastered copy today! Available wherever music is sold.

IZ Hawaii
Mountain Apple Company

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IZ Facebook Celebration!

IZ 100k fan Promo FINALA BIG MAHALO to ALL IZ Facebook fans!

To celebrate 100k Likes, we’re offering a FREE fishhook necklace with purchase of any IZ Merchandise totaling $20 or more!*

Online only at IZ Hawaii or at Mountain Apple Company. Offer not valid in stores.

*Does not include shipping fees. While supplies last.

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“Over the Rainbow”/Actis Video Montage!

Check it out!  A video montage by Actis, featuring “Over the Rainbow” by Hawaii’s own Israel Kamakawiwo’ole!

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Facing Future Turns 20!

IZ’s Facing Future, an album released in 1993, turns 20 this year! To celebrate, Mountain Apple Company has REMASTERED the music and REPACKAGED the album in an environmentally-friendly digipak!

Read an article from the Star Advertiser written by John Berger about the anniversary!

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Sarah Brightman’s Hawaii ’78 Available At Target!

More on the Sarah Brightman’s “duet” with IZ. Here’s an article from BroadwayWorld.com covering Sarah’s version of “Hawaii ’78.

Hear the full song HERE!

Sarah’s new album, Dreamcatcher, with Hawaii ’78 is available only at Target!

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IZ Medley by the Royal Hawaiian Band

Last month, the Royal Hawaiian Band celebrated IZ with a medley of his songs played at a concert at Iolani Palace. Watch a video of the bandmaster, Clarke Bright, talk about the process of creating this medley.

For everything IZ, visit his official website!

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Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwo’ole Sand Castle

An Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwo’ole sand castle built at a Sand Castle competition in Tallahassee, FL circa 2001.

For everything IZ related, visit IZ Hawaii!

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IZ: The Man Behind The Music – Clip #2

A clip from the Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwo’ole DVD, “IZ: The Man Behind The Music.” This DVD explores that man, through never-before seen interviews and stories with the help of friends and family who knew him best.
Experience the bigger than life personality of IZ and learn about the man behind the music.

Purchase your copy of IZ: The Man Behind the Music today!

Official Website.
Facebook.
Twitter.

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“IZ: The Man Behind The Music” – Clip

A clip from the Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwo’ole DVD, “IZ: The Man Behind The Music.” This DVD explores this man through never-before seen interviews and stories with the help of friends and family who knew him best.

Experience the bigger than life personality of IZ and learn about the man behind the music.

Purchase your copy of, “IZ: The Man Behind the Music” today!

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Technical/Visual Interp of IZ’s music – “Henehene Kou `Aka”

Here’s something fun for you audiophiles out there! This is a printout of the waveform of IZ performing “Henehene Kou ‘Aka!” This is the technical visual representation of IZ’s music! What does IZ’s music look like to you?

Listen to “Henehene Kou ‘Aka” on IZ’s album, “Facing Future“!

And check out other IZ albums!
-”Alone in IZ World
-”Wonderful World

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