Tag Archives: ukulele

The Rise of the Uke

Check out this article on the rise of the popularity of the ukulele due to artists like IZ and Jake Shimabukuro. Ukulele virtuoso Taimane Gardener is sure to rise its popularity even more with the release of her debut album later this year!

www.guitarplanet.eu/149/date/2011/07/27/the-rise-of-the-ukulele.html

 

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Raiatea Helm – Sea of Love

Raiatea Helm’s new CD of Hawaiian Club music, Sea of Love, is out now! You can listen on the streaming player at her website! (on the left of the screen)

Are you a fan of Hawaiian Club Music from the 50s & 60s? Who’s your favorite artist/song from the genre? Share a memory of Hawaiian Club Scene! If you’re too young to remember ask your Tutu or your mom and dad: where they went, who they listened to. Share your stories & photos with us!

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Raiatea Helm on AAA Magazine!

Raiatea Helm is on the cover of the September/October issue of AAA Magazine! Here’s a link to the article: www.hawaii.aaa.com/hi_westways/2011-09-10/Pages/culture-club.aspx?zip=96826&stateprov=hi&city=honolulu

Raiatea just released her new album, Sea of Love, on October 4th! It’s available at www.mountainapplecompany.com/new-releases/sea-of-love and you can preview a streaming version here: www.mountainapplecompany.com/raiateaseaoflove/. Stay tuned for more!

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Behind the Scenes: Sea of Love

Here’s a little behind the scenes footage from the recording of Raiatea Helm’s Sea of Love! Mahalo to Hawaiian Airlines for the clip!

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Part 4: Raiatea’s Interview with Harry B

Tom Moffatt mentions Raiatea’s Sea of Love in his column this week, saying it’s “Hoku bound!”

www.midweek.com/content/columns/utg_article/uncle_toms_gabbin293/

From Midweek to Billboard, everyone’s talking about Sea of Love! Here’s interview #4 with Raiatea Helm and Harry B. Soria talking about the background of the album!

If you haven’t heard Sea of Love yet, check it out!

 

www.mountainapplecompany.com/raiatea/

 

 

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Raiatea debuts on Billboard’s World Chart!

Raiatea Helm’s Sea of Love debuted on Billboard’s World Chart! Congrats to Raiatea and everyone who contributed to the CD!

www.mountainapplecompany.com/raiatea/

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Raiatea Helm with Billy V. on KINE clip #3

Here’s the last clip from Raiatea’s guest spot on Billy V’s radio show last month! Sea of Love is out NOW!

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Clip #2 of Raiatea Helm on Billy V.’s Radio Show

Here’s clip #2 of Raiatea Helm on Billy V.’s radio show! And don’t forget Sea of Love is out now! www.mountainapplecompany.com/raiatea/

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Island Style Ukulele

Who’s your favorite ukulele player? What song would you love to hear covered as an ukulele instrumental? Let us know!


We’ve got a new compilation of ukulele songs out, Island Style Ukulele! Featuring 14 newly recorded island favorites by Na Hoku Hanohano and Hawai’i Music Award winners and nominees such as Troy Fernandez, Herb Ohta Jr., Benny Chong, Imua Garza, Brittni Paiva, Gordon Freitas, Kalei Gamiao!

Buy it today at www.mountainapplecompany.com/island-style-ukulele

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