Big Island Music Scene: August 18 – 26

Saturday August 18 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – The Lou Ann Gurney Band
A Night of Jazz and Song with this beautiful singer of Jazz 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
No Charge; Tips for musicians appreciated
Bring Wine or Beer (or both) and come have dinner

Tuesday, August 21 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Gene Tomahiro Band
Take a Journey down the many roads of Hawaiian Music, every road is amazing and you never know how the journey will end or the fun stops along the way, which is part of the fun! “For Life, & Liberty in the Land of Aloha!”
No Charge; Tips for musicians appreciated

Wednesday, August 22 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Jazz Brothers of Hilo
Join “the Boys” for a Night of Classic Jazz as you sip wine and have a great dinner and listen to the sounds of classic jazz.
No Charge; Tips for musicians appreciated

Thursday, August 23 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Hawaiian Kanikapila Night
Join some of the Big Islands best musicians as they come together for an “Impromptu Jam Session”. The fun about this night is you never know who is going to show up!
No Charge; Tips for musicians appreciated

Friday, August 24 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Island Swing: A Night of Big Band
Come Dance the Night Away with a 20 Piece Big Band as they play the music of Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and more.
$10.00 Tips for musicians still appreciated if you have a great time

Saturday, August 25 6:00 – 9:00 pm John Paul A Ride Down the Country Road of Hawaii.
Join us for a night of music with our Big Island Paniollo, John Paul. Come hear the music and list to to the stories.
No Charge; Tips for musicians greatly appreciated

Sunday, August 26 5:00 – 8:30 Sunset with John Cruz
Join Hawaiian music legend John Cruz as he comes to Hilo for a a musical sunset. The doors will open at 5:00 pm and Sam Onelilikoiboy will be playing until 5:45. Then at 6:00 one of my favorite local musicians, Tiana Jennings, her voice and guitar will blow you away! Then we will have the honor of John Cruz playing on our stage for you. How cool!! Tickets are $20.00 for this amazing night of music. Alcohol, wine, and beer is available for this event, so come have fun!! Call me at 808-383-3035 or buy your tickets the night of the performance or at the Venue now.

All concerts happen at Banyan Drive Cafe (Old Uncle Billy’s) at 87 Banyan Drive in beautiful Hilo.


With Warmest Aloha,

David S. Wallerstein