Hawaiian Soul Movie

Hawaiian Soul Movie: George Helm Filmmaker ʻĀina Paikai on his inspiration behind “Hawaiian Soul” George Helm gave birth to a new consciousness of Hawaiian Renaissance. The short film “Hawaiian Soul,” which won the Made in Hawai’i awards at the the 40th edition of the...

Gabby Pops Pahinui

Gabby Pops Pahinui Gabby “Pops” Pahinui April 22, 1921 – October 13, 1980 The late Gabby “Pops” Pahinui is one of the great masters of Hawaiian vocal, slack key and steel guitar music. A forefather of traditional modern day Hawaiian...

Dennis Pavao Hawaiian Falsetto

Dennis Pavao, Master of Hawaiian Falsetto Dennis Pavao was born in Kalapana Hawaii in July 1951. He was one of several Hawaiian musicians who, during the 1970s, led a Hawaiian music renaissance, reviving Hawaiian music, especially “ka leo...

Mamo Clark Hawaiian Born Actress

Mamo Keaokalani Clark: Hawaiian-born actress Mamo Clark, was born on December 6, 1914 in Honolulu, Hawaii (other resources claim Maui) to father Joseph Kealakaimana Clark & mother Evelina Mahoe Clark. Her mother past away that same year. Mamo’s father got...

ʻŌlelo Noʻeau Hawaiian Proverbs

ʻŌlelo Noʻeau Hawaiian Proverbs With Aunty Dorinda ʻŌlelo Noʻeau are Hawaiian proverbs with focus on knowledge and wisdom of definition, and Hawaiian poetical sayings.  Aunty Dorinda is the Little Grass Shack’s Hawaiian treasure by enlightening us with weekly...

Chef Hekili T Apao

Chef Hekili T Apao Hekili T Apao is a Chef Instructor for the Harrah College of Hospitality at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Hekili is an Alumni of UNLV, where he took advantage of his football and academic scholarships to obtain three Bachelor’s degrees in...

Brother Noland

Brother Noland, Traditional Hawaiian Man Musician, Composer, Innovator, Pioneer, Legend Known as the “Father of Jawaiian Music.” Fluid in both Slack Key and standard guitar tunings, Brother Noland goes wherever the music carries him. Music is...