Kanikapila Sunday with Derrick Malama for January 14, 2018

Jan 21, 2018

'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' - The Best of Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
Credit Big Boy Record Company/Mountain Apple Company/Island Heritage

Kanikapila Sunday features three hours of Great Hawaiian Music, including contemporary, traditional and hapa haole songs. You'll also hear slack key guitar and `ukulele instrumentals. Plus, the Kanikapila Sunday Classic! Tune in every Sunday with host Derrick Malama from 1:00-4:00 PM Hawai`i Time on HPR-1.

In Hour One of today's show, hear Bruddah IZ doing a classic, 'Hele on to Kaua'i,' from the CD you see pictured on the left. Kuana Torres Kahele performs songs from albums celebrating Lana'i and Moloka'i in his Music for the Hawaiian Islands series. You'll also hear a great version of 'Pua Lililehua' in Hour Two from a release called 'Na Leo Kau'i O Hawai'i' (The Beautiful Sounds of Hawai'i).

Plus, music from Keola Beamer, the Ka'au Crater Boys, Ku'uipo Kumukahi, Kawika Kahiapo, the Sunday Manoa, Dennis Pavao, the Rev. Dennis Kamakahi and Peter Moon.

Mahalo for listening today and every Kanikapila Sunday! Derrick