Practice in Public Makes Perfect: how playing for your fans makes you better

Price, 57, has played music nearly her whole life, starting with piano when she was five years old. But in the fall of 2009, the guitar was still something of mystery to her. She had been playing for only a couple of months and was struggling a bit with the new challenges. Yet, instead of […]


Exclusive! Listen The New Track “Little Scratch”

Track appears in new box set… A new box set showcasing recordings Captain Beefheart made in the early Seventies is due for release. After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. Sun Zoom Spark: 1970 To 1972 features newly remastered versions of three albums that Beefheart and the Magic Band released […]


New Demo From My Morning Jacket

This week’s essential mix from All Songs Considered includes a surprising, electronic, mostly instrumental cut from The 1975 — a British group known more for its brash Top-40 pop and rock — an intimate home demo recording from My Morning Jacket and a spare, moody cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Immigrant Song” by the Irish folk […]

Skillax Preparing ‘Harsher, Brighter’ New Album

The National have confirmed that they will start recording their next album “soon”. The US band released their sixth album ‘Trouble Will Find Me’ in 2013, more recently showcasing new song ‘Roman Candle’ live. With frontman Morgan recently saying that the group need to “change and evolve” on their next record, guitarist Morgan has now […]


Judge Asked To Skillax To Attend ‘Stairway’

“Consider heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women, killing more women than all cancers combined. If we can do more to prevent, treat and cure cardiovascular disease, more women will live longer, more families will stay together, more workers will stay productive, and we’ll save money on treating a condition that costs the U.S. […]

Kathie B. and the Minimalist Baker are serving up this  gluten-free and vegan pasta salad that comes together in just 30 minutes with 10 ingredients! It starts with roasting broccoli with olive oil, salt, and pepper until browned and tender. The pesto is made in a food processor by mixing basil, garlic, hemp seeds, lemon juice, nutritional yeast, and sea salt, then drizzling […]

Today Kathie B shares these Lemon Blueberry Scones from Bellyfull.net. They’re tender and flaky, with fresh blueberries throughout and a dreamy lemony glaze! You don’t need to be a professional baker to make this homemade scones recipe – it’s so easy! Bake your way to the best pastry, perfect for a weekend brunch or get […]

This Moroccan-inspired 1-pot lentil soup made with sweet potatoes, green beans, and our favorite warming spices cumin, coriander, and cinnamon is easy to enjoy throughout the week or to please a crowd.  We hope you LOVE this soup. It’s: ComfortingQuick & easy to makeFlavorfulSatisfyingCustomizable& Delicious This would make the perfect soup when you’re craving a […]

These rum balls from Simply Recipes are as easy to make as they are to eat. They’re the original no-bake treat! Rum balls are also really easy to adapt to your personal tastes or to what you have in your cupboard. You can substitute pretty much any crumbled cookie or baked good in this recipe and expect good results. […]

This is a Civil Defense Wind Advisory update message for December 17 at 8:00 in the morning.  The National Weather Service Wind Advisory remains in effect for North and South Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo, Puna, Kau and Island Interior areas of Hawaii Island through this evening.  A Wind Advisory means that sustained Northeast winds of 35 […]

Healthier “candy” from The Minimalist Baker for the win! Just how easy is it to make these 5-ingredient Vegan Chocolate Turtles?… This video takes you through it:

On Wednesday Dec 11th North Kohala Seniors returned to the Cosmic Cowgirl show for their traditional holiday show, sharing Christmas classics, local favorites and even an original song set to the tune of Silver Bells: Hear the whole set… Or catch them around town Dec 18th 4:30 at Arakaki Dec 20th 4:30 at Nakahara

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