Tune in Christmas morning! Lonesome Bob will host a holiday music & call in show from 8-11am. Featuring the KNKR ohana, your requests and dedications and a 9am sing-along encore of the 2019 performance by the North Kohala Seniors with carols on ukulele.

With a disco sample and drum machine house music took over the globe.

BY STEVE ROBY  Being an aspiring Big Island musician comes with a set of challenges – not enough proper venues, very few tips, and not properly being heard or appreciated in a live music setting. Living on the Big Island also means traveling is involved. Most paid gigs are either in the populated areas like Kona […]

A new study considers when we stop seeking unfamiliar genres of music altogether.

 The North Kohala Seniors Club graced the KNKR performance studio for the second year in a row to share  holiday cheer, kicking off their tour. The public is invited to come ( & sing along~We did! ) at their appearances including: Federal Credit Union December 14th, 4:30 Nakahara Store December 19, 4:00 Takata Store  December 21, 4:30  Click […]

HAWI — From panel discussions about agricultural sustainability to cultural demonstrations and the music that filled Kohala Village Hub, Saturday’s Aina Fest was a celebration of land and those who cultivate it.

Hawaiian singer and musician Willie K. stunned the crowd at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu on Saturday with a stirring new take on the national anthem.  Via: HuffPost Accompanied by his ukulele, he dispensed with the traditional melody and went with his own for “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to the game between the University of Hawaii […]

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