About: Originally hailing from Seattle Washington, Bub Pratt writes & performs an eclectic array of musical styles. Oceans & Bridges is the name of Pratt’s newest collection of songs released under the label Kukuau Studio. His music is eclectic, high energy, conscious & positive with collaborations that feature some amazing musicians from the Big Island and around the world.
Colin John Music
Genre: Blues, Soul, Rock n Roll, Funk, Acoustic, and Hawaiian.
About: To date, Colin has recorded six solo albums, featuring diverse musicians from Al Green’s band and Eric Clapton’s group. He has guested on albums by Michael Hill, Hubert Sumlin and played alongside many notable American & British blues and roots artists including B.B.King, Pinetop Perkins, Hank Ballard, James Cotton, Phil Guy and Big Jack Johnson, 2011 finds Colin playing select dates as a both a solo acoustic performer and with his electric power trio. Colin is currently collaborating with Hawaiian musicians Kalani Souza and Chris Shaeffer for an upcoming national theatre/music production based on ecology issues called, “The Big Blue O”. In addition to live performances, Colin works with the Maui-based Arts Education for Children Group helping children to realize their musical ambitions through learning about the blues and performing.
Loren Wilken – Pianist
Phone: (808) 640-4482
Email: [email protected]
Genre: Jazz, Latin, Classical, and New Age.
Jesse “Now Jerome” Snyder
Genre: Jazz, Swing Jazz, Funk, R&B, Neo-soul, and Rock.
About: Jesse Snyder aka Jesse Now Jerome is a musician, arranger, composer and singer. He plays the alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, drums and percussion. Jesse Now Jerome is an aspiring and integral part of the music scene happening on the Big Island of Hawaii. A movement that has growing appreciation for a healthy life full of culture, art and Jazz…music that is pure, enjoyable and illuminating.
Adam Crowe Music
Genre: blues, rock n funk
About: Adam Crowe, singer/ songwriter, slide, electric, acoustic and classical guitar.
Ponchoman Kuanoni Music
About: All Original Ukulele Music
I have been playing professionally for 50 years. Also private teaching since I was 30. Arrived here in 2000. Substitute teacher for Gary Washburn, also played with him and Betsy Curtis in the R and B band “Broadband”, Played rock with Rock Bottom/Uncle Boggie/Big Rock mostly at the Blue Dragon and Party Dances. Currently just jamming with my bass player friend Steve Toma. I have drums and PA studio set up at my house in Paauilo Mauka.
Backed many top musicians and bands in Seattle and the N W, including a stint with The Coasters, The Great Pretenders. More info on Facebook under Jamie Reno. Can contact me at this email address. [email protected], my cell 808-430-8814. Thanks for your time. Jamie
About: Chris Stark is a guitarist and songwriter from Hawaii, specializing in melodic instrumental guitar rock music. Stark’s music is heavily influenced by classic hard rock, blues, progressive, fusion, movie soundtracks, and metal.
Stark released released his debut album Legacy in 2016, a collection of a dozen original instrumental guitar rock songs written in the late 1990s. Juxtaposition arrived on July 15, 2017, and it features 14 new original instrumental songs written in late 2016 and early 2017.