KAILUA-KONA — San Francisco-based musician Rebecca Roudman has been playing music since she was seven, when she was classically trained on the cello.
KAILUA-KONA — Umekes Fishmarket Bar and Grill has started to transform into more than just a place for food on weekday nights.
K-pop made history when Seo-hyun for Girl’s Generation, Red Velvet, Baek Ji-young and veteran singers Lee Sun-hee and Cho Yong-pil held a concert in Pyonyang, North Korea on April 1. About 1,500 North Korean fans were in attendance, as well as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, his wife Ri Sol-ju and sister Kim Yo-jong, who previously attended the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Another concert on April 3 was held between South Korean and North Korean entertainers was held. There are more concerts and cultural exchange to happen between North and South Korea in coming months.
KAILUA-KONA — Kawika Singson is a one-man director, photographer and host.
Join local authors for the monthly Words and Wine event at 6 p.m. Tuesday hosted by Kona Stories Book Shop. This event is free to the public and offers a chance to meet and greet some of Hawaii’s favorite authors while enjoying complimentary pupu and wine. April’s featured authors are Carol Thorsness, Sara Ackerman and Gordon Noice with Virginia Isbell.
KAILUA-KONA — Bagpipes are not the typical instrument heard on Hawaii Island.