Then and now: Derringer show wows photographer, rock lover, in 1979 and 2018

  • Edgar Winter rocks the Honokaa People's Theatre Saturday night. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Edgar Winter puts on a show at the Honokaa People's Theatre with his hit "Frankenstein." (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Edgar Winter rocks the Honokaa People's Theatre Saturday night. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Edgar Winter rocks the Honokaa People's Theatre Saturday night. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rick Derringer belts it out. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rick Derringer plays his version of The Star Spangled Banner. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rick Derringer, left, along with bass player Charlie Torres, perform at Honokaa People's Theatre Saturday night. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rick Derringer jams at Honokaa People's Theatre. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rick Derringer rocks a Cleveland, Ohio New Year's Eve concert in 1979, left and Saturday night at the Honokaa People's Theatre on the right. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

HONOKAA — We may live on a island in the middle of the Pacific, but rock legends love to stop here to thrill their loyal fan bases.