Pitstop: 09/06/19

Friday, Sept. 6

Foundation meets Dancehall
Downbeat Lounge
Pressure Down Sounds and Rudies Hi-Fi spin strictly-vinyl all-night reggae grooves. It features Irie-Sistable and Zion Coptic Sound, with special guest DJ Bob. The event for ages 21 and up starts at 9 p.m. and there is no cover.

Anna Lunoe
The Republik
Electric Palms will present the Australian DJ performing at 9 p.m. Ticket prices are $20-25 general admission plus fees.

Kamuela Kahoano
Maui Brewing Co. Kailua
The performer will play from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. In addition, on Saturday, Sept. 7 the same venue will feature Keith Batlin also from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Opening reception
Hawaii State Art Museum
A free reception for the In Hawaii exhibit will be held at the South Hotel Street museum sculpture lobby from 6 to 9 p.m. It will feature artworks from the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts and a fashion show. The Friends of the Hawai‘i State Art Museum will be hosting a bar with wine and beer. Valet parking will be available at the Richards Street entrance to the building.

Rock out
Anna O’Brien’s
Stoned Astronaut presents Galactic Love Child, 7 Pairs of Iron Shoes, Celeste and the Lucky Stars. There is no cover charge.

Frankie Valli
Blaisdell Concert Hall
BAMP Project welcomes Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons on Sept. 6 and 7 at 7 p.m. This is an all-ages event. Tickets range from $59.50 to $145 with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Puberty Wounds
Hawaiian Brian’s
The group with special guests Soon Yuh and Rabid Jane will play at The Studio. Doors open at 8  p.m. and there is a $5 cover for this all-ages show.

Oleta Adams
Blue Note Hawaii
From gospel to soul, the singer/pianist will perform shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are VIP $55 and general admission $35.


Saturday, Sept. 7

Royal Court
Ka Makana Alii
Don’t miss an appearance by the Aloha Festivals court from noon to 3 p.m. The event will include performances by Halau Hula o Hokulani, along with other hula halau and a Tahitian troupe.

Jody Watley Unplugged
Blue Note Hawaii
One of the architects of 21st century pop, R&B and dance music, Watley will play at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are premium $45, loge seating and bar area $35.

Kelandy Diaz Duo
Duke’s Canoe Club
The pair will play from 9:30 p.m. to midnight.

Hawaiian Brian’s
Scope Entertainment presents this event at Electron from 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.  It features That One Scrub, Anthony Cruz, Pash Sean, Chock Lit and The Jehovas Litness. It is open to ages 18 and up to party and 21 and up to drink.

The Republik
This band will perform at 8 p.m. National Product will open the show. The Lounge will open at 6 p.m. for ages 21 and up with the main room available for all ages at 7 p.m. Tickets are $29.50

Improv comedy
A free show will be held in Honolulu at RevoluSun. Seating is limited so guarantee your seats online or come early. Shows are at 8 and 9 p.m.

Night of Burlesque
Anna O’Brien’s
Experience a variety of burlesque dancers. Tickets are $10 and $15.


Sunday, Sept. 8

Hands-On Raku
Honolulu Museum of Art
The museum school will feature this event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event will give attendees the chance to glaze a ceramic tea bowl under the direction of Hawaii Craftsmen members, and watch it being fired using the Raku process. Open to the public, there is a $15 materials fee per bowl for this activity. In addition, there will be a free panel discussion by curated artists in the school’s main gallery from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Honolulu Jazz Quartet
Blue Note Hawaii
The band will perform hits from the 1960s and 1970s at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.

Entertaining evening
O’Toole’s Irish Pub
Celtic Sessions with Stevie will take the stage.

Yoga and brunch
The Barn at SALT
Join an hour-long Sunday morning yoga class at 9 a.m. with live music, followed by brunch. Visit eventbrite.com or the SALT website for ticket information.


Monday, Sept. 9

Dux Delux
Irish Rose Saloon
Hear the band play at the Waikiki club.


Tuesday, Sept. 10

Concert series
Blue Note Hawaii
Henry Kapono will present the Artist 2 Artist series featuring Blayne Asing. Tickets are VIP booths and meet and great $275, VIP seating meeting and greet $65, VIP seat $45, table and booth seating $35, bar area $25. Show time is at 7 p.m.

Ryan Tenney Duo
Cheesecake Factory
The duo will take the stage from 7 to 10 p.m. in the restaurant’s Honolulu location.


Wednesday, Sept. 11

Get your Irish up
Kelley O’Neil’s
Celtic Waves, RPG and Keith Batlin will perform from 5 p.m. to 3:30 a.m.

Elijah Sky
Blue Note Hawaii
This singer, songwriter and instrumentalist will play shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.


Thursday, Sept. 12

Mike Lewis
Blue Note Hawaii
New York trumpeter Lewis and friends will present their second annual Big Apple-themed night featuring tunes celebrating the city. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.

Doug Stone
Hawaiian Brian’s
American country music artist Stone will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15-$225.