Pitstop: 09/13/19

Friday, Sept. 13

J.P. Smoketrain
Los Garcia’s
The guitarist and vocalist will perform for two nights, Sept. 13-14, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kailua restaurant. There is no cover charge.

Esther Ku
Blue Note Hawaii
The internationally touring Korean American stand-up comedian will perform shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.

Lava Rawk Hawaii
Hawaiian Brian’s
The One Good Thing About Music event from 8:30 p.m. to midnight will feature entertainment by Kokoke Kaulana, Jehzaneexclusvie and Ginja Fresh. Doors open at 8 p.m. The cover charge is $10 for this all ages show.

Out of the darkness
Anna O’Brien’s
A suicide prevention fundraiser event will feature Weatherball, Titans of Sirens, The Granite Saints and Mr. Mac. Tickets are $10.


Saturday, Sept. 14

Soul and Funk
The Studio
Dyno-0-Mite Soul and Funk will take over Hawaiian Brian’s featuring The Elevations Hawaii with special guest DJ Harlow.  The show is for all ages and doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door and The Elevations play two sets starting at 9 p.m.

10,000 Maniacs
Blue Note Hawaii
The band will play shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Sept. 14-15. Tickets are premium $55, loge seating and bar area $45.

Hawaii Roots Festival
Pure Nightclub
The Ooklah the Moc Showcase will feature Ben Gali, Kokomon, Mr. 83 and more. Doors open at 6 p.m. and music starts at 8 p.m. for this ages 21 and up event. Tickets are $25-$100.

Boombox Cartel
The Republik
The Los Angeles-based producer duo will perform at 9 p.m. Doors open at 8 p.m. to ages 21 and up and at 9 p.m. to ages 18 and up. Ticket prices are $40-$50 general admission with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Sunset on the Beach
Queen’s Beach
Watch the free movie UP (PG) in Waikiki. The event starts at 4:30 p.m. with live music, games, food booths and more. The movie begins at 7:30 p.m. after sundown. (southwest.com/html/mkt/sunset-on-the-beach.html)

Waikiki Art Sale
Zoo fence
The art show and sale features local Hawaii artists and photographers displaying their work every Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Sunday, Sept. 15

Comic Jam
Pearlridge Center
Watch dozens of comic artists at work from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Wai Makai center court.

David Sedlak
Maui Brewing Co. Kailua
The performer will play 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Entertaining evening
Kelley O’Neil’s
Two Irish Hearts will play from 5 to 8 p.m. followed by Master of Oz at 9 p.m.


Monday, Sept. 16

Monday, Sept. 16
Christian Yrizarry Duo
Cheesecake Factory Honolulu
The pair will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Also on the lineup during the week there will be the Ryan Tenney Duo on Sept. 17, Kimo Artis Duo on Sept. 18 and Kona Chang Duo on Sept. 19 in the same time slot.

Eddie Ortiz
Blue Note Hawaii
Ortiz and the Son Caribe Band will perform at 7 p.m. in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Doors for this live Latin music concert open at 5 p.m. and tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.


Tuesday, Sept. 17

Comedy Open Mic
Downbeat Lounge
Erika Swartzkopf presents this event, which will be hosted by Brandi Morgan. The festivities for ages 21 and up are from 8 to 10 p.m. and there is no cover charge

Vegan lecture
UH Art Building
Dr. Sailesh Rao, founder and director of Climate Healers, will give a lecture on “How not to Go Extinct” at 7 p.m. at the Art Building Auditorium, Room 132, University of Manoa. Admission and refreshments are free.

Irish Whiskey tasting
O’Toole’s Celtic Room
This event at 6:30 p.m. will feature eight whiskeys. Tickets are $30 and the event is open to the public. Pupus will be provided. RSVP to whiskey@irishpubshawaii.com.

Yvette Moore
Blue Note Hawaii
The singer-songwriter will present a tribute to Gloria Estefan. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.?


Wednesday, Sept. 18

Kona Nui Nights
Ward Village
This free event from 6 to 8 p.m. honors and highlights Hawaiian language, music and hula. It will include a food vendor, cash bar and limited seating.

Stef Mariani
Blue Note Hawaii
The recording artist with folk melodies will perform shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Sean Cleland will be the special guest. Tickets are tables and booth seating $35, bar area $25.

Irish Rose Saloon
The band will perform at 9 p.m.


Thursday, Sept. 19

Thursday, Sept. 19
Doja Cat
The Republik
A rapper, singer and songwriter, the artist will play at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. for ages 21 and up and to all ages accompanied by an adult at 7 p.m. in the concert hall. Tickets are $29.50 general admission with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Good Foot Hawaii!
Blue Note Hawaii
The eight-musician band will play at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25.