September 15th, 2016
It’s rare that something really catches my eye on Instagram. Restructuring the feed and doing away with showing posts in real time was what killed the enjoyment of scrolling for me. It’s just so confusing to see something going on 16 hours ago. Now it’s all just too little too late. So when I was … READ MORE
August 16th, 2016
Before I ever got mixed up in the beverage industry I still had a good inkling of who’s who in Honolulu city. That didn’t come from any major talents on my part, I was just out every night. When I first moved to Hawai’i after a 2-year a gig in San Diego, my job at … READ MORE
August 8th, 2016
Waikiki was rocked in June for a colorful collaboration between Chinatown retail neighbors Barrio Vintage and Roberta Oaks, who could easily be the coolest kids in that district, alongside the Human Imagination. These are the places you can shop when you don’t know how to shop. Pretty much anything you pick up from their carefully … READ MORE
July 20th, 2016
I’m falling head over heels for the new generation. My health isn’t where it should be recently but even after taking a huge step back from everything I still kept hearing about this great culture being developed over at Hawaiian Brian’s. After hearing so much from people I respect in the industry, I made a … READ MORE
March 2nd, 2016
Something told me it might not be a good idea to pursue a Q&A with famed chef Chris Kajioka and multi-award winning bartender Justin Park about their upcoming event March 26th at Park’s new Bar Leather Apron. I’ve been to that new place, and it’s very small. While it’s clearly one of the greatest cocktail … READ MORE
March 2nd, 2016
Just when I am healthy enough to start scrolling through social media I’m immediately turned off. This has got to be the craziest presidential race yet. Like it or not it’s political season. Are you registered to vote? It’s ok if you are not, it’s not too late! Just mail in this form and do … READ MORE
February 19th, 2016
There’s no question about it, we are seeing a revival in Chinatown. While some may say the area has been abandoned since the opening of a few Waikiki establishments these past 5 years those who know see that it’s sustaining and growing and remains the creative epicenter of the Honolulu scene. Dusty Grabel and his … READ MORE
February 3rd, 2016
Mike “DJ Vegas Mike” Licata talks about one of the greatest Chinatown events to ever happen in Honolulu.
January 20th, 2016
Artist Omer Kursat brings back memories of thirtyninehotel with an exhibit at Bevy in Kakaako.
January 13th, 2016
Red Bull Play and Destroy returns to Honolulu.