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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, August 24, 2001


Aaron's Atop the Ala Moana

Ala Moana Hotel; 955-4466

• Heart & Soul, contemporary, 9:30 p.m.-2:15 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 9 p.m.-1:15 a.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays.

• David Swanson, piano, 9 p.m.-1:15 a.m. Sundays and Mondays.

Ala Moana Hotel


Mahina Lounge

• Paul Conrad, piano, 5-11:30 p.m. Fridays through Sundays and 5-7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

• Kit Samson, piano, 7-11 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

All Star Hawaii

King Kalakaua Plaza; 955-8326

• Montego Joe's Caribbean Festival, continues through Sunday; entertainment highlights include dinner show with Fiji 6:30-9:30 p.m. today, Late Night DJ Party 10 p.m.-2 a.m. today and Saturday; KCCN FM100 live remote and limbo contest 6-8 p.m. Saturday, dinner show with AZ and KCCN FM100 All Star Band, featuring Norm, 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday; and Azure McCall and Tennyson Stevens, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday; the festival is a benefit for Ronald McDonald House Charities Hawaii and WorkNet; admission. 945-9700.

Downstairs Café

• Polymite, Hawaiian, 7-11 p.m. Fridays.


• Rolando Sanchez and Salsa Hawaii Band, featuring Cynthia Romero, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays; free salsa lessons 8-8:30 p.m.; for 18 and older.

• Friday Night Club, with Da Bomb, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays; for 21 and older.

• Saturday Night Club, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays; for 18 and older.

• All Star Murder Mystery Night, a whodunnit show where the audience will help find the culprit of a murder mystery, 6-9 p.m. Sundays; doors open at 5 p.m.; $15. Reservations 945-9700.

Anna Bannana's


• Go Jimmy Go, ska, 9 p.m. today.

• KIPO First Anniversary Blues Marathon, 4 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, Anna Bannana's; featuring The Eric Petersen Band at 4 p.m., Bluzilla at 6 p.m., Third Degree at 8 p.m., Bob Jones & Hard Drive with Keahi Conjugacion at 10 p.m., and a blues jam session at midnight; $7* for before 6 p.m.; $10* from 6 p.m. 955-8821.

• So-N-Sooo, soul beat, rhythm and jam, 9 p.m. Thursday.

Auntie Pasto's Kapahulu


• Club Dub Wize, with DJs, 10:30 p.m. Fridays.

• XSI with DJ Denova, Dr. Boogie, Shawn G., Kyle Alexander and others spinning disco, diva, Latin, popstarz and more, 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays; for 21 and older.

• Telepathic Projects, with DJs Metronome, Epic, Joe T., mRbrown, Kevin and lil' mike spinning underground, hip-hop, jungle and abstract, 10 p.m. Mondays.

The Banyans at Pearl Harbor

• Salsa with DJ Ray Cruz, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays; for 21 and older.

Bay View Lounge

Hilton Turtle Bay Resort; 293-8811

• Ka'ala, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Sundays and Mondays.

Bedroq Bar & Grill


• Mo' Bettah Mondays, with DJs, Mondays.

• College Nights, with guest DJs, Thursdays.

Big City Diner


• DJ Root's Juice, 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Tuesdays.

Big Island Steak House

Aloha Tower Marketplace; 537-4446

• Pai'ea, contemporary Hawaiian, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

Brew Moon Restaurant & Micro Brewery

Ward Centre; 593-0088

• Hidden Agenda, R&B, funk and jazz, 9 p.m.-midnight today.

• Local Anesthesia, contemporary, reggae and rock, 9 p.m. Saturday.

• Dark Side of the Moon, soul, funk and hip-hop with DJ Grant Mitchell, 10 p.m. Sundays; for 21 and older.

Cafe Sistina


• Latin Night with Latin Lady DJ Margarita and DJ Rod, 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays.

• Sonny Silva, jazz guitar, 6-10 p.m. Saturdays.

Chai's Island Bistro

Aloha Tower Marketplace; 585-0011

• Keli'i Kaneali'i, Hawaiian and contemporary, 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays.

• Ho'okena, Hawaiian, 7 p.m. Saturdays.

• Jerry Santos, Hawaiian and contemporary, 7-8:30 p.m. Sundays.

• The Makaha Sons, Hawaiian, 7 p.m. Monday.

• Melveen Leed, with guest appearance by Na Leo Pilimehana, 7 p.m. Tuesday.

• Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom and Barry Flanagan, Hawaiian and contemporary, 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Chart House Honolulu


• Dean & Dean, contemporary, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sundays, and 5-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.

• Tito Berinobis, contemporary, 6-8:30 p.m. Fridays and Tuesdays, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Mondays.

• Emerald House, contemporary, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursdays.

• Lance and the Hydrants, with Billy Beirnes on sax, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Wednesdays and 6-9 p.m. Thursdays.

Chez Monique

Westridge Shopping Center; 488-2439

• Pohaku, 9 p.m.-midnight today, followed by Cool Change, reggae, 12:30-3:30 a.m.

• Maliko Blend, 9 p.m.-midnight, followed by Koa'uka, contemporary Hawaiian, 12:30-3:30 a.m.

Chuck's Cellar

Outrigger East hotel; 923-4488

• Jazz in the Cellar, 6-10 p.m. Fridays (with Katie Tamashiro, Harris Ichida and George Cristobal) and Sundays (with Dale Senaga, Harris Ichida and George Cristobal).

Coconut Willy's Bar & Grill

International Market Place; 923-9454

• Kevin Mau, contemporary, 3-7:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

• Shirley Walker Band, contemporary, 8 p.m. Fridays through Sundays.

• Booze Brothers, contemporary, 3-7:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

• Imai & Friends, Hawaiian and contemporary, 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

Da Smoke House

Eaton Square; 946-0233

• Don Conover, piano/comedy, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Diamond Head Grill

W Honolulu hotel; 922-3734

• Ginai with Zanuck Kapala Lindsey, rock, R&B, soul, jazz, funk and contemporary, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dixie Grill – 'Aiea


• J.P. Smoketrain, blues, 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays.

Dixie Grill – Honolulu


• J.P. Smoketrain at "Tuesdays Are Bluesdays," 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

Dole Cannery

Lana'i Ballroom; 531-3127

• Lanai and Augie T's Comedy Shack, 8 p.m. Fridays.

Don Ho's Island Grill

Aloha Tower Marketplace; 528-0807

• Brickwood Galuteria, traditional and contemporary Hawaiian, 6-8 p.m. Fridays.

• Soundettes, Island reggae, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturdays.

• Imai and Company, Hawaiian, 4-8 p.m. Sundays.

• Puamana, traditional Hawaiian, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays.

• Na Kama, traditional and contemporary Hawaiian, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

• Byl Leonard, jazz, R&B and Hawaiian, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Duc's Bistro


• Tennyson Stevens, pop and jazz pianist, 7-10 p.m. Fridays through Mondays.

• Rachel Gonzales, light jazz, 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Mehana Souza, Hawaiian, 7-10 p.m. Thursdays.

Duke's Waikiki

Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach; 922-2268

• Ku'uipo Kumukahi, Hawaiian with hula, 4-6 p.m. Fridays.

• Kapena, contemporary Hawaiian, 4-6 p.m. Saturday.

• Henry Kapono, contemporary Hawaiian, 4-6 p.m. Sundays.

• Mihana, 7 p.m. Thursdays.

E Club

Kane'ohe Marine Corps Base Hawai'i; 254-7660, 254-7661

• Freakin' Fridays, with DJs playing R&B, hip-hop, reggae and house, 9 p.m.-3 a.m. Fridays; for 18 and older.

Eastside Grill

Puck's Alley; 952-6555

• John Feary and Friends, contemporary, 9 p.m.-midnight today.

Esprit Nightclub

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel; 922-4422

• Tino and the Rhythm Klub, top 40, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sundays through Tuesdays.

• eightOeight, R&B and rock, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

Fisherman's Wharf


• Al Waterson and You, karaoke, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Fusion Waikiki


• The Men of Fusion Male Revue, midnight Fridays and Saturdays.

• Paper Doll Revue Drag Show, 9:45 p.m. Saturdays.

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant

Aloha Tower Marketplace; 599-4877

• Jon Basebase, contemporary, 5:30-9 p.m. today.

• Pacific Blu, contemporary, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. today.

• Kapena, contemporary Hawaiian, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Saturday and 5:30-9 p.m. Sunday.

• Anita Hall, contemporary, 5:30-9 p.m. Wednesday.

• Rail, modern and alternative rock, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursday.



House Without a Key

• The Hiram Olsen Trio, Hawaiian with hula, 5-8:30 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Wednesdays.

• The Islanders, Hawaiian with hula, 5-8:30 p.m. Sundays through Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Lewers Lounge

• Bruce Hamada and Jim Howard, jazz, 10:15 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Thursdays; 10:15 p.m.-midnight Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Noly Paa, piano, 10:15 p.m.-midnight Sundays and Mondays.


• Bruce Hamada and Jim Howard, jazz, 8:30-10 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

• Noly Paa, piano, 8:30-10 p.m. Sundays and Mondays.

Hilton Hawaiian Village


Paradise Lounge

• Olomana, Hawaiian, 8 p.m.-midnight, Fridays and Saturdays.

Shell Bar

• Sandy and Friends, contemporary, 8-11 p.m. Saturdays.

• Jeanette and Friends, contemporary, 8-11 p.m. Sundays and Mondays.

• Sonya and Michelle, contemporary, 8-11 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Mr. Gneiss, contemporary, 8-11 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays.

Tapa Bar

• Dennis Ah Yek Duo, Hawaiian with hula, 8-11 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

• Polynesia, 8-11 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Tropics Cafe

• Quintinn Holi, Hawaiian, 3-6 p.m. Fridays, Sundays and Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturdays.

• Dennis Ah Yek, Hawaiian, 3-6 p.m. Saturdays.

• Piranha Trio, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays.

Niumalu Cafe & Bar

• Cory Oliveros, acoustic, 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Honey's at Ko'olau

Ko'olau Golf Club; 236-4653

• Al Kaai and Friends, Hawaiian slack key, 7-10 p.m. today.

Hula's Bar and Lei Stand


• T-Dance with DJs, 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

• GoGo Boyz, male revue, 10:30 p.m. Fridays, Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 8:30 p.m. Sundays.

Hyatt Regency Waikiki


Harry's Bar

• Joe Recca, Hawaiian,5-6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

• Dennis Ah Yek, Hawaiian, 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays.

• Tihati Show, Polynesian music and dance, 7:45-8:15 p.m. weekdays.

• Al Romero, 5-7:30 p.m. Saturdays, and 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

• Glenn Medeiros, contemporary, 8:45-11 p.m. Saturdays.

• Roland Chang, Hawaiian, 5-6 p.m. Sundays.

• Kanilau, Hawaiian, 6-7:30 p.m. Sundays.

• Soul Bucket, contemporary, 8:45-11 p.m. Sundays through Tuesdays.

• Rubber Soul, Beatles tribute Band, 8:45-11 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays.

Hy's Steak House

Waikiki Park Heights; 922-5555

• Audy Kimura, guitar/vocals, 7:30-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 6:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Irish Rose Saloon

Ohana Reef Towers; 924-7711

• Bongo Tribe, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.

• Piranha Brothers, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays through Mondays.

Jameson's Seafood Grill

Restaurant Row; 521-6488

• Leonani, classic Hawaiian songs, 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays.

Jarons on Hamakua


• Just Joe, soft rock, jazz and original tropical pop, 4-6:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Marty Dread, reggae, 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. today; $5.

• eightOeight, R&B and rock, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Saturday.

• Mahina and Kahala, traditional Hawaiian, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

John Dominis Restaurant


• Nightwing, light rock, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

• Spy Bar, with DJs spinning dance music, 9:30 p.m.-3 a.m. Fridays; 589-2400.

John Dominis' Oyster and Sushi Bar

• Lane, with guitarist Jeff Peterson, jazz, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.

Kahala Mandarin Oriental Hawaii


The Veranda

• Betty Loo Taylor Trio, 7:30-11 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; also featuring vocalist Sydette Sakauye Stanton on Fridays and vocalist Loretta Ables Sayre on Saturdays and Thursdays.

• Winston Tan, classical guitar, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Sundays and Mondays.

Plumeria Beach Cafe

• Noe & Tao, Hawaiian duo with hula, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays.

• Tropic Breeze, Hawaiian duo with hula, 6-8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

• Laukea, Hawaiian duo with hula, 6-8 p.m. Mondays.

• Po'okela, Hawaiian duo with hula, 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays.

• Na Mele, Hawaiian duo with hula, 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays.


Aloha Tower Marketplace; 536-2161, 537-9611

• Na Kama, Hawaiian, 5:30-7:45 p.m. Fridays.

• John Cruz, contemporary, 8-9:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Ten Feet, contemporary Hawaiian, 10 p.m.-1 a.m. today.

• Kahua, Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m. Saturday.

• Pahe'e, contemporary Hawaiian, 9:30-10:30 p.m. Saturdays.

• Ka'ala Boys, contemporary Hawaiian, 10:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday.

• Hawaiian Time, 11:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Saturday.

• Kanalo, Hawaiian, 8-11 p.m. Sundays.

• Ko'u Mana'o, contemporary Hawaiian, 7-10 p.m. Mondays.

• Shawn and Justin, contemporary, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

• Inoaole, 9 p.m.-midnight Tuesday.

• Ilaniwai, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

• Kapena, contemporary Hawaiian, 9 p.m.-midnight Wednesday.

• Kilinahe, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Kelley O'Neil's


• J.P. Smoketrain, blues and rock, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays.

• Rock 'n' Roll Soul, classic rock, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays.

• Palolo Jones Duo, rock 'n' roll, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Sundays.

• Jim Hubbard, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Mondays.

• Native Tongue, Island reggae, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Piranha Brothers, rock 'n' roll, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursdays.

Kemoo Farms

The Pub; 621-1835

• Bikers Blues, classic rock, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today.

• Snake, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday.

Lakeside Lanai; 621-4709

• The Ghost Band, funk, R&B and rock, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday.

La Mariana Restaurant & Bar


• Doctor Jazz Quartet, with Rob Marvit on tenor sax, Tom Chun on guitar, Mitch Kahle on bass and George Hurd on drums, 6-9 p.m. Sundays.

Mai Tai Bar

Ala Moana Center; 947-2900

• Backyard Pa'ina, contemporary Hawaiian, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesdays.


Waikiki Trade Center; 921-5800

• Red Room, with hip-hop and high-energy dance music; Paradox Lounge, with Miami-style down-tempo; and Maze Arena, the main room for dancing with progressive house and trance, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays; for 21 and older.

Michel's on the Beach

The Colony Surf Hotel; 923-6552

• Jeff Peterson and Willow Chang, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays, and 6:30-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Monterey Bay Canners


• Donovan Egloria and the Inflight Band, top 40 and contemporary, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

19th Puka

Navy Marine Golf Course; 474-6247

• Fresh, featuring Mary B., contemporary, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday.

Oahu Country Club


• Puamana, Hawaiian, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sundays.

Oasis Bistro

Discovery Bay Center; 955-9744

• Mercury Lounge, with DJs playing downtempo, abstract and drum-n-bass, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Sundays; for 21 and older.

Ocean Club

Restaurant Row; 531-8444

• Ladies Night, with DJs playing top 40, 4:30 p.m.-4 a.m. Tuesdays; for 23 and older.

• Paddlers Night, with DJs playing top 40, 4:30 p.m.-4 a.m. Thursdays; for 23 and older.

Ohana Reef Towers

Polynesian Palace; 923-7469

• Yes! Encore Hawai'i! with comedy, The Magic of Les Au with his exotic birds, The Garza Family of acro-balancers, The Long Twins acrobats, magician Phelston Jones, and the Yes! Dancers, 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. nightly except Mondays.

Ohana Waikiki Malia Hotel

Poi Bar & Cafe; 923-7621

• Bill Keoki Johnson, Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m. Fridays.

• Kawika Gapero, Hawaiian, jazz, oldies, light rock and swing, 6-9 p.m. Saturdays and Tuesdays.

• Vergal Jepas, contemporary Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays.

• Clayton Cabebe, Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m. Mondays.

• Kimo Opiana, Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m. Thursdays.

Outrigger Reef Hotel


Shore Bird Oceanside Bar & Grill

• Rod Tanu and the Volcanoes, Hawaiian and contemporary, 4-8 p.m. weekdays.

• Beachfront Karaoke Show with DJs Kekoa Ancheta and friends, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. daily.

Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach

Main Showroom; 922-6408, 923-7469

• Society of Seven Las Vegas, variety show, 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Barefoot Bar; 922-2268

• Haumea Warrington, Hawaiian, 10 p.m.-midnight Fridays and Saturdays.

• Makana, slack-key, 10 p.m.-midnight Sundays.

• Jonah Cummings, Hawaiian, 4-6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

Padovani's Restaurant & Wine Bar


• James Kraft, jazz guitar, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Thursdays; and with Lou Benanto, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays.

Pizza Bob's

Hale'iwa Shopping Plaza; 637-5095

• Ray Sowders, contemporary and Hawaiian slac key, 7-10 p.m. Fridays.

Planet Hollywood


• Horizon, contemporary Hawaiian, 5:30-10:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

• Sugah Daddy, alternative and modern rock, 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays.

Players University


• Wrecking Crew, reggae, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. today.

• Bad Mojo, blues, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursday.

Queen Kapi'olani Hotel


Peacock Room

• Herb "Ohta-san" Ohta, 'ukulele, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays.

Radisson Waikiki Prince Kuhio


• Mel Amina, contemporary, 5-7 p.m. Fridays.

• Roland Chang, contemporary, 7:15-10:15 p.m. Fridays.

• Dennis Ah Yek, Hawaiian, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays.

River City Club

258 N. Beretania St.

• Frequency, with DJs Technique, Lue, Jimmy James and others spinning trance, house and drum-n-bass, 9 p.m.-6 a.m. Saturdays.

The Royal Hawaiian


Mai Tai Bar

• Haku Mele, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Larry Kaliloa, Hawaiian, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Pa'ahana, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday.

• Leon Siu, Hawaiian, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Saturdays.

• Ladies K Trio, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Sundays.

• Keoki Johnson, Hawaiian, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Mondays.

• Keith and Carmen Haugen, Hawaiian with hula, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Malanai, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Roy's Restaurant


• James Kraft and Ernie Provencher, jazz and blues, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturdays.


Ala Moana Hotel; 955-4811

• Big Chill, '60s and early '70s music, 5-9 p.m. Fridays.

• Late Night Party, top 40, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Fridays.

• Little Chill, with '70s, '80s and '90s music, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Saturdays.

• Salsa After Dark, Latin music and videos with DJ Ray Cruz and Latin Lady DJ Margarita, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays; for 21 and older; $5.

Ryan's Grill

Ward Centre; 591-9132

• Koa'uka, contemporary Hawaiian, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Monday.

• Horizon and Willie K, contemporary, 9 p.m.-midnight Wednesday.

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar

Restaurant Row; 536-6286

• DJs Euphorik and KT spinning dance, hip-hop, disco, funk and '80s music, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

• Hip-Hop and Smooth Groove, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursdays.

Sarento's Top of the I

'Ilikai hotel; 955-5559

• David Swanson, piano, 7-11 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

Sheraton Moana Surfrider


Banyan Courtyard

• Pu'uhonua Trio, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Omi, Hawaiian, 8:30-10:30 p.m. today, Saturday and Monday.

• Hawai'i Loa, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturdays and Thursdays.

• Pu'uhonua Trio, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Sundays.

• Keoki Johnson, Hawaiian, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

• Ka Moana Trio, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays.

• Danny Couch, contemporary, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

• Nu'uanu Serenaders, Hawaiian, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Sheraton Princess Ka'iulani Hotel

'Ainahau Showroom; 931-4660

• Creation i A Polynesian Journey, Polynesian music and dance with fire knife performances, 6 and 8:30 p.m. nightly.

Pikake Terrace Lava Rock stage; 922-5811

• Danny Couch, Hawaiian and contemporary, 6-9:45 p.m. Saturdays.

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel


Hanohano Room

• Stardust, top 40, 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays.

Sand Bar

• Roland Chang, contemporary, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

• Jonny Kamai, contemporary, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Sundays.


• Karla and Na Mea Hula O Kahikinaokalalani, Hawaiian with hula, 6-8:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Ku'uipo Kumukahi, Hawaiian with hula, 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Monday and Wednesday.

• Moe Keale, Hawaiian with hula, 6-8:30 p.m. Sundays and Thursdays.

• Kanilau, Hawaiian with hula, 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

Studio 6

Musicians Association of Hawaii building; 596-2121

• Compositions and arrangements by Brien Matson, accompanied by Nueva Vida and guest David Choy, jazz, 8-10 p.m. Tuesday; $6.

PBS Big Band, featuring Gabe Baltazar, Brien Matson, John Kolivas, Phil Scellato and Scott Villager, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday; $8.

Tiare's Sports Bar & Grill

120 Hekili St.; 230-8911

• Live Rock 'n' Blues Open Jam, with house band Oopso Facto, 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays.



• J.P. Smoketrain, blues, 7 p.m. Sundays.

Troy's Kahala Bar & Grill


• Rocky Holmes and Lenny Keyes, contemporary jazz, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Bobby Thursby and Velvet, R&B, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Saturdays.

• Ivo Monroe, jazz pianist, 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

• Tennyson Stevens, jazz pianist, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Venus Nite Club


• Freak-E-Friday Ladies' Night, with DJ Mr. Goodvybe, DJ Free and others playing hip-hop and house, 8 p.m.-4 a.m.; also, The Men of Sensually Certified male revue at 9 p.m.

• The Men of Sensually Certified, male revue, 9 p.m. Saturdays; also, A Taste of Honey, female impersonators, at 11 p.m. Saturday.

• Sex-E-Sundays, with Keola Boy, DJ K-Smooth, Mixmaster B and DJ Free playing hip-hop, house and trance, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Sundays.

• Gay Night with "Babes," female impersonators, 10 p.m. Tuesdays.

• Wet 'N' Wild Wednesdays, with Pablo Sato, DJ Free, DJ K-Smooth and others playing hip-hop, house and reggae, 8 p.m.-4 a.m.; also, The Men of Sensually Certified male revue at 9 p.m.

• Perpetual Groove, with DJs playing house, trance, techno, trip-hop, jungle and more, 10 p.m.-4 a.m. Thursdays.

W Honolulu

W Honolulu i Diamond Head; 922-3734

• Wonder Lounge, with DJs playing house, trance, trip-hop, down tempo and Latin, retro and more, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays and 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays; for 23 and older.

Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort


Ocean Terrace Bar

• Kahalia, Hawaiian, 6-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

• Na Kanipa'a, contemporary Hawaiian, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

• Auntie Genoa Keawe, traditional Hawaiian, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Waikiki Beachcomber Hotel

• Aloha Las Vegas Revue, impersonators, 3 and 10:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays; 971-4345.

• Magic of Polynesia, 8:30 p.m. nightly; featuring John Hirokawa Tuesdays through Saturdays, and Michael Villoria Sundays and Mondays; 971-4321.

Hoku Hale Showroom; 923-3981

• Don Ho Show, Hawaiian and Polynesian music and dance, 7 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays.

Wave Waikiki

941-0424, ext. 12

• Rail, modern and alternative rock, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. today; for 21 and older.

• Big Toe, modern and alternative rock, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Saturday; for 21 and older.

• Club 80s, with DJ Byron the Fur, D mofo D and guests, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Sundays; for 21 and older.

• Summer Beach Party, top 40, hip-hop, booty and house music with DJ KSM, Billy G and guests, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Mondays; for 18 and older.

• The Pussycat Lounge presents Tha Roundtrippaz, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Tuesday; for 21 and older.

• Wet N Wild Wednesdays, top 40, hip-hop, booty and house music with DJ Byron the Fur, Billy G and guests, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Wednesdays; for 18 and older.

• Get Up, Stand Up, with DJs Azia, Jrama, Taharba, Nocturnal Sound Crew, Tavaana and guests playing hip-hop, jungle and roots reggae, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Thursdays; for 21 and older.

World Cafe


• I-94 Live Big City-Style Party, 10 p.m.-4 a.m. Fridays; live radio broadcast with Big Teeze, K-Smooth and the Madhouse, 10 p.m.-1 a.m.; followed by DJs Wu-Chang, Edit, CeeJay and Knapsterboi playing hip-hop and house; doors open 9 p.m.; for 18 and older.

• Uptown Saturday Nights, with James Coles mixing from 10 p.m.-midnight, and Xtreme Radio 104.3's Krazy K spinning from midnight-2 a.m.; live radio broadcast on 104.3, 10 p.m.-1 a.m.; for 18 and older.

• Latino, Latino, with DJ Rod, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesdays; for 18 and older.

• Ladies Night, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Thursdays; with DJs Wu-Chang, Edit, CeeJay and Knapsterboi playing house, trance and techno; for 18 and older.

Ye Olde Fox and Hounds Pub and Grub

Discovery Bay Center; 947-3776

• Coconut Joe, tropical pop, rock and light jazz, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday.

• Night Train, blues, 6-10 p.m. Sundays.

Zanzabar Night Club

Waikiki Trade Center; 924-3939

• Flashback! music and comedy with Gregg Hammer and H2O, 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; for 21 and older. Reservations: 478-5873.

• DJ Frankie and Wu Chang playing hip-hop, Latin, house and R&B, 8 p.m.-4 a.m. Fridays; for 21 and older.

• DJ James Coles playing top 40, R&B, house, trance and techno, 8 p.m.-4 a.m. Saturdays; for 21 and older.

• Summer Slam Sundays, with hip-hop, Latin, house, old school and top 40, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Sundays; for 18 and older.

• Sin Mondays Industry Night, house, techno and trance, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Mondays; for 21 and older.

• Hot Latin Tuesdays, with DJs Frankie, Alberto and Latin Lady DJ Margarita, 8 p.m.-4 a.m. Tuesdays; free salsa lessons 8-9 p.m.; for 18 and older.

• Coconut Wednesday, Island reggae, hip-hop and R&B, 8 p.m.-4 a.m. Wednesdays; for 21 and older.

Correction: Willie K, who regularly performs Thursday nights at Kapono's at Aloha Tower Marketplace, will not appear there this Thursday. Also, he no longer performs at Don Ho's Island Grill on Fridays. Items were incorrect in a previous version of this listing.