Uncle Tom’s Gabbin’

Tom Moffatt
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Wednesday - September 29, 2010
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Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Vedder

CONGRATULATIONS TO Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam, who exchanged vows in Waikiki with fiancée Jill McCormick. Oscar winner Tim Robbins performed the ceremony, and among the 70 guests: Sean Penn and Jack Johnson. Spotted on the beach the next day were Gabby Reece with hubby Laird Hamilton and Jack Johnson with his adorable daughter ...

The first Neighbor Island sound stages are open on Maui. “Maui Center Stages” in Kahului boasts more than 200,000 square feet encompassing three sound stages ... By comparison, Diamond Head Studios has a total of 16,800 square feet. To further encourage filmmakers to choose the Valley Isle, there will be four acres of parking and 15,000 square feet of office space. Maui no ka ‘oi! ...


Adam Sandler is scheduled to arrive in November to film scenes for his latest movie, Jack and Jill. Wonder if his lovely co-star Katie Holmes will be coming along? We can be sure that the person who plays Jill (Jack’s sister) will be here because both siblings will be portrayed by Sandler himself ...

The Rock comes home ... Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and co-star Sir Michael Caine are due here mid- to late-October to film the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth. Production is scheduled to wrap in December just before the holidays ...

Dwayne Johnson

Let IZ be heard in space! Vote for Israel Kamakawiwo’ole‘s song Over the Rainbow for the NASA Top 40 Song Contest! Go to songcontest.nasa.gov/top40.aspx. The two songs with the most votes will be announced during the mission and played in space. STS-133 is currently scheduled to launch Nov. 1, 2010. Also in the running: Jimmy Buffett‘s Window on the World, U2‘s Beautiful Day, Elton John‘s Rocket Man and Frank Sinatra‘s Fly Me to the Moon ...

It’s the 20th anniversary of the Hawaiian Humane Society Petwalk, happening this Sunday at Magic Island. Visit the KSSK tent to win Lion Coffee and other great prizes. Enter your dog’s name to win three tickets to see Three Dog Night live at the Blaisdell Concert Hall Nov. 4 ...


This week in 1971: Creedence Clearwater Revival performs at HIC Arena in what would become their final appearance in Hawaii. The group, now a trio with the departure of John Fogerty‘s brother Tom, had just completed a European tour. Their performance begins with Born On The Bayou and includes hits like Green River, Suzie Q, Travelin’ Band and their latest, Sweet HitchHiker ... The opening act is Tony Joe White, best known for his hit single Polk Salad Annie and as writer of the hit song Rainy Night In Georgia. Ticket prices are $6, $5 and $4 ...

The No. 1 record in Hawaii is Sweet City Woman by The Stampeders ...

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