Uncle Tom’s Gabbin’

Tom Moffatt
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Wednesday - July 27, 2011
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Joey Lawrence. Photos from Tom Moffatt

JOEY LAWRENCE, best known for his role as Joey Russo on the ‘90s show Blossom, was spotted baring his washboard abs at the beach on Maui ... whoa! ...

Boxing fans are still talking about Brian Viloria‘s WBO World Flyweight Championship win and how good he looked in defeating a very tough champion, Julio Cesar Miranda. Brian’s fine fighting form was no doubt bolstered by the last-minute call he received just before the bell from welterweight world champion Manny Pacquiao, and a dressing room visit from pal and Hawaii Five-0 star Scott Caan. If you missed all the action, you can still order the Island Assault 2 fights on Video On Demand, channel 959 ... Fun Fact: The fight made the front page in all three major newspapers in Manila. Brian’s presently in the Philippines appearing on top variety shows and is being honored in a “Brian Viloria Parade” in Manila ...

This Thursday, PBS Hawaii presents Those Who Came Before, a documentary featuring Eddie and Myrna Kamae. Watch as the story unfolds Eddie’s quest to find the sources of Hawaiian musical traditions in order to preserve and pass along that knowledge to future generations. Show time is 8:30 p.m. with an encore at 11 ...

Jim Brickman returns next Friday (Aug. 5) to perform at Blaisdell Concert Hall with Island favorites Jordan Segundo and Angeli Castillo Callo. Enjoy an evening of romance with hit songs that include Valentine, Love of My Life, If You Believe, Never Alone and more! Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com ...

The Throwdowns will celebrate the release of its first full-length album Legs of Our Own Saturday, Aug. 6, with an all-ages concert at Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s new Yokouchi Pavilion. “We are extremely excited about this record, and can’t wait to get it out to our fans,” the band says. “This album really reflects our sound and the direction the band is headed. Very modern, danceable, edgy with a distinct Hawaiian flair.” Mauiarts.org ...

And while you’re at the Maui Arts website, get your tickets for Dame Kiri, in concert with pianist Terrence Denis one night only at MAAC Oct. 1! Dame Kiri will be at Blaisdell Concert Hall Sept. 29 ...

This week in 1973: Rare Earth, Cecilio & Kapono and Diamond Head perform at HIC Arena. Rare Earth does a 90-minute set that includes fan favorites Born To Wander, I’m Losing You, Hey Big Brother, I Just Want To Celebrate and Get Ready. C&K, headlining at the Rainbow Villa in Waikiki, receive thunderous applause for their hits Sunflower, I Am The Other Man and Suite: Judy Blue Eyes, and Diamond Head, featured at the Point After in Hawaiian Regent Hotel, opens the show and impresses the crowd with a performance that includes its big local hit If That’s The Way That You Want It. Tickets for the evening cost $5.50, $4.50 and $3.50 ... and the No. 1 record in Hawaii for the third week in a row is Yesterday Once More by The Carpenters ...


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