Uncle Tom’s Gabbin’

Tom Moffatt
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Wednesday - October 17, 2007
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ARE YOU READY, HAWAII? They were sensational in their last appearance at the Blaisdell Arena - what a concert they put on! Now, four years later, America returns to perform their great hits such as Horse with No Name, Tin Man, Ventura Highway, Sister Goldenhair and so many more. I’m really excited about this one, Nov. 27 at Blaisdell Arena ...

Spotted at the seventh annual Mai Tai Rumble this past week: Melissa Moniz of MidWeek, Raiatea Helm, Alvin Paguio of Powerhouse Gym and Gloria Chung of Tihati Productions. The Rumble continues every Tuesday night. Stay tuned for the Aftershock bands: Oct. 16 - Beach 5, and Oct. 23 - B.E.T. ...


Local boy Pono Shim is making a difference, arranging to bring the independent subtitled Japanese award-winning film Memories of Tomorrow to Ward 16 Theatres for what was thought to be a one-week run. It’s now in its third week, debuting at Kahala Theatres this week. Neighbor Island showings are in the works. Its first seven days at Ward 16 garnered double the ticket sales of all U.S. showings - New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Detroit and Chicago - combined! Astrong and powerful drama. Head down to see what everyone is raving about. Pono credits a MidWeek cover story for generating more viewers in one day than during a week in New York ...

PURPLE REIGN - more on Prince: The final tally on Prince’s recent shows in London’s O2 Arena - 21 nights, every seat, every night sold out. Total tickets: 351,527 with a gross of $22 million. Hawaii’s ready! ...

With a stellar lineup of local guest talent, Matt Catingub has a great new CD, Back To Romance. Matt’s arrangements are brilliant and Fiji‘s rendition of Paul McCartney‘s My Love is among the winners ...

Laugh out loud with the fourth annual Fil-Am Comedy Jam featuring performances with comedy stars Joey Guila, Bernadette Balagtas, Shawn Felipe and hosted by Lanai of Island 98.5. National comedian Michael Batts also will be stopping in for a special guest appearance! It’s this Saturday, Oct. 20, 9 p.m. at the Hawaiian Hut ...


Join us for the Lupus Panel and Health Fair for a day of awareness and education! For everything you will need to know and more - free this Saturday, Ward Warehouse from 10 a.m. ...

This Week in 1971: Guess Who performs a concert in Blaisdell Arena. Radio stations are playing their current hit, Rain Dance. I’m playing Roll On by The New Colony Six and every time it plays, a lucky listener wins a roll of toilet paper - much in demand because of the shipping strike! John Rowles, currently starring in the Monarch Room at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, joins in on the fun ...

The No. 1 record in Hawaii is Superstar by the Carpenters ...

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