Derrick Malama

Local News Host, Morning Edition, Kanikapila Sunday

Derrick Malama does double duty at HPR, serving as the host of Kanikapila Sunday on HPR-2, and the local anchor of Morning Edition, weekday mornings from 5 am to 8:30 am on HPR-1.

Ways to Connect

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Ka Pua Mohala---Kupaoa---English Rose---Hulu Kupuna Productions

Ka Maui---Weldon Kekauoha---Pilialoha---`Ohelo Records

My Dear Darling---Kapena---Hawaiian Legacy---KDE Records

Ku`u Lei Mokihana---Kuana Torres Kahele---Manookalanipo Kaua`i: Music for the Hawaiian Islands Vol. 4---Kuana Torres Kahele

I Ka `Aina Kaulana---Amy Hanaiali`i---Hawaiian Tradition---Mountain Apple Company

He `Ai No Kalani---Rev. Dennis Kamakahi---`Ohana---Dancing Cat Records

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

No Luna---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena—Punahele Productions

Na Moku `Eha/Ka Lei E---Robi Kahakalau---Robi Calling---Neos Productions

Hawai`i Nei---MAMO: Nathan Aweau & Jeff Peterson---Descendants---Peterson Productions

`Anapau---Jerome Koko & Daniel Ho---Makaha Sons Memoirs---Daniel Ho Creations

Hula O Makee---Lorna Lim---Polinahe---Palm Records

Mauna Lahilahi---The Brothers Cazimero---Proud to Be---Mountain Apple Company

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Ku`u Sweetie---Natalie Ai Kamauu---La La La La---Keko Records

Pili Mau Me `Oe---Pandanus Club---Ua Mau---Kawai Records

Kiss Me Love---Na Leo---Romantic Waikiki---NLP Music

I Ka Po Me Ke Ao---Kupaoa---Haliu Volume 3---Kupaoa

`Ala Pikake---Ho`okena---Cool Elevation---Ho`omau, Inc.

Pua Hone---The Brothers Cazimero---The Best of The Brothers Cazimero---Mountain Apple Company

Kahealani---Jeff Peterson---Kahealani---Peterson Productions

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Green Rose Hula---Mailani---Manawa---Ha Enterprises

Hola E Pae---Ikaika Blackburn---Maliu---Na Hoa Records

Our Hawai`i---Na Leo---Romantic Waikiki---NLP Music

`Oe No Paha Ia---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Kapalili---Napua---Mohalu---Pihana Productions

Hu`i E---The Makaha Sons---Ke Alaula---Poki Records

Napili Bay---Waipuna---Napili---Poki Records

Hi`ilawe---Darlene Ahuna---Aloha Pumehana---Daniel Ho Creations

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Eo Hana---Kamaka Kukona---Hanu `A`ala---HANU

Ke Anu O Waimea---Kuana Torres Kahele---Kaunaloa---Kuana Torres Kahele

I Love Kaua`i---Keli`i Kaneali`i---Kaua`i---Mountain Apple Company

Ho`oipo I Ka Malanai---Natalie Ai Kamauu---La La La La---Keko Records

Ka Loke---Maunalua---Kuleana---Lokahi Records

Palehua---Amy Hanaiali`i---Amy & Willie Live---Blind Man Sound

Wai`anae---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Mele Ho`ala Moku---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Ku`u Lei Hoku---Amy Hanaiali`i---Pu`uhonua---Hanaiali`i Records

A Little Bit of Sweetness---Hi`ikua---Aia I Hi`ialo---Kanemakua Records

Mele `O Kaho`olawe---Maunalua---He Inoa---Lokahi Records

He Nani Kekaha---Darren Benitez---Dear Mama---Fat Katz Productions

Lei Hinahina---Teresa Bright---Lei Ana---Pumehana Records

Waimea Bay---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

Kealia Farms Record Company

Uncle George Kahumoku, Jr. discussed his latest album, Paniolo Slack Key, Songs of the Hawaiian Cowboy.

  

  

Makai Studios & The Slack Key Show

The documentary 'The Legend of Grey Wolf' is about the late singer, songwriter and storyteller, the Rev. Dennis Kamakahi. The title is from a name given to him by a Native American tribe in Washington state. His son David Kamakahi reflected on what it was like to grow up listening to his father's tales.

Kawaihae---Kuana Torres Kahele---Hawai`i Keawe: Music for the Hawaiian Islands Vol. 1---Kuana Torres Kahele

Aloha Tower---Kupaoa---Haliu: Volume One---Kupaoa

Kaulana Makapu`u---Kawika Kahiapo---Ku`u `Aina Aloha---Pono Records

Ho`ole`ale`a---Nathan Aweau---`Aina Hanau---Bass Plus Music Arts

`E Hihiwai---Na Leo---Coming Home---NLP Music

Haleakala---PALI---With Aloha---PK Records Hawai`i

Wai`anae---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

Pohai Ke Aloha---Lito Arkangel---Me Ke Aloha---Palm Records

Green Rose Hula---Mailani---Manawa---Ha Enterprises

No Kapi`olani---Sean Na`auao---Na`auao---Mountain Apple Company

Our Hawai`i---Na Leo---Romantic Waikiki---NLP Music

Mele `O Kaho`olawe---Maunalua---He Inoa---Lokahi Records

He Wai Wai Nui---Kaukahi---Life in These Islands---OneHawaii Music

Ma`ili Paka---O’Brian Eselu---Aloha E Aloha E Aloha E---Hiki No Records

Waimea Bay---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

Kawaiokalena---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Waiakanaio---Kuana Torres Kahele---Kahelelani Niihau: Music for the Hawaiian Islands Vol. 2---Kuana Torres Kahele

Nani Wale O`ahu---Natalie Ai Kamauu---Eia---Keko Records

Legacy---Kapala---Legacy---Kapala Music Group

Ua Noho Au A Kupa---Kupaoa---Haliu Volume 3---Kupaoa

Po La`ila`i---`Ale`a---ORIGINS/Kinohi---Poki Records

Kawailehua`a`alakahonua---John Cruz---Acoustic Soul---Quiet Storm Records

Manoa Falls---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

Ka Lehua---Sean Robbins---Olanui---Sean Robbins Music

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

No Luna---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Hale`iwa Hula---Amy & Willie K---Amy & Willie Live---Blind Man Sound

Kaulana Makapu`u---Kawika Kahiapo---Ku`u `Aina Aloha---Pono Records

Na Wai Kaulana/Wai O Ke Aniani---Natalie Ai Kamauu feat. Melveen Leed & Robi Kahakalau---La La La La---Keko Records

Ahe Nani Kaua`i---Darren Benitez---Dear Mama---Fat Katz Productions

THE KANIKAPILA SUNDAY HOLIDAY SPECIAL IS TODAY. MELE KALIKIMAKA!

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

We Three Kings---The Brothers Cazimero---Cazimero Christmas Favorites---Mountain Apple Company

Christmas Day in Hawai`i Nei---The Makaha Sons---Christmas Day in Hawai`i Nei---Christmas Day in Hawai`i Nei---Poki Records

Hamau E Na Kanaka---Amy Hanaiali`i---A Hawaiian Christmas---Tiki Man Records

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Hawaiian Santa---The Brothers Cazimero---Cazimero Christmas Favorites---Mountain Apple Company

Maile Swing---Raiatea Helm---Sweet & Lovely---Raiatea Helm Records

Hawai`i---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Kilauea Christmas Day---Kupaoa---Mark Yamanaka & Kupaoa: A Gift of the Heart---Hulu Kupuna Productions

Mahina O Hoku---Teresa Bright---Lei Ana---Pumehana Records

Daniel Ho Creations

With the retirement of Moon Kauakahi and the death of his brother, John, Uncle Jerome Koko is left to continue the legacy of the legendary Makaha Sons. He spoke about his solo release featuring producer Daniel Ho, called Makaha Sons Memoirs.

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Ho`onani I Ka Hale---Eddie Kamae & The Sons of Hawai`i---Christmas Time---Hawai`i Sons

Kilakila `O Maui---Napua Greig---Mohalu---Pihana Productions

Hawai`i Nei---MAMO feat. Nathan Aweau & Jeff Peterson---Descendants---Peterson Productions

Mele Kalikimaka Ei Nei---The Brothers Cazimero---Cazimero Christmas Favorites---Mountain Apple Company

Ke Anu O Waimea---Na Palapalai---Makani `Olu`olu---Koops2 Entertainment

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Hamau E Na Kanaka---Amy Hanaiali`i---A Hawaiian Christmas---Tiki Man Records

Ku`u Tita---Na Hoa---Na Hoa---Na Hoa Records

Eating of the Poi---Teresa Bright---A Gallery---Pumehana Records

Merry Christmas to You---Henry Kapono---Merry Christmas to You---Kapono & Mundy Productions

Nani Wale O`ahu---Natalie Ai Kamauu---`A---Keko Records

Waikiki Hula---Maunalua---He Inoa---Lokahi Records

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Mele Ho`ala Moku---Keali`i Reichel---Kawaiokalena---Punahele Productions

Koke`e---Maunalua---Ho`okanaka---Lokahi Records

I Love `Kauai---Keli`i Kaneali`i---Kaua`i---Mountain Apple Company

Hanohano Hawai`i---Sean Na`auao---Lehua Beauty---Mountain Apple Company

Ka`ano`i Hula---Raiatea Helm---Far Away Heaven---Raiatea Helm Records

Kane`ohe---Nathan Aweau---Kane`ohe---Bass Plus Music Arts

Hanohano Kailua---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Mele Aloha---Kupaoa---I Know You By Heart---Hulu Kupuna Productions

Na Makani `Eha---Waipuna---Napili---Poki Records

Maui Under Moonlight---Mark Yamanaka---Lei Maile---Hulu Kupuna Productions

Waikiki Hula---Maunalua---He Inoa---Lokahi Records

Kaulana Moloka`i---Natalie Ai Kamauu---`I---Keko Records

Punalu`u---O’Brian Eselu---Aloha E Aloha E Aloha E---Hiki No Records

Sandy Beach---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Aloha No Kona---Kuana Torres Kahele---Hawai`i Keawe---Hawai`i Keawe: Music for the Hawaiian Islands Vol. 1---Kuana Torres Kahele

`Ahulili---Raiatea Helm---Hawaiian Blossom---Raiatea Helm Records

O Malia---Kawika Kahiapo---Ku`u `Aina Aloha---Pono Records

He `Ai Na Ka Lani---Jerome Koko & Daniel Ho---Makaha Sons Memoirs---Daniel Ho Creations

I Ka `Aina Kaulana---Amy Hanaiali`i---Hawaiian Tradition---Mountain Apple Company

TITLE---ARTIST---ALBUM---LABEL

HOUR ONE

Ke `Ala O Ka Rose---Maunalua---He Inoa---Lokahi Records

Ka Pua Mohala---Kupaoa---English Rose---Hulu Kupuna Productions

Hawai`i Nei---MAMO---Descendants---Peterson Productions

Hanohano Hawai`i---Sean Na`auao---Lehua Beauty---Mountain Apple Company

`Alekoki---Darlene Ahuna---All the Best of Darlene Ahuna Vol. I---Hula Records

He Nani Kekaha---Darren Benitez---Dear Mama---Fat Katz Productions

Sandy Beach---Jeff Peterson---O`ahu---Peterson Productions

Courtesy Pono Ridge Music/Mountain Apple Company
Courtesy Pono Ridge Music/Mountain Apple Company

Michael Keale, or Mike, as he likes to be called, is part of a legendary musical family. His uncle was Moe Keale and his cousins were Israel and Skippy Kamakawiwo`ole. His latest release is called “No Ka Beauty” and he stopped by Kanikapila Sunday on July 12, 2015.

Palm Records

Lito Arkangel was born and raised in the sugar plantation town of Kea‘au on the island of Hawai‘i. He teaches at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo when he’s not playing music. Lito's debut album is called “Me Ke Aloha” from Palm Records. He performed live in the HPR-2 studio on “Kanikapila Sunday” on September 14.

Kellen and Lihau Paik of the award-winning duo Kūpaoa teamed up with a Hawaiian music group from Japan called Kaulana for an internationally-flavored album called “Na Pua Mōhala (Flowers Will Bloom).” They performed live in the studio on “Kanikapila Sunday” on July 6, 2014.

www.hawaiianstyleband.net

The Hawaiian Style Band first came on the local music scene with their Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award-winning album “Vanishing Treasures” in 1992. They followed that up with two successful albums.  Now the group is back with a new release called “Hānau hou.” HSB's Wade Cambern and Garin Poliahu visited Kanikapila Sunday on June 15, 2014.

Raiatea Helm Records
Raiatea Helm Records

  Vocalist Raiatea Helm has released a new “mini” CD for the holidays called “Ave Maria.” It features three songs, and proceeds from the sale benefit her Hawaiian Music Foundation for youth education and the Catholic Church’s Office for Social Ministry, which administers to Hawaii’s poor. Raiatea says she dedicated her rendition of “Ave Maria” to her late grandmother.

  The entertainer and producer talks about his latest album, “Na`auao,” and his decision to return to exclusively performing Hawaiian music. Hear the complete Kanikapila Sunday interview from September 29, 2013.

Neos Productions/Mountain Apple Company
Neos Productions/Mountain Apple Company

Veteran singer Robi Kahakalau discusses “Robi Calling” and what she’s been doing since her last solo album in 2000. Hear the complete Kanikapila Sunday interview from August 11, 2013.

Lihau Hannahs Paik and Kellen Paik started performing on stage together in 2005 and were married five years later. They discussed their latest release, "Bumbye," with Derrick Malama during Kanikapila Sunday on April 28, 2013.

Daniel Ho Creations / http://danielho.com

The Kumu Hula and prolific composer talks about the first poem he wrote in grade school, his songwriting philosophy and his latest release, “Hali`a i ka Poli.” Hear the complete interview from “Kanikapila Sunday” on March 24, 2013.

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