Poi Bowl-A Collection of Originals
The music is a solo project with a vast compilation of original songs, composed, arranged and performed by the artist. It is a mixed genre album with pop, rock, folk, jazz, slack-key, Hawaiian and Jawaiian music. The influences of the music have a variety of roots from, Delta Blues/Blues, Rockabily, Pop, Doo-Wop, Rock, Heavy Metal, Hawaiian, Slack-key, Reggae and Folk, e.g., Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin, Eric Clapton, Billy Joel, Beatles, Cat Stevens, Gabby Pahinui, Sonny Chillingworth, Ray Kane, Eagles, George Strait, Bob Marley, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennet, and many more. Other influences friends, family, include movies and social issues. The artist regularly performs a variety of live music, but mostly Pop and Classic and Contemporary Hawaiian at various events, convention, weddings and major hotels. Some of that music is not on the current album, but are future projects now in the works, as well as a Hawaiian Slack-Key (Ki Ho Alu) album, along with more originals. It is an expression in music meant to be shared and enjoyed.