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An Evening With Willie K

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  • WHEN Monday, May 20, 2019 at 8 p.m.
  • WHERE Belly Up Tavern, 143 S Cedros Ave., Solana Beach, CA
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  • AGES 21+
  • COST $30 - $32

Raised on Maui, Willie Kahaiali`i (a.k.a. Willie K) has been entertaining audiences with his musicsince the age of 10. He has evolved into an eclectic and charismatic singer, songwriter, entertainer, and now actor.

One of Hawaii’s most versatile talents, Willie performs a myriad of musical genres, including Hawaiian, Jazz, Blues, Reggae, Rock, Country Western, and even Opera. He has played with or opened for musical giants, such as B.B. King, Santana, Al DiMeola, Willie Nelson, Prince, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Elvin Bishop, Bonnie Rait, Jackson Browne, Mick Fleetwood, George Benson, Jimmy Buffett and more. In 2009 he toured Germany with Simply Red, and in 2013 held his first Uncle Willie K’s BBQ Blues Festival in Maui featuring Elvin Bishop, Angela Strehli, and Steven Tyler.

During his 2nd Annual Blues Fest, Willie brought Billy F Gibbons, Mick Fleetwood. Pat Simmons and legendary bluesman Robert Belfour to the stage. Willie released his first CD, “Kahaiali’i” in 1992 and has since earned multiple Na Hoku Hanohano awards for his many CD recordings and was also a Grammy Music Awards nominee. His latest CD “Warehouse Blues” was finally released in October 2011. The long-awaited Blues album, full of all original songs won Rock Album of the Year at this year’s Na Hoku Hanohano Awards. Willie’s latest CD recorded in Berlin Germany has hit the airwaves with popular tunes “With or Without You”, “Have I Told You” and “Sarah Smile”, all with an ukulele twist, hence the name “Twisted Ukulele”.

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