Nicole Paris was raised to be a beatboxer — when she was young, her father, Ed Cage, used to beatbox her to sleep at night. Now the duo is known for their beatbox battles and jam sessions, which mix classic rap beats with electronic dance sounds. Prepare yourself for a bit of a hip-hop history lesson, and enjoy the show.
Blog posts : "beatboxing"
Jason Tom (presenter at TEDxHonolulu) and Philosophy of the Shell Shock dance crew (presenters at TEDxWaiakea) collaborate on "Vocal Groove," beatboxing and popping collaborative presentation at the Honolulu Design Center's Cupola Theatre. Ideas worth spreading.
Was on KITV4' Morning News in two segments to represent RAW Artists.
I performed on October 6, 2013 at the Hawaii State Capitol for the 20th Annual Children and Youth Day. It was a challenging one since there were some sound technicalities and a neighboring event that drowned me out. I could barely hear myself while performing, audience could barely hear me as well, but I went with it nonetheless. Also featured Keanu in action. Here's a video that recently surfaced (mahalo to Natalie):
Shout out to Freelance brand! I was fitted with the Freelance brand Wavy snapback and its Been Wavy shirt combo.
Beatboxing, Breaking, DJ, Writers Bench, MC
Every First Friday
604 Ala Moana Blvd
Across Restaurant Row
Back of the old Comp USA Bldg
FB: The Hip-Hop Spot in Kakaako
"While My Guitar Gently Weeps (George Harrison)"
instrumental music cover by Jake Shimabukuro and Jason Tom
featuring TEDx Talks by Hawaii presenters (published on March 5, 2012)
Jason Tom and Jake Shimabukuro, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2006
Jason Tom, Jake Shimabukuro, and Andrew Jim in Honolulu, Hawaii, 2011
Jake Shimabukuro is on a mission to revolutionize the world's perception of the ukulele. Starting out at a local coffee shop in Hawai‘i, Shimabukuro has swept onto the international stage, touring and recording with artists such as Yo-Yo Ma, Bette Midler, Jimmy Buffett, Ziggy Marley, Bela Fleck, and Cyndi Lauper. His unique rendition of George Harrison's, While My Guitar Gently Weeps has received over 9 million downloads on YouTube. Shimabukuro believe…
I am featured in an article about beatboxing and Hawaii hip hop on Examiner.com's cover page of the Honolulu location by Jason Mateo. Comment and share with friends to support the "voice" for the Hawaii hip hop community.
On another subject, check out more articles written by Jason Mateo and his TEDx Talks presentation "Fatherless Fatherhood."
This past Saturday, March 19th, I beatboxed at 3 shows at 3 different locations. I was featured in the Honolulu Magazine, Honolulu Star Advertiser, Honolulu Pulse, Honolulu Weekly, Nonstop Honolulu, Midweek, HNLnow and more!
My evening started out with my first show which was a Japan Benefit Concert at Oceans 808, located in Restaurant Row. Tracy Chan of Nonstop Honolulu was on hand to do photo coverage of the event.
Then I hopped on over back to Chinatown for the film competition event Showdown In Chinatown at Next Door. Hawaiian Ryan of 102.7 Da Bomb was on hand to do photo coverage of the event.
Then I closed my night off by opening up for Family Dinner's "Now Serving" Album Release Party at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Ward Warehouse. "Now Serving" on iTunes http:/…
Jason Tom Tweets
- My heroes and influences. https://t.co/1N4mYUWlJF https://t.co/WuPApa45Xt
- RT @LollyDaskal: You will never get what you want if you believe that you are not worthy of having it ~ @LollyDaskal #Leadership #quote
- Jason Tom shared a memory on Maximus' Memorial Website. https://t.co/Hhi0HsBnap
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- I like to think I am a master chef in music... I mix it with the right ingredients of melody, rhythm and sounds... https://t.co/TOIMJNTHtC
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- Thank you Kari! https://t.co/3AIv3qlXZ4
- Caught this? I was on Khon Channel 2 News! In two parts of this segment on the #Hollywood… https://t.co/jWastwWuWs
- I posted a new photo to Facebook https://t.co/wD3hvdnBir
- Just posted a photo https://t.co/inCDaiuxTE
- Tag a friend! Yes, unplanned though @ukeboy808 of @UkuleleHale and I are #twinning with Chris and Devin of... https://t.co/z0ioaM5Un7
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