The Inaugural NextNext Music Competition and Charity Event sponsored by McDonald's owner-operators of Hawaii wrapped up with over 40 contestants and NextNext have announced the official winners! NextNext are going to award the Grand Prize for $5,000 and a recording contract offer with Amazing Record Co. to both Tahiti Rey and Emi Hart. Four 3rd Prizes for $1,000 to be awarded to Jason Tom, Brooks Maguire, the Fresh Preps, and Hook+Line. Four 4th Prizes for $500 to be awarded to Dennis and Christ…
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Be sure to grab your copy of the latest issue of Metro. Jason Tom is the cover featured story. Now on newsstands until Friday, September 30th.
Join us for a free family friendly event in the heart of Chinatown! Sample tastings from the many new area chefs, browse artisan wares, engage in various keiki activities and take advantage of special offers available only on this day. Or just relax and enjoy cultural demonstrations and entertainment in a park setting.
Artizen by MW
Pig and the Lady
10:45-11:15 Traditional Lion Blessing
11:30 - 11:50 S…
Harry and Cheryl Salem are a powerhouse couple for Jesus, and their testimony of how God can bring victory through adversity is evident in their ministry. At a young age, Cheryl was involved in an accident that nearly took her life and left her crippled. After doctors told her she could never walk again, she defied all the odds and walked down the runway as she was crowned Miss America in 1980. Harry had a burdensome childhood at age 10 after his father passed away; leaving him with the mandat…
This year's Chinese New Year Festival was a success. I want to thank everyone who came out to Chinatown to celebrate the Year of the Horse!
First Fridays Hawaii
Jason Tom (Honolulu) & Kahlil (New York City) at the Ong King Art Center
2nd Annual Back to School Kick Off
"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 internation…
It's official!!! I will be offering a beatboxing (vocal percussion) class for an after school program on Oahu. Big thank you goes out to Shelly, the Human Beatbox Academy's Jocelyn and Noa and friends! Below is the beatboxing class as seen in the program's catalog.
Vocal Percussion - the Art of Beatboxing
Jason Tom is a walking, talking instrument; an energetic combination of drums, snare, vocals and synthesizer, all replicated using his voice.
Class Description - All Grades
It starts with a hea…
New Image Productions proudly presents
Skillz Hawaii 2012
(official flyer out soon)
Hawaii's supreme 1 on 1 BBoy Battle (16 BBoys, 1 Journey).
1 Vs 1 Top 16 Hawaii
B-Girl Cypher Queen
3 VS 3 Crew Battles
Oahu VS Maui/Kauai/Big Island
October 27th, 4-10PM
831 Queen Street
New Image Productions
Pinoy Bboy the movie
Follow the Leader Entertainment
Art - Conference - Film - Music - Performances
Sports - Workshops
Thurs 2/16 - Fri 2/17 - Sat 2/18 - Sun 2/19 - Mon 2/20
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Our Conscious Brothers
An Interview with Jason Tom
The "Human Beatbox"
Girl Fest loves its conscious brothers in the community working to equalize gender disparities between men and women as well as boys and girls. That's why we jumped at the chance to interview local Hip-Hop artist Jason Tom aka the "Human Beatbox." You may h…
Photos by: Hiko Arasaki
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My impromptu performance with B.Cap and Santino at the Dragon Upstairs with the Jazz Minds family. My performance was dedicated to Santino (one of my vocal heroes who I met at the Dragon Upstairs two years prior). I will miss you Santino! Thank you so much for all that you've mentored me about Santino! Your vocal skills blow my mind.
Last week Jaytee of Good Life brought Japan's human beatbox Afra over for two shows at the Lotus Soundbar in Waikiki, Hawaii.
Hawaii's Human Beatbox Jason Tom and Japan's Human Beatbox Afra
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