Sunday — August 8, 2021
The Hawai’i Soul Revue!
featuring The Elevations Hawai’i, Jason “Bison” Friedmann and Melissa Diallo
@ Blue Note Hawai’i (2335 KALAKAUA AVE, HONOLULU HI 96815 I 808-777-4890 I BLUENOTEHAWAII.COM)
All Ages | 2 shows! 6:30 pm (doors at 5:00 pm) and 9:00 pm (doors at 8:30 pm) | tickets $20 Loge – $25 Premium
Get your tickets now at bluenotehawaii.com !!!
Inspired by the high-energy Stax and Motown revues of the past, The Elevations Hawai’i will be taking over the Blue Note for one explosive night of dyn-o-mite Soul and Funk! Four special guests will light up the night starting with some all-star talent from Carlos Bentancourt on percussion and Reggie Padilla on saxophone! Reunited once again – Jason “Bison” Friedmann will be tearing up the stage with the same moves and vocal delivery that made Hawaii’s very own, Go Jimmy Go, “The Island Sound Known the World Around!” Also, for the very first time, Melissa Diallo will link up with her “Sisters in Soul”, The Elevettes for the very first time on stage for a show not to be missed! Get ready Honolulu, The Hawai’i Soul Revue is coming for you!!!
Introducing… The Elevations Hawai’i – The Dyn-o-mite Vintage Soul Explosion Out of Honolulu! –
Lead vocals – Kehaulani White
Backup Vocals – Cheyenne Leong
Backup Vocals – Aiddy Weisbecker
Tenor Sax – Eric White
Baritone Sax – Reggie Padilla
Trumpet – Rob Toyama
Guitar – Gilbert Batangan
Drums – Keli’i Wong
Bass – Rodney Drummer
Percussion – Carlos Betancourt
As front man for the “Island Sound Known the World Around!,” Jason “Bison” Friedmann has travelled the world as lead singer of Hawaii’s favorite sons, Go Jimmy Go. After 20 years of shows, tours, 6 full length albums Bison has embarked on a solo music career spanning the islands to the West Coast US. Known for his frenetic performance, soulful vocals and dynamic stage presence, Bison is one to witness live!
Melissa Diallo, a jazz & soul vocalist born and raised in Montreal Canada, has performed in thousands of events while touring Europe, Asia, Africa and the USA over the past 20 years. She has performed for distinguished guests such as Céline Dion, Akon and Sir Elton John.