THE REBEL UNDERGROUND, THIRTYNINE HOTEL, AND KTUH PRESENT
MOTOWN VALENTINES II
A 9-Piece Big Band Live Tribute To MOTOWN
HONOLULU'S SOUL SINGERS, KINGS OF SPADE, THE BENTOS, + JOOKBOX CITY
From 1961 to 1971, Motown record label produced 110 top 10 Billboard hits. Their repertoire of artists included Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Four Tops, The Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and The Miracles. It is this distinctly soulful and pop sound that we will be paying tribute by pulling together a 9-piece SUPER BAND complete with back-up singers and a horn section. Honolulu's soul singers including KC (Kings Of Spade), Devon Williams, Maria "Songbird" Remos, Big Mox (The Bentos), Ara Laylo (Clones Of The Queen), Jason Laeha, Candy Diaz, Kahnma K (JookBox City), Gyn Barnes (Gyn + The Blue Light Funk Band), Erika Elona, Melody Soul, & Stephanie Kong will be singing classic hits like "My Girl," "Heard It Through The Grapevine," "Superstition," "Shotgun," and "You've Really Got A Hold On Me."
Urban, funk, soul, blues powerhouse KINGS OF SPADE and funk, soul, hip-hop killers THE BENTOS will also perform full original sets. Brand new reggae, ska, soul dance band JOOKBOX CITY will also throwdown a closing set. Turntable love spun by DJ Ross Jackson !!!
*THIS EVENT SOLD-OUT FAST LAST YEAR. PRE-SALE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.*
Where: Thirtynine Hotel 39 N. Hotel St. Honolulu, 96817
When: Thursday, Feb 14th, 2013
Prices: $15 PRE-SALE / $20 at DOOR / $10 (online pre-sale only) if you are currently on Kings of Spade's Email List
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT: MV2.EVENTBRITE.COM // UH CAMPUS CENTER