We're Back !
Mana’o Hana Hou Radio is back on the Maui Airwaves! While we were away, we increased the power of our broadcast transmissions to 1200 watts. We have also devoted considerable time & effort in upgrading the quality of our live streaming broadcasts over the internet in order to bring you the finest audio quality available in internet radio. The new media player now embedded in our website now works across all platforms including iPads, iPhones & other Apple devices. We’ve also added a complete programing calendar here on the website. Listen for lots of your favorite regular hosts along with some very talented new faces thrown into the mix, insuring that Mana’o Hana Hou Radio, 91.7 FM Maui continues to bring the most eclectic and commercial free radio experience available anywhere on the FM radio dial.
We’ve also added an easy online donation button on the site where you can help support the station with your generous tax deductible credit card donation through the security of the Paypal system.
We would like to thank our audience and supporters for your ongoing support. We missed all of you while we were away! Welcome to our new Hana Hou era of radio excellence!
- Spread cultural awareness and understanding through locally produced educational vignettes
- Showcase local musicians, singers, songwriters, authors, and various other artists
- Provide accurate and timely reports on the news of the day, both local and worldwide
- Expose the audience to a broad range of music, including ethnic and other forms not considered commercially viable
- Foster public participation in an ongoing forum for opinions on local issues and concerns
Please make checks payable to MANA’O HANA HOU RADIO and send to:
Mana’o Hana Hou Radio PO Box 2203, Wailuku, Hawaii 96793
All donations are tax deductible as current laws allow. Mana’o Radio is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. New Tax ID # pending
” We found you in our rental car at 5 am last Thursday morning heading up to catch sunrise on Haleakala. It really got us going, song after song blowing us away—Red Molly, Leadbelly, Afro-beat, Mingus, Chuck Brown—more women than usual too—Norah Jones? Many we could only guess at. Within 24 hours of being home, we’d both looked you up online. And I promise—I’ve never fallen in love with a radio station before.
Best wishes to you—best music we’ve ever heard over genre after genre”-Louisa Davis, an island visitor from Reston, Virginia
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Mana’o Hana Hou Radio 91.7 FM invites you to come join us for Upcountry Sundays Acoustic Style, our monthly benefit showcase. Featuring the best in acoustic music, from both Maui artists and visiting musicians, this long-running show happens on the first Sunday of every month at Casanova in Makawao, from 2 to 5 PM. It’s a beautiful afternoon of great live music and great friends.
What a show we have for you on November 2nd! We’ll be featuring award-winning singer-songwriter and blues harp player Jimi Lee with some of Maui’s best players. Jimi has won huge recognition from his peers, including multiple First Places from the Austin Songwriters Group, the Nashville Songwriters Association International, the Austin Blues Society’s Heart o’ Texas Blues Challenge, the Hawaiian Blues Society, and more. He competed at the International Blues Challenge Finals as one of the top eight solo/duo acts in the world. The list goes on and on. Also on the program will be our own Betz and Adam with Vince Esquire. Opening the show will be the popular Sebrina Barron, one of Maui’s best singer-songwriters. You don’t want to miss this one!
Only $7 at the door goes entirely to benefit Mana’o Hana Hou Radio . . .a new name, a new transmitter, more power, with many of your favorite personalities and some new faces too. We would like to welcome listeners old and new to Maui’s most eclectic and varied radio programming, and our new stronger and clearer signal.
If you can’t make it to Casanova, you can still catch the entire show LIVE at Mana’o Hana Hou Radio, on the air at 91.7 FM. You can also check it out on our new and improved streaming—you can hear the entire show LIVE on our easy-to-use website at http://manaoradio.com. You can tune in to the show from anywhere in the world, starting at 2:00 PM Hawaii time. Don’t forget that while listening you can also make a donation to listener-supported Mana’o Hana Hou Radio right at our website if you like. Otherwise, just tune in and enjoy the show!
We hope you will join the rest of the Mana’o Hana Hou Radio ‘ohana on Sunday, November 2nd, for an afternoon of great acoustic music. Come eat, drink and be merry with us! See ya there!
Dorothy Betz and the Mana’o Hana Hou Radio Volunteers
Slamdance your way into Sunday each and every Saturday night at midnight as Mana’o Hana Hou Radio, 91.7 FM Maui brings you The Minority Report. Join hosts Jose Roman and Jeremy Jarvis for an adventure down all avenues of punk rock, past & present… Punk, Grind, D-Beat, Crust & Hardcore. Teenage angst in all it’s fury… Maui’s ONLY punk rock radio broadcast… now on Mana’o Hana Hou Radio, 91.7 FM Maui. The party starts at midnight every Saturday night!
- Jazz 88%
- Rock ‘n Roll 91%
- Blues 90%
- Hip Hop 85%
- World Beat 96%
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