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A protégé of the Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar legends, including Bobby Moderow & the late master Uncle Sonny Chillingworth, Makana has dedicated his life to perpetuating as well as evolving the traditional Hawaiian art form of Slack Key or "Ki Ho’alu". From this tradition Makana has evolved his own dynamic, high-octane style, coined “Slack Rock”: slack key infused with elements of bluegrass, rock, blues and raga. Makana’s playing has garnered praise from such guitar luminaries as Kirk Hammett… read more

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  • until they are purged, we won’t withdraw
  • Wow! This is simply great!
  • We are the many! Definitly one of the greatest songs of the last few years.
  • We are the many!!! http://makanamusic.com/?slide=we-are-the-many
  • Vote this http://www.lastfm.it/music/Makana/+images/71628610 or http://www.lastfm.it/music/Makana/+images/71628548 as profile image!!
  • Ki Ho'alu: Journey of Hawaiian Slack Key is one of his best work
  • His voice strangely reminds me of Tracy Chapman. Love it.
  • what a goofy lookin dude. where can i find his songs that was in the killing of john lennon?
  • I saw him live on tour with Jason Mraz, I'll never forget it!!!

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