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Tom Moffatt

Hawaii Five-0, The Stylistics and more celebrity news

CONGRATS TO Hawaii Five-0 on the move to Friday nights! The new night seems to be working … they’re solidly beating the competition with more viewers than any other show in their time slot…

The Waikiki Shell has been without parking most of this year because of a construction project … but Parrotheads will be pleased to know that a break in the work opens it all up for Jimmy Buffett‘s Dec. 14 concert …

One of Hawaii’s all-time favorite vocal groups, The Stylistics, returns to Honolulu this holiday season for one night … Saturday, Dec. 28 at Blaisdell Concert Hall. Tickets are on sale now at Blaisdell box office and all Ticketmaster outlets and online at

And speaking of tickets, you still have time to get yours for Tower of Power and War next Friday at the MACC on Maui and next Saturday at Blaisdell Arena …

Spotted … actress Alyssa Milano vacationed with hubby David Bugliari, making quite a splash on the Internet as pictures of her in a one-piece swimsuit circulated … as did photos of the very hapai Emily Blunt, who joined hubby John Krasinski and John’s new bro, Bradley Cooper, for a day at the beach…

Surfers Healing Foundation is holding its Oahu camp for children with autism this Saturday from 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Waikiki’s Kuhio Beach. More info is at

For something completely different, Hawaii Theatre hosts a night of mythology and storytelling next Sunday from 6 p.m. Ancient Japanese creation myths and Hawaiian myths, featuring dance, music, puppetry and drama, are sure to please … with Jeff Gere and Yasu Ishida among those bringing the stories to life …

This week in 1974: Jackson Browne joins Bonnie Raitt at the Waikiki Shell … and Jackson receives a standing ovation for his set, which includes Rock Me On The Water, For Everyman, Redneck Friend, Take It Easy and Doctor My Eyes. Raitt, making her Hawaii debut, also receives a standing ovation for her impressive 60-minute set. Tickets are $4 in advance or $5 at the gate … and the No. 1 record is Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe by Barry White

Celebrate the fun days of radio in Hawaii with Tom Moffatt and Uncle Tom’s Rock ‘n Roll Drive In every Saturday morning from 8am to noon on Hawaii’s Kool Gold 107.9!

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