MAUI DUO WINS BAND CHAMP TITLE
MAUI DUO WINS BAND CHAMP TITILE
Two Kamehameha Maui students are the winners of a statewide televised band competition. 17-year-old Dane Lum Ho and 18-year-old Kalaâ€™e Camarillo of Maui took home the Band Champ title after thousands of votes were cast following the broadcast finale Wednesday night on KHON. The two, known on stage as â€œWhy Botherâ€ win five thousand dollars, a recording contract and will be the opening act for an upcoming concert. The duo wins the title after placing first in the Maui competition at the MACC on March 7th.
(Updated:Â Friday, March 27, 2009 6:15 a.m.)
MAUI MUSICIANS MAKE BAND CHAMP FINALS
Maui musicians Dane Lum Ho and Kalaâ€™e Camarillo will be featured tonight as a finalist in the state bandchamp competition. The two make up the band Why Bother and won the Maui competition at the MACC on March 7th. The show airs at 9 oâ€™clock tonight on KHON2 following American Idolâ€”and like the national competition, viewer votes will be tallied following the show to determine the winner. The grand prize includes the opportunity to cut a CD, be an opening act for a concert and win $5,000.
(Posted:Â Wednesday, March 25, 2009)