Aidan James and YOZA at Stage Restaurant

Underground, local, and emerging artists are quickly finding a home at Stage Restaurant, in the Honolulu Design Center. Every month, the hip restaurant with an eye for design features a local act as part of their themed performance dinners. Acoustic Soul Fusion was this month’s themeĀ and highlighted the sounds of 14-year-old local phenom, Aidan James, and the very soulful Yoza. Of course, at Stage Restaurant, the main attraction is the food…and this performance menu did not disappoint.

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A Night of Cooking With Chef Russell Siu at 3660 on the Rise

I’m no cook, I just eat a lot. True story. So when Michelle asked if I wanted to attend a cooking class at 3660 on the Rise, it was with thought that I asked my series of follow up questions. Of course, there was the prerequisite questions of who, what, and where…but most important to me was the question that involved the what. I asked, “What will I need to do at this cooking class?” and she said, “watch him cook and then eat.” I was in. “OK, let’s go cook.” I said.

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