• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

He Mele No - September 19 2012 Performance at Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park Visitor Center Auditorium

Listen to Ali'i Keanaaina and His Band He Mele No



During his first solo album "He Mele No", an album dedicated to the very ones that have inspired him to sing and write, Ali'i Keanaaina will share his thoughts behind the music and lyrics that he composed. Backed up by his band (also named He Mele No) comprised of his twin brother Nui, and cousins, Pililani pua-Kaipo and Bradshaw Ellis. They bring to life the mo'ōlelo or stories that Ali'i has set to melody.


Did You Know?

Skylight reveals lava flowing to the ocean.

Large volumes of lava move in lava tubes beneath the hardened surface of recent flows. Skylights form when the roof of a lava tube collapses, revealing the molten lava flowing like a river within the tube.