This year’s Tiki Caliente in Palm Springs returns to its original home at the Caliente Tropics hotel and kicks off on Thursday, May 14 with a special art show from Claudette Barjoud a/k/a Miss Fluff – accompanied by the “the Exotic Sounds of DJ Lee” – Thursday Night Tiki Caliente entertainment features The Martini Kings and The Jimmy … Read more
Inspired by Florida’s famed Mai-Kai restaurant, Bill Sapp and Lee Henry opened the Kahiki Supper Club in 1961. They set out simply to build a nice Polynesian restaurant and ended up establishing the most magnificent one of them all. For nearly forty years, the Kahiki was the undisputed center of tiki culture. “Kahiki Supper Club … Read more
On April 25, I’ll be returning to Tonga Hut, Palm Springs between 7 PM till Midnight spinning exotica, soul, lounge, Latin grooves, surf and more! If you are in the desert, please drop by! Tonga Hut, Palm Springs 254 North Palm Canyon Drive Palm Springs, CA 92262 Tonga Hut Website Tonga Hut, Palm Springs Website
This year, Tiki Oasis explores the Hawaiian influence on American music. Part Americana, part Hawaiiana, Hulabilly is an American music style derived from the blending of Rockabilly and Haole Hawaiian music. The live musical entertainment at this year’s four-day Polynesian Pop festival/celebration features numerous roots and rockabilly performers, a couple of Elvis (the King of Hulabilly) … Read more
8th Annual California Screamin’ Art and Hot Rod Show Saturday, Jun 22 12 Noon – 10 PM at Don the Beachcomber in Huntington Beach, CA Eighth Annual Art and Hot Rod Show featuring hot rods, motorcycles, Kustoms and The Creepy Creeps!
Here is my playlist and podcast link for Over Under Sideways Down, show #11, my first live show in the newly moved and improved LuxuriaMusic studios. A departure from my usual focused theme shows, I plucked an assortment of records from the unfiled stacks in my house and came up with quite the musical roller … Read more
Those who live in Southern California, Seattle and Honolulu are in for a treat – Don Tiki will be coming to help us celebrate the holidays, Hot Lava style with shows on December 15 in Honolulu (sorry that one is sold out), December 17th in Seattle at Benaroy Hall (info and tickets) and December 20th … Read more
Dionysus Records will be vending at the International Tiki Market Place Tiki Vendors, Hawaiian Music & Dance by Polynesian Paradise October 13, 2012 SATURDAY from 11 am to 4 pm Don the Beachcomber, Hidden Village and High Chief’s Room FREE! You pay $10 admission and get $10 voucher for food and/or drinks!!! *This is a … Read more
This year’s Tiki Oasis VIP Gift Bag (handed out upon check-in at The Crowne Plaza Hotel and limited to 500) will contain this postcard which has a unique download code for the free 14 song TOP SECRET DIONYSUS RECORDS SAMPLER, featuring tracks from Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited, The Martini Kings, Orchestra Superstring, Kava Kon, Robert Drasnin, Creepxotica, Skip Heller, Jerry Sun, The Creepy Creeps, The Satelliters, The Creatures of the Golden Dawn, Redondo Beat, and Ruby Dee and The Snakehandlers. About a week after the event ends, we will be sticking these in all Dionysus Mail-Order packages until we run out.