MakanaA master of Hawaiian slack key guitar, Makana has evolved his own dynamic, high-octane style, coined “Slack Rock” – a mixture Hawaii’s traditional styling infused with elements of bluegrass, rock, and blues.

Makana has opened for Sting, Santana, and Elvis Costello to name a few. He is considered one of Hawaii’s greatest living guitar players. He has performed at The White House, and his music is featured on the Grammy-nominated soundtrack for the Academy-Award winning film “The Descendants”.