Established in 1968, Tower of Power is back on the road with their unique brand of music. On Sunday, May 15th, all fans and friends should head to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center to get down to some urban soul music. Music lovers will enjoy their powerful horn-driven sound fueled by incredible vocals. Tickets are […]
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Get ready for Tower of Power (TOP) and War at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center this Friday. Best known for their funk and soul sound, TOP’s powerful horn section and precisely syncopated bass-guitar lines have been entertaining audiences since 1968. Joining them on stage is War, a California funk group that has long crossed […]
John Cruz is slated to open for Tower of Power, this Friday (June 4) at the MACC. Na Hoku Hanohano award winner for Contemporary Album of the Year in both 2007 and 2008, Cruz performed the song “What is Life?” alongside Amy Hanaiali’i–off her album Friends & Family of Hawai’i (2009)–at this year’s ceremonies.
Technically, “Tower of Power” is a boy band, with a testosterone-injected name backing their brand of urban soul music. Peppered with delicious blues rhythms, their albums showcase the richness of a well–developed, diversely talented group of musicians. Since their 1968 start in Oakland, California, Tower of Power has been…