Some of the biggest names in Hawaiian music showed their support for protecting Mauna Kea at a concert at the Waikiki Shell Saturday evening.
The “Aloha Aina Music Festival” featured performances by Shawn Pimental, Mana’o Company, Henry Kapono, Amy Hanaiali’i, Hapa, Fiji, Paula Fuga, among others.
It was organized by supporters of the effort to protect Mauna Kea. They say proceeds will help save Mauna Kea and other sacred lands.
Among those in the audience, some who were there on Mauna Kea to block construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope.