SOJA

Reggae Sensation SOJA returns to Hawaii in January!

Honolulu: Saturday, January 21, 2012 – Kakaako Park Amphitheater – 6:30pm

Kauai: Sunday, January 22, 2012 – Kilohana Pavilion – 7:00pm

Big Island: Friday, January 27, 2012 – King Kamehameha Hotel Kona – 5:30pm

Maui: Saturday, January 28, 2012 – MACC A&B Amphitheater – 5:30pm

Reggae band SOJA, which has awed Hawaii music lovers with their lyric storytelling and free-flowing rhythms, kicks off their “Strength To Survive” 2012 North American tour right here in Hawaii with dates on Kauai, Oahu, Maui and the Big Island!

Hailing from Washington D.C., members Jacob Hemphill (vocals, guitar), Bobby Jefferson (bass), Ken Brownell (percussion), Ryan Berty (drums), and Patrick O'Shea (keyboards) have pursued their musical goals together since childhood, perfecting their sound for over a decade. SOJA’s appealing take on roots reggae with a unique American perspective has caught island residents by storm; their music is always in rotation and always attracting new fans to their legion of loyal followers.

SOJA headlines at roughly 150 worldwide shows per year, often sharing the stage with notable artists such as Citizen Cope, Matisyahu, Ben Harper, Slightly Stoopid, Damian Marley, Govt Mule, Umphrees McGee, and Steel Pulse.

Advance general admission tickets for all islands go on sale this Friday, December 9th! Special guest artists Anuhea and The Green will join SOJA on their Hawaii dates as follows:

HONOLULU

Kaka’ako Waterfront Park Amphitheater

Saturday, January 21, 2012 Doors: 5pm, Show: 6:30pm

Special Guests – The Green, Anuhea

Advance general admission tickets for all ages are priced at $39.50 each and are available at www.groovetickets.com, www.bampproject.com, Local Motion Stores, Navy – Hickam ITT Offices, U.S. Coast Guard MWR, Marine Corps ITT Offices, and UH Campus Center. Tickets are $49 each on the day of the show. A limited number of VIP section general admissions, priced at $80 for 21+, are also on sale.

KAUAI

Kilohana Pavilion

Sunday, January 22, 2012 Doors: 6pm, Show 7:00pm

Special Guest – Anuhea

Advance general admission tickets for 16+ are priced at $39.00 each and are available at www.groovetickets.com, Rainbow Gas and Mini Mart in Kapaa, Pono Market in Kapaa, City Liquor in Lihue, and Progressive Expressions in Koloa. Tickets are $49 each on the day of the show.

BIG ISLAND

Courtyard Marriott at the King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel

Friday, January 27, 2012 Doors: 4:30pm, Show 5:30pm

Special Guests – The Green, Anuhea

Advance general admission tickets for all ages are priced at $39.00 each and are available at www.groovetickets.com, Waimea Surf Classics, Conscious Riddims, Big Island Surf, CD Wizard, Local Motion Surf Shops, & Pacific Vibrations. Tickets are $49 each on the day of the show.

MAUI

Maui Arts & Cultural Center A&B Amphitheater

Saturday, January 28, 2012 Doors: 4:30pm, Show: 5:30pm

Special Guests – The Green, Anuhea

Advance general admission tickets for all ages are priced at $40.00 each and are available at www.mauiarts.org and at Request Music. Tickets are $50 each on the day of the show.

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