Valley Entertainment announces an upcoming release featuring new versions of Black 47 songs with special guests. On the 30th Anniversary of the release of Black 47’s eponymous first album comes the first part of the new release After Hours. Executive produced by Peter Walsh of The Gobshites and Black 47’s Larry Kirwan, After Hours will be released in 3 parts, each comprising six or seven reworks of favorite songs from the Black 47 catalogue.
The independent record label group Valley Entertainment and Dancing Cat Records announce a marketing and label partnership. Dancing Cat, founded by George Winston, includes George’s historical catalogue and the classic albums of Hawaiian slack key guitar legends who George recorded including Keola Beamer, Cyril Pahinui, Ledward Kaapana, Dennis Kamakahi, Ozzie Kotani, Leonard Kwan, Ray Kane, Sonny Chillingworth, Bla Pahinui, Martin Pahinui, George Kahumoku, George Kuo and others.