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9.23. 2009
Bop Tribal and DeShannon Higa (trumpet) have gotten a preliminary Grammy Award nomination in the best jazz album and the best improvised solo categories!!

For all NARAS members to kindly consider us when they vote:

Preliminary Grammy voting ballots please consider Hawaii JAZZ group BOP TRIBAL. Field 10 JAZZ: Category 46, Best Improvised Solo - #101 Deshannon Higa on "Jellyfish" and Category 47, Best Jazz Album by Individual or Group - #32 Bop Tribal "Bop Tribal"

5.26. 2009
Bop Tribal received an honorable 4 stars review on Downbeat Magazine's June 2009 issue!

Concert: Shade of Blue: Music of Miles Davis

Bop Tribal will have a concert featuring Hawaii's first lady of jazz, Azure McCall, and the creative styling of iNTREPiD at 7:30 P.M. on Friday June 12th at Paliku Theatre, Windward Community College. The concert will feature the music of Miles Davis.

Video page was updated with 3 new videos. Enjoy!

Bop Tribal won the best jazz album award at the Hawaii Music Awards 2008!!

Bop Tribal album is available now at Amazon.com, CD Baby, iTunes (US/Japan) and local CD stores!


Bop Tribal is honored to be nominated for the 2008 Hawaii Music Award!

Many, many Thanks!

It was such a gorgeous and joyful night that we all will never forget. We had truly full and hearty support from about 300 people-- you, the audience, and staff working for the event. Thank you very much to everybody that came to our CD release concert/party on December 18, and also to our fans for supporting us get where we're now at.

Happy Holidays, and Best Wishes for 2009 to all of you!
--- Bop Tribal

Bop Tribal CDs are coming soon to a record store near you, and also iTunes store and CD Baby!

Press page
was updated for CD review by Honolulu Starbulletin

BOP TRIBAL Just Released its Official Web Site!

Welcome to the Official Web site of Bop Tribal.

Here you will find the history of the band, musicians' profiles, photos, videos, upcoming events and more.

Bop Tribal will release its new album "BOP TRIBAL" on December 15, 2008. You can listen to a sample of each song and also read the stories of each song in album page. You can Order the album now, too.


Bop Tribal Official CD Launch Party  -- concert & signing --
Come Join Us!

Thursday, December 18th @ Gordon Biersch

Bop Tribal will play tunes from the new album, some standards and Christmas songs. There will be special guest singers also for the 2nd and 3rd sets.  Pupu party will start from 6 p.m.  No cover.


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