• Downbeat Lounge (map)
  • 42 North Hotel Street
  • Honolulu, HI, 96817
  • United States


presented by DJ Jet Boy



DJ Jet Boy presents Honolulu's longest-running indie rock nights - KALEIDOSCOPE - in Downbeat Lounge, Wednesday, November 11. This month is a special hip-hop edition, featuring acts from the local hip-hop and beats scene, including Creed Chameleon, Ohtoro and Kwalified Emcee.




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Ohtoro is a Honolulu-based producer and performer with hip-hop crew Super Groupers. He has shared the stage with the likes of DJ Swamp, Alt/Air and Metric. "We live by a beat in our heart and a melody on our mind. I make music for your life. "

Creed Chameleon is often a promoter’s first choice for performing and opening for big hip hop artists such as Wu-Tang Clan, Dilated Peoples, Talib Kweli and more. His single and music video, "Morning Blessing" has been the most renown and popular song out of the Hawaii Hip Hop music industry and has been used for scholastic study for the University of Hawaii Ethnic Studies.

Kwalified Emcee is a Na Hoku nominated rapper and proud member of the Universal Zulu Nation’s Hawaii chapter. His conversational style has blown up the stages in Honolulu for years.



KALEIDOSCOPE is an indie music concept created by Josh86 and DJ Vagina in 2003, to showcase local bands that fall outside of the mainstream. The genres explored range from punk to soul to disco to folk. It helped build a scene with acts such as Linus the Band, The Malcognitas, Le Tenia, At Sea, Painted Highways, Gary Liu, Sabrina, DJ Jet Boy and more