BackLit Buddha Studios Presents

Sunday Sessions At Piñatas

Andrew & Jay Molina (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

For our grand opening night, we are proud to Present Andrew & Jay Molina!

Hawaii-based ukulele virtuoso Andrew Molina proves that the ukulele has no limits. Andrew’s electrifying performances have captivated audiences around the world including Austria, China, England, Scotland, Ireland, Tahiti, and of course the U.S. His 3 albums have all been nominated for “Ukulele Album of the Year” at the prestigious “Na Hoku Hanohano “ music awards, (Hawaii’s version of the Grammys). Andrew along with his dad Jay on bass and guitar proves that anything is possible on the ukulele!

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

THUNDER N' LIGHTNIN' (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Lenny Castellanos on bass and vocals (Mick Fleetwood Blues Band, The House Shakers) with Kenny Geiser on guitar (The House Shakers, Mick Fleetwood) with their acoustic Classic Rock and Blues Duo.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Rowdy Love (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Rowdy Love is a folk duo featuring Aaron Jernigan and Stina Lynn. Rowdy Love has an interesting flavor......it's reminiscent of Sunday morning church in the deep south with a dash of feverish passion.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Nara Boone with Josh Hearl (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Nara's voice oozes soul! Josh Hearl will be joining her on guitar. Do not miss this Dynamic Duo!

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Benny Uyetake (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Benny Uyetake is a Na hoku Hanahano winner and educator and songwriter.. Originally from Hilo Hawaii, Benny has played in shows that featured Boz Scaggs, Diana Ross, Herb Alpert, Judy Collins, Kealii Reichel, Henry Kapono, Larry Coryell, Les McCann, Thompson Square, Jake Shimabukuro, and many more. Currently performing at Kimos Restaurant Lahaina, and also a Maui Public school teacher.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Louise Lambert & Jose Ortiz (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Louise & Ortiz in Love Addict Cabaret Louise Lambert and Jose Ortiz perform a delightful musical romp with a fun-loving look at our addictions - Including Eclectic Originals * Swing * Soul * Country * Jazz & Blues from Louis & Ella, Aretha & Ray, Marvin & Tammy, Supremes, Temptations & Four Tops, to Lennon & McCartney. Percussionist/ vocalist/ multi-instrumentalist, comedian Jose joins singer/songwriter/jazz vocalist/pianist Louise, bringing their East Coast soulful roots to their Maui audience.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Kawika Ortiz (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Kawika Ortiz has been performing professionally since 1994. With an eclectic genre ranging from traditional Hawaiian to rock and roll, and everything in between, Kawika is able to touch all types of audiences with his twist of your favorite covers. The very talented Eddie Aviles, one of Maui’s favorite bassist, will accompany him in an intimate show at Pinatas. Guarantee to fill your evening with beautiful music.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)

Brian Mansano & Arlie-Avery Asiu (Dinner & Show)

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Pinatas, 395 Dairy Rd, Kahului, HI 96732

Arlie & Brian of Maui based podcast/show “Da RiFF Wailuku“.

Arlie-Avery Asiu of Wailuku performs original music from his 4 Albums on his Magic ukuleles.

Brian Mansano, Maui guitarist, a graduate from Guitar institute of technology. His approach to the guitar can be described as Eclectic, avant-garde, comical infused, raw, off the cuff, middle eastern meets Santa Claus etc.

As a Duo, musical experiments continue and more fretboard frenzy, improvisation & fun vibes.

$25 per person for dinner & show ~ Doors open at 6pm for dinner (2, 4 & 5 Person Tables Available)