Video Scene: Makua Beach

December 8, 2017 Martin Cilia

The Makua Beach video was shot on location at Makua Beach (hence the song title) in Hawaii by master underwater videographer Ray Hollowell in 2011. We wanted to capture the feel of Hawaii in both the music and the vision. We think that was achieved. […]

Spirit Scene: Don the Beachcomber’s Mai Tai

September 14, 2017 Martin Cilia

In March 2012 I went on a pilgrimage to Southern California, this is where surf music was born in the early sixties. One of the gigs I played while I was there was at the legendary Don the Beachcomber where I was introduced to their Mai Tai. I haven’t found anything like it in Australia. […]