POSTED: Thursday, January 08, 2009
Friday and Saturday
D.I. / Anna Bannana's / 946-5190
Southern California punksters D.I. return to Honolulu this weekend for a pair of shows at Anna Bannana's. Friday's 18-and-over show will feature a $10 cover and opening sets by Saggy Teri and the Meat Curtains, Mistermeaner, Old Habits Die Hard and O.D.M. starting at 8 p.m. Saturday will be an all-ages affair, with Make the Change, Urban Struggle and Purple Kid starting the night at 6 p.m. Cover is $5.
Tyga / Pipeline Cafe / 589-1999
Local promoters BAMP Project continue to stay ahead of the curve in 2009, hosting artists that have seen some success without yet becoming household names.
Compton-based rapper Tyga (pictured) is the next to get a push from BAMP with a headlining set at Pipeline on Saturday. The cousin of Gym Class Heroes frontman Travis McCoy, Tyga has gotten airtime on MTV with his debut single, "Coconut Juice," released last year. Doors open at 10 p.m.