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Island Mele: IntoxiKA shows its Martin Denny influence; Patrick Landeza’s Hawaiian slack key guitar shines

The musical genre known as Exotica was created by Martin Denny in 1956 at what was then Kaiser’s Hawaiian Village, in response to audience requests for the “jungle noises” initially made by toads croaking in a nearby ornamental pond. Read more

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