Fanny Guitarist June Millington In Honolulu

Pioneering Woman In Rock June Millington To Play Honolulu Benefit Show FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Apr 5, 2016 Download a PDF version of this release Download a PDF of the concert poster Honolulu, Hawaii – June Millington, “one of the hottest female guitarists in the industry,” (Guitar Player Magazine) is proud to announce a one-night performance…

Flipping the Switch

After nearly 20 years with AT&T, I switched to T-Mobile By Blaine Fergerstrom Nov. 2015 – There, I went and did it. It was hard leaving a comfortable spot, but a man reaches a point where something has got to be done, and, well, I went and did it! After nearly 20 years paying the…

A Blind Date…With Booga Booga!

A Blind Date…With Booga Booga! By Blaine Fergerstrom, 2016 In August 1976, I had just been honorably discharged after four years in the Navy and almost three years of living on the mainland. I had missed much of the “Hawaiian Renaissance” which had been going on here in my absence. I had assimilated well during…

Boot Camp Graduation 1972

This photo was taken on boot camp graduation day, 1972, Naval Training Center, San Diego, CA. Reynaldo Garcia on the left and Blaine Fergerstrom on the right. Rey was a super-good dude from L.A. I never heard from him again. frown emoticon (Hey Rey, if you’re out there, I think of you from time to…

Kokua Cousin Jody and the Kids of Konawaena Elem.

Jody Fergerstrom: Shout out to airline connected friends. At Konawaena Elementary School (Facebook) where I work we are looking to ask for donations of inexpensive headsets/earbuds for kids to be able to keep to use with iPads/Chromebooks/computers in school. Itʻs on their school supply lists and many kids have them but some families just canʻt afford them. I…

Movin’ On

This past Friday, I posted a cryptic message on Facebook saying “Momentous day. It’s a good thing. More, soon.” Of course, this created a small firestorm of demands for more information. My apologies. I had news that I wanted to shout to the hills, but all the affected parties had not been properly informed, yet….