Champuru featured on Channel808’s bon dance video

Champuru.net: I was recently interviewed by Melissa Chang of Nonstop Honolulu / Hawaii IRL to talk about bon dancing. David, president of the Young Okinawans of Hawaii, and I had a great time chatting with Melissa. Enjoy! There are a couple of videos up so be sure to check out Channel808’s YouTube channel. And so …

It’s bon dance season!

Donna’s BonDance.com website has a schedule up for the 2011 bon dance season. I’m planning on attending a few with her Bon Dance Posse so maybe I’ll some of you there. There’s also an informative video about Obon and eisa up on BonDance.com so be sure to check it out. Here’s the link: What is …

Website: “Let’s Bon Dance!” www.bondance.com

For all of you bon dance lovers out there, Donna has created a new website for you to keep up-to-date on where the action is at as well as posts that show you what bon dancing is all about through wonderful photos and videos. It’ll be great to see others in different parts of the …

YouTube: “Tenyo Bushi” uploaded by champuru

Hawaii’s bon dance season is well underway and Donna (champuru) of DancingFools.org uploaded a clip on her YouTube channel: The Young Okinawans of Hawaii (YOH) team up with the Ukwanshin Kabudan at the Pearl City Hongwanji bon dance, August 7-8, 2009. Subscribe to champuru on YouTube. (Via @champuru.)

Okinawa City Okinawa (沖縄市) blogs “Obon=Eisa”

We live in Okinawa City, which boasts the best Eisa teams in the country; so each section of the city (Goya, Takahara, Awase, etc.) has a team that goes through the neighboroods playing during Obon. (Via Okinawa City Okinawa (沖縄市): Obon=Eisa.) Paul has YouTube clips up on his site too so check it out! (Paul, …