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HPR's All Things Considered Special Guests Patrick Simmons Sr. and Jr.


Tonight and tomorrow at the MACC's McCoy Studio Theater, Valley Isle music fans get a chance to experience Doobie Brothers founder and Maui resident Patrick Simmons Sr. performing a pair of shows with his son, Patrick Simmons Jr., with a 7:30 p.m. start time each night. HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence welcomed the father and son to the show for a conversation about the shows, their musical roots and the strong connection they have to Maui.

Pat Simmons Jr. released "This Mountain, his debut, last year.


See a live video of them playing together:

https://youtu.be/fgeOVkRZ6A8">Hear the complete new interview with Pat Simmons Sr. and Jr.

Hear a 2011 interview with Pat Simmons Sr.

See a 2011 conversation at the Kokua for Japan benefit concert:

See a 2011 interview at the Blaisdell Arena:

Find more interviews and features from Dave Lawrence.

Dave Lawrence is the local host of All Things Considered, Road Stories (formerly Off the Road), and Stargazer.
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