I’m moving! Once I’m settled in the new digs, Critiki News will sail again. On a related note, yesterday while I was packing up my old place in Los Angeles, an ice cream truck went by. On a Monday. At the end of November. God, I’m going to miss L.A. Continue reading Where’d Humu Go?
Pappythesailor did a little poking around the U.S. Patent Office website, and found a series of patents filed by Victor Bergeron (a.k.a. Trader Vic) and other … Continue reading Tiki Mug Patents
Sad news tonight — Rusty Key has passed away unexpectedly. Many know Rusty as the frequent cohort of pablus, and as a master ukulele player with … Continue reading Rest In Peace, Rusty Key
Another new feature for Ooga-Mooga — now collections can be grouped by using tags! This feature is available for Trader accounts only, so if you’ve been on the fence about getting a subscription (or upgrading your subscription), this is one … Continue reading New Ooga-Mooga Feature: Tags
When I lived in Seattle, I often could be found on Tuesday nights enjoying the musical soundscapes of Selector Lopaka at Fu Kun Wu in Old … Continue reading Selector Lopaka Tuesday Nights in Seattle
Every so often, I have a reason to do a bit of research (okay, so it’s mostly just Googling), and the results can be very satisfying. … Continue reading Tiki Research Adventure: TAI Tahiti
As previously reported on Critiki News, Huell Howser has an upcoming show featuring a trip to Oceanic Arts in Whittier, California (just outside Los Angeles). The episode is from his Visiting… with Huell Howser series, and is titled “Tiki,” episode #1310. The show will air on his home station, KCET Los Angeles, at 6 p.m. on November 10. Check your local listings to learn where it will air on your local PBS station. Huell Howser Productions Oceanic Arts [Critiki] new Huell Howser episode on OCEANIC ARTS [Tiki Central] Huell Howser Visits Oceanic Arts [Critiki News] Continue reading Huell Howser Oceanic Arts Episode Airing Soon