Episode #6: Filipino Tiki Bar
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
A deep dive on Tiki bar history, cultural appropriation, and LA's Filipino Tiki bartenders.
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A version of this story originally aired on Offshore podcast. Listen to it here.
Interviews were conducted by Paola Mardo.
Long Distance is written, mixed, hosted, and produced by Paola Mardo.
Producer is Patrick Epino.
Cover art is by Celina Calma.
Title design by Paola Mardo.
Theme Song is “Comin’ Along” by C. Light and the Prisms. Excerpts from the following songs were used in throughout the episode:
Thinking it Over — Lee Rosevere
Across the Sea — Benjamin Rogers
Hawaiian Hula Dance (Instrumental)
Venndet — Blue Dot Sessions
Hawaiian Twilight — Hawaiian Trio
Bird of Paradise — Les Baxter
Waikiki — The Kinks
Assembly Line Work — Dee Yan Key
Lemon and Melon — Blue Dot Sessions
When in the West — Blue Dot Sessions
Improvisation 1 — Electric Kulintang
Special thanks to my parents Patricia Mardo and Alfonso Mardo, and to Jessica Terrell, April Estrellon, Elena Dugdale, and Patti Epler of Honolulu Civil Beat.
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