Stef's fourth Americana Album has been featured in the Grammy Contender Issue of Billboard and is up for your consideration.
Stef's Mariani has launched a state wide initiative under "Stay Gold Hawaii", an educational non profit that is providing monthly funding for housing for performing musicians. She publicly mentions her long term solution for artists for the first time, as she has developed a system to help them to monetize at home using the skills they already have, enabling them to provide for their homes and families.
Article about Stef having he unique ability to build dynamic businesses using both the left and right side of the brain. Kabir Sehgal whom is a Multi Grammy & Latin Grammy Award winner, as well as New York Times bestselling author Los Angeles Times & San Francisco Chronicle bestseller.
Stef is published is this work by Deepak Chopra's project entitled "Home" that sheds light on the trials of the immigrants before us that allow us to be who we are today.
"Mariani set up “Save Our Artists” to support musicians and their families who are struggling to find work due to the pandemic. Participants who qualify for funding are tasked with mentoring members of the community through an educational process designed to further develop their innate gifts." Front Page Saturday Morning Paper
"Ever the unerring optimist, Stef’s goal is to uplift the spirits of people so they can feel hope in a tough world. It is Stef’s belief that all things are possible. Mine too. No wonder we each found a new friend." the Huffington Post
"Stef Mariani is absolutely outstanding. Great vocals. "Ten Times" has great tempo and had me wanting to listen again and again. Its better than anything on current country pop radio." -Coyote Calhoun, Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee
"She radiates inspiration and encouragement..... If the Hokus had a country music category, Stef would be the front runner."
Stef Mariani's Na Hoku Award Winning third full length album appears in the 60th Annual Grammy Award Special Edition of Billboard Magazine. (October 2017 Page 28)
Stef Mariani is an American Award Winning Producer, Guitarist & Songwriter. She is dedicated to sharing her life through music & workshops where she spreads the word about the meaning of her song "Stay Gold".
Stef's clear intention is to bring about social change through music & education. She is the founder of The Stay Gold Movement and the Non Profit Organization Stay Gold Hawaii.
Born in Santa Cruz, California to 3 generations of songwriters and performers, Stef carries her families musical legacy, sharing her powerful vulnerability with the world.
She has lived in Hawaii since 1999 and gains her inspiration from both her Northern California folk roots and her home in Hawaii.
Na Hoku Hanohano Award
3x Big Island Hawaii Music Award
Photo Credit Alden Fukushima