Performing ‘good for the soul’

Kula musician Mitch Kepa • The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Kula musician Mitch Kepa entertains Friday afternoon during the blessing for the Maui Grown Therapies dispensary in Kahului. Kepa, who works as social worker for his “day job,” said he has been performing for more than 30 years, concentrating on vocals first and guitar second. “It’s good for the soul,” he said. “I enjoy showing that soulfulness with my audience. Music is my passion.”