Af.fla.tus ( Ah-fley-tus) – n
An impulse of creative power or inspiration
-A Latin term derived from Cicero (The Nature of Gods) that has been translated as “inspiration” Literally, ”inspiration”, like, “afflatus”, means, “to be blown into” by a divine wind
-In English, “afflatus” is used for this literal form of inspiration. It generally refers not to the staggering and stunning blow of a new idea, an idea that the recipient may be unable to explain.
-A strong creative impulse, as a result of divine inspiration
Our mission is to help bridge the gap between musical creativity and business. To provide artists with the proper representation and support needed in today’s competitive world market. To be there to assist, educate, inspire, and motivate all that choose to pursue success in our industry. To simultaneously strive to be the leader and the follower, the teacher and the student.
We are a Record Label/Entertainment Company from the island of Oahu, in the state of Hawaii. Afflatus Entertainment was founded in the summer of 2010 by two Hawaii born friends, one an accomplished musician, the other a sound engineer who were frustrated with the current state of the entertainment industry and decided to take matters into their own hands. By combining their years of experience in the industry and their network of industry professionals Afflatus Entertainment is well on their way to building a successful business that will have a significant impact on the music scene in Hawaii and abroad.