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Country star Pam Tillis to perform Monday

The Alaska Peace Officers Association will host a benefit concert next week, featuring country music singer Pam Tillis. The concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, May 19 at Centennial Hall. Tickets are available at Hearthside...
The mother of all one-woman musicals

...of lines in that one"-and "Always... Patsy Cline," a two-woman musical in which she played the eponymous country music singer."Still, it's kind of scary," admitted Hull, who, as Mother Jones, performs - and sings - in an Irish...
Imagination Library community celebration

Back in the mid-90s when country music star Dolly Parton began the Imagination Library, she did so with the hope that more children in her home county in Tennessee would...
Music reviews

...creating a new last chapter that reaffirms Jennings' greatness.Echoes of the defiant Outlaw who helped shake up country music in the '70s can be heard on the rocking "Never Say Die" and "If My Harley Was Runnin'," as well as the Tony...
Tennessee musician rediscovers his roots in Alaska

...roots. Back in Tennessee, he'd been playing mostly country music, but it never felt quite right, and after being approached...he'd gotten away from that style while pursuing country music."I realized that the connection I sought was kindred...
Atlin Arts and Music Festival to be held this weekend

...musicians The Gibson Brothers, eclectic musician Harry Manx, Juno award winning vocalist Hawksley Workman, Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer Michelle Wright, harmonica player Mike Stevens, roots band Gordie MacKeeman and the Rhythm Boys and...
The Wilders take on Juneau

...hard-rocking city, and if you're going to play country music or going to play bluegrass, you better play it hard...the same mix," he said. "We really care about old country music. It's not like we're doing it because it's a...
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Around Town

...Details: 586-ARTS. Live Concert, 9 p.m., National Guard Armory. Don Harris Cree from Canada will perform country music. $5 cover charge. Details: 586-8187. Saturday, July 7 JRC Governor's Cup Race, 9 a.m., Diamond Courthouse...
Weekend Best Bets

...The Panhandle Crabgrass Revival Band will play on Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at The Alaskan Hotel. Their music, a blend of bluegrass and old time tunes, fits into the bluegrass revival taking place in country music.
Panhandle Crabgrass blew its transmission, but not three tours

...Festival, June 21-22. Last summer, the group flew to Anchorage, rented an RV, drove to the Anderson Bluegrass and Country Music Festival just south of Denali, then played Healy, Talkeetna and Girdwood. "When we tour, we're looking to break...
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