Reveling in the roots of country and bluegrass

The Undertakin Daddies are self-described Post Atomic Hillbillies...little bluesy." The four Undertakin Daddies hail from Whitehorse. They bring their...musician Jerry Alfred. The Undertakin Daddies will perform at 7:30 tonight in the...
A letter to Alaska reality TV producers

...daughter taught herself how to knit by watching YouTube. (Will daddy stop using YouTube to babysit his daughters while he naps?). The house almost caught on fire. (Will daddy stop walking away from the range and using YouTube to check recipes...
Stories of family, career at community exhibit

...television or the record player.She called the kitchen "the heart of our home.""I distinctly remember right after dinner, Daddy moved over to the piano, without saying a word, and began playing and singing," Patterson wrote for the exhibit. "Before...
Pure Sole: What not to do for Christmas

...Santa hugged me with one hand and as he gently pulled me back to look into my eyes, I pulled the large white beard down."Daddy," I yelled as loud as my tear-laden throat could bear.There were exclamations, cries of disbelief and wailing from youth...
Empire Editorial: AFN: Could we handle it? Would we want to?

...Would Juneau be able to attract the big-name acts Fairbanks and Anchorage get, like Snoop Dogg (2010) or Cherry Poppin' Daddies (coming in 2014), or would the cost of travel be prohibitive despite having the larger venue? Would Juneau offer a large...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Undertakin Daddies bring their original and cover songs from...WOODFORD The JUNEAU EMPIRE The Undertakin Daddies are self-described Post Atomic Hillbillies...little bluesy." The four Undertakin Daddies hail from Whitehorse. They bring their...
Juneau restaurant scene is getting hip

I am the house cook, but on Friday nights we eat out because, as the old saying goes, "Daddy don't cook on Fridays." A few Fridays ago, we were at Saffron and my six year old was thoroughly enjoying her Jhinga Fry...
Rollie Massimino returns to Villanova for 1985 tribute half court and held their framed jerseys presented to them from this year's team, they waited for the coach they called Daddy Mass.Rollie Massimino, who turns 80 on Nov. 13, held wife Mary Jane's hand and met his Wildcats for one more celebration...
Weekend Best Bets

...opening tonight and several good bands in town. The Undertakin Daddies play tonight and Saturday at the Alaskan Bar. I've heard...Festival and I wouldn't miss this group. The Undertakin Daddies play acoustic country, folk and bluegrass. There's mandolin...
Fairbanks' 108-year-old Masonic Temple needs help

...contrast newly painted walls that still sport blue painters tape.Local businessman Harold Groetsema, who owns adjacent Big Daddy's barbeque restaurant, purchased the structure around 2006. Groetsema admits his main interest in the property was the attached...


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