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Wrapping up the college hoops weekend

...college sports. Nothing happened except a basketball game. Loyola won, 61-51, on the way to the national championship.The Ramblers, with two black players from Nashville, two from the Bronx and an Irish-American point guard from Chicago, trailed two-time...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-12-17/wrapping-college-hoops-weekend
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Folk Festival schedule

...Jeff Collins, Tyler Rhodes)12:45 p.m., Kid Burfl and friends, of Haines1 p.m., The Thunder Mountain Spruce Tip Ramblers (Ryland Buller, James Mounts, Nate Heck, Kyle Harris, Ivan Pickin)1:15 p.m., Shonti Elder and Will Putman, of...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-04-04/folk-festival-schedule
Art
Alaska Folk Festival continues

...Jeff Collins, Tyler Rhodes)12:45 p.m., Kid Burfl and friends, of Haines1 p.m., The Thunder Mountain Spruce Tip Ramblers (Ryland Buller, James Mounts, Nate Heck, Kyle Harris, Ivan Pickin)1:15 p.m., Shonti Elder and Will Putman, of...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-04-11/alaska-folk-festival
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Former folk fest guest artists to play Saturday

...grew up on the East Coast, and came to the music as a young man. Beginning in the 1960s he was a member of The New Lost City Ramblers, a traditional stringband band that included Mike Seeger. He'd been playing with them for 26 years when he met Hawker in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051310/art_638399277.shtml
Arts
Riding that highway with Bluegrass 101

...do things." Hoffman, a New Jersey native, brought his band, a well-established East Coast trio called the Pine Hill Ramblers, to Fairbanks in 1973. Marty Cutler played banjo. Bob Applebaum played mandolin. The group was hired to play the 20-odd...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111705/thi_20051117039.shtml
This WeeK
Benefit held to raise funds for Alaska bluegrass pioneer

...article by Scott Burton written in July 2007 and published in Bluegrass Unlimited, Hoffman convinced his band, the Pine Hill Ramblers, to move to Alaska with him in 1973. The band was soon hired by Alyeska Corportation to play bluegrass at pipeline construction...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031011/art_797116987.shtml
Arts
Alaska band stokes Appalachian tradition

...rural South to the far North, both Kane and Heist bring up Carl Hoffman, a musician who brought his band, the Pine Hill Ramblers, to Fairbanks more than 35 years ago."Carl Hoffman basically introduced bluegrass to the state in the days of pipeline...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-05-25/alaska-band-stokes-appalachian-tradition
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Best Bets: Bluegrass, punk rock and modern dance

...been singing and playing bluegrass for decades. Hoffman was a member of the New Jersey-based bluegrass band, the Pine Hill Ramblers, in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The group recorded two albums, "Further up the River" and "Red and Rusty," before...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021402/Thi_bestbets.shtml
ThisWeek
Photos: The 34th Alaska Folk Festival

...00 p.m. Bear Paw Pickers, Hoonah. Ben McLuckie, Chris Erickson, Stephanie Harold, Daniel Austin and Bob Clark. Den ramblers and new cubs present fresh, old-time music. 3:15 p.m. TBA 3:30 p.m. Los Bandido's del Norte, Juneau. Rafael...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041008/spo_266833807.shtml
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