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47th annual Southeast Alaska State Fair runs July 30-Aug. 2

...Aug. 1, from 2-4 p.m. at the Klondike Stage. Modeled on the songwriter showcases that take place during the Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau, the showcase offers a way for the region's songwriters to share their work with an audience without...
Appalachian revivalists Anna & Elizabeth to perform July 8

Appalachian revivalists Anna & Elizabeth will be performing at he Gold Town Theatre on July 8. The duo, who recently returned from a European tour, will be hosted by the Alaska Folk Festival.
Cameras capture brutal assault

Video surveillance cameras at the new Walter Soboleff building in downtown Juneau captured the brutal assault of a local musician and helped police identify the suspect, according to a police complaint filed against 31-year-old Darrin Darringer Austin.
Juneau musician beaten

Fry was found bloody and unconscious in the street outside the Triangle Club Bar around 5 a.m. Saturday by a police officer, according to his friends, family and information from the Juneau Police Department.

After the cranky unfaithfulness of winter and spring, Southeast's summer festivals offer a way to belt out our loyalty to this place, to reconnect and rediscover.
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Alaska Folk Fest: Little poster a big deal

Tanna Peters, a local graphic designer, has long admired the artwork on the Alaska Folk Festival posters. The ones by Eric Bealer, she croons, are intricate and poignant. Kathy Hocker's are bright and creative.
Local | Art
Folk Fest bar music, dances, workshops and other events

...concerts in Centennial Hall are a major aspect of the Alaska Folk Festival -- but there's plenty of action outside the...musicians. Sponsored by Juneau Contradancers and the Alaska Folk Festival.? Annual Membership Meeting and AFF Board Member...
10 questions: Overby Family Band

Who are the members of your band and how long have you been playing? I saw a video where it seemed it is a mix of your siblings and significant others.
Fall Arts Preview

The Empire's Fall Arts Preview -- our fifth annual -- provides a partial listing of upcoming arts-related events in the capital city, particularly those that have been planned as part of local organizations' fall seasons.
KRNN Spotlight Series begins Thursday with Elliott, Muller

...last appeared in Juneau in the winter of 2013.Muller is a local singer-songwriter who started performing on the Alaska Folk Festival stage when she was a little girl. Her first full-length album of original work, "Victory" - which featured...


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