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...festivals are organized in chronological order, beginning with May 1. Those that have already happened, such as the Alaska Folk Festival and the Stikine River Birding Festival, are not listed (but we're pushing for an earlier publication date...
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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. And Ray...
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Folk Fest bar music, dances, workshops and other events

The nightly concerts in Centennial Hall are a major aspect of the Alaska Folk Festival -- but there's plenty of action outside the building, as well. Here's a look at this week's dances, workshops and other...
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

...out more here: FESTIVALSJuneau's two major music festivals, Juneau Jazz & Classics and the Alaska Folk Festival, are listed above under Music. CAPITAL BREWFESTFirst held in 2012 as an offshoot of the Alaskan Brewing Co...
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...
Folk fest profile: Maridon Boario

...soon home. Her sister Sara also moved to Juneau a few years later, and in most Aprils, she'd see Garrity at the Alaska Folk Festival, which he began attending while living in Fairbanks in the late 1970s.Gradually, she began working on her...
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Abundant opportunities for AFF participation

The Alaska Folk Festival offers a range of opportunities for public participation outside of attending concerts at Centennial Hall -- from dancing at the...
Folk Fest profile: Mike Truax

One of the best things about the Alaska Folk Festival, said longtime performer Mike Truax, is its...tradition."Truax's performance history with the Alaska Folk Festival dates back to year four, in 1978. At that time...
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Folk Fest profile: Jake & Roxy

Guy Unzicker was a nervous 12-year-old when he first performed at the Alaska Folk Festival as part of The X-Step In-Laws, a family band that included his dad - well-known local guitarist John Unzicker - his mom...
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