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What's happening this week FallTober Fest, 7-10 p.m., Friday, Oct. 2, and Saturday, Oct. 3, Rockwell Ballroom. The Alaska Folk Festival and KRNN will host a folk music fundraiser, party, and celebration with six bands over two nights. All-ages...
Who's your diva, week 4

...Perseverance Theatre, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by the Juneau Symphony, and the annual Juneau Jazz & Classics and the Alaska Folk Festival to name but a few).However, if I was forced to pick three individuals that inspire me from this pool of talent...
Juneau musician beaten

...50-year-old hosts a KRNN radio show called "Fry's the Limit," plays bass with local bands, has performed at the Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau and hosts Open Night Mic every Thursday night at The Alaskan Hotel & Bar."The only thing I can say...
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 the Gold Town Theatre on July 8. The duo, who recently returned from a European tour, will be hosted by the Alaska Folk Festival.Anna & Elizabeth features Anna Roberts-Gevalt on fiddle, banjo, guitar and harmonies, and Elizabeth LaPrelle...
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.

...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.


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