Juneau’s own C Scott Fry interviews the Bellingham-based band Rattletrap Ruckus on a rainy Saturday afternoon, talking vaudeville, wash-tub string instruments, and recording their signature polka-rag time sound.
You would never guess it, but this was Scott’s first on-air interview.
The bands playing at 9:00 in the Rockwell Ballroom, Saturday August 31.
$10 at the door
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.
- The company that sent the first big luxury cruise ship through U.S. and Canadian Arctic waters is preparing the Crystal Serenity for a repeat performance in 2017. But one expert believes this year’s historic transit doesn’t mean the Arctic is likely to become a hotspot for global shipping anytime soon.
- Federal fisheries oversight required in some busy Alaska salmon fisheries