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
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- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.