Kray Van Kirk will be performing on Thursday, May 15th as our next featured “Alaska Originals Artist.” Be a part of the studio audience for this live television recording. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the recording will start promptly at 7 p.m., @360 in the KTOO building.
Watch it later that night at 10 p.m. on 360 North.
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