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The Overby Family Band in the studio

The Overby Family Band in the studioIn addition to life and music in Alaska, they spoke about their involvement with three different band configurations including the Overby Family Band, Spirit of the Red City, and Ode to the Roddes.

Foot stomping tunes by the Gallus Brothers

Foot stomping tunes by the Gallus BrothersThe Gallus Brothers, will play tonight at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Here's an audio postcard about the band.

Contra Dancing: A Folk Fest Tradition

Contra Dancing: A Folk Fest TraditionKnow what was hip in Juneau during the late eighties? I’ll give you a hint, it wasn’t the mash potato.

The Barfly’s guide to Folk Fest

The Barfly’s guide to Folk FestWhen the last band ends at Centennial at 10:00 p.m., the music starts at numerous bars downtown. Here's a guide to nightlife spots in the Capital City.

Cajun band “Bonsoir, Catin” plays Alaska Folk Fest

Cajun band “Bonsoir, Catin” plays Alaska Folk FestBonsoir, Catin band member Kristi Guillory talks about the band’s style of music and the history of the Cajun culture.

Jack Fontanella’s take on the Alaska Folk Festival

Jack Fontanella’s take on the Alaska Folk Festival

The 40th annual Alaska Folk Festival is underway in Juneau. Tonight, Folk Fest veteran Jack Fontanella plays with Collette Costa in “Costa’s Second Line … more

Double Rock Band to perform at Alaska Folk Festival

Double Rock Band to perform at Alaska Folk FestivalThe Double Rock Band is made up of three Sperl siblings and a friend. The Sperls live on a little family farm about a 20 minute drive south of Petersburg.

“Once Upon Alaska” combines artistry of photography and rhyme

“Once Upon Alaska” combines artistry of photography and rhymeLongtime Alaska photographer Mark Kelley and writer Nick Jans have teamed up to create a children’s book.

Christy NaMee Eriksen braids words and music to effect change

Christy NaMee Eriksen braids words and music to effect changeEriksen is throwing a release party tonight for her new album, which will include live music and performance.

George Kuhar releases One Heart Army

George Kuhar releases One Heart ArmyLast month, Juneau musician George Kuhar performed his new album with his band Playboy Spaceman the Rockwell ballroom.