A bakery pie tin became a flying plastic disc when it began to be sold on January 13, 1957.
Martha married George Washington in a grand matrimonial ceremony on January 6, 1759.
Legendary bluesman Tabby Thomas died Wednesday at the age of 84. He would have celebrated his 85 birthday on Sunday.
Maryland voted on Dec. 23rd, 1788 to cede a 100-square-mile area of wetlands for the seat of the national government, the District of Columbia. Gavin … more
Soft Old Day’s Ian Leonard (mandolin and vocals) and Irene Muller (guitar and vocals) will be live on the air with host Katie B. to kick off the holiday edition of Stormy Weather
The holiday tradition continues with Paul Winter’s Winter Solstice Celebration. A dynamic musical celebration in the extraordinary acoustics of the world’s largest Gothic cathedral – … more
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.
Words and photos by Annie Bartholomew/KTOO
There really is nothing like seeing Hillstomp at the Southeast Alaska State Fair. … more
He was wearing a crisp cowboy hat and suspenders, his steel toed boots stepping down on a tambourine and a homemade kick-drum that was made out of an old, yellow briefcase.
On Friday morning, Lahna Deering was in the KXLL studio promoting Deering and Down’s weekend shows when Radio DJ Jessie suggested they go thrift shopping … more