Broadcast of the 45th Annual

Alaska Folk Festival


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Recent Red Carpet Concerts from KRNN

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Folk Fest Coverage

JDHS Art Club members Riley Stadt, Janessa Goodman, and Kane Ginter roll up the 2018 Alaska Folk Festival backdrop with adviser Heather Ridgway. (Photo by Annie Bartholomew/KTOO)

The story behind the student-made folk festival backdrop

by Annie Bartholomew, KTOO
- The students are auctioning off the backdrop to raise money for their trip to Craig to compete in the Region V Art Fest.

Folk Fest headliners harmonize on stage and off

by Scott Burton, KTOO
- Pharis Romero says words like "vintage" and "country" and maybe even "old folk" come to mind when describing their sound.

Video: Red Carpet Concert with Foghorn Stringband

by Scott Burton, KTOO
- Wednesday's weather inspired an impromptu outdoor jam.

Music: Hope Griffin live on ‘A Juneau Afternoon’

by Scott Burton, KTOO
- Griffin and Bennett dropped into KTOO to play us some tunes. This is the musicians' first time to the Alaska Folk Festival.
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