Centennial Hall is once again alive with the sounds of fiddles and banjos — not just on the main stage, but in the entryways and hallways, where musicians pull up folding chairs for impromptu jam sessions.
Hear Arkansas songwriter Willi Carlisle share a tune inspired by things his uncle said to him as a child.
Created in collaboration with Justin Smith of Rusty Recordings in Gustavus, the video is part of our Red Carpet Concert series, an ongoing music video project by KTOO Public Media
Alaska songwriter Mike Truax wonders, “How come everybody’s got a CD but me?”
Hear Alaska Folk Festival Guest Artist the Murphy Beds perform “Ragged World” at the Alaskan Hotel.
Watch Gustavus songwriter Tania Lewis perform “The Swell” with Christopher Behnke at the Alaskan Hotel.
Watch The Hannah Yoter Band perform “Something Good” at the Alaskan Hotel. This is the third in our eight part series from this year’s Alaska Folk Festival.
Irish folk duo the Murphy Beds will take the Alaska Folk Festival stage Thursday at 8:00 p.m. as the 2017 Guest Artist
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