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We didn't have the chance to "get high like Colorado" with visiting electronic superstars, Milky Chance. But we did have the opportunity to explore the "Flashed Junk Mind" of percussionist Philipp Dausch ahead of the band's July 29, 2022 performance. 

When local singer-songwriter, Pepper Kit, opened Koot's main stage last Saturday for English singer Frank Turner, it was for her a moment of validation. 

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​Jimmy Eat World is celebrating nearly three decades and 10 albums of existence, all but one with the current lineup of lead vocalist and lead guitarist Jim Adkins, rhythm guitarist and backing vocalist Tom Linton, bassist Rick Burch, and drummer Zach Lind.

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In September 2019, Emma Hill and her partner Spencer Mitchell embarked on an 8-month sojourn through North America. Logging 30,000 miles and barely making it back to Alaska before the March 15, 2020 lockdown, the duo visited 30 National Parks and forests to create Hill's "Park Songs."

According to Inside Prison, New London, Connecticut is one of the most dangerous regions in the United States, with an overall crime rate of 6,389 per 100,000 residents. Yet, it was there, surrounded by violence, that Magdiel “Mags” Roldan was welcomed into the world. Labeled an outcast, Rol…

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Living in the 21st century, our lives are full of distractions. Between business, media, and basic necessities like shopping, cooking, and cleaning, many of us hardly have the time or energy for play or rest, not to mention working toward self-actualization. And it's especially tricky when t…

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In the 1980s, a new genre of music developed on Los Angeles' raucous — and now infamous — Sunset Strip. The hippie years of disco and stripped-down protest songs were coming to an end, and MTV was becoming the go-to source for music discovery. With the music industry's transition from radio …

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Standing well over 6 feet tall and donning a vintage jean jacket and oversized cowboy hat, 28-year-old Bubba Bellin stood out like a sore thumb as he ordered a sludge cup at Middle Way Café on Monday. At only 10am, this was Bellin’s second caffeine hit of the day, and the jittery effects seemed to be taking hold as he excitedly recounted his days as a collegiate rugby player.

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On Friday, June 24 at 7pm Mindful Khaos, Decepticide, and the Part Time Super Heroes will be throwing down heavy riffs and even heavier vocals at Williwaw Social.

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Several years ago, a friend brought me to Taproot to see her buddy's new band perform at an ugly sweater party. I had only been to a handful of concerts at the time and had no idea what to expect. That show was, to this day, one of the best I've ever attended. Looking back, I feel so fortuna…

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The art of musical impersonation is nothing new. In fact, in pop music, the tradition has become as commonplace as an encore. But where did it all start? In the 70s, self-titled “monster maker” Danny O’Day became infamous for his Rock and Roll Heaven touring spectacle.

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The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its panel of judges for the 2022 competition. Established in 2002, ISC is considered to be the world’s most prestigious songwriting competition and is open to both professional and amateur songwriters, signed and unsigned…

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A musical force of nature who relocated to Alaska from New York City in 2002, Jazz Hero Yngvil Vatn Guttu has single-handedly built a musical empire in the far north for independent Alaskan musicians. As a jazz trumpet player, creator, and director for Anchorage’s most beloved jazz festival …

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Penny wants the sense of community and connection to reach as far as possible. He is a part of Vitus Collective, a group that aims to host events for people of all ages to enjoy art and music. 

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Anchorage Summer Arts in the Park (ASAP) returns to downtown Anchorage during June and July. The two-month live performance series is a collaboration by Alaska Center for the Performing Arts (ACPA or PAC), Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center and Anchorage Downtown Partnership.

 

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In 2007, Derek Sanders and his Mayday Parade bandmates could be found canvassing the Van’s Warped Tour with posters and CDs. Their debut studio album, A Lesson in Romantics, had just dropped and Mayday Parade was intent on making a name for themselves.

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Before weekly band practice, Columbia-native Enzo Montana gets in a few flip kicks on his skateboard in his remodeled garage. The garage is immaculate despite being the designated practice space for emo rockers Rival Dads. On the wall, posters of Montana's other bands hang neatly next to a c…

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10 years is a long time by any standard. Relationships between two people struggle to reach such a landmark in time. Now double up on the number of parties involved. The patience, compromise, time, and energy that situation calls for is more than most are willing to give. Now sprinkle in the…

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Anchorage, Alaska – April 9, 2022 - The Anchorage Symphony Orchestra has announced that acting Artistic Advisor and Chief Conductor Elizabeth Schulze will serve as their next Music Director. Praised by critics as "an ideal music director whose infectious energy is as contagious as her exuber…

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Anchorage, Alaska – April 4, 2021 – After an extraordinary 39-year tenure as concertmaster of the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra, Kathryn Hoffer announces her retirement. A member of the ASO since 1974, Kathryn will perform her final concert in her leadership position on April 9th at the ASO’s…

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The Alaska State Fair is pleased to announce the first seven acts in the 2022 AT&T Concert Series: CAAMP, Chris Janson, Blue Öyster Cult, TobyMac, Rise Against, Brothers Osborne, and Barenaked Ladies. Concerts take place rain or shine at the ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre on the fairgro…

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All musical genres are good — some I love more than others — but what’s most important for me is hearing something that opens my heart just a little more than it was before. 

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