Music

Ukulele Russ to perform at the Yukon Bar October 17 & 18

Ukulele Russ to perform at the Yukon Bar October 17 & 18

Hailing from the edge of civilization in interior Alaska, Russ has carved out his niche and finally has proven to the masses that the ukulele is stringed testosterone in the hands of the right man. See Ukulele Russ perform at the Yukon Bar on October 17 & 18 beginning at 9PM. https://www.facebook.com/UkuleleRuss?ref=br_tf http://www.ukuleleruss.com/

October 14, 2014 ·
SPRD Bulletin October 10

SPRD Bulletin October 10

  TYC / Rec Room Join SPRD in the Rec Room (336 Third Ave.) on Wednesday, October 15th from 11am-1pm for “Age Appropriate Discipline” training session with After School Network’s Thomas Azzarella. The training will have a strong focus on Middle School aged children. If you work with teens or just have a strong passion for them and an interest […]

October 10, 2014 ·

Seward Music Association Meeting October 15

Everyone is invited to the Seward Music Association’s (also known as the Seward Band and Choir Boosters Association) annual meeting on October 15, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the Seward Community Library (upstairs) to discuss what we can do to assist and augment the school music program for the current school year as well as into the future.   SMA has brought musical acts to the schools […]

October 8, 2014 ·
Blackwater Railroad Company to perform October 10 & 11

Blackwater Railroad Company to perform October 10 & 11

Seward’s own Blackwater Railroad Company will be performing at the Yukon Bar on October 10 & 11 beginning at 9PM. http://blackwaterrailroad.com/ https://www.facebook.com/BlackwaterRailroadCompany http://sewardcitynews.com/2014/08/blackwater-railroad-company-a-band-on-the-rise/

October 8, 2014 ·
The Seward Music & Arts Festival celebrates its 11th Anniversary

The Seward Music & Arts Festival celebrates its 11th Anniversary

By Jason Aigeldinger for SCN – The 11th annual Seward Arts and Music Festival, Seward’s premier arts event was held this weekend.  The fabulous event, featuring music acts from across the region, local art as well food and craft vendors was well attended by both community residents and out of town visitors. SMAF Director Gail Burnard said that roughly a […]

September 29, 2014 ·
The 2014 Seward Music & Arts Festival September 26-28

The 2014 Seward Music & Arts Festival September 26-28

 ARTS – CRAFTS – BEER GARDEN – FINE FOOD – ART SHOW – MURAL SOCIETY PROJECT  MUSIC – MUSIC – MUSIC www.sewardfestival.com Friday SEPTEMBER 26 5-5:45 Snow River String Band 6-6:45 The Cremation of Sam McGee – A Circus Arts Variety Show 7-7:45 Hanna Yoter 8-8:45 Emma Hill 9-9:45 Green Tara & her Handsome gents 10 – 11 Rebel Clef […]

September 26, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Big Fat Buddha

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Big Fat Buddha

Big Fat Buddha found its way in 2010 in Anchorage, Alaska. As music scene veterans, the band attributes their longevity to energetic live shows and a dedicated fanbase – many of whom follow the band’s performances statewide. Big Fat Buddha offers music in flavors to satisfy rock, funk, soul, and even bluegrass aficionados. Dwelling on the “funk rock” vibe, singer/guitarist […]

September 26, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: 907

SMAF Performer Spotlight: 907

The roots of 907 sprouted from distant directions— the South, Midwest and Alaska — and migrated through the rich traditions of folk, soul, rock, country and bluegrass. The point where these paths of Americana converge is where 907 diverges into Alaskana. In Alaska, utility is beauty, form is function and sincerity survives. 907 is the melody of that mentality. See […]

September 26, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Hannah Yoter

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Hannah Yoter

Hannah Yoter is well versed in the language of acoustic music. Growing up in Alaska she began playing guitar at a young age and played in a bluegrass band. After high school she decided to leave Alaska for North Carolina and pursue music even further. In North Carolina she found herself immersed in and inspired by the old time Appalachian […]

September 25, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Tamba Hadzi

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Tamba Hadzi

Tamba Hadzi is an eight-member ensemble from Homer. As active participants in Alaska’s thriving marimba community, they all share a love of the music of Zimbabwe. The traditional and contemporary music of Zimbabwe’s Shona people, as originally taught by Dr. Dumisani Maraire, is the foundation of their repertoire, which also includes original compositions by their various teachers from Washington, California, […]

September 25, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Emma Hill

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Emma Hill

Emma Hill grew up in Alaska, coming from the small village of Sleetmute and later moving into Palmer for high school. In 2006 Hill decided to move to Portland, a thriving music scene, to continue her education and pursue her musical aspirations. In 2007 Hill met Daste and they began their collaboration. Seven busy years, four widely well-reviewed albums, and […]

September 24, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Snow River String Band

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Snow River String Band

  Kick off the 2014 Seward Music & Arts Festival with Seward’s own Snow River String Band. Come see them on Friday, September 26 at 5PM at the Seward Music & Arts Festival.

September 24, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Steve Norwood

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Steve Norwood

Steve Norwood is an original , founding member of the Photonz, from Girdwood, AK. He is currently recording his original songs, as well as performing solo at various places around Southcentral Alaska.His styles range from folk rock to bluegrass, and he is mainly influenced by the likes of Paul Simon , Jerry Garcia and  Neil Young. Hear him play at […]

September 23, 2014 ·
Blackwater Railroad Company to perform September 26 & 27

Blackwater Railroad Company to perform September 26 & 27

Seward’s own Blackwater Railroad Company will be performing at the Yukon Bar on September 26 & 27 beginning at 9PM. Be there! http://blackwaterrailroad.com/ https://www.facebook.com/BlackwaterRailroadCompany http://sewardcitynews.com/2014/08/blackwater-railroad-company-a-band-on-the-rise/

September 23, 2014 ·
SMAF Performer Spotlight: Sophia Street

SMAF Performer Spotlight: Sophia Street

  Sophia Street is a 23 year old musician that hales from Soldotna, Ninilchik and Homer. She got her start by winning a talent show in high school and used that tiny success to motivate and start playing shows around town and then eventually following the music scene to Anchorage, where she has since recorded an EP with Evan Phillips […]

September 22, 2014 ·
Trajectory to perform at Yukon Bar September 19 & 20

Trajectory to perform at Yukon Bar September 19 & 20

Trajectory is an experimental alt-rock band based in Talkeetna, AK. Featuring a former member of Alaskan indie band Reed Lakes and a former member of Portland Oregon’s The We Shared Milk and By Rail, Trajectory aims to make accessible, yet unique indie/90’s alt rock and add to the blossoming Alaskan music scene. See them perform September 19 & 20 beginning at 9PM […]

September 16, 2014 ·
Anchorage Community Concert Band with Seward Community Band perform September 13

Anchorage Community Concert Band with Seward Community Band perform September 13

September 12, 2014 ·
Ezza Rose to perform at Seward Brewing Company September 17

Ezza Rose to perform at Seward Brewing Company September 17

On September 17, join your friends at Seward Brewing Company to enjoy a night of great music.  Starting the show will be Blackwater Railroad Company beginning at 8:30PM with Ezza Rose beginning her peformance at 9:30PM. Tickets are $12 at the door. For more information: www.sewardbrewery.comwww.ezzarose.comwww.blackwaterrailroad.comwww.monolithagency.com  

September 11, 2014 ·
Kickoff Reunion Tour for Crime Face Nelson  September 12 & 13

Kickoff Reunion Tour for Crime Face Nelson September 12 & 13

Crime Face Nelson will be performing at the Yukon Bar beginning at 9PM on September 12 & 13.  Featured will be Alaskan musicians Orion Donicht, Kevin Worrell, Jason Lessrad, with special guest cameo from Metis Riley. See them live this weekend!

September 9, 2014 ·
Chicken Liquor performs in Seward this weekend, September 6 & 7

Chicken Liquor performs in Seward this weekend, September 6 & 7

Hailing from Los Angeles, Chicken Liquor, a band based on friendship and good old-time music, is coming to Seward. See them at the Yukon Bar on September 6 beginning at 9PM or at the Rez Art on September 7 at 7PM. To learn more about Chicken Liquor and to get a little taste of their music beforehand, visit their website athttp://www.chickenliquor.net/ […]

September 4, 2014 ·
Sugar Mountain Post-Wrap Party Wednesday, September 3rd!

Sugar Mountain Post-Wrap Party Wednesday, September 3rd!

Guess who’s back in town! Sugar Mountain, a film by Yellowbrick Films, shot a full length feature in early spring 2014.  This Wednesday, the director and several of the cast and crew are back in town filming a few more scenes and will be throwing a Post-Wrap Party at Tony’s Bar on Wednesday, September 3rd starting at 9pm. Come say […]

September 2, 2014 ·
The Diva of Delirium to perform at the Yukon Bar September 5

The Diva of Delirium to perform at the Yukon Bar September 5

Come see Lulu Small, the First Lady of Entertainment in Alaska at the Yukon Bar on September 5 beginning at 9PM.  Lulu Small has been a favorite comedy/musical act in Alaska and internationally for over three decades. “LuLu’s powerful and entrancing 5-octave vocal range, combined with her larger-than-life musical talent, endless energy, uncanny wit and subtle humor, add to an entertaining evening […]

September 2, 2014 ·
Deep Chatham to perform at the Yukon August 31

Deep Chatham to perform at the Yukon August 31

  “Deep Chatham was formed by guitarist Julian Sikes and upright bassist Jeff Loops. Ferociously talented songwriters, the duo crafted a heavy handful of original songs characterized by driving rhythms, intricate harmonies, and haunting melodies. They immediately took their act on the road and began a relentless schedule of playing…music festivals, clubs, barrooms, and street corners from the deep south […]

August 29, 2014 ·
The Eternal Cowboys to perform at the Yukon August 29 & 30

The Eternal Cowboys to perform at the Yukon August 29 & 30

The Eternal Cowboys will be performing at the Yukon Bar on August 29 & 30. Performances begin at 9PM. Coming from Anchorage, The Eternal Cowboys consider themselves a Country/Western/Punk/Dirty South/Hip-Hop/Ethnic Authentic/Blues/Rock band. For more information, please visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/EternalCowboys

August 27, 2014 ·

Stumblebum Brass Band to perform at the Yukon Bar August 24

The Stumblebum Brass Band will perform at the Yukon Bar on Sunday, August 24, at 9PM. For more information about the band, please visit: http://stumblebumbrassband.com/about.html https://www.facebook.com/StumblebumBrassBand

August 22, 2014 ·