With a new album, BOOM STOMP KING, out on July 17th, and a stop in between Salmonfest and a performance in Anchorage, the Strangled Darlings will be performing in Seward on August 1 & 2. The Portland based duo has been compared to David Byrne and Tom Waits performing as a folk duo, but may listeners say they hear similarities with Modest […]
Press Release – John Craigie, the nomadic singer-songwriter who has spent the past decade continuously touring the U.S., will be returning to Resurrect Art on Tuesday July 28th. This will be his 3rd time gracing the stage of this lovely venue. A singer, songwriter and storyteller, he stays true to the essence of folk music, and the traditions of the […]
The Hannah Yoter Band will perform at the Resurrect Art Coffee House on July 18 beginning at 7PM. For more information, please visit Hannah Yoter’s website at http://www.hannahyoter.com/
Mark your calendar now for an evening of virtuoso acoustic guitar! Master fingerstyle guitarist Peppino D’Agostino will be in Seward for an evening show at 7 pm August 28 at the K.M Rae Building. Peppino D’Agostino emerged on the musical scene in the late 1980’s and helped redefine the boundaries of the acoustic guitar. His virtuosic technique, penchant for open […]
By Heidi Zemach for SCN – The heart of downtown Seward has been filled with 55 excited, energetic youngsters learning and playing bluegrass music and square dancing for the fifth straight summer this week, July 6-10th. Children between 5 and 16 attended the Seward Bluegrass Camp For Kids, run by Kate Hamre, a talented bluegrass musician and elementary schoolteacher from […]
Bands Around Town What’s “Busking?” It’s a colorful term for playing music on the street for money. This Thursday, July 9th, between 3-4 pm, the Seward Bluegrass Camp for Kids participants will be showcasing their band’s talents throughout downtown Seward. Come see their nine bands sing and play, and throw a few dollars their way. The money will go toward […]
J Wagner is a songwriter from Austin,Texas who spends the majority of his time writing songs and the performing throughout the U.S. and abroad to perform them. Raised in the deserts of New Mexico and a frequent performer in that area, Wagner often draws his lyrics from this desert landscape. His song “If I Go, I’m Goin, has been covered by the country […]
WEDNESDAY July 8th 7 pm at the Resurrect Art Coffee House Adults $10 Seniors and kids $5 Bringing real depth and formidable talent, this group draws influences from all the greats–from Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs to modern groups like Uncle Earl and Crooked Still. The Railsplitters are nothing if not enthusiastically bluegrass and contagiously so, with rapid tempos, […]
For more information about Ukulele Russ, please visit his website at http://www.ukuleleruss.com/.
Gary ‘Alaska’ Sloan along with his guitarist friend, Jim Lasiter, will perform at 9:30pm on June 21 for Father’s Day at the Yukon Bar. To learn more about Gary ‘Alaska’ Sloan, visit the Delta Boogie website: http://deltaboogie.com/deltamusicians/sloang/ Demo disc: not for sale. Donations accepted for manufacturing costs. Gary “Alaska” Sloan: lead vocal, harmonica, guitar on 12 1) 2/1966 Outlaws LTD […]
10 String Symphony (2 five-string fiddles) Saturday June 13th at 7 p.m. Resurrect Art Coffee House $10 at the door 10 String Symphony is a duo that evokes a bygone gathering–a pair of performers who would be at home playing at a barnyard dance celebrating a successful harvest. Both are five-string fiddle players that have taken that fundamental expression and […]
Growing up in Alaska, the Animal Eyes guys spent many dark hours holed up inside, so maybe it’s only natural that they recently disappeared into their basement to spend the winter building a home studio and recording themselves making weird noises and exploring their own kind of rock and roll. Now they’re coming out of hibernation, and they’ve brought a […]
The Road To Vans Warped Tour concert is coming back to Anchorage, Alaska on June 17, 2015 so mark your calendars! The show will be in Sullivan Arena parking lot. Tickets are on sale now at all Ticketmaster Outlets and online at http://bit.ly/1H82PBX. Tickets are $40 till May1st, $49 May 1st till June 16th, day of the show $59. National Bands […]
“The Dirty Hands” live at Resurrect Art Coffee House Sunday May 24th at 7:00 p.m. $10 at the door The Dirty Hands describe themselves as “displaced Georgians, mostly” adding that their sound is influenced by “yesterday and days before it.” To the layman, however, The Dirty Hands could easily be lumped in the Alt-Country genre whilst teetering on a Tom Waitsian abyss. […]
Seward residents Katy Larkin, Tyson Davis, Andy Zamarripa, Noah Hull Diamond and Isaac London, known affectionately as Blackwater Railroad Company, are set to undertake their first state-wide tour in support of the new album, Sound of Home. The new album was a labor of love featuring ten original songs like the band’s first single: Kids at Play. You can listen […]
Join “Alaska’s Favorite Cheechako” for a fun afternoon of acoustic music at Resurrect Art Coffee House, starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 9. Hurricane Dave’s specialty is quirky original music about living in Alaska, but you never know when he’ll lapse into oldies mode and play some classic rock, country, folk or blues. Rez Art is at the corner of […]
Seward Music & Arts Festival Press Release – Seward, AK – April 9, 2015 – The Seward Music and Arts Festival is thrilled to announce another musical extravaganza in the fall of 2015, with musicians and performers from all over the state along with artisan booths and food vendors. The festival theme is “CIRCUS” and begins this year on Friday, […]
Join the Alaska SeaLife Center for the first ever SeaLife Summer Festival and Summer of Sharks Grand Opening Celebration! The Center will be hosting daytime activities on the ASLC plaza and adjoining property, featuring free live music and arts and crafts vendors. Our ticketed fundraising event starts at 6:30 pm with a Sustainable Seafood Appetizer Showdown, exclusive access to the new exhibit, meet-and-greet […]
Conway Seavey in concert Sunday April 12th 4-6 p.m. Resurrect Art Coffee House Gallery Free (donation jar) Please join us for some live entertainment, delicious baked goodies, hot coffee and tea! Rain or shine!
Trajectory will perform this weekend, March 27 & 28, beginning at 9PM at the Yukon Bar. For more information about this band, please visit https://www.facebook.com/trajectoryband.
Seward Bluegrass Camp For Kids returns this summer, beginning the Monday after the July 4th weekend. It runs July 6-10th at Seward Lutheran Church, and Seward Methodist Church. There are two camps, depending on age, featuring a full week of bluegrass music instruction, plus a little art and dance for kids age 5 who have completed Kindergarten through age 16. […]