More Articles by Alyeska Resort

Beyond Bluegrass

It’s easy to imagine the Punch Brothers as a rock band. I mean, what’s rock and who cares, but I’m talking about materials: electric guitars and digital distortion and drums, rather than the untreated sounds of mandolin, fiddle, banjo, acoustic guitar and double bass. In rock, though, the last refinement …Read More

July 20th, 2010 in Live Music & Events

Pickin' Strings over Solstice Weekend

Alyeska is getting ramped up for the first annual Fiddlehead Folk Festival! Come help us make this a great success so that we can keep up great folk, country and bluegrass alive and kickin’ in Southcentral. The grounds are looking great, fingers are crossed for some decent weather. The Greencards and Great …Read More

June 18th, 2010 in Live Music & Events

What is Americana?

Great American Taxi decided that on their way from Telluride and on their way to the High Sierra Music Festival, that a stop in Alaska was a must. They are bringing to Southcentral a taste of their uninhibited sound, something they call “Americana”—a swinging concoction of swampy blues, progressive bluegrass, funky …Read More

June 5th, 2010 in Live Music & Events

Rockin' Memorial Weekend

The Eric McFadden Trio isn’t for the faint-hearted. They work hard, play harder and the result is down-to-earth, unforgiving rock music. “A meeting of the devils and angels defines EMT’s sound. At times, their sound mimics elements of Tom Waits’ dreamy, sordid underworld with a harder edge, and at others even …Read More

May 25th, 2010 in Live Music & Events

Thanks for your support

The 33rd Annual Spring Carnival went off amazingly well under bluebird skies and with close to 5000 fans in attendance. We saw the likes of Paul Bunyan, Pippy Longstockings, a Ninja Turtle and the Little Alaskan Mermaid faceplant into 32.5 degree water. Bob & Mark from KWHL provided continuous hilarity as …Read More

April 30th, 2010 in Live Music & Events