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...Bands are getting fired up again! Caribou Band Members have started rehearsing, and the new K-Beach Beginning Band is forming and should be playing their...instruments soon. Looks like a great new crop of band students! Please check out this year's...

News | Schools
Soldotna Senior Center activies for September.

...10: Thursday-Hospice presentation on services 12:15-1:15pmSep 12: Saturday-Fall Roundup with Spur Highway Spankers band and prime rib dinner at 5:30pm. Advance tickets on sale at the Center for $25.Sep 26: Saturday-No-Host dinner Acapulco...

What's Happening

...call Joe Rizzo at 394-1159. Entertainment ? The Vagabond Inn on Kalifornsky Beach Road has live music with the Robb Justice Band Friday at 9 p.m. and Saturday at 10 p.m. ? Veronica's in Old town Kenai has open mic from 6-9 p.m. Thursday...

Arts & Entertainment
Grateful Dead members, John Mayer band up for Dead & Company

...Bill Kreutzmann and Bob Weir have joined with Mayer to form the band Dead & Company. They will perform Oct. 31 at New York's Madison...Company. A press release said he will "continue to perform in his band Phil and Friends."Tickets for the Halloween show will go on...

Arts & Entertainment
Kenai Peninsula fair promises down home fun

...fourth season of The Sing-Off is head lining at the first paid-for concert Friday and Saturday evening, McGinnis said. The band just made their debut at the Grand Ole Opry and have partnered with major players like Kenny Rogers and The Oak Ridge Boys...

Downtown Vegas performers concerned with bid to rein them in

...accommodate performances. Zenon Obuchowsky, or rocker Paul Stanley by night, said there wouldn't be enough room for his KISS band of impersonators in a six-foot circle. Others said the zones might force them next to scantily clad performers or aggressive...

Arts & Entertainment
Radiohead's Thom Yorke writes moody music for Broadway play

...Stick Fly").Yorke has cemented his place in rock's pantheon as an inventive progressive with such albums as "Pablo Honey," ''The Bends," ''OK Computer," ''Kid A" and "Amnesiac." He's also formed the band Atoms For Peace.

Arts & Entertainment
Salmonfest casts a wider net

...staples such as the unofficial "house band" Great American Taxi, will pair with...festival staff has dubbed them the house band, the Lower 48's Great American Taxi...protect resources," Staehly said. The band "always just about getting people to dance...

From the Mayor: In Soldotna, progress continues

...organizations and more of a festival. For the first big parade, Zell Wright apparently got Ted Stevens to send the Air Force band to lead the parade. This was the great community gathering for the year because everybody knew everybody.The community has...

Birch Ridge Golf Report: Great events approach at course

...challenging lately, but the upcoming forecast looks like we'll have some great golfing opportunities in early August. Our merry band of grass aficionados have the golf course in great condition. As miniature duffers say, "The greens are cherry!" Come check...



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