James Temte’s latest exhibit

Dec 15, 2016

KNBA's Frank Chythlook recently visited with artist James Temte about an upcoming show. James Temte’s latest exhibit is called “Finding Na-Måhta’sóoma (My Shadow)” and opened at the Alaska Humanities Forum (151 E. 1st Ave., Door 15) Friday, December 9.

The Bear Tooth presents the July First-Tap featuring Nahko and Medicine for the People. The show is Thursday July 2nd, 2015 at the Bear Tooth Theater Pub. Doors open at 8pm.

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KNBA Welcomes Samantha Crain!

May 18, 2015

Fresh off her tour with Buffy Sainte-Marie, Choctaw singer and songwriter Samantha Crain will be performing at the Tap Root. The set will include songs off of her third album, Kid Face, which was recorded and mixed in just nine days! The performance will be on June 13th at 7pm, ages 21+.

KNBA Presents Portugal. The Man!

May 1, 2015
Loren Dixon & Jonathan Lang

The KNBA Crew had a bit of Fur Rendezvous fun again this year! Creating another Snow Sculpture representing the station where Music Matters... Check out the slide show of before and after photo's plus pictures from our snow sculptures in past years. Thanks Rondy!


Thank you for all the great songs submitted to KNBA!  We look forward to showcasing music and Native voices on KNBA.


  KNBA supports the annual Anchorage Folk Festival January 15th through the 25th! Get involved with the Main Stage Performances, Workshops, Dances and Jams that are all part of the annual event that brings the largest gathering of local artists together in Anchorage!

Welcome the special headlining artists

·       The California Honeydrops

·       Cajun Country Revival

Year End membership Campaign Luxury Ski Weekend SWEEPSTAKES


Prize Description:

  • $1,112 total prize value
  • Two nights stay in the Junior Suite at the beautiful Hotel Alyeska in Girdwood ($712 value, holidays and other black-out dates apply)
  • 4 lift tickets (two days of skiing for 2) ($400 value)
  • $100 gift card for meals

Official Rules:

·         No membership necessary to enter.

  Rebecca Stinson-Lane is a KNBA Member and winner of our Alyeska Luxury Weekend!  Thank you for being a part of KNBA's End of Year Fundraising! Alyeska Luxury Ski Weekend includes Two Nights at an Alyeska Resort Suite, 4 Lift Tickets and Meals. Enjoy your weekend!

Thank you for your year-end  gift to KNBA for another year of music discovery!


Are you interested in supporting Koahnic Broadcast Corporation & KNBA programing?  Donate to 2015 Alaska Native Art Auction here:

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