Live In-Studio

Local artists and Touring bands join us Live On-Air at KNBA

Live In-Studio: Liz Vice on KNBA

May 1, 2017
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation

KNBA recently welcomed special in-studio guest Liz Vice to talk about her music.  The vocalist shared her inspiring life story, as well as related this trip to Alaska was living out her dream to travel here.  While in the 49th state, she got to hike in snow, during which even saw a bear, in between performances in Anchorage and Palmer.  Given that it's her first trip here, that's a lucky break, and at KNBA we're all hoping she comes back! 

KNBA Live-In-Studio: Clinton Fearon on Morning Line

Apr 6, 2017
Catherine Fearon

Reggae artist Clinton Fearon returns to Alaska, and as eard on KNBA's Morning Line, he's been coming on tour here for years.  Fearon created the Boogie Brown Band with other Seattle-based musicians after starting a solo career there in the 1990's.  

Fearon's love of music and sharing spirit is as evident today as it was when he last came to KNBA in 2008.

Alaska Tour dates this spring and summer include tonight's, April the 6th, Boogie Brown Band performance at the Bear Tooth, and several performances this summer as the Clinton Fearon Acoustic Trio: 

Live In-Studio: Cidny Bullens and Wendy Waldman

Mar 30, 2017
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation

KNBA welcomed most of the musical group the Refugees, Cidny Bullens and Wendy Waldman to the Morning Line program today, 

The duo will play at Latitude 62 in Talkeetna on the March 31st, 

Sydney Laurence Theatre in Anchorage April 1,

The Hope Social Club hangs out at KNBA sharing stories about how the band takes it all one song at a time. It's the stories of Alaskan nights, weekends and summer adventure... your stories! The band celebrates their first studio album with a party Saturday night at the 49th State Brewery (March 25, 2017). 

Good Time Travelers


Portland Cello Project returned to Alaska and joined Danny Preston on Morning Line Thursday March 9, 2017!

Signature Sounds Recordings

Friday February 24, 2017, singer songwriter Peter Mulvey stopped by KNBA as he prepared for a couple weekend concerts.  The songwriter talked about his recording relationship developed in Alaska with Ani DiFranco years ago and shared the stories behind his approach to writing and performing. On tour in Alaska with Peter are Heather Maloney and Anna Tivel. Anna joins in on the Live In-Studio session with Peter and host Danny Preston. The artists are in Alaska through Whistling Swan Productions. Thanks Mike!

Not exactly Live In-Studio...  On Friday February 10, 2017 Morning Line host Danny Preston called up Willie Nile to chat with him about his weekend performances in Alaska.  Willie has toured across the U.S. with The Who and has sung with Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. His live performances are legendary.” His album “Streets Of New York” was hailed as “a platter for the ages” by Uncut. BBC Radio called “The Innocent Ones”

More live music from the KNBA studio's as the big city of Anchorage takes on the sounds of Sassafras! They embrace their Los Anchorage foundation, while cooking up the kind of rock music even your Grandmama can’t stop grooving on.  The band has tight harmonies that are unforced and guitars that drive a groove you just gotta ride. Find the band on Facebook and encourage them to keep booking gigs to with a fresh sound for our local music scene! 

Live In-Studio: SHEL

Feb 3, 2017

Sarah, Hannah, Eva and Liza... SHEL... Returned to the KNBA studios for another Live In-Studio session! Find out about their love of Amos Lee, the dangers of making video's on Turnagain Arm and some great live in-studio music... all done on only two microphones! The band is in town once again for the Rhythm Heals Concert, a gynecologic cancer awareness event and a fundraiser for Let Every Woman Know - Alaska. This concert is part of the 5th annual Gynecologic Cancer Awareness & Arts of Healing Weekend in Anchorage.