Alaska!

Alaska! is an indie rock trio from the United States. The band was formed in San Francisco by Russell Pollard (formerly of Sebadoh and later of the Folk Implosion), Imaad Wasif (also later of Folk Implosion), with Lesley Ishino (formerly of the Red Aunts) later joining as drummer.

Discography

The band released their debut album, Emotions, in 2003, and a second, Rescue Through Tomahawk in 2005.

  • Emotions (B-Girl Records, February, 2003)
  • Happiness 2004
  • Rescue Through Tomahawk (Altitude Records, 2005)
  • "Kiss You" (Single) (Altitude Records, 2005)
  • References

    Further reading

  • "Creative Alaska! One Heck of an Icebreaker." Pioneer Press. (subscription required)
  • Gold in Alaska! - Page 1 - Music - Dallas - Dallas Observer

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    BP exits Alaska and sets its sights on going high-tech

    Business Day 30 Aug 2019
    While the entire world of energy has been upended by surging production out of America’s shale rock, the geology is nothing like the iconic Prudhoe Bay field in Alaska, which still forms the bulk of the company’s output there after its discovery in the 1960s....
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    Artifacts suggest Pacific entry for first Americans

    TVNZ 30 Aug 2019
    The discovery also points to Japan as a possible origin or influence for the migration, said study leader Loren Davis of Oregon State University ... The traditional narrative is that the peopling of the Americas began after a migration crossed a now-submerged land bridge called Beringia that used to extend from Siberia to Alaska....
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    Artifacts suggest Pacific entry for 1st Americans

    Rutland Herald 30 Aug 2019
    The discovery also points to Japan as a possible origin or influence for the migration, said study leader Loren Davis of Oregon State University ... The traditional narrative is that the peopling of the Americas began after a migration crossed a now-submerged land bridge called Beringia that used to extend from Siberia to Alaska....
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    Idaho artifacts suggest Pacific entry for first Americans

    Asahi News 30 Aug 2019
    The discovery also points to Japan as a possible origin or influence for the migration, said study leader Loren Davis of Oregon State University ... The traditional narrative is that the peopling of the Americas began after a migration crossed a now-submerged land bridge called Beringia that used to extend from Siberia to Alaska....
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    Artifacts Add To Growing Body Of Evidence That First Migrants To The Americas Arrived Earlier Than Thought

    IFL Science 30 Aug 2019
    The Bering Strait hypothesis postulates that the first migrants arrived in America circa 13,000 years ago after warmer temps melted the region's glaciers, opening up an inland corridor and allowing humans from Russia's northeastern tip to head east to Alaska ... Various discoveries, ......
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    BP sells all Alaska holdings to Hilcorp Energy for $5.6B

    Arkansas Online 28 Aug 2019
    BP PLC agreed to sell its entire business in Alaska to closely held Hilcorp Energy Co ... Alaska's oil output has slumped from its heyday in the late 1980s as discoveries dried up and major producers sought easier-to-produce crude elsewhere, most recently from shale rock in Texas ... Alaska "is one of the world's most mature oil-producing areas."....
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    New Season of ‘Bering Sea Gold’ on Discovery September 17

    Broadcasting & Cable 27 Aug 2019
    Season eight of Bering Sea Gold kicks off on Discovery Sept ... Set in Nome, Alaska, the series depicts the summer gold-mining season heating up, and the minors developing new tactics ... For Discovery Channel, executive producer is John Slaughter. Discovery is distributed to over 88 million U.S....
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    Discovery’s ‘Bering Sea Gold’ Season 8 Gets Premiere Date, Promo – and Vernon Adkison’s Return (Exclusive)

    The Wrap 27 Aug 2019
    Discovery has set the premiere date for Season 8 of its hit underwater treasure-hunting series, “Bering Sea Gold.” The popular cable channel has also put together a first-look promo for the fall run — err, float — which includes the return of Vernon Adkison on his custom-built “Gold Ship.”....
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    BP exits Alaska after 60 years in $5.6bn Hilcorp Energy sale

    Business Day 27 Aug 2019
    Alaska’s oil output has slumped from its heyday in the late 1980s as discoveries dried up and major producers sought easier-to-produce crude elsewhere, most recently from shale rock in Texas ... It includes the stake in the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System which has been running below capacity for years as oil production in the state has declined....
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    BP leaves Alaska after 60 years in $5.6 billion sale to Houston-based Hilcorp

    The Dallas Morning News 27 Aug 2019
    BP Plc agreed to sell its entire business in Alaska to closely held Hilcorp Energy Co ... Alaska's oil output has slumped from its heyday in the late 1980s as discoveries dried up and major producers sought easier-to-produce crude elsewhere, most recently from shale rock in Texas....
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    Shane Lambert House

    Nevada Appeal 27 Aug 2019
    Shane Lambert House April 15, 1972 ~ August 7, 2019 ... As a young adult, Shane traveled extensively with his parents from the Pacific to the Atlantic, getting to see icebergs up close in Alaska, the Space Shuttle Discovery launch at the Kennedy Space Center, and the colors of Fall in Great Barrington, Massachusetts ... The family would like to thank Dr ... ....
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    Cold War sailor’s message in a bottle found 50 years later

    Metro UK 19 Aug 2019
    The message was sent in 1969 (Picture. AP/Tyler Ivanoff) ... Tyler Ivanoff, from Alaska, was looking for firewood when he found the unusual discovery ... ‘My kids were pretty excited ... Ivanoff shared his discovery on Facebook where Russian speakers translated the message to be a greeting from a Cold War Russian sailor dated June 20, 1969. Advertisement ... ....
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    Russian sailor's 1969 message in a bottle washes up in Alaska

    BBC News 18 Aug 2019
    An Alaska man's hunt for firewood ended with the discovery of a different kind after he came across a 50-year-old message in a ......
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