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.


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

  • Latest News for: Discovery alaska


    Baby mammoth found preserved in the Yukon

    Heritage Daily 24 Jun 2022
    The species are among the most studied of any prehistoric animal thanks to other specimens being found frozen in Siberia and Alaska ... Nun cho ga is similar in size to “Lyuba”, a 42,000-year-old calf discovered in Siberia in 2007 and “Effie”, a partial calf found in 1948 at a gold mine in interior Alaska....

    The Last Frontier

    Resource World 14 Jun 2022
    Unfortunately, the odds make successful grassroots exploration rare, and the mavericks who jump through hurdles with the determination of a spawning salmon swimming upstream to chase these rare discoveries are even more scarce ... Alaska is a predictable, Tier 1, mining-friendly jurisdiction; district-scale discovery potential....

    Most Viewed