Folk, reggae, soul music and more are included in the slate of headliners for this summer’s Southeast Alaska State Fair. The most well-known artist is singer-songwriter Martin Sexton. He’ll be joined by the Denali Cooks, John Brown’s Body, the Bad Tenants, Christy Hays, Satsang and Wet City Rockers. KHNS’s Emily Files talked to Fair Director Jessica Edwards to learn more about the 2016 headliners.
Martin Sexton. (Courtesy artist)
John Brown’s Body
John Brown’s Body. (Courtesy Artist)
The Bad Tenants
The Bad Tenants. (Courtesy Artist)
Denali Cooks. (Courtesy artist)
Satsang. (Courtesy artist)
The Christy Hays Band
Christy Hays. (Courtesy Artist)
Wet City Rockers
Wet City Rockers. (Courtesy artist)
Dozens more local and regional acts will play during the four-day festival, which is scheduled for July 28-31. More information at www.seakfair.org.