Our past Bearfest performers:

2010 - Pearl Django

2011 - Pear Django and Greta Matassa

2012 -  Tuck and Patti

2013 -  Pearl Django,  Krista Herring

2014 -  The Accomplices

2015 -  Todd Grebe and Cold Country

​2016 - The Accomplices 

​2017 - Sahnas Brothers

    For more information visit the official Accomplices web page at  http://www.theaccomplicesband.com/the-accomplices

    Alaska Bearfest


    ​Matt Koerner was raised by his parents Mike and Patti Koerner and grew up in Tustin, California with his sister Emilee.  He moved to Nashville, Tennessee in January of 2014 to pursue his music dreams.  He has released two EP's (Self-titled and "Welcome To The Doghouse"), and is currently writing and recording his first full length album.  He has opened for the likes of Luke Combs, Dwight Yoakam and is currently touring the United States.  

    He's not new to Wrangell Alaska. After his first visit with his family Heidi and Clay, he was welcomed back as long as he brought his music with.  Playing to packed houses in town, he graciously accepted an invitation to preform at BearFest and to provide a jam session to help local musicians expand their art.  More information at www.mattkoernermusic.com

    ​Matt and his band will preform Friday July 27, 2018   7PM at the Nolan Center and Saturday July 28, 2018   8PM at the Totem Bar.  They will also be available for a jam session Saturday at 11:00 AM at the Nolan Center.  

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