Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Photos: Khu.eex of Seattle performs at Centennial Hall

Funk-rock band with Alaska Native roots rocks Juneau.

Khu.eex’ of Seattle performs at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.

Read more about the band here.

Photos by Michael Penn | Juneau Empire


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Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Preston Singletary plays the bass with Khu.eex’ as they perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Preston Singletary plays the bass with Khu.eex’ as they perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Khu.eex’ members Tim Kennedy, left, and Gene Tagaban perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Khu.eex’ members Tim Kennedy, left, and Gene Tagaban perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle and Chris Talley perform an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Rosita Worl, president of the Sealaska Heritage Institute, celebrates the perfomance of Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle, right, and Chris Talley as an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Rosita Worl, president of the Sealaska Heritage Institute, celebrates the perfomance of Hip Hop duo of Arias “A.J.” Hoyle, right, and Chris Talley as an opening act before Khu.eex’ performance at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Members of Khu.eex’ perform at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

An audience member dances to Khu.eex’ at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

An audience member dances to Khu.eex’ at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Audience members stand to a prayer song performed by Khu.eex’ at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Audience members stand to a prayer song performed by Khu.eex’ at Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

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