About us

Dreamy guitars changing into warm distortion by Thijs, extensive bass riffs with a deep sound performed by Frank, a tight drum by Wiebe and a unique voice from Alex that come together to form a whole.

Smoking Alaska knows how to create a good atmosphere with their huge variety from soft melancholic songs to hard alternative rock. The foursome, who describes their music as indie/alternative rock, has been active as a band for over 5 years.

In the beginning of 2015, they went to the studio to record their debut-EP ‘Waiting For Response’, which has been released in March 2015. In march 2017 they released their first videoclip for their single ‘Into Motion’.

In 2018 they went back to studio to record new music. In May they released two new singles named ‘Allegory of the Cave’, followed by ‘Through the Blue’ which includes a music video.

In 2019 the band released their latest EP called ‘Bring Me Back A Souvenir’ which features the singles ‘Allegory of the Cave’ followed by ‘Through the Blue’. The EP was launched with a release show in Luxor Live in Arnhem.