Classic rockers Kansas and several others announce Alaska State Fair shows

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ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Alaska State Fair will have another showcase of musical talent this summer, after it announced four more performers playing the main stage.

Classic rockers Kansas will play August 25, Dropkick Murphys will play August 30, Cole Swindell will play August 31 and Elle King is scheduled to wrap up the concert series on September 2.

Kansas is an American classic rock band with hits like "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind," and Dropkick Murphys are a Celtic punk band famous for hit single "Tessie."

These artists will join four other acts previously announced to be playing the Alaska State Fair: Shinedown, Dustin Lynch, Home Free, and Tower of Power Band.

Tickets won't go on sale until next week on Friday, April 26th. The bands will be playing live at the ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre.