Related Information for Built Like Alaska Built Like Alaska is an indie rock band from Oakdale, California, USA. Signing with Grandaddy's Sweat of the Alps label, they released their d├ębut full-length, Hopalong, in 2003. They attracted the attention of a larger indie label, Future Farmer, who released album number two, Autumnland, and re-released Hopalong, both in 2005. Also in 2005, the band provided the score for Scott Coffey's film Ellie Parker. The band is writing songs for album number three, which will be record.. read more