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A Night of Rock with Land of Talk

Canadian indie band Land of Talk performed at the Doug Fir Lounge on Wednesday, June 28. PRP’s own Don Scheidt recounts the exciting event below:

“It’s been an uphill battle for Land of Talk’s Elizabeth Powell, including the loss Continue Reading

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Onion Music Festival 2017 is coming!

Onion Music Festival 2017!

Head’s up, beautiful music lover: Onion Music Festival is coming!

That’s right, the super rad dudes from Onion the Man are hooking up with a ton of other awesome bands and playing some soul-quenching music … Continue Reading

The Thermals, photo by grimygoods.com
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Your Concert Picks Are Here! (6/29-7/5)

Kris’s pick:

 

Rahim Thornhill

The last Friday of every summer month, June 30th, July 28th, and August 25th, Portland Radio Project presents Dope Shows, Dirt Cheap featuring local musicians at The Day Theater on SE Foster. Local visual … Continue Reading

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And Now a Word from Our Sponsors

We are grateful for our sponsors!

Thanks to new partners Living Room RealtyPremier Mortgage Services, and the Tim Ellis Music Foundation for helping keep local artists on the radio at 99.1 FM in the heart of PDX … Continue Reading

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Those Willows on Sounds of PDX

On this episode of Sounds of PDX I was joined by the Indie Folk band Those Willows. The group was kind enough to drop by the studio just a few days before taking off on tour. During the broadcast … Continue Reading

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Fresh Spins with Jen Em, Episode 19

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Mango Kimono by Ljones

To Get By by Empress Of
Reprise by Grizzly Bear
Honey Bun by Elastic Bond
Dreamit by Totemo
Culture Ghost by Flaural

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PRP Team Concert Picks (6/22-6/28)

Veronica’s pick:

Ziggy Marley is coming to Edgefield

2126 SW Halsey Street, Troutdale
Friday, June 23rd
6:30 pm |$43
All ages welcome!

Teri’s picks:

Chris Margolin & The Dead Bird Collection, Falcon Continue Reading

Rahim Thornhill, photo by Teri Briggs
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PRP Presents: Dope Shows, Dirt Cheap

photo by Heather Hanson

By Kris Von Whatever

After hunkering down in the gray of winter, the sun is finally here! It’s time to get out and check out local music.

Rahim Thornhill

The last Friday of every summer month, … Continue Reading

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Fleet Foxes are back

Fleet Foxes have released “Crack Up,” their first new music in six years.

Known for their iconic Indie sound and abundant folk-rock harmonies, little has been heard from the band recently as frontman Robin Pecknold has been on … Continue Reading

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Drop-In Session with Doug MacLeod

Always time for The Blues to build up our spirits and let music overcome not subject to us to adversity. Saturday Joe brought in the right man for the job. Singer, songwriter and storyteller, Doug MacLeod.

 

 

BREAK THE

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Fresh Spins with Jen Em – Ep 18

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Fresh Spins with Jen Em, Episode 18
Friday, June 2, 2017

A Tune for Jack by Lemon Jelly

Wizard of Meh by Pogo
Xanax by Elohim
Too Continue Reading

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Your PRP Concert Picks! (6/15-6/21)

Veronica’s picks:

LOUD LOVE – CHRIS CORNELL TRIBUTE: Suicide Prevention Benefit Show at Dante’s.

Loud Love @ Dante’s
350 West Burnside, Portland
Saturday, June 17th
9 pm | $8

You can catch Veronica‘s show “subculture” every Continue Reading

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PRP Concert Picks This Week (6/8-6/14)

Jen’s Pick:

Coco Columbia, photo by wweek.com

You know Coco Columbia, the killer, jazz-rooted band which has rightly been the recipient of a whole lot of press and buzz this year, including Willamette Week‘s Best New BandContinue Reading

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Stereo RV on Sounds of PDX

Portland based duo Stereo RV joined me on a recent episode of the show to share their socially conscious, hook-driven music with our listeners. The band has been on the road this spring and summer to support their recently released … Continue Reading

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Nate Wey from Souvenir Driver on The Bus Stop

A few weeks ago, Nate Wey from Souvenir Driver stopped by Portland Radio Project for a Drop-In Session on The Bus Stop with PRP host Heather Hanson. Check out the podcast to hear about their latest album, the self-titled … Continue Reading

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Northwest String Summit Interview and Information

From July 13 – 16 this year, banjo pickers and fiddle enthusiasts will ascend upon Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, Oregon for the  16th annual Northwest String Summit. The bluegrass festival has recently garnered national attention, especially among those interested … Continue Reading

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Fresh Spins with Jen Em, Ep 17

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Fresh Spins with Jen Em, Episode 17
Friday, May 26, 2017

bronto by Wun Two
Morse Code by Men I Trust, featuring Odile & Geoffroy
Electric … Continue Reading
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A Slew of Live Shows – Just for You

This week’s picks!

Jen’s picks:

Scott Pemberton Band is coming to the Doug Fir Lounge to celebrate the release of “Game Tapes, Vol. 1”, a brand new live album from their Spring West Coast Tour! They will have some … Continue Reading

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Thank you from PRP’s Pop-Up Music Fest!

The May 21st PRP Pop Up Music Fest proved a joyful celebration of music and love! Thanks so much to everyone who came our on a beautiful, sunny Sunday afternoon to help keep local musicians on the radio! Special thanks … Continue Reading