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Here are the favorite new releases from music and air teams!

From Inessa Anderson, Music Director

AngelHeaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan & T.Rex by various artists

This T.Rex tribute album boasts a star-studded cast of contributors, from U2 … Continue Reading

Thanks for tuning in to The Mixtape! The Mixtape is a show where you are going to hear a great mix of local Portland bands and music from around the world! Tune in every Thursday night from 7pm to 9pm!… Continue Reading

In the mood for new music to help you stay motivated during lockdown?

Here’s a couple new releases that merit your attention.

Glass Animals “Dreamland”

“Dreamland,” the newest from England’s Glass Animals, is making a solid splash in the music … Continue Reading

Thank you for tuning in to another episode of beat |side, where you can hear some of the best in electronic music, including downtempo, trip-hop, lofi, drum’n’bass, nu jazz and more!

Playlist from August 30th:

1. “Wallflower” by Sevdaliza
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Thank you for tuning in to another episode of beat | side, where you can hear the best in electronic music, including downtempo, lo-fi, nu jazz, trip hop, and more.

Here is the playlist from August 16th:

“Lighthouse” by Brock … Continue Reading

With a year as full of disappointments as 2020, music lovers might wisely seek refuge in bright, uplifting pop or raucous rock.

But sometimes, an album built around memories, loss, reflection and storytelling, soothes best.

Taylor Swift’s new ‘folklore’ is … Continue Reading

Thanks for tuning in to another episode of Beat | Side, where you can hear a nicely chilled set of electronica, downtempo, lo-fi, nu-jazz and drum’n’bass.

Here is the latest playlist from July 19th:

“5 AM” by Esbe
“Looking at … Continue Reading

It’s July. Most of us are still holed up indoors, isolated, for the most part, from friends and family. We’ve delayed vacations, been laid off, and some of us are already counting the days until the ball drops in Times … Continue Reading

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Join us this Sunday, July 19th at 4 PM for another episode of Culture Hub PDX, the latest addition Continue Reading

Thanks for tuning in to The Mixtape! The Mixtape is a show where you are going to hear a great mix of local Portland bands and music from around the world! Tune in every Thursday night from 7pm to 9pm!… Continue Reading

Here are new album and or music book recommendations from our Music and Air teams.

 

From Inessa Anderson, Music Director

Run The Jewels RTJ4

Killer Mike, part of the hip-hop duo Run the Jewels and known for his long … Continue Reading

They didn’t have the internet, or even telephones, so it took years for some enslaved African Americans to learn they had been emancipated. Although President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation January 1, 1863, it wasn’t until June 19, 1865 … Continue Reading

Thanks for tuning in last night to another episode of Beat | Side. Technical issues aside, it was a great evening!

Please see the playlist below:

  1. “Cami” by il:lo
  2. “Pollo Sneeps” by Emancipator
  3. “Chimes – Radio Edit” by OTHERLiiNE, George
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Here are some of our music and air teams’ recommendations of the latest album and music book releases.

From Inessa Anderson, Music Director

Mark Lanegan Straight Songs of Sorrow

“This is Lanegan’s second album in just six months.”

 

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Catching up

Yours truly hit the road in January for a memorable night out at The Wonder Ballroom with Canadian Indie Rockers Half Moon Run. A solo trip, as it turned out. My significant other was dreadfully ill with … Continue Reading

Thanks for tuning in to The Mixtape! The Mixtape is a show where you are going to hear a great mix of local Portland bands and music from around the world! Tune in every Thursday night from 7pm to 9pm!… Continue Reading

#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. Even in times of economic crisis, we each have a Continue Reading

So many music venues, so little time.

But with so many clubs struggling to stay afloat right now, what can we – Portland’s live music enthusiasts – do to help?

We couldn’t call each and every music venue in the … Continue Reading

If your music library is in need of inspiration or updating, lend an ear to Andy Shauf’s new “Neon Skyline.”

The Toronto-based singer-songwriter released soft rock “Skyline” in January. It’s scored him rave reviews from Paste, Stereogum, NPR and Pop … Continue Reading

Senator Jeff Merkley joined Portland Radio Project Executive Director Rebecca Webb for a virtual town hall, “Gig Out” to explain available federal aid for independent workers during the pandemic.

“We’ve developed an extensive package of programs to assist (workers and

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