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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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There’s no question about it, it’s gotta be tough being a talented musician these days. Especially so if enduring a creative slump during a pandemic becomes part of the picture.

Also, ahem. Have you tried being a music writer? Not … Continue Reading

April 2, 2020 Playlist

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!

Here is the playlist for … Continue Reading

At Portland Radio Project, we’ve had hundreds of Drop-In-Sessions with musicians performing live in-studio mini-concerts – and folks love them!

But now, with social distancing and stay-home mandates, we’re offering something brand new: a special platform for musicians’ videos: Video … Continue Reading

Jeremy Wilson, a Portland musician and a founder of the Jeremy Wilson Foundation (JWF) Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund is rallying the local community to aid with the financial and medical burdens that the outbreak of COVID-19 is bringing on music … Continue Reading

If you’re listening to Portland Radio Project these days, you’re already familiar with up and coming Indie-pop singer-songwriter Dylan Dunlap.

His new single “If that’s Alright,” released late last year, is on our playlist.

It’s about learning to Continue Reading

We take music so much for granted. It’s always been with us, through the ages. We gravitate to so many different genres, some more favored than others, sure! Here’s a group that has touched in on so many different vibes, … Continue Reading

Explore the bounty of live performances that our city has to offer with our monthly, personalized recommendations from our Air and Music Teams. 

 

From Inessa Anderson – Music Director

Saint Motel – an American indie pop band from Los Angeles, … Continue Reading

Is the newest album by indie pop band The Hugs one of Portland’s best kept secrets?

Released just last year, many could argue “Love You to Death” is deserving of better notoriety – especially outside of their Portland Continue Reading

Explore the bounty of live performances that our city has to offer with our monthly, personalized recommendations from our Air and Music Teams.

 

From Inessa Anderson – Music Director

Queensrÿche – Here’s a chance to step out of your … Continue Reading