Naomi Sparrow and Rob Stroup leave no doubt that everything they do in their separate and together lives has an incredible depth of meaning. And we are the beneficiaries of their passion for writing and creating music.

 

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New Music from Eyelids! No stranger to the music scene, Chris Slusarenko of Eyelids, came into the Portland Radio Project Studio for an *eye-opening* Drop-In Session!

 

The Total ‘Chemistry Band’ Presents or

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Django Soulo and Tommy Alexander visited The Bus Stop last week to chat with PRP host Heather Hanson and share new music. Look out for Django Soulo’s new self-titled album out May 5th and listen to the Drop-In Session at … Continue Reading

Portland musician and songwriter Kendall Core treated listeners to live performances of three new songs from her upcoming EP “Crazy Dog” on PRP’s The Bus Stop this past Wednesday afternoon. She talked candidly with host Heather Hanson about her musical … Continue Reading

Fresh off the Treefort Music Fest leg of their tour, which included three performances at the annual Boise music festival many bands hit after making the trek to SXSW, all four members of Oakland based Everyone Is Dirty paid … Continue Reading

Seven-time San Diego Music Award nominee Gayle Skidmore has written over 2000 songs since she began songwriting at the age of 8. Classically trained on the piano from the age of 4, Gayle Skidmore also plays at least 20 other … Continue Reading

Over many years of cultivating a personal style with fiddle, guitar, voice and as songwriter, side player and with her own band, emerges Bones Will Last, Kathryn’s fourth full-length album.

 

CONSIDERING THE BONES OF LIFE

 

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Sean O’Neill had the hot seat this past Wednesday on The Bus Stop with PRP host Heather Hanson. Sean played two songs live in studio and opened up to listeners about his artistic rituals, why commitments are essential to sanity, … Continue Reading

After a series of truly buslife events including a Treefort Music Fest butt picture and an accidental text message, The Fame Riot ended up in Portland Radio Project’s studio this past Wednesday for an interview with Heather Hanson on The … Continue Reading

Christian Hurd and David Frederickson from the Portland band Leading Psychics paid a visit to The Bus Stop on Wednesday March 8th to chat with host Heather Hanson. Although the conversation centered around music, at times the dialogue took a … Continue Reading

Kory proves to us that music has the power to offer understanding and even hope with his newest release, Black Gold Blues. Fully charged with political issues we are facing today. It’s time.

 

KORY QUINN AND THE QUINTESSENTIALS

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The Portland Playlist welcomed back Ill Lucid Onset to the studio Wednesday to listen to some of their influences and recorded tracks from their new album, “Trixie Studio Sessions.” Singer-Songwriter Ryan Aiello, started Ill Lucid Onset to bring a fresh … Continue Reading

Fans of Local Music Rejoice! The second MOGO Music Festival, a carefully and collaboratively curated music festival, blows up 11 different Portland venues March 3rd & 4th. PRP took the MOGO line up and dug through our archives to put … Continue Reading

The Portland Playlist welcomed The Colin Trio, a trio of Virginia transplants, to the studio Wednesday night. Fronted by Colin Hogan, they’re a little bit jazz, a little bit blues, and a whole lot of Southern soul. While Continue Reading

PRP Drop-In Session - Cedar Teeth

On this special Drop-In Session, three members of the local band Cedar Teeth joined DJ Jen Em to talk about their summer 2017 E.P. release Farewell to Green Mountain and their show at the Doug Fir Lounge February 17. Listen … Continue Reading

Due to one of January’s storms, The Portland Playlist had to reschedule Maurice and The Stiff Sisters and are so happy it worked out for we would have missed meeting this fantastic local band. Fronted by Maurice Spencer, “The Stiff … Continue Reading

The Portland Playlist welcomed a band of brothers, Mexican Gunfight, to the studio for a night of conversation, influences, and original music. Mexican Gunfight is a rock band of “blues grit, country lyricism, the soulfulness of gospel, a rare … Continue Reading

Melville lead vocalist, Ryan T Jacobs, has been offering up a special Valentine’s show for a while now. They call it “Under the Covers”. Ryan joined up with Saturday Joe to lay out the story and play some music.

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The Portland Playlist welcomed a merry band of music makers to the studio for a night of psychedelic sounds from the 60’s to today’s which encompassed Blues, Rock, and yes, some of that Psychedelia. Joining us in the studio were … Continue Reading

Musicians go through many identities, changes, upheavals, both in lineups and hopes for that moment to take them to the …..top? Jon Koonce, a long time Portland artist, shares his rich history, and why music keeps on happening in his … Continue Reading