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

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
2. … Continue Reading

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! Here is the playlist from Sunday, August 9th:

“Just for a Day (Sunday)” by TM Juke
“Post Requisite” by Flying Lotus
“Free – Marley Carroll Remix” by Koresma and … 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

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:

  1. “The Rhyme Goes On” by Poets
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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:

  1. “All Day” by Knowmadic
  2. “Alone” by Model Man
  3. “Band
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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

Thanks for tuning in to another episode of Beat Side! We dove deep into trip-hop, the musical style by which I came to appreciate electronic music. I love the the dark, moody, haunting feel that trip-hop offers. Always a great … 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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Thank you to all who tuned in and joined me for my first show back after an extended break.

Here is the playlist from tonight:

  1. “Reprise – T. Hemingway Remix” by Gold Panda, T. Hemingway
  2. “Making Sense” by Lil Silva
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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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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

 

Thank you to everyone who tuned for another encore episode of Beat | Side last night. It was a very special one – my first time on the air, and I got to share it with Jenna D!

I … Continue Reading

Thank you for tuning in for another encore of Beat | Side !

I am airing on the safe side and staying home for the next few weeks, but I want the beats to go on, so we are re-airing … Continue Reading

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

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

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