Fresh Spins with Jen Em DJ hat

Beautiful Music Lover!

Yesterday’s show was sooo chill and so wonderful. I super dug it. And I super enjoyed talking to all the Beautiful Music Lovers on the Talk Board!

Did you know when you say something nice about the … Continue Reading

As if we needed any more proof that music is going places it has never gone before, here comes MEUTE, a German marching band playing techno! Yes, you read it right – techno.

The ensemble of eleven musicians from … Continue Reading

Jen Em at PRP Studios, Zidell Yards

Beautiful Music Lover!

We’re in the new studio at Zidell Yards and man, it is GREAT! I super love our new home. And the music that has been rolling outta there … well, we’re the most musically diverse station in … Continue Reading

Iceland’s Indie pop-rock Of Monsters and Men (OMAM) delivered a stunning performance Friday before a full house in Troutdale.

Promoting new album “Fever Dream,” the five-member band played at McMenamins Edgefield. An impeccable setlist was nicely divided between old and … Continue Reading

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The new station is coming together, and live shows will be back on the air soon! I cannot wait to play all the new music I have been collecting and curating over the past couple of weeks as we transitioned … Continue Reading

Possibly the most overlooked album this year comes not from a singular artist or band, but by way of a soundtrack.

Released last spring, the film “Echo of the Canyon” shined a spotlight on the mid-sixties Laurel Canyon, California, music … Continue Reading

Oh, Beautiful Music Lover!

We have such an excellent time together on my show, don’t we?
Just enjoying the music, sharing the love, chilling our way through a Friday morning…

It has truly been an amazing journey. I am so … Continue Reading

Fresh Spins with Jen Em

Beautiful Music Lover!

It’s Fresh Spins’ 100th Episode, and your very own Jen Em will be hosting a super long stretch of tasty music just for you!

Expect artists like:

HOMESHAKE
Frida
Von Sell
Ravyn Lenae
The Avalanches
Pixx
Pool … Continue Reading

Talented British synth pop band Bastille returned with their new “Doom Days” last month, and it’s a keeper.

It’s a concept album of sorts, says frontman Dan Smith. All of its tracks explore the theme of going out … Continue Reading

Two years after their “Who’s Gonna Save Us Now” debut EP, Australian alt-rockers Crystal Cities return this month with a full studio album.

Under the Cold Light of the Moon” shows great promise for the 4-member Indie-pop-rock group … Continue Reading

Portland artists Korgy & Bass, as well as their friend and collaborator Cyrus Nabipoor stopped by PRP studio to chat with Jenna D and Asia Wagner about their new album Remote and the upcoming show at the Mississippi Studios.… Continue Reading

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Portland artist Jame talks about his work and upcoming concerts during this recording of his recent June 7, 2019 Drop-In Session with Portland Radio Project DJ, Jen Em.

Sharing wonderful ideas about supporting the LGBTQ+ community both consciously and … Continue Reading

The Silver Snails are a band on a mission: to open hearts by creating the world’s finest pop rock.

Comprised of lead singer Lucas Ward and his wife Elisa Fantini, the pair are gifted at fashioning contemporary pop rock. Based … Continue Reading

Ace blues musician Hamish Anderson is a very busy guy these days.

Last year, he was named one of Total Guitar’s Top 10 New Guitarists. 

And, this year – having just finished his new, superb “Out of My Head” release Continue Reading

Holiday Breath Records founder Ezekiel Rudick joined PRP host Veronica Bisesti on Subculture this week to talk all things Bummer Pop Fest 2019 – a festival that embraces those moments when you just need a good cry.

10 Pacific Northwest … Continue Reading

Nothing stops Louis Pain in debuting to the world jazz organ instrumentals at their finest. Not even a major heart attack! Just a mere 12 days after suffering a massive heart attack, Louis, and his beautiful wife Tracy, joined Veronica … Continue Reading

“Fresh Vibe,” PRP’s new daytime programming, rolled out last fall, bringing listeners the latest in local and global indie music. With strong foundation from Jen Em, the host of “Fresh Spins with Jen Em,” our team set out to … Continue Reading

There’s always that next band, artist or musician with talent aplenty just waiting to be discovered by we, the music lovers of the world.

Who are the most promising acts, and which artists have the staying power to make the … Continue Reading

Last week on the show I got to hang out with the Portland based electronic synth pop duo, Cloudlines. We spent the evening playing their influences and talking to them about their creative process. Some of the band’s influences … Continue Reading

Just days before releasing her new single Yes Means Yes, recording artist Hannah DiMo joined me on the program. In the first hour we listened to Hannah’s influences as she shared some insight into her writing process. Listeners were … Continue Reading