With relief we leave the commercialism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind, and consider making a gift to organizations that change lives and bring us closer to community. But, what cause to support? With desperation all around, from families … Continue Reading

Portland is making international news again – this time for our abundance of music festivals – and we’re happy to report the Rolling Stone France article, October edition, gave PRP a mention.

In town for Pickathon, the pride and joy … 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

Do you know An American Forrest yet?  He’s a cowboy troubadour out of Enterprise, Oregon.  He recently appeared on Jamie’s NW HonkyTonk Country to perform a couple tunes off his latest album “O Bronder, Donder Yonder?”  and to share stories Continue Reading

Kickoff your holiday with friends, fun, food and music! In partnership with Bridgeliner and Pythian Studios, PRP presents three local bands, delicious snacks, cool swag – your chance to toast the holiday season and support local artists: PRP Holiday Continue Reading

Raoul Peck’s explosive documentary,  I Am Not Your Negro, is based on James Baldwin’s words and writings that still resonate. His niece, Aisha Karefa-Smart, joins in for a conversation.

The Optimism of James Baldwin

 

In the Raoul PeckContinue Reading

Every Brilliant Thing takes over The Ellyn Bye Studio for a compelling in-the-round theatre experience that doesn’t come around very often. It’s uniquely told story.  It’s unique in its use of audience engaged and woven into the very fabric and … Continue Reading

The Slants dropped by Subculture to talk about their recent Supreme Court victory, their musical evolution and to regale our listeners with a live acoustic performance.

Don’t let the polo shirts fool you….these guys fought for eight years to trademark … Continue Reading

The happy and well-adjusted beyond fairness ex-Patriate from Paris, France also shared with us his upcoming highlights for the Bastille Day Show at the Fremont Theater, Friday, July 14.
Here’s the info on Bastille Day
Bastille Day Celebration with the
Continue Reading

Last season’s sold-out hit The Pianist of Willesden Lane is back for a limited premier engagement! This show closes June 30th! A must- see! Revisit our interview with Mona Golabek for the thrilling artistry at the piano and the backstory … Continue Reading

Always time for The Blues to build up our spirits and let music overcome not subject to us to adversity. Saturday Joe brought in the right man for the job. Singer, songwriter and storyteller, Doug MacLeod.

 

 

BREAK THE

Continue Reading

Our pleasure to welcome Beaumont Jazz as we previewed their upcoming show.

 

 

BRING ON THE JAZZ

 

 

 

 

Please follow and like us:
error

Friday June 2, join us in a moment of silence.

Trying to explain the explainable. It’s becoming more common today.

Bombs going off in foreign lands, earthquakes and landslides in others. But nothing hits home more than what happened at … Continue Reading

Blues music promoter Cherie Robbins and Cascade Blues Association’s president Greg Slim Lively Johnson sat in with Saturday Joe for a special two-hour Blues segment ahead of a busy summer of festivals and shows. Be in the know!

 

 … Continue Reading

Portland’s piano legend, Tom Grant, joined PRP’s Rebecca Webb and Michele Van Kleef in the studio for a drop-in session to share his new cd, Sipping Beauty. It’s Grant’s second album targeting the New Age market, but his 29th … Continue Reading

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.

 

WHERE DO

Continue Reading
Luke Neill Sounds of PDX Listening Party

Luke Neill‘s show Sounds of PDX brings music-focused interviews with Portland musicians to the airwaves each week on Tuesday nights. Now, musician, music producer, songwriter and PRP volunteer Luke Neill adds Sounds of PDX Listening Party to Portland Radio Continue Reading

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

image1 2
With members who collectively have shared stage … Continue Reading

Food & Drink, Prizes, Silent Auction and LIVE MUSIC

by Jim Newman & Jen Emerson

Last summer, when PRP rocked the city with Secret Shows at Block 17, Mbrascatu & Goldfoot, amongst others, rocked the PRP stage with energetic and … Continue Reading

Got the health care blues? Portland’s original Boogie Cat Norman Sylvester does too. So again this year, he’s helping organize the HEALTH CARE FOR ALL OREGON fundraiser with music, dancing, and food April 22, 2017.

Norman will join Portland Radio … Continue Reading