The Oregon Historical Society hosts Brave in the Attempt, a traveling exhibit featuring 50 years of Special Olympics Oregon memories and mementos with an open house on Saturday, May 21 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

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Michael Allen Harrison’s iconic benefit concert returns to downtown Portland, raising funds for music education.

In a city known for its inspiring creativity, Michael Allen Harrison’s Ten Grands concert is part of the soul of Portland. The multi-piano performance … Continue Reading

 Meet DJ Ray Gill Jr., host of Rudeboy Radio and general station station “helper-outer.” Ray recently celebrated the one year anniversary of the start of his show and volunteer journey with PRP.

When he’s not captivating his audience with Continue Reading

Join nationally renowned podcast Horror Movie Talk as they introduce classic horror movies, new and old, at KIGGINS’ CULT OF HORROR on the fourth Friday of each month (March-June) taking place at the Kiggins Theatre on Main Street in Vancouver.… Continue Reading

Monday nights are looking up here at PRP…

PDX Pop Now! Radio is hitting the Portland Radio Project airwaves every Monday night at 7pm.  The fun begins March 21.

The show will feature a diverse and eclectic collection of tunes … Continue Reading

She’s Speaking – LIVE celebrates women’s voices with eight songwriters November 7 at Alberta Rose Theatre.

We’re proud to say, Portland Radio Project got the chance to speak with the founders of this project – Kristen Grainger, Beth WoodContinue Reading

Petit Dejeuner Club, PRP’s latest curated show addition, will be available for your listening pleasure on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 10 am.

Host of the show Brooke Carlson will introduce listeners to a breakfast blend of music from around … Continue Reading

LEAP is an arm of MusicPortland, the grassroots trade association and advocacy group working to make Portland a better place to work in music. The acronym stands for Leadership, Equity and Advocacy Project and the mission stands for inclusion … Continue Reading

NEW SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT!

Bridge City #BAM: Exploring music by, and inspired by, Black American Artists. Airing every Sunday 2pm Pacific. Hosted by Cyrus Nabipoor.

In examining the history of American music one finds it has always, by and large, Continue Reading

Portland Radio Project was among more than 600 Oregon arts and culture organizations, from museums to fairgrounds, to be awarded the Coronavirus Relief Fund Cultural Support (CRFCS) Wednesday, September 23, 2020.

Stemming from the CARES Act, approved by Congress … Continue Reading

~Support for Culture Hub PDX comes from Beneficial State Bank, building prosperity in communities through beneficial banking services~

Join us this Sunday, July 19th at 4 PM for another episode of Culture Hub PDX, the latest addition 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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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

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

 

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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