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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 “Sounds of PDX with Cloudlines”

It was such fun to have singer-songwriter, Hayley Lynn on Sounds of PDX. We talked about Hayley’s musical influences – and working with Portland producer, Kyle Devine. Kyle and Hayley recently released a 12 track LP called Bring Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with Hayley Lynn”

About a month after releasing his latest LP, Jacob Westfall joined me on the program. During the show we listened to some of Jacob’s biggest influences including John Mayer, Bon Iver, Brandi Carlile and more.  Our listeners got to hear … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with Jacob Westfall”

On this episode of the show I spoke with Michael Jonas of Rational Unicorn Legal Services LLC. As my listeners know I like to dive into all angles of the music business so here was my chance to pick … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with Michael Jonas of Rational Unicorn Legal Services LLC”

On the heals of releasing his new single Retrograde Now, recording artist LEO ISLO joined me on the show. During the broadcast LEO ISLO shared some of his influences including SG Lewis, Toro y Moi, Jai Paul, and more. … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with LEO ISLO”

A month before the release of their Train LP, Green Mountain Guild stopped by the station to talk about the new album and their plans for 2019. The band was kind enough to give our listeners an early listen to … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with Green Mountain Guild”

Last week I had the opportunity to speak with one of my favorite singer-songwriters, William Fitzsimmons. He is currently on tour supporting his latest LP, Mission Bell which is a heartfelt and sonically brilliant record. This Wednesday night William … Continue Reading “Interview with William Fitzsimmons”

As the federal government shutdown continues, many federal workers continue to work without pay. On Thursday January 17, 2019, PRP’s Gretchen Kilby decided to interview local community organizer, Beth Crane to find out what she is doing to help federal … Continue Reading “Interview with Beth Crane”

Once in a blue moon a new song comes along that stops you in your tracks. Such was the case last week when we stumbled upon Color Palette’s new “Sunburn” single on Twitter.

It’s one of two tracks the Washington … Continue Reading “Color Palette’s new “Sunburn” hits all the right notes”

Recording artists Grey Fiction join us on this episode of the show to talk about the bands influences, creative process, and their LP “On Your Way to Earth & Back“.

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On this episode of the show we had Holidae House in studio to celebrate the release of their “Fire and Ember” EP with special guests, Forty Feet Tall.

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In today’s DIY indie music scene artists are finding themselves taking over more of their own business responsibilities than ever. Between writing, recording, releasing content, and planning gigs, musicians often don’t have the bandwidth or know how to execute an … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX with Nate Sirotta of Impulse Artists”

When I first met recording artist Bo Baskoro I quickly realized that we had the same passion for pop music and its many sub-genres. Having been a huge fan of Bo’s music before we met I was excited to find … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX: Pop Music with Bo Baskoro”

I had the opportunity to welcome Ashley Kervabon, founder of Women Crush Music back to the program to talk to us about the Future Boss Ladies of Music Showcase which featured two up and coming recording artists, JoJo Scott and … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX: Future Boss Ladies”

One year ago today a voice from the rock music community fell silent.

Statistics do not look like anything special in black and white, but this new notation was extraordinarily special to the music world. On May 18, 2017, Chris Continue Reading “Chris Cornell: Grace & Fury”

It was an honor and a pleasure to welcome Brian Hall of TENTS into the Portland Radio Project studio last week. Brian dropped in on Subculture and introduced our listeners to a couple of tunes from the bands debut LP … Continue Reading “Drop-in Session with Brian Hall of TENTS”

A few years back I was listening to mostly Brit Rock bands for their trademark ambient and anthemic sound. This is why I was so pleased to discover Holidae House, a PDX  group that echoed all these same qualities. … Continue Reading “Sounds of PDX featuring Holidae House”

About three weeks before the release of the Salvatore EPrecording artist Salvatore Manalo joined me for a broadcast that featured his influences, new recordings, and a live performance.

Salvatore’s music is a genuine singer-songwriter approach to Blues and … Continue Reading “Salvatore Manalo on Sounds of PDX”

About a month after releasing Willow BabyTara Velarde joined me to talk about her creative process, new single, and played a few live songs for our listeners. In the first hour of the show we listened to Tara’s … Continue Reading “Tara Velarde on Sounds of PDX”

Chase Atlantic stopped by the Portland Radio Project studio and did what they do best…won our hearts with their soulful sound and gracious charm.

The band is currently touring with Warner Bros. label mates Lights and DCF, stopping in … Continue Reading “Chase Atlantic on Portland Radio Project”