Whether you’re on the lookout for music to lift your spirits on into the New Year, or making your holiday gift list, a few of us have been poring over the works of 2016’s finest music-makers to help make things … Continue Reading
Bauer. If their name sounds familiar you’ve likely been hearing them on PRP – they’re in regular rotation on our playlist. Or perhaps you’ve streamed then on Spotify or seen them on Twitter, where they boast some 65,000 followers.
Formed … Continue Reading
Having already released soaring, cosmic alt-rock bangers “Patch Me Up” and “Great Escape,” California-based Indie/pop/rock The Y Axes are returning soon with new album “Umbra.”
An uplifting sound, surprising rhythms and skilled, tight drumming are the hallmark of this fun … Continue Reading
Chicago’s Indie-Rock Fort Frances plays Portland’s White Eagle Saloon this month. Touring in support of their new record “Alio,” the show is sure to be top notch, pleasing fans and growing their followers.
Their second album has much to offer … Continue Reading
Looking for new music that keeps your ears satiated with surprise?
Search no further than Indie rock band Arc Iris’s new multi-textured “Moon Saloon” release.
Budding American rockers The Wild Feathers return with “Lonely is a Lifetime,” their rousing and fruitful second album.
“Lonely” opens with snappy hit single “Overnight.” Its big guitar sound, catchy chorus and belted-out harmonies will hook you.
Rock-romp … Continue Reading
Four years after emerging on rock’s music scene on both sides of the Atlantic, Indie artist Jake Bugg now returns with album three, “On My One.”
British slang for “on my own,” the title track succeeds mightily. It does so … Continue Reading
From London and hoping for a warm welcome from the American rock scene comes 4-member indie band Narrow Plains. Their self-titled recently released album boasts 13 great tracks; Portland Radio Project has already added 2 to our playlist.
The enterprising … Continue Reading
The year’s already half over and it seems like a fitting time to take stock of new music released so far.
We finally had a chance to hear dynamic blues guitarist Ayron Jones and his band perform live at this year’s Waterfront Blues Fest.
The 3-member Ayron Jones and The Way enthralled a continually growing crowd with their incendiary 7-track setlist … Continue Reading
Indie Rock’s stalwart “Band of Horses” is back with what may be their choicest effort yet. “Why Are You O.K.,” their fifth studio album, offers an exceptional collection of melodic tracks sure to boost an already strong fan-following.
The new … Continue Reading
Portland Radio Project added new track “Suckers of the World” by Indie Power Pop Rockers “Highchair Kings” to our playlist this week. This fierce 3-member band from Minneapolis deserve accolades for keeping the spirit of old-fashioned American rock alive within … Continue Reading
American blues icon Bonnie Raitt performed before a packed house Sunday night at Portland’s Keller auditorium, delivering an impeccable 2-hour performance fans will likely recall for years. The stellar performer and 10 Grammy award-winner delivered what her fans come back … Continue Reading
If you’re in the mood for new music that energizes and enthralls, look for Quilt’s new “Plaza.” The third studio album from the 4-member Indie/psych/folk band, their new release shimmers and shines with enough substance to score with both fans … Continue Reading
Canada’s highly popular Half Moon Run kept fans spellbound with with their lovely, lush unique brand of indie rock at Portland’s Doug Fir Lounge Friday night. Playing before a full house, the band performed a stunning setlist of tracks from … Continue Reading
Little May are a band that merits attention for compelling songwriting and serene vocals amid striking arrangements. Their new Indie Rock “For the Company” – their first full-length studio album – succeeds in demonstrating their many talents.
From … Continue Reading
Continuing in the vein of his previous releases, rock singer-songwriter Kurt Vile’s new “B’lieve I’m Goin Down” satisfies with sincere and unpretentious vocals, compelling song arrangements and ponderous, intricate guitar passages.
The sixth studio album for Vile – a founding … Continue Reading
In the market for new music? Lend an ear to London’s Indie-pop band Victory Kicks and their latest release “High Wires.”
Victory Kicks is an even blend of synth-pop and rock – their lead singer John Sibley might sum it … Continue Reading
Tame Impala has been making music since 2007, and while hit singles “Feel Like We Only Go Backwards” and “Elephant” garnered them well-deserved radio airplay, they haven’t exactly been household names in the music industry.
That’s all changing with their … Continue Reading
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