Stagepass: St. Even

Watch the new video in our Stagepass series, from the Portland art pop band St. Even.

Sean Flinn & The Royal We at OPB

opbmusic | July 09, 2014 3:03 p.m.

Our latest studio session features a set of bright pop songs from the Portland group.

Stagepass: Just Lions

opbmusic | July 07, 2014 3:20 p.m.

Watch new video of Portland band Just Lions, recorded at opbmusic Stagepass in May.

Portland’5 Summer Arts And Music On Main Street 2014 Season Begins

OPB | July 09, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Starting this week, the Portland’5 summer arts and music series gets underway featuring a series of free concerts on Wednesday evenings through August.

One Song: DEAN! - 'Whitest Dove'

OPB | July 08, 2014 7:45 a.m.

Portland husband-and-wife duo Luke and Rachael Price sing one song for OPB's Arts & Life: the nostalgia-laden ballad Whitest Dove live from the Crystal Ballroom in Portland.

Stagepass: Modern Kin

opbmusic | June 24, 2014 11:27 p.m.

Watch video of the band's performance and interview for opbmusic Stagepass.

Katie Herzig at OPB

opbmusic | May 19, 2014 8:47 a.m.

Nashville singer-songwriter Katie Herzig plays songs from her new album, Walk Through Walls.

A Rhythm That Has Waltzed Away With Hearts

NPR | June 18, 2014 5:38 a.m.

Swaying triple time has besotted dancers and musicians alike around the globe.

New Mix: The Rentals, Perfume Genius, The Bots, Zammuto

NPR | July 22, 2014 8:04 a.m.

On this week's show, a premiere from the The Rentals, and new music from Perfume Genius and more!

Song Premiere: Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate), 'A Keepsake'

NPR | July 22, 2014 7:03 a.m.

Braid's Bob Nanna sings a verse in this lilting emo song from the long-running duo.

Hamilton Leithauser: Tiny Desk Concert

NPR | July 21, 2014 11:39 a.m.

In this three-song set, the Walkmen singer demonstrates that he's lost none of his vocal power.

Unlocking The Eclectic: A Conversation With Shabazz Palaces' Ishmael Butler

NPR | July 20, 2014 5:09 p.m.

The leader of Shabazz Palaces says his process is instinctive, non-linear and cryptic — even to him.

A Guitar Hero Draws His Own Sketches Of Spain

NPR | July 20, 2014 9:08 a.m.

For classical star Milos, two composers epitomize the 20th-century journey of his instrument.

Rainbow In The Dark: Jenny Lewis On Staring Down Sadness

NPR | July 19, 2014 3:22 p.m.

Lewis wrote her sunny new album, The Voyager, in the shadow of death and separation.

Marisa Anderson: Tiny Desk Concert

NPR | July 19, 2014 8:56 a.m.

The guitarist kicks up some dirt with a Rev. Gary Davis deconstruction and a Stratocaster hoedown.

Viking's Choice: Sleep, 'The Clarity'

NPR | July 18, 2014 10:58 a.m.

The band describes "The Clarity" as a "lyrical follow-up to a lifetime of marijuana enjoyment."

Treasure Hunt: Discoveries From The Latin Alternative Music Conference

NPR | July 18, 2014 9:14 a.m.

Hear some of the best up-and-comers Alt.Latino found at this year's event, including Danay Suarez.

At 2014's Newport Folk Festival, 5 Discoveries To Stretch Folk's Limits

NPR | July 18, 2014 5:27 a.m.

From Anais Mitchell to the one-man band Reignwolf, download five songs from this year's festival.

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