As a guest of Reed College's student-curated Art Week, musician and artist Amenta Abioto is set to take the stage at Heavy Women, a concert featuring performers currently active in Portland underground music.
KMHD | March 03, 2014 1:41 p.m.
An interview with drummer and saxophonist, Chris Brown.
opbmusic | March 03, 2014 11:41 p.m.
The London-based quartet plays songs from their latest album, Glow & Behold, in our studio.
OPB | March 01, 2014 10:36 a.m.
Sallie Ford is ready to step out with an all-female band and new material produced by Chris Funk. She gives us some hints about the group's sound.
OPB | Feb. 28, 2014 7:45 a.m.
Dave Allen wants to help create a new, more robust music industry, and he thinks it is possible through new streaming service Beats Music.
OPB | Feb. 28, 2014 6 a.m.
The Northwest Horn Orchestra is preparing works by Bach, Schumann, Kurt Weil, the Beatles, and Queen.
NPR | March 07, 2014 11:22 a.m.
Hear an interview with the Puerto Rican musician, plus new music by Ana Tijoux and La Santa Cecilia.
NPR | March 07, 2014 5:57 a.m.
Hear the instrument that spent 50 years under a bed and then sold for $16 million.
NPR | March 06, 2014 12:41 p.m.
The outspoken guitarist from doom metal duo Jucifer on women in hard rock and life on the road.
NPR | March 06, 2014 12:25 p.m.
You'd think that anyone who says they don't love music is a philistine or a poser. But researchers say that a small number of people appear to lack the brain circuitry to get pleasure from music.
NPR | March 06, 2014 7:14 a.m.
Some farmers have long sworn by mellow tunes to boost Bessie's milk production. The science is hardly conclusive. But a study hints at what might top the barnyard playlist. (Psst: They liked R.E.M.)
NPR | March 06, 2014 5:06 a.m.
Is SXSW just for industry pros and rich music fans? Or can someone on a budget make it worthwhile?
NPR | March 05, 2014 6:17 a.m.
Perhacs released one album in 1970 that failed to find an audience — or so she thought.
NPR | March 04, 2014 2:44 p.m.
In Brazil, samba isn't just the music of Carnival. Samba de rota is an act of cultural resistance.
NPR | March 04, 2014 9:59 a.m.
The composer's experimental operas for TV completely rethought the genre for a new generation.
NPR | March 03, 2014 9:58 a.m.
Mead hooks the listener, eager to show us the bleak side of what seemed like a bright scenario.