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First Listen: Juana Molina, 'Halo'

NPR | April 26, 2017 9 p.m.

On the Argentine singer's new album, she's reached a zen place where the very texture of a tone becomes its own language.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 17 - 23

opbmusic | April 26, 2017 12:56 p.m.

In Mind by Real Estate is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

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Kelli Schaefer Live At OPB

opbmusic | April 26, 2017 12:53 p.m.

Watch an in-studio performance from one of Portland's most captivating singers.

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opbmusic’s Monday Mix: Beach Fossils, Charly Bliss, Husky

opbmusic | April 24, 2017 4:08 p.m.

Listen to three new songs hitting the airwaves this week on our broadcast.

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Laura Marling in Portland Thursday

opbmusic | April 24, 2017 10:24 a.m.

We revisit a 2012 solo session with English folk singer Laura Marling, who plays the Wonder Ballroom in Portland Thursday night.

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alt-J: Tiny Desk Concert

NPR | April 24, 2017 6:01 a.m.

I have a self-imposed rule for Tiny Desk Concerts: No artist can visit twice unless there's something wholly different about what they're doing. alt-J was happy to oblige.

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First Listen: Willie Nelson, 'God's Problem Child'

NPR | April 20, 2017 5:17 a.m.

At 84 years young, the Red Headed Stranger still has it. Stream 'God's Problem Child' in its entirety before its release on April 28.

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Come to a Studio Session with Point Juncture, WA

opbmusic | April 19, 2017 3:32 p.m.

We'll host the band in our studio Thursday April 27th at 4pm. Get tickets to attend.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 10 - 16

opbmusic | April 19, 2017 10:41 a.m.

Everybody Works by Jay Som is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

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Pickathon Woods Stage: Protomartyr

opbmusic | April 18, 2017 7:45 a.m.

Watch the band's powerful performance last summer at Pickathon

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opbmusic’s Monday Mix: Big Thief, Broken Social Scene, Dan Auerbach

opbmusic | April 17, 2017 1 p.m.

Listen to three new songs hitting the airwaves this week on our broadcast.

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Chicano Batman: Tiny Desk Concert

NPR | April 17, 2017 10:11 a.m.

Chicano Batman comes with a sound that perfectly captures dark lounges, quinceñera dances, car shows and backyard parties.

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Agnes Obel: Wonder Ballroom Soundcheck

opbmusic | April 13, 2017 11 a.m.

The Berlin-based artist plays from her atmospheric record Citizen of Glass, at soundcheck before a recent Portland performance.

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First Listen: Overcoats, 'Young'

NPR | April 13, 2017 4:44 a.m.

Care and tenderness are integral to this minimal and memorable album, one of Bob Boilen's favorites of 2017.

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Song Premiere - Sam Densmore - 'Up All Night'

opbmusic | April 12, 2017 1:30 p.m.

Listen to a warm and wistful song from the veteran Portland songwriter's forthcoming release, Open Marriage.

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Win Tickets to San Fermin

opbmusic | April 11, 2017 5:03 p.m.

The Brooklyn band returns to Portland for a show at Doug Fir Lounge April 22nd.

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The Full Elliott Smith Program

opbmusic | April 11, 2017 2:36 p.m.

We spoke with Slim Moon and Larry Crane about working with Elliott Smith on landmark recording Either/Or, and a group of local musicians covered songs from the record, for a studio audience. Watch the full program here.

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The Tiny Desk Contest Comes to Portland

opbmusic | April 10, 2017 11:30 a.m.

This year's contest winner, Tank and the Bangas, and local acts Lola Buzzkill, Family Mansion, and Haley Heynderickx will perform May 10th in Portland

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 3 - 9

opbmusic | April 10, 2017 10 a.m.

Everybody Works by Jay Som is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

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Sinkane: Tiny Desk Concert

NPR | April 10, 2017 6 a.m.

You can hear a great New York jazz band in the rhythms of Sinkane, but you can also hear the influence of Bob Marley and the hypnotic repetition of Sudanese desert sounds.

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