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Win Tickets to the 'Songs We Love Live' event Monday


Bob Boilen, our own Jerad Walker, and Tiny Desk Contest winner Gaelynn Lea are among the panelists in a lively conversation about songs we love, Monday at Doug Fir Lounge.

Listen To The New Fruit Bats Record


Tuneful and triumphant, the band's record Absolute Loser marks release from a period of grief.

Margaret Glaspy: Live at OPB


Watch the 27 year-old singer play a gritty set from her upcoming debut album, Emotions and Math.

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First Listen: Corinne Bailey Rae, 'The Heart Speaks In Whispers'

NPR | May 05, 2016

Rae's fleshed-out jams and jazz-informed ballads examine the subtle trajectories emotions can take.

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Win Tickets to the 'Songs We Love Live' event Monday

opbmusic | May 5, 2016 1:49 p.m.

Bob Boilen, our own Jerad Walker, and Tiny Desk Contest winner Gaelynn Lea are among the panelists in a lively conversation about songs we love, Monday at Doug Fir Lounge.

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First Listen: Corinne Bailey Rae, 'The Heart Speaks In Whispers'

NPR | May 5, 2016 7:59 a.m.

Rae's fleshed-out jams and jazz-informed ballads examine the subtle trajectories emotions can take.

Music

Listen To The New Fruit Bats Record

opbmusic | May 4, 2016 7:17 p.m.

Tuneful and triumphant, the band's record Absolute Loser marks release from a period of grief.

Music | Sessions

Margaret Glaspy: Live at OPB

opbmusic | May 4, 2016 4:10 p.m.

Watch the 27 year-old singer play a gritty set from her upcoming debut album, Emotions and Math.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 25-May 1

opbmusic | May 3, 2016 3:18 p.m.

Masterpiece by Big Thief is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

Arts | Music

NPR Music's Songs We Love Live in Portland

opbmusic | May 2, 2016 11:38 a.m.

NPR Music and opbmusic present a special Songs We Love Live event at Doug Fir Lounge on May 9th in Portland. Find out how you can reserve free tickets here!

Arts | Music | Sessions

Fruition: Live at OPB

opbmusic | April 29, 2016 1:14 p.m.

Portland band Fruition plays songs from their new album, Labor of Love

Arts | Music

opbmusic's Weekend Fix: Woods, Lucy Dacus, and A Giant Dog

opbmusic | April 28, 2016 9 p.m.

Listen to new sounds from the broadcast at opbmusic.

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First Listen: Seratones, 'Get Gone'

NPR | April 28, 2016 4 a.m.

Blues, classic rock and gospel come together with concision, force and a punk-rock heart.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 18-24

opbmusic | April 26, 2016 9 a.m.

Are You Serious? by Andrew Bird is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

Music | Sessions

Radiation City: Live at OPB

opbmusic | April 25, 2016 3 p.m.

Watch the band play swirling, technicolor songs from their new album Synesthetica

Arts | Music

Long Play: Prince and The Revolution - Purple Rain

opbmusic | April 21, 2016 11:45 a.m.

Legendary pop musician Prince passed away this week at the age of 57. We're celebrating his legacy by playing selections from his landmark 1984 album Purple Rain throughout the broadcast at opbmusic all day - Friday, April 22.

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Pickathon Woods Stage: Kevin Morby

opbmusic | April 19, 2016 7:45 a.m.

Kevin Morby performs “Motors Runnin’” which features his Dylan-esque drawl and jangly guitar hooks.

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Hibou Live at OPB

opbmusic | April 18, 2016 3:51 p.m.

The Seattle band plays perfectly sunny, hook-laden songs from their self-titled debut album.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 11-17

opbmusic | April 18, 2016 11 a.m.

Are You Serious? by Andrew Bird is the most-played album on the opbmusic broadcast.

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opbmusic's Weekend Fix: case/lang/veirs, Divers, and Esme Patterson

opbmusic | April 15, 2016 7 a.m.

Listen to new sounds from the broadcast at opbmusic.

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First Listen: Wire, 'Nocturnal Koreans'

NPR | April 14, 2016 4 a.m.

A brilliant, experimental new album by the always unpredictable band.

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opbmusic Airplay Chart, April 4-10

opbmusic | April 11, 2016 2 p.m.

Secrets by Deep Sea Diver and A Man Alive by Thao & The Get Down Stay Down are the most-played albums on the opbmusic broadcast.

Music | Sessions

Big Thief Live at OPB

opbmusic | April 11, 2016 11 a.m.

The Brooklyn-based rock band perform an entertaining set of beautifully off-kilter songs from their debut album Masterpiece.

Portland's AU Returns With Sprawling Choral Project

opbmusic | April 8, 2016 11:45 a.m.

Luke Wyland restarts his indie pop outfit with the help of the 155-strong Camas High School choir.

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