See a profile of Ellis on OPB-TV's Art Beat Thursday night. Here's his funky live version of "Definition of High."
R&B's resident provocateur Kelis will release her new album, Food, on April 22.
opbmusic | April 15, 2014 7:10 p.m.
St. Vincent, The War on Drugs, Temples and the new record from Portland's Ages and Ages top our airplay chart.
opbmusic | April 14, 2014 10:10 p.m.
It's a free show Friday night at Mississippi Studios featuring two terrific Portland acts. We're recording, and we're celebrating the launch of our new concert/video series, Stagepass. Doors open at 8; show starts at 9!
NPR | April 14, 2014 6:53 a.m.
The Detroit band spent a chunk of the '70s making vital music that went mostly unheard for decades. Death III helps paint a picture of a group that deserves its new-found place in rock history.
opbmusic | April 10, 2014 9:19 p.m.
The War on Drugs' Lost in the Dream was our most-played record last week along with Future Islands, The Hold Steady, St. Vincent, and Beck.
opbmusic | April 10, 2014 5:42 p.m.
Lost in the Trees plays a set of dreamlike folk-pop songs from their latest release, Past Life.
opbmusic | April 09, 2014 2:03 p.m.
Future Islands Carve Their Initials Into The Doug Fir, at Saturday's night show.
NPR | April 07, 2014 3:10 p.m.
Aimee Mann and Ted Leo find ways to share the spotlight on their charming debut as a duo.
NPR | April 07, 2014 2:37 p.m.
The Afghan Whigs first album in 16 years chronicles Greg Dulli's tug-of-war with evil, as he imagines it.
opbmusic | April 06, 2014 12:25 p.m.
Last fall we featured a series of posts from Portland musician Michael Lewis, about his time teaching music in Kabul, Afghanistan's Rock School. We talked with Lewis recently about his plans to return.
opbmusic | April 02, 2014 1:27 p.m.
Three up-and-coming bands - NO, Reuben and the Dark, The Darcys - are sharing the bill April 6th at Mississippi Studios. Enter for a chance to win tickets!