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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Kyle Craft, Adia Victoria, Mimicking Birds


Listen to three new songs we're featuring on the opbmusic broadcast this week.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Kyle Craft, Adia Victoria, Mimicking Birds

Listen to three new songs we're featuring on the opbmusic broadcast this week.

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Gaelynn Lea Live At OPB

The winner of the 2016 NPR Tiny Desk Concert Contest stops by our studios to play new songs and chat with OPB's Jerad Walker.

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Win Tickets To Jamila Woods At Holocene

The Chicago artist and poet has a velvety voice in the tradition of Erykah Badu. She plays at Holocene Dec. 4.

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Public Service Broadcasting Digs A Little Deeper On 'Every Valley'

The British rock band, famous for using archival audio to build complex history-themed concept albums, tackles the rise and decline of the Welsh coal industry.

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Aminé: Tiny Desk Concert

The Portland artist with the most mispronounced name in hip-hop puts on an unforgettable performance.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Goat Girl, Sunflower Bean, Pinegrove

Listen to three songs we're featuring on the opbmusic broadcast this week.

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Legendary Portland Musician Fred Cole Dies At 69

Celebrated Portland punk musician Fred Cole, most recently the frontman of the band Pierced Arrows, has died.

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Album Premiere: Far Lands - 'Oh, What An Honor / Oh, What A Drag '

Listen to the debut album from Portlander Andy McFarlane's project, Far Lands.

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The Mynabirds: Tiny Desk Concert

Singer Laura Burhenn is joined by Jessica Lea Mayfield and the Umoja Choir for songs inspired by the political and cultural upheaval of 2016.

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Remembering Charles Bradley, The 'Screaming Eagle Of Soul'

With the late soul artist's birthday this week — Nov. 5 — we revisit his passionate 2011 performance in the OPB studio, playing from the debut album he released at age 63.

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First Listen: Sharon Van Etten, '(it was) because i was in love'

Van Etten's newly reissued 2009 debut captures a sound the singer has since left behind. But it remains radiant, universal and utterly timeless.

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Songs We Love: Johanna Warren, 'Here To Tell'

On the new track from the Portland folk musician's forthcoming album Gemini II, an inter-dimensional being visits a young man in his sleep.

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Ani DiFranco: Tiny Desk Concert

With the help of a backing band that includes Ivan Neville and Jenny Scheinman, the iconic singer-songwriter plays three songs from across her tough and uncompromising career.

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Win Tickets To The Rural Alberta Advantage At Hawthorne Theater

The percussive folk band from Toronto performs Nov. 20 at Portland's Hawthorne Theater. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Alex Lahey, Jim James, Jessica Boudreaux

This week we feature new music from an Australian rocker, a re-imagined Beach Boys classic and solo work from Summer Cannibals' frontwoman.

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Wyclef Jean: Tiny Desk Concert

The hip-hop statesman walked through our doors greeting and charming anyone within arm's reach. Once in front of an audience, he was in attack mode, including a unique rendition of his signature hit.

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Song Premiere: Taylor Kingman - 'My Lover's Bed'

Taylor Kingman destroyed his voice in his last band. Now he's striking out solo with a new sound.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Tune-Yards, They Might Be Giants, Typhoon

This week we feature the latest from Portland-based band Typhoon, an eagerly anticipated track from Tune-Yards and a sweet song from They Might Be Giants.

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The Roots Feat. Bilal: Tiny Desk Concert

Yes, it happened. Black Thought, Questlove and the entire crew packed in behind the Tiny Desk to perform a new song called "It Ain't Fair."

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Video Premiere: Lenore - 'Heavy Eyes'

Watch the (slightly creepy) single shot video for "Heavy Eyes" from Portland's Lenore.

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