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Video Premiere: Moon By You - Effigies

opbmusic | April 22, 2015 7:58 p.m.

opbmusic is proud to premiere the video for "Effigies" from Portland's only psychedelic doo-wop band Moon By You.

Music | Sessions

Live Video: Holiday Friends

opbmusic | April 1, 2015 12:15 p.m.

Watch a performance from the Astoria, Oregon-based pop-rock band.


opbmusic Sessions: Time-lapse Video

opbmusic | Feb. 24, 2015 11:24 a.m.

opbmusic presents dozens of in-studio sessions every year, but viewers only see a fraction of the work involved in these often complicated productions. Check out this time-lapse video for an inside look.

Arts | Music

Video Premiere: Old Wave - Indigo

opbmusic | Feb. 11, 2015 midnight

opbmusic is proud to premiere the video for Indigo, the latest single from Portland's Old Wave.


New Video from The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser

opbmusic | Feb. 25, 2014 1:48 p.m.

Crooning former frontman for The Walkmen, Hamilton Leithauser releases a new song and video, "Alexandra."


New Video: AgesandAges' "Divisionary (Do the Right Thing)"

opbmusic | Jan. 16, 2014 10:01 a.m.

The Portland septet's new video offers a glimpse into the world of grade-school bullying, replete with hawks and doves and notions of revenge.


New Video: Aan's "Somewhere's Sunshine"

OPB | Jan. 7, 2014 5:24 p.m.

Aan's unlikely new video for "Somewhere's Sunshine" finds them deep in the land of Wayne (John) and Eastwood (Clint).


Aan's Debut Coming on Party Damage

opbmusic | Dec. 6, 2013 1:02 a.m.

The long road to Amor Ad Nauseum finally has an endpoint: Aan's full-length debut arrives February 4th via upstart Portland label Party Damage.


New Video: Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks' "Lariat"

opbmusic | Nov. 29, 2013 3:26 a.m.

Among the first songs we've heard from Malk's upcoming Wig Out at Jagbags, "Lariat" comes from the same place he brought us restrained pop nuggets like "Tigers" and "Gardenia."


New Video: Wild Ones' "From Nothing"

opbmusic | Nov. 14, 2013 11:56 a.m.

The Portland band teams with director Judah Switzer for a visual piece that's simple and beautiful, not unlike the song itself. Also: filmed in a ghost town. Let's watch...


Win Tickets to See the New Stone Roses Documentary

opbmusic | Nov. 12, 2013 6:01 p.m.

Made of Stone, the new Stone Roses documentary from director Shane Meadows, comes to Portland for one night this Sunday at the Hollywood Theater. Here's your chance to catch the next best thing to seeing the iconic Manchester band live.


Hear New Broken Bells

opbmusic | Nov. 6, 2013 4:48 p.m.

Danger Mouse and James Mercer's unlikely pairing returns with After the Disco in January, the sophomore follow-up to 2010's self-titled debut. Hear the record's first single, "Holding on for Life."


Portland Covers The Beach Boys

opbmusic | Oct. 30, 2013 6:02 p.m.

With November nigh and weeks of annual gray skies in store, Tender Loving Empire serves up a dozen Stumptown takes on SoCal surf and sand. Radiation City, Typhoon and Dave Depper are among those bringing the vitamin D-- have a listen.


James Blake Wins Mercury Prize

opbmusic | Oct. 30, 2013 5:33 p.m.

The soulful singer whose music has been called "fractured R&B" takes home the annual prize for the UK's "best" album for his sophomore release, Overgrown. He plays the Roseland Nov. 21st.


Tonight: Janelle Monae

opbmusic | Oct. 29, 2013 12:07 p.m.

The stylish and dynamic artist returns to Portland and the Roseland Theater tonight fresh off of performances on Saturday Night Live this past weekend. Needless to say, you shouldn't miss her-- here's the video evidence.


Pecknold Covers Pearl Jam

opbmusic | Oct. 23, 2013 11:46 a.m.

Not by his lonesome, but fronting a super trio that also included Grizzly Bear's Daniel Rossen and Portland's own Neal Morgan, Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold delivered a fairly scorching version of "Corduroy" on Fallon.


TOPE in Radioland

opbmusic | Oct. 18, 2013 10:30 a.m.

The Portland MC stays busy, following up this summer's Trouble Man EP with the first episode in a behind the scenes video series he's calling Trouble Vision. First up: radio!


New Video: Shy Girls' "Still Not Falling"

opbmusic | Oct. 10, 2013 11:21 a.m.

Dan Vidmar's neo-R&B act returns with a new EP later this month. Here's the sultry first single cast in black and white by director Chris Cantino. Plus, hear tow bonus remixes!


Here Comes Sharon Jones!

opbmusic | Oct. 9, 2013 3:57 p.m.

The dynamite soul diva plots a return for early 2014 following cancer treatments this past summer. Hear the first single from the upcoming Give the People What They Want.


Download: Blitzen Trapper's "Shine On"

opbmusic | Sept. 26, 2013 5:29 p.m.

Grab the catchy, gospel-informed number from the Portland heroes' upcoming VII, out next week on Vagrant, and listen to frontman Eric Earley talk about the song.

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