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Enter the 2017 Tiny Desk Contest

opbmusic | Jan. 6, 2017 2:37 p.m.

Unsigned bands can enter a video of themselves performing behind a desk; the winner will play a Tiny Desk concert at NPR and at events around the country.

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Kyle Morton's Quiet New Solo Session

opbmusic | Jan. 4, 2017 3:30 p.m.

Known for cathartic and grandiose music with Portland collective Typhoon, Morton plays from his beautifully intimate new solo record in our studio.

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Win Tickets To See The Fruit Bats At Portland's Revolution Hall

opbmusic | Dec. 28, 2016 11:23 a.m.

Eric D. Johnson's band plays a hometown show at Revolution Hall January 14th. Enter for a chance to get a pair of tickets!

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Shy Girls, Horse Thief, Ryan Adams

opbmusic | Dec. 12, 2016 8 a.m.

Listen to three new songs featured on the opbmusic broadcast

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The Continuing Contrast Of Mac DeMarco

opbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 4:20 p.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon

The contrast of Mac DeMarco’s sensitive music and hooligan stage antics has become as much of a signature for him as his red sneakers or cigarettes.

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Yo La Tengo's Intimate Friday Finale

opbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 12:50 p.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon

It was fitting to end Friday night with the ever-evolving Yo La Tengo, as the band tried to rock the crowd to sleep.

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The Perfect Pickathon Beach Party With La Luz

opbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 12:37 p.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon

As the set wore on, the band lulled the crowd into a swaying amoeba like something out of an old Annette Funicello beach party flick.

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Rock Opera: Patrick Watson's Dramatic Pickathon Performance

opbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 12:26 p.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon

As Patrick Watson’s music has taken an increasingly cinematic turn on his last album, "Love Songs for Robots," his set on the Woods Stage ‚Ä™Friday night went full rock opera.

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