OPB | March 26, 2015
THURSDAY: Boise's Treefort Music Fest, now in its fourth year, kicked off this week.
OPB | March 19, 2015
THURSDAY: The Wrecking Crew was a group of musicians in the 1960s and '70s that played on some of the biggest hits of the era, but remain relatively unknown.
OPB | Jan. 27, 2015
TUESDAY: Singer-songwriter Nick Jaina's memoir "Get It While You Can" is a meditation on fear, freedom, heartbreak, and what it means to be a successful artist.
OPB | Dec. 17, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Following an incident at a club earlier this year, Portland’s Independent Police Review Division is making recommendations to improve the relationship between police and local hip hop artists.
OPB | Nov. 28, 2014
FRIDAY: Kishi Bashi brought his solo act to OPB to perform songs from his recent album Lighght.
OPB | Aug. 26, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland-born Harry Smith's influential Anthology of American Folk Music was reissued this year by Portland's Mississippi Records.
OPB | Aug. 11, 2014
MONDAY: Greg Kot and Jim Derogatis, hosts of the public radio show Sound Opinions, join us to pick a few local selections for their Desert Island Jukebox.
OPB | July 22, 2014
TUESDAY: For the last two years, the Oregon Children's Theater has encourages young people to write plays about bullies and bullying.
OPB | July 21, 2014
MONDAY: David Del Tredici's piano sextet Bullycide, which honors young gay men who have taken their own lives, will get its Northwest premiere in Portland at the Chamber Music Northwest Festival.
OPB | May 28, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Janice Scroggins, an accomplished Portland pianist, died Tuesday night at the age of 58.
OPB | May 21, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Kishi Bashi brings his solo act to OPB to perform songs from his new album Lighght.
OPB | May 02, 2014
FRIDAY: Oregon filmmaker Beth Harrington's documentary about the history of the Carter and Cash families and their effect on music — country, Americana and more — debuts this Saturday in Portland.
OPB | March 11, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland's St. Johns neighborhood is the epicenter of a growing hip-hop scene.
OPB | March 04, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland MCs say police arbitrarily harass people who attend hip-hop shows, but PPB says they are concerned about large crowds of all kinds.
OPB | Feb. 27, 2014
THURSDAY: Dave Allen wants to help create a new, more robust music industry, and he thinks its possible through new streaming service Beats Music.
OPB | Feb. 24, 2014
MONDAY: We'll get the scoop from KMHD's Matt Fleeger about the hottest acts at the Portland Jazz Festival.
OPB | Feb. 10, 2014
MONDAY: The recent closure of the Backspace coffee shop and all-ages venue, in Northwest Portland, points to a bigger question: how can clubs allow access to underage patrons while staying financially viable?
OPB | Feb. 05, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The co-creator, writer, and star of Portlandia gives us a sneak peek at the upcoming season.
OPB | Dec. 23, 2013
MONDAY: We'll talk to Jefferson Smith about the new progressive, independent radio station launching in the new year.
OPB | Nov. 22, 2013
FRIDAY: Portland musician, Slater Smith, sets out to play a song in each of Oregon's state parks. We'll find out what happened.