Tagged: Music

Portland Musician Janice Scroggins Dies

OPB | May 28, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Janice Scroggins, an accomplished Portland pianist, died Tuesday night at the age of 58.

Kishi Bashi Performs In OPB's Studio

OPB | May 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Kishi Bashi brings his solo act to OPB to perform songs from his new album Lighght.

New Documentary Highlights The Carter Family's History and Influence

OPB | May 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

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.

A Dive Into The Hip-Hop Scene In St. Johns

OPB | March 11, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland's St. Johns neighborhood is the epicenter of a growing hip-hop scene.

Are Hip-Hop Shows Targeted By Portland Police?

OPB | March 04, 2014 12:30 p.m.

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.

Gang Of Four's Dave Allen Is Rethinking The Music Industry

OPB | Feb. 27, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Dave Allen wants to help create a new, more robust music industry, and he thinks its possible through new streaming service Beats Music.

The Portland Jazz Festival Enters Its Second Decade

OPB | Feb. 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll get the scoop from KMHD's Matt Fleeger about the hottest acts at the Portland Jazz Festival.

How To Survive As An All Ages Music Venue

OPB | Feb. 10, 2014 12:40 p.m.

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?

Carrie Brownstein On Portlandia, Music & More

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The co-creator, writer, and star of Portlandia gives us a sneak peek at the upcoming season.

Examining The Promise Of XRAY.FM

OPB | Dec. 23, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk to Jefferson Smith about the new progressive, independent radio station launching in the new year.

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