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David Christensen


David Christensen is Program Director of opbmusic, OPB's online and multimedia music service.

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Win Tickets to Julia Holter at Doug Fir

The L.A.-based art-pop composer returns to Portland March 5 at Doug Fir Lounge. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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Win Tickets To Girlpool At The Wonder Ballroom

The concert is April 11 at the Wonder Ballroom. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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Win Tickets To Sharon Van Etten At The Crystal Ballroom

Van Etten's new record 'Remind Me Tomorrow' is a tough and candid look at life lived at multi-tasking pace. Enter for a chance to win tickets to her concert February 21 at the Crystal Ballroom.

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Pickathon Woods Stage: Orkesta Mendoza

Watch an over-the-top performance from "Indie Mambo" band Orkesta Mendoza on the Pickathon Woods Stage.

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Win Tickets to Guster at the Wonder Ballroom

The veteran band returns to Portland February 14 -- Valentine's Day. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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Video Premiere: Camp Crush - 'Vicious Life'

It's a song about letting go of emotional wounds and rifts in the age of Trump.

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Black Belt Eagle Scout At Revolver Studios

Watch a darkly beautiful performance by Portland band Black Belt Eagle Scout at Revolver Studios.

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Win Tickets to The Last Artful, Dodgr at Doug Fir Lounge

The Portland/L.A. rapper returns to play Doug Fir Lounge February 16. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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Camp Crush At Oregon City Brewing Co.

The band plays from their '80s synth-styled EP, "She's Got It," as rain starts to fall on the taproom's patio.

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Win Tickets To boygenius At The Crystal Ballroom

It's the new band formed by rising artists Phoebe Bridgers, Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus. Enter to win tickets to their concert Nov. 25.

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Ezza Rose At Oregon City Brewing Co.

The Portland songwriter plays a set drawn from her latest record, "No Means No."

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Win Tickets To Lily Allen At The Roseland Theater

The U.K. pop artist's new album is "Shame." She plays the Roseland Theater Nov. 6.

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Cedar Teeth at Oregon City Brewing Co.

The band played at the taproom's "Rocktoberfest" in September -- an event celebrating the first opbmusic-inspired IPA.

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Win Tickets To The Internet At The Crystal Ballroom

The band's "Hive Mind" tour comes to Portland October 24. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Adia Victoria, Tune-Yards, Molly Burch

Hear new songs on opbmusic including Nashville "gothic blues," a Tune-Yards remix and piano pop artist Molly Burch.

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Win Tickets To Phosphorescent At The Crystal Ballroom

Nashville songwriter Matthew Houck returns to Portland with his new album, "C'est La Vie," Nov. 20 at the Crystal Ballroom. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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Win Tickets To Israel Nash At Doug Fir

Texas psych-rock artist Israel Nash plays in Portland Oct. 14. Here's how you can win a pair of tickets.

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Video Premiere: 1939 Ensemble - 'Wolves'

The video features masked creatures overtaking the band and a crackling new song from the group's latest album, "New Cinema."

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Win Tickets To Hozier At The Roseland Theater

The Irish-born pop singer returns to Portland for two sold-out shows at the Roseland Theater October 19-20. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

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And And And At Revolver Studios

The veteran Portland punk band plays from their latest, "Idiot," and talks with us about songwriting, longevity and saying no to Spotify.