Now Playing:

Home

Program Director, opbmusic

David Christensen


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

Contact David Christensen

Recent Articles

local | NW Life | Music | Entertainment | Arts

You Could Win A Trip To Wilco's Sky Blue Sky Festival

We're giving away a vacation package for 2 during OPB's fall member drive. The festival is January 18-22 in Riviera Maya, Mexico

Music | NW Life | Entertainment

Win Tickets To Pete Yorn At The Hawthorne Theater

He's touring behind a new album, "Caretakers," and returns to Portland Oct. 19. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets to Daniel Norgren At Revolution Hall

The Swedish songwriter returns to Portland October 5. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Song Premiere: Silver Medal - 'Tax Season'

The Portland band's new song is a self-deprecating, slacker lament about falling short.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To The Growlers At The Crystal Ballroom

The L.A. "Beach Goth" band plays in Portland October 3. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

local | NW Life | Music | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To Tank And The Bangas At The Crystal Ballroom

One of the most exciting new acts in years, this former Tiny Desk Contest winner returns to Portland Oct. 8. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | Arts

opbmusic's Monday Mix: Kyle Craft, vōx, Surf Curse

Hear 3 new songs just added to opbmusic's broadcast this week

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

opbmusic's Monday Mix: Great Grandpa, Elbow, The Shivas

Hear weighty songs from Elbow and Great Grandpa, and see a gothic new video from The Shivas.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets to Bon Iver at the Moda Center

The concert is Tuesday, September 10 at the Moda Center Theater of the Clouds. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

opbmusic's Monday Mix: Mikal Cronin, First Aid Kit, Seratones

Hear a jangly new song from Mikal Cronin, a call to power from Seratones — who stop in Portland this Sunday — and First Aid Kit's tribute to the late David Berman.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

opbmusic's Monday Mix: Sleater-Kinney, Big Thief And Pieta Brown

Listen to three new songs added to our broadcasts this week.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To Brandi Carlile At Edgefield

The Grammy-winning singer plays three nights at Edgefield, August 23–25. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

local | NW Life | Music | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To Weyes Blood At The Wonder Ballroom

The artist makes a quick return visit to Portland on August 17 at the Wonder Ballroom. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

local | NW Life | Music | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To The Avett Brothers At LB Day Amphitheatre

The popular roots rock band returns to Oregon on August 11 at LB Day Amphitheatre in Salem. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Pickathon Woods Stage: Frazey Ford

The former singer of the Be Good Tanyas sings a simmering version of "Natural Law." The festival returns August 2-4 outside Portland.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets to Jay Som at Doug Fir Lounge

Jay Som returns to Portland September 19 at Doug Fir Lounge. Enter for a chance to win tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets To Nick Delffs At Bunk Bar

Former frontman for The Shaky Hands among other projects, Delffs returns to Portland July 6 at Bunk Bar.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Video Premiere: Strange Hotels - 'Jacknife'

The Portland duo plays a kinetic and joyfully danceable song on stage at Crystal Ballroom.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts

Win Tickets to Calexico and Iron & Wine at Keller Auditorium

Calexico and Iron & Wine released a new collaboration, "Years to Burn," in May. It's a reprise of their 2005 EP "In the Reins." They play the Aladdin Theater August 23, and here's how you could win a pair of tickets.

Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts | Pickathon Woods Stage

Pickathon Woods Stage: Built to Spill

The veteran Boise indie rock band closes their set in the woods, with one of their earliest and best-known songs, "Car."