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Nathan Tang

Nathan is a graduate of Lewis & Clark College where he majored in musicology. A former opbmusic intern, he first got involved with radio during his college years, hosting a sports talk show for Lewis & Clark's student station KLC. Nathan hosted a show on Imperial College Radio during a study abroad semester in London, U.K., where he also engineered recording sessions ranging from death metal groups to radio theatre programs and even assisting the station in their broadcast coverage of the college’s rugby cup match. When he’s not on the air at opbmusic, Nathan enjoys searching for new sounds to share with listeners and playing and talking about basketball.

Top three artists: Kendrick Lamar, Katie Herzig, and Chris Walla

Mondays at 9 a.m. & 6 p.m.

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Recent Articles


Stream a New Song From The Avett Brothers

The band is set to release the followup to 2012's The Carpenter this October. Listen to the premiere of "Another Is Waiting," a track from the new album, here!

Music | Sessions

Alela Diane at The Old Church

We joined the singer-songwriter during soundcheck as she prepped for the recent release show for her new About Farewell at The Old Church in downtown Portland.


On the Tracks: James Dean Kindle & the Eastern Oregon Playboys

The Pendleton-based band adds another installment to our On the Tracks series with their song, "Falling Off the Horse."


Friday Random Five

Hunting for some recent music news? Look no further! Whether it's fortune cookies, drummers with horse heads, or smashed ukuleles, you can find it all here.


Win Tickets to Sierra Leone's Refugee All-Stars

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars return to Portland on Wednesday, July 31st at the Star Theater. Enter for a chance to win a pair of free tickets!


Win Tickets to Orgone

Orgone - a high-energy, funk and soul band from Los Angeles - will be performing this Friday, July 12th at Dante's. Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets!


Summer Music in Portland

Summer is here! Now's the time to get outside and enjoy all of what Portland's music scene has to offer. Take a look at our extensive list of Portland's (many free) summer concerts!


Win Radiation City Tickets

Portland band Radiation City plays an album release show for their new record, Animals in the Median, at the Wonder Ballroom on Friday, June 28th. The concert is presented by opbmusic. Enter for a chance to win tickets!


Win Tickets to Alela Diane

The Portland singer-songwriter performs June 26th at The Old Church to celebrate the release of her new record, About Farewell. Enter to win a pair of tickets.