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Song Premiere: Boreen - 'Lovely'


Portland songwriter Morgan O'Sullivan finds solace in routine in this stunning new song.

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Song Premiere: Boreen - 'Lovely'

Portland songwriter Morgan O'Sullivan finds solace in routine in this stunning new song.

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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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Florence + the Machine: Tiny Desk Concert

"I'm sorry I'm shy," Florence Welch told the crowd of NPR family and friends gathered for her Tiny Desk performance. "If this was a big gig, I'd probably be climbing all over here and running around."

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Long Play: The Minders - 'Hooray For Tuesday'

The Minders are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their debut record with a vinyl only reissue. We're playing the whole album throughout the broadcast on Tues., Oct. 16.

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

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

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Café Tacvba: Tiny Desk Concert

The pioneering Mexican band recreates the adventurous musical energy of their massive stadium shows behind Bob Boilen's desk.

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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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Big Boi: Tiny Desk Concert

The OutKast star performs "So Fresh, So Clean," "The Way You Move" and his solo single "All Night" with the help of singer Sleepy Brown and an eight-member backing band.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: BADBADNOTGOOD, Kikagaku Moyo, Erin Rae

Three new songs on the broadcast this week, including a jazz-hip hop mix from Toronto, Japanese psych-rock and a new voice from Nashville.

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Into The Vault With Chanti Darling

The debut album, “RNB Vol. 1” is all warmth and joy and electro-soul.

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Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles: Tiny Desk Concert

Henry and his band would have sounded right at home on Stax Records in the '70s — no small accomplishment. Watch them perform three funky, soulful jams.

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First Listen: Adam Hood, 'Somewhere In Between'

Adam Hood has written songs for big-name acts like Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town, but for his solo work, he prefers a leaner, more low-key approach.

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In 'Domestication,' Laura Gibson Dons A White Dress And Wreaks Havoc

Givson's new single is a warm, searching beauty that swoops dramatically through a treatise on wolves, womanhood and the pressure she feels to "make me into somebody easy."

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Phoebe Bridgers, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2018

The 2018 Slingshot artist performed songs that unspool with a sonic ease that feel refreshing, even for an overheated festival audience.

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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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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Richard Swift, Carl Broemel, Say Hi

Hear a new song from the late Oregon artist Richard Swift, a solo record from a member of My Morning Jacket and a '90s-influenced pop song out of Seattle

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Saba: Tiny Desk Concert

Before embarking on a tour of Australia and Asia, the Chicago native brought the squad that helped make Care For Me one of 2018's best — along with a very special guest.

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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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First Listen: Tunde Olaniran, 'Stranger'

The singer's bighearted sound and style revolve around spirited statements of affirmation, a sprawling artistic palette and the pursuit of boldness in every sense of the word.

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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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