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Song Premiere: John Craigie — 'Don't Ask'


Listen to a track from the trouble-making folk singer's new album "Scarecrow."

10 Questions With: Portland Rapper Mic Capes


Capes discusses becoming a full-time musician, Tupac's influence on his life, the role TriMet played in his writing and why it's so obvious that the president of the United States is a racist.

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Song Premiere: John Craigie — 'Don't Ask'

Listen to a track from the trouble-making folk singer's new album "Scarecrow."

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First Listen: Okkervil River, 'In The Rainbow Rain'

On his band's new album, Will Sheff views crises and crucibles as opportunities to appreciate life's gifts.

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L.A. Salami On His New Complex And Emotional Album

The English songwriter and “optimistic cynic” chats with Robin Bacior about his new album "The City Of Bootmakers."

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Video Premiere: Caitlin Jemma - 'XXOO'

Watch the new video from the Eugene-based country soul troubadour.

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Pickathon Woods Stage: Dungen

Watch the Swedish rock band perform "Häxan" among the creeping trees of the Woods Stage.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Charley Crockett, Shame, Damien Jurado

From English post-punk to Texas honky-tonk, listen to new songs just added to the opbmusic broadcast.

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Album Premiere: Gold Casio - 'SINNERS'

Listen to the new EP from the Portland-based glitter-pop outfit.

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Video Premiere: Máscaras Live From The Banana Stand

Watch a blistering performance from Portland instrumental psych rock band Máscaras.

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Watch: The Helio Sequence At The Crystal Ballroom

In our first release from opbmusic's 10th Anniversary Concert, The Helio Sequence plays songs from their 2008 album, "Keep Your Eyes Ahead"

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Come To opbmusic's Session With Casey Neill & The Norway Rats

We'll record a session with the band Friday, April 27 at Kelly's Olympian. RSVP to get free tickets.

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Rhye: Tiny Desk Concert

See the band perform a rare evening Tiny Desk concert, illuminated by flickering lights

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Song Premiere: The Duke Of Norfolk - 'Dylan Thomas / Bitter Bitter'

Listen to the new single from the Vancouver, Washington-based electric folk singer.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: River Whyless, Loma, Sama Dams

Three new songs just added to the opbmusic channel, from Portland band Sama Dams, Shearwater spinoff Loma, and an Americana band from Ashville, North Carolina

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Watch Rising Country Star Jade Bird Play 'The Tonight Show'

The 2018 Slingshot artist wowed at SXSW for her super-charged vocal performances, and she matches that intensity with a rendition of "Lottery" for Jimmy Fallon.

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First Listen: L.A. Salami, 'The City Of Bootmakers'

London singer-songwriter Lookman Adekunle Salami doesn't sing so much as ramble adventurously through treatises on the thorniest corners of human nature.

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Song Premiere: Leo London - 'Learned To Sleep Alone'

The Domestics singer's deeply personal solo effort is dripping with lo-fi melancholy.

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Chris Smither Performs Songs From New Album 'Call Me Lucky'

Writing in a timeless rhyming couplets, the songwriter plays three songs from his new album, "Call Me Lucky."

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First Listen: Laura Veirs, 'The Lookout'

With uncommon delicacy and grace, the singer-songwriter spends her 10th album assessing her place in an increasingly unsteady world.

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I'm With Her: Tiny Desk Concert

Aoife O'Donovan, Sarah Jarosz and Sara Watkins are bound by a love for bluegrass, chamber music, jazz, storytelling and singing.

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Win Tickets To Bon Iver At The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Bon Iver returns to Portland for a sold-out concert Thursday, May 24 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. But we're giving away tickets to the show.

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