Welcome to the Monday Mix, where each week we highlight standout songs debuting on the opbmusic broadcast.
Destroyer - “Crimson Tide”
The Skinny: Songwriter Dan Bejar’s long-running project returns with a dancy, synth-driven single ahead of a full-length release early next year.
Release Date: The album “Have We Met” is out Jan. 31 via Merge/Dead Oceans.
Upcoming PNW Shows: Destroyer plays the Aladdin Theater in Portland on Feb. 22.
Frances Quinlan - “Rare Thing”
The Skinny: Featuring a swirl of harps, angular guitars and electro-pop flourishes, this mesmerizing song is the first piece of music available from a new solo record by the Hop Along singer and guitarist.
Release Date: Quinlan’s record “Likewise” is out Jan. 31 via Saddle Creek.
Upcoming PNW Shows: Quinlan performs at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland on March 3.
Andy Shauf - “Things I Do”
The Skinny: Yet another beautiful and melancholic song from the talented Canadian songwriter whose masterful use of clarinet arrangements continues to set him apart from his peers.
Release Date: The forthcoming full-length release “The Neon Skyline” is out Jan. 24 ANTI.
Upcoming PNW Shows: Shauf performs at Revolution Hall in Portland on Feb. 24.