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opbmusic Best of 2017: Albums We Love

From folk rock to future hip hop, here are the albums we loved in 2017 (with listening links!).

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Nick Delffs Live At OPB

The Boise-based songwriter has been a longtime fixture in Northwest music. His new album, "Redesign," is about reinventing yourself from the inside out.

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Song Premiere: Jenny Don't and the Spurs - 'Santa Please Bring Him Home'

It's a new holiday song with a classic country sound to add to your wintertime playlist.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: L.A. Salami, Ty Segall, Brandi Carlile

Listen to three new songs we're featuring on the opbmusic broadcast this week.

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Alvvays Chat About New Album, Harrassment On The Road

The band talk about their critically acclaimed sophomore release, their love of Nova Scotian rock, and a recent incident of sexual harassment on the road.

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Come To opbmusic's Session With Typhoon

The Portland collective plays from their upcoming release, "Offerings," at our studio Dec. 15. RSVP to get free tickets.

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Christian Scott's 'Stretch Music' Is Unmistakably His

The New Orleans-born artist calls his work "stretch music" rather than jazz, but his ability to draw together disparate musical traditions connects him to one of jazz's greatest players, Miles Davis.

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Video Premiere: Mo Troper - 'Your Brand'

Watch the new video from the Portland power pop musician. His album, "Exposure & Response," is out now.

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Long Play: The National - 'Boxer'

The Brooklyn, NY rock band play in Portland on Monday, Nov. 27. We're celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their breakout record by playing from it all day throughout the opbmusic broadcast.

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The National's 2007 opbmusic Session

The band's masterful 2007 recording "Boxer" has aged as one of the decade's best albums: atmospheric, distressed and cathartic. We recorded this intimate session with the National during their 2007 tour.

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