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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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