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The Midnight Hour: Tiny Desk Concert

A Tribe Called Quest's Ali Shaheed Muhammad and composer Adrian Younge brought their Luke Cage-inspired collaboration to the Tiny Desk.


First Listen: Balún, 'Prisma Tropical'

Balún's blend of electronic pop and traditional Puerto Rican instrumentation marks them as one the island's best musical exports in a very long time.

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Pickathon Woods Stage: Andy Shauf

The Saskatchewan artist performs his wistful party vignette about misread signals and a betrayal, at last year's Pickathon festival.


Milk Carton Kids' 'All The Things That I Did...' Captures A Duo In Transition

The darkness that seeps into the duo's new songs is leavened, as always, by the sun-dappled beauty of two voices, perfectly paired.

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Valley Queen, Shadow Graphs, Rayland Baxter

Check out music from the L.A band Valley Queen, recent Portland transplant Shadowgraphs and alt-country artist Rayland Baxter.


Rev. Sekou And The Seal Breakers: Tiny Desk Concert

Rev. Sekou and the Seal Breakers gave one of the most rousing Tiny Desks we've ever had, opening with one question: "Do you want to get free?"

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opbmusic's Monday Mix: Beth Orton, Howard, Emma Louise

Hear a long lost and now remixed cover from Beth Orton, new music from New York's Howard and gender-bending vocals from Emma Louise.


Frédéric Yonnet With Special Guest Dave Chappelle: Tiny Desk Concert

Come for the jokes, stay for the French harmonica player who's toured with Stevie Wonder, Prince and Ed Sheeran.

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Song Premiere: Lorain - 'Rose Window'

Listen to the first single from the Portland folk rock band fronted by songwriter Erik Emanuelson.


First Listen: The Suffers, 'Everything Here'

On the group's second album, Kam Franklin and The Suffers revel in the multidimensional, multicultural possibilities of their take on soul.

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