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Audio from the Waterfront Blues Festival!

The 2017 Waterfront Blues Festival audio is now online for your streaming pleasure: Audio from Day One - Friday 6/30   Audio from Day Two - Saturday 7/1   Audio from Day Three - Sunday 7/2   Audio from Day Four - Monday 7/3   Audio from Day Five - Tuesday 7/4   ... Read more

SORRY APPEARANCE POSTPONED DUE TO BAND MEMBER ILLNESS :Team Dresch performs live on Drinking From Puddles for 09/18/2019 !!

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Drinking from Puddles
  Sorry: Postponed due to illness---will be rescheduled:   Team Dresch performs live on Drinking From Puddles for 09/18/2019 !! Most bands are purely entertainment. Any band chosen at random might be perceived as good or bad by one listener or another. That band's music ma... Read more

BTTE Episode 272: Inverted Radio

Airs at: Sun, 09/08/2019 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Back To The Egg
I started hour one with a set straight out of the Back To The Egg Hour Three Playbook: a 30-minute freeform set that took us on a long journey through turntablism, dark pop, japanese ambient, and more. The hour ended with an epic new jam from Thee Oh Sees. If you've never ... Read more

Blues Junction on 08/31/19

Airs at: Sat, 08/31/2019 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Blues Junction
With a special in-studio performance by songstress extraordinaire Marji Zintz Read more

Excerpts from The Grand Banks Cafe by George Simenon

Airs at: Mon, 08/19/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 08/20/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Tonight, we follow the suggestion of Raymond Chandler, that a good detective novel can be enjoyed even if the ending is missing. So, we will read the first two chapeters of George Simenon's Inspector Maigret mystery "The Grand Banks Cafe". An old school friend of Maigret's,... Read more

Drunken Prayer Live on the 'Circle

Airs at: Fri, 07/26/2019 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
We're excited to welcome Drunken Prayer - the nom de musique of great songwriter, singer, and guitarist Morgan Geer - back to Portland, and onto The Songcircle. Morgan left Portland several years back, and last visited our show playing guitar for the legendary Freakwater - ... Read more

Empath Directorate Records Presents: Cosmo-Daemonic Telegraph Company

Airs at: Thu, 07/25/2019 at 10:00pm - Fri, 07/26/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Radio Lost and Found
Empath Directorate is a record label and musical collaboration formed by Steve Hanford and Sam Redding in 2012 while both were incarcerated at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton, Oregon. Between 2012 and 2016, while navigating a hell’s broth of prison viol... Read more

Stephanie Anne Johnson Live Birthday Set. Dave Dalton Interview

Airs at: Sun, 07/21/2019 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Astral Traveling
Stephanie Anne Johnson is a multifaceted vocalist who enjoys singing handwritten acoustic soul music, performing in some of the greatest musical theater ever written and being a teaching artist in and around the Seattle area. In the past few years, they’ve performed with Or... Read more

Summertime Radio Party 07.19.19

Airs at: Fri, 07/19/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 07/20/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Plugged In
Sean does his usual unusual thing on the usual unusual Friday Night Radio Party. Radio party crashers to be expected. Read more

E Wayne Jones-Complimentary Colors-Hannah Dimo-French Letters

Airs at: Fri, 07/12/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 07/13/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for La Ruleta
E. Wayne Jones is in the midst of a musical rebirth. After years of putting music on the back burner he is finally able to turn up the heat and totally immerse himself in his writing and performing. As a solo artist, he has entertained audiences from Atlanta, GA to Portland... Read more