festival

This weekend, the Pacific Northwest’s annual festival of bluegrass, indie, funk, jam roack and more is back – in safe, socially distanced manner. The eighteen year-old festival, which usually takes place in North Plains, OR, will offer three nights eclectic live streamed shows mixing archived sets from previous years as well as new and live […]

Last night the wonderful Fox and Bones joined us for an excellent in-studio performance. They also discussed the upcoming Portland’s Folk Festival at the Crystal Ballroom, which they book and play at this weekend (Friday January 10th & Saturday January 11th, 6-12pm). The live performance can be heard through the download link below. Tickets for […]

Imagine. What comes to mind? Imagine a world… This is the inspiration behind Imagine Festival held annually on Orcas Island. Founded by Darin Leong, tune in to this very special episode of Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) to learn all about Darin’s annual gathering called Imagine. Download or stream the episode here […]

KPSU is thrilled to announce we’ll be heading out to cover Sasquatch! Music Festival again this year! This year, we’re sending our photographer Joe Hernandez to the fest, follow him here: @thisisbroseph // Joe Hernandez Photography This year, the festival is headlined by Bon Iver, Modest Mouse and The National. The festival is over Memorial Day Weekend (May 25-27) […]

Tucker Gumber AKA The Festival Guy, recently joined Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer). who spent seven years reviewing music festivals and thinking of ways they could be better. Tucker founded his company FestEvo to solve the problems he encountered. Join us to learn about his favorite festivals and just how we can […]

Wow, after hearing all of the stories gathered from many different attendees, I hope I can do this festival justice. Unfortunately due to a family emergency and a conflicting work schedule, I wasn’t able to attend the festival but after speaking with many attendees from the Portland, Oregon Area and reviewing the pictures, maps, and […]

Hey all! What a great festival. I have been attending this festival since near its inception. I remember taking my first tour of the Wolf Run Ranch, where the festival is held, and being astounded by the beautiful scenery and later on even more so by the actual festival. Even after that I still come […]

What a great hour. I have to say this has been one of the most knowledgable interviews I have had in awhile when it comes to the history of music. Takimba came in to KPSU the other night to talk about his art, projects, and his roots as a DJ and Artist. Takimba has been […]

KPSU hit the road to cover Sasquatch! Music Festival, 2017. Did you go? Did you miss it? Either way, check out the pictures our representative, Joe Hernandez, got at the festival. Follow his socials, and check out the rest of his portfolio… Our Sasquatch Media Rep, Joe: twitter / instagram / website – All shots taken […]

Last night, I had the chance to preview a local event in Portland, called the Embrace Festival. It is held at the Portland Art Museum, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Portland, and Elliot Center.  This is a 3-day event full of many different things: ~Presentations by over 30 leaders, teachers, authors, theologians, activists, and artists ~Ceremony […]