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This is the first in a series of weekly columns that KPSU will be running called Local Listens for the Lockdown in which we highlight some of the best new music from Portland bands to make your quarantine a little more bearable. FFO: Feist, Big Thief, Bright Eyes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Soccer Mommy Find MAITA […]

Lovely afternoon my people! Joining us this evening are three artists, all from different time (60’s to today) and geographical (Portland, OR to Brazil) spaces, to delight us in relaxation. It is a setlist to put us at ease, to reflect on the day that just passed and appreciate all we have around us. 

Hello everyone, Sir Helmet here.It’s an honor to introduce today an artist born and raised from our dear PDX hometown, Y La Bamba! Y La Bamba’s sound, a blend of folk, indie experimentation and Mexican rhythms, is a work 11 years in the making. At the forefront of the band is Luz Elena Mendoza, the […]

Today was mostly all about getting back to the ROCK…because you rocked those midterms! It looks like we are in for a snowpocalypse, but…here are some shows happening this weekend: Jenny Don’t and the Spurs / Kendall Core / Tobias Berblinger – Feb. 8 at the White Eagle King Ghidora / The Critical Shakes / […]

KPSU AMP Fest 2018 (Day 2) Featuring Savila – Lake – Oh,Rose – Briana Merela – Gillian Frances Pictures by Joe Hernandez (@thisisbroseph / joe hernandez photography)

Blossom, Portland local R&B soul singer and producer joined Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) last night! We had a chance to discuss the blooming of Blossom, her inspirations, and some of the deeper meaning and intentions of her works. Download or stream the Podcast here at KPSU, Soundcloud, or Mixcloud! Blossom began […]

This week’s Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) is a planting season, new local roots. We’re featuring  musical acts of upcoming events here in Portland! Download or stream the Podcast here at KPSU, Soundcloud, or Mixcloud! As always, don’t forget to Keep on Growing out There!

Hey it’s the newest Tiger Cub Radio Bub ready to serve as an enlivening soundtrack to an easygoing July evening. We hear from Kate Bush, Elvis Costello, Waxahatchee and so very much much MORE! Listen Here! Playlist  

Hey it’s the newest Tiger Cub Radio Bub ready to serve as an enlivening soundtrack to an easygoing July evening. We hear from Kate Bush, Elvis Costello, Waxahatchee and so very much much MORE! Listen Here!    

Jake William Capistran has an interesting story to tell. A local artist at the moment but originally stemming out of Boston, MA before living in Portland and forming his own gig with a band and other live instrumentation. Jake brought only his guitar and his voice for an acoustic set this time on KPSU but […]