See photos from our latest live broadcast last Saturday with DJ OG One of Groove Theory Mixshow and DJ Klyph of Welcome to the Neighborhood, also featuring These? Blacks, a collaborative project between local emcees DaiN, Jon Belz, & Theory Hazit. Stay tuned by subscribing to the XRAY.FM newsletter –> http://eepurl.com/tGgmj All photos by Ashley Vaughn
XRAY.FM and Grapevine Outdoor are proud to present our very first #XRAYFeaturedArtist: Blossom. Blossom has been delivering R&B sounds to the Portland scene for the past few years. As a part of the EYRST family, Blossom has been making waves all over the hip hop scene in Portland, including performing at PDX Pop Now and with local … More XRAY.FM Featured Artist: Blossom
The word about XRAY has spread, via t-shirt, tote bag or, most often, word-of-mouth. And that word carries us on toward our mission: to put a microphone to the best and most distinctive of our community. Our on-air DJs and hosts are local artists, musicians, news heads, comedians and regular folks; tastemakers with an ear … More XRAY is proud to announce: The XRAY Featured Artist Series
XRAY.FM is now hiring for interns and a full-time position. Click below to view our open positions. Radio Operations Manager (Full-Time) Written Content Internship (Part-Time)
XRAY is launching an app on iOS and Android, and we need your feedback! Avid XRAY listeners, users of mobile streaming devices, and music lovers of all backgrounds are invited to download the app and send us your comments. We are working to create an accessible listening experience to fulfill our mission of building a culturally … More XRAY has an app!
Words and Photos by Dave Fulton, host of 12 Steps Beyond Prog Using original props, instruments, slides and equipment the Musical Box pulled it off again. A friend of mine once said that Progressive Rock is essentially the same thing as watching a musical while stoned, in this case he is right. A Genesis concert in 1974 … More Prog Musings on The Musical Box
Words and Photographs by Oliver Pickens Portlanders can always use another excuse to get outside during the winter months, and the first ever Portland Winter Light Festival gave us one more. Designed to “celebrate the spirit of winter and warmth of community,” the Portland Winter Lights Festival, at the Eastbank Esplanade, featured all different kinds … More Scenes from the First Portland Winter Light Festival
Huge thanks to our wonderful photographer Nina Johnson for the beautiful photos from the first XRAY Awards, held at Marmoset Music on January 22nd, 2016. Scroll through to relive the night (and look for yourself!) if you were there. If you couldn’t make it, check out the pictures to see what you can expect at the next XRAY … More Photos from the XRAY Awards are in!
By Laurie Horning On the last Sunday of January, seven local bands came together to play a benefit show for their beloved friend. Rob Johnston was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer within the past several weeks. Fortunately, he has a strong chance of surviving it and has been shrinking his tumors through the use of medical Cannabis … More Seizing Life One Concert at a Time
By Blake Hickman This Thursday, February 4th marks the latest installment of #TheThesis, a monthly hip hop series sponsored by hip-hop culture blog We Out Here Magazine and Portland’s most important radio station, XRAY FM. Rather than provide a preview of the event itself (which my friend and colleague Mac Smiff has done exhaustively here) … More Monthly Series #TheThesis Stresses the Importance of Supporting Underground Hip Hop in Portland