XRAY has an app!

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!

Scenes from the First Portland Winter Light Festival

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

Monthly Series #TheThesis Stresses the Importance of Supporting Underground Hip Hop in Portland

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

Congratulations to the XRAY Awards winners!

Last week we saw the Portland community come together for the XRAY.FM Awards. Judges included podcast hosts, contributors to national publications, community leaders, and founders of local non-profits. The contest submissions reflected different facets of how Portland (and other cities) are changing. See a list of our judges, winners of the Creative Crusader Awards, and of … More Congratulations to the XRAY Awards winners!

Portland Innovators Receive Recognition at First Ever XRAY Awards

By Nae Hakala Portland creatives and activists amassed at Marmoset Music Friday night for the highly anticipated XRAY.fm Awards Show. The packed venue buzzed with supporters and honorees sporting anything from bow ties to leather jackets (some choosing both). But in true Xray.fm fashion, excellent music was a highlight of the evening. After a quick … More Portland Innovators Receive Recognition at First Ever XRAY Awards