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When the river rocks

Two upcoming concerts will mean live music along the Willamette when bands visit the area this summer.  As a continuation of the River Rocks series, Salem will see a Blues Night concert on July 16, with Janiva Magness and Curtis Salgado, […]

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MONMOUTH’S MUSIC IN THE PARK! + SW PICKS

North Mississippi Trance Blues; Appalachia; Punkabilly. These words are all used to describe the sound of the tenured and risk-taking artists, Hillstomp. They have been a force in

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KMUZ Program Feature -Guitar Rock Rules “Now and Then”

Thanks to you, the listener, our ‘community radio station that could’ has had yet another successful pledge drive campaign, procuring more than our required goal! Your help allows

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Serotonin

Jared Sheridan has been a local D.I.Y. music producer here in Salem for 18 years. The way he talks about pre-planning and the music subculture is that of

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Drive

Our Salem-based traditional eastern European influenced outfit has been the definition of a hard-working local band. When asked about the reason behind booking their next tour Chris Ward

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“Improvisation and True Expression”

Local artist Aldo Arevalo has gone by several nicknames reflecting perhaps the change in his musical product and influences over the years. His current voice is that of

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“The Alchemy of Metal” +SW PICKS

“The baby is so metal she sleeps through our band practice,” said Brian Hare- the drummer for Wicked Haven and new father of Cecilia. Despite the heavy slumber

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“The Next Level in Entertainment”

Salem has been blessed with the creative motivation of Loretta Miles and her new(ish) venue, Level B Theater Pub. Specifically with the head of production at the former

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“The Philospher’s Tone” and SW MUSIC PICKS

“Everyone steals from Robert Johnson even if they don’t know it. He pioneered what would later become rock and roll,” commented Chris Jones when asked about the basis

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Pacific Northwest Notes -KMUZ

Northwest Notes is a KMUZ show that discusses local music makers and their sweet, sweet nectar. The show lives up to its namesake thru Interviews with local producers,

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