XRAY.fm would like to acknowledge the following partners for contributing to our station.

These forward-thinking organizations had the vision to support the growth of purpose-driven media in Portland. We are deeply appreciative for their help! Please support these organizations and patronize these businesses whenever you have the chance. And when you do, tell them XRAY.fm sent you.

A female friendly sex toy boutique for every body in lovely Portland, Oregon.
Portland's Rum Club has been a perennial favorite for industry folks looking for a post-shift drink since Mike Shea first opened the bar in 2011. Shea worked behind dance club bars before teaming up with his best friend, Kevin Ludwig (of Beaker and Flask fame) to open a cocktail bar with one of the most extensive rum selections in town and off-the-beaten path modifiers including a collection of 5 different orange liqueurs. Many of the cocktail ingredients are made in-house, including a passionfruit syrup, mulled wine grenadine, and house-recipe tonic water.
Since opening in the late ’90s, this pioneer of local ink parlors (P-town claimed fewer than 10 tattoo shops when Atlas opened, compared to around 83 now) has been our tat-crazed town’s de facto skin engraver of record.
Located in Southeast Portland on the corner of 56th and Foster, Slingshot Lounge offers an expansive game room, scratch cocktails, and a craft kitchen with a full menu until 2am. Happy hour available weekdays from 3 to 7, and brunch weekends from noon to 4. Slingshot Lounge: Decentralizing Portland since 2007.
The Cup Cake Girls: a non-profit organization providing non-judgmental, confidential support and resources to those involved in the sex industry, as well as aftercare for those affected by domestic sex trafficking in Oregon and across the country.
Tender Loving Empire is a record label, retail consignment shop, and screen-printing studio focused on supporting handmade art and music while fostering community exchange.
Literary Arts is a community-based nonprofit literary center located in downtown Portland, with a 32-year history of serving Oregon’s readers and writers. Programs include Portland Arts & Lectures, one of the country’s largest lecture series; Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships, which celebrates Oregon’s writers and independent publishers; Youth Programs, which inspires students to write, revise, edit, publish, and perform their own creative writing; and Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival, which builds community around literature through author events, workshops, a book fair, and more.
Portland Opera
The Portland Opera aims to gather and inspire audiences, artists, and collaborators to share opera experiences that enliven and connect us all, enhancing the cultural landscape of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Learn more and see show schedules at PortlandOpera.org.
Flutter opened its doors in 2006 and is located on Mississippi Avenue in North Portland. Flutter, true to its tagline, is a delightful disarray of found objects and clutter. With its peacock blue walls, sparkling chandeliers and charming displays, this elegant shop combines classic, vintage and one-of-a kind items from around the world.
With eco-brewpubs in Portland and Vancouver, Hopworks is a B Corp committed to brewing exceptional, sustainable beer in the world’s first Salmon-Safe certified brewery site. Learn more at HopworksBeer.com.
Healthy, practical, and affordable pet products, and unique accessories in the heart of North Portland.
The Fixin' To is a southern-inspired honky tonk located at the entrance of Portland's historic St. Johns neighborhood. We host live music most nights of the week as well as DJs, karaoke, and we'll flip the TV on to whatever floats your boat.
Cowbell is an importer and distributor of specialty foods that focuses on traditional European and American artisan cheese. Located in Southeast Portland's historic Produce Row, orders are available for curbside pickup with their specialty cheese shop open to the public Wednesday through Sunday, 12 PM to 6PM. For more information, visit CowbellPDX.com.
Media Institute for Social Change is a public interest media lab, working to inspire, empower, and engage emerging media producers. MISC provides education and training for aspiring media makers through Radio U, an 8 week course in audio production, and the Summer Documentary Program, an intensive crash course in documentary making for college students.
The brainchild of Jesica and Ami, Big Fun is based here in Portland, Oregon. Big Fun Beverages is looking at the bigger picture too. Big Fun donate profits to organizations working to fight global warming. Big Fun wants the party to go on, and on, and on, and on. Portland retail locations available at BigFun.Fun.
Turn! Turn! Turn! is officially back up and running. A new menu featuring delicious rice and vegetable bowls, craft beers on tap, regular live music, a monthly craft market, weekly open-mic comedy, monthly charity dance parties, and more.
XRAY fm is supported by The Rosewood Initiative, a place based community organization that has been implementing neighbor-led strategies in Outer East Portland since 2009.
Vortex Music Magazine is Portland’s premier print and online music publication. Our mission is to make the Portland music scene more successful by making it more accessible. Published quarterly, the print magazine features serious, long-form journalism paired with dynamic, original photography, while the website focuses on providing immediate, curated coverage of what’s happening right now alongside a concert calendar, artist and business directories, videos, podcasts, music and more.
A workshop, hand-building microphones in Portland, Oregon for musicians all over the world. Dedicated to combining eclectic design with technical expertise to create a mix for stage and studio acoustic instruments, vocals, upright bass and more.
This August 4-7, Pickathon returns to Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Oregon. If you know Pickathon, you know that this is the best place to find your new favorite artist. Celebrate the return of live music to the Pacific Northwest.
A to Z Wineworks is a family-owned B Corp winery offering wines that capture the Essence of Oregon. Learn more about their award-winning wines at atozwineworks.com.
A Portland raised, rock and roll veteran, Zia McCabe, knows this town and its music loving people well. She’s ready to help make your home buying or selling experience in the Rose City a positive one! Zia is a Licensed Broker at Windermere Realty Trust.
Located in downtown St. John's, Revolutions is a small, independent bookstore specializing in a curated selection of mostly used books, some new books, vinyl, and collectibles with a bold selection in all genres, especially everything weird and wonderful. Call 971-288-2391 for more information.
North Coast Pinball is Nehalem’s little pinball lounge (and kite shop), Serving Oregon's north coast since 2021. We're a cozy little spot with a warm and welcoming vibe and the largest, most diverse, and best-maintained collection of modern and classic pinball machines we know of on the west coast.
A true classic in every sense, the historic Hollywood Theatre is being renovated and even improved as the years reel on. If only the people who were here for the Theatre’s Prohibition-era silent film premiere in 1926 could see it now. Their jaws would drop (and so might their beer).
For over 17 years, Portland Guitar has strived to build affordable custom acoustic guitars using the best materials, latest techniques and patented guitar innovations. View the collection at portlandguitar.com or email max@portlandguitar.com to set up an appointment.
Driver & Veteran Owned in Taxi Business Since 1946. Available 24-hours a day, Radio Cab vehicles serve all areas of the Portland Metro as well as Vancouver, Washington. Rides available at Radio Cab.net, the Radio Cab mobile app, or by calling 503 227 1212
5th generation Oregon farmers producing 100% Willamette Valley Pinot Noir & Pinot Gris
Located in Portland’s Historic Mississippi District: the acclaimed former neighborhood Baptist church turned recording studio turned music venue. The venue offers show-goers incredible acoustics and sight lines. We also smacked Bar Bar right onto the side the of Mississippi Studios back in 2010. Bar Bar is home to one of the best burgers in town. It is a fun spot which has two large outdoor covered patios, indoor seating, and a secret garden way in back.
A community-owned cooperative grocery store where everyone can shop! With an emphasis on local, organic, affordable, and socially responsible sources, the co-op offers a full range of groceries.
Aprch Beverage Co creates better-for-you beverages in Portland, Oregon. Wellness drinks with zero calories, zero sugar, zero sodium, and zero caffeine. Open. Sip. Relax.
MusicPortland is the united voice of Portland’s music economy. Independent Together.
Located at 2174 West Burnside Street. Open for Dine-In, Takeout, and delivery on Wednesday through Saturday evenings. Naturally leavened crusts and local organic ingredients. Vegan and gluten free options always available. Delivery available through Caviar and Doordash.
¿Por Que No? strives to support our local economy, whether it means using line caught fish and local meats or remodeling with recycled materials. We have traveled from the Pacific Coast of Mexico to the mountains of Oaxaca to share the flavors and the essence of what we found. In the end, it’s all about the food and the community of people who enjoy it!
Full line pet supply shop to meet all of your animals needs and a pet-friendly Garden Center. All located in the Kenton Neighborhood.
General contractors in Oregon and Washington, Capricorn is ready for any project, residential or small commercial, including additions and remodels. To learn more and get a quote, email CapricornConstructionCo@gmail.com.
Opened by Rick Spielman and his son Raf, Spielman has been serving high quality boiled and baked bagels and coffee since 2011. Visit their flagship store at SE 21st and Division, or one of the other shops located at NW 23rd and Lovejoy, NE 22nd and Broadway or in Multnomah Village.
Located in the historic Hawthorne district since 1948. Portland’s source for Stereo and home theater sales, service, and installation, including the largest selection of turntables and accessories. Open 7 days a week and online. The Stereo Store that Service Built.
A Portland based non-profit that provides a creative space for homeless youth to build healthy relationship-centered communities through music and art activities.
Portland's newest dance floor. Located at 615 SE Alder St with a packed slated of shows every weekend. Tickets and details at thegetdownpdx.com.
Founded in 2006 by Portland real estate developer Brian Wannamaker, the Falcon model is a rare thing: a privately funded arts organization. This allows working artists to thrive while other residents of the community can enjoy a higher quality of life throughout the neighborhood and feel good about contributing to the success of these artists.
The Sou’wester Historic Lodge and Vintage Travel Trailer Resort is a hodgepodge of accommodation types including suites, cabins, vintage travel trailers, RV & Camping spaces on the Long Beach Peninsula in historic Seaview, Washington. They offer fully self-contained as well as minimal contact stays. Just a few blocks from the beach, the Discovery Trail, and just 15 miles from Astoria, Oregon.
The Northwest Film Center is now the Portland Art Museum's Center for an Untold Tomorrow - still offering classes, summer camps, artist services, and screenings challenging for whom, by whom, and how cinematic stories are told.
P-Town Couriers LLC is Portland's freshest bicycle food delivery service delivering to the Portland metro area in an hour or less, deliver 7 days a week from 11am-10pm, lunch, dinner and everything in between. More information and a list of local eateries they work with can be found at PDXCCC.com.
The historic Crystal Ballroom -- now over a century old -- is one of those rare concert halls that can point to a proud, diverse history while also laying claim to an ongoing musical legacy. Every time you enter this majestic ballroom, let your imagination sense the tremors resonating from a century's worth of gatherings, and realize that you are joining a thriving, generations-long procession of show-goers.
MetroEast Community Media
MetroEast uses media to invigorate civic engagement, inspire diverse voices and strengthen community life. Based in Gresham, they provide access to equipment and affordable training for community members interested in expressing themselves through video.
New Deal Distillery has been proudly crafting small-batch, award-winning spirits in Portland’s Southeast industrial district since 2004. We offer a wide range of spirits made from natural, high-quality ingredients and distilled on our custom copper still. New Deal can be found at liquor stores, farmer’s markets, restaurants, bars, and our tasting room at 900 SE Salmon. Visit us and sample what we’ve been up to lately.
A physical paper, toner, and staples zine dedicated to horror films, books, comics, bands, and events. Available at comic book stores all over the Portland metro and online at StapledSpine.com

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