May News: The Jayhawks, Bonnie Raitt, Nada Surf, Stryper, and more


Sorry for the break from news updates, but we’ve been extraordinarily busy! We’re bringing our online store system kicking and screaming into the 21st century, and it has been labor-intensive to say the least.

We’ve picked up several new artists since we last dispatched an update – The Jayhawks, The Hip Abduction, Yarn, High Highs, and The Ragbirds all have spiffy new online stores! They’ve got news as well. Veteran outfit The Jayhawks have just released their amazing ninth album, Paging Mr. Proust. Yarn has a new album coming later in May that is now available for pre-order. In addition, The Hip Abduction, High Highs, and The Ragbirds also recently released albums. These are all things you should investigate by clicking the band names above.

Bonnie Raitt has been one of the big musical stories of 2016, returning with a new album and hitting the road with a vengeance. Her online store has also been rejuvenated with all kinds of new merch from the Dig In Deep Tour – posters, shirts, hats, and koozies await you!

Nada Surf might be one of the busiest bands on the planet right now. They released a flawless new album in February, completed a European tour, and are now hitting the road in the US for a summer jaunt. Check out dates at their website and new tour merchandise at their online store.

St Paul and The Broken Bones continue to gain new fans worldwide, and they’ve got a couple of colorful new shirts for the summer as well. Check out their store and get some eye-catching new threads!

John Moreland has a couple of very, very cool limited edition posters available in his store for the first time ever.

Stryper continue to add to their cache of goodies with new vintage baseball-style shirts, “burnout” logo shirts. dog collars, stickers, patches, temporary tattoos, and more! Check out all the ways you can Stryper-fy your life.

Thanks for your support of Port artists!