Active Listening

Spinning an eclectic mix of hip hop, soul, folk, and world music for the revolution every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month- the Seamstress of Sound is sure to keep you active.  Like artist page "Active Listening With the Seamstress Of Sound" on Facebook for updates and sneak peaks on ticket giveaways!  If you are groovin to this music please comment on the Kboo site-Your feedback is important!

 

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Active Listening on 12/06/12

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Thu, 12/06/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 12/07/2012 - 12:00am
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Active Listening Tonight! 10-midnight

 Active Listening tonight! Thursday 10-Midnight

 If you don't want a lump of coal in your stocking, tune in at 10pm after attending the Community Coal Export Hearing (Rally at 5/Hearing at 6) 

1333 Northeast Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard (Wear Red)

As always, the Seamstress of Sound brings you an eclectic mix of hiphop, soul, folk and world rhythms sure to keep you active. (2nd and 4th Thursdays*) 

December 1st and 2nd Thursdays

Active Listening on 11/22/12

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Thu, 11/22/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 11/23/2012 - 12:00am
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Spinning an eclectic mix of hip hop, soul, folk, and world music

Active Listening on 11/08/12

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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 11/09/2012 - 12:00am
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Spinning an eclectic mix of hip hop, soul, folk, and world music

Active Listening on 10/25/12

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Thu, 10/25/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 10/26/2012 - 12:00am
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Spinning an eclectic mix of hip hop, soul, folk, and world music

Active Listening on 10/12/12

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Fri, 10/12/2012 - 12:00am - 2:00am
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Brasilian Music

Active Listening on 09/27/12

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Thu, 09/27/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 09/28/2012 - 12:00am
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Spinning an eclectic mix of hip hop, soul, folk, and world music

Active Listening on 09/13/12

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Thu, 09/13/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 09/14/2012 - 12:00am
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The Seamstress is Back

 She's back in town...and ready to jam. One year later.  A broadcast by the Seamstress of Sound. Get ready to get active...

Active Listening on 03/22/12

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Thu, 03/22/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 03/23/2012 - 12:00am
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Active Listening

Join DJ Benjamin for a musical journey on Thursday, March 22 beginning at 10pm.

DJ Benjamin sits behind the board for Active Listening this week, taking the musical journey from genres such as folk, soul, hip hop, and blues in both the United States and countries across the planet.

Sit back and enjoy the two-hour experience, Thursday evening beginning at 10pm, on your community radio station KBOO 90.7 FM in Portland or on-line at kboo.fm

Active Listening on 02/23/12

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Thu, 02/23/2012 - 10:00pm - Fri, 02/24/2012 - 12:00am
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It won't be pretty

D.J. What The's "Hour of Silence" presents a tribute to the greats who made radio what it is today.  Following services, entertainment will be provided by Ronald Shannon Jackson, the Nels Cline Singers, Last Exit, Machine Gun, the right honorable Vernon Reid, Los Hermanos Brotzman, Living Colour, Jedi Mind Tricks, Circus, D. Galas, Archie Shepp, Rashied Ali, Primus, five guys named Fred, and that Zorn fellow who gets all the press.  

Active Listening on 08/11/11

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Thu, 08/11/2011 - 10:00pm - Fri, 08/12/2011 - 12:00am
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The Seamstress host local hip hop artist Dylan Muldrew

Active Listening hosts special guest Dylan Muldrew.  Freshly back from Fire in the Canyon Muldrew will share highlights of the festival, his top 10 songs for the summer and a live in studio performance.

Stay tuned!

(this is the next to last episode of Active Listening for one year-please direct comments about this show to the programming committee) 

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Zoo on the BOO an interviewooo with the Seamstress of Sound

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Thu, 04/11/2013

Osmosis Muldrew Zoo album dropped and he's in the studio with the Seamstress discussing the album and being backed by his crew.* Yes there were probably 10 dudes in the studio that night. Enjoy some up and coming local talent!

 

 

*not all lyrics reflect the values of the DJ

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Active Listening-live interview with MC Omar Offendum 1-24-13

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Thu, 01/24/2013

Active Listening hosts an interview between the Seamstress of Sound and MC/Beatmaker Omar Offendum listen in for some sneak peaks of his new work and from his last album Syrianamericana. 

Click here for Offendum's webpage

featuring clips from work by Sami Matar, Ayah, the Narcycist, D.A.M., Amir SulaimanDJ Boo, Bei Ru, Dennis Brown and Freeway.

Active Listening: Seatttle's own Black Stax live interview with the Seamstress 5/26/11

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Fri, 05/27/2011

 Check out this interview with up and coming Seattle's own Black Stax.

Active Listening: The Seamstress interviews Rose Bent Trio, Lady Trinity, Miss Chief and Jacque about their new album.

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Fri, 12/03/2010

 Check it out folks, Rose Bent came in for a candid interview session and spit some fine rhymes.

Enjoy- and don't forget to head out to their record release Friday at Backspace (all ages, doors open at 8)

Playlists

Active Listening playlist for 04/14/2011

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04/14/2011
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Erykah BaduTelephoneNew Amerykah
Sean HayesSoul Shakerrun wolves Run
MysticFallen AngelsCuts for Luck Scars for Freedom
Balkan Beat BoxWhyBlue Eyed Black Boy
Rose Bent (PORTLAND!)Hey DaddyRose Bent
Natascha AtlasIskanderiaDiaspora
Arabian Knightz feat Shadia MansourPrisoneryoutube
Tony Allen, Res, Ray Lema, Baaba Maal, Positive Black Soul, and Archie SheppNo AgreementRed Hot and Riot
Shamarr Allen, Dee 1, Paul Sanchez, and Bennie of Hot 8Sorry Aint Enough No Moreyoutube
Mos Def etc...Aint My Faultyoutube
Sunni PatersonWe Made ItDef Jam
Hot 8 Brass BandWhat's My Name LiveYou Tube
Max Ribner (PORTLAND!)New Old LeansAmani
Prince PaulVexual HealingPsychoanalysis
Mos DefWahidThe Ecstatic
Seasunz and J. Bless feat Stic ManFood FightEarth Amplified
Dead PrezBe HealthyLet's Get Free
Midnite and youssoupha SidibeLiving DrumFor All
Damian Jr. Gong MarleyIt was writtenHalfway Tree
Manfila KanteN tesseGuinea Vibrations
SadeThe Safest PlaceSoldier of Love
Cotton belly/ SadeBy Your SideRed Hot and Riot
Seinabo SeyOutlines
Aloe BlaccLong Time ComingShine Through
CommonThe LightLike Water for Chocolate
Natacha Atlas Remixed by DJ SpookyDudenThe Remix Collection
K'naanMy Old HomeThe Dusty Foot Philosopher
DJ ShadowBroken Levee BluesThe Outsider
Fred Williams and the Jewels BandTell HerMidwest Funk 45s from Tornado Alley
Silvio RodriguezUnicornio Azullive
Midnite and Youssoupha SidibeKnowFor All
Kid Cudithe EndMan on the moon 2

Active Listening playlist for 04/07/2011

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Living LegendsWar and Peace
Shook TwinsBeat Box Medley
J-LiveThem Thats Not
Talib Mos and Hi TekThis Means You
LowkeyLong Live Palestine
Suheir HammadIn America
Afro Cuban All StarsAmor Verdadero
Lila DownsViborita
Afro Cuban All StarsWarariansa
Billie HolidaySolitude
Billie Remixed and Reimagined
Shook TwinsLost
Susana BacaEste Tarde
Max RibnerKick Back
Sa-Ra CollectiveCosmic Balll
Erykah Badu
PharcydeRunnin
B-Side PlayersNuestras Demandas
Ibrahim Ferrar
BjorkGloomy Sunday
SadeSoldier of Love
Lyrics BornCallin Out
Carlos EmbaleConsuelate Como Yo
Unsung Heros feat TYRight Here in Front of YOu
AceyaloneMs Amerrika
LowkeySomething Wonderful
Climbing PoetreeHit it
Watoto From the NileLetter to Lil Wayne
Beats AntiqueDope Crunk
Shadia Feat DAMKollon....
Talib Kweli feat Justin TimberlakeThe Nature
Mohammed Alfarra feat Darrious and Big EShorty

Thanks to Soul'd Out Fest, Siren Nation and the Shook Twins. Heads up, we-oops I mean Israel is launching another heavy offensive into Gaza. Wake up Get up.

 

Active Listening playlist for 03/24/2011

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Wycleff JeanPresident
Afro Cuban All StarsAmor Verdadero
Lauryn HillA Change is Gonna Come
Donald HarrisonWind Cries Mary/The Greatest
Mos Def/ Hot 8 Brass BandIt Aint my fault
Notorious B.I.G.Respect
Isley Bros feat Raphael Saadiq and Kevin WootonHarvest for the World
Raphael SaadiqDoin' what I can
The FugeesThe Beast
Lauryn Hillex-Factor
Giant PandaAIM
Modesky, Martin and Woodnocturnal transmission
Erykah Badusoldier
Sadelong hard road
Sean hayessoul shaker
Bob Marleythem belly full
Shadia Mansourhamdulilah gaza
Lauryn Hillforgive them father
K'naanstrugglin'
Mos Def and Talib Kwelirespiration
Giant Pandalet it go
The FugeesVocab
Lauryn HillDoo Wop (That Thing)
Calle Treceno hay nadie como tu
HieroglyphicsHeatish
Kid cudiin the mood
james blakelimit to your love
max ribneroli
jose jamessave your love for me
nina simonei can't see nobody
afro cuban allstarsmaria caracol
third worldrejoice

Active Listening playlist for 03/10/2011

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Blackalicious/Nikki GiovanniEgo Trip
Billy Holiday remix
Ann PeeblesI cant stand the rain
Angelique Kidijoout of africa
Fugeesready or not remix
Lauryn HillI Used to Love Him
Lauryn Hill/Bob MarleyTurn Your Lights Down Low
Watoto from the NileLetter to Lil Wayne
India ArieStrength Courage and Wisdom
Rose BentI think about it all the time
Sade/NeptunesBy Your Side
Cyndi LauperTime After Time
MadonnaLa Isla Bonita
BlondieHeart of Glass
BanglesWalk Like an Egyptian
EurythmicsSweet Dreams
SeamstressAsmaa Mahfouz Amy Goodman
F. Kruger feat LinnPushin On
E BaduThat Hump
E BaduLove
E BaduCleva
E BaduApple Tree
Billie HolidayStrange Fruit
Roberta FlackJust Like A Woman
Natasha AtlasMans World
Ursula RuckerUntitled Flow
Salt n PepaSpinderellas Not a Fella
Missy Elliot/BeyonceNothin out there for me
Diana Ross/Marvin GayeMy Mistake
Diana RossLove Child
Ani DifrancoAmerica
Joan as PolicwomanFurious
Tina TurnerWhats Love got to Do with it
Judy MowattSisters Chant
Sweet Honey and tMemories
Susana BacaSoldade
Seinabo SeyOutlines

Active Listening playlist for 02/24/2011

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Baka BeyondAncestors Voice
KnaanWash it down
SadeSoldier of Love
OutkastMainstream
Slum VillagePlayers
Lauryn HillWhen It hurts so bad
Erykah BaduThat Hump
Rose BentA New Tomorrow
Jill ScottHoney Molasses
Dont Worry Be Happy
Veloso
Al GreenHow Can You Mend a Broken Heart
ChiwonosoLook to the Spirit
Bob MarleyRevolution
Amr Diab
Pete SeegerGrey Goose
PopcornApache
Tina TurnerI Cant Stand the Rain
Marvin GayeSexual Healing
Rick JamesMary Jane
Ursula RuckerTime
Brand NubianTime is Running OUt
Ceelo GreenSometimes
Gil Scott HeronOn Coming from a Broken HomeG
Gil Scott HeronInterview
HArold ButlerLiberation
Max RibnerNew Old Leans
Hugh MasekelaGrazing the Grass
Jill ScottBedda At Home
Rose BentTrickin on Remix
J-liveBRaggin Writes
Kid CudiThe End
Curtis MayfieldRappin/Hell Below

Active Listening playlist for 02/10/2011

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Sunni PatersonSong for Iya Oshun
Seinabo SeyOutlines
Bob MarleySlave Driver
TINA and ikeIve been loving you
TootsIve got Dreams
Ursula RuckerUntitled Flow with King Britt
Amy Goodman/Asma MahfouzRevolution Egypt
DJ ShadowShort Stem Long Stem
E BaduTwinkle
Mos Def/RulerAuditorium
Arabian KnightzNew Day feat Deeb
Natasha AtlasMistaneek
DAMYa Saydeeti
Kid CudiWild cuz Im YoungI
J DillaMy People
E BaduTelephone
RH FactorFamily
Raphael Saadiq/D'AngeloBe Here
Marvin GayeSexual Healing
K'naanFatima
Dusujdon Benfe
Los MirlosEl Milagro Verde
Youssou NdourAfrica
Negrea Love Dub
India ArieStrength Courage and Wisdom, Brown Skin
Gil Scott HeronOn Coming from A Broken Home
GURU/RootsLift Your Fist
Qtip/Norah JonesLife Is Better
Africa BambaataShout it Out
PrinceSign of the Times
MJRemember the Time
Rose BentTrickin on Myself

Active Listening playlist for 01/27/2011

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Max RibnerAmani
Max Ribneroli
RH FactorHardgroove
Erykah BaduThink Twice feat Roy Hargrove
The MarkaysLast Night
MIdniteWise Mind
Medicine for the PeopleGhost Embodied
Afro Q BenConjunction
Third WorldRejoice
Build an ArkCollective
De la soul/maceo parkerI be blowin
dangeloFeel like makin love
max ribnerhold on tight
Ernest RanglinSurfin
Cheikh loSenegal Bresil
MidniteGot Heat
Mosley WottaBoom For Real
mosely WottaSmoke
MOsley WoTtaConsolidate

Active Listening playlist for 01/13/2011

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Kaziah JonesMessage in the Bottle
Chris TurnerLiquid Love
Original CastFreedom, LiberationSelma
Max RibnerHold On TightAmani
WarI Had a DreamEric Burden Declares War
Martin Luther KingI have a Dream
Erykah BaduTwinkleNew Amerykah pt 1
Erykah BaduSoldierNew Amerykah pt 1
Janet JacksonState of the WorldRhythm Nation
Guru2Jazzmataz Streetsoul
Sierra Leone Refugee All StarsDununyaRise and Shine
Neville BrothersYour Times UpTreacherous
Kid CudiRevolutionMan on the Moon Two
Rick JamesMary JanesCome Get It
Erykah BaduBack in the DayWorld Wide Underground
Max RibnerNew Old LeansAmani
El ChicanoViva TiradoCelebration
Joe BataanChevre Que ChevreCall My Name
mama DiabateKoffi ColaN'Na Niwale
Yousou N'DourBaay NiasseEgypt
Erykah BaduReturn of the AnkhNew Amerykah Pt 2
Kid CudiThe MoodMan on the Moon
Salt n PepaShoopSingle
Isaac HayesDo Your ThingBest of
PrinceHey LoverBest of
Nina Simone GroovefinderAint Got NoRemixed and Reimagined
Ike and Tina TurnerFunkier Than a Mosquitos TweeterWorkin Together
Gil Scott HeronNew York Is Killing MeIm New Here
Roots Manuva
CymandeDoveCymande
Jose JamesPark Bench PeopleThe Dreamer
Climbing PoetreeEven if She Can't FlyAmmunition

Active Listening playlist for 12/30/2010

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Unsung Heroes and TY feat BreisRight Here in Front of You
oliver mutukudzikunzwe Kwadaka
dance mix
GidigidimajimajiAtoti Pt 2
Various`Libre Ego
Les Nubians#4
Mahmoud AhmedTenbelel Loga
Pierre AkadengueOsiro
Uyasebenza MntakababaMama Kalindwe
King Sunny AdeSunny Ti De Ariya
Prophets of the CityTownship Dwella
Amadou and MiriamBaara
Mahmoud AhmedAbet/Yes Please
Mahmoud AhmedOhoho Gedama
Mahmoud AhmedSalam Peace
Fela KutiShakara
Damien MarleyFriends
Bibson/XumanKay Jel Mal
Congotronix
Missa Luba
Soweto Gospel ChoirJerusalem
Hugh MasakelaJohannesburg Hi Life
AkadengueAzeva
ChiwanosoKurima
Miriam MakebaSiyahamba
Mahmoud AhmedBelomy Benna

Active Listening playlist for 12/09/2010

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12/09/2010
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Erykah BaduAppletree Summertime Mix
India AireBrown Skin
LowKeySomething Wonderful
Natasha AtlasA Man's World
Beats AntiqueDaze
Zion IFlow
Sunni Patterson feat Katherine CleaverWe Made It
Gil Scott HeronOn Coming from a Broken Home Pt 1
Saul WilliamsSha Clack Clack
Cheikh LoSenegal Bresil
SidestepperMas Papaya
Dead PrezAfrika Hot
Rose BentTrickin On Remix
DJ KrushStill Island
Brand NubianRun Free
Democracy Now
Prince PaulVexual Healing
Nina SimoneFunkier than a Mosquitos Tweeter
AceyaloneBBoy
Mos DubTravellin Underground
Easy Star All StarsExit Music For a Film
RadioheadWeird Fishes/Arpeggi
ImpressionsKeep on Pushin
PharcydePassing Me By
Nas and Damien MarleyPatience
Les EscrocsPirates
Nickodemus feat Carol CCleopatra in New York
J DillaWild (Instrumental)

Comments

nutria

thanks for good tunes last night. you should be every week, not every 2! if you can figure out how, let's brew something from the rest of my shiso this fall. It is pretty big. I have been waiting for it to flower but I don't think it will now... nutria

Who did "sometimes nothing

Who did "sometimes nothing is what you believe in"...
Didn't see it online-

RI~!

 

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