Out Loud

Out Loud is KBOO's queer culture radio show, celebrating & serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning & allied communities. We feature interviews with community groups, authors, musical talent, and anyone from the queer & allied communities. We strive to give voice to those not heard in the main stream media.

Out Loud is a community created radio show. We need volunteers to help create Out Loud. Please consider getting involved! Email us if you have any questions, or even if you just want to say 'Hi!'

For more national and international LGBTQ news and information, check out This Way Out Radio

To submit event announcements, to share an idea or feedback and to contact the folks who create the show, email OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

If you network on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio at www.facebook.com/KBOOOutLoud

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Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Episode Archive

Out Loud on 12/06/11

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Tue, 12/06/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Interviews with two new voices in the LGBTQ Community

 Coming to Out Loud Radio December 6th will be an interview with Jennifer Pizer, newly appointed Director of Research for The Williams Institute, a think tank focussing on LGBTQ issues in America. Jennifer will focus on the top Gay news items of 2011 and what she thinks we should watch for in 2012.

The second half of the show will be an interview I recently had with David Weekley, who for more than 28 years has been an ordained minister. David recently published his first book, titled, "In from the Wilderness" a fascinating memoir of his transgender journey.

Out Loud on 11/15/11

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Tue, 11/15/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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An evening with the Portland Gay Men's Chorus

 Coming to Out Loud Radio on November 15th is an evening with the Portland Gay Men's Chorus. Bob Mensel, Artistic Director for for PGMC will be in the studio to discuss the history of the chorus in Portland, as well as its future. In addition there will be plenty of music from past performances as well as music from their newest CD. Some of the music will be tied in to the upcoming World AIDS Day and how that event has shaped the direction that PGMC has taken. Be with us Tuesday, Nov. 15th from 6pm to 7pm, only on listener supported KBOO-FM. 

Out Loud on 10/18/11

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Tue, 10/18/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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An exposé on AIDS Denialism

What is the cause of AIDS? Most people would say HIV. The human immunodeficiency virus. There is however, a small, yet vocal movement of people who question this widely believed fact, and the science behind it. Tune into Out Loud on Tuesday, October 18th at 6 p.m.

Out Loud on 09/20/11

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Tue, 09/20/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Live radio from Portland's Q Center Tues @ 6pm in celebration of the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Tonight we co-create live radio with our community, in our community! Out Loud joins the celebration at the QCenter to celebrate the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.

Out Loud on 05/03/11

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Tue, 05/03/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Poeina Suddarth sings and we hear from the QCenter production of the Vagina Monologues

Tonight our Membership Drive Special includes performer Belinda Carroll from Q Center Presents: The Vagina Monologues. We also welcome Poeina Suddarth to share a bit about her latest project The Bedroom Show, and she'll sing a few songs for us, while she's here. Tune in Tuesday at 6pm.

Until then, stay proud and live out loud! And thanks to all of our new members and thanks for the support to our renewing members too!

Out Loud on 10/05/10

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Tue, 10/05/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud Special FUNd-raiser $pecial
Out Loud is your only source for locally-produced, community-created, non-profit, very queer radio. Tonight we ask for your financial support during our fall membership drive. Call 503-232-8818 during our show tonight and make a pledge of support for queer voices on the radio!

For the love of community radio, Christine Havrilla and Jacob $hue return to our studios to play more live music. This duo rocked our studios a couple of weeks ago, and tonight they'll have the mics for most of the show!

Out Loud on 09/28/10

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Tue, 09/28/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer Culture radio turns the spotlight on the Butch Voices Conference
Tonight's show highlights talent from the upcoming BUTCH Voices Portland 2010 Regional Conference, happening this weekend in Portland.

Their Butch Buffet event (Sat Oct 2) features a wide range of performers and talent. We'll talk one of the event headliners Ivan Coyote.

Out Loud on 09/14/10

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Tue, 09/14/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Celebrating Queer Art

Out Loud on 08/10/10

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Examination of role sexuality and gender play in human trafficking

Gender, Sexuality & Human Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery in Portland, Oregon

On Tuesday, August 10, 2010, at 6 pm Pacific Out Loud hosts a panel of experts who will be discussing sex and human trafficking, the role gender and sexuality have in this modern day slave-trade, and how this is happening right here in Portland, Oregon.


A human trafficked homeless 16-year old boy was asked what agencies in Portland could do in order to help him and thousands like him get off the street, he paused and then turned to the folks at a partnered organization and said “Obliterate Stark Street.”

Out Loud on 07/20/10

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Tue, 07/20/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer Culture on Out Loud Radio

Tune in to KBOO's queer hour to hear from individuals working toward making an impact on our communities.

Life can be difficult for any young person, but there are added challenges for lesbian, bisexual, gay, trans and queer youth in rural Oregon. Tonight we talk to The Living Room, the queer youth drop-in center in Clackamas County.

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Outloud welcomes The Cabin Project and Mattachine Social on this show!

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Tue, 05/29/2012

The wonderful Cabin Project joined us on this program for the first half hour to play music and talk about their work.  They will be playing a show on Friday, June 8th at Mississippi Studios at 9pm with Deertracks and Noulea. You can buy tickets here!

In the second half of the program, we were joined by the amazing Mattachine Social to play some of their music and talk about their work.  They will be releasing an EP on June 12th and headlining the Portland Pride Festival.  You can find out more about by liking them on Facebook by clicking here!

Why is Queer discrimination not also known as Adult Bullying?

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Tue, 04/24/2012

 

On today's show we will look at the upcoming 'Amendment 1' battle in North Carolina, hear some words of wis-dumb from our old pal Newt Gingrich on what America means, and discuss the recent updates in what is supposed to be a completly dead practice: Sexual Conversion Therapy.

Today's show is special as it is a CALL-IN SHOW!!! All callers welcome!

 

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Queer Culture Radio

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Tue, 04/10/2012

Tonight we feature music from God-des and She, who are performing live in Portland on Friday April 13th at SMYRC's new location. We start the show with a music break with Struggle from God-des and She.

Our first guest is Chana Wilson to discuss her memior, Riding Fury Home. Chana is reading from her memoir on Monday April 16 @ 6pm @ In Other Words.

Music break with Love Machine from God-des and She.

Next we welcome Jess, the Youth Program Manager at the Sexual Minority Youth Resource Center. SMYRC has undergone some huge changes recently, including moving to a new location. Jess shares recent news, and invites everyone to their big celebration & official ribbon cutting party at the new location (2406 NE Sandy Blvd) on Friday, April 13th!

Music break with Yeah Yeah Yeah from God-des and She.

Sunny Clark, from SS Productions, joins us to share some community events & announcements. We cover alot of great events, so have something handy to write down the details.

Music break with You Know My Name from God-des and She. This is the first single released from their fourth album.

Carla wraps up the show with an invite to the 10 year anniversary celebration for Out Loud happening on Friday May 11 at Crush. Join us as we celebrate queer culture

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Manifest and the Smart Recovery Program

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Tue, 04/03/2012

On this evening's program, we speak to representatives from the Artists Repertory Theatre about 'Standing On Ceremony', the gay marriage plays, a group of short plays that explore issues surrounding marriage equality.

Later, we interview the wonderful Bart Church and Alan Silver from the organization known as Manifest, a non-profit men’s wellness community with regular groups and monthly classes.

In our last segment, we interview with the amazing Alex Levin and Shad Alexander from the  Smart Recovery Program.  The Smart Recovery Program is a nonprofit organization created with the goal of helping people achieve freedom from abusive behaviors.  The group meets at the Q center on Monday evenings.

Click here for more information.

Queer Health and Fierceness

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Wed, 03/28/2012

On today's show we will discuss Queer Health and Fierceness (a topic all us Queers and Allies must know).

From the Center for American Progress we have Kellan Baker. With his amazing work as a health policy analyst and LGBTQ Health researcher, the CAP has been instrumental in making sure all Queers have access to quality health care. On the show we will talk about his amazing work and the role the Affordable Care Act has on Queer health

Miss Gay Oregon 35 (James) will be joining us today to talk about the world of Drag and Female Impersonation. Also, as part of the Imperial Sovereign Rose Court, James will discuss some of the philanthropic work he does for LGBTQ youth including scholarship and community work More information about them can be found at www.rosecourt.org

Reid Decker and James Dixon from Red Dress PDX will talk about the upcoming Red Dress Party that raises money for Our House, Cascade Aids Project, and Quest Center! More information can be found at www.reddresspdx.com

Lastly, Ernesto Dominguez and Kayla Johnston from the Oregon Queer Youth Summit will share with us some of the amazing work that is going on for the event on May 12th at 8:45am-5:45pm at PSU Smith Memorial Student Union (visit www.chatpdx.org/oqys  for more information)

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Out Loud for Tuesday, March 20th 2012

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Tonight’s show features author Everett Maroon who wrote a “comical memoir” about his life as a transgender man. Also on the show, we’ll hear from Jennifer Lanier, a cast member of Tarell Alvin McCraney’s “The Brother/Sister Plays”, a trilogy of plays that will be split into two shows, the first which opens at the Portland Playhouse Theatre on March 31st. The second show will open on April 21st.

Out Loud on Tues March 6

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Tue, 03/06/2012

Tonight we feature local change agents working on making impacts in our larger communities.

Before we welcomed our first guest, we took a music break with 'Una Mujer' from Renee Muzquiz's CD "Gay in Texas". This music was featured in 'Bunkin' with You in the Afterlife', the musical produced by BroadArts Theatre. The final run of this performance is this weekend at Interstate Firehouse Community Center on Friday March 9 and Saturday March 10.

Our first guest was Ty Stober, Board Chair for Washington United for Marriage, and we discussed that special something that happened in WA state recently. Ty invited listeners to participate in upcoming Town Hall discussions regarding marriage equality, hosted by Equal Rights Washington.

Music break from Glitterfruit, playing 'Gay Country Song'. Glitterfruit will perform with Lynx and Tender Forever on Friday March 16th at Lewis & Clark College's Agnes Flanagan Chapel, as part of the Gender Symposium.

Dayna Morrison, coordinator for the LGBTQ Health Coalition, joins us to discuss the Meaningful Care Conference happening on Friday March 30th in Portland. 

Music break from Glitterfruit, playing 'Yelling in the Dark'.

Next we welcome Paige, a student at Lewis & Clark college, to discuss the upcoming Gender Studies Symposium, a free event that welcomes the public and is happening Wed March 14 through Friday March 16th.  

We wrap up the show with a new special guest segment featuring Fag & Hag. Fag & Hag dish on local events & encourage you to support local music & arts communities.

If you network on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio on FB too!

If you're on Twitter, find @KBOOOutLoud there, as well!

Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Labor, Socialism, Race, and Queer rights!

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Tue, 02/28/2012

Tune in to this weeks show where we will discuss two exciting topics!

The first is looking at the similarities between the Labor movement and the Queer movement with Dr. Joesph Zompetti (School of Communication at Illinois State University) and Sherry Wolf (Author of Sexuality and Socialism: History, Politics, and Theory of LGBT Liberation).

Also, in honor of Black history month, we will talk with Dr. Antonio (Jay) Pastrana, Jr. (Department of Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York) about the interconnection between Race and LGBT Social Movement Organizing.

Outloud Interviews Local Artist Logan Lynn

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Tue, 02/21/2012

In this show, Sasha speaks with local musician-writer-activist Logan Lynn about his work and lots of other topics and we play three amazing songs. You can learn more about his work by clicking here!!

In the second half of the program, This Way Out brings us the story of how Washington State won marriage equality. 

Stay proud, and keep on living Outloud!

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Queering Sex, Love and Relationships

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Tue, 02/14/2012

To celebrate Valentines Day, we are queering sex, love and relationships with a two hour special!

We welcome Myshkin, from Myshkin's Ruby Warblers, to the show and we'll feature new music from her latest record 'That Diamond Lust'.  Tracks from the album featured on this show included "Pity" "Whalebone Skirt" "Hoopa" "Lucky" and "Saturnalia."

We also welcome Molly Franks, Health Educator from Multnomah County Health Department's STD/HIV/Hep C programs. Molly will update us on the Health Department's health promotion work, and we discuss latest trends with sexually transmitted infections. She also shares tips for preventing STIs, where to get tested for STIs, and why communication is so important in relationships.

Kyle Z, Certified Clinical Sexologist and a certified Sex Educator, joins the conversation later in the show. Kyle will address common questions about sexual health, and he'll offer tools for self care for healthy relationships. Kyle answers questions from the community about sexual health, healthy relationships, preventing sexually transmitted infections, and just about anything you might ask about sex. 

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Cascade AIDS Walk

Just wanted to remind listeners looking for information about AIDS, you can reach the statewide AIDS Hotline at 800-777-2437.  Cascad Aids project can be found at cascadeaids.org or 503-223-5907.  Thanks-  Jacob Anderson-Minshall

 

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