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

Follow us on Twitter:  twitter.com/KBOOOutLoud

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

Coming Soon

Out Loud, Tuesday April 22: Portland activist Kathleen Saadat, and DJ/event organizer Coco Madrid
 

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Episode Archive

Out Loud on 09/11/12

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Tue, 09/11/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Bi/Pan Group, Local Artists!

Tune in to hear new music from local artists Felecia and the Dinosaur http://www.facebook.com/feleciaandthedinosaur4ever, as well as Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz!!!http://www.facebook.com/christine.havrilla,  http://www.christinehavrilla.com/, http://www.myspace.com/christinehavrillaUpcoming releases and shows included. We'll also be talking with Q-Center's Bi/Pansexual Conversation Group http://www.facebook.com/groups/100638600066064/  facilitators, Jill (jill@pdxqcenter.org) and Cameron!!! Don't miss this highly informative and fun evening on Out Loud Radio!

Out Loud on 09/04/12

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Not Enough! Queer Music and Arts Festival featured on Out Loud Radio

Tonight's show features music and information from the upcoming Not Enough! Queer Music & Arts Festival, happening Sept 7 & 8 at Refuge. The Not Enough! Queer Music and Art Festival 2012 is dedicated to showcasing new music and art collaborations. The events are all ages, and people under 18 get in free. Everyone is welcome!

If you network on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio there as well.

We love hearing from our listeners! Feel free to email us at OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Out Loud on 08/21/12

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Tue, 08/21/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Gay, Mormon and happily married? Welcome to Club Unicorn

Unicorns are mythical creatures.  So is Joshua Weed; a founding member of what he calls "Club Unicorn."  Joshua is a devout and happily married Mormon.  Oh, and one "small" thing.  He is also gay.  Earlier this year, Joshua and his wife Lolly, publicly came out on his blog.   While its not uncommon for Mormons who "struggle with homosexual attraction" to marry a member of the opposite sex, Josh says he accepted his orientation long ago.  Likewise, Lolly moved forward knowing she was marrying a gay man.  For both of them, it was a decision based on love and religous devotion, not gender or sexual orientation. 

Out Loud on 08/07/12

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Tue, 08/07/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Robyn Shanti guest DJ on Out Loud Radio

Robyn Shanti guest DJ on Out Loud Radio

For our first show in August, we offer an all music show! Robyn Shanti is our guest host and she'll feature music from LGBTQ artists. Robyn was the host of the longtime KBOO show, the Dharma Wheel, and tonight, we welcome her to her first Out Loud show!

Join us Tuesday @ 6pm on KBOO Community Radio

Tune in, relax & stay cool out there!

If you connect on Facebook, you can find Out Loud Radio there too.

Our email: OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Out Loud on 07/17/12

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Tue, 07/17/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Gender Neutral Bathrooms = Safer Bathrooms

For tonight's show, we'll hear from Billy, who wrote an iPhone app called TranSquat. In a nutshell, it is a gender neutral bathroom finder that locates bathrooms that are gender free relative to your current location. You can search, add and share safe discreet locations. It was written by and for the trans community. It is powered by data from safe2pee. You can help build the app by downloading and adding locations in your own communities. 

We'll have more to come so stay tuned.

Out Loud on 07/03/12

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Tue, 07/03/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes Portland's Queer Music Festival

Tune in at 6pm to hear music from the upcoming Portland Queer Music Festival, which welcomes 24 LGBTQ and allied bands on July 22 at two venues, with shows starting at 2pm. The all ages show is at Backspace and the 21 and older show is at the Someday Lounge.

This is the Second Annual Portland Queer Music Festival and we are excited to welcome Samuel in to the studios to tell us more about the music line up, and about the diffcult work of listening to over 60 bands to choose the 24 groups who will be performing on July 22.

Join us as we celebrate LGBTQ musicians!

Out Loud on 06/19/12

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Tue, 06/19/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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A queer history of Portland

Learn about Portland's queer history. We will hear from Marc Moscato from the Dill Pickle Club and Roya Amirsoleymani from PICA, who are organizers of a historically themed walking tour that's taking place on Saturday, June 23rd at 11 a.m.  Later in the show, we'll hear music from the Portland Lesbian Choir, who is celebrating their 25th anniversary with a concert taking place on Saturday, June 23rd at 7:30 p.m. at the Scottish Rite Temple in downtown Portland.

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Cascade AIDS Project guests on Out Loud

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Mon, 08/11/2008

Tune in to hear from Cascade AIDS Project staff, Alison Frye, Manager of Education & Family Services, who attended the International AIDS Conference that happened in Mexico City last week.

We'll also hear from Paul Feldman about CAP programs and services, as well as what's happening nationally and in Oregon with the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Tyra Bank's favorite trans-singer, plus live music from Three Finger Jack on Out Loud

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Mon, 08/04/2008

Tonight's show features music from and biography of Joshua Klipp, an award winning musician who also happens to be a trans-man. Plus a live performance from Three Finger Jack, our first-ever straight-ally local-band on this radio show. These musicians, plus local pianist Zach Zaitlin, will perform at Mississippi Pizza Pub on Tuesday August 12th.

What some have said about Joshua Klipp:

“A hot and talented musician”  - Tyra Banks, The Tyra Banks Show

“Joshua Klipp is the shit!  He makes every gender swoon!”
- Elizabeth Ziff, Co-executive Producer of Showtime’s   “The L Word”

Dirty Queer MC guest on Out Loud

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Mon, 07/28/2008

Recently voted 'Best place to relive your most graphic sexual encounters in front of a live audience' by Willamette Week, tune in to find out about Dirty Queer. You'll hear from Sossity Chiricuzio, MC of Dirty Queer, the monthly open mic event for queer erotica, which is also a benefit for In Other Words.

Dirty Queer happens the second Friday of every month at In Other Words (8 NE Killingsworth).

Tonight's Out Loud will be the PG-13 version of Dirty Queer, thanks to your federal government's guidelines around indencency. That would be the FCC who makes the rules around what words we can say on the radio. Tonight's radio show has been edited to play by the FCC rules. The true Dirty Queer is NOT PG-13. I like to think of it as XX rated, for the female chromosomes.

Thanks to KBOO volunteer Jacob Anderson-Minshall for this interview.

To continue the theme of performing open-mic style, you'll also hear Ani DiFranco reading "Detroit Annie, hitchiking" by Judy Grahn.

July's QLiterati featured Authors

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Mon, 07/07/2008

Carla, host, and Jacob Anderson-Minshall, host of QLiterati!, talk about the new monthly event, that takes place every 2nd Wednesday at the Q Center.  Hear from this month's QLiterati featured authors: Stacy Bias of The Fat Experience Project, and  Hilary Kyle, author of the novel The Antonym of Apathy. 

This event happens tomorrow night, Wednesday, July 9th, from 7 to 9 at the Q Cente for readings, an open mic, Q&As, treats and door prizes!

QLiterati! is hosted by Diane  and Jacob Anderson-Minshall.  Diane is Executive Editor at Curve, the nation's largest lesbian magazine, and Jacob writes the nationally syndicated column, TransNation.
QLiterati! is dedicated to promoting established local LGBTQ authors; while also attracting the occasional literary superstar and highlighting emerging writers during the open mic.

Last month's premier event attracted an engaged crowd who enjoyed free snacks and non-alcoholic drinks, fabulous door prizes and cookies awarded to audience members who posed ask questions to the authors.  Even requests for an open mic participant to share his culinary secrets were granted cookie privileges.  All this and more for the reasonable price of FREE--although donations are welcome.

Sign-ups for the 30-minute open mic start at 6:45 but interested authors can pre-register if they email the organizers at qliterati@gmail.com.  (Warning: late comers may lose their place on the docket.)  It's not necessary for authors to address gender or sexuality in their work.

QLiterati! is July 9th, 7-9pm at the Q Center 1028 SE Water Ave Portland, Oregon 97214
For more information contact the Q Center at info@pdxqcenter.org, or the hosts at qliterati@gmail.com or visit myspace.com/QLiterati!

 

Queer Youth Prom & Queer Core Youth Awards

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Mon, 06/09/2008

On Saturday June 7th, the Q Center in Portland hosted two events for queer youth. The Queer Core Youth Awards honored area youth with a ceremony and gifts. That evening was the annual Queer Youth Prom hosted by SMYRC. 

Carla attended each event and talked with participants.

Portland's Latino/a Gay Pride

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Mon, 06/02/2008

Carla interviews David, organizer with Portland's Latino/a Gay Pride events, happening Thurs June 5 through Sunday June 8. Full schedule of events on their website.

Write Around Portland's Trans Writing Group

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Mon, 05/26/2008

Barbara interviews participants from Write Around Portland's Workshop for Transgendered Adults.  Participants Jay, Jamila, and Kim talk about their writing process and the nurturing community in the group.  You will hear some of their original writings, and we'll also talk to Dawn Thompson, the Program Coordinator for Write Around

QDoc: Queer Documentary Film Festival

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Mon, 05/19/2008

Join Carla as she interviews Russ Gage and David Weissman, festival co-directors of the Queer Documentary Film Festival, happening May 29 through June 1 at the Clinton St Theater. Hear about specific movies, as well as the monthly free documentary films being shown at the Q Center.

This is the only queer documentary film festival in the US and only the second in the world. Many movies sold out last year, with over 200 people being turned away from the opening night movie! 

SMYRC celebrates 10 years! (Part 1)

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Tue, 05/13/2008

The Sexual Minority Youth Resource Center is celebrating 10 years! Carla talks with Jonathan Weedman, program director, and Trey Malicote, who serves on the Advisory Board, about SMYRC's past, present and future.

This is the adult discussion. SMYRC Part 2 (different audio piece) is the youth discussion.

The big celebration party is happening this Sat, May 17th at the Gerding Theater, located at 128 NW 11 Ave. Ticket details and also available for purchase at the SMYRC website.

SMYRC turns 10! (Part 2)

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Mon, 05/05/2008

The Sexual Minority Youth Resource Center is celebrating a decade if providing safety and support for LGBTQ youth in Oregon, through empowerment, community building and education.

In this interview, Carla talks with Zan, adult staff at SMYRC, Tori and Aaron, both are SMYRC youth, about what's going on at SMYRC - past, present and future. You'll hear personal stories, laughter, and so much more!

Part 1 (different audio piece) focuses on the business side of the organization. This Part 2 is youth focused, just like the place itself!

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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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