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Now's a GREAT time to support KBOO!

It's a busy, exciting time at KBOO. Not only are we in the midst of the KBOO Spring Membership Drive (join online now) including awesome music and public affairs specials, we've also got a bunch of KBOO benefits coming up and as always we're co-sponsoring a variety of community events. Big news is that Amy Goodman is coming to town with her brother David and they've graciously agreed to do a fundraising event for us on Monday, April 14. Check out this Benefit page for more details on how you can see Amy and David and support KBOO! Also upcoming: Jim Hightower, Maud Barlow and Earth Day. Check the Outreach and Events page for the latest details.

Welcome to the Confessional

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Each of us has a secret, guilt, shame that we carry with us. These little (and sometimes big) secrets weigh us down, hold us back from reaching our own individual potential. Sometimes we hide these secrets to avoid being judged by others, sometimes we hide them to stay out of prison. The fear of being discovered can lead to highly orchestrated daily activities to avoid being exposed, or it can hold one back from realizing true intimacy with others.

 

Ani DiFrancio Special

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Tune in on Tues April 8 from 6 to 7 pm for an hour of all things Ani DiFranco! Special highlights include cuts from her bootleg series, her first album, as well as her latest and greatest pieces too. We're offering special thank you gifts directly from her record label to KBOO members during this special.

Hope you got your tickets to her gig here in Portland on Friday April 18th cuz it is sold out!

Sneakin' Out on April Fools Day

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Pledge Drive Special -- on Tues April 1 (April Fools Day), tune in to enjoy a live performance with local musical talent Sneakin' Out. If you haven't yet heard these three guys play live, you will want to listen to this show! Be ready for some fool-hardy fun and a few very creative covers, along with their original creations. This group has some serious talent and you will see/hear more of them in the near future!

No Out Loud show Tues March 25

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There will be no Out Loud show on Tues 3/25. Instead, Prison Pipeline will have an hour special.

Out Loud in April will bring you some great local musical talent, and some national acts too!

 

The Cliks local show

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If you've read the recent edition of Just Out, you already know about The Cliks. If you haven't yet heard about this Rock-n-Roll group, get ready to be impressed! Fronted by trans-man Lucas Silveira (lead vocals/guitar), with Morgan Doctor (Drums), Nina Martinez (Guitar) and Jen Benton (Bass). Their myspace page offers loads of details.

Hear my interview with Lucas on the 3/18/8 Out Loud show: www.kboo.fm/outloud

Monday on More Talk Radio: "Open Forum"

This Monday, March 17, we are opening the phone lines for Open Forum.  This is your opportunity to share with others anything that is on your mind.

A Few Ground Rules:

You will have three minutes; we may wish to interact with you by asking for clarification or responding to a query.

No disparaging remarks about individuals.

New callers or people who seldom call are strongly encourage to join  in the conversation.

If you have a topic that you want me to raise, drop us a line and we will share it with others.

Share with others about what was your weekend like?  Your reflections on the antiwar rally and actions?  Or anything else that is on your mind.

We will hear from you on Monday!!

KBOO Broadcasts March 14 Mayoral Debate

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The African American community will be front and center for Portland’s first debate with candidates running for mayor. The debate will take place Friday March 14 from 6 to 7:30pm at Portland Community College’s Cascade Campus, in the auditorium of the Moriarty Building. KBOO will broadcast live from the public forum, which will feature six of the mayoral candidates.

In an announcement from PCC, Cascade Campus President Algie Gatewood noted, “By placing issues of importance to African Americans and other communities of color before the candidates and the voters right out of the gate, we hope to help set the tone that matters of diversity and inclusiveness are critical to the health of our city."

Uploading errors and slow connection speeds

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There have been recent reports of error messages when uploading audio and audio cutting off early during playback.  Some of these errors may be due to your own hardware or internet service perovider.  We are currently looking on our end to see if there are any malfunctions we can fix to improve performance.

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