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AAPI Heritage Live Broadcast

Airs at: Thu, 05/16/2024 at 5:00pm - 8:30pm
  Join us May 16th, on a day of celebration and acknowledgment of Asian American Pacific Islander heritage.  We will broadcasting live from KBOO's Studio 2, in conjuction with the annual AAPI heritage fundraising event organized by APANO (Asian Pacific American Network of... Read more

Blues Carnaval: Rhythm & Rio LIVE Remote Broadcast!

Airs at: Fri, 05/10/2024 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
KBOO will be remote live broadcasting this entire event! You'll be able to hear interviews, commentary and all the crunchy grooves from wherever you enjoy your radio! Also live streaming here on the web.  Ready to Strut? Set to Samba? That’s a Rhythm and Rio Blues Carnav... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for May 20, 2024

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Inconsistency, contradictions, hypocrisy, deceptions: This episode looks at how right-wing movements are exploiting notions of antisemitism, how ecosocialists and others have thought about capitalist growth on a finite planet, and how climate legal cases against big oil ... Read more

Biomass is not a Climate Solution

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Drax, a major British global manufacturer of wood pellets for bioenergy, plans to build an industrial-scale wood pellet plant in Longview, Washington.. The proposed siting of the Longview facility, along with two proposed two large biomass mills in California, would mark a ... Read more

Freeman's Challenge with Robin Bernstein

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, May 20th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Robin Bernstein about the release of her new book. “Freeman’s Challenge" is a provocative, robust, and rigorously researched interrogation of the historical meaning of ... Read more

Radnectar: Live in 1990 at the Julián Carrillo Auditorium; presentation of the 2024 LP: Atrás del Cosmos: Cold Drinks, Hot Dreams (1980)

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for La Ruleta
Presentation of the recently released LP of the legendary recording by Atrás del Cosmos: Cold Drinks Hot Dreams. Originally released on a very limited edition cassette in 1980, we are very happy to play this remastered document of Mexican Free Jazz with Henry West on Saxoph... Read more

Talking Earth with Laura Winter, Flavia Rocha and Jennifer Perrine

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Talking Earth
Tonight's edition ofTalking Earth, hosted by dan raphael, features Portland poets Laura Winter, Flavia Rocha and Jennifer Perrine. dan will also read a couple poems by non-Portland poets.  Laura Winter is the author of poetry collections, broadsides and performance project... Read more

Dick Powell as Philip Marlowe in Murder My Sweet

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 05/21/2024 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Tonight the bedtime radio show for grownups presents the Lux Radio Theater adaptation of the 1944 RKO Pictures production of Raymond Chandler's 1940 detective novel Farewell My Lovely. Retitled as Murder My Sweet,. Dick Powell sheds his pretty boy image of the previous deca... Read more

Dylan Raasch

Airs at: Tue, 05/21/2024 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 11.30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews sneaker designer Dylan Raasch [PRONOUNCED ROSH] about the show Future Now: Virtual Sneakers to Cutting-Edge Kicks, which is on now at the Portland Art Museum until August 11.  Raasch is a former Artistic Dir... Read more

Blonde on a Bum Trip with Mikki Gillette

Airs at: Tue, 05/21/2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
Please join us on Tuesday, 21st at 6:00 pm for Transpositive PDX on KBOO Community Radio 90.7fm as we talk with playwright Mikki Gillette and actor Ruby Welch about "Blond on a Bum Trip" playing now at Reed Theater. "Blonde on a Bum Trip" is vibrant backstage comedy, the pl... Read more

Film at 11 celebrates Star Wars and the moth of May with Mike Russell and others, for 24 May, 2024

Airs at: Fri, 05/24/2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Mike Russell joins us to discuss two new books in the British Film Institute's Film Classics series, one on Star Wars, the other on The Empire Strikes Back, geared to the latest Star Wars series The Book of Boba Fett. In addition, Jeff Godsil looks at the career of Sylvia S... Read more

2024 Bluegrass Marathon

This special programming was broadcast Saturday, March 16th, 9am to 5pm for the 2024 Bluegrass Marathon on KBOO! 8 hours of live bluegrass performed by 13 of your favorite local bands and special archived performances We were live in the studio at 20 SE 8th, and we did l... Read more