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No Phones at KBOO

  KBOO's phone system is currently offline. We apologize for any inconvenience. -- We are working to solve this issue as soon as possible. -- Thank you so much for supporting KBOO 90.7FM Portland     Read more

Welcome back, Jacqueline Keeler! Former co-host talks with Paul about her ongoing research into "Pretendians"

Airs at: Wed, 12/07/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
    Despite the ongoing problem with our phone system, Wednesday Talk Radio will go on today. Sorry we can't take your calls!   In late October, Native journalist (and KBOO talk show host) Jacqueline Keeler, published an op-ed for the San Francisco Chronicle outlining he... Read more

Robert Hicks guests

Airs at: Wed, 12/07/2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
From Rex Reed: "...From horn choirs to big-band charts, expect one surprise after another, in an album that surpasses the season with a value that lasts all year long.   This is a triumph of wonder and joy." Robert Hicks brings this album live to our studio today. Read more

The evolution of the brain - Religion as a by product of human evolution

Airs at: Wed, 12/07/2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  Guests: Steve Pinker of Harvard speaks of the evolution of the brain. -- Philosopher Daniel Dennet argues that religion is a by product of human evolution. -- Note: Both guests discuss these heavy and profound topics from the mostly mainstream science perspective. --  ... Read more

American philosophy and jazz

Airs at: Wed, 12/07/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Paradigms
  Dan McCarthy has appreciated the work of Hunter S. Thompson for many years. This inspired Dan to find a way to musicalize Thompsons words. The result is Some Jaded, Atavistic Freakout, a jazz concept album that is unique both in terms of how the music was composed, worki... Read more

Holiday stories from Portland Story Theater's Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howard

Airs at: Thu, 12/08/2022 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
In the spirit of the holiday season, we're re-airing one of our favorite Jonesy episodes, which originally ran on December 23, 2021, the Eve of Christmas Eve. Our guests are master storytellers Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howard.  Lynne and Lawrence are the founders of Portla... Read more

Craig Thompson - from the Archive

Airs at: Thu, 12/08/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Words and Pictures celebrates its 19th anniversary on the air by inviting back its first-ever guest, Craig Thompson. Craig took the comics world by storm in 2003 with his epic graphic memoir Blankets, a poignant recollection of young love and lost innocence, and cemente... Read more

Behind the Camera with Zoran Popovic

Airs at: Fri, 12/09/2022 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for The Ghost of Hollywood
Alright wall crawlers, it’s time for Season Three right here on The Ghost of Hollywood. To kick things off, Zoran Popovic will join Poxy & Ragan on the show to discuss his career as a cinematographer along with his recent work on movies such as The Munsters, Standoff, Bad ... Read more

Favorite Folk and Roots from 2022 on Cascadia Coffeehouse

Airs at: Fri, 12/09/2022 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
Join us for a special Cascadia Coffeehouse show this Friday morning as we share some of our favorite folk and roots releases from 2022! We'll hear gems from Pharis & Jason Romero, Lucy Kaplansky, Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert, James Keelaghan, Mary Gauthier, Eliza Gilkyson, H... Read more

Swing 'n' Country with Wayne & Kathy

Airs at: Sat, 12/10/2022 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
Join Wayne & Kathy for their Saturday morning music mix. If you donate $75.00 or more during this Swing 'n' Country program (only) you'll be eligible to receive a Swing 'n' Country T-Shirt. Just go to kboo.fm and make your donation than return to the homepage and give Wayne... Read more

The Path to Inner Peace

Airs at: Sun, 12/11/2022 at 8:30am - 9:00am
Produced for Pathways
Have you ever wondered about how the concept of karma operates? Subhash Jain is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at The University of Iowa. He was born in India into a family that practiced Jainism, and he continued to do so after ... Read more

GTN Xpress Fracked Gas Pipeline Expansion

Airs at: Mon, 12/12/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Last month the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the proposed GTN XPress fracked gas pipeline expansion. The project, which would significantly increase the flow of fracked gas through the Northwest, fac... Read more