Arts and Culture

NOTICE: KBOO’s board meeting scheduled for Monday, July 22nd at 6PM has been cancelled. The reason for the cancellation is that many board members are traveling/on vacation and so quorum is not possible. The next scheduled board meeting will be on Monday, August 26th at 6PM. Questions or comments can be emailed boardfeedback@kboo.org. Thank you.

KBOOs 51st Birthday Party and Birthday Cake Potluck

Join us on Sunday June 2nd from 2-4pm at KBOO Community Radio 20 SE 8th Avenue for our 51st Birthday Party! It's a BIRTHDAY CAKE POTLUCK, so bring the cake you want to eat in this world, and come celebrate with music, fun, station tours, casual converstation, and Birthday ... Read more

The Holy Crowley Hour on 7/22/19

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/23/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for The Holy Crowley Hour
Welcome to the hot summer nights edition of The Holy Crowley Hour, the radio show that comes with its own air conditioning. Our guests tonight are Emma Brown and Sean Abplanalp of the Portland-based podcast Husk. Dmitri Ivanovic is missing, and only Emma and Sean know where... Read more

Stephanie Anne Johnson Live Birthday Set. Dave Dalton Interview

Airs at: Sun, 07/21/2019 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Astral Traveling
Stephanie Anne Johnson is a multifaceted vocalist who enjoys singing handwritten acoustic soul music, performing in some of the greatest musical theater ever written and being a teaching artist in and around the Seattle area. In the past few years, they’ve performed with Or... Read more

The Journey of Lady Buddha

Airs at: Tue, 07/23/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae presents  a half-hour version of The Journey of Lady Buddha. The full-length piece originally produced in 199899 is a an hour-long personal and historical exploration of cultural conflicts in spirituality and the search for the Asian goddess of compassion and mercy,... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews MK Guth about the state of art in Portland

Airs at: Tue, 07/23/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday July 23, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews MK Guth. MK is the Director of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies at the Pacific Northwest College of Art. She talks about the state of art in Portland, and the art infrastructure of funding, grants, ... Read more

Summertime Radio Party 07.19.19

Airs at: Fri, 07/19/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 07/20/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Plugged In
Sean does his usual unusual thing on the usual unusual Friday Night Radio Party. Radio party crashers to be expected. Read more

The making of Casablanca

Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/16/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
An insightful, and extensively researched look behind the scenes of the production of one of the greatest American movies "Casablanca". "We started out to make a good picture" said producer Hal Wallis "We never dreamed it would become a classic". Fortunato reads excerpts fr... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Nicola Lopez about her print show called Hybrids

Airs at: Tue, 07/16/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday July 16, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews Nicola Lopez about her print show called Hybrids which runs at the Elizabeth Leach Gallery through August 31.  Lopez’s new prints combine trees with naked billboards. She talks about the relationship between ... Read more

Talking Earth "Passages: From Grief to Healing," in memory of Robert LaMorticella

Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Talking Earth
Poet and Talking Earth host Barbara LaMorticella dedicates tonight’s show to her husband, Robert LaMorticella, on what would have been  his 81st birthday.  Robert passed away in July of 2018, and tonight Barbara reads and talks about this passage with two fellow poets, Sage... Read more