Arts and Culture

KBOO News In Depth: Felicity Fenton

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2019 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
Our News In Depth guest today is Felicity Fenton, author of the book User Not Found, from Portland’s Future Tense Books. User Not Found is a long-form essay about Felicity’s attempt to withdraw from the Internet, especially social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter,... Read more

Excerpts from "The Comedians" by Kilph Nesteroff, part 2

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 05/21/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
We continue with more readings from the book by Kilph Nesteroff, "The Comedians; Drunks, Thieves Scoundrels and the History of American Comedy" This month we cover the rise of Las Vegas and the change that comedy went through in the late 1950's with the work of Lenny Bruce ... Read more

A Certain Age

Airs at: Tue, 05/21/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks with JoAnn Johnson and Jane Bement Geesman, two of Portland's respected veteran actresses who are working together in Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone at Shaking The Tree Theatre directed by Samantha Van de Merwe. The two are joined onstage by Jacklyn Maddox an... Read more

Cool off with the Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 05/27/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Another crazy fun show with Just Jess, Dk Holm, Godiva Lee, and Fortunato bringing you music, talk and radio theater. Read more

Portland writer Jennifer Robin live in studio

Airs at: Mon, 06/17/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Another crazy fun show with Just Jess,  Fortunato and the whole Sampler Crew. Returning to the show is local writer Jennifer Robin, who has a new book, "Earthquakes in Candyland", coming out. Film critic DK Holm will review recent films Dark Phoenix and The Dead Don't Die. ... Read more

It's that time again

Airs at: Mon, 06/10/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
, The Sampler crew returns to help you cope as summer draws closer here in Portland. Work, sickness and mysterious disappearances have limited today's hosts to Just Jess and Fortunato. Due to the recent passing last week of rock and jazz legend Dr John, we ended up playing ... Read more

Memorial Day Road Trip Special to the dark side of Astoria

Airs at: Mon, 05/27/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
TODAY AT 2PM - The Sampler crew hits the road for Memorial Day as Fortunato, Just Jess, and Godiva Lee  drive to Astoria for emergency repairs to our Haunted Van. According to our own "Fan Girl At Large", Godiva Lee, the only place to fix it is at a mystic repair shop call... Read more

Interview with biographer Alan K. Rode on his new book on film director Michael Curtiz

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Featured TODAY will be a phone interview with Alan K. Rode, the author of a new biography of one of the great Hollywood film directors, Michael Curtiz. And DND Mystery Theater. Plus more music and lively talk, so TUNE IN!!! Read more

Buscando America on 05/14/19

Airs at: Tue, 05/14/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En este episodio conoce a Lua, cantautora andaluz radicada en Madrid. Daniela del Mar nos habla del proyecto artístico Letra Chueca Press. La actriz peruana Patty Alvitez nos habla de The Wolf at the Door una nueva producción del Teatro Milagro.  Read more

Peter Bagge - Expanded Audio

Airs at: Thu, 05/09/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this extended online-only conversation, we hear many more rollicking stories about Peter Bagge gained fame as the "grunge cartoonist" during the alt-comics boom of the 1990's, launching such titles as Hate, Neat Stuff, Apocalypse Nerd, and Sweatshop.  He took over th... Read more