La Ruleta

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Airs at: Fri, 04/24/2020 at 10:00pm - 12:00am
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The 2nd and 4th Friday of every month, 10:00pm to midnight. 

Cada segundo viernes de cada mes. De 10 a 12 de la noche.

Underground, alternative, non commercial, mainly Mexican, Latin American, Hispanic music. 

La Ruleta (The Roulette) is a music show, sometimes in english, sometimes in spanish, focused mainly, but not exclusively, on underground, hard to find, independently produced, non commercial,  limited edition recordings, mostly of Mexican, South American and Spanish origin. Ranging from many musical styles as classical, rock, jazz, experimental, avant garde, indigenous, blues, ethnic, electronic, free jazz, some poetry and theatre.

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La Ruleta es un programa, algunas veces en español, otras en inglés, de música principalmente, pero no exclusivamente, mexicana, sudamericana y española subterránea, no comercial, poco conocida, de producciones y compañías independientes, tocando géneros como el rock, el jazz, experimental, clásica, moderna, blues, jazz libre, indígena, electrónica, teatro y poesía.

Programas anteriores pueden ser escuchados en

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60' & 70's Mexican Rock Singles and More

Airs at: Fri, 03/27/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 03/28/2020 at 12:00am
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  We have prepared for you an entertaining show with mostly Mexican Rock singles from the sixties and seventies, and a few surprises, like The Mary Jets, for many the first all girl rock band, from 1957; they were all graduates from the National School of Music. Also, Yoxa ... Read more

La Ruleta on 03/13/20

Airs at: Fri, 03/13/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 03/14/2020 at 12:00am
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Presentación de El Queso Sagrado con Alex Eisenring

Airs at: Fri, 02/28/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 02/29/2020 at 12:00am
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El Queso Sagrado (The Sacred Cheese), mythic band from the early 1970's, considered by many the first experimental progressive band from Mexico.  We had as guest founder Alex Eisenring, who presented these newly rescued recordings from 1974 to 1981, produced on his, and Car... Read more

Flying Caravan/Supernatural Beavers/Family Mystic Live on KBOO FM 02.14.20

Airs at: Fri, 02/14/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 02/15/2020 at 12:00am
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Flying Caravan is a wanderlust troupe of musicians and performers fueled by creative explorations and gathering the community. While fusing genres like psych folk and jazz, Flying Caravan invites everyone to celebrate their journey (what has been, is now, and will be) throu... Read more

La Ruleta on 01/24/20

Airs at: Fri, 01/24/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 01/25/2020 at 12:00am
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Trouble Cuts Live in Studio/Lost Wax Records 01.10.20

Airs at: Fri, 01/10/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 01/11/2020 at 12:00am
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"​Portland, Oregon Trouble Cuts formed in 2015 by Ed Cole and Kiley Henner, old friends who both hailed from the Northern California punk scene of the 90s. The two immediately started on a sound that combined sharp songwriting with the anxiety and energy of bands like Telev... Read more

Gamelan Wahyu/Agents of Ecco/Breath Live on KBOO FM

Airs at: Fri, 12/27/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 12/28/2019 at 12:00am
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Gamelan Wahyu Dari Langit is the only Balinese Gamelan that calls it's home Portland, Oregon. The fast-paced, percussive style of Belaganjur (aka marching Gamelan) is rhythmically layered, metallically hypnotic, raucously defining a sonic ritual space. A lighter, smaller, m... Read more

La Ruleta on 12/13/19

Airs at: Fri, 12/13/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 12/14/2019 at 12:00am
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Brian Granse's latest single Radio Premiere

Airs at: Fri, 12/13/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 12/14/2019 at 12:00am
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La Ruleta on 11/22/19

Airs at: Fri, 11/22/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 11/23/2019 at 12:00am
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