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Between Us

  General Interest. Science, politics, literature, popular culture, comedy, arts & music, etc.   Read more

Bright Spark

  Bright Spark is a podcast about harm reduction. In this podcast series we interview people doing the bold, innovative, and necessary work that is saving lives and fighting against the stigmatization of drug use and drug users.       Hosted by Alec Dunn - nurse and har... Read more

Century Of Lies

Produced for Century Of Lies
  Century Of Lies is a weekly 30-minute program that is focused on drug policy reform and the war on drugs. The show explores criminal justice, public health, and international policy as well as US policies and includes news reports, commentary, interviews, and other rec... Read more

Dead Moon Night

Produced for Dead Moon Night
This is an interview with Toody Cole, Chloe Eudaly, Polly Anne Birge, and Robin Mullins about Dead Moon Night, Thursday October 5th at 6pm at City Hall - 1221 SW 4th Avenue in Portland Join Portland City Hall and Commissioner Chloe Eudaly in commemorating the legendary ban... Read more

Dharma Wheel

Tune in for new and vintage political/spiritual/radical folk and rock music. Music has always been a healing and transformative force in culture. In the1960s we saw the birth of folk/rock music –a convergence of music. culture and activism that changed a nation. We are livi... Read more

DI Squared: Dream It, Do It

DI Squared is a program about entrepreneurs of color in the Portland area.  Each week we feature an entrepreneur who tells the story about getting started.  We also present a resource organization that provides services to businesses in getting started.  And we raise---and ... Read more

Dine' Bila'ashla'ii - Human Beings with 5 Fingers

  ---> Our Mission is: To bring you the voices of Dine'tah—to create a shared vision for the world we want to live in. And inform and inspire YOU into action. “You are the change you've been waiting for”. We will create a forum where we can learn together, define our ... Read more

Down the Road apiece with Count Doowop

A Retropsective of much of the fine  music created from1945-1965. This includes mainly doowop(group harmony) with some blues, jazz, pop, gospel sprinkled throughout.  Read more

Ejammz Hits Show

Old school funk and  mixes  dances hits Read more

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KBOO DJs review albums that are new to the KBOO library! Read more

Fortress On A Hill

The United States has become synonymous with empire and endless war, American troops sit in 70% of the world's countries, and yet, most Americans don't know that.  The military is joined disproportionately by a 'warrior caste’ whom carry this enormous burden, making a less ... Read more

Funny You Should Say That

A presentation of comedy performers, writers, artists from Portland, Oregon, and beyond, plus an audio sketch just for laughs. Read more

Get Trekked

Produced for Get Trekked
A sometimes classy, maybe trashy take on the Trek community all along the west coast with hosts Godiva Lee and Josette DeTour.  Read more

I See You

An immigrant on a gentrifying block and the lovely mess of community making. The first series of I See You starts out in a rapidly changing inner city of Portland (OR), as neighbors find common ground and ask who we can be, together.  Boozy block parties, neighbor noise, co... Read more

Irish Ways

Rhona Coughlan is from Cork, Ireland. She is thrilled to be in Portland and working at KBOO this summer, using this show to tell you all about Ireland Read more

Jazz in the New Millennium

Jazz in the New Millennium is hosted by longtime music journalist, educator and radio host Rick Mitchell. Each one-hour program showcases an individual living jazz artist, placing their work in historical perspective, from their earliest recordings to their most recent. T... Read more

King Tursi Music Hour

Produced for King Tursi Music Hour
This is a music and talk show from two old friends in their 60’s who love to discover, listen, and talk about music.  Each show will have a unique theme by which the guys will bring you great songs from the last six decades as well background discussion about the artists, s... Read more

Left of Center

My podcast is designed to be an approximately 15 minute show focusing on news and public affairs. the program will be intertwined with occasional guests and a variety of music. Left of Center is intended to look at news and public affairs from a far left perspective.   Read more

Life Counts Coaching

a life coaching program helping you through the daily challenges of life, and giving you the tools to cope on a day-to-day basis. Read more

Live on KBOO Second Stream

Local Folks

Driving an elderly person to the doctor, sitting with a terminally ill patient so their care giver can take a much-needed break, gleaning and distributing surplus food and firewood to needy households, reading to elementary school children: These are all ways local people w... Read more

Love, Lillie and Cathy

 "Love, Lillie and Cathy" is a radio show/podcast dedicated to the topic that has inspired song writers since the beginning of time: love. Each week, we focus on a different theme, such as lost love, bluegrass, a particular decade, or maybe songs that are especially importa... Read more

Midnite Highway

Early rock and roll, blues and rhythm for the road.  Started on KBOO, the episodes created in 2018 originate from KWVA 88.1   Read more

Neon Music Country Legacy

Neon Music Country Legacy is dedicated and continuing the visionary work of music radio programmer and creator Bert Gagnon. Bert’s idea for music radio programming centers around showcasing the songwriters and composers of popular country, pop, folk, bluegrass, blues, and r... Read more

Off The Shelf

OFF THE SHELF is a podcast highlighting radical library workers, knowledge activists, and information freedom fighters who are transforming, enriching, and empowering lives in the diverse communities they serve. Join host Bob Abbey and his guests for lively discussions of t... Read more

Open Air

Open Air is a guest driven entertainment talk show featuring engaging, entertaining, informative and provocative conversations with celebrities, authors, local personalities, musicians, members of our community and beyond. Open Air is a place for people to tell their st... Read more

Peace, Love and Soup

Bringing you a significant soup, along with culture, cooking and conversation!     Audio nourishment for both the heart and mind.     Click here for the program blog & Click below to like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/peaceloveandsoup/?ref=aymt_homepage_pane... Read more


Produced for Profiles
  Profiles is a KBOO podcast that explores criminalization, gentrification, displacement and grassroots community resilience Profiles is a unique KBOO podcast series that explores how our communities define crime and criminals, what are the effects of labeling communities ... Read more

Progressive Spirit

Produced for Progressive Spirit
  Progressive Spirit talks intelligently about spirituality and social justice. Listen to interviews with top scholars, authors, social justice activists, and spiritual leaders from around the world.  Download or subscribe via iTunes! Read more

Retired...or ReWired?

This is a 20-part series on aging in Portland.  What it's like to get old in a City that worships youth...And we ask the question:  is Portland a good place in which to get old? Read more

Station Manager Monthly Report

  Once a month, tune in to hear the station manager report. This is a report created for the board of directors and presented at their meeting on the 4th Monday of each month. The report goes through the different departments at KBOO and shares some highlights about what s... Read more

The 5ive

The 5ive is oregons home for hip hop, r&b and local underground music. We bring all the music that doesnt get much play in our state and pair it with the many talented artists that would otherwise have no outlet for their music. We play 3 to 5 locals and do 1 or 2 interview... Read more

The Amazing Acro-Cats!

Moe Bowstern inteviews Samantha Martin and Polly Smith of The Amazing Acro-Cats.  The Amazing Acro-Cats, and their human staff, are devoted to promoting cat-training awareness and supporting feline adoption and rescue across the country. Our mission is to show cat lovers ... Read more

The Ethiopian Ball

Based on an actual event, The Ethiopian Ball takes place in Charleston, South Carolina, near the end of the American Revolutionary War.  Narrator of The Ethiopian Ball is actress/singer Ashley Jordan, in the role of Crissy.  Says Jordan, “The Ethiopian Ball is a rare jewel ... Read more

The Final Straw Radio

The Final Straw Radio is a weekly, anarchist radio show based out of Asheville, NC. Its hosts, Bursts and William, work to bring listeners: timely info; insights from folks in struggle against injustice and for autonomy; thoughts and expressions from artists and authors wor... Read more

The Flow

  --->   Welcome to The Flow - Where Music & Metaphysics* Lift You Higher   We hold the power at every moment to tap our inner resources and change our lives. The Flow uses ancient sounds, international rhythms, metaphysics and mental management strategies to help clear i... Read more

The Hollywood Murders: A Day in May

This is a series on the hate crime that took place at the Hollywood metro station on May 26, 2017.   Read more

The Other Bridge

Music diversity of genres bridges the gap between all musical tastes, ages of the listeners, and referring to Portland's many bridges.  In music, there is usually a bridge in the song transitioning from one verse or the chorus to some new insight in the direction of the son... Read more

The Spirit of the Forest

  The Spirit of the Forest is an audio drama / dark comedy, where each episode spans an array of vignettes, ideas, and other audio worth considering.  Featuring experimental narratives, improvised sketch comedy, sad stories, discussions, satire & parody, obtuse audio envir... Read more

The Staple

Produced for The Staple
  Portraits of artists. Portraits of everyone. Portraits of anyone. Anyone who has left a mark, made a dent or cracked a wall, applied color to canvas or brushed their fingers through water, darned yarn or punched a typewriter, defended and resisted, held the room breathle... Read more

This Is How We See It

  A Syndicated Radio Talk Show about life and what's happening in National and Entertainment news. Read more

Upside Downtrodden

  --->   Informative and entertaining talk about the issues that matter. The Upside Downtrodden podcast is the voice for our mission to create a new civilization. Each episode we discuss issues important to the effort to create a more sustainable, more peaceful, and mor... Read more

Village Vibes Podcast

VillageVibesPodcast! That conversation you wished you recorded...It takes a Village to communicate confidently, be your truest self, vibe out, love fully, speak openly, creatively support, & share equally. Add in a little bit of shade, some woke folks, brilliant minds, open... Read more

Yoga for the Body Politic

In Yoga for the Body Politic, Devon and Chris consider how we might use body and mind practices, such as yoga or meditation, to more deeply investigate and address issues of social justice. They aim to encourage the self- knowledge that empowers us to bring about change in ... Read more