Arts/Culture

Get the 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Mararthon T-shirt!

  Buy your 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Marathon t-shirt! This year's Bluegrass Marathon shirt is designed by Music From The True Vine host Justin Auld. Celebrate the Bluegrass Marathon and show your support for KBOO Community Radio by purchasing your super stylish t-shirt today. ... Read more

Bluegrass Marathon 2021!

Airs at: Sat, 03/13/2021 at 9:00am - 3:00pm
  KBOO's annual Bluegrass Marathon is coming! Tune in on Sat, March 13 from 9a-3p.  We will be featuring 26 bands over the six hours that have recorded sets of music from their own remote locations. Check in with your musician friends and neighbors while listening to some... Read more

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Rest in Power, Ursula K LeGuin

My heart hurts for the loss of Ursula K LeGuin. I know where to take comfort, in her fiction, essays, and her many many interviews over the years here at KBOO "the cheerful voice of social conscious" is how she described us. Here are some of our archival programs with Ursul... Read more

Audio from the Waterfront Blues Festival!

The 2017 Waterfront Blues Festival audio is now online for your streaming pleasure: Audio from Day One - Friday 6/30   Audio from Day Two - Saturday 7/1   Audio from Day Three - Sunday 7/2   Audio from Day Four - Monday 7/3   Audio from Day Five - Tuesday 7/4   ... Read more

Film at 11 welcomes a cavalcade of films, on Friday 4 June 2021

Airs at: Fri, 05/21/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week our reviewers cover the new Criterion release of the clasic teen movie Fast Time at Ridgemont High, and with commenets on the recent xxxxx,  xxx,  and xxxx, while Jeff Godsil reports on xxxxx, a xxxxx by xxxx,  Britta Gordon  comments on Xxxxxxx, and Matthew of K... Read more

Merrily We go to Film at 11 for movie news, on Friday, 28 May, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 05/28/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week our reviewers cover the new Criterion release of Dorothy Arzner's marital omedy Merrily We Go to Hell, and with commenets on the recent xxxxx,  xxx,  and xxxx, while Jeff Godsil reports on xxxxx, a xxxxx by xxxx,  Britta Gordon  comments on Xxxxxxx, and Matthew of... Read more

Paul Robeson

Airs at: Mon, 04/26/2021 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Luisa Martinez interviews Sharon Rudahl, artist and writer of A Graphic Biography of Paul Robeson: Ballad of an American. Rudahl was commissioned by Rutgers University Press to create the novel both as a way to honor Robeson, a Rutgers alum, and to make a biography of hi... Read more

REPEAT EPISODE: NOMADLAND PRODUCER MOLLYE FISHER

Airs at: Tue, 05/04/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
REPEAT EPISODE: NOMADLAND Joseph Gallivan interviews Mollye Asher, producer of the movie Nomadland starring Frances McDormand On Tuesday May 4, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews Mollye Asher, producer of the movie Nomadland starring Frances McDormand. Asher tal... Read more

"This Is Not for You" by Portland activist Richard Brown

Airs at: Thu, 05/06/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
Black Book Talk welcomes Richard Brown, author (with Brian Benson) of "This is Not For You:  An Activist's Journey of Resistance and Resilience".  Mr. Brown is a Portland community activist and photographer who has spent decades working to bridge the divide between police a... Read more