Arts/Culture

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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

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

Buscando America on 10/19/21

Airs at: Tue, 10/19/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Especial Musical Folk, Jota, Progresivo.  Read more

Musikas para Volar

Airs at: Sun, 10/24/2021 at 6:30am - 8:00pm
Produced for Musikas para Volar
    Este 24 de Octubre  desde las 18:30 hrs te traemos Rock! Rock hecho en los años 70 en Perú, Argentina y Chile, años en que en latinoamerica se desatan los golpes de estados como medidas para contrarrestar las políticas democráticas que estos paises estaban desarroll... Read more

Musikas para Volar

Airs at: Sun, 10/24/2021 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Musikas para Volar
Este 24 de Octubre  desde las 18:30 hrs te traemos Rock! Rock hecho en los años 70 en Perú, Argentina y Chile, años en que en latinoamerica se desatan los golpes de estados como medidas para contrarestar las politicas democraticas que estos paises estaban desarrollando. R... Read more

2 Eerie Radio Dramas Set in Spooky Houses, Not to be Listened to in The Dark

Airs at: Mon, 10/18/2021 at 11:00pm - Tue, 10/19/2021 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Once again it's Halloween and summer is coming to an end. Tonight, Fortunato presents a pair of scary radio dramas. First, from the series Beyond Midnight, comes The Green Vase by Michael McCabe. A writer seeking solitude buys an old house where he gets more than he bargane... Read more

More Music for a Monday Afternoon

Airs at: Mon, 10/18/2021 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Fortunato returns with music and some crazy fun for another autumn afternoon Read more

The Wiggle Room on 10/16/21

Airs at: Sat, 10/16/2021 at 3:00am - 6:00am
Produced for The Wiggle Room
This special Halloween radio program features The Wiggle Room host Bill Dodge's conversation with Mike Ball about The Ghosts of North Portland, Lambert, Hendricks and Ross, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Jack Hilton's ghost jazz: Bogey Wail, Carl Stalling's spooky music composed fo... Read more