Waterfront Blues Fest 2016


'Jazz Noir" and The Jazz Guitar"

Airs at: Wed, 06/29/2016 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
Two inspirations conspired to shape today's show:   Flugelhornist Dmitri Matheny's new CD "Jazz Noir" - and Guitarist Dan Faehnle's return performance at Jimmy Mak's.   We'll get dark, and mix and match the two themes.   After the Jazz Society of Oregon's jazz calendar ... Read more

The Color of Justice; Racial & Ethnic Disparities in State Prisons

Airs at: Thu, 06/30/2016 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
 Host Jo Ann Hardesty speaks with Bobbin Singh from the Oregon Justice Resource Center &  Ashley Nellis with the Sentencing Project about the report "The Color of Justice; Racial & Ethnic Disparities in State Prisons."     Read more

Seeing Red by Lina Meruane

Airs at: Thu, 06/30/2016 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
  In Lina Meruane's Seeing Red, fiction and autobiography intertwine.  An intense, visceral novel about the relation between the body, illness, and human relationship by one of Chile’s brightest young authors.  “Lina Meruane’s prose has great literary force: it emerges fro... Read more

Tribute to Bernie Worrell

Airs at: Fri, 07/01/2016 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Tribute to Bernie Worrell founding member and keyboardist of Parliament-Funkadelic!   Another sad day with the loss of another great.   We're gonna celebrate the life and music (and many collaborations) of the one and only Bernie Worrell .   Discography: 2010s 201... Read more

Willamette Harbor Superfund Site Update

Airs at: Fri, 07/01/2016 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Water World
Progress on the Portland Harbor Superfund Site has been slow and steady over the last 16 years. Kristin Yount unravels some of the corporate interests who want the public to look away from this important issue. What is behind the cognative disonancance allowing the EPA and ... Read more

Pot Culture, Celebrity Stoners, Cannabis Networking, and the Hemp Movement

Airs at: Mon, 07/04/2016 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
What was the best marijuana movie of the past decade? Who's the most famous entertainer to be busted for pot so far this year? Is Willie Nelson really as cool and kind as everyone says he is? What was it like working with Jack Herer before he became famous? We find the answ... Read more

Meaning From Voices: Eleanor Longden

Airs at: Mon, 07/04/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Madness Radio
Hearing voices is strongly connected with traumatic experiences, but are voices a brain malfunction or a creative strategy for protection? UK psychologist Eleanor Longden survived a diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia and went on to be a leading researcher around voice hear... Read more