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NEW in KBOO music library August 22, 2016

At / All Sun Dog Self Released Alt Rock Dey, Katie Flood Network Joy Void Alt Rock High Wasted On Ludlow Self Released Alt Rock Southern Culture On The Skids The Electric Pinecones Kudzu Alt Rock Tall Heig... Read more

Through Our Own Eyes: 16.08.09 Citizens Disrupt Investment Summit at the Sheraton in Puerto Rico

Today at 9am activist crashed the 2016 Puerto Rico Investment Summit at the Isla Grande Sheraton hotel. The arrived in mass and with banners and called for an end to Act 20 and 22. Both of these laws give unfair advantages to foreign and US corporations and investors. Act 2... Read more

NEW in KBOO music library August 15, 2016

Blood Orange Freetown Sound Domino Alt Rock Eros & Eschaton, The Weight Of Matter Bar/None Alt Rock Millburn, Ben Local Honey Sunglass Moustache Alt Rock Prinze George Illiterate Synth Pop Sounds Expensive Alt Rock... Read more

KBOO is Hiring!

KBOO Community Radio in Portland, Oregon, will celebrate 50 years of independent, non-commercial radio in 2018!  KBOO is currently seeking a full-time AM News & Public Affairs Director.   Applications are due by 4:00pm Friday, September 2nd, 2016, at 20 SE 8th, Portland, Or... Read more

THROUGH OUR OWN EYES: Protestors Block Banco Popular, Cyril Meduña Tries To Break Through

This morning at 9am in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico protestors from the Campamento Contra La Junta and other organizations blocked the entrance of the old Banco Popular branch in the colonial city. The branch was the very first Banco Popular established in 1893 by Rafael Carri... Read more

Meet our Underwriters: Gazelle Natural Fibre Clothing

  A stalwart supporter of KBOO, Gazelle Natural Fibre Clothing has been delighting shoppers seeking clothing made from natural fabrics for decades.  Recently I was able to catch up with co-owner Byron Ady to learn more. JM: How long has Gazelle been in business? BA: Gazel... Read more

KBOO Fall Sweepstakes 2016 - YOU Choose Your Adventure!

YOU choose the prize… & keep your favorite radio station going strong Donate to KBOO now until 11:59 p.m. September 8th and you get us closer to the Fall Drive goal of $120,000!  Help us shorten the Fall Membership Drive by ONE DAY for every $25,000 we raise!   We will be... Read more

Good-by, with Much Gratitude, to Volunteer Steve Nassar

Produced for Democracy Now!, Talk Radio
  Outstanding KBOO volunteer Steve Nassar is leaving his role as board-op and announcer for Democracy Now and Talk Radio. If you listen to Democracy Now at 7AM on KBOO, chances are you have heard Steve's voice during the breaks of the program, giving the legal I.D., the we... Read more

Meet Selena Chau - KBOO's Digital Stewardship Resident!

      Hi Selena, welcome to KBOO!   Tell us about yourself - Anything you want to share about what you like, what you avoid,    what you do with your time? Hello KBOO listeners! I arrived in Portland, OR from Orange County, CA but I've lived in the San Francisco Bay Area,... Read more

National Radio Day

National Radio Day is a time for communities across the country to celebrate radio. The goal is to strengthen the radio ecosystem, highlighting all kinds of radio, but especially stations that focus on local service. National Radio Day is a time to honor one of the most lo... Read more