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KBOO is in the 2018 Give! Guide

  KBOO is excited to be part of the 2018 Willamette Week Give Guide! This year Willamette Week and KBOO are challenging our community to give with their dollars AND Take Action by showing up in real life.   KBOO has been showing up for over 50 years. Give to KBOO today an... Read more

KBOO is Hiring a Development Director

  DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR Department: Revenue Reports to: Station Manager Job Title: Development Director FTE: 32 -hours a week Employment Status: Non-Exempt Positions Supervised: Volunteers and Lead Staff for the Membership and Underwriting Directors Date revised: Novemb... Read more

Swing 'n' Country with Wayne & Kathy

Airs at: Sat, 12/08/2018 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
Along with a variety of tunes there will be some seasonal songs, some familiar and some not. Also a set of current rockabilly artists and one set paying tribute to the late John D. Loudermilk. Read more

Grateful Dead & Friends / RCTID

Airs at: Sat, 12/08/2018 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Join me for another fine addition of Grateful Dead & Friends. I don't have a live band this month, but I will have 2 hours of great music. Tune in for some Grateful Dead, JRAD, KVHW and more. Next month I'm happy to announce that Ben Larson will be in with his band. Also R... Read more

Conflicted Tongue: Black Oral Traditions & Rap Music's Burden of Legacy.

Airs at: Sat, 12/08/2018 at 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Recent history of black oral music (1995 to present) betrays the evolution and convergence of story telling and social movement(s) historically held (Reconstruction to the 1980s), and told through a communal lens. Sadly, a tradition that has witnessed the rise of materialis... Read more

Sex, Time and Power

Airs at: Sun, 12/09/2018 at 8:30am - 9:00am
Produced for Pathways
Leonard Shlain discusses his book, Sex, Time and Power: How Women’s Sexuality Shaped Human Evolution. Dr. Shlain is the author of several books including, The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image and Art & Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time... Read more

Tacoma LNG Hearing and Discussion

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
The push for massive fracked gas projects continues to put pressure on communities across the Pacific Northwest. Last month there was a public hearing in Tacoma, where the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency took public comments on Puget Sound Energy's proposed hybrid LNG fuel hub... Read more

The Facts and Fiction of George H.W. Bush

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
  The Segregationist Roots of the 'School Choice' Movement...Plus Headlines on the Green New Deal and More  Gerald Horne, Dianne Ravitch, Pam Tau Lee, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez  Read more

Bands Make Noise

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Holiday fury comes your way with some musical outliers clearing your head of all nonsense while blowing out your woofers.  Old friends Psychic TV, Godspeed You Black Emperor, Trent Reznor’s ghost of Christmas past, party time with the Silver Mt. Zion Orchestra, Laurie Spie... Read more

EarthFire Wildlife Sanctuary

Airs at: Mon, 12/24/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Voices for the Animals
  In this episode of “Voices for the Animals”, guest host Ender Black talks with Dr. Susan Eirich, the founder & director of the EarthFire Institute Sanctuary in Driggs, Idaho.          This sanctuary is a seminal  center for ecological & spiritual renewal  which strives t... Read more

Prison Pipeline hosts read your Holiday Messages

Airs at: Mon, 12/24/2018 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Prison Pipeline hosts gather on Christmas Eve to read messages to your loved ones in and from prison.  Send your messages to kbooppc@gmail.com or mail to KBOO Prison Pipeline, 20 SE 8th Avenue, Portland, OR 97214, then tune in on December 24th at 6:30 pm. Happy Holidays fr... Read more