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Joey Ramone Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/15/2021 at 10:00pm - Fri, 04/16/2021 at 12:00am
OK, all you teenage lobotomys it's time to join Marcel Thursday from 10PM to Midnight to celebrate the life of Joey Ramone!! Two hours of the Ramones, as well as some rare recordings and solo performances from the iconic vocalist.  It has been 20 years since Joey Ramone pas... Read more

Folk Music on Home and Travel

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
This Friday on the Cascadia Coffeehouse join us for an hour and a half of folk music centering on the themes of home and travel, featuring the music of Richard Shindell, John Gorka, and more. Read more

The Gap: Keepin' up with the PPB and Parasocial Relationships

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap, Tammy and Althea talk about consequences and restructuring at the Portland Police Bureau. We talk about the City Commission's compromise on the Gun Violence Reduction Team and the Dept. of Justice's notice of non-compliance for excessive force... Read more

Film at 11 goes journeying on Friday, 16 April, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Film at 11 takes a look at Bertrand Tavernier's Journeys Through French Cinema, now out on a Cohen Media Group Blu-Ray, while Jeff Godsill considers Val Lewton and Jacques Tourneur's  Cat People, Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time takes on Inspector Maigret, and in the book cor... Read more

Movin' On Earth Day Special

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Produced for Movin' On
Earth Day is approaching and on this Friday's extended edition of "Movin' On" music for and about the environment will be featured. Along with others, you will be able to hear artists like the duo Magpie, Pete Seeger, Tish Hinojosa, Bill Staines, Peter Rowan and selections ... Read more

Blues in the Mississippi Night: 3 Legendary Bluesmen Talk Jim Crow

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
On today's abbreviated, hour-long edition of The Songcircle, we present in its entirety the invaluable, historic recording Blues in the Mississippi Night. Recorded by the great folklorist Alan Lomax in New York City in 1947, it features three legendary performers -- Big Bil... Read more

Bring Back That Old Time Religion

Airs at: Sat, 04/17/2021 at 6:15am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
Bring Back That Old Time Religion.   I have always wanted to do a Gospel show. By the grace of KBOO, I’m going to do just that. Tune in to KBOO.fm (90.7 FM) Saturday, April 17th for three hours of Swing ‘n’ Country Gospel. Put your hands together and join Johnny, Patsy, a... Read more

A Jerry Sandwich

Airs at: Sat, 04/17/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  Today's show is all about Jerry.  Prepared and served wo different ways.  You'll hear significant portions from the two most rare Jerry Garcia performances away from The Grateful Dead, as well as some extra sweet tunes from the Legion of Mary. Read more

Celebrating the Thin Green Line - An Earth Day Special

Airs at: Mon, 04/19/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For nearly two decades communities across the Pacific Northwest have been fighting off multiple efforts to turn the region into a fossil fuel export hub. Today we’ll look back at the successes of what Eric de Place with Sightline Institute calls the Thin Green Line, On thi... Read more

Old-Time Earth Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
A celebration of Earth Day with traditional North American music, roots, branches and beyond. Read more

Earth Day Special: Grounding Waters Mentorship

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 8:30am - 9:00am
  Produced by Nick Campigli Read more

Earth Day Special: Crag Law Center

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm

Earth Day Special: Ecological responsibility for family farmers

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
  Produced by Isobel Charle Read more

Good Timing as Film at 11 Goes Boating, on Friday 23 April, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 04/23/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week we look at the new Criterion edition of Jacques Rivette's Celine and Julie Go Boating,  while Jeff Godsil represents Nick Roeg's Bad Timing: A Sensual Obsession, Britta Gordon considers xxxxxx, and Gremlin Time's Matthew discussses xxxxxx, while this week's book i... Read more

Imago Theatre: The Strange Case of Nick M.

Airs at: Mon, 05/03/2021 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
  Imago Theatre and KBOO Community Radio are excited to announce a multi-production radio theater series for 2021. First up is The Strange Case of Nick M. by Drew Pisarra, premiering on May 3 at 10PM on KBOO. Audiences can tune in on 90.7fm in Portland, 91.9fm in Hood Rive... Read more

Register for KBOO's Special Earth Day Webinar

Produced for Locus Focus
For two decades communities across the Pacific Northwest have been inundated with proposals to build mega coal, oil and fracked gas terminals and pipelines from Coos Bay to the Salish Sea. And for two decades these communities have risen up to stop these projects. Now most ... Read more

Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientations for new volunteers

Interested in becoming a KBOO volunteer? The first step is to attend one of our virtual volunteer orientations. To attend, register online using the links below. Here's the schedule for this Spring:   Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientation schedule:    Tues, Feb 2 @ 6pm-7:30pm... Read more