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Soul Jar: Thirty-one Fantastical Tales by Disabled Authors

Airs at: Thu, 11/09/2023 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
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On today's episode, we celebrate the launch of the new anthology Soul Jar: Thirty-One Fantastical Tales by Disabled Authors, from Forest Avenue Press. Our guests are the collection’s editor, Annie Carl, and two of those 31 contributors – Ellis Bray and Simon Quinn. The 31 ... Read more

Understanding How AI works: An Interview with Leila Kaneda

Airs at: Thu, 11/09/2023 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for The Imaginary Possible
In this episode of "The Imaginary Possible," host Suzanne LaGrande speaks with Machine Learning Engineer Leila Kaneda. Among other things Suzanne and Leila discuss: What Machine Learning Is Some common misconceptions people have about AI Data Bias and how to m... Read more

Chapter CCLI

Airs at: Thu, 11/09/2023 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Pandæmonium


Airs at: Wed, 11/08/2023 at 10:00pm - Thu, 11/09/2023 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
  Portland's most dangerous hardcore punk band, Alienator, performs live on the air.   World of Hate by Alienator   Read more

It's time for gathering--and using--leaves

Airs at: Wed, 11/08/2023 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
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Host Glen Andresen and guest Jim Gilbert present a show recorded live in late October of this year. It's time to get those leaves on unplanted garden beds and around perennial plants, too. Leaves on top of the ground keep the microorganisms in your soil happy and active, th... Read more

California, Old Friends & The Difference

Airs at: Wed, 11/08/2023 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Pastures of Plenty
Drifting dreams of California  lead off this 90-minute folk music program.  The first five songs relate to California, past and present, with performances by Rachel Anne Goodman, Richie Havens, The Mamas & The Papas, Otis Redding, and Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway.  The sho... Read more


Airs at: Wed, 11/08/2023 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
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This week on Century of Lies: #SafeSupplyNow. On November 3, hundreds of people in Vancouver, BC and Toronto, Ontario marched and rallied in support of the Drug User Liberation Front, harm reduction, and safe supply. We hear one of the speakers at the Vancouver rally, DJ L... Read more

🔊Feel So Good🔊

Airs at: Wed, 11/08/2023 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Ital Vibes
Inside the Reggae Motion, a 3 hour late night Jamaican Reggae mix. The first hour features a set of 90s 45s and much more.. **Live & Direct** Read more

Show #70 - In Depth With Stevie Wonder and Boz Scaggs

Airs at: Tue, 11/07/2023 at 3:00pm
Produced for King Tursi Music Hour
In the first half of this show, Joe focuses in on Stevie Wonder and the most acclaimed 10 year period (1971 and 1980) of his career.  In Part 2 of this show, Scott focuses in on the career of Boz Scaggs,  from his beginnings with the Steve Miller Band in 1968 all the way to... Read more

Heather Watkins

Airs at: Tue, 11/07/2023 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
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On Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 11.30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews artist Heather Watkins about her show Elemental Things which is on now at PDX Contemporary Art through Nov. 28. Watkins talks about turning line drawings into sculptures, her method of pouring ink on paper then cu... Read more