Arts and Culture


Only in Oregon - the Political Cartoons of Jesse Springer

Airs at: Thu, 01/13/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Only in Oregon: 26 Years of Oregon Political Cartoons is the new collection from cartoonist and graphic designer Jesse Springer, who’s been chronicling the unique foibles of statewide politics for over a quarter of a century from his drawing board in Eugene. Jesse joins... Read more

A year in Pachanguero - Año nuevo, Boogie nuevo

Airs at: Fri, 01/14/2022 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Boogie Pachanguero
  Welcome back folks! A little recap of all the goodness in music we have experienced in the past year. From the experimental Chinese vibes to the smooth Pacifico marimba rhythms, it was trip across the width and length of the globe. We have some new gems to uncover and b... Read more

John Neff: Garage-rocker, Motown session musician, Maui DJ, recording studio guru to Steely Dan and David Lynch

Airs at: Thu, 01/13/2022 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
On today's episode, we welcome John Neff, Portland resident recently retired from a very long, productive, and fascinating career in music and recording. John started playing guitar at the age of 10 while growing up in Pontiac, Michigan. He formed The Ascots at 14, writing ... Read more

More Adventures of the Fantastic Four

Airs at: Mon, 01/10/2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The Sampler returns for another chilly Monday afternoon as we continue with our recognition of not only the 6oth aniversary of the first appearance of The Fantastic Four and the begining of Marvel Comics, but also Stan Lee's 100th birthday ! Today we present a radio adaptat... Read more

Keeping up with media, this week's Film at 11 for 14 January 2022

Airs at: Fri, 01/14/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Mike Russell joins us to discuss two new books in the British Film Institute's Film Classics series, one on Star Wars, the other on The Empire Strikes Back, geared to the latest Star Wars series The Book of Boba Fett. In addition, Jeff Godsil looks at the career of Sylvia S... Read more

Film at 11 goes art house this week, on Friday the 28th of January 2022

Airs at: Fri, 01/28/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Almodovar's new Parallel Mothers, is the subject of attention, while Jeff Godsil takes a new look at Les Blank's Herzog documentary, Burden of Dreams. and Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time assesses the Marvel TV show Hawkeye, while in the book corner we look at a new account o... Read more

Bonnie Meltzer

Airs at: Tue, 01/04/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
KBOO Art Focus web blurb Bonnie Meltzer Jan 4, 2022   On Tuesday January 4, 2022, Joseph Gallivan interviews multimedia artist Bonnie Meltzer, whose exhibition Mending the Social Fabric is on at the Oregon Jewish Museum through January 30, 2022. Meltzer has hung up a 1943 ... Read more

Film at 11 rings in the new year with some must-see movies, for Friday January 7, 2022

Airs at: Fri, 01/07/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
    Welcome in 2022 with these reviews: Jeff Godsil on Tremors, Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time on Seven Days in May, a quick look at the recent The Unforgivable, Being the Ricardos, and Don't Look Up, and in the book corner, a new monograph on H. P. Lovecraft's Re-Animato... Read more

More Holiday Cheer

Airs at: Mon, 12/27/2021 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Still plenty of holiday fun to enjoy today as Fortunato services up a punch bowl full of musical cheer.  Read more

Australia’s Queen of the Short Story

Airs at: Thu, 12/30/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Between the Covers
Cate Kennedy, award-winning short story writer, poet, and novelist stops by to discuss the drive for stories, the mechanics of what makes them shine, and why we need them.  Author of the story collections Dark Roots and Like A House on Fire as well as the novel The World Be... Read more