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Honoring the life and art of Prince Rogers Nelson (part 2)

Airs at: Thu, 05/26/2016 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
To cover the vast amount of work Prince Rogers Nelson has done on this earth, it's going to take a full year (at least).  We still wanted to do something with the minimal amount of time we have though, so we are spending this week looking at just a few of the MANY songs he ... Read more

The Cure

Airs at: Fri, 05/20/2016 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Special tribute to The Cure on KBOO Community Radio! Tonight I'll be joined by fellow Cure Fan Vaughn Z. We'll be dropping our all time favorite Cure tracks (from the last 40 years!) along with some B-sides, Demos, Unreleased Tracks, Rarities, and some live tracks plus som... Read more

Sounds Unsound early May 2016

Airs at: Sun, 05/15/2016 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Sounds Unsound
music, noise and other sounds to caress your ear and disturb your mind...   Read more

A Different Nature explores the music of MAJA RATJKE

Airs at: Mon, 05/09/2016 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Tonight on A Different Nature, host Danielle Parks continues her long-running series (and some would say long-overdue) focusing on the very wide world of under-appreciated, amazingly talented and intensely brilliant women composers and performers in experimental music--from... Read more

PART 2: MOTHERS NIGHT! - Oh No! It's our annual all-night marathon of Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention! RUN!

Airs at: Sat, 05/07/2016 at 12:00am - 3:00am
That's right...it's time again to honor thy Mothers with our annual all-night marathon celebrating the early recordings of those untamed geniuses, THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION! 8 very short hours from the canon of Frank Zappa, featuring rare Mothers of Invention recordings, u... Read more

A DIFFERENT NATURE salutes ORNETTE COLEMAN tonight at 8pm

Airs at: Mon, 05/02/2016 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Join the A DIFFERENT NATURE Collective tonight for a kind of radio primer on Ornette Coleman, as some of us share what recordings we still have of his most pivotal and radical music from our collections and reflect on the life and turbulent times of one of modern music's mo... Read more

Sean The Bus Driver's First Ride on Blues Junction

Airs at: Sat, 04/30/2016 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Blues Junction
Sean Steward hosts his first KBOO Sub show for the Spring 2016 Membership Drive. Yorick Jones pitches for new and renewing members Read more

Radio Lost and Found

Airs at: Thu, 04/28/2016 at 10:00pm - Fri, 04/29/2016 at 12:00am
Tonight, we'll pay tribute to the recently departed Negativland member Richard Lyons (Pastor Dick, Dick Vaughn, Dick Goodbody, et al). I'll also have other surprises in store. Hope you can tune in! Read more

Honoring the life and art of Prince Rogers Nelson... A 5-Hour Dedication.

Airs at: Thu, 05/12/2016 at 7:00pm - Fri, 05/13/2016 at 12:00am
Here we meet again, in the context of honoring those who have transcended- those who have created a major cultural impact in many of our lives.  This will most likely take a while to register.  While many a tribute have focused on Prince Rogers Nelson's major hits and most ... Read more

Environmental soundscapes of Oregon

Airs at: Mon, 04/18/2016 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
A Different Nature has a tradition of airing natural soundscapes in conjunction with Earth Day, dating back to 1998 when the program's founding host Richard Francis directed that year's Earth Day programming: 24 hours of nothing but sounds from the natural environment.  Par... Read more