The Monday Sampler

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Airs at: Mon, 12/17/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Every Monday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. 

The Music Show that stops to talk, and it's a Talk Show take takes time to play music.

The Crazy Fun of Late Night Radio comes to Monday afternoons! A lively mix of Jazz, Swing, Classic Rock, Space Age Lounge Music, Modern Folk, Blues, and more from both CD and Vinyl! Local  and Touring Bands often drop by the studio to talk about Gigs in Town.  Special Guests also stop by, or call in,  to talk about Upcoming Performances, Happening Events, Movies, DVDs, Comic Books, CD Releases, Cartoons, and other High Trash, Art & Culture! Hosted second through fourth or fifth Mondays by that Over 40 Teenage Werewolf, Fortunato, assisted by Audio Pilots PBK, Just Jess, and Ms. Godiva.

First Mondays is the Singer Songwriter edition of the Monday Sampler, hosted by Ed Mellnik.
Music from  acoustic folk and contemporary singer songwriter genres.


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Julia Laxer, Professor Kitty and Father Christmas

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Just Jess is out of town this week so old Fortunato will be running thngs on his own. We'll start off December with a visit from local writer Julia Laxer. Who will read some of her new works. Also on tap will be the first instalments of The Father Christmas Letters by J.R.R... Read more

The Singer Songwriter Edition

Airs at: Mon, 12/03/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Crackety Jones will join host Ed Mellnik with his annual artist picks. Cosy Sheridan pops in for a short interveiw. In the second hour Kate MacLeod will join Ed for a chat and Music. And lots of new releases to check out! Read more

The Night Has A 1,000 Eyes, plus Movie and TV reviews with DK Holm

Airs at: Mon, 11/26/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Fortunato and Just Jess are back with more music and crazy fun. They'll be welcoming to the studio movie reviewer DK. Holm to talk about current film and television goodies. Also on tap will be another All-Star Radio drama featuring Edward G. Robinson in the Cornell Woolric... Read more

Jennifer Robin and Sunbathe

Airs at: Mon, 11/19/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Another crazy fun show with live music and special guests. The band Sunbathe will be setting up in the big studio. We will also have a return visit from Portland writer Jennifer Robin to share some passages from her new book. And, joining us by phone, will be drummer David ... Read more

Tony Furtado: Live Music on KBOO

Airs at: Mon, 11/12/2018 at 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Singer/songwriter Tony Furtado performed live for the Monday Sampler show - November 12, 2018. To hear the full show, please visit Read more

Crazy Fun, Movie Reviews, and All Star Radio Drama

Airs at: Mon, 11/12/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Fortunato and Just Jess are back for another month of live music, talk, special guests and radio dramas. Dropping by the studio, DK Holm will discuss current movie happenings with former Sampler regular Miss Mona, who will be calling in the studio. For the month of November... Read more

Joni Mitchell 75th Birthday Special

Airs at: Mon, 11/05/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Join us for the 75th birthday celebration of Joni Mitchell with a special program of her music. Your Host - Ed Mellnik KBOO's Ken Jones and founder of the Piano and Guitar DataBase on Joni's web site -Sue Tierney,  will also join Ed  to add some sweet comments. Read more

Halloween Special featuring The Shadow People

Airs at: Mon, 10/29/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Joining Fortunato and Just Jess today will be film critic DK Holm to review the new season of Dr. Who, as well as some other tv shows. Joining the crew in studio will be the organizers of the upcoming Swashbucklers Ball, happening Nov. 3rd. Calling in, Sampler crew member G... Read more

The Cat Man read by Katherine Dunn

Airs at: Mon, 10/22/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
We continue with our month long presentation of scary stories with one of Fortunato's classic episodes of Gremlin Time recorded back around 1980., The Cat Man by Byron Leggett, and read by Katherine Dunn. A successful writer seeking solitude on his own island regrets that h... Read more

The Sampler presents 3 Skeleton Key starring Vincent Price

Airs at: Mon, 10/15/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Joining Fortunato and Just Jess today will be playwrite Georgina Escobar, to discuss the presentation of her play "Alebrijes" at the Milagro Theater on the 18th. Also,  a member of the band Steel Wheels, will drop by to tell us of their upcoming   performance at The Old Chu... Read more