The Songcircle

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Airs at: Fri, 09/28/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Every Friday from 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

The Songcircle blends songs from various eras and genres to reveal new connections, exposing forgotten artists and discovering new ones, exploring different genres and topics, or responding to the events of the day.

Past guests include Loudon Wainwright III, Peter Buck (REM), Rodriguez, Elvis Costello keyboardist Steve Nieve, Joe Ely, Wesley Stace (a.k.a. John Wesley Harding), Laura Veirs, Richmond Fontaine, Jane Siberry, Freakwater, Erin McKeown, Barry McGuire ("Eve of Destruction"), Dan Bern, Annalisa Tornfelt, The Von Trapps, Casey Neill, Scott McCaughey of The Minus 5/Young Fresh Fellows, Tim Buckley lyricist Larry Beckett, noted music writers Greil Marcus and Peter Guralnick, and many others.

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The Songcircle on 09/21/18

Airs at: Fri, 09/21/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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A Conversation with The Zombies! Plus, New Music from Some of Our Favorites

Airs at: Fri, 09/07/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Zombies return to Revolution Hall later this month, and we're very excited to speak with their legendary keyboardist Rod Argent and vocalist Colin Blunstone on this week's Songcircle, in advance of that appearance. After that, it's a new music bonanza, as we check out t... Read more

The Songcircle on 08/31/18

Airs at: Fri, 08/31/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Friday Fish Fry on the Song Circle

Airs at: Fri, 08/24/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Hi y'all, Phil G here. I'll be sitting in for Jeff Friday 8/24 and I'll be playing music related to water and fish, as well as an interview with Hot Tuna's Jorma Kaukonen, about his new book and the upcoming Portland and Eugene shows. It'll be a fun Friday on the SongCircle... Read more

The Songcircle on 08/17/18

Airs at: Fri, 08/17/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Heart Hunters (Brianna Blackbird and Drew DeMan) return to Portland with a new album!

Airs at: Fri, 08/10/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Heart Hunters' new album, American Eclipse, was produced by a Songcircle favorite, the great Peter Case. We'll hear tracks from the disc and some live tunes as well, and find out about their lives since leaving Portland for Atlanta. Also, new music from Eliza Gilkyson, Aman... Read more

The Songcircle on 08/03/18

Airs at: Fri, 08/03/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Raina Rose: Live Music on KBOO

Airs at: Fri, 07/27/2018 at 2:15pm - 2:45pm
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Singer/songwriter Raina Rose performed live for the Songcircle - July 27, 2018. To hear the full show, please visit https://kboo.fm/media/66828-songcircle-072718 Read more

The Songcircle on 07/27/18

Airs at: Fri, 07/27/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 07/20/18

Airs at: Fri, 07/20/2018 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Guest host: Dan Shramek Read more