Recent Blog Posts

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Board of Directors Candidate Forum

  KBOO's annual elections for our Board of Directors is here. Listen to the candidate forum hosted by former KBOO Board member Gene Bradley by streaming the audio below. Hear from candidates Ashley Matthews, Todd Kimball, and Charles Shambry about why they want to be elect... Read more

Reconnecting Communities: KBOO’s Annual Membership Event & Board Elections

  KBOO Election and Annual Membership Meeting, Sunday, September 26th, 2021, 1:00-3:00 pm THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL EVENT  Where? Streaming virtually from the Clinton Street Theater! Direct Link to YouTube Stream     Hey KBOO Community Members! As we’ve navigated the chal... Read more

The Wiggle Room on 08/21/21

Produced for The Wiggle Room
Jimi Haskett, the guitarist, singer and sound producer of the bands The Inputs, Hasketron, Theatre Of Sheep, and John Shirley & The Screaming Geezers kindly supplied The Wiggle Room with close to three hours of rare, one-of-a-kind sound recordings from his vaults at Hasketr... Read more

Thirty Years in the Streets of Portland! The Activist Photography of Bette Lee

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bette Lee Photo Giveaway!   If you’ve been to a protest during the past three decades, you’ve probably seen Bette Lee, the short, slight woman behind the camera, always in the thick of things, documenting the resistance that Portland is famous for. From the 1990 march to... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends 20th Anniversary Sound to Listeners Fundraiser

Help KBOO bring Sound to Listeners!   Tune in to Grateful Dead and Friends every Saturday from noon to 2pm in August for a special on-air fundraiser to celebrate Grateful Dead and Friends' 20th year on the air at KBOO! Grateful Dead and Friends would like to raise $10,000... Read more

The 41st Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

KBOO and the Jazz Society of Oregon are thrilled to present the 41st annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival July 16, 17 and 18th at Cathedral Park in north Portland. Click the links below to hear the recordings from the 16th, 17th and 18th of July. The area’s finest jazz, bl... Read more