Arts/Culture

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Rest in Power, Ursula K LeGuin

My heart hurts for the loss of Ursula K LeGuin. I know where to take comfort, in her fiction, essays, and her many many interviews over the years here at KBOO "the cheerful voice of social conscious" is how she described us. Here are some of our archival programs with Ursul... Read more

Audio from the Waterfront Blues Festival!

The 2017 Waterfront Blues Festival audio is now online for your streaming pleasure: Audio from Day One - Friday 6/30   Audio from Day Two - Saturday 7/1   Audio from Day Three - Sunday 7/2   Audio from Day Four - Monday 7/3   Audio from Day Five - Tuesday 7/4   ... Read more

Undocumented Oregon immigrants share their stories in "Dreams Deferred" at the Oregon Historical Society

Airs at: Thu, 01/23/2020 at 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
  Thousands of undocumented immigrants in Oregon have been living in the shadows. But now, as the Supreme Court may soon hear the DACA case this year, some are coming out and telling their stories. Many came to the U.S. when they were young, and have built their lives her... Read more

Carlos Alvarado Perea: Vía Láctea (Milky Way)

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
  On A Different Nature we will pay homage to Carlos Alvarado Perea, early elecronic music pioneer who passed away on January 13th 2020. We will be listening to pieces from his 3 vinyl box set put out by Vinyl on Demand in Germany a couple of years ago. Read more

Etienne Charles

Airs at: Tue, 09/10/2019 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Brad Mehldau

Airs at: Fri, 09/06/2019 at 4:30am - 5:30am

Joe Chambers

Airs at: Tue, 09/03/2019 at 4:15pm - 5:15pm

Logan Richardson

Airs at: Tue, 08/27/2019 at 4:45pm - 5:45pm