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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

The Best Films of the Decade, from Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 12/27/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Everybody else is doing it so we might as well: listing the films of the 2010s that stand the test of time.  Read more

More music and film from KBOO's Rick Mitchell, on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 12/20/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
KBOO's Rick Mitchell joins us to discuss recent and forthcoming documentaries about music and musicians.  Read more

Holiday movies and More, with Fortunato, on Film at 11, Dec. 13

Airs at: Fri, 12/13/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
The Monday Sampler's Fortunato joins the team to discuss unusual holiday movies, Pre-Code movies, and more.  Read more

The Blue Zones Kitchen: 100 Recipes To Live To 100

Airs at: Wed, 12/04/2019 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Open Air
If you want to live to a healthy 100, eat like healthy people who’ve lived to 100.  In his highly anticipated cookbook debut, three-time New York Times bestselling author Dan Buettner has gathered 100 recipes for longevity from the blues zones: the places around the world ... Read more

The Demon of Brownsville Road

Airs at: Sat, 11/30/2019 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Open Air
“I would say it’s one of the scariest places on Earth!” — People Magazine Lawyers, paranormal investigators, psychologists, and clerics witnessed terrifying event at this house, proving beyond a reasonable doubt that this demon was real.  In addition to photos and physical... Read more

Black Books for the Holidays

Airs at: Thu, 12/05/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
Black Book Talk listeners are invited to call in and share books by Black authors that you'd like to give (or receive!) during the holidays.  Tell us about the book that made you smile, laugh or just think a little deeper.  You know, the one that you couldn't stop talking a... Read more

Guests: Micheale James Phelps, Chelsea Burns, Thomas Lundy

Airs at: Mon, 12/02/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 12/03/2019 at 12:00am
Hosts: Jay Shingle and Keith Bloom Guests: Micheale James Phelps, Chelsea Burns, Thomas Lundy Music: The Home Improvers Read more