Arts/Culture

Get the 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Mararthon T-shirt!

  Buy your 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Marathon t-shirt! This year's Bluegrass Marathon shirt is designed by Music From The True Vine host Justin Auld. Celebrate the Bluegrass Marathon and show your support for KBOO Community Radio by purchasing your super stylish t-shirt today. ... Read more

Bluegrass Marathon 2021!

Airs at: Sat, 03/13/2021 at 9:00am - 3:00pm
  KBOO's annual Bluegrass Marathon is coming! Tune in on Sat, March 13 from 9a-3p.  We will be featuring 26 bands over the six hours that have recorded sets of music from their own remote locations. Check in with your musician friends and neighbors while listening to some... Read more

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

Aurora Josephson on Martha Bergman

Airs at: Tue, 04/13/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at 11.30 am Aurora Josephson talks to Martha Bergman of Art Construction Mgt about color theory and practice. She explains what a hue is, and how the big four painters of the Renaissance worked their magic in color.    Guest contact info: Marth... Read more

Joey Ramone Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/15/2021 at 10:00pm - Fri, 04/16/2021 at 12:00am
OK, all you teenage lobotomys it's time to join Marcel Thursday from 10PM to Midnight to celebrate the life of Joey Ramone!! Two hours of the Ramones, as well as some rare recordings and solo performances from the iconic vocalist.  It has been 20 years since Joey Ramone pas... Read more

Film at 11 Leaves April Lie a Lion on Friday, 30 April, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 04/30/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Continuing our recent interests in French cinema, this week we look at Olivier Assayas's Irma Vep, just out on Criterion, while Britta Gordon discusses xxxxxx, Jeff Godsil reports on Blast of Silence​, and Matthew of Gremlin Time ponders the new BFI book on Quatermas and th... Read more

Good Timing as Film at 11 Goes Boating, on Friday 23 April, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 04/23/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week we look at the new Criterion edition of Jacques Rivette's Celine and Julie Go Boating,  while Jeff Godsil represents Nick Roeg's Bad Timing: A Sensual Obsession, Britta Gordon considers xxxxxx, and Gremlin Time's Matthew discussses xxxxxx, while this week's book i... Read more