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

LIVE! From The 3rd Annual SNEAKER WEEK:BLOOM Beauty Collective Fashion Show!

Airs at: Tue, 10/15/2019 at 9:00am - Thu, 10/31/2019 at 9:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast
VVP had the stellar opportunity to interview and kick it with some of the greats here in pdx at the @sneakerweekpdx fashion show by @bloombeautycollective. Don’t sleep on these interviews now!!!! We have stunning artist and educator @latoya.lovely , the visionary himself @... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews painters Mark Flores and William E Jones about Perverted By Language

Airs at: Tue, 10/15/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday October 15, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews painters Mark Flores and William E Jones about their collaborative show called Perverted By Language, on now at Private Places studio until November 8. The L.A.-based artists talk about their painting and ... Read more

Featured Radio Drama: The House In Cypress Canyon, starring Robert Taylor

Airs at: Mon, 10/14/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
More music and talk on the Sampler today with Fortunato and DK Holm. For October, we'll be featuring some scary radio dramas. First off, "The House In Cypress Canyon" starring Robert Taylor. Something is not right in the new house a couple has moved into in Cypress Canyon. ... Read more

A Clockwork Orange

Airs at: Tue, 10/15/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae features  A Clockwork Orange, a stage adaptation with music of Anthony Burgess' own 1962 dystopian satirical novel of juvenile delinquency.  She'll talk with artistic director Cassie Greer and associate artist Joey Copsey  of Hillsboro's Bag&Baggage Productions abou... Read more

It Takes A Village To Learn ft. Erica Fuller

Airs at: Sat, 10/12/2019 at 9:00am - Thu, 10/31/2019 at 9:15am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast
NEW EPISODE ALERT Ok y’all, here’s the deal. We’ve been working our ASSES off for this podcast that we love so dearly, but it’s mostly BTS shit that not many see or hear. Well aren’t your ears in for a fuckin treat because we are FINALLY releasing new content!!!! We’re rele... Read more

Color Outside the Lines to unveil Unity Project

Airs at: Fri, 10/11/2019 at 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
Color Outside the Lines is a Portland non-profit dedicated to helping foster and at-risk youth connect with opportunities for creativity, with a focus on art and culture. On October12, Color Outside the Lines will be hosting a celebration of the unveiling of the Unity Proj... Read more

Escape Reality

Airs at: Thu, 10/10/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Comics artist Jared Souza teams up with local writers and actors to create an absurdist sketch comedy show. Read more