Program

Short Term Contract Job at KBOO: Archival Asset Manager

KBOO is hiring a short term Archival Asset Manager to take the lead on digitizing our analog archive assets in preparation for our 50th anniversary! Deadline is Thursday July 20th at 5pm Photo Credit: “Pic: The Sanctum Sanctorum @4zzz record library” by David Jackmanson is... Read more

Building the Beloved Community at KBOO

Airs at: Fri, 05/12/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Beloved Community
In August 2016, KBOO completed it three-year strategic plan.    Check it out: KBOO’s vision for 2017-2020 is to become Oregon’s community media hub, leveraging the power of the airwaves to support a revolution for a just and sustainable future. It will achieve this through... Read more

Survey for Oregon Historical Society Exhibit

As we approach our 50th Anniversary, we are looking for the KBOO audience to help us sort through our history and decide on 5 most important moments in KBOO history We'd like you to fill out this survey: https://docs.google.com/a/kboo.org/forms/d/1Dbh8lWJpz_2iC3-bf3VqiQiEi... Read more

ARCHIVAL DATABASE EDIT-a-Thon and Party!

Reunite with old news and public affairs programming here at KBOO!  Please join us on Saturday, March 25 to reminisce with current & past volunteers to add missing information to the KBOO archives memory bank! This event is open to the public. If you know how to add materi... Read more

Good-by, with Much Gratitude, to Volunteer Steve Nassar

Produced for Democracy Now!,
  Outstanding KBOO volunteer Steve Nassar is leaving his role as board-op and announcer for Democracy Now and Talk Radio. If you listen to Democracy Now at 7AM on KBOO, chances are you have heard Steve's voice during the breaks of the program, giving the legal I.D., the we... Read more

Katherine Dunn

Katherine Dunn, author and radio personality, passed away on May 11th, 2016. In her novel, Geek Love, she refers to KBOO as Radio KBNK. We have the honor of preserving some of her radio work, including this clip of her reading "Scut Farkus and the Murderous Mariah" by Jean ... Read more

Toxic Hate and Guess Who's Coming to Radio

I find it easy to listen to the radio and applaud our DJs and radio producers for the good work they are doing: exposing truth, healing us from daily harshness through amazing music, and keeping the edge of education and uncomfortable radio balanced enough for us to learn f... Read more

The River Signal Starts June First!

Our friends at the Steam Radio Syndicate, Galen, Brian, and Reid, are out in the world, getting The Channel Princess, a paddlewheel riverboat, to the Mississippi River.  They'll be floating south down the river "America's Last Highway" for the summer, and creating amazing r... Read more

Don Manning Memorial Service Information

The  Memorial for Don Manning, long time KBOO jazz host, will take place this  Sunday September 21st, at Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capital Highway from  2:30 - 4:30 pm. A jazz trio with Lee Reinoehl, piano, Nick Gefroh, drums, and unnamed bass player will play, and NI... Read more