March is Women's History Month, and March 8 is International Women's Day, so
today's Pastures of Plenty will celebrate women's voice.
We'll start out with a rousing gospel stomper from Sister Rosetta Tharpe,
then hear from pioneering women folk singsers Elizabeth Cotten, Pe...
From a recent Willamette Week article, Oregon Considers a New Approach to
People in Mental Crisis
Oregon House Bill 2980 would provide funding for three "peer respite
centers"—short-term, homelike facilities for people experiencing mental
health crises. Currently, p...
The 3 to 4 p.m. hour will be that Julian "Cannonball" Adderley
pre-empted last September by KBOO public affairs progrmming,
featuring gems from the 1950s and 1960s.
The first 2 p.m. hour will feature the music of Luther Hughes'
Cannonball-Coltrane Project from 2004 thru...
The Cascade African Film Festival and the Portland International Film
Festival overlap this month, and we also consider three new movies, The
Mauritanian, Let Him Go, and I Care a Lot, while Jeff Godsil ponders On
Dangerous Ground and Robert Ryan, Britta Gordon on Victor Er...
KBOO kicks off International Women's Day in grand style as Folk Espresso
features 90 glorious minutes of music by women. We'll hear the female
voice in all of its pure clarity in several a capella pieces as well as songs
showcasing lovely harmonies by sister duos and trios...
In the aftermath of massive wildfires that burned across much of Western
Oregon last summer, an inevitable slew of post-fire logging proposals
threaten to clearcut over 10,000 acres of fire-impacted federal lands along
the iconic McKenzie and North Umpqua rivers.
On this s...
The KBOO Community Radio Artist In Residence Program assists artists working
creatively with sound. Every year, one artist or one collaborative group of
artists will be awarded twenty hours of studio recording*** and production
time with a KBOO Mixologist in order to cre...
Interested in becoming a KBOO volunteer? The first step is to attend one of
our virtual volunteer orientations. To attend, register online using the
links below. Here's the schedule for this Spring:
Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientation schedule:
Tues, Feb 2 @ 6pm-7:30pm...