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MLK Day Broadcast January 20, 2020
Hindsight 2020 Program special

Hindsight 2020

What is Hindsight 2020? On January 21, KBOO will be devoting a day to debriefing the last three years. So much has happened, and going into the 2020 election season, we think it’s important to catch up. Under President Trump we have been inundated with scandals and informa... Read more

Hindsight 20/20 on Transpositive

Airs at: Tue, 01/21/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
So much has happened in the past three years that has been devastating to the transgender and non-binary community and so much resistance and brilliance has risen up from our communities.  Under the current administration we have been inundated by scandal and disinformation... Read more

Political power in Dineh-tah, with Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 01/22/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
    Fresh from a week-long trip across the Dineh (Navajo) Nation reservation in the Southwest U.S., regular guest host Jacqueline Keeler will join host Paul Roland to talk about the growing political power of Indigenous Nations in the U.S. and whether the Navajo electorat... Read more

Annual Gene Harris Special

Airs at: Wed, 01/22/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
     It's hard to believe that the 20th anniversary of Gene's death is upon us.        We'll have many rare recordings of Gene's joyous piano music to share as we continue our January tradition of celebrating his life. Read more

Featured guest: DANIEL LUPTON

Airs at: Wed, 01/22/2020 at 10:00pm - Thu, 01/23/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
Join us as we interview Daniel Lupton from Sorry State Records, the store based in Raleigh NC, and the label based in our hearts! Read more

Live Interview with the Editors of Oregon Historical Quarterly. 

Airs at: Thu, 01/23/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
KBOO’s Linda Olson-Osterlund interviews Eliza E. Canty-Jones and Darrell Millner, editors of the current issue of the  Oregon Historical Quarterly.  This special issue of the Oregon Historical Quarterly features articles that explore the history of White supremacy and resis... Read more

Pledge: The Public Radio Fund Drive by Don Merrill

Airs at: Thu, 01/23/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
Host Ken Jones talks with Don Merrill, author of the book Pledge: The Public Radio Fund Drive. Don’s a career journalist, writer, and broadcaster. He’s been a producer and reporter for civilian and Armed Forces Broadcasting, worked for the Cincinnati Enquirer, and was a pub... Read more

Doldrums movies on Film at 11, Friday, January 24

Airs at: Fri, 01/24/2020 at 10:30pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Film at 11
Join us for a discussion of films appearing at the tail end of January, a notoriously uninspiring time for Hollywood movies, but often a good season for art films and documentaries.      New Releases:    https://www.movieinsider.com/movies/2019     Coming Out Jan 24,... Read more

We went to jail for our great-granddaughters

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For over fifteen years people across Southern Oregon have been living with the specter of the Jordan Cove LNG export facility and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline haunting their lives. Tens of thousands of people have raised their voices in opposition to this project which th... Read more

Connecting Women Prisoners with Their Children

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Karen James is joined by Jessica Katz, director of the Family Preservation Project (FPP), and by Shanoa Williams and Vanessa Sherrod, both FPP alumni who were recently released from Coffee Creek Correctional Facility.  The Family Preservation Project , a program of the... Read more

Abortion Access/Reproductive Health and Justice

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
This will be the last episode of Poetry and Everything for a while (or forever – we’ll see what happens).  The series – which opened in July of 2016, just a little while before this current phase of our national horrorshow began – will have run for 37 months by the end of J... Read more

The Cascade Festival of African Films and more on Film at 11, Friday January 31

Airs at: Fri, 01/31/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
  Film at 11 is happy to welcome filmmaker  Blitz Bazawule and Ronna Neuenschwander, Assoc Director of the 30th Cascade Festival of African Films (January 31 through February 29).  Mr. Bazawule is a filmmaker and musician born in Ghana and based in New York City, here in s... Read more

Featured guest: KURT IKEDA

Airs at: Mon, 02/03/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Thanks to our featured guest Kurt Ikeda, and we'll also hear poems by Robert Lashley, https://www.seattlereviewofbooks.com/writers/robert-lashley/   Read more

LDW is 25, Erin Yanke is 50! Celebrate with LIVE IN STUDIO guests: LEBENDEN TOTEN featuring Scott Moore!

Airs at: Wed, 02/05/2020 at 10:00pm - Thu, 02/06/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
Life During Wartime started in 1995 at KBOO Host Erin Yanke was born on this day, February 5, 1970. The best way to celebrate is with music and friends, so we will be bringing you music and friends, Portland's best band LEBENDEN TOTEN featuring Scott Moore.   Read more

Lebanese Cinema on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 02/14/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Portlander Noor-Petra Hamiel is on hand to discuss Lebanese cinema, including the recent Capernaum. Noor is a native of the country, and in Portland is a caterer and restauranteur, but also an avid film viewer. She joins Mona and the rest for a wide-ranging discussion.      Read more

All Ages Hardcore Show - Benefit for KBOO!

Produced for Life During Wartime
On Saturday, January 25th, 2020 join us at Blackwater Bar, 835 NE Broadway for this all ages benefit for KBOO Community Radio!   This is an ALL AGES SHOW!   Life During Wartime presents: - Electric Chair (https://ironlungpv.bandcamp.com/album/performative-justice-7-lun... Read more

Development Committee rescheduled to Jan 28

  Our next Development Committee meeting has been rescheduled to January 28, 2020 from 4:30-5:30pm at KBOO Community Radio. The Development Committee is open to volunteers and members. If you have questions about our development team, please email our Development Director,... Read more

Top Ten Lists by KBOO DJs for 2019

  KBOO Programmers list their top 10's for this year: Phil G - Grateful Dead and Friends - Noon - 2pm 4th Saturday host Albums as opposed to songs in No Particular Order:   NEW RELEASES: Glitterfox- Glitterfox Various Artists- If You're Going To The City, A Tribute to M... Read more