Live Performance

Jennifer Robin and Sunbathe

Airs at: Mon, 11/19/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Another crazy fun show with live music and special guests. The band Sunbathe will be setting up in the big studio. We will also have a return visit from Portland writer Jennifer Robin to share some passages from her new book. And, joining us by phone, will be drummer David ... Read more

BTTE Episode 256: Throwing Muses / Kristin Hersh / 50FOOTWAVE Special

Airs at: Sun, 11/04/2018 at 12:00am - 2:00am
Produced for Back To The Egg
January of 1988 is ground zero of my Throwing Muses fandom. It was my first semester away at college. It was my first month back in the U.S. after a few years' exile in Argentina. My beloved favorite band at that time, The Smiths, had just broken up. Morrissey's lyrics spok... Read more

Ep.14 Generation Z for Zeal Soup

Airs at: Sun, 10/28/2018 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Produced for Peace, Love and Soup
Summer 2018  - and we spent it getting to know Generation Z — with all that brightness and energy, we focus on the youth of today in all their glorious complexity.     They’re poets and musicians, activists and free thinkers, fun loving and kind, and frankly … full of zea... Read more

BTTE Episode 255: Dan Bern w/ Amanda Stark

Airs at: Sun, 10/21/2018 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Back To The Egg
The pair drop by after Dan's show at The Old Church to debut some songs from a forthcoming record called "New World". Before and after, host Crackity Jones drops some tracks that he's been (impatiently) sitting on for months. New music herein from Bitch'n, Miss Rayon, Laur... Read more

Orson, meet Phil and David

Airs at: Tue, 10/16/2018 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Vinyl Pajama Party
This Morning on The VPJP we will bring you the orginal 1938 Radio broadcast of Orson Wells'  "War Of The Worlds". Following that we will feature Phil Proctor and David Ossman (of The Firesign Theatre)  speaking last month at  the Library of Congress. Read more

Interview with Alicia Jo Rabins

Airs at: Mon, 10/22/2018 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Alicia Jo Rabins is a poet, musician and teacher of Torah. She received the American Poetry Review/Honickman First Book Prize for Divinity School in 2015; her new book, Fruit Geode, was published in 2018 by Augury Books. Rabins created and performed Girls in Trouble, an ind... Read more

Hear and There: Audio Postcards from Earth

Airs at: Tue, 10/09/2018 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Produced for Threshold Shift
In honor of KBOO's 50th Anniversary and the 20th Anniversary of A Different Nature's 24-Hour Earth Day Broadcast, we are inviting you to join us at the OMSI Kendall Planetarium for Hear and There:  Audio Postcards from Earth Tuesday October 9th at 7:30 PM.   This is an al... Read more

Tuesday Night! Oct 9 Hear and There: A KBOO 50th Celebration of the Environment and Sound

Produced for Threshold Shift
  KBOO Celebrates its 50 Years of Sound, Science and Environmental Awareness In a Unique Immersive Sound and Site Collaboration with OMSI Tuesday October 9, 7:30PM OMSI’s Kendall Planetarium In honor of KBOO and OMSI's long-standing commitment to education and environment... Read more

Live in Studio: DANBERT NOBACON! PIÑÉN!

Airs at: Wed, 10/17/2018 at 10:00pm - Thu, 10/18/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
From Twisp, WA by way of Chumbawamba comes DANBERT NOBACON! He'll play first! Then, from Barcelona, Spain comes PIÑÉN! The DIY space in London described them like this: "Hardcore Radikal from Barcelona. This two piece pick up where FIRMEZA 10 left off. Their ideas and the... Read more

Interview with Michael Spring

Airs at: Mon, 09/24/2018 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Michael Spring is the author of four poetry books and one children’s book.  He's won several awards, including the Turtle Island Poetry Award and honorable mentions for the Eric Hoffer Book Award and the Green Book Festival Award.  In 2016 he won a Luso-American Fellowship ... Read more