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Oil For Kisses XX - La Danse Macabre

Produced for Oil For Kisses
For episode #20(we made it!) OFK takes the plunge into a brief history of post punk and related dark, danceable genres(no wave, goth, dark wave, dark electronic/industrial, rom 1977 to the present. Read more

Junio Pride

Produced for Musikas para Volar
    Este episodio está hecho y dedicado a todas las personas que festejamos y luchamos en PRIDE todo el tiempo. Más como el mes de junio conmemoramos la Resistencia y el Orgullo, Pajarito Dj, trae a la emblematica banda Argentina LOS BESOS.... Junto a su vocalista Paula ... Read more

KBOO's December 3-10 Cuba Trip: Charles Bittner Extended Interview

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KBOO has organized a Cuba trip for listeners and supporters this December 3-10, with proceeds benefiting KBOO. On the last edition of News from the BOO, we talked with Charles Bittner, trip organizer and guide. Charles has taught sociology at St. John’s University in NYC an... Read more

35th Annual Waterfront Blues Festival

  The Waterfront Blues Festival is downtown Portland’s largest and longest-running music festival and one of the most renowned celebrations of the Blues in the world. 2022 marks the 35th anniversary of the festival and a jubilant return to downtown Portland. Founded in 198... Read more

HIRING: KBOO Full-Charge Bookkeeper

KBOO is looking for a Full-Charge Bookkeeper. Are you the right candidate?   Please, email your resume and cover letter to hiring [at] kboo [dot] org​. Apply by Sunday, June 12 at midnight (PST). REQUIRED: Please answer the following question in your cover letter, "How wi... Read more

JAM - Jazz Appreciation Month - APR 2022

Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
MINGUS' LOST 'EPITAPH' LIVES AGAIN    By Jeff Kaliss      Thirty years after he wrote it, Charles Mingus' greatest work is about to get its West Coast premiere.      "Epitaph", an orchestral opus, in 18 movements, was written in bits and pieces by the legendary jazz b... Read more