Music

Get the 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Mararthon T-shirt!

  Buy your 2021 KBOO Bluegrass Marathon t-shirt! This year's Bluegrass Marathon shirt is designed by Music From The True Vine host Justin Auld. Celebrate the Bluegrass Marathon and show your support for KBOO Community Radio by purchasing your super stylish t-shirt today. ... Read more

Bluegrass Marathon 2021!

Airs at: Sat, 03/13/2021 at 9:00am - 3:00pm
  KBOO's annual Bluegrass Marathon is coming! Tune in on Sat, March 13 from 9a-3p.  We will be featuring 26 bands over the six hours that have recorded sets of music from their own remote locations. Check in with your musician friends and neighbors while listening to some... Read more

40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020

  KBOO is broadcasting the virtual Cathedral Park Jazz Fest LIVE July 17-19!   Like jazz, life in the time of the pandemic is about improvisation. For the first time since its inception in 1980, the swinging sounds of the 40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020 will ... Read more

Blues in the Mississippi Night: 3 Legendary Bluesmen Talk Jim Crow

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
On today's abbreviated, hour-long edition of The Songcircle, we present in its entirety the invaluable, historic recording Blues in the Mississippi Night. Recorded by the great folklorist Alan Lomax in New York City in 1947, it features three legendary performers -- Big Bil... Read more

Folk Music on Home and Travel

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
This Friday on the Cascadia Coffeehouse join us for an hour and a half of folk music centering on the themes of home and travel, featuring the music of Richard Shindell, John Gorka, and more. Read more

A KBOO Debut

Airs at: Wed, 04/14/2021 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
KBOO brings it to you first, and best, and often exclusively.   That's why we've thrived for 53 years - thanks to you, our members.  Please become one or renew today at www.kboo.fm/give   We need you more than ever! Read more

Revisiting Dale Watson night : Live On Drinking From Puddles !!

Airs at: Wed, 04/14/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Drinking from Puddles
   Having warmed up for his Drinking From Puddles appearance by doing other programs first (like  The Late Show with David Letterman, Austin City Limits and Jimmy Kimmel Live!) Dale Watson was in fine form for this 2015 solo appearance on DFP. Hear him play a handful of son... Read more

Old-Time Earth Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
A celebration of Earth Day with traditional North American music, roots, branches and beyond. Read more

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush 4/13/2021 with The Incredible Kid

Airs at: Tue, 04/13/2021 at 10:00pm - Wed, 04/14/2021 at 12:00am
It's another week of Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush! What's that you say? You're not familiar with artists such as Emcee Hasnain, Realkdmusic, Khanvist, Wazir Patar,  Protokhal and A., G.A.N. and I Krish? Well let's get you filled in in time for the Spring Membership Drive! Read more