Music

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

The Gift of Classical Music: #286

Airs at: Sun, 01/17/2021 at 8:00am - 11:00am
Produced for The Third Floor
The Third Floor is a classical music program like no other, featuring a mix of choral, vocal, and instrumental music hand-picked by producer and host, Bill Cromwell.   The Third Floor presents arias, motets, anthems, sonatas, concertos, suites, and symphonies for a rich lis... Read more

Heavy Metal Vomit Party 1/21/21

Airs at: Thu, 01/21/2021 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Heavy Metal Vomit Party
Heavy Metal Vomit Party's very first episode of 2021, in which we explore several decades and metal subgenres, and worship at the altar of the almighty riff.  Read more

Inauguration Day Special

Airs at: Wed, 01/20/2021 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
     We offer special music today in the spirit of peace, justice, and non-violence. Sincerely, your host, Bob Riddle Read more

Swing 'n Country with Mary

Airs at: Sat, 01/23/2021 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
This Saturday's show will feature full sets by individual country and swing artists so we can really sink our teeth into their sound. We'll hear Wade Ray, Loretta Lynn, Bob Wills, Jean Shepard, George Jones and so many more great singers. Three hours will only scratch the s... Read more

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush 15-Year Anniversary Special Part 3 featuring DJ Anjali

Airs at: Tue, 01/19/2021 at 10:00pm - Wed, 01/20/2021 at 12:00am
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush began life on KBOO as the Anjali and The Kid show fifteen years ago! At a certain point FCC guidelines necessitated a name change. After 12 years Anjali retired from the show in 2017, but we got her back for a special set in honor of the anniversary... Read more

Janis, Dolly, Dewey, and Phil

Airs at: Tue, 01/19/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Vinyl Pajama Party

Portland Jewish Hour

Airs at: Sun, 01/17/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Portland Jewish Hour
Celebrating Tu b'Shvat, the Jewish birthday of the trees, with music from around the world. Read more

Radio Lost & Found for 01/14/21

Airs at: Thu, 01/14/2021 at 10:00pm - Fri, 01/15/2021 at 12:00am
Produced for Radio Lost and Found
Another episode of Radio Lost & Found, the first of 2021 - coming to you live from my home studio! We said goodbye to New York Dolls rhythm guitarist Sylvain Slyvain, witnessed a shocking Heino meltdown across three turntables, heard a quarted of songs by The Rudy Schwartz... Read more

Joan Gratz and Joanna Priestley - from the Archive

Airs at: Thu, 01/14/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this encore episode from 2009, we visit two award-winning independent animation directors at their Portland studios. Joanna Priestley is a filmmaker, teacher, producer, and festival organizer.  She’s best known for her abstract animation, most notably for North of Bl... Read more