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During Pledge Week, a Very Special Film at 11, starting at 10 AM and lasting a full hour

Airs at: Fri, 12/06/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Join us for a very special episode of Film at 11, a full hour in which we discuss great unorthodox holiday movies, and cite many of the screen celebrities who have passed away this season.    Around town This Week:    https://www.movieinsider.com/movies/2019   Coming O... Read more

Folk Favorites of 2019

Airs at: Fri, 12/06/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Movin' On
2019 was a good year for folk music. On Friday, December 6th, 12 noon to 1:30, Movin' On will feature some of Don Jacobson's favorite folk music of this year. As a bonus for your support of KBOO, a very limited of Cathy Fink and Marcy  Marxer's new CD Wahoo! and Katherine R... Read more

025 Lead Poisoning and Corporate Malfeasance (Part 1)

Airs at: Mon, 12/09/2019 at 7:00am - 7:30am
Produced for Prescription for Justice
  Guest David Rosner, PhD, MPH, Ronald H. Lauterstein Professor of Sociomedical Sciences and Co-Director of the Center for the History & Ethics of Public Health at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, member of the National Academy of Sciences' National A... Read more

The World's Largest Methanol Refinery Hits a Roadblock

Airs at: Mon, 12/09/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For five years the small Washington state community of Kalama has been grappling with spectre of having the world's largest methanol refinery sited at their port. Northwest Innovation Works, a Chinese-backed company, has been trying with little luck to attain the necessary ... Read more

The Book of Lost Saints

Airs at: Thu, 12/12/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  The Book of Lost Saints is an evocative multigenerational Cuban-American family story of revolution, loss, and family bonds from New York Times-bestselling author Daniel José Older. Marisol vanished during the Cuban Revolution, disappearing with hardly a trace. Now, sha... Read more

Lebanese Cinema on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 12/13/2019 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

Anthony Braxton Artist Focus

Airs at: Sat, 12/14/2019 at 2:00pm - 5:00pm
A Different Nature/Jazz Motif crossover special. DJ What The (!?!?) will be a guest on Gene the Jazz Machine's "Motif" show on Saturday, December 7, presenting a special on the music of Anthony Braxton. We will examine the AACM and its former and current artists, Roscoe Mit... Read more

Sounds Unsound early December

Airs at: Sun, 12/15/2019 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Sounds Unsound
New music and more. Read more

Resurrect Extinct Vibration

Airs at: Thu, 12/19/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
  CA Conrad, author of nine books of poetry and essays, including the Lamba Literary Award-Winning "While Standing in Line for Death," is one of the foremost practitioners of what they call "(Soma)tic Poetry Rituals."  Conrad joins David Naimon today to discuss their curre... Read more

Holiday Messages

Airs at: Mon, 12/23/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
On December 23rd Prison Pipeline hosts will feature your holiday messages to your loved ones in and from prison.  Please send your short messages to kbooppc@gmail.com or mail to KBOO Prison Pipeline 20 SE 8th Portland, OR 97214. Happy Holidays from all of us at Prison Pipe... Read more

New music

Airs at: Mon, 12/23/2019 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
New releases of new music from the past several months. Experimental and avant-garde. Read more

The Best of 2019 today on Film at 11, January 3

Airs at: Fri, 01/03/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
It's impossible to keep up with every new film and television show coming out in a given year, but we do our best, and this week we try to access what some of the stand out works were for 2019.  Read more

Featured guest: Jessica Tyner Mehta

Airs at: Mon, 01/06/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Brandy NālaniMcDougall's poem "He Mele Aloha no ka Niu" : https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/89747/he-mele-aloha-no-ka-niu   Featured guest: Jessica Tyner Mehta https://jessicamehta.com/ Read more

The Worst of 2019, Today on Film at 11, Friday 10 January

Airs at: Fri, 01/10/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Having dealt with the best, here are the worst of the year, from bad TV shows, to intellectually bankrupt large-screen offerings.  Read more

KBOO's Infamous Book and Record Sale

The KBOO Book and Record Sale KBOO is excited to announce that we are now accepting donations for our Annual and Infamous Book and Record Sale! The event will be held @ Jupiter Next, 900 E Burnside  Saturday, December 21st from 12 noon until 10 pm KBOO Members-only hour f... Read more