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It's an Obsession But it's Pleasin'

Airs at: Sat, 02/27/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Hey now, Phil G here. The Wall of Sound, early and full versions, both debuted in February (early rev 1973 and full 1974). It was a revolution in concert audio. Now, in 2021, Anthony Coscia, in Connecticut, is building a 1/6 scale version. This week, we’ll be talking to Ant... Read more

Women's Voices at Sea

Airs at: Mon, 03/01/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
Sea shanties and sea songs have been getting a lot of attention recently, partly because they are sturdy songs that can be sung with gusto. Any number of people can sing them together, and spontaneous harmonies just add to the richness of the singing experience. This episod... Read more

Winds of Change in Appalachia

Airs at: Mon, 03/01/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
When you think of West Virginia you probably think of coal. But as the coal industry dies a slow death Appalachia is now pulled in two different directions. On the one hand natural gas fracking now dominates the Ohio River Valley and countless miles of gas pipelines spread ... Read more

Oregon Day of Empathy

Airs at: Mon, 03/01/2021 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
National Day of Empathy is an opportunity to uplift and amplify voices of people impacted by the criminal legal system. Oregon’s Day of Empathy is at noon, Tues, March 2nd.  Oregon’s virtual event will include women directly impacted by our criminal legal system who will di... Read more

Women's History Month Special

Airs at: Wed, 03/03/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Pastures of Plenty
March is Women's History Month, and March 8 is International Women's Day, so today's Pastures of Plenty will celebrate women's voice. We'll start out with a rousing gospel stomper from Sister Rosetta Tharpe, then hear from pioneering women folk singsers Elizabeth Cotten, Pe... Read more

Disability Justice Interview with Jessica Bridges of L'Arche Communities

Airs at: Fri, 03/05/2021 at 9:30am - 10:00am

2021 Artist in Residence Applications Available

  The KBOO Community Radio Artist In Residence Program assists artists working creatively with sound. Every year, one artist or one collaborative group of artists will be awarded twenty hours of studio recording*** and production time with a KBOO Mixologist in order to cre... Read more

Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientations for new volunteers

Interested in becoming a KBOO volunteer? The first step is to attend one of our virtual volunteer orientations. To attend, register online using the links below. Here's the schedule for this Spring:   Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientation schedule:    Tues, Feb 2 @ 6pm-7:30pm... Read more