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Indigenous land acknowledgments: a good step, but fundamental structural change is what's needed

Airs at: Wed, 12/08/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  A starting point for the discussion, from 2nd Wednesday co-host Jacqueline Keeler, Portland-based Native American writer and activist, enrolled in the Navajo Nation and of Yankton Dakota descent: The reality is that most non-Native Americans can live and die for genera... Read more

It's fall--the season of persimmons and leaves

Airs at: Wed, 12/08/2021 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
Due to technical reasons, we we're able to present our recorded November show. So we recorded it again for this month, covering about the same material. Have a good solstice, dear listerners! Tis the season of persimmon and host Glen Andresen and guest Jim Gilbert discuss ... Read more

Winter Membership Drive

Airs at: Wed, 12/08/2021 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
KBOO's historical storehouse of special, unique programming is here today to remember Dave by.  Yes, he preferred to be a sideman.  Vocal requests at the end. We'll also slip in a West Side Story tune just before Steven Spielberg's new movie release December 10. Read more

Dispatches from Anarres: Tales in Tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin

Airs at: Thu, 12/09/2021 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
Today on Jonesy, we we pay tribute to arguably Oregon’s greatest writer, Ursula K. Le Guin. I’m sure Ken Kesey would have loved to arm wrestle her for the title, but I think he’d lose. Ursula was not only a brilliant and prolific author, but an activist for the environment ... Read more

Favorite Folk Music from 2021 on the Cascadia Coffeehouse

Airs at: Fri, 12/10/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
Music lifted our spirits once again in 2021 - so much fantastic new folk and roots music!  Join us on the Cascadia Coffeehouse this Friday from 5:30 to 7am to hear some of my favorite releases from the past year, including Rhiannon Giddens & Francesco Turrisi, John Reischma... Read more

More Alternatives to Xmas this week on Film at 11, December 10, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 12/10/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
  This week we discuss the new Steven Spielberg version of West Side Story, with actor and coach Kurt Conroyd, while Jeff Godsil considers Brigitte Bardot in ... And God Created Woman, then Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time on F.P. 1 Doesn't Answer, features Conrad Veidt as t... Read more

A Matter Of Public Records / Episode #17

Airs at: Sat, 12/11/2021 at 3:00am - 6:00am
Hello, and welcome to the 17th episode of "A Matter Of Public Records".  My show description states the following "John Cage said "Most musicians can't hear a single sound. They listen only to the relationship between two or more sounds" This show will be about exploring an... Read more

Rhythm Shack Holiday Special

Airs at: Mon, 12/13/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Rhythm Shack
  On Monday morning's December edition of Rhythm Shack, we'll celebrate with holiday/Christmas/New Year themed roots music!  We'll hear classics from Darlene Love (pictured), Otis Redding, Stevie Wonder, George Harrison, Muddy Waters, Elvis Costello, Allman Brothers, B.B. ... Read more

HIRING: KBOO Web and New Media Coordinator

  Please email resume and cover letter to manager [at] kboo [dot] org by Wednesday, November 17, 2021. In your cover letter, please answer the following: "How do you hope to integrate the values of justice, equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging into your work as KB... Read more