Arts and Culture

KBOOs 51st Birthday Party and Birthday Cake Potluck

Join us on Sunday June 2nd from 2-4pm at KBOO Community Radio 20 SE 8th Avenue for our 51st Birthday Party! It's a BIRTHDAY CAKE POTLUCK, so bring the cake you want to eat in this world, and come celebrate with music, fun, station tours, casual converstation, and Birthday ... Read more

Murder My Sweet starring Dick Powell and Claire Trevor

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2020 at 11:00pm - Tue, 09/22/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Tonight we present a radio adaptation of a classic film noir, Murder My Sweet, adapted from the hard boiled detective novel by Raymond Chandler. An ex con hires PI Philip Marlowe to find his ex girlfriend, Velma; at the same time he is hired to protect a man as he makes a p... Read more

Remote: Finding Home in the Bitterroots by DJ Lee

Airs at: Wed, 09/16/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is DJ Lee, author of Remote: Finding Home in the Bitterroots, published by Oregon State University Press. DJ is a Regents Professor of Literature and Creative Writing at Washington State University, the Director of the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness H... Read more

Travelers dominate the thoughts of our reviewers on Film at 11, for Friday September 25

Airs at: Fri, 09/25/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week on Film at 11, or correspondenets consider various wayward travelers, from the invading monsters reviewed by Jeff Godsil in The Fiend Without a Face, to the writer Bruce Chatwin in Werner Herzog's new documentary, Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin, reviewed... Read more

Ep 111. It Takes A Village To Rise From The Ashes...Literally

Airs at: Tue, 09/15/2020 at 12:00am - Wed, 09/30/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast

War Pig’s Arcade Episode V

Airs at: Sat, 09/19/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for War Pig's Arcade
This week in the Arcade, War Pig and Poxy discuss the 1933 Universal classic, The Invisible Man. Ragan will host a series of disasterous call ins, and Matt C spins all sorts of great records. *NOTE* This episode of WPA is limited to one hour of content since it is a pilot ... Read more

Andy Warner in Beirut - Expanded Audio

Airs at: Thu, 09/10/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this extended conversation with Andy Warner, we take an extra 20 minutes to nerd out about independent publishing, cultural diplomacy, raves in Iran, sex and drugs in Beirut, and the reverberations of the U.S. invasion of Iraq. Andy is an artist and writer of non-fic... Read more

LaRhonda Steele

Airs at: Tue, 09/15/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks with Portland's First Lady of Blues, LaRhonda Steele. We hear her talk about the struggles as a Black woman in Portland's Blues scene. It's tough times for Portland's musicians who depend on live performance for a living, and even tougher for Black artists dur... Read more

Music and Movies on the Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 09/14/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Still holding in place on a smokey afternoon? Tune in for a great selection of music. Also DK Holm, from KBOO's Film @ 11, stops by to review a new book about the cult comedy classic The Big Lebowski.  And, Fortunato will look at one of the last great horror films from Brit... Read more

The Fish and the Dove

Airs at: Thu, 09/24/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
"In The Fish & The Dove, Mary-Kim Arnold’s lyrical scope sweeps across intersecting terrains, moving through time to capture the history of occupation and legacy war in Korea, through the delicate tethers between biological mother, adoptive mother, motherland and daughter, ... Read more