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Junio Pride

Produced for Musikas para Volar
    Este episodio está hecho y dedicado a todas las personas que festejamos y luchamos en PRIDE todo el tiempo. Más como el mes de junio conmemoramos la Resistencia y el Orgullo, Pajarito Dj, trae a la emblematica banda Argentina LOS BESOS.... Junto a su vocalista Paula ... Read more

KBOO's December 3-10 Cuba Trip: Charles Bittner Extended Interview

Produced for News from the BOO
KBOO has organized a Cuba trip for listeners and supporters this December 3-10, with proceeds benefiting KBOO. On the last edition of News from the BOO, we talked with Charles Bittner, trip organizer and guide. Charles has taught sociology at St. John’s University in NYC an... Read more

35th Annual Waterfront Blues Festival

  The Waterfront Blues Festival is downtown Portland’s largest and longest-running music festival and one of the most renowned celebrations of the Blues in the world. 2022 marks the 35th anniversary of the festival and a jubilant return to downtown Portland. Founded in 198... Read more

HIRING: KBOO Full-Charge Bookkeeper

KBOO is looking for a Full-Charge Bookkeeper. Are you the right candidate?   Please, email your resume and cover letter to hiring [at] kboo [dot] org​. Apply by Sunday, June 12 at midnight (PST). REQUIRED: Please answer the following question in your cover letter, "How wi... Read more

JAM - Jazz Appreciation Month - APR 2022

Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
MINGUS' LOST 'EPITAPH' LIVES AGAIN    By Jeff Kaliss      Thirty years after he wrote it, Charles Mingus' greatest work is about to get its West Coast premiere.      "Epitaph", an orchestral opus, in 18 movements, was written in bits and pieces by the legendary jazz b... Read more

Thank You KBOO Volunteers!

  The staff and board at KBOO would like to express our deep appreciation for everything you, KBOO volunteers, contribute as the lifeblood of the station. Every day, your efforts make a difference in the lives of tens of thousands of people over our airwaves locally and on... Read more