Music

40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020

  KBOO is broadcasting the virtual Cathedral Park Jazz Fest LIVE July 17-19!   Like jazz, life in the time of the pandemic is about improvisation. For the first time since its inception in 1980, the swinging sounds of the 40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020 will ... Read more

Yep - it's me

Airs at: Wed, 11/25/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
Under the weather today -      but the show doth go on with Dexter Gordon and cohorts here to help, sans announcing today.      Plan back 9 DEC with Cannonball!      Happy Thanksgiving to you all from Bob Riddle. Read more

Radio Lost & Found for 11/26/20

Airs at: Thu, 11/26/2020 at 10:00pm - Fri, 11/27/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Radio Lost and Found
A live episode of Radio Lost & Found, under heavy influence of tryptophan. Tune in, won't you? Read more

Folk Espresso: Shipwreck Songs

Airs at: Mon, 11/30/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
  My fifth Monday Folk Espresso shows have featured maritime and nautical-related music.  This show focuses specifically on shipwrecks.  The idea came from the annual Gales of November show which was the Pastures of Plenty theme on November 4, 2020. Read more

Decada 2, Los Agentes Secretos

Airs at: Fri, 11/27/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 11/28/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for La Ruleta

PUNK VARIETY HOUR

Airs at: Mon, 11/30/2020 at 1:00am - 2:00am
Produced for Hardcore Variety Hour
On this episode, we feature an amazing guest line-up.  Rose Lewis, guitarist of Dials, will start us off with some of her favorite tunes.  Then we will hear an Exclusive Session for KBOO, by Portland band, The Sadists. Also, don't miss the rippin' DJ set by Quentin, drummer... Read more

Episode Four

Airs at: Fri, 12/11/2020 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for The Ghost of Hollywood
On this episode of The Ghost of Hollywood, Poxy and Ragan discuss the 1955 Youth In Revolt film, Blackboard Jungle, and Matt C plays all kinds great tunes! Read more

Thanksgiving Pie

Airs at: Thu, 11/26/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
  For Thanksgiving day, Rise When the Rooster Crows features songs and tunes of turkeys, cooking, pies, hands, harvest, love, cider, and hops. Local and regional musicians in this episode include Smoke Creek, Wes Weddell & Ailisa Newhall, Meryle Korn, Fadin' by 9, Terri ... Read more

Oh Gee Pee Oh Gee

Every 3rd Sunday, from 8 to 10 PM   Musical essays for Portlanders, poets and polymaths. Read more