It's KBOO's Spring Membership Drive! Call 877-500-5266 or Join online

We've raised $31,856 of $117,000 as of 10:00 pm on April 26th

Spring Membership Drive

It's KBOO's Spring Membership Drive! Donate now to help us reach our $117,000 goal by May 4th! Call 877-500-5266 You are the person who makes the difference! Since 1968, you and KBOO have been making the best community radio on earth! In 1983, you helped KBOO build th... Read more

Radio Lost and Found for 04/26/18

Airs at: Thu, 04/26/2018 at 10:00pm - Fri, 04/27/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Radio Lost and Found
I have a gargantuan show for you this week. Hope you can tune in! Read more

Against the Fascist Creep: Alexander Reid Ross

Airs at: Fri, 04/27/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Positively Revolting
  Ani & Lyn welcome Portland author Alexander Reid Ross to discuss his book Against the Facist Creep and the ongoing efforts of right wing extremists to co-opt social movements.  They'll be joined by writer and filmmaker Shane Burley and his new book Fascism Today: What It... Read more

Dave Mazza Tribute

Airs at: Fri, 04/27/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Radiozine
  Join KBOO's Lisa Loving as we pay our respects to one of Portland's progressive powerhouses.  Dave Mazza was a long-time KBOO host and editor of the Portland Alliance newspaper.  He passed away this week after entering hospice care.  Call (503) 231-8187 to share your mem... Read more

Mid-Willamette NOW: New Organization / New Energy

Airs at: Fri, 04/27/2018 at 10:00am - 10:15am
Produced for Valley Views
Jessica Nixon serves as President of Mid-Willamette NOW and Judi Sanders is the Legislative Liaison for Mid-Willamette NOW who also serves as a member of OR NOW Legislative Task Force.  I met them through the organizing process of the And Still We Rise Women’s March that to... Read more

Are Black Men Doomed?

Airs at: Mon, 04/30/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
  Cecil and Celeste welcome Alford A. Young to KBOO to discuss his new book Are Black Men Doomed? during KBOO's Spring Membership Drive.  Call (877) 500-KBOO to pledge your support and get a copy of the book. Life for too many African American men is a battle with extreme ... Read more

Silent Spring 56 Years Later

Airs at: Mon, 04/30/2018 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
A devastating expose of the harmful effects of synthetic pesticides, Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was an unlikely bestseller when published in the fall of 1962. Immersing herself in a dauntingly wide-ranging body of technical and scientific evidence, Carson turned a series... Read more

Where I Live by Brenda Rufener

Airs at: Mon, 04/30/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
  Sarika Mehta of Intersections Radio talks to author Brenda Rufener about her new book Where I Live.  Call during KBOO's Spring Membership Drive and pledge your support to get a copy of Where I Live. From debut author Brenda Rufener comes a heart-wrenching and evocative ... Read more

Spring 2018 News and Public Affairs Day

News & Public Affairs Day only happens during a Membership Drive, bringing really great speakers: The best minds of our times. The most pertinent topics. Our most insightful programming. Brought to you as part of our Membership Drive. Here's the lineup for the day: 7 - 8... Read more

KBOO is Hiring a Director Of Underwriting

  DEADLINE TO APPLY IS SUNDAY, MAY 6TH 2018 AT MIDNIGHT. Send a cover letter and resume to Delphine Criscenzo at [email protected] or bring your resume with cover letter to: 20 SE 8th, Portland, Oregon 97214. Please remember to add in the cover letter the answer to the questio... Read more

KBOO Pickin' 'ppreciation Party: a bluegrass breakfast fundraiser featuring Music From The True Vine

Join us May 6th from 9:30-11am at the Oregon Historical Society for a breakfast music event celebrating our station's long history of airing bluegrass music and supporting this music throughout the Pacific Northwest. The hosts from our popular bluegrass radio show, Music Fr... Read more

Volunteer Spotlight on Will Mustoe

Dear Members of the KBOO Community, It is with a heavy heart that I tell you that our volunteer, Will Mustoe, passed away suddenly last week.  Will had a huge presence at the station, by providing countless hours at the front desk over the last 8 years.  He touched many pe... Read more