It Takes All of Us

Airs at: Wed, 02/19/2020 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Rural Roots Rising
Join Rural Organizing Project this week as they take us to Marion County where we learn about the power of interfaith organizing and the successes that are possible when hundreds of volunteers join together in a moment of crisis. This episode features a story about the pow... Read more

Spurs Night! with Toody Cole & Jenny Don't Live on Drinking From Puddles for 02/19/2020 !!

Airs at: Wed, 02/19/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Drinking from Puddles
   The unfortunate passing of Old-PDX/Satyricon nightclub icon Bruno Berger has spawned a Memorial Rock-N-Shop and Benefit to be held at Dante's in Downtown Portland on 02/21/2020, which will include among an amazing roster of Satyricon-band vets, a special rare appearance ... Read more

Press**Watch: COVID-19 update

Airs at: Thu, 02/20/2020 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Presswatch
Join Dr. Henry Niman, Ph.D., one of the world's premier virologists, as he returns to the KBOO airwaves.  What can we expect from COVID-19?  Will we be able to keep it from spreading in the USA or will we have to shut down whole cities as the Chinese have?  Dr. Niman, an ex... Read more

Diversity Inc. The Failure of a Billion Dollar Business

Airs at: Fri, 02/21/2020 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Radiozine
Between 2014 and 2016 Google spent $265 million dollars to diversify their workforce, but their percentage of black employees remains at 2%. Today on Radiozine, Suzanne LaGrande talks to award-winning journalist, professor at New York University, and author of the recently ... Read more

The Songcircle welcomes a pair of Eyelids, and the return of Larry Beckett!

Airs at: Fri, 02/21/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
This week, we take a deep dive into The Accidental Falls, the new, Peter Buck-produced album from Portland's Eyelids, with the help of the band's celebrated frontmen, John Moen and Chris Slusarenko, and lyricist Larry Beckett. John's a member of the Oregon Music Hall of Fam... Read more

Three Strikes Against Jordan Cove LNG

Airs at: Mon, 02/24/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
On February 19, the State of Oregon denied the coastal zone permit for Jordan Cove LNG! This is the THIRD critical state permit for which Jordan Cove LNG has failed to qualify. The Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) said that Jordan Cove LNG would... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews installation artist Yoonhee Choi (PRONOUNCED CHWAY) about her installation Wythe

Airs at: Tue, 02/25/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday Feb 25, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews installation artist Yoonhee Choi (PRONOUNCED CHWAY) about her installation Wythe, on now at Front of House Gallery through April 16. Choi, who trained as an architect, talks about making cotton paper from the ... Read more


Airs at: Mon, 03/02/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Featured guest Amelia Diaz Ettinger; additional poems by Tahereh Saffarzadeh Read more

Live in Studio: HORRENDUS 3D

Airs at: Wed, 03/04/2020 at 10:00pm - Thu, 03/05/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
HORREUNDUS 3D plays classic Portland Crust, and will join us in the studio tonight!   (Nasti, who was going to play, has to reschedule. Look for them this summer sometime!) Read more

Lebanese Cinema on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 03/27/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Portlander Noor-Petra Hamiel is on hand to discuss Lebanese cinema, including the recent Capernaum. Noor is a native of the country, and in Portland is a caterer and restauranteur, but also an avid film viewer. She joins Mona and the rest for a wide-ranging discussion.      Read more

THANK YOU for supporting the Winter Drive!

  Dear KBOO Community,  THANK YOU for your support during our recent Winter Drive! We made our goal and then some thanks to you. In just 3 days, we raised over $18,000! Woohoo! Because of your generosity, KBOO is able to bring volunteer powered, community focused radio to... Read more

ITEM NEEDED: Suitcase (carry on size)

Hey KBOO Community, We're in need of a carry-on size roller suitcase for our tabling team. Got one to donate? Please contact the station manager at manager [at] kboo [dot] fm or 503-231-8032.  Item must be in new or great condition. We put a lot of miles on our suitecases... Read more

Accepting Program Proposals for music shows

  We have openings for new music shows! We are looking to fill Monday Midnight -3am (Feels like Sunday Night) and Tuesday Midnihgt -3am (Feels like Monday Night). they will most likely be every other week timeslots     If you are interested, please fill out the Program ... Read more