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Swing'n'Country

Airs at: Sat, 03/04/2017 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
Highlighting tracks from Robert Altman's 1975 film, Nashville, plus plenty of Townes Van Zandt, Loretta Lynn, Willie Nelson, and all the rest Read more

Broadcast of KBOO's March Sadness 2017

Airs at: Fri, 03/24/2017 at 12:00am - 3:00am
The Culmination of our Alternative to the NCAA Basketball Tournament   We've taken all the songs you submitted and as part of our March Sadness diversion had you vote and now you can listen to see who won! May the Saddest Song Win! #MarchSadness. You can vote right up to t... Read more

Good Ole Grateful Dead and More!

Airs at: Sat, 03/11/2017 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
It's been years since I've played any of the music that James Booker created with Jerry Garcia. They played two live shows and one rehearsal, all between 1/7/76-1/10/76. For those that don't know, James Booker was an amazing piano player from New Orleans with one eye. He ha... Read more

NEW in KBOO music library February 27, 2017

CDs       Campesinos!, Los Sick Scenes Wichita Alt Rock Forward Just Go Forward To Death HGfact Alt Rock Forward We Need The Truth HGfact Alt Rock Gloeckner, Jen Vine Self Released Alt Rock ... Read more

NEW in KBOO music library February 20, 2017

CDs       Another Perfect Crime The Flood Self Released Alt Rock Biram, Scott H. The Bad Testament Bloodshot Alt Rock Bright Brown Soft Landings Self Released Alt Rock Burch, Molly Please Be Mine Cap... Read more

Kurt Cobain's Top 50 (Take 2)

Airs at: Fri, 02/24/2017 at 12:00am - 3:00am
  Kurt Cobain would have turned 50 years old this week! In his honor we are going to play a track from each of the albums on his list of his top 50 albums handwriten in his journal along with some other audio treats. (Last year we only got through 49 of his album picks, bu... Read more

NEW in KBOO music library February 13, 2017

CDs       All Them Witches Sleeping Through The War New West Alt Rock Aquarian Blood Last Nite In Paradise Goner Alt Rock Aseethe Hopes Of Failure Thrill Jockey Alt Rock Bongwater The Big Sell-Out Sh... Read more

It's the Anita Baker Retirement (And Birthday) Party!!!

Airs at: Thu, 02/09/2017 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm
While we are here to celebrate the gift of community radio, we also want to celebrate the gifts of one of our favorite vocalists of all time (and one of the few who makes us cry)- Ms. Anita Baker!  We recently heard news that Ms. Baker made a public announcement of retiring... Read more

NEW in KBOO music library February 6, 2017

CDs       Cavegreen Vita Lucida Self Released Alt Rock De Dionyso, Arrington & San(s) Kazakgsacar Solo Tired Minds Improvised Lather Alt Rock Dig, The Bloodshot Tokyo Roll Call Alt Rock Evil Triplet Oth... Read more

Modern Sounds in Country & Western Music

Airs at: Sat, 02/11/2017 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
  In 1962 Ray Charles surprised the pop world by turning his attention to country & western music. Regarded by many critics as Charles's best studio album, Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music has been considered a landmark album in American music, blending soul, gos... Read more