Blues

New Releases April 11, 2012

Amadou & Mariam    Folila    Nonesuch    Africa [contemporary] Steep Canyon Rangers    Nobody Knows You    Rounder    Bluegrass Vincent, Rhonda    Taken    Upper Management    Bluegrass Cash,Johnny    Bootleg Vol. IV    Columbia Legacy    C&W Watson,Gene & Rhonda Vincent    Yo... Read more

New Releases April 5, 2012

Batida (Angolan-Portuguese)    Self-titled    Soundway    Africa (contemporary) Rob aka Funky Robway    Make It Fast, Make It Slow    Soundway    Africa (contemporary) Infamous String Dusters    Silver Sky    High Country    Bluegrass Clark    Iradelphic    Warp    Electroni... Read more

New Releases March 29, 2012

Toure, Sidi    Koima    Thrill Jockey    Africa (contemporary) Mamadou & Vanessa    Faso Mali    Self-released    Africa (contemporary) various artists    Saigon Rock & Soul    Sublime Frequencies    Asia (contemporary) Nebel, Kristi    Detour    Icebird    Blues (country) S... Read more

New Releases, March 22, 2012

New adds to the KBOO Music Library for the week of March 22nd... enjoy! Artist    Title    label    Genre Dan Cray            Meridies            Origin    Jazz Alex Goodman            Bridges            Origin/Ontario Arts    Jazz Hubert Laws            In the Beginning   ... Read more

New Releases, March 15, 2012

New Adds to the KBOO Library the week of March 15th!   Artist    Title    label    Genre Dan Cray            Meridies            Origin    Jazz Alex Goodman            Bridges            Origin/Ontario Arts    Jazz Hubert Laws            In the Beginning        CTI    Jazz... Read more

New Releases, March 8, 2012

Here's what we've added to the KBOO Library the week of March 8th! Thanks to the folks for sending them to us!   ARTIST    TITLE    LABEL    GENRE Lynne Arriale                Solo                    Motema    Jazz Clayton Cameron            Here’s to the Messengers        ... Read more

New Releases, March 1, 2012

List of releases we've added to the KBOO Library the week of March 1st, 2012   ARTIST    TITLE    LABEL    GENRE Sigman, Alexander    Nominal / Noumenal    Carrier    New/Experimental Brass Tax    Brass Tax Album    Neurotic Yell    Rock Cousins, Rose    We Have Made a Spark ... Read more

New Releases, Feb 24, 2012

Here's a list of new releases we've added to the KBOO library for the week of February 24th.   ARTIST    TITLE    LABEL    GENRE Bowerbirds    The Clearing    Dead Oceans    Rock – oldies Farrar, Jay et al.    New Multitudes    Rounder    Rock – oldies Fro, Jon    Been on a J... Read more

Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival

KBOO is a proud media partner for the 2011 Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival KBOO will be broadcasting the festival live from the First Tech Blues Stage (North) and the Miller Stage (South)! 100 percent of gate donations help Oregon Food Bank’s mission to fight hunger and it... Read more

Rosetta Reitz and the lost Women of Blues

Airs at: Mon, 02/07/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 The women we heard on the show and linked below were all but lost until Rosetta Reitz, a feminist and jazz historian, started the record-label Rosetta Records. Brad talks about how the self-image of Blues as a male-dominated genre was shook up in 1979 when Rosetta re-relea... Read more