Live Performance

Experience Gong Therapy - Gong Bath performed by Faye Henry

Airs at: Thu, 08/21/2014 at 12:00am
Produced for The Flow
  Gongs are one of man's oldest therapeutic instruments and are believed to have a profound effect on the nervous system.  They are reported to bring about relaxed and meditative states, aid in pain control, and decrease negative thought patterns, addictive behaviors, and d... Read more

The Jim Pepper Project: An Interview with Don Horn

Airs at: Fri, 05/09/2014 at 12:00am
An interview with Don Horn, founder of Triangle Productions about their current play The Jim Pepper Project. May 8 - 31, 2014 Thursday, Friday, Saturday @ 7:30 pm Sunday Matinees @ 2 pm (no show Sunday, May 11) Produced at The Sanctuary@Sandy Plaza (1785 NE Sandy Blvd) T... Read more

Illmaculate Protests Police Presence at Portland Hip Hop Show

Airs at: Mon, 03/03/2014 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
When Portland police swept in to close off the street around a hip hop concert Saturday night, one of the artists stepped off the stage and decided not to perform. Concerns around police intimidation have been a long-standing issue in Portland’s black community, and the inc... Read more

a conversation with royce lovett

Airs at: Wed, 10/30/2013 at 12:00am
royce lovett will be in portland (at the camilia lounge) on the 2nd of november; we had a chance to briefly speak with him about what inspired him, as well as his life's philosophies.  lovett, who emerges from florida is indeed refreshing amongst a generation and era of pe... Read more

Ten Cents a Dance

Airs at: Thu, 04/11/2013 at 12:00am
KBOO proudly presents the world premiere of Dennis Nyback's old-school musical Ten Cents a Dance, performed live on the stage of Portland's Clinton Street Theater on April 11, 2013 as part of KBOO's Radio Pictures series.Set in 1941, Ten Cents a Dance gives a new shine to s... Read more

Happy Birthday to KBOO! We're releasing a 7"!

KBOO Community Radio was born in June, 1968; a healthy 10 watt baby that would eventually grow up to change the idea of what radio could be: who is on the air, what kind of content is provided to listeners, and how radio waves are valued.KBOO was the local outlet for the Li... Read more

INSATIABLE: A Contemporary Performance of Japanese Folk Art Created by Director Michelle Fujii

INSATIABLEA premiere of new, innovative work featuring the artistic vision of Artistic Director, Michelle Fujii.Friday, March 29th and Saturday, March 30th, 2013PSU Lincoln Performance Hall | 1620 SW Park Ave. Portland, OR.Purchase tickets online at Portland Taiko.A premier... Read more

Lots to Listen To! Upcoming Programming Specials

There is always a lot going on under the roof here at KBOO, and sometimes it's hard to know what's happening! Here are a few highlights I'm looking forward to in the next few weeks: Monday Feb 4th Fortunato will be hosting the Three Ring Circus that is the Monday Sampler! B... Read more

Winterfolk XXV, February 2nd, 7:00 pm

Winterfolk XXV February 2nd, 7:00 pm Aladdin Theater 3017 SE Milwaukie, Portland KBOO is thrilled to be a sponsor for the 25th Anniversary Winterfolk concert, Portland’s largest folk music event and a special benefit for Sisters Of The Road. For this special 25th Anniversa... Read more

Cathedral Park Jazz Festival on 08/29/11

Airs at: Mon, 08/29/2011 at 4:00pm - 4:30pm
The music line-up is truly a homegrown showcase of exceptional world-class jazz and blues talents The Festival has a long tradition of taking place on the third weekend of July in the majestic natural setting of Cathedral Park beneath the historic St. Johns Bridge. This fe... Read more