Swing 'n' Country


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Every Saturday morning from 6-9 am

Music in the Country style including: western & western swing, cowboy & country blues, country folk, bluegrass, rockabilly, hillbilly, Americana, and honky tonk.

1st Saturday - Robert Parish along with son Graham play sets featuring particular artists as well as sets with a variety of artists.

2nd Saturday - Wayne and Kathy - Variety of Country, Western, Western Swing, Country Folk, Country Blues, Bluegrass, Rockabilly and Americana Music 

3rd Saturday - Will Selzer - Blends all types & styles of country music from 50+ years, rooted in mid-20th century, men and women artists equally.  The goal is to entertain our listeners and to have fun. 

4th Saturday - Mary - Bringing a musician’s ear to the collective with a focus on older country and Western swing from the ‘30s to the ‘70s, always with a good dose of women artists

5th Saturday - Gary - Countrypolitan Blues - A mix of Eastern Philosophy and Western Swing; the yin, the yang, and the do-si-do

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Swing 'n' Country with Mary 2/24/24

Airs at: Sat, 02/24/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Please tune in for this Saturday's edition of Swing 'n' Country where I'll be playing a splendid assortment of old and new country, Western Swing, yodels, etc. You can also learn all of the very easy ways you can help KBOO to reach our "All Thrills, No Frills" $22,000 fundr... Read more

Country Music in a Blender

Airs at: Sat, 02/17/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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From an "Old Hippie" to The King of Rock’n’Roll, from Sheryl Crow to Freddy Fender, and Glen Campbell to Bonnie Guitar, there’s a little bit of everything blended together  on Swing’n’Country, February 17th, Saturday morning.  Tune in any time from 6 am ’til 9 am for this ... Read more

Swing 'n' Country w/Wayne & Kathy

Airs at: Sat, 02/10/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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This Saturday we'll be playing tunes selected from the following cds: The Big E: A Salute to Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons, Bluegrass Number One Hits, Cayamo Sessions at Sea, Coal Country Music, The Horse Whisperer, KIN: Songs by Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell, King of the Road:... Read more

Swing 'n' Country

Airs at: Sat, 02/03/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Father and Son, Graham and Robert Parish, leaping into year five of presenting three hours of vintage, classic and new country/swing music the first Saturday of every month on KBOO-FM. Featured artists include: Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley, Cowboy Junkies, Hank Williams, Lu... Read more

Swing 'n' Country with Mary 1/27/2024

Airs at: Sat, 01/27/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Pleased to bring you another edition of Swing 'n' Country this Saturday morning, 1/27/2024. You'll hear lots of "new" (read old) songs as well as some of my usuals and a few I haven't played in a good long while. I'll have the chat open at 7:30 am and sure hope to see you t... Read more

Country Music in Mid-Winter

Airs at: Sat, 01/20/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Something about country music helps us get through the winter. There's nothing better than a brisk walk whistling your favorite tunes in the cold east wind.  Plus, regardless of how the weather goes, you know Swing’n’Country will be here for you All Winter Long and on into ... Read more

Swing 'n' Country w/Wayne & Kathy

Airs at: Sat, 01/13/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Join Wayne & Kathy Saturday morning and they'll get your morning off to a good start! Michael will be featuring steel guitar pioneers in his segment Vintage Swing 'n' Country. Read more

Swing 'n' Country

Airs at: Sat, 01/06/2024 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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Graham and Robert Parish ring in 2024 with three hours of country music worth celebrating. You’ll hear Neil Young’s new album, “Before an After,” a tribute to six influential musicians who died in 2023, a long set featuring Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys, Waylon Jennings... Read more

Vinyl Madness

Airs at: Sat, 12/30/2023 at 6:00am - 9:00am
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  Vinyl madness returns to Swing & Country Saturday December 30th. It has been nearly four years since I have done a broadcast live from KBOO studios on SE 8th Ave. Since I have been recording my shows at home, I have not had the opportunity to play any LP’s. This Saturday... Read more

Swing 'n' Country Christmas Special

Airs at: Mon, 12/25/2023 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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For the first time ever, all your favorite “Swing ’n’ Country” hosts will be featured together to celebrate the holidays with festive music, touching family stories, and even an “old-time” radio adventure. The special hour-long broadcast is anchored by first Saturday-of-the... Read more