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Pot Culture, Celebrity Stoners, Cannabis Networking, and the Hemp Movement

Airs at: Mon, 07/04/2016 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
What was the best marijuana movie of the past decade? Who's the most famous entertainer to be busted for pot so far this year? Is Willie Nelson really as cool and kind as everyone says he is? What was it like working with Jack Herer before he became famous? We find the answ... Read more


Airs at: Mon, 06/27/2016 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
living in the United Staets isn't always so rosey. Our wealth, privledge, and dispair are remarkable but how do we find happiness? Emily Peck of Art and Living speaks with us about this very topic. Read more

Art Focus hosted by Andre Middleton with guest Hap Gallery

Airs at: Tue, 06/28/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
Hap opened November, 2013 to show contemporary artists, explore curatorial issues, and experiment with gallery practices. Hap works to build bridges between artists and their audiences, and to engage new and experienced collectors. Damien Gilley June 2–July 9, 2016 Artist... Read more

Ubu July 4th Show

Airs at: Mon, 07/04/2016 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/05/2016 at 12:00am
Produced for Ubu Hour
Tonight on the Ubu Hour we celebrate AMERICA! with a special patriotic 4th of July special. And, for our feature radio drama, we'll air TRIANGLES. On a hot day in early summer, three couples set sail on a 55-foot sailing yacht.  Their idyllic cruise will soon turn into a n... Read more

Julian Carrillo

Airs at: Mon, 06/27/2016 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
On A Diferent Nature we will listen to music by Mexican composer Julian Carrillo. Read more

Keeping Safe In Theatre

Airs at: Tue, 06/28/2016 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Dmae presents an in-depth look at safety for women in theatre inspired by a June 8th, Chicago Reader article titled At Profiles Theatre the drama—and abuse—is real  that shocked theatre communities around the country. The lengthy article was a year-long investigation into  ... Read more

The Amazing Acro-Cats!

Moe Bowstern inteviews Samantha Martin and Polly Smith of The Amazing Acro-Cats.  The Amazing Acro-Cats, and their human staff, are devoted to promoting cat-training awareness and supporting feline adoption and rescue across the country. Our mission is to show cat lovers ... Read more

Documentaries From the Streets of Portland

Airs at: Thu, 06/23/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Film Show
  Jenn Chavez talks with Ibrahim Mubarek about the Clinton Street Theater's upcoming documentary screening Right 2 Survive: Breaking the Chains, a series of short films about the rise of the grassroots homeless advocacy group Right 2 Survive. And S.W. Conser asks comedy w... Read more

How to Set a Fire and Why by Jesse Ball

Airs at: Thu, 08/18/2016 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
  How to Set a Fire and Why, Jesse Ball’s singular, blistering new novel, tells the story of a teenage girl who has lost everything—and will burn anything.  Lucia’s father is dead, her mother is in a mental hospital, and she’s living in a garage-turned-bedroom with her aun... Read more

A Pacific Underground Special

Airs at: Tue, 06/21/2016 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Stage & Studio Guest Host Alan Montecillo presents a Pacific Underground special on two Asian American writers and performing artists: Kristina Wong and Regie Cabico. Kristina Wong is a solo performer, writer, and cultural commentator. Her new show, The Wong Street Journal... Read more