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The Underground - Class of 2023 (almost)

Airs at: Wed, 08/23/2023 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for The Underground
    The youth collective has returned! Starting off with Theo and his introduction to the brand new youth collective team. Then we have DJs Breadstick and Simon with summer surf classics. Next with new member, Sabine, presenting her essay on Nirvana and Radiohead. Second ... Read more

Dian Greenwood, author of About the Carleton Sisters

Airs at: Thu, 08/10/2023 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
On today's episode, we welcome Dian Greenwood, author of the new novel About the Carleton Sisters from She Writes Press. After studying both writing and counseling psychology in San Francisco, Dian now lives and writes here in Portland, and works as a family therapist. Whic... Read more

Susana Millman on Alive With the Dead (or A Fly on the Wall with a Camera)

Airs at: Thu, 07/27/2023 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
On today's episode, we welcome Susana Millman, author of the photograph collection Alive with the Dead ~or~ A Fly on the Wall with a Camera. The book includes over 500 of Susana’s photographs following the Grateful Dead and friends from the mid 1980s, through Jerry Garcia’s... Read more

Poolside with Bogart and Bacall

Airs at: Mon, 07/24/2023 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Once again Fortunato sets up by the KBOO Neighborhood Swimming Pool with music and some tropical intrigue. Featuring an episode of Bold Venture starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall as Havanna Hotel owners Slate Shannon and Sailor Duval. Frankie Jordan, younger brother... Read more

Aug Stone, author of The Ballad of Buttery Cake Ass

Airs at: Wed, 07/19/2023 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is Aug Stone, musician, comic, podcaster, and author of the new novel The Ballad of Buttery Cake Ass. I got to know Aug initially through his comedy act Young Southpaw, in which he channels a sweet, and often puzzled, Southerner obsessed with music,... Read more

Music and Crazy Poolside Fun

Airs at: Mon, 07/17/2023 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The weather today may have started as a normal "Portland Summer": 70 degrees and high over cast. But, Fortunato uses Radio Magic to give listeners a Music & Comedy filled show broadcasting on a hot sunny day, poolside at the KBOO Neighborhood Swiming Pool (donated by Mr & M... Read more

Lidia Yuknavitch, author of Thrust (rebroadcast)

Airs at: Thu, 07/13/2023 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
It’s summer here on Jonesy, as it might be for you, and that means Jonesy himself is on the run, I mean traveling again, I don’t know where. What I do know is this show comes to a complete stand-still when he’s gone. So we’ll be doing what we usually do – re-airing one of o... Read more

Crazy Fun For Early Summer

Airs at: Mon, 06/26/2023 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Featured on this afternoon's show will be a radio drama adaptation of issue #17 of The Fantastic Four, In The Clutches Of Dr. Doom. One of a short series of radio adaptations of the early issues of The Fantastic Four made around 1973. Featuring Stan Lee himself reading the ... Read more

Alison Bechdel - from the Archive

Airs at: Thu, 06/22/2023 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this episode of Words and Pictures from May of 2012, we revisit Alison Bechdel, creator of the long-running comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For and author of the graphic memoirs Fun Home and Are You My Mother? Alison may be best known for the “Bechdel Test,” which orig... Read more

Waterfront Blues Festival 2023 Preview

Airs at: Thu, 06/22/2023 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
We have a few annual traditions here on Jonesy, ones I look forward to every year: our Portland Book Festival preview with director Amanda Bullock, the Portland Youth Philharmonic season opener with Musical Director David Hattner, and the Waterfront Blues Festival preview w... Read more