On the August "Community Grooves" program, Host Natalie Butto is joined in studio by:
Lucia Galizia and Bob Iannacone of the Festa Italiana, who talk about the local Italian community and culture, and the 19th annual Festa coming up at the end of the month; and
Elliot Rasenick, Founder and Director of the Beloved (Sacred Art and Music) Festival, who provides insights about the origins and highlights of the upcoming weekend event.
Guests also share thoughts about bridging traditional and modern cultures.
Intro/outro music segments from the Italian Cafe CD.
- Title: Festa Italiana, Beloved Sacred Art and Music Festival
- Album: Community Grooves
- Producer: Natalie Butto
- Length: 26:49 minutes (24.56 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
Host Natalie Butto interviews Annie Bethancourt, Ourstage local artist winner for Lilith Fair in Portland. The concert is on July 2nd with a portion of proceeds benefitting Bradley Angle House. The Lilith Fair 2010 tour kicked off in Canada, and this is the first stop on the US tour.
Sony Watson also joins Natalie to share a preview of the upcoming Mississippi Street Fair.as well as insights about the neighborhood. The Fair takes place on July 10th and benefits local schools.
Music performed live in studio by Annie Bethancourt.
Host Natalie Butto is joined by Sean Ongley to preview the 3rd annual No. Fest interarts festival taking place in North Portland (St Johns) this weekend. Sean also shares insights about the festival origins, and what he has learned on the way.
Guests include: multimedia artists Dustin Zemel and Billygoat (David Klein and Nick Wooley).
This program aired during Radiozine programming on KBOO.
- Title: No. Fest
- Length: 27:50 minutes (25.49 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
As part of KBOO's special news and public affairs day, the topic on "Community Grooves" today is Community Power. We explore alternative economic models and avenues for building and empowering communities.
Host Natalie Butto is joined in studio by:
Marcia Meyers and Jared Gardner from Real Wealth of Portland
David Johnson of Transition PDX (a UK originated model); and
Thanks for supporting community radio and community power.
Celebrating Women's History month and International Womens Day, Natalie Butto hosts a roundtable discussion about the women's creative community in Portland.
Ana Ammann, SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) Day
Lisa Lepine, PDX Creative Exchange
Michel Jackson, WIF (Women in Film) PDX chapter
Adrienne Fritz, Working Artists Network
SWAN Day takes place on March 27th and 28th.
Music clips courtesy of SWAN Day performers
Intro: "The Rain Song" by Carley Baer from "You Can't Control the Weather"
Outro: "Wonder" by Acoustic Minds from "AM Radio"
Both CD's are expected to be released in late March
Ethos Music Center, Boys & Girls Aid foster youth adoption, Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center Kwanzaa celebration
On this month’s Community Grooves program, Host Natalie Butto features Ethos Music Center, celebrating 10 years of providing music education to youth in underserved communities; Boys & Girls Aid foster care adoption program for long awaiting children; and Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center's upcoming Kwanzaa celebration.
Guests are: Charles Lewis, Ethos Music Center; Kendra Morris-Jacobson, Boys & Girls Aid; and Adrienne Flagg, IFCC.
On this month's "Community Grooves", Producer/Host Natalie Butto features German Culture Week (commemorating the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall); Native American Heritage month; and Siren Nation Women Arts Festival. Guests include representatives from the German American Association, Siren Nation; and we hear a story from Wisdom of the Elders.
On today's Community Grooves program, Host Natalie Butto features Oregon Day of Culture, and Hispanic Heritage Month Part 2, including interviews with Oregon Cultural Trust manager and Latin American Film Festival founder.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness month and following are related events:
Connecting Communities gathering
Harvest Festival & Resource Fair - Free opportunity to learn more about disability resources for families with a child experiencing developmental disabilities; and to have some family fun.
For general information