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Out Loud

Out Loud is KBOO's queer culture radio show, celebrating & serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning & allied communities. We feature interviews with community groups, authors, musical talent, and anyone from the queer & allied communities. We strive to give voice to those not heard in the main stream media.

Out Loud is a community created radio show. We need volunteers to help create Out Loud. Please consider getting involved! Email us if you have any questions, or even if you just want to say 'Hi!'

For more national and international LGBTQ news and information, check out This Way Out Radio

To submit event announcements, to share an idea or feedback and to contact the folks who create the show, email OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

If you network on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio at www.facebook.com/KBOOOutLoud

Follow us on Twitter:  twitter.com/KBOOOutLoud

Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Coming Soon

Out Loud welcomes Max Voltage, Saint Harridan and Oregon Safe Schools and Communities Coalition
 

Episode Archive

Out Loud on 08/10/10

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Tue, 08/10/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Examination of role sexuality and gender play in human trafficking

Gender, Sexuality & Human Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery in Portland, Oregon

On Tuesday, August 10, 2010, at 6 pm Pacific Out Loud hosts a panel of experts who will be discussing sex and human trafficking, the role gender and sexuality have in this modern day slave-trade, and how this is happening right here in Portland, Oregon.


A human trafficked homeless 16-year old boy was asked what agencies in Portland could do in order to help him and thousands like him get off the street, he paused and then turned to the folks at a partnered organization and said “Obliterate Stark Street.”

Out Loud on 07/20/10

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Tue, 07/20/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer Culture on Out Loud Radio

Tune in to KBOO's queer hour to hear from individuals working toward making an impact on our communities.

Life can be difficult for any young person, but there are added challenges for lesbian, bisexual, gay, trans and queer youth in rural Oregon. Tonight we talk to The Living Room, the queer youth drop-in center in Clackamas County.

Out Loud on 05/11/10

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Tue, 05/11/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Interview with Country music star Chely Wright, who just came out as lesbian

 

In 1999 Chely Wright's dreams came true.  She became a country music star with her hit, “Single White Female,” and topped other charts—People’s 50 Most Beautiful People list, FHMs’ Sexiest Women in Music—and she was collaborating, on stage and off, with some of the country’s most eligible bachelors. She performed around the globe, entertained the military troops, gained awards and mainstream success and maintained her belief in God, family and apple pie.

Out Loud on 03/31/10

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Wed, 03/31/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Lambda Literary Award Finalist LGBT Authors
Tune in Tuesday, March 31st as OutLoud host Carla talks with local Lambda Literary Award finalists including Curve magazine Editor-in-Chief and B6 burlesque dancer, Diane Anderson-Minshall, author of the erotic thriller, Punishment With Kisses. They will be joined by several contributors to the anthology Portland Queer: Tales from the Rose City, including KBOO’ Gender Blender co-host Jacob Anderson-Minshall, Dexter Flowers, and Wayne Gregory. Portland Queer, edited by Ariel Gore is also a Lambda finalist (albeit in another category). Other authors represented in the anthology include Marc Acito and Tom Spanbauer.

Speaking of Spanbauer, the author of Now is the Hour, will be a featured author at the next QLiterati!

Out Loud on 03/23/10

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Tue, 03/23/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud : Queer culture radio show
Tonight's show features three segments from our queer community, each working to make an impact on our world.

We'll talk with Seamus, working with Tuff Luck. This new trans owned and operated coffee shop is queer to the max & located at In Other Words (8 NE Killingsworth St @ N Williams).

Next we'll hear about a free movie screening and event happening in early April. Oregon's Public Health Week presents the movie: Straightlaced: How gender's got us all tied up.

Out Loud on 03/09/10

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Out Loud
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Tue, 03/09/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer Cornucopia on Out Loud Radio

Queer Cornucopia on Out Loud Radio

Tonight's queer radio hour discussions range from local work toward queer sex positivity (and porn) to a nationally known stand-up comedian. A real queer cornicopia, or maybe we could call it a pornicopia, if the FCC isn't listening......

Carla, host of Out Loud, talks with Portland locals Darklady and Sophia St James about two upcoming queer sex-positive events, including visits from F2M Porn Star Buck Angel.

Out Loud on 01/26/10

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Tue, 01/26/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Stories from Kicked Out Anthology featured on Out Loud

 

For almost 8 years, Out Loud as brought you queer voices not heard in the mainstream media. Tonight, Jacob Anderson-Minshall speaks with Sassafras Lowrey, editor of Kicked Out, which is being published this month. Kicked Out is an anthology that brings together the voices of current and former homeless LGBTQ youth and tells these forgotten stories of some of our nation’s most vulnerable citizens. You’ll also hear from contributors to Kicked Out, youth telling their own stories.

Out Loud on 01/26/10

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Tue, 01/26/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Kicked Out: Voices from former Homeless LGBT Youth

 In her foreward to the new anthology Kicked Out--by current and formerly homeless LGBTQ youth-- Judy Shepard (mother of Matthew Shepard) notes that a disporportionate percentage of the youth on America's streets are there in part because they identify as lesbian, gay or transgender.  Tune in Tuesday night as Jacob Anderson-Minshall speaks with Kicked Out editor Sassafras Lowrey and four of the contributors to this powerful collection.  Hear first hand the painful and difficult experiences these kids face after they are forced from their homes because of ignorance or hate--and learn how little it can take to safe a life.

Out Loud on 01/12/10

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Tue, 01/12/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Celebrating what sets us apart! The queer community is judged and treated differently for our private lives. Tonight we embrace and celebrate local queer sex-positivity on Out Loud.

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence join us to talk about BOINK! a porn benefit for the Sisters Grant Fund and Cascade AIDS Project.

Out Loud on 12/29/09

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Tue, 12/29/2009 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer/Trans Year in Review

Meredith Baxter's coming out, downsizing queer media, gay marriage, hate-crime legislation?  Which was the biggest story of 2009?  On December 29th, host Jacob Anderson-Minshall presents the Queer/Trans year in review.  In a pre-produced program Jacob will talk with local and national representatives of LGBT media about the biggest queer and trans stories of 2009.  They'll also look at some of the top LGBT stories of the decade that is drawing to a close: including Oregon's own pregnant man.

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History Of Gay Press (full version)

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Thu, 01/23/2014
This is the full (1 hour, 18 min.) version of the panel discusion on The History of the Gay Press in Portland, a presentation examining the power of the LGBT press to inform and celebrate the LGBT community in Portland, featuring Renee LaChance and Rupert Kinard.

This panel took place on Thursday, January 23, 2014  at Portland State University

Q Center Live Feed With Kevin Palau

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Out Loud
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Tue, 12/11/2012

KBOO is proud to be broadcasting live from the Q Center for InQuisitive, another round of inter-community dialogues. InQuisitive invites interesting, intriguing guests for a 1:1 Q & A with Q Center’s Executive Director, Barbara McCullough-Jones. The guest is evangelical leader Kevin Palau, President of Luis Palau Association

The Luis Palau Association - an Oregon-based Evangelical ministry. Kevin joined the Palau Association in 1985 and began directing the day-today operation of the ministry in the late 1990s. Under his leadership, LPA has produced some of the largest Christian events ever staged.

  • Length: 59:00 minutes (54.02 MB)
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Bernadette Barton "Pray the Gay Away" full interview

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Tue, 11/13/2012

Listen here to the full interview with author Bernadette Barton and her book, "Pray the Gay Away." Available now in stores and online.

  • Length: 30:15 minutes (152.66 MB)
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Interviews with Gender/Trans Resources and Local Fun House

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Tue, 08/14/2012

On tonights show Out Loud's newest member and host Natalie Marie so-hosting with Kyle in his farewell segment spoke with Trenton, the owner and operator of the local perfomance space and bar the Funhouse Lounge! Trenton talked about a number of the fun activities going on with the space, the improv theater productions they are doing, and invited all to come down and check out the lounge and bar in this new and all inclusive space on SE 11th and Division. http://funhouselounge.com/

Later, Natalie Marie conducted a phone interview with founding member Marsha Botzer, and economic/employment resource coordinator Breanna Anderson at the Ingersoll Gender Center in Seattle Washington. Marsha and Breanna spoke of the ongoing work at Ingersoll and the number of services they provide for transgender, gender variant and genderqueer folks in the community.  They also talked about the outreach the organization is doing and positive ways for that to be realized in a broader community. http://www.ingersollcenter.org/

We also spoke with Laura a local therapist working with trans and homeless youth in the community.  Laura discussed her ongoing work and some of the difficultie working within the community and her determination help and empower trans youth in Portland. She also spoke of the myriad resources that are available, with regards to transitioning youth and the necessity of providing these services to our communities. http://www.newavenues.org/

Musical guest feature with Logan Lynn, a local queer artist, and music from his forthcoming album, out in December.

Outloud -Funhouse Lounge, Ingersoll Gender Center, New Avenues

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Tue, 08/14/2012

Interview with local business owner of Funhouse lounge Trenton Shine.

http://funhouselounge.com/

Interview with Marsha and Brianna of the Ingersoll Gender Center

http://www.ingersollcenter.org/

Musical guest Logan Lynn featured music from his discography.

http://www.loganlynnmusic.com/

Interview with Laura, local therapist w/New Avenues for Youth

http://www.newavenues.org/

  • Length: 62:09 minutes (56.9 MB)
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Outloud presents Leele Ginelle & Mattachine Social

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Tue, 07/31/2012

On this program, Sasha interviews writer and beauty Leele Ginelle about her new work "Trans-y". You can get the book for .99 here

In the second half of the program, we hear from the stunning Mattachine Social about their new EP available here

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Writer Leele Ginelle and hostess twinkie Sasha Buchert

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Mattachine Social featuring Andrew Klaus, Justin Warner, Ben Jansen and the lovely Tammy Whynot

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  • Length: 60:10 minutes (55.08 MB)
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BRO, Female Impersonators, and The Mystery Box make a stop by to talk about health, sex, and fierceness

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Tue, 07/10/2012

On this exciting edition of Out Loud Radio we are joined by David,Trans Justice Organizer from Basic Rights Oregon (www.basicrights.org) to talk about the state of Trans Healthcare and a special event at PSU tomorrow. More infornation can be found on the BRO website.

Next we are joined by James Hemphill (Terika St. James, Miss Gay Oregon XXXV) and Cherylyn Michaels (Miss Gay Houston 2005) to give us more insight into the sights, sounds, and tucks of the world of Drag.

Finally, Joni Renee, an artist with The Mystery Box (www.mysterboxshow.com), which is an eroitc storytelling event, comes to our show to talk about how we can come in and get our Aural freak on!

  • Length: 60:48 minutes (55.66 MB)
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Portland Queer Music Festival featured on Out Loud Radio

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Tue, 07/03/2012

Tonight we feature music from the upcoming Portland Queer Music Festival.

Our first music break is from Play/Start titled 'The Alibi'

We welcome Samuel, the Mastermind behind the festival, to the show and he shares all the important details of this upcoming event. The Portland Queer Music Festival welcomes 24 LGBTQ and allied bands on July 22 at two venues, with shows starting at 2pm. The all ages show is at Backspace and the 21 and older show is at the Someday Lounge.

Music break with Imperial Teen titled 'Let's Go'. They'll be playing at Backspace.

This is the Second Annual Portland Queer Music Festival. In this segment, we talk about Samuel's task of listening to over 80 bands (who applied to be part of the festival) and choosing the 24 groups who will be performing on July 22 - among other things.

Music break with Magic Mouth titled 'Wash It Off'. They'll be playing at Backspace.

We wrap up the show with one more song from Sacha Sacket titled 'Running Away'. They'll be playing at the Someday Lounge.

The second half of the show featured This Way Out.

If you connect on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio there as well. We love hearing from our listeners! Feel free to contact us at OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

  • Length: 29:51 minutes (6.83 MB)
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OutLoud Celebrates Pride Week, and we talk about Q Men's Wellness

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Out Loud
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Tue, 06/12/2012

This weeks show will feature members from Pride Northwest to talk about all the fun and excitement happening at Portland Pride! (pridenw.org) The mission of Pride Northwest, Inc. is to encourage and celebrate the positive diversity of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer communities, and to assist in the education of all people through the development of activities that showcase the history, accomplishments, and talents of these communities.

Also joining us will be Manifest PDX, a local men's health and wellness organization. (http://manifestpdx.org/) Manifest, a non-profit men’s wellness community, empowers Portland-area men to achieve their wellness visions together in more than 80 affordable, regular groups and classes. This is a great place for local Queer men to enhance their own wellness!

  • Length: 51:39 minutes (47.29 MB)
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Queer Culture Radio

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Out Loud
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Thu, 06/07/2012

On tonight's show, we welcome comedians, Oregon Safe Schools & Communities Coalition, and spoken word artists.

Our first segment features Belinda Carroll and Sandra Valls, who are both performing at the Pride Comedy Showcase on June 14. June is Pride month, and there are many events celebrating our community. Check out the Pride NW Guide here.

Our first music break is 'Mary', a new song from The I's. The I's are opening for Andrea Gibson & Tara Hardy on Thurs June 7 at 24Ten, located at 2410 N Mississippi Ave. Show starts at 8pm and tickets available at the door.

Next we welcome Aaron Ridings, from Oregon Safe Schools and Communities Coalition, and Trish Walsh, from Ogalla. Ogalla is the LGBTQ Bar Association of Oregon. Aaron and Trish share some background on the work of Oregon Safe Schools, and they update us on the statewide Safe Schools survey that happened recently.

We take a break to hear from Andrea Gibson titled 'Maybe I Need You'.

Aleks Stefanova joins us to invite everyone to the Tara Hardy & Andrea Gibson spoken word event happening on Thursday June 7th. The I's are opening & the show starts at 8pm. Aleks is a talented spoken word artist herself, and she is the founder of Q Poetry. She hosts a monthly Awkward Open Mic event, with the next one on June 16th.

Community annoucements:

Portland Black Pride is happening Wed June 6 through Sunday June 10th.

Asian Pacific Islander organization invites you to walk with them in the Pride Parade on Sunday June 16th. They are also welcoming volunteers to help at their booth during Pride. Find out more information on their website.

The Cabin Project is performing at Mississippi Studios on Friday June 8. Doors open at 8pm and show starts at 9pm.

Pride NW presents Beautiful Families happening at In Other Words on Sunday June 10 from 11am to 4pm.

We close the show with another new song from The I's titled 'Factory'.

Thanks for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

 

  • Length: 59:53 minutes (20.56 MB)
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