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

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

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Episode Archive

Out Loud welcomes Wild Planet Radio & celebrates a decade of the Q Center

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Tue, 07/08/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes Wild Planet Radio & celebrates a decade of the Q Center

Have you heard about Wild Planet Radio? Tonight we welcome Thomas, one of the masterminds behind Wild Planet, the new low-power FM radio station dedicated to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning communities. Keep your calendar handy because they'll share updates on where & when you can find Wild Planet at community events. We'll also share ideas on how you can get involved with this new radio station & community resource.

Out Loud on 07/01/14

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Tue, 07/01/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer News & Culture Radio Show

What's the connection between Portland and what's happening with LGBT rights in Uganda right now? We'll be talking with David Robinson on Out Loud tonight, about the upcoming showing of the film Call Me Kuchu, an exploration of LGBT experience and activism in Uganda.  David will tell talk with us about how former Portlander Scott Lively and other anti-gay crusaders have twisted Ugandan society, and how LGBT Ugandans have responded. 'Call Me Kuchu' will show next week in Portland, July 10th, at the Hollywood Theatre. 

 

Carla Rossi & Pervert the Cirque on Out Loud!

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Tue, 06/24/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Carla Rossi joins us to talk drag, performance, and identity, in the red-hot glare of Cher and Cyndi

This week on Out Loud, we'll be chatting with Carla Rossi, Portland's premier drag clown, who recently hosted The Big Gay Boat Ride with Bianca Del Rio, as well as Queerlandia, and will next host Seattle Pridefest's music stage on Sunday, June 29th. Carla will be joined by Anthony Hudson, her human avatar. Carla will be on hand to discuss performance, perfomativity, and identity, in the red-hot wake of the upcoming Cher/Cyndi Lauper tour appearance in Portland.

Out Loud alive: Recovering from 'gay restorative therapy,' and feminist/queer science fiction.

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud on KBOO - music & art created from going through'gay restorative' therapy;' and queer scifi

Jason Ingram, survivor of ex-gay restorative therapy, joins us to discuss and perform from his multi-media presentation about his experiences. He leads us into the local community that works to embrace and heal those who have gone through this so-called therapy. Jason has been able to describe his experiences for others through song and performance, with a great deal of compassion.

Out Loud's Pride edition, part 2!

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Tue, 06/10/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer New & Culture, focusing this week on upcoming Pride events!

Hold on to the radio dial, dear listeners - tomorrow night Belinda Carroll joins us again to give us a preview of upcoming Pride events in the next week: comedy showcases, Pride Marches, and so much more. We'll also have an interview with Ron Rasmussen, a member of Veterans for Human Rights, one of the groups that heads up the start of the Pride Parade.

'Tis the season for Pride! Tune in to Out Loud as we welcome Pride NW on Tues @ 6pm

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Tue, 06/03/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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'Tis the season for Pride! Tune in to Out Loud as we welcome Pride NW on Tues @ 6pm

June is the season for Pride and tonight we focus on the upcoming Portland Pride celebrations. We welcome Belinda Carroll back to our studios to share some of the excitement happening in Portland. Belinda is also part of the 5th Annual Portland Pride Comedy Showcase with Jason Stewart. Jason Stewart will join us for tonight's show!

Out Loud welcomes youth organizers from The Living Room, the Oregon Queer Youth Summit & QI Portland

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Tue, 05/27/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes youth organizers from The Living Room, the Oregon Queer Youth Summit & QI Portland

Tonight we celebrate the youth in our community, especially those working to make a difference in the lives of others.

Our guests include youth & staff from The Living Room, a safe space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth (and their allies) ages 14-20 in Clackamas County. We'll discuss what they've been up to, including ramping up for Pride with their annual Pride BBQ on Fri June 13 from 4-8pm at Clackamette Park. For more information and their full calendar of events, check out their website.

Out Loud welcomes Homomentum the Musical, Wild Planet Radio and author Tina Gilbertson

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Tue, 05/20/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes Homomentum the Musical, Wild Planet Radio and author Tina Gilbertson

Tonight we welcome Max Voltage back to the studios. Max is the creative mastermind behind Homomentum, which evolved from a cabaret series into a musical! We'll share samples from the upcoming Homomentum, the Musical, which will be performed at the Homomentum album release concert & party happening May 30 in Portland.

Out Loud welcomes QDoc, the queer documentary film festival happening in Portland May 15-18

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Tue, 05/13/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes QDoc, the queer documentary film festival happening in Portland May 15-18

Join us tonight as we welcome David Weissman back to the KBOO studios. David is one of the co-founders of QDoc, the only film festival in the United States devoted to documentaries about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and communities.

Out Loud welcome QDoc, the documentary film festival devoted to the queer community

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Tue, 05/06/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcome QDoc, the documentary film festival devoted to the queer community

We are excited to welcome back to the KBOO studios organizers from QDoc, the only film festival in the United States devoted to documentaries about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and communities. QDoc is happening May 15-18 in Portland. We'll discuss the upcoming movies, as well as which actors and directors will present before their movie. QDoc also offers a sweet deal for youth (ages under 23) - free movie tickets!

Tune in Tues @ 6pm to hear more. Until then, stay proud and live out loud!

We love to hear from our listeners! Feel free to email us at OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

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Outloud welcomes The Cabin Project and Mattachine Social on this show!

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Tue, 05/29/2012

The wonderful Cabin Project joined us on this program for the first half hour to play music and talk about their work.  They will be playing a show on Friday, June 8th at Mississippi Studios at 9pm with Deertracks and Noulea. You can buy tickets here!

In the second half of the program, we were joined by the amazing Mattachine Social to play some of their music and talk about their work.  They will be releasing an EP on June 12th and headlining the Portland Pride Festival.  You can find out more about by liking them on Facebook by clicking here!

Why is Queer discrimination not also known as Adult Bullying?

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Tue, 04/24/2012

 

On today's show we will look at the upcoming 'Amendment 1' battle in North Carolina, hear some words of wis-dumb from our old pal Newt Gingrich on what America means, and discuss the recent updates in what is supposed to be a completly dead practice: Sexual Conversion Therapy.

Today's show is special as it is a CALL-IN SHOW!!! All callers welcome!

 

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Queer Culture Radio

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Tue, 04/10/2012

Tonight we feature music from God-des and She, who are performing live in Portland on Friday April 13th at SMYRC's new location. We start the show with a music break with Struggle from God-des and She.

Our first guest is Chana Wilson to discuss her memior, Riding Fury Home. Chana is reading from her memoir on Monday April 16 @ 6pm @ In Other Words.

Music break with Love Machine from God-des and She.

Next we welcome Jess, the Youth Program Manager at the Sexual Minority Youth Resource Center. SMYRC has undergone some huge changes recently, including moving to a new location. Jess shares recent news, and invites everyone to their big celebration & official ribbon cutting party at the new location (2406 NE Sandy Blvd) on Friday, April 13th!

Music break with Yeah Yeah Yeah from God-des and She.

Sunny Clark, from SS Productions, joins us to share some community events & announcements. We cover alot of great events, so have something handy to write down the details.

Music break with You Know My Name from God-des and She. This is the first single released from their fourth album.

Carla wraps up the show with an invite to the 10 year anniversary celebration for Out Loud happening on Friday May 11 at Crush. Join us as we celebrate queer culture

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Manifest and the Smart Recovery Program

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Tue, 04/03/2012

On this evening's program, we speak to representatives from the Artists Repertory Theatre about 'Standing On Ceremony', the gay marriage plays, a group of short plays that explore issues surrounding marriage equality.

Later, we interview the wonderful Bart Church and Alan Silver from the organization known as Manifest, a non-profit men’s wellness community with regular groups and monthly classes.

In our last segment, we interview with the amazing Alex Levin and Shad Alexander from the  Smart Recovery Program.  The Smart Recovery Program is a nonprofit organization created with the goal of helping people achieve freedom from abusive behaviors.  The group meets at the Q center on Monday evenings.

Click here for more information.

Queer Health and Fierceness

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Wed, 03/28/2012

On today's show we will discuss Queer Health and Fierceness (a topic all us Queers and Allies must know).

From the Center for American Progress we have Kellan Baker. With his amazing work as a health policy analyst and LGBTQ Health researcher, the CAP has been instrumental in making sure all Queers have access to quality health care. On the show we will talk about his amazing work and the role the Affordable Care Act has on Queer health

Miss Gay Oregon 35 (James) will be joining us today to talk about the world of Drag and Female Impersonation. Also, as part of the Imperial Sovereign Rose Court, James will discuss some of the philanthropic work he does for LGBTQ youth including scholarship and community work More information about them can be found at www.rosecourt.org

Reid Decker and James Dixon from Red Dress PDX will talk about the upcoming Red Dress Party that raises money for Our House, Cascade Aids Project, and Quest Center! More information can be found at www.reddresspdx.com

Lastly, Ernesto Dominguez and Kayla Johnston from the Oregon Queer Youth Summit will share with us some of the amazing work that is going on for the event on May 12th at 8:45am-5:45pm at PSU Smith Memorial Student Union (visit www.chatpdx.org/oqys  for more information)

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Out Loud for Tuesday, March 20th 2012

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Tue, 03/20/2012

Tonight’s show features author Everett Maroon who wrote a “comical memoir” about his life as a transgender man. Also on the show, we’ll hear from Jennifer Lanier, a cast member of Tarell Alvin McCraney’s “The Brother/Sister Plays”, a trilogy of plays that will be split into two shows, the first which opens at the Portland Playhouse Theatre on March 31st. The second show will open on April 21st.

Out Loud on Tues March 6

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Tue, 03/06/2012

Tonight we feature local change agents working on making impacts in our larger communities.

Before we welcomed our first guest, we took a music break with 'Una Mujer' from Renee Muzquiz's CD "Gay in Texas". This music was featured in 'Bunkin' with You in the Afterlife', the musical produced by BroadArts Theatre. The final run of this performance is this weekend at Interstate Firehouse Community Center on Friday March 9 and Saturday March 10.

Our first guest was Ty Stober, Board Chair for Washington United for Marriage, and we discussed that special something that happened in WA state recently. Ty invited listeners to participate in upcoming Town Hall discussions regarding marriage equality, hosted by Equal Rights Washington.

Music break from Glitterfruit, playing 'Gay Country Song'. Glitterfruit will perform with Lynx and Tender Forever on Friday March 16th at Lewis & Clark College's Agnes Flanagan Chapel, as part of the Gender Symposium.

Dayna Morrison, coordinator for the LGBTQ Health Coalition, joins us to discuss the Meaningful Care Conference happening on Friday March 30th in Portland. 

Music break from Glitterfruit, playing 'Yelling in the Dark'.

Next we welcome Paige, a student at Lewis & Clark college, to discuss the upcoming Gender Studies Symposium, a free event that welcomes the public and is happening Wed March 14 through Friday March 16th.  

We wrap up the show with a new special guest segment featuring Fag & Hag. Fag & Hag dish on local events & encourage you to support local music & arts communities.

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If you're on Twitter, find @KBOOOutLoud there, as well!

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

Labor, Socialism, Race, and Queer rights!

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Tue, 02/28/2012

Tune in to this weeks show where we will discuss two exciting topics!

The first is looking at the similarities between the Labor movement and the Queer movement with Dr. Joesph Zompetti (School of Communication at Illinois State University) and Sherry Wolf (Author of Sexuality and Socialism: History, Politics, and Theory of LGBT Liberation).

Also, in honor of Black history month, we will talk with Dr. Antonio (Jay) Pastrana, Jr. (Department of Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York) about the interconnection between Race and LGBT Social Movement Organizing.

Outloud Interviews Local Artist Logan Lynn

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Tue, 02/21/2012

In this show, Sasha speaks with local musician-writer-activist Logan Lynn about his work and lots of other topics and we play three amazing songs. You can learn more about his work by clicking here!!

In the second half of the program, This Way Out brings us the story of how Washington State won marriage equality. 

Stay proud, and keep on living Outloud!

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Queering Sex, Love and Relationships

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Tue, 02/14/2012

To celebrate Valentines Day, we are queering sex, love and relationships with a two hour special!

We welcome Myshkin, from Myshkin's Ruby Warblers, to the show and we'll feature new music from her latest record 'That Diamond Lust'.  Tracks from the album featured on this show included "Pity" "Whalebone Skirt" "Hoopa" "Lucky" and "Saturnalia."

We also welcome Molly Franks, Health Educator from Multnomah County Health Department's STD/HIV/Hep C programs. Molly will update us on the Health Department's health promotion work, and we discuss latest trends with sexually transmitted infections. She also shares tips for preventing STIs, where to get tested for STIs, and why communication is so important in relationships.

Kyle Z, Certified Clinical Sexologist and a certified Sex Educator, joins the conversation later in the show. Kyle will address common questions about sexual health, and he'll offer tools for self care for healthy relationships. Kyle answers questions from the community about sexual health, healthy relationships, preventing sexually transmitted infections, and just about anything you might ask about sex. 

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Cascade AIDS Walk

Just wanted to remind listeners looking for information about AIDS, you can reach the statewide AIDS Hotline at 800-777-2437.  Cascad Aids project can be found at cascadeaids.org or 503-223-5907.  Thanks-  Jacob Anderson-Minshall

 

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