Former Portlander Cary Groner talks about his novel Exiles, the story of an American volunteer doctor and his teenage daughter whose lives are irrevocably changed when they move to Kathmandu and find themselves in the midst of civil war.
Jamilah Bourdon mixes music and public affairs for African American communities as an antidote to commercial media culture on Guess Who's Coming to Radio??!! Tune in every other Thursday night from 8 to 10pm to hear who's on her show.
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Erin Yanke's punk show, Life During Wartime has been on KBOO since 1995. How'd it start and how has it evolved? And what's with the name? Listen now and tune in to KBOO on Wednesday nights from 10 to midnight.
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Noah and Kirsten discuss their radio theatre "program" (a term they use lightly) and how their show gives them alcohol-free time with their friends. Think about what Sub-Human Intellect Theatre stands for (FCC Naughty Word!) and tune in on the second Mondays of every month from 11pm to midnight! 3:46 minutes (3.44 MB)
Dr. Zomb's Offbeat Sounds for Talented Listeners are aural journeys through records we've never heard of (possibly for good reason). You might learn to hypnotize people if you tune in to Dr. Zomb's Stereo Obscura every other Thursday night at midnight. 3:55 minutes (8.97 MB)
KBOO's reigning Reggae queens, Michele and Teresa of Shocks of Sheba, talk about their personal record collections, their longtime best friendship, and 26 years of programming together. The folks at Fire on the Mountain brewed up a Shocks of Sheba IPA after their show's "rhythm and good vibe." Grab a beer and tune in every other Thursday from noon to 2!
Go the extra mile and "Like" Shocks of Sheba on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/shocksofsheba 4:25 minutes (6.56 MB)