Live Performance

Ten Cents a Dance

program date: 
Thu, 04/11/2013

KBOO proudly presents the world premiere of Dennis Nyback's old-school musical Ten Cents a Dance, performed live on the stage of Portland's Clinton Street Theater on April 11, 2013 as part of KBOO's Radio Pictures series.

Set in 1941, Ten Cents a Dance gives a new shine to such vintage tunes as I've Got a Crush on You (George and Ira Gershwin) and Get Yourself a New Broom (Harold Arlen and Ted Kohler), all wrapped up in a very modern narrative.

Featuring Dave Frishberg on piano and starring Rebecca Kilgore as

49:53 minutes (19.98 MB)

Treasures From The KBOO Archives on 07/03/13

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Wed, 07/03/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Lynne Stewart, from 2003, and Robert Pete Williams, from 1970.

tune in for a mix of archived music and public affairs! We start tonights show with an archive recording of Lynne Stewart from 2003, and an archive recording of Robert Pete Williams, from 1970.

Life During Wartime playlist for 06/26/2013

Program name: 
Life During Wartime
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Life During Wartime on 06/27/13

Life During Wartime
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Thu, 06/27/2013 - 12:00am - 1:00am
Short Description: 
DIY Punk and Hardcore, live bands, and a weekly local shows listing for the Portland area

The Monday Sampler on 07/01/13

The Monday Sampler
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Mon, 07/01/2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Short Description: 
Singer Songwriter Edition! Live Guests In Studio

 A recently recorded interview with Joanne Rand, Touring nationally for a quarter of a century, she continues to push the pedal to the floor, releasing her 13th CD “Nashville Sessions. Rand has appeared with the likes of Bonnie Raitt, Bob Weir, John Harford and recently earned a BFA in Music Composition.

Peter Mulvey talks with Ed Mellnik on touring and songwriting.  Featuring his new cd -  The Good Stuff a Standards record collection, including songs of Tom Waits, Jolie Holland, and Leonard Cohen and many others.

River Twain visits the KBOO studio for a live chat about their new CD project. River Twain is a duo made up

of  Portland artists Gus Reeves and Brad Wager.

Paula's Picks on 06/20/13

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Thu, 06/20/2013 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Spoken word & music representing the Afrikan Diaspora ... and its descendents.

Singer Songwriter Showcase


The Singer Songwriter Showcase on the Monday Sampler happens

the first Monday of every month 2pm to 4pm.  I hope you will join me.

Grateful Dead & Friends on 06/15/13

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Sat, 06/15/2013 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Good 'ol Grateful Dead

11/5/77 - Community War Memorial, Rochester, NY

Eyes of the World > Samson & Delilah, It Must Have Been the Roses

11/2/77 - Seneca College, Toronto, ON

Estimated Prophet > St. Stephen > Truckin'

2/14/68 - Carousel Ballroom, San Francisco, CA

Dark Star > China Cat Sunflower > The Eleven > Turn on Your Lovelight

1/20/68 - Eureka Municipal Auditorium, Eureka, CA

Viola Lee Blues

2/14/68 - Carousel Ballroom, San Francisco, CA

Morning Dew

Grateful Dead & Friends playlist for 06/08/2013

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Grateful Dead & Friends
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Grateful Dead ~ 6.20.74 ~ Omni ~ Atlanta, GA

1. Truckin > Eyes > Slip > China Doll

Jambay ~ 6.1.96 ~ W.O.W. Hall ~ Eugene, OR

2. It Doesn't Matter w/Living Daylights

Giraffe Dodgers ~ 4.28.12 ~ Mt Tabor Theater ~ Portland, OR

3. Puzzle PIeces

4. Gil of Gumption

The Rivera

5. Midnight Choir

Polyrhythmics ~ 5.11.12 ~ Necters Lounge ~ Seattle, WA

6. Bobo

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