Our website is back!

We would like to apologize to all our website users for the sporadic outages between April 28 and May 23rd 2018. We had the extremely unfortunate experience of having the front-end of our website injected with scripts from bitcoin miners. The security breach was patched, bu... Read more

Silk Poems

Airs at: Thu, 05/24/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  Silk is compatible with body tissues; our immune system accepts it on surfaces as sensitive as the human brain. In conjunction with Tufts University’s cutting edge research on liquefied silk, Jen Bervin mixes poetry with medical technology in the form of a silk bio-senso... Read more

The Film Show

Airs at: Thu, 05/24/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Film Show
   Our guests are Baba Wagué Diakite and Ronna Neuenschwander, Cascade Festival of African Films mainstays, who are holding a fundraiser for KBOO and the Ko-Falen Center at the Clinton Street Theater, and a couple of teenage filmmakers, Henry Craddock and Mackie Mallison, ... Read more

Child Free By Choice (CBC) Part 2

Airs at: Fri, 05/25/2018 at 10:00am - 10:15am
Produced for Valley Views
In Part 2 of Child Free By Choice, I present nine of the most frequent, predictable and baseless arguments that CBCers hear.  Each is followed by an informed comeback that you may consider if you’re weary of these tiresome accusations.  In addition, I hope you enjoy my list... Read more

Pacific Underground on 05/25/18

Airs at: Fri, 05/25/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground

Folk Espresso Memorial Day Special

Airs at: Mon, 05/28/2018 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
This day is set aside each year to honor the fallen:  those who have served in time of war and who have sacrificed their lives on our behalf.  While not all military actions commenced by the United States will be seen as just in the eyes of history, the men and women who—fo... Read more

Mount St. Helens @38

Airs at: Mon, 05/28/2018 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Every May 18, I spend time remembering the eruption of Mt. St. Helens that day in 1980. But this year I had the opportunity to commemorate the 38th anniversary of the eruption by hiking the Hummocks Trail in the blast zone on the mountain’s north face with Pacific Northwest... Read more

The Ghosts of the Gwangju Uprising

Airs at: Mon, 05/28/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Radiozine
  On May 18, 1980, the people of Gwangju, South Korea came together for reunification and an end to an era of martial law imposed by U.S.-backed military dictators. Over the course of ten days, they staged mass protests, battled riot police and soldiers, and were met with ... Read more

The Non-human Rights Project with Prof. Steven Wise

Airs at: Mon, 05/28/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Voices for the Animals
Dab Steadman talks with Steven Wise, founder & driving force behind the Non-human Rights Project, about his lifelong battle to break down the legal wall separating human animals from  non-human ones in the eyes of the court.   Professor Wise is a legal scholar and practici... Read more

Interview with Jessica Mehta

Airs at: Mon, 05/28/2018 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Jessica Mehta is a poet and novelist.  Born and raised in Oregon, she’s a member of the Cherokee Nation.  Jessica has written ten books, and has received a Barbara Deming Memorial Fund Award grant in Poetry and a Potlatch Award grant for Native Artists, as well as various p... Read more

Native Voices from the Edge

Airs at: Thu, 05/31/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
  Cary and Amory from NAYA welcome Marissa Naranjo to KBOO on Native Voices from the Edge.   Marissa graduated from the University of New Mexico with a degree in Native American Studies. Her tribal affiliation is with Santa Clara Pueblo in Northern New Mexico - a tribal n... Read more

KBOO Recollections: The Early Years, 1968-1982

Airs at: Thu, 05/31/2018 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
  Hear the voices of volunteers, staff and board members from the early days of KBOO as they discuss the beginnings of the station, the moves from one location to another, and the struggles and triumphs they experienced while keeping KBOO on the air. The program is hosted ... Read more

The Monday Sampler: Three for Silver

Airs at: Mon, 06/04/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Join Host Ed Mellnik for lots of new samples of new releases today. In addition to that, we have Three for Silver band in live in the studio. Hope you will join us today and every 1st Monday. Read more

Charles Gitnick and Joey Birlem @ KBOO !

Produced for Squirrels Know
    TEAM CHOEY JOINS US IN STUDIO 2 THIS SUNDAY FOR AN INTERVIEW WITH ENDER BLACK, segment producer for Rose City Native Radio, host of Squirrels Know and member of the Youth Collective.   We will be talking about Charles Gitnick's art, message, and his collaboration wi... Read more