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LGBTQIA2S+ Heritage | Live Panel 7: Queer Sports

Airs at: Tue, 07/16/2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  Here at KBOO, we are celebrating Pride Month and LGBTQIA2S+ Heritage on Tuesdays, 7:00 to 8:00pm, with live panels from our studios, where we will have guests from these communities talk to us about their culture, presence, struggles, and relevance. Calls are welcome, 5... Read more

Cathedral Park Jazz Festival (Live Stream!)

Airs at: Fri, 07/19/2024 at 4:30pm - Sun, 07/21/2024 at 8:00pm
The Cathedral Park Jazz Festival is live for our 44th anniversary of this landmark jazz festival! The event will be held from July 19th to the 21st. KBOO will be doing it's annual live broadcast and bringing you all the smoothest melodies from this years incredible event! ... Read more

Jerry & Merl as a Warm-Up Act?

Airs at: Sat, 07/20/2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  This is an unusual show in that I'm pre-empted for the second hour so we can continue our live broadcast from Portland's Cathedral Park where the 44th annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival kicks off day two.  I typically relinquish the whole time slot, but this year I thou... Read more

It's a Queer, Queer Summer

Airs at: Sat, 07/20/2024 at 10:00pm - Sun, 07/21/2024 at 12:00am
Produced for Queery
Ramble through your queerest summer yet with some sweet tunes celebrating all the creative LGBTQ+ artists and allies that abound!  Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for July 22, 2024

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2024 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  This episode is hosted by Frann Michel and features the following segments:   Left & the Law: Kamala Harris Vice President Kamala Harris faces renewed scrutiny as calls intensify for Joe Biden to step down from the presidential race. Whatever the outcome of DNC jockeyi... Read more

The Great River: The Making & Unmaking of the Mississippi

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For thousands of years Native peoples made their homes in the Mississippi watershed, that spans nearly half of what is now the United States. They respected the “great river” and lived peaceably alongside it. But when European settlers arrived they upended Native lives and ... Read more

What to Do When Your Union Leaders Break Your Heart

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2024 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Ellen David Friedman, retired union organizer and Labor Notes board member, walks us through the steps.  From heartbreak to anger to talking with co-workers to confronting your leaders to forming a rank-and-file caucus.  Based on this article in Labor Notes... https://labo... Read more

Lines for Life

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Adam Carpinelli interviews Martin Lockett from the organization Lines for Life.  Lines for Life is Oregon’s home for the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline providing help and hope to individuals and communities through mental health and substance abuse prevention programs and cr... Read more

People’s Conference for Palestine

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Click here to listen or download segment audio In May, over 3000 thousand activists attended the People's Conference for Palestine in Detroit, Michigan with thousands more joining virtually. The conference, held from May 24th through the 26th, was a place for activists ... Read more

2024 Bluegrass Marathon

This special programming was broadcast Saturday, March 16th, 9am to 5pm for the 2024 Bluegrass Marathon on KBOO! 8 hours of live bluegrass performed by 13 of your favorite local bands and special archived performances We were live in the studio at 20 SE 8th, and we did l... Read more