Music

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40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020

  KBOO is broadcasting the virtual Cathedral Park Jazz Fest LIVE July 17-19!   Like jazz, life in the time of the pandemic is about improvisation. For the first time since its inception in 1980, the swinging sounds of the 40th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival 2020 will ... Read more

A Different Nature for 11/02/20

Airs at: Mon, 11/02/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Guitarrorism! A look at extreme guitar. We'll hear some of guitar’s adventuresome players (Lee Ranaldo, Thurston Moore, Lydia Lunch, Arto Lindsay, Glenn Branca, Elliot Sharp, to name a few – plus members of NY’s then-burgeoning Noise guitar scene), via the 1985 Tellus Cass... Read more

Folk Songs and Stories of Hallowe'en

Airs at: Fri, 10/30/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Lark In The Morning
Hallowe'en is a time to confront the reality of our mortality, a reminder from the ancients that there is a spirit world that can intersect with our everyday life. Pre-industrial culture had a well-developed sense of this other world, and taught us about it with songs and r... Read more

HALLOWEEN “SPOOKTACULAR.”

Airs at: Sat, 10/31/2020 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
Join Dad (Robert Parish) and Graham (Graham Parish) for a three-hour ride down a pickin’, grinnin’ and screamin’ supernatural highway as the father-son duo digs deep into their Halloween-themed country music archives. They’ll be featuring music about ghosts, ghouls, grave... Read more

Persephone Rising: A Global Sonic Retelling of the Underworld Myth

Airs at: Sat, 10/31/2020 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Threshold Shift
  We'll be delving into the Eleusinian mysteries of the Ancient Greeks with a musical, soundscape version of the Homeric Hymn to Demeter and the mythic tale of her daughter, Persephone. The show transcript will be uploaded after broadcast. "Starry Wheels" artwork used by ... Read more

Returning from the Underworld

Produced for Threshold Shift
  Threshold Shift's Blue Moon Halloween Episode-A Sonic Retelling of the Persephone Myth For those that want to set the spooky mood early this Halloween, come join us at Threshold Shift from 12-3am Saturday, October 31st. We'll be journeying through the Underworld with Pe... Read more

Buena Vista Social Club - Eliades Ochoa from Cuba to the World

Airs at: Wed, 10/28/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for Jazz in the Afternoon
   Always plenty of great jazz on Wednesday afternoons on KBOO!   Bob Riddle hosts this week... featuring Cuban son, Night Train, Top local talent. Read more

The Apocalyptic Vote

Airs at: Fri, 10/30/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 10/31/2020 at 12:00am
On this edition of MattC, Wolfman & Janie B.'s Variety Hour, we are back with a pop-up show about the upcoming election, and maybe a sprinkling of Halloween.  For the first hour (yes, its two hours) we have our usual three DJ's, but for the second hour we have music sets fr... Read more

Soul Halloween

Airs at: Thu, 10/29/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
First annual KBOO Halloween special, Thursday October 29th from 8 to 10 pm. Smooth R&B grooves, Smooth Jazz, Blues and Comedy. Put on by JJ Johnson from the gospel and more program. Read more

New releases of new music

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Tonight on A Different Nature we will listen to releases of experimental and avant garde music that have come out in the last several months. Read more