What's on KPOV this week?

Center Stage- “Live” Membership Drive Performances from 2-4 pm

Center Stage- “Live” Shaene Marie Pascal, Matt Lauziere and Chris

Northwest Taproom

Northwest Taproom features local artists and music, during our Spring

The Point, Monday 4/23

Alysia and Elke Littleleaf from the Warms Springs Tribes will

The Point, Tuesday 4/24

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KPOV – High Desert Community Radio

Welcome to 88.9 KPOV! KPOV broadcasts from Bend, Oregon and reaches listeners throughout Deschutes County and into Crook County.  With over 40 locally produced programs and 70 hosts, KPOV is radio by the people and for the people of Central Oregon.

Listener Supported and Volunteer Powered!

KPOV, 501 NW Bond St, Bend, OR 97703, 541-322-0863

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Support the Sound of Community During KPOV’s Spring Membership Drive!

With so many local voices coming alive on air, hometown musicians taking the stage, and local DJs sharing music they love, KPOV is the sound of community.

To be the sound of community, KPOV needs the support of the community and that is where you come in. KPOV is a listener-supported nonprofit station, so please become a member or renew during KPOV’s Spring Membership Drive, April 20-28.

Be an early bird! If we receive your pledge before 3:00 p.m. on April 20, you will automatically be entered into a early bird prize drawing for a $50 gift card to Drake Downtown Bend Restaurant!

All pledges also come with entry into a grand prize drawing and pledges of $60 or more qualify you for some great thank you gifts.

Learn to Be a Talk-Show Host on KPOV!

KPOV wants you to talk about it!  Microphone The issues and events important to Central Oregon that is — on the air on KPOV.

If you want to be a talk show host on KPOV’s “The Point” and other KPOV talk shows current and future, we have a great four session class to teach you all the skills. The class consists of four Monday evening sessions beginning Monday April 30.

The KPOV DJ training class is a prerequisite. Want info or to sign up for the talk show training class? Contact Bruce at bruce@kpov.org or 541-322-0863.

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The Hilarious Will Durst Coming to Bend May 19 in a Benefit for KPOV!

Yes, KPOV is bringing the hilarious political comic Will Durst back to Bend for the smartest side-splitting evening will you ever See experience. You’re welcome.

The show is May 19 at 7:00 p.m. at The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon, 61980 Skyline Ranch Road, Bend. Tickets on sale now, at this link. Act quickly! The show is sure to sell out.

KPOV thanks our amazing sponsors that you can see below or on the sponsor page: Read more ›

KPOV Partners with and Broadcasts from 4 Peaks Music Festival!

4 peaks logoKPOV is proud to be a non-profit partner of the 4 Peaks Music Festival this year June 21-24, 2018. A family-friendly four day music and camping festival, 4 Peaks brings you the best in bluegrass, jam bands,  funk, and more. Go here for: more information, tickets, and the line-up of amazing bands.

KPOV will be broadcasting live from the Festival on Saturday June 21. If you can’t be there live, listen on 88.9 FM or kpov.org

Read on for more about 4 Peaks Music Festival 2018. Read more ›

Oregon Primary Elections Are Coming Up – Registration Deadline Close

The deadline to register to vote in Oregon’s 2018 May 16 primary elections is April 24!

You can register here: https://secure.sos.state.or.us/orestar/vr/register.do

Voting is critical to democracy. Do it.

Ken and the Kindred Spirits Now Sunday at 9:00 a.m.

Lucky Ken

KPOV’s show Ken and the Kindred Spirits featuring DJ Lucky Ken has moved. It is now airing Sunday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  Same great show, new time!

PS: Juke in the Back has moved back to its old time of 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

PPS: Now playing Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m. is a rebroadcast of the Magic Blast from the Past and Witches Brew Variety Hour that airs live Sundays nights at 10:00 p.m.

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