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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.
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KPOV, 501 NW Bond St, Bend, OR 97703, 541-322-0863
KPOV and Bethlyn’s Global Fusion are bringing truly hilarious singer-songwriter and political satirist Roy Zimmerman to the Volcanic Theater Pub in Bend on June 7, 2017 for a benefit concert for KPOV.
Tickets now on Sale at bendticket.com and at KPOV. In advance: $15 for KPOV members (call office for code); $17 for non-KPOV members. At the door: all tickets $20.
Read on for more about Zimmerman and why you can’t miss this show and to see our wonderful sponsors! Make sure to say “thank you” when you visit them! Go to royzimmerman.com to see some of Roy’s videos. Read more ›
KPOV is proud to be a non-profit partner of the 4 Peaks Music Festival this year June 15-18, 2017. A family-friendly four day music and camping festival, 4 Peaks brings you the best in bluegrass, jam bands and funk. Find more information and the line-up of amazing bands here. Get tickets here.
KPOV will be broadcasting live from the Festival on June 17.
Tickets are now on sale here. You dont want to miss this great music festival, but if you just can’t be there, listen on KPOV 88.9 FM or kpov.org. Read on for more reasons you do not want to miss 4 Peaks. Read more ›
KPOV SENDS OUR GRATITUDE to MRG Foundation for awardingKPOV a grant for 2017-2018 to support our role as a resource for social justice and community organizing in Central Oregon. MRG Foundation also funds other outstanding Central Oregon organizations, who take advantage of KPOV’s avenues for outreach and education.
We are deeply honored by and proud of the confidence MRG Foundation shows in KPOV by funding High Desert Community Radio.
KPOV is presenting even more opportunities for you to listen to some great music and support KPOV’s work to bring our community the best in live local music from our studio and local music festivals.
June 22: Broken Top Bottle shop benefit show for KPOV. Join KPOV and local band Rooster Tail Jet at Broken Top Bottle shop June 22. All proceeds from sale of Three Creeks beer go to KPOV!
June 29: Nonprofit Tunes night at Kelly D’s. Join KPOV and local musicians Maggie Barclay Jackson and Scott Fox Ardinger, Tara Snow, and Aussie Mark and Sheila for a fundraiser for KPOV. Read more ›
The Central Oregon Pride celebration takes place June 24 from Noon to 6 in Drake Park. Pride will feature live music, local business and non-profit booths, an adult beverage garden and more. There’s more information at centraloregonpride.org.
Make sure to visit KPOV at Pride! We also need volunteers for our booth. If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
KPOV will be simulcasting live coverage of the Oregon Food Bank Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival in Portland. Tune in to 88.9 or stream kpov.org to hear the festival Saturday July 1 through Tuesday July 4.
The simulcast is a project of Oregon Community Media, a coalition of nonprofit radio stations across Oregon. KBOO in Portland iis producing the broadcast and will have DJs live at the event. The broadcast will be carried by community stations all over Oregon! Stay tuned for our broadcast schedule.
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