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3:00
am

Out of the Night

It's late-night listening at its finest. Moody, mellow, cool and blue—jazz that speaks to you late at night. Whatever is keeping you up, we're here to be your companion.

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6:00
am

Jazz at Sunrise

Your alarm clock never had it so good! From 6-7a.m., KMHD delivers a feel-good mix of jazz that's not too harsh, and not too mellow. It's just right, every weekday morning.

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7:00
am

The Morning Session

Wake up, Portland! Every weekday, Derek Smith's here to take you on a trip through the story of jazz. It's music with a positive pulse, aimed at getting your day started on the good foot! It's not just the music, but the insight, authenticity and storytelling Derek shares with you that make this show special. With news updates at the top of each hour, it's The Morning Session—KMHD's weekday wake-up show!

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10:00
am

The Bridge - A.M. Edition

The Bridge is KMHD's mid-day show, with a diverse mix of jazz designed to get you through your busy workday. Ben Turner hosts this A.M. edition, selecting the best of from our library to bring you the story behind America's greatest invention. 

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12:00
pm

Rare Jazz For Lunch

Join a different KMHD host each Friday at noon for a lunchtime journey into rare, hard-to-find and alternate jazz takes.

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1:00
pm

The Bridge - P.M. Edition

The Bridge is KMHD's mid-day show, with a diverse mix of jazz designed to get you through your busy workday. Chris Darkins hosts this P.M. edition, selecting the best of from our library to bring you the story behind America's greatest invention. 

The Bridge - P.M. Edition site »


3:00
pm

Takin' Off - Friday Songs

This Friday edition of host Isabel Zacharias's weekday afternoon show features only the most upbeat, celebratory tunes to take you back to home sweet home after a busy week! Relax and get down with a smooth trip through new and vintage sounds strung together by their soulful feel. Connecting melody with history and telling jazz's stories, old and new, with a sense of humor and companionship, Takin' Off - Friday Songs will transport you from traffic to tranquility. 

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4:00
pm

Soulful Strut

When it's time for the weekend, KMHD's got you covered with the perfect soundtrack to shake the shackles of the Man off your back! Tune into the Soulful Strut, every Friday from 4-6p.m., to hear the legendary Baby Boomer as he smooths out the rough edges and gets your weekend started with a heaping dose of the blues, funky jazz and a little rare soul and R&Btaking you home in style.

Soulful Strut site »


6:00
pm

Friday Flashback

Friday Flashback is a compelling mix of rare soul, R&B and funk – and the places where jazz intersects and expands. Join DJ Cooky Parker every week for a selection of only the finest '45s.

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8:00
pm

I Like It Like That

Join longtime KMHD host Tom D'Antoni as he takes you on a trip through the sounds of jazz, blues, R&B, soul, funk and more. "I Like It Like That" is more than just the name of a great songit's the feeling of music programmed for a Friday night partyweek after week.

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10:00
pm

Altered State

An all-vinyl program for music heads seeking trippy soundscapes across the jazz spectrum, Altered State focuses on the pivotal late ‘60s through the 1980s — when synthesized waveforms, drum machines and experimental effects pedals transformed straight-ahead sounds into something otherworldly.

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