Your alarm clock never had it so good! From 6-7 AM, KMHD delivers a feel-good mix of jazz that's not too harsh, and not too mellow. It's just right, every weekday morning.
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!
Artist, Author and Host Lynn Darroch brings you the best of the local scene with guest performances, original spoken word and interviews along with a mix of local and national jazz that can't be beat. It's a great way to get ready for the weekend, or relax on a lazy Friday. Bright Moments!
When it's time for the weekend, KMHD's got you covered with Rhythm, Blues and a little bit of news - it's the Baby Boomer's Soulful Strut - every Friday from 4 to 6 PM. Join the 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 RnB. That's the Soulful Strut, taking you home in style every Friday - right here on KMHD, Jazz Radio.
The Real Deal is KMHD’s vintage blues program. Join host Tiara Darnell for the best of the Blues from the 1940s through the 70’s. You’ll hear old favorites, unexpected gems and rarities – all with the sort of dynamic programming interpretation you’ve come to expect from KMHD. Every Friday night, it’s the real deal, Blues and the abstract truth – on KMHD.