9/30/2021 Notice: On September 27, 2021, Bandon Community Radio, licensee of KBOG-LP, 97.9, Bandon Oregon, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission for Renewal of Station License. Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments and petitions on the application can go to www.fcc.gov/stationsearch and search in the list of KBOG-LP’s list of filed applications.

_________________________________

Current info on COVID-19 – Our station is currently closed to all visitors but KBOG staff are available through email at contact@kbog.org. We are working hard to keep you up to date and connected through community radio.

The Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 pandemic is here in Oregon. Governor Kate Brown issued Executive Order 20-12. Worldwide, the virus has already killed millions of people, overwhelmed medical systems, millions have lost their jobs, many businesses are shuttered, and, experts say, this is far from over. To help you navigate how to respond to this public health challenge, below are some trusted sources of information for your review, including Frequently Asked Questions, the CARES and American Relief Acts, Unemployment and Small Business Resources:

Stay Safe & Stay Healthy!

__________________________________

October release of “Skies Are Blue”!

Good friend of KBOG, host of the “Church of Rock“, owner/operator of Fanatic Records and long time rock n’ roller Reverend Derek Moody, is announcing the upcoming October release of “Skies Are Blue”, a tribute to rocker Pat McGlynn (Bay City Rollers/Scotties, etc), featuring a new version of EMPTY with Reverend Moody & Pat on vocals and 12 songs by acts like the Sadistic Cowboys, LIVE2LOVE, Jim Wilson (Featuring members of the Black Crowes & Tom Petty’s Heartbreakers), Michael Garrett, Gogs aka Gordon Anthoney, Calum McElroy, Harmonic Overdrive & new songs from Pat McGlynn plus the Reverend with Sister Tracy on “Tonight I Pray“! Available by donation & shipping cost of $6.00 (email for shipping costs outside of the US), with all donations over $6 going to The SEVA Foundation, where they have provided sight-saving surgeries, eyeglasses, medicine and other eye care services to more than 46 million people in under-served communities since 1978. Only 200 limited editions are being made – have a listen to “Empty” below and then contact Reverend Moody to get on the “I want to order a copy” list at Dmoody41@hotmail.com (also the Paypal address to pre-order) and check out the Fanatic Records Facebook page for more info!

(Fanatic Records official gorgeous mascot Jett)

_________________________________

It’s Chicken Pot Pie Time!

Good news from the Langlois Lions Club!  Sandie’s World Famous Chicken Pot Pies are back for your winter enjoyment. This will be a long overdue fundraising event as the annual Holiday Craft Fair has again been canceled due to the Covid-19 logistics and restrictions.  Sandie McDonald is well known for offering these tasty chicken pot pies at past craft fairs, drawing in people from way out of town. Proceeds from this event will go to our charitable programs.

Please note chicken pot pies and fruit pies are available for PRE-ORDER only.

Price: Chicken pot pie: $6 each

The cut-off date for orders is November 14th.  Pick up will be at Langlois Lions Club at 48136  Floras Lake Loop, November 18th from 4 pm. to 7 pm. Customers may have their choice of ready to eat or frozen for later use. Please consider mailing in a pre-payment check if possible made out to Langlois Lions Club to S. McDonald, 47993 Floras Lake Loop, Langlois, OR, 97450. Otherwise cash or local checks only at pick up time.

Please contact Sandie at 541-655-0554 or email middenmeadows@gmail.com for the pre-orders or any questions.

We will appreciate your support and Happy Feasting to all!

_________________________________

Canada’s Urban Pop Rap Pioneers, The Whythouse, have dropped their new singles, “Dream Away” & “Slow Motion”!

The Whythouse has done it again! This iconic Canadian Urban Pop Rap group from Toronto keep bringing new and exciting music to their respective genre.

In recent months they have released 2 singles; Runnin’ With and Dream Away, while both songs have a different sound and feel they still manage to fall into the category of Urban Pop. Dream Away is an infectious urban pop song with numerous genres smashed together, containing elements of Pop, Reggae, Trap and Island Pop. With its awesome hook and reggae style beats, Dream Away is guaranteed to catch your ear and make you feel the need to hit rewind and play it again!

The first two singles and the third, Slow Motion, are from their much anticipated and upcoming EP “The Come Back”. Slow Motion turns the tables once again but this time in the Country Pop category…that’s right folks, Country Pop and they absolutely pull it off! Slow Motion is an infectious urban pop song with numerous genres smashed together. The song contains elements of Pop, Rock, Reggae, Rap and a hint of Country – an innovative crossover track.

Enjoy Slow Motion and Dream Away below and then head to Spotify to hear their other tracks and RBI Records to learn more about The Whythouse and check out their videos –  expect nothing less than Whythouse’ trademark hooks and dope beats!

_________________________________

ALBUM RELEASE – THE CELTIC KITCHEN PARTY ANNOUNCES
“LAST CALL”

That’s all folks – she’s wrapped!! The culmination of this year’s tunes and the final chapter in our North of Princess Studios trio of albums.

Conjuring up that down-home feeling where all your relatives and neighbors drop by for a traditional Kitchen Party – this ensemble group is that, and surely more… Boasting a diversity of talent The Celtic Kitchen Party” plays a mix of traditional and contemporary East Coast, Irish and Scottish Celtic Music as well as a healthy dose of Pop, Classic Rock and Country! CKP brings a lively high energy feel to any venue having shared the stage with The Mudmen, The Mahones, Sean McCann, Next Generation Leahy and Queens Bands to name a few. Highlights include; 2018 Fundraiser for the Iqaluit Humane Society, Grey Cup Festival performing for both the Atlantic Schooners and The Spirit of Edmonton venues and 2017 main stage at the memorable Perth Kilt Run.

What are you waiting for? Set what you’re listening to aside – and be prepared to dance and sing along to some of the best party music ever made. Period.

Have a listen to a few of KBOG’s favorite tracks from “Last Call” below, and then head to The Celtic Kitchen Party to pre-order, the digital album will be released worldwide on October 9 on all musical platforms – it’s “Last Call” folks, pick up your copy now!

_________________________________

Independent Artists Spotlight – “Take It Back” & “Haunted Bodies” by Keith & Heather DeLadurantaye

We are a husband and wife duo of Kinetic Awesomeness. Our style is ever changing and evolving just like us. We hope our music will help awaken that spark of potential lying dormant in each person, the spark that says, I am greater than the world has led me to believe. We are also parents of two beautiful daughters, Melody & Harmony. In addition to creating music, we are also crafters of many things that we offer for sale on our website.

Check out “Take It Back” & “Haunted Bodies” below and on our Independent Artists Spotlight on Wednesdays, then head to TheKatsBelle to grab your copies, see the music videos (available to watch free with email sign up to the website), and listen to their other music also available for sale including, The Girl was Many album – and also see their other cool swag!