Best of the Bay 2011: BEST EMANCIPATION STATION

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Independent broadcast radio can be hard to locate on the dial these days. But we can still turn to KPOO, an African American owned and operated — and nonprofit — radio station. Since 1971 it's been playing the silkiest, grooviest, most obscure soul, jazz, R&B, rap, blues, and gospel out there. KPOO also broadcasts weekly meetings of the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency, as well as community-minded interviews and event coverage catering to underserved audiences — y'know, Native Americans, women, LGBT folk, youth, and low-income listeners. Click over to 89.5 FM, pump up the volume, and listen. That's the sound of freedom from corporate media, folks.

1329 Divisadero, SF. (415) 346-5373, www.kpoo.com

Comments

I love kpoo!!!

Posted by Guest on Jul. 30, 2011 @ 8:43 pm

I love kpoo

Posted by Guest on Jul. 30, 2011 @ 8:44 pm

Felicidades! Congratulations!
All KPOO shows are great

Posted by Cristy on Aug. 04, 2011 @ 3:37 pm

Bravo! The best of the radio.

Posted by Guest on Aug. 05, 2011 @ 12:33 pm

Of course, claro!!

Posted by Guest on Aug. 05, 2011 @ 12:46 pm