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Whether you like piano rolls, pre-1920 cylinders, 78s from the 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s or early 45s and mono LPs, this is your station. Broadcasting on AM 680 with the full audio spectrum.
On the internet we stream in the original monaural not wasting bandwidth. Better than CD quality.

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Your donations are fully tax deductable. KBRD is a non-profit, listener supported 501(c)3 institution.
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Animal Services presents
Partners For Your Heart
Friday at noon.

See our founders, Skip, Bj and Norma on TV.

Paperwork department. Then there are always those legal requirements at a radio station. Here we try to fulfill them.

KBRD Public File

EEO report.

Contact Information
PO Box 7034 Olympia WA 98507
Phone: 360-491-6800

At we operate around the clock but to let the more important San Francisco sports information into the Olympia area we must close down when the sun goes down. Our AM 680 hours are:
January   6:30  4:45
February  6:00  5:30
March     6:15  7:15
April     6:00  8:00
May       5:30  8:45
June      5:15  9:15
July      5:30  9:00
August    6:00  8:30
September 6:15  7:30
October   6:15  6:30
November  6:45  4:30
December  6:15  4:15

Archeophone Records
Phenominal music from the turn of the century (20th that is).
Cosmic Awareness Communications
Religious and educational site and KBRD's biggest supporter.
Olympia Power and Light
Olympia's locally owned definitive newspaper
Golden Apple Electronics
The folks who do our streaming and fix our computers.
Paul Moore's Washboard Wizards
Israel's number one ukulele player.
Yogi Yorgesson
Steve's tribute to Yogi.
Olympia Jazz Festival
Home of America's Jazz Festival.
Traditions Cafe and music
Olympia's greatest music venue.
Ukuleles For Peace
Middle East children playing ukes.
Uptown Lowdown Jazz Band
Simply great traditional jazz

The KBRD website is a service of and is copyright © 2014 Hezzie Group.

The theatre is in Centralia, showtime is 8pm and dates are April 11-13, 17-20 and 25-27. Sunday shows at 2pm.

For showing upates go to

CLICK to buy tickets or call 360-943-9494

  • Every Wednesday 6-8 PM, Solo jazz guitar at Swing Wine Bar, 825 Columbia Street, Olympia
  • Friday April 4th - 6-8 PM, Solo jazz guitar at Indian Summer Golf & Country Club, 5900 Troon Ln SE, Olympia
  • Saturday May 3 8-10 PM, with violinist Michael Gray at Swing Wine Bar, 825 Columbia Street, Olympia
  • Friday April 11, 7-10 PM with LaVon Hardison at McMenamin's Edgefield Winery 2126 Sw Halsey St 97060 Troutdale, OR, US
  • Red & Ruby, (Vince Brown & LaVon Hardison) have a new website -

    Supporting KBRD for over 5 years!


    Thurston County Animal Services

    Lewis County WA no kill cat sanctuary.

    Best cafe in the South Sound.

    Bill's sculptures at 505 N Tower in Centralia next to the Hub-Bub.

    Using an ipod? Here's the app
    Al Johnson recommends.