Episode #30, Season 1 Not Weird, Queer


Tomorrow’s episode will a special segment on bullying and feature music from:

Random Order
The Indigo Girls
Neon Trees
Meshell Ndegeocello
The Magnetic Fields
Tracy Chapman Online
Will Young
Hercules and Love Affair
Matt Alber
Jen Foster
Joshua Kamaka Alameda
Christian Andreason
Tegan and Sara
Joe McElderry
Andrew Suvalsky Music
Cassidy Haley
Rachael Sage
Crys Matthews
Jeremiah Clark
Doug Strahm
Steve Grand
Dave Hall
Ryan Dolan

Oregon Governor Kate Brown to grand marshal Portland Pride Parade. 

Oregon Governor Kate Brown will be the grand marshal of the 2015 Portland Pride Parade, the nonprofit who stages the parade announced Friday Brown, 54, has been married to a man since 1997 and identifies as bisexual In February, she became the first openly LGBT sitting governor. “This will also be the first time that a sitting Oregon governor has led the Portland Pride parade,” said Pride Northwest President Debra Porta. “And we couldn’t be more thrilled that the first is one of our own.” Brown has received great support from other LGBT groups and publications. She’s been profiled by The Advocate and endorsed by Gay Rights Watch and Basic Rights Oregon. The Huffington Post named her reelection as secretary of state the top bisexual news story of 2012.  


Steve Sims – Host
Not Weird, Queer

Wild Planet Radio,
KPQR Portland, 99.1 FM
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Sunday March 29th, 2015 Episode #29

I am soooo happy to report that the March 20th episode is ready, uploaded, cued up for tomorrow! Not Weird, Queer #29 arrives. Here is the sneak peak at what’s on tap for tomorrow:

Brandi Carlile
Tom Goss
Rachael Sage
Derek Bishop
Random Order
Jeffery Straker
Norine Braun
bobby blue
Brent Almond
Melissa Ferrick
Paul Ybarra
Summer Osborne
Steve Grand
Run Jenny
Heart Harbor
Erin McKeown
Michael Biello & Dan Martin Biello Martin Studio
Disappear Fear
Byron Rice
Namoli Brennet
Drake Jensen
Andrew Suvalsky Music
Ryan Cassata
Karl William Lund
Scissor Sisters

Contest! – Contest! – Contest!

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Not Weird, Queer​ and Wild Planet Radio​ are excited to have a pair of signed Janet Weiss​ drumsticks donated by Sleater-Kinney. For the month of April we will be holding a scavenger hunt to determine who will win!

Below are 5 Questions. The answers can be found on Not Weird, Queer’s website or on Wild Planet Radio’s website (www.wildplanetradio.com). Locate the answers to the 5 Questions and send an email with the answers to wpr991music@gmail.com. On May 1st, 2015, a winner will be selected at random from a pool of emails with all 5 correct answers. Limit: 1 entry per person. You may also email wpr991music@gmail.com to get the full contest rules.

Here are the questions:

1. Who is the station manager at Wild Planet Radio?
2. What are the call letters for Wild Planet Radio?
3. What episode number of Not Weird, Queer aired on August 17th, 2014?
4. What was the first song played on the Not Weird, Queer Halloween 2014 episode?
5. On what day was the first airing of Not Weird, Queer at it’s new 3pm PST time slot?

Good Luck and Happy Hunting!