Summer Sound 2022
Welcome to the Summer Sound webpage! Here, you'll find information about Summer Sound 2022's upcoming projects, blog posts, and more!
Summer Sound is a high-school youth job program hosted by 1450 AM, KBPS on the campus of Benson Polytechnic High School. Benson High School's Radio Broadcasting students receive an opportunity to be hired and receive modern-day experiences revolving around communication and radio broadcasting. Summer Sounders gain experience in news casting, speaking, editing, interviewing, and more!
If you'd like to request a song, give us a call on our Talkback line at: 503-916-5101.
Wednesday Theme Days
July 6 2022: Hero Day
July 13, 2022: Supernatural Day | Hauntingly themed songs
July 20, 2022: Throwback Wednesday | Oldies - Songs from the 50's to 90's
August 3, 2022: Dance Party Wednesday | Upbeat songs that are themed around partying and enjoying life
August 10, 2022: Wacky Wednesday | Crazy songs that don't seem to have a meaning
Potential Theme Days:
Mysterious Day | "Different" songs that no one has heard of or are confusing
Pop Hop | Pop and hip hop music only and is "bright and in your face"
Summer Sound 2022 Blog Posts
Throwback Wednesday by Giovanno F
Wednesday, July 20th's theme was Throwback Day and listeners were able to tune in to 1450 AM KBPS during the Summer Sound hours to listen to older songs!
Summer Sound Week 2 & Interview Opportunities
The second week summary of Summer Sound 2022 and encouragement for non-profit members of the Portland, Oregon community to connect for interviews with students.
First Week of Summer Sound
The first week of Summer Sound 2022 has come and gone! Read from the perspective of our Newsletter Team regarding their experiences!