As part of the Community Council's efforts to promote Cultural Sensitivity and Diversity on behalf of KOOP Radio throughout the KOOP community, the following 2017 Annual Monthly Celebration Calendar events is as follows. The list below includes the name of the liaison responsible for organizing KOOP's participation in each event. You can contact them for more information using the Community...read more
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KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, November 13 at 1:30pm CDT (1330 hrs). This month we celebrate Veterans Day by welcoming vets of different eras and different conflicts to discuss our military experiences “over there” and our post-service lives “back here.”
If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join former Army First Sergeant Perry Jefferies, former Army Specialist 4 Michael A. Brown, and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti for veterans news and good conversations with people and organizations dedicated to veterans’ well-being. Tune to 91.7 FM in Austin, worldwide... Read more
For some people, just seeing this record cover or hearing the first few notes, makes something... just....happen! On Sunday's show we'll dig up loads of samples that made 1987's "Pump up the Volume" by M|A|R|R|S!
David Yow of the Jesus Lizard & Scratch Acid phones in with a track from his back catalog.
People United speaks with Chris Harris about the more frequent and longer bookings of African Americans into the Travis County Jail compared with other defendants. Best known to KOOP listeners as a co-host of Hip Hop Hooray, Chris Harris is also a Data Analyst and Campaigns Coordinator for Grassroots Leadership.
Listen to an archive of this program here.
On Sunday's Halloween themed Free Samples we'll feature songs about blood and candy (a match made in HELL). Get ready for some James Brown, Lianne La Havas, Jurassic 5, DJ Shadow, and more!
Alternative Radio (webstream only) features energy expert Richard Heinberg on a post-carbon society.
The Riverboat Gamblers will be stopping by The Last Round Up & we'll be playing their new track "Cheap Masks" off the "Punk Rock Halloween - Loud, Fast & Scary" compilation.