On Air Highlights

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Tommy Wyatt on The Austin Villager

Fri, 2019/02/22 - 1:00pm

People United features Tommy Wyatt, publisher and editor in chief of The Austin Villager, a community newpaper with an emphasis on African Americans that is distributed across the Texas capital and its suburbs.

Little Dan

Sat, 2019/02/16 - 4:30pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Little Dan. Dan is an up-and-coming jangly power pop artist from right here in Central Texas; his career being supported by the great like-minded artist Ben Kweller. Remember the name, Little Dan, and check him out as he performs live for us the whole hour on the radio on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, February 16th.

Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black (Part 2)

Fri, 2019/02/15 - 1:00pm

People United presents the second in its two-part coverage of the panel "Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black," convened during Austin Black Pride's third annual festival, and featuring Jeremy Teal, Fum Fum Ko, Constance Upshaw, Fatima Mann, and Sam Davis.  Upshaw, Austin Black Pride's outreach director, moderated the panel.

Honeybeard

Sat, 2019/02/09 - 3:00pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Honeybeard. Honeybeard is a musical project of a couple of cool Austin talents, John Barnes and Bo Davis, whose music will be performed live the whole hour on the radio on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, February 9th.

Boots on the Air

Mon, 2019/02/11 - 1:30pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, February 11 at 1:30pm CST / GMT -6. (1330 hrs). As always, we’ll report the latest veterans’ news. Then, to celebrate World Radio Day, you’ll hear a truckload … a boatload … a planeload (depending on your branch of service) of recordings from Armed Forces Radio worldwide over many years.

Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black (Part 1)

Fri, 2019/02/08 - 1:00pm

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of the panel "Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black," convened during Austin Black Pride's third annual festival, and featuring Jeremy Teal, Fum Fum Ko, Constance Upshaw, Fatima Mann, and Sam Davis.

Red River Stomp Features Don Leady

Sun, 2019/02/10 - 9:00am

Red River Stomp features Don Leady Co-founder of the LeRoi Brothers, founder of the Tail Gators, guitarist extraordinaire. Sunday February 10th 9:00 AM CST.

Don Leady's eclectic tastes range through rock and roll, blues, cajun, conjunto, surf, swing, country and beyond.  

Mira Dickey and Ian Files

Wed, 2019/02/06 - 12:00pm

The International Folk Bazaar welcomes Mira Dickey and Ian Files, two local fiddlers who special in Scandinavian styles. Mira and Ian will be featured performers at the Austin Friends of Traditional Music's Midwinter Festival on (Saturday, 2/9). Wednesday, 12 pm.

Rebecca Leobe

Sat, 2019/02/02 - 3:00pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Rebecca Loebe. Rebecca is a great singer/songwriter from right here in Austin, Texas, as a member of the trio Nobody's Girl and as an excellent solo artist. Her new record comes out next week, and she's gonna share songs from it live the whole hour on the radio on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, February 2nd.

Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination

Fri, 2019/02/01 - 1:00pm

People United features legal scholar Tanya Katerí Hernández and historian Minkah Makalani on her book Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination, which argues that multiracial people suffer the same kinds of discrimination as other people of color in the United States and benefit from the same c

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