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Sunday 5/28, 3:30pm

For the past few years I've had the pleasure of being on-the-air just before Beats of Burden. Vanessa and her fabulous show will be cycling off after Sunday, so I'll be doing an all LATIN themed show this week. You won't want to miss this one papi! Come raise a glass with me, and Marcos Valle (sampled in "Thank You" by Jay-Z).
 

Sunday 12/31, 11:30am

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...

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KOOP News Archive

Fri 5/26/2017 1:00 pm

People United features Nelson Linder, president of the NAACP's Austin chapter, speaking about racial inequity in Austin and, in the process, addressing the findings of the Mayor's Task Force on Institutional Racism and Systemic Inequities.

Sun 5/21/2017 3:30 pm

On Sunday's show DJ Lippy will be joined in-studio by the one and only DJ Ranztron! Ranz & I crushed the ariwaves together for years, so this'll be a Groove Food reunion.

It'll be all vinyl, lots of laughs and incredible music from deep in the stacks. Tune in!

Fri 5/19/2017 1:00 pm

People United features journalist Mya Guarnieri Jaradat on her book The Unchosen: The Lives of Israel's New Others, an examination of non-Jews looking for work and asylum in the Jewish state.

Tue 5/16/2017 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas hosts singer songwriter, producer, musician, Ameripolitan Music DJ nominee Justin Trevino in studio live with his new cd A Tribute to Ray Price and The Cherokee Cowboys on Heart of Texas Records before his performances this weekend at The Western Club's Annual Shuffle Fest in Navasota.  Tuesday, 5/16, 9-11a.m.

Sun 5/14/2017 3:30 pm

Sunday's show is for all you Mothers! It'll be a late brunch of all mom themed songs and samples. Treat your momma right!

Fri 5/12/2017 1:00 pm

People United speaks with Joyce Campbell, not just the host's mother, but also a producer of public television for half a century, concurrent with the second wave of the women's movement and other historical developments.

Sun 5/7/2017 3:30 pm

On Sunday's show we'll dig on Indeep's classic 80s track "Last Night a DJ Saved my Life"! It spawned dozens of tracks with samples, and a ton of covers.

Also, this is the ACTUAL 12" single which featured bonus cuts of a phone ringing and a toilet flushing. Oh 80s, you so crazy.

Fri 5/5/2017 3:30 pm

Tune in to hear David Yow of the Jesus Lizard & Scratch Acid play his track of the month.

Fri 5/5/2017 3:30 pm

Ian MacKaye of Minor Threat & Fugazi wil be calling in this Friday to The Last Round Up.

Fri 5/5/2017 1:00 pm

People United features Elvia Arriola of Women on the Border, Mexican American & Latino/a Studies faculty Karma Chávez and C. J. Alvarez of the University of Texas at Austin, and lesbian Guatemalan refugee Sulma Franco (with interpreter Elaine Cohen) on borders, sanctuary and immigration politics.

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