KOOP News

ICES panel, People United 10/24/14
Friday 10/24, 1:00pm

People United presents coverage of last Wednesday’s public forum at the Mexican American Cultural Center about the controversial participation of the Travis County Sheriff’s Office in the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Secure Communities program.

The event was moderated by Kristian Callabero... read more

The Crusades of Cesar Chavez by Miriam Pawel
Friday 10/24, 2:00pm

Our guests are Cesar Chavez biographer Miriam Pawel and poet/critic Gregg Barrios. Pawel will be featured at the 2014 Texas Book Festival in Austin, where she will appear in conversation moderated by Barrios.* On Rag Radio, we will discuss Pawel's latest book, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez, the first biography of the founder of... read more

Copy Cat
Friday 10/24, 3:30pm

David Yow lead vocalist of the Jesus Lizard & Scratch Acid will be calling into The Last Round Up to talk about his new coffee table book "Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats" featuring cat portraits with each one based on a pun. Friday 10/24 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Jenn Grant
Friday 10/24, 4:30pm

The first round of artists playing SXSW 2015 has been announced and, of course, a good number of Canadians are already among those set to descend upon Austin in March.

This Great White North brings you music from these artists—like Jenn Grant, pictured—as well as a mix of tracks by artists you love, and a few we’ve never played before. Join... read more

Danny fast fingers
Saturday 10/25, 3:00pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes rocking Austin singer/songwriter, Danny Fast Fingers, who will perform his fine original songs the entire hour. Tune in to KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, October 25th

Saturday 10/25, 7:00pm

This Saturday Clear Spot will be hosting Kansas City's Folkcide live in the studio from 7-8pm.