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KOOP News Archive

Fri 11/23/2018 1:00 pm

People United features Evan Smith of The Texas Tribune on the news media, politics, and the public interest.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Wed 11/21/2018 6:00 pm

Wednesday, November 21st at 6pm/c, Writing on the Air welcomes Singer-songwriter Jaimee Harris who will discuss & sing a few numbers from her new album, RED RESCUE. 

Sat 11/17/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Austin's own David Fore. David has spent decades as drummer for two iconic Texas bands, The Eggmen and Bubble Puppy, but he's also a fine songwriter of sharp and frequently funny rock and roll songs. He is celebrating his first ever solo project, as you will hear when he performs live on the radio with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, November 17th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Yes 'n' Deed (Dana McBride, Jack McCabe) and Eline Chavez can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two... Read more

Sat 11/17/2018 2:00 pm

For the first time in its dubious history, the Darkside Daddy show will feature genuine, bonafide live music, courtesy of Austin’s own Sheverb! This all-lady psychedelic desert rock trio specializes in creating Spaghetti Western Surf soundscapes guaranteed to put a serious spring in yer get-along. Plus, the gals promise a special announcement, so tune in this Saturday at 2 PM.

Fri 11/16/2018 1:00 pm

After modest Democratic gains in the 2018 elections for Texas House and Senate, People United features Ash Hall on citizen participation in the 2019 state legislative process.  Ash Hall is the Texas Civil Rights Project's content manager, who has also served as the Travis County Democratic Party Chair of Precinct 242 in Central Austin.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Mon 11/12/2018 1:30 pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, November 12 at 1:30pm CDT / GMT -6. (1330 hrs). As always, we’ll report the latest veterans’ news. Then we will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that ended World War 1. Guests include UT history professor Jeremi Suri, plus Terri Mirka and Bob Ward from the Travis County Historical Commission.

If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join US Army veterans Michael A. Brown and Perry Jefferies, along with KOOP’s Bob Dailey for veterans’ news and good conversations with people and organizations... Read more

Mon 11/12/2018 1:00 pm

Austin Artists will feature a special on Veterans and the Arts on Monday, Nov 12 at 1pm

VETERANS 

THE ARTS

special 
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Austin Artists
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Sat 11/10/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes musical duo Yes 'n' Deed. Austin folk musicians Jack McCabe and Dana McBride come together as Yes 'n' Deed for their own special sound, as you will hear when they perform live with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, November 10th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Eline Chavez and Daisy O'Connor can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop 
Check ‘em out!
 

Fri 11/9/2018 1:00 pm

People United talks about the 2018 election results with analysts Rahul Mahajan, Fred McGhee and Justin Miller.

Wed 11/7/2018 6:00 pm

On Wednesday, November 7th, author Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah joins Writing on the Air to discuss his new book, FRIDAY BLACK.

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