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Sat 12/8/2018 2:00 pm

The Singer and the Song has a double header this weekend! First up, it's a bonus episode at 2pm with Savannah Red, the musical project of Anslee Connell, who takes a sweet and soulful exploration of jazz. Then at 3pm (our usual time), it's a rocking experience with longtime Austin blues practitioners Kathy and the Kilowatts. Both of these acts will be performing an hour each live on the radio on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 2-4pm, Saturday, December 8th. 

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Billy Eli Band and Shawnee Kilgore & Kate Howard can still be accessed... Read more

Fri 12/7/2018 1:00 pm

People United features journalist Mya Guarnieri Jaradat on her book The Unchosen: The Lives of Israel's New Others, which focuses on migrant workers and refugees that are neither Palestinian nor Jewish and examines their rights and legal status in the Jewish state.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Thu 12/6/2018 7:00 pm

Our monthly DJ night returns December 6th with a Freeform Festivus featuring Jay Robillard (The Lounge Show), DJ Sue (Fuzz Club), DJ Jam Up & Jelly Tight (Texas Music Office), and Bryan Carroll (The Clear Spot)

FREE
7 PM to Midnight
Rio Rita - 1203 Chicon St
A portion of all bar sales benefit your community radio station, KOOP 91.7 FM
Artwork by Grace Reyer
 

Tue 12/4/2018 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas hosts a live in studio performance with The Golden Roses showcasing original songs from their upcoming new album Terlingua Graveyard plus the single now out Bad Habit. Tuesday, 12/4, 9-11am.

Sat 12/1/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes the Billy Eli Band. Billy is a great songwriter and a real Texas rocker, as you will hear when he and his full rocking band perform on the radio with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, December 1st. 

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Shawnee Kilgore & Kate Howard and David Fore can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop. Check ‘em out!

Fri 11/30/2018 1:00 pm

People United talks about issues related to the 15th annual Women and Fair Trade Festival, this time being held at Ironwood Hall in downtown Austin on Saturday, December 1, and Sunday, December 2, 2018.  Joining the conversation are Leona Calvo, the executive director of Austin Tan Cerca de la Frontera, which sponsors the annual festival; Robert Cash, the director of the Austin Fair Trade Coalition; singer-songwriter Leti Garza, who is scheduled to perform at Ironwood Hall Sunday afternoon at 4:15; and Cristina Gonzalez,... Read more

Wed 11/28/2018 6:00 pm

Wednesday, Nov 28th at 6pm/c, Writing on the Air welcomes singer-songwriter /artists Jon Dee Graham, Jesse Sublett & Larry Seaman. Their joint “Bears, Birds and Bones” art exhibit happens at Yard Dog Art Galkery on Dec. 1.
 

Sat 11/24/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes two great Austin artists, Shawnee Kilgore and Kate Howard. Each of these singer/songwriters has a unique sound all her own, and they're great friends, so it's gonna be a fun time as they both perform on the radio with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, November 24th. 

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

Fri 11/23/2018 3:00 pm

On Friday Nov 23 from 3:30 to 4:30 pm the Colton Turner Band will perform before a live studio audience on The Last Round Up. Seating is currently available but limited - reserve your seat now via email! ([email protected])

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.

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