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KOOP News Archive

Thu 6/7/2018 12:00 pm

Austin music, Austin acts. No brag, just fact. Join Rockin' Rob for an hour of the real thing, this Thursday at high noon.

Wed 6/6/2018 12:00 pm

The International Folk Bazaar welcomes accordionists Shirley Johnson (pictured) and Jan Flemming, who will be part of the "Not Just Oom-Pah" workshops and concert happening at Texas Folklife over the weekend of June 16-17. Wednesday, June 6 at 12 pm.

Tue 6/5/2018 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes local singer songwriter guitarist Tish Hinojosa for an in studio performance including songs from her new album West before the release party at One World Theater Friday.  Tuesday,  6/5,  9-11am. 

Sat 6/2/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Colin Gilmore. Colin is an outstanding singer/songwriter from right here in Austin, something that runs in the family, as you will hear when he performs live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, June 2nd.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Dan & Christy Foster and Patricia Vonne can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop  Check 'em out!

Fri 6/1/2018 1:00 pm

People United features Anna Nguyen of PFLAG Austin on the welcoming as well as the coming out of people that self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or otherwise queer.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Sat 5/26/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Dan and Christy Foster. Dan and Christy are playing a big part in keeping traditional music alive right here in Austin, Texas, and they are both historians and fine practitioners of our musical roots, as you will hear when they perform live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, May 26th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Patricia Vonne and Webb Wilder can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/... Read more

Fri 5/25/2018 1:00 pm

People United presents the second in its two-part coverage of a panel on solutions to the gentrification crisis in Austin, this time featuring questions from the audience.  Moderated by Austin American-Statesman columnist Alberta Phillips, the panel also includes developer Ed Wendler as well as community activists Nelson Linder, Jane Rivera, Fred McGhee, Susana Amanza, and Carmen Llanes Pulido.  The panelists, all critics of CodeNEXT, instead propose a six-point People's Plan to stop the displacement of residents in the city, conserve... Read more

Sat 5/19/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes the lovely and talented Patricia Vonne. Patricia draws musical influences from Mexico, her native San Antonio, and her Austin home. It all comes together as an energetic, castanet-driven musical experience like no other, as you will hear as she and her band perform live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, May 19th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Webb Wilder and Jeff Plankenhorn can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at... Read more

Fri 5/18/2018 1:00 pm

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of a panel on solutions to the gentrification crisis in Austin.  Moderated by Austin American-Statesman columnist Alberta Phillips, the panel also features community activists Carmen Llanes Pulido, Susana Almanza, Fred McGhee, Jane Rivera, and Nelson Linder as well as developer Ed Wendler.  The panelists, all critics of CodeNEXT, instead propose a six-point People's Plan to stop the displacement of residents in the city, conserve the environment, and make low-income housing... Read more

Sat 5/12/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes electrifying artist and Last of the Full Grown Men Webb Wilder. There ain't nobody like longtime recording artist Webb Wilder. Sometimes serious, sometimes zany, always rockin', always great. Webb is making a rare Austin appearance this Saturday, and I am honored to have him on the radio as he plays live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, May 12th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Jeff Plankenhorn and Peter More can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at ... Read more

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