People United features community organizers Priscilla Hale, Alejandro Caceres and Paula X. Rojas on the multiple forms of inequity faced by people of color in Austin, including residents that are queer, immigrants, mothers, disabled, and particularly threatened by gentrification.
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Under the X in Texas hosts a live in studio performance by Rio Jordan with Texas Folklife executive director Charlie Lockwood before their Big Squeeze finals and concert Saturday April 22nd at Bullock Texas State History Museum. Tuesday, 4/11, 9-11a.m.
KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, April 10 at 1:30pm (1330 hrs). The theme this month is Vietnam-era vets and the programs for them … what’s flopping, what’s working, what’s yet to be done. Our three guests fought in Vietnam, built successful careers afterwards, and remain active in various veterans assistance and support initiatives.
If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join former Army 1st Sgt Perry Jefferies, former Army SP4 Michael A. Brown, and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti for veterans news and good conversations with... Read more
Join Dot Matrix this Saurday for a Sister Sledge inspired hour of music in honor of the late Joni Sledge, who passed away at the young age of 60 last month. We'll start the hour off with a set of Dot's favorite Sister Sledge tracks, and then round out the edition with a playlist inspired by the sisters, their funky edge, and their impeccable harmonies.
We are now into the 4th month of "David Yow's Track Of The Month". What will he pick this month when he phones in? Scratch Acid, the Jesus Lizard, possibly something from his solo career? Tune into the The Last Round Up at 3:30 to find out.
People United features activists Elizabeth Juaréz, Peggy Morton, Lisa Rogers and David Topping, reflecting on their contributions to the struggle for social justice and what keeps each of them engaged.
Under the X in Texas welcomes Tamara Saviano author of Without Getting Killed or Caught: The Life and Music of Guy Clark before Texas Heritage Songwriters Assoc Homecoming Celebration Friday at The Paramount, and then Al Dressen and His Super Swing Revue before this weekend's 25th Annual Texas Western Swing Hall of Fame Swing on the Square Festival in San Marcos. Tuesday, 4/4, 9-11 a.m.
Suzanna Choffel joins AUSTIN ARTISTS for a very special live, in~studio music performance. Joe Stallone from "Grounded in MUSIC" will also be featured a guest. We will hear about the organization, its history, mission, and upcoming events and more! (and more Music!) Tune in to AUSTIN ARTISTS on KOOP ( ( ○ ) ) SOLAR ~ POWERED RADIO for the PEOPLE!
Last week Kendrick Lamar broke the internet when he unexpectedly dropped a new cut,"The Heart Pt. IV". On Sunday's show we'll play the song, hit up the samples, and check out some early versions of "The Heart" from Kendrick's back catalog!
People United presents coverage of the 16th annual Cesar E. Chavez "¡Sí, Se Puede!" march, honoring the legacy of the late labor and civil-rights leader, who would have turned 90 on March 31, 2017.