September 23

This week Austin-based writer Ed Ward discusses his book Michael Bloomfield: The Rise And Fall Of An American Guitar Hero. Ed has written about music for the Austin American Statesman and the Austin Chronicle and was rock historian for NPR's Fresh Air for three decades. He was on one of the first writing staffs for Rolling Stone and also wrote for Crawdaddy, Creem and other publications.

People United - September 21, 2018

People United features poet Amanda Johnston on her first full-length collection, Another Way to Say Enter.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Playlist 9-20-18 The Country Swing & Rockabilly Jamboree-Sub Host Ted Branson

<p>Playlist 9-20-18 The Country Swing & Rockabilly Jamboree-Sub Host Ted Branson in for Rod Moag Thursday's 9-11am KOOP 91.7FM<p>

<p>Birthday Tribute to Hank Williams Sr born 9-17-1923 Mt Olive, Al<p>

<p>Other Birthday honorees: Merrill Moore, Marty Robbins, Jimmy Wakely, Ray Charles, Ted Daffan<p>

Poet Amanda Johnston on Another Way to Say Enter

Fri, 2018/09/21 - 1:00pm

People United features poet Amanda Johnston talking about, and performing from, her first full-length collection, Another Way to Say Enter.  A co-founder of Black Poets Speak Out, she is also the author of the chapbooks GUAP and Lock & Key.

"Singer and the Song" Double-Header

Sat, 2018/09/22 - 2:00pm

The Singer and the Song has a double-header this weekend, with a bonus episode! First up at 2pm is Austin singer/songwriter Emily Shirley, an Austin singer/songwriter with an indie pop sensibility, and then at our usual 3pm time, it's Jana Pochop and Mark Addison, two longtime talents with a great new project together.

Playlist 9-18-18 Under the X in Texas

<p>Playlist 9-18-18 Under the X in Texas-Host Ted Branson Tuesday's 9-11am KOOP 91.7FM<p>

<p>Birthday Honorees: Will Indian, RJ Smith, Christine Albert, Bill Neely, Butterball Harris, Ella Mae Morse<p>

<p>Remembering Blaze Foley after viewing the new motion picture bio pic Blaze<p>

Playlist 9-18-18 A Blues Groove

<p>Playlist 9-18-18 A Blues Groove-Host Ted Branson Tuesday's 8-9am internet only koop.org <p>

<p>Blues Birthday Honorees: Ray Charles, Louis Meyers, Silas Hogan, Billy Boy Arnold, Snooky Pryor, Fenton Robinson, Mighty Joe Young, Jesse Ed Davis, B.B. King<p>

<p>RIP Frank Stokes 9-12-1955 Memphis, TN<p>
 

Austin Classical Guitar

 Austin Classical Guitar

KOOP Radio Pyschedelic DJ Night

Mon, 2018/09/17 - 1:30pm

Join KOOP Radio on Thursday, October 4th at Rio Rita for a psychedelic party and liquid light show.

Playlist 9-16-18 Strictly Bluegrass-Host Ted Branson

<p>Playlist 9-16-18 Strictly Bluegrass-Host Ted Branson Sunday's 10am-Noon KOOP 91.7FM<p>

<p>KOOP  2018 Fall Membership Drive with Miss Pearl pitch assist<p>

<p>Three songs from the Stanley Brothers recorded at King Records 9-15-1959<p>

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