KOOP News Archive

Sat 9/28/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Amanda Pascali. Amanda is a singer/songwriter living in Houston, born in New York, the daughter of an Eastern European refugee with Sicilian heritage who has performed in Italy, Romania and of course here in the states. She also recently returned from the Arctic Circle! Each of these places figures into her music, as does her family's rich history. Amanda will bring her unique body of work to KOOP, as you will hear when she performs live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, September 28th.

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Fri 9/27/2019 9:00 pm

Dozen Street (1808 E 12th St) | Doors at 9 PM | $5 Cover | Artwork by Sean Redmond

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Samson tape soon on SMOKING ROOM

Fri 9/27/2019 1:00 pm

People United features Heidi Sloan of Mobile Loaves & Fishes and Parc Smith of American Youthworks on their respective organizations' approaches to homelessness in Austin.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Wed 9/25/2019 12:00 pm

The International Folk Bazaar features live music and conversation with Little Mazarn in advance of their KOOP-sponsored appearance on Saturday night at Stubbs Indoors. Wednesday, 9/25 at 12 pm.

Mon 9/23/2019 1:45 pm

Attention KOOP listeners! Did you know that KOOP is a true cooperative, run primarily by volunteers and supporters? Now is your chance to take a leadership role in the KOOP radio family. We’re calling for Nominations to KOOP’s Board of Directors and Community Council. If you would like to serve the KOOP community in either of these roles, the time to do so is now. Fill out our online nomination form today!

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Mon 9/23/2019 1:00 pm

Austin Artists focuses on Abstract Collaboration with guest artists Alicia Philley and Emily Hoyt-Weber, who will share some stories, insights and information on their Art, their upcoming collabative Art exhibit.and much more! Their websites: AliciaPhilley.com and EHoytWeber.com.Monday, 9/23, 1pm.

Sat 9/21/2019 7:00 pm

Michael C. Sharp as a self-titled solo musician is a classic mix of effects driven ambient tones, analog sequences, and layers of echo drenched guitar leads. Sharp's semi-free form style of song building allows each piece to have a structural anchor with plenty of room for his technical musicianship to shine. (Holodeck Records)

In this rare performance, Sharp will be providing two sets of new music, one of which encompasses one piece. Don’t miss out on what is sure to be a gripping occasion filled with deep sonic troughs.

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Sat 9/21/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes the legendary Explosives. This historic Austin trio made a mighty power pop mark on Texas music back in the Raul's days, and they also served as Roky Erickson's band in the early eighties and in the 2000s. Their songs are tight, rocking, and, well, EXPLOSIVE, as you will hear when they perform live for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, September 21st.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with the Pauline Reese and the Coffee Sergeants can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can for two weeks after they... Read more

Fri 9/20/2019 1:00 pm

People United features environmentalist Bill McKibben on the climate fight.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Tue 9/17/2019 7:00 pm

KVRX & KOOP present Como Las Movies with The Naked Tungs, Mírame, Honey Tap. Tuesday, September 17th at Mohawk (912 Red River St). Doors at 7 PM. Como Las Movies -- https://www.comolasmovies.com; The Naked Tungs -- https://thenakedtungs.bandcamp.com; Mirame -- https://soundcloud.com/miramemusic; Honey Tap -- https://soundcloud.com/honeytap