KOOP News Archive

Mon 2/2/2015 1:30 pm

Joining Reflections of Community Outreach, ROCO, are Matthew Flueckiger, President of GlobalAustin along with Kelli Kelly and Katie Jo Dixon of Hand To Hold.  GlobalAustin sponsors citizen diplomacy "one handshake at a time" by offering programs that provide home hospitality to foreign visitors.  Hand To Hold carefully matches seasoned parents of preemies with parents in need of support.  They will also explain their fund raising Austin Marathon run.  

Mon 2/2/2015 1:00 pm

The Austin Artists show features the Art of Print special featuring conversations with Artists from the Serie Project & Print Austin about their history, mission, vision, inspiration, processes, and current events and exhibits.
Tune in! Be Inspired! Only on KOOP,...  Radio for People not profit !

Sat 1/31/2015 7:00 pm

Tune into Clear Spot this Saturday at 7pm for a live set from John Schooley and Walter Daniels.
They will be performing songs from their album, Dead Mall Blues out now on 12XU Records.

Fri 1/30/2015 1:00 pm

People United presents coverage of last Saturday's reproductive-rights rally at the Texas Capitol, celebrating 42 years of the US Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision, yet aware of the continuing struggle in the Lone Star State.

Fri 1/23/2015 1:00 pm

People United features journalist Gary Younge on his book The Speech: The Story Behind Martin Luther King's Dream.

Tue 1/20/2015 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas hosts The Don Walser Pure Texas Reunion Band performing live before their Show & Dance that night at The Broken Spoke Saloon. Tuesday, 1/20, 9-11 a.m.

Fri 1/16/2015 1:00 pm

People United features poetry and reminiscences from San Antonio-based writer Natalia Treviño.

Mon 1/12/2015 7:00 pm

Young entreprenuer (founder of Austin based photography company Bold Photography) and Austin's youngest professional photographer, Aisha Seay joins Makalah on What's Your Status to talk about her amazing career on the A-Game! Later on, Are You Who You Associate With? featuring Steve Scalise...

Sat 1/10/2015 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes a real Texas music legend, Shake Russell! Shake's amazing songs have been recorded by Clint Black and Waylon Jennings, among others. Shake will perform live with us the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, January 10th

Fri 1/9/2015 4:30 pm

Sure, 2015 is only a few days old… but that’s no reason for you to have to listen to last year’s music.

This week on This Great White North, we bring you the latest from Canada’s independent music scene, including tracks so new they’ll be released later in 2015. Along the way, we’ll spin some of the latest tunes (and some of our favorites) from 2014, as well. Plus, we’ve got listener requests and a whole slew of fresh Canadian artists never before heard on the show.

So, tune in this Friday at 4:30 PM to ring in the new year with 90 minutes of new music. You’ll hear artists... Read more