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Sat 5/11/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Austin singer/songwriter Jan Seides. Jan's love of music inspired her to take her own music all over the stylistic map, as her material includes torch songs, Biblical stories, songs in Yiddish, and so much more. She will share her unique musical gifts with us live for the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, May 11th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Pat Byrne and Terry Klein can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can for two weeks) at www.... Read more

Fri 5/10/2019 1:00 pm

People United speaks with Joyce Campbell, not just the host's mother, but also a producer of public television for half a century, concurrent with the second wave of the women's movement and other historical developments.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Tue 5/7/2019 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas hosts Grammy Award winning singer songwriter multi instrumentalist Jason Roberts together with the singing barber, Mikey DeLeon (Little Mikey and The Soda Jerks) performing original tunes before their separate residency shows.  Tuesday, 5/7, 9-11a.m. 

Sat 5/4/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes, all the way from Ireland, musician Pat Byrne. Actually, to be honest, Austin has become quite the second home for this outstanding singer/songwriter, and he Peter Blackstock's Artist of the Month recently in the Austin American Statesman. Pat writes and sings like the best of Texas artists (but with a cool Irish accent), as you will hear when he performs his music live for us the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, May 4th. (PS There might just be another great Austin artist joining us for a sweet duet, tune in to find out!)

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Fri 5/3/2019 1:00 pm

People United speaks with Stephanie Webb and Jamie DeAngelo about Decipher City, the online resource they created to focus on race, equity and land policy, both in Austin, Texas, and eventually beyond.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Sat 4/27/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Austin musician Terry Klein. Terry describes himself as a recovering lawyer, having now found his true calling as a singer and songwriter. His newest album, Tex, gathers his latest collection of outstanding songs, as you will hear when he performs them live for us the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, April 27th

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Kim Simpson and Bill Oliver can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can for two weeks) at www.... Read more

Fri 4/26/2019 1:00 pm

People United features journalist and author Ali Abunimah, a co-founder and the executive director of the online publication The Electronic Intifada, on Israeli apartheid, Palestinian solidarity, and the changing political landscape.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Videos documenting Israel's human-rights abuses in the Palestinian territories can be found on B'Tselem's... Read more

Sat 4/20/2019 7:00 pm

In partnership with Barrel O' Fun at Alamo Drafthouse Mueller, KOOP Radio is proud to present Austin Psych quartet The Harms with live art visuals by Grace Reyer. Free entry. April 20th - two sets 7-9pm. / 21+ / Alamo menu available About The Harms... This rock quartet from Austin, TX is all-female, and that’s no accident. But don’t get it twisted...that’s not their focus. They want you to forget about that. Their hybrid sound is fueled by classic Psych, Surf, and ‘60s/’70s R&B. Their other influences include Jazz, Punk, and Afrobeat, which definitely creep into the arrangements. Their... Read more

Fri 4/19/2019 1:00 pm

People United features Alan Graham of Mobile Loaves and Fishes, speaking about Community First! Village, a development founded and run by his organization that provides affordable permanent housing and a supportive community for people previously experiencing chronic homelessness in Austin.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Tue 4/16/2019 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes two thirds of The Texas Horns in studio Kaz Kazanoff, John Mills with their new album Get Here Quick before Wednesday's celebration at Antone's Nightclub 6:30pm an all-star band includes vocalist Guy Forsyth.  Tuesday, 4/16, 9-11am. 

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