KOOP News Archive

Sat 8/15/2015 9:45 pm

KOOP is going solar! Big thanks to our donors Everest Solar Systems, Freedom Solar Power, ImagineSolar, CEDGreenTech, Native, SolarWorld, John Hoffner and KOOP volunteers for making it possible. KOOP will have a 6 kW system on the roof powering your favorite radio programs. 

Planning Things Out

Planning things out


Solar team Hard at work

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Thu 8/13/2015 9:00 am

New Brunswick Fiddling featured on the Country, Swing, and Rockabilly Jamboree Thursday, Aug. 13, 9-11 am. Ivan Hicks, Ned Landry and others chosen by host Rod Moag who fiddled in a canoe in N.B. in June.

Mon 8/10/2015 3:00 pm

Join Rock N Roll George as he speaks to the legendary Sylvain Sylvain of the New York Dolls on The Radio Still Screams. We'll have a wide ranging discussion on his past, present and future and hear from a wide array of his projects, including The New York Dolls and his solo material. Sylvain Sylvain and The Sylvains will be appering at Hotel Vegas on Friday August 14th.

Mon 8/10/2015 1:30 pm

Join Reflections Of Community Outreach, ROCO, Host, Michael A. Brown, for his interview of Martin and Dan Rather as they announce their new initiative, the Rather Prize.  Open to teachers, students and those who recently attended a Texas educational institution within the last three years, the Rather Prize offers a ten thousand dollars ($10,000) award to the best idea to improve Texas education.  Monday 10 August 1:30 to 2:00 PM CST

Mon 8/10/2015 1:00 pm

On Monday's Austin Artists Show join us for: 

1:00-1:15 pm a conversation with Artist, Kevin McNamee-Tweed about Books, his Book Art project and the peripheral documentation published by Farewell Books, Raw Paw Press, and Molasses Books.  

1:15-1:30 pm join us for an Art of Scriptwriting special featuring a conversation with folks from ScriptWorks, a 501(c) (3) organization, its history, mission and upcoming events.
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Mon 8/10/2015 12:00 pm

Off the Beatle Path celebrates 50 years of Help! That's right, it's been half a century since The Beatles released their extraordinary Help! album, preceded by the release of their movie of the same name. Tune in to celebrate the songs of Help! performed by a variety of artists. That's on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 12-1pm, Monday, August 10th

Sun 8/9/2015 3:30 pm

With this forecast DJ Lippy really had no choice but do a Free Samples dedicated to SUNSHINE! Expect sunny songs and samples from the likes of Talib Kweli, Marlena Shaw, the Commodores, Gang Starr and more!  Tune in Sunday at 3:30pm.

Sat 8/8/2015 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes lovely Austin singer/songwriter Barbara Nesbitt! If you've enjoyed her music as one of the Whiskey Sisters, you'll love her great solo work. Hear her performing live on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, August 8th


Fri 8/7/2015 3:30 pm

This Friday, The Last Round Up will air an interview with Jake Burns of Stiff Little Fingers. Friday 8/7,  3:30 p.m.

Fri 8/7/2015 1:00 pm

People United features political analyst, urban theorist and historian Mike Davis on the differences as well as the similarities in economic, demographical and political conditions between Texas and California.