KOOP News Archive

Fri 7/17/2015 1:00 pm

People United speaks with writer and organizer Bill Fletcher, Jr., about race, class, age, politics, and paradigms.

Mon 7/13/2015 1:45 pm

To honor the silver jubilee anniversary of the Americans With disabilities Act, signed into law in 1990 this month, Reflections of Community Outreach, ROCO, will feature interviews with Staff and Interns from VSA Texas' "Side By Side Filmmakers Showcase".  VSA Texas is the state organization on arts and disability who featured the short films produced by their filmmaking Interns at the Marchesa Theatre.  Tune in Monday 13 July from 1:40 to 2:00 PM CST.

Mon 7/13/2015 1:00 pm

Austin Artists welcomes Kids in a New Groove's Program Coordinator, Laura Wood, to hear about the organization, its history, mission and upcoming events.  We will also have a Music Mentor talk about he positive impact of Music Education and Mentorship.  Brad Stein, President of Austin Music Foundation will follow with a conversation about his organization and their upcoming events.  Join us Monday 13 July 1:00 to 1:40 PM CST

Sun 7/12/2015 3:30 pm

On Sunday's Free Samples we'll be celebrating songs and samples from the Black Moses of soul himself, Isaac Hayes! Expect to also hear from Biggie Smalls, Portishead, and the Geto Boys.

Fri 7/10/2015 1:00 pm

People United features archivist John H. Slate on his book Lost Austin, with additional reflections from muralist Raúl Valdez and activist Mariann Wizard.

Tue 7/7/2015 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas  welcomes Academy Of Western Artists , Ameripolitan Music Award nominees Tara  & Tom Dunphy of The Rizdales from Canada in studio with their Blue Ain't the Word Tribute to the Music of Ray Price cd before tonight's  show at  Little Longhorn Saloon!  Tuesday, 7/7, 9-11 a.m.   

Mon 7/6/2015 1:30 pm

A few weeks ago, I signed on with Austin's Meals on Wheels and More as a substitute driver. It's a volunteer gig and as it turns out, Meals on Wheels need LOTS more volunteer substitute drivers. That's why we invited Meals on Wheels CEO and Vice President of Communications to share the Meals on Wheels story. I'm Michael A. Brown with KOOP's Reflections of Community Outreach, ROCO, inviting YOU to join us, too! Monday 6 July 1:40 to 2:00 PM CST

Wed 7/1/2015 2:30 pm

This week on Another Bottle Down, Wednesday 2:30-3pm, Mark Rashap will be interviewing Vilma Mazaite, wine director at LaV in Austin.  Vilma is an accomplished sommelier, having achieved the Advanced Sommelier title with the Court of Master Sommeliers, and has worked beside some of the most recognized Somms in the US.  Join us to talk about her philosophy in crafting one of Austin's best wine lists as well as all of the cool events she organizes at LaV. 

Tue 6/30/2015 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes Academy of Western Artists 2014 Pure Country Group of the Year Michael Dart & The Skyline Wranglers performing live in studio songs from their nominated cd Slippin' Around.  Tuesday, 6/30, 9-11am.

Mon 6/29/2015 10:00 pm

Remember Stonewall and celebrate Supreme Court's landmark Marriage Equality ruling with Wildeyes on Schizo Expop. Get ready to dance Monday June 29th, 10pm, koop.org.