KOOP News Archive

Fri 2/13/2015 11:00 am

Pearl will having guests Teri Joyce, Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay in the store February 13th to talk about the upcoming Dead Sweethearts Ball. We will have a couple of “live” tunes and also be playing some of our favorite dead sweethearts songs. Lovin’, Killin’ and Consequences!

Thu 2/12/2015 9:00 am

Thursday, February 12, 9-11 am, special valentine edition of Country, Swing and Rockabilly Jamboree with lots of positive lovesongs with host Rod Moag.

Wed 2/11/2015 11:00 am

Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 11am-Noon Rancho Del Ray  welcomes guest Rodney “Pie Man” Henry of Dangerously Delicious Pies who will talk about pies and the musical Sunday evenings he’s hosting at C-Boys Heart-n-Soul.


Mon 2/9/2015 1:30 pm

Tune in to Reflections of Community Outreach, ROCO, as it kicks off KOOP's Celebration Event for World Radio Day, with special programming to follow all week culminating with Youth Spin.  Members of the Austin Amateur Radio Club will be joining ROCO for a discussion of radio's history, future and this years focus, youth in radio.  Monday 9 February, 1:30 - 2:00 PM CST

Mon 2/9/2015 1:00 pm

1:00PM The Austin Artists show.  Host 'Art Smith' will have a conversation with Joe Averagi (aka Average Joe) about his above-average talent and capacity for multiple Art forms and simultaneous projects like Sculpture, Painting, Design, Film, Performance Art and Music. We'll try to scratch the surface in this half hour. 

Fri 2/6/2015 2:00 pm

Listen to the podcast of this show here!

Thorne Dreyer's guest on Rag Radio Friday, Feb. 6, 2-3 p.m., is author and activist Jonah Raskin. Raskin, a California-based media scholar, was Minister of Information for the Youth International Party (Yippies) and has written biographies of Allen Ginsberg, Abbie Hoffman, and Jack London. His latest book is A Terrible Beauty: The Wilderness of American Literature... Read more

Tue 2/3/2015 2:00 pm

What's Your Status?, hosted by DJ Makalah, will be moving to Tuesday afternoons at 2 p.m., effective Feb. 3. The show will now be available on the FM schedule, moving from its previous spot on Monday nights during our internet-only programming block. Each week, Makalah presents three segments: 

  • The A-Game/Just A Thought" –  The A-Game focuses on social issues and features leaders, advocates, and entrepreneurs of all ages who impact their communities. Just A Thought is a segment where Makalah gives a commentary about various... Read more
Mon 2/2/2015 10:00 pm

Join us on koop.org for our final Fun Fest interview. Zorch tells us about food substitutions and RPG video games, Monday February 2nd at 10:00 pm.

Mon 2/2/2015 7:00 pm

Look for a few changes to our program schedule starting this week. On Monday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m., we will debut a new internet-only show called Guitar Picks. Hosted by Sonic George, the show will be play artists known for their guitar playing - all styles, all time periods. Listeners can also look forward to some obscure gems by players never heard on the radio.

What's Your Status?, which was previously in this time slot, will move to Tuesday afternoons at 2pm on the FM schedule.

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.