KOOP News Archive

Mon 3/16/2015 10:00 pm

Hey did you know that there is a little music and media fest called South By Southwest? Join Schizo Expop Monday at 10pm central at koop.org and we'll tell you about it.

Mon 3/16/2015 7:00 pm

Guitar Picks salutes Women's History Month with an entire hour of women guitarists you need to hear. Included will be Mary Osborne, Orianthi, Kaki King, Elizabeth Cotten and many more. Hear them all on Guitar Picks, Monday March 16, 7-8 PM, only on KOOP.org

Mon 3/16/2015 1:30 pm

Tune into KOOP's Austin Artists show for a Nowruz Persian Spring Equinox festival special. We will hear about Nowruz and the Ravaan Persian dance company  And then we will hear from Kamran Hooshmand. He will tell us about the history of the Instrument called the 'Barbat' and the 'Oud' and play a beautiful traditional song for you.  He will be Playing ... Read more

Sat 3/14/2015 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes one of Austin's finest vocalists, the beautiful Mirka Novak! Jazz, soul, funk, blues, it's all in there with this artist originally from Czech Republic. She'll perform live with us the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org3-4pm, Saturday, March 14th

Fri 3/13/2015 1:00 pm

People United features historian and activist Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on her book Blood on the Border: A Memoir of the Contra War, a look back at the time she spent in Nicaragua during the 1980s when Washington was attempting to militarily and economically destabilize the country.

Tue 3/10/2015 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes Austin American Statesman columnist John Kelso with his new book Confessions of a Professional Smartass plus Freda and The Firedogs band member Bobby Earl Smith.  Surprise guests, Best Little Cowboy Gathering in Texas ticket giveaways on KOOP's Spring Membership Drive.  Tuesday, 3/10, 9-11 a.m.

Mon 3/9/2015 10:00 pm

Grab your chalice and your blade because we are dismantling this house with music! Join us as Schizo Expop celebrates International Women's Day a day late, Monday March 9th at 10pm central on koop.org. What can we say, we're procrastinators.

Mon 3/9/2015 1:30 pm

On Reflections of Community Outreach, we will hear from some Musician advocacy organizations about their history and mission, as well as the programs available to help support Musicians in the Austin area.
Tune In.  Be Informed!

Mon 3/9/2015 1:00 pm

Host 'Art Smith' invited all the organizations from the recent 'Feel the Love' event in for a conversation. On Monday's Austin Artists show, we will hear about the programs and resources available to You! the Austin Musician so you can continue to help keep Austin the Live Music Capital of the World.

Tune In.  Be Inspired!

Mon 3/9/2015 10:00 am

You like great radio, right? Tune in tomorrow to KOOP Radio's What's New Radio Show at 10am, and support the station's Spring 2015 Membership Drive! For tomorrow's show, it's a bit of a SXSW preview! We'... Read more