KOOP News Archive

Sat 4/18/2015 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Austin's own singer/songwriter, Mandy Mercier, performing live the whole hour. Mandy's story is as interesting and beautiful as her music, and we'll hear much of both on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, April 18th

Fri 4/17/2015 3:30 pm

Joe Angio, Director of the music documentary "Revenge Of The Mekons" will be calling in to The Last Round Up on Friday to talk about his film and the band that has been around for 37 years.  Starting off in the 70's English Punk scene, then incorporating, folk, country, cow-punk and alt-country but forever keeping their Punk-ethos.

Fri 4/17/2015 1:00 pm

People United speaks with environmentalists Susana Almanza, Jere Locke and Kaiba White about their opposition to a proposed gas plant in East Austin.

Wed 4/15/2015 2:00 pm

 Don't miss Austin Monitor News on Wednesday at 2PM as they interview Mayor Steve Adler on his first 100 days in office!

Tue 4/14/2015 6:00 pm

Tune in this week for "OutCast" 6:00pm on Tuesday for our interview with former Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank about his new book "Frank - A life in politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage"
Find out what Barney has to say about:

  • Closeted Anti-Gay Republicans.
  • Newt Gingrich.
  • Tom Delay.
  • Mark Foley.
  • Larry Craig.
  • Why RFRA's are failing and why the LGBT community is winning.
  • Why Gay Rights Marches in Washington are fun but useless.
Tue 4/14/2015 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas is honored to have singer songwriter Dale Watson in studio, guitar in hand performing new songs before his cd release of Call Me Insane with George Jones Tribute Jonesin' For Jones.  Tuesday, 4-14, 9-11 a.m.

Mon 4/13/2015 1:30 pm

1:30 pm tune into Reflections of Community Outreach for our conversation with Asa Hursch, executive Director of the non profit Organization: Art Alliance Austin -
www.artallianceaustin.org/ ... we will hear about their history, mission and the upcoming event 'Art City Austin' and hear from some of their featured Artists.

Mon 4/13/2015 1:00 pm

Tune into KOOP's own 'Austin Artists show' with Host Art Smith for a conversation with Isai and Olivia from A'lante Flamenco
We will hear about the Art of Flamenco, and their upcoming production 'Displazados' at the OFF Center.
Tune in.
Be Inspired!

Sat 4/11/2015 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes a lovely singer/songwriter from Utah, Gigi Love, performing live the whole hour. Gigi's originally from Texas, and she's making a rare swing through our town. By the way, she'll be playing on KOOP radio on her birthday! Hear Gigi and her sweet music on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, April 11th

Wed 4/8/2015 11:00 am

Wednesday, April 8 at 11am to Noon, Rancho Del Ray welcomes guest Jean Spivey, director of the Old Settlers Music Festival, who will talk about the 28th annual Festival line-up of performers.

The festival runs April 16-19 at Salt Lick BBQ Pavilion and campgrounds.