KOOP News

Friday 11/16, 1:00pm

After modest Democratic gains in the 2018 elections for Texas House and Senate, People United features Ash Hall on citizen participation in the 2019 state legislative process.  Ash Hall is the Texas Civil Rights Project's content manager, who has also served as the Travis County Democratic Party Chair of Precinct 242 in Central Austin.

Saturday 11/17, 3:00pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes Austin's own David Fore. David has spent decades as drummer for two iconic Texas bands, The Eggmen and Bubble Puppy, but he's also a fine songwriter of sharp and frequently funny rock and roll songs. He is celebrating his first ever solo project, as you will hear when he performs live on the radio with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm...

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Friday 11/23, 3:00pm

On Friday Nov 23 from 3:30 to 4:30 pm the Colton Turner Band will perform before a live studio audience on The Last Round Up. Seating is currently available but limited - reserve your seat now via email! (...

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Thursday 12/6, 7:00pm

Our monthly DJ night returns December 6th with a Freeform Festivus featuring Jay Robillard (The Lounge Show), DJ Sue (Fuzz Club), DJ Jam Up & Jelly Tight (Texas Music Office), and Bryan Carroll (The Clear Spot)

FREE
7 PM to Midnight
Rio Rita - 1203 Chicon St
A portion of all bar...

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KOOP News Archive

Mon 11/12/2018 1:30 pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, November 12 at 1:30pm CDT / GMT -6. (1330 hrs). As always, we’ll report the latest veterans’ news. Then we will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that ended World War 1. Guests include UT history professor Jeremi Suri, plus Terri Mirka and Bob Ward from the Travis County Historical Commission.

If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join US Army veterans Michael A. Brown and Perry Jefferies, along with KOOP’s Bob Dailey for veterans’ news and good conversations with people and organizations... Read more

Mon 11/12/2018 1:00 pm

Austin Artists will feature a special on Veterans and the Arts on Monday, Nov 12 at 1pm

VETERANS 

THE ARTS

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Austin Artists
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Sat 11/10/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes musical duo Yes 'n' Deed. Austin folk musicians Jack McCabe and Dana McBride come together as Yes 'n' Deed for their own special sound, as you will hear when they perform live with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, November 10th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Eline Chavez and Daisy O'Connor can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop 
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Fri 11/9/2018 1:00 pm

People United talks about the 2018 election results with analysts Rahul Mahajan, Fred McGhee and Justin Miller.

Wed 11/7/2018 6:00 pm

On Wednesday, November 7th, author Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah joins Writing on the Air to discuss his new book, FRIDAY BLACK.

Sat 11/3/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes a cool new musical act, Onism EV. This alt rock outfit is a project of musician Eline Chavez, who will share her interesting musical stylings with us live the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, November 3rd.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Daisy O'Connor and Brittany Shane can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop 
Check ‘em out!
 

Fri 11/2/2018 1:00 pm

People United talks with geographer Eliot Tretter about his research on Austin, his intellectual trajectory, and his activism.

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Wed 10/31/2018 6:00 pm

Writing on the Air features author Ben Fountain, who will talk with host Martha Louise Hunter about his acclaimed book, Beautiful Country Burn Again. Wed, October 31st at 6pm.

Sat 10/27/2018 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes another great Austin artist, Daisy O'Connor. Daisy is a delightful and gifted singer and songwriter, as you will hear as she performs live for us on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, October 27th.

Oh, and by the way, the past two outstanding shows with Brittany Shane and Craig Marshall can still be accessed (as all KOOP shows can, for two weeks) at www.radiofreeamerica.com/schedule/koop 
Check ‘em out!
 

Fri 10/26/2018 1:00 pm

People United talks with Ally Dean, Mary Knothe and Mckenzie Blaser of Students for Sustainability, a St. Edward's University campus group that is hosting a rally at the Texas State Capitol on Sunday, October 28, 2018, from 1 pm until 3 pm in support of the young plaintiffs suing the federal government in Juliana v. United States for violating their civil rights by contributing to climate change.  The Austin rally is one of many being held across the country.

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