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KOOP News Archive

Fri 1/5/2018 1:00 pm

People United features the first in a two-part episode with Fred L. McGhee on his book The Black Crop: Slavery and Slave Trading in Nineteenth Century Texas.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Fri 1/5/2018 12:15 am

See all eleven promo videos for the Spring Membership Drive right here!


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Thu 1/4/2018 11:00 am

We've been nominated for an Armadillo Award but we need your vote to win! We've been nominated for Community Champion and Soul of Austin. Vote for us here. This is such an honor to be nominated but when we win (with your votes of course) we'll be immortalized as an Armadillo Award Recipient. The Armadillo Awards celebrate the unique culture of local business in Austin. We invite you to... Read more

Thu 1/4/2018 1:00 am

KOOP's new season begins on June 1, so be sure to check the schedule for any timeslot switches and some exciting new additions to the weekly lineup:

Red River Stomp: A borderless, blues-based romp across the byways of American music.  w/ Dave Barber (Sundays, 9am to 10am)

Instrumentality: History of musical instruments and key musical contributions of their respective artists.  w/ Eric Hungate (Monday, 7pm to 8pm; Internet only)

Civil Rights and Wrongs: The state of your civil liberties in the Lone Star State.  w/ Bob... Read more

Wed 1/3/2018 2:30 pm

On Friday May 11 from 2:30 - 5:00PM the We Are Blood Bloodmobile will be in the KOOP parking lot.  We're looking for a few brave listeners to become heroes by donating blood.  For more information email: [email protected]

Wed 1/3/2018 12:00 pm

A Spring Open House for KOOP Members is happening on Saturday April 7 from Noon to 4 PM at the KOOP studio (3825 Airport Blvd)! Come and pick up your t-shirt, enjoy some snacks, and meet fellow KOOPers and DJs!

Tue 1/2/2018 2:45 pm

Don't miss your chance to buy this limited edition KOOP T-shirt courtesy of Fine Southern Gentlemen! Show your support for Austin's favorite community station by ordering shirts for you and your friends today!

Mon 1/1/2018 8:45 pm

KOOP Radio is happy to announce the new Spring 2018 t-shirt design! It will be available in men's sizes small to x-tra large in midnight blue with silver print.

Mon 1/1/2018 11:00 am

General Manager

Organization: Texas Educational Community Broadcasting Corporation, DBA KOOP Radio 91.7
Posted by Katie Vitale - May 07, 2018
Posted in Nonprofit Job
Address: 3823 Airport Blvd Ste B, Austin, TX, 78722
Start Date: Aug 01, 2018
Application Due Date: Jun 29, 2018
Position Details:

KOOP Radio is the only cooperatively-structured, nonprofit radio station in the country. We're seeking a new General Manager (GM), like... Read more

Sun 12/31/2017 11:30 am

As part of the Community Council's efforts to promote Cultural Sensitivity and Diversity on behalf of KOOP Radio throughout the KOOP community, the following 2017 Annual Monthly Celebration Calendar events is as follows. The list below includes the name of the liaison responsible for organizing KOOP's participation in each event. You can contact them for more information using the Community Council ... Read more