Thorne Dreyer's guest on Rag Radio Friday, 2-3 p.m., is Jim Hightower, progressive populist writer and radio commentator, publisher of the Hightower Lowdown, and author of Swim Against the Current: Even a Dead Fish Can Go With the Flow. Listen to our earlier Rag Radio interviews with Jim Hightower here.
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People United features Raquel Valle-Sentíes performing her collection of poems about Laredo, The Ones Santa Anna Sold.
Country, Swing, and Rockabilly Jamboree, 9-11 am Thursday March 5, doubleheader: honoring International Womens Day (March 8) and Texas Independence Day (March 2), host Rod Moag with sidekick Ted Branson.
What's Your Status features singer/songwriter Deqn Sue. She's talking about her debut album Zeitgeist and much more at 2:00p.m.!
Under the X in Texas 9-11am welcomes Fable Records Michael Mordecai from Beto and the Fairlanes for Sunday's show at Threadgill's World Headquarters! KOOP Radio's Spring Membership Drive NOW! CALL 512-472-5667 to DONATE also Online at koop.org 8 a.m. A Blues Groove then 9 a.m. Bob Wills Birthday Special with new Asleep at the Wheel cd Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys Still The King! Tuesday March 3rd! KOOP 91.7 FM
Join Wildeyes deep in the covers at koop.org for a special membership drive episode of Schizo Expop. "Deep in the covers?!! No thanks, that sounds creepy." We were talking about playing our favorite cover songs in a special Playing Other People's Songs Flavor Blast episode of Schizo Expop Monday at 10pm central on koop.org. What were you talking about?
The Singer and the Song welcomes one of Austin's most interesting singer/songwriters, the enigmatic Ethan Azarian! Ethan is a visual artist, too, and his music is as rich and colorful as his paintings. He'll perform live with us the whole hour on KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, February 28th
People United talks about the 2015 WE Con Austin, the second annual Women's Empowerment Conference being held March 7th and 8th on the Eastview campus of Austin Community College, with three of its youth participants, Smrithi Mahadevan, Kavya Ramamoorthy and Priya Ramamoorthy, as well as with Carrie Tilton-Jones of the Women's Community Center of Central Texas, which organized the conference.
Black History Month observed on the Country, Swing, and Rockabilly Jamboree Thursday, February 28, 9-11 am. African-American artists singing country and country artists doing blues and R & B songs.
George Harrison would have turned 72 this week, so Off the Beatle Path will remember his music with our special guest, Ky Hote, who will be hosting a Harrison Tribute concert this week in Elgin. Tune in to KOOP, 91.7 FM and koop.org, 12-1pm, Monday, February 23rd