Latest News

  • News

    Hooray for Hip Hop Hooray and KOOP

    In 2006, hip hop music already was a global phenomenon but was under-represented on Austin radio stations. That was the chief reason KOOP programmer Leah Manners proposed Hip Hop Hooray: “There was one local hip hop show and it was a public affairs show with more interviews than music. But the city needed hip hop […]

  • News

    KOOP Celebrates Earth Day

    Each year KOOP turns to our volunteers and members to decide on which historic or culturally relevant events to name as Celebration Events. Earth Day has been one of these events for seven years. This year the theme of World Earth Day is Restore Our Earth. This involves three days of Climate Action, April 20-22.  […]

  • News

    Q&A: Daydreaming with Sasha and the Valentines

    Austin-based band Sasha and the Valentines has been busy lately: making limited edition cassette tapes, playing virtual shows for SXSW and their label’s one-year anniversary alike, and preparing for the release of their debut album So You Think You Found Love? on April 16th. Comprised of Sarah Addi on vocals and keys, Alex Whitelaw on […]

  • Program Highlights

    DPX Hi-Test Girlie Acid House ft. DJ Malligator

    DPX Hi-Test is proud to feature a special guest set from Dj malligator (of Commercial Suicide). A full hour of girlie acid house on this all female dance mix. Tune in at 4pm CT for the perfect soundtrack for your Saturday afternoon.

COVID Vaccines

Spread Kindness, Not COVID! #MaskUpATX

Austin Public Health officials want everyone, including people who have been vaccinated, to continue wearing a mask, washing your hands, and maintaining proper distancing until more of the community has been vaccinated and we reach herd immunity.

2021 Spring Business Members

Thanks to all of KOOP's Business Members for their continued support!

Additional Support Comes From: