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    Migration Narratives Project

    KOOP is partnering with a grant-funded project on migration narrative collection. We are currently inviting any 18+ male or female from the Asian diaspora: immigrants, refugees, and undocumented people in Central Texas to hear about their life stories during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re offering $25 for an hour of interview. Confidentiality of identity and research […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update From Stronger Than Dirt

    Some FEATURED ARTISTS on this week’s  Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, July 17, 8-10pm) include Idle Race, Wire, Stranglers, Scientists, Big Boys, Suburban Lawns, Thin White Rope, Stereolab, Zom Zoms (Austin), new music by Leopardo (Switzerland), Bleak Engineers (Russia), CDG (Portland), La Femme (France) and Spread Joy (Chicago), as well as the weekly Dusty Diamond. PICTURE SLEEVE […]

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    KOOP Prepares to Broadcast Live Again: Technology + Training

    KOOP’s Chief Operator T.J. Masters is leading the effort to assure both technological and training success as we all get ready for real-time broadcasting. I spoke with him on July 2. Michael A. Brown: In a June interview, KOOP General Manager Federico Pacheco said, “During the lockdown, we have upgraded much of the studio software […]

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    Civil Rights and Wrongs: Annual Supreme Court Wrap-Up

    Our guest this Tuesday (7/13 at 6 pm) is Stephen Vladeck, the Charles Alan Wright Chair in Federal Courts at the University of Texas School of Law. He is a nationally recognized expert on the federal courts, constitutional law, national security law, and military justice. Steve has argued cases before the US Supreme Court, and […]

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    Boots on the Air – Mon, 7/12 @ 1:30 PM

    KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, July 12 at 1:30pm Central / GMT -6. Join US Army vets Michael A. Brown and Perry Jefferies, and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti for veterans’ news and discussion. Dr. Ben Suitt of Boston University is with us about his extensive new research into veterans and active-duty troops who […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update From Stronger Than Dirt

    Some FEATURED ARTISTS on this week’s  Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, July 10, 8-10pm) include Sylvie Vartan, Skip Bifferty, Sparks, Nikki & the Corvettes, Velvet Monkeys, Milkshakes, Happy Hate Me Nots, Vermillion Sands, new music by Leopardo (Switzerland), Smirk (LA), Weeed (Portland), Living Pins (Austin), Melenas (Spain), Spread Joy (Chicago), Mal Thursday Quintet featuring Peter Zaremba […]

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    Bringing Light Into Darkness – Mon, 7/5 @ 6PM

    Independence Day and What are we Fighting for? Examining our post WWII Foreign Policy results and the integrity of the Intel/Government ‘War on Terror’ claims. Independence Day symbolizes worldwide the success of the American revolution and the independence from the tyranny of the British crown. We examine post WWII US foreign policy interventions and discover […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update From Stronger Than Dirt

    Some FEATURED ARTISTS on this week’s Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, 8-10pm) include Powder, Dazzlers, Ideal, 100 Flowers, Moonie Suzuki, Deerhoof, Ugly Beats, Hammered Satin, new music by Leopardo (Switzerland), Pozi (London), Smirk (LA), Qlowski (London), and YORCHH (Spain), as well as the weekly Dusty Diamond. PICTURE SLEEVE OF THE WEEK: This week’s picture sleeve isn’t so […]

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    Bringing Light Into Darkness – Mon, 6/28 @ 6PM

    A Stonewall Tribute: ‘Weathering’ and Life Years Lost Make all forms of Discrimination an Assault on Humanity The airing of this show lands on the 52nd anniversary of the Stonewall Riots of June 28, 1969, which is widely recognized to be the single most important event leading to the gay liberation movement and the modern […]

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    Local Music Review: Between Us EP by Calliope Musicals

    Calliope Musicals latest EP, Between Us, arrived last month via local indie label, Spaceflight Records. The release blends space age rock and dance floor power pop with four new songs and one remixed version of their 2019 track, “Fear This Body”.  Anthemic choruses and soaring, cathartic high notes from singer Carrie Fussell appear throughout the […]