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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update from Stronger Than Dirt

    This week’s Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, December 25, 8-10pm) will be my annual “Non Christmas Christmas Special,” and will feature two hours of non Christmas party tunes, including songs by Lulu, Mud, Pere Ubu, Nikki and the Corvettes, the Clean, Bongos, Night Kings, Prissteens, Ladytron, Giuda, as well as lots of new music, and the weekly […]

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    Bringing Light Into Darkness – Mon, 12/20 @ 6 PM

    Russia – US National Security Interest Double Standards and Aggression Claims With special guest and author Dr David Gibbs, Professor of History at the University of Arizona. When it comes to US foreign policy concerns about Ukraine and Russian foreign policy all we get is our US government perspective which has a long and documented […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update from Stronger Than Dirt

    This week’s Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, December 18, 8-10pm) will be my annual “Best Of” show, and will feature some of my favorite tunes released in 2021, including songs by local Austin area bands, Exercise, Living Pins, Mal Thursday Quintet, and Attic Ted. PICTURE SLEEVE OF THE WEEK: Leopardo are a contemporary Swiss (Fribourg) alt rock […]

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    Bringing Light Into Darkness – Mon, 12/13 @ 6 PM

    Honduran Elections & Human Rights Under US Friendly Governments Since 2009 & Whether Summit for Democracy is a Summit for Hypocrisy With special guest Simon Elliot with the Center for Policy Research: His research interests include social movements, elections, and US intervention in Latin America. He holds both a B.A. in Political Science and Spanish […]

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    Boots on the Air – Mon, 12/13 @ 1:30 PM

    KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, December 13 at 1:30pm Central / GMT -6. Join US Army vets Michael A. Brown and Perry Jefferies, and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti. You’ll hear veterans’ news and discussions about the news, our special guest Austin Housing Authority’s Mike Gerber on new funding to help veterans experiencing homelessness, […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update from Stronger Than Dirt

    Some FEATURED ARTISTS on this week’s Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, December 4, 8-10pm) include the Silence (pre John’s Children), Hollywood Brats, Satan’s Rats, Buzzcocks, Chrisma, John Otway, Original Sins, Kelley Stoltz, Melenas, lots of new music, as well as the weekly Dusty Diamond. PICTURE SLEEVE OF THE WEEK: Human Hands are a rock band based […]

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    Vinyl Night – Second Tuesdays at Carpenter Hotel

    Every Second Tuesday of the month from 6-8pm in the lobby of Carpenter Hotel – come out with your own records or peruse the Carpenter’s selection for Vinyl Night! Drinks and snacks from Carpenters Hall. Free to all! Next up: December 14th with hosts Scott Gardner of Stronger Than Dirt & Bryan Carroll of The […]

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    Bringing Light Into Darkness – Mon, 12/6 @ 6pm

    Our Addictive Culture, Chemical Use & Misuse and the Magical Host the Human Brain & Body, Pt IV of IV This is part IV of a four-part series of shows entitled Our Addictive Culture, Chemical Use & Misuse, and the Magical Host the Human Brain & Body, with guest host and moderator Patricia Bucko. The […]

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    Art Island: Bestow – Sat, 12/4 – Sanctuary Event Space

    Be sure to stop by the disco house with eclectic Christmas tunes and past holiday specials curated by KOOP DJs! Get Tickets Here “Art Island is officially back with our first large-scale event since early 2020, and we can’t wait to be with you all! We’re hosting a magical night in a centrally-located, nature-rich venue […]

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    Party Stains – A Weekly Update from Stronger Than Dirt

    Some FEATURED ARTISTS on this week’s Stronger Than Dirt (Saturday, December 4, 8-10pm) include the Sonics, XTC, Bruce Wooley and the Camera Club, Love Batery, Kelley Stoltz, Jacuzzi Boys, some German new wave, funky Euro party rock, Beijing psych, lots of new music, as well as the weekly Dusty Diamond. PICTURE SLEEVE OF THE WEEK: […]