KOOP News Archive

Wed 9/11/2019 12:00 pm

The International Folk Bazaar features live music from the Austin-based Russian/Karelian duo Kandeleh (Viktoria and Yakov Nizhnik). They will be playing a concert on Saturday, September 14, at Unity Church of the Hills at 7pm. Wednesday, September 11, 12 pm.

Mon 9/9/2019 1:30 pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, September 9, at 1:30pm CST / GMT -6. (1330 hrs). As always, we’ll report and discuss the latest veterans’ news. Then we’ll present excerpts from the speech by Veterans’ Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie at the recent American Legion convention at Indianapolis. We’ll also talk-up the KOOP Fall Membership Drive! If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join US Army vet Michael A. Brown plus KOOP’s Greg Ciotti and Bob Dailey for veterans’ news and good conversations with people and organizations dedicated to veterans’ well-being... Read more

Mon 9/9/2019 1:00 pm

'Austin Artists' observes Mental Health awareness month, Self Care awareness month, and Suicide prevention month and will be joined by the good folks from SIMS FOUNDATION and  ART SPARK TEXAS. We'll hear from each organization as they share news, information, resources, upcoming events and opportunities to support the work they do in the community, Plus some laughs with Comedy performances. Monday, September 9 at 1pm.

Sat 9/7/2019 3:00 pm

The Singer and the Song welcomes a full band performance from the Coffee Sergeants. It's a thrill to have this historic Austin psychedelic band, still making great music as they have for THIRTY YEARS now, in fact, that's what they're celebrating right now! The whole band will play for us the whole hour on KOOP 91.7 FM and koop.org, 3-4pm, Saturday, September 7th. AND HEY: It's KOOP's Membership Drive, and a GREAT way to support this great weekly live performance show is to call DURING it and make a contribution to this amazing community resource! 

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Fri 9/6/2019 1:00 pm

People United features writer and activist Dylan Eldredge Fitzwater on his book Autonomy Is in Our Hearts: Zapatista Autonomous Government through the Lens of the Tsotsil Language, explaining what he learned about indigenous language and philosophy in the central highlands of Chiapas, Mexico, and how they relate to the revolutionary communities there.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Mon 9/2/2019 1:30 pm

Reflections of Community Outreach features Mauricio Callejas and guest musicians who will perform at this weekend's Centroamericanto Fest 2019 (cacfest.com). Monday, 9/2, 1:30 pm. 

Mon 9/2/2019 12:00 pm

Austin Artists features "CAD (Cultural Arts Division) on KOOP" with Fidencio Duran and guest artists talk about the new Public Art project at Montopolis. News, insights and much more! Monday, September 2, 1pm.

Fri 8/30/2019 1:00 pm

People United features record producer and recording engineer Stuart Sullivan on building and maintaining a music community in Austin.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

Mon 8/26/2019 1:00 pm

Austin Artists features Creatives Meet Business Experience (CMBXP.com) and Jamie Orozco & DanzVersity (DanzVersity.com). Monday 8/26 at 1pm.

Fri 8/23/2019 1:00 pm

People United talks with Leti Garza, a singer-songwriter as well as an activist, and Cat Yuracka, the founder of the Resistance Choir of South Texas, about the struggle against immigrant child detention in the United States.

Listen to an archive of this program here.