Monthly Archives: December 2010

Ring in 2011 with KRTS Marfa

On New Year’s Eve 2010-11, tune in to KRTS from 7pm to 3am. NPR Music and WBGO will once again present Toast of the Nation, a broadcast of live jazz performances throughout the night, from venues all across the U.S. … Continue reading

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Monday radio specials

Monday at 3 PM, “Texas Nuggets,” a look at Texas during the period of music in the 1960s known as Garage Rock. Then at 7 PM, a replay of our KRTS interview with Gordon England, former Secretary of Navy and … Continue reading

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Sunday on KRTS: Hear Some of the Best Radio from 2010

Marfa Public Radio has a few post-Christmas presents for our listeners today, courtesy of The Third Coast International Audio Festival, and Radiolab from WNYC. From 10am to 1pm, hear the best radio pieces from this year’s Third Coast International Audio … Continue reading

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Interviews Dec 27-30

Monday, December 27: Gordon England, U.S. Department of Defense. Tuesday, December 28: Joe Adams, Union Pacific Railroad. Wednesday, December 29: Charlie Thompson, filmmaker, Brother Towns/Pubelos Hermanos. Thursday, December 30: The cast & crew of Far Marfa, local Indie film. Friday, … Continue reading

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Holiday Programs on Christmas Day

Merry Christmas from KRTS Marfa! Here’s a rundown of the special programs we have scheduled for today. 10 AM, A Folk Alley Christmas – Folky Christmas tunes, from the thousand year old song Holly and the Ivy to the 1960′s … Continue reading

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The Night Before Christmas…In Texas, That Is

Ty Mitchell of Marfa reads “The Night Before Christmas…In Texas, That Is,” by Leon A. Harris, on 93.5 FM on Christmas Eve.

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Holiday Programs for Friday, December 24

Tune in to KRTS every day this week for special holiday programming. Here’s what we’ve got on the schedule for today: 9 AM, Jonathan Winters reads A Christmas Carol – An updated version of a public radio tradition by NPR. … Continue reading

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Holiday Programs for Thursday, December 23

Tune in to KRTS every day this week for special holiday programming. Here’s what we’ve got on the schedule for today: 11 AM to 1 PM, A Folk Alley Christmas –Folky Christmas tunes, from the thousand year old song Holly … Continue reading

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Holiday Programs for Wednesday, December 22

Tune in to KRTS every day this week for special holiday programming. Here’s what we’ve got on the schedule for today: 11 AM to 1 PM, Handels Messiah on Classical Midday PRE-EMPTED BY PRESIDENTIAL NEWS CONFERENCE – 3 PM, A … Continue reading

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Interviews Dec 21-23

Tuesday, December 21: Mark Kneeskern of Terlingua, author of “The Last American Hitchhiker.” Wednesday, December 22: NPR host Scott Simon, author of a book on adoption, “Baby, We Were Meant For Each Other.” Thursday, December 23: Bartender Ray Foley reviewing … Continue reading

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