KRTS Events

Texas Music Hour of Power !!LIVE!! Saturday 7/29

* THE SPECTACLE RETURNS * Make your plans to join us for Joe Nick Patoski’s Texas Music Hour of Power * LIVE * from the studios of Marfa Public Radio and Patio Party. Sat. 6 to 9 this Sat. 7/29. … Continue reading

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Western Swing Dance w/ Bobby Flores August 26th!

Grammy Award-winning Western swing fiddle player and acclaimed Texas musician Bobby Flores, with his six-piece Yellow Rose band, will be coming to Marfa’s USO Building August 26th. Doors are at 8pm, show and dance runs from 9pm till midnight.

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West Texas Blues Monday Party July 24!

Next Monday we’ll be rocking to live blues at a tailgate-hang in our front parking lot in lovely downtown Marfa, TX, during the KRTS/KXWT West Texas Blues Monday show, from 7-9pm. We are also going to broadcast the show live … Continue reading

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Trans-Pecos Pipeline Donates Nearly $3 Million Dollars to Region

The company behind the Trans Pecos Pipeline announced nearly $3 million in donations this week to counties and projects in West Texas where the pipeline either crosses or is near. Carlos Morales reports the donations benefit areas that were both … Continue reading

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Marfa Public Radio To Launch Host Exchange Program with WCAI of Cape Cod, Mass.

This public radio network in West Texas and WCAI in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, is separated by 2,300 miles. One radio station lies next to an ocean, the other sits in a desert. But in April, a public media exchange experiment called “Radio Hometown: Two … Continue reading

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Classical Concert to be Performed in Alpine This Weekend

Marfa Public Radio presents Marcus Thompson on viola and Doris Stevenson on piano this Sunday, January 17th  at 4 PM at St. James’ Episcopal Church in Alpine. The concert is put on by the Piatigorsky Foundation and will include compositions … Continue reading

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Fall Membership Drive Underway! October 22 – 30!

Our annual Fall Membership Drive is underway and runs through Friday, October 30 – get your contribution in now and keep independent, non-profit radio alive and well in Far West Texas! A lot of exciting things have happened over the … Continue reading

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Come See Our “New Home On the Range” and Kick Off the Fall Membership Drive!

The Fall Membership Drive is right around the corner – Thursday, October 22 – Friday, October 30 – and to celebrate, we’re inviting you to check out our “New Home on the Range” – our new studios in Marfa! Join … Continue reading

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Win a Wireless Bluetooth Speaker/FM Radio in this Fall’s Membership Drive!

We’re giving away a Geneva Model S Wireless Radio and Speaker! During the KRTS Fall Membership Drive – from Thursday, October 22 until Thursday, October 29 at noon – will be entered for a chance to win. It’s a white Geneva Labs Model S … Continue reading

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KRTS Presents: Classical Pianist Richard Dowling in Marfa

Join us for an evening of classical music from Texas-born pianist Richard Dowling in Marfa on Tuesday, February 24 at 7 PM.  Dowling has been hailed as “an especially impressive fine pianist.” Others have praised his work for its “impeccable control of colors … Continue reading

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