To kick off American Graduate week, KRTS speaks with radio producer Ken Eklund, the producer behind Ed Zed Omega, a massively participatory alternate reality game designed to spark dialogue, question assumptions and reframe the current narratives about the state of education in the U.S. today. Learn more about Ed Zed Omega here.
Tuesday, 30 August, 2016
Today on KRTS
midnight-4 am | Undercurrents, public radio’s freewheeling eclectic music mix of triple A, rock, folk, blues, native, Americana, world, reggae, dub and electronica with host Gregg McVicar
4-5 am | Classical Morning
5-9 am | Morning Edition, weekly morning news program with stories from around the world
9-10 am | On Point, news analysis program that takes calls on different topics currently in the media
10-11 am | Texas Standard, up-to-the-moment coverage of politics, lifestyle and culture, the environment, technology and innovation, and business and the economy – from a Texas perspective
11 am-noon | West Texas Jazz, Dave Leonnig hosts this program that celebrates jazz history and geography as related to the development and emergence of jazz art form in the United States
noon-1 pm | Una Hora Con Primo, locally hosted hour of all Spanish music with an emphasis on requests and dedications
1-3 pm | Here & Now, reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in the middle of the day, with timely, smart and in-depth news, interviews and conversation
3-6 pm | All Things Considered, each show consists of the biggest stories of the day, thoughtful commentaries, insightful features on the quirky and the mainstream in arts and life, music and entertainment, all brought alive through sound
6-6:30 pm | Marketplace, public radio’s daily magazine on business and economics news for the rest of us
6:30-7 pm | West Texas Talk, local interview program with a wide range of topics from artists in town to local government issues and more
7-8 pm | World Cafe, host David Dye serves up an eclectic mix of music from blues, rock, and world, to folk, and alternative country with live performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists
8-9 pm | No Country for Old Music, a show dedicated to new releases within the month
9-10 pm | Groove Line, Leslie Wilkes hosts this groovy, funky show – playing hits from past decades sure to make you move
10 pm-midnight | Night Train Express (to 1 am), host David Beebe plays grown folks music – a mix of R&B, soul, and jazz – late into the night
NPR Newscasts: Daily at the top of most hours.
Star Date: Daily at 11am and 7pm.
West Texas Talk: Weekdays at 6:30 PM
- Aug 19: David Todd and the Texas Landscape Project
- Aug 17: Karen Bernstein’s Richard Linklater documentary
- Aug 12: U.T. Arlington Researchers Hoping to Test Environment Near Balmorhea Ahead of Drilling Activity
- Aug 09: Mary O. Parker
- Aug 04: Researcher Discusses Pronghorn Restoration Efforts in the Trans-Pecos
- Aug 03: The Marfa Intensives
- Jul 28: Bob Livingston
- Flash Flood Watch also in effect across #WestTexas through tonight. https://t.co/Lsc96xLG8l 07:47:28 AM August 29, 2016 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @NWSMidland: Rain chances will continue Saturday, especially west of Pecos River. Locally heavy rainfall possible. #txwx #nmwx https://t… 08:15:48 PM August 26, 2016 from Twitter for iPhone ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @NWSFlashFlood: ⚠️ Move to higher ground! Flash Flood Warning including Sanderson TX, Longfellow TX until 9:45 PM CDT https://t.co/hsqgG… 08:15:37 PM August 26, 2016 from Twitter for iPhone ReplyRetweetFavorite
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