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.
Friday, 29 July, 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-1 pm | Old School Oldies (Rock ‘n’ Roll), locally hosted oldies program with your favorite classics from the 50s to the 80s
1-3 pm | Science Friday, news and entertaining stories about science, hosted by Ira Flatow
3-4 pm | Latino USA, radio journal of news and culture, is the only national, English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective
4-6 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
6:00-6:30 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 | World Music, hosted by Carol Fairlie, this program showcases music from around the world
9-10 pm | Sound Opinions, radio talk show that focuses on new releases and rock music
10 pm-midnight | Music XWT “Across West Texas”
NPR Newscasts: Daily at the top of most hours.
Star Date: Daily at 11am and 7pm.
*Rambling Boy, our Texas history program, begins after the 11am newscast
West Texas Talk: Weekdays at 6:30 PM
- Jul 28: Bob Livingston
- Jul 13: Transpecos Opens Marfa Film Festival
- Jul 07: Backyard lunch with John Lomax III, talking about Popular Music, Past & Present
- Jul 05: Looking Back at the First Decade of Marfa Public Radio
- Jul 01: John Keene
- Jun 28: Paso Del Norte Civil Rights Project on Solitary Confinement and Prisoners’ Rights
- Jun 24: Lannan Resident: Timothy Donnelly
- Kaine En Español: Pandering Or A Symbol Of Understanding For Latinos?
- 150 Years Later, History of the Buffalo Soldiers Remains Obscure for Many
- Obama: ‘Reject Cynicism And Reject Fear’ And Elect Hillary Clinton
- Robert Irwin Brings ‘Big’ To Texas With Permanent Art Installation
- John Hinckley, Who Tried To Kill A President, Wins His Freedom
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