Thursday, 8 December, 2016
Today on KRTS
midnight-1 am | Midnight Snack
1-4 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 | American Routes, explores the shared musical and cultural threads in blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical and how they are distinguished
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 | Rock-a-Billy, Billy and Joni Marginot host an hour of rockabilly music, the genre most often considered the foundations for rock n’ roll
8-10 pm | Honky-Tonk Happy Hour, hosted by David Branch, your weekly dose of old country honky-tonk
10-11 pm | Wreck Shop
11 pm-midnight | Rock Pile, another locally-hosted throwback show with classic rock oldies – usually based on a theme
NPR Newscasts: Daily at the top of most hours.
Star Date: Daily at 11am and 7pm.
West Texas Talk: Weekdays at 6:30 PM
- Dec 01: Rudy Garza on barber culture and visiting Marfa for the first time
- Nov 29: Alejandro Hope
- Nov 25: Lannan Writer Garth Greenwell
- Nov 23: Miriam Grunstein
- Nov 22: Big Bend Artists-in-Residence Nick Collier & Russell James Pyle
- Nov 21: David Shields, Mexican Energy Analyst
- Nov 18: Longtime Texas Progressive Sissy Farenthold
- White Nationalist’s Visit To Texas A&M Met With Large Crowd, Protests
- Pipeline Protesters, Battered By Blizzard, Vow To Stay
- In Victory For Protesters, Army Halts Construction On Dakota Pipeline
- Risk of terrorists crossing U.S. border into Texas is real — but low
- Supreme Court To Consider How Long Immigrants May Be Detained Without Bond Hearing
- RT @traviswesttx: Getting reports of light snow in #FortDavis and #AlpineTX. #txwx about 7 hours ago from Twitter for iPhone ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @NWSMidland: Below-normal temperatures today and tonight, with a wintry mix of precipitation today. #txwx #nmwx https://t.co/vEq5TPsVTq about 8 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @NWSMidland: Getting reports of 2" of snow on the ground in southern Eddy Co near the NM/TX state line. #nmwx about 9 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
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