Monthly Archives: February 2012

Generator features Carlos Nino

SPECIAL: Listen on Saturday, from 1 to 2:30 PM for this rebroadcast. On Friday night’s episode of Generator (March 9, 10pm CST), host Brian LeBarton is joined by guest DJ Carlos Niño. Brian talks to Niño about his dedication to … Continue reading

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Leap Day on Marfa Public Radio

Wednesday February 29 is Leap Day on Marfa Public Radio. That’s one day that won’t come around again for years (four years). So, what will you hear on Leap Day? Music that we won’t play again in a long time! … Continue reading

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Cowboy Poetry Previews

All weeklong on KRTS 93.5 FM, we’re previewing the Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering, held in Alpine this coming weekend, February 24-26. Listen to special interviews all week on Talk At Ten and to evening programs like Blues Monday. You’ll hear … Continue reading

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Career Day at Marfa schools

Representatives from Marfa Public Radio once again shared with Marfa High School students the exciting life of a public broadcaster, on their annual Career Day. Rachel Osier Lindley and Anne Adkins spent the morning at Marfa ISD, and showed interview techniques … Continue reading

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Friday Night Music on Marfa Public Radio

Get your weekend started out right. Tune in to KRTS Marfa’s music programming this Friday evening, February 10. At 7 PM, it’s World Music with Carol, followed by Texas Music Matters at 8 PM. On this week’s Texas Music Matters, … Continue reading

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Presidio Students honored at White House

Today (February 7), Presidio High School students were honored at the White House by President Barack Obama during a national Science Fair demonstration. The Alpine Daily Planet featured the story of Janet Nieto and Ana Karen, members of the Presidio High School … Continue reading

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Mountain Lion attack in BBNP

LISTEN NOW: Mountain Lion attack in BBNP

Yesterday evening, on Sunday February 5, there was a mountain lion attack in the Chisos Basin area of Big Bend National Park.  A six-year-old boy, a visitor to the park, received injuries during the melee that were not life-threatening. Park … Continue reading

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Indie Kitty on Tuesday night

Indie Kitty is the Tuesday night new music show that examines alternative rock, modern pop, and new folk – from 8 to 10 PM, after Sound Opinions, which examines the music of 1967. There are a variety of local hosts, … Continue reading

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Saturday Specials for February 4th

The first Saturday of every month at 6 PM, KRTS features The Spark. Grammy-nominated singer songwriter Tift Merrit hosts the program, and her guest on Saturday is musician Andrew Bird. Bird will talk about his work, including his new album, “Break … Continue reading

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