Want to know what concerts Local Show host David Garrick thinks are best? Check it out now.

Sets from DJ Shadow, Reckless Kelly and Matthew Sweet will all be on hand this week, while locals like Ruiners, Talking Forever and Days N Daze will fill the spaces in between. Houston, here’s how to spend your paycheck this week.

Sets from DJ Shadow, Reckless Kelly, and Matthew Sweet will all be on hand while locals like Ruiners, Talking Forever, and Days N’ Daze will all fill the spaces in-between. Houston, here’s how to …

WANT SOME TEXAS LOVE?!? Tune in TODAY 5-7 PM for THE REVELRY REPORT and hear a preview of FLOAT FEST (July 22 & 23) by host DJ Nursic . Then from 8-10 PM THE LOCAL SHOW will have Deep Cuts performing an ACOUSTIC set in-studio. Finally, you know THE VINYL FRONTIER (Hip-Hop show) always keeps it trill from 10 PM-Midnight. (Top: Float Fest 2017 artist Walker Lukens . Bottom: Deep Cuts)

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Austin City Limits Music Festival Weekend 2 Drawing!!!
ktru on Sundays be like... Jazz Show @ 2pm Downtempo @ 7pm Sunday Special @ 8pm Patrick & Brian @ 10pm #Sundays #ktru #jazz #soul #avantgarde #instrumentals #radio #collegeradio #houston background music by Lianne La Havas
Today! TO-day! TODAY! TODAAAAYY! We're excited to welcome to campus Open Mike Eagle, Us., and Young Mammals for our Sound on Sound Fest preview show and part of our #ktru50 celebration! Join us for free live entertainment for all ages! Check out David Garrick's review of the latest Young Mammals album Jaguar before the show:


You may not always notice the music at a bar, but here you absolutely will.

Spend a night or two drinking here and your ears will be thanking you long after it’s over.

Miss David Garrick taking over The Local Show last night? It's all good, see what local shows he recommends below.

The likes of Kendrick Lamar, Elysia Crampton, and DJ Shadow will be in town while locals like Miears, Studded Left, and Jazz Radio will be on hand to fill the spaces in between. Houston, here’s how to map your week.

Sets from the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Elysia Crampton, and DJ Shadow will be in town while locals like Miears, Studded Left, and Jazz Radio will be on hand to fill the spaces in-between. Houston,…

LOCAL LOVE: TODAY 6-7 PM Miears will be LIVE in-studio on "The Revelry Report" with DJ Nursic discussing White Oak Music Hall July 15 Prom Charity Show. Hold on to that ancient cat at 8 PM when David Garrick of Free Press Houston commandeers THE LOCAL SHOW until 10 PM. Then keep it trill til midnight for The Hip Hop Show! YA HEARD!?!?

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Look at all these deadbeats hogging seats at The Lion King - Musical Hobby Center . At least it's here til July 23. If musicals are your thing, our new Musicals and More show is every Saturday Noon - 2 PM (plus the rest of our stellar weekend original programming, Navrang, Jazz, Hola Houston, and more!)

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David Garrick of Free Press has your week planned. Hear him host our Local Show Tuesday July 11 with music you have never heard on our station before. And that's saying something for us!

Now that it’s hot enough to be more mindful of where you spend your time, things are starting to look a lot like tours being routed around festivals. While this week is lighter than some, we’ll st……

For those celebrating Independence Day, enjoy!

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Can't think of a better way to say 'happy 4th' than a video of my pal Steve Jones , the guitar player from the Sex Pistols and now a resident of LA, wearing a s...peedo and a cowboy hat in front of the Union Jack and playing 'the star spangled banner'.
Pretty sure this is what the founding fathers had in mind when they signed the Declaration of Independence. 🇺🇸

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Buenos Días Houston! Today we have our Latin Music Show #HolaHouston from 10am - 12pm every Sunday! Give Cesar a shout at 713-348-ktru (5878) or leave a comment below to show us some 💛! No te lo pierdas! (Don't miss it) #hola #houston #latinmusic #spanish #collegeradio #eclectic via


WHAT HAPPENED IN OUR STUDIO!?! children of pop interview went haywire, hear it now on our iTunes podcast "KTRU RICE RADIO". Tonight, let's see what happens at White Oak Music Hall for their "Poids/Etude En Cours" 7 Inch Vinyl Release.

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Pumbaa here telling everyone HAKUNA MATATA this Friday afternoon for Independence Day Weekend. Check out our original programming, such as Musicals and More (Saturdays 12 PM- 2 PM) and TONIGHT the Electronic Show (Fridays 8 PM - 10 PM) will air an interview with Steve Hauschildt from Walter's Downtown . The Lion King - Musical in town til July 23

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Congratz Chaz!! Star Stuff currently in our rotation for request, 713-348-KTRU (5878)

Happy Chaz Bundick Day!

Happy Chaz Bundick day, California! Pitchfork reports that the city of Berkeley has named today Chaz Bundick Day in honor of the Toro Y Moi mastermind's contributions to arts and music. Mayor Jesse Arreguin made the official proclamation during the Berkeley City Council meeting tonight. Although Bun...


"We couldn't decide whether to ask you about gizzards, lizards, or wizards."

Wait Wait…Don't Tell Me! loves some good wordplay. NPR's weekly game show has previously quizzed Chance The Rapper on "Saran the wrapper" and Run The Jewels on "who runs the Jews," and on yesterday's episode, they got British comedian Eddie Izzard to answer questions about the Australian psych-rock…