KPFT will have an announcers booth at the 2022 Art Car Parade. We'll be at Sam Houston Park in front of the bleachers. Our announcer this year will be Nuri Nuri of Blues Brunch.
Register for this event at https://tinyurl.com/2p9aufkm KPFT invites you to attend a special in its Micro-Events series, an evening of discussion with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now!, along with Pacifica Radio's Executive Director, Stephanie Wells, and KPFT General Manager. This will be a Zoom event so registration at the link above is required.
Since Guy Clark passed away, a group of artists have gathered every year (minus a couple of years for the pandemic) to sing their favorite Guy Clark songs and raise money for great causes. This year, event organizers are generously donating net proceeds to KPFT Houston. Part musical showcase, part intimate vigil, A Night for […]
“Your Friend and Mine” -a Celebration of Larry Winters, long-time KPFT radio host, producer of "Spare Change” every Saturday afternoon for decades. Larry moved on to a higher frequency late last year and we are gathering the family to celebrate his life and some of his favorite music performed by a few of his favorite […]
The One Love Music Festival will feature live music with an array of performances and various genres, to include: Country & Western; Zydeco; R&B; spoken word poets; special guests/ hosts; and a special tribute to our amazing U.S. Military. The event will be held on June 12th, 2022, from 12pm to 6pm, at Discovery Green, […]
EMANCIPATION CELEBRATION: The NIA Cultural Center to Celebrate Juneteenth through Gospel GALVESTON, Texas (May 31, 2022) – Join the Nia Cultural Center on June 17 for the Emancipation Celebration at the Grand Opera House located at 2020 Postoffice Street. The event will honor pioneers on the national and local level who have made their mark […]
JOIN US FOR THIS SPECIAL JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION SHOW MONDAY JUNE 20 FROM 2-4PM Listen live 90.1 FM On demand @ www.kpft.org SPECIAL PLEDGE OFFER TODAY ONLY! Call 713- 526- 5738 or donate at KPFT.ORG $60 One hour digital copy of 1995 Juneteenth Live Program @ Miller Theatre $100 SIGNED COPY of Dr. Horne's new book (limited copies available): "The Counter […]
KPFT has a new home, at 4504 Caroline St. Share your ideas with us about KPFT's future at a Town Hall Meeting where we discuss listeners' wants, needs, and concerns. The Town Hall Meeting takes place on Saturday, July 9 from 12 noon to 3:00 pm at the McGovern-Stella Link Library, 7405 Stella Link. Attendance […]
Oktoberfest but make it Rock n' Roll Cottonwood is celebrating it's 10 YEAR Anniversary with a ROKTOBER fest on October 22nd & 23rd and its benefitting KPFT! with some partying German-style with a 2-day festival of beer, live music, eating contest & vendors. Pull out your dirndl & lederhosen - there will be prizes for […]
The first annual "A Day for Guy" will celebrate songs the legendary Guy Clark wrote and his favorites he didn’t write on what would have been his 81st birthday, Sunday, November 6, 2022, from 2 to 6 p.m., in the Continental Club’s backyard in Houston. Produced by Bojangles Music School and the same team behind […]
Sweet Mama Cotton – her name evokes the style described by her motto: “New Texas Blues with respect for tradition.” Though she grew up and started her musical career in the north and northwest (North Dakota, Michigan, Oregon), she is a naturalized Houstonian by now, and the Texas blues tradition is very evident in her […]