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Sun Radio’s “Summer of Giving”
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Keep your cool this July with Sun Radio’s “Summer Of Giving!” The Return of the Sun Radio Recharge The Sun Radio Foundation will assist Central Texas musicians, roadies, and sound techs with the return of the Sun Radio Recharge program. To help defer the costs Texas’ summers bring, qualified recipients will be granted financial assistance towards their utility bills. The Sun Radio Foundation is pledging another $20,000 towards the Sun Radio Recharge program. The foundation will begin accepting applications July...

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Monday, 07 June 2021
Sun Radio Recharge
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Sun Radio Recharge: The Sun Radio Recharge program encapsulates all the Sun Radio Foundation’s outward giving initiatives. During times of crisis or great need, through this program, the foundation is able to provide immediate financial relief to the community. Starting in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic to date, the Sun Radio Recharge has served over 1,000 Central Texans and donated roughly $100,000 back to the community. In just one year, the foundation has raised over $250,000 towards these initiatives and...

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Monday, 22 February 2021
Sun Radio’s Solar Powered Studios Featured on Fox 7
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Sun Radio’s Denver O’Neal was featured on Good Day Austin/Fox 7 to talk about the station’s solar initiatives and the impact it’s had on our community during the severe winter weather. Check out the interview...

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Monday, 22 February 2021
Support Sun Radio for #GivingTuesday
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Sun Radio will be taking part in Giving Tuesday (December 1st), the annual global day of giving back to non-profts! Considering being a Solar Panel member? Now’s the time! As an incentive to encourage new Solar Panel members on Giving Tuesday, Sun Radio is giving all new members who pledge to donate a monthly minimum of $15 (or more) or a one-time donation of $180 (or more), a $25 gift card to the following:  Mornings with Kevin Connor (6a-10a): Johnny G’s Meat Market Middays with...

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Monday, 30 November 2020
Sun Radio Side Hustle
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Introducing the Sun Radio Side Hustle! Calling all Central Texas musicians, roadies, and sound techs: If you have a side hustle in addition to your music career- guitar lessons, dog walking, personal shopping, etc. – that helps supplement your income listen up! We are dedicating our platform to help showcase your services. How does it work? After filling out the form, if approved, Sun Radio will list your side hustle (your other job) on our website. Throughout the duration of...

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Sunday, 27 September 2020
Sun Radio’s New Studios
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Sun Radio is close to completion on it’s brand new studios at 4020 Menchaca Rd. in South Austin!   Check out the progress we’ve made so far:   Thanks to the following businesses for helping out with the new studios:           Beckham Development           Calhoun IT Services...

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Wednesday, 19 August 2020
Anonymous donor contributes $200,000 to Sun Radio’s Recharge program to help Central Texas musicians
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An anonymous donor has contributed $200,000 to Sun Radio’s Recharge program to help Central Texas musicians affected by COVID-19. As announced today by Mark Murray, the program which started out with a $10,000 grant from the Sun Radio Foundation to help local musicians, gig workers, roadies, sound technicians, grew to over $30,000 when local businesses and over 200 individuals donated to the fund. After we hit our goal, a mysterious check came in the mail. We had to take time...

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Thursday, 25 June 2020
You Did It! Sun Radio Hits Tito’s 10k Match
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Sun Radio Foundation listeners who listen to our great stations raised over 21k with the Tito’s match. All to help Central Texas musicians pay their electric bills through the Sun Radio Recharge program! Central Texas musicians–Get you some free sunshine now! Apply here.   Thank you to everyone who has contributed so far in helping Central Texas musicians pay their electric bills through the Sun Radio Recharge program including:        ...

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Tuesday, 09 June 2020
A look to early Austin at the Neill-Cochran House
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This week on the Sun Radio Regional Report, Kevin Connor talks with Rowena Houghton Dasch, Executive Director at the Neill-Cochran House Museum in UT’s West Campus area. But the home predates the university by almost 30 years. It was out in the country when completed in 1856, constructed by skilled craftsmen who were also slaves. The topic of pre-Civil War race relations is addressed in the program, If These Walls Could Talk, which resumes when the museum reopens under appropriate safety...

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Monday, 01 June 2020
Sound of Our Town Release Radar
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Here are some great new local releases you will hear on Sun Radio…the Sound of Our Town, supported by Schlotzsky’s, Blackfeather Vintage Works, and Friends & Allies Brewing!   Israel Nash – “Canyonheart” from his new EP Topaz, recorded at his hill country studio Plum Creek Sound and co-produced by Adrian Quesada (of Austin’s Black Pumas).   Dr. Joe – “Believer” co-produced by another “sound-of-our-towner” Abhi the Nomad, mixed and mastered at the legendary Abbey...

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Tuesday, 28 April 2020