KGOU

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KGOU Radio is a full service public radio station, licensed to the University of Oklahoma, serving the greater Oklahoma City metropolitan area, towns in Pontotoc, Seminole and Grady counties, and northwestern Oklahoma. Its format is primarily news/talk on weekdays, with jazz, blues, and world music programs on weekends, broadcasting programs from NPR, PRI and other public radio networks. Its broadcast schedule includes programming for a Native American audience.

KGOU is also a broadcast and online news organization (www.kgou.org) providing news coverage of local, state, regional, national and global issues, along with our partner organizations, NPR, and other networks and content providers. KGOU streams broadcast audio over the internet, and provides online audio of programs and news reports.

The staff of KGOU includes 10 full-time and five part-time employees. The station also houses two reporters employed for StateImpact Oklahoma, a collaborative effort of public broadcasters in the state and NPR.

KGOU originates from studios located on the campus of the University of Oklahoma and is delivered by four transmitters and three translators to more than one million residents of central, southeastern and northwestern Oklahoma.

Licensee: The Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma

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The Oklahoma Tornado Project is a KGOU News effort to tell the stories that followed the deadly tornadoes that struck several Oklahoma cities in May of 2013. The project is funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and KGOU, a division of the University of Oklahoma.

  • From: KGOU
  • Updated: Sep 29, 2013
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A KGOU original production hosted by Michael Bendure, Tonic: The Funky Groove Show features a mix of instrumental funk and groove music spanning the past six decades. The program offers family-friendly, feel-good music from the 1960s, '70s and '80s all the way into the 21st Century, encompassing funk, groove, soul, disco, jazz, hip hop and more. A weekly dose of universal harmony, love and acceptance.

  • From: KGOU
  • Updated: Oct 22, 2021

Latest Pieces

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This week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show is a real crusher! Don’t believe me? Check out something rad from Sea Level. Tune in and join t...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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If you’re a music lover who’s tired of hearing the same old songs, then I have just the program for you. Tune in to this week’s episode of Tonic: T...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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If you like music that goes FUNK in the night, then please join me for this year’s Halloween-themed episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show. Tune i...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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This week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show delves deep into the rarest of the rare feel-good tunes, like a distinctly non-kung-fu song by ...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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If you need a pick-me-up, I’ve got you covered. This week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show features funky blasters like a tune by Raw Soul...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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This week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show is packed full of instrumental funk, jazz, disco, and more, with hand-picked tunes guaranteed t...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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Where’s my science fiction fans? This week’s special edition of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show features sci-fi funk music, from Star Trek to Star War...

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  • Added: Oct 04, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show, there’s loads of instrumental funk from all over the planet, with plenty to go round, like ...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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This week’s episode of Tonic: The Funky Groove Show is all over the map: literally! With international tunes from Russia, Italy, Belgium, and Guade...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30
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Next time on Tonic: The Funky Groove Show, it’s two hours of instrumental funk, groove, soul, disco, jazz, hip-hop, and more, from the 1960s to the...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:30