KUT 90.5 and the Cactus Cafe partner with NPR Music to present debut performance of Okkervil River’s new release “I Am Very Far”
KUT 90.5, together with NPR Music, will present the debut performance of the new album by Austin-based band Okkervil River, webcast live tonight from the legendary Cactus Cafe in Austin.
KUT has named recording industry veteran Matthew Muñoz manager of the Cactus Cafe. He will start on Sept. 13.
Citing KUT Radio's experience in the music industry, the prospects for financial stability and support from student leaders for the plan, The University of Texas at Austin has created a partnership with the university's public radio station to continue and enhance the operation of the Cactus Cafe.