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Peak of the Week
6:36 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Thursday Night the 26th between 8pm & Midnight: ACOUSTIC SYNDICATE - Rooftop Garden

One of our favorite regional bands, and in fact one of WNCW listeners' favorite acts of all time, Acoustic Syndicate is back with a new Little King Records release, Rooftop Garden.  Steve, Bryon, and Fitz McMurry, Jay Sanders, and Billy Cardine are proud of this new one, as well they should be!  We'll spin all the tunes from it throughout this Thursday night.

Studio B
3:59 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Steep Canyon Rangers INTERVIEW

Roland Dierhauf's interview with Steep Canyon Rangers on September 10, 2013.

Studio B
3:56 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Steep Canyon Rangers GRAVEYARD FIELDS

Studio B with Steep Canyon Rangers on September 10, 2013.

Studio B
3:52 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Steep Canyon Rangers CAMELIA

Steep Canyon Rangers stop by Studio B on September 10, 2013.

Studio B
3:49 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Steep Canyon Rangers STAND & DELIVER

Studio B with Steep Canyon Rangers on September 10, 2013.

Studio B
3:42 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Steep Canyon Rangers TELL THE ONES I LOVE

Steep Canyon Rangers visit Studio B on September 10, 2013.

support
11:10 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Become a Phone Volunteer: Spring Fund Drive - Mar. 2-8

Sign up online to volunteer during WNCW's Spring Fund Drive between March 2nd - 8th.  We need Phone Volunteers to answer calls when members call to contribute to the station.

Spring 2014 Fund Drive -Click here to sign up

Studio B
8:43 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Live Friday the 20th at 4pm: MISS TESS & THE TALKBACKS

We won't settle for just one honky-tonk-flavored act this week.  Miss Tess blends it in with early jazz,  country,  and blues styles to make a tight, rhythmic mix of Americana.  She brings her band to Studio B for the first time before playing Asheville Friday night, and the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion and Knoxville after that.  

Studio B
8:42 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Live Thursday the 19th at 3pm: BIG SANDY & HIS FLY-RITE BOYS

Big Sandy is celebrating 25 years with his Fly-Rite Boys, with a new all acoustic album “What A Dream It’s Been”, as well as a tour that brings him to Charlotte & Asheville this week.  His blend of rockabilly, honky-tonk, R&B, soul, and more are the perfect sound for his incredible voice and unforgettable stage presence.  Tune in! 

Programming
8:42 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Morning Edition 9/20/13: 'THE SMARTEST KIDS IN THE WORLD'

Amanda Ripley, journalist and writer for the Times, has written her latest book about education, but this one is based on a different way of looking at things. Ripley knew through her research that there were countries where education was important and the students 'got it'.  She also knew that there were others where nobody seemed to get it. And, right in the middle of all of them was the United States.

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