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ROBBIE FULKS Live Wednesday, June 15th at 4pm

Jun 9, 2016

One of the more revered songwriters in today's Americana/folk/country world, Robbie Fulks has yet more stories to tell. His latest release Upland Stories refers to the upland region of his NC/VA upbringing, and a number of the songs will resonate with folks in our area. He plays the Grey Eagle in Asheville on Wednesday.

Learn more at www.robbiefulks.com.

FRAZEY FORD Live Wednesday, June 15th at 1pm

Jun 9, 2016

From Vancouver, BC, Frazey Ford and the Quiet Revolution bring their soul/folk/country sound to The Mothlight in West Asheville on Wednesday. We find her music -- whether solo or as a founding member of The Be Good Tanyas -- captivating.

Learn more at frazeyford.com.

It's another week of music, moments and memories from Merlefest! Among the favorites, we'll hear music from Gigi Dover, King Wilkie, The Grascals, Leon Russell and more! Steve sits down to talk with Ben Surratt. Plus, we have your dose of Doc and Merle. .This week on Merlefest Radio Hour, Sunday evening at 6:00pm on WNCW.

Agriculture Institute Aims to Grow Success

Jun 9, 2016

A new class at Isothermal Community College will help students plant the seeds to their future in the field of agriculture, officials said this week.

The Agriculture Institute is a new Continuing Education program for residents of Rutherford and Polk counties. The class will start on Monday, June 20, on the main campus in Spindale.

  Renee Denton represented WNCW at Bonnaroo 2016 in Manchester, TN.  Read about her experience and see her photos below.

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