Studio B
3:20 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

Live Thursday the 30th at 4pm: CHARLES HEDGEPATH


Guitarist Charles Hedgepath plays just about every night in Greenville (OK not every night, but he's playing there Thursday night this week, and Friday night in Brevard.)  He also covers just about every genre of music you can think of, from jazz to folk to funk to country (he also recorded one of our absolute favorite Christmas albums a few years back!)  He's bringing his band in, and will talk about upcoming projects with The Work, The Bad Popes, and tales of jamming with The Dark Star Jubillee with Matt Reynolds and Rob Barraco.

3:13 pm
Sat May 25, 2013


The Appalachian Trail remains one of the most iconic and beautiful places in the United States, covering 2,180 miles from Georgia to Maine, with a good portion of it going through our backyard. It was actually begun in the early 1900s, and even now continues to grow.

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New Tunes at Two
3:10 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

New Releases Featured This Week, May 27th-30th, 2-3pm

SLAID CLEAVES - Still Fighting The War

Monday, May 27th: LAURA MARLING - Once I Was an Eagle ....

Tuesday, May 28th: DELLA MAE - This World Oft Can Be ....

Wednesday, May 29th: HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN - Rendezvous In Rhythm ...

Thursday, May 30th: SLAID CLEAVES - Still Fighting The War

Spindale Cycle
3:05 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

Monday Night May 27th at 8pm: THE DOORS - L.A. Woman

The Doors - L.A. Woman

L.A. Woman was the sixth and final studio album from The Doors -- excluding two lesser-known albums the three remaining members recorded following Jim Morrison's death, which was just less than three months after L.A.

Peak of the Week
3:03 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

Thursday Night the 30th between 8pm & Midnight: PATTY GRIFFIN - American Kid

PATTY GRIFFIN - American Kid

We wrap up May with what has to be considered one of the best releases of the month, and likely a Top 10 contender for WNCW's 2013 list.  American Kid is Patty Griffin's 7th full-length, and includes assistance from brothers Luther & Cody Dickinson (North Mississippi Allstars), and Robert Plant, with whom she's a professional as well as romantic relationship the past few years.  The songs center largely around the death of her father, including her one cover,  an incredibly moving version of Lefty Frizzell's "Mom and Dad's Waltz".  We'll play each of these fine examples of mode

WNCW Support
5:22 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Free Ride to High Sierra Music Festial

Free Ride to High Sierra Music Festival - June 4th between 7am to 6pm

On June 4th, between 7am to 6pm, WNCW is giving you the opportunity to win a Free Ride to High Sierra Music Festival.  When you contribute to the station, you will automatically be entered into the contest.  No contribution is necessary to enter.

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Enter the contest only.

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10:27 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Morning Edition on Friday, May 24th: "FEARLESS" BY ERIC BLEHM

When it comes to military personnel, the members of the elite SEAL teams are among the most prestigious, most admired, and most secretive.  So how could author Eric Blehm write this story of one extraordinary member of the most elite SEAL team known, Team Six?  We'll talk about that and about this amazing young man who died just as he seemed to have everything he ever wanted.

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2:25 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

WNCW's Power Is Back On; Tune In Or Stream Online

Wednesday, May 22 at 8:00pm: Thank you for your patience.  The power is back on at WNCW and we are up and running.  Tune in at 88.7fm, on one of our translators, or stream online when you click "Listen Live".

Wednesday, May 22 at 2:30pm: WNCW is experiencing a temporary power outage due to construction near the building taking out a power line.  We appreciate your patience as a crew is on site resolving the problem.

11:24 am
Tue May 21, 2013

ME on 5/22: 'JOURNEY TO THE EDGE OF EDEN', By Dr. Gary Schmelz

This book is for environmentalists and for those that don't believe in 'global warming'. It's  for those who had (or have) a wonderful relationship with a parent, and for those who don't. It's a book to share with your children to get them fired up about hanging out with you. It's also a book to get them fired up about saving the environment. It's really a book for just about anyone.

In 'Journey to the Edge of Eden, " Schmelz writes a memoir of a fascinating life that started in the city of Newark, NJ and ended up in a place that couldn't possibly be any different.

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Studio B
5:45 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Live Wednesday the 22nd at 1pm: JESSE DEE

Jesse Dee

Boston's Jesse Dee has a powerful voice you won't soon forget.  He brings his neo-soul sound to Studio B before playing Charlotte Wednesday, then Brevard and Charlotte again this weekend.  “His music feels like spring. It's soul music, but it's really happy soul music. It's in the tradition of Sam Cooke and Chuck Jackson. And there's a little spirit of Joe Tex in there."  -- Bruce Iglauer, president of Alligator Records.