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STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada

Live Tuesday, February 9th at 1pm: THE JAMES HUNTER SIX

When English soul singer/songwriter James Hunter visited WNCW a couple years ago as Guest DJ, he was particularly excited about being in NC because he had just made a pilgrimage to the home of one of his all-time favorite acts, The "5" Royales. With his return this week, for shows in Asheville Tuesday and Charlotte Wednesday, the Grammy-nominated great has a hot new release on the label he seemed destined to be on, Daptone Records. Fans of Sharon Jones, Charles Bradley, and all the great R&am...
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DANGERMUFFIN
Gately Williams

Live Friday, February 12th at 1pm: DANGERMUFFIN

From a song inspired by a Cherokee creation myth ("Ancient Golden Star"), to the use of chords and frequencies intended to facilitate sound healing within the human body, the three members of Dangermuffin live their vision of giving back to the universe through their art and their day-to-day lifestyles. As a touring regional rock band, they work as hard as anyone we know, crisscrossing the Carolinas and beyond, and they've done a great job putting this wonderful corner of our country on the m...
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New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, February 8

Dr. Dog – The Psychedelic Swam

Tuesday, February 9

No New Tunes At Two - Mardi Gras celebration instead

Wednesday, February 10

Susanna Rose – Snowbound

Thursday, February 11

Mount Moriah – How to Dance

Spindale Cycle: Mondays at 8pm featuring a classic album played in its entirety

February 8: Jefferson Airplane

Surrealistic Pillow – Released this month in 1967, their most popular album. RIP original Airplane pilots Paul Kantner & Signe Toly Anderson, who both died January 28th.

Peak of the Week: Every Thursday at 9pm sample a new release

February 11: Sarah Shook & the Disarmers

Sidelong – Country music with a punk rock soul out of Chapel Hill with Sarah’s strong debut release.

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WNCW's Handmade Mug - Available Again for Donation

WNCW has made these mugs available again, which were handcrafted by Doe Ridge Pottery.

What's The Best Way To Keep Mosquitoes From Biting?

Don't get bitten by mosquitoes.That's the advice offered to the public in virtually every article on the rapidly spreading, mosquito-borne Zika virus.There's no arguing with the advice. Zika, once considered a relatively mild flu-like illness, has now been linked to a surge in severe birth defects in Brazil and possibly to cases of paralysis.But anyone who is a mosquito magnet must be asking: Can humans really keep the bloodsucking bugs at bay?To find out how people can best protect themselve...
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