STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada
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...
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...
New Tunes At Two
New Tunes At Two
Tuesday, February 9
Wednesday, February 10
Spindale Cycle: Mondays at 8pm featuring a classic album played in its entirety
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...