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Live Saturday, January 27th at 10am: STEPHANE WREMBEL

One of France's -- in fact the world's -- best Gypsy jazz guitarists comes back to our area for the 9th annual Django Reinhardt Birthday Party at The Grey Eagle in Asheville on Saturday. Join Roland during "Jazz and Beyond" for a visit from Stephane Wrembel with his rhythm guitarist Thor Jensen.

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Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival 2018 Lineup

BONNAROO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL REVEALS 2018 LINEUP EXTRAORDINARY BILL INCLUDES EMINEM, THE KILLERS, MUSE AND MANY MORE 17TH ANNUAL EVENT SET FOR JUNE 7-10 IN MANCHESTER, TN TICKETS ON SALE NOW EXCLUSIVELY VIA BONNAROO.COM "Bonnaroo is, for more than a few, a social experiment in lifting up the potential of community, a structured instance of humans coming together and loving themselves and their neighbors to the best of their ability. It's a four-day-long practice in empathy and hope and...

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New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, January 22

Grayson Capps – Scartlett Roses

Tuesday, January 23

Chris Smither – Call Me Lucky

Wednesday, January 24

Steep Canyon Rangers – Out in the Open (with Woody Platt & Graham Sharp joining Scotty!)

Thursday, January 25

Mark Erelli – Mixtape

STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada

Peak of the Week: Every Thursday at 9 PM Sample A New Release

Thursday, January 25: Bette Smith – Jetlagger

A neo-Soul/R&B renaissance is in full swing these days! For fans of Macy Gray, Bettye LaVette, Mavis Staples…

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Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival 2018 Lineup

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BONNAROO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL REVEALS 2018 LINEUP

EXTRAORDINARY BILL INCLUDES EMINEM, THE KILLERS, MUSE AND MANY MORE

17TH ANNUAL EVENT SET FOR JUNE 7-10 IN MANCHESTER, TN

Willie Nelson will come to the Peace Center on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 7:30pm.  Tickets go on sale Friday, January 26 at 10:00am and range from $65-$95.  Visit the Peace Center online.

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Living Web Farms of the Hendersonville region and Representative Daniel Hettinger was guest of this 'Friday Feature Interview of the Week' to discuss the farms mission to take care of the land, grow and produce healthy foods, and extend a helping hand to citizens.  That helping hand includes a new event called The Western North Carolina (WNC) Repair Cafe.  Check out this podcast for all the details.  This edition originally aired on January 19, 2018.

More to the Story: What's Up in McDowell County

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It's a new year and lots of things seem to be happening and coming together about re-development and a possible new events center for Downtown Marion and McDowell County. This 'More to the Story' from January 17, 2018 featured Reporter Mike Conley of the McDowell News.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story, Paul Foster - WNCW Senior Producer, News and PSA Coordinator, and Regional Host of NPR's Morning Edition

Live Saturday, January 27th at 10am: STEPHANE WREMBEL

Jan 19, 2018

One of France's -- in fact the world's -- best Gypsy jazz guitarists comes back to our area for the 9th annual Django Reinhardt Birthday Party at The Grey Eagle in Asheville on Saturday. Join Roland during "Jazz and Beyond" for a visit from Stephane Wrembel with his rhythm guitarist Thor Jensen.

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Catie Curtis

We'll hear Catie Curtis talk about philosophy and good works, and perform songs from all through her career in a session from 2010. We'll also cut a rug with Caleb Klauder and His Country Band with Reeb Willms, who were in Studio B in late 2016, a session that produced a stand-out track on our latest Crowd Around The Mic.

 

WILKESBORO, N.C. (January 16, 2018) – MerleFest, presented by Window World and slated for April 26 - 29, is proud to announce five additions to the 2018 lineup: The Mavericks, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Mandolin Orange, Alison Brown, and Brandy Clark. The annual homecoming of musicians and music fans returns to the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina.

Join us throughout the day on Monday as WNCW continues its annual tradition of honoring the words and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with music selections inspired by him. We'll bring you a variety of genres, plus excerpts from a few of his speeches.

Friday Feature: The Energy Savers Network

Jan 12, 2018
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The Executive Director of the Western North Carolina based 'Energy's Savers Network' (Brad Rouse) was guest of the Friday Feature Interview of the Week to provide information about the organization.  They go by the motto, Save the World - One House at a Time, as they try to help needy individuals lower their energy burdens.  Concerns about climate change is  also very important to the network.  This segment originally aired January 12, 2018.

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During this laid-back enjoyable topic about Charlotte's Six Places To Get Fried Chicken From Around The World, Observer Food Editor- Kathleen Purvis will get you hungry talking about restaurants offering Korean, Dominican, and African fried chicken dishes.  This More to the Story is food-delicious and unique to say the least.  It originally aired on January 10, 2018.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story, WNCW Senior Producer, News Director, and Morning Edition Regional Host - Paul Foster

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