LIVE THIS WEEK IN STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada

Thursday July 9th at 12 Noon: THE SHOOK TWINS

These two sisters from Sandpoint, Idaho and now Portland, Oregon are known for their layers of diverse acoustic and electronic instrumentation, and those captivating harmonies that only twin sisters can have. Katelyn and Laurie and their band play Asheville (their first and only Carolina show?) on Thursday the 9th.
Read More

More to the Story - Wednesday, July 8

More to the Story returns to WNCW's Morning Edition on Wednesday, July 8 at 8:51 am when special guest will be John Boyle, columnist and reporter for the Asheville Citizen Times. Two topics will be discussed: Rate Increases At The WNC Farmers Market and The Confederate Flag - 'Is The Flag About Heritage or Hate'.
Read More

Current Giveaways

Doc Watson Posters

Ends July 12, 2015 at midnight

New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, July 6

Freedy Johnston – Neon Repairman

Tuesday, July 7

Galactic – Into the Deep

Wednesday, July 8

Daniel Romano – If I’ve Only One Time Askin’

Thursday, July 9

Sara & Sean Watkins and others – Watkins Family Hour

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

July 6: Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band

Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band -- Celebrate the birthday of the one and only Richard Starkey with this 1990 live one, along with Dr. John, Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Billy Preston, & more.

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

July 9: Sonny Landreth

Bound By the Blues – The great Southwest Louisiana blues guitarist has enlisted bassist David Ranson, drummer Brian Brignac, and the spirit of Johnny Winter.

Now Playing

WNCW e-News

Sign up for monthly updates!


Hear interviews from musicians and local news stories.

Featured Events

Forecastle Festival 2015

Forecastle Music Festival - July 17-19 in Louisville, KY WNCW is excited to be working with these festivals again this year. Also tune into WNCW during these festivals for live broadcasts from staff who are attending.
Read More