TOP 100 OF 2017 It’s that time again! Time to vote for your 10 favorite WNCW releases of 2017 , and help us create the Top 100 for our end of year countdown at the end of December. You will also qualify to win a complete set of the WNCW Top 10 discs, as compiled by fellow listeners and programmers! Click here to see the list of albums we have featured this year and cast your vote. We have compiled one large list that includes Bluegrass, Blues, Regional, and all the other styles we cover. ...
Special Series This Week
David Weintraub will be presenting a special series this week during NPR’s Morning Edition, produced by WNCW's Kim Clark. T he feature is a radio adaptation of A GREAT AMERICAN TAPESTRY: The Many Strands Of Mountain Music - the latest documentary film from Weintraub and The Center for Cultural Preservation , based in Hendersonville, NC. The Southern Appalachian Mountains were once home to a diverse mix of Europeans, African-Americans and indigenous native peoples. The area became a vibrant...
WNCW invites you to join us as a volunteer on Wednesday, December 6, for Before the Jam, Lend a Hand. WNCW staff will be on hand to take part and help build homes for Habitat For Humanity. Also, one lucky volunteer will receive a $300 Merrell gift card. More information online at ashevillehabitat.org . Sign up today, click here!
Peak of the Week: Thursdays at 9pm sample a new release
Thursday, November 30: Margo Price – All American Made
STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada
While the event has since taken place, this Friday Feature Interview of the Week aired (Nov. 10, 2017) just before the first ever Asheville Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival. Expect the event to continue in the future, as you listen back to all that goes in to these events that are presented all across the country by Food Truck Festivals of America. Representing the group and interviewed by WNCW was Janet Prensky. You'll be hungry after hearing this one! Posted by Host and Producer of The...