Air Studio http://wncw.org en Live Friday the 11th at 11am: BRYAN SUTTON http://wncw.org/post/live-friday-11th-11am-bryan-sutton <p>Asheville native Bryan Sutton is one of the hottest flatpickers around these days.&nbsp; He's one of the busiest too -- he's currently picking some great Doc Watson tunes with David Holt and T. Michael Coleman, gearing up to release another Hot Rize album with Tim O'Brien and co., and then there's his terrific solo release <em>Into My Own</em>, a favorite here at WNCW. Bryan visits with Martin on Friday morning, along with Sam Grisman on bass, Mike Barnett on fiddle, and Casey Campbell on mandolin. &nbsp;They play an evening show in Asheville and Saturday in Johnson City.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:08:57 +0000 Martin Anderson 37005 at http://wncw.org Live Friday the 11th at 11am: BRYAN SUTTON Live Monday the 7th between 1 & 2pm: THE FELICE BROTHERS http://wncw.org/post/live-monday-7th-between-1-2pm-felice-brothers <p>James and Ian Felice are two of seven kids that grew up in Upstate NY that began jamming and busking at an early age, and nowadays are joined by Greg Farley on fiddle, Josh Rawson on bass, and David Estabrook on drums for<em> Favorite Waitress, </em>their 5th official release, yet first one to be recorded in a proper studio.&nbsp; &nbsp; "<em>Favorite Waitress</em> is about fantastic escape from the terrifying realities of modern life."&nbsp; They join Martin for a live interview before heading to Asheville for a show with Robert Ellis.</p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:27:29 +0000 Martin Anderson 36978 at http://wncw.org Live Monday the 7th between 1 & 2pm: THE FELICE BROTHERS Live Thursday the 10th at 1pm: SHANNON WHITWORTH & BARRETT SMITH http://wncw.org/post/live-thursday-10th-1pm-shannon-whitworth-barrett-smith <p>Brevard's Shannon Whitworth and Asheville's Barrett Smith make some sweet music together, and they return from Colorado to visit with Joe Kendrick here at WNCW in advance of their Saturday evening show at Isis in Asheville.</p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:27:02 +0000 Martin Anderson 37007 at http://wncw.org Live Thursday the 10th at 1pm: SHANNON WHITWORTH & BARRETT SMITH The Hot Nut Riveters Visit The Air Studio Thursday, July 3rd at 3pm http://wncw.org/post/hot-nut-riveters-visit-air-studio-thursday-july-3rd-3pm <p>The Asylum Street Spankers were originally formed with the help of singer/songwriter Guy Forsyth back in the day, and now he and various Spankers are back together, this time as The Hot Nut Riveters - Texas’s Original Recession Era String Band.&nbsp; Roland welcomes them to WNCW as they make their way towards their Grey Eagle show Thursday night in Asheville.</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:51:23 +0000 Martin Anderson 36867 at http://wncw.org The Hot Nut Riveters Visit The Air Studio Thursday, July 3rd at 3pm Guest DJ on Wednesday 1-2pm: Daniel Coston http://wncw.org/post/guest-dj-wednesday-1-2pm-daniel-coston <p></p><p>Daniel Coston will join Joe Kendrick in the Air Studio on Wednesday as a guest DJ.&nbsp; Tune in as they play music from North Carolina's (and especially Charlotte's) musical past and present. &nbsp; Joe and Daniel will also discuss Daniel's latest book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/There-Was-Time-Charlotte-Carolina/dp/0615809405"><em>There Was A Time: Rock &amp; Roll In The 1960s In Charlotte, And North Carolina</em></a> (second edition).&nbsp; The big release party and Charlotte 60s Reunion concert will be at the Neighborhood Theatre on June 21st.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 11:55:32 +0000 Stephanie Webb 36283 at http://wncw.org Guest DJ on Wednesday 1-2pm: Daniel Coston Monday Morning between 10 and 11am: John Fowler and "Trotting Sally" http://wncw.org/post/monday-morning-between-10-and-11am-john-fowler-and-trotting-sally <p>WNCW's <em>This Old Porch</em> host John Fowler is also the author of a book about a fascinating character of Upstate SC history, Spartanburg's Trotting Sally. &nbsp;Little was known about this African-American fiddler of the early/mid 20th Century, until now. &nbsp;Join Martin Anderson and John Fowler, right after our "Ten O'Clock Doc" set. &nbsp;</p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 01:04:00 +0000 Martin Anderson 36096 at http://wncw.org Monday Morning between 10 and 11am: John Fowler and "Trotting Sally" Live Monday the 9th at 11am: NORA JANE STRUTHERS http://wncw.org/post/live-monday-9th-11am-nora-jane-struthers <p>Nora Jane Struthers discovered a love for American roots music in part thanks to her father taking her to Galax and Mt. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:28:00 +0000 Martin Anderson 35839 at http://wncw.org Live Monday the 9th at 11am: NORA JANE STRUTHERS Live Tuesday the 13th at 1pm: THE HOWLIN' BROTHERS http://wncw.org/post/live-tuesday-13th-1pm-howlin-brothers <p>Ian Craft, Jared Green, &amp; Ben Plasse are The Howlin' Brothers, whose blues harp, banjo, old-time fiddle, and trio harmonies are propelling them on a dizzying tour that has them passing through Spindale Tuesday afternoon on their way to an Asheville show that night.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 21:04:00 +0000 Martin Anderson 34723 at http://wncw.org Live Tuesday the 13th at 1pm: THE HOWLIN' BROTHERS Live in the Air Studio on Tuesday the 6th at 12pm: EDEN BRENT http://wncw.org/post/live-air-studio-tuesday-6th-12pm-eden-brent <p>You can take the boogie-woogie pianist/singer out of Mississippi....but why would you want to take the Mississippi out of her?&nbsp; Eden Brent's got a forthcoming album, <em>Jigsaw Heart</em>, which was recorded at Ben Folds' studio in Nashville (the historic RCA Studio A), but is soaked in the sultry blues and soul of her roots.&nbsp; With tributes to Joan Armatrading, Toni Price, and our own Nina Simone, it's a great new collection, and Joe Kendrick will welcome her to WNCW for a live <em>Spoonful of Blues</em>!&nbsp; She plays Hecht Fest in Charlotte May 30th.</p> Mon, 05 May 2014 12:51:07 +0000 Martin Anderson 34483 at http://wncw.org Live in the Air Studio on Tuesday the 6th at 12pm: EDEN BRENT Live in the Air Studio Friday the 2nd at 11am: WILLIE WATSON http://wncw.org/post/live-air-studio-friday-2nd-11am-willie-watson <p>A founding member and integral contributor to the Old Crow Medicine Show, Willie Watson has now embarked on a solo career, in addition to work with the Dave Rawlings Machine.&nbsp; His new album <em>Folk Singer Vol. 1</em> is on Gillian &amp; Dave's Acony Record label, and is a nice collection of folk standards and obscure gems on banjo and guitar. Watson joins Martin Anderson Friday morning, and we'll spin a number of songs from it before he heads to the Five String Fest in Lawndale.&nbsp; He also plays The Grey Eagle in Asheville Saturday night with Mandolin Orange.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:18:37 +0000 Martin Anderson 34440 at http://wncw.org Live in the Air Studio Friday the 2nd at 11am: WILLIE WATSON