THE HONEYCUTTERS Live Friday, August 19th at 3pm

Aug 18, 2016

One of Asheville's favorite bands, The Honeycutters released On the Ropes this year on Arden, NC's Organic Records. Singer/songwriter Amanda Platt and another member or two of the band will talk with Roland Friday afternoon to catch up on what's been happening with them lately. The band plays Tryon's Rogers Park Amphitheatre for the "Summer Tracks" series Friday evening.

First on air August 12 (2016), this Friday Feature Interview of the Week focused on the Western North Carolina Organic Growers School, as Farmers Programs Coordinator Nicole Delcogliano discussed the non-profit group and this falls Farm Beginnings Farmer Training Program.

Posted by Host and Producer of WNCW's Friday Feature, Paul Foster

People and Place Writer for the Asheville Citizen-Times, Dale Neal, discussed the history and heritage of Madison County (N.C.) Ballads - deep rich folk style songs that go back some 100 years.  Dale shares individual and family names from the old days to those keeping it these rich and raw ballads of mountain life alive today.  This was a part of WNCW's More to the Story, August 10, 2016.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story, Paul Foster

Weekend Window 8/13/16

Aug 15, 2016

Fifty years ago, the Beatles released an album heralded as one of the best rock records in history. Thursday night, WNCW airs the radio documentary Everything Was Right: The Beatles’ Revolver from 9 to 11pm. Host Paul Ingles explores the landmark album's story and influence in depth, talking with historians, musicians, music critics, and fans like Jim Derogatis, Shawn Colvin, Mark Erelli, and David Gans. The two hour special also spotlights each song on Revolver.