Live Friday November 6th at 2:00pm: NEW MASTERSOUNDS

Nov 2, 2015

Simon Allen, Eddie Roberts, Pete Shand, & Joe Tatton bring the funk and soul better than any other English quartet we know, and they bring it to Charlotte on Wednesday and Asheville on Friday. Their latest release "Made For Pleasure" features singer and American Idol semi-finalist Charly Lowry. We'll hear tunes from it and a Guest DJ set or two that they put together with Professor Scotty Friday afternoon.

Live Friday November 6th at 11am: ALISON BROWN

Nov 2, 2015

Banjo great Alison Brown and her husband Garry West keep themselves busy not only running one of our favorite eclectic record labels, Compass Records, they also have their talented Quartet that is out on tour in support of their latest release "The Song of the Banjo". Bluegrass, country, and jazz combined together begins to describe their sound. Martin will chat with them about both endeavors and hear a variety of songs in our Air Studio. They play the Neighborhood Theatre in Charlotte Thursday, and the Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville Friday.

Live Thursday November 5th at 1pm: BOW THAYER

Nov 2, 2015

Rural Vermont singer/songwriter Bow Thayer is so versatile and inventive with his blend of various Americana sounds, he has invented his own instrument, the "bojotar". He brings it to WNCW Thursday afternoon for a visit with Scotty before playing The Grey Eagle in Asheville that evening.

Friday Feature- NC Beautiful

Oct 28, 2015

The Friday Feature Interview of the Week from Oct. 23 featured North Carolina Beautiful, a non-profit organization that carries the motto 'Empowering Environmental Education'.  Guests are Steve Vacendak, NC Beautiful Executive Director and Duke Energy District Manager, Robin Nicholson.  Vacendak, by the way was a Duke Basketball star in the late 1960's, while Duke Energy plays a major role in supporting the efforts ot NC Beautiful.

This post was issued by the Host and Producer of The Friday Feature Interview of the Week - Paul Foster

Thank you to Doe Ridge Pottery for handcrafting WNCW's mugs for our Fall Fund Drive. Get your mug online at or call 1-800-245-8870.

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Warren Haynes with Railroad Earth -- Ashes & Dust

Widespread Panic -- Street Dogs

John Scofield -- Past Present

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis -- Live in Cuba

Buddy Guy -- Born to Play Guitar

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Tim O'Brien -- Pompadour

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell -- So Familiar

Steep Canyon Rangers -- Radio

Patty Griffin -- Servant of Love

Jason Isbell -- Something More Than Free

Drive-By Truckers -- It's Great to Be Alive!

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge: Bootleg Series V. 12

Black Lillies -- Hard to Please

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Piper Jones -- The Wandering Stars

Open the Door For Three -- Penny Wager

Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller -- The Deep End Sessions Volume II

Rayna Gellert & the Brothers K -- self-titled EP

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Flatt Lonesome -- Runaway Train

Mark Kuykendall, Bobby Hicks & Asheville Bluegrass -- Down Memory Lane

IIIrd Tyme Out -- It's About Tyme

Unspoken Tradition -- Runaway Train

The Churchmen -- Crown of Thorns

Mountain Faith -- That Which Matters

Special Offers & Giveaways This Week

Oct 24, 2015


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