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International Clash Day Goes Global

Feb 5, 2018

Radio stations, record stores, and entire cities on all seven continents to declare and celebrate International Clash Day 2018.   Follow on social media using #internationalclashday

On February 7th, 2018, music lovers all over the world will observe International Clash Day, an annual celebration of seminal UK punk band The Clash, and a recognition of the enduring influence of their music and human rights message.   

Celebrate Mardi Gras with WNCW this Tuesday!

Feb 4, 2018
Happy Mardi Gras!
Photo (left) by Ty Gilpin; Photos (right) by Vicki Dameron

Mardi Gras is coming!

Join us from 9am to midnight on Tuesday, February 13 as WNCW provides your Fat Tuesday soundtrack. We’ve got the best in New Orleans funk, jazz, Cajun, Zydeco, & more.  

Laissez les Bontemps Rouler!

Host John Fowler welcomes Crescent Moon Rounders to This Old Porch on Sunday, February 4th at 3:30 for an interview and live session with songs from their new album Ain’t Gonna Get No Supper Here Tonight. The Crescent Moon Rounders have been performing together at musical festivals in North Carolina for over a dozen years. Reid Ringer, from Saluda, South Carolina, and Rob Morrison, from Chapel Hill, have played in various bands together for over 30 years. Ray Owens, from Charlotte, has come from a mixture of bands from Asheville to Charlotte before he joined the Rounders.

INTERNATIONAL CLASH DAY - Wednesday, February 7th

Feb 2, 2018

We at WNCW join in the annual #internationalclashday that goes back to 2013, celebrating The Clash and the messages they expressed through their music of peace, unity, anti-imperialism, anti-racism, poverty awareness, and freedom of expression.  We'll kick off each hour of WNCW's music mix with a tune from The Clash, Joe Strummer, etc. More info here.

BREW DAVIS Live Thursday, February 8th at 11am

Feb 2, 2018

Asheville-by-way-of-Nashville singer/songwriter Brew Davis has a good new release of songs that he'll officially release Thursday evening at Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, after sharing a few of them live with Martin Anderson in the air studio. He's got folks like Charlie Chamberlain and members of the Songs From the Road Band involved.

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