New Tunes at Two
12:50 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Wednesday, May 23rd: (VARIOUS ARTISTS) - Mercyland: Hymns For the Rest of Us

Monday, May 21st: SONNY LANDRETH - Elemental Journey 

Tuesday, May 22nd: WILLIE NELSON - Heroes

Wednesday, May 23rd: VARIOUS ARTISTS - Mercyland: Hymns For the Rest of Us

Thursday, May 24th: LAKE STREET DIVE - Fun Machine 

 

 

It's All Politics
12:49 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

'President Romney's' First Day In Office: All About Reversing Obama Per Ad

Romney "Day One" ad

Originally published on Fri May 18, 2012 1:23 pm

Challenging an incumbent president means finding ways to narrow the stature gap between the Oval Office occupant and would-be president.

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New Tunes at Two
12:48 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Tuesday, May 22nd: WILLIE NELSON - Heroes

Monday, May 21st: SONNY LANDRETH - Elemental Journey 

Tuesday, May 22nd: WILLIE NELSON - Heroes

Wednesday, May 23rd: VARIOUS ARTISTS - Mercyland: Hymns For the Rest of Us

Thursday, May 24th: LAKE STREET DIVE - Fun Machine 

 

 

New Tunes at Two
12:47 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Monday, May 21st: SONNY LANDRETH - Elemental Journey

Monday, May 21st: SONNY LANDRETH - Elemental Journey 

Tuesday, May 22nd: WILLIE NELSON - Heroes

Wednesday, May 23rd: VARIOUS ARTISTS - Mercyland: Hymns For the Rest of Us

Thursday, May 24th: LAKE STREET DIVE - Fun Machine 

 

Studio B
12:38 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Wednesday, May 23rd at 4pm: YO MAMMA'S BIG FAT BOOTY BAND

Yo Mamma's Big Fat Booty Band has gone through some wild changes since they began shakin' booties in Asheville in 2002.  The current lineup has a new release: Lee Allen (drums), Mary Frances (keys, vocals), Greg Hollowell (tenor sax, bari sax, flute), Al Al Ingram (bass, vocals), Derrick Johnson (trombone), and JP Miller (guitar, vocals).

 

 

 

 

The Two-Way
12:36 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

House Approves Continuation Of Indefinite Detention For Terror Suspects

A unlikely coalition failed to derail the government's practice of holding terror suspects for indefinite periods of time.

Some Democrats and Tea Party Republicans put the issue to a vote through an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would have ended the practice but it ultimately failed, today, in the GOP-controlled house by a vote of 238 to 182.

The AP reports:

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Studio B
12:25 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Wednesday, May 23rd at 11am: VALORIE MILLER

Swannanoa's Valorie Miller is back with a new release.  Tune in for a live set from this Local Color favorite.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Studio B
12:20 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Thursday, May 24th at 11am: THE TEETOTALLERS

Fans of traditional Irish music are required to check out this trio: singer/guitarist John Doyle, fiddler Martin Hayes (six All-Ireland fiddle championships), and flutist Kevin Crawford (longtime member of Lunasa) make up The Teetotallers, playing the Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville Thursday evening.  

Studio B
12:10 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Thursday, May 24th at 3pm: GEOFF ACHISON

It's always a treat when the incredible guitarist Geoff Achison is back in our area.  A favorite among WNCW blues fans, he's back in Studio B in advance of shows in Asheville, Tryon, and elsewhere in the Southeast these next couple weeks.  

 

 

 

 

Studio B
12:03 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Friday, May 25th at 4pm: IRONING BOARD SAM

Born in Rock Hill, SC in 1939, moved to Memphis in 1959, followed by stints in Chicago, New Orleans, L.A., Europe....Ironing Board Sam has been around.  Tune in for some incredible stories centered around boogie-woogie blues, Beale Street, Chess, innovative keyboard inventions, and more.  He plays Greer Friday night as part of their Blues Ramble series.  

 

 

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