Studio B

Studio B Performances - Presented by Sierra Nevada (

Studio B is where the live music happens. Under the supervision of WNCW's own golden-eared audio engineer, Dennis Jones, Studio B is the stations state-of-the-art recording facility that hosts regional, national and international artists. WNCW broadcasts performances and interviews live on just about any given day. Some of the finest tracks captured in Studio B find their way to WNCW's self-produced Crowd Around the Mic CDs.

You can watch segments from live Studio B sessions at our new You Tube channel. Check out for performances by Hayes Carll, The Billy Sea, Slaid Cleaves, Erin McKeown and more! Click here to watch the videos.
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TONY JOE WHITE Live Thursday, June 16th at 3pm

Jun 9, 2016

North Louisiana's King of Swamp Rock returns to Studio B, this time with songs from his new release that's as deep as his trademark voice, Rain Crow. The man responsible for "Rainy Night in Georgia", "Willie and Laura Mae Jones", and "Polk Salad Annie" plays Charlotte Thursday and Asheville Friday.

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THE DIGS Live Thursday, June 16th at 1pm

Jun 9, 2016
Kristen Marie Greene

Old-school grooves, neo-soul, funk... One of Asheville's latest great bands The Digs has a hot new release of instrumentals, courtesy of Ram Mandelkorn , Simon Thomas George, Claude Coleman Jr., Phill Bronson, and Jaze Uries. They'll jam through a few in Studio B on Thursday with Scotty. Upcoming local gigs for them include the Foggy Mountain Brewpub on the 17th, and the All Go West Festival on the 25th.

ROBBIE FULKS Live Wednesday, June 15th at 4pm

Jun 9, 2016

One of the more revered songwriters in today's Americana/folk/country world, Robbie Fulks has yet more stories to tell. His latest release Upland Stories refers to the upland region of his NC/VA upbringing, and a number of the songs will resonate with folks in our area. He plays the Grey Eagle in Asheville on Wednesday.

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FRAZEY FORD Live Wednesday, June 15th at 1pm

Jun 9, 2016

From Vancouver, BC, Frazey Ford and the Quiet Revolution bring their soul/folk/country sound to The Mothlight in West Asheville on Wednesday. We find her music -- whether solo or as a founding member of The Be Good Tanyas -- captivating.

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THE BROADCAST Live Friday, June 10th at 3pm

Jun 6, 2016

Asheville is bountiful with musical riches these days, and The Broadcast is a prime example of that. Caitlin Krisko, Aaron Austin, E'Lon Jordan-Dunlap, Tyler Housholder, and Jaze Uries are rightly proud of their new album From the Horizon, and they take it across the country this summer following their big release show in Asheville Saturday.

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