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Goin' Across The Mountain LIVE Jan. 18th: RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE |CAROLINA BLUE

WNCW 88.7 FM and The Foundation are thrilled to once again present “Goin’ Across the Mountain Live” in honor of WNCW’s acclaimed Saturday bluegrass show. Headlining this year will be the "Queen Of Bluegrass," Rhonda Vincent and the Rage. She's been described as "A firecracker of talent that powers one of the HOTTEST SHOWS in any genre of music." Opening the show will be Carolina Blue , a Brevard, NC based, traditional bluegrass and gospel band. The group's roots run deep in the tradition of...

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STUDIO B - PRESENTED BY SIERRA NEVADA

Steep Canyon Rangers Live Wednesday, January 16th between 11am & Noon

Congrats to the Rangers for ranking #3 in WNCW's Top 100 of 2018 ! (in good company with the likes of John Prine and Jason Isbell.) And all of the great successes these boys from Brevard and Asheville have experienced the past few years couldn't happen to nicer guys. We welcome them back to their home radio station in advance of their Asheville show Saturday the 19th (with Hiss Golden Messenger!)

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New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, January 14

The Get Right Band – Live in Asheville

Tuesday, January 15

Nick Waterhouse – Nick Waterhouse

Wednesday, January 16

Dangermuffin – Live at Stage One

Thursday, January 17

Andy Bassford – The Harder They Strum

Peak of the Week: Thursdays at 9pm sample a new release

Thursday, January 17: Charles Bradley

"Black Velvet" Named after his nickname as a James Brown impersonator. RIP, Screaming Eagle of Soul. What a life he lived, and shared.

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First of two stories, which are part of an ongoing series on obesity in America. The first part begins in August as students start their weight-loss journey at Wellspring Academy, a boarding school in Brevard, N.C. The second checks in with the students a few months later.

Today's show features live performances from some of our favorite World Cafe artists, straight from our 20th-anniversary celebration concerts.

T-Bone Burnett On World Cafe

Oct 31, 2011

Legendary singer-songwriter and folk-rock pioneer T-Bone Burnett is known for his captivating solo material, but also for his role as a legendary producer of records by everyone from Roy Orbison to actor Jeff Bridges. In a new interview on World Cafe, Burnett sits down with host David Dye to reflect on some of his most famous projects.

World Cafe Looks Back: Jam-Boree

Oct 27, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe and revisted some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Coldplay

Oct 24, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe and revisited some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe, revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Jazz Greats

Oct 17, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of World Cafe. Each day, we'll revisit some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Robert Plant

Oct 14, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of World Cafe. Each day, we'll revisit some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Elvis Costello

Oct 10, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: The Beatles

Oct 7, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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