News

npr podcast logo
WNCW will publish the podcast each day it is available

You've most likely been hearing about the "The No Contact Concert Series," especially on social media sites. Well, here's the skinny - it's a "completely online" streaming concert experience with a goal to create an online space where artists and production staff can work together to stretch the boundaries of traditional performance formats.

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

Studio B Performances Presented By Sierra Nevada

Jul 7, 2020

Studio B is where the live music happens, and it's presented by Sierra Nevada. Studio B is the station's state-of-the-art recording facility that hosts regional, national and international artists. WNCW broadcasts performances and interviews live from Studio B. Some of the finest tracks captured in these sessions find their way to WNCW's in-house produced Crowd Around the Mic CDs, a beloved thank you gift for many folks, for many years!

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

Here are some albums that have recently risen to the top here at WNCW. A few times a month, Music Director Martin Anderson compiles lists of the top ten current album releases and we list them under Programming and New Releases. If you want to access the list, learn more, see the albums and listen to the music, click on the link below. Thanks so much for listening to Grassroots - Listener Powered Radio! We hope you're enjoying the tunes, the news and all the other great info that is featured on WNCW 88.7 FM and streaming online at wncw.org

NPR Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

npr podcast logo
WNCW will publish the podcast each day it is available

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

NPR Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

Man standing holding musical instrument with mountains in the background
Courtesy of Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

For more than a hundred years, folklorists and other scholars have been visiting the community of Beech Mountain, North Carolina. Perhaps the most prolific collector of the community’s music and stories was himself a native of Old Beech. In the 1960s, Jack Guy began selling mountain handcrafts and folk toys to tourists, helping local artists make a living through their heritage crafts.

NPR Consider This Daily Podcast Logo
WNCW will publish when available

Pages