Counting Down the Top 100 of 2011

Dec 29, 2011

The votes are in, and we’re counting down your Top 100 of 2011!  Tune in Thursday at 9am as we begin counting down WNCW’s favorite releases of the year, wrapping up with the #1 album by 6pm.  Then on Friday we’ll count them down again with different tunes.  This weekend, we’ll also count down your favorite bluegrass (“Goin’ Across the Mountain”), blues (“Saturday Night House Party”), and regional releases (“Local Color”).

Peak of the Week: Thursday, December 29th

Dec 21, 2011

Etta James
The Dreamer

Spindale Cycle: Monday, December 26th

Dec 21, 2011

John Hartford
Morning Bugle

Spindale Cycle: Monday, December 19th

Dec 18, 2011

Vince Guaraldi
A Charlie Brown Christmas

New Tunes at Two: About

Dec 15, 2011

Every Monday through Thursday afternoon at 2pm we sample a great new release. 

Top 100 CDs of 2010

Dec 15, 2011

1    Avett Brothers – Live, Volume 3

2    Carolina Chocolate Drops – Genuine Negro Jig 

3    Black Keys – Brothers 

This Week in Studio B

Dec 15, 2011

Thursday, December 15th at 11am: Al Petteway & Amy White return to Studio B, this time as a prelude to their annual Swannanoa Solstice Holiday show in Asheville on Sunday.& Al & Amy weave contemporary Celtic- and Appalachian-influenced music with occasional nods to rock and jazz, on acoustic guitar, mandolin, Celtic harp, piano, banjo, lap dulcimer, & world percussion.


Thursday, December 15th

Dec 14, 2011

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
Won't Bow Down

Spindale Cycle

Dec 14, 2011

Monday nights at 8 p.m. we track all the way through a classic album.

Monday, December 12th - The Staple Singers The 25th Day of December

Peak of the Week:

Every Thursday night beginning at 8 p.m. we sample a great new release. LOST IN THE BATTLE OF GREENWOOD

Mac Arnold & Friends INTERVIEW Pt1

Apr 28, 2010

Interview with Mac Arnold & Friends in Studio B on April 28, 2010.


Mar 4, 2010

Roland Dierauf's interview with The Watts in Studio B on March 4, 2010.