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WNCW's Summer Outback Opry Drive-in Concert Series is wrapping up with the season finale featuring the Steep Canyon Rangers on October 2nd at 8pm. The show will be "out back" in the parking lot of The Foundation Performing Arts Center at Isothermal Community College in Spindale, NC.

Poster for Outback Summer Series
Graphic by Brenda Craig

We had so much fun at our last WNCW Summer Outback Opry Drive-in Concert, we are doin' it again! We have another stellar lineup of musicians scheduled to perform Saturday, September 5, 2020 at 7pm in the parking lot of The Foundation Performing Arts Center at Isothermal Community College in Spindale, NC.

 

Graphic for a drive in concert
Graphic By Brenda Craig

Pandemic got you down? Got Cabin Fever? Missing live music?  Of course you are, and your friends at WNCW think we have the cure! We're calling it the WNCW Summer Outback Opry - As in, out back in the parking lot of The Foundation at Isothermal Community College in Spindale, NC, home of WNCW.

From Life Nation: The Black Crowes' Chris and Rich Robinson will herald the thirty-year anniversary of their landmark quintuple platinum debut album Shake Your Money Maker with a world tour beginning June 17 in Austin, Texas and playing PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte Friday 7/3 and Coastal Credit Union Music Park Saturday in Raleigh 7/4.  Tickets and VIP packages are on sale at LiveNation.com.

We have ANOTHER ticket giveaway! You can see Chris Stapleton this summer - free! Enter by sending email with STAPLETON in the subject line to pledge@wncw.org - Contest ends Tuesday, Feb. 18, at noon. Share this with your friends! Chris Stapleton’s “All-American Road Show” will return this summer & fall with a new run of shows with stops at PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte on August 7th & more! The tour includes Elle King & Kendell Marvel! For more info go to livenation.com.

 

Promo Graphic for Band
Umphrey's McGee

We know we have lots of Umphrey's McGee fans in our coverage area and beyond, so were offering up some tickets to see the band in Asheville, NC at the newly named Harrah's Cherokee Center Asheville - located in downtown A-ville, NC in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Send an email to pledge@wncw.org and you'll be entered in our contest to win a pair of tickets to see this quintessential JAM BAND on Valentines Day, Fri. Feb. 14, 2020. CONTEST ENDS Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 2pm - so put your name in the hat and go see some killer live music!

This just in from LIVE NATION:

Band posing with instruments
Dave Simchock

WNCW staffers are gearing up for the station's annual LIVE Goin' Across The Mountain show which will be held this Saturday, January 18, at The Foundation For Performing Arts Center, located here on the campus of Isothermal Community College, in Spindale, North Carolina.

The Earl Scruggs Music Festival is proud to announce new additions to the festival lineup for the upcoming 2020 event: The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Jim Lauderdale, Chatham County Line, and the Earls of Leicester. 

Listen for your chance to win tickets for the Charlotte show all this week on WNCW!

From our friends at LiveNation:

In early December, seven-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette announced that she will be embarking on a 31-date North American tour which kicks off June 2, 2020 in Portland, OR. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will celebrate 25 years of  JAGGED LITTLE PILL.  Morissette will be playing all her biggest hits along the way, and she'll be joined by special guests GRAMMY nominated Alt Band Garbage, and GRAMMY nominated Indie singer/songwriter Liz Phair.  All three acts will perform at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, NC on Sunday 6/21 and Coastal Credit Union Music Park in Raleigh, NC on 6/23.   Click for more details...

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