program of the week

Program of the Week, Jan. 22: Jazz Focus

Showtime: Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Steve Taxman plays a mixture of classic and new mainstream jazz releases, and also delves in to the world of freebop and avant garde.

Program of the Week, Jan. 15: Hallelujah Praise

cryals_lg.jpgwhatcher_lg.jpgShowtime: Sundays from 6 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Carolyn Pettiford Ryals and Walter “Country Boy” Hatcher present Hallelujah Praise, three hours of traditional gospel, from quartets to large choirs, from classic favorites to new releases and an extra added special, church news.

Program of the Week, Jan. 8: The Funk Show

hburchette_lg.jpgShowtime: Saturdays from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Host Howard Burchette plays a blend of pop hits from the 70’s with some deep funk. Detailed information on musicians, bands and happenings on the funk scene during the 70’s.

To e-mail Howard Burchette, click here.

Program of the week, Jan. 1: Fresh Air Weekend

Sundays from 9-10 pm

Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for the weekend. Interviews will feature writers, filmmakers, actors, and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. Many of the most popular reviewers from the weekday Fresh Air can also be heard on Fresh Air Weekend, sharing insights into recent movies, music, and books. And there’s more… special segments, including reviews of recently released videos, have been added to the program for additional weekend appeal.

Program of the Week, Dec. 25: Evening Jazz

Showtime: Monday – Thursday from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Hosts Scottie Scarborough, Serena Wiley and Myk’l Hanna play jazz from mainstream to avant garde, mixing classics with jazz from young talent new on the scene.

Program of the Week, July 31: Eagle Jazz

Wednesday from 8 -10 pm

Hosted by NCCU Jazz Studies Faculty & Ben Boddie

Program of the Week, May 8: The Loft

Showtime: Thursday from 7 – 10 pm

Host Steve Taxman plays a blend of hard bop, free bop, and the avant garde. The playlist will include the Art Ensemble of Chicago, Kahil El Zabar, Henry Threadgill, Cecil Taylor, Billy Bang, Don Cherry and many more artists who explore free expression through their music.

To e-mail Steve Taxman, click here.

Program of the Week, Apr. 24: The Dirt

4th Sunday of every month from 5-6 p.m.
Hosted by Brian Powell, The Dirt is North Carolina’s only environmental news and justice radio show that helps lift and amplify voices from communities across the state, primarily communities of color — who are disproportionately exposed to environmental health threats like air pollution, hazardous waste, water contamination and the destructive impacts of climate change. The show is made possible by North Carolina Conservation Network (NCCN). Follow @TheDirtFM on Twitter for details and updates.

 

 

Program of the Week, Oct. 25: Bops, Blues and Ballads

Showtime: Mon. – Thurs. from 12  – 5 pm

Host Aasim Inshirah

Debate – October 19

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton go head-to-head in the third and final Presidential Debate of the 2016 general-election campaign, tonight at 9pm.

WNCU will offer, in REAL TIME, a debate transcript and INSTANT FACT CHECKING from NPR reporters and editors.

The NPR politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, will be live, annotating the debate. Portions of the debate with added analysis are highlighted, followed by context and fact checking from NPR studios.

Get the facts as they happen from WNCU and NPR.

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