Music that Reflects, Enriches and Invites
WEHC proudly plays an eclectic blend of music to suit our listeners. We feature local artists from the surrounding area as well as multiple other classic genres such as blues, bluegrass, classical, americana, classic rock, and more! WEHC also features a variety of talk shows that are both intellectual and informative.
Blue Monday: Monday 3pm
Have you got a case of the Monday Blues? Look no further as Hosts Bill McKee and Carson Blom try to help you chase those blues away. You will hear everything from Etta James and Blind Willie Jackson to Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears. We have Robert Johnson, Howlin’ Wolf, Buddy Guy, Joe Bonamassa, Clapton, King, and Waters and much more!
Born in the Mountain: Thursday 1pm/2pm
Old-Time music on the air! Join Ivy Sheppard for a two hour long exploration into the traditional music of the foothills of the Blue Ridge and beyond.
Celtic Clanjamphry: Sunday 4pm
Hosted by Jack Beck, Celtic Clanjamphry offers a broad range of Celtic and Celtic-influenced music ranging from traditional tunes to modern songs with traditional backgrounds. That mix is part of our Appalachian roots, and ties us to people and places ranging from France and Spain, to Ireland, Scotland and Bob Dylan.
Classic Gold Bluegrass Show: Sunday 8pm
The show that brings Traditional Bluegrass back to the airwaves! Classic Gold Bluegrass with your co-hosts Linda Wright & Kenneth Berrier.
Compact Discoveries: Tuesday 2pm
Hosted by Fred Flaxman, Compact Discoveries is an exciting new approach to beautiful, classic music. Each hour is based on a different theme. The host, Fred Flaxman, is an award-winning writer and public broadcaster.
Cookies with Carson: Monday 9pm
Cookies with Carson is exclusively on WEHC, LIVE! Carson Blom plays all kinds of musical treats, with a baker’s dozen, cookin’ up each week. We’ve got the music to sweep you off your feet. Other DJs have the tracks, but they don’t have the snacks!
Countdown Americana: Friday 10pm/Monday 2pm
Host Jacob Dickerson is counting down tracks from the top 10 albums getting airplay on Americana radio stations across the country, for the week.
Infinite Highway: Monday 8pm/Saturday 9pm
Keith Weiss is the host of “Infinite Highway” on WEHC 90.7 FM. Keith has been involved in broadcasting since high school. The school district where Keith attended high school in South Florida, has its own 3,000 watt FM radio station, WKPX. He gained valuable experience at a young age while hosting a radio show and news updates for the station. During his college years, Keith worked part-time in a variety of capacities at radio stations in Tampa, Miami and Sanford, Florida. After college, he pursued a career in broadcast journalism, which now spans more than 25 years. Keith has worked at television newsrooms in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Louisiana and the Tri-Cities. He has worked as the News Director for News 5 WCYB and Fox Tri-Cities since November, 2015. Keith has a passion for motorsports and is happy to call the Tri-Cities region, home! He is looking forward to presenting a wide variety of rhythm, roots and new discoveries from the world of music to listeners each week.
Long Way Home: Tuesday 8pm/Friday 3pm
Together we listen to local, regional, and travelling musicians. From interviews, to pit stops at regional and historic sites, Leigh Anne Hunter weaves the story of southwest Virginia through story and song.
Music from Foggy Hollow: Sunday 10pm
Host, Michael Kear plays the latest bluegrass, newgrass and acoustic country music from Australia and overseas. He frequently features a new album each week, playing 4 - 8 tracks off the album during the show and often has interviews with bluegrass personalities or artists.
Mike welcomes listener requests and comments. You can call the show on (02) 45 899 899 and request tunes, or comment about what you are hearing. He loves hearing from listeners - it helps get through the long early morning hours. If you prefer you can email the show to request more information about something we’ve said or done during the show, or let us know about things the other listeners might be interested in.
Oldies Hour: Thursday 7-9pm & Saturday 4pm
Join local community member Ed Hibbitts to get the very best in his oldies music collection. Look forward to hearing music from the first four decades of rock and roll.
Retroclectic: Wednesday 8pm
Retroclectic eatures an electric mix of genres including rock, soul, gospel, and funk as well as people in time periods ranging from Led Zeppelin to Dolly Parton. This radio show hopes to inspire you to not just listen to the music, but to get up and dance. Hosted by David and Ann Ledgerwood.
Rise Up Singing: Wednesday 9pm/Saturday 2 pm
Join host Steve Fisher for an eclectic mix of alternative folk, country, and Americana featuring political music from social justice struggles past and present.
Classic Country: Thursday 2pm
Roll down the windows and turn the volume up as we explore the golden age of classic country music with your host Ivy S. Sheppard. Warm up those tubes and get in your requests: 276-944-6593
Hobo Stew: Tuesday 10pm/ Friday 9pm
Hosted by Craig Thompson, Hobo Stew is a show that plays anything worth listening to and leaves no rock unturned to satisfy your musical appetite. The shows free-wheeling nature spans different genres and styles from all over the world and throughout history.
Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour: Friday 7pm/Monday 9pm
Soundtracks: Tuesday 7pm/Friday 8pm
SOUNDTRACKS features songs from movie soundtracks. Join host, Doug Pote as he explores Pop/Rock styles through various musical eras, but also include Reggae, Latin, Blues, Soul, Broadway, Disney, Country, and Folk music. When exploring the music of popular films, the sky’s the limit!
Steal Your Song: Tuesday 9:30pm/Friday 3:30pm
Brothers and sisters, music history buffs, song catchers, old heads, new heads, dead heads and fans of American Roots and beyond, this one’s for you! Steal Your Song, hosted by Leigh Anne Hunter, is the show dedicated to Grateful Dead song interpretations AND the original sources. After all, back in 1967, Jerry Garcia said of the band, “We’re clever thieves, steal from a lot of places, and rearrange…We’ve been getting into stealing classical licks, anything we hear!” Tune in, as we listen to Grateful Dead AND dig into the musicians that inspired them.
Sharing the Groove: Tuesday 9pm/Friday 3pm
Host Brent Treash shares music from the bands you love now, and those you will love in the future. Covering the musical gauntlet folk, Americana, and jam, Brent has a good handle on the musical pulse of Appalachia.
The Jukebox: Weeknights 11pm
Put a nickel in the jukebox weeknights from 11-Midnight and see where the music takes us. Share your ideas and playlists with us: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Road Unknown: Saturday 6pm
Join host, Bill McKee, on the Road Unknown each week here on WEHC 90.7 FM, as he weaves together music from different decades, genres and subjects to bring you music you like to hear. Sometimes mixing love, war, social conscious and the welfare of children. Other times he dips his toes into the history of music, blues, Motown or other turns down the road unknown. His focus is to always bring you music you want to hear, and hear more of.
Occasionally Bill features an interview with a particular band, musician, songwriter and artist, complete with some of their great music.
Thursday Night Jazz: Thursday 9pm
Enjoy great jazz music every Thursday night hosted by Al Bradly.
Tim White Blue Grass Hour: Sunday 9pm
The Tim White Bluegrass Hour is nothing but a full hour of true bluegrass and mountain music like Grandma and Grandpa used to play. Sit back and relax each Sunday evening and expect only the best in bluegrass, old time, and comedy.
Vinyl Reflections: Wednesday 7pm/Saturday 3pm
David Winship grew up with folk, protest, country, and 60’s and 70’s rock and roll music. He has kept his vinyl record collection together over the years and has a story to go with every album. On Vinyl Reflections he will share his selections from several records and give their history as he remembers them.
Vocal Treasures: Tuesday 3pm
Bill Campbell’s program, Vocal Treasures, is heard on Tuesday afternoons at 3 o’clock. The music to be heard on the program spans the period from John Dowland (1500’s) to Thomas Ades (Present Day). The program features all genres of classical vocal music including selections from opera, oratorio, operetta, musical theatre, and both secular and sacred songs. All of the recording used in the program are from Bill’s extensive collection.
What in the World Wednesdays 2pm/Thursday 10pm
Host Eugene Wolf offers you a taste of music from all over this wonderful planet. Come ready to perk up your ears and freshen your heart every Wednesday at 2 pm.
Wombats and Music: Monday 7pm/Saturday 1pm
Join host Harry Baya as he plays his personal favorite songs, brand new songs, with a few “wombats” (odd, peculiar songs) thrown in! He promises a wide assortment for your listening pleasure including country music.
Women on Air: Wednesday 3pm/Friday 6pm
Hosted by Susan Lachman, Women on Air is a radio program that focuses on music for women, by women. Women’s music, at its birth, was largely rooted in folk music. Although these roots still influence contemporary women artists, the genre has become much more diverse over the years. Tune in to get a grasp on the music scene provided solely by women.
Beale Street Caravan: Monday 1pm
For more than 20 years, BSC has been capturing and exporting the sounds of Memphis and the Delta region. It is our mission to celebrate the culture of our region by sharing our music with the world.
Beale Street Caravan, the most widely distributed blues radio program in the world, attracts more than 2.4 million listeners each week. Produced in the home of the blues and the birthplace of rock & roll, Beale Street Caravan covers the world with The Sounds of Memphis. Each week, our audience experiences the heartfelt sounds and colorful stories of Memphis music in intimate, live-in-concert performances.
Folk Alley: Saturday 10pm
Folk Alley is a public service, produced by the FreshGrass Foundation, that strives to bring folk, roots, and Americana music to the world via the Internet, reaching across the miles and the generations to provide global exposure for an art form with long-standing tradition and a loyal fan community. https://folkalley.com/mission/
Grab Bag: Wednesday 1:30pm
We reach into the Grab Bag of promotional albums and new releases and play a single. We might hear something new, together! This is a live show, hosted by WEHC staff and students.
Live & Local: Saturday 8pm/Thursday 3pm
WEHC is pleased to present a new addition to Live and Local when WEHC brings presents In Your Ear, a long running live music series that originally aired on Richmond’s public radio outlet, WCVE FM and later on VPM Music.In Your Ear features intimate live performances.
Martha Bassett Show: Sunday 6pm
The Martha Bassett Show is produced in collaboration with WFDD in Winston-Salem, NC and is recorded live at the historic Reeves Theater in Elkin, NC. This weekly one-hour music program blends the best of the national Roots and Americana scene with the rich artistry, history, and flair of North Carolina’s Piedmont region.
Helmed by one of the state’s most distinguished musicians, this live show is launching its 6th season and features national artists, fresh local faces, and the music of Martha Bassett.
Each show is a collaboration in song and conversation between Martha, her band, and the guests. Past artists have included Mollie O’Brien, Presley Barker, Ben Sollee, Jonathan Byrd, Amythyst Kiah, Jim White, Elizabeth Cook, Sam Baker, Will Kimbrough, Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas, and Gaelynn Lea.
You’ll hear the songs of folks you know and meet new artists who will life your hearts and fill your playlists. It’s good music for good people!
Song of the Mountains: Sunday 7pm
Song of the Mountains showcases the best talents in Bluegrass, Americana and Old-time music. An Award-winning public television series showcasing music, musicians, musical heritage and culture of the Southern Appalachians!
Live concerts are held monthly at The Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Virginia with shows videotaped for our award winning Television Series which can be seen on public television affiliates throughout the country.