Lan Nichols http://whqr.org en FSB Encore from Mac & Juice and Jim Ashley http://whqr.org/post/fsb-encore-mac-juice-and-jim-ashley <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><strong>Front Street Blues</strong> explores many of the classic artists of the 20th century, but we also feature Blues tunes by talented local musicians. Past installments of FSB&nbsp;have included studio and live cuts by&nbsp;Spidermike&nbsp;Bochey, Charlie &amp; Rose Lucas, Michele &amp; The Midnight Blues, Mojo Collins, Tommy B. &amp; The Stingers, Rick Tobey, and quite a few more.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:40:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 53587 at http://whqr.org FSB Encore from Mac & Juice and Jim Ashley It's a 'Ladies Night' of Blues on 91.3fm! http://whqr.org/post/its-ladies-night-blues-913fm <p>WHQR's<strong>&nbsp;Front Street Blues</strong> has been a weekend FM mainstay for over a decade, and the Blues just keeps coming. It'll get even more interesting on Saturday, March 15 when host &amp; producer Lan&nbsp;Nichols plays&nbsp;nothin' but the ladies of the Blues.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:00:48 +0000 Lan Nichols 51855 at http://whqr.org It's a 'Ladies Night' of Blues on 91.3fm! Soup To Nuts Live!: Mac & Juice Quartet http://whqr.org/post/soup-nuts-live-mac-juice-quartet <p>Beginning as an acoustic duo over a decade ago, <strong>Mac &amp; Juice</strong> now travel the countryside as a quartet (acoustic and electric), playing original music described as “a broad-spectrum, rock &amp; roll mosaic” with a vast stylistic range. Their latest release,&nbsp;<em>Step Into The Light</em>, is a mélange of genres that runs the gamut – from Stevie Wonder to Merle Haggard, with hook-laden songwriting and elements of bluegrass, jazz and Americana throughout. &nbsp;Every show is a surprise, and this episode of Soup To Nuts Live! will be no different.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 49934 at http://whqr.org Soup To Nuts Live!: Mac & Juice Quartet Got 'Em On Film: L Shape Lot (The Duo) at STNL! http://whqr.org/post/got-em-film-l-shape-lot-duo-stnl <p></p><p>Alex Lanier and Eric Miller returned to the friendly confines of WHQR's MC Erny Gallery for another installment of Soup To Nuts Live! on November 7, 2013. &nbsp;It was an exciting, upbeat session featuring one of our region's favorite acoustic duos, L Shape Lot.</p><p>The full live recording of <strong>this show airs on Friday and Saturday (Nov. 22, 23) at 9pm&nbsp;</strong>on WHQR 91.3FM. Don't miss it!</p><p>Check out this clip from the show - and listen to the broadcast of STNL! this weekend on WHQR!</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 23:15:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 46448 at http://whqr.org Got 'Em On Film: L Shape Lot (The Duo) at STNL! Watch this Clip of Lightnin' James at Soup To Nuts Live! http://whqr.org/post/watch-clip-lightnin-james-soup-nuts-live <div id="watch-description-text"><p>(Airing Friday, June 21 &amp; Saturday, June 22 at 9PM on WHQR 91.3fm)</p><p id="eow-description">He's cool, calm, and collected, a hardcore Bluesman, and a prolific performer who believes in his art. Lightnin' James brings his own music (and a couple of notable Blues standards) to life during WHQR's Soup To Nuts Live! in the MC Erny Gallery. James has performed throughout the Carolinas and competed at the 2012 Cape Fear Blues Challenge.</p> Sat, 15 Jun 2013 02:00:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 38208 at http://whqr.org Watch this Clip of Lightnin' James at Soup To Nuts Live! Contrast in WHQR's MC Erny Gallery http://whqr.org/post/contrast-whqrs-mc-erny-gallery <p>Two different artists, two different cultures, two different styles - a perfect contrast!&nbsp; This much-anticipated exhibit features E.&nbsp;<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Francisca </span>Dekker<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5"> and Benjamin </span>Billingsley<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">.&nbsp; Stop by 254 N. Front Street (</span>3rd<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5"> floor) and see what's hanging in the MC </span>Erny<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5"> gallery at </span>WHQR<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">.</span></p> Tue, 28 May 2013 17:52:18 +0000 Lan Nichols 37174 at http://whqr.org Contrast in WHQR's MC Erny Gallery Jeanne Jolly Returns to a Full House at STNL! http://whqr.org/post/jeanne-jolly-returns-full-house-stnl <p>There's no mistaking the voice. Or the songwriting. Once again, Jeanne Jolly brought the whole package to WHQR's Soup To Nuts Live! in Wilmington NC on Thursday, April 18, 2013. 8-string guitarist (and Jeanne's producer) Chris Boerner and drummer Nick Baglio painted a wonderfully melodic backdrop for Jeanne's performance.</p><p>You can discover more about Jeanne Jolly at <a href="http://www.jeannejolly.com">www.jeannejolly.com</a>.</p><p><a href="http://youtu.be/xTpt6C8FDxg">http://youtu.be/xTpt6C8FDxg</a></p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 21:15:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 35094 at http://whqr.org Jeanne Jolly Returns to a Full House at STNL! Soup To Nuts Live with Brent Stimmel http://whqr.org/post/soup-nuts-live-brent-stimmel <P><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Singer/songwriter/guitarist </SPAN><STRONG style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Brent Stimmel </STRONG><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">shared his music with us at Soup To Nuts Live! on Feb. 28, 2013. Guest musician&nbsp;</SPAN><STRONG style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Les Britt</STRONG><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5"> provided a wonderfully subtle backdrop of electric guitar and vocal harmonies that made this </SPAN>STNL<SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">! a night to remember.&nbsp;&nbsp;WHQR thanks Brent &amp; Les for&nbsp;their great performance and being a part of what we do at 91.3fm.</SPAN></P> <P> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 21:05:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 32532 at http://whqr.org Soup To Nuts Live with Brent Stimmel Finger Pickin' & Cello Sizzle at STNL! http://whqr.org/post/finger-pickin-cello-sizzle-stnl <P><STRONG>Richard Smith</STRONG> and <STRONG>Julie Adams</STRONG> have been traveling the world and blending guitar and cello for years.&nbsp; And while previous sojourns to this end of the Carolinas have been rare, their appearances easily create gushing converts.&nbsp; There were few exceptions at the January 17th Soup To Nuts Live! Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 30317 at http://whqr.org Finger Pickin' & Cello Sizzle at STNL! Bright & Beautiful Fourth Friday Gallery Night at WHQR http://whqr.org/post/bright-beautiful-fourth-friday-gallery-night-whqr <p>The exquisite canvasses of <strong>Barbara Bear Jamison</strong> and <strong>Julia Bates Toone</strong> enjoyed an opening Fourth Friday reception in the MC Erny Gallery at WHQR on September 28. Together, these artists make a grand pair, with an abundant array of vibrant oils and watercolors. Take a walk with us through this exhibit...</p><p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pYeiu-xhL4">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pYeiu-xhL4</a><span style="DISPLAY: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Sat, 29 Sep 2012 03:00:00 +0000 Lan Nichols 24913 at http://whqr.org Bright & Beautiful Fourth Friday Gallery Night at WHQR