Asheville’s first community radio station, WPVM’s mission is to foster community through programming that cultivates dialogue to inform and entertain. Dedicated to bringing Asheville’s culture and music to the world, the station provides the medium for artists, businesses, community leaders, and nonprofits to share their voice on live radio. 


WPVM’S BROADCAST STUDIO

 The background  image you see behind all our pages is a copy of the original patent granted to Edwin Armstrong for a radio receiver – Oct., 6 1914.  It was the very beginning or radio as we know it.


Zenith Spartan Circa 1938. Mahogany and Birdseye Maple cabinet

VISIT OUR WORLD OF RADIO EXHIBIT PAGE AND VIEW OUR DOCUMENTARY ON THE EVOLUTION OF THE TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGN OF RADIO; FROM  MORSE CODE TO WIFI, RADAR, CELL PHONE TECHNOLOGY AND INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL RADIO OF TODAY.

NOAA Weather

Asheville NC

Last Updated on Jan 19 2021, 1:54 am EST

Current Conditions: Fair

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Temp: 27°F

Wind: North at 0mph

Humidity: 85%

Dewpoint: 23.0°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

NOAA Weather

Asheville NC

Last Updated on Jan 19 2021, 1:54 am EST

Current Conditions: Fair

NOAA Icon

Temp: 27°F

Wind: North at 0mph

Humidity: 85%

Dewpoint: 23.0°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

MANY WAYS TO LISTEN

In Asheville and the French Broad river valley  tune into 103.7 on your FM dial. Download our app from iTunes or Google Play…key in WPVM. Or listen  live on Alexa; download the app and tell   Alexa to play “Radio Asheville”. or The Voice of Asheville.

                Or tell Siri to play WPVM-lp

Download  TuneIn, MyTuner or Receiver Radio.  on your smart tv or computer. Mobile devices can download  WPVM’s app from iTunes or Google Play (key in WPVM).