Apply for a show

Interested in hosting a program at WCOM? We have all kinds of talk and music shows. Send your idea to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Make your subject line something like "WCOM show proposal: [insert your show name here]". Please tell us about your idea and about yourself. In order to guarantee a response, you must include the following information:

  • Your name
  • Your phone number
  • Your street address
  • A short summary of your background/bio
  • A description of your show idea
  • Days and times when you are available for a one-hour slot

Please take note:


  • Doing a show is at least a ONE-YEAR commitment to come in person EVERY WEEK with fresh content, in addition to attending trainings and meetings and finding an underwriter (financial supporter) for your show
  • Take a look at our schedule and the rest of this website get a sense of current potential openings (marked "Simian") and offerings.


If you do not hear back within two weeks, please follow up by email.

Thanks for your interest in WCOM! We hope to welcome you to our community of top-notch hosts.

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300-G E. Main St.
Carrboro, NC 27510
Office: 919.929.9601
Studio Call-In: 919.246.9639