Mountain Stage Podcast Mountain Stage is a radio show produced by West Virginia Public Broadcasting. It is a two-hour music show taped before a live audience, usually in the Cultural Center in Charleston, WV, although it travels to other venues in the United States and Canada several times each year. It has been on the air since 1983. The program showcases very diverse music, from the traditional to the brand new, from roots music to jazz.
Mountain Stage Podcast

Mountain Stage Podcast

From West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Mountain Stage is a radio show produced by West Virginia Public Broadcasting. It is a two-hour music show taped before a live audience, usually in the Cultural Center in Charleston, WV, although it travels to other venues in the United States and Canada several times each year. It has been on the air since 1983. The program showcases very diverse music, from the traditional to the brand new, from roots music to jazz.More from Mountain Stage Podcast »

Most Recent Episodes

923- NRBQ, Kat Edmonson, Lindsay Lou, The Matchsellers, and The Wooks

This episode of Mountain Stage with Larry Groce includes performances from NRBQ, Kat Edmonson, Lindsay Lou, The Matchsellers, and The Wooks. Recorded at The Culture Center in Charleston, WV. Plan a trip to see a live Mountain Stage performance at www.mountainstage.org/

923- NRBQ, Kat Edmonson, Lindsay Lou, The Matchsellers, and The Wooks

922- Chuck Prophet, Kim Richey, Ona, Sidi Toure and Che Apalache

Mountain Stage with Larry Groce this week is a roots-music road trip of global proportions. Well hear live performances from San Fran rocker Chuck Prophet, roots songwriter Kim Richey, plus Malis Sidi Toure and the Latin/Old-time fusion group Che Apalache. Plan a trip to be a part of our live audience at www.mountainstage.org/shows

922- Chuck Prophet, Kim Richey, Ona, Sidi Toure and Che Apalache

921-M. Ward, Laura Veirs, Joachim Cooder, The Sea The Sea and Dead Horses

Live performances from some indie-rock heavy hitters when M. Ward and Laura Veirs join us on Mountain Stage with Larry Groce. Youll also hear sets from The Sea The Sea, Wisconsins Dead Horses and a spellbinding set from Joachim Cooder. Plan a trip to be a part of our live audience at www.mountainstage.org/shows

921-M. Ward, Laura Veirs, Joachim Cooder, The Sea The Sea and Dead Horses

920- John Gorka, Shawn Camp, The Weather Station, Scott Miller and Dori Freeman

The show heads to Radford University in Radford, VA as we help celebrate the 40th Anniversary of RU's public radio station WVRU. You'll hear performances by John Gorka, Shawn Camp, The Weather Station, Scott Miller and Dori Freeman. Plan a trip to be a part of our live audience at www.mountainstage.org

920- John Gorka, Shawn Camp, The Weather Station, Scott Miller and Dori Freeman

919- James McMurtry, Inara George, The Low Anthem and John Moreland

Larry Groce welcomes James McMurtry, Inara George, The Low Anthem and John Moreland, plus songs from our own Julie Adams and pianist Bob Thompson. Recorded at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, WV. Plan a trip to see Mountain Stage in person at www.mountainstage.orgMountain Stage is a production of West Virginia Public Broadcasting and distributed by NPR Music.

919- James McMurtry, Inara George, The Low Anthem and John Moreland

918- Tal National, Ranky Tanky, Calan, Shannon McNally and Amy Rigby

West Africa's Tal National join us for an energetic live performance. Plus the "Gullah" sounds of South Carolina's Ranky Tanky, new Welsh folk music from Calan, plus songwriters Shannon McNally and Amy Rigby. Recorded at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, WV. Plan a trip to see Mountain Stage in person at www.mountainstage.org

918- Tal National, Ranky Tanky, Calan, Shannon McNally and Amy Rigby

917-Kathy Mattea Guest-Hosts with Seamus Egan Project, Cheryl Wheeler and more.

Country music star and West Virginia native Kathy Mattea guest-hosts this special edition featuring performances by Seamus Egan Project, Cheryl Wheeler, Kenny White, Sam Baker and The Mulligan Brothers. Recorded in Charleston, WV at the Culture Center Theater. Plan a trip to see a live Mountain Stage performance at www.mountainstage.org/

917-Kathy Mattea Guest-Hosts with Seamus Egan Project, Cheryl Wheeler and more.

Special: Grammy Winners and Nominees

This special episode looks back on some of our favorite performances by artists who have received Grammy Awards or Nominations. Songs included by Alison Krauss (2005), Jason Isbell & 400 Unit (2011), Iron & Wine (2016),Robert Cray Band (2017), Sonny Landreth (2017), Larry Cordle (2012),Randy Newman (1999), Chris Stapleton (2015), The SteelDrivers (2008), Eric Bibb (2007), Raul Midon (2010), Infamous Stringdusters (2014), Little Big Town (2007), Jack Ingram (2002), Blind Boys of Alabama (2011), The Lost Bayou Ramblers (2017), and Ladysmith Black Mambazo (1999). Find the full playlist in our "Podcast" section: www.mountainstage.org/archives View our Live Show Schedule and plan a trip to visit us at www.mountainstage.org/shows

916- Joan Osborne, Chris Smither and The Nick Moss Band.

Episode #916 features performances from Joan Osborne, Chris Smither and the Nick Moss Band featuring Dennis Gruenling. Plan a trip to be a part of the live Mountain Stage audience. Browse our Live Show shcedule at www.mountainstage.org *Per an agreement with Verve Records, Bettye LaVette's performance is not included in this podcast. Hear Bettye's segment at www.npr.org/mountainstage.

916- Joan Osborne, Chris Smither and The Nick Moss Band.

915- Patti Smith, Van William, Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore, Robbie Fulks and more.

This special episode features a set from Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Patti Smith, whose husband Fred "Sonic" Smith, born in Lincoln county, WV was honored the previous evening at the 2018 WV Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Plus you'll hear Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore perform along with their daughters Lucy & Brigid Moore, a set from Robbie Fulks, Van William, and an all-star tribute to WV's Rhinestone Hillbilly Little Jimmy Dickens, featuring Tim O'Brien, Charlie McCoy and more.

915- Patti Smith, Van William, Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore, Robbie Fulks and more.

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