Bettye Lavette at Mountain Stage - 2003
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Once a week we'll post a highlight from this weekend's Mountain Stage broadcast as a preview, and air it during West Virginia Morning, Friday at 7:30 a.m. on West Virginia Public Radio.

You can listen to the entire broadcast Sunday at 2 p.m. on your local West Virgina Public Radio station or here on the web through our Live Radio Stream. If you live outside of West Virginia you can also hear Mountain Stage on these radio stations.
September 23, 2014
Rosanne Cash - A Feather's Not a Bird
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Rosanne Cash's song "A Feather's Not a Bird" comes from her latest album, "River and the Thread," which was inspired a recent trip she took through the American deep south. She performs the song live on Mountain Stage, backed by her partner in life and music, guitarist and producer John Leventhal.
September 17, 2014
Paul Thorn - What the Hell is Going On?
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With his trademark humor and razor-sharp insight, singer-songwriter Paul Thorn asks a question about the state of the world today as only he can: "What the Hell is Going On?"
September 3, 2014
Toad the Wet Sprocket - Walk on the Ocean
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Hitmakers Toad the Wet Sprocket made their first appearance on Mountain Stage near the beginning of their career in 1992. They return 22 years later to perform some of their most beloved songs, including this favorite, "Walk on the Ocean."
August 27, 2014
The Steep Canyon Rangers - Tell the Ones I Love
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Bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers appear on this week's broadcast of Mountain Stage, fresh off their Grammy award-winning collaborations with Steve Martin. Here they perform the title track from their latest album, "Tell The Ones I Love."
August 20, 2014
Darrell Scott & Tim O'Brien - It All Comes Down to Love
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Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott are two of roots music's most formidable singer-songwriters in their own right, but when they join forces, the results are nothing less than spectacular. Here they perform "It All Comes Down to Love," from their acclaimed collaboration Memories and Moments.
August 12, 2014
Brett Dennen - Don't Mess With Karma
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Singer-songwriter Brett Dennen was so beloved by the audience in Charleston that he was asked to perform an encore at the end of his set - a Mountain Stage rarity. Here he is performing "Don't Mess With Karma," from this week's special encore broadcast.
August 5, 2014
Jesse Winchester - That's What Makes You Strong
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Many have tried - but the late Jesse Winchester was among the elite group of songwriters who could truly captivate an audience with just his words, his voice, and an acoustic guitar. Here he preforms one of his most beloved tunes, "That's What Makes You Strong," in front of an entranced Morgantown audience during his final Mountain Stage appearance, recorded in October of last year.
July 30, 2014
Dave Mason - We Just Disagree
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English singer-songwriter and musician Dave Mason has had his hand in countless classic rock staples, including his chart-topping single "We Just Disagree." He performs it here, on the special 800th episode of Mountain Stage.
July 22, 2014
Lori McKenna - If I Could By This Town
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Based out of her hometown of Stoughton, Massachusetts, Lori McKenna has become one of Nashville's most in-demand singer-songwriters. Here she performs "If I Could By This Town," on an episode of Mountain Stage recorded on the north shore of Lake Superior in Grand Marais, Minnesota.
July 15, 2014
The Pines - Rise Up and Be Lonely
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The lush, dark, and atmospheric sounds Twin Cities band The Pines evoke the steely autumn breeze coming off the shore of Lake Superior, where this week's episode of Mountain Stage was recorded. Here they play the song "Rise Up and Be Lonely" from their 2012 release "Dark So Gold."
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