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Live Show News: October Mountain Stage Shows to Feature Shovels & Rope, Robert Randolph and More
July 12, 2019
Mountain Stage Members are first in line for tickets to the latest additions to the Mountain Stage live show schedule.
Listen: Hiss Golden Messenger on Mountain Stage
July 11, 2019
Hiss Golden Messenger appears on this week's encore episode of Mountain Stage, with songs from their album " Hallelujah Anyhow ," as well as this tune from their 2013 release " Haw ."
Listen: The Wood Brothers on Mountain Stage
July 4, 2019
We revisit The Wood Brothers' third appearance on Mountain Stage as part of this week's encore episode.
Listen: Lee Ann Womack on Mountain Stage
June 27, 2019
Country music star Lee Ann Womack released her album "The Lonely, The Lonesome, & The Gone" last year to critical acclaim. Our Song of the Week is her performance of "All The Trouble,"
Live Show News: Craig Finn, Shook Twins and More Added to Mountain Stage Line-ups
June 25, 2019
It’s sure to be a busy summer for live-music fans in our area as the Mountain Stage schedule continues to grow with some exciting artist additions to our upcoming events.
LIVE SHOW NEWS: Beth Nielsen Chapman, The Steel Wheels and more on Mountain Stage
June 21, 2019
Mountain Stage is excited to announce two more additions to the late Summer offerings here in our home town of Charleston, WV.
WATCH: Mountain Stage This Sunday with Steve Earle, Damien Jurado and More
June 21, 2019
Kathy Mattea will be returning as guest host to welcome Steve Earle & The Dukes, Damien Jurado, Vanessa Peters, Alsarah & the Nubatones and Erika Wennerstrom. UPDATE: Advance Tickets have sold out as of Friday morning. Any available tickets will be placed on sale starting at 5p.m. in the Culture Center lobby, $35. Original Post: A few tickets remain online and at Taylor Books f or this Sunday’s Mountain Stage in Charleston, WV. If you’re unable to join us, then the next best thing is to catch the exclusive live-stream starting at 7p.m. EST.
Listen: Kat Edmonson has our Song of the Week
June 20, 2019
Our Mountain Stage Song of the Week comes from enchanting jazz and pop vocalist Kat Edmonson, who makes her third appearance on the show with songs from her album called " Old Fashioned Gal ."
Listen: Kim Richey On Mountain Stage
June 13, 2019
Our Song of the Week comes from acclaimed Nashville singer and songwriter Kim Richey, along with her band and San Francisco's Chuck Prophet, who was a guest on this episode and also appears on Richey's new album " Edgeland ."
WATCH LIVE: The Milk Carton Kids, Steve Poltz and more on Mountain Stage
June 7, 2019
We’re excited to announce that you can watch Sunday's Mountain Stage show live from anywhere thanks to the video production team at West Virginia Public Broadcasting and our partners at VuHaus . Just point your browser to this post, MountainStage.org or VuHaus.com to watch along. There’s no charge to watch along, but you can always make a gift if you’re feeling generous There’s nothing like being there, though, and tickets are still available ! You still have a chance to join us at the Culture Center Theater this Sunday as host Larry Groce welcomes roots-duo The Milk Carton Kids, the incomparable Steve Poltz, ethereal singer, songwriter and poet Vera Sola, indie-pop string band Twisted Pine, and veteran tunesmith Griffin House. Get Tickets All the Things That I Did & All the Things That I Didn't Do is the latest release from Los Angeles based duo The Milk Carton Kids. Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale worked with the masterful producer Joe Henry, whose attention to lyrics deeply
Listen: Joachim Cooder Has Our Mountain Stage Song of the Week
June 6, 2019
The seeds of our Song of the Week were sown from a tune that Los Angeles area musician Joachim Cooder would sing to his houseplant, called a Fuchsia Machu Picchu .
Listen: Adia Victoria on Mountain Stage
May 30, 2019
Our Song of the Week is a modern-day blues original by the incomparable Adia Victoria.
Live Show News: Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Shawn Colvin, Nick Lowe and more
May 24, 2019
Mountain Stage continues it’s 36 th season of live performance radio with three shows, just announced, for late Summer.
Listen: The Devil Makes Three on Mountain Stage
May 23, 2019
Our Song of the Week is a fan-favorite from Colorado's The Devil Makes Three.
Listen: Darlingside on Mountain Stage
May 16, 2019
This week's broadcast of "Mountain Stage" once again welcomes special guest-host Kathy Mattea, and includes an awe-inspiring set from New England quartet Darlingside .