Chuck Prophet, Kim Richey, S.G. Goodman, Sierra FerrellWeek after March 05, 2021Chuck ProphetKim RicheyS.G. GoodmanSierra Ferrell
On Sunday November 1 Mountain Stage will record its first
new episode since February of 2020. The two-hour radio program will record an
episode without audience, for delayed broadcast via the shows 270+ NPR
affiliates. A one-time live-stream of the show will be offered free starting at
7p.m. EST, but viewers are encouraged to purchase a “pay what you wish ticket”
via Eventbrite, with the option to add on a Mountain Stage face mask or a
Mountain Stage bandana.
Larry Groce, the show’s host and artistic director said he’s
excited to get back to recording new episodes. “We’ve been revisiting some
classic broadcasts from our archives, which have had really great performances,
but since we’ve added so many new stations, we want to give them something
Performing on November 1, will be veteran indie rocker Chuck Prophet,
bringing his partner in music and life Stephanie Finch, to perform songs from
his latest release The Land That
Time Forgot. Nashville based singer and songwriter Kim Richey is
scheduled to appear in celebration of her grammy-nominated 1999 release Glimmer.
Richey has revised those songs recently, putting a new spin on them with A
Long Way Back…the songs of Glimmer. Richey also has a co-write on The
Land That Time Forgot, the contemplative “Paying
My Respects to the Train.”
Western Kentucky’s S.G.
Goodman has been turning heads lately, with features at Rolling
Stone and on PBS
Newshour raising her profile. Her powerful voice and honest songwriting
have already garnered acclaim, with both clearly on display in her single “The
Way I Talk,” from her debut album, Old Time Feeling.
Mountain Stage will also welcome home a West Virginia
native, whose Rounder Records debut is coming soon. Sierra Ferrell, originally
from Charleston, W.Va., is poised to release a landmark album soon. See what
the press is already saying,
and be sure to join us November 1 for a preview of songs to come.