Mountain Stage http://wrur.org en Hear Mountain Stage with The BoDeans, Jill Sobule, Julia Sweeney & More This Saturday http://wrur.org/post/hear-mountain-stage-bodeans-jill-sobule-julia-sweeney-more-saturday This week's broadcast of Mountain Stage is the first of two episodes recorded on the road in Grand Marais, Minnesota. You'll hear sets from roots rock vets The BoDeans, featuring legendary rock drummer Kenny Aronoff. Jill Sobule and SNL alum Julia Sweeney give you a taste of The Jill & Julia Show, and you'll also hear Trampled By Turtles electric cousin Dead Man Winter, along with The Pines, and Jonathan Rundman.<p>Listen this Saturday night at 8pm on West Virginia Public Radio, or on one of more than 130 stations across America. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 WVPN-FM. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:51:00 +0000 Josh Saul 7260 at http://wrur.org Hear Mountain Stage with The BoDeans, Jill Sobule, Julia Sweeney & More This Saturday Hear The Pines Play "Rise Up and Be Lonely" Live on Mountain Stage http://wrur.org/post/hear-pines-play-rise-and-be-lonely-live-mountain-stage <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wvpn/audio/2014/07/2013-10-25_ThePines-RiseUpAndBeLonely_3.mp3" class="asset-audio">The Pines - "Rise Up and Be Lonely" - Live from Mountain Stage</a><img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="The Pines, Live on Mountain Stage" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvpn/files/styles/card_280/public/201407/091213-214.jpg" alt="" /><p><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_Sotw">The lush, dark, and atmospheric sounds Twin Cities band The Pines evoke the steely autumn breeze coming off the shore of Lake Su Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:55:00 +0000 Josh Saul 7205 at http://wrur.org Hear The Pines Play "Rise Up and Be Lonely" Live on Mountain Stage Hear The Black Lillies Perform "Gold and Roses" Live on Mountain Stage http://wrur.org/post/hear-black-lillies-perform-gold-and-roses-live-mountain-stage <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wvpn/audio/2014/07/2013-10-04_BlackLillies-GoldAndRoses.mp3" class="asset-audio">The Black Lillies - "Gold and Roses" - Live from Mountain Stage</a><img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="The Black Lillies, Live on Mountain Stage" data-attribution="Credit Josh Saul" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvpn/files/styles/card_280/public/201407/796-32.jpg" alt="" /><p><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_Sotw">The Black Lillies' signature mix of roots rock and and Appalachian music has earned them a loyal following at Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:34:00 +0000 Josh Saul 7042 at http://wrur.org Hear The Black Lillies Perform "Gold and Roses" Live on Mountain Stage Hear Jason Isbell Play "Traveling Alone" Live on Mountain Stage http://wrur.org/post/hear-jason-isbell-play-traveling-alone-live-mountain-stage <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wvpn/audio/2014/06/2013-08-16_JasonIsbell-TravellingAlone_0.mp3" class="asset-audio">Jason Isbell with Amanda Shires - "Traveling Alone" - Live from Mountain Stage</a><img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires on Mountain Stage" data-attribution="Credit Josh Saul" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvpn/files/styles/card_280/public/201406/795-70.jpg" alt="" /><p><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_Sotw">Accompanied by his wife Amanda Shires on fiddle, Alabama-born singer-songwriter Jaso Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:53:00 +0000 Josh Saul 6950 at http://wrur.org Hear Jason Isbell Play "Traveling Alone" Live on Mountain Stage Mountain Stage Staff Music Picks: Lucius Plays "Turn it Around" http://wrur.org/post/mountain-stage-staff-music-picks-lucius-plays-turn-it-around <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wvpn/audio/2014/06/2013-07-19_Lucius-TurnItAround_0.mp3" class="asset-audio">Lucius - "Turn it Around" - Live on Mountain Stage</a><p>Earlier in the year, Mountain Stage staffers each picked a single performance to be featured as bonus content on the "best of" USB drives that are given away as pledge premiums. Associate Producer Vasilia Scouras chose "Turn it Around" by Lucius.<blockquote><p>Before they were booked on the show, Larry had me come into Adams office to listen to Turn It Around and a couple of other songs via YouTube. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:39:00 +0000 Josh Saul 6854 at http://wrur.org Mountain Stage Staff Music Picks: Lucius Plays "Turn it Around" Listen to Mountain Stage with Guest Host Tim O'Brien This Sunday http://wrur.org/post/listen-mountain-stage-guest-host-tim-obrien-sunday We hope you can tune in this Sunday at 2 pm to hear the first ever episode of Mountain Stage to feature a guest host - our oldest and dearest friend, Americana icon and West Virginia native Tim O'Brien. Rodney Crowell is there, along with The Infamous Stringdusters, Elephant Revival, Tattletale Saints, and another band with deep West Virginia Roots, The Sea The Sea.<p>Thanks for listening! <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 WVPN-FM. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:32:00 +0000 Josh Saul 6807 at http://wrur.org Listen to Mountain Stage with Guest Host Tim O'Brien This Sunday Rodney Crowell Live from World Cafe Live May 2nd @Noon http://wrur.org/post/rodney-crowell-live-world-cafe-live-may-2nd-noon <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 17.920000076293945px;">Famous country singer Rodney Crowell has still got it. Known for his work with Emmylou Harris and as a solo artist,</span></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 11:46:12 +0000 Michael Black 6226 at http://wrur.org Rodney Crowell Live from World Cafe Live May 2nd @Noon Rochester Announces Party In The Park Line-Up http://wrur.org/post/rochester-announces-party-park-line <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wxxi/files/styles/card_280/public/201404/party_in_the_park.jpg" alt="" /><p>A diverse collection of music, from rock to reggae, funk, gospel and even a band that just plays baseball songs. That's all part of this year's Windstream Party in the Park concert series in Rochester which sees some changes from last year.<p>For one thing, the venue moves back to Martin Luther King Jr. Park at Manhattan Square where it began 18 years ago. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:33:59 +0000 Randy Gorbman 6228 at http://wrur.org Rochester Announces Party In The Park Line-Up Nickel Creek Live from World Cafe Live May 2nd @Noon http://wrur.org/post/nickel-creek-live-world-cafe-live-may-2nd-noon <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 17.920000076293945px;">Bluegrass trio Nickel Creek have reunited and are celebrating with the release of A Dotted Line, the group’s first in about nine years. In 2003, Nickel Creek won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album for roots rock album This Side.</span></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:15:30 +0000 Michael Black 6225 at http://wrur.org Nickel Creek Live from World Cafe Live May 2nd @Noon Suzy Boggus Live from World Cafe Live 3/21 @ Noon http://wrur.org/post/suzy-boggus-live-world-cafe-live-321-noon <p>Country music singer and songwriter Suzy Bogguss joins us live for our noon concert on March 21st.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Illinois native released her thirteenth studio record Lucky last month, a collection of Merle Haggard's classic Americana songs </span>rerecorded<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in a style that is quintessentially Suzy.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:09:14 +0000 Michael Black 5763 at http://wrur.org Suzy Boggus Live from World Cafe Live 3/21 @ Noon