Mountain Stage

Larry Groce

Genre:  Live Music

Sunday 2-4 pm

Live Music from the Mountain State


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NPR Story
12:55 pm
Tue June 30, 2015

Hear Rosanne Cash Play "A Feather's Not a Bird" Live on Mountain Stage

Rosanne Cash, live on Mountain Stage

Rosanne Cash's song "A Feather's Not a Bird" comes from her latest album, "River and the Thread," which earned her a Grammy for Best Americana performance earlier this year. She performs the song live on Mountain Stage, backed by her partner in life and music, guitarist and producer John Leventhal.

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8:33 am
Wed June 24, 2015

Hear Paul Thorn's "What the Hell is Going On" Live from Mountain Stage

Paul Thorn on Mountain Stage

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?"

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1:08 pm
Wed June 17, 2015

Listen to Twin Forks Play "Kiss Me Darling" Live on Mountain Stage

Twin Forks, live on NPR's Mountain Stage with Larry Groce

After nearly  two decades fronting iconic emo band Dashboard Confessional, Chris Carrabba formed the heavily pop and Americana influenced acoustic quartet Twin Forks. Here they perform "Kiss Me Darling," from their self-titled debut.

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10:40 am
Wed June 10, 2015

Listen to Toad The Wet Sprocket Play "Walk on the Ocean" on Mountain Stage

Toad the Wet Sprocket, live on Mountain Stage

Hitmakers Toad the Wet Sprocket made their first appearance on Mountain Stage near the beginning of their career in 1992. They returned 22 years later to perform some of their most beloved songs, including this favorite, "Walk on the Ocean."

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4:17 pm
Wed June 3, 2015

Hear Pokey LaFarge Play "Wanna Be Your Man," Live from Mountain Stage

Pokey LaFarge on NPR's Mountain Stage

Proclaiming “It’s not retro music, it’s American music that never died,” Pokey LaFarge takes to this week's Mountain Stage with songs from his new album," Something in the Water, including this one, "Wanna Be Your Man."

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1:01 pm
Wed May 27, 2015

Listen to The Milk Carton Kids Play "City of Our Lady" on Mountain Stage

The tight harmonies and furious guitar picking of the Milk Carton Kids recall the sounds of legendary folk duos like Simon and Garfunkel, along with Gillian Welch & David Rawlings. They make their second appearance on this week's broadcast of Mountain Stage, bringing with them this song, "City of our Lady."

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2:39 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

Hear the Gibson Brothers Play "Bye Bye Love" on Mountain Stage

The Gibson Brothers on Mountain Stage

Originally published on Thu May 21, 2015 1:27 pm

Since they emerged in the mid 1990's, bluegrass band The Gibson Brothers have won nearly every award and accolade the genre has to offer; earning a place alongside great sibling duos like The Stanley Brothers, Jim & Jesse, and West Virginia's own Lilly Brothers. But here, they take on the harmonies of Don and Phil Everly, with their own version of the beloved early rock standard "Bye Bye Love."

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12:17 pm
Wed May 13, 2015

Hear Drive-By Truckers Play "Pauline Hawkins" Live on Mountain Stage

Drive-By Truckers on Mountain Stage

Alt-country-rock masters Drive-By Truckers return to Mountain Stage this weekend with a preview of the sounds from their "Dirt Underneath" tour.  Inspired by a character in book he'd just finished, singer Patterson Hood wrote the song "Pauline Hawkins" in a single day.

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4:44 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

Hear the Earls of Leicester Play "Rollin' in my Sweet Baby's Arms" Live on Mountain Stage

The Earls of Leicester on Mountain Stage

Originally published on Tue May 5, 2015 5:15 pm

It's been suggested that the Earls of Leicester (pronounced "Lester") might well be one of the greatest band  name puns of all time.

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2:32 pm
Wed April 29, 2015

Hear Eric Bibb Play "New World Comin' Through" on Mountain Stage

Eric Bibb on Mountain Stage

One of acoustic folk and blues' most respected singers, songwriters, and guitarists; Eric Bibb closes this week's all new broadcast of Mountain Stage with Larry Groce. Here he plays the song "New World Comin' Through."

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