Mountain Stage on KRCC 1

Saturdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
  • Hosted by Larry Groce

Mountain Stage offers its listeners the best seats in the house for performances captured in front of a live audience by established stars and emerging artists. It's a two-hour weekly exploration of the exciting and spontaneous world of live music, offering intelligent, contemporary music seasoned with traditional and roots performers.Since its beginnings in 1983, Mountain Stage host Larry Groce has presented live performances from many stars before they gained critical and popular acclaim. Some such guests include the Indigo Girls, Ani DiFranco, Sheryl Crow, Counting Crows and Norah Jones. Mountain Stage records 26 new episodes each year, mostly recorded at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, WV. Touring on the road, the show has visited New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Toronto, Winnipeg, Lansing, MI, Athens, GA, Kerville, TX and Nashville.The longest running radio program of its kind, Mountain Stage continues to honor tradition and embrace innovation with the diverse cast of performers it showcases. Recent musical guests include The Punch Brothers, Blind Boys of Alabama, Lucinda Williams, Bela Fleck, Mavis Staples, CAKE, and The Jayhawks.WEBSITE