Mountain Stage with Larry Groce


Sunday, April 30, 2017


WVU Creative Arts Center

About the Event

For more than 30 years “Mountain Stage with Larry Groce” has been the home of live music on public radio. The two-hour radio show is produced in West Virginia and distributed by National Public Radio weekly on more than 150 stations across America and around the world via NPR Music and The show, which is recorded before a live audience, features performances by seasoned legends and emerging stars in genres ranging from folk, blues and country to indie rock, synth pop, world and alternative music, and beyond. Singer/songwriter Larry Groce serves as the show’s host, artistic director and co-producer. The Mountain Stage house band includes jazz pianist Bob Thompson, vocalist Julie Adams, bass player Steve Hill, drummer Ammed Solomon and guitarists Michael Lipton and Ryan Kennedy. The band is directed by Ron Sowell. While “Mountain Stage” is based in Charleston, Morgantown has been the show’s second home for more than a decade.

High Energy

Energetic and loud; come prepared to move or tap your feet.

Scheduled to Appear

Hiss Golden Messenger
The Stray Birds
Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill
Jon Stickley Trio
Brian Dunne

The University Arts Series is presented by
University Toyota
with support from
Holiday Inn Morgantown-University Area