If you can't attend this week's Mountain Stage concert in person, you can watch the show live on the Mountain Stage Webcast this Sunday, February 16th at 7pm EST. Scheduled to perform are Lake Street Dive, Willie Sugarcapps, Shonna Tucker, The Steel Wheels, and Gregory Alan Isakov.
Last night's Mountain Stage featured Carrie Rodriguez, Brooke Waggoner, Trixie Whitley, Iris Dement and Bruce Cockburn. With such a powerhouse lineup, it's no surprise the show sold out before the doors even opened. Carrie Rodriguez' 2008 Mountain Stage set was one of the best concerts I've ever attended, so I was excited to see her... Continue Reading →
Matthew Sweet's record label is offering the following free, legal download of the singer-songwriter's latest single, "Late Nights With The Power Pop" from his new album, Modern Art. Locals can catch Matthew Sweet at Mountain Stage in Charleston, WV on October 23rd. Matthew Sweet - Late Nights With The Power Pop (mp3 expired)* *mp3 provided... Continue Reading →
Listening to the self-titled debut album by singer-songwriter Grace Pettis, it's no surprise to learn that she was recently awarded the "Best Song" prize in the Mountain Stage New Song Festival. Like last year's winner Rose Polenzani, Grace is a very talented independent artist who plays and sings delicately beautiful songs. Songs like the opener... Continue Reading →
The November 16th show of Mountain Stage featured Vagabond Opera, Brett Dennen, Eric Bibb, Madison Violet, and Sister Hazel. I was most excited about seeing Vagabond Opera, and they were fantastic! As expected, the kooky cabaret band put on a fun and dazzling set of songs from their new album, The Zeitgeist Beckons. Their colorful... Continue Reading →