Jerry Douglas Mountain Stage's Favorite Performances of 2016 By Joni Deutsch • Dec 12, 2016 Adam Harris / Mountain Stage 2016 was a big year for NPR Music and West Virginia Public Broadcasting's Mountain Stage. We celebrated 33 years of live performance radio, commemorated the 25th anniversary of R.E.M.’s legendary set, and listened to the voices of two new guest hosts. Mountain Stage Acts Nominated for 2016 International Bluegrass Music Awards By Joni Deutsch • Jul 28, 2016 Josh Saul/Mountain Stage The 2016 International Bluegrass Music Awards nominations are in! We're proud to see so many of Mountain Stage's guests on the list. Click on the artist's name to hear their recent performance on Mountain Stage.