On this West Virginia Morning, as an alternative to the indoor shopping extravaganza known as Black Friday, a movement called “hashtag opt outside” urges people to get closer to parks, trails, community areas and the joy of being outdoors on that particular day. Randy Yohe took full advantage of the Friday alternative, going on a Blackwater Falls State Park birding hike.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
In a 20-year recording career that began when he was just 16, Louisiana born guitarist and songwriter Kenny Wayne Shepherd has become one of the most recognizable players in all of rock music. The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band appears on this week’s Mountain Stage with songs from their latest release “Lay It On Down,” including “Diamonds & Gold,” heard here.
This episode was recorded in Athens, OH with our friends at Ohio University and WOUB Public Media. You’ll hear performances by Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Paula Cole, LADAMA, Matt the Electrician and Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons. Find a station in your area here.