Grassroots Show 97.7FM

Hosted ByThe Rock Station’s Bob Cupp and Utah Burgess of Shady Lady Productions

The most local hour of music you’ll find on the airwaves.

Join The Rock Station’s Bob Cupp and Utah Burgess of Shady Lady Productions as they bring you all the latest and greatest in home-grown music. Each week they chat with local artists, share their latest songs, and discuss the local music scene.

Tune in Sunday evenings at 7pm.

Here are the latest podcasts.

September 15, 2019: Speedfreak Shop Party

Join us tonight at 7pm as we feature the Speedfreak Motorsports Shop Party and City First Responder’s Benefit Concert at Michelle Krill Field at Historic Pullman Park on Saturday Sep 21. We’ll talk With Clint Kiddle, owner of Speedfreak Motorsports and event organizer, as well as members from each band including Brian Seese of The Redlines, Justin Highland of the Highland Brothers Band, Cook McKoy of Dinnerbell Road and Walter Wright of Skell. […]

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September 8, 2019: Joe Thompson

Tonight on the Grass Roots Show we welcome Titusville area musician Joe Thompson to the show. Being a talented singer/songwriter is just one of the many things Joe has accomplished through the years. We’ll feature music from his 3rd album called “Yankee Twang” and hear his story. We’ll also feature music from Rover, SuperMonkey, Jim Donovan & Sun […]

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September 1: Labor Day Music

We hope you are all enjoying your Labor Day Weekend. Don’t forget also, today is day #2 of Corbriwoodstock 2019, an official Rock Done Right Tour Stop. Tonight we’re going to feature more music than talk, so crack open a cold one and turn it up. We’ll feature music from Ben valasek and the growlers, the Highland Brothers […]

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August 25: Live Show

Join us tonight at 7p as we feature a “live in studio” episode, pulling from some of our past in-studio performances. We’ll feature Alayna Carroll,Appalachian Doom Gospel, Elizabeth Harza, Isaac Cole Music, Mary Lou Scherder, Chip & The Charge Ups, Donna O Music, FolkHammer,Junkman’s Widow, Justin Wade Band, Sophie Lockhart, and Homicide Black.  

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August 18: John Vento

Tonight we are joined by singer/songwriter John Vento – Music as he co-hosts tonights episode with Bob Cupp to discuss his new stage play based on his most recent CD, “Love, Lust and Other Wreckage”. He’ll discuss the music, the play and also be joined by screen play writer Angela Hsu. We’ll feature some music from the CD/Play as […]

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August 11, 2019: Dinnerbell Road

Tonight on the Grass Roots Show we have Cook McKoy, founding member, vocalist and songwriter for the band Dinnerbell Road in the studio with us. We’ll catch up with where things are at these days with DB, as there has been a few transitions with the band over the years, and discuss music in general. We’ll also feature […]

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August 4, 2019: The Forty Nineteens

Join us tonight at 7pm on The Rock Station 97.7 for our weekly Grass Roots episode. Tonight we will be talking with Nick Zeigler of The Forty Nineteens, who are a Los Angeles based band with connections back to this area. They are great supporters of our show as well, so tune in to learn all about the […]

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July 28, 2019: Alex Matson

Tonight we are joined in the studio by a young man named Alex Matson. Hear his story as well as songs as he performs them live. We’ll also feature music from The Redlines, Meathook – Meatlocker Recording Studio,Brandon B. Green, and Your Fractured Fairytale.

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July 21, 2019: The Hawkeyes

Tonight at 7pm on The Rock Station 977, we catch up with Jay Wileyand Zach Rovito of The Hawkeyes. Both are familiar guests to our show from years gone by, but this is a long overdue visit with all that has happening for both of them and the band. This band is starting to break nationally, and you can hear […]

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July 14: Blues and Roots Festival

Tonight on the Grass Roots on The Rock Station 97.7 show we talk with our good friends John Vento and Ronny Moondg Esser about the upcoming The 2019 Pittsburgh Blues and Roots Festival. We’ll feature some tunes from some of the musicians playing that weekend including TOMMY CASTRO,Dana Fuchs, Joe Grushecky, and Gary Hoey with Eric Gales. We also have music from The Borstal Boys, Grassy Award winners […]

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