GR Live is a live radio program happening every Thursday at noon in downtown Grand Rapids and broadcast live over the air on WYCE 88.1 FM. The show is hosted by Quinn Matthews and features live music from groups playing in Grand Rapids and interviews with people involved in our regional music community. Find out all about music events happening in and around the city while being able to relax and enjoy the performances. The event is free and you are encouraged to attend. Enjoy a buffet with pizza and more from Bobarino's and brews from BOB's Brewery!

The series takes place at H.O.M.E. (House of Music and Entertainment) on the first floor of The B.O.B., 20 Monroe NW.


Episode 60: Carsie Blanton & Andrew Gulledge
Host Quinn Mathews presents performances by Carsie Blanton and Andrew Gulledge. Aired 2017-06-22

Episode 59: B-Side Growlers + Bruce Ling
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes performances from B-Side Growlers and Bruce Ling. Aired 2017-06-15

Episode 58: Jessica in the Rainbow + Blushing Monk + RevelAsians
Host Quinn Mathews presents performances and conversation with Grand Rapids area artists Jessica in the Rainbow, Blushing Monk, and RevelAsians. Aired 2017-06-08

Episode 57: John Gorka + Amelia K Spicer + Mid-Life Crisis
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes conversation and performances from John Gorka, Amelia K Spicer, and Grand Rapids band Mid-Life Crisis. Aired 2017-06-01

Episdoe 55: Kenny White + Triumph Music Academy
Host Quinn Mathews presents performances by New York City's Kenny White and the students of Triumph Music Academy plus chats with chats with Rollin' Out Food Truck Rally and Tour De Quarter 2017. Aired 2017-05-18

A North Carolina Native, Quinn Matthews has spent the last two years based in Grand Rapids after spending the last nine years based in Nashville, Tennesee. He has been involved with WYCE over the past year hosting a show on Mondays from 3pm to 6pm, and developing the show GR Live. Quinn is thrilled to bring his experience in music to help encourage music lovers to go out and see live performances and promote Grand Rapids as a music destination. "If my interview with a band can bring out a few more people to their concert– I'll consider it a success."