Join us for GR LIVE, a live radio program happening every Thursday at noon in downtown Grand Rapids and broadcast live over the air on WYCE 88.1 FM!

Hosted by Quinn Mathews, GR LIVE features live music from artists with upcoming performances around West Michigan and interviews with people involved in our regional music community.

The event is free and 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 88: The Deep Dark Woods + Weezil Malone
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes Canada's The Deep Dark Woods on their "Yarrow" tour; plus, west Michigan's Weezil Malone. Aired 2018-01-11.

Episode 87: Shane Tripp + Jack Leaver + Brain Transplants
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes west Michigan musicians for performance and conversation. Shane Tripp premiers songs from the new album "Brain Drip", plus Jack Leaver and Brain Transplants. Aired 2018-01-04

Episode 86: Kari Lynch + Hannah Rose & The GravesTones
Guest host John Sinkevics welcomes performance and conversation with Nashville's Kari Lynch and west Michigan's Hannah Rose & The GravesTones. Aired 2017-12-28.

Episode 85: Lynn Thompson + Mary Rademacher Trio + Chris Bota of Desmond Jones
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes west Michigan musicians for performance and conversation. This episode: Lynn Thompson, Mary Rademacher Trio, and Chris Bota of Desmond Jones. Aired 2017-12-21

Episode 83: Jim Alfredson + Wu Zee + Max Lockwood/Tom Petty Tribute
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes west Michigan musicians Jim Alfredson of organissimo, hip-hop artist Wu Zee, and Max Lockwood in anticipation of the Tom Petty tribute at the Pyramid Scheme. Aired 2017-12-07.

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."