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 81: The Founding + Morgan Haner
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes Kalamazoo Celtic band The Founding and Grand Rapids songwriter Morgan Haner. Aired 2017-11-16

Episode 80: Rachel Zylstra + Alex Williams
Host Quinn Mathews hosts performances by piano pop singer/songwriter Rachel Zylstra and country artist Alex Williams. Aired 2017-11-09.

Episode 79: Big Sherb + Hannah Laine + Lexi Adams
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes Big Sherb, Lexi Adams, and Hannah Laine. Aired 2017-11-02

Episode 78: Jake Allen + Troll for Trout
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes west Michigan talent with performances from longtime favorite Troll for Trout and guitarist Jake Allen. Aired 2017-10-26

Episode 77: Dave Palmer + Ralston Bowles
Host Quinn Mathews welcomes west Michigan area musicians Ralston Bowles & Dave Palmer and His Only Friends. Aired 2017-10-19

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."