April 30, 2000|
On April 30, Garrison Keillor traveled to rustic Dodgeville, Wisconsin to perform for the employees of Lands' End, the national broadcast sponsor of the program.
Accompanying Garrison were sound-effects man Tom Keith and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band leader Rich Dworsky. Also performing were several Lands' End employees, including singer Jamie Peterson, pianist Debra Morrill, comedian Mike Mercury and the Not Exactly Flashback band.
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Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).