A Prairie Home Companion
   with Garrison Keillor

Loud Guitars and Big Suspicions

Sheryl Crow
Sheryl Crow

August 2, 2014

This week, another trip into the public radio vaults and a show originally from June 2009 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Sheryl Crow plays "Hard to Make a Stand," k.d. lang performs "Thread," Martin Sheen tries to cover up a few of his early film roles, and Heather Masse sings "Midnight Sun." In Lake Wobegon, Pastor Ingqvist counsels prospective newlyweds.

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Finding a Place That Feels Right
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The Hiding Place
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