July 5, 1997
Live from Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, with Skip Gorman, Kate MacKenzie, Robin and Linda Williams, and Pat Williams.

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00:00LOGO (RA)
00:11TISHOMINGO
01:18OPENING CREDITS
03:14GK TALK ABOUT FOURTH OF JULY--BLESSINGS (RA)
03:50COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS
06:08APPLAUSE--GK INTRO SKIP GORMAN
06:40GOODBYE OLD PAINT, I'M LEAVIN' CHEYENNE
09:09applause--GK talk with Skip Gorman (RA)
10:24POWDER RIVER, LET 'ER BUCK
12:55APPLAUSE
13:11FRED FARRELL (RA)
15:10APPLAUSE--GK TEASES TOM KEITH ABOUT CROW
15:30GK TALK ABOUT YELLOWSTONE BARGES
17:17applause LITTLE BROWN MOUSE
18:04applause
18:36JOHN JACOB JINGLEHEIMER SCHMIDT
19:04TITANIC
19:45BYE BYE LONGJOHNS
20:17GREAT GREEN GOBS OF GREASY GRIMY GOPHER GUTS--GLORY, GLORY HALLELUJAH
22:11BE KIND TO YOUR WEB-FOOTED FRIENDS
22:42APPLAUSE--GK INTRODUCES WAIT STAFF (RA)
25:03YELLOWSTONE BIRTHDAY SONG
25:22APPLAUSE
27:11APPLAUSE-GK TALKS WITH ANN DEUTSCH (RA)
30:05RALPH TAYLOR AT BEEHIVE ON CB
31:12DAVE GOLDBERG--BAD CONNECTION--JAN AND LEW JOHNS AT GROTTO
32:49GIANT GEYSER REPORT FROM DAVID SCHWARZ
33:41MARY BETH AT GRAND GEYSER
35:24PEOPLE WAITING AT OLD FAITHFUL
36:43APPLAUSE
37:01COME THOU FOUNT OF EVERY BLESSING/BRIGHT MORNING STARS
39:23OH WHERE IS OLD FAITHFUL?--ERUPTION OF OLD FAITHFUL
41:06COWBOYS: SPITTING CONTEST (RA)
52:44APPLAUSE
53:11GK TALK WITH PAT WILLIAMS (RA)
55:22APPLAUSE/MORE TALK BY PAT WILLIAMS/GK TALK
58:12APPLAUSE
58:35NIGHT HERDING SONG (RA)
101:49APPLAUSE--GK SEGUE TO INTERMISSION (RA)
102:27GOODBYE LIZA JANE
106:10WELCOME BACK TO THE SECOND HALF
107:12AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
109:11MIKE FINLEY TALK
112:11APPLAUSE
112:33HOME ON THE RANGE (M)
116:09APPLAUSE
116:22KEROUAC (RA)
123:25APPLAUSE
123:36NO HIDING PLACE (M)
126:18MONOLOGUE--FAMILY TRIP TO YELLOWSTONE (RA)
146:36RYE WHISKEY (M)
149:50APPLAUSE--GK BACK ANNOUNCE--TALK ABOUT YELLOWSTONE (RA)
150:56OLD FAITHFUL BOTTLED WATER
152:02APPLAUSE--SEGUE TO SONG
152:33I WAS BORN ONE DAY, ONE NIGHT (
153:22APPLAUSE--SEGUE TO AMAZING GRACE
154:14HERNANDOS HIDEAWAY
155:02FINAL CREDITS (RA)
157:17WALKING IN THE SPIRIT
158:20THAT'S OUR SHOW FOR TONIGHT

Guest Information
  • Skip Gorman
  • Kate Mackenzie
  • Robin and Linda Williams
  • Pat Williams
  • Scripts
  • Fred Farrell
  • Cowboys
  • Kerouac
  • Old Faithful Bottled Water

  • Music Information
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