February 3, 2001
Live from the Fitzgerald Theater on Exchange Street in downtown St. Paul, A Prairie Home Companion welcomes Bluegrass sensation Rhonda Vincent and the Rage and singer/songwriter John Hiatt.

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Crossin' Muddy Waters (John Hiatt)
News from Lake Wobegon

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02:04GK Talk
02:40Stuck in Minnesota
05:51Minnesota Weather script
13:02GK Introduces Grandpa's Spells - Band
16:02Applause, GK Back Announce
16:21Titanium Gel script
19:02GK Intro Rhonda Vincent
20:07Lonesome Wind Blues - Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
23:15Applause, Rhonda Talks
24:35When I Close My Eyes - Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
27:46Applause, GK Talks to Rhonda
32:28Is the Grass Any Bluer - Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
35:03Applause, GK Back Announce
35:34Powdermilk Biscuit Break
37:25Duct Tape script
40:12Applause, GK Introduce John Hiatt
40:45Crossin' Muddy Waters - John Hiatt
44:32John Hiatt Talk
45:07Lift Up Every Stone - John Hiatt
48:22John Hiatt Talk; Gone
51:10Applause, GK Back Announce
51:49Guy Noir script
1:07:31Applause, GK Back Announce
1:08:01Nobody's Sweetheart - Intermission
1:11:55Applause - Welcome Back to the Second Half
1:12:20Sheep Dog Confirmation script
1:14:59Applause, Greetings
1:17:38GK Talk to John Hiatt
1:19:57GK Intro Pat Donohue, into Sold Gone - Pat and Band
1:23:32Applause, GK Back Announce; Intro Rhonda
1:23:51Jolene - Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
1:26:33Applause, GK Back Announce
1:50:47When It's Sleepy Time Down South
1:52:57Just Before I Go - John Hiatt
1:56:26Applause, Credits
1:57:58Big Mon

Photos from the show
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John Hiatt Rhonda Vincent
GK with John Hiatt Sue Scott in Duct Tape
Andy Stein St. Paul Winter Carnival festivities
Rhonda Vincent and the Rage

Guest Recordings
  • Rhonda Vincent
  • John Hiatt
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    Guest Information
  • Rhonda Vincent
  • John Hiatt
  • Scripts
  • Minnesota Weather
  • Titanium Gel
  • Duct Tape
  • Guy Noir
  • Sheep Dog Confirmation

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