A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor

February 23, 2002
Live from C.Y. Stephens Auditorium in Ames, Iowa, with singer/songwriter Dave Moore, pianist and accordion player Radoslav Lorkovic, and Iowa's own Barn Owl Band.

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Audio Highlights
God Moves on the Water (Dave Moore, Radoslav Lorkovic)
News from Lake Wobegon

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00:12Tishomingo Blues
02:43GK talk about Lady Cyclones basketball team, Iowa State U, Ames
05:11Weather Radio script
08:26Pants script
10:02Speed the Plow/ Cold Frosty Morning/ Salt Creek - Barn Owl Band
14:02Estrella De Oro - Dave Moore, Radoslav Lorkovic, Shoe band
15:47Cliffs of Dover - Shoe band, Radoslav Lorkovic
19:10Iowa script
24:10Powdermilk Biscuit Break
25:52GK talk about WOI radio
26:16Pat Donohue's Big Bill Broonzy segment
34:30Guy Noir script
52:13God Moves on the Water - Dave Moore and Radoslav Lorkovic
56:37If You're a Turkey in Postville - Dave Moore
59:54Intermission - Stompin' At The Decca
1:04:08Welcome back to the 2nd half, Greetings
1:07:23GK talks about Barn Owl Band
1:08:37Cloud Forest - Barn Owl Band
1:12:24LCA script
1:14:35GK talks about Ames, Iowa State
1:17:39Big Drafty House - Dave Moore
1:46:58The Night Rider - Shoe band
1:49:19Café Boeuf script
1:55:33Whiskey Before Breakfast closer

Photos from the show
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Dave Moore in rehearsal Main Street Ames, Iowa
Iowa State University Barn Owl Band
"It's been a quiet week in Lake Wobegon..." Dave Moore and Radoslav Lorkovic

Guest Recordings
  • Dave Moore
  • Radoslav Lorkovic
  • Barn Owl Band
  • Music Information
    Performers, music sources and credits
    Writing Credits Steven Stajich, Russ Ringsak, Greg Fideler, Marilyn Heltzer, and Michael Merschel
    Guest Information
  • Dave Moore
  • Radoslav Lorkovic
  • Barn Owl Band
  • Scripts
  • Weather Radio
  • Pants
  • Iowa
  • Guy Noir
  • LCA
  • Café Boeuf

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