June 23, 2007|
This week on A Prairie Home Companion, we'll enter the "Bermuda Triangle" of thunderstorms, lightning, and heatstroke to bring you a live broadcast from the Starlight Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. With this week's special guests, old-time string band, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, humorist Roy Blount, and gospel singer Jearlyn Steele. Also with us, the Royal Academy of Radio Acting: Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band with the shiny shoe horns: Andy Stein, Dave Brown, Dale Mendenhall, and Jim Fryer, and The News from Lake Wobegon. It's all that, and more, coming up this week on A Prairie Home Companion.
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|00:00:12||Tishomingo - GK, Shoes, Horns|
|00:02:15||GK Talks about Kansas City|
|00:03:10||GK talks about Aretha Franklin and intros "Respect" |
|00:03:46||"Respect" - Jearlyn Steele, Shoes, Horn, Sule Wilson on Tambourine|
|00:06:05||"Corn Bread and Butter Beans" - Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|00:15:15||GK Intros Horn section|
|00:15:40||"Roll 'em Mary Lou" - Richard Dworsky, Shoes, Horns|
|00:21:15||GK Talks with Roy Blount, Jr.|
|00:23:34||Roy Blount, Jr. recites food excerpt from his book|
|00:34:30||Powdermilk Biscuit Theme Break - Shoes, Horns|
|00:36:06||GK Introduces and talks to the Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|00:37:20||"Georgia Buck" - Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|00:40:18||Carolina Chocolate Drops intro next song|
|00:40:52||"Hit 'em Up" - Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|01:00:52||"Just a Closer Walk with Thee" - Jearlyn Steele, GK, Shoes|
|01:10:07||GK talks with Roy Blount|
|01:13:10||"Hot Tamales and Red Hots" - Pat Donohue, Richard Dworsky, Dave Brown, Jim Fryer, Dale Mendenhall, and Shoes|
|01:26:15||Mama Script into "I'll Fly Away" - Jearlyn Steele, GK, Shoes|
|01:29:43||"St. Louis Blues" - Jearlyn Steele, Shoes, Horns|
|01:32:20||The News from Lake Wobegon|
|01:45:13||"Come On In My Kitchen" - Pat Donohue, Shoes, Horns|
|01:52:45||GK intros Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|01:53:20||"Sourwood Mountain" - Carolina Chocolate Drops|
|01:57:50||"Goodnight Sweetheart" - GK, Jearlyn Steele, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Roy Blount, Jr., Shoes, and Horns|
Photos from the show|
Click images to view slideshow. (Photos taken by Andrea McAvey)
|Fred Newman, Tim Russell, Sue Scott and Garrison Keillor perform the script "ELCA."
||Kansas City is such a jazz and blues town we simply had to have a horn section.
|The Carolina Chocolate Drops join GK and the Shoes for a Powdermilk Biscuit "Dance-Off."
||Crowd Favorites, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, with "Georgia Buck."
|Rich Dworsky on the organ.
||Roy Blount, Jr. does impressions of his whole family eating supper