October 3, 2009

That Fall Feeling




Coming to you this week on A Prairie Home Companion, we're broadcasting from the Fitzgerald Theater. Special guests Jeff Tweedy and the alt-rock boys of Wilco will bring the noise while bluegrass belle Patty Loveless will lend us her mountain soul. Also with us, The Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Tom Keith, the Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and The News from Lake Wobegon.


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Garrison Keillor kicks off the show

Wilco

Patty Loveless

Sue Scott

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    Show Segments
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  • Segment 1
    • 00:00:00 - Logo
    • 00:00:13 - Tishomingo Blues
    • 00:02:44 - GK talks about adversity being good for you
    • 00:04:11 - Hard Times medley - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:05:26 - Unfriended - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:09:30 - Skunk script
    • 00:11:08 - Rockin' Past Bedtime - Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 00:13:15 - GK intros Wilco
    • 00:15:08 - One By One - Wilco
    • 00:18:50 - GK talks with Wilco about their tour
    • 00:19:16 - Deeper Down - Wilco
    • 00:22:33 - Cowboys script
    • 00:29:54 - Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:31:40 - GK talks about the Ford Museum in Michigan
    • 00:33:03 - Grandfather's Clock- GK and band
    • 00:37:19 - Guy Noir script
    • 00:51:00 - GK intros Patty Loveless
    • 00:51:47 - Busted - Patty Loveless Band
    • 00:55:46 - Prisoner's Tears - Patty Loveless Band
    • 01:00:24 - GK talks about fall, September, mushrooms
    • 01:02:27 - I Saw Her Standing There (Intermission)
  • Segment 3
    • 01:06:40 - Back to the 2nd half, Home on the Range, greetings
    • 01:11:58 - Whatever Floats Your Boat- GK and band
    • 01:16:48 - Rhubarb script
    • 01:20:45 - GK intros Patty Loveless's band, talks with Patty Loveless
    • 01:21:56 - Handful of Dust- Patty Loveless Band
    • 01:25:15 - The Bramble and The Rose- Patty Loveless Band
  • Segment 4
    • 01:29:27 - News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:43:20 - Hound Dog - Pat Donohue and the Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 01:46:33 - GK brings Wilco back
    • 01:46:48 - You Never Know - Wilco
    • 01:51:24 - Passenger Side - Wilco
    • 01:54:54 - GK thanks guests, talks about the Metrodome, Twins win, credits
    • 01:57:09 - Goodnight Ladies/ Goodnight Sweetheart closer, Down Yonder

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