The Town Hall
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GK: New York City — a city people move to to get away from the sound of chainsaws (SFX) — there are horns honking in New York (SFX) there are subways (SFX) helicopters (SFX) but your neighbors don’t get out chainsaws (SFX) — cars drive by with big bass speakers in the back seat (SFX) you have car alarms going off (SFX) you have jack hammers (SFX) but you are not going to hear chainsaws (SFX) and if you do, call the cops (SIREN) —
Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).