June 19, 2010 // Show # 1255

The Heart of it All

This week on A Prairie Home Companion, a live broadcast performance from the Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. With special guest, veteran Bluegrass center fielders Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder. Also with us, Kent, Ohio's very own Jessica Lea Mayfield, vocalist Andra Suchy, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.


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Blossom Music Center

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Ricky Skaggs

GK mingles with the audience

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    Show Segments
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  • Segment 1
    • 00:00:00 - Logo
    • 00:00:13 - Tishomingo Blues
    • 00:03:08 - GK talks about Father’s Day
    • 00:04:20 - Father’s Day Medley: Father and Daughter/ I Will Take You Home/ Teach Your Children- GK/ Andra Suchy/ Shoe Band
    • 00:10:15 - O My Papa- GK/ Andra Shoe Band
    • 00:13:09 - Egg script
    • 00:14:54 - GK talks with Ricky Skaggs
    • 00:15:55 - This World is Not My Home- Ricky Skaggs
    • 00:18:40 - How Mountain Girls Can Love- Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 00:21:13 - Letter script
    • 00:23:00 - Wildlife script
    • 00:27:50 - Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:29:33 - GK talks with Jessica Lea Mayfield
    • 00:30:34 - For Today- Jessica Lea Mayfield
    • 00:36:04 - I’ll Be the One that You Want Someday- Jessica Lea Mayfield
    • 00:38:52 - Guy Noir script (with Ricky Skaggs)
    • 00:50:25 - GK talks with Ricky Skaggs
    • 00:51:17 - Goin’ to the Ceili- Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 00:54:22 - Sis Draper- Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 00:59:23 - Brokedown Palace- GK, Andra, Shoes
    • 01:03:20 - Intermission- Right or Wrong
  • Segment 3
    • 01:07:06 - Greetings
    • 01:10:59 - Father’s Day Doo-Wop- GK, Andra, Pat Donohue, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, Fred Newman and band
    • 01:13:30 - When You’ve Got a Good Friend- Pat Donohue and band
    • 01:17:52 - Wireless script
    • 01:21:35 - GK intros Jessica Lea Mayfield
    • 01:23:10 - Kiss Me Again- Jessica Lea Mayfield
  • Segment 4
    • 01:27:00 - News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:40:00 - Cuyahoga Stomp- The Guy’s All-Star Shoe Band
    • 01:42:20 - Yesterday- GK and Pat Donohue
    • 01:44:44 - Dad (Duct Tape) script
    • 01:46:46 - Catchup script
    • 01:49:39 - GK intros Kentucky Thunder
    • 01:50:04 - Black Eyes Suzie- Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 01:52:43 - Credits, If Not For You, Down Yonder

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