October 30, 2010 // Show # 1264

Bluegrass Banshees

Ricky Skaggs

Coming to you this week live from the Fitzgerald Theater, in Saint Paul Minnesota, it's our final broadcast performance of the year in the Midwest. With special guests, modern Bluegrass pioneer Ricky Skaggs with Kentucky Thunder, and New York singer and song-maker Heather Masse. 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 latest News from Lake Wobegon.


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    Show Segments
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  • Segment 1
    • 00:00:00 Logo
    • 00:00:12 Tishomingo Blues
    • 00:02:26 GK opens, talks about snow, frost
    • 00:04:36 Amanda Jewell - Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 00:07:35 Dang Me - GK, Heather Masse and band
    • 00:11:53 Bewitched - Heather Masse and band
    • 00:15:08 Love in Vain - GK, Heather, band
    • 00:18:50 The Lives of the Cowboys script with Ricky Skaggs and Heather Masse
    • 00:30:02 Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:32:07 GK intros Ricky Skaggs
    • 00:33:00 Sawing on the Strings - Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 00:35:50 Work of Love - Ricky Skaggs with Shoe Band
    • 00:39:18 GK talks with Ricky Skaggs about riding on a band bus
    • 00:40:21 Intro script
    • 00:42:40 I Put a Spell on You - Heather Masse and Shoe Band
    • 00:45:06 Vampire script
    • 00:47:12 You Nearly Lose Your Mind - Pat Donohue and Shoe Band
    • 00:50:15 Butterfly script with Heather Masse
    • 00:53:32 The Raven script
    • 00:55:16 Dead Flowers - GK, Heather, band
    • 00:59:10 Intermission - Ghost Riders in the Sky
  • Segment 3
    • 01:03:30 Greetings, goodbye to Brett Baldwin
    • 01:05:26 GK talks about winter, upcoming cruise
    • 01:06:30 Love's Old Sweet Song - GK, Heather, band
    • 01:09:49 The Dead - Pat Donohue and band
    • 01:13:18 Guy Noir script
    • 01:21:20 GK talks with Ricky
    • 01:22:12 Can't Shake Jesus - Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
    • 01:25:45 Ricky talks about his mandolin
    • 01:26:18 The Lonesome River - Ricky Skaggs and Kentuck Thunder
  • Segment 4
    • 01:30:00 News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:47:13 Midnight Mischief - The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 01:49:25 Monster script
    • 01:55:06 Credits, Goodnight Sweetheart

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