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Coming to you live this week from the Music Hall in Cincinnati, Ohio, a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion. With special guests, the youthful and prodigious cutting edge of Bluegrass, The Punch Brothers, and veteran stand-up comedian and best friend forever to public radio, Paula Poundstone. Also with us, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman, Rich Dworsky and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
- 00:00:00 Logo
- 00:00:12 Tishomingo Blues
- 00:03:06 SFX script
- 00:06:31 See My Pony Run - The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
- 00:07:01 Love in Cincinnati
- 00:10:44 GK talks with The Punch Brothers
- 00:12:29 Rye Whiskey - Punch Brothers
- 00:15:44 Next to the Trash - Punch Brothers
- 00:20:00 Trees script (with Paula Poundstone) into "Bring A Torch, Jeanette Isabelle" - Shoe Band with Chris Thile
- 00:31:42 Powdermilk Biscuit Break - GK/ Shoes/ Chris Thile into "Duct Tape" script
- 00:35:29 Guy Noir script (with Paula Poundstone)
- 00:49:40 GK talks with Punch Brothers
- 00:51:13 This is the Song (Good Luck) - Punch Brothers
- 00:55:30 Mom script
- 01:01:27 Thanks (You're the Cream in My Coffee) - GK/ Shoe Band
- 01:03:13 Intermission - Everybody Loves My Baby
- 01:07:43 GK talks about Cincinnati, "Ohio (Old Rosin the Beau)" - GK/ band/ live audience
- 01:11:15 Still Still Still - GK/ band/ live audience
- 01:15:50 Greetings
- 01:17:30 Let All Things Now Living - GK and Shoe Band
- 01:21:45 GK talks with Paula Poundstone
- 01:33:24 Ohio - Pat Donohue, solo guitar
- 01:35:12 News From Lake Wobegon
- 01:47:08 The Brakeman's Blues - Punch Brothers
- 01:50:53 Tall script
- 01:52:22 Small Talk - GK/ Shoe Band/ credits
Listen to individual segments as listed below. Times may be edited for broadcast.
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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).