October 8, 2011 // Show # 1310


Joe Ely

Coming to you this week live from The Fitzgerald Theater, in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, it's A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With special guests, Texas Country Super Man, Joe Ely, and Northern Soul Sisters Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele. 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 - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:03:57 GK Opens into Space Script
    • 00:07:55 Blues - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:11:20 Antiques Script
    • 00:13:50 Do You Love Me - Jearlyn Steele, Jevetta Steele and Shoe Band (GK intros)
    • 00:17:14 Chess Script
    • 00:25:04 Ice Water - Pat Donahue and Shoe Band
    • 00:28:05 Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:30:40 The Fox - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:34:21 Guy Noir Script
    • 00:44:12 The Highway is My Home - Joe Ely and Shoe Band (GK intros)
    • 00:49:02 Roll Again - Joe Ely and Shoe Band
    • 00:52:42 Elevator Script
    • 00:57:38 Tomorrow is a Long Time - GK, Joe Ely and Shoe Band
    • 01:01:39 Intermission - October Heat
  • Segment 3
    • 01:06:14 GK Greetings
    • 01:09:42 GK intros Sharon Alery
    • 01:12:42 You Are the Sunshine of My Heart - Sharon Alery and Shoe Band
    • 01:16:04 You Are My Sunshine - Sharon Alery, GK and Shoe Band
    • 01:19:34 'Til the Well Runs Dry - Jearlyn Steele, Jevetta Steele and Shoe Band
    • 01:22:22 Sailboat Script
    • 01:30:12 Not That Much Has Changed - Joe Ely and Shoe Band
    • 01:34:52 I'm Gonna Live Forever - Joe Ely and Shoe Band
  • Segment 4
    • 01:38:53 The News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:51:47 River of Jordan - Pat Donahue, GK, Jearlyn Steele, Jevetta Steele and Shoe Band
    • 01:54:08 Credits
    • 01:57:53 Do You Love Me (Reprise) - Jearlyn Steele, Jevetta Steele, GK and Shoe Band

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