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Coming to you this week from The Fitzgerald Theater, in downtown St. Paul, the year's first complete live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With special guests, the Nashville Idol Brad Paisley, and soul stirring men's vocal ensemble Cantus. Also with us, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell and Sue Scott, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, vocalist Andra Suchy, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
Audio available Sundays at noon.
- 00:00:00 Logo
- 00:00:12 Tishomingo Blues - GK and Shoe Band
- 00:02:35 GK Opens
- 00:05:35 Log Cabin Home in the Sky - GK, Andra Suchy and Shoe Band
- 00:09:45 Diggin' My Potatoes - Pat Donohue, Brad Paisley and Shoe Band
- 00:14:40 Why Don't You Try Me - GK, Andra Suchy, Brad Paisley and Shoe Band
- 00:18:20 Guy Noir Script
- 00:30:08 Powdermilk Biscuit Break - GK, Brad Paisley and Shoe Band
- 00:31:55 There's a Meetin' Here - Cantus (GK intros)
- 00:35:55 Mouthwash Script
- 00:37:35 Hawaii Script
- 00:43:40 This Is Country Music - Brad Paisley (GK intros)
- 00:50:35 Me Neither - Brad Paisley with Shoe Band
- 00:55:52 Life Is Like A Mountain Railroad - GK, Brad Paisley, Andra Suchy and Shoe Band
- 01:00:35 Intermission - I Feel Fine
- 01:04:00 GK Greetings
- 01:06:30 In the Sweet By and By - Cantus
- 01:08:48 Memorial Medley - GK, Andra Suchy and Shoe Band
- 01:21:10 GK calls Lynn Rogers
- 01:26:25 Snowman Script
- 01:36:25 GK talks with Cantus
- 01:38:30 Jewett - Cantus
- 01:40:08 News From Lake Wobegon
- 01:49:40 One Broken Heart - Pat Donohue and Shoe Band
- 01:51:58 MLK - Cantus
- 01:55:00 GK Credits
- 01:56:35 Don't Worry Baby - GK, Andra Suchy, Cantus and Shoe Band
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).