October 27, 2012 // Show # 1364

We Raise Our Song Anew

Old Crow Medicine Show

This week, it's a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor from the Elliott Hall of Music at Purdue University. With special guests, tough-as-nails stringband Old Crow Medicine Show, and the University's ambassadors of song, the Purdue Varsity Glee Club. Plus, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and sound effects man Mr. Fred Newman, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.

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    Listen to individual segments as listed below. Times may be edited for broadcast.

  • Segment 1
    • 00:00:00 Logo
    • 00:00:13 Theme Script
    • 00:02:00 Tishomingo Blues - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:04:05 GK talks about Purdue
    • 00:05:58 On the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away - GK, Purdue Varsity Glee Club and Shoe Band
    • 00:07:50 West Lafayette - Purdue Varsity Glee Club with Ted Arthur
    • 00:10:26 Beautiful - GK and Richard Dworsky
    • 00:13:56 School Script
    • 00:15:58 Bootlegger's Boy - Old Crow Medicine Show
    • 00:20:22 Levi - Old Crow Medicine Show (GK intros)
    • 00:23:32 Banks Script
    • 00:30:52 Brevity - GK and Shoe Band
    • 00:35:16 Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:37:12 Wabash Rag - Pat Donohue and Shoe Band
    • 00:40:20 Match Script
    • 00:45:05 Big Man on Campus - Shoe Band
    • 00:47:00 GK talks about the Purdue Varsity Glee Club
    • 00:47:55 Diary Script
    • 00:54:45 GK talks about Purdue
    • 00:57:18 Fight Song Medley - Purdue Varsity Glee Club with Ted Arthur and Shoe Band
    • 01:02:02 Intermission - Indiana (Back Home Again in Indiana)
  • Segment 3
    • 01:06:08 GK Greetings
    • 01:09:04 On Fertile Ground - Richard Dworsky, Richard Kriehn and Shoe Band
    • 01:11:30 GK pays tribute to George McGovern
    • 01:23:28 It Is Well With My Soul - Purdue Varsity Glee Club
    • 01:15:42 GK talks more about Purdue
    • 01:18:15 Shenandoah (West Lafayette) - Purdue Varsity Glee Club
    • 01:21:35 GK talks with Director William Griffel
    • 01:22:32 In the Hall of the Mountain King - Purdue Varsity Glee Club with Ted Arthur (GK intros)
  • Segment 4
    • 01:25:28 News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:37:52 Ways of Man - Old Crow Medicine Show
    • 01:42:20 Back Home Again - Old Crow Medicine Show (GK intros)
    • 01:47:22 Ketchup Script
    • 01:51:12 Forked Deer/ Devil's Dream - Richard Kriehn, Ketch Secor, Chance McCoy and Shoe Band
    • 01:53:45 GK Credits
    • 01:55:24 Goodnight Ladies/ Merrily We Roll Along - GK, Old Crow Medicine Show and Shoe Band

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