While the Gettin' is Good
Coming to you this week from The Town Hall on West 43rd Street in New York City, it's a live broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With special guests, New Orleans soul prince Aaron Neville and singing siblings The DiGiallonardo Sisters. Plus, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
Audio available Sundays at noon.
- 00:00:00 Logo
- 00:00:13 Tishomingo Blues - GK and Shoe Band
- 00:03:02 GK Opens
- 00:05:26 Cheryl - GK and Shoe Band
- 00:08:05 Spring Script
- 00:12:50 Garage Script
- 00:15:38 Flexible Flyer - Pat Donohue and Shoe Band
- 00:17:52 Statue Script
- 00:22:42 Good Good Lovin' - The DiGiallonardo Sisters with Shoe Band
- 00:25:50 GK talks with The DiGiallonardo Sisters about growing up in Brooklyn
- 00:27:50 Mother Nature's Son - The DiGiallonardo Sisters with Shoe Band
- 00:30:35 Powdermilk Biscuit Break
- 00:32:15 One Sad Day (One Fine Day) - The DiGiallonardo Sisters with Shoe Band
- 00:35:52 Broadway Music Monologue - GK and Christine DiGiallonardo
- 00:44:12 Guy Noir Script
- 00:55:58 GK introduces Aaron Neville
- 00:57:10 Gypsy Woman - Aaron Neville with Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton and Shoe Band
- 01:01:10 Work With Me Annie - Aaron Neville with Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton and Shoe Band
- 01:04:44 Intermission - Help!
- 01:08:18 GK Greetings
- 01:11:48 It Is So Beautiful - GK and Richard Dworsky
- 01:14:30 GK talks with Distinguished Accent Award Winner - Carol Ann Nasta
- 01:21:20 Brooklyn - The DiGiallonardo Sisters with Shoe Band
- 01:24:32 GK talks with Aaron Neville
- 01:25:28 Tears On My Pillow - Aaron Neville with Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton and Shoe Band
- 01:28:52 Under the Boardwalk - Aaron Neville with Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton and Shoe Band
- 01:32:08 De Blind Man Stood In De Road and Cried - GK, Aaron Neville, Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton and Richard Dworsky
- 01:34:35 News From Lake Wobegon
- 01:43:56 Lazy John - Shoe Band
- 01:45:58 Rhubarb Script
- 01:51:46 Coming Home - The DiGiallonardo Sisters with Shoe Band (GK intros)
- 01:55:14 GK Credits
- 01:57:05 Goodnight Sweetheart - GK, Aaron Neville, Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, The DiGiallonardo Sisters 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).