A Prairie Home Companion

Featuring comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

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SUNDAYS 12PM - 2PM on the News Station

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LATEST SHOW | Saturday, April 18, 2015

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A Prairie Home Companion: Forever In Our Ears

Live from Town Hall in New York City, with special guests, women’s vocal ensemble Anonymous 4 with multi-instrumentalist Bruce Molsky, and Bensonhurst harmonizers The DiGiallonardo Sisters. 6PM Sat. on the Music Station 12PM Sun on the News Station.

Saturday, April 11, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: A Perfectly Good Wilderness

Live from The Town Hall in New York City, with special guests: soprano Renée Fleming, pianist Rob Fisher, vocalists Aoife O’Donovan & Heather Masse, and harmonica player Howard Levy. 6pm Sat. on the Music Station & 12pm Sun. on the News Station

Saturday, April 04, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: West Texas Waltz

This week: the last of our spring rebroadcasts, originally from April 2013 at the City Bank Auditorium in Lubbock, Texas.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Drifting Down A Dusty Road

A rebroadcast from the Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Virginia featuring Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, the U.S. Fleet Forces Band and many more. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Too Cool For School

A rebroadcast from March 2010 from the Paramount Theatre in Seattle. Brandi Carlise and The Wailin' Jennys perform. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, March 07, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: More Than Anything

A live broadcast from the State Theatre in Minneapolis, with special guests, bluegrass sensation Becky Schlegel, country singer Kim Parent, and two young a capella groups, girls’ quartet GQ, and men’s septet The Limestones. 6PM Sat. & 12PM Sun.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Born To Rambler

A live broadcast from the State Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota with special guests, folk-rock singer and songwriter Brandi Carlile and gospel grandmaster Jearlyn Steele. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, February 21, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Hit The Ground Running

Garrison is back at the helm, fresh from burning off a few vacation days he’d built up over 40 years, for a live broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, February 14, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Friends Shall Gather 'Round

Chris Thile returns for his second turn as guest host, with special guests, bluegrass all-stars Jerry Douglas and The Earls of Leicester; singer, violinist, and banjoist Rhiannon Giddens. 6PM Sat. on the Music Station & 12PM Sun. on the News Station.

Saturday, February 07, 2015

February 7, 2015 — With Special Guest Host Chris Thile

It’s been four years since our stalwart host took any sort of break from his radio duties, and this week he’ll finally get the chance to listen to his own show live, as Chris Thile steps to the mic at the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul.