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 25, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Dig The Say

Our live broadcasts continue this week from The Town Hall deep in the heart of Manhattan, with special guests Brooklyn Rider, a string quartet hailed as “the future of chamber music.” And rightly so. 6PM Sat./Music Station & 12PM Sun./News Station.

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.