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, 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.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Silent, Steadfast, And Strong

Live from the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota, featuring country singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks, John Fullbright, and Kate Beahen. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, January 24, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Time Runs Like A River

Singer and pianist Nellie McKay joins Garrison and company this week from the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Follow the links to watch the show online, or listen on-air at 6PM Sat. on the Music Station or 12PM Sun on the News Station.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Each Season Changes You

From the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, for a live broadcast featuring bluegrass siblings The Gibson Brothers, songwriter Joe Newberry, and vocalist Heather Masse. 6pm Sat. on the Music Station & 12pm Sun. on the News Station.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

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A Prairie Home Companion: So Far, So Near

This week, we’re live from the Nourse Theater in San Francisco, California, with special guests the Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band, sibling harmonizers the T Sisters, and poet Joseph Stroud. 6pm Sat. on the Music Station & 12pm Sun. on the News Station.

Saturday, January 03, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: Early In The Evening

Rebroadcasting a show from January 2012 at The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Joshua Bell plays Chopin’s Nocturne in C-sharp minor, and Jearlyn and Jevetta Sing “Rip it Up.” 6PM Sat. on the Music Station & 12PM Sun. on the News Station.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

A Prairie Home Companion: Dancing Out On 43rd Street

This week: a rebroadcast of a December 2013 performance at The Town Hall in New York City. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Saturday, December 20, 2014

A Prairie Home Companion: 'Tis Winter Now

The final live show of the year, featuring the Vocal Essence Ensemble Singers, violinist Sara Panjunen, Heather Masse and Lynne Peterson. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.