The Show With Chris Thile

Hosted By Chris Thile

A unique blend of music, comedy and storytelling.


Saturday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. on the Music Station
Sunday, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. on the News Station

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Saturday, September 20, 2014 Permalink

A Prairie Home Companion: Solid Kicks And Red Hot Licks — Season Opener and Street Dance


This week, our brand new season kicks off with a live broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theaterin Saint Paul, Minnesota, followed by our annual Meatloaf Supper and Street Dance.

With special guests, pioneering bluegrass quartet Hot Rize, songwriter and fiddler Sara Watkins, harmonica revolutionary Howard Levy, and singer Lynn Peterson. Plus, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman; musical director Rich Dworsky, with Richard Kriehn on mandolin and fiddle, Bernie Dresel on drums, Chris Siebold on guitar, and Larry Steen on bass; and the latest News from Lake Wobegon. Join us on the radio, out in front of the Fitz, or online for our live video stream of the show!