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, November 1, 2014 Permalink

A Prairie Home Companion: The Joke Show Returns!


This week, our vaunted Joke Show returns! Tune in for a live broadcast from the Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with special guests, Scottish music institutionBattlefield Band and hot jazz preservationist Vince Giordano.

Also with us, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman; musical director Rich Dworsky with Richard Kriehn on mandolin and fiddle, guitarist Dean MagrawJT Bates on drums, Kenni Holmen on saxophone, and bassist Larry Kohut; and the latest News from Lake Wobegon. Have a few great, classic jokes? Send them our way and they just might make it onto the show!