A Prairie Home Companion


    

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

Airs at 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station & Noon Sunday on the News Station


A Prairie Home Companion Website


Upcoming Shows

Sep 21  A Prairie Home Companion: The Rhubarb Show (Week 1)

The show is playing on home turf, as The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul is the scene for the first of three "Rhubarb Shows." Tune-in to find out exactly what that means. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station, or 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Sep 28  A Prairie Home Companion: Out of Left Field

A live broadcast from The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, featuring soul singer, songwriter, and producer Dan Penn. Listen live at 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station, with a rebroadcast at 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Oct 12  A Prairie Home Companion: Headed Down a Southern Way

A live broadcast from the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans, with special guests Iris DeMent, Jearlyn Steele, and Hilary Thavis. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station, 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Recent Shows

Sep 14  A Prairie Home Companion: Season Opener From The Fitzgerald Theater

It's the season opener, with a live broadcast from The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minn. Special guests include Chuck Mead and his Grassy Knoll boys. Listen at 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station or 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Sep 07  A Prairie Home Companion, A Rebroadcast From St. Olaf College

A final summer rebroadcast before the return of live shows. This week we go back to a Nov. 2011 show from St. Olaf College, featuring the St. Olaf Choir, Phillip Brunnelle, and more. 6 p.m. Sat. on the Music Station & 12 p.m. Sun. on the News Station

Aug 24  A Prairie Home Companion: Hot, Cheesy, Way Greasy

A trip in the time machine this week to the 2010 Minnesota State Fair, featuring Sara Watkins, Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele, and a high school marching band. Listen at 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station, and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Aug 17  A Prairie Home Companion: Aloha!

A rebroadcast of the 2011 Hawaii New Year's Eve show, recorded on the island paradise of Oahu. Guests include Jake Shimabukuro, Ledward Kaapana and the Royal Academy of Radio Actors. 6pm Saturday on the Music station & 12pm Sunday on the News station

Aug 10  A Prairie Home Companion, A Summer Rebroadcast of a Wintry Show

This week's show is a rebroadcast of a wintry show originally from January 2012 from The Fitzgerald Theater. Brad Paisley and Garrison Keillor team up on a duo. 6pm Saturday on the Music Station and 12pm Sunday on the News Station.

Aug 03  A Prairie Home Companion, Featuring Emmylou Harris

This week on 'A Prairie Home Companion' with Garrison Keillor, a summer repeat of the jam-packed March 2011 broadcast from The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station & 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Jul 27  A Prairie Home Companion, Featuring Randy Newman

The summer rebroadcasts continue this week with a show originally from May 2000 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, featuring Randy Newman. Listen at 6pm Saturday on the Music Station, and 12pm Sunday on the News Station.

Jul 21  A Prairie Home Companion, Featuring Nick Lowe

A rebroadcast of a September 2011 show featuring musician and statesman of British rock Nick Lowe, Iowa songwriter Dave Moore, and young singer and actress Megan Fischer. 12pm PT Sunday on the News Station.

Jul 13  A Prairie Home Companion, Featuring Dr. John

This week it's a rebroadcast of a show from October, 2010, from The Fitzgerald Theater. Dr. John and the Lower Nine Eleven play some "Feel Good Music." 6 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station, and 12 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.

Jun 29  A Prairie Home Companion, Live from Tanglewood

Live this week from the Koussevitzky Music Shed at Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass., for the final live broadcast of the summer season. Guests include Joy Kills Sorrow and Heather Masse. 6pm Saturday on the Music Station, & Noon Sunday on the News Station.
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