A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion®

with Garrison Keillor

About the Program

This variety show features unforgettable comedy sketches, acoustic-based music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

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The News from Lake Wobegon podcast

Listen to The News from Lake Wobegon wherever and whenever you want. GK's signature monologue is now available as a free podcast, updated every Monday.

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This week’s rebroadcast: a look back to early December and our show at The Town Hall in New York City. Marcus Mumford sings “Kansas City” and “When I Get My Hands on You,” Corrine Bailey Rae performs “Put Your Records On” and “Like a Star,” and Trevor Noah joins us to chat with Chris Thile and share a few stories from his book Born a Crime. Plus: Chris Thile’s Song of the Week, “Thank You, New York”; the continuing adventures of Mando Man; Gaby Moreno sits in with the band for “Cucurrucucú Paloma”; and Bertrand Falstaff Heine interviews a band of “San Francisc-ish” musicians.

Classical MPR's broadcast of Metropolitan Opera live will briefly pre-empt the start of A Prairie Home Companion on January 5, March 2 and May 11. For the complete broadcast, join MPR News on Sunday at 11 a.m.

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