A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion is a recorded live show featuring comedy sketches, music and more from host Chris Thile and company.

Recent Episodes

History - June 3, 2017

St. Paul, 1855: the story of how the arts arrived in Minnesota's capital city --na script originally from our February 6, 2016 broadcast.

Catchup - May 27, 2017

A word from the Catchup Advisory Board: Catchup has natural mellowing agents that foster teamwork and tamp down old resentments -- a script originally from our January 30, 2016 broadcast.

Feedback Loop - May 20, 2017

Chris Thile's Song Of The Week, "Feedback Loop," from our May 20, 2017 broadcast, with Sara Watkins, Jerry Douglas, Rich Dworsky, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, and Ted Poor

Comey's Waltz - May 13, 2017

Chris Thile's Song Of The Week, "Comey's Waltz," from our May 13, 2017 broadcast, with Sarah Jarosz, Aoife O'Donovan, Rich Dworsky, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, James McAlister, and Gabe Witcher

Down the Hatch - May 6, 2017

"You're listening to Down the Hatch, public radio's first 'beverage-only' recipe program." -- A script originally from our February 18, 2017 broadcast