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Classic episodes from the “A Prairie Home Companion” archives

A Prairie Home Companion: May 15, 1999

A Prairie Home Companion: May 15, 1999

Our featured show this week comes from Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minnesota, with folk singer Greg Brown and country musician Junior Brown, the Guy’s All-Star Shoe Band and The Royal Academy of Radio Actors.

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A Prairie Home Companion: May 8, 2010

A Prairie Home Companion: May 8, 2010

Our featured show comes to you fromĀ  The Town Hall in New York City with legendary pianist and composer, Dick Hyman, vocalist Andra Suchy, The Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, Fred Newman, and Erica Rhodes.

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A Prairie Home Companion: May 1, 2004

A Prairie Home Companion: May 1, 2004

From the famous Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee our featured guests will include Peter Ostroushko, Katey Bellville, and Kacey Jones; the hillbilly band BR549; Johnny Gimble, the King of the Swing Fiddle; steel guitar legend Buddy Emmons; and multiple Grammy-winner Alison Krauss.

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A Prairie Home Companion: April 24, 1999

A Prairie Home Companion: April 24, 1999

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: April 17, 2010

A Prairie Home Companion: April 17, 2010

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: April 10, 1999

A Prairie Home Companion: April 10, 1999

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: April 3, 2004

A Prairie Home Companion: April 3, 2004

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: March 29, 2014

A Prairie Home Companion: March 29, 2014

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: March 12, 2011

A Prairie Home Companion: March 12, 2011

Martin Sheen plays James Joyce in an episode of The Lives of the Cowboys, the late Frank Harte sings a tune from Finnegan’s Wake, and Pat Donohue has the Irish Blues. Plus, Sean O’Driscoll, Cathal McConnell and The Boys of the Lough, and Solas.

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A Prairie Home Companion: March 7, 2015

A Prairie Home Companion: March 7, 2015

This featured show comes from the west side of the Mississippi River, from the State Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with special guests, bluegrass sensation Becky Schlegel, country singer Kim Parent, and girls’ quartet GQ, and men’s septet The Limestones.

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