A Prairie Home Companion

Hear Jeff Tweedy Play Live From Here, Formerly A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion officially changed its name to Live From Here With Chris Thile yesterday after cutting ties with creator Garrison Keillor following an…
Peter Helman | December 17, 2017 - 2:46 pm

Hear Bon Iver Play A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion is in the process of changing its name following an allegation of inappropriate behavior against the show's founder and former host,…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2017 - 1:07 pm

Hear Spoon Play A Prairie Home Companion Which Has A New Name Following Garrison Keillor Allegations

Spoon guested on the first episode of A Prairie Home Companion since its creator Garrison Keillor was fired from Minnesota Public Radio over an allegation
Peter Helman | December 3, 2017 - 11:39 am

Hear Fiona Apple Cover Fats Domino On A Prairie Home Companion

New Orleans rock 'n' roll pioneer Fats Domino passed away this week. Yesterday, Fiona Apple was a guest on A Prairie Home Companion yesterday, and,…
Peter Helman | October 29, 2017 - 10:43 am

Hear Julien Baker Debut “Hurt Less” On A Prairie Home Companion

Julien Baker's sophomore full-length Turn Out The Lights is arriving at the end of the month, and yesterday, she was the latest guest on Chris…
Peter Helman | October 8, 2017 - 1:19 pm

Watch Aimee Mann Play “Goose Snow Cone” On A Prairie Home Companion

Chris Thile recently relaunched Garrison Keillor's old NPR show A Prairie Home Companion, and in recent weeks, the show has hosted performances from people like…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2017 - 11:08 am

Hear Jenny Lewis Play New Song “Heads Gonna Roll” On A Prairie Home Companion

Jenny Lewis has been working with Ryan Adams on the follow-up to 2014's The Voyager, and she's been playing a new song called "Heads Gonna…
Peter Helman | February 5, 2017 - 1:41 pm

Watch Ryan Adams Perform With Chris Thile & Kacey Musgraves On A Prairie Home Companion

Ryan Adams was one of the guests on yesterday's episode of A Prairie Home Companion, broadcast live from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.
Peter Helman | January 22, 2017 - 12:10 pm

Watch Laura Marling Play New Songs On A Prairie Home Companion

Laura Marling is releasing a new album, Semper Femina, in a few months, and over the weekend she performed at a show in Chicago for…
James Rettig | January 16, 2017 - 3:39 pm

Hear The Shins Debut “The Fear” On A Prairie Home Companion

The Shins guested on yesterday’s episode of A Prairie Home Companion, performing a few songs during a live broadcast from Seattle's Paramount Theatre. They played…
Peter Helman | January 8, 2017 - 11:26 am

Chris Thile Announces A Prairie Home Companion Live Shows With Justin Vernon, Ryan Adams, The Shins, & More

Chris Thile's revamped A Prairie Home Companion kicked things off with Jack White earlier this year, and the show is keeping the momentum going with…
Collin Robinson | December 7, 2016 - 2:10 pm

Stream Jason Isbell On A Prairie Home Companion

Jason Isbell appeared on yesterday's episode of A Prairie Home Companion, performing "24 Frames" and "Something More Than Free" at Philadelphia's Academy Of Music. He…
Peter Helman | November 13, 2016 - 1:32 pm

Watch Jack White & Margo Price On The New A Prairie Home Companion

A new season and a new era of the long-running radio show A Prairie Home Companion is kicking off today, with mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile…
Peter Helman | October 15, 2016 - 5:54 pm

Jack White To Play Premiere Of A Prairie Home Companion 2.0

Jack White is set to make his debut on the long-running radio show A Prairie Home Companion one month from today, which broadcasts live from…
Collin Robinson | September 15, 2016 - 2:51 pm

Hear Neko Case On A Prairie Home Companion

Long-running NPR series A Prairie Home Companion (whose devout listeners are the subject of a sketch in the upcoming season of Portlandia) gave a warm…
Taylor Law | February 3, 2014 - 3:31 pm