A Prairie Home Companion

Sundays at 10; Saturdays at 2

Hosted by Chris Thile, the exciting new chapter of this listener favorite features both well-known and up-and-coming talent that includes musicians, humor with sketch comedy and spoken word, and a hilarious Song of the Week.

Ways to Connect


  • Monday, July 16, 2018 2:15am
    Our traveling correspondent, comedian Tom Papa, heads to Raleigh, North Carolina; samples some enticing coffee and waffles; talks with a Duke student and a 70-year-old yoga enthusiast; and makes an unfortunate snack error at a bookstore. (originally from January 27, 2018)
  • Monday, July 16, 2018 2:00am
    Download the Song of the Week, "January 2018, Part 4," for July 14, 2018 (originally from our January 27, 2018 broadcast). The band: Chris Thile, Gaby Moreno, Rich Dworsky, Bill Campbell, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, and Gabe Witcher.
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018 2:14am
    In a look back to our January 20, 2018 broadcast, Tom Papa visits New Orleans, gets a little life advice over a bowl of casino jambalaya, and tours the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018 2:00am
    Download the Song of the Week, "January 2018, Part 3," for July 7, 2018 (originally from our January 20, 2018 broadcast). The band: Chris Thile, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, Ted Poor, and Gabe Witcher.
  • Monday, July 2, 2018 3:35am
    Tom Papa spends four days in Washington D.C., where he visits Ford’s Theatre, gets caught in the rain near the Washington Monument, peruses an exhibit featuring art from the Burning Man festival, runs up the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, and gets a little inspiration from Americans visiting the capital.