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Chicago Tribune
Goodbye, Garrison Keillor, and thanksthat he and the show were always there, as reliable as the coming of the evenin
Goodbye, Garrison Keillor, and thanks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
that he and the show were always there, as reliable as the coming of the evening. (The show will continue with mandolinist Chris Thile as host.) Thanks, Mr. Keillor, for the stories, the songs, the jokes, the poems and the writing still to come.... Read more
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CBS News
​Garrison Keillor signs off "A Prairie Home Companion" after 42 yearsbroadcast from the Hollywood Bowl will be his last. But the show goes on. Garri
​Garrison Keillor signs off "A Prairie Home Companion" after 42 years
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
broadcast from the Hollywood Bowl will be his last. But the show goes on. Garrison Keillor's successor is 35-year-old Chris Thile. "It was my choice," Keillor said. "It was not a committee meeting. This was not the result of a beauty contest.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Garrison Keillor to host final live 'Prairie' broadcast at Tanglewoodowned by Keillor since 1988. The show will continue in repeats through the sum
Garrison Keillor to host final live 'Prairie' broadcast at Tanglewood
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
owned by Keillor since 1988. The show will continue in repeats through the summer and early fall, when mandolin maestro Chris Thile, 35, groomed by Keillor as his personal choice to carry on, takes over on Oct. 15. Thile will host 13 weekly... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Watkins steers away from Nickel Creekbluegrass group Nickel Creek when she was just 8 years old. The group also cons
Watkins steers away from Nickel Creek
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
bluegrass group Nickel Creek when she was just 8 years old. The group also consisted of her brother Sean and mandolinist Chris Thile. Nickel Creek found its niche in a crowded field of folk, bluegrass and Americana acts to win a Grammy Award in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 seasontheatrical events, the 2016-2017 season at the Peace Center in Greenville featu
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
theatrical events, the 2016-2017 season at the Peace Center in Greenville features something for everyone. An Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy Award-winner and MacArthur fellow... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comAn Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hal
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
An Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comAn Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hal
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
An Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist.... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Soaking up the solsticewhat I'd imagine is a largely acoustic affair, the lineup features both traditi
Soaking up the solstice
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 13 days ago
what I'd imagine is a largely acoustic affair, the lineup features both traditional and progressive bluegrass heavyweights Chris Thile, Béla Fleck, Yonder Mountain String Band, Sara Watkins and the Sam Bush Band, in addition to revered Americana... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bonnaroo continues on somber note after man dies after running into trafficof the Bluegrass Situation Superjam with Ed Helms and Friends. She formed Nicke
Bonnaroo continues on somber note after man dies after running into traffic
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
of the Bluegrass Situation Superjam with Ed Helms and Friends. She formed Nickel Creek along with her brother, Sean, and Chris Thile. During a long Nickel Creek hiatus, Watkins played fiddle and other instruments with dozens of other artists,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bela Fleck has the world on a stringfor orchestra. He's collaborated with top-shelf players in wide-ranging genres,
Bela Fleck has the world on a string
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
for orchestra. He's collaborated with top-shelf players in wide-ranging genres, from progressive bluegrass mandolinist Chris Thile to African musicians Oumou Sangare and Toumani Diabate. "Two of the crown jewels in my collaborating crown would... Read more
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Daily Mail
Garrison Keillor suffers brain seizure, but show goes onSaturday's show. Keillor has said that he'll step down as Prairie Home host af
Garrison Keillor suffers brain seizure, but show goes on
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Saturday's show. Keillor has said that he'll step down as Prairie Home host after his final broadcast on July 1. Musician Chris Thile is set to replace Keillor in 2016. RELATED ARTICLES Weight-loss surgery DOES save lives, lowering rates of... Read more
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Park Record
Way Down Wanderers will stop for a show at the Silver Star Cafea folk band that featured the mandolin.Then Krause discovered the multi-Grammy
Way Down Wanderers will stop for a show at the Silver Star Cafe
Park Record / Posted 26 days ago
a folk band that featured the mandolin.Then Krause discovered the multi-Grammy Award-winning bluegrass band Nickel Creek."Chris Thile was my favorite mandolin player and growing up in that atmosphere encouraged me to experiment with the Americana... Read more

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