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Encore Tent Show Radio Tonight: Elephant Revival

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tonight (Saturday, Sept. 16th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua.  This week’s show welcomes musical guests Elephant Revival plus a bonus performance by Greg Brown. In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with…View post

Encore Tent Show Radio Tomorrow: Gaelic Storm

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tomorrow (Saturday, Sept 12th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua.  This week’s show welcomes musical guests Gaelic Storm and a bonus performance by Steve Earle. In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the…View post

Laugh, Sing, Dance…(Two Outta Three)

Mabel Tainter Theatre in Menomonie, Wisconsin, tonight with bits from the new book, music with the Long Beds, Ben Lester on pedal steel, Ben’s dad on chickin’ pickin’ guitar, and all those hot dance moves you’ve come to expect from me. TOMORROW: Mineral Point with Mary Cutrufello joining the band. SATURDAY: Mike in Richland Center.…View post