Chris Thile gestures during an interview at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn. on April 5, 2016. Thile is succeeding Garrison Keillor as host of “A Prairie Home Companion,” the popular public radio variety show.
Chris Thile gestures during an interview at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn. on April 5, 2016. Thile is succeeding Garrison Keillor as host of “A Prairie Home Companion,” the popular public radio variety show. Ann Heisenfelt AP
Chris Thile gestures during an interview at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn. on April 5, 2016. Thile is succeeding Garrison Keillor as host of “A Prairie Home Companion,” the popular public radio variety show. Ann Heisenfelt AP

‘A Prairie Home Companion’ welcomes new host Chris Thile

October 12, 2016 2:05 PM