Sean Sarah, Bill Monroe, Colorado discussed on A Prairie Home Companion


Were invited to play the kids tent at the telluride bluegrass festival i am not making this this is true sean sarah and i were in a cowboy music face dan singing singing all the western hits oh you blew the above except none of our voices it changed yet so it was one night well the oh okay that's enough easy man mandate negative that 11yearold cell lines quite a ham maybe even more than my 35yearold selfie actually got to me bill monroe backstage at the festival that year yes and he asked me to play for him but neither of us had our mandolins with us who should come to the rescue but sam bush the king of telluride so this is the kind of thing that happens in colorado i got to play of bill monroe song four bill monroe unsaved bush's mandala this is what i believe and then bill said that that's what song he's the i said that that your song mr monroe that's kentucky mandala against two that's a good so how bed another the that's mighty fumble did did iraq that song as well i don't think you did actually willing to good song anyways here and he handed me a quarter as he was wanted to do he would he would go up to a little kid and just hand the kid a quarter mental and sound you're not i've been in colorado abandoned love i haven't been here since i've been in love with colorado effort since i just just ignore that colorado gave me such a warm welcome when i arrived on thursday not literally warm mind you it was freezing but that half inch of pre thanksgiving snow felt so festive took my mind right off all the insanity of the past couple of weeks we know okay winner and it got me thinking about the holidays coming up what are you doing for thanksgiving family yes your family maybe you're to.

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