Jack White Performs A Prairie Home Companion Acoustic Set With Chris Thile [Video]

first_imgJack White has been on a bit of a sabbatical from performing live over the last year. However, White decided to take to the stage last night at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, MN, for a special acoustic set at the opening night of A Prairie Home Companion with Chris Thile‘s tour. The Punch Brothers‘ mandolinist has recently taken over host duties from originator Garrison Keillor for the ‘Companion’ traveling show.With the First-Call Radio Players backing him, Thile performed a set of unabashed Americana music, including a cover of Bob Dylan‘s “Subterranean Homesick Blues.” Thile invited White out for a four-song set, which saw the guitarist perform alongside Thile, with a backing band made up of Lillie Mae Rische (fiddle), Fats Kaplin (pedal steel guitar), and Dominic Davis (bass).White performed The Raconteurs‘ “Carolina Drama,” The White Stripes‘ “City Lights” and “I’m Lonely (But I Ain’t That Lonely Yet)” with fellow Third Man Records artist Margo Price, and the 1969 Bobby Bare hit “(Margie’s At) The Lincoln Park Inn.”Check out some video from the performance below. A full stream of the show can also be viewed at www.prairiehome.org. Thile will be hosting and traveling with the A Prairie Home Companion show through early 2017 with a variety of special guests including Esperanza Spalding, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Jason Isbell, and more. For upcoming dates, check out the website here.Jack White w/ Margo Price “I’m Lonely (But I Ain’t That Lonely Yet)”:Chris Thile “Get It Out On The Radio”:“City Lights”:last_img read more

Best Western Ludlow Colonial Motel Receives Award

first_imgThe Best Western Ludlow Colonial Motel hasreceived the Best Western Chairman’s Award, the hotel chain’s highest honor for outstanding quality standards. The Chairman’s Award recognizes Best Western International hotels with a perfect cleanliness andmaintenance inspection score of 1,000 points out of a possible 1,000. Hotels must also meet Best Western requirements for design and high customer service scores to qualify for the award.”Receiving the Chairman’s Award from Best Western is a tremendous honor,” said Dennis Mills owner of the motel. “This award demonstrates the Best Western Ludlow Colonial Motel management’s commitment to providing quality accommodations for our guests. Our housekeeping and maintenancedepartments have worked hard to achieve this level of excellence.”Located at 91 Main Street, Ludlow, Vermont, just one mile from Okemo Mountain and a few minutes walk to downtown Ludlow, the Best WesternLudlow Colonial Motel features 48 rooms with Cable Television & HBO, Refrigerators, Coffee Makers, Hair Dryers, and Iron & Ironing Board. Some rooms have whirlpool baths. A complimentary continental breakfast is available daily.last_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Thursday, April 21, 2015

first_imgWellington Police notes for Thursday, April 21, 2016:•2:18 p.m. Officers investigated a theft and making false information in the 200 block E. Harvey, Wellington by known suspect.•2:18 p.m. Officers investigated a theft and making false information in the 200 block E. Harvey, Wellington by known suspect.•5:45 p.m. Officers investigated domestic battery in the 1600 block N. Day, Wellington by known subject(s).•8:41 p.m. Officers investigated criminal damage to vehicle tires in the 1400 block Michigan, Wellington.last_img