Radio air date: November 23, 2019
About This Episode
On this episode of Tent Show Radio, listen to The New Power Generation’s fantastic show played live at the Big Top in 2017. Their show Celebrating Prince with The New Power Generation is an epic tribute to the superstar artist with musical performances by a stellar ensemble of alumni from Prince’s legendary backing band along with other world class musicians, singers and artists.
Celebrating Prince is a non-stop, electrifying concert with performances of the most iconic, chart-topping hits from all eras of his music career. Set lists feature classic songs from throughout the superstar artist’s four-decade long career, such as “Diamonds and Pearls,” “Gett Off,” “Cream,” “7,” “Sexy MF,” “1999,” “Lets Go Crazy,” “Sign O’ The Times,” “Purple Rain,” and “KISS.” All Prince music performed by the very musicians who toured, wrote, played and recorded with him for years.
About Michael Perry
Michael Perry is a New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host from New Auburn, Wisconsin.
Perry’s bestselling memoirs include Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom, and his latest, Montaigne in Barn Boots: An Amateur Ambles Through Philosophy. His first book for young readers, The Scavengers, was published in 2014 and first novel for adult readers, The Jesus Cow, was published in May of 2015.
Raised on a small Midwestern dairy farm, Perry put himself through nursing school while working on a ranch in Wyoming, then wandered into writing. He lives with his wife and two daughters in rural Wisconsin, where he serves on the local volunteer fire and rescue service and is an intermittent pig farmer. He hosts the nationally-syndicated “Tent Show Radio,” performs widely as a humorist, and tours with his band the Long Beds (currently recording their third album for Amble Down Records). He has recorded three live humor albums including Never Stand Behind A Sneezing Cow and The Clodhopper Monologues.
Learn more about Michael and where to get his publications at www.sneezingcow.com.
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