Chris Thile

Chris Thile is an American mandolinist, singer, songwriter, composer, and radio personality, best known for his work in the progressive acoustic trio Nickel Creek and the acoustic folk and progressive bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers. In October 2016, he became the host of the radio variety show A Prarie Home Companion, which was renamed Live from Here in December 2017. Chris and his wife Claire Coffee, an American actress, make their home is Brooklynn, New York with their son, Calvin.