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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
January 30, 1999

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. John Gorka: St. Caffeine After Yesterday RED HOUSE RHR 121
  3. Steve Goodman: Red Red Robin (Harry Woods) Artistic Hair RED PAJAMAS RPG-001CD (800-521-2112)
  4. Nannie Helen Burroughs School Choir: This Is The Day (trad) Praise The Lord (a compilation of choirs in the Washington, DC area) SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFW 40113
  5. Sam Leopold: How Great We Are Songs For Sale Gone Fishin' 1 (410-367-8381)
  6. Phil Cunningham & Aly Bain: The Wee Bells Of Tak-Ma-Doon Road / Glencoe Village Hall / Lady Mary Ramsay's Reel (Cunningham/DR MacDonald/Trad-arr.Cunningham-Bain) The Ruby GREEN LINNET GLCD 3123
  7. Nanci Griffith: Once In A Very Blue Moon (P.Alger/E.Levine) Once in a Very Blue Moon PHILO PH 1096
  8. Joni Harms: Blue Montana Moon (Harms/Q.Powers/K.Franceschi) Cowgirl Dreams Warner Western 9 47119 2
  9. Rosemary Woods: Under the Light of the Moon Journeys and Dreams Spring SCD 1042 (available through WATERBUG 800-466-0234)
  10. Esther Friedman: Moon Over Water Respond (a compilation of artists) SIGNATURE SOUNDS Sig1247 (800-694-5354)
  11. Lynn Miles: Beautiful Night Night In A Strange Town PHILO 1215-2
  12. Marshall Efron: The Haircut Neutrino News Network Polydor PD 5029
  13. Original Cast: The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd (Sondheim) Sweeney Todd RCA 3379-2-RC
  14. Monty Python: The Lumberjack Song Instant Record Collection Arista ARCD-8296
  15. Johnny Gimble: Under the X in Texas Under the X in Texas Tejas 002
  16. Steve Gillette: If You're Ever In Texas (Gillette/CJ Quarto) Texas & Tennessee REDWING RWMCD 5404 (PO Box 577575, Chicago, IL 60657)
  17. Johnny Gimble: Texas Highways Under the X in Texas Tejas 002
  18. EXCERPTS FROM LIVE STUDIO PERFORMANCE FROM WFMT NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY (January 1, 1999 -- Part III, third hour)


  19. Kevin Woodward: What Do They Make In Ottawa (Michael Marker) Free KW Music CDKW01 (250-477-7986 or email.)
  20. Brigid Malone & Gaping Maw: Parcel Of Rogues (trad) private tape
  21. Tom Paxton: I Believe, I Do Outward Bound Elektra EKS-7317
  22. Capitol Steps: Supercallousmeanandnastyrightwinglegislaion A Whole Newt World CapSteps CSCD 1015 (800-733-STEP)
  23. Jack Hamilton: Dining Alone Hamiltoons Saltbush no # (734-287-1808 or email.)
  24. Tom Paxton: Victoria Dines Alone The Best Of. . . RHINO R2 73515
  25. Malvina Reynolds: The New Restaurant Sings the Truth Columbia CS 9414
  26. Jimmy Crowley: The Bandon Car (Kevin Beale) Uncorked! GreenTrax CDTRAX 165 (phone Scotland 1875 814155 or email.)
  27. The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem: Johnson's Motor Car (trad/Clancies-Makem) In Person At Carnegie Hall Columbia CS 8750
  28. Tom Dundee: Workin' On The Car Lyfe Tyme A Rhyme Flyte FR4444 (email.)
  29. Eva Cassidy: What A Wonderful World (Weiss/Thiele) Live At Blues Alley BLIX STREET G2-10046 (818-763-9151 or email.)
  30. Megon McDonough: It's A Wonderful World (Adamson/Savill/Watson) My One And Only Love SHANACHIE 5027
  31. Peggy Seeger: Wonderful World An Odd Collection ROUNDER CD 4031
  32. Pete Seeger: Turn! Turn! Turn! (Ecclesiastes/Seeger) Greatest Hits Columbia CK 9416
  33. Anita Silvert: All Roads Converge Midwest Girl Balancing Act BAM-003 P.O. Box 512, Yardley, PA 19067 (215-369-0220) or email.

RICH'S PICKS:

John Gorka, Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham, Rosemary Woods, Lynn Miles, Steve Gillette, Tom Paxton
These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The 39th Annual University of Chicago Folk Festival at Mandel Hall, 57th & University 773-728-7409:

Friday, February 5 at 8:
Dave Myers Blues Band; Nile Wilson w/Charlie Walden & Patt Plunkett; Carlos "Quinto" Equis-Aguila; Shootin' Creek String Band; Brighid, Maire, & Fiona Malone; Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers
Saturday, February 6 at 7:30:
Traditional Creole; Domino, Johnny Gimble w/Roger Bellow, Don Stiernberg & Moe Nelson; Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers; Nile Wilson w/Charlie Walden & Patt Plunkett; Shootin' Creek String Band
Sunday, February 8 at 6:
Soul Stirrers; Johnny Gimble w/Roger Bellow, Don Stiernberg & Moe Nelson; Dave Myers Blues Band; Domino; Traditional Creole

Phil Cunningham & Aly Bain at the Chicago Folk Center of the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Saturday February 12 at 8. 773-728-6000 Iris DeMent will be there February 20.

Megon McDonough at the Friendship Concert Hall, Kolpin & Algonquin Roads in Des Plaines, Saturday, February 12 at 8. 847-255-5380

James Keelaghan, Lisa Bigwood at an Acoustic Renaissance Concert, Hinsdale Unitarian Church, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, February 20 at 8.

Tom Dundee at Hogeye Folk Arts at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago Avenues, Evanston, Saturday, February 6 at 7:30. 847-475-6165

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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