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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
February 6, 1999

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Eric Bibb & Needed Time: Woke Up This Morning (trad/arr.Bibb) Spirit and the Blues EarthBeat!/RHINO R2 75686
  3. The Weavers: Darling Corey (trad/arr.Weavers) Wasn't That A Time VANGUARD VCD4-147/50
  4. The Freight Hoppers: Trouble (trad) Waiting On The Gravy Train ROUNDER 0433
  5. Ian & Sylvia: You Were On My Mind Greatest Hits! VANGUARD VCD-5/6
  6. Amy Gallatin: Wake Me When That Sun Goes Down (Hank Harris) The Long Way Home Happy Appy HAR3 (PO Box 313, Glastonbury, CT 06033)
  7. Steve Earle & The Del McCoury Band: Graveyard Shift (Earle) The Mountain E-Squared 1064 (1815 Division St., Suite 101, Nashville, TN 37203)
  8. Bill Staines: Jubilee The Whistle Of The Jay FOLK LEGACY CD-70 (800-836-0901 or email.)
  9. Original Cast: Word Dance I (J.Thurber) A Thurber Carnival Columbia KOS 2024
  10. James Keelaghan: Dance As You Go A Recent Future GREEN LINNET GLCD 2120
  11. Benjamin Luxon & Bill Crofut: Dance To Your Daddy (trad) Two Gentlemen Folk Telarc CD-84401
  12. Bill Crofut: The Cuckoo / Leatherwing Bat (trad) Two Gentlemen Folk Telarc CD-84401
  13. Pete Morton: The Cuckoo (trad) Trespass HARBOURTOWN HARCD 037 (phone England 1229 588290 or email.)
  14. Bill Crofut: The Bird of Night (Randall Jarrell) Child's Song Albany TROY059 (518-453-2203)
  15. Joan Baez & Mimi Farina: Swallow Song (R.Farina) Ring Them Bells Guardian 724383498925
  16. Bill Crofut: The Eagle (Alfred Lord Tennyson) Child's Song Albany TROY059
  17. Second City: Senate Hearing The Second City Writhes Again Mercury SR 61224
  18. Mark Graham: Their Brains Were Small and They Died Natural Selections Front Hall HR-037
  19. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Congress Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia OS3080
  20. Dave Carter w/Tracy Grammer: Lancelot When I Go no label (503-228-2319 or email.)
  21. Sally Fingerett: I Danced With a Man My Good Company SHANACHIE 8033
  22. Lisa Bigwood: Waltz With Me Joe Like No One Else CEG 49878-2 (102 E. Pikes Peak Ave., #600, Colorado Springs, CO 80903)
  23. Kathi McDonald & Bill Parker: One Last Waltz (Parker) Leap of Faith no label (202-555-0166)
  24. Johnny Gimble: One More Pretty Waltz Under the X in Texas Tejas 002
  25. Solas: The Grey Selchie (trad/Waters) The Words That Remain SHANACHIE 78023
  26. Gallaher & Galbraith: Mary and the Seal The Last Battle BGM 1002 (604-382-7531)
  27. Marguerite Conti: The Ballad of the White Seal Maid Angels MOG MCCD593 (PO Box 21807, Seattle, WA 98111 email.
  28. Jean Redpath: Song of the Seals (trad) Love, Lilt, Laughter Elektra EKL 224
  29. Phil Cunningham & Aly Bain: Bonaparte's Retreat (trad/arr.Cunningham) The Ruby GREEN LINNET GLCD 3123
  30. Eileen Ivers: Bunch of Keys (trad/arr.Ivers) Crossing the Bridge Sony SK 60746
  31. Solas: The Vega Set The Words That Remain SHANACHIE 78023
  32. Gamble Rogers: The Passion of Miss Eulalah Singleterry Live Oklawaha OK1002 (352-372-8158)
  33. Oscar Brown, Jr.: The Snake Tells It Like It Is! Columbia CL 2025
  34. Peter Cook & John Fortune: Asp A Poke In The Eye With A Sharp Stick Transatlantic TRA 331
  35. Andrew Calhoun: The Snake Water Street Hogeye HOG 002
  36. Addiss & Crofut: The Rain On The Leaves (Pham Duy/Addiss) Addiss and Crofut Columbia CS 9411
  37. Steve Tilston: War Horse Town (Les Barker) The Wings of Butterflies Mrs Ackroyd DOG 013
  38. Boiled in Lead: Brave Bombardier (Menton/trad) Orb Atomic Theory ATD 1108
  39. James Keelaghan: A Recent Future A Recent Future GREEN LINNET GLCD 2120
  40. Tom Paxton: All Night Long The Best of Tom Paxton RHINO R2 73515
  41. Stacey Earle: Just Another Day Simple Gearle Gearle no# (PO Box 739, Ashland City, TN 37015 or email.
  42. Judy Collins: I Think It's Going To Rain Today (Randy Newman) In My Life Elektra 74027-2
  43. Emmylou Harris-Linda Ronstadt-Dolly Parton: When We're Gone, Long Gone (K.Kane/J.P.O'Hara) Trio Two Asylum 62275-2
  44. Bill Crofut: Amazing Grace (trad) An Evening With Bill Crofut ProArte PAD-216
  45. 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:

Dave Carter, Sally Fingerett, Solas, Tom Paxton, Stacey Earle, Harris-Ronstadt-Parton
These concerts were mentioned on the program:

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

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

Solas at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox, Chicago, Friday, February 19. Call Abby Pub for info: 773-478-4408.

James Keelaghan and Lisa Bigwood at an Acoustic Renaissance Concert at the Hinsdale Unitarian Church, 17 W. Maple in Hinsdale, Saturday, February 20 at 8. 708-802-0236

Bill Staines at Hogeye Folk Arts at the Evanston Unitarian Church, 1330 N. Ridge, Saturday, February 20 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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