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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
April 24, 1999

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Peter Schickele as P.D.Q. Bach: New Horizons In Music Appreciation P.D.Q.Bach On The Air VANGUARD VBD 79268
  3. Susan Werner: Born A Little Late (The Baby Boomer Song) Midwestern Saturday Night Susan Werner SW001
  4. Capitol Steps: Like A Suburban Drone (Newport-Strauss/Dylan) First Lady and the Tramp Capitol Steps CSCD-1019 (800-733-STEP)
  5. The Foremen: Peace Is Out (Roy Zimmerman) Folk Heroes REPRISE 9 45993-2
  6. Original Cast (Jerry Orbach): Try To Remember (Jones/Schmidt) The Fantasticks Polydor 821 943-2 Y-1
  7. Kingston Trio: Stories Of Old (John Stewart) Stay Awhile FOLK ERA FE5435CD (877-FOLK-ERA)
  8. Suzanne McDermott: The 3 Dreams Of J.Robert Oppenheimer Souvenir Rosema Red RR-415
  9. Capitol Steps: Pakistani Bang-Bang (Newport-Stauss/Sherman-Sherman) First Lady and the Tramp Capitol Steps CSCD-1019
  10. Tom Lehrer: We Will All Go Together When We Go Songs & More Songs RHINO R2 72776
  11. John Renbourn: Willy o'Winsbury (trad/arr.Renbourn) Faro Annie REPRISE MS 2082
  12. Doc & Richard Watson: Gypsy Davey (trad/K.L.Darby) Third Generation Blues SUGAR HILL SHCD-3893
  13. Burl Ives: Henry Martin (trad) Ballads with Guitar United Artists UAL 3060
  14. Figgy Duff: Henry Martin (trad/arr.P.Morgan-N.Dinn) Due South Nettwerk 6 2428 40004 2 8 (212-477-8198)
  15. Tom Rush: Original Talking Blues Blues, Songs and Ballads Fantasy FCD-24709-2
  16. Tara Nevins w/Jim Miller: Talkin' Blues Mule to Ride SUGAR HILL SHCD-3892
  17. Rich & Maureen DelGrosso: Your Feet's Too Big (A.Benson/F.Fisher) Toe Tappin' Heartwood HW 502 (313-254-1858 / PO Box 8266, Salem, MA 01971)
  18. Kim & Reggie Harris & Magpie: Guide My Feet (trad) Guide My Feet APPLESEED APR 1029
  19. Carrie Newcomer: Just Like Downtown Bare to the Bone PHILO CD 9901
  20. Nanci Griffith: Tonight I Think I'm Gonna Go Downtown (J.Gilmore/J.Reed) Poet In My Window PHILO PH-1098
  21. John Gorka: Downtown Tonight I Know RED HOUSE RHR 18
  22. Greg Brown: Downtown 44 & 66 RED HOUSE RHR CD 02
  23. Christine Lavin: Downtown (T.Hatch) Good Thing He Can't Read My Mind PHILO PH-1121
  24. Susan Werner: Last of the Good Straight Girls Live At the Tin Angel Susan Werner SW002
  25. Indigo Girls: Kid Fears (A.Ray) Indigo Girls Epic EK 45044
  26. Annie Gallup: Stone Angel Steady Steady Yes 1 800 PRIME CD PCD63
  27. Michael Smith: Crazy Mary Michael Smith FLYING FISH FF70404
  28. Dede Vogt: Mean Old Lady Oasis DJ Sampler, Vol. 13 Oasis Duplication
  29. Lorna Hunt: Crazy Mary All In One Day Classic RTHCD 1015 (1444 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028 CLASSIC RECORDS
  30. Capitol Steps: When IRS Guys Are Smilin' (Ball/Newport-Strauss) When IRS Guys are Smilin' Capitol Steps CSCD 1018
  31. Rich Little as W.C.Fields: How To Beat The Federal Income Tax. . . Or What To See and Do at Alcatraz Rich Little As W.C.Fields For President Caedmon TC 9101
  32. T.R.Ritchie: Death and Taxes Homeground Apex AR003 (460 Mountainview Dr., Moab, UT 84532)
  33. Eric Bogle: The Band Played Waltzing Matilda Now I'm Easy Celtic Music CM004
  34. Tom Lewis: Writing of 'Tipperary' (Bill Caddick) Mixed Cargo BOREALIS RECORDS BCD 116 (800-SEA-DOG1)
  35. Phil Ochs: Pleasures Of The Harbor Farewells & Fantasies RHINO R2 73518
  36. Ewan MacColl: The Joy of Living Black and White: The Definitive Collection GREEN LINNET GLCD 3058
  37. 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:

Doc & Richard Watson, Carrie Newcomer, Tara Nevins, Kim & Reggie Harris & Magpie, Annie Gallup
These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Tom Russell at Fitzgerald's, 6615 Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn, Monday, April 26. 708-788-2118

John Renbourn, and Ariane Lydon at an Acoustic Renaissance Concert at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, May 1 at 8. 708-802-0236

Cathy Barton & Dave Para in a Hogeye Folk Arts concert at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge, May 1 at 7:30. 847-475-6165

Lorna Hunt, at HiFi '99 in the Red Lacquer Room of the Palmer House, Monroe & State, Friday, May 14 at 2:30, Saturday, May 14 at noon, and Sunday, May 16 at 1:15 PM.

Phil Ochs Song Night at Fermilab, Saturday, May 22 at 8. 630-840-ARTS

The Kingston Trio at the Woodstock Opera House, Saturday, May 29 at 5 and 8 PM. 818-338-5300

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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