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January 29, 2000

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. David Francey: Saints and Sinners Torn Screen Door Laker LKR 1001 (819-838-4366 or email)
  3. Joan Baez: Ring Them Bells (Bob Dylan) Ring Them Bells Guardian 7243 8 34989 2 5
  4. Original Broadway Cast: I Hear Bells (Maltby/Shire) Starting Here, Starting Now RCA ABL1-2360
  5. Marty Feldman: The Great Bell The Crazy World of Marty Feldman Brit.Decca SPA 134
  6. Chad Mitchell Trio: Hang On the Bell, Nellie (Connor/Erard/Parker) Mighty Day on Campus FOLK ERA FE3262CD (630-637-2303)
  7. Joan Baez: No Man Is An Island (John Donne) Baptism VANGUARD VSD-79275
  8. Liz Carroll: Sevens (Carroll) /Michael Kennedy's / The Cup of Tea (trad) Lost in the Loop GREEN LINNET GLCD 1199
  9. Bill Staines: Virginia's Reel October's Hill RED HOUSE RHRCD 139
  10. Liz Carroll: On The Boulevard (Carroll) / Crabs in the Skillet (trad) Lost in the Loop GREEN LINNET GLCD 1199
  11. New Lost City Ramblers: Give the Fiddler a Dram (trad) 20th Anniversary Concert FLYING FISH FF090
  12. The Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show: It's You Baby, You (Monroe Fields) The Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show REBEL REB-CD-1752
  13. Ginny Hawker & Kay Justice: I Never Loved But One (AP Carter) Bristol Copper Creek CCCD-0176
  14. Bob Copper: Charming Molly (trad) Coppersongs 2 Coppersongs CD2 (73 Telescombe Rd., Peacehaven, E.Sussex BN10 7UB, England)
  15. Original Cast: Word Dance I (James Thurber) A Thurber Carnival Columbia KOS 2024
  16. Bill Staines: The Games People Play (Joe South) October's Hill RED HOUSE RHRCD 139
  17. Richard Berman: Monopoly Love, Work and Play Aries 002 (413-253-7570 or email.)
  18. Lal Waterson & Oliver Knight: Party Games Bed of Roses Topic TSCD505 (50 Stroud Green Rd., London N4 3EF, England)
  19. Original Cast: Word Dance II (James Thurber) A Thurber Carnival Columbia KOS 2024
  20. Kristin Lems: Chicago Calypso Oh Mama - Plus! Carolsdatter no# (847-864-0737 or email.)
  21. Joni Mitchell: California Hits REPRISE 9 46326-2
  22. Kristin Lems: The Three Madonnas (Judy and Joni and Joan) Oh, Mama - Plus! Carolsdatter no#
  23. Judy Collins: Since You Asked Wildflowers Elektra 74012-2
  24. Joan Baez, Mimi Farina, Judy Collins: Legend of a Girl Child Linda (Donovan Leitch) Rare, Live & Classic VANGUARD VCD3-125/27
  25. Annie Gallup: Three Photographs Steady Steady Yes 1 800 PRIME CD PCD63
  26. Paul Simon: Kodachrome Greatest Hits, Etc. Columbia JC 35032
  27. Spike Milligan: I've Got That Photograph of You Badjelly The Witch and Other Goodies Polydor 2460 235
  28. Kenny Baker & Josh Graves: Sushi (Baker) Flying South Slim Rickey RRR 0034
  29. National Lampoon: Sushi Riot Sex, Drugs, Rock'n'Roll, and the End of the World Passport PB 6018
  30. David Kleiner: Cats at the Sushi Bar Rhymes with Diner Bliss 182XU81
  31. David Francey: Sumach Street Torn Screen Door Laker LKR 1001
  32. Robin Williamson: Verses In Stewart Street Songs of Love and Parting FLYING FISH FF 257
  33. Tom Dundee: Love Doesn't Die Lyfe Tyme A Rhyme Flyte FR4444 (email.)
  34. The Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show: The Love We Have Will Never Die The Love We Have Will Never Die REBEL REB-CD-1752
  35. Ferron: Cactus Driver EARTHBEAT! 9 42564-2
  36. Bob Hillman: This Didn't Happen to Me Playing God SLICED BREAD CDSB72110 (PO Box 606, Blue Bell, PA 19422)
  37. Les Barker: The Dog Formerly Known as Prince (Folkstage 6/19/99) WFMT recording
  38. Tom Dundee: Dog Lyfe Tyme A Rhyme Flyte FR4444
  39. Les Barker: Spot, of the Antarctic (Folkstage 6/19/99) WFMT recording
  40. Eric Anderson: My Land Is a Good Land 'bout changes & things VANGUARD VMD 79206
  41. Amasong: Shenandoah (trad/arr.K.Boerger) Amai Amasong CD 9912 (217-328-6828)
  42. Robin & Linda Williams: Shenandoah Moon Shenandoah Moon Symposium SYS2007
  43. Tommy Makem: Sing Me the Old Songs Lonesome Waters SHANACHIE 52011
  44. Ed Trickett: Old Songs (David Hanni) / Piano (DH Lawrence) Echo on the Evening Tide AZALEA ACCD-9901 (18732 Tanterra Way, Brookesville, MD 20833)
  45. Bill Staines: When I Hear the Music Play October's Hill RED HOUSE RHRCD 139
  46. Anita Silvert: All Roads Converge Midwest Girl Balancing Act BAM-003 P.O. Box 512, Yardley, PA 19067 (215-369-0220) or email

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


Liz Carroll*, David Francey*, Bill Staines, Ed Trickett, Bob Hillman
*recording of special merit

Tom Dundee at a Hogeye Folk Arts concert, Saturday, February 5 at 7:30 at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago, Evanston. 847-475-6165.

Bill Staines perform for Hogeye Feburary 19 at the Unitarian Church of Evanston. Bill Staines will also play at Molly's Place on Fiona in Mokena, (near I-57) March 5. This is a house concert. Anne Hills will be there February 26. (708)479-8680

The 40th Annual University of Chicago Folk Festival, February 4-6, with evening concerts at Mandel Hall, 57th & University, featuring Bois Sec Ardoin-Edward & Danny Poullard Creole Band; The Copper Family; Ralph Blizard & the New Southern Ramblers, John Bergquist; Little Arthur & The Back Scratchers; Kenny Baker & Josh Graves; Ginny Hawker-Kay Justice & Tracy Schwarz; The Karl Shiffett & Big Country Show; Little Arthur & The Back Scratchers; Keith Eric & Waterhouse; Pat Broaders-Jimmy Keane-Sean Cleland. Not all artists perform each night. There also daytime workshops at Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th Street. For general information call 773 702-9793, for tickets 773-702-7300.

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