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March 25, 2000

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. The Limeliters: A Place In the Choir (Bill Staines) Until We Get It Right! GNP Crescendo GNPD 2266
  3. Grit Laskin: Moved By a Melody (Folkstage - Prairie Crossing 7/10/99) WFMT recording
  4. Laurie Lewis & Grant Street: Singin' My Troubles Away (Alton Delmore) Singing My Troubles Away FLYING FISH FF 70515
  5. Hot Soup: Tain't No Sin To Dance Around In Your Bones (Walter Donaldson) Soup Happens SOUPer Music SMD049 (PO Box 412, Columbia, MD 21045)
  6. The Savoy-Doucet Cajun Band: Les Culottes a Lollypop (Lollypop's Underwear) (Gerard Dole) Sam's Big Rooster ARHOOLIE 481 (888-274-6654)
  7. Larry Rand: Junior & Brother Al WFMT Recording
  8. Capitol Steps: I Enjoy Being Al Gore (R.Rodgers/E.Newport) Unzippin' My Doodah Capitol Steps CSCD 1018 (800-733-STEP)
  9. The Weavers: We're All Dodgin' (trad/Weavers) Wasn't That A Time VANGUARD VCD4-147/50
  10. The Foremen: Everyman (For Himself) (Roy Zimmerman) Folk Heroes REPRISE 9 45993-2
  11. Jackson Browne: For Everyman For Everyman Asylum SD 5067
  12. Ed & Dana McCurdy: Old Hundreth (trad) On Jordan's Stormy Banks I Stand... Folkways FTS 32430
  13. Ed McCurdy: The Birds Courtship (trad) A Ballad Singer's Choice Tradition TLP-1003
  14. Mary Black: Broken Wings (Dougie McLean) Speaking With the Angel Curb D2-77958
  15. Ed McCurdy: Three Ravens (trad) The Ballad Record Washington WLP 705
  16. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: The Ravens Not Only Peter Cook...But Also Dudley Moore... Brit.Decca LK 4703
  17. Anne Hills & Michael Smith: We Become Birds (Smith) Paradise Lost & Found REDWING RWMCD 5406 (PO Box 577575, Chicago, IL 60657)
  18. Laurence Nugent: Reels: The Smell of the Bog / The Wind That Shakes the Barley / Emmet's Double (trad/trad/Nugent) Two For Two SHANACHIE 78014
  19. Whirligig: The Abbey Reels: The Toyman's Daughter (Guskin) / The Abbey Reel (trad) / The Holly Bush (Finbar Dwyer) / Brendan Ring's (trad) Spin 1 800 PRIME CD PCD70
  20. Stacey Earle: In My Way Simple Gearle Gearle no# (PO Box 739, Ashland City, TN 37015 or email)
  21. Mary Gauthier: I Drink Drag Queens in Limousines In The Black 41962
  22. Dave Mallett: Whiskey Talkin' Ambition FLYING FISH CD FF 674
  23. Anne Hills: New Companion Bittersweet Street REDWING RWMCD 5402
  24. Henry Morgan: Twelve Bottles The Best of Henry Morgan Judson L3016
  25. Joni Mitchell: A Case of You Both Sides Now REPRISE 9 47620-2
  26. Lee Murdock: The Wreck of the Erie Bell (James Gordon) The Lost Lake Sailors Depot DEP-024 (PO Box 11, Kaneville, IL 60144 or email)
  27. Ed McCurdy: 'Twas In The Broad Atlantic (trad) Frankie & Johnny Classic Editions CE 1045
  28. The Limeliters: White Squall (Stan Rogers) Until We Get It Right GNP CRESCENDO GNPD 2266
  29. Lee Murdock: Lament for the Lost Lake Sailors The Lost Lake Sailors Depot DEP-024
  30. The Nields: Barbie Poem If You Lived Here You'd Be Home By Now Zoe (ROUNDER) 01143-1007-2
  31. Sloan Wainwright: I Eye the Lady From Where You Are WATERBUG WBG0042 (800-466-0234)
  32. Ellen Rosner: Good Girl Bad Girl The Perfect Malcontent EMPHASIS EMCD 3004 (237 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL 60540)
  33. Elizabeth Straton: Aldonza Red Tide Amosaya EFS 3535 (212-802-7694)
  34. Original French Cast (Jacques Brel): Dulcinea (Leight/Darian/Brel) Man of La Mancha Barclay 80381S
  35. Bob Newhart: Introducing Tobacco To Civilization Pickwick PWKS 4215
  36. Ed McCurdy: Tobacco Is an Indian Weed (trad) Sin Songs-Pro and Con Elektra EKL-24
  37. Nina Simone: Don't Smoke In Bed (W. Robinson) I Loves You Porgy Bethlehem BCP-6003
  38. Muriel Anderson: Nola (Felix Arndt) Hometown, Live! CDG300-CD
  39. Lisa Bigwood: Under the Wire (Acoustic Renaissance 2/20/99) WFMT recording
  40. Erik Darling: Child, Child (Darling/Street) Child, Child WIND RIVER WR4013D
  41. Martha Schuyler Thompson: I Ought To Know The Sound Must Leave Your Throat Cottage Industry CIM07971 (503-585-8257)
  42. Greg Brown: The Angel (Brown/Wm.Blake) Songs of Innocence and of Experience RED HOUSE RHRCD 14
  43. Mary Black: Speaking With the Angel (Ron Sexsmith) Speaking With the Angel Curb D2-77958
  44. The Weavers: Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream (Ed McCurdy) Wasn't That a Time VANGUARD VCD4-147/50
  45. 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 ( ).


Mary Black, The Limeliters, Whirligig, Joni Mitchell, The Nields, Lee Murdock
These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Laurence Nugent & friends at an Acoustic Renaissance Concert at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Saturday, April 1 at 8. 708-802-0236

Muriel Anderson at the Front Porch, 505 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana, Friday, April 7. 219-464-4700

Larry Rand at the No Exit Coffee House, on Glenwood in Rogers Park, Friday, April 14 at 9.

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