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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
May 13, 2000

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Kim & Reggie Harris: Get on Board (trad) Rock of Ages APPLESEED APRCD 1034
  3. Doc Watson: Streamline Cannonball (Roy Acuff) The Vanguard Years VANGUARD 155/58-2
  4. Roy Acuff: Wabash Cannonball (A.P.Carter) Steel Rails,Vol. 1 ROUNDER CD 1128
  5. The Carter Family: The Cannonball (trad) Mystery Train ROUNDER CD 1129
  6. Karen Mueller: Bill Cheatham (trad) Still Point Streamline SL104CD(PO Box 80565, Minneapolis, MN 55408)
  7. Natalie MacMaster: The Boys of the Lake (trad) My Roots Are Showing ROUNDER 7033
  8. Doc Watson: Doc's Guitar The Vanguard Years VANGUARD 155/58-2
  9. Sirens: Margaret's Waltz (Jo-Ann Lawton) Smilin' BOREALIS BCD123 (877-530-4288)
  10. Connie Kaldor: Margaret's Waltz Wood River Coyote CECCD1010 (416-588-5470)
  11. Guy Carawan: Margaret's Waltz (Pat Shaw) Jubilee June Appal JA029
  12. Smothers Brothers: The Last Great Waltz (Mason Williams) Mom always liked you best! Mercury SR 61051
  13. Lou & Peter Berryman: Waltzing Accordion So Comfortable Cornbelt CR300
  14. Richard Shindell: Confession Spring SIGNATURE SOUNDS SIG 1256-2
  15. Nichols & May: Transference Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314 558 457-2
  16. Allan Sherman: Strange Things In My Soup Togetherness Warner Bros. WS 1684
  17. Vance Gilbert: Icarus By Night Somerville Live Disismye CD 003 (203-327-0584)
  18. Richard Berman: Broken Wings Storied Lives Aries 004 (555 Bay Rd., Amherst, MA 01002)
  19. Grace Griffith: The Swallow Song (Richard Farina) Minstrel Song BLIX STREET G2-10068 (818-763-9151)
  20. Peter Mayer: Fall Million Year Mind BLUE BOAT BB1204 (800-252-4140)
  21. Greg Brown: Spring Wind Dream Café RED HOUSE RHRCD 47
  22. Richard Shindell: Spring//Summer Reel Spring SIGNATURE SOUNDS SIG 1256-2
  23. Original Broadway Cast: Slip Into Spring (Bill Whelan) Riverdance! Decca 012 157 824-2
  24. Greg Brown: Vivid Slant 6 Mind RED HOUSE RHRCD 98
  25. The Limeliters: Seen Daffodils (Lee Hayes) Tonight: In Person RCA Victor LPM-2272
  26. Vance Gilbert: Utilitarian Church Somerville Live Disismye CD 003
  27. The Conception Corporation: The First Atheist Congregational Church A Pause In The Disaster Cotillion SD 9031
  28. The Panther Players: Consumer Church We Give You Paws Rooster RSTR 000
  29. Jimmy Driftwood: My Church Voice of the People Monument MLP 8006
  30. Eleni Kelakos: The Application To The Bone Eek! ER-34582 (PO Box 27747, LA, CA 90027)
  31. Peggy Seeger: Equinoxial and Phoebe (trad) Folksongs and Ballads Riverside RLP 12-655
  32. Priscilla Herdman: Ain't I a Woman (Herdman/Sojourner Truth) Darkness Into Light FLYING FISH FF 420
  33. Lisa Bigwood: Backwoods Woman Like No One Else CEG 49878-2
  34. Doc & Richard Watson: If I Were A Carpenter (Tim Hardin) If I Were a Carpenter SUGAR HILL SHCD-3893
  35. Seldom Scene: Boots of Spanish Leather (Bob Dylan) Scene It All SUGAR HILL SUG-CD-3899
  36. Lisa Bigwood: The Ballad of Charlie Asher Like No One Else CEG 49878-2
  37. O'Hara - Laffey and Furlong: Sparkie Old Shoes no label (708-354-2541)
  38. Seldom Scene: Walking The Dog Scene It All SUGAR HILL SUG-CD-3899
  39. Golden Ring: The Hound Dog Song (trad) A Gathering of Friends For Making Music FOLK LEGACY CD-16 (800-836-0901)
  40. John Prine: Fish and Whistle Live OH BOY OBR 005CD
  41. Sirens: Fish Need Water (Jo-Ann Lawton) Smilin' BOREALIS BCD 123
  42. Fred Holstein: If Wishes Were Fishes (Eric Bogle) For All the Good People Holstein 01
  43. Pete Seeger: The Bells of Rhymney (Seeger/Idris Davies) The Essential Pete Seeger VANGUARD VCD-97/98
  44. Anderson & Brown: The Bells of London (Anderson-Brown/trad) Crimson A&B102CD (145 Douglas St., Stratford, Ontario N5A 5P7, Canada)
  45. Bob Gibson & Michael Smith: The Bells of St. Michaels (Goodman Theater 3/82) WFMT recording
  46. Connie Dover: The Water Is Wide (trad) The Border of Heaven Taylor Park TPMD0401 (816-455-5524)
  47. 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 ( ).

RICH'S PICKS:

Kim & Reggie Harris, Natalie MacMaster, Vance Gilbert, Peter Mayer, Richard Shindell, Eleni Kelakos, Seldom Scene, Sirens, Connie Dover

Richard Shindell at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Friday, May 19. (A WFMT concert) 773-728-6000

Fred Holstein at the Abbey Pub, Grace & Elston, Saturday, May 20.

Greg Brown in Concerts for a Cause at the Eastside Community Center, Batavia, Saturday, May 20 at 7:30. 630-761-8290

Lisa Bigwood at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss in Downers Grove, Friday, May 26 at 8:30.

Doc Watson at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Sunday, June 4 at 4 and 7.

The Four Bitchin' Babes at Fermilab in Batavia, Saturday, June 3 at 8. 630-840-ARTS

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