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July 22, 2000

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Jerry Jeff Walker: Gypsy Songman Gypsy Songman: A Life In Song Tried and True CD 6161 (512-477-0036)
  3. Si Kahn: Hear That Sound Been a Long Time SLICED BREAD CDSB71202 (PO Box 606, Blue Bell, PA 19422)
  4. Holly Near & Ronnie Gilbert: Singing With You (Jeff Langley/Near) Simply Love Calico Tracks CTM 0003 (PO Box 236, Ukiah, CA 95482)
  5. Maxine Sellers: I'm Gonna Live the Life I Sing About (Beck) Folksongs PrestigeFolklore 140321
  6. Arlo Guthrie: City of New Orleans (Steve Goodman) The Best Of Arlo Guthrie Warner Bros. 3117-2
  7. Jack Hardy: The 20th Century The Passing 1 800 PRIME CD PCD061
  8. Carrie Newcomer: When It's Gone, It's Gone The Age of Possibilities PHILO 116711 226-2
  9. Hazel Dickens: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow (Ruth Kitchen) It's Hard To Tell the Singer From the Song ROUNDER 821610226 2
  10. Still on the Hill : Gone, Gone, Gone (A.Ginsberg/K.Mulhollan) Still Pingleblobber 0001 (PO Box 1000, Gravette, AR 72736 or email)
  11. John Greenway: The Psycotherapy Song (trad) The Cat Came Back Prestige/International 13011
  12. Severn Darden: Vienna 1885 The Sound of My Own Voice Mercury OCM 2202
  13. The Gateway Singers: The Ballad of Sigmund Freud (March/Glasser/Lazar) The Gateway Singers at the Hungry I Decca DL 8671
  14. Original Cast: I Fell Out of Love With Sin Today (Michael Smith/Jamie O'Reilly) Scarlet Confessions (Folkstage - 6/10/00) WFMT recording
  15. Judy Henske: Salvation Army Song (trad/Henske) Judy Henske ELEKTRA EKL-231
  16. The Weavers: Sinner Man (trad/Weavers) Wasn't That a Time VANGUARD VCD4-147/50
  17. David Roth: Cutter of Stone Irreconcilable Similarities WIND RIVER WR4011-CD (877-365-5372)
  18. Bobby Watt - Oliver Schroer: Men of Stone / A Discontented Wind (Holmes Hooke/Schroer) Caught By The Tale Holmespun HMCD001
  19. Anne Briggs: The Stone Cutter Boy (trad) A Collection Topic TSCD504
  20. Nancy Walker: Get Married, Shirley The Broadway Bombshell Sings Show Stoppers Stet SOT-2002
  21. Greg Brown: Marriage Chant Covenant RED HOUSE RHRCD148
  22. Lou & Peter Berryman: Talkin' At The Same Time House Concert Cornbelt CR 12 (608-257-7750)
  23. The Kossoy Sisters: I Never Will Marry (trad) Bowling Green Tradition TLP 1018
  24. The Dunster Dunces: Please, Darling Don't Ask Me To Marry You Yet (Albrecht/Ogden Nash) private pressing
  25. Carly Simon: That's the Way I've Always Heard It Should Be (Simon-Jacob Brackman) Carly Simon ELEKTRA EKS-74082
  26. Original Cast: Marry Me A Little (Sondheim) Marry Me a Little RCA Victor 7142-2 RG
  27. Original Cast: Ten Commandments of Love (Harvey & The Moonglows) Scarlet Confessions (Folkstage 6/10/00) WFMT recording
  28. Bill Cosby: New Husbands Kill Things My Father Confused Me Capitol ST-11590
  29. Double Indemnity: A Toast To Love and Marriage (trad/Carl Asch) Cows in the Castle Bedlam no# (609-652-5506)
  30. Jerry Jeff Walker: Mr. Bojangles Gypsy Songman Tried and True CD 6161
  31. Original London Cast: I Could Have Danced All Night (Lerner/Loewe) My Fair Lady Columbia SK 60539
  32. David Bromberg: Mr. Bojangles (J.J.Walker) The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK65263
  33. Jerry Jeff Walker: David and Me David and Me Tried and True CD 6161
  34. Jerry Jeff Walker: Little Bird Gypsy Songman Tried and True CD 6161
  35. Mike Breen: Past Lives Past Lives Basilbone BBR-CD1002
  36. Tom Russell: Navajo Rug (Ian Tyson-Russell) Cowboy Reel PHILO CDPH 1146
  37. Arlo Guthrie: Alice's Restaurant Massacree The Best of Arlo Guthrie Warner Bros. 3117-2
  38. Carrie Newcomer: This Too Will Pass The Age of Possibility PHILO 116711 226-2
  39. Bryan Bowers: Crossing the Water (Bill Staines) Friend for Life FLYING FISH 18964-0675-2
  40. Pat Humphries: Swimming To the Other Side Same Rain Moving Forward MFM360 (1 Edmarth Place, Hastings, NY 10706)
  41. 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 ( ).


Jerry Jeff Walker, Si Kahn, Holly Near, Still On the Hill, David Roth, Greg Brown, Lou & Peter Berryman, Mike Breen, Carry Newcomer, Bryan Bowers

Scarlet Confessions with Jamie O'Reilly, Michael Smith, Anne Hills, Paul Amandes at The Lunar Cabaret, 2827 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, July 23 at 7 and 9, Monday, July 24 at 8. *highly recommended* rw 312-458-0822 (reservations suggested, seating is limited)

Arlo Guthrie at Fermilab in Batavia, Saturday, July 29 at 8. 630-840-ARTS

Tom Russell at the Byron Colby Barn of Prairie Crossing, in Grayslake, Saturday, August 12 in a live "Folkstage" concert. Call 840-548-5400 for reservations.

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