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September 1, 2001

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Walter Huston: September Song (Weill/Anderson) They Stopped The Show! (a compilation) Decca DL 79111
  3. Dar Williams: The End of the Summer The End of the Summer Razor and Tie RT2830-2
  4. Mose Scarlett - Jackie Washington - Ken Whiteley: Golden (Whiteley) We'll Meet Again Borealis BCD120 (877-530-4288)
  5. Donna Henschell: Golden Redwings La Rue 01 (2391 Abbott Ln., Fayetteville, AR 72703 / email)
  6. Original Cast: Try To Remember (Harvey Schmidt / Tom Jones) The Fantasticks Polydor 821 943-2
  7. Ricky Skaggs: Shady Grove History of the Future Skaggs Family 6989010032
  8. Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer: I Go Like the Raven (Carter) Drum Hat Buddha Signature Sounds SIG 1266 (800-694-5354)
  9. Lord Richard Buckley: The Raven (E.A.Poe) A Most Immaculately Hip Aristocrat Straight STS1054
  10. Richard & Mimi Farina: Raven Girl Reflections In a Crystal Wind Vanguard 79204-2
  11. Bill Morrissey: Moving Day Something I Saw Or Thought I Saw Philo 11671-1227-2
  12. David Ackles: Waiting For the Moving Van American Gothic Elektra 7559-61597-2
  13. Jim Kweskin: Moving Day (trad-Von Tilzer-Sterling/ add.words Kweskin) Jump For Joy Vanguard VSD-79243
  14. Colyn Davies: They're Moving Father's Grave (trad) Cockney Music Hall Songs & Recitations Tradition TLP 1017
  15. Flatt & Scruggs: Coal Miner's Blues (A.P.Carter) Hard Travelin' Columbia CS 8751
  16. Original Cast: Sitting On the Bench Beyond the Fringe Angel ZDM0777764771-2-1
  17. Reel World String Band: Come All Ye Coal Miners (Sara Ogan Gunning) In Good Time Flying Fish FF 335
  18. Art Thieme: Red Iron Ore (trad) The Older I Get, The Better I Was Waterbug WBG 0045 (800-466-0234)
  19. David Francey: Hard Steel Mill Torn Screen Door Laker LKR 1001 (819-838-4366)
  20. Tom Russell: U.S. Steel (Folkstage at Prairie Crossing 8/12/00) WFMT recording
  21. Big Bill Broonzy: John Henry (trad/arr.Broonzy) Big Bill Blues Vogue VG651 600041
  22. Gibson & Camp: The Thinking Man At the Gate of Horn...Revisited Folk Era FE1413CD (877-365-5372)
  23. Kevin Woodward: Henry the Accountant (Paul Kaplan) Free KW Music CDKW01 (250-477-7986)
  24. Jennifer & Hazel Wrigley: The Giant Party / Stoned Giants (J.Wrigley) Hulderland Greentrax CDTRAX 148
  25. Matapat: La Vendee / The Brandy Rose / Get Up Sam Petit Fou Borealis BCD133 (877-530-4288)
  26. Pete Seeger: My Get Up and Go (Seeger-trad) Headlines & Footnotes Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40111
  27. Dan Hart: Hey Ho 2001 The Life of Dan Stone Boat 83707 40282 (800-759-7664)
  28. Loudon Wainwright III: Last Man On Earth Last Man on Earth Red House RHRCD 158
  29. Amy Martin: Three Good Rides Unbroken self
  30. Cowboy Junkies: Highway Kind (Townes Van Zandt) Poet: A Tribute To Townes Van Zandt Pedernales FreeFalls FFE7019
  31. Effron White: Pancho and Lefty (Townes Van Zandt) Day in the Sun self (1977 Greenview Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72701)
  32. Doyle Carver: Brickyard American Impressionist Songwriters (a compilation) Waterbug WBG0006
  33. Gerard Hoffnung: The Bricklayer Timeless Hoffnung BBC Records REB 87M (not available)
  34. Roger McGuinn & Tommy Makem: Finnegan's Wake Treasures from the Folk Den Appleseed APRCD1046 (610-701-5755)
  35. Sandy Paton: I Never Go To Work (PD) The Many Sides of Sandy Paton Elektra 18
  36. Phil Ochs: Links On the Chain Farewells & Fantasies Rhino R2 73518
  37. Tom Paxton & Anne Hills: Links In the Chain (Kate Wolf) Under American Skies Appleseed APRCD 1052
  38. Gordon Bok: Oh, I Am Calling (Bok/Magaera Vittum Fitch) Dear To Our Island Timberhead THD CD12 (PO Box 840, Camden, ME 04843)
  39. Rosanne Cash: September When It Comes (Cash/John Levanthal) TransAtlantic Sessions (a compilation of artists) Ceili no# (P.O. Box 2478 Hendersonville, TN 37077)
  40. Kim & Reggie Harris & Magpie: When I'm Gone (Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail LT003-2 (PO Box 5467, Takoma Park, MD 20913)

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

RICH'S PICKS:
Matapat, Bill Morrissey, Roger McGuinn, The Wyrd Sisters, Donna Henschell, Loudon Wainwright III, Dan Hart, Tom Paxton & Anne Hills, Ricky Scaggs

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Fox Valley Folk Festival at Island Park in Geneva, September 2-3, features Lou & Peter Berryman, Roy Book Binder, Bob Bovee & Gail Heil, Andrew Calhoun, Cooper-Nelson-Early, Elllie & Leela Grace, Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Huval Family Band, David Massengill, Lee Murdock, Tom Paley, Bill Robinson & friends, John Roberts, Cynthia Shelhart, Michael Smith, The Sugar Kings, Ed Trickett, Don Weeda & friends, The Teflons, Bob Zentz, and many more. 630-844-3655

Amy Martin at the Uncommon Ground, 1214 W. Grace, Chicago, Tuesday, September 4 at 8. 773-929-3680

Anne Hills & Michael Smith at Fitzgerald's, 6615 Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn, Thursday, September 6 at 8:30. 708-788-2118

Andrew Calhoun in two house concerts, September 8 in Elmhurst, phone 630-941-7953 or E-mail; September 9 in Evanston, phone 847-864-2482 or E-mail

The Wrigley Sisters in a live Folkstage concert at the Byron Colby Barn, Prairie Crossing, Grayslake, Illinois, Friday September 14 at 8. It's a free concert, but you must make reservations: call Donna at 847-548-5400.

Jim Post's Mark Twain's Adventures Out West runs September 19-23 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie. 847-673-6300

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