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August 24, 2002

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Cindy Kallet: Tide and the River Rising Dreaming Down a Quite Line Stone's Throw STM-1 (206-236-6306)
  3. Steve Goodman: When My Rowboat Comes In Affordable Art Red Pajamas RPJ-002CD (800-521-2112)
  4. Brian Lillie and the Squirrel Mtn. Orchestra: Row Boats One Man Clapping OMC0007
  5. Marilyn Child & Glenn Yarbrough: Weel Man the Keel Row (trad) Child & Yarbrough Sing Folk Songs Elektra 143
  6. Weavermania!: Michael Row the Boat Ashore (trad-The Weavers) (Folkstage - 2/3/01) WFMT recording
  7. Special Consensus: That Old Moonlight (D.Marrone/D.Hooper) Hey, Y'All Turquoise TR-CD-5076
  8. Eclectricity: Moonlight Jamboree (Bill Schwarz) Eclectricity Redbud 1003
  9. The Stanley Brothers: Meet Me in the Moonlight (trad) Blue Trail of Sorrow Rounder 11661 0500-2
  10. Billie Holiday: What a Little Moonlight Can Do (H.Woods) Lady Day Columbia Legacy C2K 85979
  11. Rachel Cross: Au Clair de la Lune Angels & Aliens, Monsters & Freaks Dreamy Eyes DER-01 (301-589-7768)
  12. Aoife Clancy: Silvery Moon (trad) Silvery Moon Appleseed APRCD 1065
  13. Dr. West's Medicine Show & Junk Band: Appleseed Euphoria! Sundazed SC 11070-2
  14. Austin Lounge Lizards: Purple People Eater (Sheb Wooley) Paint Me On Velvet Flying Fish FF 70618
  15. Flanders & Swann: The Reluctant Cannibal At the Drop of a Hat EMI CDP 7974652
  16. Woody Guthrie: I'll Eat You, I'll Drink You Songs to Grow on For Mother and Child Smithsonian Folkways CDSF45035
  17. Small Potatoes: Avocado (Pete Norman) (Folkstage - July 20, 2002) WFMT recording
  18. David Jones: Easy and Slow (trad) Easy and Slow Minstrel JD-201
  19. Enoch Kent: I'll Lay Ye Doon Love I'm a Workin' Chap 2nd AV SAS2007
  20. John McCutcheon: Last First Kiss The Greatest Story Never Told Red House RHRCD 163
  21. Original Cast: William & Emily (Edgar Lee Masters) Spoon River Anthology Columbia OS 2410
  22. Special Consensus: I Can't Sit Down (Wade Mainer) Hey, Y'All Turquoise TR-CD-5016
  23. Roberts & Barrand: Get Up Jack, John Sit Down (trad) Across the Western Ocean Swallowtail / Mill City ST-0004 (800-426-5783)
  24. Original Broadway Cast: Sit Down, John (Sherman Edwards) 1776 Sony SK 48215
  25. Bryan Bowers: Festival Love (Mark Graham) For You Flying Fish FF 70524
  26. Mustard's Retreat: Festival Night (Hough/Tamulevich) The Wind and the Crickets... Palmetto PM2029 (800-PALM-CDS)
  27. James Keelaghan: Sing My Heart Home Home Appleseed APRCD 1059
  28. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: Noah Built the Ark (trad) Living On the River Roustabout RO4CD
  29. Bill Cosby: Noah: Right! Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner Bros. 1518-2
  30. The Greenbriar Boys: Levee Breaking Blues (W.C.Handy/arr.John Herald) Best of the Vanguard Years Vanguard 206/07
  31. Bill Cosby: Noah: And the Neighbor Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner Bros. 1518-2
  32. Johnny Cash: Five Feet High and Rising Johnny Cash - Songs of Our Soul Columbia Legacy CK 86792
  33. Bill Cosby: Noah: Me and You, Lord Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner Bros. 1518-2
  34. Joel Mabus: The Preacher and the Flood Short Stories Fossil 592CD
  35. Christine Lavin: I Was In Love With a Difficult Man I Was in Love with a Difficult Man Redwing RWMCD5411
  36. Original London Cast: A Hymn To Him (Loewe/Lerner) My Fair Lady Columbia Legacy SK60539
  37. Peggy Seeger: You Men Out There An Odd Collection Rounder CD 4031
  38. Christine Lavin: Trade Up I Was In Love With a Difficult Man Redwing RWMCD5411
  39. David Piper: Missiles, Mortars and Rockets All My Angels Past Trough TRCP 1310
  40. Michael Johnson: Cain's Blood The Early Albums MJP 99001
  41. John McCutcheon: Children of Abraham The Greatest Story Never Told Red House RHRCD 163
  42. Weavermania!: If I Had a Hammer Live Depot DEP-025 (630-557-2742)
  43. David Massengill: My Home Must Be a Special Place My Home Must Be a Special Place Gadfly 281 (888-9GADFLY)
  44. Anne Hills & Michael Smith: Spoon River (M.Smith) Paradise Lost & Found Redwing RWMCD 5406
  45. Original Cast: The Hill (Edgar Lee Masters) Spoon River Anthology Columbia OS 2410
  46. Iris DeMent: Our Town Infamous Angel Warner Bros. 9 45238-2
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris & Magpie: When I'm Gone (Phil 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:

Aoife Clancy, Enoch Kent, John McCutcheon, Christine Lavin, David Massengill

The 25th Annual Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival takes place Sunday & Monday, September 1 and 2 starting at 11 AM at Island Park, Geneva, at Route 38 and the Fox River, featuring Jennifer Armstrong, Cathy Barton & Dave Para, Bryan Bowers, Al & Emily Cantrell, Chicago Cajun Aces, Cooper-Nelson-Early, Judy Cook, Tom Dundee, Mark Dvorak, Ellie & Leela Grace, Joel Mabus, Lee Murdock, Dave Moore, Mustard's Retreat, Cosy Sheridan, Small Potatoes, Special Consensus Bluegrass Band, Small Potatoes and many other, plus Sacred Harp singing and a storytelling stage. 630-897-3655

Weavermania! present a benefit concert for the Nicaragua Solidarity Committee for Nicaraguan hospitals and clinics, Saturday, September 7 at 8:30 at the First Congregational Church of Evanston at Hinman & Grove. 773-276-5626

Holly Near and Cris Williamson as the Unitarian Church of Evanston, October 5. 312-409-SEAT

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