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April 19, 2003

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. The Mammals: Way Down the Old Plank Road (trad/arr.Mammals) Evolver Humble Abode HAM 004
  3. The Raisin Pickers: Drivin' (Mark & Carol Palms/David Mosher/Gary Reynolds) Flying Raven FRCD-004 (888-579-1999)
  4. The Gibson Brothers: The Open Road (Leigh Gibson) Bona Fide Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3965
  5. The Lynn Morris Band: Lonesome Highway Blues (Barry Tashina/Herb McCollough) Shape of a Tear Rounder 116 610 509-2
  6. Joe Hickerson: I Walked the Road Again (trad) Drive Dull Care Away, Vol. II Folk-Legacy CD-59
  7. Willie Nelson: On the Road Again The Essential Willie Nelson Columbia Legacy C2K 86740
  8. Suzanne Buirgy: The View From Here Attune 20905-2
  9. Spoon River Anthology (Cates-Aidman production-orig.cast Chas.Aidman): Dippold the Optician (Edgar Lee Masters) Columbia OS 2410
  10. On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (orig.cast-John Cullum): On a Clear Day (Burton Lane/Alan Jay Lerner) RCA Victor LSOD-2006
  11. Bluegrass Etc.: I Can See Clearly Now (J.Nash) Travelin' Band Sierra SXCD 6020
  12. Utah Phillips: Hallelujah I'm a Bum (Harry McClintock) / How I Became a Buddhist (Phillips) The Moscow Hold Red House RHRCD118
  13. Allan Sherman: You're Getting To Be a Rabbit With Me (Warren/Dubin-Sherman) The Best of Allan Sherman Rhino RS 75771
  14. Tom Russell: Isaac Lewis Modern Art Hightone HCD8154 (800-327-5264)
  15. Jake Amerding: Ithaca Jake Amerding Compass 7 4354 2
  16. Cooper-Nelson-Early: The Bergen (Jez Lowe) Return No More Porcupine PPCD 2017 (630-584-1262)
  17. Bok-Trickett-Muir: Fear A Bhata (trad) The First Fifteen Years, Vol. II Folk-Legacy CD-1004
  18. Small Potatoes: Turn Your Radio On (A.E.Brumley) RAW Spud no#
  19. Wanda Fischer w/ Eric Erickson & Matt Watroba: Late Night Radio (Karen Beth) Singing Along With the Radio no label
  20. George McKelvey: Radio, yesterday and today / That Ol' Silver Bullet A Crowd of George McKelvey Gramophone GRM-101
  21. Marty Robinson: Radio Marvelous Fifty Classic Years: From the Archives WFMT Fine Arts Circle
  22. David Francey: Midway Skating Rink Laker 1003
  23. Joni Mitchell: That Song About the Midway Clouds Reprise 6341-2
  24. Tanya Savory: County Fair Where We Live Philo 11671-1232-2
  25. Connie Huber w/ Edna Garte: Abraham's Tears (E.Garte) private issue
  26. Joan Baez: Isaac & Abraham (Baez-Wally Wilson-Kenny Greenberg) Play Me Backwards Virgin 86458-2
  27. James Keelaghan: Abraham My Skies Green Linnet GLCD 2112
  28. Josh White & The Golden Gate Quartet: Rock My Soul In the Bosom of Abraham (trad) Freedom (at the Library of Congress) Bridge 9114
  29. Andrew Calhoun: The Scyther Tiger Tatoo Waterbug WBG-0053
  30. Marie Lynn Hammond: Omaha Pegasus Vignettes VM7884-2
  31. Jeff Black: Sunday Best B-Sides and Confessions Dualtone 80302-01135-2
  32. Susan Werner: Still Believe Last of the Good Straight Girls Private Music 0100582126-2
  33. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver: There Is a God (trad/arr.Lawson) There's a Light Guiding Me Sugar Hill SHCD-3845
  34. The Establishment: A Consumer's Guide to Religion WFMT recording
  35. Pentangle: Willy O'Winsbury (trad/arr. Pentangle) Solomon's Seal Reprise 2100
  36. Steve Turner: Lord Thomas of Winesbury (trad) Eclogue Fellside FE 042
  37. Jim & Jean: Crucifixion (Phil Ochs) Changes Verve Forecast FTS-3001
  38. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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The Mammals, The Raisin Pickers, Gibson Brothers, *Tom Russell, Jake Amerding, David Francey, Marie-Lynn Hammond, Jeff Black
*recording of special merit

These concerts were mentioned on the program:
Akire Bubar performs in concert for the Lake County Folk Club at the Greenleaf Grille, 301 Greenleaf, Park City, Sunday, April 20. (847-949-5355)

Susan Werner and Lucy Kaplansky performs at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Friday, April 18 at 7:30, Sunday, April 27 at 4 and 7, John Renbourn & Jacquie McShee, are at the School Saturday, May 3 at 4 and 7, and Utah Phillips is at the school Sunday, May 4 at 7. (773-728-6000)

Prairyerth presents Living Treasures of North America Heritage Awards honoring Dan & Melinda Perrin. Saturday, April 26 at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale. Benefit Concert for Dan & Melinda's new Earth Harmony Fund runs 8:00 to 11:00pm (with doors opening at 7:30), and begins several musicians of the church then transitions to a mini-folk festival, featuring: Alvin McGovern, Chris McIntosh & Friends; Eric Lugosh; Dave Martin; Jano; Christine Gaylord & Joe Wadz; Michael Miles; Jeffrey Hedquist; Natural Bob & Micky Holdsworth; Joe Hickerson; Suzanne Buirgy; and Tom Dundee.
Emceed by Jeffrey Hedquist and Rich Warren. Phone the office of the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale (630) 323-2885 8:00am-2:00pm Monday, Tuesday,Thursday, Friday for more information or to reserve tickets.

Andrew Calhoun's whereabouts:

Saturday, April 26 at the Acorn Coffee Bar, 29 W 140 Butterfield Rd., Warrenville. 630-393-1247
Sunday, April 27 at 1:30: Hoosier Grove Museum, 700 W. Irving Park Rd., Streamwood. 630-213-9706
Saturday, May 3 at 8 in concert at the World Folk Music Center, 1808 W. 103rd, Chicago, with Susan McClelland. 773-779-7059
Saturday, May 10 at 7:30: Village Square Concert Series, 37 S. Main, Sandwich, with Pete Johnson. (email)