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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
August 23, 2003

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Gordon Lightfoot: Minstrel of the Dawn Gord's Gold Reprise 2237-2
  3. Eric Andersen: Violets of Dawn 'Bout Changes & Things Vanguard VMD79206
  4. Veronika Jackson: Good Morning Blues (Lead Belly) Hat Check. . . PBM 505 (email)
  5. Leo Kottke: Morning Is a Long Way Home Ice Water One Way S21-18458
  6. Fourtold: Four Rode By (Ian Tyson) Fourtold Appleseed APRCD 1071
  7. David Bromberg: The Holdup (Bromberg/Geo.Harrison) The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK 65263
  8. Kenneth Williams: Hand Up Your Sticks The World of Kenneth Williams Brit.Decca SPA 64
  9. Phil Ochs: The Highwayman There But For Fortune Elektra 9 60832-2
  10. Jory Nash: The Robbery Lo-Fi Northern Blues Thin Man TMRCD003
  11. Scott Sheldon: It's All Been Done Before Tickle Self SS-7155-02
  12. Noel Coward: Let's Do It (Coward-Cole Porter) The Noel Coward Album Sony MDK 47253
  13. Bill Jones: Bide (trad/arr.Jones) Two Year Winter Compass 7 4566 2
  14. Steve Goodman: Wonderful World of Sex No Big Surprise Red Pajamas RPJ-008 (800-521-2112)
  15. Jackie Vernon & Marian Mercer: Guaranteed Annual Sex Sex Is Not Hazardous To Your Health Beverly Hills BH 1133
  16. Michael Johnson: Love and Sex (Tom Rapp) The Early Albums MJP 90001
  17. The Demon Barbers: One Thing Better Than Sex (Pete Morton) Uncut DJC 019
  18. Mari Lwyd: Carreg Lafar (Hyn) Music From Wales (a sampler) Sain
  19. Lisa Theriot: Portmore Lament (trad-arr.Theriot/Theriot) A Turning Of Seasons Raven Boy RBMCD06
  20. Loreena McKennitt: Bonny Portmore (trad/arr-adpt. McKennitt) Live In Paris and Toronto Quinlan Road VE 15045
  21. Tom Paxton: Homeland Security private CD
  22. John McCutcheon: Ashcroft's Army Hail To the Chief! Appalsongs 2003
  23. Kris Kristofferson: Don't Let the Bastards Get You Down Broken Freedom Song Oh Boy OBR-025
  24. Eamon Friel: My Brother's Turned Into a Yank The Waltz of the Years Thran THR 1003
  25. Janis Ian: This Train (trad) Shout, Sister, Shout! A Tribute To Sister Rosetta Tharpe M.C. Records MC 0050
  26. Guy Davis: Railroad Story Chocolate To the Bone Red House RHRCD 164
  27. Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder: Ridin' That Midnight Train (R&C Stanley) The Three Pickers Rounder 116 610 526-2
  28. Dave Potts: Railroad Town One Night In the South Looking Up LUR0301
  29. Kris Delmhorst: You're No Train Songs For a Hurricane Signature Sounds SIG 1279
  30. John Gorka: I Don't Feel Like a Train Temporary Road High Street 10315-2
  31. Darryl Purpose: California (Rutherford Hayes In the Morning) (Purpose/Paul Zollo) A Crooked Line Tangible 56619 (888-800-8228)
  32. Josh Ritter: California Hello Starling Signature Sounds SIG 1280
  33. Caroline Doctorow: Carmel Valley Ride (Doctorow/Frank Corillo) Narrow Lane no#
  34. David Ackles: California American Gothic Collectors' Choice CCM-311-2 (800-923-1122)
  35. The Foremen: California Couldn't Pay Our Education (Roy Zimmerman) What's Left Reprise 9 46246-2
  36. Phil Ochs: The World Began In Eden But Ended In Los Angeles Rehearsals For Retirement Collectors' Choice CCM-150-2
  37. Joe Hickerson: Lady Isabel and the Elf Knight (trad) Drive Dull Care Aware, Vol. II Folk-Legacy CD-59
  38. Fourtold: Aramalee (Michael Smith based on Elf Knight) Fourtold Appleseed APRCD 1071
  39. James Conway: Give Me Your Hand (trad) Mouth Box Mouth Box 3ME399940CD
  40. Brigadoon (orig. B'way cast-Lee Sullivan): Come To Me, Bend To Me (Lerner/Loewe) RCA Victor 1001-2-RG
  41. John Carty: Sligo Maid (trad) At It Again Shanachie 78054
  42. Gordon Bok: One More Morning Herrings In the Bay Timberhead THD CD14
  43. Eva Cassidy: The Water Is Wide American Tune Blix Street G2-10079 (253-851-5810)
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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

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RICH'S PICKS:

Fourtold, Scott Sheldon, Bill Jones, Eamon Friel, Kris Kristofferson, Shout, Sister, Shout!, Guy Davis, "The Three Pickers," Kris Delmhorst, Caroline Doctorow, Josh Ritter, Eva Cassidy, James Conway, Gordon Bok

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Darryl Purpose will appear at the Uncommon Ground, 1214 Grace, Chicago, Sunday, August 24. 773-929-3680 / email

Leo Kottke is at the Woodstock Opera House, Saturday, September 6 at 8. 815-338-5300.

Fox Valley Folk Festival features Lou & Peter Berryman, Roy Book Binder, Bob Bovee & Gail Heil, Bryan Bowers, Cooper-Nelson-Early, Fourtold, Annie Gallup, Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Paul & Win Grace, Anne Hills, Dan Keding, Sparky & Rhonda Rucker, John Roberts, Michael Smith, Ed Trickett and others at Island Park in Geneva, Sunday and Monday, August 31-September 1. 630-897-3655