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May 1, 2004

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. David Francey: Red-Winged Blackbird Torn Screen Door Laker LKR 1001
  3. Camelot (orig. B'way cast-Julie Andrews): The Lusty Month of May (Lerner/Loewe) Columbia SK 60542
  4. Bob & Ron Copper: The Month of May (trad) English Shepherd & Farming Songs Folk-Legacy FSB-19
  5. Jack Hardy: May Day The Collected Works of Jack Hardy-sampler 1-800-PRIME-CD PCD 48
  6. Meg Davis: The Queen of the May (Alan Davies) The Burning West Indies Leelanau (limited edition)
  7. Lou & Peter Berryman: April May What, Again?! Cornbelt CR900
  8. Tom Rush: Jazzman (Ed Holstein) / Jonah (composer unknown) Late Night Radio Night Light HS 48011
  9. Judy Collins w/ Richard Stoltzman: For Free (Joni Mitchell) Innervoices RCA Victor 7888-2-RC
  10. Johnsmith: There Are Also Musicians (poem) (Michael Coady) Kickin' This Stone Blue Pine no#
  11. Colleen Geraghty: My Piano Deep Ravines Ceililuna CLP814801
  12. Pete Seeger: I've Been Working On the Railroad (trad) American Favorite Ballads 1 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40150
  13. The Roof Top Singers: Working On the Railroad (trad/arr.Darling-Svanoe) The Best of the Vanguard Years Vanguard 79749-2
  14. Johnny Cash w/ Carter Family & Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Life's Railway To Heaven (trad/arr.-add words Johnny Cash) Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Volume Two Universal UVLD-12500
  15. Judy Collins: The Best Is Yet To Come (Clifford T. Ward) Home Again Elektra 9 60304-2
  16. Beyond the Fringe (orig. cast): The End of the World (Peter Cook) The Complete Beyond the Fringe EMI 7243 8 54045 2 8
  17. Paul Geremia: I Feel So Good (Big Bill Broonzy) Love, Murder & Mosquitos Red House RHR CD 172
  18. David Francey: Come Rain or Come Shine Skating Rink Laker LAKR 1003
  19. The Mammals: The Bush Boys (Michael Merenda) Rock That Babe Signature Sounds SIG1284
  20. George Scherer: Two Bush Blues The Election Year Waltz self
  21. Capitol Steps: Papa's Got a Brand New Baghdad (J.Brown/Newport-Strauss) Capitol Steps CSCD-1024
  22. Bill Danoff: Readjustment Blues I Guess He'd Rather Be In Colorado Watch Your Head 61232
  23. Tanglefoot: Old Broken Solider (Joe Grant/Steve Ritchie) Captured Alive Borealis BCD 157
  24. Gordon Lightfoot: Hi'way Songs Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Warner Rhino R275802
  25. Arrogant Worms: Life on the Road Toast! ArrogantWorms AW-3003
  26. Tom Rush: On the Road Again No Regrets: The Very Best of Tom Rush Columbia Legacy CK 65860
  27. Rosalie Sorrels: Traveling Lady My Last Go Round Red House RHRCD 16
  28. Connie Kaldor: Wheels Like a Chevrolet Love Is a Truck Coyote CEGCD 1025
  29. Sam Bush: Puppies 'N Knapsacks (Bush-Jon Stewart-Byron House) King Of My World Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3987
  30. Bob Newhart: Of Poodles and Planes Something Like This Warner Rhino R2 76742
  31. O Brother Where Art Thou? Soundtrack - Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch: I'll Fly Away (Albert E. Brumley) Mercury 088 170-069-2
  32. Tim Eriksen: Friendship (trad/Bidwell PD) Every Sound Below Appleseed APRCD 1080
  33. Jennifer Armstrong: Friendship (Armstrong/Bob Bowker) At the Table Armstrong JA1704
  34. Stephanie Davis w/ Ray Benson: You've Been a Friend To Me Crocus In the Snow Recluse 471828
  35. Paul Geremia: Another Friend Like Me (Jesse Thomas) Love, Murder & Mosquitos Red House RHRCD 172
  36. Tom Rush: The Circle Game (Joni Mitchell) Elektra EKS-74018
  37. Nanci Griffith: Turn Around (Malvina Reynolds) Other Voices, Other Rooms Elektra 9 61464-2
  38. Don White: I Know What Love Is Acoustic Alliance, Vol. I self
  39. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Between Here and Gone Columbia CK 86619
  40. The Mammals: Go On Traveling (M.Merenda) Rock That Babe Signature Sounds SIG1284
  41. Ollabelle: All Is Well (trad/arr.Ollabelle) Ollabelle Columbia DMZ CK 90572
  42. Mary Chapin Carpenter: My Heaven Between Here and Gone Columbia CK 86619
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Colleen Geraghty, Johnsmith, The Mammals, Paul Geremia, Bill Danoff, Rosalie Sorrels, Sam Bush, Ollabelle, *Mary Chapin Carpenter, Stephanie Davis

*CD of the Week - Mary Chapin Carpenter

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

At the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago--
May 16 at 7: Andy Irvine, and Niamh Parsons
May 21 at 7: Tom Rush, and Paul Geremia

Pat Humphries & Sandy O, who now call themselves "Emma's Revolution" perform Sunday, May 2 in a house concert in Oak Park. 708-848-2205 / email
and at
The Unitarian Church of Evanston, Ridge at Greenwood, Friday, May 7 at 7:30. 773-973-2416

The Great High Mountain Tour featuring Alison Krauss & Union Station, Jerry Douglas, Ralph Stanley, The Whites, The Cox Family, Norman & Nancy Blake, Nashville Bluegrass Band, Tim Eriksen, Riley Baugas, Dirk Powell, Reeltime Travelers, Ollabelle and the Sacred Harp Singers, Saturday, May 8 at 7:30 at the Civic Opera House, Wacker Drive, Chicago. For tickets phone Ticketmaster outlets and by calling 312-559-1212.

Michael Smith performs as part of Weavermania, with opening artist Tom Dundee at the Auditorim of the Forest View Educational Center, 2121 Goebert Arlington Heights on Friday, May 14 and
in a house concert in Wilmette, Sunday, May 16 at 7. 312-371-2284

David Francey:
Friday, May 14 at 7:30: Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Hwy. Barrington. 847-382-1300

Connie Kaldor performs in an Off Square Music concert at The Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean St., Woodstock, Saturday, May 15 7:30 PM. 815-338-5164

Sam Bush appears at the Ramsey Auditorium at Fermilab in Batavia, Saturday, May 15 at 8. 630-840-ARTS / web site