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August 21, 2004

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Tom Paxton: Saturday Night The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino RHM2 7870
  3. The Makem Bros. w/ Mickey & Liam Spain: Three Drunken Maidens (trad) Like Others Did Before Us Red Biddy RB2005
  4. Full Frontal Folk: Cakes and Ale (trad) Sweet Mystery of Life Full Frontal 83707 88742
  5. Finest Kind: In Praise of Alcohol (David Parry/Robt.W.Service) Heart's Delight Fallen Angle FAM 03CD
  6. Judy Henske: Salvation Army Song Judy Henske Collectors' Choice CCM-268-2
  7. Legs Diamond (orig. cast-Peter Allen): Cut of the Cards (Peter Allen) RCA Victor 7983-2-RC
  8. Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen: Jack of Diamonds (trad) Kindling the Fire Woodpecker WP-118CD
  9. Dave Van Ronk: Ace In the Hole (trad-add.verse Van Ronk) and the tin pan bended and the story ended Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40156
  10. Joan Baez: Queen of Hearts (trad-arr.Baez) In Concert, Part 2 Vanguard 79599-2
  11. Robert Lockwood, Jr.: Little Queen of Spades (Robt.Johnson) Blues Routes (compilation) Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40118
  12. Nashville Bluegrass Band: Gambling Barroom Blues (Jimmie Rodgers/Shelly Lee Alley) Twenty Year Blues Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3959
  13. Ed Trickett: Finger Ring (trad) The Telling Takes Me Home Folk-Legacy CDF-46
  14. Pierce Pettis: Cracker Jack Ring Great Big World Compass 7 4388 2
  15. Cory Branan: Crackerjack Heart The Hell You Say Madjack CB01
  16. Jim Watson - Tommy Thompson - Mike Craver: A Stern Ole Bachelor (A.P.Carter) Meeting In the Air Barker/Sapsucker B/SAP 2326 (Jim Watson email / Mike Craver email)
  17. Mike Seeger: That's What the Old Bachelor's Made Out Of (trad) Southern Banjo Songs Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40107
  18. Scott Sheldon: The Irish Bachelor Farmer Tickle Sheldon SS-7155-02
  19. Christine Lavin: Like Father, Like Son single
  20. Lisa Rogers: Robin Hood in Reverse (Rogers/Melanie McLean) Let's Put a Folksinger in the White House self
  21. Lea Jones: Four More Years? The Swing States Road Show self
  22. Carla Ulbrich: Sittin' In the Waiting Room Sick Humor Official Seal OSRL-004
  23. Nichols & May: Calling Dr. Marx Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314 558 457-2
  24. Closer Than Ever (orig. cast): There's Nothing Like It (Health) (Maltby/Shire) RCA Victor 60399-2-RG
  25. Dan Fogelberg: Same Old Lang Syne The Very Best of Dan Fogelberg Epic Legacy EK 85280
  26. A Little Night Music (orig. cast-Glynis Johns): Send In the Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) Columbia SK 65284
  27. Peggy Watson: Tom's Song Orion's Skies Over the Edge PW 104
  28. Utah Phillips: I Remember Loving You The Telling Takes Me Home Philo CDPH 1210
  29. Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen: Good Years (Richard Goldman) Kindling the Fire Woodpecker WP-118CD
  30. Chuck McCabe: Mama Read the Bible (Through My Daddy's Whiskey Bottle) Chicken Dinners Woodshed WS 7604
  31. Slaid Cleaves: Horses and Divorces Wishbones Philo 11671-1238-2
  32. Aztec Two-Step: Days of Horses (Rex Fowler) Red Engine RER003
  33. Stan Freberg: Henry Ford Invents Detroit / Perseverance Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America, Vol, 2 Rhino R2 72476
  34. Roger Lloyd Pack: One Legged Horse (Les Barker) Guide Cats For the Blind Osmosys OSMOCD 020/21
  35. Carl Sandburg: The Horse Named Bill (trad) Flat Rock Ballads Columbia AML 5339
  36. Barrie Davis: Ode To a Childless Couple Rain On the Tin self no#
  37. Ed Trickett: We Danced (Bob Gallaher) Echo On the Evening Tide Azalea City ACCD-9901
  38. Tom Paxton: About the Children The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino RHM2 7870
  39. Shelly Berman: Dedicated to Parents Shelly Berman Inside Laugh.com LGH 1111
  40. Bye Bye Birdie (orig. cast-Paul Lynde-Marijane Marcle): Kids (Chas.Strouse/Lee Adams) Columbia SK 89254
  41. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: The Therapy Fund (Fink) A Parents' Home Companion Rounder CD 8031
  42. James Talley: The Song of Chief Joseph Journey Cimarron CIM1012
  43. Ed Trickett: Joe Hill's Will (Ethel Raim/Joe Hill) Echo On the Evening Tide Azalea City ACCD-9901
  44. Pete Seeger: We Shall Overcome (trad-Horton-Carawan-Seeger) Classic Folksongs (compilation) Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40110
  45. Laura Nyro: Christmas In My Soul Spread Your Wings and Fly (Filmore East 5/30/1971) Columbia Legacy CK92493
  46. 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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Tom Paxton, Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen, Dave Van Ronk, Pierce Pettis, Barrie Davis James Talley

*CD of the Week: (I normally don't consider reissues for CD of the Week, but this Tom Paxton recording is really special): The Compleat Tom Paxton

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Ed Trickett at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, August 29 at 7. 847-424-9800