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January 22, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Frank Meyer: Dagnabit Thangmaker
  3. Mike Cross: Say What You Mean Carolina Sky Sugar Hill SHCD-1006
  4. The Goons: Ying Tong Song (Spike Milligan) The World of the Goons EMI SPA 569
  5. My Fair Lady (orig. London cast-Rex Harrison): Why Can't the English (Loewe/Lerner) Columbia Legacy SK 60539
  6. Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez: Don't Speak in English (C.Taylor) The Trouble With Humans Lone Star TMG-LS 4011
  7. Danu: Neili / Dan Sullivan's Shamrock Swing Band (trad) / Dayne Thomas' (Tom Doorley) / Jazzing with Mag Leary (trad-arr.Danu) The Road Less Traveled Shanachie SH 78057
  8. Rick Neeley: Spin and Turn Remembering Fred Remembering Fred 01
  9. Coyote Run: Lord of the Dance (trad/David Doersch) Full Throttle Run Wild 02
  10. Matt Kinman & The Oldtime Serenaders: Skipin & Flyin (trad) self
  11. Lorraine & Bennett Hammond: My Husband, Gypsy Dave (B.Hammond) Jingalo Gypsy Snowy Egret SE112891
  12. Michael Jerome Browne: Out On the Western Plains (H.Ledbetter) Michael Jerome Browne & the Twin Rivers String Band Borealis BCD-163
  13. Art Thieme: Cowboy's Barbara Allen (trad-Del Bray) The Older I Get, The Better I Was Waterbug WBG 0045
  14. Tim Grimm w/ Carrie Newcomer: Barbara Allen (Indiana version) Names Wind River WR 4032
  15. Mary Liz McNamara: Bacon Unhinged self
  16. Cisco Houston: Beans, Bacon and Gravy (trad) Songs of the Open Road Folkways F-2480
  17. Red Clay Ramblers: When Bacon Was Scarce / Ryestraw (trad) Twisted Laurel Flying Fish FF70055
  18. Nashville Bluegrass Band: Dog Remembers Bacon (Alan O'Bryant-Stuart Duncan) Unleashed Sugar Hill SHCD-3843
  19. Eric Bibb: Champagne Habits Natural Light EarthBeat! R2 73830
  20. Artisan: Big Green Credit Machine (Brian Bedford) Breathing Space Boing 9302CD
  21. Gigi (orig. soundtrack): The Night They Invented Champagne (Loewe/Lerner) Rhino R2 71962
  22. John Michael Montgomery: Goes Good with Beer (Ed Hill/Casey Beathard) Letters From Home Warner Bros. 48729-2
  23. Noel Coward: I Went to a Marvelous Party The Noel Coward Album Columbia MDK 47253
  24. Howard DaSilva & The Ward Healers (Julian Patrick): President Hoover March (Wm.Spencer) Politics & Poker Monitor MPS 595
  25. The Arrogant Worms: History Is Made By Stupid People C'est Cheese AW-777-2
  26. Jane Eamon: Ruckus in the Henhouse A Different Place Janey Girl JG002
  27. The McCalmans: WMD (Ian McCalman) McCalman Singular (a compilation) Greentrax CDTRAX269
  28. Kate McDonnell: Mercy (K.McDonnell-Anne Lindley) Where the Mangos Are Appleseed APRCD 1085
  29. Bill Cosby: The Glazed Donut Monster The Bill Cosby Collection EMI 7 974492 3
  30. Barron Knights: Cold In My Nose (L.Baker) Knights of Laughter Penny Farthing PAGS 533
  31. Herdman - Hills - Mangsen: The Druggist (Joel Mabus) At the Turning of the Year Hand & Heart 2000
  32. Martyn Joseph: Wake Me Up Whoever It Was That Brought Me Here Will Have To Take Me Home Appleseed APRCD 1078
  33. Emily Kurn: When You Wake From All Your Dreaming Whitebird self EK9054
  34. David Francey: The Waking Hour Red House RHRCD 182
  35. Fred Stoneking w/ Alita Stoneking & Gordon McCann: Birdie In a Snowbank (trad) Saddle Old Spike self
  36. Kevin Henry: Dermot Gregan's / Paddy Jim Frank / Old Swallow's Tail (trad) One's Own Place-a family tradition Bogfire 2001
  37. John Daly w/ John Shine: Pigeon on the Gate / Geehan's Reels (trad/arr.Daly-Shine) John Daly Ossian JBM-01
  38. Kate McDonnell: Fires (K.McDonnell-Anne Lindley) Where the Mangos Are Appleseed APRCD 1085
  39. James Keelaghan: Get To You A Recent Future Green Linnet GLCD 2120
  40. Danu: Farewell, Farewell (Richard Thompson) The Road Less Traveled Shanachie SH 78057
  41. Kate McDonnell: Goodbye Song (Steve Earle) Where the Mangos Are Appleseed APRCD 1085
  42. David Francey: Gone The Waking Hour Red House RHRCD 182
  43. Tom Lehrer: So Long, Mom The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79831
  44. A Thurber Carnival (orig. cast-Tom Ewell): The Last Flower (James Thurber) Columbia KOS 2024
  45. Joe Hickerson: Where Have All the Flowers Gone (Pete Seeger-Joe Hickerson) (Folkstage 5/22/2004) WFMT recording
  46. Magpie: Raise Your Voice (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) Sliced Bread CDSB-75110
  47. 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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Frank Meyer, Remembering Fred, Lorraine & Bennett Hammond, Michael Jerome Browne, Tim Grimm, McCalman Singular, Kate McDonnell, David Francey, Magpie

CD of the Week: David Francey

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

At the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago:
Sunday, January 23 at 7: Eric Bibb
Sunday, January 30 at 7: Danu

Tim Grim at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, January 23 at 7. 847-424-9800

Martyn Joseph at Fitzgerald's Sidebar, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn, Saturday, January 29. 708-788-2118

Joe Hickerson in a house concert in Oak Park, Friday, January 28 (708-848-2205) and at Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. at the Lake Street Church, 607 Lake St., Evanston, Saturday, January 29 at 7:30. 847-475-6165

Rick Neeley & Chris McNamara at the Maple Street Chapel, Saturday, January 29 at 7:30. 630-627-0171

The 45th annual University of Chicago Folk Festival, Mandel Hall, 57th and University (evening concerts) and Ida Noyes Hall, 59th and University (workshops, jams, informal concerts) Friday, February 4- Sunday, February 6. 773-702-9793 web site