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February 5, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Beausoleil: La Danse de la Vie (M.Doucet) Forward R2 71221
  3. Nanci Griffith: Simple Life Hearts In Mind UM New Door
  4. Frank Meyer & Ruthie Foster: You Can't Take It With You (F.Meyer) Dagnabit Thangmaker
  5. Ronnie Gilbert: Come and Go With Me (trad/arr.Gilbert) Vanguard VRS-9052
  6. Magpie: This Morning I Am Born Again (Artzner-Leonino/Woody Guthrie) Raise Your Voice Sliced Bread CDSB 75110
  7. Karan Casey: Another Day (Tim O'Brien/Darrell Scott) Distant Shore Shanachie 78053
  8. Vance Gilbert: Your Brighter Day Unfamiliar Moon Disimye 004
  9. Gene Autry: You Are My Sunshine (J.Davis)The Essential Gene Autry Columbia Legacy C2K 63779
  10. Valerie & Walter Crockett: This Time I Got It Right (W.Crockett) Long Live Album Big Bark 0004
  11. Michael J. Miles w/ Jackie Allen: When Things Go Wrong (trad) New Century Suite Right Turn on Red 8370799582
  12. Bill Cosby: Oops! I Started Out as a Child Warner Bros. 1567-2
  13. John Prine: The Accident (Things Could Be Worse) John Prine Live Oh Boy OBR 005CD
  14. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Accident Insurance More of Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia OS 2030
  15. Small Potatoes: Life Is an Accident (Jacquie Manning) Waltz of the Wallflowers Wind River WR4010CD
  16. Beausoleil: Cajun Telephone Stomp (M.Doucet) Cajun Conga RNA-Rhino R2 75633
  17. Les Barker: Voicemail Arovertherapy Mrs.Ackroyd DOG 015
  18. Tom Smith: Psychic Voicemail Hotline Plugged Pretzel PP-1001
  19. Jim Croce: Operator Photographs & Memories Saja - Atlantic 92570-2
  20. Bill Staines: A Rancher Turns 80 / The Years Journey Home Red House RHRCD 176
  21. Lorraine & Bennett Hammond: Haying Time (Lorraine Hammond) Jingalo Gypsy Snowy Egret SE1112891
  22. Dave Gunning: New Highway (D.Gunning/J.P.Cormier) Two-Bit World WEE2004
  23. Aaron Moore: You Look So Good To Me Boot 'Em Up! Delmark DE-731
  24. Matt Kinman & The Oldtime Serenaders: Cindy (trad) Matt Kinman & the Oldtime Serenaders KOTS 34479 05446
  25. John Daly w/ John Shine: Love at the Endings (Ed Reavey) / Killarney Boys of Pleasure (trad/arr.Daly) John Daly Ossian JDM-01
  26. Dan Gellert: Mary Blane (trad) Waitin' on the Break of Day Orphonon 29757 80392
  27. Magpie: Me Minus You (Webster-Baer-Loeb) Raise Your Voice Sliced Bread CDSB 75110
  28. Marty Feldman: You Without Me The Crazy World of Marty Feldman Brit.Decca SPA 134
  29. The Duhks: You and I (Paul Brady) The Duhks Sugar Hill SUG-CD 3997
  30. Dan Pelletier: You and Me, Cat Wild Heart Rodeo Hudson Valley HVR4100-2
  31. Greg Brown: 'Cept Me and You Babe These Times We're Living In (a compilation) Red House RHRCD 184
  32. Billy Jonas: Zack's Walk Get Real Bang a Bucket BAB 1006-2
  33. Mary Black: Speaking With the Angel (Ron Sexsmith) Curb D2-77958
  34. Pat Wictor: Sleep Easy Waiting for the Water Risky Disc RDR 004
  35. Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues: Opus 17.2 (C.Siegel) Live! Corky Siegel's Traveling Chamber Blues Show! Alligator ALCD 4901
  36. Michael J. Miles (w/ Don Stiernberg & Rich Fudoli): Opus 822 New Century Suite Right Turn On Red 83707 99582
  37. Karan Casey: Just a Note (trad/Matt McGuinn) Distant Shore Shanachie 78053
  38. Lisa Moscatiello & Rosie Shipley: Here's a Health to All True Lovers (trad) Well Kept Secrets Shipwhistle SW1002
  39. Ian & Sylvia: Awake Ye Drowsy Sleepers (trad) The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings Vanguard 196/99-2
  40. Malvina Reynolds: Sing Along Another County Heard From Smithsonian Folkways F-2524
  41. Greg Greenway: Don't Make Me Sing Live Face SOH003
  42. Ken Whiteley: Sing With Me Gospel Music Makes Me Feel Alright! Borealis BCD159
  43. Dave Gunning: So I Sing (D.Gunning/J.P.Cormier) Two-Bit World WEE2004
  44. Bill Staines: How Can I Keep From Singing (trad) Journey Home Red House RHRCD 176
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Frank Meyer, Magpie, Pat Wictor, Michael J. Meyers, Lorraine & Bennett Hammond, Nanci Griffith, Valerie & Walter Crockett, Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues

CDs of the Week: Magpie

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Beausoleil and The Preservation Hall Jazz Band perform at Symphony Center on Michigan Avenue, Friday, February 11. 312-294-3000

At the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago:
Friday, February 25 at 8: Karan Casey, and Christine Kane

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) Sunday, February 6. 773-702-9793 web site

Acoustic Renaissance Concerts presents Michael J. Miles with Jackie Allen, Satuday, February 12 at 8 at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple. 708-802-0236

Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. presents Bill Staines, Saturday, February 12 at 7:30 at the Lake Street Church, 607 Lake St. at Chicago Avenue, Evanston. Kat Eggleston will perform there on February 19. 847-475-6165

Small Potatoes will appear:
Friday, February 11: at the Front Porch, 505 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana. 219-464-4700
Saturday, February 12: at Universal Blend Coffeehouse in the Unitarian-Universalist Church of Joliet, 3401 W. Jefferson. 815-436-7426
Sunday, February 13 at 7: Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St. in Evanston. 847-424-9800

Eric Noden at Charlie's Coffee House, 1128 Central, Wilmette, Friday, February 18 at 8 and 9:30. 847-256-5617

Mike Agranoff performs at the Maple Street Chapel, Main & Maple in Lombard, Saturday, February 19 at 7:30. 630-627-0171

Aubrey Atwater at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, February 25 at 8:15. 630-969-9720