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March 19, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. The Bills: Nowhere To Be (and All Day To Get there) (Marc Atkinson/Chris Frye) Let Em Run Red House RHRCD 186
  3. Howie Newman: Getting Up Brings Me Down Here We Go Again Major League no# (email)
  4. Josh White w/ Sam Gary: So Soon in the Morning (J.White) The Elektra Years Rhino Handmade RHM2 7879
  5. Poor Old Horse (David Jones-Tom Gibney-Heather Wood): The Bright Shining Morning (trad) The Curate's Egg Folk-Legacy CD-134
  6. Judy Garland & Mickey Rooney: Good Morning (Nacio Herb Brown/Arthur Freed) from Babes In Arms Mickey & Judy Rhino R2 71921
  7. David Bromberg: I Like to Sleep Late in the Morning (S.David Cohen) The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK 65263
  8. Phil Ochs: The War is Over Farewells & Fantasies Elektra-Rhino R2 73518
  9. Heather Wood: Nothing So Grand as a War (A.Heather Wood) The Curate's Egg Folk-Legacy CD-134
  10. Nanci Griffith: Big Blue Ball of War Hearts In Mind New Door-Universal
  11. Kendrew Lascelles: The Box Earth Fungus and the Stuff of Stars United Artists UA-LA066-F
  12. The Weavers: Come Away, Melinda (Hellerman-Minkoff) Reunion at Carnegie Hall, 1963 Vanguard VMD-2150
  13. Tret Fure: Eyes of God Anytime Anywhere Tomboy Girl 83103
  14. Jamie Anderson: Felon A Promise of Light Tsunami TS-1031
  15. Billy Jonas: Joy (J.S.Bach/Jonas) Get Real Bang-a-Bucket BAB 1006-2
  16. Ian Robb: I Should Like To Be a Policeman (Brian Pearson/Robert Peel) Jiig Fallen Angle FAM 06
  17. Fiorello (orig. cast-Pat Stanley): I Love a Cop (Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick) Angel ZDM 7243 5 65023 2 1
  18. Beyond the Fringe '64: The Great Train Robbery (Alan Bennett & Peter Cook) The Complete Beyond the Fringe EMI 7243 8 54045 2 8
  19. Lord Richard Buckley: His Majesty, the Policeman Bad Rapping the Marquis De Sade World Pacific WPS-21889
  20. The Spare Change Boys: Policeman (Tommy Jarrell) Classic Old-Time Music Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40093
  21. Jonathan Byrd: I'm So Lost The Sea and the Sky Waterbug WBG-056
  22. Greg Greenway: You Don't Travel Like I Do Live Face SOH003
  23. Crooked Still: Lonesome Road (trad) Hop High Footprint FR 2004
  24. Monsieur Lambert & Compagnie: Aura Frifri et Son Coulis de Reels (trad/arr.S.Genest-Y.Lamert) Recidive La Pruce Libre PRU-01 (email)
  25. The Bills: Oeil au Beurre Noir (Atkinson/Frye) Let Em Run Red House RHRCD 186
  26. Le Vent du Nord: Nous sommes si bien a table Les amants du Saint-Laurent Borealis BCD 169
  27. John Wort Hannam: Eddy Fitzgerald Dynamite and 'Dozers JWHG040502
  28. Maria Dunn: Can You Blame the Poor Miner We Were Good People self MARCD03
  29. Brownie McGhee: Coal Miner Blues (trad?) Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 1938-1941 JSP7721A
  30. Jonathan Byrd: The Sea and the Sky Waterbug-056
  31. Debi Smith: The Water Is Wide (trad) Cupid Degan 83707 02240
  32. David Ackles: House Above the Strand Five & Dime. . . Plus Raven RVCD-188
  33. Green & Root: Marrying You (Green Huse) Down That Road Cozy Goat 166000
  34. Hermione Gingold: The Borgias Are Having An Orgy (John Jowitt) La Gingold DRG Archive MRS 902
  35. Richard Dyer-Bennet: Eggs and Marrowbone Dyer-Bennet 2 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD-40142
  36. Denice Franke: Little Bit of Poison (David Olney) Comfort Certain DF003
  37. Tom Lehrer: Poisoning Pigeons in the Park The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino R2 79831
  38. Monty Python: Australian Table Wines The Final Rip Off Virgin 0777 86033 2 0
  39. Garnet Rogers: First Day of Spring Shining Thing Snow Goose SGSCD 1131
  40. Donovan: The Lullaby of Spring (Donovan Leitch) A Gift from a Flower to a Garden BGO BGOCD194
  41. Cheryl Wheeler: Spring Driving Home Philo CDPH 1152
  42. Connie Kaldor: Spring on the Prairies Wood River Coyote CECCD 1010
  43. Ed Miller: Spring Song (Alan Bell) Many's the Fine Tale Wellfield CD 024
  44. Tret Fure: Spread It Around Anytime Anywhere Tomboy Girl 83103
  45. David Morreale: From the Dirt Mud Luscious 83707 05650
  46. Jamie Anderson: Faith A Promise of Light Tsunami TS-1031
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

fill: Fairport Convention: End of a Holiday (Simon Nicol) What We Did on Our Holidays Hannibal HNCD 4430

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The Bills, Tret Fure, Jamie Anderson, Ian Robb, Crooked Still, Le Vent du Nord, John Wort Hannam, Maria Dunn, Garnet Rogers, David Morreale

CDs of the Week: The Bills, Jamie Anderson

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Denice Franke, along with SASS (Sandy Andina & Susan Urban) at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, March 20 at 7. 847-424-9800

Jonathan Byrd at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, March 25 at 8:15. 630-969-9720

Greg Greenway in a house concert in the northern suburbs, Saturday, March 26 at 7:30. 847-302-1155 / email