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April 16, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Swing It, Baby, Swing! (C.Fink) True Folk (a compiliation) Folk Alliance FATFCD001
  3. Dave Van Ronk: Swing on a Star (Burke/Van Heusen) A Chrestomathy Gazelle GPCD 2007/8
  4. Jean Ritchie: Jubilee (Swing and Turn) (trad) Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade RHM2 7867
  5. Joel Mabus: Swing That Thing Joel Mabus in Concert Fossil 288CD
  6. Eva Cassidy: It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) (Duke Ellington/Irving Mills) American Tune Blix Street G2 10079
  7. Ronny Cox: Dad Gum-mit Acoustic Eclectricity Syzgy
  8. Frank Meyer: Dagnabit Thangmaker 05996 80872
  9. George Carlin: Some Werds Little David 45rpm
  10. Mandy Troxel: When Words Lose Their Meaning Oasis sampler Vol. 41
  11. Lucy Kaplansky: The Red Thread (Kaplansky/Litvin) Red House RHRCD 166
  12. Carrie Newcomer: Threads Betty's Diner-the Best of Carrie Newcomer Philo 116 71 1 245-2
  13. Pete Seeger: Oh, Had I a Golden Thread If I Had a Hammer: Songs of Hope & Struggle Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40096
  14. Sharon Shannon - Frankie Gavin - Michael McGoldrick - Jim Murray: Summer's Coming (Murray) / Pasucais of Coana (Javier Tejedor) Tunes Compass 7 4405-2
  15. Zoë Lewis: Summer's Near Small Is Tremendous Dog Called Dog 21681 03862
  16. The Cassidys: Summer Will Come (Tiocfaidh An Samhradh) Singing From Memory Sliced Bread CDSB71180
  17. Claudia Schmidt: A Taste of Life (Jerome Stern) Roads Pragmavision IR 22032
  18. Jamie Anderson: A Little Chocolate A Promise of Light Tsunami TS-1031
  19. The Chenille Sisters: Chocolate (Mary Stribling) Mama, I Want to Make Rhythm Red House RHRCD 39
  20. Loudon Wainwright III: To Be on TV Here Come the Choppers! Sovereign Artists SOV 1958
  21. Martha Wainwright: TV Show Martha Wainwright Zoe/Rounder 01143 1063 2
  22. Roy Zimmerman: My TV Homeland self 29757 74882
  23. Tracy Grammer: Hey Ho (Dave Carter) Flower of Avalon Signature Sounds SIG 1292
  24. Ronny Cox: Quintanaroo Ronny Cox Live self
  25. Tracy Grammer: Preston Miller (Dave Carter) Flower of Avalon Signature Sounds SIG 1292
  26. Ian Tyson: Road to Las Cruces Songs from the Gravel Road Vanguard 79787-2
  27. Lucy Kaplansky: Cowboy Singer (Dave Carter) The Red Thread Red House RHRCD 166
  28. Kathy Kallick Band: That's How I Count On You (Shorty Long-Bob Newman) Warmer Kind of Blue Copper Creek CCCD-0237
  29. Rich Deans: You Can Count on Me Blue City self (email)
  30. Tony Bennett & k.d. lang: You Can Depend on Me (Carpenter-Dunlap-Hines) A Wonderful World RPM/Columbia CK 86734
  31. Judy Collins: You Can't Buy Love Portrait of an American Girl Wildflower WFL 1305
  32. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (orig. B'way cast-Carol Channing): Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend (Jule Styne / Leo Robin) Columbia SK 48013
  33. Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & The Foggy Mountain Boys: Don't Get Above Your Raising (Flatt-Scruggs) Can't You Hear Me Callin' - The Best of Blue Grass - 80 Years of American Music Columbia Legacy CK 92965
  34. Jean Redpath: Country Lassie (trad/Robt.Burns) The Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 1 & 2 Philo CDPH 1187
  35. Enoch Kent: Gin I Were a Baron's Heir (trad/J.W.Holder-arr.E.Kent) For the Women Second Avenue SAS 2010
  36. Loudon Wainwright III: Hank & Fred Here Come the Choppers Sovereign Artists SOV 1958
  37. Tim Harrison: So Long Dr. Suess Grey County Second Avenue SAS 2011
  38. Carrie Newcomer: When It's Gone, It's Gone The Age of Possibility Philo 116711 226-2
  39. Cheryl Wheeler: It's the Phone Defying Gravity Philo 11671-1240-2
  40. Michael O'Brien & John Elk: The Telephone Gamera 45rpm
  41. Chuck McCabe: Can't Hang Up Bad Gravity Day Woodshed WS 7602
  42. Judy Collins: Pacing the Cage (Bruce Cockburn) Portrait of an American Girl Wildflower WFL 1305
  43. David Clark: Long Night of Doubt Ten Out of the Sky 5010
  44. Tracy Grammer: Any Way I Do (Dave Carter) Flower of Avalon Signature Sounds SIG 1292
  45. 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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RICH'S PICKS:

True Folk, Shannon-Gavin-McGoldrick-Murray, Jamie Anderson, Loudon Wainwright III, Judy Collins, Tracy Grammer, Enoch Kent, Kathy Kallick Band, Tim Harrison, Cheryl Wheeler

CD of the Week: Tracy Grammer

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Ronny Cox at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, April 22 at 8:15. 630-969-9720

David Massengill performs for the Lake County Folk Club at the Greenleaf Grill, 301 Greenleaf St., Park City, Sunday, April 17 at 7. 847-566-1004

Lucy Kaplansky, and Carrie Newcomer perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Sunday, May 1 at 4. 773-728-6000

Zoe Lewis performs at the First Congregational Church of Evanston, 1417 Hinman, Evanston on Sunday, May 15 at 7. email

Ed Holstein, and Mark Dvorak at the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, April 23 at 8. 773-779-7059