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May 7, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Dana & Susan Robinson: Say Darlin' Say (trad) Native Soil Threshold TM0048
  3. Kate MacLeod & The Pancakes: Handsome Molly (trad) Breakfast Waterbug WBG0063
  4. Crooked Still: Shady Grove (trad-arr.Crooked Still) Hop High Footprint FR 2004
  5. Earl Scruggs: Down the Road (L.Flatt/E.Scruggs) The Essential Earl Scruggs Columbia Legacy C2K 90858
  6. David Morreale: Angel of the Road From the Dirt Mud Lucious 83707 05650
  7. Tom Paxton: Forest Lawn The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM 7870
  8. Ellis Paul: Jukebox on My Grave American Jukebox Fables Philo 11671-1246-2
  9. Matt Watroba: The Jukebox Taught Me Everything I Know Jukebox Folk Ledgewood LW8412
  10. Convict chain gang: Don't You You Hear Your Poor Mother Calling (trad) American Folk-Blues Train (Alan Lomax Field and Studio Recordings): Blues in the Mississippi Night Castle CMETD 648
  11. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Mother and Son In Retrospect Mercury 314 532 373-2
  12. Marie-Lynn Hammond: Mothers Teach Your Sons Black & White... and Shades of Grey Vignettes 70548 13032
  13. Jennifer Cutting's Ocean Orchestra: Out on the Ocean / Rolling Waves (trad/arr.Cutting) Songs for the Night Sea Journey SunSign CD2004
  14. Zoë Lewis: Squid Fishbone Wishbone Funnybone Dog Called Dog 83707 40852
  15. Finest Kind: Squid Jiggin' Ground (A.R.Scammell) Heart's Delight Fallen Angle FAM 03CD
  16. The Beatles: Octopus's Garden (Richard Starkey) Abbey Road Apple CDP7 464462
  17. Zoë Lewis: Jacques Cousteau Fishbone Wishbone Funnybone Dog Called Dog 83707 40852
  18. Hot Soup: What Happened To Fred (Sue Trainor) The Way You Like It SOUPer SMD051
  19. Shel Silverstein: Sahra Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out Freakin' at the Freakers Ball Collectors' Choice CCM 082-2
  20. Priscilla Herdman - Anne Hills - Cindy Mangsen: Squalor (Lou & Peter Berryman) Voices Flying Fish FF-70546
  21. Enoch Kent: The Tyne Boatman (trad-arr.E.Kent) For the Women Second Avenue SAS 2010
  22. Dana & Susan Robinson: Waterbound (trad) Native Soil Threshold TM0048
  23. Maddy Prior - Rose Kemp - Abbie Lathe: Sweet Thames Flow Softly (Ewan MacColl) Bib & Tuck Park Records PRKCD61
  24. A Hitchikers Guide to the Galaxy (orig.cast-Simon Jones, et.al.): A Short History of the Earth / The Orignal Big One / Unease By the Sea (prose: Douglas Adams, music: T. Souster) ORA 42
  25. Tracy Grammer: Laughlin Boy (trad/Wm.Jolliff) Flower of Avalon Signature Sounds SIG 1292
  26. Jed Marum: Chickahominy River Miles From Home Boston Road BRR 051
  27. Judy Collins: Hey Nelly Nelly (Jim Friedman/Shel Silverstein) Judy Collins 3 & 4 Wildflower WFL 1301-2
  28. Bruce Springsteen: Devils & Dust Columbia CN 93900
  29. Patrick Sky: Sometimes I Wonder Reality Is Bad Enough Verve Forecast FTS-3052
  30. Hot Soup: I Will Fly (Johnsmith) The Way You Like It SOUPer SMD051
  31. Rachel Bissex: Dancing with My Mother In White Light One Take OTP 002004
  32. Jeff Daniels: Momma Never Left Her Oldest Boy Alone Live and Unplugged at the Purple Rose Purple Rose 16892
  33. Donna Henschell: Song for Moms Redwings LaRue
  34. Lorraine & Bennett Hammond: My Mother's Face (L.L.Hammond) Jingalo Gypsy Snowy Egret SE112891
  35. Tom Paxton: Mother Bulletin . . We Interrupt This Record Hogeye HOG004
  36. Bill Cosby: Mothers Enunciate The Bill Cosby Collection Capitol 7 974492 3
  37. John Flynn: She's No Lady, She's My Mom A Manatee Sneezed on Me John Flynn JF005
  38. Bill Cosby: Mothers Will Hit You For Nothing The Bill Cosby Collection Capitol 7 974492 3
  39. Steve Goodman: Mama Tried (Merle Haggard) (U.of I. Auditorium - 11/1969) private recording
  40. The Armstrong Women: Music in My Mother's House (Stuart Stotts) Triple Goddess
  41. Cosy Sheridan: My Mother's House The Pomegranate Seed Wind River CMS 1211
  42. Priscilla Herdman: Close Your Eyes (Brahm's Lullaby) (J.Brahms/Wm.Engvick) Star Dreamer Alacazam 1001
  43. Garnet Rogers: John O'Dreams (Tchaikovsky/Bill Caddick) The Outside Track Snow Goose SGS 1113CD
  44. 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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Dana & Susan Robinson, Kate MacLeod & The Pancakes, Crooked Still, Davide Morreale, Jennifer Cutting's Ocean Orchestra, Enoch Kent, Maddy Prior & The Girls, Tracy Grammer, Jed Marum, Bruce Springsteen, Lorraine & Bennett Hammond

CD of the Week: Dana & Susan Robinson

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Tom Paxton & Anne Hills, with Cosy Sheridan perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music on Friday May 13 at 7 and 10 PM. 773-728-6000

Hot Soup performs at the Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple Hinsdale, Saturday, May 14 at 8. 708-802-0236

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

Hot Soup performs at the Off Square Concert Series in Woodstock, Saturday, May 21 at 8. 815-338-5164