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July 2, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Indigo Girls: Uncle John's Band (Hunter/Garcia) Rarities Epic EK 94442
  3. Barnum (orig. B'way cast): Come Follow the Band (Cy Coleman/Michael Stewart) Columbia Legacy SK 89999
  4. Bessie Smith: Alexander's Ragtime Band (Irving Berlin) Chattanooga Gal - Young Woman Blues Proper P1411
  5. Blue Murder: Rubber Band (Mike Waterson) No One Stands Alone Topic TSCD537
  6. John Davis & The Georgia Sea Island Singers: Join the Band (trad) Alan Lomax Popular Songbook Rounder 82161-1863-2
  7. The Bills: Old Blue Bridge (Atkinson/Frye) Let Em Run Red House RHRCD 186
  8. Tanglefoot: The Floating Bridge of Ennismore (Joe Grant) Full Throated Abandon Borealis BCD115
  9. Mustard's Retreat: Mallon's Bridge Hough) Back to Back Red House RHRCD 72
  10. Brian Joseph: Hallalujah King of Echo Park (B.Joseph-Rechelle Malin-Melanie Hersch) FrogSongs FSR0116
  11. Michael Troy: The Thief Romancing the Moon self 86851-3560-2
  12. Margaret, Gary, Megan & Dan MacArthur: The Whistling Thief (trad) Make the Wildwood Ring Whetstone 07
  13. The Red Stick Ramblers: Right Key, Wrong Keyhole (Clarence Williams/Eddie Green) Memphis Int. DOT 0211
  14. Michelle Shocked: To Be a Cat (unattributed Disney) Got No Strings Mighty Sound MS1008
  15. James Gordon: Cat Commercial Songs from Basic Black Pipe Street PSR1
  16. Marie-Lynn Hammond: Calico Cat Marie-Lynn Hammond Vignettes VM7881-2
  17. Bonnie Koloc: The Barn Cat Visual Voice Naim 052
  18. The Lilly Bros. & Don Stover: Forgotten Soldier Boy (Bert Layne) The Lilly Bros. & Don Stover Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40158
  19. Janet Bates: American Soldier A Time Has Come. . . self 83707 97732
  20. Rod MacDonald: Sacrifice A Tale of Two Americas Wind River WR4034CD
  21. Joan Baez: Sagt Mir Wo Die Blumen Sind (Pete Seeger-Joe Hickerson) Farewell Angelina Vanguard 79701-2
  22. Joe & Odell Thompson: Old Corn Liquor (trad) Black Banjo Songsters Smithsonian Folkways SFCD 40079
  23. Switchback: Wobbly Jigs (trad) Bolinree Waygood WG031705
  24. Joe & Odell Thompson: Little Brown Jug (trad) Black Banjo Songsters Smithsonian Folkways SFCD 40079
  25. Spamalot (orig. cast): You Won't Succeed on Broadway (John Du Prez-Eric Idle/E.Idle) Decca B0004265-02
  26. The Producers (orig. cast-Nathan Lane): King of Broadway (Mel Brooks) Sony SK 89646
  27. Jim Clark: the first half of Buried Land a collection of folk song and poetry by Jim Clark Eternal Delight 83707 77152 My Father Singing / Dark Hollow (trad) / Harvest Moon / In Tennessee / Mockingbird / First Snow / Sweet Sunny South (trad) / Three Voices from Hunter's Point / The Land Under the Lake / Cripple Creek (trad) Miss Ida Belle McHenry / Shady Grove (trad) / Moonrise at Dale Hollow Lake / Dulcimer hymn medley (trad)
  28. Judy Henske: Big Fat Man (Craig Doerge/J.Henske) She Sang California Fair Star 8393
  29. Jamie Anderson: Beautiful A Promise of Light Tsunami TS-1031
  30. Fred Small: Big Italian Rose No Limit Rounder 4018
  31. Allan Sherman: Hail to Thee, Fat Person (Sherman-Busch) The Best of Allan Sherman Rhino R2 75771
  32. Lee Murdock: The Stomach Robber (trad) Voices Across the Water Depot DEP-020
  33. Brian Joseph: No Big Deal King of Echo Park FrogSongs FSR0116
  34. Terry Young: Out of Luck Letting Go of the Weight of the World TY001
  35. Michelle Shocked: A Spoonful of Sugar (Richard/Robert Sherman) Got No Strings Mighty Sound MS1008
  36. Molly & the Tinker: The Rose Window (Brian Leo) AML012
  37. Danny Schmidt: Stained Glass Parables & Primes" Live Once 9449-2
  38. Phyllis Tannerfrye: Angelina Tomorrow Dancing Bear DBR0101
  39. Kelly Mulhollan: End of the World (Mulhollan/Jeremiah 4:19-26) Never Ending Conversation Termite Tracs 591
  40. Indigo Girls: Finlandia (Sibelius/trad) Rarities Epic EK 94442
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Indigo Girls, The Bills, Red Stick Ramblers, Michelle Shocked, Spamalot, Jim Clark, Judy Henske, Jamie Anderson, Danny Schmidt, Kelly Mulhollan

CD of the Week: Indigo Girls, Jim Clark, Danny Schmidt

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Brian Joseph performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, Friday, July 1 at 8:15. 630-969-9270

Lee Murdock performs at Charlie's Coffee House, 1124 Central Ave., Wilmette, Friday & Satuday, July 8-9 at 8. 847-256-5617