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July 23, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Helen Bonchek Schneyer: Dwelling in Beulahland (trad) Ballads, Broadsides & Hymns Folk-Legacy CD059
  3. Burl Ives: Big Rock Candy Mountain (trad-arr. Elie Siegmeister) Greatest Hits MCA Decca MCAD-11439
  4. William Pint & Felicia Dale: Heaven's a Bar (Tim Laycock) Seven Seas Waterbug WBG 055
  5. United Sacred Harp: Heavenly Port (trad) In Sweetest Union Join Community School SC CM102
  6. Mahalia Jackson: I'm on My Way to Canaan (trad) The Apollo Sessions, Volume II Pair PCD-2-1346
  7. John Herald: I'm Getting Ready to Go (trad) John Herald and the John Herald Band Bay 213
  8. Gordon Lightfoot: Affair on 8th Avenue Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Warner-Rhino R2 75802
  9. John Gorka: I Saw a Stranger with Your Hair Land of the Bottom Line Windham Hill WD-1089
  10. Judy Collins: Suzanne (Leonard Cohen) Forever: an anthology Elektra 62104-2
  11. Liz Carlisle: 9/8 Central (Carlisle-Russell Wolff) Five Star Day Wildground 86851-0455-2
  12. Capitol Steps: It Don't Mean a Thing If Your State's Not a Swing (Ellington-Mills/Newport-Eaton-Strauss) Four More Years in the Bush Leagues CapSteps CSCD-1025
  13. The Foremen: Everyman (For Himself) (Roy Zimmerman) Folk Heroes Reprise 9 45993-2
  14. Jackson Browne w/ David Lindley: For Everyman Bread & Roses (compilation) Fantasy FCD-790009-2
  15. Old Blind Dogs: A Man's a Man For A' That (Robt.Burns) Play Live Green Linnet GLCD 1231
  16. Nickel Creek: Why Should the Fire Die? (C.Thile-Sean Watkins/Thile-Sara Watkins-Sean Watkins) Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3990
  17. Carrie Newcomer: Alice and Roy Regulars and Refugees Philo 11671-1247-2
  18. Richard Berman: Seated on This Park Bench Holding Hands Aries 005
  19. John Herald: Gimme Some Heat The Real Thing Rooster RSTR 126
  20. 110 In The Shade (orig. B'way cast-Stephan Douglass): Gonna Be Another Hot Day (Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones) RCA Victor 1085-2-RG
  21. Juliet Wyers: First Hot Day Clear self 86851-1274-2
  22. Cambridge Circus (John Cleese-David Hatch): B.B.C.B.C.-Weather Forecast (Bill Oddie-John Cleese) Odeon-EMI PCS 3046
  23. Eric Erickson: It's Too Damn Hot The Shadow of the Moon Ardith ARD-102
  24. Kiss Me, Kate (orig. cast-Lorenzo Fuller): Too Darn Hot (Cole Porter) Angel ZDM 0777 7 64760 2 5

  25. Lou & Peter Berryman: Heard About the Heat Some Kinda Funny Cornbelt CR 11
  26. Jim Photoglo: Heatwave in the Delta (J.Photoglo-Vince Melamed-Gary Harrison) Sparks in the Radio Grifftone 76481 10203
  27. Kate McDonnell: Fires (K.McDonnell-Anne Lindley) Where the Mangoes Are Appleseed APRCD 1085
  28. Helen Bonchek Schneyer: Sheath and Knife (Child 16) (trad) Ballads, Broadsides & Hymns Folk-Legacy CD-50
  29. Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham: Sophie's Lullaby (A.Bain, arr.P.Cunningham) The Best of Compass 7 4403 2
  30. Christine Lavin & friends: Card Carrying Bleeding Heart Liberal (Ervin Drake) forthcoming CD
  31. Mary Poppins (orig. soundtrk-Julie Andrews): Feed the Birds (Richard & Robt.Sherman) Walt Disney 61202-7
  32. The Foremen: Ain't No Liberal (Roy Zimmerman) Folk Heroes Reprise 9 45993-2
  33. Hardscrabble Road (James Gordon): I Gotta Learn to Play Golf Pipe Street PSR27
  34. Danny Bakan: How the Mighty Can Fall ...And Truth Is Spectacular Sun Dog SDR 0002
  35. Bob Newhart: Introducing Tobacco to Civilization Something like this. . . Warmer Rhino R2 76742
  36. Rod MacDonald: Smoke A Tale of Two Americas Wind River WR4034CD
  37. Doc & Merle Watson: Smoke Smoke Smoke (Merle Travis/Tex Williams) Watson Country Flying Fish FF 651
  38. Antje Duvekot: Judas Boys, Flowers, Miles Pantjebear AD58152
  39. Nowell Sing We Clear (Roberts & Barrand): The Bitter Withy (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM102CD
  40. Peter Spink: Everybody Goes Heartland In the News 5487
  41. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: What Will I Leave (Si Kahn) Voice on the Wind Rounder CD 0408
  42. Helen Bonchek Schneyer: Only Remembered (trad) Somber, Sacred & Silly Straight Arrow SAR9104
  43. 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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Liz Carlisle, Old Blind Dogs, Nickel Creek, Carrie Newcomer, Jim Photoglo, Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham, Hardscrabble Road, Danny Bakan, Rod MacDonald, Antje Duvekot

Old Blind Dogs

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Sons of the Never Wrong, with Michael Smith at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Saturday, August 13 at 8. 773-728-6000

Gordon Lightfoot at the Paramount Arts Centre in Aurora, Saturday & Sunday, August 13 at 8 and August 14 at 7. 630-896-6666

Cat Cataloni performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, Friday, July 29 at 8:15. 630-969-9270