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August 20, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. In Harmony's Way: Let Union Be (When We're Met Together) (trad-orig. unattributed) In Harmony's Way self 83707 14280
  3. Del McCoury Band: If Here Is Where You Are (D.McCoury/Don Schlitz) The Company We Keep Sugar Hill MCM 0002
  4. Brian Joseph: We're Gonna Laugh FrogSongs FSR 0115
  5. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Little Brown Puppy (Bruce Roper) Nuthatch Suite Gadfly 291
  6. Abi Tapia: Big Front Porch One Foot Out the Door Wanderlusty 83707 11290
  7. Vance Gilbert: That Front Porch Song Unfamiliar Moon Disismye 004
  8. Michelle Shocked: On the Front Porch (Richard-Robt.Sherman) Got No Strings Mighty Sound MS1008
  9. Red Stick Ramblers: Bring It On Down to my House Bring It On Down Memphis Int. DOT 0208
  10. Odetta: You Gotta Know How (Sippie Wallace) Blues Everywhere I Go M.C. MC0038
  11. Annie Get Your Gun (orig. cast-Ethel Merman): Doin' What Comes Natur'lly (Irving Berlin) MCA MCAD 10047
  12. Michael Cooney: Figure It Out (Ginni Clemmens) Together Again Cove Haven CHRCD001
  13. Working (orig. cast-Bobo Lewis): Nobody Tells Me How (Mary Rodgers) Columbia JS 35411
  14. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: The Instruction Manual A Parent's Home Companion Rounder CD8031
  15. Arranmore: Rolling and Ramblin' (R&L Williams-J.Clark) The Collection Toucan Cove MLG2 50818
  16. Robert Earl Keen: The Great Hank What I Really Mean Koch KOCCD-9810
  17. Terence Martin: Hank Williams Lost Hills Good Dog GD0005
  18. Loudon Wainwright III: Hank and Fred Here Come the Choppers Sovereign Artists SOV 1958
  19. Vassar Clements - John Hartford - Dave Holland: Ten Past Eleven (V.Clements) Vassar Clements - John Hartford - Dave Holland Rounder 0207 (Vassar Clements: RIP 4/25/1928 - 8/16/2005)
  20. The Kennedys: Time Ain't Long (P&M Kennedy) Half a Million Miles Appleseed APRCD 1090
  21. Uncle Earl: There Is a Time (R.Dillard/M.Jayne) She Waits for Night Rounder 11661-0565-2
  22. Aoife Clancy: Go Lassie Go (trad-arr.A.Clancy-G.Donohue) It's About Time Rego R 3017
  23. Happy Traum: Friends and Neighbors (Virginia's Alders) (trad-arr.H.Traum) I Walk the Road Again Roaring Stream RS-HT05
  24. Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette: Going Away (Bruce Utah Phillips) Live in Concert Compass Rose CRM-2CD
  25. Odetta: Sail Away, Ladies (trad) One Grain of Sand Vanguard 2153-2
  26. Phamie Gow - Karine Polwart: Goodbye to the Sea and Sailors (P.Gow) Dancing Hands Wildfire 50 60106 50000-7
  27. Les Barker: Disaster at Sea The War on Terrier Mrs. Ackroyd DOG018
  28. Odetta: Deep Blue Sea (trad) The Best of Odetta: Ballads and Blues Legacy International CD 354
  29. Shel Silverstein: Peanut-Butter Sandwich The Best of Shel Silverstein Columbia Legacy CK 94722
  30. Si Kahn: You Gotta Have a Peanut Butter Song Good Times & Bedtimes Rounder CD 8027
  31. Tom Paxton: Peanut Butter Pie Goin' to the Zoo Rounder CD 8046
  32. Danny Barnes: Peanut Butter is a Man's Best Friend Dirt on the Angel Terminus 0303-2
  33. Jimmy Buffett: Peanut Butter Conspiracy A White Sport Coat and Pink Crustacean MCA 37028
  34. Monty Python: String The Final Rip Off Virgin 07777 86033 2 0
  35. Ken Whiteley - Mose Scarlett- Jackie Washington: World on a String (Arlen/Koehler) Sitting on a Rainbow Borealis BCD153
  36. Vasar Clements: Fiddlin' & Faddlin' (Clements-Bob Brozman) Livin' with the Blues Acoustic Disc ACD 58
  37. Michael Troy: Dream Chaser Romancing the Moon self 86851-3560-2
  38. Michelle Shocked: A Dream Is a Wish (Mack David-Al Hoffman-Jerry Livingston) Got No Strings Mighty Sound MS1008
  39. Danny Schmidt: Parables & Primes Live Once 9449-2
  40. Al Day: When the Dream Came True Guest House self 29048 02942
  41. Kate Campbell: Peace Comes Stealing Slow (K.Campbell/Walt Aldridge) Blues and Lamentations Large River LR-4104
  42. Eliza Gilkyson: When You Walk On Paradise Hotel Red House RHRCD 187
  43. Carrie Newcomer: All Saint's Day Regulars and Refugees Philo 11671-1247-2
  44. Uncle Earl: Divine (Abigail Washburn) She Waits for Night Rounder 11661-0565-2
  45. Mustard's Retreat: (Ours is a) Simple Faith (D.Tamulevich) MR7 self YRR004
  46. George & Gerry Armstrong: Simple Gifts (PD) Smithsonian Folkways S-2335
  47. 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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In Harmony's Way, Del McCoury Band, Sons of the Never Wrong, Abi Tapia, Michelle Shocked, Terrence Martin, Uncle Earl, Happy Traum, Danny Schmidt, Carrie Newcomer, Eliza Gilkyson, Kate Campbell, Mustard's Retreat

CD of the Week: Happy Traum

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Perfect Strangers (Chris Bashear, Bob Black, Jody Stecher, Peter McLaughlin) at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N.Lincoln, Chicago, Sunday, August 21 at 7.
Odetta performs at the Old Town School, Sunday, September 11 at 7.
Loudon Wainwright III and the Wailin' Jennys are there September 24.

Al Day at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, August 21 at 7. 847-424-9800

Arranmore, Two Time Polka, Aoifa Clancy and Jenny Avila perform at the Metropolis Performing Arts Center, 111 Campbell St., Arlington Heights, Monday, August 29 at 7:30. 847-577-2121