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September 10, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Tom Rush & Friends: Wasn't That a Mighty Storm (Sin Killer Griffin, PD) New Year Night Light HS-28011
  3. Bill Staines: Lousiana Storm The Second Million Miles Red House RHRCD 189
  4. Adie Grey: Hurricane's Comin' (A.Grey-Dave MacKenzie) Brand New Old Time Music Hey Baby HBCD-1003
  5. Scott Ainslie: Broken Levee Blues (Lonnie Johnson) You Better Lie Down Cattail 2002 email
  6. Randy Newman: Louisiana 1927 The Randy Newman Songbook Vol.1 Nonesuch 79689-2
  7. Liz Carroll & John Doyle: The Ronan Boys / Ralph's 2-3-5 (Carroll) In Play Compass 7 4418 2
  8. Old Blind Dogs: Lochanside medley: Morag Haig-Thomas (Donald Riddell/MacMeanmna) / Lochanside (John McLellan) Play Live Green Linnet GLCD 1231
  9. Bill Cosby: Helicopters It's True! It's true! Warner Bros. R2 74616
  10. Bob Franke: Helicopter Simulator The Heart of the Flower Daring CD3016
  11. Loudon Wainwright III: Here Come the Choppers Sovereign Artists SOV 1958
  12. Amy Carol Webb: Waiting on the Rain (Rachel Bissex) Remembering Rachel (a compilation) Bissex memorial
  13. Bob Dylan: A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live version) No Direction Home - Bootleg Vol. 7 Columbia Legacy C2K 93937
  14. Liz Carroll: A Long Night on the Misty Moor In Play Compass 7 4418 2
  15. Loudon Wainwright III: Talking New Bob Dylan History Charisma 7 86416 2
  16. Rod MacDonald: I Am Bob Dylan A Tale of Two Americas Wind River WR4034CD
  17. Chris Chandler w/ David Roe: Talkin' Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan Blues American Storyteller - Tales of a New American Revival self 93447 73062
  18. Kate McGarry: Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans (L.Alter/D.DeLange) Mercy Streets Palmetto PM 2109
  19. Tom Waits: I Wish I Was in New Orleans (In the Ninth Ward) Small Change Asylum 1078-2
  20. Harvey Reid: The Lakes of Pontchartrain (trad) Of Wind and Water Woodpecker WP 104CD
  21. Jesse Winchester: Biloxi The Best of Jesse Winchester Rhino R2 70085
  22. Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown & White Big Bill Blues Vogue import 600041
  23. Odetta: Jim Crow Blues (H.Ledbetter) Lookin' for a Home M.C. MC-0044
  24. Josh White: Free and Equal Blues (Earl Robinson/E.Y. Yip Harburg) The Elektra Years Rhino Handmade RHM2 7879
  25. Tom Lehrer: The Elements The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79831
  26. The Wailin' Jennys: Ten Mile Stilts (Nicky Mehta) 40 Days Red House RHRCD 177
  27. Jack Williams: Life Is Sweet Laughing in the Face of the Blues Wind River WR4033CD
  28. Garnet Rogers: Sparrow's Wing Snow Goose SGS1127CD
  29. Dave Moore: Clueless (Bob Blue) (Old Town School - December 1, 2001) WFMT recording
  30. Bye Bye Birdie (orig. cast-Paul Lynde - Marijane Maricle): Kids (Chas.Strouse/Lee Adams) Columbia Legacy SK 89254
  31. Don White: Adolescent Rant Radio Favorites self
  32. Loudon Wainwright III: Nanny Here Come the Choppers Soveriegn Artists SOV 1958
  33. Tannahill Weavers: For Aye (Baladran/RoyGullane-arr.Tannahill) Alchemy Green Linnet GLCD 1210
  34. Brian Joseph: God Bless the Storm (Wendy Waldman/B.Joseph) King of Echo Park FrogSongs FSR0116
  35. Kate Campbell: Lord Help the Poor and Needy (trad) Blues and Lamentations Large River LR-4104
  36. Rod MacDonald: The Lucky Ones A Tale of Two Americas Wind River WR4034CD
  37. Eliza Gilkyson: Requiem Paradise Hotel Red House RHRCD 187
  38. Garnet Rogers: Hallelujah! The Great Storm is Over (Bob Franke) Speaking Softly in the Dark Snow Goose SGS 1115D
  39. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Liz Caroll & John Doyle, Rachel Bissex Tribute, Jack Williams, Kate Campbell, Eliza Gilkyson, Rod MacDonald

CD of the Week: Liz Carroll & John Doyle

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Dave Moore at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, August 11 at 7. Small Potatoes are there September 18. 847-424-9800

City of Chicago Celtic Fest - Grant Park (Petrillo Music Shell & environs), Saturday & Sunday, September 17-18 from 11 AM to 9:30 PM with main stage concerts 4 PM to 9:30. *free*
Performers include Liz Carroll, Old Blind Dogs, Tannahill Weavers, and about 30 others on a variety of stages. 312-744-3370 / web site (PDF brochure)

Garnet Rogers in a Off Square Music concert at the Woodstock Unitarian Church, 221 Dean St., Woodstock, Saturday, September 17 at 8. 815-338-5164

Loudon Wainwright III and the Wailin' Jennys at the Old Town School, Saturday, September 24 at 7 and 10. 773-728-6000