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October 8, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Bob Gibson & Hamilton (Bob) Camp: I'm Gonna Tell God (trad-Bob Gibson) At the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice CCM-227-2
  3. Andrew Calhoun: God Told Me I Could Come Staring at the Sun Waterbug WBG0067
  4. Hot Soup: God Danced (The Day You Were Born) (Andrew Lawrence) The Way You Like It Souper SMD 051
  5. The Dreamsicles (Cary Cooper-Tom Prasado-Rao): The Grace of God Luv Songs for Grownups Breakfast in Bed
  6. Hamilton Camp: God Save the King Mardi's Band self
  7. Tim O'Brien: Train on the Island (Tim O'Brien) Fiddler's Green Sugar Hill SUGCD4006
  8. Pete Seeger: New River Train (trad) American Favorite Ballads 3 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40152
  9. New Lost City Ramblers: Train on the Island (trad) Rural Delivery Number One Smithsonian Folkways F-2496
  10. Christina Smith & Jean Hewson: Butter and Cheese (trad) August Gale Borealis BCD170
  11. Monty Python: The Cheese Shop The Monty Python Instant Record Collection Arista ARCD-8296
  12. Martin Carthy: Hard Cheese of Old England (trad-LesBarker) Guide Cats for the Blind Osmosys OSMOCD 020/21
  13. Mustard's Retreat: State of Mine (Jay Stietstra) MR7 Mustard YRR004
  14. The Siegel-Schwall Band: Going Back to Alabama (Sam Lay) Flash Forward Alligator ALCD 4906
  15. Jeff Daniels: Michigan, My Michigan (W.L.Brent) Live and Unplugged at the Purple Rose Purple Rose
  16. Joel Mabus: Illinois (Archibald Johnson) / Indiana (Jas.F.Hanley) Parlor Guitar Fossil 1605
  17. Tim O'Brien: The Foggy Foggy Dew Cornbread Nation Sugar Hill SUGCD-4005
  18. Quicksilver: Ain't Misbehavin' (Waller/Razaf) Promise Wilf's 2005
  19. Susan McKeown: Eggs in Her Basket (trad-arr.McKeown) Sweet Liberty World Village 468029
  20. Lou & Peter Berryman: Lexical Dude Some Days Cornbelt CR16
  21. Garnet Rogers: Come Againe, Sweete Love doth now Envite (John Dowland) Sparrow's Wing Snow Goose SGS1127CD
  22. Chicago A Cappella: And Will A'Not Come Again? (Matthew Harris/Wm.Shakespeare fr. Hamlet) Shall I Compare Thee? Cedille CDR 90000 085
  23. Mad Agnes: Guardians (Adrienne Jones) Magic Hour self 21681 01962
  24. Rory Block: From the Dust Telarc CD 83614
  25. Dana Cooper: Made of Mud King Easy CMG-0501
  26. The Malvinas: Mud (Gina Forsythe) Love, Hope + Transportation 3-Legged Dog MALV1116
  27. Marias & Miranda: The Cat Came Back (trad-Josef Marais) Returning Home Metaphorce CD 1001
  28. Marc Gunn & The Dubliners' Tabby Cats: The Cat Came Back. . . The Cat's Perspective Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers Mage 06747 00272
  29. Eric Bogle: Nobody's Moggy Now! At This Stage Greentrax CDTRAX286
  30. Sean Blackburn & Liz Masterson: Where the Soul Never Dies (trad) Double Feature Western Serenade WSM 101-2
  31. Hobart Smith: Heaven's Airplane (trad) In Sacred Trust - The 1963 Fleming Brown Tapes Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40141
  32. Jeff Warner: Little Black Train (trad) Jolly Tinker Gumstump 101
  33. Ferron: Nothing Now Turning Into Beautiful self 28740 75682
  34. Sebastian Cabot: All I Really Want to Do (Bob Dylan) Golden Throats 2 Rhino R2 71007
  35. Jamie Hartford: Gentle on My Mind (John Hartford) Part of Your History: The Songs of John Hartford New Sheriff 35759 16712
  36. Sylvia Herold & Euphonia: Dublin City (trad) Lovely Nancy Tuxedo TUXCD927
  37. Ron Hynes: From Dublin with Love Get Back Change Borealis BCD152
  38. Antje Duvekot: Dublin Boys Boys, Flowers, Miles Pantjebare AD58152
  39. Theodore Bikel: Wheel of Fortune (trad) An Actor's Holiday Elektra 105
  40. Hamilton Camp: Blame It on the Turkeys (Hamilton Camp/John Brent) (Unity Church, Chicago - March 31, 1985) WFMT Recording
  41. Lou & Peter Berryman: The Vulture Some Days Cornbelt CR16
  42. George Mattson: Buzzards in Love (Lance Brown-Steve Wellman) All Things Considered...I'm Fine self
  43. Eric Bogle: One Small Star At This Stage Greentrax CDTRAX286
  44. Ferron: Goat Path Turning Into Beautiful self 28740 75682
  45. Hamilton Camp: Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye (Leonard Cohen) Welcome to Hamilton Camp Warner WS 1753
  46. 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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Andrew Calhoun, Smith & Hewson, Joe Mabus, Siegel-Schwall, Tim O'Brien, Quicksilver, Lou & Peter Berryman, Rory Block, Eric Bogle, Jeff Warner, Ferron, Jamie Hartford

CD of the Week: Ferron

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Small Potatoes in concert for Off Square Music at the Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean St., Woodstock. Saturday, October 15 at 8. 815-338-5164

Lou & Peter Berryman premier their new CD at the Maple Street Chapel, Main & Maple in Lombard, Saturday, October 15 at 7:30. 630-627-0171 / web site

Mustards Retreat at the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, October 15 at 8.
Mad Agnes will be there on October 22.

Garnet Rogers performs at the Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 N. Ottawa St., Joliet, Saturday, October 15 at 7:30. 815-725-5140 / email

Mark Dvorak plays for the Changing of the Leaves Festival at Pilcher Park Nature Center, 2501 Highland Park Drive, Joliet, Saturday, October 15 at 6. However, there are plenty of activities and music all day. People are invited to bring instruments to the festivities as well as being welcome to sing along. 815-741-7277 / web site

Tim O'Brien, along with Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines, at the Old Town School, 4544 N. Lincoln, Friday, October 28 at 7 and 10.
Eric Bogle will be there October 30. 773-728-6000