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April 29, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Bruce Springsteen: Old Dan Tucker (Dan Emmett, PD) We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions Columbia 82876 83568 2
  3. Uncle Earl: Ida Red (trad) She Waits for Night Rounder 11661-0565-2
  4. Blind Corn Liquor Pickers: Puttin' Up Hay (Tom Fassas) Anywhere Else? self 34479 15793
  5. Matt & Shannon Heaton: Harvest Time Blue Skies Above Eats ESLCD 006
  6. Pete Seeger: Old Dan Tucker (Dan Emmett, PD) American Favorite Ballads 1 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40150
  7. Art Thieme: The Biggest Whatever (Rodney Dillard) Chicago Town & Points West Folk-Legacy FSI-135 (email)
  8. John Roberts & Tony Barrand: The Derby Ram (trad) Dark Ships in the Forest Folk-Legacy CD-65
  9. Gracie Fields: The Biggest Aspidistra in the World (Haines-Hancock-Connor) Our Gracie London LL 1677
  10. Into the Woods (orig. cast-Richard Dempsey): Giants in the Sky (Stephen Sondheim) RCA Victor 60752-2-RC
  11. Sam Bush: Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man) (Randy Newman) Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman Sugar Hill SUG-CD-4015
  12. The Capitol Steps: George Bush speaks (Newport-Strauss-Eaton) I'm So Indicted CapSteps CSCD-1026
  13. Art Thieme: Wreck of the Tennessee Gravy Train (Uncle Dave Macon) Chicago Town & Points West Folk-Legacy FSI-135
  14. The Capitol Steps: This Is the House That Jack Bribed (Newport-Strauss-Eaton) I'm So Indicted CapSteps CSCD-1026
  15. Bruce Springsteen: Pay Me My Money Down (trad-Seeger) We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions Columbia 82876 83568 2
  16. Shelley Miller: Hey, Hey Hallelujah Tear Me Down self MIL0001
  17. Marley's Ghost: Palms of Victory (trad-arr.Marley's) Spooked Sage Arts CD001
  18. Tracy Chapman: Say Hallelujah Let It Rain Elektra 62803-2
  19. Tricia Alexander: Forever We're One Grace Rampur SR-108 (email)
  20. The Lovell Sisters: When Forever Rolls Around (Josh Miller/Jessica Lovell) 2DefPigs 35759 16862
  21. Claire Lynch: I Believe in Forever New Day Rounder 11661-0563-2
  22. The Capitol Steps: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Korea (Rodgers/Hammerstein-Newport-Eaton-Strauss) I'm So Indicted CapSteps CSCD-1026
  23. The Duhks: Political Science (Randy Newman) Sail Away Sugar Hill SUG-CD-4015
  24. Ronnie Gilbert: Silo (Judy Small) Love Will Find a Way Abbe Alice AAM-CD915
  25. Connie Kaldor: I'm a Nice Little World (Holsteins - 4/28/84) WFMT Recording
  26. Bruce Springsteen: O Mary Don't You Weep (trad) We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions Columbia 82876 83568 2
  27. Pamela Goddard: Lady and the Farmer's Son (trad) As Time Draws Near Copper and Wheat 10557
  28. Irene Kelley: Jealousy (Irene Kelley/Claire Lynch) Simple Path IRK M2N2 3733
  29. The Pajama Game (Orig. cast -Eddie Foy, Jr.- Reta Shaw): I'll Never Be Jealous Again (Richard Adler/Jerry Ross) Columbia CK 32606
  30. Terri Hendrix: Walkin' on the Moon (K.S.Taylor-Herb McCollough) Celebrate the Difference Wilory WR30007
  31. John Stewart: Armstrong Airdream Believer Shanachie 8015
  32. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: Mr. O'Reilly (S.Gillette) Being There Compass Rose CRM-11CD
  33. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Breakfast Power (C.Fink) Bon Appetit! Rounder 82161-8074-2
  34. Claudia Schmidt: Too Late for Breakfast (Folkstage - December 22, 2001) WFMT Recording
  35. Harry Lauder: Breakfast in Bed on Sunday Morning (Gerald Grafton/Harry Lauder) The Immortal Harry Lauder RCA Camden CAL 479
  36. Four Bitchin' Babes (Sally Fingerett): Breakfast Dishes Gabby Road Shanachie 8028
  37. Mark Dvorak: My Love Grows Every Step of the Way Waterbug WBG68
  38. Art Thieme: Molly Darling (Will B. Hayes, PD) / Mary Charlotte Anne McGhee (trad) Chicago Town & Points West Folk-Legacy FSI-135
  39. Diana Jones: My Beloved My Remembrance of You Newsong NSR-0501
  40. Paul Simon: April Come She Will Paul Simon Songbook CBS 62579
  41. The Whistlebinkies: Farewell to St. Kilda (trad-arr.Whistlebinkies) Albannach Greentrax CDTRAX288
  42. Lunasa: Glentrasna (Kevin Crawford-Sean Smyth-Trevor Hutchinson-Cillian Vallely-Tim Edey) (inspired by Miss Admiral Gordon's Strathspey) Compass 7 4422 2
  43. Catriona McKay & Chris Stout: Eileen's Lament (Michael Rooney) Laebrack Greentrax CDTRAX278
  44. Johnsmith: Cold Cold Ground Break Me Open Blue Pine 83707 28250
  45. Diana Jones: Cold Grey Ground My Remembrance of You Newsong NSR-0501
  46. Bryan Bowers: Soul of Man (trad) Bristlecone Pine Seattle Sounds CR0400-2
  47. Malcolm Holcombe: Where Is My Garden Not Forgotten self 28999 03422
  48. 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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RICH'S PICKS:

Bruce Springsteen, Matt & Shannon Heaton, Blind Corn Liquor Pickers, Art Thieme, Capitol Steps, "Sail Away - The Songs of Randy Newman," Claire Lynch, Pamela Goddard, Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Lunasa, The Whistlebinkies, Johnsmith, Bryan Bowers, Malcolm Holcombe

CDs of the Week: Bruce Springsteen, Art Thieme

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Shelley Miller performs at the Two Way Street Coffeehouse, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, May 5 at 8:15. 630-969-9720
(Eric Lugosch is there May 12)

Mark Dvorak and Ed Holstein perform at Charlie's Coffeehouse, 1126 Central, Wilmette, Friday & Saturday, May 5-6.
Al Day & Don Stiernberg are there May 12. 847-256-5617

Tricia Alexander performs for the Lake County Folk Club at the Greenleaf Grill, 301 Greenleaf, Park City, Sunday, May 7 at 7. 847-295-7228

Ronnie Gilbert give a free concert in Scoville Park at Lake St. & Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park, Sunday, May 7 at 1 PM. Danny Glover also will make an appearance. web site