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June 10, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Penny Lang: Let Me Fly (trad) Stone + Sand + Sea + Sky Borealis BCD176
  3. The Wailin' Jennys: Glory Bound (Ruth Moody) Firecracker Red House RHRCD 195
  4. Jen Cass: Hallelujah Accidental Pilgrimage Blind Justice 83707 31330
  5. Terry Tufts: Fly Away The Better Fight Borealis BCD172
  6. Claudia Schmidt: Wings of Wonder Red House RHRCD 144
  7. Greg Greenway: Summer Song Live Face SOH003
  8. Jamie Byrd: A Summer's Night in June Garden of Days Rooster Dog RDR 12157
  9. Ann Zimmerman: June as June Blue Wild Indigo A-Z AMZ003
  10. Sloan Wainwright: Summertime Cool Morning Derby Disc 83707 72922
  11. Guy Davis: Shooting Star Skunkmellow Red House RHRCD 192
  12. Mary Gauthier: Our Lady of the Shooting Stars Drag Queens in Limousines In The Black 41962
  13. Harry Chapin: Shooting Star Story of a Life Elektra-Rhino R2 75875
  14. Paul Curreri: Maria From Long Gones to Hawkmoth City Salvage CSR02
  15. Katy Moffatt: Ameilia's Railroad Flat (Tom Russell) Up Close & Personal Fuel 302 061 508 2
  16. Elizabeth Cotten: Freight Train Freight Train and Other North Carolina Folk Songs and Tunes Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40009
  17. Leo Kottke: Last Steam Engine Train (Sam McGee-John Fahey) Greenhouse One Way S21-18457
  18. Nick Annis: I'm not Him Steal the Cow self no #
  19. Woody Allen: My Marriage Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  20. Barbara Cook: Men (Seymour Barab/Dorothy Parker) Songs of Perfect Propriety Urania UX113
  21. My Fair Lady (orig. cast-Rex Harrison): A Hymn to Him (Loewe/Lerner) Columbia SK 60539
  22. Arrogant Worms: Go to Sleep Little Leech Beige ArrogantWorms AW-4004
  23. Rosalie Sorrels: Baby Rocking Medley (Sorrels//trad) Always a Lady Philo PH-1029
  24. Don White: The Wean Scene Live at the Somerville Theater Lyric Moon LM95032
  25. Jeffrey Foucault: Ghost Repeater Signature Sounds SIG 1298
  26. Anais Mitchell: Song of the Magi (Folkstage - April 30, 2005) WFMT Recording
  27. Darrell Scott: Shattered Cross (Stuart Adamson/Jerry Boonstra) The Invisible Man Full Light FLR-0601
  28. Eric Hanke: Suns Gonna Shine Autumn Blues Ten Foot Texan TFT00101
  29. Big Bill Broonzy: The Sun Gonna Shine in My Door Someday (PD?) All the Classic Sides 1928-1937 JSP 7718CD (recorded in Chicago October 31, 1935)
  30. Garrison Keillor, Robin & Linda Williams, Prudence Johnson: Let Your Light Shine On Me A Prairie Home Companion (orig. soundtrack) New Line NLR39066
  31. Hair (orig. B'way cast-Jas.Rado, et.al.): Let the Sunshine In (Galt McDermot/Gerome Ragni-James Rado) RCA Victor 82876-56085-2
  32. Bianca DeLeon: The Shadow of a Sagebrush The Long Slow Decline of Camelita self CD8067
  33. Thea Hopkins: Jesus Is On the Wire Birds of Mystery self no#
  34. Darrell Scott: Goodle, USA The Invisible Man Full Light FLR-0601
  35. Russ Rentler: Scarecrow's Lament self 83707 28720
  36. Wizard of Oz (orig. soundtrack-Ray Bolger-Judy Garland): If I Only Had a Brain (Arlen/Harburg) Rhino R2 71964
  37. Cosy Sheridan: Dorothy and Eve The Pomegranate Seed Wind River CMS1211
  38. Greg Greenway: A Road Worth Walking Down Live Face SOH003
  39. Darryll Purpose w/ Julie Beaver: I Can Get There From Here (Purpose/Fisher) Live at Coalesce Gamblers Grace 882005CD
  40. Zoe Mulford: Our Lady of the Highways Roadside Saints Azalea City ACCD-0604
  41. Aztec Two Step: Highway Song (Rex Fowler) Highway Signs 1-800-PRIMECD PCD025
  42. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Penny Lang, Wailin' Jennys, Sloan Wainwright, Guy Davis, Nick Annis, Jeffrey Foucault, Darrell Scott, Russ Rentler, Julie Beaver & Darryll Purpose, Zoe Mulford

CD of the Week: Darryll Purpose & Julie Beaver

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Bianca DeLeon performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, June 11 at 7. 847-424-9800

Bianca DeLeon along with Dave Moore, The Malvinas and Radoslave Lorkovic perform Sunday, June 11 from 3-6 PM at St. Michael's Party in the Plaza, 1633 N. Cleveland Ave., Chicago.

Eric Hanke performs for Stage Left at the Opera House Annext, 125 Van Buren St., Woodstock, Friday, June 16 at 8. 815-338-5300

The Ruralfest folk festival, Saturday, June 17 from 11:30 AM until 10PM presents, in this order: Paul Curreri, Ana Egge, John Hasbrouck, Guy Davis, Kevin Gordon, Richard Buckner, Kelly Joe Phelps and Leo Kottke at the Lisle Station Museum in Lisle. Tickets: 630-964-3410, ext 0. Info: 630-968-0499

Jeffrey Foucault performs at Schuba's, Belmont & Southport, Chicago, Saturday, June 17. schubas.com

Garrison Keillor & A Prairie Home Companion broadcast live from Ravinia, Highland Park, Saturday, June 17 at 4:45. 847-266-5100