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July 15, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Andrew McKnight: Weekend in the Country Traveler Falling Mountain FM-1013
  3. A Little Night Music (orig.B'way cast): A Weekend In the Country (Sondheim) Columbia Legacy SK 65284
  4. Allan Sherman: Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (Sherman/Busch) The Best of Allan Sherman Rhino R2 75771
  5. Loudon Wainwright III: Swimming Song Attempted Mustache Columbia Legacy CK 65257
  6. Penny Lang: High Muddy Waters (John Herald-Frank Wakefield-Robert Yellin) Stone + Sand + Sea + Sky Borealis BCD 176
  7. Enoch Kent: Tim Finnegan's Wake (trad-arr.Kent) I'm a Rover Second Avenue SAS2012
  8. Pete Seeger: What Shall We Do With the Drunken Sailor (trad) American Favorite Ballads Vol. 4 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 40153
  9. Dos Boys: Sobriety-Challenged Sailor (trad/Dos Boys) Will Sing for Food self DB0784
  10. Groucho Marx: Giraffe Song (Peter Gordon/Raymond Abrashkin) Funniest Song in the World Young People's Records YPR-719
  11. Tom Paxton: My Giraffe Your Shoes, My Shoes Red House RHRCD152
  12. Holly Near: Power (John & Johanna Hall) And Still We Sing Calico Tracks CTM005
  13. Steve Goodman: Watchin' Joey Glow Affordable Art Red Pajamas RPJ-002CD
  14. Peggy Seeger: Cargo of Dread (Don Lange) From Where I Stand Folkways FW 8563
  15. Bob Franke: Kitchen Boy The Other Evening in Chicago Waterbug WBG66
  16. Bryan Bowers: Kitchen Girl (trad) Bristlecone Pine Seattle Sounds CR0400-2
  17. Tommy Makem: Courting in the Kitchen (trad) Rolling Home Shanachie 52021
  18. Rick Pickren: Runnin' Out of Track (composer not identified) Rails, Rogues & Wrecks self web site
  19. Connie Kaldor: Rickety Old Railroad Track Sky With Nothing to Get in the Way Coyote CEGCD 1035
  20. Lead Belly: Linin' Track (trad) Bourgeois Blues Smithsonian Folkways SFCD 40045
  21. Bruce Springsteen: John Henry (trad-arr.Springsteen) We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions Columbia 82876 83568-2
  22. Buddy Mondlock: The Laughing Woman Dressed Up & Stripped Down Major Bob 83707 54002
  23. Kate Wolf: Laugh Like That The Wind Blows Wild Rhino R2 71486
  24. Tim O'Brien: Love and Laughter (T.O'Brien/Randy Handley) When No One's Around Sugar Hill SHCD-3866
  25. Jack Williams: Laughing in the Face of the Blues Wind River WR4033CD
  26. Loudon Wainwright III: Movies Are a Mother to Me The Atlantic Recordings Rhino RHM2 7709
  27. Joni Laurence: Just a Movie With No Apology Browntown BR-0601
  28. Ron Hynes: Movie Scene Ron Hynes Borealis BCD175
  29. Capitol Steps: Here's to You, Reverend Robertson (P.Simon/Eaton-Newport-Strauss) I'm So Indicted CapSteps CSCD-1026
  30. Nick Annis: Jesus, Inc. Steal the Cow self
  31. Rhonda Vincent: You Don't Love God If You Don't Love Your Neighbor (Carl Story) Bluegrass Top 20 Gospel Songs of the Century (compilation) New Haven 8061-2
  32. Beyond the Fringe (orig.cast-1961): Man Bites God The Complete Beyond the Fringe 7243 854045-2
  33. Peter Mulvey: Abilene (The Eisenhower Waltz) The Knuckleball Suite Signature Sounds SIG 1297
  34. Bob Gibson: Abilene (Brown/Laudermilk) Joy! Joy! The Young and Wonderful Bob Gibson Riverside RIVCD-9999-2
  35. Jeffrey Foucault: Appeline Ghost Repeater Signature Sounds SIG 1298
  36. Enoch Kent: Come A' Ye Tramps and Hawkers (trad-arr.E.Kent) I'm a Rover Second Avenue SAS2012
  37. Mary McCaslin: Northfield Way Out West Philo PH 1011
  38. Jane Fallon: Somewhere West of Boise City Girl self R1-306
  39. Gordon Bok: I'm a Rambler, I'm a Gambler (trad-arr.Bok) A Rogue's Gallery of Songs for 12-String Folk-Legacy CD-94
  40. Drew Nelson: Summer Rain Immigrant Son Mackinaw Harvest MHM021
  41. Lori Cullen: I Think It's Gonna Rain Today (Randy Newman) Calling For Rain Maplenationwide LC2006
  42. John Gorka: Snow Don't Fall (Townes Van Zandt) Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD194
  43. Michael Smith: Panther in Michigan Anthology / One EMI 009463 33741 2 6
  44. Jennifer Warnes: The Panther (J.Warnes/Doyle Bramhall) The Well Music Force SD8960
  45. The Stairwell Sisters: Big Black Cat (Owen Chapman) Feet All Over the Floor Yodel-Ay-Hee-001
  46. Dougie MacLean: Into the Flames Inside the Thunder Dunkeld/Blix Street G2-10084
  47. The Wailin' Jennys: Apocalypse Lullaby (Annabelle Chvostek) Firecracker Red House RHRCD175
  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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Penny Lang, Enoch Kent, Bryan Bowers, Bruce Springsteen, Ron Hynes, Peter Mulvey, Lori Cullen, Michael Smith, Wailin' Jennys

CD of the Week: Enoch Kent

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Woodstock Folk Festival, town square, Woodstock, Illinois, Sunday, July 16 from 12:30-6PM. Holly Near, Bob Franke, Curtis & Loretta, Julie Lloyd & Lucky Break, also a workshops, children's area, open mike. 815-479-9933 / woodstockfolkmusic.com (On the Union Pacific-Northwest Metra train line)

Judy Small performs at Bradford Church, 5810 Eight Avenue, Kenosha, Wisconsin, Sunday, July 16 at 7:30. 262-656-0544 / www.bradforduu.org

Bill's Blues has recently provided erroneous concert listings. Please disregard the Bill's Blues listings announced on this week's program. We will be more circumspect in announcing events at Bill's Blues in the future.
Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, July 23. 847-424-9800
Peter Mulvey, Drew Nelson cancelled.