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September 2, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Greg Greenway: What Must Be Done Weightless Face SOH004
  3. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: Woke Up This Morning (Rev.Osby-add.lyrics Robt.Zellner) Guide My Feet Appleseed APRCD 1029
  4. Judy Collins: It Isn't Nice (Malvina Reynolds-Barbara Dane) Fifth Album Elektra 7300-2
  5. Joe Jencks: Rise As One Turtle Bear 110105-1
  6. John Gorka: Arms Length Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD 194
  7. Sloan Wainwright: Arms Length Sloan Wainwright Waterbug WBG 23
  8. Carrie Newcomer: The Length of My Arms My True Name Philo CDPH 1223
  9. Annie Get Your Gun (1957 TV cast - Mary Martin): I Got Lost in His Arms (Irving Berlin) Angel ZDM76476520
  10. Arrogant Worms: Ezra Eats Beige ArrogantWorms AW-4004
  11. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: A Little Taste of This, A Little Taste of That (Zequinha de Abreu/Cathy Fink) Bon Appetit! Rounder 82161-8076-2
  12. Ronny Cox: Hot Water Cornbread At the Sebastiani Theatre Bay Sound BSR9601
  13. Megon McDonough: Butter One Meat Ball (a compilation) Appleseed APRCD 1096
  14. Michael Smith: Portland Fancy Anthology / One EMI009463 33741 2 6
  15. Joan Baez: Portland Town (Adams) In Concert, Part 2 Vanguard 79599-2
  16. John Gorka: Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD 194
  17. John Gorka: Bracero (Phil Ochs) What's That I Hear?: The Songs of Phil Ochs Sliced Bread CD-SB71176
  18. Anne Hills: A Shadow Crossing the Land Don't Panic Flying Fish FF 70608
  19. Woody Guthrie: Pastures of Plenty The Land Is Your Land Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40100
  20. Barnum (orig.cast-Glenn Close): One Brick at a Time (Cy Coleman/Michael Stewart) Columbia Legacy SK 89999
  21. Gerard Hoffnung: The Bricklayer Timeless Hoffnung BBC REB 87M
  22. Big Bill Broonzy: Bricks in My Pillow All the Classic Sides 1935-1936 JSP7718D
  23. Anne Hills: I Went to Look for the Fairies (Michael Smith/Opal Whiteley) Beauty Attends: The Heart Songs of Opal Whiteley Collective Works Media CDD502
  24. David Massengill: The Fairy's Code We Will Be Together Gadfly 293
  25. Beatrice Lillie: There Are Fairies at the Bottom of Our Garden (Lisa Lehmann/Rose Fyeleman) An Evening with Beatrice Lillie London 5212
  26. The Four Bitchin' Babes (Deirdre Flint): The Boob Fairy Hormonal Imbalance Hem & Haw 83707 33230
  27. Kristin Lems: Mammary Glands Oh Mama-plus! Carolsdatter 83707 20602
  28. Dennis Stroughmatt: Big Rooster (Roy Boyer?) The Gambler's Fiddle Swallowtail 6195
  29. The Savoy Family Band: Sam's Big Rooster (Marc Savoy) The Savoy Family Band Arhoolie 508
  30. Bonnie Koloc: Little Red Rooster (Willie Dixon) Here to Sing Mr. Biscuit 03
  31. Danny Schmidt: Ghosts Parables & Primes Live Once LO 9449-2
  32. Bill & Kate Isles: Kate and the Ghost of Lost Love (Dave Carter) The Calling self BI0403-2004
  33. Bill Jones: The Lover's Ghost (Jones/trad-arr.Jones, et.al.) Two Year Winter Compass 74356-2
  34. Magpie: Too Political (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) Raise Your Voice Sliced Bread CDSB 75110
  35. Sara Grey: Republicans & Democrats (trad) Back in the Airly Days Waterbug WBG 0044
  36. Les Barker: Debate Twilight of the Dogs Mrs.Ackroyd DOG019
  37. Annie & Rod Capps: Rhyme or Reason One Big Show Yellow Room YR005
  38. John Gorka: People My Age The Company You Keep Red House RHRCD 151
  39. Leela & Ellie Grace: You're Aging Well (Dar Williams) Leela & Ellie Grace self 83707 82062
  40. Malcolm Holcombe: Your Eyes Will Shine Not Forgotten self 28999 03422
  41. Don White: Brown Eyes Shine self 86851-3307-2
  42. Lorraine & Bennett Hammond: No Eyes So Clear (Bennett Hammond) Jingalo Gypsy Snowy Egret SE112891
  43. Ronny Cox: The Night John Huston Died Acoustic Eclectricity self
  44. Walter Huston: September Song (Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) Broadway's Greatest Leading Men Decca 314 541 634-2
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Greg Greenway, John Gorka, "One Meat Ball" compilation, Anne Hills, David Massengill, The Four Bitchin' Babes, Annie & Rod Capps, Malcolm Holcombe

CD of the week: John Gorka

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Fox Valley Folk Festival, September 3-4 11A-7P, plus later on September 3.
John Roberts & Tony Barrand, Barbara Barrow, Roy Book Binder, Bryan Bowers, Cooper-Nelson-Early, Mark Dvorak, Bob Franke, Paul Geremia, Sara Grey, Anne Hills, David Massengill, Sparky & Rhonda Rucker, Peter Siegel & Lissa Schneckenberger, Michael Smith, Dennis Stroughmatt & friends, Leela & Ellie Grace, Art Thieme (!), Chris Walz, Jack Williams, The Wazo County Ramblers, Weavermania, Small Potatoes, Anne Hills and more. Island Park, Geneva.

The Red Stick Ramblers, and the Pine Leaf Boys at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, Saturday, September 9 at 7:30.
John Gorka and Ameila K. Spicer will be there Friday, September 22.

Malcolm Holcombe will be playing a no cover show at Duke's Tavern, on Saturday September 9th at 9 PM. 6920 Glenwood, Chicago.
He'll also be at Lilfest in Wilmette on Sunday, September 10.

Michael Smith in a Blue Guitar Cabaret Show, Thursdays, September 7, 14, 21 (September 7 is his 65th birthday) 8:00 pm. Davenport's Piano Bar Cabaret 1383 North Milwaukee, Chicago

Danny Schmidt at the Two Way Street, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, September 8 at 8:15.
He'll also be at Lilfest in Wilmette, and at Bill's Blues in Evanston, Sunday, September 10.

Off Square Music Presents Anne Hills in Concert September 16th at 8 PM at the Congregational Unitarian Church 221 Dean Street, Woodstock
815 338-5164

Ronny Cox in a Hidden Marsh house concert in Huntley, Friday, September 15 at 7:30.
847-458-1853 / email

Magpie at Stained Glass Coffee House, in the Congregational Church of Deerfield, 225 Wilmot Road, Deerfield, Saturday, September 16 at 7

Lilfest in Wilmette, Friday-Sunday, September 8-10.