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September 9, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: Give Light (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino, based on Ella Baker) Guide My Feet Appleseed APRCD 1029
  3. Pat Wictor: I Will Walk With You Heaven Is So High Risky Disc RDR005
  4. Anonymous 4 w/ Darol Anger & Mike Marshall: The Shining Shore (Geo.F.Root/David Nelson) Gloryland Harmonia Mundi HMU 907400
  5. Anne Hills: Song of the Brook (Michael Smith/Opal Whiteley) Beauty Attends: The Heartsongs of Opal Whiteley Collective Works Media CW0502
  6. Claudia Schmidt: Here Comes Joy Spinning Pragmavision 43157 37775
  7. John Gorka: Broken Place Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD 194
  8. Ollabelle: Everything Is Broken (J.C.Hopkins-Amy Helm-Ollabelle) Riverside Battle Songs Verve Forecast B0006756-02
  9. Terri Allard: Broken Man Live from Charlottesville Reckless Abandon RA42106
  10. Paula Joy Welter: Broken Wings Mend Still Hidden Places Starry Sky TK22005
  11. The Tannahill Weavers: It Was All For Our Rightful King (trad-arr.Tannahills) Alchemy Green Linnet GLCD 1210
  12. Natalie MacMaster: Hey, Johnny Cope! Set (trad-arr.MacMaster) My Roots Are Showing Rounder 11661-7033-2
  13. Kornog: The Braes o' Killiekrankie (trad/Robt.Burns-arr.Kornog) Kornog Green Linnet GLCD 1209
  14. Anais Mitchell: Before the Eyes of Storytelling Girls Hymns for the Exiled Waterbug WBG 58
  15. John Gorka: Road of Good Intentions Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD 194
  16. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands: Rank Stranger (Albert Brumley) The Golden West Hightone HCD 8194
  17. Flanders & Swann: p**p*B***B**D***** The Extiary from The Complete Flanders & Swann Angel CDS 7974642
  18. Shelly Berman & Lovelady Powell: Cleans and Dirtys The Sex Life of the Primate Verve WDJ-5
  19. Robert Klein: Six Clean Words You Can Say Anywhere New Teeth Epic PE 33535
  20. Frank Meyer: Dagnabit Thangmaker 05996 80872
  21. Megon McDonough: Your Word Is Your Wand 4+1 Music Inspired by the 4 Agreements private release
  22. Santa Cruz River Band: Vaquilla Colorado (The Red Heifer) (Lorenzo Barcelata) The Mexican Album Santa Cruz River 05262006
  23. Dervish: Red-haired Mary (Sean McCarthy) Midsummer's Night Whirling WHRL005
  24. Annie Gallup: Red Hair Swerve 1-800-PRIMECD PCD75
  25. Christine Lavin: Prisoners of Their Hairdos Compass Philo CDPH 1142
  26. Ronstadt, Ramirez & the Santa Cruz River Band: The Mill of Oracle (Michael Ronstadt) Ronstadt, Ramirez & the Santa Cruz River Band, Volume 1 Santa Cruz River 102704
  27. Koerner, Ray & Glover: What's the Matter with the Mill (trad-arr.K.R.&G.) Visionaries The Cedar CCD4001
  28. Sangsters: The Mill Mill O (Allan Ramsey) Sharp and Sweet Greentrax CDTRAX 207
  29. The Four Bitchin' Babes: Just Ask Your Doctor (Debi & Vivian Smith) Hormonal Imbalance Hem & Haw 83707 33230
  30. Austin Lounge Lizards: The Drugs I Need (Card-Deisler-Pittman-Resnick-Simeone) private CD
  31. Sue Trainor: The Healthy Life (Ted Miller/Sue Trainor) In a Close Up self no#
  32. Bonnie Koloc: It's Great When It Rains (Chuck Suchy) Here to Sing Mr.Biscuit 03
  33. John Gorka: Chance of Rain Writing in the Margins Red House RHRCD 194
  34. The Duhks: Out of the Rain (Jessee Havey) Migrations Sugar Hill SUGCD-4014
  35. La Bottine Souriante: Le Festin de Campagne / Marie Sauce Ton Pain (trad-arr.La Bottine) Je Voudras Changer d'Chapeau Rounder CD 6041
  36. Chris Thile: The Eleventh Reel How to Grow a Woman From the Ground Sugar Hill SUGCD-4017
  37. Andy Stewart: I Love to Wear the Kilt (Stewart/Grant) The Andy Stewart Collection EMI 7777 810692
  38. Peter Cook: Spindly Legs The Misty Mr. Wisty Brit.Decca LK 4722
  39. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Stylish Man (Bruce Roper) Nuthatch Suite Gadfly 291
  40. Garnet Rogers: Grace Shining Thing Snow Goose SGSCD 1131
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris: Short Shift at Ground Zero (Kim Harris) Simplicity Appleseed APRCD 1061
  42. Kitty Donohoe: There Are No Words (private pressing)
  43. 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:

Pat Wictor, Anonymous 4, Anne Hills, Claudia Schmidt, John Gorka, Laurie Lewis, Four Bitchin' Babes, The Duhks, Chris Thile

CD of the week: Anonymous 4

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Midnight Special Folk Festival at the Harris Theater in Millennium Park Sunday, September 17 from 2-6 featuring the Four Bitchin' Babes, Garnet Rogers, Christine Lavin, Greg Greenway, Kim & Reggie Harris, Magpie, Anais Mitchell, Megon McDonough, Bonnie Koloc, and guest performances by Annie Hills, Jen Cass, and a surprise guest.
312-334-7777.

Danny Schmidt at Lilfest in Wilmette, and at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, September 10 at 7.
847-424-9800

Celtic Fest in and around the Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park Saturday and Sunday, September 16-17 from 11 AM until 9 PM. Saturday features La Bottine Souriante, Kornog and the Barra McNeil's on the main stage. Sunday features Natalie MacMasters, Vishten with Dominique Dupuis, and others. Free.
312-744-3315

The Ronstadt Ramierz Santa Cruz River Band performs for the Woodstock Folk Festival at the Stage Left Cafe', 125 Van Buren, Woodstock, Sunday, September 17 at 7.
815-479-9933

John Gorka, and Amelia K. Spicer at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, Friday, September 22 at 8.
773-728-6000

Michael Smith in a Blue Guitar Cabaret Show, Thursdays, September 14, 21 (September 7 is his 65th birthday) 8:00 pm. Davenport's Piano Bar Cabaret 1383 North Milwaukee, Chicago
773-278-1830

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
847-945-0176

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