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November 4, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. John & Michele Law: Stayin' Up Late Estimated Time of Revival A Major Label AML002
  3. Bill Danoff: Late Night Radio (B.Danoff-Taffy Nivert) I Guess He'd Rather Be In Colorado Watch Your Head 83707 61232
  4. Greg Brown: Late Night Radio Bath Tub Blues RHRCD 42
  5. Do Re Mi (orig. cast-Phil Silvers): The Late, Late Show (Jule Styne/Betty Comden-Adolph Green) RCA Victor 09026-61994-2
  6. Lee Murdock: Load 'Em and Stack 'Em (Jerry Casault) Between Two Worlds Depot DEP027
  7. Tanglefoot: Hard Work (Al Parrish) Dance Like Flames Borealis BCD179
  8. Gordon Bok: Help Me to Raise 'Em (trad) Herrings in the Bay Timberhead THD CD14
  9. John McCutcheon: When I Grow Up The Greatest Story Never Told Red House RHRCD 163
  10. Susan Werner: Born a Little Late (The Baby Boomer Song) Midwestern Saturday Night self 65481 45272
  11. Pete Morton: In Another Life Flying an Unknown Flag Harbourtown HARCD 048
  12. The Special Consensus: Lord Show Me the Righteous Pathway (Ron Spears) Everything's Alright Pine Castle PRC1142
  13. Austin Lounge Lizards: One True God (Hank Card) The Drugs I Need Blue Corn Music BCM 0603
  14. Roy Zimmerman: Creation Science 101 Faulty Intelligence Metaphor 930 (email)
  15. John McCutcheon: Jayber Crow's Silly Song about Jesus (J.McCutcheon/Wendell Berry) Mightier Than the Sword Appalsongs 2005
  16. Susan Werner: Sorry About Jesus Time Between Trains Bottom Line 63440-47305-2
  17. Glenis Redmond: A Simple Act (a poem) Monumental self WRGR0104
  18. Greg Greenway: One Man, One Woman, One Vote Singing for the Landlord Eastern Front EFR 108
  19. Bill Cosby: Chinese Mustard The Bill Cosby Collection Capitol 0777 7 974492 3
  20. Tom Paxton: Ketchup Goin' to the Zoo Rounder 8046
  21. Trout Fishing In America: Pico de Gallo (Emily Kaitz-Marilyn Cain) Family Music Party Trout TRT-13
  22. Sass! (Sandy Andina & Susan Urban): If You Can't Wear It (S.Urban) Album One BWC01
  23. Gordon Bok: Do Something (Capt.Dave Kennedy) In Concert Timberhead THD CD16
  24. Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette: Right Says Fred (Dicks-Rudge) The Light of the Day Compass Rose CRM-7CD
  25. The Malvinas: What's Wrong With Trying? (Beth Cahill) Love, Hope + Transportation 3-Legged Dog MALV1116
  26. Guy Clark: Die Tryin' (G.Clark-John Randall Stewart) Cold Dog Soup Sugar Hill SUG-CD1063
  27. Dan Paisley & the Southern Grass: Won't You Think of Me (Troy Spencer) The Tradition Continues Brandywine 1006
  28. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: Write Me a Few Lines (Mississippi Fred McDowell) Live Diving Duck DD10023
  29. Good Ol' Persons: Think About Me (Kathy Kallick) Good N' Live Sugar Hill SHCD-2208
  30. Lisa Asher: Stranded in the Moonlight (Michael Smith) private recording
  31. Mad Agnes: Rabbit in the Moon (Adrienne Jones) Revenants Mad Agnes MAD004
  32. Carrie Newcomer: Moon Over Tucson Betty's Diner - The Best of Carrie Newcomer Philo 116711245-2
  33. Wicked (orig. cast Joel Grey - Idina Menzel): Wonderful (Stephen Schwartz) Decca B0001682-02
  34. Audra McDonald: Wonderful You (Jane Kelly Williams) Build a Bridge Nonesuch 79862-2
  35. The King and I (orig. cast-Dorothy Sarnoff): Something Wonderful (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Decca 012157982-2
  36. Peter Sellers: Fullers Earth A Celebration of Sellers EMI 7243 8 27781 2 7
  37. Stan Freberg: Round, Round World (5:35-3:45) Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America, Volume 1 Rhino R2 72476
  38. Roy Zimmerman: Turn Off the Hubble Faulty Intelligence Metaphor 920 (email)
  39. James Keelaghan: Cold Missouri Waters A Recent Future Green Linnet GLCD 2120
  40. Ed Miller: The Smith's a Gallant Fireman (J.Scott Skinner/Harrison) Never Frae My Mind Wellfield CD-026D
  41. Liz Carlisle: 9/8 Central (L.Carlisle/Russell Wolff) Five Star Day Wildground 86851-0455-2
  42. Meg Davis: I'm Late, I'm Late The Music of Wonderland self MEG01
  43. Tania Opland: Not Too Late (Peg Loughran) Tania Opland Squire's Own S602
  44. Gordon Bok: Hie Awa (trad) In Concert Timberhead THDCD16
  45. Sting w/ Edin Karamazov: Come Heavy Sleep (John Dowland) Songs From the Labyrinth Deutsche Grammophon B0007220-02
  46. 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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Tanglefoot, Gordon Bok, Austin Lounge Lizards, Roy Zimmerman,, Joe Filisko & Eric Noden, Mad Agnes, Audra McDonald, Ed Miller

CD of the week: Gordon Bok

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

John McCutcheon performs for the Acoustic Renaissance Concerts series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Sunday, November 5 at 6.

Special Consensus performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, November 5 at 7.
SASS, Sandy Andina & Susan Urban, throw their CD release party at Bill's on Sunday, November 12. Liz Carlisle is there November 19.

Special Consensus also performs at the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, November 18.

Dan Paisley & The Southern Grass perform for the Bluegrass Legends concert series at the American Legion Hall, 1030 Central St., Evanston, Friday, November 10 at 8.

Lisa Asher performs a one-woman cabaret revue of the music of Michael Smith at Davenport's Cabaret, 1383 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, Friday, November 10 at 10:30.

Celtic Fiddle Fest is at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, Sunday, November 12 at 4.

Pete Morton performs at the Maple Street Chapel, Main & Maple, Lombard, Saturday, November 11 at 7:30.
Gordon Bok performs on November 12.

Susan Werner and Richie Havens perform at the McAninch Arts Center, at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Saturday, November 11 at 8.

Mad Agnes performs for the Off-Square concert series in the Unitarian Church, 221 Dean St., Woodstock, Saturday, November 18 at 8.

Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette at Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. at the Lake St. Church, Lake & Chicago Avenues, Evanston, Saturday, October 14 at 7:30.

Liz Carlisle at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, November 17 at 8:15.
L'ill Rev will be there November 26.

Lee Murdock, with his Blue Water Band, performs his annual Christmas Ship concert at the Norris Cultural Arts Center in St. Charles, Saturday, November 25 at 7:30.
630-584-7200, ext. 10

Carrie Newcomer performs live on Monday, September 6, 7pm at the Mullady Theatre, Loyola University Chicago. Doors open at 6:30. Tickets are available online at www.luc.edu/evoke. The site has info on Carrie, maps and links to purchase tickets. Tickets are $10.00. The concert is at the Mullady Theater, in the Centennial Forum Student Union, on the Loyola Lake Shore Campus. Phone number for information is 773-508-8023. Proceeds from the concert go to Hunger Week 2006.