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December 30, 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Judy Collins: Hello, Hooray (Paul Kempf) Who Knows Where the Time Goes Elektra 74033-2
  3. Groucho Marx: Hooray for Captain Spaulding (Kalmar-Ruby) Groucho Marx Jerry Colonna Ace of Hearts AH103
  4. The Beatles: With a Little Help From My Friends (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple CDP 7 46442 2
  5. Jean Shepherd: The Human Comedy Jean Shepherd and other foibles Collectors' Choice CCM-343-2
  6. Annie Get Your Gun (Lincoln Center - 1966 cast): There's No Business Like Show Business (Irving Berlin) RCA Victor 1124-2 RC
  7. David Bromberg: Young Westley (Mary McCaslin) How Late'll Ya Play'Til?, Vol.2 Fantasy FCD-7705-2
  8. Tom Chapin: Hearts on the Road (Geo.Clinton/Tom Chapin) The Turning of the Tide Sundance 82148 05222
  9. Indigo Girls: I Believe in Love (Emily Saliers) Despite Our Differences Hollywood 2061-62635-2
  10. McNamara & Neeley: Isn't It Always Love (Karla Bonoff) demo
  11. Bette Midler: What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? (Frank Loesser) Cool Yule Columbia 82876 86266-2
  12. Steve Goodman: Let's Give a Party (Carl Martin) Live at the Earl of Town Red Pajamas RPJ-017
  13. The Happy Time (orig. cast-David Wayne): The Life of the Party (John Kander/Fred Ebb) RCA Victor 09026-61016-2
  14. Zoe Mulford: Party Cows Traveling Moon Winged Seed 83707 84012
  15. Trillium: Swinging on a Gate / Whiskey Before Breakfast (trad) Over the Waterfall Little Miracle no#
  16. Johnsmith: Back to the Mystery Break Me Open Blue Pine 83707 28250
  17. Pat & Victory Garvey: Fugacity Mr. & Mrs. Garvey Epic BN 26403
  18. Joni Mitchell: The Circle Game Hits Reprise 9 46326-2
  19. David Bromberg: The Main Street Moan The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK 66263
  20. Audra McDonald: Tom Cat Goodbye (Laura Nyro) Build a Bridge Nonesuch 79862-2
  21. David Massengill: Tell Old Bill (trad-arr.D.Massengill) We Will Be Together Gadfly 293
  22. Annie Grace: Jock O Hazeldean (trad-arr.Annie Grace) Take Me Out Drinking Tonight Greentrax CDTRAX256
  23. Ed Miller w/ Karine Polwart: The Spanish Lady (trad-arr.Ed Miller) Never Frae My Mind Wellfield CD-026D
  24. Cara Dillon: Bold Jamie (C.Dillon-Sam Lakeman) After the Morning Compass 7 4439 2
  25. Bob Newhart: Returning a Gift Something like this. . . Warner Rhino R2 76742
  26. Hair (orig. B'way cast): Hair (Gerome Ragni-James Rado/Galt McDemot) RCA Victor 82876-56085-2
  27. Mike Cross: Rogaine (New Year's Eve Midnight Special - January 1, 2002) WFMT Recording
  28. Red Grammer: Strangely Wrapped Gift Soul Man in a Techno World Red Note RNR 2002CD
  29. George & Gerry Armstrong: Simple Gifts (trad) Smithsonian Folkways F2335
  30. Gordon Bok & The Quasimodal Chorus: The Gift (G.Bok/trad) Gatherings Timberhead Music THD CD009
  31. Joe Stanton: New Year's Eve Passenger Stanton self JSCD 0304
  32. Roy Harris: The Saucy Bold Robber (trad) Bold Sportsmen All Topic TSCD495
  33. Barenaked Ladies: Bank Job (Pager/Robertson) Barenaked Ladies Are Me Desperation 2-44351
  34. David Bromberg: The Holdup (Bromberg-Geo.Harrison) The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK66263
  35. Austin Lounge Lizards: We've Been Through Crappy Times Before (Hank Card-Kristen Card) The Drugs I Need Blue Corn BCM 0603
  36. Charlotte Rae: Merry Minuet (Sheldon Harnick) Songs I Taught My Mother Vanguard VRS-9004
  37. Zoe Mulford: Welcome In Another Year Hudson Harding Sampler, Vol.1 Hudson Harding 37101 27508
  38. Jean Redpath: Auld Lang Syne (Robt.Burns) Songs of Robert Burns, Volume 3 Jean Redpath JR-105
  39. Ian Robb: Song for the New Year Rose & Crown Folk-Legacy FSI-106
  40. Nowell Sing We Clear (John Roberts - Tony Barrand - Fred Breunig - Andy Davis): Carol for the New Year (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM 102CD
  41. Cathy Barton & Dave Para w/ the Paton Family, Ed Tricket, et.al.: New Year Round (Herrmann) 'Twas on a Night Like This Folk-Legacy CD-114
  42. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: The Mary Ann (Samuel Clemens-arr.Holbrook) Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia OS 3080
  43. Tommy Makem: Auld Lang Syne (Robt.Burns-arr.T.Makem) Tommy Makem's Christmas Shanachie 52041
  44. 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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Tom Chapin, Indigo Girls, Bette Midler, Audra McDonald, Cara Dillon, Ed Miller, Austin Lounge Lizards, Hudson Harding Sampler, Vol. 1

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Trillium at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, January 5 at 8:15.

Lee Murdock's Home Town Concert, with Johnsmith, Saturday, January 6 at 7:30. Kaneville Community Center, Main St. & Harter Rd., Kaneville.

Danny Schmidt at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, January 7 at 7.

McNamara & Neeley in concert for Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, January 7 at 7.

The Arrogant Worms at the Aoustic Renaissance Concert series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 11 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, January 13 at 8.

David Bromberg, along with the Angel Band at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Saturday, January 20 at 7 and 10.