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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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RICH'S PICKS:

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.
630-969-9270

Lee Murdock's Home Town Concert, with Johnsmith, Saturday, January 6 at 7:30. Kaneville Community Center, Main St. & Harter Rd., Kaneville.
630-557-2742

Danny Schmidt at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, January 7 at 7.
847-424-9600

McNamara & Neeley in concert for Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, January 7 at 7.
847-295-7228

The Arrogant Worms at the Aoustic Renaissance Concert series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 11 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, January 13 at 8.
708-802-0236

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.
773-728-6000