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January 20, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Eddie Blazonzyk's Versatones: Bear Down Chicago Bears Polka (Blazonzyk) 45 rpm
  3. The Mitchell Trio: Talking Football (Tom Paxton) Violets of Dawn Collectors Choice CCM-374-2
  4. David Stoddard: Professional Football A Thousand Fools self 83707 34352
  5. Eddie Blazonzyk's Versatones: Chicago Cares About the Bears Polka (Blazonzyk) 45 rpm
  6. Bok-Trickett-Muir: Waltzing with Bears (Dale Marxen) The First Fifteen Years, Vol II Folk-Legacy CD-1004
  7. Mary Gauthier: Good-Bye Filth & Fire Signature Sounds SIG 1273
  8. Brooks Williams: One Day I Walk (Bruce Cockburn) Blues & Ballads Red Guitar Blue Music RGBM-0501
  9. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: Walk On (Sonny Terry/Brownie McGhee) Live Diving Duck DD10023
  10. The Mrs. Ackroyd Band & Les Barker: David Beckham's Groin (Pollington/Barker) Yelp! Mrs.Ackroyd DOG 017
  11. Ewan MacColl: Football Crazy (trad) Bold Sportsman All Topic TSCD495
  12. The Greencards: Mucky the Duck (Kym Warner) Viridian Dualtone 80302-01265-2
  13. Nichols & May: Tango (background music "Jealousie" by Jacob Gade, pianist Marty Rubenstein) Improvisations to Music Mercury 314 558 455-2
  14. Tom Lehrer: Masochism Tango The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino R2 79831
  15. Kenneth Williams: Mesopotamia Tango The World of Kenneth Williams Brit.Decca SPA 64
  16. James Gordon: Mesopotamia Endomusia Borealis BCD 161
  17. Peter Ostroushko: Baghdad Blues Postcards Red House RHRCD 196
  18. Pine Leaf Boys: La Belle Josette (trad-arr.Cedric Watson) La Musique Arhoolie 520
  19. Tony DeMarco: Fishers Hornpipe (trad) demo
  20. Rich in Tradition: Back to Dixie (Larry McPeak) demo
  21. Marie-Lynn Hammond: The Canadian Pegasus Vignettes VM7884-2
  22. Keith Sykes: She Loves to Ride Horses (K.Sykes-Guy Clark) Don't Count Us Out Syren SW1967
  23. Mark Elliott: She Rode Horses My Great Escape Cub Creek CCR-019676
  24. Kat Eggleston: Waltzing Matilda (Banjo Paterson, PD) (Tom Dundee Memorial - Old Town School - 5/14/06) WFMT recording
  25. Rolf Harris: Stairway to Heaven (Plant/Page) Stairways to Heaven Atlantic 82643-2
  26. Toby Walker: I Hope I Get to Heaven Toby Walker Plays Well With Others self 3768
  27. Girlyman: Kittery Tide (Doris Muramatsu/Nate Borofsky) Little Star Daemon DAM 19052
  28. Tom Chapin: At the End of the Day (Jon Cobert-Tom Chapin) The Turning of the Tide Sundance 82148 05222
  29. Bill Isles: Weightless The Shores of My Home Town self BI0604
  30. Small Potatoes: Time Flies (Rich Prezioso) Folk Era FE1427CD
  31. Jacques Brel: La Valse a Mille Temps (The Waltz of a Thousand Times) The Complete Olympia Concerts (October 12, 1961) DRG 8487
  32. Eileen Laverty: Biding My Time Ground Beneath My Feet BRC0603
  33. Lara Herscovitch: Go Juror Number 13 La Rama 37101 14506
  34. David Wilcox: Let It Go Vista What Are? 00772
  35. Zoe Mulford: Gone Is Gone Roadside Saints Azalea City ACCD-0604
  36. Connie Kaldor: Whistle Gone Love Is a Truck Coyote CEGCD 1025
  37. Anyone Can Whistle (orig. cast-Lee Remick): Anyone Can Whistle (Stephen Sondheim) Columbia SK 86860
  38. Spike Jones w/ Mixed Quartette: Whittle Out a Whistle (Del Porter / Carl Hoefle) (Not) Your Standard Spike Jones Collection Collectors' Choice CCM-329-2
  39. The Goons: Whistle Your Cares Away (Milligan/Stephens) Unchained Melodies Brit.Decca LF 1332
  40. Mad Agnes: Everything I Needed to Know about Love I Learned from My Dog (Adrienne Jones) Revenants MAD004
  41. Danny Bakan: If Only You Were a Dog (Folkstage - July 2, 2005) WFMT Recording
  42. The Red Clay Ramblers: Half a Life Without a Dog (Herrick-Simpson) Yonder self 34457 14022
  43. A Thurber Carnival (orig. cast-Tom Ewell): Memorial to a Dog (James Thurber) Columbia KOS 2024
  44. Danny Schmidt: Closing Time Make Right the Time Live Once LO4445-2
  45. Jerimoth Hill (Atwater-Donnelly & friends): Our Meeting Is Over (trad) The Halfway Ground RIM 1010-2
  46. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Brooks Williams, Filisko-Noden, The Greencards, Bill Isles, Eileen Laverty, Lara Hescovitch, Mad Agnes, Jerimoth Hill

CD of the week: Mad Agnes

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Bill Isles at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, January 21 at 7.

Kat Eggleston in concert for Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, January 21 at 7.

Small Potatoes at Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. at the Lake Street Church, Lake St. & Chicago Ave., Saturday, January 27 at 7:30.

Peter Ostroushko with Arkadiy Yushin at the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, January 27 at 8.

The 47th Annual University of Chicago Folk Festival at Mandel Hall, 57th & University, Chicago, Friday, February 2 at 8, Saturday, February 3 at 7:30 and Sunday, February 4 at 6, featuring: Rich in Tradition, Elkins String Ticklers, Tony DeMarco, Vesta Johnson, L.V.Banks, Veretski Pass, the Pine Leaf Boys, and Geraldine Gay & Pastor Donald Gay.

Mary Gauthier, and Girlyman at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Saturday, February 10 at 8.