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April 21, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun (Geo.Harrison) Abbey Road Apple CDP7 464462
  3. Rachel Harrington: Sunshine Girl The Bootlegger's Daughter Skinnydennis 00261 21059
  4. Carly Simon: You Are My Sunshine (Jimmie Davis-Chas.Mitchell) Into White Columbia 82876 861382
  5. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (orig. cast: Eric Brotherson, Yvonne Adair): Sunshine (Jule Styne/Leo Robin) Columbia SK 48013
  6. Christine Lavin: One of the Boys FolkZinger Appleseed APRCD 1091
  7. Chuck McCabe: Grandpa Played Softball Sweet Reunion Woodshed 60199 00043
  8. Woody Allen: My Grandfather Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  9. A.J.Roach: Granddaddy Dogwood Winter New Folkstar 2975 19142
  10. Bill Cosby: The Grandfather 200 M.P.H. Warner Bros. R2 74617
  11. Adie Grey: Grandpa's Advice Hey Baby HB 1005
  12. Rachel Harrington: Shoeless Joe The Bootlegger's Daughter Skinnydennis 00261 21059
  13. Steve Key: Shoeless Joe Jackson (Jeff Deitchman) Record Time Local Folkel 6688
  14. Damn Yankees (orig.cast Rae Allen & team): Shoeless Joe from Hannibal, Mo. (Richard Adler-Jerry Ross) RCA Victor 3948-2-RG
  15. Julie Henigan: The Streets of Derry (trad) American Stranger Waterbug WBG 0035
  16. Odetta: Gallows Tree (trad) The Tradition Masters TCD 1085
  17. Joanne Crabree & Paul Mills: To Keep My Love Alive (Rodgers/Hart) Flight of Fancy FEM-002
  18. Christine Lavin: Bad Girl Dreams FolkZinger Appleseed APRCD 1091
  19. Vance Gilbert: Imagination (Jas.Van Heusen/Johnny Burke) Somerville Love Disismye CD 003
  20. Karen Mal: Imagination Mercury's Wings Boars Nest 1228
  21. Dodi Kallick: Little Willie Wee (Polly Garter's Song fr. Under Milk Wood) (Dylan Thomas) (WFMT Studio - September 1, 1965) WFMT Recording
  22. Kathy Kallick: Web of Birdsong (Bob Coltman) My Mother's Voice Copper Creek or www.coppercreekrec.com CCCD-0201
  23. Chris Jones: Nashville Blues (Alton & Rabon Delmore) Follow Your Heart Rebel REBCD-1749
  24. Bessie Smith: Nashville Woman's Blues (Longshaw) Careless Love Blues Proper P1410
  25. Rose Coen: Jesus in Nashville No Turning Back self 80372 01852
  26. Jud Caswell: Up Through the Snow Lost & Found Alderdown ALD0401
  27. Mustard's Retreat: A Welcoming (David Tamulevich) MR7 Yellow Room YRR004
  28. David Mallett: Greenin' Up Midnight on the Water North Road NRCD71705
  29. Old Blind Dogs: Forfar Sodger (trad-arr.OBD) The World's Room Green Linnet GLCD 1201
  30. Julee Glaub: The Wounded Hussar (trad) Blue Waltz Troubadouress 76695 01552
  31. Fairport Convention: The Deserter (John Richards) Fairport Convention XXXV Compass 74332 2
  32. Monty Python: I'm So Worried Contractual Obligation Album Arista Legacy 8868708409 2
  33. Chris Walz: Worried Man Blues (trad) Old Town School of Folk Music Songbook, Vol. One (compilation) Bloodshot OTS002 web site
  34. Reilly & Maloney: Why Worry (Mark Knopfler) Backstage Freckle FR 01912
  35. Don McLean: Tapestry United Artists UAS-552
  36. Emma's Revolution: Silent Spring (Humphries-Opatow) Songs for the Earth MUSE no#
  37. Josh White, Jr. w/Magpie: Gentle Warrior (Artzner-Leonino) Songs for the Earth MUSE no#
  38. Pete Seeger: God Bless the Grass (Malvina Reynolds) Columbia Legacy CK 65287
  39. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: We Belong to the Earth (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) Spoken in Love Long Tail LT003-2
  40. The Wyrd Sisters: This Memory (Nancy Reinhold) Leave a Little Light Oh Yah cassette
  41. Harry Chapin: Sniper Story of a Life Elektra-Rhino R2 75875
  42. Golden Ring: This Old World (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy CD-16
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Rachel Harrington, Crabtree & Mills, Jud Caswell, Julee Glaub

CD of the week: Rachel Harrington

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston has David Mallett w/ Lissa Schneckenburger, April 22,
and David Massengill, April 29, all at 7.

David Massengill performs for the Maple Street Chapel concert series. Main & Maple, Lombard. Saturday, April 28 at 7:30.

Hogeye Folk Arts Limited hosts Julie Henigan, at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago Ave., Evanston, Saturday, April 28 at 7:30.

Chris Jones & the Night Drivers perform in a Bluegrass Legends concert, along with Tangleweed, at the American Legion Hall, 1030 Central St., Evanston, Saturday, April 28 at 8.

Mustard's Retreat performs at Front Porch Music, 505 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana, Saturday April 28.

Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago
Friday, May 18 at 8: Christine Lavin
Saturday, May 19 at 7 and 10: Old Blind Dogs, and Fairport Convention