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May 19, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Laura Love: This Train / Ezekiel and the Wheel (trad-arr.L.Love) NeGrass Octoroon Biography OBCD005
  3. The Fisk Jubilee Singers: De Gospel Train (trad) In Bright Mansions Curb D2-78762
  4. Matt Watroba: Train of Life (Roger Miller) Jukebox Folk Ledgewood LW8412
  5. Rory Block: Take A Train From the Dust Telarc CD-83614
  6. Annie Gallup: I Rode the Train Half of My Crime Waterbug WBG70
  7. Lord Richard Buckley: The Train A Most Immaculately Hip Aristocrat Collectors' Choice CCM-791
  8. Claire Lynch: Leavin' on That Evening Train (Scott McAleer) New Day Rounder 11661-0563-2
  9. Fire on the Mountain (Northlight Theatre cast): Sail Away Ladies (trad) Northlight CD
  10. Nic Jones: Boots of Spanish Leather (Bob Dylan) Unearthed Mollie Music MMCD02/03
  11. Fiona Hunter w/ Fraya Thomsen: Sailin's a Wearie Life No. 1 Scottish - anthology Greentrax CDTRAX310
  12. Work o' the Weavers: Aweigh, Santy Anno (trad-arr.Weavers) We're Still Here WorldWind WW16
  13. The Capitol Steps (Richard Paul): Congress, It Is A-Changin' (Bob Dylan/Newport-Eaton-Strauss) Springtime for Liberals CapSteps CSCD1026
  14. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Congress (S.Clemens) The Best of Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia Legacy SK 86228
  15. Colum Sands: The Politician's Song The Note That Lingers On Spring SCD 1051
  16. Tom Paxton: I'm Changing My Name to Chrysler The Paxton Report Mountain Railroad MR-52796
  17. Jeff Daniels: Have a Good Life Grandfather's Hat Boomadeeboom 16892 87382
  18. Chuck Brodsky: Blow 'Em Away A Fingerpainter's Murals Waterbug WBG 0011
  19. Tom Tuerff: Catch Phrases But Wait. . . There's More! Tuerff TP-002
  20. Lea: Another Sunny Day Great Big World Listen Good 00261 20322
  21. Danny Schmidt: Sunny Days Make Right the Time Live Once 4445-2
  22. Judy Collins: Sunny Goodge Street (Donovan Leitch) In My Life Elektra 74027-2
  23. Fire on the Mountain - Mississippi Charles Bevel: Which Side Are You On? (Florence Reece) Northlight CD
  24. Larry Sparks: The Old Coal Mine (Mark Brinkman) The Last Suit You Wear McCoury MCM0004
  25. Fire on the Mountain - Mississippi Charles Bevel: We Done Quit (composer unknown) Northlight CD
  26. Switchback: Wobbly Jigs (trad-arr.FitzGerald-McCormack) Bolinree Waygood WG031705
  27. Grada: Carousel of Life (Salthill Breeze / Carousel of Life) Cloudy Day Navigation Compass 7 4451 2
  28. Small Potatoes: Boy Around the Corner (Madsen/Greene) Small Potatoes Alive! Spuds 00261 20910
  29. Bye Bye Birdie (orig.cast-Dick Van Dyke): Baby, Talk to Me (Chas.Strouse/Lee Adams) Columbia SK 89254
  30. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Talk to Me Darlin' (Bruce Roper) Nuthatch Suite Gadfly 291
  31. Cheryl Wheeler: Walk Around Downtown Different Stripe Philo 11671 1217-2
  32. Al Day: Down on the Boulevard Guest House Davidoff 29048 02942
  33. Rachel Harrington: Walk to You The Bootlegger's Daughter Skinnydennis 00261 21059
  34. Tom Dundee: Wilmette Cowboy Fleeting Moment: Live Performances from 1973-2006 Flyte FR4445
  35. John Seay & Sarah Pinsker: Think Third World 2006 Music to Life Public Domain Fdn. PDF060602
  36. Candide (fnl.revised ver, 1989- Jerry Hadley-June Anderson): Oh, Happy We (L.Bernstein/Wilber, LaTouche, et.al.) DGG 429 734-2
  37. Jud Caswell: For Sale Blackberry Time Alderdown ALD0701
  38. The Conception Corporation: First Atheist Congregational Church Complete Conception Rhino Handmade RHM2 7728
  39. Don White: Fun with Unitarians Live at the Somerville Theatre Lyric Moon LM95032
  40. James Keelaghan: Who Dies? Road Hightone HCD8101
  41. Beyond the Fringe (Alan Bennett): Take a Pew Angel ZDM 0777 7 64771 2
  42. The Mitchell Trio: God Is Dead The Mitchell Trio Alive! Collectors' Choice CCM-547-2
  43. The Laws: Whiskey and Gasoline (John & Michele Law) Ride It Out JML0005
  44. Liz Carlisle: Whiskey (R.Wolff/L.Carlisle) Big Dreams Wildground 00261 21596
  45. Robin Laing: The Whisky Makes You Sweeter (Amy Allison) One for the Road Greentrax CDTRAX313
  46. Nina Simone: Mr. Bojangles (Jerry Jeff Walker) Just Like a Woman RCA Legacy 82876 85174-2
  47. Sandy & Caroline Paton: Didn't I Dance (Holland) New Harmony Folk-Legacy CD-100
  48. Steve Seskin: Life's a Dance (Seskin/Shamblin) Live Seskin SR 112
  49. Krista Detor & Tim Grimm: Aurora Means Dawn (K.Detor) Wilderness Plots Rosehill RH111
  50. Ronny Cox: Let Me Sleep (Mickey Newbury) How I Love Them Old Songs Bay Sound BSR9606
  51. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Laura Love, No. 1 Scottish, Jeff Daniels, Lea, Grada, Rachel Harrington, Tom Dundee, Music to Life, The Laws, Liz Carlisle, Ronny Cox, Wilderness Plots

CD of the week: Ronny Cox

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago
June 9: Lucy Kaplansky, Ellis Paul
June 16: Jeff Daniels, Cheryl Wheeler

Small Potatoes perform for the Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, May 20.

Al Day Trio performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, May 20 at 7.

Switchback at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday May 25 at 8:15.

Fire on the Mountain a new musical featuring Appalachian and bluegrass music runs from May 9 - June 16 at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.

Sons of the Never Wrong perform for the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, June 2 at 8.

Sones de Mexico at the McAninch Arts Center of the College of DuPage, Fawell & Park Blvds., Glen Ellyn, Saturday, May 19 at 8.