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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

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:

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
773-728-6000

Small Potatoes perform for the Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, May 20.
847-295-7228

Al Day Trio performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, May 20 at 7.
847-424-9800

Switchback at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday May 25 at 8:15.
630-969-9720

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.
847-673-6300

Sons of the Never Wrong perform for the World Folk Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, June 2 at 8.
773-779-7059

Sones de Mexico at the McAninch Arts Center of the College of DuPage, Fawell & Park Blvds., Glen Ellyn, Saturday, May 19 at 8.
630-942-4000