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July 7, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Terri Hendrix: Life's a Song The Spiritual Kind Wilory WR30008
  3. Fairport Convention: Life's a Long Song (Ian Anderson) Who Knows Where the Time Goes Green Linnet GLCD 3122
  4. Theodore Bikel & Alberto Mizrahi: To Life! (Sheldon Harnick/Jerry Bock) Our Song Opus Magica 93641 18012
  5. Small Potatoes: The Best Things in Life Are Free (DeSylva/Brown) Small Potatoes Alive! self 00261 20910
  6. Mark Dvorak: Smile (Chas.Chaplin/John Turner-Geoffry Parsons) Every Step of the Way Waterbug WBG068
  7. Bob Gibson: I Come For To Sing (trad-Gibson) Joy Joy! The Young and Wonderful Bob Gibson Riverside RIVCD-9909-2
  8. Fred Holstein: The Man Who Sings (Shep Slaszlow) Fred Holstein: A Collection Holstein 01
  9. Dyed in the Wool: The Man Who Sang (John Devens) Stranded World Folk Music Co. WFMC002
  10. Ronny Cox: How I Love Them Old Songs (Mickey Newbury) Bay Sound BR9606
  11. Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown & White Big Bill Blues Vogue VG651 600041
  12. Tom Lehrer: National Brotherhood Week The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner Rhino R2 79831
  13. Pete Seeger: Ballad of Sherman Wu (trad/Seeger) Gazette, Volume One Smithsonian Folkways F-2501
  14. Terri Hendrix: What Is the Color of the Soul of Man (Jimmy Driftwood) The Spiritual Kind Wilory 30008
  15. The Capitol Steps: A Leader Like Barack (Barry-Greenwich-Morton/Newport-Eaton-Strauss) Springtime for Liberals CapSteps CSCD1027
  16. Len Chandler: To Be a Man Columbia CS 9259
  17. Zoë Lewis: Gringo! Small Is Tremendous Dog Called Dog 2168 03862
  18. Robert Earl Keen: Gringo Honeymoon Sugar Hill SHCD 1044
  19. Maria Muldaur: Gringo in Mexico (Wendy Waldman) Waitress in a Doughnut Shop Reprise MS 2194
  20. Allen Damron: Gringo Pistolero (Allen Damron and Tim Henderson) Texas Songwriters (a compilation of artists) Silverwolf SWKCD 1025
  21. Amy Speace w/ James Mastro: Row Row Row (Speace-Mastro) Songs for Bright Street Wildflower WFL 1309
  22. The Raisin Pickers: Gonna Row My Boat (A.L.Phipps) Drivin' Flying Raven FRCD-004
  23. Charles Parente: Row a Little Boat Clear Across the Water Perfect Circle PCM0402
  24. Anne Hills: Little Orphant Annie (Anne Hills/Jas.Whitcomb Riley) Ef You Don't Watch Out Collective Works Media CW0504
  25. Jean Shepherd: Little Orphan Annie Will Failure Spoil Jean Shepherd? Collectors' Choice CCM-266-2
  26. Annie (orig. B'way cast): Annie (Chas.Strouse/Martin Charnin) Columbia SK 60723
  27. Mark Hobbs: Careless Me Too Much on My Mind self 00261 21788
  28. Emily Kurn: You Were Drunk (Rose Polenzani) Things Change Piewacky 37101 35111
  29. Harry Chapin: They Call Her Easy Story of a Life Elektra Rhino R2 75875
  30. The Pines: Careless Love (trad-arr.Benson Ramsey) Sparrows in the Bell Red House RHRCD201
  31. Kat Eggleston: Careless The Only Word Redwing RWMCD-5414
  32. Louis Ledford: Little Red Britches Adios King Waterbug WBG 74
  33. Emily Kurn: Brown Boots, Red Coat Things Change Piewacky 37101 35111
  34. Anne Hills: The Little Coat (Anne Hills/Jas.Whitcomb Riley) Ef You Don't Watch Out Collective Works Media CW0504
  35. The Pine Leaf Boys: Pine Leaf Boogie (Wilson Savoy) Blues de Musicien Arhoolie 533
  36. John Hartford: Up on the Hill Where They Do the Boogie Aereo Plain Rounder CD 0366
  37. Ann Rabson: Barnyard Boogie (Randy Friel) Struttin' My Stuff MC MC0041
  38. Steve Goodman: The Vegetable Song (The Barnyard Dance) (Carl Martin) Somebody Else's Troubles Buddha 7446599626 2
  39. Kate Early: Annie Laurie (trad) Mr. Versatility's Daughter Early Morning EMM01
  40. Curtis & Loretta: Gypsy Laurie (Loretta Simonet) Gone Forever Hay Market HM-105
  41. Small Potatoes: Jamie-O (Jacquie Manning) Small Potatoes Alive! self 00261 20910
  42. Mark Erelli: Hartfordtown 1944 Hope and Other Casualties Signature Sounds SIG 1286 (July 6, 1944)
  43. Gordon Lightfoot: Ballad of the Yarmouth Castle Sunday Concert United Artists UAS 6714 (November 13, 1965)
  44. Richard Shindell: Mercy Street (Pete Gabriel) South of Delia self RS1809
  45. James Lee Stanley: Street Where Mercy Died The Eternal Contradiction Beachwood BR2473-2
  46. Eliza Gilkyson: Tender Mercies Your Town Tonight Red House RHR205
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Terri Hendrix, Bikel-Mizrahi, Ronny Cox, Anne Hills, Emily Kurn, The Pines, Pine Leaf Boys, Kate Early, Richard Shindell, Eliza Gilkyson

CD of the week: Terri Hendrix

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Second Sunday concert series features Small Potatoes and Mark Dvorak, hosted by Kat Eggleston at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox, Chicago, Sunday, July 8 at 7.

Cooper-Nelson-Early, and Curtis & Loretta at Ravenswood Manor Park, Manor & Eastwood, Chicago, Sunday, July 8 at 7. 773-463-8166 (free)

Zoe Lewis at the First Congregational Church, 1417 Hinman, Evanston, Sunday, July 8 at 7. anel_son@yahoo.com

Woodstock Folk Festival features Amy Speace, Trina Hamlin, Mark Hobbs, Jeff & Vida, Lee Murdock and Nervous but Excited, at the Woodstock Town Square, Sunday, July 15 from 12:30 to 6. 815-479-9933

Ronny Cox and Garnet Rogers at an outdoor concert at Fermilab, Kirk & Pine in Batavia, Saturday, July 21 at 7. 630-840-ARTS