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August 4, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Pete & Maura Kennedy: Getting Some Fun Out of Life (Leslie/Burke) The Stringbusters: Rhapsody in UKE self 00261 21636
  3. The Limeliters: Singing for the Fun (Hap Palmer) GNP Crescendo GNPD 2206
  4. Tenderloin (orig. B'way cast - Maurice Evans): Good Clean Fun (Jerry Bock / Sheldon Harnick) Capitol SWAO1492
  5. Cathy Fink: Fun Is Money Banjo Talkin' Rounder 11661 0599-2
  6. Ann Savoy & Her Sleepless Knights: Getting Some Fun Out of Life (Joe Burke / Edgar Leslie) If Dreams Come True Memphis Int. DOT 0217
  7. Barbara Barrow & Michael Smith: Honeydew (M.Smith/B.Barrow) Mickey and Babs Get Hot Bell 1306
  8. Debbie Diedrich: Blackberry Vine Ninety Miles Out West Broadway 3593-70007-2 (email)
  9. Kate Wolf: The Trumpet Vine Lines on the Paper Rhino R2 71480
  10. Paul Robeson w/ Ray Noble & the New Mayfair Ochestra: Rockin' Chair (Hoagy Carmichael) The Essential Paul Robeson ASV CDAJS 244
  11. Paul Geremia: Hard Life Rockin' Chair Adelphi GCD 1020
  12. Eleni Kelakos: Rockin' Chair (Folkstage - June 12, 2004) WFMT recording
  13. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Red Rocking Chair (trad) Gambling Eden Signature Sounds SIG1278
  14. Susan Werner: Tall Drink of Water I Can't Be New Koch KOCCD 9521
  15. Richard Shindell: A Summer Wind, A Cotton Dress Courier Signature Sounds SIG 1270
  16. Susan Werner: Seeing You Again I Can't Be New Koch KOCCD 9521
  17. Bruce Springsteen: For You Live in Dublin - PBS exclusive Columbia 88697 11292 2
  18. The Conception Corporation: The National Association for the Protection of Native American Wildlife Complete Conception Rhino RHM2 7728
  19. Doc Watson: The Intoxicated Rat (Dorsey Dixon / Wade Mainer) The Best of Doc Watson 1964-1968 Vanguard 79535-2
  20. Cyril Tawney: Stanley the Rat The Song Goes On ADA Recordings ADA108CD
  21. Elsa Lanchester: Rat Catcher's Daughter Bawdy Cockney Songs Tradition 2065
  22. Danu: Uncle Rat (trad-arr.Danu) All Things Considered Shanachie 78049
  23. Howlin' Wolf (Chester Burnett): I Smell a Rat (Sonny Thompson-Sarah Lewis) Message to the Young Chess CH-50002
  24. Flanders & Swann: First and Second Law At the Drop of Another Hat EMI CDS 7974642
  25. Chris & Meredith Thompson: Newton's Laws Ithaca self CD 58874
  26. Heinz Wolff: Administerium & the science of Unclear Physics (Les Barker) Guide Cats for the Blind Osmosys CD 020/21
  27. Jeanie Stahl: Mysteries of Science (Reisen/Kahn/Stahl) Mysteries Daring CD3017
  28. Ollabelle: Gone Today (Byron Isaacs-Fiona McBain-Ollabelle) Riverside Battle Songs Verve Forecast B0006756-02
  29. Johnson Mountain Boys: Tomorrow I'll Be Gone (Wilma Lee Cooper) Working Close Rounder CD 0185
  30. Mike Cross: Gone Like Yesterday At Large in the World MiMa-MuBo102
  31. John Roberts: The Boatman's Cure (trad) Sea Fever Golden Hind GHM-180CD
  32. Cyril Tawney: Cyril Tawney: All Through the Beer (trad-arr.Tawney) The Song Goes On ADA Recordings ADA108CD
  33. Tanglefoot: One More Night (Joe Grant - Eliz.Szekeres) Captured Alive Borealis BCD157
  34. The Sound of Music (orig.cast): Maria (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Columbia SK 60583
  35. Jennings & Keller: I Wanted to be Maria (Laurie Jennings Oudin) Susan's House self no#
  36. The Sound of Music (orig.cast-Mary Martin): The Sound of Music (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Columbia SK 60583
  37. Capitol Steps: Sound of Moose-Sick (Rodgers-Hammerstein/Newport-Eaton-Strauss) Between Iraq and a Hard Place CapSteps CSCD-1023
  38. Molly & the Tinker: He's Not You (Brian Leo) The Pub Called 'Pig-n'-Whistle-oh AML014
  39. Nick Annis: I'm Not Him Steal the Cow self no#
  40. Ruth Bloomquist: He's Not You One Day Ain't Enough Ruby 906
  41. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands: Your Eyes The Golden West Hightone HCD 8194
  42. Kelly Flint: Story in Your Eyes (Justin D. Hayward) Drive All Night Bepop BPO-1018
  43. Girlyman: Invite Me In (T.Greenstein/N.Borofsky) Joyful Sign self GM 001
  44. Melanie: I'm Back in Town The Encore Collection BMG Collectables COL-CD-9359
  45. John Prine & Iris DeMent: Let's Invite Them Over (Onie Wheeler) In Spite of Ourselves OhBoy OBR-019
  46. Marie Knight w/Larry Campbell: Let Us Get Together (Rev.Gary Davis) M.C. Records MC-0058
  47. Dan Hart: Summer of Love To a Silent Drum self
  48. Pete Nelson: Summer of Love Big Times in a Small Town: The Vineyard Tapes (a complilation) Philo CDPH 1155
  49. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Pete & Maura Kennedy, Cathy Fink, Ann Savoy, Cyril Tawney, John Roberts, Girlyman, Marie Knight

CD of the week: Girlyman

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Barbara Barrow, Ken Gaines, and Kat Eggleston perform for the Second Sunday series, Sunday, August 12 at 7 at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 North Knox, Chicago.

Laurie Lewis performs a free concert at Buffalo Creek Park in Long Grove, Sunday, August 5 at 3.

Molly & The Tinker are at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, August 10 at 8:15.

Ollabelle, and King Wilkie perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Friday, August 10 at 8.
On Saturday, August 11 the OTS celebrates the "Summer of Love" 40 years later with a concert by faculty, staff and friends. 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago.