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August 25, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Joy Comes Back (Sean Staples) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  3. Susan Werner: Still Believe Last of the Good Straight Girls Private Music 0100582126-2
  4. Mustard's Retreat: Seeds of Hope (David Tamulevich/Garnet Rogers) There...and Back Again Yellow Room YRR007
  5. Candide (orig. B'way cast - Max Adrian): The Best of All Possible Worlds (L.Bernstein/R.Wilbur) Columbia SK 48017
  6. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Starry Crown (trad) Dona Got a Ramblin' Mind Music Maker MMCD76
  7. Martin Simpson: I Want My Crown Smoke & Mirrors Thunderbird TBE5001-2
  8. Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby: Crown of Jewels (B.R.Hornsby) Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby Legacy 88697 066862
  9. Christine Lavin: Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans Happydance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  10. Zoe Mulford: The Coffee Song (Folkstage - June 2, 2007) WFMT recording
  11. Louis Ledford: Cup of Strong Black Coffee Adios King Waterbug WBG 74
  12. Cosy Sheridan w/ TR Ritchie: The Blessed Bean Botox Tango Cosyng no#
  13. John Flynn: Put Your Freedom Where Your Mouth Is Two Wolves MettaFour 00342
  14. David LeFleur: The Talking George Bush Mispronunciation Blues Shepherd's Pie self 0261 22119
  15. Russ Thomas: I'm the President (and I'm OK) Free Lunch no# (email)
  16. Jud Caswell: The Men Behind the Bushes Blackberry Time Alderdown ALD0701
  17. The Strangelings: Didn't It Rain (Pete & Maura Kennedy) Season of the Witch self 00261 22133
  18. Tony Barrand: Three Ha'pence a Foot (Marriott Edgar) Live at Holsteins: Eat Betha's Mussels Golden Hind GHM-203
  19. Austin Lounge Lizards: Ain't Gonna Rain (trad-arr.Conrad Deisler-Tom Pittman) The Drugs I Need Blue Corn BCM0603
  20. Cliff Eberhardt: After the Rain Falls The High Above and the Down Below Red House RHRCD 199
  21. The Wizard of Oz (orig.soundtrack-Judy Garland): Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen/E.Y.Harburg) Rhino R2 71964
  22. Bill Cosby: Famous People The Bill Cosby Collection Capitol 79744923
  23. Christine Lavin: Tom Cruise Scares Me (David Ippolito) Happydance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  24. Jamie Anderson: Your Mama Scares Me A Promise of Light Tsunami TS-1031
  25. Cathy Fink: Prayer of a Miner's Child (Dock Boggs/Shirley Hill, arr.C.Fink) Banjo Talkin' Rounder 11661-0599-2
  26. Hedy West: The Coal Miner's Child Old Times and Hard Times Folk-Legacy CD-32
  27. Phyllis Boyens: Dream of a Miner's Child (trad-adapt.Boyens-Hazel Dickens-Ken Irwin) Harlan County USA: Songs of the Coal Miner's Struggle (compilation) Rounder 11661-4026-2
  28. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: Bramble and the Rose (Barbara Keith) Crazy Quilt self no#
  29. Joel Mabus: The Cowboy's Barbara Allen (trad-arr.J.Mabus) Six of One Fossil 1301
  30. Pine Leaf Boys: Chere Joues Roses (Austin Pitre) Blues de Musicien Arhoolie 533
  31. Emily Kurn: Wait for the Roses Things Change self 37101 35111
  32. Dean Milano: Just Another Whiney Song Songs About Stuff Kira 2906
  33. Nick Annis: Home Depot Frog's Thursday self no#
  34. Jon T. Howard: What a Wonderful World (Geo.David Weiss/Bob Thiele) Time for Something New MettaFour KRMCD-1135
  35. Larry Penn: I'm a Little Cookie The Whiskey's Gone Cookie Man CM-92
  36. Christine Lavin w/ Lodi Carr: Whipped Cream Happydance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  37. Wayne & Shuster: Whipped Cream Diet Selected Short Subjects Columbia CS 8436
  38. Ed Miller: Cholesterol (Adam McNaughtan) Lowlander Wellfield CD023
  39. Girlyman: Right Here (Ty Greenstein) Joyful Sign self GM001
  40. Linda Thompson: The Way I Love You (L.Thompson-Teddy Thompson) Versatile Heart Rounder 11661-3217-2
  41. Indigo Girls: Fly Away (Emily Saliers) Despite Our Differences Hollywood 2061-6263502
  42. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (orig.soundtrack - Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch): I'll Fly Away (Albert Brumley) Mercury 088 170-069-2
  43. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Farewell Angelina (Bob Dylan) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  44. John Roberts: Farewell Nancy (trad) Sea Fever Golden Hind GHM-108
  45. William Pint & Felicia Dale: Northern Tide (Linda Kelly) / Out on the Ocean (trad) The Set of the Sale Waterbug WBG076
  46. David Francey: All Lights Burning Bright Right of Passage Laker 1007
  47. 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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Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem, Mustard's Retreat, Christine Lavin, Louis Ledford, Cathy Fink, Emily Kurn, Nick Annis, Girlyman, Linda Thompson, Pint & Dale

CD of the week: Linda Thompson

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Fox Valley Folk Festival, cancelled due to flooding.

Dean Milano performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, August 26 at 7. 847-424-9800
John Flynn is there September 2.

The Carolina Chocolate Drops perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Friday, Sunday, September 9 at 7. 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. 773-728-6000

Jamie Anderson performs at Fitzgerald's SideBar, 6615 W. Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn, presented by the Oak Park Area Lesbian/Gay Association and Oak Park Area Arts Council, Friday, September 14 at 8. 708-848-0273

Jorma Kaukonen is at Fitzgerald's (sponsored by Fitzgerald's) in the main room on September 14 at 7:30 and 10. 708-788-2118