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September 1, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Walter Huston: September Song (fr. Knickerbocker Holiday) (Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) Broadway's Greatest Leading Men Decca 314 541 634-2
  3. Anais Mitchell: Come September (Folkstage - April 30, 2005) WFMT Recording
  4. The McKrells: Brown-Eyed September (Chris Leske) Hit the Ground Running Draguin no#
  5. Bill Isles: September Sun The Threshold self 83707 73382
  6. The Fantastiks (orig.cast-Jerry Orbach): Try to Remember (Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones) Polydor 821943-2-Y-1
  7. Eartha Kitt: September Song (Weill/Anderson) On Stage at the Cafe' Royal, London BBC TCD0707
  8. Susan Werner: Epiloge: May I Suggest New Non-Fiction self 56613 43722
  9. Red Stick Ramblers: Stay All Night (Tommy Duncan) Bring It on Down Memphis Int. DOT0208
  10. Bob Dylan: If You Gotta Go, Go Now (Or Else You Got to Stay All Night) Live 1964 Columbia Legacy 86882
  11. Kristina Olsen: Spend the Whole Night with You The Truth of a Woman Take-a-Break TAB2008
  12. Roy Zimmerman: Ingles Faulty Intelligence Metaphor 920
  13. Tom Russell: Who's Gonna Build Your Wall? Wounded Heart Hightone HCD8196
  14. Capitol Steps: Juan Nation (Hershey-Swander/Newport-Eaton-Strauss) Springtime for Liberals
  15. Si Kahn: Who's Watching the Man? Thanksgiving Strictly Country Records SCR-63
  16. Emma's Revolution: Vote (Sandy O.) Roots, Rock & Revolution Moving Forward MFM1334
  17. John Flynn: There's No Them There (Nomoreu's Anthem) Two Wolves MettaFour 00342
  18. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Big Old Life (Rani Arbo) Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  19. John Prine: Big Ol' Goofy World Concerts for a Landmine Free World (compilation) Vanguard 79579-2
  20. The Kennedys: Life Is Large (Peter & Maura Kennedy) Positively Live! JiffyJam 2001
  21. Red Stick Ramblers: Sweet & Slow (Harry Warren / Al Dubin) Right Key, Wrong Keyhole Memphis Int. DOT0211
  22. David Jones: Easy and Slow (trad) Minstrel JD-201
  23. Red Clay Ramblers: Sweet and Slow (Fats Waller) Merchant's Lunch Flying Fish FF70055
  24. The Conception Corporation: ACME Artificial Limbs Complete Conception Rhino RHM2 7728
  25. Steve Goodman: Three-Legged Man (Shel Silverstein) Live at the Earl of Old Town Red Pajamas RPJ-017
  26. Les Barker: The One-Legged Horse A Cardi and Bloke Mrs. Ackroyd DOG 011
  27. Sloan Wainwright: Meet the Sun Halfway Life Grows Back Derby Disc 83707 35880
  28. Cheryl Wheeler: 75 Septembers Driving Home Philo CDPH-1152
  29. Antje Duvekot: Anna Big Dream Boulevard Black Wolf BW 006
  30. Jamie Anderson: Three Bridges Tsunami TS-1032
  31. Adrienne Young: Natural Bridge Room to Grow Addiebelle 81626 90652
  32. Audra McDonald: Build a Bridge (Adam Guettel) Nonesuch 79862-2
  33. Tanglefoot: Hard Work (Al Parrish) Dance Like Flames Borealis BCD179
  34. Gerard Hoffnung: Then I Became a Bricklayer A Last Encore BBC import 9 780563 536758
  35. Mustard's Retreat: The Bricklayer (The Sicknote) (Pat Cooksey) There. . .and Back Again Yellow Room YRR007
  36. Working (orig.cast-Lenora Nemetz): It's an Art (Stephen Schwartz) Fynsworth Alley 302 062 114 2
  37. John McCutcheon & Tom Chapin: Doing My Job (J.McCutcheon) Doing Our Job Rounder CD 0411
  38. Jim Photoglo: A Job Well Done (J.Photoglo-Jon Vezner) Fly Straight Home Grifftone 76481 10202
  39. Steve Key: Welcome to My Real Job Record Time Local Folkal 6688
  40. John Munro: Journeyman (JC Munro-PCH Titchener) Plying My Trade Greentrax CDTRAX 213
  41. Ruthie Foster: People Grinnin' in Your Face (Son House) Phenomenal Woman Blue Corn BCM 0002
  42. Girlyman: Ashen Shade (Doris Muramatsu / Ty Greenstein) Joyful Sign self GM 001
  43. Jorma Kaukonen: Mighty Hard Pleasure (Joe Croker) Stars in My Crown Red House RHRCD202
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Tom Russell, Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem, Sloan Wainwright, Jamie Anderson, Adrienne Young, Mustard's Retreat, Girlyman, Ruthie Foster

CD of the week: Sloan Wainwright

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

John Flynn performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, September 2 at 7. 847-424-9800
Twilight Hotel is there September 2 and Dan McKinnon September 16.

John Flynn also performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, September 7 at 8:15. 630-969-9720
Dan McKinnon is there Friday, September 14.

John Flynn also performs at the WFMT Midnight Special Folk Festival at the Harris Theater on September 9 at 3.

The Carolina Chocolate Drops perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Sunday, September 9 at 7. 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. 773-728-6000
The Red Stick Ramblers will be there Saturday, September 29 at 8.

Ruthie Foster performs at Schuba's, 3159 N. Southport, Chicago, Wednesday, September 12 at 10.

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