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September 8, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Dan McKinnon: The Road Less Travelled Fields of Dreams and Glory self GRZ1405
  3. Wil Maring: The Open Road The Calling Roan Pony RPCD 1315
  4. JSD Band: Travelling Days (Sean O'Rourke) Warner Bros. BS 2723
  5. Tom T. Hall: Once Upon a Road (Tom & Dixie Hall) Miss Dixie & Tom T. Blue Circle BCR-012
  6. Red Stick Ramblers: The Devil with the Devil (Larry Clinton) Right Key, Wrong Keyhole Memphis Int. DOT 0211
  7. Asleep at the Wheel w/ The Blind Boys of Alabama: The Devil Ain't Lazy (Fred Rose) Reinventing the Wheel Bismeaux CD 9566
  8. Martin Simpson: The Devil's Partiality (Gallivan Burwell) Righteousness & Humidity Red House RHRCD169
  9. Robert Johnson: Hellhound on My Trail Cross Road Blues Proper INTROCD 2010
  10. Jorma Kaukonen: Come Back Baby (Lightning Hopkins) Stars in My Crown Red House RHRCD 202
  11. Terri Hendrix: Soul of My Soul The Spiritual Kind Wilory WR30008
  12. Arlo Guthrie: If You Would Just Drop By In Times Like These Rising Son RSR 1126
  13. Modern Man: My Money and Me Broke Up (David Buskin) Assisted Living Inverted Turtle 003
  14. Woody Guthrie: Do Re Mi Dust Bowl Ballads Buddha BMG 74465 99724 2
  15. Jud Caswell: Stocks (Folkstage-April 28, 2007) WFMT recording
  16. Dames At Sea (orig.cast - Tamara Long): Wall Street (Jim Wise/ Geo.Haimsohn-Robin Miller) Columbia SK 48214
  17. John Flynn: Trust the Rope Two Wolves MettaFour 00342
  18. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Oil in My Vessel (trad) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  19. Susan Werner: Last of the Good Straight Girls (Folkstage - May 1, 1999) WFMT recording
  20. Girlyman: This Is Me (Nathan Borofsky/Doris Muramatsu) Little Star Daemon 19052
  21. Richard Shindell: Are You Happy Now? Courier Signature Sounds SIG 1270
  22. Tanglefoot: For the Day (Steve Ritchie) Dance Like Flames Borealis BCD179
  23. Bob Newhart: Buying a House Something like this. . . Warner Rhino R2 76742
  24. Colum Sands: The Mortgage Song The March Ditch Spring SCD 1014
  25. Ricky Skaggs & The Whites: This Old House (Stuart Hamblen) Salt of the Earth Skaggs Family Records 6989050022
  26. Dan McKinnon: Angeline Fields of Dreams and Glory self GRZ1405
  27. Judy Cook: A Sailor's Life (trad) Far from the Lowlands Creative Engineering CEI-JC02-0005
  28. Ruthie Foster: Phenomenal Woman (Amy Sky-David Pickell/Maya Angelou) The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster Blue Corn BCM0602
  29. Krista Detor: I'm Still Here Mudshow CoraZong 255 087
  30. Connie Kaldor: Grandmother's Song Wood River Coyote CECCD 1010
  31. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Roses (Rani Arbo) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  32. The Weavers: Darling Corey (trad-Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  33. Christopher Smith: Makin' My Own Gravedigger's Boy Small Time 00261 21652
  34. New Lost City Ramblers: Kentucky Bootlegger (trad) American Moonshine & Prohibition Smithsonian Folkways F-5263
  35. Christine Lavin: The Most Polite City in the World Happy Dance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  36. On The Town (orig.cast-Nancy Walker - Cris Alexander): Come Up to My Place (Taxi Number) (Bernstein/Comden-Green) Columbia SK 60538
  37. Artisan: Polite People (Brian Bedford) Dancing with Words Bedspring BOING 00007
  38. Dan McKinnon: The Lovers of Our Time Fields of Dreams and Glory self GRZ1405
  39. Joe Jencks: Flame in the Darkness The Candle and the Flame TBM 072707-1
  40. Jacques Brel: Quand on n'a que l'amour (If We Only Have Love) Jacques Brel Barclay Universal 543625-2
  41. Jamie Anderson: One Out of Three Three Bridges Tsunami TS-1032
  42. Jud Caswell: Up Through the Snow Lost and Found Alderdown ALD0401
  43. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Shine On (Daisy May Erlewine) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Tom T. Hall, Terri Hendrix, Modern Man, Rani Arbo, Krista Detor, Christopher Smith, Christine Lavin, Joe Jencks

CD of the week: Krista Detor

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Twilight Hotel at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, September 9 at 7. 847-424-9800
Dan McKinnon is there September 16 and Thea Hopkins is there September 23.

Dan McKinnon performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, September 14 at 8:15. 630-969-9720
David Clark is there September 21.

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

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

Ruthie Foster performs at Schuba's 3159 N. Southport, Chicago, Wednesday, September 12 at 10.
Girlyman will be there Sunday, September 16.

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

Judy Cook performs for the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, September 16 at 7. 847-295-7228