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September 22, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Martin Simpson: A Love Letter Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  3. Bob Dylan: Love Minus Zero/No Limit Bringing It All Back Home Columbia CK 9128
  4. Isabelle Delage: Because You Love Me The Inundation PPF-0604
  5. The Boys From Syracuse (orig.NY cast - Stuart Damon-Julienne Marie): This Can't Be Love (Rodgers/Hart) Angel ZDM 0777 7 64695 2 2
  6. Big Bill Broonzy: Glory of Love (Bill Hill) Big Bill Broonzy Sings Folk Songs Smithsonian Folkways CDSF40023
  7. Christine Kane: Four Legs Good, Two Legs Bad Right Outta Nowhere Firepink 98826 0000
  8. Bob Newhart: A Friend with a Dog Something Like This. . . Warner Rhino R2 76742
  9. Dan Pelletier: You and Me, Cat Wild Heart Rodeo Hudson Valley HVR4100-2
  10. Mary Poppins (orig.soundtrk-David Tomlinson-Dick Van Dyke): Fidelity Fiduciary Bank (Richard & Robt. Sherman) Walt Disney 60615-7
  11. Cheryl Wheeler: The Bank (Folkstage - May 18, 2002) WFMT Recording
  12. New Lost City Ramblers: All I Got's Gone (E.V.Stoneman) Songs from the Depression Smithsonian Folkways F-5264
  13. Eilen Jewell: Rich Man's World Letters from Sinners and Strangers Signature Sounds SIG 2006
  14. Martin Simpson: Never Any Good Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  15. Christine Kane: Made of Steel Right Outta Nowhere Firepink 98826 0000
  16. Eliza Gilkyson: Rose of Sharon Your Town Tonight Red House RHR205
  17. Anne Hills: Rose of Sharon (Michael Smith) October Child Flying Fish FF 70621
  18. David Bromberg: Kind Hearted Woman (Robt.Johnson) Try Me One More Time Appleseed APRCD 1099
  19. Alastair Moock: Yin Yang Blues Fortune Street Corazong 255 097
  20. Linda Thompson: Go Home Versatile Heart Rounder 11661-3217-2
  21. Modern Man: The New Ballgame (Rob Carlson - David Buskin) Assisted Living Inverted Turtle 003
  22. Bill Harley: The Billboard Song (trad) Monsters in the Bathroom Round River 101
  23. Nichols & May: Everybody's Doing It Improvisations to Music Mercury 314 558 455-2
  24. Tom Lehrer: Selling Out The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner Rhino R2 79831
  25. Christine Lavin: Reminiscing with the Elusive Gentle Lonely Boxer of Love Happydance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail YT-10022
  26. Phil Ochs: Where Were You in Chicago / William Butler Yeats Visits Lincoln Park and Escapes Unscathed There and Now - Live in Vancouver 1968 Rhino R2 70778
  27. Tom Paxton: All Night Long The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM2-7870
  28. Martin Simpson: Good Morning Mr. Railroad Man (trad, arr.M.Simpson) Prodigal Son Compass 74466 2
  29. Steve Gillette: Two Ten Train (Linda Albertano-Tom Campbell) Texas & Tennessee Redwing RWMCD 5404
  30. Deborah Liv Johnson: Five O'Clock Train Across the White Plains Mojave Sun MS1233
  31. Lead Belly: Midnight Special Shout On Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40105
  32. Roy Zimmerman: Thanks for the Support (private recording)
  33. Utah Phillips: Yellow Ribbon I've Got to Know Alcazar 114
  34. Greg Greenway: A Song for Soldiers Weightless Face SOH004
  35. David Bromberg: I Belong to the Band (Rev.Gary Davis) Try Me One More Time Appleseed APRCD 1099
  36. Barbara Cook: It's Better with a Band (Wally Harper/David Zippel) MMG 104
  37. Nancy White: Manly Band Gaelic Envy Borealis BCD 109
  38. Battlefield Band: The Blue Lagoon / Easy Jig (trad, arr.Battlefield Band) Dookin' Temple COMD2100
  39. Thea Hopkins: Jesus Is on the Wire (for Mathew Shepard) Chickasaw self 86851-2190-2
  40. Hugh Blumenfeld: Laramie (song for Matthew Shepard) Mr. Jekyll & Dr. Hyde MP3.com 23499
  41. Dave Crossland: Matthew Shepard Fields of Promise Appleseed APRCD 1037
  42. Anne Hills: Follow That Road Angle of the Light Flying Fish FF 70648
  43. Judy Collins: Long and Winding Road (Lennon-McCartney) Judy Collins sings Lennon & McCartney Wildflower WFL-1312
  44. Eilen Jewell: Walkin' Down the Line (Bob Dylan) Letters from Sinners and Strangers Signature Sounds SIG 2006
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Martin Simpson, Isabelle Delage, Eilen Jewell, Eliza Gilkyson, Alastair Moock, Linda Thompson, Modern Man, Judy Collins

CD of the week: Martin Simpson (an exceptional recording)

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Thea Hopkins is at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, September 23 at 7. 847-424-9800
Kate Early is there September 30.

David Bromberg, the Angel Band, and Peter Rowan & Tony Rice Quartet present "An Evening of American Acoustic Music" at the Vic Theater, 3145 N. Sheffield, Chicago, Friday, September 28 at 7. 773-472-0449

Folk Alliance Region Midwest (FARM) debuts "A Taste of Farm" the first time this Midwest Folk Alliance conference has been open to the public. Friday, September 28 8P-11P, Saturday, September 29 2:45P-11P, featuring song circles, showcase performances and more. Techny Towers Retreat & Conference Center, on Waukegan Rd., Northfield.

Anne Hills opens the Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. concert season, at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago Ave., Evanston, Saturday, September 29 at 7:30. 847-475-6165

Brian Cutean performs for the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, October 7 at 7. 847-295-7228

Christine Kane performs at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Sunday, October 7 at 7.
Michael J. Miles' "America 1968" will be there Saturday, October 13.
4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. 773-728-6000

Greg Greenway and John Flynn open the Acoustic Renaissance Concerts series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsddale, 11 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, October 6 at 8. 708-802-0236