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December 1, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Nerissa & Katryna Nields: This Train (Nerissa Nields) Sister Holler Mercy House 80336 00458
  3. Steve Dawson w/ Sue Demel: This Train (trad) Old Town School of Folk Music, Volume Four Bloodshot OTS004
  4. Joel Mabus: Paddy on the Railroad /The Reel with the Beryl (trad-arr.J.Mabus) The Banjo Monologues Fossil 1707
  5. Martin Simpson: Good Morning Mr. Railroad Man (trad-arr.M.Simpson) Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  6. Big Wooden Radio: Nothing Stops This Train (Dan Brown) Big Wooden Radio self, no#
  7. James Keelaghan: Never Gonna Stop This Train A Recent Future Green Linnet GLCD 2120
  8. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Shine On (Daisy Mae Erlewine) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  9. John McCutcheon: Hope Dies Last This Fire Appalsongs 2007
  10. Wilderness Plots - Carrie Newcomer: One Woman and a Shovel Wilderness Plots Rosehill RH-111
  11. Joel Mabus: The Uncloudy Day / Leonard Lively (trad-Mabus) The Banjo Monologues Fossil 1707
  12. Uncle Earl: Wish I Had My Time Again (trad-arr.Uncle Earl) Waterloo, Tennessee Rounder 11661-0577-2
  13. Susan Werner: I Will Have My Portion The Gospel Truth Sleeve Dog 37101 30261
  14. Martin Simpson w/ Jackson Browne: Louisiana 1927 Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  15. Anais Mitchell: Out of Pawn The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR-053D
  16. Christine Lavin: Here Comes Hurricane Season Happy Dance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  17. Ed Holstein: This Little Light of Mine (trad) / Would You Like to Swing on a Star (Burke/Van Heusen) (Folkstage - April 16, 2005) WFMT Recording
  18. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  19. Garnet Rogers: Blood Brothers (Bruce Springsteen) / David's solo / Night Drive (G.Rogers) / Northwest Passage (Stan Rogers) Get a Witness - Live Snow Goose SGS 1133CD
  20. Uncle Earl: Black-eyed Susie (trad-arr.Uncle Earl) Waterloo, Tennessee Rounder 11661-0577-2
  21. Nichols & May: Transference Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314 558 457-2
  22. Martin Simpson: Pretty Crowing Chicken Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  23. Joel Mabus: Cindy / Gerald & Jerald Lee (trad-Mabus) The Banjo Monologues Fossil 1707
  24. The Snow Queen (orig.cast): Paradise Lost (Michael Smith) Victory Gardens private release
  25. Susan Werner: Forgiveness The Gospel Truth Sleeve Dog 37101 30261
  26. Wilderness Plots - Tim Grimm: Frostbite on the Soul Wilderness Plots Rosehill RH-111
  27. Anais Mitchell: Shenandoah The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR-053D
  28. The Neilds: We'll Plant an Oak (Nerissa Nields) Sister Holler Mercy House 80336 00458
  29. Debi Smith: Shenandoah (trad) The Soprano self 00261 22633
  30. Wilderness Plots - Krista Detor & Tim Grimm: Aurora Means Dawn (K.Detor) Wilderness Plots Rosehill RH-111
  31. Martin Simpson: Little Musgrave (trad-arr.M.Simpson) Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  32. Uncle Earl: My Little Carpenter (trad-arr.Uncle Earl) Waterloo, Tennessee Rounder 11661-0577-2
  33. Modern Man: My Money and Me Broke Up (David Buskin) Assisted Living Inverted Turtle 003
  34. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Oil in My Vessel (trad) Big Old Life Signature Sounds SIG 2005
  35. Anais Mitchell: Your Fonder Heart The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR-053D
  36. The Nields: Give Me a Clean Heart (Nerissa Nields) Sister Holler Mercy House 80336 00458
  37. Martin Simpson: A Love Letter Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466 2
  38. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Abigail Washburn (of Uncle Earl) and Bela Fleck perform in a benefit for the Unitarian Church of Evanston and the Evanston YWCA, at the Unitarian Church, 1330 Ridge, Evanston, Sunday, December 2 at 5. 847-864-1330

The Second Sunday Concert Series presents Ed Holstein, SASS! Trio, Norm Siegel, Bittersweet Christmas Band, and the Al Day Trio, at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox, Chicago Sunday, December 9 at 6:30. 773-282-7035

Diana Jones is at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, December 2 at 7. 847-424-9800
The Guy Mendilow band is there December 9.

Christine Lavin and the Mistletones performer her holiday concert in the Ramsey Auditorium at Fermilab, Wilson & Kirk, Batavia, Saturday, December 15 at 8. 630-840-ARTS

The Bittersweet Christmas Band performs at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse in the Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, Saturday, December 15 at 7. 847-945-0176

The Snow Queen opens at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln, November 30 and runs through December 23. Featuring Michael Smith, Kat Eggleston, Barbara Barrow, music by Michael Smith. Directed by Frank Galati. 773-549-5788