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June 7, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Stan Rogers w/ Ariel Rogers & David Alan Eadie: Northwest Passage (S.Rogers) (Come for to Sing benefit Stages Music Hall - October 26, 1980) WFMT recording
  3. Garnet Rogers: Northwest Passage (Stan Rogers) Get a Witness - Live Snow Goose SGS 1133CD
  4. Coyote Run: Northwest Passage (Stan Rogers) Don't Hold Back Run Wild RWR-03
  5. The Waybacks: Beyond the Northwest Passage (James Nash) Loaded Compass 744742
  6. Gordon Bok w/ Carol Rohl: Sail Oh Believer (trad) (Folkstage - November 1, 2003) WFMT recording
  7. The Second City: Cultural F.M. Comedy from the Second City Mercury OCS 6201
  8. Utah Phillips: Talking NPR Blues Starlight on the Rails: A Songbook Daemon DAM19047
  9. Firesign Theatre: The News Drought Continues Give Me Immortality or Give Me Death Rhino R2 75509
  10. Austin Lounge Lizards: Mourning Edition (Hank Card/Conrad Deisler) Small Minds Watermelon 1034
  11. Peter Mulvey: Shirt Notes from Elsewhere Signature Sounds SIG-2008
  12. Natalia Zukerman: Favorite Shirt Brand New Frame Weasel WSL-0801
  13. Bob Franke: My Lover's T-Shirts The Other Evening in Chicago Waterbug WBG66
  14. Lou & Peter Berryman: I Don't Believe You Like My Shirt We Don't Talk About That! Cornbelt CR800
  15. Red Molly: This Farm Needs a Man (Laurie MacAllister) Love and Other Tragedies self 96873 05231
  16. Stan Rogers: Lies Northwest Passage Fogarty's Cove FCM 004D
  17. Kitty Donohoe: Emma Sutter As Sparks Fly Upward Roheen RR003CD
  18. Crooked Still: Did You Sleep Well? (Nathan Taylor) Still Crooked Signature Sounds SIG 2013
  19. The Stairwell Sisters: Sleep When You're Dead (Martha Hawthorne - Bill Foss) Get Off Your Money Yodel-Ay-Hee 069
  20. Monty Python: Bring Out Your Dead The Monty Python Instant Record Collection Arista ARCD-8296
  21. Angel Band: Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep (Mary Frye, PD / Nancy Josephson) With Roots and Wings Appleseed APRCD 1108
  22. Pat Wictor: Where Did You Go? Sunset Waltz Risky Disc RDR006
  23. Donna Adler: Life Violets and Blues Grace Street 00261 23021
  24. Ferron: The Ballad of Sadie (Club Metro - November 19, 1994) WFMT Recording
  25. Danny Kaye: The Best Things Happen While You're Dancing (Irving Berlin) The Best of Danny Kaye Music Club MCCD 233)
  26. Eric Noden w/ Joe Filisko: Weep and Moan The Original Diving Duck DD10024
  27. HARP: Oh Mary Don't You Weep (trad) A Time to Sing! Appleseed APRCD 1054
  28. Fayssoux: Weepin' Mary (trad) Early Red Beet RBR 007
  29. Paul Sills' Story Theatre (orig.cast): The Golden Goose (trad) with the song Here Comes the Sun Paul Sills Story Theatre Columbia SG 30415
  30. Brian Joseph: We're Gonna Laugh FrogSongs FSR0115
  31. Janet Russell: Waxie's Dargle (trad) Love Songs and Fighting Talk Harbourtown HARCD 052
  32. Jim & Jesse: The Girl I Left Behind Me (trad,arr.M.Christian) The Jim & Jesse Story CMH 9022
  33. Larry Rand: Hillary O'Clinton of Tam'ny Hall (private recording)
  34. Fiorello! (orig.cast - Howard DaSilva): The Bum Won (Jerry Bock / Sheldon Harnick) Angel ZDM724356502321
  35. The Pheremones: If I Were Prezident Common Scents ECCD 91
  36. Cathy Barton & Dave Para w/ Ed Tricket: On a Day Like Today (Bob Dyer) Folk-Legacy CD-107
  37. Lowen & Navarro: I Don't Believe in Yesterday (Dan Navarro) (Folkstage - May 24, 2008) WFMT recording
  38. Jack Williams: Tomorrow Is Such a Long Time (Bob Dylan) Don't Let Go! Wind River WR4039CD
  39. Stan Rogers: Song of the Candle Turnaround Fogarty's Cove FCM 001D
  40. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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The Waybacks, Peter Mulvey, Natalie Zukerman, Red Molly, Crooked Still, The Stairwell Sisters, Angel Band, Pat Wictor, Janet Russell, Jack Williams

CD of the week: Crooked Still

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Donna Adler at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, June 3 at 8:15.

The Gebhard Woods Dulcimer Festival featuring Gordon Bok & Carol Rohl, Cathy Barton & Dave Para, Bryan Bowers, Mike Anderson, Bing Futch, Susan Trump, Dan Landrum, Ken Kolodner & Rick Thum, Bill Robinson & friendes, the Sherri Farley Band and more. Gebhard Woods State Park, near Morris, Illinois, June 14-15, 10 am - dark.

The Waybacks with a CD release party at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Friday, June 20 at 8 pm.

Wilderness Plots performs at the Ramsey Auditorium of Fermilab, Batavia, Saturday, July 26 at 8.