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July 19, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Wilderness Plots (orig.cast): Ice, Mountains, & Baby Elephants (Krista Detor) Rosehill RH-111
  3. Angel Band: Hold Me Angel (Robt.Tangrea) With Roots and Wings Appleseed APRCD 1108
  4. Buzz Matheson & Mac Martin: Angels Watching Over Me (Buzz Matheson) Echoes of the Past White Oak WO104
  5. Rev. Dwayne R. Mason w/ Sydne Evans: Angels Keep Watching Over Me (Thomas A. Dorsey) Glory! Glory! Sirens SR-5007
  6. Floyd King & the Bushwackers: All God's Children (Dennis Kingsbury) Floyd King & The Bushwackers self 00261 23634
  7. Archie Fisher: Before Eternity Windward Away Red House RHRCD124
  8. Arranmore: Americana (M.Bandy) Live Folk Era FE1405CD
  9. David Bromberg Quartet: The New Lee Highway Blues (trad-Bromberg) Live New York City 1982 Appleseed APRCD 1110
  10. Cephas & Wiggins: Key to the Highway (trad) Richmond Blues Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40179
  11. Randall Williams: Draw the Line Praying for Land Musafir MUS06
  12. Johnsmith: Don't Put Me in a Box Kickin' This Stone Blue Pine 83707 84062
  13. Malvina Reynolds: Little Boxes Ear to the Ground Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40124
  14. John Gorka: Houses in the Fields Jack's Crows High Street 72902 10309-2
  15. Tim Grimm: So It Goes Holding Up the World Vault 008
  16. Mark Dvorak: God Bless the Grass (Malvina Reynolds) What a Wonderful World Waterbug WBG-0086
  17. Austin Lounge Lizards: The Beautiful Waitress (Terry Allen) Never an Adult Moment Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3918
  18. Chumbawamba: Compliments of Your Waitress The Boy Bands Have Won PM Press PMA 004-2
  19. Chuck Brodsky: Blow 'em Away Two Sets Waterbug WBG-84
  20. William Mooney: A Sage Conversation (PD) Half Horse, Half Alligator RCA VDS-113
  21. Tom Kastle: It's Hard to Love a Woman (who loves another woman) Across the Centerline Madysen MAD12008
  22. Steve Goodman: Men Who Love Women Who Love Men The Best of the Asylum Years, Volume Two Red Pajamas RPJ007CD
  23. Andrew Calhoun & Campground: Roll Jordan Roll / Turkle Dove / Come and Go With Me / Bound to Go (trad) Bound to Go Waterbug WGB0083
  24. James Lee Stanley: Let the Tree Fall Eternal Contradiction Beechwood BR2473
  25. Natalia Zukerman: Only Trees Brand New Frame Weasel WSL-0801
  26. Carrie Newcomer: There Is a Tree The Geography of Light Philo 11671-1253-2
  27. Roy Zimmerman: Dear Number 1036924053887 Thanks for the Support Meta4 no#
  28. Austin Lounge Lizards: Go Ahead and Die (Card-Deisler-Pittman-Resnick-Simeone) The Drugs I Need Blue Corn BCM 0603
  29. Tom Paxton: Come and Grow Old With Me in Colorado One Million Lawyers and other disasters Flying Fish FF70356
  30. Pete Seeger: My Get Up and Go Headlines & Footnotes Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40111
  31. Lance Brown: Apathy Song Too Busy To Work (preview of CD)
  32. Charlotte Rae: Merry Minuet (Sheldon Harnick) Songs I Taught My Mother Vanguard VRS-9004
  33. Sloan Wainwright: There But for Fortune (Phil Ochs) Rediscovery Derby Disc 00261 24334
  34. Jonathan Byrd: Diana Jones The Law and the Lonesome Waterbug WBG0085
  35. Denice Franke: Seminole Girl Gulf Coast Blues Certain DF0004
  36. Townes Van Zandt: Tecumseh Valley Our Mother the Mountain Fat Possum FP1090-2
  37. Diana Jones: Pony My Remembrances of You Newsong NSR0501
  38. Chuck Suchy: Before the Class Reunion Different Line of Time Little Blue Stem LBR 102
  39. Anderson-Gram: Class Reunion Watercolors self
  40. Mustard's Retreat: Faded Blue and Gold (John Gorka) The Wind and the Crickets... Palmetto PM 2029
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Angel Band, Floyd King & The Bushwackers, David Bromberg, Cephas & Wiggins, Tim Grimm, Mark Dvorak, Chumbawamba, Natalia Zukerman, Sloan Wainwright, Jonathan Byrd, Denice Franke

CD of the week: Tim Grimm

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Woodstock Folk Festival features Randall Williams, Twilight Hotel, Mark Dvorak, Lou & Peter Berryman, Dennis Warner, Martine Locke and Devil in a Woodpile, Sunday, July 20 from 12:30 - 6 pm. Woodstock City Square, Woodstock.

James Lee Stanley performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, July 20 at 7.
Tom Kastle is there Sunday, July 27 at 7.

Arranmore, with special guest from Donegal, Marion Bradfield, perform a free concert in Harmony Park, Vail & Campbell Streets, Arlington Heights, Friday, June 26 at 7.

Wilderness Plots, which includes Tim Grimm and Carrie Newcomer, performs at the Ramsey Auditorium of Fermilab, Batavia, Saturday, July 26 at 8.

Lance Brown and friends at The Baked Tomato, 4358 Elston Ave., Chicago, Wednesdays at 8. Different Chicago singer-songwriters featured every week along with Lance Brown.

Andrew Calhoun & Campground perform at Fitzgerald's, 6615 Roosevelt Rd. Berwyn, Wednesday, July 30 at 8.