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August 2, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Chad Mitchell Trio: The George Bush Society (Michael Martin Brown) special CD
  3. Jack Hardy & David Massengill: The Worst President Ever (J.Hardy) Partners in Crime Great Divide GSDR 1780
  4. The Weavers: We're All Dodgers (trad, arr. Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  5. John McCutcheon: Oprah Seat This Fire Appalsongs 2007
  6. Jonathan & Darlene Edwards: I'm Beginning to See the Light (James-Ellington-Hodges-George) Jonathan and Darlene's Greatest Hits - Volume II Corinthian 103CD
  7. Earl Scruggs & friends: I Saw the Light (Hank Williams) Columbia Legacy CK92793
  8. Wagtail: Let the Light In (Geo.White-Susannah Blanchly) One Clear Moment Thunder Ridge 37101 35356
  9. Artie Traum: Mockingbird South of Lafayette Roaring Stream RS202
  10. Janis Ian: Mockingbird Billie's Bones Oh Boy OBR-029
  11. Snuffy Jenkins (banjo) & Papy Sherrill (fiddle) & Mike Seeger (guitar): Listen to the Mocking Bird (trad) Good Time Music from the National Folk Festival (1971) Philo 1028
  12. William Mooney: Mockin' Bird (R. David Cox) Half Horse, Half Alligator RCA Victor VDS-113
  13. Cathy Fink: Banjo Talkin' Rounder 11661-0599-2
  14. Peter, Bethany & Rufus: Cindy (trad, arr.by Yarrows-Cappadocia) Puff and Other Family Classics Salasaree 02782-2
  15. The Gordons: Rock-a-Bye Cindy (Roberta & Gary Gordon) Our Time Inside-Out 49 (email)
  16. New Lost City Ramblers: Whoop 'Em Up Cindy (trad) Volume Two Smithsonian Folkways F-2397
  17. Archie Fisher: Final Trawl Windward Away Red House RHRCD124
  18. Tamarack: No Herring Left in the Bay (James Gordon) Frobisher Bay Folk Era FE1409CD
  19. Sara Grey with Ed Trickett: Fiddler's Green (John Conolly) Sara Grey Folk-Legacy CD-38
  20. Cindy Kallet - Ellen Epstein - Michael Cicone: Frobisher Bay (James Gordon) Heart Walk Overall OM-3
  21. Jonathan & Darlene Edwards: Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee (Henry Marshall/Stanley Murphy) Jonathan and Darlene's Greatest Hits Corinthian COR 101CD
  22. Honeyboy Edwards: Bumble Bee (Memphis Minnie) Mississippi Delta Bluesman Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40132
  23. Woody Phillips: Flight of the Bumble Bee (Rimsky-Korsakov) Toolbox Classics Gourd GM 127
  24. Monty Python: Eric The Half-a-Bee Song The Final Rip Off Virgin 86022 2
  25. Kitty Donohoe: Shady Grove (trad, arr.Donohoe) Northern Border Roheen RR007
  26. Jack Hardy & David Massengill: Peggy-O (trad) Partners in Crime Great Divide GSDR 1780
  27. Joel Frederiksen w/Ensemble Phoenix Munich: Greensleeves (trad) The Elfin Knight Harmonia Mundi HMC 901983
  28. Denice Franke: Weather Is Fine Gulf Coast Blue Certain DF0004
  29. Lena Horne: Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen/Ted Koehler) Sirens of Song - Classic Torch Singers Rhino R2 72514
  30. Pete Seeger: You Are My Sunshine (Jimmie Davis) American Favorite Ballads No. 4 Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40153
  31. Special third hour: Ribbon of Highway Endless Skyway: The Woody Guthrie Tribute Tour Music Road Records 33792 71802

  32. Ensemble: Lonesome Valley (trad, arr.W.Guthrie)
  33. Jimmy LaFave: Deportee (Martin Hoffman/Woody Guthrie)
  34. Ramblin' Reckless Hobo (W.Guthrie)
  35. Sara Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion: Hangknot
  36. Slaid Cleaves: This Morning I Am Born Again (Cleaves/W.Guthrie)
  37. Pete Seeger: Childrens Medley (W.Guthrie)
  38. Eliza Gilkyson: Peace Call (Gilkyson/W.Guthrie)
  39. Ellis Paul: God's Promise (Paul/W.Guthrie)
  40. Ensemble: This Land Is Your Land (W.Guthrie)
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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RICH'S PICKS:

Jack Hardy & David Massengill, Peter, Bethany, & Rufus, The Gordons, Archie Fisher, Kallet-Epstein-Cicone, Kitty Donohoe, Denice Franke

CD of the week: Ribbon of Highway, Endless Skyway: The Woody Guthrie Tribute Tour

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Janis Ian at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Friday, August 8 at 8.
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Kitty Donohoe at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, August 15 at 8:15.
630-969-9720