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August 30, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Peter Seeger & friends: Or Else! (One-A These Days) (P.Seeger-David Bernz) Pete Seeger at 89 Appleseed APRCD 113
  3. Willis Proctor & The Georgia Sea Island Singers: One of These Days (trad) Southern Journey - Biblical Songs and Spirituals fr. the Lomax Collection Rounder CD 1712
  4. Cephas & Wiggins: Great Change (Rev. Gary Davis) Richmond Blues Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40179
  5. Finian's Rainbow (1960 B'way cast - Biff McGuire): That Great Come-and-Get-It Day (Burton Lane / E.Y. Yip Harburg) RCA Victor 1057-2-RG
  6. Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet: Oh Me, Oh My (A.Washburn) Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet Nettwerk 30792 2
  7. Kimmerjae Makarus: Secret Bluestem 2004
  8. The Charles River Valley Boys: Oh Me, Oh My (trad) Bluegrass and Old Timey Music Prestige Folklore 14017
  9. The Makem Brothers with Mickey & Liam Spain: Willie's Gone Awa' (trad, arr.Makem-Spain) Like Others Did Before Us Red Biddy RB2005
  10. Peter, Bethany & Rufus: Shule Aru (trad, arr. Yarrow-Cappadocia) Puff & Other Family Classics Salassaree 02782-2
  11. Vance Gilbert: That Front Porch Song Unfamiliar Moon Disismye Music 004
  12. Peggy Seeger: Obama In the One For Me private release
  13. Donal Hinely: Blue State Boy (D.Hinely-Joe Scutella) Scuffletown/Atom 1308
  14. Norman & Nancy Blake: The Democratic Donkey (Is in His Stall Again) (unattributed, PD) The Hobo's Last Ride Shanachie 6020
  15. Peter Sellers: Party Political Speech A Celebration of Sellers EMI 7243 8 27781 2
  16. Larry & Nicole: John McCain Was Born Ten Thousand Years Ago (Larry Rand) private release
  17. The Chad Mitchell Trio: The George Bush Society (Michael Martin Brown) private release
  18. Zoë Lewis: Never Too Old A Cure for the Hiccups Dog Called Dog 21681 07492
  19. Pete Seeger: False From True Pete Seeger at 89 Appleseed APRCD1113
  20. Richard & Mimi Farina: Children of Darkness (R.Farina) Reflections in a Crystal Wind Vanguard 79204-2
  21. Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (orig.cast-Elly Stone): You're Not Alone (Jef) (J.Brel/Blau-Shuman) Columbia SK 89998
  22. Jacques Brel: Mon Enfance Brel Barclay Universal 543625-2
  23. Four Shillings Short: The Stolen Child (Loreena McKennitt / Wm. Butler Yeats) Attitude and Gratitude self 37101 40562
  24. Bill Camplin: A Childhood Reminisced Flying Home Baby Boom 3002-2
  25. Matt Watroba: How Will I Leave Jukebox Folk Ledgewood LW8412
  26. Enoch Kent: Crematorium Song (trad/E.Kent) One More Round Borealis BCD190
  27. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Death and Ice Cream That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  28. Bob Gibson: Still Gonna Die (Shel Silverstein) Makin' a Mess of Commercial Success Asylum 61697-2
  29. Tom Paxton: Forest Lawn The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM2 7870
  30. Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet: A Kazakh Melody (trad, arr. Sparrow Quartet) Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet Nettwerk 30792 2
  31. Kerfuffle: The Trip (Kemp's Jig / Hunt the Squirrel) (trad) To the Ground RootBeat RBRCD06
  32. Four Shillings Short: Rosa das Rosas (trad) / Green Grow the Rushes (Robt.Burns) Attitude and Gratitude self 37101 40562
  33. Working (orig.cast - David Patrick Kelly): The Mason (Craig Carnelia) Fynsworth Alley 3020621142
  34. Gerard Hoffnung: Then I Became a Bricklayer A Last Encore BBC Radio 780563-536758
  35. John Flynn: Trust the Rope Two Wolves MettaFour 00342
  36. Phil Ochs: Links on the Chain Farewells & Fantasies Elektra-Rhino R2 73518
  37. Peter, Bethany & Rufus: Long Chain On (Jimmie Driftwood) Puff & Other Family Classics Salassaree 02782-2
  38. David Roth: My Work Day Practice Makes Progress Wind River WR40382CD
  39. Bob Gibson & Bob (Hamilton) Camp: The Thinking Man Live at the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice CCM-227-2
  40. David Massengill: Number One In America Coming Up For Air Flying Fish FF70590
  41. Bob Dylan: The Times They Are A-Changin' The Best of Bob Dylan Columbia Legacy 82876 75013-2
  42. Fred Small: Everything Possible Flying Fish FF70625
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Pete Seeger, Cephas & Wiggins, Peter, Bethany & Rufus, Zoe Lewis, Four Shillings Short, Enoch Kent, Kerfluffle

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Fox Valley Folk Festival, Island Park, Geneva features Mike Anderson, Lou & Peter Berryman, Bob Bovee & Gail Heil, Bryan Bowers, Judy Cook, Cooper, Nelson & Early, Curtis & Loretta, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Ellie & Leela Grace, Joel Mabus, Lee Murdock, Larry Penn, Bill Robinson & Friends, Danny Santos, Cosy Sheridan, Ed Trickett, Chris Vallillo and others. Sunday & Monday, August 31-September 1 about 10A - 6P.

Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet at Dominican University Performing Arts Center, 7900 Division St., River Forest, Saturday, September 13 at 7:30.

Four Shillings Short at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, September 5 at 8:15.

Bill Camplin with Randy Sabien perform at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, September 7 at 7.
The Folk Brothers: Jack Hardy & David Massengill are there September 14.

The Jacque Brel musical revue Lonesome Losers of the the Night by the Theo Ubique Theater Company is running at the No Exit Cafe', 6970 N. Glenwood, Chicago, Fridays through Sundays.