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September 6, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Garnet Rogers: Get a Witness Snow Goose SGS 1133CD
  3. Ruthie Foster: Light Up the World Crossover M.O.D. RF9912
  4. Lowen & Navarro w/ Phil Parlapiano: Purpose Learning to Fall Red Hen Egg 6
  5. Catie Curtis: New Flowers Long Night Moon Compass 4436
  6. Rachel Garlin: Jamaican Hurricane Bound to Be Mountains Tactile RGCD4
  7. BR549: After the Hurricane (T.Carroll) Dog Days Dualtone 80302-012262
  8. Cheryl Wheeler: Here Come Floyd Defying Gravity Philo 11671-1240-2
  9. The Folk Brothers - Jack Hardy & David Massengill: Losers (Dave Van Ronk) Partners in Crime Great Divide GDSR 1708
  10. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Looser That Mitchell and Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  11. Allan Sherman: Odd Ball (Sherman/Coleman) My Son the Box Rhino Handmade RHM2-7891
  12. John Schindler: Don't Fit In Two-Step Man self 00261 24906
  13. Tom Paxton: Little Lost Child How Come the Sun Reprise RS6443
  14. Ian & Sylvia: Child Apart (Ian Tyson) The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings
  15. Woody Allen: Kidnapped Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  16. The Gordons: A Child's Song Our Time Inside-Out 49 (email)
  17. Bill Camplin: Save the Life of a Simple Child Flying Home Baby Music Boom 3002-2
  18. Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet: Taiyang Chulai (trad, arr.Washburn) Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet Nettwerk 30792 2
  19. Unidentified Chinese Children's Chorus: Planting Sun-Flowers (PD) XM-1044
  20. New Lost City Ramblers: Chinese Breakdown (trad) String Band Instrumentals Smithsonian Folkways F-2492
  21. Leahy: Cape Breton Medley (trad, arr.Leahy) Leahy Narada 72438-42955 23
  22. Old Blind Dogs: Breton (2 unnamed trad, Donald Hugh and His Dog by Donald Morrisson) Four on the Floor Compass 7 4461 2
  23. Great Big Sea: French Perfume (Hallett) Sea of No Cares Zoe 01143 1026-2
  24. Mark Erelli: Hope Dies Last Delivered Signature Sounds SIG 2014
  25. John McCutcheon: Hope Dies Last This Fire Appalsongs 2007
  26. Garnet Rogers: Seeds of Hope (David Tumulevich/Garnet Rogers) All That Is Red House RHRCD 160
  27. Jacques Brel: Ne Me Quitte Pas Brel Barclay Universal 543625-2
  28. Connie Kaldor: If You Leave Me Now Vinyl Songbook Coyote CEGCD1030
  29. Chad Mitchell Trio: Leave Me If You Want To (trad, arr. Mitchell Trio) The Chad Mitchell Collection" Varese 302 066 815-2
  30. Fairport Convention: Si Tu Dois Partir (Bob Dylan) Unhalfbricking Carthage CGLP 4418
  31. Ruthie Foster: People Grinnin' In Your Face (Son House) The Phenomenal Blue Corn BCM 0602
  32. Zoë Lewis: Aware A Cure for the Hiccups self 21681 07492
  33. Catie Curtis: It's a Wonder Long Night Moon Compass 4436
  34. Jan Krist: Real Estate (Folkstage - August 23, 2008) WFMT recording
  35. Bob Newhart: Buying a House Something like this. . . Warner Rhino R2 76742
  36. Shel Silverstein: You're Always Welcome at Our House Inside Folk Songs Water 215
  37. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Charlie's House That Mitchell and Webb Sound, Series One BBC Audio
  38. Bodega: The Devil set: Manus Lunny's Terracotta Plower Pop (Phil Cunningham) / The Devil in the Kitchen (trad) / Sandy Broon's (J.Hardie-G.Marwick) Bodega Greentrax CDTRAX 295
  39. Beoga: Mischief set: Epplebron Dance-Off / Mischief (Damian McKee) Compass 744572
  40. Enoch Kent: Harlaw (trad) One More Round Borealis BCD190
  41. The Makem Brothers w/ Mickey & Liam Spain: Sound the Pibroch Like Others Did Before Us Red Biddy RB2005
  42. Bethany & Rufus: 900 Miles (trad, arr. Yarrow-Cappadocia) Bethany & Rufus Little Monster 83707 10830
  43. Natalia Zukerman: The Last Few Miles Brand New Frame Weasel WSL-0801
  44. Cheryl Wheeler: Further and Further Away Different Stripe Philo 11671-1271-2
  45. Tom Paxton: Outward Bound The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM27870
  46. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Lowen & Navarro, Rachel Garlin, John Schnidler, The Gordons, Mark Erelli, Zoe Lewis, Enoch Kent, Natalia Zukerman

CD of the week: Lowen & Navarro

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

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

Sally Spring at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, September 19 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.

Cheryl Wheeler, along with Meg Hutchinson and Angel Snow perform a benefit for breast cancer research in Naperville, Saturday, September 13 at 6 (an outdoor concert) in or near Springbrook Prairie. Gates open at 4:30.

Garnet Rogers performs at Trinity Lutheran Church, 508 N. Cedar Rd., New Lenox, Saturday, September 13 at 8.
(tickets cheaper when reserved in advance)

Celtic Fest takes place in Grant Park, Saturday & Sunday, September 13-14 from 11 am - 9 pm with over a score of major artists, on several stages with mainstage artists at the Petrillo Music Shell starting at 7.

Jan Krist and Kitty Donohoe open the Stained Glass Coffeehouse season at the Deerfield Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, Saturday, September 20 at 7.

Catie Curtis and Ruthie Foster are at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Saturday, October 4 at 7 &10.
Natalia Zukerman and Willie Porter are there Saturday, September 27 at 7.