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November 1, 2008

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Pete Seeger & Big Bill Broonzy interviewed by Studs: The Midnight Special (Huddie Ledbetter) Studs Terkel Almanac Smithsonian Folkways F-3864
  3. Big Bill Broonzy: This Train (trad) Sings Folk Songs Smithsonian Folkways CDSF40023
  4. Fleming Brown: Railroad Bill (trad) Appalachian Banjo Songs and Ballads Folk-Legacy CD-4
  5. Almanac Singers: Casey Jones (trad) Talking Union and Other Union Songs Smithsonian Folkways F-5285
  6. Woody Guthrie: This Land Is Your Land Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40100
  7. Win Stracke: 43rd Ward Songs of Old Town Flair S-912
  8. Steve Goodman: A Dying Cub Fan's Last Request No Big Surprise Red Pajamas RPJ006CD
  9. Susan Werner: Chicago Anyday Live at Club Passim Sleeve Dog SW-013
  10. Pete Seeger: My Get Up and Go Headlines & Footnotes Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40111
  11. Studs Terkel: Eulogy for Ray Nordstrand (Old Town School - October 29, 2005) WFMT Recording
  12. Win Stracke: Wee Drappie O't (trad) Songs of Old Town Flair S-912
  13. George & Gerry Armstrong: Simple Gifts (trad) Smithsonian Folkways F-2335
  14. Big Bill Broonzy: The Glory of Love (Wm. Hill) Sings Folk Songs Smithsonian Folkways CDSF40023
  15. Mahalia Jackson: His Eye Is on the Sparrow (Gabriel-Martin) In the Upper Room Proper INTRO CD 2053
  16. Ewan MacColl: A Man's a Man For A' That (Robt. Burns) Songs of Robert Burns Smithsonian Folkways FW 8758
  17. The Weavers: When the Saints Go Marching In (trad,arr.Weavers) At Carnegie Hall Vanguard VMD-73101
  18. Angel Band: Patron Saint of Opportunity (Nancy Josephson) With Roots & Wings Appleseed APRCD1108
  19. The Malvinas: St. Anthony (Gina Forsyth) Love Hope + Transportation 3-Legged Dog MALV1116
  20. United Sacred Harp Musical Association, Liberty Church, Henagar, AL (11/9/99): Saints Bound for Heaven (Sacred Harp #35 - PD) In Sweetest Union Join Community Music School of Santa Cruz CM102
  21. Carrie Newcomer: All Saint's Day Regulars and Refugees Philo 11671-1247-2
  22. Claudia Schmidt with the New Reformation Band: When the Saints Go Marching In (trad) That Old Time Religion New Ref Band NRB-12
  23. Len Chandler: To Be a Man Columbia CS9259
  24. David Massengill: Number One in America Coming Up For Air Flying Fish FF 70540
  25. Vince Martin & Fred Neil: Tear Down the Walls (F.Neil) Collectors' Choice CCM-274-2
  26. The Four Bitchin' Babes: Just Ask Your Doctor (Debi & Vivian Smith) Hormonal Imbalance Hem & Haw 83707 33230
  27. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Calling Dr. Marx Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-2
  28. Malvina Reynolds: Oh Doctor! Another County Heard From Smithsonian Folkways F-2524
  29. Kat Eggleston: I Will Set My Ship in Order (trad) The Only Word Redwing RMWCD5414
  30. Shannon Lambert-Ryan: Silver Dagger (trad,arr.Lambert-Ryan/ Fionan de Barra) Across the Pond self no#
  31. Fanny (orig.cast-Florence Henderson): Be Kind to Your Parents (Harold Rome) RCA Victor LOC-1015
  32. Joni Mitchell: Woodstock Hits Reprise 946326-2
  33. Steve Goodman: The Twentieth Century Is Almost Over (S.Goodman-John Prine) The Best of the Asylum Years, Volume One Red Pajamas RPJ006CD
  34. Beth Wood: Our New Century Beachcomber's Daughter Mahaffey 96873 02281
  35. Ani DiFranco: Millennium Theater Reprieve Righteous Babe RBR-052D
  36. Andina and Rich: You Can't Do It All on Your Own (Stephen Lee Rich/Sandy Adina-Alan Moorhouse-S.L.Rich) Because We Can! Travenia TDR-0101
  37. George Burns: A Little Help From My Friends (Lennon-McCartney) Golden Throats 4: Celebrities Butcher Songs of the Beatles Rhino R2 72593
  38. Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Lonesome Valley (trad,arr.Dyer-Bennet) Dyer-Bennet #1 Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40078
  39. Claudia Schmidt: Coyote Spinning Pragmavision 43157 37775
  40. Simon & Garfunkel: The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy) (Paul Simon) Old Friends
  41. Lead Belly: Relax Your Mind Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  42. Joan Baez: God Is God (Steve Earle) Day After Tomorrow Razor & Tie RT83022
  43. Chuck Brodsky: Our Gods Two Sets Waterbug WBG-84
  44. Pete Morton: God Bless Everywhere (Folkstage - September 13, 2008) WFMT Recording
  45. Andrew Calhoun & Campground: Hammering Judgment (trad) Bound to Go Waterbug WBG0083
  46. Bob Zentz: It's About Time self no#
  47. Severn Darden: Metaphysics Lecture The Sound of My Own Voice (recorded at The Second City, January 30, 1961) Mercury OCS 6202
  48. Steve Goodman: As Time Goes By (Herman Hupfeld) No Big Surprise Red Pajamas RPJ-008
  49. Vance Gilbert: A Change Is Gonna Come (Sam Cooke) Angels Castles Covers Disismye 005
  50. Donal Hinely: Winds of Change Blue State Boy Scuffletown-Atom 1308
  51. Finest Kind: The Times Are A-Changin' (Bob Dylan) Silks & Spices Fallen Angle FAM05
  52. Sonia & Disappear Fear: By My Silence (Ellen Bukstel-Nick Annis, based on a poem by Pastor Martin Niemoller) Splash Disappear Fear DR1013
  53. Glenis Redmond: A Simple Act Monumental self WRGR0104
  54. Spook Handy: Vote Breakfast at Bill's Akashic SNH0002
  55. Ellen Bukstel: They Lost My Vote Daddy's Little Girl self EB2008-01
  56. Greg Greenway: One Man, One Woman, One Vote Singing for the Landlord Eastern Front EFT 108
  57. Joanne Crabtree & Paul Mills: What Else Can I Do? (J.Crabtree) Flight of Fancy Free & Easy FEM-002
  58. Eileen McGann: Look Up in Hope Light Dragonwing DRGN117
  59. 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:

Shannon Lambert-Ryan, Sonia & Disappear Fear, Ellen Bukstel, Donal Hinely, Chuck Brodsky, Beth Wood

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Andina & Rich at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, November 7 at 8:15.
630-969-9720

Martin Simpson and Martin Taylor are at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Sunday, November 9 at 7.
The Four Bitchin' Babes are there Sunday, November 23 at 4.
773-728-6000

Joan Baez performs at Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Tuesday, November 11 at 8.
312-294-3000

Kat Eggleston is at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse in the Deerfield Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Saturday, November 15 at 7.
847-945-0176

Claudia Schmidt, along with Greg Boener, performs an Acoustic Renaissance Concert a the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, November 15 at 8.
708-802-0236

Eileen Ivers with Immigrant Soul perform their "An Nollaig: An Irish Christmas" at Dominican University in River Forest, Friday, December 5 at 7:30.
708-488-5000