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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
December 31, 2008
New Year's Eve request show

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Pajama Game (orig.B'way cast): Once-a-Year Day (Richard Adler/Jerry Ross) Columbia SK89253
  3. Josh White: Raise a Ruckus (trad) The Elektra Years Rhino Handmade RHM2 7879
  4. Steeleye Span: Gower Wassail (trad, arr.Steeleye Span) Castle 36239-2
  5. Best of Friends (Paxton Hills Gibson): Sing for the Song (Shel Silverstein) Best of Friends Appleseed APRCD1077
  6. Pete Seeger: How Can I Keep From Singing (R.Lowry/Ann Warner, PD / add.words Doris Plenn, arr. P.Seeger) Pete Living Music LMUS 0032
  7. John Hartford: Steam Powered Aereo Plane Aereo Plain Rounder CD0366
  8. Sally Martin: Carousel (Waltz of Time) (Jacques Brel-Eric Blau) (Folkstage - December 6, 2008) WFMT Recording
  9. Tom Russell: Navajo Rug (Ian Tyson) Cowboy Real Philo 11671-1146-2
  10. Fred Koller: Little Green Buttons (Fred Koller Shel Silverstein) Songs from the Night Before Alcazar 107
  11. Buffy Sainte-Marie: 97 Men In This Here Town Don't Call Me Honey The Best of Buffy Sainte-Marie, Vol. 2 Vanguard VCD33/34
  12. Gateway Singers: The Ballad of Sigmund Freud (Bob March Larry Glasser Dave Lazar) At the Hungry i Decca DL8671
  13. Mike Dunbar: Ivan the Gypsy Frog (Somebody Else's Troubles June 29, 1975) WFMT Recording
  14. Harry Waller: Cockroaches on Parade Tribute to Steve Goodman Red Pajamas RPJ004CD
  15. Dr. West's Medicine Show & Junk Band: The Eggplant That Ate Chicago (Norman Greenbaum) Euphoria! Sundazed SC11070
  16. Win Stracke: The 43rd Ward (WFMT Studio - ca. 1969) WFMT Recording
  17. The Goldcoast Singers: Plastic Jesus (Rush-Cromarty) Here They Are! World-Pacific 1806
  18. The Establishment: A Consumer Guide to Religions (WFMT studio October 6, 1965) WFMT Recording
  19. Benjamin Luxon & Bill Crofut: Simple Gifts (trad) / Lord of the Dance (Sydney Carter) Simple Gifts Cousin Jacks no#
  20. Ricky Skaggs: Soldier's Joy (trad, arr. Scruggs-McEuen) The Three Pickers Rounder 116610-526-2
  21. Marty Feldman: The Great Bell (King-Junkin) The Crazy World of Marty Feldman Brit. Decca SPA 134
  22. Malvina Reynolds: Little Boxes Ear to the Ground Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40124
  23. (Vince) Martin & (Fred) Neil: Tear Down the Walls (F.Neil) Collectors' Choice CCM274-2
  24. Kate Rusby: Awkward Annie Pure PRCD23
  25. Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette: Right Says Fred (Dicks-Rudge) The Light of the Day Compass Rose CRM-7CD
  26. Hugh Blumenfeld: Mozart's Money 800-PRIME-CD PCD021
  27. Bob Conrad: Great Square Inches of Art private recording
  28. Ed Holstein with Bonnie Koloc: Bluebird Hotel (E.Holstein) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  29. Danny Schmidt: The Company of Friends Little Grey Sheep Waterbug WBG79
  30. Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger: Come Fill Up Your Glasses New Briton Gazette Smithsonian Folkways F-8732
  31. at 12:03: Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (orig.cast): If We Only Have Love (Brel) Columbia SK 89998

THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL with Rich Warren January 1, 2009 requests continued

  1. Mark Dvorak: Walking in the Air (Howard Blake) Every Step of the Way Waterbug WBG68
  2. Bonnie Dobson: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Ewan MacColl) She's Like a Swallow Prestige Int. 13021
  3. Utah Phillips: I Remember Loving You (Luigi Del Puppo-TomChumlevich/ B.Phillips-Del Puppo-Chumlevich) The Telling Takes Me Home Philo CDPH 1210
  4. Diana Jones: My Remembrance of You Newsong NSR-0501
  5. Guy Clark: That Old Time Feeling Old No. 1 Sugar Hill SHCD1030
  6. Tom Dundee: The Fleeting Moment Flyte FR4445
  7. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: On a Day Like Today (Bob Dyer) Folk-Legacy CD-107
  8. Small Potatoes: Hope (Robin's Song) (Dave Morrison) Waltz of the Wallflowers Wind River WR4010C
  9. Krista Detor: More Than I Dare Say The Silver Wood Tightrope TR1107
  10. Fill: John Fahey: Auld Lang Syne (trad,arr.Fahey) Christmas Guitar Varrocl CDVR-002

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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