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January 10, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Eddie Holstein w/Bonnie Koloc: Swinging on a Star (Johnny Burke/Jas.Van Heusen) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  3. Working (orig.cast - Lynne Thigpen): If I Could've Been (Micki Grant) Fynsworth Alley 302 0621142
  4. Dave Frishberg: I Want to Be a Sideman Do You Miss New York? Arbors ARCD 19291
  5. Misty River: Branching Out (John Gorka) Stories Misty River MRCD005
  6. The Arrogant Worms: If I Were Prime Minister Torpid Worms AW-5005
  7. Jemina & Selina Sillanpaa: Don't Settle for Less (Jemina Sillanpaa) Band'o Huu Alisto-tuotanto AKUCD2008
  8. Beausoleil: La Reine de Coeur (The Queen of Hearts) (Michael Doucet) Cajunization Rhino R2 75633
  9. Joan Baez: Queen of Hearts (trad,arr.Baez) In Concert, Part 2 Vanguard 79599-2
  10. Erik Darling & Border Town: The Queen of Hearts (E.Darling/B.Strahan) Border Town at Midnight Folk Era FE1417D
  11. Michael Smith: Love Letter on a Fish Tales from the Tavern 30
  12. Cosy Sheridan: The Last Love Letter Eros Wind River WR4042CD
  13. The Incredible Mr. Limpet (orig.soundtrack - Don Knotts w/Thurl Ravenscroft): I Wish I Were a Fish (Sammy Fain/Harold Admanson) Warner Bros. 75 Years of Film Music Rhino R2 75287
  14. Leonardo: Friday Night in America Urban Suite Dune Disc DD 0002
  15. Anais Mitchell: Of a Friday Night The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR053D
  16. David Ackles: Another Friday Night American Gothic Collectors' Choice CCM-311-2
  17. Eddie Holstein: Don't Think Twice, It's All Right (Bob Dylan, comedy Eddie Holstein) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  18. Bessie Smith: Thinking Blues Young Woman Blues Proper P1411
  19. Truckstop Honeymoon: Don't Think (Katie Euliss-Mike West) Great Big Family Squirrel1054CD
  20. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: But What Do You Really Think? That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series One BBC Audio
  21. Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind Gord's Gold Reprise 2237-2
  22. Ben Bedford: The Sangamon Land of the Shadows Hopeful Sky HSR 202
  23. Win Stracke: Down by the Embarrass (trad/Stracke) Songs of Old Town Flair S-912
  24. Michael Smith: Spoon River Love Letter on a Fish Tales from the Tavern 30
  25. Flanders & Swann: The Whale (Mopy Dick) The Bestiary of Flanders and Swann EMI CDS7974642
  26. Jon Campbell: Catch and Release self no#
  27. Shannon Lambert-Ryan & Runa: The Last of the Great Whales (Andy Barnes,arr.Ryan-deBarra) / Farewell to Tarwaithie (trad,arr.Stuart Eaglesham) Across the Pond self no#
  28. Lee Murdock: Homeward Bound Between Two Worlds Depot DEP027
  29. Greg Klyma: The Truth Rust Belt Vagabond self 00261 24293
  30. Eddie Holstein: I Love Me (Jack Hoins - Will Mahoney - Edwin Weber) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  31. The Arrogant Worms: The Me Song Torpid Worms AW-5005
  32. Ani DiFranco: Egos Like Hairdos Puddle Dive Righteous Babe RBR004
  33. Michael Johnson: Cain's Blood The Early Albums MJ Blue 99001
  34. Michael Doucet: Happy One-step (Dennis McGee-M.Doucet) From Now On Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40177
  35. Solas: Merry Go Round (Antje Duvekot) For Love and Laughter Compass 744902
  36. Priscilla Herdman: The Galaxy Song (Eric Idle-John Du Prez) Into the Stars Stardreamer SDM2001
  37. Todd Burge: Do You Know Which Way My World Goes Round? My Lost and Found Bunj Jam BJ014
  38. Mark Haines & Tom Leighton: That's the Way That the World Goes 'Round (John Prine) Hand to Hand Borealis BCD136
  39. Bucky Halker: Company Store (Issac Hanna) Welcome to Labor Land Revolting RR2002-6
  40. Jeni & Billy: Local 6167 (Jeni Hawkins - Billy Kemp) Jewell Ridge Coal Jewell Ridge 003
  41. Magpie: Barons of King Coal In This World: Looking Back, Moving Forward Sliced Bread CDSB75315
  42. Ed Miller: The Collier Laddie (Robt. Burns) Lyrics of Gold Wellfield CD-027D
  43. Coco (Kallis) & Lafe (Dutton): Endless Fishes (The Cotton Candy Song) Café Loco SkyHunter SKY2008
  44. Jane Eamon: Friends Real Janey Girl JG004
  45. Lissa Schneckenburger: Harmony (Supply Belcher/Isaac Watts) Song Footprint FR2008
  46. 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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Eddie Holstein, Michael Smith, Ben Bedford, Greg Klyma, Solas, Priscilla Herdman, Todd Burge, Jeni & Billy, Coco & Lafe, Jane Eamon, Lissa Schneckenburger

CD of the week: Eddie Holstein

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Ed Holstein, with Mark Dvorak and Jim Craig at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Sunday, January 11 at 4.
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet perform at the Old Town School, Saturday, January 31 at 4 and 7, with free Cajun dance lessons at 3 and 6.

Leonardo performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, January 16 at 8:15.

Michael Smith and Small Potatoes perform for Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd., at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago in Evanston, Saturday, January 17 at 7:30.

Lee Murdock performs at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse in the Deerfield Congregational Churck, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, Saturday, January 17 at 7.

Bucky Halker performs for the Lake County Folk Club at El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, January 18 at 7 pm.