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February 21, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Crabtree & Mills: Miss Lady Luck Freedom Free & Easy FEM-003
  3. Loudon Wainwright III: Muse Blues Album III Columbia CK 31462
  4. Kick At Heaven: Your Muse (Jean Ganias) Live at Sun Mountain Found Dog FDP1492
  5. Betty Comden & Adolph Green: Inspiration (Saul Chaplin/ Comden-Green) A Party with Betty Comden & Adolph Green Angel 0777 7 64773 2 9
  6. Magoo: The Muse (K.B.McGregor Magoo) Shirt Pay KBM MR-01
  7. Susan Werner: Courting the Muse Time Between Trains Bottom Line/BMG 63440-47305-2
  8. Susan Werner: A Hazy Shade of Winter (Paul Simon) / excerpt from The Four Seasons (Vivaldi) Classics Sleeve Dog SW-014
  9. David Stoddard: Winter Get Off My Lawn self 07541 00109
  10. Jack Hardy: Winter Sunlight Noir Great Divide JH-4170
  11. The Makem & Spain Brothers: William Kidd Home Away From Home Red Biddy RB2008
  12. Joan Baez: Henry Martin (trad) Joan Baez Vanguard 79594-2
  13. John Roberts & Tony Barrand: High Barbary (trad) Twiddlum Twaddlum Golden Hind GHM-107CD
  14. The Beatles: Eleanor Rigby (Lennon-McCartney) 1 Capitol CDP 7243529325 2
  15. Judy Collins: I Think It's Going to Rain Today (Randy Newman) In My Life Elektra 74027-2
  16. Susan Werner: Lonely People (Dan & Cathie Peek) Classics Sleeve Dog SW-014
  17. David Coffin: The Bonnie Ship the Diamond (trad) 2009 Chicago Maritime Festival sampler
  18. Dan Milner: The Harp Without the Crown (trad) 2009 Chicago Maritime Festival sampler
  19. Patrick Denain & Miguel Biard: Madame l'hotesse (trad) 2009 Chicago Maritime Festival sampler
  20. Martin Mull: Men I'm Everyone I've Ever Loved Laugh.com LGH1120
  21. Dervish: The Cat She Went A-Hunting (Sonny Condell) Travelling Show Whirling WHRL 011
  22. Kitty Donohoe: Working for Mrs. O'Leary (Folkstage - November 22, 2008) WFMT Recording
  23. David Mallett: Fire Inches & Miles: 1977-1980 Flying Fish FF70110
  24. Claudia Schmidt: Too Late for Breakfast Spinning Pragmavision 43157 37775
  25. Beckie Menzie & Tom Michael: Morning Person (Cheri Coons/Chuck Larkin) Better Two-gether BeMe004
  26. Gretchen Peters: Breakfast at Our House Burnt Toast & Offerings Scarlet Letter 120653-7
  27. Jon Vezner: All Things Considered We Remember Mini-Apples MAM003
  28. Danny Schmidt: Accidentally Daisies Instead the Forest Rose to Sing Red House RHRCD 216
  29. Cosy Sheridan: The Days I Do Not Believe Eros Wind River WR 4042CD
  30. Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill: P.Joe's Reel (trad,arr.Hayes-Cahill) Welcome Here Again Green Linnet GLCD1233
  31. Liz Carroll & John Doyle: Down at the Wakehouse (trad,arr.Doyle-Carroll) / The True Love of My Heart (Liz Carroll) Double Play Compass 745022
  32. Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill: The Girl That Broke My Heart (trad,arr.Hayes-Cahill) Welcome Here Again Green Linnet GLCD1233
  33. Michael Smith: Crazy Mary Love Letter on a Fish Tales from the Tavern 30
  34. Tom Lehrer: The Folk Song Army The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79871
  35. Steve James: Folk Radio Short Blue Stories Hobemian HB013
  36. Janis Ian: Folk Is the New Black Cooking Vinyl CKV-CD-764
  37. Susan Werner: The Wind (Yusaf Islam, aka Cat Stevens with J.S.Bach) Classics Sleeve Dog SW-014
  38. Claudia Schmidt (w/Crispin Campbell, cello): O Waly Waly (trad,arr.Daryl Runswick) Spinning Pragmavision 43157 37775
  39. Anais Mitchell: Shenandoah The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR953-D
  40. Eddie Holstein: Who's Been Fooling You (trad) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  41. Claudia Schmidt w/Ken Bloom: Foolish, Incredibly Foolish (Heather Wood) (Somebody Elses Troubles - October 14, 1977) WFMT Recording
  42. Flanders & Swann: Madiera M'Dear At the Drop of a Hat EMI CDS7974642
  43. Guy Davis: Can't Be Satisfied (McKinley Morganfield ((Muddy Waters)), arr.Guy Davis) Sweetheart Like You Red House RHRCD211
  44. Dan Milner: Leave Her, Johnny Leave Her (trad) 2009 Chicago Maritime Festival sampler
  45. David Coffin: Safe In the Harbor (Eric Bogle) 2009 Chicago Maritime Festival sampler
  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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RICH'S PICKS:

Crabtree & Mills, Susan Werner, Dervish, Danny Schmidt, Cosy Sheridan, Michael Smith, Eddie Holstein, Guy Davis

CD of the week: Susan Werner

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Claudia Schmidt performs a benefit for Ubumama at the Christ Church Chapel, 470 Maple St., Winnetka, Sunday, February 22 at 4.
773-275-2520

Jon Vezner performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, February 27 at 8:15.
630-969-9720

Dervish, along with Martine Hayes & Dennis Cahill perform Friday, February 27 at 7 & 10 pm at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago.
Susan Werner, along with Anais Mitchell perform at the School, Saturday, March 7 at 7
773-728-6000

The Chicago Maritime Festival takes place all-day Saturday, February 28 at the Chicago Historical Museum, North & Clark, Chicago with workshops and mini-concerts from 10am - 4:30pm and an evening concert at 7. Performers inlcude Dan Milner, David Coffin, The Johnson Girls, Patrick Denain & Miguel Biard and Tom & Chris Kastle.
773-567-7245

World Music Company holds its second annual benefit at the Morgan Park Academy, 2153 W. 111th St. Chicago, Saturday, February 28 at 8:15 featuring Eddie Holstein, Michael Smith, Liz Carroll, Sons of the Never Wrong, Jimmy Keane, Catherine O'Connell and Dyed-In-the-Wool.
773-779-7059