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April 18, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Kingston Trio: Worried Man Blues (Dave Guard / Tom Glazer) Live at the Historic Yuma Theatre self
  3. Beyond the Fringe: The End of the World The Complete Beyond the Fringe EMI 54045 28
  4. Barry & Holly Tashian: Worry Doesn't Worry Me (B& H Tashian - Lisa Aschmann) Long Story Short Rock-a-Lot CD008
  5. Lou & Peter Berryman: Why Am I Painting the Living Room? What, Again?! Cornbelt CR900
  6. Steve James: Why the Blues Don't Worry Me (part two) Short Blue Stories Hobemian HB013
  7. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Getting Better (Lennon/McCartney) One If By Hand Gadfly 268
  8. Maria Dunn: Katie Comes a-Callin' The Peddler Distant Whisper MARCD04
  9. Tom Paxton: Katy Goin' to the Zoo Rounder CD 8046
  10. Earl Scruggs - Doc Watson - Ricky Skaggs & friends: Katy Hill The Three Pickers Rounder 116610526-2
  11. The Raisin Pickers: Katy Did (David Mosher) Drivin' Flying Raven FRCD-004
  12. Bill Evans & Megan Lynch: Song for Sonny Liston (Mark Knopfler) Let's Do Domething. . . Native & Fine 00261 26027
  13. Tom Russell: Muhammad Ali Modern Art Hightone HCD8154
  14. Simon & Garfunkel: The Boxer (Paul Simon) Live 1969 Columbia Legacy 88697 41306-2
  15. The New Iberians: Voulez-Vous Dancer? (Bobby Freeman) Bon Temps Rouge PsycheDelta PDR121
  16. Kitty Donohoe: Pierre and Marie Northern Border Roheen RR007
  17. Lennie Gallant: Mademoiselle (Volez-Vous Danser) The Open Window Revenant CK80196
  18. Still on the Hill: Ballad of the Taxes (Kelly Mulhollan/ Edward Ward 1667 PD) MouthPeace Termite Tracs 84501 08410
  19. The Paul McKenna Band: Ballad of Accounting (Ewan MacColl) Between Two Worlds Greentrax CDTRAX333
  20. Randolph Singers: Lament for April 15 (Avery Caflin) Lament for April 15 and Other Modern American Madrigals Composers Recordings CRI102
  21. The Kingston Trio: Greenback Dollar (Hoyt Axton/Ken Ramsey) Live at the Historic Yuma Theatre self
  22. Gordon Bok, Ann Mayor Muir & Ed Trickett: The Gin and Rasberry (Martin Curtis) The First Fifteen Years, Vol. II Folk-Legacy CD-1004
  23. James Gordon & Margo Timmins: Mining for Gold (trad/J.Gordon) Borealis BCD129
  24. The New Golden Ring (Harry Tuft): Few Days (trad) Five Days Singing, Vol. II Folk-Legacy CD-42
  25. Monty Python: Constitutional Peasant The Final Rip Off Virgin 86033 2
  26. Camelot (orig.cast - Richard Burton): I Wonder What the King Is Doing Tonight (Frederick Loewe/Alan Jay Lerner) Columbia SK60542
  27. Dean Stevens: Let Justice Roll Down (Aileen Vance) At Last VR2005
  28. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: The Architecture Song (John Ims) A Sense of Place Redwing RWMCD 5409
  29. Simon & Garfunkel: So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright (P.Simon) Live 1969 Columbia Legacy 88697 41306-2
  30. Pete Seeger: My Father's Mansion The Essential Pete Seeger Vanguard VCD-97/98
  31. Maria Dunn: Signal Hill The Peddler Distant Whisper MARCD04
  32. Ben Bullington: White Sulphur Springs self 00261 25533
  33. Iris DeMent: Our Town Infamous Angel Warner Bros. 9 45238-2
  34. Pete Morton: Two Brothers Swarthmoor Habourtown HARCD 044
  35. Rod MacDonald: Two Americans After the War Blue Flute BFM 101
  36. Beaucoup Blue w/ Red Molly: Oh America (David Mowry) Free to Fall self 00261 26218
  37. Darrell Scott: American Tune (Paul Simon) Modern Hymns Appleseed APRCD 1111
  38. Newfound Road: My Shoes Sure Know How to Get Around (Tim Stafford/Becky Buller) Same Old Place Rounder 11661-0609-2
  39. Emily Miller and Val Mindel: My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You (B.Wills/L.Ross) In the Valley Yodel-Ay-Hee CD-0070
  40. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: Hole in My Shoe (Mike Jordan) The Light of the Day Compass Rose CRM-7CD
  41. Alison Brown: The Road West (Martin O'Connor) The Company You Keep Compass 744822
  42. Steve Martin: Pitkin County Turnaround The Crow self 83629 82130
  43. Earl Scruggs & friends: Foggy Mountain Breakdown The Ultimate Collection - Live at the Ryman Rounder 11661-0618-2
  44. The Kingston Trio: Hard, Ain't It Hard (Woody Guthrie, arr. Dave Guard) Live at the Historic Yuma Theatre self
  45. The Ship: Hard Years (Todd Bradshaw) Left in the Wake self 84502 02468
  46. Magpie, Dan Schatz, Emma's Revolution, Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer & friends: Singing Through the Hard Times (Bruce Utah Phillips) Righteous Babe RBR065-D
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Bill Evans & Megan Lynch, Still on the Hill, Dean Stevens, Ben Bullington, The Ship, Singing Through the Hard Times

CD of the week: Dean Steven

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Gordon Bok & Ed Tricket perform for the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake rd., Mundelein, Sunday, April 19 at 7. 847-295-7228

Amy Speace performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, April 19 at 7.
Bill Evans & Megan Lynch are there on Thursday, April 23.
Maria Dunnis there on Sunday, April 26.

Maria Dunn performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, April 24 at 8:15.
Claudia Nygaard is there May 1.

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen perform at the Front Porch Music, 505 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana, Friday, April 24 at 8. 219-464-4700

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen perform for Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd., at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago, Evanston, Saturday, April 25 at 7:30.

New Found Road performs for the Bluegrass Legends concert series at the American Legion Hall, 1030 Central St., Evanston, Saturday, April 25 at 8. 847-573-0443

Sons of the Never Wrong perform at the World Music Company, 1808 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, April 25 at 8. 773-779-7059

The Sons also perform the following week, Sunday, May 3 at 7 for the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein. 847-295-7228

The Kingston Trio performs at the Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University in University Park (just off I-57 & Sauk Trail), Sunday May 3 at 5. 708-235-2222