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April 25, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. David Mallett: Garden Song Inches & Miles Flying Fish FF70110
  3. Neal & Leandra: This Garden Will Grow (Neal Hagberg) Old Love Red House RHRCD74
  4. Dillon Bustin: Gardening Almanac June Appal JA045
  5. Mad Agnes: The Gardening Song (based on Inch Worm, by Frank Loesser, add. Lyrics Adrienne Jones) (Folkstage - October 27, 2007) WFMT Recording
  6. Don Lange: W. Atlee Burpee Song Live Flying Fish FF222
  7. Stephanie Davis: Talkin' Harvest Time Blues Crocus in the Snow Recluse 471828
  8. Stan Moeller & TS Baker: Perfect Garden (T.S.Baker/Baker-Jodie Curtis) Season of Change Go Figure GF70991
  9. The Ship: Your Backyard (Jas.Barton) Tornado self 84502 00583
  10. The Kingston Trio: Raspberries, Strawberries (Will Holt) Live! At the Historic Yuma Theatre self no#
  11. Penny Nichols: Strawberries I'll Never Be That Old Again Pensongs PSP002
  12. Claudia Schmidt: Wild Strawberries Roads Pragmavision IR 22042
  13. Porgy & Bess (orig.B'way cast - Helen Dowdy w/Gladys Goode): Strawberry Woman's Call (Geo.Gershwin) MCA-2035
  14. Michael Cooney: Nu Grape (PD) The Cheese Stands Alone Folk-Legacy CD-35
  15. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Consolidate Your Debts That Mitchell and Webb Sound, Series Two BBC Audio
  16. Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne: I'm in Debt (Deep Down in Over My Head) (Voss) Sparkle and Shinie Front Hall FHR-042CD
  17. Capitol Steps: You'll Never Get a Loan (Richard Rodgers/ Newport-Strauss) Lord of the Fries CapSteps CSCD1014
  18. Chris Chandler & Anne Feeney: Credit History (various songs quoted / orig. material Phil Rockstroh-Chandler) Flying Poetry Circus: Under the Big Top self no#
  19. The Kingston Trio: Tom Dooley (Proffitt-Warner, arr. Dave Guard) Live! At the Historic Yuma Theatre self no#
  20. Compagnon's de la Chanson: Fais ta Priere (Tom Dooley) (Proffitt-Warner-Guard, trans.Max Francois) Columbia ESRF1209
  21. The Smothers Brothers: Tom Dooley The Best of . . . Sibling Revelry (Proffitt-Warner-Guard-Smothers) Rhino R2 75235
  22. Frank Warner: Tom Dooley (trad - Frank Proffit - Frank Warner) Frank Warner Sings American Folk Songs and Ballads Elektra EKL-3
  23. Indigo Girls: I'll Change (Emily Saliers) Poseidon and the Bitter Bug Vanguard 79896-2
  24. Greg Klyma: Given Enough Time Rust Belt Vagabond self 00261 24293
  25. Larry Murante: Point of Entry Weeping Wood LM1513
  26. Faith Petric: If I Could Be the Rain (Utah Phillips) Singing Through the Hard Times - A Tribute to Utah Phillips Righteous Babe RBR065-D
  27. Mae Robertson w/ Cally Robertson: Single Drop of Rain (M.Robertson) In White Light Lyric Partners LYR4509-2
  28. Eddie Holstein: Buckets of Rain (Bob Dylan) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  29. Harry Belafonte & Odetta: A Hole in the Bucket (trad-Belafonte-Odetta) Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall RCA Victor 09026-62690-2
  30. The Beatles: Fixing a Hole (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple CDP7 464422
  31. Gilmary Doyle-Andrews: Tokyo Stomp Comes Up Grinnin' Pigeonbird 84501 09110
  32. Peter Spencer: Godzilla Feet (She must have a boyfriend) New Hope and Wise Virgins Autumnsongs ASR002
  33. The Foremen: Godzilla Has a Midlife Crisis (Roy Zimmerman) The Best of the Foremen Metaphor 919
  34. John Gorka: People My Age The Company You Keep Red House RHRCD 151
  35. Bonnie Koloc: Crazy Mary (Michael Smith) Timeless Mr. Biscuit 01
  36. Michael Smith: Barbara Dodd Love Letter on a Fish Tales from the Tavern 30
  37. Nina Simone: The Twelfth of Never (trad/Paul Francis Webster- Jerry Livingston) Nina Simone Anthology - The Colpix Years Rhino R2 72567
  38. The Teflons: I Found My Straight Shootin' Cowboy (fr. The Overstake Sisters, composer unattributed) Wrap Your Troubles self 00261 26516
  39. (Tommy) Byrd & (Kathy) Street: He Tells All the Girls He's a Cowbody (Tommy Byrd) Love Broke the Fall self 50532 08482
  40. Gilmary Doyle-Andrews: My Dad the Cowboy Comes Up Grinnin' Pigeonbird 84501 09110
  41. Tom Dundee: Wilmette Cowboy Fleeting Moment: Live Performances 1973-2006 Flyte FR4445
  42. Dean Stevens: Wood and Strings At Last self VR2995
  43. Fairport Convention: The Wood and the Wire (Chris Leslie / Nigel Stonier) Compass 742972
  44. Pete Seeger: Full Fathom Five (Seeger/Wm.Shakespeare) Dangerous Songs!? Columbia Legacy CK 65261
  45. Lea: Ariel's Aria Great Big World Listen Good 00261 20322
  46. Loreena McKennitt: Prospero's Speech (McKennitt/Wm.Shakespeare) The Mask and Mirror Warner Bros. 9 45420-2
  47. William Ogmundson & Jessica Goodlin: Out of This Wood (Wm.Ogmundson/Wm.Shakespeare) Orpheus self 00261 21782
  48. Grace Griffith: Make Our Garden Grow (Leonard Bernstein / Richard Wilbur) Sands of Time Blix Street G2-10078
  49. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Indigo Girls, Greg Klyma, Larry Murante, Mae Robertson, Eddie Holstein, Byrd & Street, Gilmary Doyle-Andrews, Dean Stevens

CD of the week: Gilmary Doyle-Andrews

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Claudia Nygaard performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, May 1 at 8:15.

The Sons of the Never Wrong perform for the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, May 3 at 7. 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

Bonne Koloc performs for the Prairie Center for the Arts, 201 Schaumburg Ct., Schaumburg, Saturday, May 2 at 8. 847-895-3600

Michael Smith performs at the Maple Street Chapel, Main & Maple, Lombard, Saturday, May 2 at 7:30. 630-627-0171

John Gorka performs for the Acoustic Renaissance Concert series, at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 17 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Saturday, May 9 at 8. 708-802-0236

The Teflons throw their album release party Sunday, May 17 at 2 pm at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. 492-8860 / evanstonspace.co