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June 27, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Malinky: Pad the Road Wi Me (Mike Vass/trad, add.verses Steve Byrne) Flower & Iron Mad River MRCD1013
  3. Johnsmith: Right into Love Gravity of Grace Blue Pine 2009
  4. Bruce Piephoff: Song of the Open Road Clockwork Flyin' Cloud FC-056
  5. Barbara Dane: I Know Where I'm Going (trad) Anthology of American Folk Songs Tradition TCD1062
  6. Bruce Springsteen: Thunder Road Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Live / 1975-85 Columbia C3K65328
  7. Sally Rogers: Black Jack Davey (trad) We'll Pass Them On Red House RHRCD71
  8. The Tannahill Weavers: The Gypsy Laddie (trad,arr.Tannahill) The Best of the Tannahill Weavers 1979-1989 Green Linnet GLCD1100
  9. John Hartford: Gentle on My Mind RCA Country Legends Buddha 74465 99837-2
  10. Sue Fink: Boys Are So Sensitive Thoughts at an Intersection self 00261 27283
  11. Monty Python: Lumberjack Song (track 23) The Final Rip Off Virgin 7 86033-2
  12. Peter Alsop: Let the Woman in You Come Through Asleep at the Helm Flying Fish FF-034
  13. The Arrogant Worms: The Last Sensitive Cowboy Russell's Shorts self AW-555-2
  14. The True Endeavor Jug Band: Masculine Women Feminine Men (Leslie/Monaco) The Art of the Jug Band Prestige/Folklore 14022
  15. Bryan Bowers: Rufus and Beverly (Mark Graham) For You Flying Fish FF70524
  16. Grey De Lisle: The Jewel of Abilene The Graceful Ghost Sugar Hill SUGCD3985
  17. Bob Gibson: Abilene / 2:19 Blues Funky in the Country Bob Gibson Legacy BGL1002
  18. Lance Brown: 2:19 (Tom Waits - Kathleen Brennan) Too Busy to Work DEP-024
  19. Steve Gillette: Two Ten Train Texas & Tennessee Redwing RWMCD5404
  20. Bianca DeLeon: San Antonio Express Outlaws & Lovers O&L 1001
  21. Sue Fink: Formerly Chicago Thoughts at an Intersection self 00261 27283
  22. Modern Man: The New Ballgame (Rob Carlson-David Buskin) Assisted Living Inverted Turtle 003
  23. Susan Werner: Give Me Chicago Any Day (The Midnight Special Folk Festival - September 9, 2007) WFMT Recording
  24. Greg Brown: Your Town Now Dream City - Essential Recordings Vol. 2, 1997-2006 Red House RHRCD218
  25. Sharon Isbin with Mark O'Connor: Strings & Threads Suite (based on traditional tunes, by Mark O'Connor) Journey to the New World Sony 88697-45456-2
  26. Bill Cosby: The Lizard and the Mouse The Bill Cosby Collection Capitol-EMI 7 974492 3
  27. Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Tailor and the Mouse (trad) Richard Dyer-Bennet 6 - Songs with Young People in Mind Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD45053
  28. Battlefield Band: To a Mouse (Alan Reid / Robert Burns) The Road of Tears Temple COMD2098
  29. Diana Jones: Soldier Girl Better Times Will Come Proper American PRPACD008
  30. Hedy West: Cotton Mill Girls Hedy West Vanguard VRS-9124
  31. Nanci Griffith: Cotton's All We Got (N.Griffith-Charley Stefl- Thomm Jutz) The Loving Kind Rounder 11661-3275-2
  32. Jack Williams: High Cotton Laughing in the Face of the Blues Wind River WR4033CD
  33. Lead Belly: Cotton Fields (trad) Folkways: The Original Vision (revised and remastered) Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD4000
  34. Allan Sherman: Encron Is a Brand New Fiber My Son the Box Rhino Handmande RHM2 7891
  35. Ain't Misbehavin' (orig.cast-Amelia McQueen, Charlain Woodard, et.al.): When the Nylons Bloom Again (Fats Waller-George Marlon, Jr.) RCA 2965-2-RC
  36. Allan Sherman: Encron, Alive, Alive-O My Son the Box Rhino Handmande RHM2 7891
  37. Maggie McKaig & Luke Wilson: The Emperor's Clothes (trad) Storm Sessions self
  38. Tracy Grammer & Dave Carter: The Emperor Is Naked Today-O (Pete Seeger) If I Had a Song - The Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol. 2 Appleseed APRCD 1055
  39. Vienna Teng: In Another Life Inland Territory Zoe-Rounder 01143-1125-2
  40. Pete Morton: In Another Life Flying an Unknown Flag Harbour Town HARCD 048
  41. Sylvia Herold & Euphonia: I Crept Into the Crypt and Cried (Liz Anderson) The Old Jawbone Tuxedo TUXCD928
  42. Mike Breen: Past Lives Basilbone BBR-CD1002
  43. Willie Nelson - Waylon Jennings - Kris Kristofferson - Johnny Cash: Highwayman (Jimmy Webb) The Essential Johnny Cash Columbia Legacy C2K 86290
  44. Gilmary Doyle-Andrews: Once You're Dead Comes Up Grinning Pigeonbird 84501 091190
  45. (Christine) Albert & (Chris) Gage: Goodnight Blues (Tom Peterson) Dakota Lullaby Moon House MH2908
  46. DaVinci's Notebook: The Mickey Mouse Club theme (J.Dodd) Bendy's Law self DVN9099
  47. Carla Sciaky: Fathers Now Our Meeting Is Over (trad) Rewind: The Vinyl Years Propinquity PRCD1124
  48. 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:

Malinky, Johnsmith, Greg Brown, Diana Jones, Nancy Griffith, Sylvia Herold & Euphonia, Carla Sciaky

CD of the week: Malinky

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Sue Fink hosts her CD release party at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston, Sunday, June 28 at 7. 847-424-9800

Bianca De Leon performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, July 3 at 8:15. 630-969-9720