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August 15, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Joel Mabus: Am I Right? No Worries Now. . . Fossil 2009
  3. Alseep at the Wheel: Am I Right (Or Amrillo) (Jason Roberts) Reinventing the Wheel Bismeaux CD9566
  4. Magpie and Kim & Reggie Harris: You Were Right (Nita Leonino) Spoken in Love Long Tail LT003-2
  5. Gordon Bok & Cindy Kallet: Right Said Fred (Ted Dicks/Myles Rudge) Neighbors Timberhead Music THDCD008
  6. Keb' Mo': Am I Wrong (Kevin Moore) Martin Scorsese presents Keb' Mo' Epic EK90496
  7. Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne: You're Wrong (J.Voss) Sparkle and Shine Front Hall FHR-042CD
  8. Austin Lounge Lizards: Rasputin's HMO (Mark Graham - Tom Pittman) Never an Adult Moment Sugar Hill SUGCD3918
  9. Nichols & May: Bedside Manner Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314 558 457-2
  10. Camille West: Toe to Toe with the HMO Diva's Day Off Mother Tongue MTCD103
  11. Trifolkal (Laura Pole - Greg Trafidlo - Neal Phillips): Keep Your Body Healthy (John Forster) Foxfire Kira 4916
  12. Gallimaufry (w/Christine Gaylord): Kelligrew's Soiree (John Burke, PD) Dig Me a Ditch self
  13. Jean Redpath: The Kirk Swaree (trad) Now & Then Jean Redpath Records JR-110
  14. Barachois: Soiree avec Albin, Jaddus et Zelie-Anne - Lord McDonald's Reel, Pigeon on the Gatepost, (trad); Heather Hill, (Dan MacDonald); Miss McLeod's, (trad) House Party HPP5
  15. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Leona (D.Lader) On a Good Day. . . I Am Waterbug WGB
  16. Dry Branch Fire Squad: Leona (trad) Antiques and Inventions Rounder 0159
  17. Do I Hear a Waltz? (orig. 2000 cast - Alyson Reed): Everybody Loves Leona (Rodgers/Sondheim) Fynsworth Alley 302062126-2
  18. Jack Hardy: Ask Questions Rye Grass Great Divide JH1809
  19. Tommy Sands w/ Moya & Fionan: Time For Asking Why Let the Circle Be Wide Appleseed APRCD1114
  20. Sue Pyper: Why? Tail Lights in the Rain self TIR08
  21. Eric Andersen: Bumblebee The Best of Eric Andersen Vanguard VSD-7/8
  22. Joel Mabus: Poison in the Glass No Worries Now. . . Fossil 2009
  23. Hermione Gingold: The Borgias Are Having an Orgy (John Jowitt) La Gingold DRG MRS902
  24. Bert Jansch: Poison Sketches Temple COMD2035
  25. Tom Lehrer: Poisoning Pigeons in the Park The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino R2 79831
  26. Pete Seeger: The People Are Scratching (H.Martin-P.Seeger-E.Mars) God Bless the Grass Columbia Legacy CK65287
  27. Joel Mabus: Extra Poison No Worries Now. . . Fossil 2009
  28. Kathy Mattea: That's the Deal (Hugh Prestwood) The Innocent Years Mercury 088170130-2
  29. Jonathan Edwards: One More Trip Around the Sun (Al Anderson - Stephen Burton - Sharon Vaughn) Rollin' Along Strictly Country Records SCR-68
  30. Grit Laskin: My Turn A Few Simple Words Borealis BCD001
  31. Gina Forsyth: Everywhere I Am You Are Here Waterbug WBG0050
  32. Dar Williams: I'll Miss You Till I Meet You My Better Self Razor & Tie 79301829442
  33. Jean Redpath: Will Ye No Come Back Again (Neil Gow. Jr./Carolna Oliphant, PD) Lady Nairne Philo PH1087
  34. Tim & Mollie O'Brien: You'll Miss Me (Blind Alfred Reed) Always Lift Him Up Proper American PRPACD006
  35. The Red Clay Ramblers: Will You Miss Me (Carter Family) Twisted Laurel Flying Fish FF70055
  36. John McCutcheon: The Fiddler's Last Dance (J.McCutcheon-Paul Reisler) This Fire Appalsongs 2007
  37. Kathy Mattea: What Could Have Been (Beth Nielsen Chapman) Time Passes By Mercury 846975-2
  38. Allan Sherman: Let's All Call Up AT&T and Complain to the President March (Sherman-Busch) My Son the Box Rhino Handmade RHM2 7891
  39. Stan Freberg: Digit Dialing Demonstration - They Took Away Our Murrayhills Underground! Show #1 Capitol SM-2551
  40. Mike Seeger: The Wreck of the Tennesee Gravy Train (Uncle Dave Macon) Old Time Country Music Rounder CD0278
  41. Mike Seeger: Got No Silver nor Gold Blues (trad) Southern Banjo Songs Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40207
  42. Mike Seeger: Sail Away Ladies (trad) True Vine Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40136
  43. Mike Seeger: Freight Train (Elizabeth Cotten) True Vine Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40136
  44. The Pines: Meadows of Dawn Tremolo Red House RHRCD222
  45. Debra Cowan: The Darkest Hour Is Just Befoe the Dawn (Ralph Stanley) Fond Desire Farewell Falling Mountain FM1054
  46. Eric Andersen: Violets of Dawn Vanguard 79539-2
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Joel Mabus, Sons of the Never Wrong, Sue Pyper, Jonathan Edwards, The Pines

CD of the week: Joel Mabus

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Gina Forsyth performs Sunday, August 16 at at 7 Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston. 847-424-9800

Sons of the Never Wrong throw their CD release party, along with Michel Smith at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Friday, August 21 at 8. 773-728-6000

The Pines at the Uncommon Ground on Devon, 1401 W. Devon, Saturday, August 22 at 9:30. 773-465-9801

Jack Hardy & David Massengill as The Folk Brothers at the Fox Valley Folk Festival, September 6-7 at Island Park in Geneva.

Austin Lounge Lizards, Haines & Leighton, Kathy Mattea, John McCutcheon, Claudia Schmidt, Michael Smith, Randall Williams at the Midnight Special Folk Festival.