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Octomber 3, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Phil Ochs: Cross My Heart Pleasures of the Harbor A&M SP4133
  3. Claire Lynch: Great Day in the Mornin' (Dana Cooper) Whatcha Gonno Do Rounder 11661-0606-2
  4. Jonathan Edwards: That's What Our Life Is Rollin' Along Strictly Country Records SCR-68
  5. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Good to be Alive (Matraca Berg - Troy Verges) Speed of Life Sugar Hill SUGCD-4058
  6. Bob Gibson: That's the Way It's Gonna Be (Bob Gibson/Phil Ochs) The Living Legend Years Bob Gibson Legacy BGL 1001
  7. Greg Greenway: Tape From California (Phil Ochs) What's That I Hear Sliced Bread CDSB71176
  8. Bop Ensemble: California Dreamin' (John & Michele Phillips) Between Trains Cordova Bay CBR-0692
  9. Rebecca Loebe: California Mystery Prize self 16892 05866
  10. Steve Martin w/ Mary Black: Calico Train (S.Martin) The Crow Rounder 011661063723
  11. Mike Seeger: Calico (trad) True Vine Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40136
  12. Ed Trickett: Calico Pie (Lear/Mastin) Gently Down the Stream of Time Folk-Legacy CD64
  13. Emmylou Harris: One Paper Kid (Walter Martin Cowart) Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town Mobile Fidelity MFSL-1-015
  14. Michael Troy: Ricky the Kid Romancing the Moon Troy Town 86851-3560-2
  15. Diana Jones: Ballad of the Poor Child Better Times Will Come Proper American PRPACD008
  16. The Wailin' Jennys: Motherless Child (trad, arr.Jennys) Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House Red House RHRCD220
  17. Fiddlers 4 (Bruce Molsky / Darol Anger): Greek Medley / Polly Put the Kettle On (trad,arr.Fiddlers 4) Fiddlers 4 Compass 74334-2
  18. Zoë Lewis: Cuppa Tea Sheep Dog Called Dog 8370731412
  19. Matt McGinn: Tell Me What the Tea Leaves Tell Me The Best of Matt McGuinn, Volume 2 Greentrax CDTRAX253
  20. Stan Freberg: The Boston Tea Party Stan Freberg presents the United States of America, Vol. 1 Rhino R2 72476
  21. Tom Paxton: We Can Have the Olympics Over at Our House One Million Lawyers and Other Disasters Flying Fish FF70356
  22. Tom Russell: American Rivers Blood and Candle Smoke Shout Factory 826663-11471
  23. Randy Newman: Burn On Guilty: 30 Years of Randy Newman Reprise Rhino R2 75567
  24. Bill Passalacqua w/ Darcy Deaville: It Used to Be a River Jack Rabbit and other Love Songs Reckless Pedestrian 91022 19482
  25. Odetta: No More Cane on the Brazos (trad) My Eyes Have Seen Vanguard 2046-2
  26. Carrie Newcomer: There Is a Tree The Geography of Light Philo11671-1253-2
  27. Girlyman: Trees Still Bend (Doris Muramatsu) Everything's Easy self GM003
  28. Simon & Garfunkel: Flowers Never Bend with the Rainfall (Paul Simon) Old Friends Columbia Legacy C3K 64780
  29. Anne Hills: Leaf Points of View Appleseed APRCD1119
  30. Phil Ochs: Draft Dodger Rag There But for Fortune Elektra 960832-2
  31. Tom Lehrer: The Folk Song Army The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner Rhino R2 79831
  32. John Forster: In the Closet Helium Philo CD1214
  33. Phil Ochs: I Ain't Marching Anymore There But for Fortune Elektra 960832-2
  34. Kate MacLeod: Road to Heaven Blooming Waterbug WBG0089
  35. John Gorka: Can't Get Over It So Dark You See Red House RHRCD223
  36. Emmylou Harris: Broken Man's Lament All I Intended to Be Nonesuch 480444-2
  37. Lynne Hanson: How Little Sleep Eleven Months self PLH200801
  38. Harry Gray: Sleepless The Rest of My World Meandering MRCD-152
  39. Merlin Snider: Insominia Right Here Barking Dog 00261 26292
  40. Tom Rush: Panama Limited (Bukka White) Tom Rush Collectors' Choice CCM-231-2
  41. Steve Goodman: City of New Orleans Live at the Earl of Old Town Red Pajamas RPJ-017
  42. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: I.C. Special Diving Duck DD10004
  43. John Gorka: Where No Monuments Stand So Dark You See Red House RHRCD223
  44. Kate MacLeod: As Far as the Heart Can See Blooming Waterbug WBG0089
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Claire Lynch, Jonathan Edwards, Bob Ensemble, Rebecca Loebe, Tom Russell, Girlyman, Anne Hills, Kate MacLeod, Lynne Hanson, Filisko & Noden

CD of the week: John Gorka

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Betty Soo performs Sunday, October 4 at 7 at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Evanston. 847-424-9800

Rick Pickren performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, October 9 at 8:15.
Kate MacLeod and Kat Eggleston will be there October 23

Anne Hills performs at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse, in the Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, Saturday, October 10 at 7. 847-945-0176

Fiddlers 4, who are Michael Doucet, Darol Anger, Bruce Molsky and Rasheed Eggleston, perform at the McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage. Fawell & Park Blvds., Glen Ellyn, Sunday, October 11 at 7.
The Guthrie Family Rides again is there October 23. 630-942-4000

Carrie Newcomer performs for the Acoustic Renaissance Concert series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 11 W. Maple, Sunday, October 11 at 6. 708-802-0236

Tom Rush performs at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. Sunday, October 11 at 7 PM. 773-728-6000
Phil Ochs Song Night with Greg Greenway, John Flynn, Joe Jencks, Jen Cass, Josh White, Jr. and Bonnie Koloc is at the Old Town School of Folk Music Saturday, October 24 at 7.

Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Ramblers perform at the Cadillac Palace Theatre on Randolph in Chicago, Thursday, October 22. Ticketmaster

Emmylou Harris performs a the Dominican University Performing Arts Center, 7900 W. Division, River Forest, Saturday, October 24 at 7:30. 708-488-5000

Kate MacLeod and Kat Eggleston performfor the Lake County Folk Club at the El Barrio Restaurant, 1122 Diamond Lake Rd., Mundelein, Sunday, October 18 at 7. 847-271-1584