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Octomber 17, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Incredible String Band: How Happy I Am (Mike Heron) The Incredible String Band Elektra EKS-7322
  3. The Four Bitchin' Babes: A Happy Song (Nancy Moran) Diva Nation Hem and Haw 002
  4. Chuck Brodsky: Happy Little World A Fingerpainter's Murals Waterbug WB0011
  5. Fairport Convention: The Happy Man (trad,arr/ Chris Leslie) XXXV Compass 7 4332 2
  6. Earl Scruggs w/ Lester Flatt, et.al.: The Ballad of Jed Clampett (Paul Henning) The Essential Earl Scruggs Columbia Legacy C2K 90858
  7. Irving Taylor w/Dewey Fogg & the Beavers: Garbage Collector in Beverly Hills (trad/Taylor) The Whimsical World of Irving Taylor Warner Bros. W1352
  8. Earl Scruggs w/ The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Jeff Hanna: Tramp on the Street (G&H Cole) I Saw the Light Columbia Legacy CK92793
  9. Emmylou Harris: Jerusalem Tomorrow (David Olney) Cowgirl's Prayer Asylum 9 61541-2
  10. Mahalia Jackson: Walking to Jerusalem In the Upper Room Proper INTROCD2053
  11. The Weavers: New Jerusalem (trad, arr-adapt.Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  12. Joan Baez: Jerusalem (Steve Earle) Bowery Songs Proper PRPCD029
  13. Steve Martin w/ Vince Gill & Dolly Parton: Pretty Flowers The Crow Rounder 011661063723
  14. Jean Ritchie & Oscar Brand w/ Tom Paley: Paper of Pins (trad) Courtin's a Pleasure Elektra EKL 122
  15. A. Heather Wood: Keys of Canterbury (trad) The Love That I Have Chosen self
  16. Joe Jencks: Bracero (Phil Ochs) Links in a Chain Turtle Bear TBM060109-1
  17. Tom Russell: Who's Gonna Build Your Wall? Wounded Heart of America Hightone HCD8196
  18. Earl Scruggs & friends: Earl's Breakdown The Ultimate Collection Live at the Ryman Rounder 1161-0618-2
  19. John Batdorf & James Lee Stanley: 19th Nervous Breakdown (Keith Richards / Mick Jagger) All Wood and Stones Beechwood BR24702
  20. Archie Fisher: Jock Stewart (trad) The Man With a Rhyme Folk-Legacy CD-61
  21. James Keelaghan: McConnville's House of Cards Borealis BCD198
  22. Enoch Kent: Tim Finnegan's Wake (trad) I'm a Rover Second Avenue SAS2012
  23. Debra Cowan: Alcohol (Ray Davies) Fond Desire Farewell Falling Mountain FM1054
  24. Lennie Gallant: Tonight I'll Drive You Home If We Had a Fire Fontana 0209519
  25. Rosanne Cash: 500 Miles (Hedy West, add.verses R.Cash) The List Manhattan-EMI 509996 96576 27
  26. Antje Duvekot: Long Way The Near Demise of the High Wire Dancer Black Wolf BW008
  27. Cliff Eberhardt: 500 Miles (Hedy West) Red House RHRCD221
  28. The Four Bitchin' Babes: Metric Is Coming (Deirdre Flint) Diva Nation Hem and Haw 002
  29. Danny Kaye: Inchworm (Frank Loesser) The Best of Danny Kaye Music Club MCCD 233
  30. David Mallett: Inches and Miles Flying Fish FF70110
  31. Steve Martin: Wally on the Run The Crow Rounder 011661063723
  32. Preston Reed: Fun with Wally Pointing Up Flying Fish FF244
  33. Martin Simpson: Done It Again True Stories Compass 745232
  34. Battlefield Band: Robber Barons (Alan Reid) Zama Zama - Try Your Luck Temple COMD2102
  35. James Keelaghan: House of Cards Borealis BCD198
  36. Kate MacLeod: The Inner Man Blooming Waterbug WBG0089
  37. Roseanne Cash w/ Bruce Springsteen: Sea of Heartbreak (Hal David/Paul Hampton) The List Manhattan-EMI 509996 96576 27
  38. John Flynn: Pleasures of the Harbor (Phil Ochs) Two Wolves Metta/Four 00342
  39. John Renbourn: Lord Franklin (trad,arr.Renbourn) The Definitive Transatlantic Collection EMI CD560
  40. Zoe Mulford: Open Water Bonfires Azalea City ACCD-0906
  41. Emmylou Harris: Gone Gone (composer uncredited) Songbird - radio sampler Rhino
  42. Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny IrionSarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion: Exit 49 Folksong RTE 8 no#
  43. Martin Simpson: Home Again True Stories Compass 745232
  44. Emmylou Harris: A Ways to Go (Lainie Marsh) Cowgirl's Prayer Asylum 9 61541-2
  45. James Keelaghan: Safe Home House of Cards Borealis BCD198
  46. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Four Bitchin' Babes, Joe Jencks, James Keelaghan, Lennie Gallant, Roseanne Cash, Martin Simpson, Battlefield Band, Kate MacLeod, Zoe Mulford

CD of the week: James Keelaghan

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

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

Emmylou Harris performs at 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

Kate MacLeod and Kat Eggleston perform at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, October 23 at 8:15.
Kevin Danzig will be there October 30

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, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. October 24 at 7.
Earl Scruggs & Family & Friends will be there Saturday, November 7 at 7 & 10. 773-728-6000

Antje Duvekot performs at Stage Left, adjacent to the Woodstock Opera House, 125 Van Buren St., Woodstock, Saturday, October 24 at 8. 815-479-9933

Antje Duvekot, also performs, along with Lucy Kaplansky at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, Sunday, October 25 at 8.
Mark Dvorak and Michael Smith are there on Sunday, October 18 at 7.

The Guthrie Family Rides Again perform at the McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Fawell & Park Blvds., Glen Ellyn, Friday, October 23 at 8. 630-942-4000