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Octomber 31, 2009

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  1. The Folktellers (Barbara Freeman & Connie Regan): The Ghoul (Jakc Prelutsky) Chillers Mama-T 2
  2. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  3. Richard Shindell: Are Hour Happy Now? Sparrow's Point Shanachie 8002
  4. (Kelly) Armor & (David) Sturtevant: Halloween (Sturtevant) You Dance Like You Drive Tatema 1003D
  5. Kat Eggleston: Trick or Treat Second Nature Waterbug WBG0005
  6. Lennie Gallant: Tell Me a Ghost Story If We Had a Fire Fontana 0209519
  7. John McCutcheon: Oh, Death (trad) Sprout Wings and Fly Rounder 11661-0406-2
  8. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Death and Ice Cream The Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  9. A Little Night Music (orig.B'way cast - Patricia Elliott - Victoria Mallory): Every Day a Little Death (Stephen Sondheim) Columbia Legacy SK 65284
  10. John Jackson: Death Don't Have No Mercy (Rev.Gary Davis) Front Porch Blues Alligator ALCD4867
  11. The Incredible String Band: My Name Is Death (Robin Williamson) 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion Collectors' Choice CCM-289-2
  12. Bill Cosby: Rigor Mortis I Started Out as a Child Warner Bros 2-1567
  13. Sweet Honey in the Rock: Oh Death (Bernice Johnson Reagon) Selections 1976-1988 Flying Fish FF667/668
  14. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau w/ Gerald Moore: Der Erlkonig (Schubert/Goethe) Schubert 21 Lieder EMI CDM-7695032
  15. Jerry Robin: Erlkonig - the commercial private recording
  16. Steve Gillette: The Erlking Steve Gillette Vanguard VMD79251
  17. David Roth: Halloween Think Twice Wind River WR4029
  18. Carly Sciaky: Halloween, Part 2 (Sciaky-3rd Grade of Clyde Miller Elementary, Aurora, CO) Wishes and Dreams Alacazam! ALA 2006
  19. Shel Silverstein: Monsters I've Met The Best of Shel Silverstein Columbia CK 94722
  20. Steve Robinson w/ John Bruce Yeh, David Cunliffe, Marta Aznavoorian: The Willies (Vivian Fung/Billy Collins) The Billy Collins Suite: Songs Inspired by His Poetry Cedille CDR9000 115
  21. John McCutcheon: Halloween Autumnsongs Rounder 8037
  22. The Folktellers: Old Woman All Skin and Bones (trad) Chillers MamaT 2
  23. Cindy Mangsen: The Griesly Bride (Tom Campbell/John Manifold) Long Time Traveling Compass Rose CRM-8CD
  24. William Mooney: Taily-Po (trad) Half-Horse, Half-Alligator RCA VDM-113
  25. Joan Baez: The Magic Wood (Peter Schickele/Henry Treece) Baptism Vanguard 797212
  26. Jean Ritchie: A Haunt Tale / The Unquiet Grave (trad) Singing Family of the Cumberlands Riverside RLP-12-653
  27. (Kevin)Danzig & (Cat)Woolley: Halloween in Marblehead The Key Eclectic 2001
  28. John Allison: Mammy Redd Witches and War-Whoops Smithsonian Folkways FH 5211
  29. Sarah Stockwell: I But a Little Girl (Bob Franke) Dark of the Moon Stockwell SS01
  30. Steeleye Span: Alison Gross (trad, arr. Steeleye) Spanning the Years Chrysalis 7243 8 3223626
  31. David Holt: The Magic Fiddle (trad/Clifton Johnson) The Hairy Man & Other Wild Tales High Windy LP
  32. Al Day: The Whispering Tree The Whispering Tree WFMT recording
  33. David Olney: Roses Phil CDPH 1137
  34. Pete Morton: Tam Lin (Folkstage - March 4, 2000) WFMT recording
  35. Bobby "Boris" Pickett: The Monster Mash Dr. Demento 20th Anniversary Collection Rhino RNLP-822
  36. Bill Cosby: Chicken Heart Wonderfulness Warner Bros. 1634-2
  37. Greg Brown: Monsters & Giants Bath Tub Blues Red House RHRCD 42
  38. Loreena McKennitt: All Souls Night The Visit Warner Bros. 9-26880-2
  39. The Yellow Room Gang - Kitty Donohoe: Must Be Halloween Happy New Day Yellow Room YRR009
  40. Sheena Wellington & Karine Polwart, et.al.: Halloween (J.Reid/V.Jacob) Scots Women Live from Celtic Connection 2001 Greentrax CDTRAX 213D
  41. Loreena McKennitt: Cymbeline (McKennitt/Wm.Shakespeare) The Visit Warner Bros. 9-26880-2
  42. Buffy Sainte-Marie: God Is Alive, Magic Is Afoot (B.Ste.Marie/Leonard Cohen) The Best of Buffy Sainte-Marie Vanguard VCD-3/4
  43. 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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These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Earl Scruggs family and friends at the Old Town School of Folk Music Saturday, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago. Saturday, November 7 at 7 & 10.
John McCutcheon be there Friday, November 13 at 8.
773-728-6000

Kitty Donohoe, and Randall Williams perform for the Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 11 W. Maple, Saturday, November 7 at 8. 708-802-0236

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen perform at the Off Square Music concert series in the Unitarian Chuch, 221 Dean St., Woodstock, Saturday, November 7 at 8. 815-338-5164

Ben Bedford performs at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse in the Deerfield Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield, Saturday, November 7 at 7. 847-945-0176

Sweet Honey in the Rock performs at Symphony Center, Michigan & Adams, Chicago, Sunday, November 15 at 3 PM. 312-294-3000

James McCandless holds his CD release party at Fitzgerald's, 6615 W. Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn, Sunday, November 15 at 3. 708-788-6670