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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.

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