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November 28, 2009

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Holly Near & Emma's Revolution: Swimming to the Other Side (Pat Humphries) We Came to Sing! Calico Tracks CTM0009
  3. Joe Jencks: Crossing Over Links in a Chain Turtle Bear TBM060109-1
  4. Houston Jones: Still Waters (Travis Jones) Jericho Road Summerhill SR-005
  5. Bryan Bowers: Crossing the Water (Bill Staines) Friend for Life Flying Fish 18964-0675-2
  6. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Pinocchio Adoption That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  7. Bruce Piephoff: Fransie Visits Pinocchio Slaughterhouse Flyin' Cloud FC-038
  8. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Pinocchio Lady That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  9. Acadamy Award Winnning Songs, Vol. 1 - 1934-45 - Cliff Edwards (fr. Pinocchio): When You Wish Upon a Star (Leigh Harline/Ned Washington) Rhino R2 72276
  10. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Pinocchio Goodbye That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  11. Steve Goodman: It's a Sin to Tell a Lie (Billy Mayhew) Jessie's Jig and Other Favorites Red Pajamas RPJ-010CD
  12. Christa Burch: Love of the Land (Robbie O'Connell) self CBSV-001
  13. Song of America - Otis Gibbs: The Farmer Is the Man (trad) Song of America - White 31 Tigers 1206546-6
  14. Anne Hills: The Farm Points of View Appleseed APRCD 1119
  15. Lisa Bigwood: Words Intrepid Mothersgirl MG803
  16. Donovan: To Sing For You (D.Leitch) The Pye History of British Pop Music - Donovan Pye 502
  17. Bob Gibson: Come For to Sing (trad) Joy! Joy! The Young and Wonderful Bob Gibson Riverside RVCD-9909-2
  18. Pete Seeger: If I Had a Hammer (Lee Hays-Pete Seeger) Live in '65 Appelseed APRCD1118
  19. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Acres of Clams (trad) The Lost Topic Tapes: Cowes Harbour 1957 Hightone HCD8175
  20. Loudon Wainwright III: Acres of Diamonds (Dick Connette, inspired by Russell H. Conwell) High Wide & Handson - The Charlie Poole Project 2nd Story 161-003
  21. Beth Wood: Don't Give Me Diamonds Beachcomber's Daughter Mehaffey 96873 02281
  22. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (orig.B'way cast - Carol Channing): Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend (Jule Styne/Leo Robin) Columbia Legacy SK 48013
  23. Utah Phillips: The Charge on Mother Jones (trad/Wm.Rogers, PD) The Long Memory Red House RHRCD83
  24. Ben Bedford: Mother Jones on the Line Land of the Shadows Hopeful Sky HSR202
  25. Tom Russell: The Most Dangerous Woman in America Blood and Candle Smoke Shout Factory 826663-11471
  26. Trillium: Rights of Man / Harvest Home / Boys of Bluehill (trad,arr.Trillium) Crossing the Stream Little Miracles (test pressing)
  27. Loreena McKennitt: Sacred Shabbat (trad,arr.L.McKennitt) From Istanbul to Athens - A Mediterranean Odyssey Quinlan Road B0013584-02
  28. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman, James Bachman & Sarah Hadland: Business Drinking Game That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  29. Henry Morgan: Twelve Bottles The Best of Henry Morgan Judson J 3016
  30. Lennie Gallant: Tonight I Drive You Home If We Had a Fire Fontana 0209519
  31. Susan Werner: A Hazy Shade of Winter (Paul Simon, w/ Vivaldi) Classics Sleeve Dog 34479 92915
  32. Dave Van Ronk: River (Joni Mitchell) Songs for Ageing Children Cadet CA 50044
  33. Anne Hills: Two Year Winter (Anne Hills / Bill Jones) Points of View Appleseed APRCD1119
  34. Traveler's Dream (Michael Lewis & Denise Wilson): Winter's Mythology (Michael Lewis) Cold Blows the Day self TD004
  35. Bill Cosby: Little Tiny Hairs Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner Bros. 1518-2
  36. Jugularity: Shaving Blues (Peter Vandiveloo, arr.Jugularity) Unjugged! Jug 004
  37. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb: Accelerator Razor That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  38. Joe Hickerson: Lather and Shave (trad) Joe Hickerson with a Gathering of Friends Folk-Legacy CD-39
  39. Caroline Herring: Song of the Wandering Angus (C.Herring/W.B.Yeats) Golden Apples of the Sun Signature Sounds SIG2025
  40. Thom Bishop aka Junior Burke: Song of the Wandering Angus (T.Bishop/W.B.Yeats) (April 13, 1974) private recording
  41. Judy Collins: Golden Apples of the Sun (J.Collins/W.B.Yeats) Maids and Golden Apples Wildflower WFL 1299-2
  42. Jim Post: Apple Picking Time (Kendell Kardt) Reach Out Together self 06805 08091
  43. Peter Mulvey: Bears Letters from a Flying Machine Signature Sounds SIG 2024
  44. Neil Young: I Am a Child The Bridge School Concerts, Vol. 1 Reprise 9362-46824-2
  45. John McCutcheon: Miracle (McCutcheon) / Step by Step (trad) Untold Appalsongs 2009
  46. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Holly Near & Emma's Revolution, Joe Jencks, Houston Jones, Mitchell & Webb, Christa Burch, Anne Hills, Lisa Bigwood, Loudon Wainwright, Peter Mulvey, John McCutcheon, Tom Russell

CD of the week: Anne Hills

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Trillium, with its CD release celebration, is at at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Saturday, December 5 at 8:00. 630-969-9720

Bryan Bowers performs at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse, in the Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Road, Deerfield, Saturday, December 5, at 7:00 PM. 847-945-0176

Susan Werner is at at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, Saturday, December 5 at 8. 847-492-8860
Anne Hills & Jamie O'Reilly give a holiday concert at S.P.A.C.E., Sunday, December 13.