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January 9, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Krista Detor w/ Karine Polwart, Emily Smith & Rachel McShane: Clock of the World (K.Detor) Darwin Song Project, Shrewsbury 2009 Shrewsbury Folk Festival SFFCD01
  3. Joan Baez w/ Mary Black, Pat Crowley, piano: Ring Them Bells (Bob Dylan) Guardian 7243834989-2-5
  4. Dave Rawlings Machine: Bells of Harlem (D.Rawlings- Gillian Welch) A Friend of a Friend Acony ACNY-0908
  5. Pete Seeger: The Bells of Rhymney (P.Seeger/Idris Davies) Live in '65 Appleseed APRCD1118
  6. Jim & Jean: The Bells (Phil Ochs/E.A.Poe) Jim & Jean Philips PHM-200-182
  7. (Christine) Albert & (Chris) Gage: Bells of Joy (Kimmie Rhodes) At Anderson Fair Moon House MH2900
  8. Vagabond Opera (Lesley Kernochan): Milord (Marguerite Monnot/Georges Moustaki) The Zeitgeist Beckons self VO004
  9. Beckie Menzie: Let Yourself Go (Irving Berlin) Real Emotional Girl BEME003
  10. Carsie Blanton: Baby Can Dance Buoy self 0026127524
  11. Steve Goodman: Red, Red Robin (Harry Woods) Live at the Earl of Old Town Red Pajamas RPJ-017
  12. Good Ol' Persons: Rutabaga Boogie (Paul Shelasky) Old Time Bluegrass Music Bay 208
  13. Joe Crookston: Rutabaga Curl Able Baker Charlie & Dog Milagrito JBJO78
  14. Martin, Bogan & Armstrong: Barnyard Dance (Carl Martin) Rounder 2003
  15. Small Potatoes: Avocado (Pete Norman) Small Potatoes Alive! Spuds 0026120910
  16. Genticorum: L'avocatier (Drowsy Mimine / l'avocatier) (Pascal Gemme) Malins Plaisirs Roues et archets RA006
  17. Tom Dundee: The Ballad of George Colgate (WFMT Studio - September 2, 1974) WFMT Recording
  18. High Country: Donner Pass (Steve Pottier) Blue Highway Turquoise TR-5058
  19. Friction Farm: Donner Pass (Aiden Quinn-Christine Stay) 34 Degrees, 32 Minutes self 00261 20418
  20. Phil Ochs: The Ballad of Alfred Packer The Broadside Tapes 1 Smithsonian Folkways FD5362
  21. Rick Pickren: The Ballad of Alfred Packer (Jack Guinn) The Call: More Songs from the Lonesome Prairie Big Strike BSM90905
  22. (Michael) Flanders & (Donald) Swann: The Reluctant Cannibal At the Drop of a Hat EMI CDS7974642
  23. The Northside Southpaws (John Hasbrouck & Matt Gandurski): Blackberry Rag Stomp - Glide - Wobble Ruthless Rabbit RRR1967
  24. Carrie Rodriguez: Blackberry Blossom (trad, arr.Rodriquez, Holzen, Kegerreis) Live in Louisville Cardinal 202861362
  25. Guy Davis: Blackberry Ramble Skunkmello Red House RHRCD192
  26. Geoff Bartley: The Cat Song Put the Big Stone Down MCR-1006
  27. Christina Muir: The Cat's Meow Feet First Gaining Ground no#
  28. Megon McDonough: Butter Spirits in the Material World self 3710124315
  29. The Red Clay Ramblers: Hot Buttered Rum (C.W."Tommy" Thompson) Chuckin' the Frizz Flying Fish FF089
  30. Chris Stuart & Backcountry: Buttermilk Pie (Stuart-Beazley- Rosenberg-Tuttle) Mojave River Backcountry BCK-839
  31. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Old Lady Hearings (City Trader) That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  32. Buffy Sainte-Marie: Little Wheel Spin and Spin Running for the Drum Appleseed APRCD1117
  33. National Lampoon: Deteriorata (Guest/Hendra) Greatest Hits of the National Lampoon Uproar UP3854-2
  34. The Special Consensus: What Will Become of Me (Johnny Williams) Everything's Alright Pinecastle PRC1142
  35. My Sweet Patootie: You're Not the One (Sandra Swannell) Nowheresville Easy Bake EBR101
  36. Lance Brown: It's Not My Fault Too Busy to Work self 0026127281
  37. The Henhouse Prowlers: Walkin' Around in the Snow (James Weigel) A Dark Rumor self 8450218813
  38. Claudia Schmidt: Rock That Sucker Big Earful Red House RHR19
  39. Tom Chapin: Shovelin' (Holsteins - 11/6/87) WFMT recording
  40. Buffy Sainte-Marie: Easy Like the Snow Falls Down Running for the Drum Appleseed APRCD1117
  41. Rod MacDonald: The Coming of the Snow After the War Blue Flute BFM101
  42. Marianne Girard: Angel in the Snow Pirate Days self MPM02
  43. Jaimie Michaels: First Snow Crooked Frumdahart 1008
  44. Bop Ensemble: Snow on the Hill Between Trains Cordova Bay CBR-0692
  45. Dublin Gulch: Fill the Glass (Jim Schulz) Dirty Old Town self 0026127608
  46. Cara Dillon: The Parting Glass (trad, arr. C.Dillon- Sam Lakeman) Hill of Thieves Proper American PRPACD009
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Darwin Song Project, Vagabond Opera, Carsie Blanton, Geoff Bartley, My Sweet Patootie, Marianne Girard, Jamie Michaels, Bob Ensemble

CD of the week: My Sweet Patootie

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Special Consensus at the Maple Street Chapel, Main & Maple, Lombard, Sunday, January 10 at 3. 630-627-0171

Tom Paxton, with Small Potatoes at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Friday, January 15 at 8. 773-728-6000
Genticorum is at the Old Town School on Sunday, January 31 at 7.

The Northside Southpaws (John Hasbrouck & Matt Gandurski) perform at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, Friday, January 15 at 8:15. 630-969-9720

Henhouse Prowlers, as part of the Bluegrass Unlimited concert series, at the American Legion Hall, 1030 Central, Evanston, Saturday, January 16 at 8. 847-573-0443

Megon McDonough, also Sue Fink at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, Friday, January 15 at 8. 847-492-8860

Small Potatoes at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse, in the Deerfield Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Deerfied, Saturday, January 16 at 7. 847-945-0176