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January 23, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Harmonious Wail: Joie de Vivre (Sims Delaney-Potthoff) Resist Temptation Range RGR00009-2
  3. Charles Trenet: Y'a D'La Joie Anthologie Angel 2438-31393-2
  4. Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys: Reel de joie (Dewey Balfa) Live! Rounder CD6058
  5. Hot Soup: Tain't No Sin to Dance Around in Your Bones (Walter Donaldson/Edgar Leslie) Soup Happens Souper SMD049
  6. Harmonious Wail: I Like to Feel My Bones (Maggie Delaney-Potthoff) Resist Temptation Range RGR00009-2
  7. John Doyle & Karan Casey: Madam I'm a Darling (trad, arr.Doyle-Casey) Exiles Return Compass 745292
  8. Maighread & Triona Ni Dhomhnaill w/Donal Lunny: Spanish Lady (trad, arr.Dhomhnaill-Lunny) Between the Two Lights Green Linnet GLCD 3136
  9. Gordon Bok w/ Ann Mayo Muir: Dublin City (trad,arr.Bok) Bay of Fundy Folk-Legacy CD-54
  10. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Heart Like a Wheel Kate & Anna McGarrigle Warner Bros. BS2862
  11. Peter Cook: The Man Who Invented the Wheel The Misty Mr. Wisty Brit.Decca LK4722
  12. Larry Rand & Nicole Mendyk: Flat Tire Blues (L.Rand) Deep-dish Folk Junior Dog 84501 17639
  13. Bob Franke: Fuji Blues For Real Flying Fish FF368
  14. Jim Post: Bicycle Wheel (Kendell Kardt) (Earl of Old Town - October 20, 1974) WFMT Recording
  15. Jonathan Byrd: The Fifth Wheel The Law and the Lonesome Waterbug WBG0085
  16. Carrie Newcomer: A Simple Change of Heart Before and After Philo 1161-3276-2
  17. Jack Hardy: A Change of Heart Omens 1-800-PRIME CD PCD69
  18. Holly Near: Change of Heart (Near-Jim Scott-Derek Nakamto/H.Near) And Still We Sing Calico Tracks CTM0005
  19. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Come a Long Way (K.McGarrigle) Dancer with Bruised Knees Warner Bros. BS3014
  20. Claudia Schmidt & Her Funtet: We'll Be Together Again (Carl Fischer-Frankie Laine) Promising Sky Pragmavision 00261 28844
  21. Michelle Shocked: Come a Long Way Arkansas Traveler Mercury 314512101-2
  22. Drew Nelson: Highway 2 Beaulah Land Waterbug WBG87
  23. Claire Lynch: Highway Whatcha Gonna Do Rounder 11661-0606-2
  24. Harmonious Wail: Home at Last (Walter Becker/Donald Fagan) Resist Temptation Range RGR00009-2
  25. Jennifer Armstrong: Greatest Pleasure At the Table self JA1704
  26. Fraser & Debolt w/Ian Gunther: Pure Spring Water Fraser & Debolt Columbia C 30381
  27. Christopher Smith: Simple Pleasures Gravedigger's Boy Small Time 00261 21652
  28. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: NaCl (K.McGarrigle) Pronto Monto Warner Bros. BSK3248
  29. Tom Lehrer: The Elements The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 798301
  30. Les Barker: Administerium and the science of Unclear Physics Up the Creek Without a Poodle Mrs. Ackroyd DOG012
  31. Lou & Peter Berryman: Science Marches On Double Yodel Cornbelt CR10
  32. Sparky & Rhonda Rucker: Hard as Stone (R.Rucker) One Earth Tremont 68454 80092
  33. Carrie Newcomer: Before and After Philo 1161-3276-2
  34. Vance Gilbert: Heaven Help Us All (Ronald Miller) Angels Castles Covers Disismye 005
  35. Karan Casey & John Doyle: The False Lady (trad, arr.Casey-Doyle) Exile's Return Compass 745292
  36. Tony Cuffe: The Water O Wearie's Well (trad,arr.Cuffe) Sae Will We Yet Greentrax CDTRAX 243
  37. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Matapedia Hannibal HNCD1394
  38. Mike Regenstreif reading his piece: Kate McGarrigle's Legacy (from the Montreal Gazette) private recording
  39. Kate McGarrigle w/ Martha & Rufus Wainwright: Talk to Me of Mendicino (K.McGarrigle) The McGarrigle Hour Hannibal HNCD1417
  40. Geoff Bartley: Put the Big Stone Down MCR-1006
  41. Maura Kennedy: The Thing With Feathers Parade of Echoes Planned Effervescence no#
  42. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Why Must We Die (A&K McGarrigle/ A.McGarrigle-K.McGarrigle-Joel Zifkin) Matapedia Hannibal HNCD1394
  43. Susan Werner: After All of This Live at Club Passim Sleeve Dog SW-013
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Karan Casey & John Doyle, Carrie Newcomer, Sparky & Rhonda Rucker, Geoff Bartley

CD of the week: Carrie Newcomer

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Harmonious Wail opens the new cabaret series at the Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University in University Park, just off I-57 and Sauk Trail, Saturday, January 20 at 8. 708-235-2222

Rosanne Cash sponsored by the Old Town School of Folk Music, at the Harris Theater, Randolph at Columbus Dr., Friday, January 29 at 8.
Genticorum is at the Old Town School, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Friday, January 31 at 7.
(Bonnie Koloc is sold out.)

Jennifer Armstrong performs for Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd., at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago, Evanston, Saturday, January 30 at 7:30. 847-475-6165

Drew Nelson performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, Friday, January 29 at 8:15. 630-969-9720
Claudia Schmidt is there on February 26.

Vance Gilbert, along with Gilmary Doyle-Andrews performs for the Acoustic Renaissance Concert series at the Unitarian Church of Hinsdale, 11 W. Maple, Hinsdale, Sunday, February 14 at 6. 708-802-0236