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March 6, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Tim Grimm: Amber Waves (Tim Grimm-Jason Wilber) Farm Songs Vault 009
  3. Buffy Sainte-Marie: America the Beautiful (Samual A. Ward / Katherine Lee Bates, arr.-add.lyric Ste-Marie) Running for the Drum Appleseed APRCD1117
  4. Terri Hendrix: Acre of Land Spiritual Kind Wilory WR30008
  5. Adrienne Young & Little Sadie: Plow to the End of the Row (A.Young-W.Kimbrough) AddieBelle 28092 77777
  6. David Mallett: Don't Ask Me Alright Now North Road NRCD71909
  7. Jeff & Janis: Tsena Tsena (Issachar Miron-Julie Grossman/ Y.Hagiz) At Last self 83707 55242
  8. Beoga: Mary Danced with Soldiers (Paul Kennerley) The Incident Compass 744992
  9. Grace Pettis: Dancing Grace Pettis Blue Rock BRA-CD1020
  10. Good Lovelies: Cheek to Cheek Good Lovelies self GL002
  11. The Steel Wheels: Dance Me Around the Room (Trent Wagler) Red Wing self 00261 29137
  12. Peggy Seeger: I'm Gonna Be an Engineer Period Pieces Tradition TCD 1078
  13. The Four Bitchin' Babes (Deirdre Flint): New Shoes / New Tools Diva Nation Hem & Haw 002
  14. Martyn Joseph: This Being Woman Evolved PipePRCD019
  15. Carol Elizabeth Jones: I've Endured (David & Ola Belle Reed) Cataloochee 5-String 5SP08001
  16. Red Molly: Poor Boy (Jonathan Byrd) James self 84501 27407
  17. Woody Guthrie: Poor Boy My Dusty Road Rounder 1166111622
  18. Mance Lipscomb: Willie Poor Boy The Best of Mance Lipscomb Arhoolie 537
  19. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/Olivia Colman and Sarah Hadland: Old Lady Hearings (The Traffic Warden) That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Four BBC Audio
  20. The Foremen: Dear Parking Offender (Roy Zimmerman) What's Left? Reprise 946246-2
  21. Conception Corporation: Dunk the Cop (fr. Conception Land) Complete Conception Rhino RHM2 7728
  22. Fiorello! (orig.B'way cast - Pat Stanley): I Love a Cop (Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick) Angel ZDM7243 5 65023 2 1
  23. Gordon Bok: The Seals / Captive Water / The Beaches of Lukannon Other Eyes Timberhead Music
  24. Danu: Garech's Wedding (P.Moloney) / Reel Gan Ainm (trad) / Cliffs of GlenColmCille (trad) (all arr.Danu) The Road Less Traveled Shanachie 78057
  25. Solas: Hugo's Big Reel (Seamus Egan) The Turning Tide Compass 7 45302
  26. Shelley Miller: All the Way Down When It's All Gone, You Come Back self MIL0003
  27. Good Lovelies: Down Down Down Good Lovelies self GL002
  28. Grada: Bottom of the Hill Natural Angle Compass 7 45282
  29. June Shellene: We Won't Let It Bring Us Down Wait 'Til Midnight Ends self 02987 02962
  30. Pat Wictor: Flight 1549 Living Ever-Lovin' Live Risky Disc RDR008
  31. Blue Line Riders: I Hate It When That Happens to Me (John Prine) The Postman Delivers: A Tribute to John Prine (compilation) Strobe no#
  32. Dean Milano: Life Is Like a Plastic Model Kit Vestiges Kira 3210
  33. Greg Trafidlo: (Life Is Like a) Grocery Coupon (G.Trafidlo-Ron Sowell) Carved in Song Kira 3456
  34. Pat & Victoria Garvey: Life Is Like a Rand McNally Map Songs: 1965-1971 self no#
  35. The Chieftains w/ Ry Cooder: The Sands of Mexico (Ry Cooder) San Patricio Hear HRM 31321-02
  36. Coco & Lafe: Mexico (A Song for Lance) (Coco Kallis) Uncovered SkyHunter SKIr2009
  37. Steve Earle: Poncho and Lefty (Townes Van Zandt) Townes New West NW6164
  38. The Chieftains w/ Carlos Nunez: Sailing to Mexico (Paddy Moloney) San Patricio Hear HRM 31321-02
  39. Great Big Sea: Rocks of Merasheen (trad,arr.GBS) Fortune's Favour self GBS-0009
  40. Gregory Alan Isakov: That Sea, the Gambler self 20673 30732
  41. James Gordon: At the Whim of the Wind & the Sea My Stars Your Eyes Borealis BCD200
  42. The Once: Sail Away to the Sea (Dave Cousins) The Once self 75020 95722
  43. Bob Zentz: Horizons Folk-Legacy CD-139
  44. Laurie Lewis: Unfinished Life (Kate Wolf) Blossoms Spruce & Maple SMM2005
  45. Red Molly: The Last Call (Anthony da Costa) James self 84501 27407
  46. Gloria Attoun: I'm Finally Here Gloria Attoun CAT 029
  47. 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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Tim Grimm, Grace Pettis, Good Lovelies, Steel Wheels, Martyn Joseph, Red Molly, Carol Elizabeth Jones, Gordon Bok, Solas, Shelley Miller, Grada, June Shellene, Coco & Lafe, Steve Earle, The Chieftains, Great Big Sea, The Once, James Gordon, Bob Zentz, Laurie Lewis

CDs of the week: Red Molly, Grace Pettis

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Chieftains at Symphony Center, Michigan near Adams, Sunday March 7 at 3 PM. 312-294-3000

Jeff & Janis at Congregation Ezra-Habonim, 4500 Dempster, Skokie, Sunday, March 7 at 3. 847-675-4141 / email

Dean Milano sings and autographs his book, along with Tricia Alexander, Andrew Calhoun, and Russ & Diane Ward at the Woodstock Folk Festival concert series at Stage Left Cafe, Woodstock Town Square, Woodstock, Sunday, March 7 at 2. 815-479-9933

There's a CD release party for the new John Prine tribute CD The Postman Delivers, featuring over a dozen local artists at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia Ave., Chicago, Sunday, March 7 at 8. 773-278-8784 / web site (All proceed benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Found.)

Tim Grimm & Jan Lucas perform at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, March 12 at 8:15. Sparky & Rhonda Rucker at there March 19. 630-969-9720

Shelley Miller performs at an album release party for her new CD at Martyr's, 3855 N. Lincoln, Friday, March 12 at 9. 773-404-9494

David Mallett performs for the Hogeye Folk Arts, Ltd. concert series at the Lake Street Church, Lake & Chicago, Evanston, Saturday, March 13 at 7:30.
John Forster is there March 27. 847-475-6165

Danu performs at the McAninch Arts Center at the College of DuPage, 22nd St. & Park Blvd., Sunday, March 14 at 7.
John Gorka & Susan Werner are there Friday, March 26. 630-942-4000

Great Big Sea, March 19 & 20 at the House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn Pkwy., Chicago 877-598-8703 / web site

Battlefield Band, along with Liz Carroll at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Friday, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, March 12 at 7 and 10 PM.
Peggy Seeger is there Sunday, March 28. 773-728-6000