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July 3, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Thom Bishop: Saturday Evening Special Bullit 1325
  3. Tracy Chapman: Bang Bang Bang Matters of the Heart Elektra 9 61215-2
  4. The Arrogant Worms: Let There Be Guns Gift Wrapped Oglio 89130-2
  5. Chuck Brodsky: Blow 'Em Away A Fingerpainter's Murals Waterbug 0011
  6. Christine Lavin: More Than 1,000,000 Americans Happy Dance of the Xenophobe Yellow Tail 10022
  7. Roy Zimmerman: Singalong Second Amendment Real American Metaphor 923
  8. Stan Freberg: The Declaration of Independence Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America, Vol. 1 Rhino 72476
  9. Buffy Sainte-Marie: America the Beautiful (Samuel A. Ward/ Kathryn Lee Bates, adapt.arr.B.Ste-Marie) Running for the Drum Appleseed 1117
  10. Mickey Rooney: You're a Grand Old Flag (Geo.M.Cohan) Mickey Rooney Sings George M. Cohan RCA Victor LPM-1520
  11. Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen: The Star-Spangled Banner (trad/Francis Scott Key, arr.John Cacavas) Gallant Men Capitol 2643
  12. I See Hawks In L.A.: Byrd From West Virginia (Rob Waller / Paul Lacques) California Country self 003
  13. Bonnie Koloc: Just Like a Woman (Bob Dylan) Beginnings (Earl of Old Town, June 29, 1969) Mr. Biscuit 04
  14. Joni Mitchell: Woman of Heart and Mind For the Roses Asylum 5057-2
  15. Punch Brothers: Missy Antifogmatic Nonesuch 521980-2
  16. Tom Paxton: Annie's Going to Sing Her Song The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmde 7870
  17. Annie Get Your Gun (orig. 1966 cast - Ethel Merman): You Can't Get a Man with a Gun (Irving Berlin) RCA Victor 1124-2
  18. Joel Mabus: Charlie Birger No Worries Now. . . Fossil 2009
  19. Dave Van Ronk: Hang Me, Oh Hang Me (trad) Inside Dave Van Ronk Fantasy 24710-2
  20. Tim O'Brien: Not Afraid O' Dyin' Chicken & Egg Howdy Skies 1005
  21. Jeni & Billy: If I Ever Get Ten Dollars (Hankins-Kemp) Longing for Heaven Jewell Ridge 005
  22. Roy Zimmerman: Buddy, Can You Spare a Trillion Dollars?" Real American Metaphor 923
  23. Emma's Revolution: TEA Party Song
  24. Janis Joplin: Mercedes Benz (J.Joplin-M.McClure) Pearl Columbia Legacy 90282
  25. Tom Payne: I Will Work for Food Ten Lucky Pennies Waterbug 0022
  26. Truckstop Honeymoon: Bargain Hunting (Mike West - Katie Euless) Homemade Haircut Squirrel 1055
  27. Henhouse Prowlers: 10 Miles More (Naomi Ashley) A Dark Rumor self 84502 18813
  28. Eliza Lynn: Not 10 Miles Frisky or Fair Civility 0793
  29. Sam Bush: Eight More Miles to Louisville (Grandpa Jones) King of My World Sugar Hill 3987
  30. Jean Ritchie: One More Mile Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade 7867
  31. Lou & Peter Berryman: An Hour Away House Concert Cornbelt 12
  32. The Elders: Send a Prayer Live at the Gem Theater Pub Tone 111592
  33. Craig Bickhardt: Prayers for You Brother to the Wind Stone Barn 1003
  34. Ruth & Max Bloomquist: A Wedding Prayer (Ruth Bloomquist) Turn Back a Page Ruby 110
  35. Eileen Ivers: Nearer My God to Thee Crossing the Bridge Sony 60746
  36. Greg Greenway: Summer Song Live Face 003
  37. Ellis Paul: Once Upon a Summertime (Ellis Paul / Kristian Bush) The Day After Everything Changed Black Wolf 0010
  38. Bruce Springsteen: 4th of July Asbury Park (Sandy) Hammersmith Odeon, London '75 Columbia 8287677995-2
  39. Bonnie Koloc: Summertime (Geo. & Ira Gershwin) Beginnings (Earl of Old Town, June 29, 1969) Mr. Biscuit 04
  40. Red Horse (Lucy Kaplansky/John Gorka / Eliza Gilkyson): Poor Wayfaring Stranger (trad) Red Horse Red House 233
  41. Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore: Saints and Sinners (David Francey) Remington Road 0683
  42. Red Horse (Lucy Kaplansky/John Gorka / Eliza Gilkyson): Sanctuary (Eliza Gilkyson) Red Horse Red House 233
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Roy Zimmerman, Punch Brothers, Tim O'Brien, Jeni & Billy, Truckstop Honeymoon, Ruth & Max Bloomquist, Bonnie Koloc, Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore, Red Horse

CD of the week: Red Horse

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Irish American Heritage Center Festival, 4646 N. Knox, Chicago, features Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul, The Makem & Spain Brothers, Whitey O'Day, The Elders and more, Friday-Sunday, July 9-11. 773-282-7035

Bonnie Koloc at the Woodstock Opera House, 121 Van Buren St. Woodstock, Saturday, July 17 at 8. 815-338-5300

The Woodstock Folk Festival, on the Town Square of Woodstock, features Amy Beth, Joel Mabus, The Flyin' A's, Meg Hutchinson, The Henhouse Prowlers, Greg Greenway and the Sons of the Never Wrong, Sunday, July 18 from noon til 6:30. 815-479-9933