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August 14, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Tom Jones: Did Trouble Me (Susan Werner) Praise & Blame Lost Highway B00114555-01
  3. Maybelle Carter w/The New Lost City Ramblers: Worried Man Blues (A.P.Carter) Old Time Music Vanguard 77011-2
  4. Paul's Creek: Gospel Plea (Carol Rifkin) Paul's Creek self 84501 30842
  5. Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore: Think About Your Troubles (Harry Nilsson) Saints & Sinners Remington Road 0683
  6. TR Ritchie: All My Troubles Seem Small Wild Horses Apex 005
  7. Tim Grimm: Sometimes Trouble Is a Gift The Back Fields Wind River 4035
  8. Abigail Washburn: Sometimes Song of the Traveling Daughter Nettwerk 0670030423 2
  9. We're About 9: All the Time (Brian Gundersdorf) Paperdust Stardust self 2008
  10. David J. Simon: Once Is Enough Riverpoint 00271 29479
  11. Krista Detor: Recklessness & Rust Chocolate Paper Suites Tightrope 255 102
  12. Joan Baez: Diamonds and Rust The Complete A&M Recordings A&M B0000828-02
  13. Lynn Miles: Rust Black Flowers Volume 1-2 True North 531
  14. The New Iberians: Rock Island Line (Huddie Ledbetter) Bon Temps Rouge PsycheDelta 121
  15. Stan Freberg & The Original Cast: Rock Island Line (Ledbetter/Freberg) Stan Freberg Capitol 7916272
  16. Lead Belly: Rock Island Line Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  17. The Music Man (new B'way cast): Rock Island (Meredith Willson) Atlantic 92915-2
  18. Tom Paxton: Life in the Key of C Looking for the Moon Appleseed 1069
  19. Tim Ryan: Key of C (Tim Ryan Roullier/Alex Harvey) Tried, True and Tested Warner Western 946610-2
  20. Free Hot Lunch: The People's Key (B.Hipkins) Penguin Love Flying Fish 410
  21. Abigail Washburn: Eve Stole the Apple Song of the Traveling Daughter Nettwerk 0670030423 2
  22. Tim O'Brien: You Ate the Apple Chicken & Egg Howdy Skies 1005
  23. Bill Cosby: The Apple To Russell, My Brother, Whom I Slept With Warner Bros. 91784-2
  24. Brad Colerick: Eve Ate the Apple Cottonwood Back 9 0401
  25. Carrie Newcomer: Stones in the River Before & After Rounder 11661-3276-2
  26. Geoff Bartley: The Language of Stones Blues Beneath the Surface Swallowtail 1001
  27. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Stones in the Road Columbia 64327
  28. Krista Detor: A Hundred Years More Chocolate Paper Suites Tightrope 255 102
  29. (Lynn) Adler & (Lindy) Hearne: A Hundred Years From Now (Adler-Tom Prasada-Rao-Hearne) To the Heart Spring Hollow 4856-0109
  30. Chris Walz: A Hundred Year's From Today (Victor Young - Ned Washington - Joe Young) (Midnight Special New Year's Eve Party - January 1, 2010) WFMT recording
  31. Fred Hellerman: Who Paid the Rent for Mrs. Rip Van Winkle? (Alfred Bryan/Fred Fischer) Caught in the Act Honeywind 107
  32. Diana Jones: Evangelina Better Times Will Come Proper American 008
  33. Ben Bedford: Twenty One Land of the Shadows Hopeful Sky 202
  34. Susan McKeown & Lorin Sklamberg: Prayer for the Dead (Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye / Kh'bin oysgeforn felder, veider, oy vey! / Deus Meus Adiuva Me) (trad, trans-arr.McKeown-Sklamberg) Saints & Tzadiks World Village 468089
  35. Gamble Rogers: Terminal Tavern including Freight Train (E.Cotten) and Wildwood Flower (trad-AP Carter) Oklawaha County Laissex-Faire Oklawaha 1004
  36. Wally Cox: There Is a Tavern in the Town (William Henry Hills) RCA Victor 78 rpm 2-5278
  37. Rudee Vallee: The Drunkard Song (There Is a Tavern in the Town) (Wm. Henry Hills) RCA Victor 78 rpm 24793
  38. Old Blind Dogs: Copper Kettle (trad.arr.OBD) Wherever Yet May Be Compass 745422
  39. Great Big Sea: Have a Cuppa Tea (Ray Davies) Safe Upon the Shore self 010
  40. Cliff Eberhardt: My Father's Shoes The Long Road Windham Hill 1092
  41. Mike Quick: My Father's Shoes Down Bullfrog Road Bullfrog 1
  42. LJ Booth: My Father's Shoes The Road That Leads Me Home Firefly Jar 004
  43. Krista Detor: Emma's Lullabye Chocolate Paper Suites Tightrope 255 102
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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O'Brien & Moore, David J. Simon, Tim O'Brien, Krista Detor, Susan McKeown & Lorin Sklamberg, Old Blind Dogs, Great Big Sea, LJ Booth

CD of the week: Krista Detor

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Tangleweed at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Saturday, August 21 at 7 and 10. Abigail Washburn is there September 11 at 8.

Carrie Newcomer performs a free concert as part of the Long Grove Music & Arts Council at the Towner Green in Long Grove, Sunday, August 22 at 4 PM. 847-722-8989