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October 2, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Judy Collins: Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen/E.Y.Harburg) Paradise Wildflower 1329
  3. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Rainbow's End / Pot of Gold (Marcy Marxer) Pillow Full of Wishes Rounder 8086
  4. Judy Small: Let the Rainbow Shine Crafty Maid 011
  5. Archie Fisher: Ride Through the Rainbow Windward Away Red House 124
  6. The Steeldrivers: Where Rainbows Never Die (Chris Stapleton-Ronnie Bowman) Reckless Rounder 11661 06242
  7. Gordon Lightfoot: Red Velvet A Painter Passing Through Reprise 946949-2
  8. Ken Whiteley w/ Joanna Chapman-Smith: Urge for Going (Joni Mitchell) Another Day's Journey Borealis 203
  9. Rhythm Angels: Listen to October (Celeste Krenz-Liz Barnez- John Magnie) (Folkstage - November 21, 2009) WFMT recording (also on Girls Like Us High Horse 5875)
  10. Chris Kokesh: Planting a Garden in October October Valentine self 02
  11. Great Big Sea: Over the Hills (trad-Bob Hallett) Safe Upon the Shore self 010
  12. Old Blind Dogs: Banks of the Nile (trad,arr. OBD) Wherever You May Be Compass 74542-2
  13. Ewan MacColl: The Press Gang (trad) Black and White Green Linnet 3058
  14. Dar Williams w/ Sara & Sean Watkins: The Christians and the Pagans Many Great Companions Razor & Tie 7930183112-2
  15. Kevin So: Stronger Side By Side Life Solo Akoustic WingBone 0519
  16. Laura Love: (Welcome to) Pagan Place Koch 8478
  17. Lauren Molina: Rollerskate Sea for Two Mother West 0109
  18. Geoff Packard: Tom's Song (G.Packard-DC Anderson/G.Packard- Ben Magnuson) Fairy Tales and Fortunes self 84501 33801
  19. Michael J. Miles: Pretty Boy Floyd (Woody Guthrie) The Magic Banjo Right Turn on Red no#
  20. John Forster & Tom Chapin: The Chief Executive Chain Gang Broadsides Sundance 82148 10242
  21. Carey Creed: The Wallet Song Azalea Sampler 3 - Songs for a Changing World Azalea City 11781 09012
  22. Ali Marcus: Recession Blues The Great Migration Turtle Rock 6
  23. Buffy Sainte-Marie: Welcome, Welcome Emigrante The Best of Buffy Sainte-Marie, Vol. 2 Vanguard 33/34
  24. West Side Story (orig.cast-Marilyn Cooper-Chita Rivera): America (Leonard Bernstein/Stephen Sondheim) Columbia 60724
  25. Firesign Theatre: You Ain't Got No Friends on the Left How Can You Be in Two Places at Once When You're Not Anywhere at All Columbia 85774
  26. Candide (1989 cast - Christa Ludwig): I Am Easily Assimilated (Leonard Bernstein) DG 429734-2
  27. Michael J. Miles: Firefly Sonata II New Century Suite Right Turn on Red 83707 99582
  28. Hanneke Cassel: We Are Dancer / Velvet Flower For Reasons Unseen self 2009
  29. Judy Collins & Stephen Stills: Last Thing on My Mind (Tom Paxton) Paradise Wildflower 1329
  30. Terence Martin: I'll Take the Blame (T.Martin-Gregory Hicks) The Last Black and White TV Good Dog 007
  31. Dar Williams: I'll Miss You Many Great Companions Razor & Tie 7930183112-2
  32. Suzanne Vega: Some Journey Close Up, Vol. 1, Love Songs Amanuensis 2501
  33. Gordon Lightfoot: Ghosts of Cape Horn Songbook Reprise Rhino 75802
  34. Martin Simpson: Rounding the Horn (trad,arr.Simpson) The Bramble Briar Topic 513
  35. Harvard Lampoon: Cape Horn (Jonathan Cerf/Peter Gabel) The Surprising Sheep and Other Mind Excursions Epic 26462
  36. The Weavers: Santy Anno (trad,arr.Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard 147/50
  37. Ben Bullington: Satisfaction Garage self 84501 39184
  38. Andrew Calhoun: Garage Where Blue Meets Blue Waterbug 0049
  39. Joan Baez & The Lilly Brothers: Satisfied Mind (PD) Live at Newport Vanguard 77015-2
  40. Grace Griffith: Make Our Garden Grow (Leonard Bernstein/Richard Wilbur) Sands of Time Blix St.10078
  41. David Ackles: House Above the Strand Five & Dime Raven 188
  42. Anne Hills: Enough Angle of the Light Flying Fish 70648
  43. The Fantasticks (orig.cast-Kenneth Nelson-Rita Gardener): They Were You (Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones) Polydor 821943-2-Y-1
  44. Candide (orig. B'way cast - Robt.Rounseville-Barbara Cook): Make Our Garden Grow (Leonard Bernstein/Richard Wilbur) Columbia 48017
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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