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January 1, 2011
Mostly Requests

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Wizard of Oz (orig.soundtrk-Judy Garland): Over the Rainbow (Arlen/Harburg) Rhino 71964
  3. Priscilla Herdman - Anne Hills - Cindy Mangsen: At the Turning of the Year (Anne Hills) Heart & Hand 2000
  4. The Yellow Room Gang (Jim Bizer): Happy New Day Yellow Room 009
  5. Coyote Run: Lord of the Dance (David Doersch) Coyote Run Run Wild 83707 36632
  6. Jan Krist: Auld Lange Syne Fallow Ground Yellow Room 12
  7. Bryan Bowers: Auld Lange Syne (Robt.Burns, PD) Friend for Life Flying Fish 18964-0675-2
  8. Rolf Harris: The Court of King Caracticus Epic 26110
  9. Danny Kaye: The King's New Clothes (Frank Loesser) The Best of Danny Kaye Music Collection Int'l 233
  10. Tom Chapin: Martha & Oprah (Michael Mark/Tom Chapin) Common Ground Gadfly 271
  11. Pete Seeger: Words, Words Words Rainbow Race Omni 125
  12. Peter Mulvey: The Trouble with Poets Signature Sounds 1258
  13. Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette: Right Says Fred (Dicks-Rudge) The Light of the Day Compass Rose CRM-7CD
  14. Red Horse (Eliza Gilkyson / John Gorka / Lucy Kaplansky): I Am a Child (Neil Young) Red Horse Red House 233
  15. Peter, Paul & Mary: Autumn to May (trad, arr.PPM) Peter, Paul and Mary Warner Bros. 1449-2
  16. Judy Collins: Send in the Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) Judith Elektra 111-2 252 019
  17. Walter Huston: September Song (Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) Broadway's Greatest Leading Men Decca 314541634-2
  18. The Second City (Alan Arkin-Barbara Harris): Museum Piece The Second City Writhes Again Mercury
  19. Win Stracke: The 43rd Ward (WFMT Studio - ca. 1969) WFMT Recording
  20. The Grimm Brothers: Wack, Wack, Wacker Drive (private recording)
  21. Thom Bishop: Saturday Evening Special Bullit 45 rpm
  22. John Gorka: I'm From New Jersey Jack's Crows High Street 72902 10309-2
  23. Dave Van Ronk: Romping Through the Swamp (P.Stampfel) A Chrestomathy Gazelle GPCD 2007/8
  24. Duck's Breath Mystery Theater: Burger Wars Born to Be Tiled Rounder 3054
  25. Guy Clark: Homegrown Tomatoes Keepers Sugar Hill SHCD-1055
  26. Loudon Wainwright: White Winos Last Man on Earth Red House 158
  27. Pat Clinton: The House of Atrius (Somebody Else's Troubles - July 8, 1977) WFMT Recording
  28. Severn Darden: Oedipus The Sound of My Own Voice and Other Noises Mercury OCS 6202
  29. Tom Lehrer: Oedipus Rex The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino R2 79831
  30. Tom Paxton: Whose Garden Was This (Northwestern University Earth Day celebration - 1(?)/23/1970) WFMT recording
  31. Tracy Grammer: Verdant Mile self
  32. Malvina Reynolds: The Day the Freeway Froze Another County Heard From Smithsonian Folkways F-2524
  33. Van Morrison & The Chieftains: Star Of the County Down (trad/arr. Morrison/P.Maloney) Irish Heartbeat Mercury 834 496-2
  34. Cherish the Ladies: The Broom Of Cowdenknowes The Girls Won't Leave the Boys Alone Windham Hill 11583-2
  35. Mickey Newbury: San Francisco Mabel Joy Live at Montezuma Hall / Looks Like Rain Elektra 7E-2007
  36. Fred Holstein: I Remember Loving You (Utah Phillips, et.al.) Fred Holstein: A Collection Holstein 01
  37. Cambridge Circus: BBC BC (Oddie-Cleese) Cambridge Circus Odeon PCS 3046
  38. Sons of the Pioneers: Cool Water (Bob Nolan) RCA Victor LPM-2118
  39. Frank Tedesso: Margaret Songs from Einstein's Violin Imaginary Road 314 532 840-2
  40. Steve Goodman: The Dutchman (Michael Smith) Unfinished Business Red Pajamas 005
  41. Gordon Bok: Little River (Bok/Ruth Moore) Herrings In the Bay Timberhead Music THD CD14
  42. Tom Russell: Throwin' Horseshoes at the Moon The Man From God Knows Where Hightone HCD8099
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

No Rich's picks / no CD of the week

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