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January 22, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Hugh Blumenfeld: You Gotta Have Coffee Dad Waterbug 91
  3. My Sweet Patootie: Coffee Bean (Sandra Swannell-Terence Young) Patootified! Easy Bake 102
  4. (Sandy) Andina & (Stephen) Rich: Caffeine (Sandy Andina) Two Guitars, A Dulcimer and an Attitude DulciYodel 1001
  5. Abbie Gardner: Caffeine Honey on My Grave Gimmie Some Ribs 37101 16319
  6. Shel Silverstein: Have Another Espresso Inside Folk Songs Water 215
  7. Le Vent du Nord: L'heure bleue Mesdames et Messieurs! Live Borealis 194
  8. John Hammond: Midnight Hour Blues (Leroy Carr) Big City Blues Vanguard 9153
  9. Will Holt: Blues in the Night (Arlen/Mercer) The Exciting Artistry of Will Holt Elektra 7181
  10. Muriel Anderson & Tierra Negra: Midnight Solo (M.Anderson) New World Flamenco CGD 2010
  11. Jane Roman Pitt: Midnight Lullaby (Tom Waits) Running Pine 84501 23221
  12. Ensemble Galilei: Scollay's Reel / King of the Fairies / Old Grey Cat (trad) / The Dance Goes On (Deborah Nuse) From the Isles to the Courts Telarc 80536
  13. Notorious: Planxty Eden (Larry Unger) The Road to Damascus Black Socks 28
  14. Gerry O'Beirne & Rosie Shipley: Tom Billys (trad) Yesterday I Saw the Earth Beautiful Shipwhistle 1003
  15. Le Vent du Nord: Le bon buveur (The Drunkard) (trad) Mesdames et Messieurs! Live Borealis 194
  16. Mike Cross: The Drunkard Carolina Sky Sugar Hill 1006
  17. Dos Boys: Sobriety-Challenged Sailor Will Sing for Food self 80784
  18. Abigail Washburn: Burn Through City of Refuge Rounder 20286 15465
  19. Jan Krist: Burn Down Love Fallow Ground Yellow Room 12
  20. Del McCoury: She Can't Burn Me Now (Joseph New/Jeff Silbar) The Company We Keep McCoury Music 0002
  21. David Wilcox: We Call It Freedom Reverie What Are Records? 44626 01072
  22. Susan Cogan: Manufactured Freedom The Fields of Friendship Nomad 2010
  23. Josh Joffen: Liberty's Song Postcard from Antigua self 00261 31455
  24. Abigail Washburn: Dreams of Nectar City of Refuge Rounder 20286 15465
  25. Anna Russell w/Harry Dworkin, piano: Coloratura Aria 'Canto Deolciamente Pipo' from the opera La Canatrice Squelante The Anna Russell Album Columbia 47252
  26. James Gordon: Opera Singing Dog Songs from Basic Black Pipe Street 1
  27. Sultans of String: Pinball Wizard (Pete Townshend, arr.Sultans of String) Yalla Yalla! McKhool 2045
  28. The Portsmouth Sinfonia: Overture/Pinball Wizard (live!) (Pete Townshend, sorta) Dear Parrot Society Rhino 71049
  29. The Juggernaut Jug Band: Pinball Wizard (Pete Townshend) Don't Try This at Home self no#
  30. Bobbie Lancaster: The Tragic Tale of Maggie Donovan self no#
  31. Tom Dundee: The Ballad of George Colgate (WFMT studio - 9/2/1974) WFMT recording
  32. Holmes Hooke narrator, Oliver Schroer fiddle: The Cremation of Sam McGee (Robt. W. Service) Caught by the Tale Holmespun 001
  33. Jeff Talmadge: It'll Sure Be Cold Tonight Kind of Everything Berkalin 10008
  34. Beth DeSombre: Take Me to Tallahassee At Home In This Town self 00261 31253
  35. John McCutcheon w/ Suzy Bogguss: Tallahassee Waltz Passage Appalsongs 2010
  36. John Hammond: Tallahassee Woman Blues at Newport - 1963 Vanguard 79145
  37. Buddy Mondlock w/ Mike Lindauer: The Edge of the World (Folkstage - May 19, 2007) WFMT recording
  38. Cary Cooper: Edge of the World Dirty Little Secret self 00261 27057
  39. Robin & Linda Williams: The Edge of the World (R&L Williams-J.Clark) Sugar for Sugar Sugar Hill 1052
  40. Carrie Elkin: Edge of the World Call It My Garden Red House 237
  41. James Talley: Somewhere on the Edge of the World Journey Cimarron 1012
  42. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Hugh Blumenfeld, My Sweet Patootie, Jane Roman Pitt, Muriel Anderson, Notorious, Gerry O'Beirne & Rosie Shipley, Abigail Washburn, Susan Cogan, Josh Joffen, Sultans of String, Carrie Elkin, Abigail Washburn

CD of the week: Abigail Washburn

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