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February 5, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Aliotta-Haynes-Jeremiah: Lake Shore Drive (Haynes-von Heittlinger) Quicksilver 1019
  3. Claudia Schmidt: Rock That Sucker Big Earful Red House RHR19
  4. Tom Chapin: Shovelin' (Holsteins 11/6/87) WFMT recording
  5. Eileen McGann: Snow Shanty Pocket Full of Rhymes Dragonwing 118
  6. Mark Erelli: Snowed In Hope & Other Casualties Signature Sounds 1288
  7. Judy Collins: The Blizzard Fires of Eden Sony Special Products A 33875
  8. Bob Franke: Alleluia, The Great Storm Is Over The Other Evening in Chicago Waterbug 66
  9. Livingston Taylor & Deborah Henson-Conant: I'm Not As Herbal As I Ought To Be (L.Taylor) Live Wires Bose 2203
  10. Bob & Ray: Grub, the Story of Food (a movie trailer) The Very Best of Bob & Ray - Legends of Comedy HighBridge 793-99
  11. Chuck Brodsky: The Food Pun Song Waterbug Anthology 2
  12. Second City: I Hate Liver (Raasche-Stahl) WFMT Recording
  13. Jean Rohe Trio: Who Shall Bring Him to See What Shall Be After Him? (Jean Rohe) demo
  14. Joan Baez - Bill Wood - Ted Alevizos: Don't You Weep After Me (trad) Folksingers 'Round Harvard Square Veritas LP no#
  15. Ricky Skaggs: God Holds the Future in His Hands (trad) Songs My Dad Loved Skaggs Family 6989010092
  16. The Makem & Spain Brothers: It's Been a Very Hard Year (Conor Makem) Up the Stairs Red Biddy 2009
  17. Tim O'Brien: Hard Year Blues Flying Fish 319
  18. Jim McGrath: Times Are Getting Hard (trad, new lyrics J. McGrath) Last of the Romantics Wepecket Island 011
  19. Loudon Wainwright III: Times Is Hard 10 Songs for the New Depression Cummerbund 00261 29365
  20. Charlotte Rae: Merry Minuet (Sheldon Harnick) Songs I Taught My Mother Vanguard 9004
  21. Susan Werner: No One Needs to Know I Can't Be New Koch 9521
  22. NEeMA: Romeo and Juliet (Mark Knopfler) Watching You Think Neemaste/Sony 88697838052
  23. Evie Ladin: Romeo Float Downstream Evil Diane 00261 28977
  24. Electric Bonsai Band (Andrew Ratshin): Happy Endings (Romeo & Juliet) (A.Ratshin) Lounging in the Belly of the Beast Yellow Tail 10009
  25. James McCandless: I Am Here One St. Christopher 7001
  26. Delmore Brothers: She Left Me Standing on the Mountain (A&R Delmore) Complete Delmore Brothers, Vol. 2 JSP 7765C
  27. Carly Sciaky: To Meet You Rewind - The Vinyl Years Propinquity 1124
  28. Susan Werner: Yellow House New Non-Fiction Sleeve Dog 6566134372
  29. Dala: Stand In Awe (Sheila Carabine-Amanda Walther-Mike Roth) Everyone Is Someone Compass 745482
  30. Danny Schmidt: Houses Sing Man of Many Moons Red House 232
  31. Buille: The Wrong House / The Baltimore Fox (Niall Vallely) Buille Compass 744502
  32. Debra Cowan: The Rainbow (trad,arr.Dave Mattacks) Fond Desire Farewell Falling Mountain 1054
  33. Tom Kastle: High Barbary (trad) Tommy's Gone to Hilo Madysen 2010
  34. Livingston Taylor: Vacation Our Turn to Dance Vanguard 79469
  35. Tom Chapin: My Electronic Vacation Common Ground Gadfly 271
  36. Fast Folk Ensemble: Vacation (Bill Bachmann) Fast Folk Smithsonian Folkways 40135
  37. Bobby Taylor (w/ Jeff Miller & Jim Nelson): Billy in the Lowground (trad) From West Virginia Vigortone 2005
  38. Frank Fairfield: Cumberland Gap Frank Fairfield Tompkins Square 2257
  39. John Williams w/ Dean Magraw, Larry Gray, Paul Wertico: Within a Mile of Dublin* / Seany Dorris' Reel (Seany Dorris) / P.J.s Pecurious Pachelbel* (*trad, arr.J.Williams) Steam Green Linnet 1215
  40. Buille: Farewell to McCarthy's (Niall Vallely) Buille Compass 744502
  41. Abigail Washburn: Bright Morning Stars (trad,arr.A.Washburn- Tucker Martine) City of Refuge Rounder 20286 15465
  42. Andrew Calhoun w/ Tyisha Williams: Sun Don't Set in the Morning (trad) Bound to Go Waterbug 0083
  43. Priscilla Herdman - Anne Hills - Cindy Mangsen: Stars (Jan Harmon) Voices Flying Fish 70546
  44. The Wailin' Jennys: Bright Morning Stars (trad,arr.Wailin' Jennys) Red House 234
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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