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April 9, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Pete Morton: Good Enough for Me Economy Annson 100
  3. Pearl Bailey: That's Good Enough for Me (Robt. Fisher) Pearl Bailey Entertains Columbia 6099
  4. Laura Love: Good Enough You Ain't Got No Easter Clothes Koch 9553
  5. Joe Crookston: Darkling & the BlueBird Jubilee Milagrito 62011
  6. Tom Rush w/ Nanci Griffith: Casey Jones (W.Saunders-trad,arr.T.Rush) What I Know Appleseed 1115
  7. Andrew Calhoun: Casey Jones (W.Saunders, arr.A.Calhoun) Grapevine Waterbug 99
  8. Pete Seeger & The Almanac Singers: Casey Jones (Union Scab) (Joe Hill-E.W.Newton) Classic Labor Songs Smithsonian Folkways 40166
  9. Shel Silverstein: Wreck of the Old '49 Inside Folk Songs Water 215
  10. Harvey Andrews w/ John Shephard: Missing Persians File (Harvey Andrews/Les Barker) Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  11. Plum Jam: Persian Cat (Paul Rosen/Janice Malec) Taste Test self
  12. Geoff Bartley: The Cat Song Put the Big Stone Down Joshua Omar's 1006
  13. Alison Krauss & Union Station: Paper Airplane (Robt. Lee Castleman) Rounder 11661-06652
  14. Willy Porter: Paper Airplane High Wire Live Six Degrees 657036 2094-2
  15. Byrd & Street: My Airplane in the Backyard in the Sky (Tommy Byrd) Love Broke the Fall self 50532 08482
  16. Mark Dvorak: The Middle Years Time Ain't Got Nothin' on Me Waterbug 0098
  17. Susan Werner: Irrelevance Kicking the Beehive Sleeve Dog 84501 42863
  18. Bruce Roper: Midlife Accidental English Waterbug 0097
  19. Lois Morton: Passing By As I See It Green Robin 84502 415155
  20. Tom Rush: Tin Angel (Joni Mitchell) The Circle Game Elektra 74018-2
  21. Cabin in the Sky (orig. soundtrk-Ethel Waters): Taking a Chance on Love (Vernon Duke/John LaTouche) Rhino 72245
  22. Cairn to Cairn: Love Is Teasing (trad) Cairn to Cairn Wenonah 00261 28042
  23. Amy Speace: Had to Lose (A.Speace-Jonathan Byrd) Land Like a Bird Thirty Tigers 7061195
  24. Emma Chambers: I Don't Like My Boomerang (Les Barker) Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  25. Marais & Miranda: The Cat Came Back (trad,arr.Josef Marais) Returning Home Metaforce 1001
  26. Rodney Bowes: One-Way Cul-de-Sac Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  27. Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Ramblers: Go Away, Stop, Turn Around, Come Back (John Frazier-Steve Martin/ Steve Martin) Rare Bird Alert Rounder 11661-0660-2
  28. Jamie Anderson: Public Radio Better Than Chocolate Tsunami 1033
  29. The Foremen: Privateers of the Public Airwaves (Roy Zimmerman) What's Left Reprise 9 46246-2
  30. U. Utah Phillips: Talking NPR Blues Starlight on the Rails: A Songbook Daemon 19047
  31. Austin Lounge Lizards: Mourning Edition (Hank Card-Conrad Deisler) Small Minds Watermelon 1034
  32. Joe Crookston: Caitlin at the Window Darkling & the BlueBird Jubilee Milagrito 62011
  33. Spoon River Anthology (Cates-Aidman production - orig.cast-Chas. Aidman): The Hill (Edgar Lee Masters) Columbia OS2410
  34. Diana Jones w/ Jim Lauderdale: Funeral Singer High Atmosphere Proper American 015
  35. Kevin So: A Brighter Day Life Solo Akoustic WingBone 0519
  36. Vance Gilbert: Your Brighter Day Unfamiliar Moon Disismye 004
  37. Tom Rush w/ Bonnie Bramlett: Hot Tonight What I Know Appleseed 1115
  38. Alison Krauss & Union Station: Lie Awake (Angel Snow/Viktor Krauss) Paper Airplane Rounder11661-06652
  39. Harpeth Rising: Sleep Harpeth Rising self 43157 40938
  40. Sally Barker w/ Andy Thorburn: Quietly Sing You To Sleep (Davy Steele) Davy Steele: The Show - Songs from the Heart of Scotland Greentrax 358
  41. Wailin' Jennys: Asleep at Last (Ruth Moody) Bright Morning Stars Red House234
  42. Phil Ochs: No More Songs The War Is Over - The Best of Phil Ochs A&M 5215DX003704
  43. Joe Crookston: I Sing Darkling & the BlueBird Jubilee Milagrito 62011
  44. Andrew Calhoun: How Can I Keep From Singing? (Robert Wadsworth Lowry, arr.Calhoun) Grapevine Waterbug 99
  45. Peter Mayer: Singing a Song Heaven Below Blue Boat 1209
  46. Bruce Roper: Singing Man Accidental English Waterbug 0097
  47. Pete Morton: When We Sing Together Economy Annson 100
  48. Phil Ochs: When I'm Gone There But for Fortune Elektra 960832-2
  49. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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RICH'S PICKS:

Pete Morton, Joe Crookston, Andrew Calhoun, Alison Krauss, Bruce Roper, Mark Dvorak, Susan Werner, Diana Jones, Harpeth Rising, Davey Steele-The Show, Peter Mayer

CDs of the week: Joe Crookston, Pete Morton (again)

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