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April 30, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Spuyten Duyvil: One Fine Day New Amsterdam self 85767 55749
  3. Mabel Mercer: Some Fine Day (Cy Walter) Songs by Mabel Mercer, Volume II Atlantic 403
  4. Brooks Williams: Some Fine Day 7 Sisters Green Linnet 2125
  5. Irene Kelley: One Fine Day (I.Kelley-Kim Patton-Johnston) Simple Path Irk 1733
  6. The Staple Singers: Didn't It Rain (trad) Use What You Got Fantasy 9423
  7. Bill Cosby: Noah: Right! Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner 1518-2
  8. Tom Rush: Galveston Flood ("Sin Killer" Griffin, arr.-adapt Eric Von Schmidt-Tom Rush) The Very Best of Tom Rush - No Regrets Columbia Legacy 65860
  9. Bill Cosby: Noah: And the Neighbor Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner 1518-2
  10. The Gordons: Shawneetown Flood (G.B. Fields, PD) Folksongs of Illinois #3 Illinois Humanities Council 07-03 email
  11. Bill Cosby: Noah: Me and You Lord Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow Right! Warner 1518-2
  12. Mumford & Sons: After the Storm Sigh No More Gracenote 92038 00223
  13. Hanneke Cassel: Dusky Meadow (trad) / Sandy Cameron (J.S. Skinner) / Stress Bay (trad) / Miss Charlotte Alston Stewart's (trad) (all arr.Cassel-Eggleston-Driessen-Lewis) For Reasons Unseen Cassel 2009
  14. Gaelic Storm: Crazy Eyes McGillicuddy set (Crazy Eyes, Jessie Burns / Kitchen Girl, trad / Slapstick Reel, J. Burns) Cabbage Lost Again 201001
  15. The Capitol Steps: Hotel Arizona (Felder-Frey-Henley/ Newport-Eaton) Desperate Housemembers CapSteps 1031
  16. Hadestown (orig.cast-Greg Brown & ensemble): Why We Build the Wall (Anais Mitchell) Righteous Babe 070-D
  17. Tom Russell: Who's Gonna Build Your Wall? Wounded Heart of America Hightone 8196
  18. Rose Loughlin: Pastures of Plenty (Woody Guthrie) House of Memory Ramblin Rose 00261 32425
  19. Eliza Gilkyson: Vayan al Norte Roses at the End of Time Red House 238
  20. Josh Joffen: The Wall Postcard from Antigua self 00261 31455
  21. The Capitol Steps: You Fill Out Your Census (John Denver/ Newport-Eaton) Desperate Housemembers CapSteps 1031
  22. Maria Dunn: The Peddler Distant Whisper 04
  23. Kendrew Lascelles: The Box Earth Fungus and the Stuff of Stars United Artists UA-LA066-F
  24. John Wort Hannam: Dover Two Bit Suit Blue Collar 957
  25. The King's Singers: Auntie Beryl's New PC (Les Barker) Cat Nav - Guide Cats for the Blind, Volume 4 Osmosys 050/051 (web site)
  26. The Capitol Steps: I've Grown Accustomed to My Facebook (Lerner-Loewe/Newport-Eaton) Desperate Housemembers Capsteps 1031
  27. Hot Soup!: eBay-o (parody Sue Trainor-Victoria Moss) The Way You Like It Souper 051
  28. The Four Bitchin' Babes: Metric Is Coming (Deirdre Flint) Diva Nation Hem & Haw 002
  29. Hazel Dickens: You'll Get No More of Me It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song Rounder 82161-0226-2
  30. Robert Johnson: Kind Hearted Woman Blues (alternate take) The Complete Recordings Columbia Legacy 88697 85907-2
  31. Diana Jones: Poor Heart High Atmosphere Proper American 015
  32. Hazel Dickens: Tomorrow's Already Lost Hard Hitting Songs for Hard Hit People Rounder 0216
  33. Tim Grimm: Fare Thee Well, Cisco (Tom Paxton) Thank You Tom Paxton Vault 010
  34. Hazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer From the Song Rounder 82161-0226-2
  35. Malcolm Holcombe: One Man Singin' To Drink the Rain Music Road 010
  36. Eliza Gilkyson: Midnight on Raton Roses at the End of Time Red House 238
  37. Townes Van Zandt w/ James McMurtry: Snowin' on Raton Texas Rain Tomato 2001
  38. Josh Joffen: The Girl From the Great Divide Postcard from Antigua self 00261 31455
  39. Rose Laughlin: Across the Great Divide (Kate Wolf) House of Memory Ramblin Rose 00261 32425
  40. Larry Hanks & Deborah Robins: I'm a Long Time Traveling Here Below (Edmund Dumas, PD) No Hiding Place Zippety Whippet 84501 42131
  41. Ari & Mia: White (Mia Friedman/Edmund Dumas, PD) Unruly Heart self 84501 44383
  42. Tim Grimm: All Night Long (Tom Paxton) Thank You Tom Paxton Vault 010
  43. Hazel Dickens: Beautiful Hills of Galilee (trad) Hard Hitting Songs for Hard Hit People Rounder 0216
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

Fill: Fairport Convention: End of a Holiday (Simon Nicol) What We Did on Our Holidays Hannibal 4430

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:

Spuyten Duyvil, Hanneke Cassel, Gaelic Storm, Capitol Steps, Rose Loughlin, Eliza Gilkyson, Josh Joffen, Cat Nav, Diana Jones, Tim Grimm, Malcolm Holcombe, Larry Hanks & Deborah Robins, Ari & Mi

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