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May 14, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Robin & Linda Williams: Walkin' Down the Line (Bob Dylan) A Nod to Bob 2 Red House 246
  3. Lou & Peter Berryman: Why Am I Painting the Living Room What, Again?! Cornbelt 900
  4. Maria Muldaur w/ Dan Hicks: Life's Too Short / When Elephants Roost in Bamboo Trees (trad,arr.-adapt.M.Muldaur) Maria Muldaur & Her Garden of Joy Stony Plain 1332
  5. Zoe Mulford: Life Is Too Short to Fold Underwear Traveling Moon Winged Seed 83707 84012
  6. Claudia Schmidt: Folding Sheets (Anne Marie Oomen) Roads Pragmavision 22032
  7. Aileen Vance: When I'm Gone (Phil Ochs) Sweet Life Avenida AM003CD
  8. Arlo Guthrie: Technology / L.A. Story / Coming in to Los Angeles Live in Sydney Rising Son 1125-2
  9. Roy Zimmerman: The Orange County Rolling Acres Senior Center Cannibus Club Real American Metaphor 923
  10. Nora Jane Struthers: The Blight Nora Jane Struthers Blue Pig 1111
  11. Tricia Alexander: Trees Grace Rampur 108 (email)
  12. Magpie: Who Will Speak for the Trees (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) Raise Your Voice Sliced Bread 75110
  13. Chuck Brodsky: Trees Falling Color Came One Day Waterbug-Brodsky 030
  14. Tim Grimm: Whose Garden Was This? (Tom Paxton) Thank You Tom Paxton Vault 010
  15. Ellis: Everybody Wants to Belong Right on Time Rubberneck 89577 63562
  16. Jon Vezner: Somewhere Where I Belong (Jon Vezner-Sally Barris) Vezner & Songs Mini Apples 1001
  17. (Eric) Lowen & (Dan) Navarro: A Place Where I Belong (Dan Navarro-Jenny Yates) Learning to Fall Red Hen 6
  18. Tom Chapin: Every Body (John Forster) Give Peas a Chance Sundance 82138 11252
  19. Tom Paxton: Will the Turtle Be Unbroken (A.P.Carter/Les Barker) Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  20. Art Thieme: The Great Turtle Drive Outright Bold-Faced Lies Kicking Mule 150
  21. Mike Cross: Little Turtle Michael's Magic Music Box mima-mubu 101
  22. Fred Hellerman: When Banana Skins Are Falling (A.Franzzini-Paul DeFrank-Irving Mills) Caught in the Act Honeywind 107
  23. Don Lange: Banana Road Take the Children and Run Barking Spider 34501 5117
  24. Guy Marks: Loving You Has Made Me Bananas ABC 648
  25. Robert Johnson: Sweet Home Chicago The Complete Recordings Columbia Legacy 88697 85907-2
  26. Yuri Rasovsky: The Chicago Language Tape Fifty Classic Years from the Archives WFMT CD
  27. Sue Fink: Formerly Chicago Thoughts at an Intersection self 00261 27283
  28. Hilary James: Can Love Be Controlled by Advice (John Gay, arr. H.James-Simon Mayor) English Sketches Acoustics 059
  29. Harry Belafonte: Man Piaba (Belanfonte/J.K.Rollins) Mark Twain and other Folk Favorites RCA Victor LPM-1022
  30. Helen Bonchek Schneyer: Don't Marry a Man if he Drinks (Harace Waters, PD) Somber, Sacred & Silly Straight Arrow 9104
  31. Christine Lavin: Don't Ever Call Your Sweetheart By His Name Fast Folk (a compilation) Smithsonian Folkways 40135
  32. The King and I (orig.soundtrk Deborah Kerr): Hello Young Lovers (Rodgers/Hamerstein) Angel 0777 7 64693-2 4
  33. Sarah Jarosz: Annabelle Lee (S.Jarosz/E.A.Poe) Follow Me Down Sugar Hill 4062
  34. Red Hen: Annabelle Lee (Bob Cole/E.A.Poe, ar. Allan Carr) New Old Time Red Hen 001
  35. Benjaman Luxon: Annabelle Lee (Henry David Leslie/E.A.Poe) Beautiful Dreamer Omega 3005
  36. Paul Robeson w/ Alan Booth, piano: Old Man River (Jerome Kern) Live at Carnegie Hall Vanguard 72020
  37. Larry Hanks & Deborah Robins: Mississippi River Blues (Rodgers/McWilliams) No Hiding Place Zippety Whippet 84501 42131
  38. Lester Flatt: Mississippi Flood (L.Flatt-E.Graves) Flatt Out Columbia 1006
  39. Jon Langford & Kelly Hogan: Mississippi Flood (Carson Robison) Folksongs of Illinois #1 Illinois Humanities Council 07-01
  40. Martin Simpson: Louisiana 1927 (Randy Newman) Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466-2
  41. Pete Morton: Bigger Than Life Economy Annson 100
  42. Don Lange: Keeper of the Flame Take the Children and Run Barking Spider 34501 5117
  43. Storyhill: Lay Down Your Weary Tune (Bob Dylan) A Nod to Bob 2 Red House 246
  44. 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:

Nod to Bob 2, Tim Grimm, Ellis, Don Lange, Hilary James, Sarah Jarosz, Hanks & Robins, Pete Morton

CD of the week: Nod to Bob 2

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