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May 28, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Lori Lieberman: If Not Now Bend Like Steel Drive On 115115-10
  3. Vince Bell: No Tomorrow Phoenix Watermelon 1027
  4. Carrie Newcomer: If Not Now Before & After Rounder 11661-3276-2
  5. Ellis: Right Now Right On Time Rubberneck 89577 63562
  6. David Bromberg w/ Linda Ronstadt: It's Just a Matter of Time (Brook Benton-B.Hendricks-C.Otis) Use Me Appleseed 1127
  7. Greg Brown: Flat Stuff Freak Flag Yep Roc 2244
  8. Free Hot Lunch: I Hate to Wake Up Sober in Nebraska (John Corning) Eat This - Live Flying Fish 70540
  9. Eric Andersen: Plains of Nebrasky-o Today Is the Highway Vanguard 79157
  10. Stephanie Bettman & Luke Halpin: Fiddler's Bend It All Comes Back to Love self 84502 42274
  11. Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer: Farewell to Fiddler's Rim (D.Carter) Tanglewood Tree Signature Sounds 1257
  12. Stephanie Bettman & Luke Halpin: Leavin' New York (S.Bettman) It All Comes Back to Love self 84502 42274
  13. Christine Lavin: Oh No Please Don't Make Me Too Happy Shanachie 8016
  14. Don White: A Much More Deadly Strain Winning Streak Lumber Boy 86851-2996-2
  15. Christine Lavin: Oh No (:36) Please Don't Make Me Too Happy Shanachie 8016
  16. Queen Ida w/ Myrick Guillory: I Can See Clearly Now (Johnny Nash) Mardi Gras GNP Crescendo 2227
  17. Jeana Leslie & Siobhan Miller: Buttermilk Hill (trad-arr.Leslie-Miller) Shadows Tall Greentrax 352
  18. John Wort Hannam: Infantryman Best of Folkstage (May 17, 2008) WFMT Recording
  19. Eric Bogle: No Man's Land I Wrote This Wee Song. . . Live Rice 1
  20. John Flynn: Dover Two Wolves Metta Four 00342
  21. Peter, Paul & Mary: Where Have All the Flowers Gone (Pete Seeger-Joe Hickerson) Around the Campfire Warner Bros. 9 46873-2
  22. Rose Laughlin: Black Is the Color (trad) House of Memory Ramblin' Rose 00261 32425
  23. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Colman: Rapunzel That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Four BBC Audio
  24. New Lost City Ramblers: Why Do You Bob Your Hair Girls? (Blind Alfred Reed) Volume Five Smithsonian Folkways 2395
  25. Christine Lavin: Prisoners of Their Hairdos Compass Philo 1142
  26. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Hairdressers Sans Frontiers That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series One BBC Audio
  27. Hair (orig.B'way cast-James Rado-Gerome Ragni & Co.): Hair (Galt MacDermot/Gerome Ragni-James Rado) RCA Victor 82876 56085-2
  28. Christine Lavin: Bald Headed Men Live at the Cactus Cafe Philo 1159
  29. Spuyten Duyvil: Shady Grove (trad) New Amsterdam self 85767 55749
  30. David Bromberg w/ Vince Gill: Lookout Mountain Girl (Vince Gill - Guy Clark) Use Me Appleseed 1127
  31. The Stanley Brothers: How Mountain Girls Can Love (Ruby Rakes) Clinch Mountain Bluegrass Vanguard 77017-2
  32. Randall Williams: his album Einstein's Dreams, based on Alan Lightman's book of the same title, in its entirely: Prologue / Suppose Time / Tip Toe / Another Cold November / Crooked Little Twist in Time / The World Will End/ Dreaming of Speed / A Mushy Brown Peach / A Moment in Season / Tuesday Morning in Berne / The Traveler / Epilogue Musafir 33792 32822 (used by permission)
  33. Pete Morton: The Café Song Economy Annson 100
  34. The Establishment: Restaurant (Art of Conversation) (WFMT studio - October 6, 1965) WFMT recording
  35. Claude 'Butch' Morgan: Sad Café Talk About self 00261 30162
  36. Tom Paxton: Victoria Dines Alone Morning Again Elektra 8122 76509-2
  37. Rhythm Angels: Sister Love's Café (Rebecca Folsom- Celeste Krenz) Best of Folkstage - 11/21/2009 WFMT CD
  38. 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:

Lori Lieberman, Ellis, David Bromberg, Rose Laughlin, Spuyten Duyvil, Greg Brown, Pete Morton

CDs of the week: Greg Brown

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