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July 16, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Tangleweed: Sloop John B (trad, arr. Tangleweed) Please Punch Richard For Me Sqatney 45003
  3. Dan & Gene: Sloop John A (trad-Les Barker) Cat Nav - songs and poems of Les Barker Osmosys 050/051
  4. Dan Milner w/ Jeff Davis: The Brooklyn, Sloop-of-War (trad) Civil War Naval Songs Smithsonian Folkways 40189
  5. Jonathan Edwards: Sailor's Prayer (Rod MacDonald) My Love Will Keep Appleseed 1126
  6. Ricky Skaggs: Highway 40 Blues (Larry Cordle) Country Hits Bluegrass Style Skaggs Family 6989010112
  7. Larry Sparks: Lines on the Highway (Cliff Abbot,Jr.- Al Weekley) Almost Home Rounder 11661-0662-2
  8. Brother Sun: Highway 4AM (Driving) (Greg Greenway) Brother Sun self 001
  9. Harry Chapin: Changes Short Stories Flashback 76106
  10. Disappear Fear (Sonia Rutstein & Cindy Frank): Changes (Phil Ochs) Get Your Phil Disappear 1015
  11. Sloan Wainwright: Today (S.Wainwright-Kate McGarrigle) Upside Down & Under My Heart Derby 00261 33046
  12. Fayssoux McLean & Tom T. Hall: I Made a Friend of a Flower Today (Tom T. & Dixie Hall) I Love - Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow Red Beet 0014
  13. Putnam Smith: The Birds Would Understand We Could Be Beekeepers Itchy Sabot 005
  14. Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston: Lark in the Morning (K.MacLeod) Lost and Found Waterbug 100
  15. Leah Kaufman: Sweet Sweet Five Fingers Boojum 4001
  16. Rod MacDonald: Watching the Birds Songs of Freedom Blue Flute 102
  17. Jean Shepherd: Better Living Jean Shepherd and Other Foibles Collectors' Choice 343-2
  18. Allan Sherman: Pills My Son the Box Warner Rhino 7891
  19. Kim Buchanan: White Rabbit (Grace Slick) Illusions NYMF 2911
  20. Kate Early: Love Potion #9 (Lieber/Stoller) Mr. Versatility's Daughter Early Morning EMM01
  21. Bill Cosby: Illegal Drugs The Bill Cosby Collection EMI Capitol 7 874482-3
  22. Dave Van Ronk: Cocaine Blues (trad-Rev. Gary Davis) A Chrestomathy Gazell 2007/8
  23. Ricky Skaggs: Don't Get Above Your Raising (Lester Flatt/Earl Scruggs) Country Hits Bluegrass Style Skaggs Family 6989010112
  24. My Fair Lady (orig.London cast-Julie Andrews): Just You Wait (Frederick Loewe/Alan Jay Lerner) Columbia 60539
  25. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Taste Snobbery That Mitchell & Webb Sound - Series Four BBC Audio
  26. Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living In Paris (orig.cast-Mort Shuman-Shawn Elliott): The Middle Class (Les Bourgeois) (Jacques Brel, trans-add.lyrics Eric Blau- Mort Shuman) Columbia Legacy 89998
  27. Ronny Cox: The Water Is Wide (trad) Songs. . . with Repercussions Wind River 4042
  28. Suzy Bogguss: Shenandoah (trad) American Folk Songbook Loyal Dutchess 1006
  29. James Gordon: This Canoe Runs on Water Pipe Street 41
  30. White Ghost Shivers: Kayaking (Sara Hickman) The Best of Times - Texas artists performing the music of Sara Hickman Sleeveless 33792 33682
  31. Beoga: How to Tune a Fish set - The Chewing Gum Boys (Damian McKee) / How to Tune a Fish (D.McKee) / Horsey Leg (Sean Og Graham) How to Tune a Fish Compass 74561
  32. Battlefield Band: The Great White Herring set - The Herring (Alisdair White) / Alejandro Blanco (Ewen Henderson) Line Up Temple 2104
  33. Gillian Welch: Scarlet Town (G.Welch-David Rawlings) The Harrow & The Harvest Acony 1109
  34. Harvey Reid: Barbara Allen (trad) Dreamer or Believer Woodpecker 116
  35. Long Time Courting: Barbara Allen (trad, fr.Johnny Cash, adapt. Shannon Heaton) Alternate Routes self 84501 54176
  36. Tangleweed: Logan Square Dance (Fisher-Judd-Rainey-Wargaski) Please Punch Richard For Me Squatney 45001
  37. Byron Berline - Dan Crary - John Hickman: Turkey in the Straw (trad) Chambergrass Sugar Hill 3945
  38. Lee Murdock: Ties That Bind (Ian Bell) The View From the Harbor Depot 031
  39. Claudia Schmidt: Livingstone's Farewell Wings of Wonder Red House 144
  40. Pat Wictor: I Will Walk with You Heaven Is So High. . . Risky Disc 005
  41. Harry Chapin: Better Place to Be Story of a Life Elektra Rhino 75875
  42. Mason Williams: Godsend Music 1968-1971 Vanguard 137/38
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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RICH'S PICKS:

Tangleweed, Brother Sun, Disappear Fear, Sloan Wainwright, I Love - Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow, Putnam Smith, Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston, Beoga, Battlefield Band, Gillian Welch, Long Time Courting

CD of the week: Tangleweed

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