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July 23, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Suzy Bogguss w/ Doug Crider: Baby It's Cold Outside (Frank Loesser) I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas Loyal Dutchess 89577 64792
  3. Ken Webb: Let It Snow! (Lou Baxter/Johnny Moore) Christmas Pony self 84501 40839
  4. Jimmy Durante: Frost the Snowman (Steve Nelson/Jack Rollins) Billboard Family Christmas Classics Rhino 72171
  5. The Navigators: Black Oil Miner (Arthur O'Brien) Sea Miner self 0209786
  6. Philip Gibbs: The Petroleum Age self 25479 31142
  7. Tom Chapin & John Forster: The Cars Broadsides Sundance 82148 10242
  8. John McEuen: I'll Be Glad (When They Run Out of Gas) Acoustic Rainbow Sampler Volume 24
  9. The Hot Seats: Price of Gas Blues (Josh Bearman) Retreat to Camp Candy Temptation Island self 84501 08084
  10. Jackie Morris: Our Town Said No (The Ballad of Carpinteria) Tell Me a Story self 3337
  11. Tangleweed: Last Night I Hit the Bottle (Rainey-Judd-Oh-Wargaski) Please Punch Richard For Me Squatney 45003
  12. Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three: Drinkin' Whiskey Tonight (P.LaFarge) Middle of Everywhere Free Dirt 0065
  13. Robin Laing: Special Sippin' Whisky Whisky for Breakfast Greentrax 361
  14. W.C.Fields: The Temperance Lecture (abridged) But Seriously. . . The American Comedy Box Rhino R2 71617
  15. Bob Franke: My Next Drink Waterbug Anthology Nine no#
  16. Chuck Brodsky: Out of Time and Place Subtotal Eclipse ChuckBrodsky.com 8024
  17. Carrie Newcomer w/ Mary Chapin Carpenter: Before and After (C.Newcomer) Rounder 11661 3276-2
  18. Nathan Bell: Rust Black Crow Blue Stone Barn 1005
  19. Chuck Brodsky: The World As You Once Knew It Subtotal Eclipse ChuckBrodsky.com 8024
  20. Carrie Newcomer: The Clean Edge of Change The Geography of Light Rounder 11671-1253-2
  21. Ronny Cox: Milkbone Underwear (R.Cox-J.Stewart) Songs. . .with Repercussions Wind River 4042
  22. Bob Newhart: A Friend with a Dog Something Like This. . . Warner Rhino R2 76742
  23. Ronny Cox w/ Jack Williams: Love Me, Love My Dog (Kim Williams- L.David Lewis) WFMT's Folkstage 4/10/10 Wind River 4049
  24. Tommy Cash: Ole Lonesome George the Basset (Dixie Hall) I Love: Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow Red Beet 0014
  25. Babbie Green: At the Pound Soldiers of the Heart LML 123
  26. Tom Dundee: Dog Lyfe Tyme A Rhyme Flyte 4444
  27. Ollabelle: Butcher Boy (trad,arr.Ollabelle) Neon Blue Bird Thirty Tigers 26570 61373
  28. Carolann Solebello: Bury Me Beneath the Willow (trad,arr.C.Solebello) Threshold Elizabeth 011
  29. Babbie Green w/ Kirsten Benton & Laurie McIntosh: You Only Want Me When I'm Gone (Babbie Green) Soldiers of the Heart LML 123
  30. Nathan Bell: Me and Larry Black Crow Blue Stone Barn 1005
  31. Jonathan Byrd: The Ballad of Larry The Waitress self 83707 64082
  32. Ruth Hill: Larry's Guitar The River Beneath Me Sugar Brook 06548 68162
  33. Susan Gibson: The Wood Wouldn't Burn Tight Rope FortheRecords 00261 32029
  34. Battlefield Band: Easy Peasy set - Calum Ross (Donald Shaw) / Easy Peasey (John Rae) Line-Up Temple 2104
  35. Larry Penn & Lil Rev: Hallelujah I'm a Bum (Harry McClintock, PD) Around the Campfire Cookie Man 10
  36. The Waymores: We Ain't Afraid of Work (Sally Barris-Don Henry- Tom Kimmel) (Folkstage - March 5, 2011) WFMT recording
  37. Jonathan Edwards: Everybody Works in China (Henry Gross) My Love Will Keep Appleseed 1126
  38. Kat Eggleston & Kate MacLeod: Rain (Eggleston) Lost and Found Waterbug 100
  39. Susan Gibson: It's Raining Outside Today, Hooray! Tight Rope FortheRecords 00261 32029
  40. Donna Ulisse: Let It Rain An Easy Climb Hadley 1007
  41. The Lost Pines: Out of the Rain (Talia Bryce) Sweet Honey self 84501 49490
  42. Beoga: Come In Out of the Rain (Andrew B. Sterling - J.Fred Helf) How to Tune a Fish Compass 745612
  43. Michael Johnson: There Is a Breeze (Mark Henley) The Early Albums MJ Blue 99001
  44. Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston: The Living and Breathing Wind (Andrew Calhoun) Lost and Found Waterbug 100
  45. 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:

Jackie Morris, Tanglweed, Poke LaFarge, Chuck Brodsky, Nathan Bell, Ruth Hill, Susan Gibson, Battlefield Band, Larry Penn & Lil Rev, Jonathan Edwards, Kat Eggleston & Kate MacLeod, The Lost Pines, Beoga

CDs of the week: Nathan Bell

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