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August 20, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Guy Clark: Stuff That Works (Guy Clark-Rodney Crowell) Songs and Stories Dualtone 80302-015332-5
  3. Christopher Brown: It's All Good Characterist Timbuktunes 00261 33226
  4. Gene and Gayla Mills: Milk and Honey (Gene Mills) If Stones Could Talk Heart Pine 00261 33305
  5. Susan Gibson: Passin' Thru Tight Rope Fortherecords 00261 32029
  6. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Congress The Best of Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia Legacy 86228
  7. Capitol Steps: Fools on the Hill (rec.1992) (Lennon-McCartney/Newport-Strauss) CapSteps 1011
  8. Rod MacDonald: Big Money Songs of Freedom Blue Flute 104
  9. Capitol Steps: Superfranticunproductivenothinglegislation (rec.1992) (Robt.-Richard Sherman/Newport-Strauss) Fools on the Hill CapSteps 1011
  10. Roy Zimmerman: Buddy, Can You Spare a Trillion Dollars Real American Metaphor 923
  11. Del McCoury: Moneyland McCoury 0005
  12. Buddy Miller w/ Duane Eddy: Sneaky Snake (Tom T. Hall) I Love: Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow Red Beet 0014
  13. Vance Gilbert: Root Beer for Breakfast Christine Lavin presents One Meat Ball Appleseed 1096
  14. Robin Laing: Whisky for Breakfast Greentrax 361
  15. The Weavers: On Top of Old Smoky (trad-arr.Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  16. The Fog Horn Stringband: I'm Troubled (trad-Doc Watson) Sud de la Louisiane Quicksilver 51937 40512
  17. Steve Goodman: Lookin' for Trouble Jesse's Jig & Other Favorites Red Pajama 010
  18. Brother Sun: Trouble (Greg Greenway) Brother Sun self 001
  19. The Del McCoury Band: Zero to Love (HR Cook-Brian Deskins- Rick Tiger) It's Just the Night McCoury 0001
  20. Bob Dylan: Love Minus Zero / No Limit Bringing It All Back Home Columbia 9128
  21. Darryl Purpose: Right Side of ZERO (D.Purpose-Laughlin) Tangible 56802-2
  22. Rosalee Peppard: Blackbird Medley (Blackbird -trad / Blackbird - Paul McCartney) Voices Mayflower 003
  23. Silly Wizard: If I Was a Blackbird (Andy M. Stewart) Wild & Beautiful Shanachie 79028
  24. Dave Van Ronk: Bye Bye Blackbird (Ray Henderson-Mort Dixon) Sweet & Lowdown Justin Time 166-2
  25. O Brother, Where Art Thou? - The Kossoy Sisters: I'll Fly Away (Alfred E. Brumley) Oh Brother, Where Art Thou - Tenth Anniversary Edition Mercury - Lost Highway
  26. Andrew Calhoun: Noah's Dove (Dink's Song) (trad-A.Lomax) Grapevine Waterbug 99
  27. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Sunrise on the Mississippi The Best of Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia Legacy 86228
  28. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: Huckleberry Finn (Bob Dyer) Living on the River Roustabout 04
  29. Andy Cohen: Miss the Mississippi and You (Wm.H. Heagney) Built Right on the Ground Earwig 4959
  30. Red Sea Pedestrians: Brutus (Jay Gavan) The Electromagnetic Escape Hey Burner 215
  31. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/James Bachman: Caesar That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  32. Eddie Holstein: I Love Me (Jack Hoins-Will Mahoney- Edwin Weber) Eddie Holstein Holstein 004
  33. Greg Brown: Tenderhearted Child Freak Flag YepRoc 2244
  34. Sioban Miller: Eyes of a Child (Davy Steele) Davy Steele The Show - Songs from the Heart of Scotland Greentrax 358
  35. Richard Thompson: Among the Gorse, Among the Grey Dream Attic Shout Factory 82663-12112
  36. Guy Clark: L.A. Freeway (Guy Clark) Songs and Stories Dualtone 80302-015332-5
  37. 2-Bit Palomino: Leavin' California (Andrea & Peter Renfree) 2-Bit Palomino Songdog 0910
  38. John Stewart: Freeway Pleasure The Lonesome Picker Rides Again Collectors' Choice 406-2
  39. David Elias: Freedom on the Freeway Time Forgets self 14288 01432
  40. Donal Hinely: The Famous Rocket Cage Atom-Shuffletown 1611
  41. Harry Chapin: Greyhound Story of a Life Elektra-Rhino 75875
  42. Danny Ellis: Make It Home Tonight The Space Between the Lines Wind in the Well 2011
  43. Wailin' Jennys: Bird Song (Heather Masse) Bright Morning Star Red House 234
  44. Martin Swinger: Music in the Rafters Moon self 3585
  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:

Guy Clark, Christopher Brown, Gene & Gayla Mills, Susan Gibson, Rod MacDonald, Brother Sun, Rosalee Peppard, Red Sea Pedestrians, Richard Thompson, Danny Ellis, Martin Swinger

CDs of the week: Guy Clark

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