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September 10, 2011

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Dan Crary & Thunderation: Sail Away Ladies / Sally Ann (trad) Perfect Storm Blue Night 222
  3. John Reischman & The Jaybirds: Goin' Across the Sea (trad,arr.Jaybirds) Vintage Unique Corvus 018
  4. Gibson & Camp: Daddy Roll 'Em (trad-Bob Gibson) At the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice 227-2
  5. Dudley Connell & Don Rigsby: Rollin' On (Salty Holmes) Meet Me By the Moonlight Sugar Hill 3897
  6. Tangleweed: Rolling Downhill (Rainey-Judd-Oh-Wargaski) Please Punch Richard for Me Squatney 45003
  7. Tom Russell: Masabi Shout Factory 82663-12775
  8. Art Thieme: Red Iron Ore (trad) The Older I Get, The Better I Was Waterbug 0045
  9. Rod Picott: Rust Belt Fields Welding Burns self 84501 50490
  10. Robin Greenstein: The Two Sisters (trad) Images of Women, Vol. 2 Windy 219-2
  11. Carly Simon: Older Sister Hotcakes Elektra 7E-1002
  12. Jessica & Martin Simpson: Seven Sisters (J.R.Simpson) Red Roses Thunderbird no#
  13. Michael Smith: Sister Clarissa Such Things Are Finely Done TalesfromtheTavern 019
  14. Chris Farrell: Nuns in Disguise WFMT recording
  15. Robbie O'Connell: Sister Josephine (Jake Thackray) Humorous Songs - Live CelticMedia 2000
  16. Bill Morrissey: Sister Jo Inside Philo 11671-1145-2
  17. Moody Bluegrass (Ronnie Bowman, John Cowan & friends): The Story in Your Eyes (Justin Hayward) Two. . .Much Love Bunny Rae 41444-08192
  18. Anais Mitchell: Before the Eyes of Storytelling Girls Hymns for the Exiled Waterbug 58
  19. Jackie DeShannon: Bette Davis Eyes (J.DeShannon-Donna Weiss) When You Walk in the Room RockBeat 3007
  20. Andrew Calhoun w/ Claire Bard: Day In and Night Out Tiger Tattoo Waterbug WBG0053
  21. Kim Wempe: Your Middle Name Painting With Tides Ground Swell 10504
  22. David Ferrard: I Want to Be With You Journeyman Alter Road 002
  23. Jon Vezner: Neverland We Remember Mini-Apples 003
  24. Peter Pan (orig.cast-Mary Martin): Never Never Land (Jule Styne/Betty Comden-Adolph Green) RCA Victor 3762-2
  25. Tom Russell: Farewell Never Never Land Mesabi Shout Factory 826663-12775
  26. Dan Crary & Thunderation (Steve Spurgin): Muley Was a Railroad Man (S.Spurgin) Perfect Storm Blue Night 222
  27. Nashville Bluegrass Band: Travelin' Railroad Man Blues (trad) Twenty Year Blues Sugar Hill 3959
  28. Martin Simpson: Good Morning Mr. Railroad Man (trad,arr.M.Simpson) Prodigal Son Compass 7 4466-2
  29. Bob Gibson: To Morrow (Lew Sully, PD) I Come For to Sing Riverside 12-806
  30. Susan Werner: Botanical Greenery Blues Kicking the Beehive Sleeve Dog 84501 42863
  31. Nancy White: Mary Jane's Got Your Number Stickers on Fruit Borealis 147
  32. Shel Silverstein: I Got Stoned and I Missed It Freakin' at the Freakers Ball Collectors' Choice 082-2
  33. Tom Lehrer: Bright College Days The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79831
  34. The Second City: Football Returns to the University of Chicago The American Comedy Box Rhino R2 71617
  35. Wonderful Town (orig.cast-Jordan Bentley): Pass The Football (Leonard Bernstein/Betty Comden-Adolph Green) Columbia SK 48021
  36. Tom Lehrer: Fight Fiercely Harvard The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79831
  37. Long Time Courting: Rose of Sharon medley - Rose of Sharon (Shannon Heaton) / The Hunter's House (Ed Reavy) / The Monaghan Twig (trad) Alternate Routes self 84501 54176
  38. Battlefield Band: Iain Ghlinnn Cuaich (Iain of Glen Quoich) (trad,arr.Battlefield Band) Line-Up Temple 2104
  39. Liz Callaway & Ann Hampton: Yesterday (Lennon-McCartney) Boom! Live at Birdland PS Classics 1199
  40. Sutton Foster: Once Upon a Time (Chas.Strouse-Lee Adams) Wish Ghostlight 83316
  41. The Fantasticks (orig.cast-Jerry Orbach): Try to Remember (Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones) Polydor 821 943-2 A remembrance of September 11, 2001

A remembrance of September 11, 2001

  1. Joan Baez: No Man Is an Island (John Donne, setting by Peter Schickele) Baptism Vanguard 79275-2
  2. John Stewart: Strange Rivers Punch the Big Guy Cypress 662 117-2
  3. Hamilton Camp: Pride of Man Paths of Victory Collectors' Choice 232-2
  4. Connie Dover: Wondrous Love (trad) The Border of Heaven Taylor Park 0401
  5. Golden Ring: When Jesus Wept (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy CD16
  6. The Weavers: When the Stars Begin to Fall (trad,arr.Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard 147/50
  7. Frank Tedesso: When Mohammed Came to the Mountain (spoken) Vigil Conscious 001
  8. Lucy Kaplansky: Land of the Living (Lucy Kaplansky- Richard Litvin) The Red Thread Red House 166
  9. Carrie Newcomer: I Heard an Owl The Gathering of Spirits Philo 11671-1243-2
  10. Jack Hardy: Ground Zero Vigil Conscious 001
  11. Robin Greenstein: Hole in the Ground private recording
  12. Ross Altman: Many Thousands Gone (trad/Altman) private recording
  13. Suzzy & Maggie Roches: New York City (Suzy Roche) Zero Church Red House 157
  14. Lori Lieberman: The Letter Monterrey Drive On 115115-01
  15. Tom Paxton: The Bravest (original revised version) private recording (available on: Looking for the Moon Appleseed APRCD 1069
  16. Kitty Donohoe: There Are No Words (original version) private recording
  17. John McCutcheon - Tom Chapin - Michael Mark: Follow the Light (original version) (private pressing) (available on: John McCutcheon: Greatest Story Never Told Red House RHRCD163
  18. 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:

Dan Crary & Thunderation, John Reischman & The Jaybirds, Tom Russell, Rod Picott, Moody Bluegrass, Kim Wempe

CD of the week: Tom Russell

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