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March 31, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Earl Scruggs & Friends: I Saw the Light (Hank Williams) The Essential Earl Scruggs Columbia Legacy 90858
  3. (Eric) Lowen & (Dan) Navarro: Blessing (Navarro-Lowen- Barry Alphonso) (Folkstage-May 11, 2008) WFMT recording
  4. The Special Consensus: On My Way to the Kingdom Land (Willie C. Williams) Scratch Gravel Road Compass 74573-2
  5. Earl Scruggs w/ Don Henley & Johnny Cash: Passin' Thru (Randy Scruggs-John Cash) Earl Scruggs and Friends MCA 088170189-2
  6. Michael Smith: Pittson Story / Sure Has Grown (fr. Songs of a Catholic Childhood) private recording
  7. Anais Mitchell: Young Man in America Wilderland 001
  8. I See Hawks In L.A.: Younger But Wiser (Rob Waller-Paul Lacques) New Kind of Lonely Western Seeds 006
  9. John Gorka: Old Future Old Futures Gone Red House 165
  10. Beyond the Fringe (orig.cast: Bennett-Miller-Cook-Moore): Home Thoughts from Abroad (abridged) The Complete Beyond the Fringe EMI 8540452
  11. Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs: This Land Is Your Land (Woody Guthrie) Folk Songs of Our Land Columbia 8630
  12. Eliza Gilkyson: Death in Arkansas (Tony Gilkyson) Roses at the End of Time Red House 238
  13. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Leaving Eden (Laurelyn Dossett) Nonesuch 529809-2
  14. Drew Nelson: Lessons Tilt-A-Whirl Red House 249
  15. Earl Scruggs & Marty Stuart: Foggy Mountain Rock (Louise Certain-Gladys Stacey-Burkett Graves) / Foggy Mountain Special (Louise Certain-Gladys Stacey) Earl Scruggs and Friends MCA 088170189-2
  16. Ricky Skaggs: Foggy River (Fred Rose) Solo: Songs My Dad Loved Skaggs Family 6989010092
  17. Anita, June & Helen Carter and Mother Maybelle Carter: Foggy Mountain Top (A.P.Carter) Keep on the Sunny Side: June Carter Cash - Her Life in Music Columbia Legacy 90908
  18. Earl Scruggs w/Gary & Randy Scruggs & friends: Foggy Mountain Breakdown The Ultimate Collection - Live at the Ryman Rounder 11661-0618-2
  19. Evie Ladin Band: Dime Store Glasses Evie Ladin Band Evil Diane 002
  20. David Steinberg: Contact Lenses Disguised as a Normal Person Collectors' Choice 675
  21. Chris Thile & Michael Daves: 20/20 Vision (Joe Allison-Milton Estes) Sleep with One Eye Open Nonesuch 527603-2
  22. James McCandless: My Eyes Are Free One St. Christopher 7001
  23. The Tannahill Weavers: Auld Lang Syne (Robt.Burns, arr.Tannahills) The Best of the Tannahill Weavers 1979-1989 Green Linnet 11
  24. Dar Williams: I Will Free Myself In the Time of Gods Razor & Tie 79301-83320-2-6
  25. Sloan Wainwright: I Am Free Upside Down & Under My Heart self 00261-33046
  26. David Mallett: Beautiful Alright Now North Road 71909
  27. Adam Cohen: Beautiful Like a Man Decca 0016552-02
  28. Tom Paxton: You're So Beautiful Best of the Vanguard Years Vanguard 79561-2
  29. Claudia Anderson: He Called Me Beautiful In Dreams I Can Fly self 84501-62595
  30. The Tannahill Weavers: The Log Splitter Set - Caradale Bay (R.Muirhead) / The Log Splitter (Phil Cunningham) / Calibachan / Drochaid Luideach (trad,arr.Tannahills) Live & In Session Compass 74454-2
  31. Earl Scruggs: The Flint Hill Special Classic Bluegrass Live 1959-1966 (Newport Folk Fest 1959) Vanguard 79706-2
  32. The Steel Wheels: Nola's First Dance (Jay Lapp) Lay Down, Lay Low self 002
  33. Antje Duvekot: Into the City New Siberia Pantjebare 86851-3153-2
  34. Dar Williams: You Will Ride with Me Tonight In the Time of Gods Razor & Tie 79301-83320-2-6
  35. Scott Ainslie: Don't Let the Devil Ride (Oris Mays) You Better Lie Down Cattail 2002
  36. John Gorka: Ignorance and Privilege So Dark You See Red House 223
  37. Ronny Cox with Karen Mal and Radoslav Lorkovic: I Ought to Know (Jack Hardy) Ronny, Rad & Karen self 41444-10692
  38. Lowen & Navarro: The Grace Notes (Eric Lowen) All the Time in the World Red Hen 4
  39. Lowen & Navarro: Learning to Fall (with introduction) (Eric Lowen-Preston Sturges) (Folkstage - May 11, 2008) WFMT Recording
  40. Megon McDonough: Last Song Breathe self 85767-99410
  41. Lowen & Navarro: Crossing Over Live Radio Red Hen 2
  42. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Special Consensus, Anais Mitchell, I See Hawks in L.A., Antje Duvekot, Dar Williams, Evie Ladin, Adam Cohen, Ronny Cox, The Steel Wheels, Megon McDonough

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