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May 19, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Charlotte Rae: Merry Minuet (Sheldon Harnick) Songs I Taught My Mother Vanguard VRS-9004
  3. Capitol Steps: NATO (Burgie-Attaway/ Newport-Strauss) It's Not Over 'Til the First Lady Sings! CapSteps 1020
  4. Michael Cooney: The Bankers and the Diplomats Are Going in the Army (Malvina Reynolds) The Cheese Stands Alone Folk-Legacy 35
  5. Bessie Smith: There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight (Metz-Hayden) Chattanooga Gal - Young Woman Blues Proper 1411
  6. Robert Johnson: Sweet Home Chicago Crossroad Blues Proper 2010
  7. Wonderland (orig. B'way cast): Welcome to Wonderland (Frank Wildhorn / Jack Murphy) Masterworks 88697-88669-2
  8. Bill Monroe & the Bluegrass Boys w/ Earl Scruggs: Heavy Traffic Ahead (B.Monroe) The Essential Earl Scruggs Columbia Legacy 90858
  9. Da Vinci's Notebook: Traffic Jam (James Taylor) Bendy's Law self 9099
  10. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: Gridlock Blues I.C. Special Diving Duck 10004
  11. Caroline Doctorow: Northfield (Mary McCaslin) I Carry All I Own - The Songs of Mary McCaslin Narrow Lane 00261-35045
  12. Anna Dagmar: This Flight Tonight (Joni Mitchell) Joni Mitchell's Blue - A 40th Anniversary Celebration Chicks With Dip 84501-70227
  13. Penny Nichols w/ Severin Browne: From Silver Lake Colors of the Sun: Penny Nichols sing the early songs of Jackson Browne Pensongs 005
  14. Victoria Lavington w/ Carolann Solebello, guitar: California (Joni Mitchell) Joni Mitchell's Blue - A 40th Anniversary Celebration Chicks With Dip 84501-70227
  15. The Siegel-Schwall Blues Band: I Think It Was the Wine (Jim Schwall) The Siegel-Schwall Reunion Concer (1987) Alligator 4760
  16. Le Vent du Nord: Le Vigneron (The Winemaker) Tromper Le Temps Borealis 214
  17. Doc & Merle Watson: Bottle of Wine (Tom Paxton) Then and Now Sugar Hill 2205
  18. Bonnie Koloc: Colors of the Sun (Jackson Browne) Rediscovered Mr. Biscuit 004
  19. Fleet Foxes: Sun Giant (Robin Pecknold) Subpop 781
  20. Peyton Tochterman: These Lives Eternal A New World Luna Sol / Black Wolf 86851-3107-2
  21. Bobbie Lancaster: Home Beyond the Sun Live self no#
  22. Win Stracke: 43rd Ward (revised version) WFMT recording
  23. Chicaga (Shelly Perkins, et.al.): Streets (What's in a Name) Chicaga Duo DS-1600
  24. Judy Garland: Chicago (Fred Fisher) The Judy Garland Deluxe Set Capitol 2988
  25. Freddie Prinze: Three Cities: New York - Chicago - Los Angeles Columbia EP demo
  26. Susan Werner: Chicago Any Day The Susan Werner Band Live - The Center for Arts in Natick - March 19, 2011 Sleeve Dog 84501-59423
  27. Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt: Why Am I Painting the Living Room (Lou & Peter Berryman) Evidence of Happiness self 00261-35207
  28. Honor Finnegan: Life Is Short The Tiny Life self 00261-34786
  29. James McCandless: I'm Pushing My Agenda private recording
  30. Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt: Turn Your Radio Off (Albert E. Brumley, new words by Claudia Schmidt) Evidence of Happiness self 00261-35207
  31. Bonnie Koloc: Wind on the Water (Tom Rush) Rediscovered Mr. Biscuit 004
  32. Loreena McKennitt Trio: The Wind That Shakes the Barley (trad,arr.adapt McKennitt/Robert Dwyer Joyce) Troubadours on the Rhine Quinlan Road / Verve 0016551-02
  33. Bonnie Raitt: Blowin' Away (Eric Kaz) Home Plate Warner Bros. 2864
  34. (Sandy) Andina & (Stephen Lee) Rich: Used Rainbows (S.L. Rich) Two Guitars, A Dulcimer and an Attitude DulciYodel 1001
  35. Kruger Brothers: Watches the Clouds Roll By (Jens Kruger/J.Kruger-Uwe Kruger-Joel Landsberg) Between the Lines Double Time 019
  36. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Colman: Ghost Charity That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  37. John Flynn: The Giving Stone The End of the Beginning self 008
  38. Conception Corporation: The Disease Broker Complete Conception Rhino Handmade 7728
  39. Mike Agranoff: My Favorite Diseases (Richard Rodgers/Mike Agranoff) Ain't Never Been Plugged self 104
  40. Cara Dillon: Here's a Health (trad,arr.Sam Lakeman) After the Morning Compass 7449-2
  41. Joan Baez: Sagt Mir Wo Die Blumen Sind (Pete Seeger-Joe Hickerson) Farewell Angelina Vanguard 79701-2
  42. Richard Meyer: Lost Dove A Letter from the Open Sky Shanachie 8012
  43. Margaret Nelson: Time for Peace (trad/M.Nelson) Ain't Gonna Hate My Neighbor self 00261-34586
  44. Steve Turner: Peace Descends (Paul Metsers) Rim of the Wheel The Tradition Bearers 1104
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Caroline Doctorow, Joni Mitchell's Blue - 40th, Penny Nichols, Le Ven du Nord, Peyton Tochterman, Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers, Steve Turner

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