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June 30, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Tom Paxton: Saturday Night The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM2 7870
  3. The Red Stick Ramblers: Stay All Night (Tommy Duncan) Bring It On Down Memphis Int. 0208
  4. The Special Consensus: Old New Straitsville Moonshine Run (Mark Brinkman-Tony Rackely) Scratch Gravel Road Compass 74573-2
  5. Live Bait: Saturday Night Date (Pete Jonsson) Willie and the String Band LB00261 21115
  6. Saturday Night (orig.cast): Saturday Night (Stephen Sondheim) RCA Victor 0902663318-2
  7. Fred Hellerman: Where Did Robinson Crusoe Go with Friday on Saturday Night? (Sam Lewis-Joe Young-Geo.Meyer) Caught in the Act Honeywind 107
  8. Small Potatoes: Jaime-O (Jacquie Manning) Small Potatoes Alive! Spuds 00261-20910
  9. Jean Redpath: Jamie come try me (Robt.Burns) Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 5 & 6 Philo-Rounder 1189
  10. Lissa Schneckenburger: Lovely Jamie (trad,arr.L.Schneckenburger) Song Footprint 2008
  11. Janet Feder: Blowin' in the Wind (Janet Feder/Bob Dylan) Songs with Words Brainbox 03635-10102
  12. Tim Grimm: Blowin' in the Wind (Bob Dylan) Holding Up the World Vault 008
  13. Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston: The Living and the Breathing Wind (Andrew Calhoun) Lost and Found Waterbug 100
  14. Joe Jencks: White Buffalo (Rod MacDonald) Links in a Chain Turtle Bear 060109-1
  15. Leonard Cohen: Going Home (Leo.Cohen-Patrick Leonard) Old Ideas Columbia 88697986712
  16. Rj Cowdery: Not Going Home In This Light Blue Rock 1040
  17. Michael Flanders & Donald Swann: Ill Wind (rondo from Mozart Horn Concerto in E-flat, K495) At the Drop of Another Hat EMI 7974642
  18. Robert Klein: Young People's Guide to the Orchestra New Teeth Laugh.com 1153
  19. Woody Phillips: Rondo alla Turca from Sonata in A Major, K. 300 played on workshop instruments (W.A.Mozart) Toolbox Classics Gourd 127
  20. MARK TWAIN: Words and Music - The life story of Mark Twain in spoken word and song as a benefit for The Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum in Hannibal, Missouri.
    Voice of Huck Finn: Jimmy Buffett
    Narrator: Garrison Keillor
    Voice of Mark Twain: Clint Eastwood
    Voice of Susy Clemens: Angela Lovell

  21. Hello yourself, and see how you like it
  22. Emmylou Harris: When Halley Came to Jackson (Mary Chapin Carpenter)
  23. Hannibal, Missouri, where my boyhood was spent
  24. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver: Better Times A' Comin' (Cal Veale)
  25. He agreed to teach me the Mississippi River
  26. Rhona Vincent: Run Mississippi (Priscilla Houliston-Carl Jackson)
  27. Several years of variegated vagabonding
  28. Bradley Walker: A Cowboy in His Soul (Bryan Kennedy-Jim Rushing)
  29. It liberates the vandal to travel
  30. Carl Jackson: Safe Water (Carl Jackson-Jerry Salley)
  31. You ain't ever to love anybody but me
  32. The Church Sisters: I Wandered By a Brookside (Barbara Berry/trad)
  33. It was a mighty nice family
  34. Sheryl Crow: Beautiful Dreamer (Stephen Foster, PD)

  36. Honor Finnegan: The Tiny Life self 00261 34786
  37. Jonathan Byrd: Tinytown Wildflowers self 20673-20192
  38. Nancy Lippincott: Small Ain't Bad (for children of all ages) Still Here self 08938-49473 email
  39. Lil Rev: When the Wagon Was New (Sam McGee) Drop Baby Drop Patchwork 00011
  40. Dave Van Ronk: You've Been a Good Old Wagon (John Henry) Inside Dave Van Ronk Fantasy 24710-2
  41. Pesky J. Nixon: Wagon Wheel (Bob Dylan-Ketch Secor) Red Ducks self no#
  42. Bitter Melon (Randy Lee): American Way (Randy Lee) Cracks in the Foundation self no#
  43. Billie & DeDe Pierce: Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out (Jimmy Cox) Gulf Coast Blues Arhoolie 488
  44. Anne Hills: I'm Nobody Points of View Appleseed 1119
  45. Tom Paxton: Outward Bound The Compleat Tom Paxton Rhino Handmade RHM27870
  46. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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