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September 29, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Michael Johnson: Gee I'm Glad I Worried About That (W.T.Davidson) Moonlit Deja Vu Red House 259
  3. Jack Brown: I Don't Care (Folkstage - August 28, 2010) WFMT recording
  4. The Four Bitchin' Babes (Sally Fingerett): Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda (S.Fingerett) Mid Life Vices Hem & Haw 003
  5. Lucy Kaplansky: Life Is Beautiful (Amy Correia) Reunion Red House 255
  6. Disappear Fear (Sonia Rutstein & Cindy Frank): When I'm Gone (Phil Ochs) Get Your Phil Disappear 101
  7. Jim Kweskin & The Jug Bang (Geoff & Maria Muldaur): Chevrolet (Ed & Lonnie Young) Greatest Hits! Vanguard 13/14-2
  8. McMule (Joanne Lediger): 1940 Ford (John Anderson/Jim Sterett) Whiskeytalk self 00261-30595
  9. Harpeth Rising: Tough as Nails (Love Song for a Toyota Corolla) Jordana Greenberg-Rebecca Reed-Lunn) "Dead Man's Hand" Grimm Rising 84501-55699
  10. Cathie Ryan: Go From My Window (trad, adapt.C.Ryan, arr. J,Doyle-C.Ryan-S.Egan) Through the Wind and Rain Mo Leanbh 001
  11. Mumford & Sons: Reminder Babel Glassnote 0130-02
  12. John Jacob Niles: Go 'Way from My Window I Wonder As I Wander: Carols and Love Songs Empire 545450802-2
  13. Sons Of the Never Wrong: Window (Deborah Lader) King Fisher King Waterbug 107
  14. Jim Kweskin & The Jug Band (Geoff Muldaur): Downtown Blues (Frank Stokes-Dan Sane, of the Beal St. Sheiks) Greatest Hits! Vanguard 13/14-2
  15. The Flatlanders: Tonight I Think I'm Gonna Go Downtown (Jimmie Dale Gilmore-John Reed) The Odessa Tapes New-West 6259
  16. Liz Callaway: I Know a Place / Downtown (Tony Hatch) Boom! Live at Birdland PS Classics 199
  17. Jan Krist & Jim Bizer: Any One Thing Influence Yellow Room 011
  18. Joel Mabus: Am I Right No Worries Now. . . Fossil 2009
  19. Corky Siegel: Am I Wrong About You Solo Flight 1975-1980 Gadfly 254
  20. Girlyman: You Were the Lie (Ty Greenstein) Joyful Sign self 001
  21. David Steinberg: Lying Disguised as a Normal Person Collectors' Choice 675
  22. Michael Johnson: My Favorite Lies (Clive Gregson) Moonlit Deja vu Red House 259
  23. Steve Goodman: It's a Sin to Tell a Lie (Billy Mayhew) Jessie's Jig and Other Favorites Red Pajamas RPJ-010CD
  24. Woody Sez (orig.cast): Biggest Thing That Man Has Ever Done (trad,W.Guthrie) private recording
  25. Conception Corporation: The Ego Trip from "Conceptionland" Complete Conception Rhino Handmade 7728
  26. Harry Jackson: Some Cowboy Brag Talk (trad) Cowboy Songs on Folkways Smithsonian Folkways 40043
  27. The Four Bitchin' Babes (Deirdre Flint): You Came In Last Mid Life Vices Hem & Haw 003
  28. Zoe Mulford: Open Water Bonfires Azalea City 0906
  29. Bill Staines: Lord Franklin (Lady Franklin's Lament) (trad,arr.Staines) Beneath Some Lucky Star Red House 262
  30. Tom Chapin: Uncle Wally's Tale Common Ground Gadfly 271
  31. Tift Merritt: Traveling Alone YepRoc promo
  32. The Pines: All the While (Benson Ramsey) Dark So Gold Red House 246
  33. Patty Larkin: Traveling Alone Watch the Sky Vanguard 79851-2
  34. Tom Paxton: What a Friend You Are Comedians & Angels Appleseed 1105
  35. John Wort Hannam: Beautiful Friend Brambles and Thorns Borealis 219
  36. Sons Of the Never Wrong: When Friends Are Gone (Bruce Roper) King Fisher King Waterbug 107
  37. Garnet Rogers: So Happy Shining Thing Snow Goose 1131
  38. Bob Dylan: Tempest Columbia 88725457602
  39. Tom Paxton: I Can't Help But Wonder Where I'm Bound Ramblin' Boy Elektra import 8122 73565-2
  40. Mumford & Sons: Hopeless Wanderer Babel Glassnote 0130-02
  41. Nomos: Poor Weary Wanderer (John Spillane) Set You Free Green Linnet 3120
  42. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Michael Johnson, Four Bitchin' Babes, Lucy Kaplansky, Cathie Ryan, Mumford & Sons, Sons of the Never Wrong, The Flatlanders, Bill Staines, John Wort Hannam, Bob Dylan

CD of the week: Cathie Ryan

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