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December 29, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (orig.1996 B'way cast- Nathan Lane): Comedy Tonight (Stephen Sondheim) Angel 7243-52223-2
  3. National Lampoon: Listener Sponsored Radio #1 That's Not Funny, That's Sick! Uproar 3844-2
  4. Christina Pato w/ YoYo Ma & Friends: Panxolina - A Galician Carol (trad,arr. C.Pato-Kyule Sanna) Songs of Joy & Peace Sony 88697-24414-2
  5. Bill Cosby: The Water Bottle I Started Out as a Child Warner Bros. 1567-2
  6. Les Mononcles: Get Up Sam, Sam (trad) L'Album Blanche self 29048-11862 (email)
  7. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Nothing Funny Here That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  8. Red Ingle: People Are Funny (Don Raye-Gene DePaul) Tim-Tayshun Bear Family 16-115
  9. Emmylou Harris: Big Black Dog Hard Bargain Nonesuch 525966-2
  10. Pokey LaFarge: Old Black Dog (trad) Riverboat Soul Free Dirt 0060
  11. William Mooney: The Dog Who Paid Cash (Will Rogers) Half Horse, Half Alligator RCA Victor VDS-113
  12. Amy White w/Al Petteway: The Best Dog Home Sweet Home Fairewood 051
  13. Paul Kelly: New Found Year Spring and Fall Gawd Aggie 022S
  14. Meg Braun: New Year's Eve Broken Places self 84501-58736
  15. Loretta Hagen: As We Count (On New Year's Eve) Mud and Stone Bearfort 002
  16. Mary Chapin Carpenter: New Year's Day Ashes and Roses Zoe 01143-11502
  17. Emmylou Harris: Home Sweet Home Hard Bargain Nonesuch 525966-2
  18. Lou & Peter Berryman: Homelessness Some Days Cornbelt CR16
  19. Kathy Kallick Band: Thinkin' of Home (Vern Williams-Ray Park) Time Live Oak 580
  20. Michael Smith & Jamie O'Reilly: Pagan Children (M.Smith) Songs of a Catholic Childhood J.O'Reilly 84501-84291
  21. Tom Tuerff: Catholic Guilt Something to Sell at My Gigs self 83707-32132
  22. Loudon Wainwright III: Mr. Guilty Unrequited Columbia Legacy 65258
  23. Jon Vezner: I've Got an App for That (Jon Vezner-Si Kahn) Catz of the Colosseum self 84501-77826
  24. TR Ritchie: Gadget Daddy My Father's Wildest Dream Apex no#
  25. Birdie Busch: Go Go Gadget Heart Penny Arcade Bar None 187
  26. Dan Hall: Fix the Light self no#
  27. Dan Berggren: Fix It or Stop Complaining Fresh Territory Sleeping Giant 0601
  28. Flanders & Swann: Friendly Duet At the Drop of Another Hat EMI 7974642
  29. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: A Little More Gauze Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-2
  30. Annie Lou: Take Your Leg Off Mine Grandma's Rules for Drinking self 002
  31. Gypsy (orig.London cast - Angela Lansbury-Barry Ingham): Together (Jule Styne/Stephen Sondheim) RCA Victor 60571-2
  32. Steve Goodman: The Twentieth Century Is Almost Over (S.Goodman-John Prine) The Best of the Asylum Years, Volume One Red Pajamas RPJ006CD
  33. I See Hawks In L.A.: Good and Foolish Times (Rob Waller-Paul Lacques) Hallowed Ground Big Book 14
  34. Michael J. Miles et. al.: The Twentieth Century Is Almost Over (updated with additional verses) WFMT recording
  35. Rebecca Pidgeon: poem by David Mamet / Bring It On Home (Sam Cooke) / Auld Lang Syne (Robt. Burns) The New York Girls' Club Chesky 141
  36. Magpie: Auld Lang Syne Last Month of the Year Sliced Bread 71305
  37. Brett Dennen: The Holidays Are Here (And We're Still at War) Dualtone promo
  38. Vance Gilbert: 26 Reasons (private recording)
  39. Carla Gordon & Wayne Richards: ABC's in Heaven (private recording)
  40. Nowell Sing We Clear: Song for the New Year (Ian Robb) Nowell, Nowell, Nowell! Golden Hind 109
  41. Deirdre Flint: We'll All Meet Up Next Year (A New Year's Song) Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 1002
  42. Pete Coe: Bring the New Year In Long Company Backshift BASHCD45
  43. Winterbloom (Anne Heaton-Meg Hutchinson-Natalia Zukerman- Antje Duvekot): New Year (Raining Jane) (Folkstage - December 1, 2012) WFMT Recording
  44. Nowell Sing We Clear (John Roberts-Tony Barrand-Fred Breunig- Andy Davis): New Year's Carol (trad) Just Say Nowell Golden Hind 105
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Amy White & Al Petteway, Kathy Kallick Band, Songs of a Catholic Childhood, Annie Lou

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