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August 31, 2013

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Mustard's Retreat: Going Back to School (David Tamulevich- Michael Hough) A Good Place to Be Yellow Room 016
  3. Tommy Sands: Back to School Again The Heart's a Wonder Green Linnet 1158
  4. Chris McNamara: I'm Not Goin' to School (C.McNamara) McNamara & Neeley: About Time Folk Era FE1479CD
  5. Rick Fielding: Off to School No More Acoutic Workshop Borealis BCD158
  6. Tom Paxton: What Did You Learn In School Today? The Best of Tom Paxton Rhino-Elektra R2 73515
  7. Tom Paxton: What Did You Learn In School Today? (revised) (:44) Live For the Record Sugar Hill SHCD-1053
  8. Second City: It's a Modern Education (WFMT recording)
  9. Dime a Dozen (orig.cast): Bless This School (William Roy/Maxwell E. Siegel) Julius Monk's Plaza 9 - Dime a Dozen Cadence 3063
  10. The Foremen: My School Prayer (Roy Zimmerman) What's Left Reprise 946246-2
  11. Dan Zanes & Elizabeth Mitchell w/ You Are My Flower: Hot Summer Music (Dan Zanes) Turn Turn Turn Festival Five 019
  12. Bert Jansch: Summer Heat When the Circus Comes to Town Cooking Vinyl 092
  13. Tom Rush: Hot Tonight Celebrates 50 Years of Music - Boston Symphony Hall (December 28, 2012) Appleseed 1136
  14. Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott: Fiddler Jones (D.Scott) Memories and Moments Full Skies 94504-79904
  15. Spoon River Anthology (Robt.Elston): Fiddler Jones (Edgar Lee Masters) (Cates-Aidman production) Columbia OS 2410
  16. Fletcher Bright & Bill Evans: Fiddler's Dream (Arthur Smith) Fine Times at Fletcher's House Native & Fine 906-10
  17. Anne Dodson: The Fiddler's Ear (Steven Sellors) Against the Moon Beech Hill 105
  18. John McCutcheon: Labor Day Autumnsongs Rounder 11661-8037-2
  19. Rod MacDonald: The Last American Worker Song from 'Sing Out!' - Vol. 54 No.3
  20. Alice Gerrard: Payday at the Mill Bittersweet Spruce and Maple 1008
  21. Si Kahn and the Looping Brothers: Aragon Mill Aragon Mill: The Bluegrass Sessions Strictly Country Records 72
  22. Cisco Houston: The Job I Left Behind Me Songs of the Open Road Smithsonian Folkways 2480
  23. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Old Lady Hearings - City Trader That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  24. Sonia (Rutstein) - Disappear Fear: The Banker Broken Film Disappear 1017
  25. Woody Guthrie: Talking Hard Work Folkways: The Original Vision Smithsonian Folkways 40000
  26. Sam Baker: Ditch Say Grace no label or#
  27. Robin Bienemann: Sommelier $ong$ About Work self 00261-30746
  28. David Massengill: My Name Joe Coming Up For Air Flying Fish 70590
  29. Tom Paxton: I'm the Man That Built the Bridges Ain't That News Elektra 8122-73565-2
  30. Gerard Hoffnung: I Then Became a Bricklayer A Last Encore BBC Worldwide 780563-536758
  31. Working (orig.cast): Something to Point To (Craig Carnelia) Fynsworth Alley 302062114-2
  32. Naming the Twins: Lonesome Valley (Robbie Smith) Drifters & Dreamers Duet Right 002
  33. Eric Bibb: Lonesome Valley (trad,arr.E.Bibb) An Evening with Eric Bibb M.C. Records 0059
  34. Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Lonesome Valley (trad,arr. Dyer-Bennet) Dyer-Bennet 1 Smithsonian Folkways 40078
  35. Carousel (orig.soundtrk-Shirley Jones & cast): You'll Never Walk Alone (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Angel 07777-64692-2
  36. Pat Donohue: High School Life Stories Bluesky 915
  37. Dos Boys: My Old School (Becker-Fagen/parody M.J. & M.F. Jenkins) Will Sing for Food self 65481-07842
  38. Marcy Marxer: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free (Billy Taylor-Dick Dallas) Things Are Coming My Way Community Music 206
  39. Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott: Free Again (T.O'Brien) Memories and Moments Full Skies 94504-79904
  40. Harry Belafonte: Oh Freedom (trad,arr.Okun-Corman-Belafonte) My Lord What a Mornin' RCA Victor 2022
  41. Len Chandler: To Be a Man Columbia 9259
  42. Vince Martin & Fred Neil: Tear Down the Walls (Fred Neil) Collectors' Choice 274-2
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: Woke Up This Morning (Rev. Osby of Aurora,IL, add.lyrics Robt.Zellner) Guide My Feet Appleseed 1029
  44. Odetta: Keep On Movin' It On Gonna Let It Shine M.C. Records 0055
  45. Bernice Johnson Reagon: Guide My Feet, While I Run This Race (trad,arr.B.J.Reagon) River of Life Flying Fish 411
  46. Kate Campbell: Freedom Train (Kate Campbell-Kevin Gordon) Blues and Lamentations Large River 4104
  47. Sweet Honey in the Rock: Freedom Suite: Oh Freedom / I'm on My Way to Freedom Land / Glory, Glory Hallelujah (trad,arr.Sweet Honey in the Rock) A Tribute - Live! Jazz at Lincoln Center Appleseed 1134
  48. Pete Seeger: We Shall Overcome (1962) (trad/Horton-Hamilton-Carawan-Seeger) Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits Columbia Legacy 65711
  49. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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RICH'S PICKS:

Mustard's Retreat, Dan Zanes & Elizabeth Mitchell, Tom Rush, Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott, Disappear Fear (Sonia), Sam Baker, Naming the Twins

CD of the week: Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott

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