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May 31, 2014

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Rod MacDonald: That's Why You Play the Game Later That Night Blue Flute 107
  3. The Duhks: Suffer No Fools (Jessica Havey) Beyond the Blue Compass 746322
  4. Libby Koch: Gospel Song Tennessee Colony Berkalin 00261-40069
  5. Shel: On My Way Shel Moraine 2012-4
  6. Dar Williams: Traveling Again The Honesty Room Razor & Tie 2816
  7. The Gentlemen of Bluegrass: Traveling Kind (Clifford Fleetwood) Carolina Memories Pinecastle 1188
  8. The Weavers: Lonesome Traveller (Lee Hays) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  9. Robin Bienemann: I Been Workin' at the Airport Jenny & Robin Bienemann Live at 'Folkstage' self 00261-39965
  10. Severn Darden: Time from The Metaphysics Lecture The Sound of My Own Voice and Other Noises Mercury 6202
  11. Peter Mulvey: Vlad the Astrophysicist Letters from a Flying Machine Signature Sounds 2024
  12. Pete Seeger: From Way Up Here (Malvina Reynolds-Pete Seeger) God Bless the Grass Columbia Legacy CK 65287
  13. We're About 9: The Hardest Thing to Prove (Brian Gundersdorf) Future Pilot self 00261-39744
  14. Dar Williams w/ Gary Louris: If I Wrote You Many Great Companions Razor & Tie 7930183112-2
  15. Carrie Newcomer: Writing You a Letter A Permeable Life Available Light 02
  16. Laura Cantrell: Letter She Sent No Way There From Here Thrift Shop 001
  17. Bernice Lewis: Checks and Love Letters Berkalin 6690
  18. Tom Kastle: The Bigler (trad) Tommy's Gone to Hilo Madysen 2010
  19. Larry Kaplan: Too Late for the Breaking Yard Songs for the August Moon Folk-Legacy 143
  20. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Mr. Bojangles (Jerry Jeff Walker) Dirt Silver and Gold United Artists 670
  21. Dan Pelletier: Dancing with the Circus Bear Wild Heart Rodeo Hudson Valley HVR4100-2
  22. Randy Newman: Simon Smith And The Amazing Dancing Bear Guilty: 30 Years Rhino R28122-75567-2
  23. Gamble Rogers: The Passion of Miss Eulalah Singleterry Live - The Warm Way Home Oklawaha OK1002
  24. Bonnie Koloc: The Snake Here To Sing Mr. Biscuit 03
  25. Kenneth Williams: Not an Asp (Peter Cook) The World of Kenneth Williams Brit. Decca SPA 64
  26. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Tryin' to Try (Jimmie Fadden-Guy Clark) Speed of Life Sugar Hill 4058
  27. The Malvinas: What's Wrong With Trying? (Beth Cahill) Love, Hope + Transportation 3-Legged Dog MALV1116
  28. Eddi Reader: Jamie Come Try Me (Robt. Burns, arr.Eddie Reader, et.al.) Eddie Reader Sings the Songs of Robert Burns Compass 743682
  29. Brian McNeill & friends: Jamie Come Try Me (Robt.Burns,arr. Brian McNeil) The Road Never Questions - The Best of Brian McNeil, Volume 1 Mad River 1021
  30. Jennifer Evans: The Rights of Battered Women (Griff Evans) The Last Cheap Hotel Sweet Cody Boy 101
  31. Best of Friends (Brian McNeill w/ Anne Hills & Bob Gibson): She Sits on the Table (Paxton) Best of Friends Appleseed 1077
  32. Kristina Olsen: Keeping This Life of Mine (Song for Battered Women) Love, Kristina Philo 1157
  33. Danny Meehan: Let's Evolve (Sheldon Harnick) Sheldon Harnick Hidden Treasure, 1949-2013 Harbinger 3002
  34. James Curley: Darwin's Tribe There Used to Be a Train Sidwalking Crab 00261-39321
  35. C. Daniel Boling: Darwin's Pride and Joy Live! From the Winter Folk Festival 2009 Perfectly Stable 00261 27801
  36. Rod MacDonald: Hole in the Bible Later That Night Blue Flute 107
  37. Buddy Mondlock: No Choice Poetic Justice Major Bob 002
  38. Priya Swan Jae: Simple Gifts (trad) / Danny Glover: Human Family (Maya Angelou) This Land Is Your Land - Songs of Unity Music for Little People 78142
  39. Ruthie Foster: Phenomenal Woman (Amy Sky-David Pickell/Maya Angelou) The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster Blue Corn 0602
  40. Carousel (orig.soundtrk): June Is Bustin' Out All Over Angel 077776469225
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

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RICH'S PICKS:

Rod MacDonald, The Duhks, Libby Koch, Shel, Gentlemen of Bluegrass, Carrie Newcomer, Laura Cantrell, Bernice Lewis, Larry Kaplan, Jennifer Evans, Sheldon Harnick Hidden Treasures

CD of the week: Rod MacDonald

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