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August 23, 2014

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Jean Redpath: The Kirk Swaree (unattributed, probably PD) Now and Then self 110 (Edinburgh, April 28, 1937-Arizona, August 21, 2014)
  3. The Makem & Spain Brothers: Skip to My Lou (trad,arr.Makem-Spain) Makem & Spain Sessions Vol. 1 Red Biddy 2014
  4. Golden Ring: Golden Ring Around My Susan Girl (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy 16
  5. Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick: Black-Eyed Susie (trad, add.lyrics K.Kallick) Singing the Songs of Vern & Ray Spruce & Maple 1012
  6. Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen w/ the Volo Bogtrotters: Oh My Little Darlin' (trad) Never Grow Old Flying Fish 70638
  7. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: I Belong to Glasgow (Will Fyffe) The Essential Ramblin' Jack Elliott Vanguard 89/90
  8. Win Stracke: Wee Drappie O't (trad) Songs of Old Town Flair no#
  9. Andy Stewart: Donald Where's Your Troosers (Stewart- Grant) The Andy Stewart Collection EMI 07777-81069-2
  10. Adam McNaughtan: The Glasgow Sunday School (trad-A.McNaughtan) The Words That I Used to Know Greentrax 195
  11. Jean Redpath: Glasgow Lullaby (Eric Bogle) Woman of Her Time self 107
  12. Paul Chasman: Elephant in My Room There's an Elephant in My Room Bay View Arts 008
  13. Magpie: Same Boat Now (Betsy Rose) In This World Sliced Bread 75315
  14. Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick: To Hell with the Land (Ray G. Park) Singing the Songs of Vern & Ray Spruce & Maple 1012
  15. Pieta Brown: Before Gas and TV (Mark Knopfler) Paradise Outlaw Red House280
  16. Parsonsfield: Hang Me (trad, new last verse Jonah Tolchin, arr.Parsonfield) Afterparty Signature Sounds 2067
  17. Eric Brace & Karl Straub w/ Wesley Stace: Hanging Tree (Eric Brace) Hangtown Dance Hall Red Beet 017
  18. Art Thieme: The Hanging of Charlie Birger (Carson Robinson) Songs of the Heartland Kicking Mule 148
  19. Still on the Hill: Jay's Song (Kelly & Donna Mulhollan) Once a River Termite Tracs 88295-08993
  20. Win Stracke: Down by the Embarrass (trad-W.Stracke) Songs of Old Town Flair no#
  21. Kitty Donohoe: Rivers Bunyan and Banjoes Roheen 002
  22. Rachel Baiman & Christian Sedelmyer: New Paint 10 String Symphony Tasty Noe 84501-81194
  23. Jeni & Billy: Are You Meant for Me? Picnic in the Sky Waystation 003
  24. Leslie Evers: Maybe He Will Love Her I Can't Remember My Dreams Cumulus 0106
  25. Jean Redpath: I'll Lay Ye Doon Love (trad) Frae My Ain Country Folk-Legacy 49
  26. Gordon Lightfoot: Talking in Your Sleep Summer Side of Life Reprise 2037
  27. Bob Wright and Bill Doerge: Talking Spanish in My Sleep (Bob Wright) Hamburger Sandwich Bojo 00261-39285
  28. James Keelaghan & Oscar Lopez: Spanish Is The Loving Tongue (Wm. Badger Clark,Jr./M.Williams) Compadres Jericho Beach JBM-9701-2
  29. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: If I Were a Carpenter (Tim Hardin- Allen Stanton) Me & Bobby McGee Rounder 0368
  30. Fiddler on the Roof (orig.B'way cast-Zero Mostel): If I Were a Rich Man (Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick) RCA Victor 82876-51430-2
  31. Wizard of Oz (orig.soundtrk-Bert Lahr & cast): If I Were King of the Forest (Harold Arlen/E.Y.Harburg) Rhino 71964
  32. Jack Williams: Honeydew Four Good Days Wind River 4052
  33. Barbara Barrow & Michael Smith: Honeydew (Orphans - August 18, 1977) WFMT recording
  34. The Hot Nut Riveters: Your Feet's Too Big (Fisher-Benson) Moustashe Girl Small & Nimble 99282
  35. Woody Guthrie: Who's Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet (trad-Guthrie) Muleskinner Blues Smithsonian Folkways 40101
  36. Sharon Mountain Harmony - Mary Alice Amidon): Oh, He's Taken My Feet (trad) Sharon Mountain Harmony - A Golden Ring of Gospel Folk-Legacy 86
  37. Sons of the Never Wrong: Teva (Bruce Roper) One If by Hand Gadfly 268
  38. Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues: Uptown Shoes, Opus 19 Complimentary Colors Gadfly 507
  39. Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen w/ Michael Cooney: The Dummy Line (trad) Never Grow Up Flying Fish 671
  40. Jean Redpath: The Railway Porter (unattributed, PD) Now & Then self 110
  41. Gordon Bok: The Seals Other Eyes Timberhead Music 17
  42. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: Seal Lullaby (Mangsen/Rudyard Kipling) / Seal Harbor (Mangsen) Home by Dark Compass Rose 13
  43. Jean Redpath: Song of the Seals (Granville Bantock/Harold Boulton) Songs of Love, Lilt and Laughter Elektra 224
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

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Makem & Spain, Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick, Paul Chasman, Leslie Evers, "Hangtown Dance Hall, Jeni & Billy, Pieta Brown

CD of the week: Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick

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