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November 15, 2014

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Mark Dvorak: It'll Be Better When It's Better Time Ain't Got Nothin' On Me Waterbug 0098
  3. Lauren Nicole Heintz: Fix It Up Feels Like a Miracle self 84501-68863
  4. The Beatles: Getting Better (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple-EMI 746442-2
  5. Candide (orig.orig.B'way cast - Max Adrian, Barbara Cook, Robert Rounseville): The Best of All Possible Worlds (Leonard Bernstein/Richard Wilbur w/John LaTouche & Dorothy Parker) Sony 48017
  6. Connie Kaldor: Get Lucky Small Cafe Philo 1205
  7. Jan Krist & Jim Bizer: (Extra) Ordinary Thing Too Yellow Room 17
  8. James Lee Stanley: Any Other Way The Apoclaoptimist Beachwood 33086-82314
  9. Martin Mull: Normal Capricorn 0126
  10. Randy Newman: Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man) Good Old Boys Warner Bros. 2193
  11. Spider John Koerner: Dodger Song (trad) Some American Folk Songs Like They Use To Sweet Jane 1024
  12. Candide (1989 cast): What's the Use (Leo.Bernstein/ Richard Wilbur) Deutsche Grammophon 429734-2
  13. Come Sunday (Bill Brickey, Lindsay Weinberg, Alton Smith, & Sue Demel, vocals): Keep Your Hand on the Plow (trad) Crosscurrents self 84501-41577
  14. Hot Rize: Keep Your Lamp Trimmed and Burning (trad,arr.Hot Rize) So Long of a Journey Sugar Hill 3943
  15. Pete Seeger: Keep Your Eyes on the Prize (trad, adapt. lyrics Alice Wine) A Link in the Chain Columbia Legacy 64772
  16. Cosy Sheridan: Keep Your Overhead Low The Horse King Waterbug 102
  17. Harpeth Rising: Day After Day (Jordana Greenberg- Rebecca Reed-Lunn) Tales from Jackson Bridge Grimm Rising 84501-97178
  18. Lucy Wainwright Roche & Suzzy Roche: Everyone Wants to Be Loved Fairytale and Myth self 84501-87597
  19. Kate Wolf: Some Kind of Love (John Stewart) Give Yourself to Love Rhino 71483
  20. Richard Berman: County Clare You're Home Now Aries 007
  21. Grace Griffith: Bridget O'Malley (trad) Passing Through Blix Street 10108
  22. Lee Murdock: Kilkelly (Peter & Stephen Jones) What About the Water Depot 034
  23. Singing in the Rain (orig.soundtrk-Donald O'Connor): Make 'Em Laugh (Nacio Herb Brown/Arthur Freed) (1951) That's Entertainment! Rhino 72182
  24. Marty Robinson & Lovace Becker (producers): The WFMT Laughing Tape (WFMT recording)
  25. Jack Williams: Me and My Automobile Walkin' Dreams Wind River 4025
  26. (Brittany) Haas (Paul) Kowert (Jordan) Tice: Tell Me Watcha Gonna Do Now (Jordan Tice) You Got This self 88295-06114
  27. Time for Three (Nicholas Kendall-Rob Moose-Zachary DePue- Ranaan Meyer): Roundabouts (N.Kendall) Time for Three Universal 0020744-02

Nell Robinson & The Rose of No-Man's Land (complete CD) Compass 74638-2
(aired in its entirely with the permission of Nell Robinson.

  1. Nell Robinson: My Last Days on Earth (Bill Monroe)
  2. Nell Robinson: Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier (trad)
  3. Kathy Baker: Andalusia 1919 (from a Nell Robinson letter)
  4. Nell Robinson: Waiting for the Boys to Come Home (Luther Presley)
  5. Nell Robinson: Blue-Eyed Boston Boy (Virginia Frances Townsend)
  6. Jim Nunally: One Morning in May (trad)
  7. Nell Robinson: Scots Irish (Rodney Crowell)
  8. Kris Kristofferson: Brooklyn 1866 (Julius Robinson letter)
  9. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Drive On (Johnny Cash)
  10. John Doe: Happy to Go (Marcus Cumbie story)
  11. Nell Robinson: Heroes (Guy Clark)
  12. Maxine Hong Kingston: Washington, D.C. 1932 (from Evalyn Walsh McLean's journal)
  13. Nell Robinson: The Forgotten Soldier Boy (Bert Layne)
  14. Nell Robinson: Poppies (James Nunally-Wilma van Peski)
  15. Nell Robinson: The Rose of No Man's Land (Jack Caddigan- James A. Brennan)
  16. Nell Robinson: Whatchee (Nell Robinson-Laurie Lewis)
  17. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Grove Hill 2012 (Marcus Cumbie poem)
  18. John Doe: Stateside (Mel Tillis)
  19. Nell Robinson: American Anthem (Gene Scheer)
  20. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

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