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January 31, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Elana James: Ripple (Jerry Garcia-Robert Hunter) Black Beauty Snarf 333
  3. Tom Paxton: Virginia Morning Redemption Road Pax 010
  4. Amanda Biggs: Every Morning (David Clemmer-Don Richmond) Amanda Biggs Howlin Dog 56605-76702
  5. Neptune's Car: By the Time It Gets Dark (Sandy Denny) The 45th Parallel self 89211-21411-2
  6. Bob Dylan: The Night We Called It a Day (Matt Dennis/Tom Adair) Shadows in the Night Columbia
  7. Olivia Chaney: Swimming in the Longest River The Longest River Nonesuch 541711
  8. Paul Robeson: Deep River (trad) The Essential Paul Robeson ASV 244
  9. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries & Sandy O): Swimming to the Other Side Roots, Rock & Revolution Moving Forward 00261-20743
  10. Pat Donohue: Exercise Blues Nobody's Fault Bluesky 930
  11. All American (orig.cast): Physical Fitness / The Fight Song (Charles Strouse / Lee Adams) Columbia 48216
  12. Gerard Hoffnung: Dieting A Last Encore BBC 780563-536758
  13. Babes With Axes (T.R. Kelley): One Size Fits All (TR Kelley) Live Axe self 3593-70001-2
  14. Hot Club of Cowtown: Slow Boat to China (Fred Loesser, PD, arr.E.James-W.Smith) Rendezvous in Rhythm Proper 004
  15. Zoë Lewis: Slow Boat to China Sheep Dog Called Dog 83707 31412
  16. Fred Hellerman: China, We Owe a Lot To You (H.Johnson-M.Ager, 1917) Caught in the Act Honeywind HW 107
  17. Marilyn Ryan and the Bear Canyon Ramblers: O.J. & Nicole True Stores of Love, Money & Murder self, no#
  18. John Forster: The Juice a la Seuss Helium Philo 11671-1214-2
  19. Joanne Rand: O.J.'s Song (Jordan Rand) Grant Me Eyes self 005
  20. Elana James: I'll Be Your Baby Tonight (Bob Dylan) Black Beauty Snarf 333
  21. Bob Dylan: Some Enchanted Evening (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Shadows in the Night Columbia
  22. Barnstar!: Darling (Josh Ritter) Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out! Signature Sounds 2070
  23. Connie Kaldor: Bill's Got It Back Love Sask Coyote 1050
  24. Mike Agranoff: Makin' Whoopee (Walter Donaldson/Gus Kahn, arr.M.Agranoff) Straight Lines BFD 105
  25. Tom Paxton: The Battle of the Sexes Redemption Road Pax 010
  26. Stan Freberg: John and Marsha Stan Freberg Collectors Series Capitol 791627-2
  27. Peter Mulvey: Thorn The Knuckelball Suite Signature Sounds 1297
  28. Olivia Chaney: The King's Horses The Longest River Nonesuch 541711
  29. Stephen Fearing: All the King's Horses Industrial Lullaby Red House 120
  30. Dick Gaughan: All the King's Horses Redwood Cathedral Appleseed 1027
  31. Betty Comden & Adolph Green: The French Lesson A Party with Betty Comden & Adolph Green Angel 077776477329
  32. Michael Smith: Famous in France Such Things Are Finely Done TalesFromtheTavern 019
  33. Hey Mavis: Say Hello to Paris (Laurie Michelle Caner) Honey Man Stellada 00261-37540
  34. Creole Stomp w/ Dennis Stroughmatt: Baby Please Don't Go Back to New Orleans (composer unidentified) Creole Stranger self no#
  35. Jim Malcolm: The Cruel Mither (trad,arr.Malcolm) The Corncrake Beltane 110
  36. Cloudstreet: The Cruel Motherboard (trad/Les Barker) Dark Side of the Mongrel Mrs. Ackroyd 020
  37. Olivia Chaney: Cassiopeia The Longest River Nonesuch 541711
  38. Heidi Muller: Cassiopeia Cascadia 103
  39. David LaMotte: Constellation Spin Lower Dryad 9092
  40. The Yellow Room Gang (Kitty Donohoe): Make It Snow (Donohoe) Decade Yellow Room 018
  41. Carolyn Currie: February Morning Echolocation North C 48252-97003
  42. Dar Williams: February Many Great Companions Razor & Tie 7930183112-2
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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RICH'S PICKS:

Elana James, Tom Paxton, Amanda Biggs, Neptune's Car, Olivia Chaney, Barnstar!, Jim Malcolm, The Yellow Room Gang, Carolyn Currie

CD of the week: Elana James

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