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February 7, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Sally Barris, Cliff Eberhardt, Louise Mosrie: With One Voice One Guitar (Melissa Tatum-Sally Barris-Cliff Eberhardt- Louise Mosrie) special release as a benefit for Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (web site)
  3. Grit Laskin: If You Want to Change the World (Midnight Special New Year's Eve party - December 31, 2006) WFMT Recording
  4. Caroline Spence: One Little Song Somehow self 88295-20633
  5. Empire Roots Band: I Am the Light of This World / I Belong to the Band (Rev.Gary Davis) Music from the film: Harlem Street Singer Acoustic Sessions 220
  6. Olivia Chaney: False Bride (trad,arr.Chaney) The Longest River Nonesuch 541711
  7. Bernadette Morris: Once I Loved (trad,arr.Graham/Morris) All the Ways You Wander self 721762-999172
  8. Amy Speace: One Man's Love (A.Speace-Beth Nielson Chapman) That Kind of Girl Windbone 59713-58654
  9. The Buckstankle Boys: Swing of the Golden Gate (trad) Round Peak Home self no#
  10. Patt & Possum (Charlie Walden-Chris Germain-Patt Plunkett): Dance Around Molly (trad) self 87516-98008
  11. Punch Brothers: Passepied (fr. Suite Bergamasque by Claude Debussy, arr.Punch Bros.) The Phosphorescent Blues Nonesuch 546377-2
  12. Connie Kaldor: Love Sask Coyote 1050
  13. Dolly Varden: Saskatchewan to Chicago (Steve Dawson) For a While Mid-Fi 303
  14. Neptune's Car: Ann Arbor to Up North Atlanta The 45th Parallel self 89211-21411-2
  15. Jack Brown: The Road to Happy (Folkstage - August 28, 2010) WFMT recording
  16. The Burns Sisters (Annie & Marie): Clare to Here (Ralph McTell) Looking Back - Our American Irish Souls Sisters 16895-07932
  17. The Yellow Room Gang (Mustard's Retreat): Winter of '14 (Michael Hough) Decade Yellow Room 018
  18. Pat Donohue: Cold Winter Blues Nobody's Fault Bluesky 903
  19. John Gorka: Holed Up Mason City Bright Side of Down Red House 271
  20. Dennis Stroughmatt & Creole Stomp: Les Mardi Gras (trad) Creole Stranger self no#
  21. Nathan And The Zydeco Cha Chas: Mardi Gras Zydeco (N.Williams) Your Mama Don't Know Rounder 11661-2107-2
  22. Bob Dylan: Stay With Me (Jerome Moross-Carolyn Leigh) Shadows in the Night Columbia
  23. Sebastian Cabot: Don't Think Twice, It's All Right (Bob Dylan, arr.Irving Spice) Sebastian Cabot, actor a Dramatic Reading with Music, Bob Dylan, poet Rev-ola 198
  24. William Shatner: Mr. Tamourine Man (Bob Dylan) Golden Throats: The Great Celebrity Sing-Off! Rhino 70187
  25. Wendell Ferguson: Didn't Chew (Bob Dylan/Wendell Ferguson) Live! self 0305
  26. Bob Dylan: What'll I Do (Irving Berlin) Shadows in the Night Columbia
  27. Tom Pacheco: MacDougal Street Summer 1966 Boomtown Frogs Claw 88295-20296
  28. Tom Paxton: The Mayor of MacDougal Street Redemption Road Pax 010
  29. Dave Van Ronk: He Was a Friend of Mine (trad) Live in Monterey Omnivore 83
  30. David Massengill: Talkin' Dave Van Ronk Blues Dave on Dave Gadfly 295
  31. Dave Van Ronk: Thanks for the Memory (Ralph Rainger/Leo Robin) Sweet & Lowdown Justin Time 166-2
  32. A Thurber Carnival (orig.cast): The Unicorn in the Garden (James Thurber) Columbia 2024
  33. Pete Coe: Blind Man He Can See (trad-Pete Coe) Backbone Bash 57
  34. Audra McDonald: Crazy He Calls Me (Carl Sigman-Bob Russell) Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill PS Classics 1423
  35. Punch Brothers: My Oh My The Phosphorescent Blues Nonesuch 546377-2
  36. Him & Her (Brenda Freed-Michael D'Eath): My Oh My (Brenda Freed) On Solid Ground Bfreed 7443
  37. Elana James: All I Need Is You (Benny Davis-Peter de Rose- Michael Parish) Black Beauty Snarf 333
  38. Kody Norris and the Watauga Mountain Boys: The Great Beyond (trad,arr.Country Gentlemen) There's a Man Coming for Me self 92520-14516
  39. Robert Earl Keen: This World Is Not My Home (Albert E. Brumley-Mary Reeves) Happy Prisoner - The Bluegrass Sessions Dualtone 80302-01687-27
  40. Red Tail Ring: A Clearing in the Wild (Michael Beauchamp- Laurel Primo) The Heart's Swift Foot Earthwork 8503
  41. Olivia Chaney: Blessed Instant (Sidsel Endresen adapt./arr. by Olivia Chaney) The Longest River Nonesuch 541711
  42. 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:

Empire Roots Band, Olivia Chaney, Bernadette Morris, Amy Speace, Punch Brothers, Connie Kaldor, Neptune's Car, The Burns Sisters, The Yellow Room Gang, om Pacheco, Tom Paxton, Elana James, Robert Earl Keen

CD of the week: The Yellow Room Gang

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