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May 23, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Todd Burge: Ask Them To Imitation Life Bunj Jam 88295-22692
  3. Simon & Garfunkel: Song for the Asking (Paul Simon) Bridge Over Troubled Water Columbia Legacy 88697-82724-2
  4. Amy Speace: Come Pick Me Up (Amy Speace-Neilson Hubbard) That Kind of Girl Windbone 89713-58654
  5. Susie Glaze & the Hilonesome Band: Never Give Up (Robert Carlson- David Hanson) Not That Kind of Girl self 00261-42048
  6. Marc Cohn: From the Station The Rainy Season Atlantic 782491-2
  7. Joni Mitchell: Rainy Night House Ladies of the Canyon Reprise 6376
  8. Suzie Vinnick: Send Me Someone to Love (Percy Mayfield) Me 'N' Mabel self 61297-26743
  9. Dan Weber: (I Deal with) Crazy All Day What I'm Lookin' For Highway 142 Music 1502
  10. Mose Allison: My Brain The Way of the World Anti- 87059-2
  11. Caleb Stine: No Harm in Being Crazy I Wasn't Build for a Life Like This self no#
  12. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Cash Register That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Worldwide
  13. Spider John Koerner: Everybody's Goin' for the Money What's Left of Spider John Hornbeam 0002
  14. Joel Rafael: Thanks for the Smiles Baladista Inside 04141-8
  15. (James) Moors & (Kort) McCumber: Crack a Smile Pandamonium self 89577-73132
  16. Jon Gailmor: Gonna Die with a Smile If It Kills Me Phil 1095
  17. Kate Wolf & the Wildwood Flower: The Redtail Hawk (George Schroder) Back Roads Rhino 71479
  18. Mike Cross: Red Tailed Hawk High Powered Low Flying Sugar Hill 1011
  19. Elaine Romanelli: Red Tail The Hour Before self 88295-24554
  20. The Hillbenders: Do You Think It's Alright? / Fiddle About (John Entwhistle) / Pinball Wizard (Peter Townshend) Tommy: a Bluegrass Opry Compass 74650-2
  21. Mick Scott: Pinball Game Chicago's Earl of Old Town-Enterainment (sic) Nightly, Volume 2 Saloon 1615-20
  22. Shawn Colvin: Cry Like an Angel (Shawn Colvin-John Leventhal) Live '88 Plump 5901-2
  23. Eric Bibb w/ J.J. Milteau & Blind Boys of Alabama: I Heard the Angels Singin' (Rev.Gary Davis) Blues People Stony Plain 1379
  24. The Pine Hill Project (Richard Shindell & Lucy Kaplansky): Such Sweet Angels (Glenn Patscha) Signature Sounds 2073
  25. Catherine Howe & Vo Fletcher: Thoughts on Thomas Hardy (Catherine Howe) English Tale Proper 5060116-574012
  26. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Thomas Hardy That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Worldwide
  27. Pete Morton: Letter to Thomas Hardy (Folkstage - September 13, 2008) WFMT Recording
  28. Anonymous 4 w/ Bruce Molsky: The Southern Soldier Boy (trad/Capt.C.W. Alexander, arr.Genensky-Molsky) / Rebel Raid (trad-arr.Molsky) / Faded Coat of Blue (The Nameless Grave) (J.H. McNaughton, arr. Genensky-Hellauer-Molsky) 1865 Harmonia Mundi 807549
  29. Pharis & Jason Romero: The Dying Soldier (trad, fr. Buell Kazee) A Wanderer I'll Stay Lula 1504
  30. Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: St. Nick's set - Lady Duff (trad) / So I'm Off with the Good St. Nicholas (J.S.Skinner, PD) / Natalie MacMaster's (Calvin Vollrath) One Linus 270208
  31. Cassie & Maggie (MacDonald): Polkas (trad,arr.C&M MacDonald) Sterling Road self 53677-58517
  32. Chuck Suchy: Grandma's Gone Same Road Home Little Bluestem 101
  33. Johnsmith: Family Artifacts The Longing Road Blue Pine 00261-40802
  34. Patty Stevenson & Craig Siemsen: Torn Between Two Boxes (Attic Song) (Patty Stevenson) Paint Me a Picture Larrea 1282
  35. Debbie Diedrich: Corregated Cardboard Boxes Ninety Miles Out West Braodway 3593-70007-2
  36. Marc Cohn: The Things We've Handed Down The Rainy Season Atlantic 782491-2
  37. Laura Zucker: Memorial Day A Step Ahead Left Foot Forward 66449-59402
  38. Michael Jerling: Long Black Wall Early Jerling Waterbug 0043
  39. Jan Krist w/ The Yellow Room Gang: Memorial Day (Krist) Happy New Day Yellow Room YRR009
  40. Spoon River Anthology (Charles Aidman): The Hill (Edgar Lee Masters) Columbia 2410
  41. 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:

Todd Burge, Amy Speace, Susie Glaze, Spider John Koerner, Moors & McCumber, Joel Rafael, Elaine Romanelli, Stevenson & Siemsen, Pharis & Jason Romero, Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, Cassie & Maggie MacDonald, Anonymous 4, Johnsmith

CDs of the week: MacMaster & Leahy, and Cassie & Maggie MacDonald

Click here to see a list of upcoming concerts.