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June 6, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Jean Ritchie: Jubilee (trad,arr.Ritchie) Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade 7867
  3. Tom Paxton: Spin and Turn Live for the Record Sugar Hill 1053
  4. Steve Schuch: Turning Fields of Summer Rare Earth 102
  5. Gordon Bok - Ed Trickett - Anne Mayo Muir: Turning Toward the Morning (Gordon Bok) The First Fifteen Years, Volume 1 Folk-Legacy 1003
  6. Sally Rogers w/ Claudia Schmidt & Frank Youngman: Circle of the Sun (Sally Rogers) Closing the Distance Flying Fish 70425
  7. Jean Ritchie: Golden Ring Around the Susan Girl (trad,arr.Ritchie) Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade 7867
  8. Art Thieme: Cowboy's Barbara Allen (trad) The Old I Get, The Better I Was Waterbug 0045
  9. Jean Ritchie: Barbary Allen (trad) Ballads Smithsonian Folkways 40145
  10. Spuyten Duyvil: Barbara Allen (trad,arr. Beth Kaufman-Mark Miller) Social Music Hour Vol. I self 88295-22544
  11. Tom Chapin: Dogs & Old Friends (Tom Chapin-Si Kahn) 70 Sundance 027
  12. Bill Staines: Old Dogs Red House 208
  13. Tom T. Hall: (Old Dogs-Children And) Watermelon Wine The Best of Tom T. Hall - The Millennium Collection Mercury 088170126-2
  14. Jonathan Edwards: Tomorrow's Child (Marcus Hummon) Rising 207
  15. Sandy Ross: Grandma's Got a Boombox self no#
  16. Peter Cooper: Grandma's Tattoo (P.Cooper-Tommy Womack) Opening Day Red Beat 016
  17. Mike Cross: Granny's Milk Cartons Creme de la Cross - Best of the Funny Stuff Sugar Hill 1010
  18. Patty Sevenson & Craig Siemsen: On My Grandma's Patchwork Quilt (Larry Penn) Paint Me a Picture Larrea 1282
  19. Jean Ritchie: Hiram Hubbard (trad) Jean Ritchie and Doc Watson at Folk City Smithsonian Folkways 40005
  20. Tom Paley: Louis Collins (Mississippi John Hurt) Paley & Son Hornbeam 0004
  21. Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston: Tom Egan (K.MacLeod) Drawn from the Well Wind River 4023
  22. Ernest Troost: Harlan County Boys O Love Travelin' Shoes 1004
  23. Riki Schneyer: Blue Diamond Mines (Jean Ritchie) Dear Jean - Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie Compass 74631-2
  24. Sue Massek: Come All You Coal Miners (Sarah Ogan Gunning) Precious Memories Strictly Country Records 75
  25. Free Hot Lunch: Penguin Love (John Corning) Free Hot Lunch! New Sound Planet 403
  26. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Penguin Meat That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series 5 BBC Worldwide
  27. Austin Lounge Lizards: Tastes Like Chicken (Fisher-Resnick-H&K Card- Deisler-McLoughlin-Pittman) Strange Noises in the Dark Blue Corn BCM0303
  28. Steve Goodman: Chicken Cordon Bleus Artistic Hair Red Pajamas RPJ-001CD
  29. The Foghorn String Band: Chicken Reel (trad, via Clyde Davenport) Devil in the Seat self 88295-22192
  30. Olivia Chaney: Waxwing (Alasdair Roberts, arr. O.Chaney) The Longest River Nonesuch 541711-2
  31. Eilen Jewell: Songbird Sundown Over Ghost Town Signature Sounds 2076
  32. Jean Ritchie: The Cuckoo (trad,arr.Ritchie) Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade 7867
  33. The Pine Hill Project (Richard Shindell & Lucy Kaplansky): Open Book (Elizabeth Ziman) Tomorrow You're Going Signature Sounds 2073
  34. Bill Nash: Open Book Mostly True Stories Putsie Cat no#
  35. Nanci Griffith w/ The London Symphony Orchestra: These Days in an Open Book Dust Bowl Symphony Elektra 62418-2
  36. Jean Ritchie: The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore Mountain Hearth & Home Rhino Handmade 7867
  37. Norman Blake: Last Train from Poor Valley The Fields of November Flying Fish 18964-0004
  38. Josh Harty & John Statz: Paradise (John Prine) 12 August Money Wolf 014
  39. Archie Fisher: Jock Stewart (trad,arr.Archie Fisher) The Man With a Rhyme Folk-Legacy 61
  40. Liz Carroll & John Doyle: Nearby Long Ago (Liz Carroll) Double Play Compass 745022
  41. Jean Ritchie & friends: Peace Round Dear Jean - Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie Compass 74631-2
  42. Steve Turner: Peace Descends (Paul Metsers) Rim of the Wheel Tradition Bearers 1104
  43. Jean Ritchie: Now Is the Cool of the Day None But One Greenhays 708
  44. Sharon Mountain Harmony: I Will Arise (trad) A Golden Ring of Gospel Folk-Legacy 86
  45. Doc Watson w/ Jean Ritchie: Amazing Grace (John Newton, PD) Jean Ritchie and Doc Watson at Folk City Smithsonian Folkways 40005
  46. 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:

Tom Chapin, Jonathan Edwards, Patty Stevenson & Craig Siemsen, Mitchell & Webb, Olivia Chaney, Eilen Jewell

CD of the week: Tom Chapin

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