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June 13, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time (Lee Hays-W.Lowenfels) Vanguard 147/50
  3. Ronnie Gilbert: What's That I Hear (Phil Ochs) Alone with Ronnie Gilbert Mercury 60917
  4. Holly Near & Ronnie Gilbert: Singing for Our Lives (Holly Near) Lifeline Extended Appleseed 1066
  5. Ronnie Gilbert (w/ Fred Hellerman & Erik Darling, guitars, Bill Lee, bass): Come and Go With Me (trad) Vanguard 9052
  6. David Roth: Does Joni Mitchell Ever Mow the Lawn So Far, So Good Wind River 4053
  7. Nancy White: Leonard Cohen's Never Gonna Bring My Groceries In Momnipotent Children's Group 1025
  8. Ronnie Gilbert: The Poet, The Wife and The Monkey (Leon Rosselson) This Train Still Runs Abbe Alice 0696
  9. David Roth: So Far, So Good (David Roth-Richard Mekdeci) Wind River 4053
  10. Andy Breckman: So Far So Good Proud Dad Gadfly 201
  11. David Mallett: So Far, So Good Artist in Me North Road 71603
  12. Andy Revkin: A Very Fine Line Very Fine Line 00261-39405
  13. Liz Mitchell: My Father's Eyes Not the Whether of Summer Riverwide 1207
  14. The Burns Sisters: My Father's Blue Eyes (Marie Burns) Looking Back - Our American Irish Souls self 16895-07932
  15. Heather Styka: My Father's Daughter Lifeboats for Atlantis Kite Stripe 02
  16. Carrie Newcomer: My Father's Only Son Betty's Diner - The Best of Carrie Newcomer Philo11671-1245-2
  17. Cosy Sheridan: Me and My Father Saturn Return Waterbug 0012
  18. Ruth & Max Bloomquist: Daddy Was an Old Man (Ruth Bloomquist) Turn Back a Page Ruby 110
  19. Vance Gilbert: Nearness of You (Hoagy Carmichael-Ned Washington) Disismye 009
  20. Ronnie Gilbert & Holly Near: When I'm Not Near the Girl I Love (Burton Lane/E.Y. Harburg) This Train Still Runs Abbe Alice 0696
  21. Jan Hammarlund: Moogical Love (Malvina Reynolds) Uncovered Malvina Reynolds Skordemane 09
  22. John Malcolm Penn: Mutual Attraction L.A. Blues Blue Night 226
  23. Janis Ian: Married in London Strictly Solo Rude Girl 099
  24. My Fair Lady (orig.cast-Stanley Holloway): Get Me to the Church on Time (Loewe/Lerner) Columbia SK 60539
  25. The Weavers: I Never Will Marry (trad,new words-music, Fred Hellerman) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard 147/50
  26. Olivia Chaney: Too Social The Longest River Nonesuch 541711-2
  27. Vance Gilbert: When Sunny Get's Blue (Segal-Fisher) Nearness of You Disismye 009
  28. Ronnie Gilbert: Wish I Had a Troubador (Tom Paxton) Love Will Find a Way Abbe Alice 915
  29. Tom Chapin: Guitar Child 70 Sundance 027
  30. Jonathan Edwards: This Old Guitar Tomorrow's Child Rising 207
  31. Steve Spurgin: Lay This Old Guitar Down (Chuck Pyle) Solo Flight Blue Night 227
  32. The Weavers: Rock Island Line (trad) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard 147/50
  33. Stan Freberg & The Original Cast: Rock Island Line (trad-Freberg) Stan Freberg Capitol 7916272
  34. Ronnie Gilbert: The Midnight Special (Huddie Ledbetter) The Spirit Is Free Redwood 4985
  35. Della Mae: Take One Day (Courtney Hardman-Celia Woodsmith) Della Mae Rounder 11661-36378-2
  36. The Nields: Wasn't That a Time (Nerissa Nields) XVII Mercy House 00261-41870
  37. Same Latitude as Rome: Better Days Will Come (Peter Boyer) Early Days self 89211-43549
  38. Lightning Hopkins: Jesus Will You Come By Here (trad-Sam Hopkins) The Best of Lightning Hopkins Arhoolie 499
  39. The Weavers: Kumbaya (trad, new words-arrangement, Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard 147/50
  40. Sons of the Never Wrong: When Friends Are Gone (Bruce Roper) King Fisher King Waterbug 107
  41. Carrie Elkin w/ Danny Schmidt: The Company of Friends (D.Schmidt) (Folkstage - March 7, 2015) WFMT recording
  42. Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer: When I Go (D.Carter) (Folkstage - October 28, 2000) WFMT recording
  43. (Eric) Lowen & (Dan) Navarro: Crossing Over Live Radio Red Hen 2
  44. Amy Speace w/ Meagan Palmer & John Abbey: Hymn for the Crossing (Amy Speace-Ben Glover) (Folkstage - June 14, 2013) WFMT Recording
  45. Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem: Crossing the Bar (Arbo/Alfred, Lord Tennyson) (Folkstage - April 7, 2001) WFMT Recording
  46. Ken Hicks & ensemble: All the Good People (Ken Hicks) Remembering Fred - A Tribute to Fred Holstein (recorded at the Old Town School of Folk Music - April 3, 2004) Remembering Fred 001
  47. 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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David Roth, Vance Gilbert, Jan Hammarlund, John Malcolm Penn, Tom Chapin, Jonathan Edwards, Steve Spurgin, Olivia Chan

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