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June 27, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Katie Dahl: MmmBop (Taylor, Isaac & Zachary Hanson) Ordinary Band Waterbug 122
  3. Woody Pines: Anything for Love (Woods/Hatfield) Woody Pines Muddy Roots 88295-23757
  4. The Dustbowl Revival: Never Had to Go (Dustbowl Revival/Z.Lupetin) With a Lampshade On Signature Sounds 2077
  5. Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three: Feels So Good (P.LaFarge) Middle of Everywhere Free Dirt 0065
  6. Tom Chapin: Smart Without Art (T.Chapin-Michael Mark-Jon Cobert) 70 Sundance 027
  7. Brian Joseph: World with No Art Somewhere It's True FrogSongs 0114
  8. Bob Conrad: Great Square Inches in Art private recording
  9. Beethoven's Wig featuring Richard Perlmutter: I Like Art (Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition) (Mussorgsky/Richard Perlmutter) Beethoven's Wig self 1005
  10. Vance Gilbert: Prelude to a Kiss (Gordon-Mills-Ellington) Nearness of You Disismye 009
  11. Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt: Kiss Me Now (Danny Schmidt) For Keeps Red House 278
  12. Shel Silverstein: I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now (Howard-Hough-Adams) Hairy Jazz Water 214
  13. Sally Barris: I Want to Kiss You But Your Lips Are Gone (S.Barris-Don Henry) (Folkstage - April 26, 2014) WFMT recording
  14. Marcy MarxerMarcy Marxer: Kissing in the Dark (Memphis Minnie) Things Are Coming My Way Community 206
  15. Matthew Byrne: What Fortunes Guide a Sailor (trad/Gina Dunlap) Hearts & Heroes self 79444-00525
  16. Norah Rendell: Forty Fishermen (trad) Spinning Yarns Two Tap 016
  17. Steve Spurgin: Sing Me a Song About Home Solo Flight Blue Night 227
  18. The Once: Three Fishers (Garnet Rogers/Charles Kingsley) The Once Borealis 204
  19. Eilen Jewell: My Hometown Sundown Over Ghost Town Signature Sounds 2076
  20. Cindy Kallet-Ellen Epstein-Michael Cicone: My Hometown (Bruce Springsteen) Only Human Overall 2
  21. Bill Monroe w/Tom Ewing guitar & vocal: The Old Hometown (Lester Flatt) Live from Mountain Stage Blue Plate 400
  22. Woody Allen: Pets Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  23. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Invisible Chinese Otter Hound That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Four BBC Audio
  24. Loudon Wainwright III: Man & Dog Haven't Got the Blues (Yet) 429 Records17997
  25. Bob Dorough: Dog (Bob Dorough/Lawrence Ferlinghetti) Jazz Canto - An Anthology of Poetry and Jazz World Pacific 1244
  26. Lou & Peter Berryman: Does Your Dog Agonize? The Universe: 14 Examples Cornbelt 17
  27. Roy Schneider: High on a Mountain Ten from the Pen Shiny Gnu 103
  28. Della Mae: High Away Gone (Celia Woodsmith-Courtney Hartman) Della Mae Rounder 11661-36378-02
TOM RUSSELL: THE ROSE OF ROSCRAE - A Ballad of the West

Produced by Tom Russell and Barry Walsh
Act Two:

  1. The Water Is Wide (trad) / Overture (with Maura O'Connell, the Norwegian Wind Ensemble)
  2. I Talk to God (with Maura O'Connell)
  3. The Bear (with Eliza Gilkyson)
  4. The Railroad Boy (with Eliza Gilkyson)
  5. Resurrection Mountain
  6. When the Wolves No Longer Sing (with Gretchen Peters) (Tom Russell-Ian Tyson)
  7. Just a Closer Walk with Thee / The Gospel of John, Capter 4 (with Augie Meyers) (trad)
  8. Jesus Met the Woman at the Well (trad, arr.Ian & Sylvia Tyson)
  9. Damien (A Crust of Bread, A Slice of Fish, A Cup of Water)
  10. Guadalupe / Valentine de la Sierra (with Gretchen Peters, Ana Gabriel)
  11. Poor Mother Mexico
  12. Gallo del Cielo (with Joe Ely, Ian Tyson)
  13. Soliloquy #1 / Swiss Yodel Choir
  14. En Canadian Errant (with Bonnie Dobson) (Gerin-Lajoie)
  15. He'll Be Dead Before He Hit's the Ground #2 (with Joe Ely, Augie Meyers)
  16. Doin' Hard Time in Texas (Maxfield-Russell)
  17. When I Was a Cowboy (with Lead Belly) (H.Ledbetter)
  18. West Texas Montage (with Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Guy Clark, Dan Penn)
  19. Old Rattle Bag Blues (Soliloquy #2)
  20. Midnight Wine
  21. Whiskey In His Blood
  22. Tularosa (Tom Russell-Gretchen Peters-Barry Walsh)
  23. Irish Medley (trad) / The Stable
  24. Isn't It Grand? (with Gurf Morlix, Eliza Gilkyson, Augie Meyers, Pat Manske)
  25. The Rose of Roscrae (with Maura O'Connell) (Tom Russell-Gretchen Peters-Barry Walsh)

All songs by Thomas George Russell or if marked traditional, arranged by Tom Russell, unless otherwise noted.
Act Two played in its entirety by permission of the artist and record label.

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:

Katie Dahl, Woody Pines, Dustbowl Revival, Tom Chapin Vance Gilbert, Matthew Byrne, Norah Rendell, Steve Spurgin, Eilen Jewell, Roy Schneider, Della Mae

CD of the week: Tom Russell The Rose of Roscrae

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