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98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
August 8, 2015

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Hosts:
Taylor Caffery, WRKF-FM, Baton Rouge, LA
Wanda Fischer, WAMC-FM, Albany, NY
John Platt, WFUV-FM, Bronx, NY
Rich Warren, WFMT-FM, Chicago, IL

Theme Songs:
John Platt:

  1. Bela Fleck & the Flecktones: Who's Got Three (Bela Fleck) The Hidden Land Columbia 82796 96417 2
Wanda Fischer:

  1. Cindy Kallet: Big Dark's Fancy Working on Wings to Fly Folk-Legacy 83
Taylor Caffery:

  1. Salamander Crossing: Light in the Window (Greg Trooper/John Walmsly) Bottleneck Dreams Signature Sounds 1244
Rich Warren:

  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
John Platt:

  1. The Sea The Sea: If I Go (Chicago) (Chuck Costa-Mira Stanley) We Are Love We Are Love self 859709-9875613
  2. Robert Johnson: Sweet Home Chicago The Complete Recordings Columbia Legacy 88697 85907-2
  3. Wayne Juhlin, et al: Renaming Chicago's Streets Chicaga, Vol. 2: What About Dat? Duo DS 1600
  4. Susan Werner: Chicago Anyday Live at Passim Sleeve Dog SW-013
Wanda Fischer:

  1. Christopher Shaw and Bridget Ball: Red River Valley (Traditional) Songs from the Big Front Porch Twining Tree 9611-2
  2. The Carter Family: My Clinch Mountain Home (A.P. Carter) My Clinch Mountain Home Rounder 1065
  3. John Kirk and Trish Miller: Shenandoah (Traditional) Quicksteppin' Quickstep Music 02
  4. The Carter Family: The Storms Are on The Ocean (A.P. Carter) Anchored in Love Rounder 1064
Taylor Caffery:

  1. The Figs: Do Right Blues (Jillian Johnson) What Keeps Me Up at Night Valcour
  2. Bobby Charles: Clash of Culture Timeless Rice 'n' Gravy Records RIC 517
  3. La Santa Cecilia: Strawberry Fields Forever (John Lennon, Paul McCartner) Someday New Universal B0020292-02
Rich Warren:

  1. Steve Goodman: City of New Orleans WFMT Studio , ca. 1971 WFMT recording
  2. James Curley: Goodman's Shoes There Used to Be a Train Sidewalking Crab 00261-39321
John Platt:

  1. Steve Goodman: Would You Like to Learn to Dance? No Big Surprise: The Steve Goodman Anthology Red Pajamas RPJ-008
  2. The Mamas & the Papas: Do You Wanna Dance (Bobby Freeman) The Best of the Mamas & the Papas MCA Records MCBD 19519
  3. Kelli O'Hara/Ted Sperling/ Ken Watanabe: Shall We Dance? (Oscar Hammerstein II & Richard Rodgers) The King & I Decca Broadway 996244156
Wanda Fischer:

  1. Theodore Bikel: Two Brothers (Irving Gordon) Bravo Bikel! Elektra Records EKS-7175
  2. Ben Bedford: Twenty-One Land of the Shadows Hopeful Sky 202
  3. Rosanne Cash: When the Master Calls the Roll (Rosanne Cash and Rodney Crowell) The River and the Thread Blue Note
Taylor Caffery:

  1. Ibrica Jusic: The Stranger Song (Leonard Cohen) Hazarder: ATribute to Leonard Cohen Dancing Bear DBCD 020
  2. Dr John: How Come My Dog Don't Bark (When You Come Around) (Prince Partridge) Goin' Back To New Orleans Warner Bros. Records 9 26940-2
  3. Irma Thomas: While the City Sleeps (Randy Newman) Straight From The Soul Stateside 7243 5 79987 2
Rich Warren:

  1. Lance Brown: Buzzards in Love (private recording)
Jenny Bienemann:

  1. Leslie Smith: Boat in a Bottle These Things Wrapped Waterbug 15
John Platt:

  1. James Taylor: Angels of Fenway Before This World Concord CRE-35270-02
  2. Bob Newhart: Nobody Will Ever Play Baseball The Button Down Mind of Bob Newhart Warner Bros. WS-1399
  3. Cashman & West: Willie, Mickey, and The Duke (Talkin' Baseball) (Terry Cashman) American City Suite: The Best of Cashman & West Tarragon
  4. Dave Frischberg: Van Lingle Mungo Dave Frischberg Classics Concord Jazz
Wanda Fischer:

  1. Jonathan Byrd: Galveston The Law and the Lonesome Waterbug WBG0085
  2. Lisa Moscatiello and Rosie Shipley: Girl from the North Country (Bob Dylan) Well-Kept Secrets Shipwhistle SW 1002
  3. Aoife Clancy: The Sliprails and the Spur (Aoife Clancy,Henry Lawson lyrics) Silvery Moon Appleseed Records
  4. John Spillane: Love is King A Rock To Cling To EMI Music Ireland Ltd
Taylor Caffery:

  1. Chanel Samson: Little Red Dot The Beginning Blue Soap Music EP
  2. Richard Thompson: Fergus Lang Still Fantasy FAN-37477-02
  3. Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting, Nancy Kerr: Not Even the Ground / Two Ladies Murmurs Topic TXCD591
Rich Warren:

  1. Michael Johnson: Troubled for You (Ted Sherman) The Early Albums MJ Blue 99001
  2. Alan Arkin: I Like You Columbia 45 rpm 4-43787
  3. Patrick Sky: Greater Manhattan Love Song (Gary White) Photographs Verve Forecast FTS-3079
  4. Michael Johnson: Love/Sex (Tom Rapp) The Early Albums MJ Blue 99001
John Platt:

  1. Jean Rohe: Arise, Arise - A New National Anthem unreleased
  2. Ben Harper: I'll Rise (Ben Harper/Maya Angelou) Welcome to the Cruel World Universal 39320
  3. David Roth: Rise We Will (David Roth) Think Twice Wind River WR-4029
Rich Warren:

  1. Peter Mulvey: Rise Kitchen Radio Signature Sounds 1283
Wanda Fischer:

  1. Aengus Finnan: One Hand On the Radio (Bill Caddick/Pete Bond) North Wind Borealis BCD 148
  2. Arlon Bennett: Summer's Voice Summer's Voice Red Sea RS1003
  3. Bill Staines: That's My Song Old Dogs Red House RHRCD 208
Taylor Caffery:

  1. The Write Brothers: We'll Be Together Again First Flight Threadhead Records no number, UPC 888295208475
  2. John Boutte:We Shall Overcome (trad, Horton, Hamilton,Carawan, Seeger) On My Way Back Home Musicians For Musicians Records
Rich Warren:

  1. Fred Holstein: For All the Good People (Ken Hicks) Fred Holstein: A Collection self no#
Close:

  1. 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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