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August 22, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. John Roberts & Debra Cowan: Drive Dull Care Away Ballads Long & Short Golden Hind 111
  3. Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne: Cheer Up! Smile! Nertz! (Norman Anthony- Mischa & Wesley Portnoff) Never No More Blues Ripple 011
  4. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Bye Bye Blackbird (Mort Dixon-Ray Henderson) / Red, Red Robin (Harry Woods) medley Rockin' the Uke Community Music 205
  5. MaryJo Mundy: Am I Lucky or What (Shelly Markham-Marie Cain) Halfway to Heaven Four Feet Eleven001-9482
  6. My Fair Lady (orig.cast-Stanley Holloway, et.al.): With a Little Bit of Luck (Loewe-Lerner) Columbia Legacy 60539
  7. David Wilcox: We Call It Freedom Reverie What Are Records? 44626 01072
  8. Eileen McGann: Too Stupid for Democracy Journeys Dragonwing 113
  9. Ray Jessel: Red White & Blue Naughty or Nice LML 243
  10. Mike Felton: I Voted for Frank AKA Johnny Lunchbucket Landfill 2307
  11. Peter Mayer: Union Depot Third Street Blue Boat 1210
  12. The Slocan Ramblers: Streamline Cannonball (Roy Acuff) Coffee Creek self 18088-77993
  13. Dubl Handi: The Train That Carried My Girl From Town (trad) Morning in a New Machine self no#
  14. James Curley: There Used to Be a Train Sidewalking Crab 00261-39321
  15. Leo Kottke: The Last Steam Engine Train (Sam McGee-John Fahey) Greenhouse One Way 18457
  16. Dave Gunning: This Changin' Wind (Dave Gunning-Ray Stewart) Lift Wee House of Music 2015
  17. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb: Institute of Extraordinary Creatures That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Four BBC Audio
  18. (Michael) Flanders & (Donald) Swann: The Wompom The Bestiary fr. The Complete Flanders & Swann EMI 7974642
  19. Art Thieme: The Biggest Whatever (The Dillards) Chicago Town & Points West Folk-Legacy FSI-135
  20. David Wilcox: Open Hand What Are Records no#
  21. Kismet (opera cast-Jerry Hadley & Ruth Ann Swenson): Stranger in Paradise (Robt.Wright, based on Borodin/George Forrest) Sony Broadway 46438
  22. My Sweet Patootie: Take My Hand (Terry Young-Sandra Swannell) Good Day Easy Bake 103
  23. Mt. Thelonious: Hollow Man A Little More Time self 00385-25942
  24. Joni Mitchell: Cactus Tree Song to a Seagull Reprise 6293-2
  25. Mark Erelli: Hollow Man Mark Erelli Signature Sounds 1249
  26. John Roberts & Debra Cowan: Fair Annie Ballads Long & Short Golden Hind 111
  27. Matraca Berg: Your Husband's Cheating on Us (M.Berg- Marshall Chapman-Jill McCorkle) The Dreaming Fields Dualtone 80302-01531-27
  28. Dar Williams: Empty Plane Emerald self 518
  29. Rachel Garlin: Flying Together Wink at July Tactile 5
  30. Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt: Come Take a Trip In My Airship (George Evans-Ren Shields) Flying Fish 70425
  31. Cheryl Wheeler: On the Plane Defying Gravity Philo 11671-1240-2
  32. Arrogant Worms: Worst Seat on the Plane Idiot Road self 1001
  33. Dan Navarro: Straight to the Heart Skinless Red Hen 10
  34. Greg Greenway: I Carry Your Heart with Me Standing on the Side of Love Face 005
  35. Krista Detor: Blowing Kisses Flat Earth Diary Tightrope 255 113
  36. Chuck Suchy: Be with You Unraveling Heart Little Bluestem 104
  37. Connie Kaldor: Your Love Love Is a Truck Coyote 1025
  38. Ronny Cox: The Dutchman (Michael P. Smith) At the Sebastiani Theatre Bay Sound 9601
  39. Mt. Thelonious: The Prayer A Little More Time self 00385-25942
  40. Patrick Sky: Sometimes I Wonder Reality Is Bad Enough Verve-Forecast 3052
  41. Mike Jordan: Oh How They Come / Best Wishes (Amazingrace, Evanston - January 8, 1977) (WFMT recording)
  42. reprise, last 30 seconds: Mt. Thelonious: The Prayer A Little More Time self 00385-25942
  43. 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:

John Roberts & Debra Cowan, Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne, Peter Mayer, Slocan Ramblers, Dubl Handi, Dave Gunning, Mt. Thelonious, Dar Williams

CD of the week: John Roberts & Debra Cowan

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