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October 17, 2015

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Tim O'Brien: The Water Is Wise (T.O'Brien-Sarah Jarosz) Pompadour Howdy Skies 2015
  3. MIPSO: Down in the Water (Libby Rosenbough) Old Time Reverie Robust 99463-00210
  4. Cosy Sheridan: Rise Out of the Water (Charlie Koch/Cosy Sheridan) Pretty Bird Waterbug 0116
  5. Happy Traum: The Water Is Wide (trad) Just for the Love of It Lark's Nest 00261-42584
  6. Special Consensus (with Buddy Spicher, Michael Cleveland & Alison Brown): Thank God I'm a Country Boy (John Martin Sommers) Country Boy: A Bluegrass Tribute to John Denver Compass 74627-2
  7. Pete Seeger: Living in the Country Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits Columbia Legacy CK65711
  8. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Country Girl (Rhiannon Giddens- Lalenja Harrington-Adam Matta) Leaving Eden Nonesuch 529809-2
  9. Ricky Scaggs: Country Boy (Tony Colton-Albert Lee-Raymond Smith) Country Hits Bluegrass Style Skaggs Family 6989010112
  10. Krista Detor: Can I Come Over Barely Tightrope 255114
  11. Girlyman: Invite Me In (Ty Greenstein-Nate Borofsky) Joyful Sign self 001
  12. Holly Cole: Take Me Home (Tom Waits) Temptation Metro Blue 724383165322
  13. Rosemary Clooney: Come On - A My House (R.Bagdasarian/W.Saroyan) The Essential Rosemary Clooney Columbia Legacy 90861
  14. On the Town (orig.cast-Nancy Walker-Cris Alexander): Come Up to My Place (Taxi Number) (Leonard Bernstein/Betty Comden-Adolph Green) Columbia Legacy 60538
  15. Sebastian Cabot: It Ain't Me Babe (Bob Dylan) Sebastian Cabot actor, Bob Dylan poet Rev-Ola 198
  16. Arlo Guthrie: Remembering Alice Live in the Sydney Rising Son 1125-2
  17. Ray Jessel: The Short Term Memory Loss Blues Naughty or Nice LML 243
  18. Jim Photoglo: My Father's Son Halls of My Heart Grifftone 76481-10205
  19. Jewel w/ Dolly Parton: My Father's Daughter Picking Up the Pieces Sugar Hill 37804-02
  20. Cliff Eberhardt: My Father's Shoes The Long Road Windam Hill 1092
  21. Jim Photoglo: What Do I Tell My Son (Jim Photoglo-Gary Burr) Halls of My Heart Grifftone 76481-10205
  22. Tim O'Brien: Pompadour Howdy Skies 2015
  23. Kacey Jones: Donald Trump's Hair IGO 41247
  24. Terry Kitchen: Perelli's Barbershop The Post-American Century Urban Campfire 1014
  25. Sweeney Todd (org.B'way cast-Ken Jennings, Len Cariou, Angela Lansbury and company): Pirelli's Miracle Elixir (Stephen Sondheim) RCA 3379-2
  26. Roy Zimmerman: DWB The Faucet's on Fire! Metaphor 925
  27. Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown & White Big Bill Blues Vogue 600041
  28. Avenue Q (orig.cast): Everyone's a Little Bit Racist (Robert Lopez/Jeff Marx) Victor 82876-55923-2
  29. Krista Detor: Barely Tightrope 255114
  30. Laura Cantrell: Barely Said a Thing No Way There From Here Thrift Shop 001
  31. Jen Hamel: Just Enough for Me Fine Small Storm Candletime 4104
  32. Steve Goodman: A Dying Cub Fan's Last Request Affordable Art Red Pajamas 002
  33. Captain Rat and the Blind Rivets: Cubs, Cubs, Cubs (Brian Wilson parody) Pogo 04 (45 rpm)
  34. Andrea Zonn: Another Swing and a Miss (Peter Cooper-Thomm Jutz- Andrea Zonn) Rise Compass 746562
  35. Arlo Guthrie: Mother's Voice (I Hear You Sing Again) (Janis Ian/Woody Guthrie) Here Come the Kids Rising Son 1130
  36. Paul Robeson: Songs My Mother Taught Me (Antonin Dvorak/Adolf Heyduk) On My Journey Smithsonian Folkways 40178
  37. Jamie O'Reilly: She Would Sing the Kerry Dances (Tom Amandes) Jamie O'Reilly & The Rogues self 183672
  38. Kiss Me, Kate (orig.cast- Alfred Drake & Patricia Morison): Wunderbar (Cole Porter) Angel 76476025
  39. Diane Oxner: The Sauerkraut Song (trad) Anthology of Canadian Music Radio Canada International 39
  40. Lou & Peter Berryman: When Did We Have Sauerkraut What, Again?! Cornbelt 900
  41. Hugh Blumenfeld: Welcome to the World Dad Waterbug 091
  42. Four Shillings Short: Welcome in Another Year (Zoe Mulford) Blow Ye North Winds Blow self 88295-22695
  43. Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen: Welcome Day (C.Kallet) Sleepy Creek 106
  44. 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:

Tim O'Brien, MIPSO, Happy Traum, Krista Detor, Jewel, Andrea Zonn Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen

CD of the week: Tim O'Brien

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