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December 16, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Rachel Sage: Tchatchkes & Latkes Joy! Mpress 0018-2
  3. Shelley Posen: The La-La-Latke Song Mama Well Done 02
  4. Kol Sasson: Oh Chanukah - A Madrigal of Latkes (trad Chassidic/B.Aronin) Eclectricity self 03
  5. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Potato (Cheryl Wheeler) Bon Appetit! Rounder 82161-8074-2
  6. Louis Rosen: Garden Days Dust to Dust Blues Di-tone 230
  7. The Coal Porters: Salad Days (Sid Griffin) No. 6 Prima 027
  8. Mick Scott: Pinball Game Enterainment (sic) Nightly, Vol. 2 (compilation) Saloon 1615-20
  9. Thom Bishop: Chicago's Trying to Make a Fool of Me (Thom Bishop- Fred Rubin) (Earl of Old Town - October 20, 1974) (WFMT recording)
  10. Louis Rosen: Dust to Dust Blues Di-tone 230
  11. Larry Rand: Korea, Korea (private recording)
  12. Tom Lehrer: Who's Next? The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino 7831
  13. The Louvin Brothers: Alabama (Ira & Charles Louvin) Handpicked Songs 1955-1962 Light in the Attic 075
  14. Rhiannon Giddens: Birmingham Sunday (Richard Farina) Freedom Blues Nonesuch 558805-2
  15. Chris Thile: Elephant in the Room Thanks for Listening Nonesuch 564711-2
  16. Lou & Peter Berryman: We Don't Talk About That Cornbelt 800
  17. Paul Chasman: Elephant in My Room There's an Elephant in My Room Bay View Arts 008
  18. Earl Dowd w/ Ralph Curtis, sound effects: Kids and the Swimming Pool Sounds/Funny Epic 598
  19. Nora Jane Struthers: Just a House Champion Blue Pig 0006
  20. The Four Bitchin' Babes - Megon McDonough: The Body Is a Car Beyond Bitchin' Shanachie 8035
  21. Susan Lawrence: My Body and Me Welcome to Lawrenceville self 54367-02181
  22. Connie Kaldor: Jerks Vinyl Songbook Coyote 1030
  23. Cathy Fink: Little Darlin's Not My Name The Leading Role Rounder 0223
  24. Dan Bern: Most American Men Live in Los Angeles self no#
  25. Tom Peterson: The Muddy Muddy Mo Black Hills Gold Moon House 2911
  26. Cisco Houston: Diamond Joe (trad) Cowboy Ballads Smithsonian Folkways 2022
  27. Usher's Island (Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Paddy Glackin, Mike McGoldrick, John Doyle): The Half Century Set - Tune from Munster Pipers (trad) / The Half Century (Cathal Goan) / Joe Kilmurry's (trad) Usher's Island Compass 74701-2
  28. Nua: Rest in Pinapple /The Rushin' Draggin' (Graeme McGillivray) Flow self 90394-56842
  29. Rachel Sage: Hanukkah in the Village Joy! Mpress 0018-2
  30. Beckie Menzie & Tom Michael: Hanukkah Miracle (Carla Gordon- Wayne Richards) (Folkstage - December 12, 2015) WFMT Recording
  31. Magpie: Song of the Menorah (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) (Folkstage- NEIU Fine Arts Recital Hall -December 11, 2004) WFMT recording
  32. Sultans of String w/ Sweet Honey in the Rock: Celebrate the Holydays (Sweet Honey in the Rock) Christmas Caravan self 2075
  33. Peter Schickele & Robt.Dennis: New Horizons in Music Appreciation: Beethoven's Fifth Symphony The Wurst of P.D.Q. Bach with Professor Peter Schickele Vanguard 72015
  34. Annie Gallup: Lucy Remembers Her Father Gallway Bay 111
  35. Art Garfunkel: Mary Was an Only Child (Jorge Milchberg- Albert Hammond-Mike Hazelwood) Angel Clare Columbia 31474
  36. Laura Zucker: The Things My Father Gave Me Say Yes self 66449-96922
  37. Sultans of String w/ Gundem Yayli Grubu: Turkish Greensleeves (trad, arr.Chris McKhool-Kevin Laliberte-Kadir Okyay) Christmas Caravan self 2075
  38. Claudia Schmidt: December Danger (poem) Hark the Dark Pragmavision 00261-46122
  39. Kate Rusby: The Frost Is All Over Pure 40
  40. Sofia Talvik: Clothe Yourself for the Winter When Winter Comes Makaki 19
  41. Ryanhood: Winter Coat (Cameron Hood-Ryan Green) On Christmas Four Miles 019
  42. Claudia Schmidt: I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm (Irving Berlin) Hark the Dark Pragmavision 00261-46122
  43. Thom Bishop: So Hard to Buy a Savior (Earl of Old Town - October 20, 1974) (WFMT recording)
  44. Louis Rosen: Peace With You (Louis Rosen-Thom Bishop) Dust to Dust Blues Di-tone 230
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

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