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  1. Lead Belly : The Midnight Special Last Sessions Smith/Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Kim & Reggie Harris: Now Let Me Fly (trad) Steal Away Appleseed 1022 (610-701-5755 or email.)
  3. Circle Of Women: We Shall Lift Each Other Up (I-chele Greentree) Circle Of Women Earthbeat R2 72879 (800-346-4445 email.)
  4. John Hartford: Steam Powered Aereo Plane Aereo-Plain Rounder CD 0366
  5. Ella Jenkins: The World Is Big, The World Is Small Songs and Rhythms from Near and Far Smithsonian/Folkways SFCD 45033
  6. Fred Eaglesmith: Alcohol & Pills Lipstick, Lies & Gasoline Razor & Tie RT 2831-2
  7. Darryl Purpose: Singer/Songwriter Heaven (Kevin Flaherty) Darryl Purpose Paget/Tangible (Tangible: 516-379-5820) (Darryl Purpose: 310-391-1999 or email.)
  8. Riders in the Sky: Sidekick Heaven (Dean-Sothern-LaBour) Horse Opera MCA MCAD-42338
  9. Ed Miller: The Devil Made Texas / The Irish Washerwoman / The Lads o' Duns / Duns Dings A' (trad) The Edinburgh Rambler Wellfield CD022 (512-472-6036)
  10. Jerry Garcia & David Grisman: Friend Of The Devil (Garcia-Dawson-Hunter) Live On Letterman Reprise 9 46827-2
  11. Squirrel Nut Zippers: Hell (Maxwell) Hot Mammoth MR0137-2
  12. Fred Koller: The Hell We Created (Koller/Tad Richards) The Night Before Alcazar 107 (PO Box 429, Waterbury, VT 05676
  13. Jesse Fuller: San Francisco Bay Blues The Prestige Folklore Years, Vol.2 Prestige/Folk PRCD-9902-2
  14. Pete Seeger & Big Bill Broonzy: Down By The Riverside (trad) Sing Out With Pete! Folkways FA24555
  15. The Burns Sisters: Cross The River Together Songs Of The Heart Burns no# (607-277-3414)
    Fairport Convention (Simon Nicol): End Of a Holiday What We Did On Our Holidays Hannibal HNCD-4430

  17. Heidi Muller: My Old Cat Giving Back Cascadia CM103 (206-528-2526)
  18. Garrison Keillor & Frederica von Stade: Cats May Safely Sleep (Bach/arr. C.Barnett) Songs Of The Cat RCA 09026-61161-2
  19. Victoria del los Angeles & Elisabeth Schwartzkopf: Duetto buffo di due gatti (Cat Duet) (G.Rossini) A Tribute To Gerald Moore EMI-Angel CDC7492382
  20. Joan Morris & William Bolcom: Poor Kitty Popcorn (Henry Clay Work) Who Shall Rule This American Nation? Songs Of Henry Clay Work Nonesuch H-71317
  21. Marais & Miranda: The Cat Came Back (trad) Open Air Concert M&M M2362
  22. Trapezoid: There Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens (Louis Jordan) Now & Then Flying Fish FF-239
  23. Red Clay Ramblers: Chicken (Uncle Dave Macon) Hard Times Flying Fish FF 246
  24. Jim & Jesse & The Virginia Boys: Chicken Reel (trad) In the Tradition Rounder 0234
  25. Conception Corporation: Dial A Dirty Joke A Pause In The Disaster Cotillion SD 9031
  26. Catherine Rowe: Distraught Soprano Undergoes Unfortunate Transformation (William Mayer) Dominick Argento and William Mayer Composers Recordings CRI-SD291
  27. Clyde Edgerton: Chicken Song Walking Across Egypt Flying Fish FF 434
  28. Bob Gibson: Chickens (trad/G.Margolin) Offbeat Folk Songs Riverside RLP12-802
  29. New Lost City Ramblers: Crow Black Chicken (trad) The Early Years Smithsonian/Folkways SFCD 40036
  30. Steve Goodman: Chicken Cordon Bleus Somebody Else's Troubles Buddah BDS-5121
  31. Jane Gillman: Tell The Rooster Jane Gillman Green Linnet GLCD 2101
  32. Martin, Bogan & Armstrong: Cacklin' Hen (trad) Barnyard Dance Rounder 2003
  33. John McCutcheon & Tom Chapin: Every Night (trad) Doing Our Job Rounder CD 0411
  34. Utah Phillips: The Telling Takes Me Home The Telling Takes Me Home Philo CDPH 1210
  35. Colum Sands: The Night Is Young All My Winding Journeys Spring Records SCD 1035

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