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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions Smith/Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Claudia Schmidt w/ The New Reformation Band: S'Wonderful (Gershwin) Happy Hundred New Reformation NRB-13 (800-333-4130 or email.)
  3. Steve Goodman: The Glory Of Love (Wm. Broonzy) Words We Can Dance To Red Pajamas RPJ-011CD (800-521-2112 or website.)
  4. Tom Rozum: Jubilee (Mark Simos) Jubilee Signature Sounds SIG 1246 (800-694-5354)
  5. Cosy Sheridan: Tell Me It All Works Out In The End  Grand Design BWE BWE 0165 (800-654-1686 or website.)
  6. Battlefield Band: The Beaches Of St. Valery / Elizabeth Clare (Davy Steele / Chris Wood) Rain, Hail Or Shine Temple COMD 2074 (distributed by Rounder)
  7. Tanglefoot: Vimy (Steve & Rob Ritchie) The Music In The Wood Tanglefoot TML14-0896CD (705-639-2129)
  8. Eric Bogle: No Man's Land Now I'm Easy Celtic Music CM 004
  9. Pete Seeger: Down By The Riverside (trad) Waist Deep In The Big Muddy and Other Love Songs Columbia CS 9505
  10. Claudia Schmidt w/ The New Reformation Jazz Band: Mood Indigo (D. Ellington) Happy Hundred New Reformation NRB-13 (800-333-4130 or email.)
  11. Salamander Crossing: Indigo Rose (David Hamburger) Bottleneck Dreams (800-694-5354 or website.)
  12. Michelle Nagy: Art Museum Art Museum Acronym 19701-2 (610-664-7226 or email.)
  13. Suzanne McDermott: And It Still Is Blue Souvenir Rosema Red RR-415 (PO Box 1373, Cambridge, MA 02142)
    Fairport Convention (Simon Nicol): End Of a Holiday What We Did On Our Holidays Hannibal HNCD-4430

  15. Stephen Fearing: All The Kings Horses Industrial Lullaby Red House RHRCD 120
  16. Capercaillie: God's Alibi (Donald Shaw) To The Moon Green Linnet GLCD 3117
  17. Gillian Welch: Rock Of Ages (Welch/Rawlings) Hell Among The Yearlings ALMO AMSD-80021
  18. Eric Taylor: Resurrect Resurrect Koch CD 8026 (website.)
  19. Susan Werner: Sorry About Jesus Time Between Trains Bottom Line / BMG 63440473052
  20. Chuck Brodsky: Our Gods Radio Red House RHRCD 119
  21. Diana Jones & Hubie King: Boll Weevil (trad) There Are No Rules label unknown (410-928-3484 or email.)
  22. Utah Phillips: The Bedbug Song (trad/Phillips) Nobody Knows Me Prestige Int. 13040
  23. Rose & The Arrangement: The Cockroach That Ate Cincinnati Dr. Demento Rhino RNLP 823
  24. Harry Waller: Cockroaches On Parade Tribute To Steve Goodman Red Pajamas RPJ 004CD
  25. New York 19: street recordings of children's games Folkways FD 5558
  26. Nancy White: Clapping Song for Grownups Gaelic Envy Mouton/Borealis BCD 109 (416-530-4288 or email or website.)
  27. Tommy Makem w/Liam Clancy: Mary Mack (trad/arr.Makem) The Makem & Clancy Concert Blackbird BLB 002
  28. Stephen Fearing: Turn Out The Lights Blue Line True North TNK 76
  29. Steve Owen: When God Was A Child Quality Used Parts Cojema CJM-CD2026 (PO Box 874, Belmot, CA 94002 or email.)
  30. Metamora: Little Potato (Pete Sutherland) Metamora Sugar Hill SHCD-1131
  31. Joni Mitchell: The Circle Game Hits Reprise 9 46326-2

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