May 2, 2015

Guest host: ETHEL POLK (in honor of her 98th birthday)

Theme song: Eric Noden & Joe Filisko: Sweet Folk Chicago (trad-Robt.Johnson-Noden-Filisko) WFMT recording

  1. Billie Holiday: Strange Fruit (Abel Meeropol) Lady in Autumn Verve 849434-2
  2. Lena Horne: Now! (A.Z. Idelsohn/Betty Compton-Adolph Green) Black Sabbath Idelsohn Society 018
  3. The Hollywood Sound Stage Chorus: Brother Can You Spare a Dime? (Jay Gorney/Yip Harbug) Songs That Brought Sunshine into the Depression Somerset P6300
  4. Utah Phillips: The Preacher and the Slave (trad/Joe Hill) All Used Up: A Scrapbook Philo 1050
  5. Chris Farrell: Don't tell Me God Told You My Circus Days Ballad 002
  6. Bonnie Koloc: Amelia Earhart's Last Flight (Dave McEnery) private recording
  7. Fred Holstein: Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye (Leonard Cohen) Fred Holstein Live at the Earl of Old Town Holstein 003
  8. Utah Phillips: Touch Me Starlight on the Rails: A Songbook AP Press 041
  9. Howard Levy: Funky Jazz Tonight and Tomorrow Chicago Sessions CSSO1V09
  10. Corky Siegel: Southwest Coast Blues Solo Flight 1975-1980 Gadfly 254
  11. Eric Noden & Joe Filisko: Always There for Me (J.Filisko) On the Move Roots Du no#
  12. Mark Dvorak: Smile (Charles Chaplin/John Turner-Geoffry Parsons) Every Step of the Way Waterbug 68

Producer: Rich Warren
Co-producer: Chris Farrell

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