Sunday, March 16, 2008

3/16/08 Playlist

1. Patty Larkin: Hallelujah (Watch the Sky), Vanguard 79851
2. The Evangenitals: Ode to Scientology (Everlovin'), self
3. The Barefoot Boys: Billy in The Low Ground / Over the Waterfall (Sweetwater Passage), self
4. Les Barker: The Church of The Wholly Undecided (Top Cat, White Tie & Tails), Osmosys 041

5. Mae Robertson: Meet the Sun Halfway (Meet the Sun Halfway), Lyric Partners 45082
6. Bob Zentz: Blue Peter (Closehauled on The Wind of A Dream), self
7. Caren Armstrong: Ode to Billie Joe (Everything), Wildplum 0204
8. Rick Spencer: First of November (Waiting for Me), Catfeather

9 & 10. Aztec Two-Step (East Hartford Community Cultural Center 3/22): Better These Days & I Don't Believe in Jesus, But I Sure Do Like His Songs (Days of Horses), Red Engine 003

The President is "a little envious" of those deployed in Afghanistan. Why, if he "were slightly younger and not employed here, [he thinks] it would be a fantastic experience to be on the front lines...."
11. Roy Zimmerman: Chickenhawk (Faulty Intelligence), Metaphor 920 12. Matt Angus Thing: President's Son (Politlcal Pop), Black Potatoe 030
13. Todd Snider: You Got Away with It (The Devil You Know), NewDoor Advance version
14. Garnet Rogers: Junior (Get A Witness LIVE), Snow Goose Songs 1133
15. Les Barker: Debate (Twilight of The Dogs), Mrs Ackroyd DOG 019

16. Lori McKenna: I Know You (Unglamorous), Warner Bros 44299
17. Joe Crookston: John Jones (Abel Baker Charlie and Dog), Milagrito 78 18. Mike and Ruthy: Something's Got A Hold on Me (The Honeymoon Agenda), Humble Abode 010
19. Michael Jerling: Cold River (Crooked Path), Fool's Hill Music 2002

I read Paul Janensch's WNPR-commentary about the lack of Iraq war coverage as we approach its fifth anniversary, even though the war in Iraq is the second longest in U.S. history after Viet Nam and the second costliest after World War II. The mainstream media seem to be giving us "War Lite."

20. Steve Earle: Rich Man's War (The Revolution Starts...Now), E-squared / Artemis
21. Joel Mabus: Touch A Name on The Wall (Retold), Fossil 1808
22. The Mammals: Wartime Blues (Bootleg Sixpack), Humble Abode 009 23. Tom Paxton: The Willing Conscript (The Best of Tom Paxton: I Can't Help but Wonder Where I'm Bound), Elektra / Rhino RS 73515
24. Si Kahn: First Time At A War (Thanksgiving), Strictly Country Records 63
25. Shawn Mullins: For America (Honeydew), Vanguard 79830

The Dreaded Folk Calendar over selections from Lynn Patrick's "On the Wind," Dakota Ridge Records

26. Mark Erelli: The Volunteer (single / download)
27. Linda Thompson: Day after Tomorrow (Versatile Heart), Rounder 3217
28. Steve Quelet: Foxhole (House of Wax), self
29. Darrell Scott / Danny Thompson / Kenny Malone: With A Memory Like Mine (Live in NC), Full Light 0403
30. Dan Bern: After the Parade (My Country II), Messenger 19

31. Phil Ochs: The War Is Over (Farewells & Fantasies), Elektra Rhino R2 73518
32. Meg Hutchinson: Song for Jeffrey Lucey (Come Up Full), Red House 209
33. Roy Zimmerman: Thanks for The Support (single), self
34. Eliza Gilkyson et al: Peace Call (Land of Milk and Honey), Red House 174

1 comment:

juli said...

Hey! Thanks for playing the Evangenitals!

Rev Juli Crockett (lead singer/songwriter)
The Evangenitals