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Thanks to Sabra Guzman for joining us tonight as we explore songs of this great nation, hopefulness, despair, and everything in between.  All in preparation for whatever nonsense our dear leader will be spewing tonight in the State of the Union Address.  





Artist / Name / Album / Label

Clyde Lewis / A Talk on the World / Close to Home (Old Time Music from Mike Seeger's Collection 1952-1967) / Folkways
Lord Executor / The League of Nations / West Indian Rhythm / Bear Family
Woody Guthrie / This Land Is Your Land / The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1-4 / Folkways
Ed Haley / Indian Nation / Forked Deer / Rounder

Mother McCree's Uptown Jug Champions / Crazy Words, Crazy Tune (Washington at Valley Forge) / 1964 07 Mother McCree's Uptown Jug Champions / Grateful Dead
Prince's Band and Columbia Male Quartet / Arrival of the American Troops in France / The Great War: An American Musical Fantasy / Archeophone
Rooster Ruley / Washington County / Junkyard Jam Session / Self
Sam McCracken / The Eighth of January / Possum Up a Gum Stump / Alabama Folklife Association
Edward L. Crain / Starving to Death on a Government Claim / 1924-38 Hard Times Come Again No More / Yazoo

Jimmy Martin / I'd Rather Have America / Jimmy Martin & The Sunny Mountain Boys, 1954 – 1974 / Bear Family
Jim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys / Better Times A-Comin' / 1959-66 Newport Folk Festival: The Best Of Bluegrass / Vanguard
Son House / American Defense / The Complete Library of Congress Sessions / Travelin' Man
Clifford Hayes And The Dixieland Jug Blowers / National Blues – Take 3 / Clifford Hayes & The Dixieland Jug Blowers / Yazoo
Carter Family / My Dixie Darlin' / In The Shadow of Clinch Mountain / Bear Family

McKinley Peebles / Tell Me Why You Like Roosevelt / Friends Of Old Time Music (Disc 2) / Folkways
Blind Tiger Stringband / Hills of Mexico / Blind Tiger Stringband / Self
The Almanac Singers / Dear Mr. President / Songs Of Protest / Prism
Smith & Allgood / American & Spanish Fandango / Old Time Mountain Banjo / County
Lil' Dave Thompson / Don't Put a Tax on Beautiful Girls / Classic Field Recordings / JSP

Lester Flatt/Earl Scruggs / McKinley's Gone / 1962 At Carnegie Hall / Koch
Carolina Night Hawks / Governor Al Smith For President / Roots of American Fiddle Music – Volume 2 /
Jake Elifries (Filmore, Mo) / The Farmers Letter To The President / Free Little Birds / None
The Firesign Theatre / The American Pageant / Shoes for Industry! The Best of Firesign Theatre (Disc 1) / Sony
The Fox Hunt / Grandmommy Take A Look At Uncle Sam / America's Working So We Don't Have To / Skull City
Jimmy Martin / Guitar Picking President / Jimmy Martin & The Sunny Mountain Boys, 1954 – 1974 / Bear Family

Edden Hammons / Washington's March / The Edden Hammons Collection / WVU Press
The Delmore Brothers / Pan American Boogie / More from The 1930s, Plus The 1940s and 1950s / JSP
Bad Livers / The National Blues / Hogs On The Highway / Sugar Hill
Dock Boggs / Country Blues / My Rough And Rowdy Ways: Early American Rural Music. Badman Balads And Hellraising Songs, Vol. 1 / Shanachie
Troublesome Creek Stringband / I'm Going to the West / As Fast As Time Can Take Me / County

Woody Guthrie / When the Yanks Go Marching In / Hard Travelin': The Asch Recordings, Vol. 3 / Folkways
John Ashby & The Free State Ramblers / Going Back to the Free State / John Ashby & the Free State Ramblers / Field Recorders' Collective
The Mullins Family / The Country Just Beyond / Let Your Light Shine Out / VFH

Blue Sky Boys / Sunny Side of Life / Farm Favorites / JSP

Josh Bearman


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    January 24th, 2012

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