Some area children speak about their wishes for the millennium
1. Wishes from Children in
the WJFF listening area
-"that people will stop smoking cigarettes"
-"that there will be a cure for HIV, aids and cancer"
-"that we can save the environment"
-"that we save more wildlife"
-"that there be an end to nuclear war"
-"a wish for world peace"
2. David Roth - This is the Year
Nights at the Chez - RothDM@aol.com http://www.songs.com/dr
"..that I follow my passion, this is the year of my dreams"
3. Annie Gallup - Anything
Courage My Love - 1 800 PRIME CD
"...like it was the first time, or like it was the last"
4. Joan Baez/Jeffrey Shurtleff
(Willie Nelson) - One Day at a Time
One Day at a Time - '69 Vanguard 79310
"I dream one dream at a time"
5. Artisan - Hold on to
Our Back Yard - http://www.artifact.demon.co.uk
"Clear a path other dreamers can tread"
6. Darryl Purpose - Last
Great Kiss of the 20th Century
Travelers' Code - http://www.songs.com/dp email@example.com
"Sometimes we let these things slip through our fingers, sometimes not"
7. Hugh Blumenfeld - 30th
Barehanded - http://www.primecd.com h2jukebox@EARTHLINK.NET
"do you have to live forever, with forever at your back, get up and love me while you can"
For people who were celebrating and up all night:
8. Will Hoppey (Stu Kabak)
- Raise a Glass/Friends You Love the Most
e Koos Tik - firstname.lastname@example.org -
"you can let your feelings show, cuz that's what friends are for"
9. Wiggin Sisters - Good
Wiggin Sisters - Wigsis@aol.com
"all I want to do is get a good night's sleep"
10. Debbie Smith - Sleep
More Than Once - http://www.shanachie.com/debi
"Its a nice party but I'm going home.....
The only date I have is with the sandman tonight"
11. Jim Farrand - Take
One (a nap)
3 a.m. on a Tuesday - email@example.com
"take one on my futon, take one on my bed..."
12. Carla Sciaky - Insomnia
Awakening - Green Linnet 1 800 468 6644
43 Beaver Brook Rd, Danbury, CT 06810
"now I lay me down to weep"
13. Robin Greenstein - Slow
Slow Burn - RobinPG@aol.com
"I think I'm gonna be up a while tonight"
14. Bill Garrett - I Wonder
if you're Sleeping
Seems To Me - http://interlog.com/~brc firstname.lastname@example.org
"with the minutes slipping by"
15. Lucy Kaplansky (Brian Rose)
Fast Folk Musical Magazine - SE 107 August '82
"Come on home with me baby, I'm open all night"
16. Sally Barris - All
Reluctant Daughter - http://email@example.com
"It's just you and I and this all night cafe"
Isn't it ironic that as kids we try to avoid sleep, and as adults we can't seem to get enough.
17. Rosenshontz - Sleep
Lightyear Entertainment 350 5th Ave Suite 5101 NYC 10118
all the excuses...I'm thristy, scared, it's too light, too dark, you owe me allowance
18. Michael Caloz as D.W.
- Go To Sleep
Arthur and Friends - The First Almost Real Not Live CD or tape
An older sibling sings "seems like you've been crying for a year"
I admitt I felt intense pressure planning this set. I identified with this next tune:
19. Carla Ulbrich - Nothing
Her Fabulous Debut - firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.carlau.com
A Major Record Lavel PO Box 42 Clemson SC 29633
"At home I was hilarious..."
20 Barry Loius Polisar - Nothing
Teacher's Favorite - Rainbow Morning Music
2121 Fairland Rd Silver Spring MD 20904
"what did you do in school?" "what do you do when you don't go to school?"
21 Lisa McCormick - If
Anything Ever Happens
Right Now - email@example.com
"how will I know what I'm supposed to do?"
22. Barbara Martin - Common
Between White and Black - Rare Bird Music mgt firstname.lastname@example.org
"save me from these boring details"
23. Camille West - Raptured
Diva's Day Off - http://www.songs.com/camille email@example.com
Mother Tongue Music POBox 4299 Queensbury NY 12804
24. Andy Breckman (Christine Lavin)
- The World is Coming to an End
Big League Babe Christine Lavin Tribute Album, Pt. 2
Andy says it is her best song, "I don't know why she bothered with the others"
25. Judith Zweiman (Christine
Lavin) - Biological Time Bomb
Big League Babe Christine Lavin Tribute Album, Pt 1
26. Julie Christine Rickman
- I Don't Speak Lithuanian
Sublime Detonation - firstname.lastname@example.org
Passing on language on a New Year's Eve
27. Herdman, Hills, Mangsen (Eileen
McGann) - Requim for the Trees
Voices - Flying Fish http://www.rounder.com
There are some trees older than our millennium
28. James Keelaghan - Recent
A Recent Future - Green Linnet - http://www.keelaghan.com
"there is no will be there's just was"
29. Richard Meyer - Century's
A Letter to the Open Sky - http://www.shanachie.com
"left for fillings and piles of shoes" "memory's dying at century's end"
30. Dick Gaughin - Different
Kind of Love Song
A Different Kind of Love Song - Folk Freak
Bergstrasse 28 D-3401 Ebergotzen Tel 0 5507 / 846
"I'll keep trying to make people happy...in the best way I know how"
"To make the most people happy I must make you more sad and angry now"
Didn't the world seem to come together over this 2000 turn?
31. Red Grammer - Listen
Teaching Peace - http://www.redgrammer.com
Red Note Records 5049 Orangeport Rd Brewerton NY 13029
"everywhere around the world a heartbeat sounds the same"
Completing the circle after the opening thoughts from the area children
32. John Denver (Lascelles)
- The Box
Poems, Prayers and Promises - RCA Victor
"No one seems to want to save the children anymore"
31. Penny Lang (Ed McCurdy) -
Night I had the Strangest Dream
Live at the Yellow Door - She-Wolf Records SWPL-9702-2
"I dreamed the world had all agreed to put an end ot war"
32. Lui Collins - Hold
the Last Note Out
Baptism of Fire - Molly Gamblin email@example.com
"Waking up is easy when you have a smiling face before you"
"Now everybody's gone away, its only you and me"
Happy New Year