Saturday April 5, 2008
: Some Fishing, Some MLK, and Short Shelf Life Songs
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THANKS SO MUCH to the
management for accommodating my health issues which allow me to
to volunteer Saturday mornings and bring you the music that
sustains me." - [a phrase made famous by Maris Hearn]
season opens in Roscoe, just a few miles north.
Today was the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum
First Cast Ceremony at Junction
Pool, Roscoe NY just a few minutes north is the place for the
ceremonial first cast opening of the 2008 trout season, was
7:30AM at Junction Pool, Roscoe NY. Hosts Ed and Judy Van Put will
share the stream with NYS DEC Commissioner, Pete Grannis.
Flies are ceremoniously cast into the
cold waters at Junction Pool, the confluence of the hallowed Willowemoc
Creek and Beaverkill River that are joined and create the Big
Beaverkill River, considered the birthplace of American Fly Fishing.
1. Stan Rogers - Make and Break Harbour - Fogarty's Cove - Fogarty's
For those who actually make their lliving with fishing - or not.
2. JohnSmith - That's My Dad - to the Four
Directions - Blue Pine Productions
for all those who feel someone they loved, who have passed on, send
them little signs that they are around, sent out especially in honor of
Ruth Huggler's mom who passed just yesterday. In this song, fishing
supplies the connection.
Martin Luther King, passed on 40
years ago yesterday, a few songs in rememberence:
3. Don Henry - Beautiful Fool - Wild int he Backyard -www.donhenry.com/
4. Tape MLK excerpts of April 3 1968
McCutcheon made me think about short life songs. He said he has quite a
lot and he does. So do many others. Most seem to be humorous, so if you
are in the mood for chuckling today, then stay tuned.
5. Louden Wainwright III - OJ- Social studies - Hannibal
Didnt mean to go from MLK to OJ, geesh
Obi-Wan first appears in Star
Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, seemingly a mysterious hermit. He is
revealed as a Jedi Master, who then tutors Luke Skywalker to use the
Force. In the prequel films, he appears as a young Jedi, progressing
from apprentice to master.
Ackroyd Band - (Barker) Ben Kenobi 231 - Yelp!-
7. Capital Steps - Hang Down Your Head Tom Daschle - Between Iraq and a
8. John McCutcheon - Ashcroft's Army - Hail to the Chief!
Ashcroft had grown tired of
giving briefings at the US Justice Department in front of two naked
statues, one known as "Minnie Lou". As a result, he has now ordered
that tasteful curtains be used to cover the offending anatomical
to a report on ABC Television, Mr Ashcroft had drapes installed at a
cost of more than $8,000. Ashcroft's officials claim it was done
for "aesthetic purposes" but no one from the Justice Department was
available for comment. A Paxton song on the same story a bit later on.
John Flynn - Minnie Lou - Dragon - MettaFour Records
Moving the podeum just seemed to simple, and cheap.
10. Da Vinci's Notebook- Ally McBeal - Life and Times of Mike Fanning -
11. Charlie King - I Dont Remember - On the Journey - www.charlieking.org.
A Walk through some Reagan times.
[Charlie King and Colleen Kattau
will be in Syracuse
April 12 8pm -Westcott Community Center-Syracuse - www.folkus.org]
Frandsen George Reeves- Antiques: New and Used - firstname.lastname@example.org
13. Tom Paxton - John Ashcroft & the Spirit of Justice-
Souvenir: Live in The UK- Pax Records
14. Tom Paxton - Bobbitt
15. Tom Paxton- Tinky-Winky
16. Christine Lavin - Prince Charles - Live at The Cactus Cafe - Philo
17. Phil Ochs - Draft Dodger Rag - There But for Fortune - Elektra
18. Darryl Purpose - Last Kiss of the 20th century- Traveler's Code -
19. Tom Lehrer - Whatever Became of Hubert - That Was the Year That Was
20. Tom Lehrer - New
Math - That Was the Year That Was - Reprise
21. Tom Lehrer - Wernher Von Braun - That Was the Year That Was -
Braun, v2 combat rocket designer in WWII for Germany, came to work here
after the war on American intercontinental ballistic missile program
before joining Nasa.
22. Tom Lehrer - George Murphy
- That Was the Year That Was -
a salute to the CA "new" Jr senator (live recording form 1965)
23. Erik Frandsen - Dandy Pat Maynihan - Antiques: New and Used -
24. Holly Near and Ronnie Gilbert- Hay Una Mujer - Liline Extended -
25. Tom Nielson - Bomb Iran - When Freedom is Outlawed Only
Outlaws will be Free- Roaring Jelly
Lets hope this has a short shelf life. I got a complaint during
this call, I don't think they heard the theme or the introduction
placing it in context.
26. Tom Paxton - Talking Vietman Potluck Blues
Best of - Elektra
27. Chad Mitchell Trio - John Birth Society
At the Bitter End - Folk Era
28. Kingston Trio- MTA - Absolutely Best of...
vote for George O'Brien
29. Nancy White - Im Babblling - Momnipotent -
Call to thank me for doing a show on llive music and seeing Lucy
Kaplansky tonight in Binghamton
Just in- April 20th David Mallet is doing a
benefit for a young girl in a coma. In Walton at the new
30. Pete Seeger - Dr, King on Violence - Seeds - Appleseed
31. Pete Seeger - Taker It From Dr. King - Seeds - Appleseed
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