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Songs in bars
Folk Plus is a blend of
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Broadway tunes, or whatever may be relevant to the theme. The
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Thanks to staff and station
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chemical and fragrance free environment. Complying with these
accommodations allow her to
to volunteer Saturday mornings
Today on Folk Plus, songs in bars. Lots happens in and around bars
besides drinking.... discussions, music, fights, love, unrequited
1. Priscilla Herdman - Old Wooley - The
Water Lily - Philo
Sue Kessel Chicago, Andrew Doerr KCSB, santa Barbara, Mike Kelsey
Bloominburg Indiana WFHB R. Rich at WPRK, Winter Park Florida
the proprieter got up and he locked the door, clear the beer from the
table boys... my didn't those old ale house ring"
2, Joni Mitchell - Raised on Robbery 305 - Hits - Reprise
"I like the way he holds his drinks... don't go yet, your glass aint
empty and we just met"
3, Lui Collins [Jack Hardy] - Tinker's Coin - Baptism of Fire - Green
"The barkeep said to guard my coin, to stay away from this tinker'
[Lui hear Jack singing this at Folk City, took me to the sidewalk and
asked me to sing it back to her as she did notation, and was singing it
herself soon after]
4. Roches - Face Down at Folk City - Collected Works of.. - Warner
5. Rarely Herd - Dim Lights, thick smoke written by:Rose Lee
Maphis Joe Maphis Max Fidler
"....is the only kind of life you'll ever understand"
6. Toby Keith - I Love this Bar - 35 Hits - Show Dog Nashville
"Just walking thro the front door, puts a big smile on my face"
"It aint too far, come as you are"
7. Lynn Miles - Ghost of Deadlock - Slightly haunted - ROunder/Philo
"In this smokey bar, troubles not too far, troubles not too far
8. Mindy Jostyn - Trouble I Don't Need - Cedar Lane - Palmeto
"I'm in this bar, mid july.... he walks into the room like he was born
to be seen....trouble I don't need"
9. James Keelaghan - McConnville's - Home - Borealis
"Once he tried the whiskey, Jimmy never strayed too far"
10. Billy Joel - Piano Man - Complete Hits
"regular crowd shuffles in" "John at the bar is a friend of
mine.... he says Bill I believe this is killing me..."
11. John Gorka - Up until Then - OUt of the Valley - Windham Hill
12. Paul Kaplan - King of Hearts - Fast Folk
13. Stan Rogers - Harris and the Mare - Between the Breaks... Live -
"My wife and i came out for a quiet glass of stout"
14. Jackie Tice - Marijo Tonight - Blue Coyote - saja music
"of all the pubs in Dublin, the Marijo is bound to have a fight"
15. Jeff Daniels - You can Drink An Ugly Girl Pretty - Purple
"but you can't drink a fat girl thin"
Yes, Daniels from acting with Clint eastwood, RV with Robin Williams,
Away we go, dumb and dumber and in the current broadway play God of
16. Rod MacDonald - Smoke - Tale of Two Americas - Wind River
singing a string of events that a smoker missed when he left the bar
for his fix
17. Terry Tufts - Marylou in Burgundy - Two Nights Solo -
"one day I finally got to get out of the bars"
18. Lynn Miles - Casinos el Camino - Love sweet Love - True North
"I sat by the bar, I poured my pain on a stranger, went a little too
19. David Massengill - Last call [Dave Van Ronk] - Dave on Dave -
"If I were drunk when i was born id be ignorant of sorrow"
20. Eve Goldberg - Having a Drink with Jane [S. Posen] - Ever
Brightening Day - Sweet Patootie Music
"we sit at a table,.... stand at the bar, don't complain... sip bloody
marys, martinies or sherrys... champagne"
21. Elvis presley - Franky and Johnny - Elvis at the Movies - RCA
frankie walked into the barroom..."
22. Steve Quelet - Union Story - House of Wax - stevequelet.com
Lets have ourselves a pint or two right here in Murphys place
23. Rehab Ft. Hank Williams - Bartender Song
Thanks for suggestions from: Steve Jerrett,Sunday Morning
Coffeehouse,Taylor Caffrey, New Orleans
Larry hoyt, WAER Syracuse, Andy Jones at vision co and
musicians: deb, joanne,bill
and family members: Ian, ann, miranda and john
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