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December 22, 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Krista Detor: Awake the Voice (K.Detor based on the Carol by Robt.Herrick) The Silver Wood - Wintersongs Tightrope TR1107
  3. Honor Finnegan: Jesus Birthday (Folkstage - July 7, 2012) WFMT recording
  4. Connie Kaldor: Spend Your Money (Holsteins - April 28, 1984) WFMT recording
  5. Stan Freberg: Green Chri$tma$ Stan Freberg Collectors Series Capitol 791627-2
  6. Joel Mabus: Let's Do Christmas Right How Like the Holly Fossil 1209
  7. Peter Mayer: Make My Christmas Day Midwinter Blue Boat 1207
  8. Ken Whiteley Whiteley: Oh Lord, I Wonder (trad-K.Whiteley) The Light of Christmas Pyramid 19
  9. John Jacob Niles: I Wonder As I Wander (trad-Niles) John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs Smithsonian Folkways 2373
  10. Judy Collins: Winter Sky (Billy Edd Wheeler) The Judy Collins Concert Wildflower 1301-2
  11. The Early Mays (Judith Avers-Ellen Gozion-Emily Pinkerton): Stopping By Woods (Ellen Gozion/Robt. Frost) Out Under the Sky self 00261-37071-2
  12. Robert Frost: Stopping By Woods Poetry on Record - 96 Poets Read Their Work 1888-2006 Shout Factory D4K-10029
  13. Joseph Sobol: Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening (Sobol-trad/Robt.Frost) Citternity Kiltartan Road 1010
  14. Skaggs Family: Christmas Time's A Coming (Tex Logan) A Skaggs Family Christmas, Volume Two Skaggs 10122
  15. Yorgi Yorgesson: I Yust Go Nuts at Christmas Dr. Demento's Greatest Novelty Records of All Time Rhino 825
  16. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Merry Christmas, Doctor Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-3
  17. Sandy Andina w/ Steve Rich: It Sucks Being Sick at Christmas (S.Andina) private recording
  18. Arrogant Worms: Vincent the Christmas Virus Christmas Turkey self 1225
  19. The Bittersweet Christmas Band (Cooper-Nelson-Urban-Early): Christmas 1918 (Susan Urban) Glad and Godlen Hours self 2012
  20. Artisan: Christmas Eve 1914 (Mike Harding) Paper Angels Boing 9806
  21. Nancy Beaudette: Silence Tonight Fa La La Moonlit Pond 2012
  22. John McCutcheon: Christmas in the Trenches Winter Solstice Rounder 11661-0192
  23. Cherish the Ladies (Heidi Talbot): Silent Night (Franz Gruber/Joseph Mohr) On Christmas Night Big Mammy 002
  24. Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band: Silent Night Two Step (trad,arr.J.Ungar-M.Mason) A Fiddler's Holiday Rounder 11661-9153-3
  25. The Hollytones: Gridlock Christmas Dr. Demento Holidays In Dementia Rhino 72176
  26. Gretchen Peters: Careful How You Go (Wil Kimbrough/Kim Richey) Northern Lights Scarlet Letter 208143-2
  27. Dave Rudolf: Folly, Old St. Nicholas (Pachelbel/Dave Rudolf) Completely Cracked Christmas! Moneytree 75014-10092
  28. The Sweetback Sisters: Santa Clause Got Stuck in My Chimney (W.D.Hardy-B.Moore, Jr.) Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular Signature Sounds 2052
  29. Carol Channing: Twas the Night Before Christmas (Clement Moore, disputed) The Year Without Santa and other stories Caedmon TC 1303
  30. Stan Rogers: First Christmas Between the Breaks. . . Live! Borealis 216
  31. Catie Curtis: 2000 Miles (Chrissie Hynde) A Catie Curtis Christmas self 00261-36789
  32. Christine Lavin & The Accidentals: When You're Single at Christmastime Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 11026
  33. Darryl Purpose: You Must Go Home for Christmas (D.Purpose-Robt.Morgan Fisher) The Gift of the Magi & other seasonal stories Gamblers Grace 2002
  34. Ogden Nash: I Remember Yule Christmas With Ogden Nash Caedmon TC 1323
  35. Nichols & May: Everybody's Doing It Improvisations to Music Mercury 314558455-2
  36. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: Make My Present Small (Bob Coltman) Cathy & Dave Crazy Quilt self no#
  37. Nancy Beaudette: Gold and Myrrh Fa La La Moonlit Pond 2012
  38. Washington Revels: Les plaisirs de la table (The Pleasures of the Table) (trad) Le Temp des Fetes Revels 2010
  39. John Henry Faulk: A Christmas Story (as told to Studs Terkel in the late 1950s) WFMT Recording
  40. Catie Curtis: Some Children See Him (A.Burt-W.Hutson) A Catie Curtis Christmas self 00261-36789
  41. Terry McDade with the McDades: The Huron Carol (trad- Fr.Jean de Brebeuf) Midwinter Free Radio 002
  42. Odetta: Somebody's Talking About Jesus (trad) Christmas Spirituals Vanguard 79079
  43. Mahalia Jackson: Go Tell It on the Mountain (trad) Silent Night Columbia 38304
  44. Megon McDonough: Season of Light (private recording)
  45. Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band (Ruth Ungar): Darkest Days, Brightest Nights (R.Ungar) A Fiddler's Holiday Rounder 11661-9153-2
  46. Krista Detor: Grace (Folkstage - December 15, 2012) WFMT recording
  47. The Weavers: We Wish You a Merry Christmas (trad,arr.Weavers) MCA 20725
  48. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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Catie Curtis, Ken Whiteley, The Early Mays, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band, Nancy Beaudette

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