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Saturday May 16th, 2020 with Mike Regenstreif
Extended feature: Other artists interpret some "Songs of The Beatles"

This week's recorded-at-home show is hosted by Mike Regenstreif (subbing for Alan Surmachynski) and includes lots of great folk-rooted and folk-branched music. The extended feature is Songs of The Beatles, performed by various other artists 50 years after they broke up. Visit the Folk Roots/Folk Branches blog at
Corin Raymond - Dirty Mansions - Local Rascal Records Canadian
The Outside Track
Archie Fisher & Garnet Rogers - The Best Times After All: Live - Snow Goose Songs Canadian
The Drover’s Sweetheart
Priscilla Herdman - The Water Lily - Philo
Tulse Hill Days
Erynn Marshall & Carl Jones - Old Tin - Dittyville Music Canadian New
The Path of Stones
John Doyle - The Path of Stones - Compass New
Ready for the Storm
Stephen Mendel - Sing Me a Story - Stephen Mendel Canadian
From a Distance
Valerie Smith featuring Claire Lynch & Irene Kelley - From a Distance – single - Bell Buckle New
Let Me Rest Awhile
Ken Whiteley - Calm in the Eye of the Storm - Borealis Canadian New
I Don't Get Memories
Sandy Cash - More Than Meets the Eye - Sandy Cash New
Hope for One and All
David Mallett - …In the Falling Dark - Vanguard
One More Day
Eliza Gilkyson - 2020 - Red House New
No Time for Me
Tom Mitchell - When the Moon is Right - Truesongs
Don’t Go to Cincinnati
Missy Burgess with The Blue Train - Live - Missy Burgess Canadian New
Cincinnati Flow Rag
Andy Cohen & Jack Radcliffe - Four Hands No Waiting - Wepecket Island
Dear Friends
Claudia Schmidt - Slow Steady Heart - Pragmavsion Publishing New
Love Abides
Tom Russell & Iris DeMent - The Man from God Knows Where - HighTone
Extended feature: The next 16 songs were originally recorded by The Beatles in the 1960s. These versions were recorded by other artists over the 50 years since John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr broke up.
Things We Said Today
Mary McCaslin - Old Friends - Philo
All My Lovin'
Christine Lavin - FolkZinger - Appleseed
Norwegian Wood (This Bird has Flown)
Deborah Holland - Vancouver - Rage On Records Canadian
When I’m Sixty-Four
David Grisman, John Hartford & Mike Seeger - Retrograss - Acoustic Disc
In My Life
Friends of Fiddler’s Green - Old Inventions - Friends of Fiddler’s Green Canadian
Judy Collins - Judy Collins Sings Lennon & McCartney - Wildflower
Sarah McLauchlan - I Am Sam - V2 Canadian
Rocky Raccoon
The Persuasions - The Persuasions Sing The Beatles - Chesky
I’ve Just Seen a Face
Lucy Kaplansky - The Tide - Red House
Across the Universe
Caroline Doctorow - Dreaming in Vinyl - Narrow Lane
I Will
Ann Hills & Michael Smith - Paradise Lost & Found - Redwing
Strawberry Fields Forever
The Bobs - Cover the Songs of... - Rounder
With a Little Help from My Friends
Durham County Poets - Hand Me Down Blues - Durham County Poets Canadian
Come Together
Jane Lewis - Stay with Me - Jane Lewis Canadian
Here Comes the Sun
Richie Havens - Résumé: The Best of Richie Havens - Rhino
Golden Slumbers/The End
k.d. lang - Recollection - Nonesuch Canadian
The Sailor
Gretchen Peters - The Night You Wrote That Song: The Songs of Mickey Newbury - Scarlet Letter New
Steve Forbert - Early Morning Rain - Blue Rose Music Canadian New
Rachelle Garniez - Gone to Glory - StorySound Canadian New
Thanks for the Dance
Leonard Cohen - Thanks for the Dance - Columbia/Legacy Canadian
Song for Leonard
Beth Anne Cole - Perhaps the Gods of Love - Beth Anne Cole Canadian New
The Rookie
Bruce Murdoch - Sometimes I Wonder Why the World - Bruce Murdoch Canadian
Night Nurse
Shelley Posen - Ontario Moon - Well Done Music Canadian
Jonathan Byrd's parody of "I've Been Everywhere" is for all of us under house arrest during these strange pandemic days.
I’ve Been Everywhere
Jonathan Byrd - I’ve Been Everywhere – single - Jonathan Byrd New
Wham, Re-Bop-Boom-Bam
Jackie Washington - The World of Jackie Washington - Borealis Canadian
Swingtime in Springtime
Lew London - Swingtime in Springtime - Philo
Honeysuckle Rose
Susie Arioli Swing Band featuring Jordan Officer - Pennies from Heaven - Justin Time Canadian
Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen
Steve Howell, Dan Sumner & Jason Weinheimer - Long Ago - Out of the Past Music New
Dr. Jazz
Paul Geremia - Love My Stuff - Red House
He May Be Your Man
Rory Block - Prove It on Me - Stony Plain New
Isaac in Kolomej
Nell & Jim Band - Western Sun - Whippoorwill Arts New
Interactive CKCU
hillbilly glenn
pre-recorded clapping & showering thanks for tunes to keep us sane!

8:54 AM, May 16th, 2020
Mike Regenstreif (host)
Thanks Hillbilly Glenn.

8:56 AM, May 16th, 2020
Brian Harris
I can't find the words to express how much a loved and appreciated the wonder full set of Beatles songs you just played. Keep on keeping on.

9:02 AM, May 16th, 2020
Mike Regenstreif (host)
Thanks Brian.

9:16 AM, May 16th, 2020
Randy macneil
Excellent show,thanks.

9:54 AM, May 16th, 2020
Mike Regenstreif (host)
Thanks Randy.

9:56 AM, May 16th, 2020
John Coleman
Great show again Mike ! The 50 years ( has really been that long ?! ) segment was cool with the various songs and artists and one that was totally new to me.. Rocky Raccoon The Persuasions - The Persuasions Sing The Beatles - Chesky .. Amazing rendition !! See you next Saturday again on the radio ~~ Keep well !!

3:35 PM, May 16th, 2020
Mike Regenstreif (host)
Thanks John.

3:49 PM, May 16th, 2020
Joanne Hurley
I'll be listening in a few minutes. Thanks for the shows, Mike.

12:25 PM, May 18th, 2020
Wonderful to hear the tribute to Leonard Cohen - in the beautiful and soulful 'Song for Leonard', sung by Beth Anne Cole. Thanks for the songs!

12:48 PM, May 18th, 2020
Kari Estrin
What a fun show! Thanks also for including Gretchen Peters in your playlist!

9:58 AM, May 22nd, 2020