Playlist: Early Morning Music Thursdays for April 16, 2009 - 5:00am

Singing' through the hard times! A mostly-americana mix acknowledging the 70th anniversary of John Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath".

Shelter line stretchin' 'round the corner: "Welcome To The New World Order"
.............................................................................Bruce Springsteen, "The Ghost of Tom Joad"

ArtistSongAlbumLabelYear
Tom WaitsInnocent When You DreamFrank's Wild YearsIsland1990
U2Cedars of Lebanon No Line On The HorizonInterscope Records2009
Cowboy JunkiesTo Lay Me DownDeadicatedArista1991
John MellencampLongest DaysLife, Death, Love & FreedomJohn Mellencamp2008
Mary Black & Emmylou HarrisGreen Rolling Hills Of West VirginiaSinging Through The Hard Times: Tribute To Utah PhillipsRighteous Babe 2009
Woody GuthrieTalking Dust Bowl BluesDust Bowl BalladsBuddha2000
Arlo GuthrieRegular Fires'Til We Outnumber 'EmRighteous Babe2000
Woody GuthrieTom Joad - Part IDust Bowl BalladsBuddha2000
Bruce SpringsteenThe Ghost Of Tom JoadThe Ghost Of Tom JoadSony1995
Indigo Girls W/ Ani DifrancoRamblin' 'Round'Til We Outnumber 'EmRighteous Babe2000
Guy DavisSweetheart Like YouSweetheart Like YouRed House Records2009
Otis GibbsDamn MeGrandpa Walked A PicketlineWanamaker / Thirty Tigers2008
Arlo GuthrieChange the Moment'Til We Outnumber 'EmRighteous Babe2000
Neil YoungImagine [Live]America: A Tribute To HeroesUniversal2001

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