Tell Us A Tale Tunes

27 October 2013

Old, & New

Theme: Halloween

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

The Ghost of Bleak House, Tom Chapin, Billy the Squid, Sony

Big Toe, Bill Wellington, Radio Woof Presents Forbidden Folklore, Radio Woof

Monsters and Giants, Greg Brown, Bathtub Blues, Red House

Big Rock Candy Mountain, Burl Ives, Future Idols, Universal

The Apple of My Eye, Barry Louis Polisar, Old Dogs, New Tricks, Rainbow Morning Music

I Really Don’t Want To Know, Jeff Vogelgesang, Tom Proutt and Gerald Soriano Live on Tell Us A Tale at the Prism Coffeehouse

Jole Blon’s Ghost, Delmore Brothers with Wayne Raney, The Delmore Brothers: More from the 1930 Plus the 1940s and 1950s (Disc 4), JSP

That Old Black Magic, Spike Jones, The Very Worst of Spike Jones, Nimbus Records

Purple People Eater, Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Ranky Tanky, Signature Sounds

Molasses, Molasses (It’s Icky Sticky Goo), Ella Fitzgerald, Miss Ella’s Playhouse, Verve

Great Green Gobs, Penn Jillette, Goobers, Vol. 1, Elemental Music

Boogers, Asylum Street Spankers, Mommy Says No!, Yellow Dog Records

Marie LaVeaux, Nickeltown, Live on Tell Us A Tale Live on Tell Us A Tale at the Prism Coffeehouse

Walking Stick, Nickeltown, Live on Tell Us A Tale Live on Tell Us A Tale at the Prism Coffeehouse

Candy Stash Blues, Jan Smith, Jeff Vogelgesang, Tom Proutt and Gerald Soriano Live on Tell Us A Tale at the Prism Coffeehouse

I Want To Bite Your Hand, Jan Smith, Jeff Vogelgesang, Tom Proutt and Gerald Soriano Live on Tell Us A Tale at the Prism Coffeehouse

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To hear the stories below, visit the Tell Us A Tale Past Stories Page, where they will be available in RealAudio through Saturday, 2 November, 2013.

The Man Who Tricked A Ghost, a Chinese legend
Author: Laurence Yep (retold by)
Illustrator: Isadore Seltzer
Publisher: Bridgewater Press; ISBN 0-816-73030-X

Song: Darby Ram
Artist: Pete Seeger
CD: Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Fishes (Little and Big)

Mule Eggs
Author: Cynthia DeFelice
Illustrator: Mike Shenon
Publisher: Orchard Books; ISBN 0-531-06843-9

Song: Old Grey Mule
Artist: Pete Seeger
CD: Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Fishes (Little and Big)

The Widow’s Broom
Author: Chris Van Allsburg
Illustrator: Chris Van Allsburg
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; ISBN 0-395-64051-2

Song: Friendship
CD: Jan Smith and Jeff Vogelgesang LIVE on Tell Us A Tale

Petrosinella, a Neopolitan Rapunzel
Author: Diane Stanley (retold by)
Illustrator: Diane Stanley
Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers; ISBN 0-803-71712-1

Song: The Lover’s Lament
Artists: Jay Ungar and Molly Mason
CD: The Lovers’ Waltz

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