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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 3, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. The Beatles: With a Little Help From My Friends (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple 746442 2
  3. Pete Seeger w/ David Bernz & chorus: Wonderful Friends (P.Seeger-Lorre Wyatt) Pete Seeger at 89 Appleseed 1113
  4. Anything Goes (new B'way cast-Bill McCutcheon & Patti LuPone): Friendship (Cole Porter) RCA Victor 7769-2
  5. Steve Poltz: I Want All of My Friends to Be Happy Folksinger 98 Pounder 41444-16982
  6. Tom Russell: These Friends of Mine (Ian Tyson) Play One More - The Songs of Ian & Sylvia True North 663
  7. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries-Sandy O): Earned This Gray Revolution Now Moving Forward 3234
  8. Rebecca & Jennifer Armstrong: I'm a Gray-Haired Woman (Gerry Armstrong Memorial - Lake Street Church, Evanston - October 31, 1999) WFMT recording
  9. Tom Lehrer: When You Are Old and Gray The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino 79831
  10. The Beatles: When I'm Sixty-Four (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple 746442-2
  11. The Cantrells: Goodbye Cool World (Emily Cantrell) Weather Reports Sombrero 13797-00092
  12. Kiss Me, Kate (orig.cast-Lorenzo Fuller): Too Darn Hot (Cole Porter) Angel 0777 7 6476025
  13. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Global Warming That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series One BBC Audio
  14. Jaime Michaels: Warming Once Upon a Different Time Frumdahart 1012
  15. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries-Sandy O): Feel the Wind Revolution Now Moving Forward 3234
  16. Terry Klein: Watchman Great Northern self 78572-26764
  17. David Broza: One to Three The Set List Magenta 33117
  18. The Waifs: Important Things (Josh Cunningham) Ironbark Compass 74686-2
  19. Sam Baker: Moses in the Reeds Land of Doubt self 16892-46754
  20. The Malvinas: Moses (Beth Cahill) God Bless the Grass Soona Songs 020
  21. Paul Robeson: Go Down Moses (trad) Ballad for Americans Vanguard 117/18
  22. Gordon Bok: I Held a Lady (Colm Gallagher) Together Again for the First Time Timberhead Music 21
  23. Tom Paxton: Hold On To Me Babe Even a Gray Day Flying Fish 70280
  24. Ellis Paul: Hold Me, Scold Me Chasing Beauty Black Wolf 88295-11312
  25. Corky Siegel: Goodbye California Solo Flight 1975-1980 Gadfly 254
  26. Mae West: Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On (Dave Williams-Roy Hall) Great Balls of Fire MGM 4869
  27. Fayssoux: California Earthquake (Rodney Crowell) Early Red Beet 007
  28. Alastair Moock: Let's Make a Family (Mark Erelli) Alastair Moock Moockshaek 00261-45458
  29. Emily Kurn: Let's Make a Baby I'm Just Like You Piewacky 84501 03993
  30. Pete Seeger: The Pill (Matt McGinn) Dangerous Songs Columbia 65261
  31. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries-Sandy O): Always Loving You Revolution Now Moving Forward 3234
  32. Bob Gibson: And Lovin' You (B.Gibson-Tom Paxton-Robert Josiah) The Living Legend Years Bob Gibson Legacy 1001
  33. Chris McNamara & Rick Neeley: Forever Lovin' You About Time Folk Era 1479
  34. Willie Nile: I Want You (Bob Dylan) Positively Bob Blue House 9916-2
  35. Lindsay Straw: The Forester (trad,arr.L.Straw) The Fairest Flower of Womankind self 78277-26581
  36. Rachel Bell & Karen Axelrod: Sweet Myra (R.Bell) Tone Chamber self 00261-44230
  37. Brendan Taaffe & The New Line: Pretty Saro (trad, arr.Taaffe) Fly Down You Little Bird
  38. Jackie Morris: Bon Appetit Periscope Heart self 3737
  39. Jeremy Lyons: Long Lunch Make It Better self no#
  40. Ellis Paul w/ Patty Griffin: Paris in a Day A Carnival of Voices Philo 11671-1191-2
  41. Mary Chapin Carpenter: What Does It Mean to Travel The Things That We Are Made Of Lambent Light 001
  42. Joan Baez: I Am a Wanderer (Steve Earle) Day After Tomorrow Razor & Tie 830022
  43. The Indigo Girls (Emily Saliers & Amy Ray) w/ Ani DiFranco: Ramblin' Round (Guthrie-Ledbetter-Lomax) Rarities Epic 94442
  44. Bob Zentz w/ Gordon Bok: Chariots (Zentz) Together Again for the First Time Timberhead Music 21
  45. Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes: Life and a Day Welcoming the Flood BC2 88295-35875
  46. The Beatles: A Day In the Life (Lennon/McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple 746442 2
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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RICH'S PICKS:

Tom Russell, Emma's Revolution, terry Klein, The Waifs, Sam Baker, The Malvinas, Alastair Moock, Lindsay Straw, Rachel Bell, Jackie Morris, Brendan Taaffe, Mary Chapin Carpenter

CD of the week: Emma's Revolution

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