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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 10, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Tom Chapin: Build a Dream Threads Sundance 028
  3. Alastair Moock: Dream Alastair Moock Moockshake 00261-45458
  4. Loretta Hagen: Lucky Stars Bearfort 003
  5. Dennis Warner: Have a Little Faith in the World Seeds Main Trail 0814-09
  6. The Malvinas: Starting Over (Rachel Bissex) God Bless the Grass Soona Songs 020
  7. Chris & Meredith Thompson: Shine Lines of Longitude Alkali 00261-45438
  8. Lynn Hollyfield: New Beginning In the Balance self 88295-08692
  9. Tom Chapin: The Backwards Birthday Party (John Forster-Tom Chapin) (Folkstage - May 20, 2017) WFMT Recording
  10. Anne Hills: Run the Film Backwards (Sydney Carter) (Midnight Special 50th Anniversary New Year's Eve Party-January 1, 2004) WFMT Recording
  11. Small Potatoes: Die Without a Dime (Jacquie Manning) (Folkstage - June 6, 2015) WFMT Recording
  12. Jim Sharkey: All the Way From Home Misty Morning Rain self 00261-45568
  13. Stan Freberg (w/ Donna Jean Freberg & June Foray): Does Anyone Here Remember Radio? Tip of the Freberg Rhino 75645
  14. All-She-Wrote (Gloria Jean-David LaPlante-Stephen Pounds): Grandpa (Jamie O'Hara) Passsing It On self 88295-54352
  15. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries & Sandy O): Love Reaches Out Revolution Now Moving Forward 3234
  16. Amanda Anne Platt: Learning How to Love Him Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters Organic 16902
  17. Chris & Meredith Thompson: I Know What Love Is (Don White) Lines of Longitude Alkali 00261-45438
  18. Colcannon: The McFadden Set (John McFadden's Favorite / Castle Kelley / Buckley's Fancy) (trad) Wild Orchid self 00261-45291
  19. Rachel Bell w/ Andrew Vannorstrand, g., Eileen Nicholson, f.: Fish Bukkit (Rachel Bell) Tone Chamber self 00261-44230
  20. Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys: Back 40 Ripoff (R.Warhurst) Laugh, Dance & Sing self 90443-96760
  21. Alastair Moock: Make It Great Alastair Moock Moockshake 00261-45458
  22. Tim Grimm and the Family Band: Gonne Be Great (Tim & Jackson Grimm) A Stranger In This Time Vault 013
  23. Rachel Sage: Tomorrow The Tide Mpress 7227-2
  24. Spamalot (orig.cast-Monty Python): Always Look on the Bright Side of Life (John Du Prez-Eric Idle/Eric Idle) Decca Broadway B0004265-02
  25. Sam Baker: Same Kind of Blue Land of Doubt self 16892-46754
  26. Bill Danoff & Taffy Nivert: Readjustment Blues (Bill Danoff) Welcome to Fat City Paramount 6028
  27. Tom Paxton: Born on the Fourth of July Best of the Vanguard Years Vanguard 79561-2
  28. Willie Nile: You Ain't Goin' Nowhere (Bob Dylan) Positively Bob River House 9916-2
  29. Malvina Reynolds: The Day the Freeway Froze Another County Heard From Smithsonian Folkways F-2524
  30. Greg Trafidlo: (I Got Stuck Behind) Buford The Crawlspace Tapes Kira 4050
  31. Monty Pyton's Spamalot (orig.cast-Eric Idle): Always Look on the Bright Side of Life - reprise (John DuPrez- Eric Idle) Decca Broadway 0004265-02
  32. Carrie Elkin: Albatross The Penny Collector self 88295-51584
  33. Judy Collins: Albatross Wildflowers Elektra 74012-2
  34. Harvey Reid: The Albatross Dreamer or Believer Woodpecker 116
  35. Tom Russell w/ Cindy Church: Wild Geese (Ian Tyson) Play One More - The Songs of Ian & Sylvia True North 663
  36. Bob Wright & Bill Doerge: When the Wild Geese Return (Bob Wright) Hamburger Sandwich self 00261-39283
  37. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Livingston The Things That We Are Made Of Lambent Light 001
  38. Mary McCaslin: Northfield The Things We Said Today - The Best of Mary McCaslin Philo 1149
  39. Kim Stockwood: How Many Miles Songwriters Series - Waves of Atlantic Canada Nojo 27915-09112
  40. Patrick Sky: Many a Mile Patrick Sky Vanguard 79179-2
  41. Gordon Bok: Guadalupe Dance Together Again for the First Time Timberhead Music 21
  42. James Keelaghan: Never Going to Stop This Train A Recent Future Green Linnet 2120
  43. Tom Chapin: We Will Not Stop (Abigail & Lily Chapin) Threads Sundance 028
  44. 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 Chapin, Alastair Moock, Loretta Hagen, The Malvinas, Chris & Meredith Thompson, Jim Sharkey, Emma's Revolution, Colcannon, Rachel Bell, Sam Baker

CD of the week: Tom Chapin

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