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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 24, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Bob Zentz w/ Gordon Bok: Daddy Don't You Tell No Lies (Si Kahn) Together Again for the First Time Timberhead Music 21
  3. Damn Yankees (orig.cast-Ray Walston): Those Were the Good Old Days (Richard Adler/Jerry Ross) RCA Victor 3948-2
  4. Peter Ekstrom & Michael Quinn: What Happened to the Good Old Days The Front Page Follies self 83707-78302
  5. John Prine: Living in the Future John Prine Live Oh Boy 005
  6. The Foremen: Building for the Future (Roy Zimmerman) The Best of the Foremen Metaphor 919
  7. Bobby Osborne: They Call the Wind Maria (Frederick Loewe/ Alan J. Lerner) Original Compass 7467-2
  8. Salamander Crossing: Desert Wind (Kate Wolf) Salamander Crossing Signature Sounds 1228
  9. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: The Restless Wind (Steve Gillette- Rex Benson) The Light of the Day Compass Rose 7
  10. Tom Chapin: When the Family Sings (Si Kahn-Tom Chapin) Threads Sundance 028
  11. Melody Walker w/ Jacob Groopman: Family Band Gold Rush Goddess self 84501-62999
  12. John Rossbach: Singing in the Family Circle (Gary Forrester) Never Was Plugged! Alcazar 126
  13. David Ackles: Family Band American Gothic Collectors' Choice 311-2
  14. O'Connor Family Band: Gold Rush (Mark O'Connor) O'Connor Band Live! OMAC 22
  15. Emma's Revolution (Pat Humphries & Sandy O): Fire in Ferguson Revolution Now Moving Forward 3234
  16. Kai Love: We Are One (Put Down the Guns) Songs for Social Change RAWA no#
  17. Tom Paxton: Clarissa Jones The Best of Tom Paxton Elektra-Rhino 73515
  18. Rhiannon Giddens w/ Bhi Bhiman): Freedom Highway (Roebuck "Pops" Staples) Nonesuch 558805-02
  19. Ten Strings and a Goat Skin: Shoot the Moon (Rowen Gallant- Jesse Periard-Caleb Gallant) Aupres du Poele self 04113
  20. Ceilidh Minogue: New Moon - Moonshine (trad) / New Moon (Gregor Lowrey) Ceilidh Minogue Greentrax 304
  21. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Tramponuns Not Only Peter Cook. . . But Also Dudley Moore Brit Decca 4703
  22. Suzzy Roche: The Velvet Hills of Trampoline Moms That Cook (compilation) Baby Music Boom 3011-2
  23. Abe Loomis: Lady on the Trampoline The Early Treasures self 88295-05541
  24. Tom Russell w/ Cindy Church: Rio Grande (Ian Tyson-Amos Garrett) Play One More - The Songs of Ian & Sylvia True North 663
  25. Tish Hinojosa: By the Rio Grande Culture Swing Rounder 3122
  26. Ed Miller: The Wide Rio Grande (Brian MacNeill) Many's the Fine Tale Wellfield 024
  27. Austin Lounge Lizards: Big Rio Grande River (Resnick-Deisler-Card- Pittman) Never and Adult Moment Sugar Hill 3918
  28. Hungrytown (Rebecca Hall-Ken Anderson): Don't You Let Me Down (R.Hall) Further West Listen Here! 503
  29. (Allan) Fraser & (Daisy) DeBolt w/ Ian Guenther: Don't Let Me Down (Lennon-McCartney) Fraser & DeBolt Fallout 2060
  30. Tony Bennett & K.D. Lang: You Can Depend on Me (Carpenter-Dunlap- Hines) A Wonderful World Columbia-RPM 86734
  31. Lois Morton: Garage Sale Song What's New private pressing
  32. Spike Milligan: Another Lot Milligan Preserved EMI Note 114
  33. Eamon Friel: All the Lost Things Takeaway Thran no#
  34. Jim Sharkey: Hot Chocolate Misty Morning Rain self 00261-45568
  35. Grace Griffith: Cup of Kindness (Emmylou Harris) Passing Through Blix Street 10108
  36. Joel Mabus: Stand By Me (C.A.Tindley, PD, arr.-adapt.J.Mabus) Different Hymnals. Fossil 2517
  37. The Malvinas: Weak in the Knees (Lisa Markley) God Bless the Grass Soona Songs 020
  38. Mike Seeger: I'm Head Over Heels in Love (Lester Flatt) Southern Banjo Sounds Smithsonian Folkways 40107
  39. Joyce Woodson: She's in Love with Her Horse Living the Western Dream Radish 164
  40. Walt Kelly with the Jimmy Carroll Chorus: Man's Best Friend (Walt Kelly) Songs of the Pogo Reaction 002
  41. You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown (orig.cast-Bill Hannant: Snoopy (Clark Gesner) Decca 012159851-2
  42. Mark Weems: My Best Friend Rescue Me! - a Cause for Paws (compilation) Blue Night 228
  43. Go Jane Go (David Francey-Kieran Kane-Lucas Kane): I'm Going Home (Kieran Kane-David Francey) Go Jane Go Dead Reckoning no#
  44. Joe Jencks: Going Home Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers Turtle Bear 050117-1
  45. 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:

Bob Zentz & Gordon Bok, Bobby Osborne, Tom Chapin, Emma's Revolution, Rhiannon Giddens, Ten Strings & A Goat Skin, Tom Russell, Jim Sharkey, Joel Mabus, The Malvinas, Joe Jencks

CD of the week: Tom Russell

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