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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
July 8, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Joan (Allison Shapira) & Joni (Kipyn Martin): Morning Morgantown (Joni Mitchell) self 00261-41805
  3. (Stephanie) Bettman & (Luke) Halpin: What a Lovely Day (Bettman) Live in Los Angeles! self 09241-08022
  4. Pat Donohue: This Is the Beginning (Folkstage - February 6, 2016) WFMT recording
  5. David Hawkins: Let Love Lead the Way Hello Mr. Death & Other Love Songs self 00261-35710
  6. Tom Paxton: Not Tonight Marie Heroes Vanguard 79411
  7. Willie Nelson: It Gets Easier (Willie Nelson-Buddy Cannon) God's Problem Child Legacy 88985415732
  8. Deborah Robins: Arthritis Blues (Butch Hawes) Home Fires Zippity Whippet 00261-45558
  9. Todd Burge: Aches and Pains Imitation Life self 88295-22692
  10. Win Stracke: Wizard Oil (trad) Songs of Old Town Flair S-912
  11. Small Potatoes: Avocado (Pete Norman) Small Potatoes Alive! self 0026120910
  12. Christine Lavin & The Mistletones: Tacobel Canon The Runaway Christmas Tree Appleseed 1075
  13. The Malvinas: Somewhere Off the Foot of This Mountain (Gina Forsyth) God Bless the Grass Soona Songs 020
  14. Horton Barker: At the Foot of Yonders Mountain (trad) Traditional Singer Smithsonian Folkways 2362
  15. Brendan Taaffe & The New Line: Goin' Cross the Mountain (trad) Fly Down You Little Bird self 88295-53776
  16. Chris & Meredith Thompson: Old Man of the Mountain Lines of Longitude Alkali 00261-45438
  17. Mike Jordan: Through the Window Roach Hound no#
  18. Dear Evan Hansen (orig.cast-Ben Platt): Waving Through a Window (Benj Pasek-Justin Paul) Atlantic 55831-2
  19. Ken Yates: Too Many Windows Huntsville self 88295-40817
  20. Tom Chapin: Home Again (Forster & Dorothy) (Si Kahn-Tom Chapin) Threads Sundance 028
  21. David Stoddard: Everybody Wants to Go Home You Have Got to Be Kidding Me self 98577-05222
  22. Sloan Wainwright: (I Love the Folks In) My Hometown Bright Side of a Rainy Day Derby Disc 00261-44799
  23. David Stoddard: Home You Have Got to Be Kidding Me self 98577-05222
  24. Mari Black: Off to the Cape set - The Paps of Glencoe (Wm.Lawrie) / Glen Grant (Chas.Grant) / Clen Rinne's (C.Grant) / Reel for Melodie and Derrick (JP Cormier) / Tom Rae (Dan MacDonald) / Father Francis Cameron (John Campbell) Flight self 88295-05647-2
  25. Leahy: DA (Stoney Lake & Juniper Island) Lakefield Narada 72438-45716-2
  26. Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio: Sometimes I Can't Believe My Luck Singin' Vessel 010
  27. Rachel Garniez w/ Dick Connette: Kind of Dumb Vol. 1 - Oysters Ice Cream Lemonade Story Sound 161-020
  28. Pat Donohue: No Joke Nobody's Fault Bluesky 930
  29. Joan (Allison Shapira) & Joni (Kipyn Martin): Diamonds and Rust (Joan Baez) self 00261-41805
  30. Leon Redbone: Diamonds Don't Mean a Thing (Shadric Smith) Red to Blue Sugar Hill 3840
  31. Claire Lynch: All The Diamonds in the World (Bruce Cockburn) North by South Compass 74671-2
  32. Laura Zucker: Sea Glass Say Yes self 66449-98923
  33. Friction Farm: All This Living (Aidan Quinn-Christine Stay) So Many Stars self 00261-45597
  34. Heather Styka: Careful with My Heart While This Planet Spins Beneath Our Feet Kite Stripe 03
  35. Black Lillies: All This Living (Cruz Contreras) Runaway Freeway Blues North Knox84501-86615
  36. The Malvinas: The Ukrainian Song (Beth Cahill) God Bless the Grass Soona Songs 020
  37. Carrie Elkin w/ Danny Schmidt: Roots and Wings (Elkin) (Folkstage - March 7, 2015) WFMT Recording
  38. Lori Lieberman: Roots and Wings Home of Whispers Pope 2005-2
  39. Peter Himmelman: Ropes and Wings There Is No Calamity Himmasongs no#
  40. Groundhog Day (orig.cast-Andy Karl, Barrett Doss): Seeing You (Tim Minchin) Masterworks Broadway 88985-43101-2
  41. Tillers Folly (Sam Bush, John Cowan, Jeff Autry, Scott Vestal): When I Pass This Way Again (Bruce Coughlan) Go the Road self 12349
  42. Small Potatoes: I Will Pass This Way Again (Rich Prezioso) Time Flies Folk Era 1427
  43. 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:

Willie Nelson, Deborah Robins, The Malvinas, Brendan Taaffe, Chris & Meredith Thompson, Dear Evan Hansen, Tom Chapin, David Stoddard, Heather Pierson, Dick Connette, Laura Zucker, Friction Farm

CD of the week: Dick Connette

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