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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
July 15, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Bob Gibson & Bob (Hamilton) Camp: Daddy Roll 'Em (trad, new words- music, Bob Gibson) At the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice 227-2
  3. Rory Block: I Let My Daddy Do That (Hattie Hart) When a Woman Gets the Blues Rounder 3139
  4. Judy Collins: Daddy, You've Been on My Mind (Bob Dylan) Fifth Album Elektra 7300-2
  5. Steve Earle & The Dukes: Ain't Nobody's Daddy Now Terraplane New-West 6328
  6. Pat Donohue: Rubs Me the Right Way Blue Yonder Bluesky 935
  7. Cindy Kalmenson: Rub Me Right (C.Kalmenson-Kimberley Dahme) I'm Not Leaving Big Gack 34479-71114
  8. Chris Hillman: Touch Me (C.Hillman-Steve Hill) The Other Side Sovereign 1959
  9. Utah Phillips: Touch Me Starlight on the Rails: A Songbook Daemon 19047
  10. Second City: No George, Don't Comedy from the Second City Mercury 6201
  11. Dear Evan Hansen (orig.cast-Rachel Bay Jones, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Ben Platt): Anybody Have a Map? (Benj Pasek-Justin Paul) Atlantic 558631-2
  12. Friction Farm (Aidan Quinn-Christine Stay): Three Blocks from Sketchy So Many Stars self 00261-45597
  13. Mike Cross: Directions Irregular Guy Sugar Hill 1009
  14. Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio: Give Give Give Singin' Vessel 010
  15. Bessie Smith: I've Been Mistreated and I Don't Like It Chattanooga Gal Proper 1410
  16. O'Connor Band w/ Mark O'Connor, Kate Lee O'Connor, v: Ruby, Are You Mad at Your Man? (Mae Carver) Live OMAC 76519-00032
  17. Lindsay Straw: The Crafty Maid's Policy / Fingal's Cave (strathspey) / Sheepskin & Beesway (reel) (trad, arr.Straw) The Fairest Flower of Womankind self 78277-26581
  18. Mari Black: The Star of Munster (trad,arr.Black, Block, Shimmin) Flight self 88295-05647
  19. David Hawkins: My Girl Whiskey Hello Mr. Death & Other Love Songs self 00261-35710
  20. Pat Donohue: Bad Bad Whiskey (Amos Milburn) Blue Yonder Bluesky 935
  21. Bella Hardy: Another Whiskey Song With the Dawn Noe 08
  22. Joan & Joni (Kipyn Martin as Joni): A Case of You (Joni Mitchell) self 00261-41805
  23. April Verch w/ Gray Townsend, p: Canadian Reel Medley - Trip to Windsor (Dan MacDonald) / Back Up and Push (Ward Allen) / Dusty Miller (trad) / Woodchoppers Breakdown (trad) The April Verch Anthology Slab Town 17-01
  24. Bjarte Eike / Barokksolistene & The Alehouse Boys: The Canadian Set (trad, via Le Vent du Nord, arr.B.Eike) The Alehouse Sessions Rubicon 1017
  25. Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys: Dusty Derby (G.MacKeeman) Laugh, Dance, Sing self 90443-96760-4
  26. Robin & Linda Williams: Give the Fiddler a Dram (Dave Hull- Jerry Clark) Robin & Linda Williams Flashlight 3003
  27. Joe Jencks: Wheelbarrow Johnny (Jack Hardy) Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers Turtle Bear 050117-1
  28. Don Freed: Wheelbarrow Off In All Directions Bushleague 1-1330
  29. Rosemary Woods: Wheel Barrowing Dung Journeys and Dreams Spring 1042
  30. Davey O.: The Easy Work A Bright Horizon Line self 16895-08562
  31. Bjarte Eike / Barokksolistene & The Alehouse Boys, Thomas Guthrie, lead vocal: Haul Away Joe (trad,arr.B.Eike-T.Guthrie) The Alehouse Sessions Rubicon 1017
  32. Bob Walser w/ The Freshwater Shellbacks: Haul Away Rosy (trad,add.verses B.Walser) Outward Bound Old and New Tradition 2101
  33. John Roberts & Tony Barrand: Heave Away My Johnnies (trad) Across the Western Ocean Swallowtail 0004
  34. Deborah Robins: Hard Times (trad) Home Fires Zippity Whippet 00261-45558
  35. Doug MacLeod: Who's Driving This Bus? Break the Chain Reference Recordings 141
  36. Martyn Joseph: So Many Lies Under Lemonade Skies Pipe 020
  37. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Horseless Staircase That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Audio
  38. Dean Gitter and the Ute Mountain Gang: A Horse Named Bill (PD) American Songbag 2.0 Questa 001
  39. Jim Kweskin & The Jug Band: Crazy Words, Crazy Tune (Ager/Yellen) Acoustic Swing & Jug Vanguard 79521-2
  40. Scrambled Feet (Evalyn Baron, John Driver, Jeffrey Haddow, Roger Neil): Goin' to the Theatre (John Driver-Jeffrey Haddow) DRG 6105
  41. Spamilton (orig.cast): Broadway Assassins (Gerard Alessandrini) DRG 12636
  42. Scrambled Feet (Roger Neil-Evalyn Baron): Composer Tango (John Driver-Jeffrey Haddow) DRG 6105
  43. Spamilton (orig.cast): Ben Frankling Sondheim & Lin-Manuel (Gerard Alessandrini) DRG 12636
  44. Mari Black: To Paula (Louis Shryer) Flight self 88295-05647
  45. Vince Melamed: Feels Like Coming Home I Like It Better Here - Music from Home (compilation) Hemifrån no#
  46. (Stephanie) Bettman & (Luke) Halpin: Feels Like Coming Home (S.Bettman) Diamond self 505
  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:

Dear Evan Hansen, Friction Farm, Heather Pierson, Lindsay Straw, Bjarte Eike & Barokkoslistene, Deborah Robins, Doug McLeod, Spamilton

CD of the week: Lindsay Straw

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