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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
October 7, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Ruth & Max Bloomquist: It's a Beautiful Day (R.Bloomquist) On a Canvas Painted Blue Ruby 817
  3. Katie Gosnell: Beautiful Day Dear Katie self 50532-06412
  4. Suzzy Roche & Lucy Wainwright Roche: Living in a Beautiful Day (S.Roche) Fairytale and Myth self 84501-87597
  5. Christine Albert: On That Beautiful Day (Tom Peterson) Everything's Beautiful Now Moon House 2910
  6. Jaspar Lepak: When the New Day Comes Close to Me self 191061-665168
  7. Jan Krist & Jim Bizer: (Extra) Ordinary Thing (Jim Bizer) Too Yellow Room 17
  8. Otter Creek (Peter & Mary Danzig): Extraordinary (P.Danzig) The Fiddle Preacher self 89211-78622
  9. Lennie Gallant: Extraordinary Ordinary Life If We Had a Fire Fontana 0209519
  10. Tom Paley w/ Robin Paley: Little Sadie (trad) Paley & Son Hornbeam 0004
  11. Andrew Delaney: Elephants The Escape Artist self 88295-57092
  12. Hope Dunbar: Charlottetown Three Black Crows self 44368-33465
  13. Archie Fisher: Dark Eyed Molly A Man With a Rhyme Folk-Legacy 61
  14. Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch w/ Fats Kaplan: Dark Eyed Gal (Ron Davies) You Can't Save Everybody Compass 74385-2
  15. The Tannahill Weavers: Dark Eyed Molly (Archie Fisher) Live & In Session Compass 744542
  16. Spuyten Duyvil: Hot Time in the Old Town / Preaching on the Old Campground (trad,arr. Spuyten Duyvil) The Social Music Hour, Vol. 1 self 88295-22544
  17. Elisabeth Williamson: Paint the Town Deep Gatorbone 84501 25116
  18. May Erlewine: Paint the Town Mother Lion Earthwork 0210
  19. National Lampoon (Chevy Chase): Mission Impeachable (Beard-Kelly) Greatest Hits of the National Lampoon Uproar 3854-2
  20. The Folk Brothers (Jack Hardy & David Massengill): The Worst President Ever (Jack Hardy) Partners in Crime Great Divide 00261-24784
  21. Jam Crackers (Dan Berggren-Peggy Lynn-Dan Duggan): Game Show Democracy (Dan Berggren) Get Carckin' ESP 019
  22. Jaspar Lepak: And I Listened Close to Me self 191061-665168
  23. Shawna Caspi: Brave Parade Forest Fire self 61297-54660
  24. Michael Veitch: Pledging Allegiance Wake Up Call Burt Street 109
  25. Robin Bienemann: Let That Be a Lesson Songs About Lessons Learnt self 00261-43737
  26. Anne Hills: Rider on an Orphan Train (David Massengill) Tracks Heart & Hand 2014
  27. Andy & Judy (Daigle): Orphan Train Lament (A.Daigle) This Old Town self 88295-59541
  28. Jody Stecher & Kate Brislin: Orphan Train (Bruce "Utah" Phillips) Heart Songs Rounder 0424
  29. Paula Cole: The Lonesome Death of Hattie Caroll (Bob Dylan) Ballads Label 675 #88295-57885
  30. Vincent Cross: Michael Brown (adapted fr. Louis Collins by Mississippi John Hurt) Old Songs for Modern Folk Rescue Dog 90394-17067
  31. Hope Dunbar: The Shooter Three Black Crows self 44368-33465
  32. Bill Larkin: Making a Difference (with edits) Knowing Your Audience - Live at the Green Mill self 88295-52841
  33. Phil Ochs: Cross My Heart Pleasures of the Harbor A&M 4133
  34. The New Lost City Ramblers (Tom Paley, v): Leaving Home (Frankie & Johnny) (trad) Volume Two Smithsonian Folkways 2397
  35. Willie Watson: Samson and Delilah (trad,arr.W.Watson) Folksinger Vol. 2 Acony 1714
  36. The Short Sisters: Abelard and Heloise (Tom Gala) Live From Four States Black Socks 8654-17
  37. Bryan Bowers: Rufus and Beverly (Mark Graham) For You Flying Fish 70524
  38. Archie Fisher: Final Trawl Windward Away Red House 124
  39. Gordon Bok: Saben, the Woodfitter A Tune for November Folk-Legacy 40
  40. Chris Vallillo: The Final Harvest Best of All Possible Worlds Gin Ridge 1006
  41. The Wyrd Sisters: This Memory (Nancy Reinhold) Leave a Little Light Oh Yah cassette
  42. Trapezoid (Anne Louise White, v.): Living in the Moment (Andrea Welman-Kevin Moore) Long Time Down This Road Azure 53003-2
  43. Jeni Hankins: Nothing Lasts Forever The Oxygen Girl Jewell Ridge 011
  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:

Ruth & Max Bloomquist, Jaspar Lepak. Andrew Delaney, Hope Dunbar, May Erlewine, Shawna Caspi, Andy & Judy, Willie Watson, Jeni Hankins

CDs of the week: Jaspar Lepak, Hope Dunbar

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