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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
January 20, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Eric Bannan: You Are Welcome Here self 88295-65040
  3. Trout Steak Revival (Bevin Foley): No Sweat (Trout Steak- Hayley Houlihan) Spirit to the Sea self 59740-73101
  4. Amber Rubarth w/ Joe Purdy: Hello Stranger (AP Carter) American Folk American Folk 01
  5. Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Too Many Strangers (Rosalie Sorrels) Tribute to The Travelin' Lady Miscellaneous Abstract 1
  6. Ian & Sylvia: Come In Stranger (Johnny Cash) The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings Vanguard 196/99-2
  7. Dennis Dougherty: Rock-A-Bye World Songs from the 'Dog House' Thinking Dog 2017
  8. Carrie Newcomer: Three Women Betty's Diner - The Best of Carrie Newcomer Philo 116671-1245-2
  9. Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line: Two Women (N.J.Struthers- Paul Kramer) Carnival Blue Pig 2222
  10. Guy Davis: Have You Ever Loved Two Women (but couldn't make up your mind?) Kokomo Kidd MC 0078
  11. Veronika Jackson: Women Be Wise (Sippie Wallace) Hat Check... self no#
  12. The DonJuans (Don Henry-Jon Vezner): What's So Bad About That? (Tom Paxton-Henry-Vezner) The DonJuans Revue Scratched 01
  13. Tom Peterson: Global Warming Black Hills Gold Moon House 2911
  14. All-She-Wrote: Once the Ice Caps Melt (Gloria Jean-David LaPlante- Stephen Pounds) Passing It On self 88295-54352
  15. Tom Paxton w/ Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Boat in the Water Pax 011
  16. Katie Dahl-Eric Lewis-Rich Higdon: I Am a Camera (Fred Alley) Solid Ground - The Songs of Fred Alley Leaky Boat 00261-45886
  17. Natalie Gelman: I Feel Like a Photograph (N.Gelman-Charlie Midnight) (Folkstage - March 22, 2014) WFMT recording
  18. Paul Simon: Kodachrome There Goes Rhymin' Simon Warner Bros. 78900
  19. Usher's Island (Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Paddy Glackin, Mike McGoldrick, John Doyle): Five Drunken Landladies set - The Drunken Landlady / McFadden's / Lucky in Love (trad, arr. Usher's Island) Usher's Island Compass 74701-2
  20. Immram - Albany Symphony's Dogs of Desire w/ Sergei Nirenburg, acc.: Immram Finale (reel & jig) Immram (David Mallamud) Broadway mp#
  21. Roy Zimmerman: Give Measles a Chance The Faucet's on Fire! Metaphor 925
  22. Bill Larkin: Don't Vaccinate Your Baby Knowing Your Audience self 88295-52841
  23. New Lost City Ramblers: Cat's Go the Measles, the Dog's Got the Whooping Cough The Rembrance of Things to Come Smithsonian Folkways 31035
  24. Tom May: Wherever I Go A Road Worth Driving Down Blue Vignette 014
  25. Rachel Baiman: Never Tire of the Road (Andy Irvine) Shame Free Dirt 0083
  26. Jeni Hankins: Will I Always Wander? The Oxygen Girl Jewell Ridge 011
  27. Heather Maloney: Let Me Stay Just Enough Sun Signature Sounds 2092
  28. Chris Smither: By the Numbers Call Me Lucky Signature Sounds 2093
  29. Shawna Caspi: Numbers Game Forest Fire self 61297-54660
  30. Loudon Wainwright III: Four Is a Magic Number The Atlantic Recordings Rhino 7709
  31. Billy Kemp: Mr. Wilson, the Stonecutter Another Life Willbilly 2017
  32. Anne Briggs: The Stonecutter Boy (trad) A Collection Topic 504
  33. James Keelaghan: Stonecutter Home Appleseed 1059
  34. The DonJuans (Don Henry-Jon Vezner): Is Love The DonJuans Revue Scratched 01
  35. Mia Rose Lynne: Real Thing Follow Me Moon self 43157-43731
  36. Molly Tuttle: Walden Rise Compass 91061-30087-8
  37. Tom Paxton: My Lady's a Wild, Flying Dove The Best of Tom Paxton Elektra Rhino 73515
  38. John Gorka: Nazarene Guitar True in Time Red House 306
  39. Norman Blake & Tony Rice: D-18 Song - Thank You Mr. Martin (Jerry Faires) Norman Blake and Tony Rice 2 Rounder 0266
  40. Mark Dvorak: My D-18 Time Ain't Got Nothin' on Me Waterbug 0098
  41. Eric Bannan: This Old Guitar You Are Welcome Here self 88295-65040
  42. Matthew Byrne: Farewell to Tarwathie (trad-George Scroggie, PD) Horizon Lines self 90443-13061
  43. Kyle Carey: Come Back to Me The Art of Forgetting Tug 1109
  44. Joanne Rand: The Parting Glass (trad) Roses in the Snow & Drought Homefire 016
  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:

Eric Bannon, Trout Steak Revival, Tribute to The Travelin' Lady, Dennis Dougherty, The DonJuans, Tom Peterson, Usher's Island, Tom May, Rachel Baiman, Jeni Hankins, Heather Maloney, Chris Smither, Billy Kemp, Mia Rose Lynne, Molly Tuttle, John Gorka, Matthew Byrne, Kyle Carey, Joanne Rand

CD of the week: The DonJuans

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