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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
March 17, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. The Irish Weavers: Rambles of Spring (Tommy Makem) / A Pinch of Snuff / Miss McLeod's Reel (trad, arr. Irish Weavers) Live at Blarney Park - County Cork ARC 1468
  3. Tom Lewis: St. Patrick's Song 360 Degrees Borealis BCD 156
  4. Finian's Rainbow (orig.cast-Jeannie Carson-Bobby Howes): How Are Things in Glocca Morra? (Burton Lane/E.Y. Harburg) RCA Victor 1057-2
  5. Norah Rendell: St. Patrick's Day (trad) Spinning Yarns Two Tap 016
  6. Martin Carthy: Lord Franklin (trad) The Carthy Chronicles Free Reed 61
  7. Stan Rogers: Northwest Passage Borealis 217
  8. Kim Beggs: Frozen Horizon Said Little Sparrow self 41533-76125
  9. Gaelic Storm: Kiss Me I'm Irish (Twigger-Murphy-Wehmeyer-Reid) Bring Yer Wellies Lost Again 20061
  10. Charlie McCoy: An Irish Pedigree Celtic Bridge Vox Terrae 0193
  11. Larry Rand: I'm Phony Irish private recording
  12. Pat Donohue: Irish Blues Nobody's Fault Bluesky 930
  13. James Gordon: St. Patrick's Day Mining for Gold Borealis 129
  14. Rosanne Cash w/ John Leventhal: Bury Me Under the Weeping Willow (A.P.Carter) The List Manhattan 59996-96576-2
  15. Val Mindel & Emily Miller: Weeping Willow (Blind Boy Fuller) Close to Home Yodel Ay Hee 0085
  16. Paula Cole: Willow Weep for Me (Ann Ronell) Ballads 675 Records 88295-57885

JOE JENCKS hosting one hour (selections 17-30) in honor of St. Patrick's Day

  1. Siobhan O'Donnell: Two Sisters (trad) Beautiful Affair self
  2. John Spillane: Castlepllarda Life in an Irish Town Universal 3153159
  3. Lynn Saoirse: Carolan's Welcome / Mrs. Cole (Turlough O'Carolan) The Music of Turlough O'Carolan Harpy 003
  4. Coda: Fionnhguala (trad) Mouthmusic recording unidentified
  5. Meabh Begley & Matt Griffin: Tairngreacht' (Utterance of Prophesy) / Scones of Boxty Cuisle OTR 002
  6. Des Cafferkey: Touch Me If You Dare / Devils of Dublin Achill Air Azteca 10
  7. Luka Bloom: A Seed Was Sown This New Morning Splid 012
  8. Tommy O'Sullivan: The Contender Song Ablaze recording unidentified
  9. The Unwanted feat. Cathy Jordan: Shove the Pig's Foot set Music from The Atlantic Fringe Whirling 013
  10. Siobhan O'Donnell: John of Dreams (Tchaikovsky/Bill Caddick) Beautiful Affair
  11. Joe Jencks: On Eireann's Shore Link in a Chain Turtle Bear 060109-1
  12. Matthew Byrne: Come Fare Away (Jean Ritchie) Ballads self 543672075
  13. Coda: Mayo Home (Delcan Askin) Mouthmusic
  14. Cathy Jordan: All the Way Home All the Way Home Blix Street 10201
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  16. Altan: Piper in the Cave / The South-West Wind (trad,arr.Altan) The Gap of Dreams Compass 74708-2
  17. Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio: Sometimes I Can't Believe My Luck Singin' Vessel 010
  18. Johnsmith: Lucky Duck Gingko Blue Pine 2018
  19. Claudia Russell w/ Bruce Kaplan: All Our Luck is Changing (Russell-Kaplan) Radio Rhythm 0008
  20. Liz Carroll w/ Daithi Sproule: Clarke's Favorite / Pigeon on the Gate (trad) Liz Carroll Green Linnet 1092
  21. Kevin Burke: Toss the Feathers (trad) Sweeney's Dream Smithsonian Folkways 40485
  22. Martin Hayes w/ Randal Bays, g., John Williams, accord): The Lark's March / Kilfenora Jig / The Cliffs of Moher (trad) Under the Moon Green Linnet 1155
  23. William Butler Yeats: The Lake Isle of Innisfree Poetry on Record Shout Factory 10029
  24. Judy Collins: Innisfree (Hamilton Camp/W.B. Yeats) Living Elektra 75014-2
  25. Brendan Power w/ Chris Newman: Si Bheag, Si Mhor (Turlough O'Carolan, arr. Power-Newman) New Irish Harmonica Green Linnet 3098
  26. Kitty Donohoe: Ireland Song The Irishman's Daughter Roheen 008
  27. Mary Black: Song for Ireland (Phil Colclough) Gifthorse/Blix Street G2-10050
  28. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

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