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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
May 12, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Rod Abernethy: Simple and True The Man I'm Supposed to Be Songs From Downstairs 1101
  3. The Twangtown Paramours: Simple and True (Mike T. Lewis) The Twangtown Paramours Inside Edge 001
  4. Amy Kucharik: Perfect Rhyme Until the Words Are Gone Rag Tiger 03
  5. Suzanne Buirgy: Simple Things The View From Here Attune 20905-2
  6. Hit & Run Bluegrass w/ Rebecca Hoggan: Any Day Woman (Paul Siebel) Without Maps or Charts self 02
  7. Bonnie Koloc: Rainy Day Lady Seems Like Yesterday Mr. Biscuit 06
  8. Tom Rush: My Best Girl Voices Appleseed 1141
  9. Steve Brooks: Yoga Lady I'll Take You Home Frog 08
  10. Jamie Anderson: Yoga Teacher Dare Tsunami 1034
  11. Ellis (Delaney): Let's Go to Yoga Wherever You Are Singing Crow 7039-2
  12. Richard Paul Thomas: Mother's Love private recording
  13. Meghan Cary: Little Girls Sing Louder AngelBear 88295-64772
  14. Rosalie Sorrels: Turn Around (Malvina Reynolds-Alan Green) What Does It Mean to Love Green Linnet 2113
  15. Rita Hosking: Mother Gravity For Real self 55491-11320
  16. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Mother and Son In Retrospect Mercury 314 532 373-2
  17. Johnny Cash: Call Your Mother Out Among the Stars Columbia Legacy 88883709732
  18. The Farm Hands: Medals for Mothers (Betty Sue Perry) Dig in the Dirt Pinecastle 1199
  19. Chuck Williams: Dear Mom Stories I've Told self 88295-67091
  20. Dave Tull: Watch Your Kid Texting and Driving Toy Car 0210
  21. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Colman: Other People's Kids That Mitchell & Webb Sound - Series Two BBC Audio
  22. Dave MacKenzie: I Don't Like Little Kids Slender Man Blues Hey Baby 1004
  23. Reggie Harris: Harlem Renaissance Ready to Go self 00261-46565
  24. Harlem Song (orig.Apollo Theater Cast-Rosa Curry): Drop Me Off in Harlem (Duke Ellington-Nick Kenny) Columbia 86886
  25. Sammy Price: Harlem Parlor Blues Blues Routes (compilation) Smithsonian Folkways 40118
  26. Kitty Donohoe: When I Was the Queen Northern Border Roheen 007
  27. Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus: When I Was the King (Jim Patton- Jeff Talmadge) The Hard Part of Flying Berkalin 10099
  28. Camelot (orig.B'way cast-Richard Burton): I Wonder What the King Is Doing Tonight (Frederick Loewe-Alan Jay Lerner) Columbia 60542
  29. The Kennedys (Peter & Maura): Cayenne in My Coffee (Maura Kennedy) Safe Until Tomorrow self 00261-46539
  30. Frank Meyer: Coffee Makin' Woman Scrounger's Paradise Thangmaker 05996-00019
  31. Lou & Peter Berryman: Pass the Pepper Cow Imagination Cornbelt 700
  32. Lucy Kaplansky: Mother's Day (Lucy Kaplansky-Richard Litwin) Reunion Red House 255
  33. The Fugitives: My Mother Sang (Adrian Glynn-Brendan McLeod) The Promise of Strangers Borealis 250
  34. Rachel Jones & Allison Fisher (fr. Matt Harlan-Rachel Jones CD): My Mother's Song (at Seventeen) (Steve Dodson-Danny Jones) In the Dark Berkalin 10030
  35. Joe Rollin Porter: Peggy-O (trad,arr. J.Porter) Take This Hammer Joropo 314
  36. Connie Dover: Peggy and the Soldier (trad) If Ever I Return Taylor Park 0301
  37. The Bucking Mules: The Soldier and the Lady (trad) Smoke Behind the Clouds Free Dirt 0082
  38. The Fretless: Maggie's Set - Johnny O'Leary's / The Miller's Maggot / The Sally Gardens (trad) Live from the Ant Farm self 191924641186
  39. Carolann Solebello: Jesus Played Guitar Shiver Elizabeth 014
  40. Woody Guthrie: Jesus Christ This Land Is Your Land Smithsonian Folkways 40100
  41. Ry Cooder: Jesus and Woody The Prodigal Son Fantasy 00235
  42. Emily Mure: Waiting for Change Worth self 00261-45762
  43. Reggie Harris: The Times They Are A-Changin' (Bob Dylan) Ready to Go self 00261-46565
  44. C. Daniel Boling: Someday Live at The Kitchen Sink Berkalin 10037
  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:

Rod Abernethy, Amy Kucharik, Tom Rush, Rita Hosking, Dave Tull, Reggie Harris, The Kennedys, Joe Rollin Porter, Carolann Solebello, Ry Cooder, C.Daniel Boling

CD of the week: Rita Hosking

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