Midnight Special logo 06 - Copy small41.jpg jpp-live42.jpg nashville146.gif photos647.jpg
98.7 WFMT CHICAGO HOST CHICAGO PLAYLISTS NATIONAL PLAYLISTS QUESTIONS
 
THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
July 21, 2018

The underlined artist names and record labels are links to their sites. You can use your browser's Back button to return to this list from their sites.

  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Eric Andersen: Violets of Dawn Vanguard 79539-2
  3. Sutton Foster: Take Me to the World (Stephen Sondheim) / Starting Here, Starting Now (Richard Maltby/David Shire) Take Me to the World Ghostlight 83356-02
  4. (Judi) Jaeger & (Bob) Reid: Oh What a Morning From Way Up Here self 191924-135388
  5. Gordon Lightfoot: Minstrel of the Dawn Gord's Gold Reprise 2237-2
  6. Connor Garvey: Bright Morning Meteors and Beating Hearts Mishara 0058
  7. Richard Ruane & Beth Duquette: Stuffing Clams in Exeter Notch Road Riptone 0004
  8. Spider John Koerner: Acres of Clams (trad/Francis Henry) What's Left of Spider John Hornbeam 0002
  9. Carousel (2018 B'way cast): That Was a Real Nice Clambake (Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hamerstein II) Craft 00118
  10. Paul Edward Sanchez: Emily Reads Hemingway Yesterday's Clothes Wynema 004
  11. Joel Mabus: Hemingway's Beard A Bird in This World Fossil 2415
  12. Woody Allen: The Lost Generation Standup Comic (April, 1965) Rhino 75721
  13. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Mrs. Hemingway Songs from the Movie Zoe 01143-1147-2
  14. Guy Clark: Hemingway's Whiskey (Guy Clark-Joe Leathers- Ray Stephenson) Somedays the Song Writes You Dualtone 80302-01471-26
  15. Eric Taylor: Hemingway's Shotgun Eric Taylor Watermelon 1040
  16. Paul Metsers: To Pamplona Pacific Pilgrim Sagem 379
  17. Tall Heights: The Running of the Bulls Man of Stone self 84501-87550
  18. Bonnie Koloc: I'll Have to Say I Love You In a Song (Jim Croce) Seems Like Yesterday Mr. Bicuit 06
  19. Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers: Love Is a Song (Joel Mabus) While We Live Red House 45
  20. Julie Gold: Love Is a Song Sixty self 88295-52212
  21. Chuck Brodsky: Funeral for the Curse Them and Us self 606713-802827
  22. Bonnie Koloc w/ Don Stille: The Goat Folkstage - March 18, 2006 WFMT recording
  23. Peter Mulvey (on Maria Sangiolo CD): Bill Grogan's Goat (trad) Planting Seeds Raging River 107
  24. Joel Mabus: Goats Can Eat Anything Ukulele Crimes Fossil 2618
  25. David Davis & The Warrior River Boys: White House Blues (trad) Didn't He Ramble: Songs of Charlie Poole Rounder 11661-00347
  26. Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen w/ Jan Burda: McKinley's Rag (trad) Never Grow Old Flying Fish 70638
  27. Art Thieme: Mister Garfield (trad) On the Wilderness Road Folk-Legacy 105
  28. April Verch: The Eclipse / Grants Reel / The Peacock's Feather (trad) The April Verch Anthology Slab Town 17-01
  29. Qristina Brooke: Hogeyed Foxhunter (Hogeyed Man /Foxhunter's) (trad) Linger self 24165-39515
  30. Mark Dvorak: The Man Who Sings (Shep Slaszlow) The Streets of Old Chicago Depot 021
  31. Don Williams: I Sing for Joy I Turn the Page Giant 2-24709
  32. Eliza Gilkyson: Solitary Singer Secularia Red House 307
  33. Chicago Farmer: Weatherman Quarter Past Tonight self 88295-79275-2
  34. Joyce Luna: Heaven (The Weather Channel Song) Every Road We Take self 88295-77323
  35. Different Shoes: More Weather (Elmer Beal, Jr.) One Size Feets All Fretless 171
  36. Robbie Ellis: Flat White Pumpkins self 55491-11487
  37. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Taste Snobbery That Mitchell & Webb Sound - Series Four BBC Audio
  38. John Linn: The Starbucks Song Illinois 14 self 88295-55606
  39. Tom Russell: Navajo Rug (T.Russell-Ian Tyson) Old Songs Yet to Sing Frontera 12
  40. Carl Solomon: Navajo Rain Simple Things self 55491-11777
  41. Eric Hansen: Oh Navajo Girl Hero in the Dark Half Moon Full Star 003
  42. Cathy Fink-Marcy Marxer-Sam Gleaves: If I Were a Blackbird (trad) Shout and Shine Community Music 213
  43. Niamh Parsons: Blackbirds and Thrushes (trad/arr.Parsons, et.al) / The Blackbird Waltz (Patrick Desaunay) Blackbirds and Thrushes Green Linnet 1197
  44. The Beatles: Blackbird (Lennon/McCartney) The White Album Apple 101
  45. Adrienne Jones: Seven Wishes Talking River self
  46. Audra McDonald: More I Cannot Wish You (from Guys and Dolls) (Frank Loesser) Sing Happy Decca 0028495-02
  47. Mike Jordan: Best Wishes Through the Window Prairie Schooner 701
  48. 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 ( ).

COPYRIGHT © 2018, Window To The World Communications, Inc.All rights reserved.

RICH'S PICKS:

Sutton Foser, Ruane & Duquette, Chuck Brodsky, David Davis & The Warrior River Boys, Eliza Gilkyson, Joyce Luna, John Linn, Tom Russell, Audra McDonald

CD of the week: David Davis & The Warrior River Boys

Click here to see a list of upcoming concerts.