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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
August 4, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: Destination Unknown self no#
  3. Steve Goodman: The I Don't Know Where I'm Goin', But I'm Goin' Nowhere in a Hurry Blues Steve Goodman Buddha 7446599625 2
  4. Doc Watson: Old Dan Tucker (trad) Live at Club 47 YepRoc 2499
  5. Jonathan Edwards: Rollin' Along (Joe Dulce) Strictly Country Records 68
  6. Lil Rev: I'll Be Around Long After I'm Gone Sing Song Daddy Fountain of Uke 048
  7. Dean Gitter and the Ute Mountain Gang: When We Gonna Marry (trad) Carl Sandburg's American Songbag 2.0 Questa 001
  8. Audra McDonald: Never Will I Marry (fr. Greenwillow) (Frank Loesser) Sing Happy Decca 0028495-02
  9. Frank Lee & Allie Burbrink: Standing on a Mountain (Alton Delmore) Roll on, Clouds Bake Town 88295-76535
  10. Otter Creek: Sometimes You Just Know (Peter Danzig) The Fiddle Preacher self 89211-78622
  11. Olivia Chaney: Colin & Clem Shelter Nonesuch 567191-2
  12. Sam Baker: Say the Right Words Land of Doubt self 16892-46754
  13. The Lied To's (Doug Kwartler & Susan Levine): The Lesser of Two Evils Hollow Body 002
  14. Wolf & Clover: Shanagolden (trad) Wolf & Clover self 88295-68451
  15. Nina Simone: The Twelfth of Never (trad/Paul Francis Webster- Jerry Livingston) Nina Simone Anthology - The Colpix Years Rhino 72567
  16. Dolly Parton w/ Keith Urban: Twelfth of Never (trad/Lisa Reagan- Emily Stevenson) Those Were the Days Sugar Hill 4007
  17. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Colman: Graffiti Artist That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Audio
  18. Greg Trafidlo: The Artist (G.Trafidlo-Dean Milano) Carved in Song Kira 3456
  19. Bill Bachmann: Giant Can of Paint Big World Out There Flight of the BumBillB 00261-27260
  20. Wolf & Clover: The Maggies set (Drowsy Maggie, Sleepy Maggie, The Magpie's Nest) (trad) Wolf & Clover self 88295-68451
  21. Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys: Little Maggie (trad) Clinch Mountain Bluegrass (1964 Newport) Vanguard 77018-2
  22. The Tannahill Weavers: Are Ye Sleeping Maggie/The Noose and the Ghille (trad) Collection - Choice Cuts 1987-1996 Green Linnet 1182
  23. The Black Feathers (Sian Chandler & Ray Hughes): Arclight Soaked to the Bone Blue House 005
  24. David Wiffen: Let Your Love Light Shine Songs from the Lost & Found True North 602
  25. Maria Sangiolo: Love Light The Way We Live Raging River 104
  26. Tret Fure: Unemployment Blues Roses in November Tomboy Girl 2018-83108
  27. Mark Henley: Nickels and Dimes Earl of Old Town - December 8, 1974 WFMT recording
  28. Cathy Fink - Marcy Marxer - Sam Gleaves: If the Poor Don't Matter (Tom Paxton) Shout and Shine Community Music 213
  29. Punch Brothers: Jumbo All Ashore Nonesuch 571873-2
  30. The Tillers: Revolution Row The Tillers Sofaburn 2-024
  31. Joe Filisko & Eric Noden: Anxious Blues Destination Unknown self no#
  32. Nancy White: Freefloating Anxiety Stickers on Fruit Borealis 147
  33. Mel Brooks: High Anxiety Asylum 45 rpm
  34. Severn Darden: Vienna 1885 (at the Second City - January 30, 1961) The Sound of My Own Voice (and Other Noises) Mercury 6202
  35. The Chad Mitchell Trio: The Ballad of Sigmund Freud (Bob March- Larry Glasser-Dave Lazar) Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall (May 1960) BMG 09026-62690-2
  36. Cindy Mangsen: Annachie Gordon (trad) Long Time Traveling Compass Rose 8
  37. Jean Redpath: Country Lassie (Robt.Burns,arr.Serge Hovey) The Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 1 & 2 Philo 11671-1187-2
  38. Brongaene Griffin w/ Gerry O'Beirne & Johnny B. Connolly, Jim Chapman, Elizabeth Nicholson, Kevin Burke reading: The Cat of Cats (William Rand) / The Orphan / The Stray Away Child (trad) Three Colours Ginger Loftus 005
  39. The Fretless: Jenny's Welcome to Charlie / The Bear (trad) Live from the Ant Farm self 191924-641186
  40. Lori McKenna: The Lot Behind St. Mary's The Tree CN 36140
  41. Bill Ward: Shadow of St. Mary's Caught in the Act Songdog 05-1
  42. Lori McKenna: The Way Back Home (L.McKenna-Luke Laird) The Tree CN 36140
  43. Claudia Russell & Bruce Kaplan: Do They Think of Me at Home (C.Russell) Lover's Tree Radio Rhythm 009
  44. Jeffrey Foucault: Cheap Suit Blood Brothers Blueblade 006
  45. Amy White w/ Al Petteway: Sing to Me (A.White) Didn't We Waltz Fairewood 053
  46. Eliza Gilkyson: Instrument Secularia Red House 307
  47. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

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RICH'S PICKS:

Filisko & Noden, Lil Rev, Frank Lee & Allie Burbrink, Olivia Chaney, Wolf & Clover, The Black Feathers, Tret Fure, Fink-Marxer-Gleaves, The Fretless, Lori McKenna, Claudia Russell & Bruce Kaplan, Eliza Gilkyson

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