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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
October 6, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. John Flynn w/ Arlo, Kris, Kathy Mattea, et.al.: Sing Me On My Way Vintage self 011
  3. T. Buckley: Song Unbroken Miles We Put Behind self 34792
  4. Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem: If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out (Yusuf Islam) Ranky Tanky self 20673-33222
  5. Bill Bourne & Shannon Johnson: Nothin' To Do But Sing This Song Victory Train Free Radio 001
  6. Vance Gilbert: Sing Me Down Up on Rockfield Disismye 006
  7. Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio: I'm So Fearful Singin' Vessel 010
  8. Lucy Wainwright Roche: Soft Line Little Beast self 88295-81855
  9. Wil Maring: Make You Smile The Calling Roan Pony 1315
  10. Martin Hayes Quartet (Dennis Cahill, Doug Wieselman, Liz Knowles): Brennans Reel (trad,arr.WHQ) 251 Records 5053760-034629
  11. Kevin Burke: The Clare Reel Medley - Tuttle's Reel / The Bunch of Green Rushes / The Maids of Mitchelstown (trad, arr. K.Burke) An Evening with Kevin Burke - Tunes and Stories Loftus 009
  12. Mari Black: Les Soucoupes Volantes (Le Tableau) (trad) / Reel du Chaloupler (trad) / Le Voyage (Eric St-Pierre) / Reel des Soucoupes Volantes (trad) Flight self 88295-05647
  13. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (orig.soundtrk-Chris Thomas King): Hard Time Killing Floor (Skip James)
  14. John & Jamie Hartford: Killing Floor (Chester Burnett aka Howlin' Wolf) Hartford & Hartford Flying Fish 70566
  15. Chris Smither: Killin' the Blues (Rolly Sally) Live as I'll Ever Be Hightone 8120
  16. Dom Flemons: Charmin' Betsy (Henry "Ragtime Texas" Thomas,trad) Black Cowboys Smithsonian Folkways 40224
  17. Bumper Jacksons: Bully of the Town (trad) Too Big World self 00261-42455
  18. Mississippi John Hurt: Make Me a Pallet on the Floor (trad) The Best of Mississippi John Hurt Vanguard 19/20
  19. Zoe Speaks: There's a Hole Where Your Soul's Supposed to Be (Carla Gover) Wings Red Bird 2005
  20. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: Congress (Samuel Clemens) The Best of Hal Holbrook in 'Mark Twain Tonight!' Columbia Legacy 86228
  21. Roy Zimmerman: W.I.M.P. private recording
  22. Scott Cook: Fellas, Get Out of the Way Further Down the Line self 91061-22085
  23. Malvina Reynolds: We Don't Need the Men Held Over Cassandra 3688
  24. John Flynn: She Persisted Vintage self 011
  25. Judy Collins: Joan of Arc (Leonard Cohen) Living Elektra 75014-2
  26. Lucy Kaplansky: Thunder Road (Bruce Springsteen) Everyday Street Lucyricky no#
  27. Craig Bickhardt: It Takes a Winding Road Home for the Harvest Stone Barn 1010
  28. Notable Exceptions (Judy Coder & Jennifer Epps): Mobil(e) Travel Guide Souvenir self 22371-15722
  29. Dom Flemons: Old Chisholm Trail (trad,arr.Flemons) Black Cowboys Smithsonian Folkways 40224
  30. Gary Paul: Santa Fe Trail (Kit Carson's Last Ride) American Rd. Storm Canyon 180101
  31. Briar Road (Dan Zahn & Kate Moretti w/Rusty Winchel): Colorado Trail (trad) East Dakota Waltz self 00261-42011
  32. Michael Smith: Zippy Such Things Are Finely Done Tales-From-the-Tavern 019
  33. Conception Corporation: Roll Another Reefer Polka Complete Conception Rhino Handmade 7728
  34. The Hot Sardines: La Fille Aux Cheveux Roux (The Weed Smoker's Dream) (Joe McCoy, French lyrics E.Bougerol) French Fries + Champagne Decca 0024858-02
  35. Childsplay w/ Karan Casey, vocal: Sailing Off to Yankeeland (trad,arr.K.Casey-Keith Murphy) The Bloom of Youth self 00261-46759
  36. Lucy Wainwright Roche: Fifth of July Little Beast self 88295-81855
  37. John Flynn: This Used to Be a Country Vintage self 011
  38. George Mann: Did It Really Happen Here? One at a Time Running Scared 192914-842392
  39. Charles Aznavour: Yesterday When I Was Young (Hier encore) (Aznavour-Kretzmer) Greatest Golden Hits Angel 72438-33703-2
  40. Willie Nelson: It Was a Very Good Year (Ervin Drake) My Way Legacy 19075870502
  41. Lucy Kaplansky: Thirty Years Begin Now (L.Kaplansky-Richard Litvin) Everyday Street Lucyricky no#
  42. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

MUSIC FILL after applause: Fairport Convention (Simon Nicoll): End of a Holiday What We Did On Our Holidays Hannibal HNCD-4430

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:

John Flynn, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Martin Hayes Quartet, Dom Flemons, Zoe Speaks, Lucy Kaplansky, Craig Bickhardt Notable Exceptions, Childsplay, Willie Nelson, George Mann

CD of the week: John Flynn

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