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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
January 12, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. John McCutcheon w/ Hot Rize: Well May the World Go (trad/Pete Seeger) To Everyone In All the World - A Celebration of Pete Seeger Appalsongs 2019
  3. Nell & Jim Band: Speed Limit (Nell Robinson-James Nunally) Steel Whippoorwill 0589
  4. Joanne Rand: Just Keep Going self 017
  5. Katherine Rondeau: Let's Work Together (Wilbert Harrison) Unfortunate Point of View self 88295-84635
  6. Ellen Bukstel: Gonna Live My Life Legacy of Love self 00261-47122
  7. (Bob) Gibson & (Hamilton) Camp: Skillet Good and Greasy (trad) At the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice 227-2 (April, 1961)
  8. Putnam Smith: Cast Iron Pan Kitchen, love. . . Itchy Sabot 87516-93049-2
  9. Five Letter Word (Clara Baker, Leigh Jones, Audra Nemir): Cast Iron Skillet (Audra Nemir) Siren self no#
  10. Lula Wiles (Eleanor Buckland, Isa Burke, Mali Oomaswin): Good Old American Values (Mali Obomsawin) What Will We Do Smithsonian Folkways 40233
  11. Charlie Mosbrook: Under the Bus Remember Who We Are self 19342-81019-8
  12. Danny Lynn Wilson: Middle Class Blues Peace of Mind SwingNation 388015
  13. The Kennedys (Peter & Maura): Give Me Back My Country Appleseed's 21st Anniversary - Roots and Branches Appleseed 1142
  14. Carrie Newcomer: If Not Now Before & After Rounder 11661-3276-2
  15. Gloria Attoun: I Wanna Do It Now Gloria Attoun self 029
  16. Namoli Brennet: Do It Now Black Crow Flaming Dame 84501-27553
  17. John McCutcheon John McCutcheon w/ The Steel Wheels, & Jon Carroll: Turn, Turn, Turn (Pete Seeger/Ecclesiastes) To Everyone In All the World - A Celebration of Pete Seeger Appalsongs 2019
  18. Lois Morton: I Like to Worry private recording
  19. Andy Breckman: So Far So Good Proud Dad Gadfly 201
  20. Jonathan Jay: Molasses Flood Song (Boston, January 15, 1919) self
  21. Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs: Midwestern Hell Bad & Better Angels Pikeville 00261-46467
  22. The Lucky Nows: Hell Rise Reed 003
  23. Paul Sachs: People Are a Lot of Work Full Detroit self 00261-46737
  24. (James) Moors & (Kort) McCumber: We All Fall Down Acrobats self 89577-77362
  25. Naming the Twins: One Storm from Home (Robbie Smith) Sing the Winter Away Duet Right 004
  26. Anna & Elizabeth: Don't Want to Die in the Storm (trad) Anna & Elizabeth Free Dirt 0072
  27. James Keelaghan: Captain Torres Road Hightone 8101
  28. John McCutcheon w/ Katia Cardenal: Guantanamera (Jose Marti- Julian Orbon-Herctor Angulo-Pete Seeger) To Everyone In All the World - A Celebration of Pete Seeger Appalsongs 2019
  29. Mike Farrow: One Ton Tomato self 45 rpm
  30. (John) Roberts & (Tony) Barrand: The Derby Ram (trad) Dark Ships in the Forest Folk-Legacy 65
  31. Wild Carrot (Pamela Temple & Spencer Funk): Train to Babylon (P.Temple) Between the Darkness & the Light self 00261-46383
  32. New Reveille: Babylon (Daniel Cook-Autumn Brand-George Hage) The Keep Loud & Proud 67
  33. Sean McConnell: Babylon Undone Rounder 91061-87016
  34. Jim & Vivian Craig: Babylon Is Fallen (trad) WFMT Studio - June 24, 1976 WFMT recording
  35. Solas: Eoin Bear's Reel (Mick McAuley) / Tune for Sharon (Winifred Horan) / The Rossa Reel (McAuley) For Love and Laughter Compass 74490-2
  36. Kevin Burke: Glen Cottage Polka / The Tolka Polka (Donal Lunny) An Evening with Kevin Burke Luftus 009
  37. Terry Klein: Oklahoma Tex self 25479-96782
  38. Richard Shindell: Willin' (Lowell George) Courier Signature Sounds 1270
  39. Mark Erelli: Oklahoma For a Song self 90394-21185
  40. Tiffany Williams: When I'm Gone When You Go self 193428-195432
  41. The Squirrel Hillbillies (Jenny Wolsk Bain & Gary Crouth): When I'm Gone The Squirrel Hillbillies self 00261-40174
  42. Patricia Shih: When I'm Gone (trad/Shih) Woman With One Closed Eye Glass 0040
  43. David Maloney: The Merry Troubadour Reflections Pelican 78440-00904
  44. Mara Levine: Song for the Asking (Paul Simon) Facets of Folk self 00261-47226
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

Fill: Fairport Convention: End of a Holiday (Richard Thompson) What We Did on Our Holidays Hannibal 4430

Robbie Smith of Naming the Twins is critically ill and needs your help.

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 McCutcheon, Nell & Jim Band, Joanne Rand, Katherine Rondeau, Lula WIles, Five Letter Word, Cori Ray & The Shakey Legs, The Lucky Nows, Paul Sachs, Moors & McCumber, Naming the Twins, Wild Carrot, Terry Klein David Maloney, Mara Levin

CD of the week: John McCutcheon

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