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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
February 23, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. The Trials of Cato (William Anderson, Robin Jones, Tomos Williams): Tom Paine's Bones (Graham Moore) Hide and Hair self 070000-113104
  3. Amythyst Kiah w/ Rhiannon Giddens, Allison Russell, Dirk Powell: Blood and Bones (A.Kiah) Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways 40232
  4. Gathering Sparks (Eve Goldberg, Jane Lewis, Sam Turton): Spirits in the Graveyard (Jane Lewis) Gathering Sparks self 61297-41733
  5. Findlay Napier: Young Goths in the Necropolis Glasgow Cheerygroove 006
  6. Carrie Newcomer: That's the Way These Things Go The Point of Arrival Available Light 05
  7. Maddie Storvold: The Way It Goes Freedom, Books, Flowers and the Moon self 86032-63797
  8. Terence Martin: The Way It Didn't Go Sleeper Good Dog 0004
  9. The High Kings: Follow Me Up to Carlow (trad,arr. High Kings) Grace & Glory Celtic Collections 1075
  10. Nava: The Rolling Wave / Chahar Mezrab (trad, arr. Nava) Tapestry self 391518-342078
  11. Cherish the Ladies: The Boat to Boffin (Joanie Madden) / The View Across the Valley (John Brady) / Martin Ainsboro's (trad) Country Crossroads - The Nashville Sessions Big Mammy 0006
  12. Connie Kaldor: Linda's Fighting Cancer Love Sask Coyote 1050
  13. Carrie Newcomer: Impossible, Until It's Not The Point of Arrival Available Light 05
  14. Sally and the Hurts (Sally Vee, Jamie Lee, Megan Hurt): What Matters Most (Karyn Schafer) self no#
  15. Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, Ralph Wilder, clarinet: Zol Zayn Gelebt (Live to Enjoy!) (Dave Tarras, arr.Alex Koffman) Old Roots New World Shanachie 67008
  16. Joe Crookston: Big Sky Georgia I'm Here Milagrito 2014J95
  17. The YaYas w/ Fred Gillen: Conversation on a Train (Fred Gillen, Jr.- Andy Ladue-Chris Menola) Paper Boats self 00261-30934
  18. Nichols & May w/Marty Rubenstein, p: Mysteriouso Improvisations to Music Mercury 314 558 455-2
  19. Rupert Wates: Driverless Train Full Circle Bite 12114
  20. Steep Canyon Rangers: Shenandoah Valley (Graham Sharp) Out in the Open Ramseur 212587
  21. Screaming Orphans: Oh Shenandoah (trad) Taproom self 00261-45790
  22. Stephanie Bettman & Luke Halpin: Take Me Home Country Roads (Bill Danoff-Taffy Nivert, John Denver) 1000 Miles Fiddlin Lizard 606
  23. The Lucky Nows: Ember Rise Reed 003
  24. Ryanhood (Ryan Green & Cameron Hood): Embers Yearbook self 019
  25. Mandolin Orange: Golden Embers (Andrew Marlin) Tides of a Teardrop Yep Roc 2638
  26. Cherish the Ladies: The Green Cottage Polka / Jer O'Connells's (trad) / Tom's Tavern (Ron Kavana) One and All: The Best of Cherish the Ladies (as of 1998) Green Linnet 1187
  27. Kern: Ale set – Ale Is Dear / Teampall An Ghleanntain / Crooked Road to Dublin (trad,arr.Kieran-McArdle-McCreanor) False Deceiver self 707137-271104
  28. The Trials of Cato: The Drinkers (TTOC) / Reels (trad) Hide and Hair self 070000-113104
  29. Braden Gates: Still It Shines Pictures of Us Borealis 253
  30. Steve Poltz: Shine On Red House 310
  31. Charlie Mosbrook: Shining Through Something to Believe Open Mic 003
  32. Joel Mabus: Analog Joe Time & Truth Fossil 2719
  33. Dale Marsh: Analog Man No Turning Back self 37101-02859
  34. Tom Chapin & John Forster: Digital Delinquents Broadsides Sundance 82148 10242
  35. The Lasses (Margot Limburg & Sophie ter Schure): Eileen Og (trad) Daughters self no#
  36. John Smith: Hares on the Mountain (trad) Hummingbird Commoner 01
  37. Kern: William Taylor / The Tempest (trad,arr.Kieran-McArdle-McCreanor) False Deceiver self 707137-271104
  38. Terra Spencer: Other People's Wives Other People's Lives self 13460-96870
  39. Terence Martin: What Other People Lose (T.Martin-Gregory Hicks) Even Trade Good Dog GD006
  40. John Wesley Harding: Other People's Failure New Deal Forward 72250
  41. Joel Mabus: Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening (Doxology/Robert Frost, PD) Time & Truth Fossil 2719
  42. 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:

The Trials of Cato, Songs of Our Native Daughters, Gathering Sparks, Finlay Napier, Carrie Newcomer, Maddie Storvold, Nava, Rupert Wates, Steep Canyon Rangers, Bettman & Halpin, Kern, Braden Gates, Steve Poltz, Joel Mabus, The Lasses, John Smith, Terra Spencer

CD of the week: The Trials of Cato, Carrie Newcomer

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