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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
May 11, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Julie Andrews: Alexander's Ragtime Band (Irving Berlin) The World of Julie Andrews Columbia 31970
  3. Bumper Jacksons: Ragtime Millionaire (trad/C. Ousley, J.E.Myhre, M.Ward) Sweet Mama, Sweet Daddy, Come In self 00261-39987
  4. Bernice Lewis: I Wanna Be In the Band Checks & Love Letters Berkalin 6690
  5. David Bromberg: I Belong to the Band (Rev.Gary Davis) Try Me One More Time Appleseed 1099
  6. The Grateful Dead: Uncle John's Band (Jerry Garcia/Robt.Hunter) The Best of the Grateful Dead Rhino 01227955984
  7. Ellis Paul: Election Day (Michael Brown) The Storyteller's Suitcase Rosella 88295-89766-2
  8. Skinner & T'witch (Steve Skinner & Sandra Twichett): The Election (S.Skinner) Everybody's Grotty self no#
  9. Eubie Blake, p. & Noble Sissle, v.: Election Day Shuffle Along Harbinger 3204
  10. Lucy Kaplansky: Sixth Avenue (L.Kaplansky-Richard Litvin) Everyday Street self no#
  11. Lissa Schneckenburger: Blow Out the Candles Thunder In My Arms Footprint 2019
  12. (David) Mitchell & (Robert) Webb w/ Olivia Colman: Pinocchio Adoption That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  13. Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Happy Adoption Day (John McCutcheon) Dancin' in the Kitchen Community Music 207
  14. The Andrew Collins Trio: I'll Be There (If You Ever Want Me) (Ray Price-Rusty Gabbard) Tongue self 41533-76151
  15. Gina Forsyth: You Are Here Waterbug 050
  16. Harry Nilsson: Always (Irving Berlin) A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night RCA Legacy 82876-78248-2
  17. Callaghan: Stand By Me (Ben E.King-Jerry Leiber-Mike Stoller) Callaghan's Acoustic Coffee House self 00261-44015
  18. Annie Get Your Gun (Lincoln Center - 1966 cast): There's No Business Like Show Business (Irving Berlin) RCA Victor 1124-2 RC
  19. Scrambled Feet (Evalyn Baron & Hermione the Duck): Have You Ever Been on Stage? (John Driver-Jeffrey Haddow) DRG 6105
  20. Spamilton - An American Parody (orig. cast): Raise a Glass to Broadway (Gerard Alessandrini) DRG 12636
  21. Lucy Kaplansky: Keeping Time (L.Kaplansky-Richard Litvin) Everyday Street self no# (about Philip Seymour Hoffman)
  22. Michael Braunfeld: Philip Hoffman Is Dead (Nika) Driver Blind Justice 007
  23. Harry Chapin: Shooting Star Verities & Balderdash Elektra 1012-2
  24. Jenny Bienemann: The Cafe - a poem private recording
  25. Carolann Solebello: Right Here Shiver Elizabeth 014
  26. Heidi Muller w/ Bob Webb: My Barista Seeing Things Cascadia 53701-20052
  27. Gary Nicholson w/ Ruthie Foster: God Help America (Irving Berlin/Gary Nicholson) The Great Divide Blue Corn 1903
  28. Ellis Paul: The Battle of Charlottesville The Storyteller's Suitcase Rosella 88295-89766-2
  29. Joel Rafael: Under Our Skin Rose Avenue Inside 1936
  30. Sara Trunzo: I Believe in Unity Dirigo Attitude self 93428-85939
  31. Lucy Kaplansky: Today's the Day (L.Kaplansky-Richard Litvin) Over the Hills Red House 200
  32. Meghan Cary: Little Girls Sing Louder AngelBear 88295-64772
  33. Suzanne McDermott: When You Became My Child Souvenir Rosema Red 415
  34. Sue Fink: Horoscopically Speaking Treasures & Time Travel self 86032-63788
  35. (Michael) Flanders & (Donald) Swann: Horoscope The Complete Flanders & Swann EMI 7974642
  36. Sylvia McNair w/ Andre Previn: It Was Written in the Stars (Leo Robin) Come Rain or Come Shine Philips 446-818-2
  37. Rod Abernethy: She's On Her Own The Man I'm Supposed to Be Songs From Downstairs 1101
  38. Patty Griffin: Mama's Worried Patty Griffin Thirty Tigers 44216-26391
  39. Hope Dunbar: Living After Losing Three Black Crows self 44368-33465
  40. Alison Hogan: Mama Cries Songs from the Third Act self 191924-590965
  41. (Stephanie) Bettman & (Luke) Halpin: Mama Don't You Cry (L.Halpin) 1000 Miles Fiddlin Lizard 606
  42. Ordinary Elephant: Hope to Be That Happy (Crystal Hariu-Damore & Pete Damore) Honest Berkalin 10041
  43. Martin Simpson: Mother Love Prodigal Son Compass 74466-2
  44. Patrice Webb: The Love You Gave for Free In My Sentimental Dreaming self 55491-14354
  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 (Simon Nicol) 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:

Ellis Paul, Lucy Kaplansky, Lissa Schneckenburger, Michael Braunfeld. Gary Nicholson, Joel Rafael, Patty Griffin, Alison Hogan, Bettman & Halpin, Ordinary Elephant, Patice Webb

CD of the week: Ellis Paul

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