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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 1, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Carousel (orig. 2018 B'way cast-Renee Fleming, Lindsay Mendez, et.al.): June Is Bustin' Out All Over (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Craft 00118
  3. Kyle Carey: June Day North Star Americelta 102
  4. Jamie Byrd: A Summer's Night in June Garden of Days Rooster Dog RDR 12157
  5. Chuck Suchy: June Fields Same Road Home Little Bluestem 101
  6. Ellis Paul: The Storyteller's Suitcase Rosella 88295-89766-2
  7. Balsam Range: Something 'Bout That Suitcase (Milan Miller-Beth Husband) Mountain Voodoo Mountain Home 16732
  8. The Lark and the Loon: Pack Your Suitcase (Jeff Rolfzen-Rocky Steen-Rolfzen) 2 self 62988-60435
  9. The Rough & Tumble: Cohabitation Physics We Made Ourselves a Home When We Didn't Know self 191924-587699
  10. The Princes of Serendip (T.G.Vanini-Julie Parisi Kirby): A Scientific Love Song Yumpatiddly Bee - Silly Songs Jaiya 30318-87469
  11. Genevieve Racette: Magnetic Love (Genevieve Racette-Danielle Knibbe) No Water, No Flowers Itponm 1905
  12. Tracy Weinberg: The Law of Attraction Mountains of Dreams self 78572-97972
  13. Peter Yarrow: Whispered Words That's Enough for Me Warner Bros. 2730
  14. Noel Paul Stookey: The Big Picture One & Many Neworld 120833
  15. Randy Kaplan: Doing a Stretch (Blind Blake/Randy Kaplan) Shake It and Break It Yellow Thing 70030
  16. Lou & Peter Berryman: Inertia OK, So Far Cornbelt 20
  17. Pat Donohue: Exercise Blues Nobody's Fault Bluesky 930
  18. Dervish w/ Andrea Carr: She Moved Through the Fair (trad,arr.Dervish) The Great Irish Songbook Rounder 1166100489
  19. Ralph McTell: The Girl from the Hiring Fair The Songs of Ralph McTell Red House 86
  20. Alice Howe: Too Long at the Fair (Joel Zoss) Visions self 88295-83482
  21. Thea Hopkins: The Ghost of Emmet Till Love Come Down self 47728-93183
  22. Joel Rafael: Glory Bound Rose Avenue Inside 1936
  23. Songs of Our Native Daughters (Rhiannon Giddens, Amythyst Kiah, Allison Russell): Moon Meets the Sun Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways 40232
  24. Hafdis Huld: The Swimming Song (Loudon Wainwright III) Variations Red Grape 07
  25. Gamble Rogers: The Sky Lake Campfire Girls Live - The Warm Way Home Oklawaha 1002
  26. Sara Trunzo: Up to Camp Dirigo Attitude self 93428-85939
  27. Le Vent du Nord: Le Jardinier (The Gardener) (trad) / Le reel de l'Est (Olivier Demers) Territories Borealis 258
  28. Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally: Life in the Garden House & Garden Nell Robinson 103
  29. Pharis & Jason Romero: Leave the Garden Gate Open (Pharis Romero) Sweet Old Religion Lula 1805
  30. Jonas Friddle: Cuba Outta JFK The Last Place to Go self 88295-85639
  31. Barry Oreck: Old Man (B.Oek/L.Stallman) How the Bright Earth Spun self no#
  32. Carrie Newcomer: Learning to Sit With Not Knowing The Point of Arrival Available Light 05
  33. Tom Russell: Pass Me the Gun, Billy October in the Railroad Earth Frontera 13
  34. Kenneth Williams: Hand Up Your Sticks (Peter Cook) The World of Kenneth Williams Brit.Decca 64
  35. Alice Howe: Getaway Car (Alice Howe-Freebo) Visions self 88295-83482
  36. Mary Gauthier: Brothers (M.Gauthier, Meghan Caunihan, Britney Pfad, Georgia Midleman) Rifles & Rosary Beads In the Black 007
  37. Joan Baez: Brothers in Arms (Mark Knopfler) The Gold Castle Masters Radio Sampler Razor & Tie no#
  38. Solas, Mairead Phelan, v: A Girl in the War (Josh Ritter) The Turning Tide Compass 745302
  39. Mary Gauthier: Stronger Together (M.Gauthier, et.al.) Rifles & Rosary Beads In the Black 007
  40. Emilyn Stam & Filippo Gambetta: Sunflower Delight (E.Stam) Shorelines Borealis 252
  41. Rags & Bones: Drive (Rags Rosenberg) Flower Time self 25835-02942
  42. Bruce Springsteen: The Promised Land Springsteen on Broadway Columbia 19075904362
  43. 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:

Ellis Paul, Lark and the Loon, Rough & Tumble, Princes of Serendip, Dervish, Alice Howe, Thea Hopkins, Joel Rafael, Songs of Our Native Daughters, Jonas Friddle, Barry Oreck, Carrie Newcomer, Tom Russell, Stam & Gambetta, Rags & Bones

CD of the week: Joel Rafael

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