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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 22, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Ian & Sylvia: Moonshine Can (trad) The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings Vanguard 196/99
  3. Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer & Sam Gleaves: Moonshine (S.Gleaves) Shout and Shine Community Music 213
  4. The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem: The Moonshiner (trad,arr. Clancy-Makem) In Person at Carnegie Hall Columbia Legacy 88697-4251-2
  5. Old Blind Dogs: Copper Kettle (trad.arr.OBD) Wherever Yet May Be Compass 745422
  6. The Weavers: Darling Corey (trad-Weavers) At Carnegie Hall Vanguard 73101
  7. Bruce Springsteen: Hitch Hikin' Western Stars Columbia 19075941972
  8. Janis Joplin: Me and Bobby McGee (demo take) (Kris Kristofferson) Pearl Columbia Legacy 90282
  9. Joan Baez: The Hitchhiker's Song Blessed Are. . . Vanguard 6570/1-2
  10. Mary McCaslin: Down the Road Way Out West Philo 1011
  11. James Gordon: For Free The Heritage Hall Sessions Borealis 257
  12. Joni Mitchell: For Free Ladies of the Canyon Reprise 6376-2
  13. Old Man Luedecke: Easy Money True Money 731
  14. Lyle Lovett: This Old Porch (Robt.Earl Keen-Lyle Lovett) Lyle Lovett Curb-MCA 5748
  15. Joy Williams: Front Porch Sensibility 44216-26221
  16. (Andrew) Hardin (Jeannie) Burns: Back Porch Down the Deep Well Ithaca 88295-14150
  17. Flook: Reel for Rubik / Toward the Sun (Brian Finnegan) Ancora Flatfish 008
  18. Imar: Rambling set - It Can't Be Done (Ryan Murphy) / Kennaugh's (Tomas Callister) / Dilly Dilly (Mohsen Amini-T.Callister-R.Murphy) Avalanche Big Mann 003
  19. Jonas Friddle: Famous of Fire The Last Place to Go self 88295-85639
  20. Stan Rogers: Forty-five Years Fogarty's Cove Borealis 213
  21. Megan Bee: 53 Years Like a Canyon self 00261-45951
  22. Jon Gindick: Happy Wife, Happy Life, Happy Home Love at the All Night Cafe self 193428-898226
  23. James Hill & Anne Janelle: Feeling Beautiful (A.Janelle) Many a Moon Borealis 260
  24. West Side Story (orig.B'way cast- Carol Lawrence): I Feel Pretty (L.Bernstein/S.Sondheim) Columbia Legacy 60724
  25. Diana Jones: Pretty Girl My Rembranace of You New Song NSR-0501
  26. Benjamin Dakota Rogers: Pretty Girls Better By Now self 004
  27. Bruce Springsteen: Sleepy Joe's Cafe Western Stars Columbia 19075941972
  28. Stampfel & Weber: Smokey Joe's Café (Lieber-Stoller) Going Nowhere Fast Rounder 3051
  29. Rags & Bones (Rags Rosenberg & Catherine Svehla): Smokey Joe's Flower Time self 25835-02942
  30. Jon Gindick: The All Night Cafe Love at the All Night Cafe self 193428-898226
  31. Rain Perry: Home Let's Be Brave Precipitous 108
  32. Barb Ryman: Home Breathe self 03174-19023
  33. D.C. Bloom: Going, Coming Home Pack Up the Moon self 00261-47304
  34. Kristy Kruger: Home Is Every Where I Roam Fever of Unknown Origin State Fair 05996-87245
  35. Audra McDonald: Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home (Harold Arlen/Johnny Mercer) How Glory Goes Nonesuch
  36. James Gordon: You Know Where to Find Me The Heritage Hall Sessions Borealis 257
  37. Flook: Sharig (Brian Finnegan) / The Pipers of Roguery (John McSherry) / The Huntsman (Sam Lakeman) Ancora Flatfish 008
  38. Jonas Friddle: Adding Machine The Last Place to Go self 88295-85639
  39. Tom Waits: Martha Closing Time Elektra 5061-2
  40. Alex Dezen: Ode to Ex-Girlfriends Alex Dezen Rock Ridge 2-61440
  41. Ian Noe: Irene (Ravin' Bomb) Between the Country self 52830-54357
  42. Lead Belly: Irene, Goodnight Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  43. The Weavers: Irene, Goodnight (Huddie Ledbetter) At Carnegie Hall Vanguard 73101
  44. Makem & Spain Brothers: I Bid You Goodnight (trad,arr.Makem-Spain) The 3rd Annual 'Midnight Special' Folk Festival North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie, September 28, 2008 WFMT Recording
  45. 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:

Bruce Springsteen, James Gordon, Joy Wiliams, Flook, Jonas Friddle, Imar, Hill & Jannelle, Rags & Bones, Rain Perry, D.C.Bloom, Ian Noe

CD of the week: Jonas Friddle

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