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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
July 13, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Zoe Mulford: Won't You Come On In? Small Brown Birds Azalea City 1701
  3. Joe Crookston: Everything Here Is Good Darkling & The BlueBird Jubilee Milagrito 62011
  4. Gathering Sparks: Right Here (Sam Turton) Gathering Sparks self 61297-41733
  5. Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs: Feelin' Fine Bad & Better Angels self 00261-46467
  6. Tim Grimm & family: Love More Heart Land Again Vault 015
  7. Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott: More Love (O'Brien/Gary Nicholson) Real Time Howdy Skies 1003
  8. Shari Ulrich: Love Is Everything Back to the Shore Borealis 255
  9. Scott Ainslie: Love in Vain (Robt. Johnson) The Last Shot Got Him Cattail 2004
  10. Windborne: Idumea / Saint's Delight (PD) Lay Around That Shack self 00261-42598
  11. Chuck Hawthorne: I Will Fight No More Forever (Richard Dobson) Fire Out of Stone 3 Notches 00261-47562
  12. I See Hawks In L.A.: Will You Watch Over Me From Above (Paul Lacques-Rob Waller) Hawks with Good Intentions Western Seeds 014
  13. Windborne: Ain't No Grave (Claude Ely) Lay Around That Shack self 00261-42598
  14. Mark Graham w/ Chip Taylor Smith: Have a Nice Day Natural Selections Front Hall 037
  15. George Carlin: Have a Nice Day A Place for My Stuff Atlantic 19326
  16. Greg Brown: I Don't Want to Have a Nice Day The Live One Red House 78
  17. The Music Man (new 2000 B'way cast-Craig Bierko): Ya Got Trouble (Meredith Willson) Atlantic 92915-2
  18. Steve Goodman: Lookin' for Trouble Jessie's Jig & Other Favorites Red Pajamas 010
  19. Kristine Schmitt: Cookin' Up Trouble Good Dirt self no#
  20. The Special Consensus: Trouble Let Me Be (Billy Smith/ Tom T. & Dixie Hall) Scratch Gravel Road Compass 74573-2
  21. Keb' Mo' w/ Rosanne Cash: Put a Woman in Charge (Kevin Moore-John Lewis Parker-Beth Nielsen Chapman) Oklahoma Concord 01019
  22. Enoch Kent: They Sent a Wumman (Nancy Nicolson) Songs of Love, Lust & Loathing 2nd Avenue 2002
  23. Katy Moffatt: Sojourner Truth (Ain't I a Woman) (K.Moffatt- Tom Russell) Midnight Radio Watermelon 1054
  24. Lead Belly: Rock Island Line (trad-Ledbetter) Lead Belly - The Smithsonian Folkways Collection Smithsonian Folkways 40201
  25. The Music Man Man (new 2000 B'way cast): Rock Island (Meredith Willson) Atlantic 92915-2
  26. Lonnie Donegan Skiffle Band: Rock Island Line (trad-Ledbetter-Donegan) 45 rpm
  27. Louisa Branscomb w/ Dale Ann Bradley, Becky Buller, Sierra Hull, Molly Tuttle, Jeanette Williams, Celia Woodsmith: Steel Rails Gonna Love Anyway Compass 74738-2
  28. Gena Britt: Runaway Train (Jim & Lynna Woolsey) Chronical: Friends and Music Pinecastle 1230
  29. CC Railroad: Slow, Dark Freight Train (Ryder Daniels) Black Horse Motel Elizabeth 006
  30. Leah Kaufman: Bless the Train Midnight Refrain Boojum 6001
  31. Bruce Springsteen: Tucson Train Western Stars Columbia 19075941972
  32. Louisa Branscomb w/ Becky Buller: End of the Line (L.Branscomb-Nancy Beaudette) Gonna Love Anyway Compass 74738-2
  33. Anne Hills: Fallen Flag Tracks Hand & Heart 2014
  34. Isabel Taylor: Song in a Minor Key Isabel Taylor self 193428-880931
  35. Greg Klyma: Minor Key PianoMandoNation self no#
  36. Billy Bragg & Wilco: Way Over Yonder in a Minor Key (Bragg/Woody Guthrie) Mermaid Avenue Elektra 62204-2
  37. Guy Forsyth & Jeska Bailey: What Should I Be Singing Conspirators Small & Nimble 99311
  38. Nicholas Edward Williams: Writers of Songs As I Go Ramblin' Around Earthtone 3070
  39. Leah Kaufman: Take This Song With You Midnight Refrain Boojum 6001
  40. Benjamin Dakota Rogers: She Was a Singer Better By Now self 04
  41. The Rough & Tumble (Mallory Graham & Scott Tyler): Let's Get the Band Back Together We Made Ourselves a Home When We Didn't Know self 191924-587699
  42. Cliff Edwards (fr. Pinocchio): When You Wish Upon a Star (Leigh Harline/Ned Washington) Academy Award Winnning Songs, Vol. 1 - 1934-45 Rhino R2 72276
  43. The W Lovers (Fleur & Wesley Wood): Don't Forget the Stars Are for Wishing On This Little Town self 88295-88091
  44. Kate Rusby: Underneath the Stars Compass 7 4370 2
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003

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:

Tim Grimm & Family, Shari Ulrich, Chuck Hawthorne, I See Hawks in L.A., Louise Branscomb, et.al., Gena Britt, Leah Kaufman, Isabel Taylor, Guy Forsyth & Jeska Bailey, Nicholas Edward Williams, Benjamin Dakota Rogers, The Rough & Tumble, The W Lovers

CD of the week: The W Lovers

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