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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
August 24, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Terri Hendrix: Worthy (Lloyd Maines-Terri Hendrix) Talk to a Human Wilory 30016
  3. The Dreamsicles (Cary Cooper & Tom Prasado-Rao): Worthy (C.Cooper) Folkstage - February 9, 2008 WFMT recording
  4. (Miranda) Dawn & (Chris) Hawkes: Love You Forever Yours and Mine self 59715-19934
  5. The Lark and the Loon (Jeff Rolfzen & Rocky Steen-Rolfzen): Shine What You Got The Lark and the Loon 2 self 62988-60435
  6. The Capitol Steps: Taking Aim at the NRA (Adams/Strouse, parody Newport-Eaton) Make American Grin Again CapSteps 1038
  7. Conception Corporation: The Shooting Gallery Complete Conception Rhino 2-7728
  8. Tom Paxton: Buy a Gun for Your Son Ain't That News Elektra 8122 73565-2
  9. Amy Speace: This and My Heard Beside (A.Speace/Emily Dickenson) Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne Windbone 00219
  10. Jake Morley: Heart Song Tell It To Me Straight Sandwich Emporium no#
  11. The Once: The Blood Inside Your Heart (for Olive) (Phil Churchill, Geraldine Hollett, Andrew Dale) We Win Some We Lose self 90443-96844
  12. Kate Campbell w/ Will Kimbrough: This, and My Heart Beside (Campbell-Kimbrough) Damn Sure Blue Large River 34457-49520
  13. Del Rey: Chartreuse (B.Moore-J.McFarland) X-Rey Guitar Hobemian 005
  14. Kacey Jones: Donald Trump's Hair IGO 041247
  15. John Gorka: I Saw a Stranger with Your Hair Before Beginning (the unreleased I Know, 1985) Red House 292
  16. Gina Forsyth: Don't Bury Me (trad) Copper Rooser and other Tunes and Tales Waterbug 125
  17. John Prine: Please Don't Bury Me Souvenirs Oh Boy 021
  18. (Natalya) Zoe (Weinstein) & (John) Cloyd (Miller): Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie (trad) Equinox self 00261-41904
  19. John Flynn: Bury Me With My Guitar Poor Man's Diamonds self 009
  20. Susan Pepper: Bury Me with My Fiddle (trad) Hollerin' Girl Ballad 102
  21. Amy Speace: Grace of God Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne Windbone 00219
  22. Kirtana: Why the Sufis Whirl This Embrace Wild Dove 104
  23. The Burns Sisters: God's Promise (Ellis Paul/Woody Guthrie) Wild Bouquet Ithaca 83707 40042
  24. Tootsie (orig.B'way cast-Michael Dorsey): Whaddya Do (David Yazbek) Decca Verve 0030379-02
  25. Roy Book Binder: What You Gonna Do The Good Book Peg Leg 7007-7
  26. Tootsie (orig.B'way cast-Sandy Lester): What's Gonna Happen (David Yazbek) Decca Verve 0030379-02
  27. Brandi Carlile: Whatever You Do By the Way, I Forgive You Elektra 565226-2
  28. Pat Wictor: That's the Way It's Gonna Be (Phil Ochs-Bob Gibson) Phil Ochs Song Night - Old Town School of Folk Music, October 24, 2009 WFMT recording
  29. Reggie Harris: Do What I Have to Do (I'm Gonna Say It Now) (Phil Ochs) Folkstage - December 22, 2018 WFMT recording
  30. Curtis (Teague) & Loretta (Simonet): Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette) (Merle Travis-Tex Williams) Gone Forever Haymarket 105
  31. David Glaser: Menthol Cigarette Caffeine/Nicotine Newsu 88295-83549
  32. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: On Smoking The Best of Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight! Columbia Legacy 86228
  33. Carl Sandburg: Cigarettes Will Spoil Yer Life The Great Carl Sandburg Lyrichord 66
  34. Gob Iron (Jay Farrar& Anders Parker): Nicotine Blues (trad/Jay Farrar) Death Songs for the Living Transmit/Legacy 88097-02017-2
  35. Bob Bovee & Pop Wagner: Rise When the Rooster Crows (trad) Folkstage - August 31, 2013 WFMT recording
  36. Larry Hanks & Deborah Robins: Rooster on a Limb (Frank Rice-Ernest Stokes) Old Days Zippety Whippet 00261-34574
  37. Gina Forsyth: Copper Rooster Waterbug 125
  38. Liz Carroll & Jake Charron: Brandan Carroll / A Tune-Back for Andrea Beaton (Liz Carroll) Half Day Road self 88295-85499
  39. Hot Club of Cowtown: Three Little Words (Harry Ruby-Burt Kalmar) Wild Kingdom Gold Strike 006
  40. Chicago A Cappella: Three Words (Juhani Kamulainen/Wm.Shakespeare) Shall I Compare Thee? Cedille 90000-085
  41. Da Vinci's Notebook: Three Little Words (Greg DiCostanzo-Paul Sabourin) The Life and Times of Mike Fanning self 2112
  42. Phil Ochs: Pleasures of the Harbor Farewells & Fantasies Elektra-Rhino 2-73518
  43. John Roberts: What Fortunes Guide a Sailor / Leave Her Johnny (trad-Gina Dunlap/trad) Sea Fever Golden Hind 108
  44. 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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