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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
August 31, 2019

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. John McCutcheon: Labor Day Autumnsongs Rounder 11661-8037-2
  3. Working (orig.cast): All the Live Long Day (I Hear America Singing by Walt Whitman) (Stephen Schwartz) Fynsworth Alley 302062114-2
  4. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Stargate 4 - Work Experience That Mitchell & Webb Sound: Series Four BBC Audio
  5. Joe Giacoio: Get Back to Work Joe's Diner Romantic Devil 0008
  6. Livingston Taylor: It's My Job (Lyman MacAnally) Our Turn To Dance Vanguard 79469
  7. Amy Speace: Both Feet on the Ground Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne Windbone 00219
  8. Judy Collins: Send in the Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) A Love Letter to Stephen Sondheim Wildflower 0540
  9. Notable Exceptions: I'm Going to Go Back there Someday (Kenny Ascher-Paul Williams) Souvenir self 22371-15722
  10. Kathy Kallick: Feet on the Ground Cut to the Chase Live Oak 590
  11. Rhonda Vincent: Keep Your Feet on the Ground (Irl Hees) Back Home Again Rounder 11661-0460-2
  12. Capitol Steps: Democrats' Hell-No (Lopez-Parker-Stone/ Newport-Eaton) The Lyin' Kings CapSteps 1039
  13. Tom Paxton: If You Love That Politician One Million Lawyers and Other Disasters Flying Fish 70356
  14. Capitol Steps: The Sound of Sanders (Paul Simon/Newport-Eaton) The Lyin' Kings CapSteps 1039
  15. Vance Gilbert: Moonlight in Vermont (Suessdorf-Blackburn) Nearness of You Disismye 009
  16. Norman Savitt & Howard Levy: Looking Back (N.Savitt) Balkan Samba 004
  17. Eric Lugosch: Looking Back Black Key Blues Acoustic Music 3191148-2
  18. Magpie (Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino): The Rebel Girl (Joe Hill) When We Stand Together Long Tail 008
  19. Rosie & The Riveters: Gotta Get Paid (Alexis Normand- Farideh Olsen-Allyson Reigh-Matthew Barber) Ms. Behave self 614979-548103
  20. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands: Working Girl Blues (Hazel Dickens) The Hazel and Alice Sessions Spruce and Maple 1013
  21. Working (orig.cast-Susan Bigelow): Just a Housewife (Craig Carnelia) Fynsworth Alley 302 062 1142
  22. Phil Ochs: Links On the Chain Farewells & Fantasies Rhino 73518
  23. Joe Jencks: You are the 'U' in Union (Si Kahn) The Forgotten Turtle Bear 020118-01
  24. Jon Fromer: We Do the Work Classic Labor Songs (compilation) Smithsonian Folkways 40166
  25. Donna Herula: Walking Blues (Son House) Donna Herula self 02015
  26. Paul Geremia: Fuller's Walking Blues (Walking My Blues Away) (Blind Boy Fuller) The Devil's Music Red House 127
  27. John Gorka: When You Walk In The Company You Keep Red House 151
  28. Amy Speace: Back in Abilene (Amy Speace-Jon Vezner) Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne Windbone 00219
  29. Greg Brown: Brand New '64 Dodge The Poet Game Red House 68
  30. Bruce Springsteen: Growin' Up (with several edits) Springsteen on Broadway Columbia 19075904362
  31. Peter Pan (orig.1954 B'way cast-Mary Martin): I Won't Grow Up (Mark Charlip/Carolyn Leigh) RCA Victor 3762-2
  32. The Capitol Steps: The Hardest Rhyme (Billy Joel/Newport-Eaton) The Lyin' Kings CapSteps 1039
  33. Martin Carthy: Nothing Rhymed (Gilbert O'Sullivan) The Carthy Chronicles Free Reed 63
  34. Jim Page: Nothing Rhymes with Orange A Hand Full of Songs self no#
  35. Sue Fink: Battle of Ages (private recording)
  36. Dave Gunning: Wish I Was Wrong (D.Gunning-Jamie Robinson) Up Against the Sky Wee House of Music 2019
  37. Rev. Robert Jones w/ Matt Watroba: I Wrestled with the Angel (R.Jones) Common Chords Common Chords 122
  38. Flook: The Coral Castle (Brian Finnegan-Asley Broder) Ancora Flatfish 844493092933
  39. Lotte Lenya: September Song (fr. Knickerbocker Holiday) (Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) American Theatre Songs Masterworks 60647
  40. Ellis Paul: Seventeen Septembers Essentials Philo 11671-1250-2
  41. Cheryl Wheeler: 75 Septembers Driving Home Philo 1152
  42. Noel Paul Stookey: September Song (Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) At Home New World 15091
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

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