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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
March 21, 2020

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. The Beatles: With a Little Help from My Friends (Lennon-McCartney) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Apple-EMI 746442-2
  3. Gypsy (orig.London cast - Angela Lansbury-Barrie Ingham): Together (Jule Styne/Stephen Sondheim) RCA Victor 60571-2
  4. Magpie (Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino): Pleasure to Know You (Karl Williams) In This World Sliced Bread 75315
  5. Claudia Schmidt: Dear Friends (C.Schmidt/Henri Frederic Amiel-PD) Slow Steady Heart self 00261-48053
  6. Brooks Williams: Whatever It Takes Work My Claim Red Guitar Blue Music 2020
  7. Don White: Victory Dance Live at the Guthrie Center self 14118-01060
  8. Martyn Joseph: Changes (Phil Ochs) Pipe 029
  9. Simon Nicol & Dave Swarbrick: Time to Ring Some Changes (Richard Thompson) Close to the White Bear Woodworm 028
  10. Della Mae (Celia Woodsmith-Kimber Ludiker-Jenni Lyn Gardner): Change (Tony Kamel) Headlight Round 1166100770
  11. Jennie Avila & Amy Torchia: Change Is (J.Avila) Jenamy 93
  12. Allan Sherman: That's How the Change Is Made (Blackstone/Overstreet) My Son the Box Rhino 7891
  13. Richard Thompson: Keep Your Distance Acoustic Classics II Beeswing 003
  14. Jeff White: Stay Away from Me (Bill Monroe) The Broken Road Philo 11661-0455-2
  15. Iona Fyfe: Away from My Window (trad) Cairnie18
  16. John Jacob Niles: Go 'Way from My Window John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs Smithsonian Folkways 2373
  17. Julie Gold: From a Distance Dream Loud Gadfly 239
  18. Jud Caswell: Holding It Together Live at the Seagull Shop self 88295-94774
  19. Peter Alsop: Stuck on You (From Sniffin' Glue!) Songs on Recovery and Addiction " Moose School 705
  20. Lee Murdock: Ties That Bind (Ian Bell) The View From the Harbor Depot 031
  21. Paul Sills' Story Theatre (orig.cast): The Golden Goose (trad) with the song Here Comes the Sun (Geo. Harrison) Paul Sills Story Theatre Columbia 30415
  22. Marty Robinson & Lovace Becker (producers): The WFMT Laughing Tape
  23. Trip McCool (aka Dennis Dougherty): The First Robin of Spring (D.Dougherty) Hang Me Out to Dry Thinking Dog 2020
  24. Nancy Beaudette: Robin Song Folkstage - November 23, 2019 WFMT recording
  25. Greg Brown: Young Robin Bath Tub Blues Red House 43
  26. Mark Dvorak: Brand New Wings Let Love Go On Ten Fingers 88295-98538
  27. Steve Goodman: Wonderful World of Sex (Michael P. Smith) Live '69 Ominvore 369
  28. Free Hot Lunch! (Jeff Berg-John Corning-Jeff Laramie): Sex By Mail (J.Corning) New Sound Planet 403
  29. Peter, Paul, & Mary (Noel Paul Stookey): Virtual Party (N.P.Stookey) LifeLines Warner Bros. 946298-2
  30. Matt Watroba: Did Juneau? (Si Kahn) The Far Si - The Si Kahn Funny Song Book self 49288-42062
  31. Magpie: Same Boat Now (Betsy Rose) In This World Sliced Bread 75315
  32. Son of Town Hall (David Berkeley & Ben Parker): Poseidon The Adventures of Son of Town Hall self 43563-11803
  33. The Second City (Alan Arkin-Barbara Harris): Museum Piece (first half) The Second City Writhes Again Mercury 61224
  34. Mrs. Ackroyd Band (Eileen McGann): I Live Not Near the Louvre (trad/Les Barker) Tubular Dogs Mrs. Ackroyd 014
  35. Poor Man's Gambit (Frederico Betti-Corey Purcell-Deirdre Lockman): Flat World set - Bear Mountain (C.Purcell) / Flat World (C.Purcell) / Harry Lane (Andy Cutting) Land of Sunshine self 191061-591266
  36. Rachael Sage: Blue Sky Days Character - acoustic Mpress no#
  37. Hot Soup! (Sue Trainor-Christina Muir-Jennie Avila): Clear Blue Sky (Johnsmith-Tom Kimmel) The Way You Like It Souper 051
  38. Ann Hampton Callaway: Blue Skies (Irving Berlin) Jazz Goes to the Movies Shanachie 5464
  39. Deborah Holland: The Sun Is Out Fine, Thank You! Rage On 003
  40. Hair (orig.B'way cast): Let the Sunshine In (Galt MacDermot / Gerome Ragni-James Rado) RCA Victor 82876-56085-2
  41. 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:

Claudia Schmidt, Brooks Williams, Don White, Martyn Joseph, Della Mae, Trip McCool, Steve Goodman, Matt Watroba, Rachael Sage, Deborah Holland

CD of the week: Brooks Williams

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