Midnight Special logo 06 - Copy small41.jpg jpp-live42.jpg nashville146.gif photos647.jpg
April 7, 2012

The underlined artist names and record labels are links to their sites. You can use your browser's Back button to return to this list from their sites.

  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: Hear Jerusalem Moan (trad, new lyrics Joe Craven, arr.Arbo) Some Bright Morning Signature Sounds 2076
  3. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Read 'Em John (trad,arr.Dom Flemons) Leaving Eden Nonesuch 529809-2
  4. Mahalia Jackson: Walking to Jerusalem (trad,arr.M.Jackson) In the Upper Room Proper 2053
  5. Claudia Schmidt: Make It Across the Road Bend in the River - Collected Songs Red House 254
  6. Marty Stuart w/ Johnny Cash: One More Ride (Bob Nolan) Busy Bee Cafe' Sugar Hill 3726
  7. Dar Williams: I Have Been Around the World In the Time of Gods Razor & Tie 79301-83320-2-6
  8. Tim Eriksen: Wayfaring Stranger (trad,arr.Eriksen) Banjo, Fiddle and Voice self 002
  9. Les Barker: Have you got any news of the iceberg? Up the Creek without a Poodle Mrs. Ackroyd 012
  10. Lead Belly: Titanic (trad-Lead Belly) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  11. The Conception Corporation: The Voyage of the Titanic Complete Conception Rhino 7728
  12. The Dry Branch Fire Squad: The Great Titanic (trad,arr.Ron Thomason) Fertile Ground Rounder 0258
  13. David Mallett: End of the Day Alright Now North Road 71909
  14. Kate Campbell: Wait for Another Day 1000 Pound Machine Large River 5112
  15. Loretta Hagen: Turn In Mud and Stone Bearfort 002
  16. Danny Schmidt: Stained Glass Parables & Primes Live Once 9449-2
  17. Michael J. Miles w/ Bradley Williams, piano: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (J.S.Bach) New Century Suite MilesMusic 83707 99582
  18. John Gorka: Diminishing Winds So Dark You See Red House 223
  19. The Simon Sisters: Ecoute Dan Le Vent (Bob Dylan) Winkin', Blinkin' and Nod: The Kapp Recordings Hip-oSelect 0007087-02
  20. Ann Hampton Callaway: Blowin' in the Wind (Bob Dylan) Boom! Live at Birdland PS Classics 1199
  21. David Steinberg: Moses Disguised as a Normal Person Collectors' Choice 675
  22. Megon McDonough: Foot in the Water Breathe self 85767-99410
  23. Ruthie Foster w/ The Blind Boys of Alabama: The Titanic (trad,arr.R.Foster-John Chelew) Let It Burn Blue Corn 1201
  24. Rory Block: Woke Up This Morning (Fred McDowell) Shake 'Em on Down - a tribute to Mississippi Fred McDowell Stony Plain 1344
  25. Drew Nelson: Hallelujah Morning Tilt-a-Whirl Red House 249
  26. The Chad Mitchell Trio: One Day When I Was Lost (Easter Morn) (trad) Blowin' In the Wind Folk Era FE3313CD
  27. Kate Campbell: 1000 Pound Machine Large River 5112
  28. Robert Grusecki & Anya Turner: It's Called a Piano (Grusecki-Turner) Greetings from Yorkville self 02742-51032
  29. Ellen Cherry Please Don't Sell the Piano (E.Cherry-Kristin Putchinski) Wrong Size Shoes 014
  30. Tom Waits: The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me) Small Change Asylum 1078-2
  31. Allan Sherman: If I Could Play Piano (Sherman-Lerner) My Son the Box Rhino Handmade 7891
  32. The Tannahill Weavers: Dumbarton's Drums (trad,arr.Tannahill Weavers) Live & In Session Compass 744542
  33. Alistair Ogilvy: Girl from the North Country (Bob Dylan) Leaves Sae Green Greentrax 365
  34. Antje Duvekot: New Siberia Pantjebare 86851-3153-2
  35. Claudia Nygaard: What's Cookin' Let the Storm Roll In Bet the Ranch 2-511
  36. Tom Russell w/ Ian Tyson: Navajo Rug (T.Russell-I.Tyson) Cowboy the Real Philo 1146
  37. Austin Lounge Lizards: Highway Café of the Damned (H.Card) self 15891-39012
  38. Kim & Reggie Harris w/ Jonathan Kligler: I Have a Million Nightengales (Linda Hirschhorn/Mahmoud Darwish) Let My People Go! Appleseed 1084
  39. Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem: I'll Fly Away (trad) Some Bright Morning Signature Sounds 2076
  40. Eliza Gilkyson: 2153 Roses at the End of Time Red House 238
  41. Greg Greenway: Crucifixion (Phil Ochs) Something Worth Singing Face SOH 002
  42. Sally Rogers: Love Will Guide Us (trad/Sally Rogers) Flying Fish 365
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

COPYRIGHT © 2012, Window To The World Communications, Inc. All rights reserved.


Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dar Williams, Tim Eriksen, Kate Campbell, Loretta Hagen, Megon McDonough, Rory Block, Drew Nelson, Alistair Ogilvy, Antje Duvekot

CD of the week: Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem

Michael J. Miles performs a benefit house concert in Oak Park for the Old Town School of Folk Music, Sunday, April 22 at 3. Contact Abby Csanda at: acsanda@oldtownschool.org

Click here to see a list of upcoming concerts.