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November 22, 2014
In memory of Mike Nichols, November 6, 1931-November 19, 2014
Creator and first host of The Midnight Special

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Simon & Garfunkel: Mrs. Robinson (Paul Simon) Old Friends Columbia Legacy 64780
  3. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Adultery An Evening with Mike Nichols and Elaine May Mercury 314558456-2
  4. The Apple Tree (orig.cast-Larry Blyden): The Apple Tree (Forbidden Fruit) (Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick) Columbia 3020
  5. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Thank You Very Much Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-2
  6. The Apple Tree (orig.cast-Barbara Harris, Alan Alda): Forbidden Love (Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick) Columbia 3020
  7. Danu: The Slide Set (Scartaglen Slide/Hunters Purse/Reconciliation) (trad,arr.Danu) Christmas in Ireland self 84501-64659
  8. Hot Rize: Sky Rider (Pete Wernick) When I'm Free Ten In Hand 9001
  9. Colleen Kattau & Some Guys: This Wall In My Name self 00261-98555
  10. Tom Russell: The Man From God Knows Where, Ver. 4 / Dave Van Ronk: The Outcast revisited Hightone 8099
  11. Tom Juravich: Immigrants Like Me Altar of the Bottom Line Finnegan 002
  12. Danu: Apples in Winter / The Frost Is All Over (trad,arr.Danu) Christmas in Ireland self 84501-64659
  13. Yves Lambert Trio (Tommy Gauthier & Oliver Rondeau): Suite Pour Keith Corrigan (trad) Yves Lambert Trio La Prouche Libre 4197
  14. Spamalot (orig.cast): Twice in Every Show (John Du Prez/ Eric Idle) Decca 0004265-02
  15. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Morning Rounds In Retrospect Mercury 314532373-2
  16. Spamalot (orig.cast): Where Are You (John Du Prez/Eric Idle) Decca 0004265-02
  17. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: A Little More Gauze Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-2
  18. Annie (orig.cast-Reid Shelton-Andrea McArdle-Sandy Faison): I Don't Need Anything But You (Chas.Stouse/Martin Charnin) Columbia 60723
  19. Jez Lowe: Jesse Owens' Shoes The Ballad Beyond Tantobie 113
  20. Tom Paxton: Your Shoes, My Shoes Red House 152
  21. Davey O.: Standing In These Shoes No Passengers self 16895-07852
  22. Lee Murdock: Diana of the Dunelands What About the Water Depot 034
  23. Beth Wood: Beachcomber's Daughter Mehaffey 96873 02281
  24. Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris: Beachcombing (M.Knopfler) All the Roadrunning Warner-Nonesuch 44154-2
  25. Zoë Lewis: Rotary Phone Dog Called Dog 21681-07612
  26. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Telephone In Retrospect Mercury 314532373-2
  27. Jim Croce: Operator Photographs & Memories Saja-Atlantic 92570-2
  28. Tom Paxton: Lyndon Johnson Told the Nation Ain't That News! Elektra 8122-73565-2
  29. Pete Seeger: Waist Deep in the Big Muddy A Link in the Chain Columbia Legacy 64772
  30. Brett Dennen: The Holidays Are Here (And We're Still at War) Dualtone
  31. Danu: The Boys of Barr na Sraide (Sigerson Clifford, arr.Danu) Christmas in Ireland self 84501-64659
  32. Jack Hardy: The Wren The Cauldron 1-800-PRIME-CD PCD 56
  33. The Twangtown Paramours: I'll Get Through to You (Mike T. Lewis) The Promise of Friday Night Inside Edge 002
  34. Mike Nichols & Elaine May w/Marty Rubenstein, piano: Bach to Bach Improvisations to Music Mercury 314558455-2
  35. Demi-Dozen (orig.cast): The Intellectuals Rag (Jay Thompson) Offbeat 4015
  36. Robyn Landis: Thanksgiving Waterproof Brave Hearts 53701-25022
  37. Carrie Newcomer: Thank You Good Night A Permeable Life Available Light 02
  38. The Tender Land (orig.cast-Joy Clements, Claramae Turner, Norman Treigle, Richard Cassilly (et.al.): The Promise of Living (Aaron Copland/Horace Everett) Columbia MS 6184
  39. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

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Yves Lambert Trio, Jez Lowe, Robyn Landis, Davey O, Colleen Kattau

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