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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
January 23, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Terre Roche: No Sleep Full Moon Imprint Earth Rock Wreckerds 0002
  3. Dave Rowe: Much Better View of the Moon (Geo.Wurzbach-Karen Taylor-Good, fr. Haiku by Mizuta Masahide) All of the Dreams self 88295-11208
  4. Noel Paul Stookey: Cue the Moon (N.Stookey-Marvin Messex-Sally Farr) At Home New World 150901
  5. Holly Near w/ Johyn Bucchino: Full Moon Rising (Terry Garthwaite) Peace Becomes You Calico Tracks 0010
  6. Robbie O'Connell: When the Moon Is Full Never Learned to Dance Green Linnet 1124
  7. Michael Johnson: Rooty Toot Toot for the Moon (Greg Brown) The Early Albums MJ Blue 99001
  8. Trio Globo (Howard Levy, Eugene Friesen, Glen Velez): Cold Day in January (Howard Levy) Steering by the Stars Stonecutter 00261-29876
  9. Norman Savitt & Howard Levy: Looking Back (Norman Savitt) Norman Savitt and Friends Balkan Samba 004
  10. Steve Forbert: January 23-30, 1978 What Kinda Guy? - The Best of Steve Forbert Nemperor-Epic Legacy 53170
  11. Ian Tyson: January Morning The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings (orig. So Much for Dreaming) Vanguard 196/99-2
  12. The Refugees: January Sky (Cindy Bullens) Three Wabuho 9747
  13. Charlie Mosbrook: January Sky Something to Believe Open Mic 003
  14. Eric Brace & Peter Cooper: C&O Canal (John Starling) Red Beet 021
  15. Pete Seeger: The E-r-i-e Canal (trad) American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3 Smithsonian Folkways 40152
  16. Kevin O'Donnell: Illinois & Michigan Canal Deep Is the Well Arranmore 84501-87522
  17. Ralph McTell: Barges From Clare to Here - The Songs of Ralph McTell Red House 86
  18. Blossom Dearie: I'm Hip (Bob Dorough/Dave Frishberg Blossom Dearie Verve 440 065 334-2
  19. Del Close & John Brent: Introduction / Basic Hip How to Speak Hip Mercury 61245
  20. The Chad Mitchell Trio: The Hip Song (It Does Not Pay to Be Hip) (Shel Silverstein) Reflecting Collectors' Choice 372-2
  21. Del Close & John Brent: Put On, Put Down, Come On, Come Down, Bring Down How to Speak Hip Mercury 61245
  22. Oscar Brown Jr.: But I Was Cool Sin & Soul Columbia 8377
  23. Del Close & John Brent: Cool How to Speak Hip Mercury 61245
  24. Claudia Schmidt: Can't Be Cool Out of the Dark Flying Fish 70361
  25. Jim Malcolm: Blindness of my Youth Live in Perth Beltane 111
  26. Richard Shindell: I Saw My Youth Today Reunion Hill Shanachie 8027
  27. Bob Dylan: My Back Pages Another Side of Bob Dylan Columbia 8993
  28. Edie Brickell & Steve Martin: Way Back in the Day (S.Martin-E.Brickell/Edie Brickell) So Familiar Rounder 1161-37395-02
  29. David Olney: My Wild Youth Omar's Blues Dead Reckoning 0016
  30. David Mallett: Sweet Bird of Youth Inches & Miles - 1977-1980 Flying Fish 70110
  31. Michael Smith: Last Days of Pompeii Love Stories Flying Fish 70404
  32. Sons of the Never Wrong: If I Knew Then (Sue Demel) Nuthatch Suite Gadfly 291
  33. Eric Bibb: The Light Was Worth the Candle Painting Signs EarthBeat! 74382
  34. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands: Who's That Knocking? The Hazel and Alice Sessions Spruce and Maple 1013
  35. Joan Baez: Silver Dagger Joan Baez Vanguard 79594-2
  36. Gillian Welch: Silver Dagger (Gillian Welch-David Rawlings) The Harrow & The Harvest Acony 1109
  37. Switchback: Wrong You Can Write (Brian FitzGerald-Martin McCormack) Kanoka Way Good 110113
  38. Janne Henshaw: Get It Wrong If I Sing Like That Bird self 44167-16302
  39. Bumper Jacksons: I Learned I Was Wrong (Chris Ousley) Too Big World self 00261-42455-2
  40. Heather Styka: With the Moon While This Planet Spins Beneath Our Feet Kite Stripe 03
  41. Ryanhood: The Moon (Ryan Green-Cameron Hood) Start Somewhere Four Miles 88295-00534
  42. Peter Mayer: Under the Moon Third Street Blue Boat 881210
  43. Susie Blue (Solitaire Miles) and the Lonesome Fellas: Me and the Man in the Moon (Cindy Walker) Susie Blue and the Lonesome Fellas Seraphic 3743-15
  44. Mame (orig.cast-Bea Arthur-Angela Lansbury): The Man in the Moon (Jerry Herman) Columbia 60959
  45. Debra Henson-Conant w/ Livingston Taylor: Man in the Moon (Ina Hodes-Conant) Live Wires Bose 2203
  46. Dare to Breathe: Under the Full Moon Light Bright Morning Stars self 00003
  47. 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:

Terre Roche, Eric Brace & Peter Cooper, Jim Malcolm, Brickell & Martin, Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands, Janne Henshaw

CD of the week: Eric Brace & Peter Cooper

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