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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
February 13, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Steve Turner: Blow Ye Winds (trad) Spirit of the Game Tradition Bearers 1105
  3. (Rory) Makem & (Mickey & Liam) Spain: Santy Anno (trad,arr.Makem-Spain) Four Pounds a Day New Folk 8372
  4. Judy Collins: Bonnie Ship the Diamond (trad) Maids & Golden Apples Wildflower 1299-2
  5. John Roberts-John Rockwell-Larry Young: The 'Balaena' (trad) Ye Mariners All Golden Hind 106
  6. Stan Rogers: Rolling Down to Old Maui (trad) Between the Breaks. . . Live! Borealis 216
  7. Terri Hendrix: Mingulay Boat Song (trad/Hugh S. Roberton) Love You Strong, Project 5.1 Wilory 30013
  8. Lunasa: Fruitmarket Reels - Joe Tom's (John Faulkner) / Supernose (Gabe McVarish) / Buntata's Sgadan (Allan McDonald) La Nua self 00261-29505
  9. Burning Bridget Cleary: Portherhead and BBC Set - Girl of the House / Stan Chapman's / Boys of Ballymoat (trad) These Are the Days self 88295-36410
  10. Tim O'Brien: Gimme Little Somethin' Take Her Off My Mind (Tim O'Brien-Gary Nicholson) Pompadour Howdy Skies 2015
  11. Susie Burke & David Surette: I Don't Want to Love You (Susie Burke) Waiting for the Sun Madrina 106
  12. Honor Finnegan: I Should Stop Having Sex with You Roses and Victory self 00261-43531
  13. David Bromberg: Try Me One More Time Appleseed 1099
  14. Birds of Chicago (Allison Russell & JT Nero): Kinderspel (child's game) (JT Nero) Real Midnight Five Head 009
  15. Dana Robinson: Child's Game Burlington Coffeehouse, Vol. 1 (compilation of artists) Alcazar 127
  16. Bradford Lee Folk and the Bluegrass Playboys: Foolish Game of Love Somewhere Far Away self 00261-39928
  17. Bob (Elliott) & Ray (Goulding): Announcement / Grub - The History of Food Write If You Get Work Unicorn 1001
  18. Oliver! (orig.B'way cast): Food, Glorious Food (Lionel Bart) RCA 07777 64890 2 5
  19. Harry Jackson: Morning Grub-Holler (:19) (trad) The Cowboy - His Songs, Ballads and Brag Talk Smithsonian Folkways 5723
  20. Ed Trickett: How Can I Keep from Eating WFMT 50th Anniversary celebration - December 13, 2001 - Levin Studio WFMT recording
  21. Robin Bienemann: Enunciate Your Love self (private recording)
  22. Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard: Can't You Hear Me Calling (Bill Monroe) Pioneering Women of Bluegrass Rounder 40065
  23. Irma La Douce (orig.cast-Elizabeth Seal-Keith Michell): Our Language of Love (Marguerite Monnot/French lyrics Alexandre Breffort, English lyrics Julian More-David Heneker-Monty Norman) Sony 48018
  24. Simon & Garfunkel: The Dangling Conversation (Paul Simon) Old Friends Columbia Legacy 64780
  25. (Rory) Makem & (Mickey & Liam) Spain: Red Is the Rose (trad,arr.Makem-Spain) Four Pounds a Day New Folk 8372
  26. Honor Finnegan: Roses and Victory self 00261-43531
  27. Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen: Bed of Roses (Steve Gillette- Rex Benson) The Ways of the World Compass Rose 4
  28. No Fuss and Feathers: Rose (Catherine Miles-Carolann Solebello) Traveling Circus self 88295-38349
  29. Boxcar Lilies (Stephanie Marshall-Jenny Goodspeed-Katie Clarke): Knockout Rose (Jenny Goodspeed) self 103
  30. Terri Hendrix: Earth-Kind Rose Love You Strong, Project 5.1 Wilory 30013
  31. Beyond the Fringe (orig.cast-Peter Cook): Sitting on the Bench EMI 7243 8 54045 2
  32. Beckie Menzie & Tom Michael: Gravity Is a Bitch (Miranda Lambert- Scotty Wray) (Folkstage - December 12, 2015) WFMT recording
  33. Randy Brown: Gravity's Engine But Wait there's more. . . self 45121-05625
  34. Martin Swinger: From Your Gravity Moon self 06548-68132
  35. Ellis Paul: Albert Einstein The Hero in You Black Wolf 86851-3154-2
  36. Sierra Hull w/ Bela Fleck: Queen of Hearts (trad,arr.Sierra Hull) Weighted Mind Rounder 11661-9166-2
  37. Paul Kaplan: King of Hearts Fast Folk - A Community of Singers & Songwriters Smithsonian Folkways 40135
  38. Lydia Mendoza: As de Corazones (Ace of Hearts) (Luis Alcaraz) Vida Mia Arhoolie 7008
  39. Bob Dylan: Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts The Rose & The Briar - Death, Love and Liberty in the American Ballad (a compilation) Columbia Legacy 92866
  40. Solas: Da New Rigged Ship (trad,arr.Solas) All These Years THL 002
  41. Amy White w/ Al Petteway: You're My Favorite (Amy White) Didn't We Waltz Fairewood 053
  42. The Lucky Sisters (Allison Lupton-Rosemary Phelan-Tannia Slimmon): The Only Star I See (Wayland Holyfield-Richard Leigh) So Lucky Patio Records 0012
  43. Terri Hendrix: Love You Strong Wilory 30013
  44. Mike Laureanno: Sweeter Than Any Valentine Road Signs self 00261-42785
  45. Annie Gallup: Sweet Good Nature Courage My Love 800-PRIMECD 38
  46. 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:

Steve Turner, Makem & Spain, Terri Hendrix, Susie Burke & David Surette, Honor Finnegan, No Fuss and Feathers, Sierra Hull, Amy White, The Lucky Sisters

CD of the week: Terri Hendrix

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