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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
March 5, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Arlo Guthrie: Highway in the Wind Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary Massacree Rising Son 1132
  3. Donovan: Catch the Wind The Essential Donovan Epic Legacy EK 90625
  4. (Madeline) Fendrick & (Brian) Peck: Sweet Peppermint Wind Lucky Penny self 8895-26411
  5. Paint Your Wagon (orig.B'way cast-Rufus Smith): They Call the Wind Maria (Loewe/Lerner) RCA Victor 60243-2
  6. The Infamous Stringdusters w/ Sara Watkins: See How Far You've Come (Infamous Stringdusters-Jon Weisberger) Ladies & Gentlemen Compass 746652
  7. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Come a Long Way (K.McGarrigle) Dancer with Bruised Knees Warner Bros. 3014
  8. Sean DeVine: Long Way to Go Austin Blues Wild Caught 0001
  9. David Francey: Junkie's Heart Empty Train Laker 1011
  10. Amy White: Tinderbox Heart Didn't We Waltz Fairewood 053
  11. Ernest Troost: Switchblade Heart Live at McCabes Travelin' Shoes 1003
  12. Bruce Roper: Boy Makes Girl Laugh Accidental English Waterbug 0097
  13. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1996 B'way.cast- Lewis Stadlen-Jim Stanek): Impossible (Stephen Sondheim) Angel 7243852223-2
  14. Willie Nelson: They All Laughed (George & Ira Gershwin) Summertime- Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin Legacy 88751-67052
  15. Peter Cooper: The Last Laugh (Todd Snider-Peter Cooper) The Lloyd Green Album Red Beet 012
  16. (Rory) Makem & (Mickey & Liam) Spain: The Loo (Charles Gaskin) Four Pounds a Day New Folk 8372
  17. Gamble Rogers: The Honeydipper Live - The Warm Way Home Oklawaha OK1002
  18. Jamie O'Reilly w/ Peter Swenson: The Newry Prentice Boy (trad) I Know Where I'm Going self 89211-94619
  19. Tommy Makem: Newry Town (trad-Tommy Makem) The Song Tradition Shenachie 52045
  20. Colum Sands: Newry Market The March Ditch Spring 1014
  21. Dervish: The Coolea Jigs set - The Rakes of Clonmel (trad) / The Cul Aodh Jig (trad) / Out on the Road (Liz Carroll) Travelling Show Whirling 011
  22. Kathy Mattea: That's the Deal (Hugh Prestwood) The Innocent Years Mercury 088170130-2
  23. The Paul McKenna Band: He Fades Away (Alistair Hulett, arr. P.McKenna Band) Paths That Wind self 060358-920646
  24. Gathering Time: The Touch of Your Hand (Martha Trachtenburg) Keepsake Treble G 2016-01
  25. Loretta Lynn: Who's Gonna Miss Me? (Loretta Lynn-Lola Jean Dillion) Full Circle Legacy 88875168962
  26. Chuck Brodsky: The Come Heres & The Been Heres Radio Red House 119
  27. Stan Freberg: The Sale of Manhattan - Top Hat, White Feather, and Tails Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America, Vol.1 Rhino R2 72476
  28. Hadestown (orig.cast-Greg Brown & ensemble): Why We Build the Wall (Anais Mitchell) Righteous Babe 070-D
  29. Kim & Reggie Harris: Another Age (Phil Ochs) (Folkstage - April 5, 2008) WFMT recording
  30. Greg Greenway: What Must Be Done Weightless Face 004
  31. Livingston Taylor: Last Alaska Moon Whistling Dog 1006
  32. David Francey: Big Texas Moon Empty Train Laker 1011
  33. Victor & Penny: Moon Over Bourbon Street (Sting, B. Sumner) Electricity Overtone 88295-39942
  34. Lady Maisery (Hazel Askew-Rowan Rhengans-Hannah James): Lady Maisery (trad,Child 65) Mayday Rootbeat 19
  35. Enoch Kent: Bonnie Susie Cleland (trad) Take a Trip with Me Borealis 202
  36. The Rifters: Architecture of a Fire (Don Richmond-C.Pyle) Howlin' Dog 124
  37. Amy Kucharik: Clocks and Bottles Cunning Folk self 45121-07493
  38. Comfort Food (Rich & Vicki Ingle): Clocks and Spoons (John Prine) Comfort Food Wind River 4048
  39. Robinlee Garber: Road to Paradise Resilience self 00261-43697
  40. The James Riley Band: Lay Me Down (James Riley) Flak no#
  41. Loretta Lynn w/ Willie Nelson: Lay Me Down (Mark Marchetti) Full Circle Legacy 88875168962
  42. 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:

The Infamous Stringdusters, Sean DeVine, David Francey, Amy White, Willie Nelson, Makem & Spain, Gathering Time, Loretta Lynn, Lady Maisery

CD of the week: Loretta Lynn

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