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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
March 26, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Brother Sun: Mary Don't You Weep and Moan (Joe Jencks) Weights and Wings self 53701-21522
  3. Mose Scarlett-Jackie Washington-Ken Whiteley: Oh, Mary Don't You Weep (trad,arr.Scareltt-Washington-Whiteley) Sitting on a Rainbow Borealis 153
  4. The Gospel at Colonus (orig.cast-Willie Rogers & The Soul Stirrers): Now Let the Weeping Cease (Hymn) (Bob Telson/Lee Bruer, based on Sophocles) Nonesuch 979191-2
  5. Jennifer Armstrong: Rising Sun in Glory At the Table self 1704
  6. April Verch w/ Cody Walters, vocal: Big Eyed Rabbit (trad) Bright Like Gold Slab Town 13-01
  7. Tom Paley's Old Time Moon Shine Revue: Little Rabbit (trad) Hornbeam 0001
  8. Bill Staines: Mr. Rabbit, Mr. Rabbit (trad) One More River Red House 111
  9. Eileen Ivers: Kitty's Wedding (trad,arr.Ivers) Beyond the Bog Road Musical Bridge 5462
  10. Michael Doucet & Tom Rigney: Chasing the Devil (T.Rigney) Cajun Fandango Parhelion 50031
  11. Elisa Peimer: Daffodils Inside the Glass self 45121-09525
  12. Louise Mosrie: Daffodils Lay It Down Zoe Cat 002
  13. Frank Hennessy: Death by Daffodils (Les Barker) Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind, Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  14. Sylvia Herold: Seven Daffodils (Lee Hays/Fran Moseley) A Mockingbird Sings in California Tuxedo 926
  15. (Eric) Lambert & (Chris) Walz: The Whistle's Lonesome Sound (Chris Walz) Lambert & Waltz Woodpicker 00492-22805
  16. Gathering Time: Station Song (Gerry McKeveny) Keepsake Treble-G 2016-01
  17. Hank Williams: (I Heard That) Lonesome Whistle Gold Mercury 4390-2
  18. Cliff Eberhardt: 500 Miles (Hedy West) 500 Miles - The Blue Rock Sessions Red House 221
  19. April Verch: Polska from Kumla (trad) The Newpart Slab Town 15-01
  20. Dovetail (Andrea Hoag-David Greely): Polska fran Vrigstad (trad) Old Doors, New Worlds Azalea City 1202
  21. Chuck McCabe: Partisan Polka Creatures of Habit in a World of Change Woodshed WS7608
  22. Brave Combo w/ The Mesquite Symphony Orchestra: Flying Saucer Polka (Carl Finch) Symphonic Polkas DenTone 1006
  23. John McCutcheon: Of an Age 22 Days Appalsongs 2013
  24. Rosalie Sorrels (with Utah Phillips): Feather Ben (Peter Bowen) (Somebody Else's Troubles - October 19, 1977) WFMT recording
  25. M.C. Hansen: With Any Luck From Whitehorse to the Crow's Nest self no#
  26. Mark Erelli: Analog Hero For a Song self 90394-21185
  27. John McCutcheon: Ghosts of the Good Old Days The Greatest Story Never Told Red House 163
  28. Golden Ring: When Jesus Wept (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy 16
  29. Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (orig.cast- Alice Whitfield & Co.): Brussels (Jacques Brel, arr/adapt/trans. Mort Shuman-Eric Blau) Columbia Legacy 89998
  30. Ralph McTell: Jesus Wept Sand In Your Shoes Red House 107
  31. Eileen Ivers: Crossroads (E.Ivers-Brian Mulligan) Beyond the Bog Road Musical Bridge 5462
  32. Robin Bienemann: A Big Amygdala Songs About Lessons Learnt self 00261-43737
  33. Mark Graham: A Mighty Fortress Is Our Brain Inner Life no label no#
  34. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/ Olivia Coleman: Brains over Beauty That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Four BBC Audio
  35. Arrogant Worms: Dumb Guys Beige self 4004
  36. The Twangtown Paramours: Same Ol Same Ol (Mike T. Lewis) The Promise of Friday Night Inside Edge 002
  37. Sweet Honey in the Rock: Same Ol', Same Ol' Love (Carol Maillard) #Love in Evolution Appleseed 1140
  38. The Civil Wars: Same Old Same Old (Joy Williams-John Paul White) The Civil Wars Columbia 88883-73850-2
  39. Tret Fure: Forward The Horizon Tomboy Girl 83105
  40. Sons of the Never Wrong: The Great Unknown (Bruce Roper) King Fisher King Waterbug 107
  41. Emmylou Harris: Jerusalem Tomorrow (David Olney) Cowgirl's Prayer Asylum 961543-2
  42. Greg Greenway: Crucifixion (Phil Ochs) Something Worth Singing Face 002
  43. (Teresina) Huxtable, (Carol) Christiansen & (Liz) Hood: Psalm 23 (PD) Under the Weather Fool's Hill 2005
  44. 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:

Eileen Ivers, Doucet & Rigney, Lambert & Walz, Gathering Time, M.C. Hansen, Mark Erelli, Robin Bienemann, Huxtable, Christiansen & Hood

CD of the week: Lambert & Walz

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