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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
May 7, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Brother Sun: Mighty Long Way (Greg Greenway) Weights & Wings self 53701-21522
  3. Pete Seeger: On My Way to Canann's Land (trad) Sing Out with Pete! Smithsonian Folkways 2455
  4. Evie Ladin Band: Jump Up & Go Jump the Fire self 00261-43605
  5. Sweet Charity (orig.cast-Gwen Verdon w/Helen Gallagher & Thelma Oliver): There's Got to Be Something Better Than This (Cy Coleman/Dorothy Fields) Columbia 60960
  6. The Deep Hollow: The Chance Is Worth Taking self 00261-43212
  7. David Mallett: Better Than That (David & Will Mallett) Celebration North Road 06548-68572
  8. Lou & Peter Berryman: It's Better Than That What, Again?! Cornbelt 900
  9. Candide (1989 cast-Adolph Green, et.al., w/Bernstein-LSO): The Best of All Possible Worlds (Leonard Bernstein/John LaTouche) DGG 229734-2
  10. Claudia Schmidt: You Can't Stop It Looks Fine From Here Red House 64
  11. C. Daniel Boling: Singing Your Songs These Houses Berkalin 10021
  12. John Wort Hannam: Chasing the Song Love Lives On Rebel Tone 06152015
  13. Steve Kahn: A Song for You Ravens self 88295-41561
  14. Cosy Sheridan: I'm Afraid the Song Is Broken Sometimes I Feel Too Much self 00261-43774
  15. Brother Sun: The Source of the Sun (Pat Wictor) Weights & Wings self 53701-21522
  16. Susan & Richard Thomas: The Thunder and the Sun (Susan M. Gallion) Live at Juicy John Pink's UVU 552
  17. Ian Tamblyn: Chasing the Sun Voice in the Wilderness North Track 21
  18. David Mallett: Second Cup of Coffee (Gordon Lightfoot) The Horse I Rode In On North Road 87158-99772
  19. Chuck Cheesman: Three Cups of Coffee Coming Home self 83707-35692
  20. Tom Michael: The Perfect Cup of Coffee (Beckie Menzie-Cheri Coons) Let Me Be Your Home LML 256
  21. Beth Wood: Miles for Breakfast The Weather Inside Blue Rock 1030
  22. Steve Poltz: Fistfight at a Vegan Brunch Folksinger 98 Pounder 41444-16982
  23. Dan Hart: Tofu Cowboy The Life of Dan Stone Boat 83707-40282
  24. Greg Klyma: Kale Store PianoMandoNation self no#
  25. Tom Chapin: The Ultimate Lunchroom (Tom Chapin-John Forster) Give Peas a Chance Sundance 82148-11252
  26. Mouths of Babes (Ingrid Elizabeth-Ty Greenstein): Gospel Truth (Ingrid Elizabeth) Faith & Fumes self 00261-41545
  27. The Bills: What Trouble Is (Chris Frye-Adrian Dolan-Marc Atkinson) Trail of Tales Borealis 239
  28. Ken Whiteley: Give Your Hands to Struggle (Bernice Johnson Reagon) Freedom Blues Borealis 242
  29. Anne Hills: Mother (Tom Paxton) The Things I Notice Now Appleseed 1199
  30. Lauren Heintz: My Mama Blues Where I Belong self 00261-43517
  31. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands: Mama's Gonna Stay (Alice Gerrard) The Hazel and Alice Sessions Spruce & Maple 1013
  32. Lisa Null: The Mother's Song Legacies Folk-Legacy 145
  33. Gathering Time: Mom's Guitar (Stuart Kabak) Keepsake Treble-G 2016-01
  34. Alice Peacock: Lovely (Alice Peacock/Joel Sayles) Live from Space self 53089-10022
  35. Pat Donohue: Love You Like I Do Blue Yonder Bluesky 935
  36. David Maloney: If Not for Your Love My Father's Shoulders Pelican 9045
  37. Darryl Purpose w/ Eliza Gilkyson: The Meaning of My Love (Darryl Purpose-Paul Zollo) Still the Birds Blue Rock 2020
  38. Ben Bedford Prairyerth The Pilot and the Flying Machine Waterbug 124
  39. Jon Brooks: Fort McMurray Delicate Cages self 54367-02729
  40. Kate MacLeod: Prairyerth At Ken Sanders Rare Books Waterbug 115
  41. Diana Jones: The Day I Die Live in Concert Goldmine 16892-33024
  42. C. Daniel Boling: I Will Not Go Gently These Houses Berkalin 10021
  43. Alice Peacock: In All Things (Alice Peacock-Danny Myrick) Live From Space self 53089-10022
  44. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail 003-2

Fill music: Fairport Convention - Simon Nicol: End of a Holiday (S.Nicol) What We Did on Our Holidays Hanmibal 4430

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:

Brother Sun, Evie Ladin Band, The Deep Hollow, David Mallett, C. Daniel Boling, John Wort Hannam, Steve Kahn, Cosy Sheridan, The Bills, Ken Whiteley, Lauren Heintz, Laurie Lewis, Lisa Null, Gathering Time, Alice Peacock, Pat Donohue, David Maloney, Darryl Purpose, Ben Bedford, Diana Jones

CD of the week: C. Daniel Boling

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