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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
August 6, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Greg Greenway: Can't Get Out of My Own Way 20,000 Versions of the Sun Sheen of Heat 88295-46875
  3. Sonia (Rutstein): The Other Man Live at Maximal Disappear Fear 1018
  4. Graham Nash: Myself at Last This Path Tonight Blue Castle 1516-8
  5. Maria Dunn: Jock Stewart (trad) Gathering Distant Whisper 06
  6. Bonnie Raitt: I Gave My Love a Candle (Joel Zoss) Takin My Time Warner Bros. 2729
  7. Pete Seeger: Riddle Song (I Gave My Love a Cherry) (trad) American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 2 Smithsonian Folkways 40151
  8. Millpond Moon (Rune Hauge-Kjersti Misje): Life Is a Riddle (Rune Hauge) Broke in Brooklyn Tikopia 84501-80023
  9. The Belle Hollows: Come the Mornin' (Jeremy Johnson-Calan O'Bryan) Miller's Creek Elm Hill101
  10. Erika Kulnys: Love Me in the Morning Rise Up self 44667-03689
  11. Greg Greenway: Good Morning 20,000 Versions of the Sun Sheen of Heat 88295-46875
  12. John Flynn: Buffalo Nickels Mercy self 01344-00112
  13. Roosevelt Dime: Roosevelt Dime (Andrew Green) Full Head of Steam self 88174-24637
  14. Zoe Mulford: Pocket Fulla Quarters Coyote Wings Azalea City 1205
  15. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Weather on Opinion Radio That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Audio
  16. The Special Consensus w/ Rhonda Vincent, v: Sunshine on My Shoulders (John Denver-Richard Kniss-Michael Taylor) Country Boy: A Bluegrass Tribute to John Denver Compass 74627-2
  17. Anais Mitchell: Any Way the Wind Blows xoa Wilderland 003
  18. Marilyn Rucker: Email Legends Tea Pot Lady self 11021-5501-2
  19. Jenny Bienemann: Emails Heading Slowly Towards the Beginning self 00261-36316
  20. Larry Rand w/ David Roche kazoo, Al Erich, bass: E-Mail Blues (Rand) (WFMT 50th Anniversary Celebration) WFMT recording
  21. Carrie Newcomer: Don't Push Send The Geography of Light Philo 11671-1253-2
  22. Pierce Pettis: I Am Nothing That Kind of Love Compass 744962
  23. The Steel Wheels: Help Me (Trent Wagler) Leave Some Things Behind Big Ring 00261-41839
  24. Dan Navarro: Shed My Skin Skinless Red Hen 10
  25. Matt Watroba: Old Love (Neal Hagberg) The Best Is Yet To Be Ledgewood 8312
  26. Anne Hills & Jay Ansill: When You Are Old (Ansill/W.B.Yeats) Fragile Gifts Hand & Heart 2016
  27. David Maloney: Old Heart of Mine My Father's Shoulders Pelican 9045
  28. C. Daniel Boling: I Will Not Go Gently These Houses Berkalin 2016
  29. The Mitchell Trio: Your Friendly, Liberal Neighborhood Ku-Klux-Klan (B.Cross) Violets of Dawn Collectors' Choice 374-2
  30. Richard Farina: Birmingham Sunday (trad/Farina) Best of Broadside Smithsonian Folkways 40130
  31. Tom Paxton: Ain't That News Elektra import 8122-73565-2
  32. The Stray Birds: All the News (Oliver Craven-Maya De Vitri) Magic Fire Yep Roc 2475
  33. Cambridge Circus: BBC BC (May 3, 1966) WFMT recording
  34. Brother Sun - Greg Greenway: Fox News (Greenway) (Folkstage - August 27, 2011) WFMT Recording
  35. Randy Newman: Political Science The Randy Newman Songbook Vol. 1 Nonesuch 79689-2
  36. Tom Lehrer: So Long, Mom (A Song for World War III) The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2 79831
  37. The Weavers: I'm Standing on the Outside of Your Shelter (Shel Silverstein) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  38. Robert Klein: Civil Defense (No Talking) Child of the 50's Brut 6001
  39. Anais Mitchell: Two Kids xoa Wilderland 003
  40. Rod MacDonald: The Man Who Dropped the Bomb on Hiroshima Recognition Wind River WR4028CD
  41. Jim Page: Hiroshima-Nagasaki Russian Roulette Human Interesting Whid-Isle 66433 25932-2
  42. Pierce Pettis: Hiroshima Shadow Game Moments Small World SWR076
  43. Suzanne McDermott: The 3 Dreams of J. Robert Oppenheimer Souvenir Rosema Red RR-415
  44. Lorna Campbell: The Sun Is Burning (Ian Campbell) Topic 45 rpm import
  45. Anne Hills: I Come and Stand at Every Door (Pete Seeger- James Waters/ Nazim Hikmet-Jeanette Turner) Where Have All the Flowers Gone-The Songs of Pete Seeger, Volume 1 Appleseed 1024
  46. Fred Small: Cranes Over Hiroshima No Limit Rounder 4018
  47. Sam Baker: Go in Peace Say Grace self no#
  48. 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:

Greg Greenway, Graham Nash, Sonia, Maria Dunn, Millpond Moon, Belle Hollows, Erika Kulnys, John Flynn, Anais Mitchell, Ann Hills & Jay Ansill, The Stray Birds

CD of the week: Greg Greenway

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