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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
October 8, 2016

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Oscar Brand: Something to Sing About Live on Campus Kapp 3624
  3. Woody Guthrie: This Land Is Your Land Smithsonian Folkways 40100
  4. Oscar Brand: When I First Came to This Land Live on Campus Kapp 3624
  5. The Weavers: Kisses Sweeter Than Wine (trad-Lead Belly-Weavers) Omega 3021/22
  6. Libby Koch: Lady Luck Just Move On Berkalin 45121-09483
  7. Kenny White: Another Bell Unaswered Long List of Priors MVP 2385
  8. Corinne West: Trouble No More (Corinne West-Kelly Joe Phelps) Starlight Highway Make 7447
  9. Joan & Joni (Allison Shapira & Kipyn Martin): Circle Game (Joni Mitchell) Joan & Joni self 00261-41805
  10. The Limeliters: Circle (Harry Chapin) Pass the Music On self 35961-22002
  11. Billy Crockett: Big Old World Rabbit Hole Blue Rock 2030
  12. Greg Brown: Boomtown The Poet Game Red House 68
  13. Firesign Theatre: We Heart Billville Boom Dot Bust Rhino 75983
  14. Howie Bursen: Building Boom Flying Fish 441
  15. The Steeldrivers: Shallow Grave (Gary Nichols-Barry Billings) Hammer Down Rounder 11661-9122-2
  16. Frank Proffitt: Tom Dooley (Dula) (trad,arr.Lomax-Warner-Proffitt) Frank Proffitt of Reese, NC Folk-Legacy 1
  17. Rob McHale: Tom Dula (Set Me Free) Tom Dooley and Friends Wooden Door 20869-03332
  18. John Lowell: Laura Foster I Am Going to the West self 84501-80270
  19. Compagnon's de la Chanson: Fais Ta Priere 45 rpm import
  20. Rob McHale: Laura Foster Tom Dooley and Friends Wooden Door 20869-03332
  21. Greg Brown: Laughing River Dream Cafe Red House 47
  22. Tish Hinojosa: Laughing River Running / Riendo el Rio Corre The Best of Tish Hinojosa Live Rounder 11661-3221-2
  23. Jack Tempchin: Old River One More Song Blue Elan 1026
  24. Still on the Hill: Lovely Buffalo (Kelly & Donna Mulhollan) Still a River Termite Tracs 88295-48034
  25. Madeleine Peyroux & Lang Lang: Moon River (Henry Mancini) New York Rhapsody Sony 86985332922

The following are dedicated to the presidential debates:

  1. Annie Get Your Gun (orig.cast-Ethel Merman & Ray Middleton): Anything You Can Do (Irving Berlin) MCA 10047
  2. Monty Python: Argument Clinic The Final Rip Off Virgin 07777-86033-2
  3. Cindy Mangsen & Steve Gillette: Talkin' at the Same Time (Lou & Peter Berryman) Berrymania - The Songs of Lou & Peter Berryman Compass Rose 14
  4. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Arguing the Moral Toss That Mitchell & Webb Sound - Series One BBC Audio
  5. Maria Muldaur: The Diplomat (Dan Hicks) Maria Muldaur & Her Garden of Joy Sony Plain 1332
  6. Michael J. Miles w/ Don Jacobs, clarinet: Send in the Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) A-sides Right Turn on Red 00261-44144
  7. David Bromberg Band: The Blues, The Whole Blues and Nothing But The Blues (Gary Nicholson-Russell Smith) Red House 297
  8. Sam Bayer: Crimes Against the Blues The Great Indoors self 85007-61777
  9. Pat Donohue: Irish Blues Nobody's Fault Bluesky 930
  10. Sue Fink: Advice Giver Thoughts at an Intersection self 00261 27283
  11. Megon McDonough: Take My Advice Breathe self 85767-99410
  12. Cory Danyluk & Sarah Card: Take Your Own Advice (Cory Danyluk) Jaybird self, no#
  13. Oscar Brand: Kafoozalum (trad) The Best of Oscar Brand Tradition 2053
  14. Maria Muldaur: Midnight at the Oasis (David Nichtern) 40 Years of Maria Muldaur - I'm a Woman Rhino 26663-02192
  15. Katie McNally Trio: Down the Burn / Davie Lad (trad) The Boston States self 88295-45244
  16. Oscar Brand: Touch the Earth American Dreamer self no#
  17. Magpie: We Belong to the Earth (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino) In This World: Looking Back, Moving Forward Sliced Bread CDSB75315
  18. Bob Zentz: This Old Earth Mirrors and Changes Folk-Legacy FSI-51
  19. 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:

Libby Koch, Kenny White, Corinne West, Billy Crockett, Jack Tempchin, Still on the Hill, Madeleine Peyroux, David Bromberg, Michael J. Miles

CD of the week: Kenny White

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