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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
January 6, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Jim & Susie Malcolm : Willie's Gone to Melville Castle / Mally Lee (trad, arr. Malcolm) Spring Will Follow On Beltane 112
  3. Matthew Byrne: Sarah Jane (trad) Horizon Lines self 060417
  4. Jeni Hankins: The Oxygen Girl Jewell Ridge 011
  5. John Gorka: Mennonite Girl True in Time Blue Chalk-Red House 306
  6. Carrie Newcomer: Help in Hard Times The Beautiful Not Yet Available Light 03
  7. John Gorka: Cry for Help True in Time Blue Chalk-Red House 306
  8. Bob Franke: I'm in Your Corner Until We Must Part self 00261-46135
  9. Sons of the Never Wrong: Pull Me Through (Bruce Roper) Song of Sons Waterbug 129
  10. Johnsmith: Love This Growing Old Ginkgo Blue Pine 201
  11. Randall Kromm: Love in the Middle Ages Rough and Polished Stones self no#
  12. Aoife Clancy: Midlife Crisis (Eddie Dillon) It's About Time Rego 3017
  13. Mark Dvorak: The Middle Years Time Ain't Got Nothin' on Me Waterbug 0098
  14. John McEuen: Redwing (Kerry Mills,PD,arr.McEuen) String Wizards II Vanguard 79468
  15. Old Crow Medicine Show: Union Maid (Kerry Mills,PD/Woody Guthrie) Woody Guthrie at 100! Live at the Kennedy Center Legacy 88837-28092
  16. The Steel Wheels w/ Robin & Linda Williams: Red Wing (Kerry Mills/Trent Wagler) self 00261-29137
  17. Fred Holstein: Here's to You Rounders (Don Lange) Fred Holstein: A Collection Holstein 01
  18. Tom Peterson: Fetch the Old Man Home Black Hills Gold Moon House 2911
  19. Trent Severn: Got This Round (Emm Gryner) Portage self 44667-03850
  20. True North (Kristin Grainger, vocal): Dark Horse Bar and Grill (Kristen Grainger) Open Road, Broken Heart self 76217-08712
  21. True North (Dan Werzel, v.): Mighty Bourbon (Justin Evan Thompson) Open Road, Broken Heart self 72617-08712
  22. Henry Morgan: Twelve Bottles The Best of Henry Morgan Judson 3016
  23. Bob Franke: My Next Drink Until We Must Part self 00261-46135
  24. Chris LaVancher: I'll Be By Your Side Big Fat Love self 191924569459
  25. Carrie Newcomer: Writing You a Letter A Permeable Life Available Light 02
  26. We're About 9: Writing Again (Brian Gundersdorf) Engine self 83707-77762
  27. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver: Write Me Sweetheart (Roy Acuff) A School of Bluegrass Crossroads 05472
  28. Kyle Carey: Siubhail a Ruin (trad,arr.Kyle Carey) The Art of Forgetting Riverboat 1109
  29. Peg Clancy Power: Shule Agra (trad) Peg Clancy Power - Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary, Eire Folk-Legacy 8
  30. Robin Greenstein w/ Stuart Marcus: The Cruel War (trad) Images of Women, Vol. 2 Windy 219-2
  31. Paper Moon Shiners (Elena Antinelli-Frank Meyer): Who's That Knockin'? (trad) Paper Moon Shiners self no#
  32. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/ James Bachman: Doorbell Shop That Mitchell & Web Sound, Series 5 BBC Audio
  33. For Me and My Gal (orig.soundtrk-Judy Garland & Gene Kelly): For Me and My Gal (George Meyer/Edgar Leslie-E. Ray Goetz) Rhino 72204
  34. Chenille Sisters: Regretting What I Said (Christine Lavin) Haute Chenille: A Retrospective Red House 81
  35. David Roth: Necessary, True, and Kind So Far, So Good Wind River 4053
  36. Claudia Schmidt: Be Nice Spinning Pragmavision 43157-37775
  37. Kyle Carey: Sios Dhan an Abhainn (trad,arr.-adapt.K.Carey) The Art of Forgetting Riverboat 1109
  38. The Blackfeathers (Sian Chandler & Ray Hughes): Down by the River Soaked to the Bone Blue House 005
  39. Emma's Revolution: Swimming to the Other Side (Pat Humphries) Roots, Rock & Revolution Moving Forward 1334
  40. Joe Jencks: Crossing Over Links in a Chain Turtle Bear 060109-1
  41. Ruth Hill: The Sky Is High Reunion of Broken Parts Sugar Brook 88295-63642
  42. Tret Fure: The Horizon Tomboy Girl 83105
  43. Bob Zentz: Horizons Folk-Legacy 139
  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:

Jim & Susie Malcolm, Matthew Byrne, Jeni Hankins, John Gorka, Bob Franke, Johnsmith, Randal Kromm, Tom Peterson, Trent Severen, True North, Kyle Carey, The Blackfeathers, Ruth Hill

CDs of the week: True North, John Gorka

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