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048 - 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Working (orig.cast): All the Live Long Day (I Hear America Singing by Walt Whitman) (Stephen Schwartz) Fynsworth Alley 302062114-2
  3. Tim O'Brien: Workin' Chicken & Egg Howdy Skies 1005
  4. Grasstowne: Hard Workin' Man (Wayne Winkle) The Other Side of Towne Pinecastle 1170
  5. Woody Guthrie: Talking Hard Work Folkways The Original Vision: Songs of Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly Smithsonian Folkways 40000
  6. Tom Paxton: I'm the Man That Built the Bridges Ain't That News Elektra import 8122 73565-2
  7. James Gordon - Noni Crete: We Work Away (Jas.Gordon) Hardscrabble Road Pipe Street 27
  8. Billy Bragg & Wilco: Joe DiMaggio Done It Again (B.Bragg/Woody Guthrie) Mermaid Avenue Vol. II Elektra 62522-2
  9. John McCutcheon: Doing My Job Sermon on the Mound Appasongs 2008
  10. Matt Watroba: They Used to Play Baseball Here Shine Right Through the Dark Yellow Room 013
  11. Neptune's Car: Lighthouse Keeper (Holly Hanson-Steve Hayes) Strawberry Moon self 84501 28508
  12. Melissa Javors: You're Like a Lighthouse Crazy Wisdom Chrome 4205
  13. Antje Duvekot: Lighthouse The Near Demise of the High Wire Dancer Black Wolf BW008
  14. Tom Juravich: Millworker (James Taylor) Altar of the Bottom Line Finnegan 002
  15. Si Kahn: Aragon Mill In My Heart Philo 1169
  16. Maddy Prior: Honest Work (Todd Rundgren) Flesh & Blood Park 38
  17. Jonathan Edwards: Everybody Works in China (Henry Gross) (Folkstage - May 15, 2010) WFMT Recording

Station Break

  1. Anais Mitchell: Of a Friday Night The Brightness Righteous Babe 053D
  2. Finest Kind: He Comes Like the Rain (Like Wind He Goes) (Bruce Utah Phillips) For Honour & For Gain Fallen Angle 09
  3. Jill O'Hara: Old Man (Randy Newman) Alone Together self no#
  4. Jim McGrath: Before They Close the Minstrel Show (Bob Coltman) Last of the Romantics Wepecket Island Records 011
  5. Andy Cohen: Railroad Blues (Sam McGee, adapt. A.Cohen) Built Right on the Ground Earwig 4949
  6. Bill Monroe & The Bluegrass Boys (Peter Rowan, guitar): Kansas City Railroad Blues (trad) Live Recordings 1956-1969 Smithsonian Folkways 40063
  7. Jimmie Rodgers: The Brakeman's Blues First Sessions 1927-1928 Rounder 1056
  8. The Special Consensus: Can't Go Back (Justin Carbone/ Alan Bartram) Everything's Alright Pinecastle 1142
  9. Kate Wolf w/ Lionel Kilberg: You Can't Go Back (Kate Wolf-Lionel Kilberg) Breezes Gadfly 210
  10. Anne Hills: Run the Film Backwards (Sydney Carter) (Midnight Special 50th Anniversary New Year's Eve Party - January 1, 2004) WFMT Recording
  11. Al Day: Joe Doubles Guest House self 29048 02942
  12. Bob Gibson: Uptown Saturday Night Hogeye 005
  13. Justin Townes Earle: One More Night in Brooklyn Harlem River Blues Bloodshot 744302 01782 2
  14. Tom Waits: Searching for the Heart of Saturday Night Asylum 7E-1015
  15. Annie Gallup: All Night Rain Weather Waterbug 0093
  16. Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band: The Night Prayer Legacy Compass 745432
  17. Dejah Leger: Mother Earth and Father Time (Richard M. & Robt. B. Sherman) Hand Sewn Lullabies self 10981 30082
  18. Bob Dylan: Mr. Tambourine Man The Best of the Original Mono Recordings Columbia Legacy 88697791672

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