The Midnight Special : December 31, 2009

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December 31, 2009
Lead Belly : The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
The Pajama Game (orig.B’way cast) : Once-a-Year Day (Richard Adler/Jerry Ross) Columbia SK89253
Josh White : Raise a Ruckus (trad) The Elektra Years Rhino Handmade RHM2 7879
Odetta & Larry : I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago (trad, Odetta-Larry) At the Tin Angel Fantasy OBCCD-565-2
Alan Arkin : I Like You Columbia 45 rpm
Whittinghill & Arbogast : Two Announcers Dick Whittinghill & Bob Arbogast at Carnegie Hall Dot DLP3500
Tanglefoot : Commodore’s Compliments (Steve Ritchie) Agnes on the Cowcatcher Borealis BCD143
Dr. West’s Medicine Show & Junk Band : The Eggplant That Ate Chicago (Norman Greenbaum) Euphoria: The Best of Dr. West’s Medicine Show & Junk Band Sundazed SCD11070
Yuri Rasovsky : The Chicago Language Tape WFMT 50th Anniversary – From the Archives WFMT Fine Arts Circle
Grimm Brothers : Wack, Wack, Wacker Drive (private recording)
Steve Goodman : Lincoln Park Pirates Live at the Earl of Old Town Red Pajamas RPJ017
Thom Bishop : Saturday Evening Special (private 45 rpm)
Woody Allen : Moose Stand Up Comic Rhino R275721
Utah Phillips : Moose Turd Pie Good Though! Philo PH1004CD
Gibson & Camp : Skillet Good and Greasy (trad, arr. Gibson-Camp) At the Gate of Horn Collectors’ Choice CCM227-2
Steve Lyon : The Wilted Lettuce Orgy There’s No Place Like Mars Flying Fish FF306
Tom Lehrer : The Elements (A.Sullivan/T.Lehrer) The Remains of Tom Lehrer Rhino R2-79831-2
John Forster : Helium Philo PHCD1214
Les Barker : Reinstalling Windows Arovertherapy Mrs. Ackroyd DOG105
Man of LaMancha (orig.French cast – Jacques Brel) : Le Quete (The Impossible Dream) (Mitch Leigh/Joe Darion, trans.Jacques Brel)Barclay 80381S
Pete Seeger : Abiyoyo Live in ’65 Appleseed APRCD1118-2
Susan Werner : Did Trouble Me The Gospel Truth self Sleeve Dog 01
Wait a Minim! (orig.cast-Nigel Pegram) : Black-White Calypso (Jeremy Taylor) London AM58002
Spike Jones : Blue Danube (J.Strauss/Sole Meyer-Del Porter) Not Your Standard Spike Jones Collection Collectors’ Choice CCM329-2
Sam Hinton : It’s a Long Way From Amphioxus Songs of Men Smithsonian Folkways FA2400
Jan Hobson : Throw Your Cat Away 45 rpm private recording
Second City (Rasche-Stahl) : I Hate Liver (WFMT recording)
The Capitol Steps : Y2K (Ett-Liggett/ parody Newport-Strauss) It’s Not Over ‘Til the First Lady Sings CapSteps CSCD1020
Priscilla Herdman Anne Hills Cindy Mangsen : At the Turning of the Year (Anne Hills) Heart & Hand 2000
The Armstrong Family : How Can I Keep From Singing (trad) The Wheel of the Year Flying Fish FF70594
Pete Morton : When We Sing Together ( Folkstage – September 13, 2008) WFMT Recording
at 12 : 03: Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (orig.cast): If We Only Have Love (Brel) Columbia SK 89998
Fill : John Fahey: Auld Lang Syne (trad,arr.Fahey) Christmas Guitar Varrick CDVR-002
Ronny Cox : Holy Now (Peter Mayer) Songs with . . . Repercussions Wind River WR4024CD
Tom Paxton : How Beautiful Upon the Mountain )4:07) Comedians & Angels Appleseed APRCD1105
Jack Schechtman : On Cherry Mountain Jack Himself – From Soup to Nuts Columbia LC31339
Judy Garland : Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen/E.Y. Harburg) The Judy Garland Deluxe Set Capitol STCL2988
The Beatles : Blackbird (Lennon-McCartney) White Album Parlophone CDP7 46443-2
Tim Grimm : The Back Fields Wind River WR4035CD
Andy Stewart : Scottish Soldier The Andy Stewart Collection MFP CD7 81069-2
Edith Piaf : La Vie en Rose (Louiguy-Piaf-David) The Very Best of Edith Piaf Capitol CDP7-96632-2
Townes Van Zandt : I’ll Be Here in the Morning Townes Van Zandt Fat Possum FP1083-2
Judy Collins : Send in the Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) Judith Elektra 111-2 252 019
Al Day : Sammy’s Bar (Cyril Tawney) Remembering Fred – A Tribute to Fred Holstein Remembering Fred 001
The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem : The Parting Glass (trad, arr.Clancy-Makem) The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem at Carnegie Hall-The Complete 1963 Concert Columbia Legacy 8869742571-2