The Midnight Special, March 14, 2020


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Lead Belly: The Midnight Special

Last Sessions

Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71


A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum (orig.B’way cast- Zero Mostel): Comedy Tonight

A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum

(Sondheim)Angel 07777 64770 22


David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Nothing Funny Here

That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three

BBC Audio


Bye Bye Birdie (orig.cast-Dick Van Dyke): Put On a Happy Face

Bye Bye Birdie

Columbia 2025


The Firesign Theatre: Doom Bot Dust

Boom Dot Bust

Rhino 75983


The Bills: Happy Be

Trail of Tales

Borealis 239


Songwriting Works: The Happy Life

Life’s a Song

Songwriting Workds 00261-47555


Stephen Wade: Tales and Yarns

A Storyteller’s Story – Sources of Banjo Dancing

Patuxent 333


New Lost City Ramblers: The Arkansas Traveller

20 Years / Concert Performances

Flying Fish 102


Iona Fyfe: Guise of Tough

Away From My Window

Cairnie 80992-15832


Jim & Susie Malcolm: Twa Gadgies

The Berries

Beltane 112


Carrie Newcomer: Everything We Need

The Point of Arrival

Available Light 05


George & Gerry Armstrong: Simple Gifts

Smithsonian Folkways 2335


Tom Paxton: Life

Boat in the Water

Pax 00261-45023


Peter Yarrow: Weave Me the Sunshine

Peter, Paul and Mary: The Collection

Reader’s Digest 8505


National Lampoon: Deteriorata

Greatest Hits of the National Lampoon

Uproar 3854-2


Matt Watroba: Si’s Sigh

The Far Si: The Si Kahn Funny Songbook

self 49288-42062


Doc & Merle Watson: It’s a Crazy World

Look Away!

United Artists 887


Stephen Wade: Swing and Turn Jubilee

Across the Amerikee: Showpieces from Coal Camp to Cattle Trail

Smithsonian Folkways 40223


Jud Caswell: Mary Mack

Live at the Seagull Shop

self 88295-94774


Heather Maloney: Miss Mary Mack

Heather Maloney

Signature Sounds 2053


Poor Man’s Gambit: The Sweetness of Mary set – Sweetness of Mary

Land of Sunshine



Larry Rand: Moscow Mitch

(private recording)


James Whitmore as Will Rogers: Politicians – Republican Party Convention

Will Rogers’ U.S.A.

Columbia 30546


Roy Zimmerman: Ol’ Man Fibber

Rize Up

Metaphor 928


Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, Ralph Wilder, clarinet: Sammy’s Freilechs

You Should Be So Lucky!

Shanachie 67006


You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown (orig.B’way cast): Happiness

You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown

Decca 012159851-2


Donovan Leitch: Happiness Runs

Try for the Sun

Epic Legacy radio promo


Stacey Earle: Makes Me Happy

Dancin’ With Them That Brung Me

Gearle 2803-2


Audra McDonald w/NY Phil, c.Andy Einhorn: Make Someone Happy

Decca 0028495-02


The Incredible String Band: How Happy I Am

The Incredible String Band

Elektra 7322


The Carter Family: I’ll Be All Smiles Tonight

Gold Watch and Chain

Rounder 1070


Trova: I Am So Happy


Red House 43


The Most Happy Fella (1992 B’way cast-Spiro Malas): The Most Happy Fella

The Most Happy Fella

(1992 B’way cast-Spiro Malas):


Wilderness Road (Warren Leming & Nate Herman): The Midnight Mediocre

WFMT recording


Marty Robinson: Radio Marvelous station break

WFMT recording


Jane Godfrey: Breakfast

Imagine We Have Wings

self 88295-95363


Vance Gilbert: Root Beer for Breakfast

One Meat Ball

Appleseed 1096


The Town Pants: Breakfast with St. Swithin

Weight of Words

self 003


Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt: Why Am I Painting the Living Room

Evidence of Happiness

self 00261-35207


Amanda Biggs: No Matter Where You Go, There You Are

Amanda Biggs

:No Matter Where You Go, There You Are (


Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus: Never Give Up

Collection 2008-2018

Berkalin 10022


Callaghan: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Acoustic Coffee House

self 00261-44015


Carrie Newcomer: This Too Will Pass

The Age of Possibility

Philo 116711226-2


Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I’m Gone (close)

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 parentheses