The Midnight Special, April 25, 2020


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Lead Belly: The Midnight Special

Last Sessions

Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71


Ruthie Foster Big Band: Joy Comes Back (I Want to Be Ready)

Live at the Paramount

Blue Corn 2001


(David) Buskin & (Robin) Batteau: Choose Joy

Red Shoes and Golden Hearts

Nouveau Retro 00261-27081


Peter & Mary Alice Amidon w/ Jennifer Armstrong, Georgia Rose, & Suzannah Armstrong-Park: I Still Have Joy

Hymns & Ballads

Ammus 09-02


Tim Harrison: Joy Alright

Wheatfield with Crows

2nd Avenue 2008


Mia Arends & Michael Derning: Joy

Rough Magic

self 88295-91927


Randy Newman: Stay Away



Sebastian Cabot: It Ain’t Me Babe

Sebastian Cabot, actor, Bob Dylan, Poet

Rev-Ola 198


The Burns Sisters: Stay Away from Me

In This World

Philo 1198


Crys Matthews & Heather Mae: Six Feet Apart

(private recording)


Rachel Garlin: Out There


self 00261-48054


Tom Paxton: Little Lost Child

How Come the Sun

Reprise 6443


The David Bromberg Band: Lovin’ of the Game

Big Road

Red House 316


The Baseball Project (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Scott McCaughey, Steve Wynn and Linda Pitmon): The Baseball Card Song


YepRoc promo


Jean Shepherd: Balls

Jean Shepherd and other foibles

Collectors’ Choice 343-2


Larry Kaplan: Baseball

Furthermore. . .

Folk-Legacy 148


Damn Yankees (orig.cast-Russ Brown & cast): Heart

Damn Yankees

(Richard Adler/Jerry Ross) RCA Victor 3948-2


Bud Abbott & Lou Costello: Who’s On First

The Amercian Comedy Box 1915-1994

Rhino 71617


You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown (orig.cast): T.E.A.M. (The Baseball Game)

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown

Decca 012159851-2


John Doyle w/ Cathy Jordan & John McCusker: Teelin Harbour

The Path of Stones

Compass 74739-2


The Once: Three Fishers

The Once

Borealis 204


Wm. Pint & Felicia Dale: Heaven’s a Bar

Seven Seas

Waterbug 055


Roy Zimmerman: The Liar Tweets Tonight

(Solomon Linda, parody Roy Zimmerman) (private recording)


Martin Simpson w/ Jessica Ruby Simpson: The Turtle and the Asp

Red Roses

Thunderbird no#


David Bromberg: Who Will the Next Fool Be

Big Road

Red House 316


Claudia Nygaard & Tom Dundee: Hello In There

(John Prine) private recording


Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well… (orig.cast-Elly Stone): Old Folks (Les Vieux)

Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well…

Legacy 89998


Paul Kelly w/ Kasey Chambers: When We’re Both Old and Mad

Songs from the South – 1985-2019 – Greatest Hits

Cooking Vinyl 029


Don Caron & Linda Gower: Confounds the Science

(Don Caron parody of Paul Simon) private recording


Jon Wilcox: Science Ain’t Gonna Save You Baby

Still Life

Sage Arts 2012


Li’L Abner (orig.B’way cast – Howard St. John): Progress Is the Root of All Evil

Li’L Abner

Columbia 877200


Joel Mabus: God Don’t Like It – I Don’t Either

Different Hymnal.

Fossil 2517


Danny Schmidt: A Prayer for the Sane

(private recording)


John Flynn: Papa Gene’s Blues

(Mike Nesmith) private recording


Archie Fisher: Jock Stewart

The Man With a Rhyme

Folk-Legacy 61


Jim Photoglo w/ Freebo: Sparks in the Radio

Folkstage – May 14, 2005

WFMT recording


Trio Dhoore (Koen, Hartwin, Ward Dhoore): Heuvelland


Trad 004


Ian Foster & Nancy Hynes: Siena

(private recording)


Pete Morton with Full House: When We Sing Together

Game of Life

Fellside 271


Small Potatoes: Simple Faith

(David Tamulevich) private recording


Shelley Posen w/ John Sheard, p: Long Long Tunnel

private recording


Eileen McGann: Love & Light Surround Me


Surround Me


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