The Midnight Special, May 2, 2020


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Lead Belly: The Midnight Special

Last Sessions

Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71


Pete Seeger: Turn! Turn! Turn!

Pete Seeger’s Greatest Hits

Legacy 65711


Noel Paul Stookey: In These Times

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Rant Maggie Rant: Toast to a New Day / A Good Western Wind


self 09015-64434


Gordon Bok w/ Bob Zentz: Turning Toward the Morning

Together Again for the First Time

Timberhead Music 21


Pete Morton: Oh Had I a Golden Thread

(Pete Seeger) Further 024545-885828


Nell & Jim Band (Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally): Woe Is Me

Western Sun

Whipporwill 0590


David Roth: Meet You Where You Are

Stockfish 357-4095-2


Lara Herscovitch: In Your Corner

Highway Philosophers

La Rama 2002


Cosy Sheridan: Keep Your Overhead Low

The Horse King

Waterbug 102


David Buskin & Co.: A Folksinger Earns Every Dime

Big Times in a Small Town – The Vineyard Tapes

Philo 1155


Jud Caswell: Get Poor Slow

Live! At The Seagull Shop

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Danny Schmidt: 2020 Vision

(private recording)


Ellis Delaney: Bird on a Wire

Ordinary Love

Singing Crow


Dear World (orig. B’way cast): The Spring of Next Year

Dear World

Sony 48220


David Roth: When the Universe Is Ready

(D.Roth-Grant Baldwin) (private recording)


Pete Seeger: My Get Up and Go

Pete Seeger Now

Omni 125


Tom Paxton: Not Tonight Marie


Vanguard 79411


Pete Seeger: This Old Car

Pete Seeger Now

Omni 125


Odetta: Car-Car Song

Odetta & Larry at the Tin Angel

Fantasy 565-2


Rachael Sage: Ohio

Character (Acoustic)



Magpie: Kent

Give Light

Long Tail


Thom Bishop: Four Killed at Kent

WFMT studio – August, 1974

WFMT recording


Pete Seeger: If I Had a Hammer (Hammer Song)

The Smithsonian Folkways Collection

Smithsonian Folkways 40225


The David Bromberg Band: Take This Hammer

Big Road

Red House 315


Steve Earle: Steve’s Hammer (For Pete)

Washington Square Serenade

New-West 6128


Chuck Brodsky: Curse of the Billy Goat

Tulips for Lunch

Brodsky 8022


Steve Goodman: A Dying Cub Fan’s Last Request

Affordable Art

Omnivore 337


(Johnny) Wayne & (Frank) Shuster: A Shakespearean Baseball Game

Wayne & Shuster

Columbia 8231


John McCutcheon: I Am Here

Sermon on the Mound

Appalsongs 2008


Jan Krist: Robin Hood

Yellow Room 023


Dar Williams: When I Was A Boy

The Honesty Room

Razor & Tie 2816


Fred Small: Everything Possible

Everything Possible – Fred Small in Concert

Flying Fish 70625


Ellis Delaney: Start Where You Are

Ordinary Love

Singing Crow


Peter Seeger & Lorre Wyatt: A Toast to the Times

A More Perfect Union

Appleseed 1130


Gretchen Peters: The Night You Wrote That Song

(Mickey Newbury) Scarlet Letter13


Gene Raskin, Francesca, Theodore Bikel & Eric Weissberg: Those Were the Days

(Gene Raskin) Alcazar 45 rpm


Sutton Foster: Once Upon a Time


Ghostlight 83316


Nell & Jim Band (Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally): In My Beautiful Dream

Western Sun

Whipporwill 0590


Lara Herscovitch: From a Dream

Highway Philosophers

La Rama 2002


Thom Bishop: What Goes Down

Orphans Pub- August 27, 1982

WFMT recording


Pete Seeger: Quite Early Morning

The Smithsonian Folkways Collection

Smithsonian Folkways 40225


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