The Midnight Special, May 9, 2020


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Lead Belly: The Midnight Special

Last Sessions

Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71


Anna Turner & Robert Gruseki: Good Times Are Just Around the Corner

private recording


Annie (orig.cast B’way-Andrea McArdle): Tomorrow


Legacy 60723


Don Lange: Take Your Care and Keep Your Distance

private recording


Ellie Grace: Right Now

On the Side of Love

self 00261-47941


Mame (orig.cast B’way cast-Angela Lansbury): Open a New Window


Legacy 60959


The Seldom Scene: Open Up the Window, Noah

At the Scene

Sugar Hill 3636


Odetta & Larry: I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago / The Biggest Thing

At the Tin Angel

Fantasy 565-2


The Arrogant Worms: History Is Made By Stupid People

C’est Cheese

self 777-2


Puppets of Castro: Extraordinary Things

Puppets of Castro

Trough 1307


Tom Chapin w/ Michael Mark & Jon Cobert: Our Mothers Built This City

At the Turning Point

Sundance 029


The Beatles: Your Mother Should Know

Magical Mystery Tour

EMI 0946382465-2


Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Mother and Son

In Retrospect

Mercury 314 532 373-2


Camille West: Mother Tongue

self 102


Sally Rogers & Howie Bursen: A Chat With Your Mother

When Howie Met Sally

Flying Fish 70538


The Special Consensus: Lake Shore Drive

Chicago Barn Dance

Compass 74756-2


Martin, Bogan & The Armstrongs: Streets of Old Chicago

That Old Gang of Mine

Flying Fish 056


David Williams: Chicago, Chicago By the Lake

Route 66

Trapdoor 3


Pete Morton: Metropolitan Safari

A Golden Thread

Further 003


The Special Consensus: Sweet Home Chicago

Chicago Barn Dance

Compass 74756-2


South Pacific (orig.cast-Mary Martin): I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right out outa My Hair

South Pacific

Legacy 60722


Heather Styka: Wash Your Face

private recording


Anna Turner & Robert Gruseki: Handle Me with Care

private recording


Skinner & T’witch (Steve Skinner & Sandra Twichett): Singing on My Doorstep

(S.Skinner) (limited release)


Jan Krist: Frankenstein

Robin Hood

Yellow Room 023


Vince Bell: Frankenstein


Watermelon 1027


Uncle Bonsai: The Monster in the Closet

The Family Feast

Yellow Tail 10029


Steve Goodman w/ Bob Hoban: Mama Tried

Live ’69

(University of Illinois Auditorium – November 10, 1969) Omnivore 369


Braden Gates: Mama, I’ve Tried

Pictures of Us

Borealis 253


Severn Darden: Oedipus

The Sound of My Own Voice and Other Noises

Mercury 6202


Mary Liz McNamara: Oedipus


self no#


The Haden Triplets: Gray Mother Dreaming

The Family Songbook

Trimeter 38965


Pete Morton: Universal Basic Income

A Golden Thread

Further 003


Charlie King & Karen Brandow: Trickle Up

The Distance Remaining

Vaguely Reminiscent 9023


Mother Jones In Heaven (Vivian Nesbitt & John Dillon): Mothers

(Si Kahn) self 00261-4727


Eliza Gilkyson: Sooner or Later

20 20

Red House 316


Ellis Delaney: You Got This

Ordinary Love

Singing Crow


Carrie Newcomer: You Can Do This Hard Thing

The Beautiful Not Yet

Available Light 03


Mae Robertson & Don Jackson: Child of Mine

The Sun Upon the Lake Is Low

Lyric Partners 4902-2


Cindy Ruenes: My Name Is Mom

Please Don’t Tell Me How to Dance

self 88295-66572


Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer: Dear Mom

A Parents’ Home Companion

Rounder 8031


Iris DeMent: When My Mornin’ Comes Around

The Way I Should

Warner Bros. 946188-2


Ruthie Foster: Brand New Day

Live at the Paramount

Blue Corn 2001


Leo Kottke: All Through the Night

Ice Water

One Way 18458


Dan Fogelberg: To the Morning

Home Free

Columbia 31751


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