The Midnight Special, October 10, 2020

By |

Share this Post


  1. Keb’ Mo’: “Every Morning”; Keb’ Mo’; Keb’ Mo’/Epic EK 57863 CD
  2. Stan Freberg: “John & Marsha”; Stan Freberg; Tip of the Freberg – Disc 1/Rhino R2 75645
  3. Amy Fradon: “She Loved Moses”; Amy Fradon w/Rick Danko; Passion Angel Leo/100 CD
  4. Dev Singh: “Moses”; Dev Singh; Balboa Rampur Records/SR-110CD
  5. Dick Gaughan: “Turn, Turn, Turn”; Dick Gaughan; Redwood Cathedral/Appleseed 1027
  6. Cliff Eberhardt: “She Loved He”; Cliff Eberhardt; Mona Lisa Cafe/Shanachie 8017
  7. Lara Herscovitch: “Castle Walls”; Lara Herscovitch; Highway Philosophers
  8. Debra Cowan: “Polly on the Shore”; Debra Cowan; Greening the Dark Muzzy House Music/819
  9. Odetta: “Katy Cruel”; Odetta; Odetta Sings of Many Things RCA Victor/LSP-2923
  10. Haroula Rose, Peter Bradley Adams, Zac Rae: “Rachel’s Song”; Haroula Rose, Peter Bradley Adams, Zac Rae; Once Upon a River River Run Films/53789 CD
  11. Bruce Cockburn: “Pacing the Cage”; Bruce Cockburn; Charity of Night/Rykodisc RCD 10366
  12. Grace Griffith: “Wondering Where the Lions Are”; Grace Griffith; Minstrel Song/G2 G2 CD 10068
  13. Rachel Garlin: “Democracy Demands”; Rachel Garlin; Charterhouse pre-release download
  14. Richard Schindell: “Darkness, Darkness”; Richard Shindell; Reunion Hill/Shanachie 8027
  15. The Lone Bellow: “Dust Settles”; The Lone Bellow; Half Moon Light/Dualtone 803020198920
  16. Merle Travis: “Midnight Special”; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ CMH/6255
  17. Ruston Kelly: “Pressure”; Ruston Kelly; Shape & Destroy Rounder/1166100919
  18. (Laura Cortese): “From The Ashes”; Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards; Compass 7 4752 2
  19. Richard Thompson & Danny Thompson: “Sweetheart on the Barricade”; Richard Thompson & Danny Thompson; Industry/Hannibal HNCD 1414
  20. Red Molly: “1952 Vincent Black Lightning”; Red Molly; The Red Album/Red Molly 88295 06511
  21. The Folkaltones: “One Door Opens”; The Folkaltones (Miriam Rosenblum, Hal Aqua, Carla Sciaky); Propinquity Tuning Up / Propinquity
  22. Jason Isbell: “Only Children”; Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit; Reunions Thirty Tigers/SER99932
  23. Dennis Warner: “Carefully Taught”; Dennis Warner; Pilot Me Main Trail Productions/MTP0814-11
  24. Pete Seeger: “Tomorrow is a Highway”; Pete Seeger; If I had a Hammer: Songs of Hope & Struggle/Folkways SF CD 40096
  25. Guy Carawan: “Little Black Flies”; Guy Carawan; Songs with Guy Carawan/Folkways F-3544
  26. Taj Mahal w/Ramata Diakate & Toumani Diabate: “Queen Bee”; Taj Mahal with Toumani Diabate; Kulanjan/Hannibal HNCD 1444
  27. The Arrogant Worms: “Heimlich Maneuver”; The Arrogant Worms; Dirt!/Arrogant Worms AW-999
  28. Mary Chapin-Carpenter: “Everybody’s Got Something; Mary -Chapin Carpenter; Lambent Light Records The Dirt and The Stars / LLR003
  29. Scott Cook: “Just Enough Empties”; Scott Cook; Canada Council for the Arts Tangle of Souls / 76868 22515
  30. Susan Werner: “To Be There”; Susan Werner; Long Live 95269 03327 9
  31. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection Maddox 2020
  32. The Smothers Brothers: “The Saga of John Henry”; The Smothers Brothers; The Best of The Smothers Brothers/Vanguard 79595-2
  33. Carol Elizabeth Jones w/James Leva & Laurel Bliss: “Nine Pound Hammer”; Carol Elizabeth Jones w/James Leva & Laurel Bliss; Cataloochee/5-String Productions 5SP0801
  34. Windborne: “Gimme Just Little More Time”; Windborne; Recollections Revolutions Wand’ring Feet Publishing/WFR101
  35. (Melanie DeMore): “Intro to One Foot/Lead With Love”; Melanie DeMore w/Alastair Moock; Moockshake Music 00261 48083
  36. Alastair Moock w/ Crys Matthews: “One Foot/Lead With Love”; Alastair Moock w/Crys Matthews; Be A Pain/Moockshake Music 00261 48083
  37. Christine Lavin: “First Dance/Last Dance” (song for David Ippolito); Christine Lavin; On My Way to Hooterville 95269 03230 2
  38. Tim Grimm: “Gone”; Tim Grimm; Gone The Single Vault Records/VR016
  39. Renee Elise Goldsberry, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Phillipa Soo, Ensemble: “It’s Quiet Uptown”; Original Broadway Cast; Hamilton/Atlantic 551093-2
  40. Carmen Cusack & Company: “Sun is Gonna Shine”; Original Broadway Cast, feat. Carmen Cusack; Bright Star/Razor & Tie 84501-02
  41. Loudon Wainwright III w/Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks: “So the Bluebirds and the Blackbirds Got Together”; Loudon Wainwright III; I’d Rather Lead A Band Search Party/66691CD
  42. Meklit & The Kronos Quartet: “The President Sang Amazing Grace”; Meklit & The Kronos Quartet; Long Time Passing Smithsonian Folkways/TBE
  43. Joan Baez: “Ring Them Bells”; Joan Baez with Mary Black; Ring Them Bells/Guardian 7243 8 34989 2 5
  44. Mahalia Jackson: “I’m On My Way (to Canaan Land)”; Mahalia Jackson; Apollo Sessions Vol II (1946-51)/Pair PCD-2-1346
  45. Garnet Rogers: “Small Victory”; Garnet Rogers; Folkstage: Garnet Rogers/WFMT 01-19-2013 (1 of 2)
  46. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special Solo (Long)” Instrumental; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004