The Midnight Special, November 28, 2020

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  1. Joel Mabus: “The Naked Truth”; Joel Mabus; The Naked Truth | Fossil 288 CD
  2. Sterling Holloway: “Trust in Me: The Python’s Song” (Sherman Brothers); Sterling Holloway as The Python; The Jungle Book | Disney STER-3948
  3. Diane Taraz: “Lookin’ for Trouble” (Steve Goodman); Diane Taraz; Gathered Safely In | Beacon BCN 10143-2
  4. The Bills: “What Trouble Is”; The Bills (formerly The Bill Hilly Band); Trail of Tales | Borealix BCD239
  5. Joan Baez: “Simple Twist of Fate” (Bob Dylan); Joan Baez; Complete A&M Recordings/A&M Chronicles B0000828-02 3 of 4
  6. (Wendy Wall): “Water Water”; Wendy Wall; Wildbird CD001
  7. Son House: “Grinnin’ in Your Face”; Eddie James “Son” House, Jr.; Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Son House | Columbia Legacy CK 90485
  8. Mike Scott: “Wonderful Disguise”; Mike Scott (of the Waterboys); Bring ’em All In/Chrysalis 7243 8 35200
  9. Bob Bradshaw: “My Double and I”; Bob Bradshaw; American Echoes Fluke
  10. Eliza Gilkyson: “Clever Disguise”; Eliza Gilkyson; Beautiful World | Red House Records RHR CD 212
  11. Carolina Chocolate Drops: “Tom Dula”; Carolina Chocolate Drops (Rhiannon Giddens, Dom Flemons, Justin Robinson); Dona Got A Ramblin’ Mind | Music Maker MMCD78
  12. The Biddies: “Dangerous Boys” (Kitty Donohoe); The Biddies: Kitty Donohoe, Jan Krist, Claudia Schmidt; Folkstage Folkstage 07-28-07 1 of 2
  13. The Red Clay Ramblers: “Diamond Joe”; The Red Clay Ramblers; The Red Clay Ramblers | RCR Records RCR 001
  14. The Strangelings: “Hard Way to Learn” (Rebecca Hall); The Strangelings; Season of the Witch | Strangelings 001
  15. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004
  16. Jim Belushi and Danny Breen: “What are we going to do with you, Mr. Breen?”; Jim Belushi and Danny Breen; Second City 25th Anniversary | Midnight Special Archives WFMT – MS archives
  17. Steve Goodman: “Paul Powell”; Steve Goodman; Live: Mandel Hall, U of C, 1977 | WFMT Midnight Special Archives
  18. Original Broadway Cast: “Democracy” (Hwang & Tesori); feat. Alyse Alan Louis; Soft Power | Ghostlight 5.28.2020
  19. Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: “The Whistler of Rosslea / Earl of Hyndford’s Reel” (Ed Reavy/Trad.); Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy; One | Linus Linus 270208
  20. Great Big Sea: “Consequence Free”; Great Big Sea; Turn | Wea Wea 2 27734
  21. Jenny Reynolds: “The Trouble I’m In”; Jenny Reynolds; Any Kind of Angel / 7 00261 48218 7
  22. Mindy Jostyn: “Calamity Jane”; Mindy Jostyn; Cedar Lane | Palmetto PM2025
  23. Larry Long: “Sugar”; Larry Long w/Debbie Duncan; Well May the World Go | Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40114
  24. Paul Rishell & Annie Raines: “I Had a Good Mother and Father” (Washington Phillips; Paul Rishell & Annie Raines; Goin’ Home/Tone Cool TCL-CD-51570
  25. Gail Finnie Rundlett: “Queen Anne’s Street” (Bob Holmes); Gail Finnie Rundlett; Full Circle | BCN 10137-2
  26. Mike Craver: “From Austin to Abilene”; Mike Craver; Mould’s Undertakin | Sapsucker 2330
  27. Tom Rush: “Duncan & Brady”; Tom Rush; Blues, Songs & Ballads | Fantasy FCD-24709-2
  28. Big Bill Broonzy: “Trouble in Mind”; Big Bill Broonzy; Bill Broonzy Story | Polygram Verve 314 547 555-2 Disc 3 of 3
  29. Dan Pelletier: “8:05”; Dan Pelletier; Mr. Sunshine/Hudson Valley HVR4000-2
  30. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection Maddox 2020
  31. Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon: “Pizza Towers to Defeat”; Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon; Clone | RCA Victor Private Music 01934-11662-2
  32. Doc Watson & David Holt: “Otto Wood”; Doc Watson & David Holt; Legacy: Doc Watson & David Holt High Windy/HW1258 3
  33. Rod Picott: “Tiger Tom Dixon’s Blues”; Rod Picott; Tiger Tom Dixon’s Blues/Welding Rod 7 83707 34832 2
  34. Simon & Garfunkel: “The Boxer”; Simon & Garfunkel; Bridge Over Troubled Water | Columbia Legacy 88697 82724 2
  35. Christine Lavin: “Reminiscing With The Elusive Gentle Lonely Boxer Of Love”; Christine Lavin; Happydance Of The Xenophobe | Yellow Tail 10022
  36. Clive Revill as Fagin: “You’ve Got to Pick a Pocket or Two” (Lionel Bart); Original Broadway Cast (1963); Oliver! RCA Victor/BMG CD 41132 RG
  37. Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum: “Millionaire” (David Olney); Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum; The Oak and the Laurel | Rounder CD 0340
  38. Sierra Hull: “Poison”; Sierra Hull; 25 Trips | Rounder 116100579
  39. Denice Franke: “Little Bit of Poison” (David Olney); Denice Franke; Certain Records Comfort / DF003
  40. Anne Hills: “New Companion”; Anne Hills; Bittersweet Street/Redwing MCD 5402
  41. Bill Morrissey: “Harry’s Last Call”; Bill Morrissey; Something I Saw or Thought I Saw | Philo 11671 b227 2
  42. Bob Franke: “Predictions”; Bob Franke; In This Night | Flying FFCD 70563
  43. (Laura Love): “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; She Loved Red/Laura Love 88295 68276
  44. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special Solo (Long)” Instrumental; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004