The Midnight Special, January 2, 2021

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  1. Herdman, Hills & Mangsen: “At the Turning of the Year” (Anne Hills); Herdman, Hills & Mangsen; At the Turning of the Year | Hand & Heart
  2. Pat Donohue: “This Is the Beginning”; Pat Donohue; Life Stories | Bluesky Records BSR 915
  3. Jeff Black: “The End”; Jeff Black; A Walk In the Sun | Lotos Nile 8 58732 96639 5
  4. Solas (Ewan MacColl): “Song of Choice”; Solas, feat. Karan Casey & Iris DeMent; Words That Remain | Shanachie 78023
  5. Bohola: “January Man and Down the Doon” (Dave Goulder); Bohola; Folksongs of Illinois #4 | Company of Folk COF10-01
  6. Steve Tilston: “And So It Goes”; Steve Tilston; And So It Goes | Flying Fish FFCD 653
  7. Second Opinion: “And So It Goes” (Billy Joel); Second Opinion: Sally Potter, Pat Madden, Betsy Clinton; Second Opinion | SecOp CD 001
  8. Orig. Broadway Cast of Cabaret: “Cabaret”; Jill Haworth/Original Broadway cast; Sony Classical Cabaret / SK60533
  9. Martin Sexton: “Diner”; Martin Sexton; Black Sheep | Eastern Front EFR CD 111
  10. The Kennedys: “Dharma Café”; The Kennedys; Stand | Koch Records KOC-CD-8675
  11. Greg Brown: “Dream Café”; Greg Brown; Dream Café | Red House RHR CD 47
  12. The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O’Connell: “Those Were the Days”; The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O’Connell; Older But No Wiser | Vanguard 79488-2
  13. Peter Rowan & Tony Rice: “The Sunny Side of the Mountain” (McAuliffe/Gregory); Peter Rowan, Tony Rice, Sharon Gilchrist, Bryn Davies; Quartet | Rounder 11661-0579-2
  14. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection Maddox 2020
  15. (Jamie O’Reilly): “I Wish Someone Would Take Me Dancing”; Jamie O’Reilly; Jamie O’Reilly JOCD2019
  16. Rosalie Sorrels: “Waltzing With Bears”; Rosalie Sorrels; What it Means to Love | Green Linnet GLCD 2113
  17. Paul Simon: “Mother and Child Reunion”; Paul Simon; Paul Simon: The Studio Recordings – 1 of 9 | Warner Bros R2 78899
  18. Odetta: “Water Boy”; Odetta; Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall | RCA Victor 09026-62690-2
  19. Odetta w/Harry Belafonte: “Hole in the Bucket”; Odetta w/Harry Belafonte; Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall | RCA Victor 09026-62690-2
  20. Odetta: Deep River; Odetta; Legacy International Ballads and Blues / CD 354
  21. Utah Phillips introduced by Ethel Polk: “Touch Me” w/intro; Ethel Polk guest host; Sweet Folk Chicago | WFMT sfc050215
  22. Corky Siegel: “Midnight Radio”; Corky Siegel; Stuff Stuff / SR81-111
  23. Garnet Rogers w/Doug Long: “Summer Lightning”; Garnet Rogers w/Doug Long; Summer Lightning – Live | Snow Goose SGS 1123Cd
  24. Buddy Mondlock: “Temporary Grace”; Buddy Mondlock; Poetic Justice | Major Bob MBPCD 0002
  25. Ella Jenkins: “No More Auction Block for Me”; Ella Jenkins; African American Rhythms | Smithonian Folkways SFW CD 45003
  26. Bernice Johnson Reagon: “Give Your Hands to Struggle”; Bernice Johnson Reagon; Give Your Hands to Struggle | Smithsonian Folkways SF CD 40049
  27. John McCutcheon: “Hallelujah Mornin'”; John McCutcheon; Cabin Fever | Appalsongs B08C24B3Q6
  28. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004
  29. Joel Mabus: “The Druggist”; Joel Mabus; Rhyme Schemes | Fossil 1097 CD
  30. Mississippi John Hurt: “First Shot Missed Him”; Mississippi John Hurt; Last Sessions | Vanguard VMD 79327
  31. Lin-Manuel Miranda: “My Shot”; Lin-Manuel Miranda; Hamilton | Atlantic 551093-2
  32. Lauren Bacall: “Welcome to the Theatre” (music: Charles Strouse / lyrics: Lee Adams); Lauren Bacall; Applause | Decca Broadway 012 159 404-2
  33. Four Bitchin’ Babes: “Spear Carrier: A Life in the Theatre” (Suzzy Roche); Four Bitchin’ Babes; Some Assembly Required | Shanachie 8039
  34. Mike Craver: “Railroading on the Great I.C.”; Mike Craver; Bosh & Moonshine | Sapsucker Music 2329
  35. Patty Larkin: “The Letter”; Patty Larkin; Live in the Square | Philo CD PH 1136
  36. The Bobs: “Bus Tours”; The Bobs; Plugged | Rounder CD 9059
  37. Bill Harley: “Mr. Anderson – Bus Driver”; Bill Harley; In the Back of the Bus | Round River Records RRR110
  38. Malcolm Holcomb: “Who Carried You?”; Malcolm Holcomb; RCA Sessions | Gypsy Eyes Music 2015
  39. Maria Gillard Trio: “Don’t Look Back”; Maria Gillard Trio; Always Love | Gizzy Music GIL 005
  40. Strawbs: “Ringing Down the Years”; Strawbs; Acoustic Gold | Witchwood Media wmcd 2052
  41. Steve Goodman: “You Better Get It While You Can”; Steve Goodman; Omnivore Recordings OVCD-344
  42. (Laura Love): “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; She Loved Red/Laura Love 88295 68276
  43. Merle Travis: “Midnight Special”; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ CMH/6255