The Midnight Special, February 20, 2021

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  1. Liv Taylor: “Songs that Should Never be Played on the Banjo”; Liv Taylor; Unsolicited Material | Whistling Dog 0000
  2. Cache Valley Drifters: “White Room” (Cream: Jack Bruce/Pete Brown); Cache Valley Drifters; White Room | CMH Records CD-8011
  3. Barnstar!: “Handle With Care” (Traveling Wilburys); Barnstar!: Jake Armerding, Taylor Armerding, Mark Erelli, Zach Hickman, Charlie Rose; C’Mon | Not On Label (Barndance) MV15785
  4. Kaia Kater: “Maggie May”; Kaia Kater; Banjo Babes (Various) | Wepecket Island WI-020
  5. Various: “Banjo Jokes”; Aubrey Atwater, Dale Robin Goodman, Hilary Hawke, Kaia Kater, Evie Ladin, Lauren Sheehan; Banjo Babes (Various) | Wepecket Island WI-020
  6. Steve Goodman: “Eleanor Rigby” (Lennon/McCartney); Steve Goodman; Live ’69 | Omnivore OVCD-369
  7. The Nudes: “Norwegian Wood”; The Nudes; Velvet Sofa | Acoustic America Records AACD2
  8. The Bobs: “Come Together” (Lennon/McCartney); The Bobs; Sing The Songs Of… | Kaleidescope K-48
  9. The King’s Singers: “Octopus’s Garden” (Ringo Starr); Cincinnati Pops, Erich Kunzel, conductor; Cincinnati Pops Perform Music of the Beatles | Telarc Surround SACD-60540
  10. Bob Dylan: “Some Enchanted Evening” (Rodgers & Hammerstein); Bob Dylan; Shadows in the Night | Columbia 88875051242
  11. Ellis Paul: “It Was a Very Good Year”; Ellis Paul; Traveling Medicine Show Vol. 1 | Rosella [2021]
  12. Laura Love: “Come As You Are” (Kurt Cobain); Laura Love; Octoroon | Mercury 314-634-649-2
  13. Rod Abernethy: “Oxford Town” (Bob Dylan); Rod Abernethy; Normal Isn’t Normal Anymore | Songs from Downstairs SFDS 1102
  14. Reggie Harris: “It’s Who We Are”; Reggie Harris; Single release | self released [2021]
  15. Crys Matthews: “Call Them In”; Crys Matthews; Single Honoring John Lewis | self released [2021]
  16. Merle Travis: “Midnight Special”; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ | CMH 6255
  17. Susan Werner: “Maybe if I Sang Cole Porter”; Susan Werner; Live at the Tin Angel | SWerner 002
  18. Claudia Schmidt: “Every Time We Say Goodbye” (Cole Porter); Claudia Schmidt; Concinnity | [2018]
  19. Allan Sherman: “Night & Day (With Punctuation Marks)” (Cole Porter); Allan Sherman; My Son the Nut, Disc 3 | Rhino Handmade RHM2 7891 3 of 6
  20. Marilyn Horne, Jerry Hadley, Thomas Hampson: “Friendship” (Cole Porter); Marilyn Horne, Jerry Hadley, Thomas Hampson; The Men in My Life | RCA Victor 09026-62647-2
  21. Dolly Parton: “I Get a Kick Out of You” (Cole Porter); Dolly Parton; Little Sparrow | Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3927
  22. Curtis Salgado: “The Fix is In”; Curtis Salgado; Damage Control | Alligator Records ALCD 5002
  23. Peter Mulvey: “Everybody Knows” (Leonard Cohen); Peter Mulvey; The Good Stuff | Signature Sounds SIG 2045
  24. Rev. Robert B. Jones: “If I Had My Way” (Traditional); Rev. Robert B. Jones; A Portrait in Blues | RoJo Records [2000]
  25. Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie: “Buffalo” Interview; Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie; Studs Terkel Archives | WFMT
  26. Buffy Sainte-Marie: “Now That the Buffalo’s Gone”; Buffy Sainte-Marie; It’s My Way | Vanguard VMD 79142
  27. Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie: “Protest Songs” Interview; Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie; Studs Terkel Archives | WFMT
  28. Bill Jones: “Blood for Gold & Universal Soldier” (Trad./Buffy Sainte-Marie); Bill Jones; Turn to Me | Compass 7 4338 2
  29. Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie: “Miriam Makeba” Interview; Studs Terkel w/Buffy Sainte-Marie; Studs Terkel Archives | WFMT
  30. Miriam Makeba: “Click Song #2”; Miriam Makeba; In Concert! | Reprise RS-6253
  31. Dinty Child: “The Morning” (Erelli, Mark; Child, Dinty); Dinty Child; Lucky Ones | Nine Athens 1-94171-09373-9
  32. Anne Hills: “In the Gloaming”; Anne Hills; Accidental August | Heart & Hand Music HHM20201
  33. Mike Ward: “Our Time to Shine”; Mike Ward; The Darkness and the Light | Psychosongs [2020]
  34. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection Maddox 2020
  35. Aireene Espiritu: “This Song”; Aireene Espiritu; Put Back Charlie | self-released B00NZBLDHK
  36. Wayfaring Strangers: “This Train” (Traditional); Wayfaring Strangers feat. Tracy Bonham; This Train | Rounder 116 610 528-2
  37. Guy Forsyth & Jeska Bailey: “Amazing Grace/House of the Rising Sun” (John Newton, Trad./Dave Van Ronk); Guy Forsyth & Jeska Bailey; Conspirators | Small & Nimble Records SAN 99311
  38. Po’ Girl: “Gone in Pawn/Shake Sugaree” (Elizabeth Cotton); Po’ Girl; Po’ Girl | Hightone HCD 8161
  39. The Geyer Street Sheiks: “Sixteen Tons”; Geyer Street Sheiks; Great Dream BJam/CD 101
  40. Madeleine Peyroux: “(Lookin’ for) The Heart of Saturday Night” (Tom Waits); Madeleine Peyroux; Half the Perfect World | Rounder 11661-3252-2
  41. Love Canon: “Video Killed the Radio Star” (Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes and Bruce Woolley); Love Canon; Love Canon, Vol. 2 | self-released [2012]
  42. Erin McKeown: “Get Happy” (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler); Erin McKeown; Sing You Sinners | Nettwerk 0 6700 30564 2 7
  43. Richie Havens: “On The Turning Away” (Moore/Gilmour); Richie Havens; Wishing Well | Stormy Forest SF 2021
  44. DeDannan: “Hibernian Rhapsody” (Freddie Mercury); DeDannan; Hibernian Rhapsody | Shanachie 78005
  45. Ani Di Franco: “Simultaneously”; Ani Di Franco; Revolutionary Love | Righteous Babe RBR0099-D
  46. Rupert Wates: “Farewell and Adieu”; Rupert Wates; Lamentations | self released [2020]
  47. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; She Loved Red | Laura Love 88295 68276
  48. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004