The Midnight Special, March 20, 2021

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  1. Elena Moon Park: “Flower Dance”; Elena Moon Park; Unhurried Journey | [2020]
  2. Rupert Wates: “In Time of Breaking”; Rupert Wates; Lamentations | Bite Music 9-23-20
  3. Michael Veitch: “Above The Rain”; Michael Veitch; Best of Many Days | [2020]
  4. Jaspar Lepak: “Chasing Ground”; Jaspar Lepak; Desert Ghost | [2021]
  5. Ellis Paul: “Breaking Through the Radio”; Ellis Paul; Speed of Trees | Philo 11671-1242-2
  6. Bob Bradshaw: “Sideways”; Bob Bradshaw; Ghost Light | [2021]
  7. Steve Goodman: “The One That Got Away”; Steve Goodman; Santa Ana Winds | Omnivore Recordings OVCD-344
  8. Crys Matthews: “For the Women with Steel in Their Bones”; Crys Matthews; Changemakers | [2021]
  9. Amythyst Kiah w/Allison Russell: “Polly Ann’s Hammer”; Amythyst Kiah w/Allison Russell; Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways/SFW CD 40232
  10. Dirk Powell: “I Ain’t Playing Pretty Polly”; Dirk Powell; When I Wait For You Compass / 7 4766 2
  11. The Rough & Tumble: “Belly Up”; The Rough & Tumble (Mallory Graham and Scott Tyler); We’re Only Family if You Say So | [2020]
  12. R. Carlos Nakai: “Daybreak Vision”; R. Carlos Nakai; Canyon Trilogy | Canyon Records CR610
  13. The Waifs: “Cracks of Dawn”; The Waifs; Beautiful You | Compass 7 4653 2
  14. Greg Brown: “Smell of Coffee”; Greg Brown; Milk of the Moon | Red House RHR CD 168
  15. 1995 Broadway Cast: “Coffee Break” (Frank Loesser); 1995 Broadway Cast; How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying | RCA 09026 68197 2
  16. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special – Melodica”; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004
  17. Michael McNevin: “John’s Cocoons”; Michael McNevin; Sketch | Michael McNevin MN1002
  18. Lisa Markley: “Skylark”; Lisa Markley; One Word Soona Songs/SS013
  19. Ruthie Foster: “Joy Comes Back” (Sean Staples); Ruthie Foster; Joy Comes Back | Blue Corn Music BCM 1701
  20. Ani DiFranco: “Crocus”; Ani DiFranco; Revolutionary Love | Righteous Babe RBR099-D
  21. Les Barker: “Mid-life Crocus”; Les Barker; Cat Nav – Songs and Poems of Les Parker | Osmosys OSMO CD 050/051 2 of 2
  22. Brother Brothers: “The Calla Lily Song”; Brother Brothers; Calla Lily | Compass 7 4757 2
  23. Cosy Sheridan: “The Daffodils Will be Waiting”; Cosy Sheridan w/Charlie Koch; The Longest Night of the Year, Vol 2, Disc 1 (Various) | Hudson Harding 8 88295 94961 3
  24. Willy Porter: “Breathe”; Willy Porter; High Wire Live | Six Degrees 657036 1094-2
  25. Michael Johnson: “Poor Little Robin” (Rick Cunha); Michael Johnson; The Early Albums, disc 2 | MJP Records 99001
  26. Banjo Nikaru & His Western Scooches: “Red Red Robin” (Harry Woods); Banjo Nikaru & His Western Scooches; Very Next Thing EP | On The Bol Records OTBR 0003
  27. Lou & Peter Berryman: “The Dupsha Dove”; Lou & Peter Berryman; House Concert | Cornbelt CR 12
  28. Harry Belafonte Singers: “Didn’t It Rain?” (Rosetta Tharpe); Ned Wright & the Harry Belafonte Singers; Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall | RCA Victor 09026-62690-2
  29. Janis Ian: “This Train”; Janis Ian; Shout, Sister, Shout! A Tribute to Rosetta Tharpe | M. C. Records MC-0500
  30. Sister Rosetta Tharpe: “Strange Things Happening Every Day”; Sister Rosetta Tharpe; Sister Rosetta Tharpe – The Gospel Of The Blues | MCA Records / Decca B0000533-02
  31. Merle Travis: “Midnight Special”; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ | CMH 6255
  32. Lance Brown: “Broke Down Poet”; Lance Brown; Too Busy to Work | self DEP-024
  33. Ben Crofut & Chris Brubeck: “San Francisco Bay Blues”; Ben Crofut & Chris Brubeck; Red, White & Blues | Troy 085 CD
  34. Precious Bryant: “Broke and I Ain’t Got a Dime” (Blind Willie McTell); Precious Bryant; Fool Me Good | Terminus CD 0201-2
  35. Liza Minelli: “All I Need (Is One Good Break)” (Kander & Ebb); Liza Minelli; Flora the Red Menace (Orig. Broadway Cast) | RCA 09026-60821-2
  36. John Gorka: “Where the Bottles Break”; John Gorka; Jack’s Crows | High Street 72902 10309-2
  37. Kate McDonnell: “Car Broke Down on Memory Lane”; Kate McDonnell; Broken Bones | Waterbug WBG0020
  38. Blind Willie McTell: “Broke Down Engine”; Blind Willie McTell; Between the Rails: America’s Train Songs | GNP/Crescendo 2249
  39. Anne Heaton: “Your Heart is for Breaking”; Anne Heaton; Black Notebook | Spill Records 53688 10022
  40. Mark Seibert: “I Will Crumble” (Hewitt Huntwork); Mark Seibert & Roberta Valentini; Live In Concert | Sound Of Music SOMCD 068
  41. Arrogant Worms: “In the Lab of Broken Hearts”; Arrogant Worms; C’est Cheese | Arrogant Worms AW 777 2
  42. Andrew Bird & Jimbo Mathus: “Dig Up the Hatchet”; Andrew Bird & Jimbo Mathus; These 13 | Thirty Tigers 55684CD
  43. The Burnt Pines: “On the Burning Bridge”; The Burnt Pines; The Burnt Pines | Adraela Records AR-1004
  44. Loreena McKennitt: “The Seasons”; Loreena McKennitt; To Drive the Cold Winter Away | Quinlan Road CD 102
  45. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; She Loved Red | Laura Love 88295 68276
  46. Andy Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andy Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004