The Midnight Special, July 24, 2021

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special THEME”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Jesse Terry: “Just Out of Your Sight”; Jesse Terry; Wandering Records WR001
  3. Plainsong: “Sweet Amelia” (Andy Roberts, Iain Matthews); Plainsong; Mesa Records R2 79065
  4. Vance Gilbert: “Dear Amelia”; Vance Gilbert; Philo CD PH 1186
  5. Dawn Landes: “Oh Amelia”; Dawn Landes and Brigid Kaelin; dawnlandes.com LAND012
  6. Daniel Rodriguez: “Sojourn of a Burning Sun”; Daniel Rodriguez; Renew Records 538627492
  7. Jimmy LaFave: “The Moon’s A Harsh Mistress” (Jimmy Webb); Jimmy LaFave; BohemiaBeat 65223-0010-2
  8. Sons of the Never Wrong: “From Where the Strings Descend”; Sons of the Never Wrong; Songs 3 Records SR3
  9. Honest Mechanik: “In Between”; Honest Mechanik; honestmechanik.com [2021]
  10. June Tabor: “I Want to Vanish”; June Tabor; Against the Stream Green Linnet/GLCD3096
  11. Jenny Reynolds: “Before I know You’re Gone”; Jenny Reynolds; www.jennyreynolds.com Any Kind of Angel / 7 00261 48218 7
  12. Paul Simon: “Stranded in a Limousine”; Paul Simon; Warner Bros. R2 78902
  13. Rev. Robert B. Jones, Sr.: “(We’re) Stole and Sold From Africa”; Rev. Robert B. Jones, Sr.; RoJo Records 88295 31706
  14. Ella Jenkins: “Africa Llamando (Africa is Calling)”; Ella Jenkins; Smithsonian SFW CD 45004
  15. Laura Love: “The Heart of Nat Turner”; Laura Love; https://lauralovemusic.bandcamp.com/ [2021]
  16. Doc Watson: “The Ship That Never Returned”; Doc Watson; Sugar Hill SH CD 3795
  17. Gamble Rogers: “Wreck of the Old ‘97”; Gamble Rogers; WFMT Folkstage 07-25-75
  18. The Kingston Trio: “MTA” (Trad. Jacqueline Steiner, Bess Lomax Hawes); The Kingston Trio; Smithsonian Collection RD 046-2
  19. Sam Berman, Beth Lomax Hawes, Jackie Steiner: “MTA – excerpt” (Trad. Jacqueline Steiner, Bess Lomax Hawes); Sam Berman, Beth Lomax Hawes, Jackie Steiner; private collection MRB-1
  20. Bill Giardini: “The Midnight Special – Accordion” (Traditional); Bill Giardini; Midnight Special Collection | Midnight Special Collection BillGiardini/MS011
  21. Irene Kelley: “Wild Mountain Stream”; Irene Kelley; Irene Kelley [2021]
  22. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: “Lost River” (Michael Martin Murphy); Nitty Gritty Dirt Band; Universal UVLD-12500
  23. Lonnie Donegan & Van Morrison: “Lost John” (Traditional); Lonnie Donegan & Van Morrison; Exile 7243 8 48307 2 4
  24. Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch, Fats Kaplan: “Lost John Dean”; Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch, Fats Kaplan; Compass Records 7 4429 2
  25. Bob Franke: “Helicopter Simulator”; Bob Franke; Daring Daring CD 3016
  26. Todd Snider: “D.B. Cooper”; Todd Snider; Oh Boy Records OBR 020
  27. Erin Ash Sullivan: “Radio Show”; Erin Ash Sullivan; Willoughby 7-00261-48639-0
  28. Pete Nelson: “Summer of Love”; Pete Nelson; Signature SSRC 1232
  29. Diana Jones: “Humble”; Diana Jones; Proper Records PRPCD157
  30. Jethro Burns & Howard Levy: “Intro to ‘Take the A Train’”; Jethro Burns & Howard Levy; Balkan Samba 013
  31. Jethro Burns & Howard Levy: “Take the A Train” (Billy Strayhorn); Jethro Burns & Howard Levy; Balkan Samba 013
  32. Chris Siebold and Howard Levy: “Bach Siciliano in G minor – Live”; Chris Siebold and Howard Levy; Balkan Samba 011
  33. Howard Levy: “Up Here on the 83rd Floor”; Howard Levy; Balkan Samba 015
  34. Amelia Earhart: “Speech (excerpt)”; Amelia Earhart; Library of Congress ID AFC 1986/022
  35. Kathy Kallick: “Amelia Earhart’s Last Flight”; Kathy Kallick; Sugar Hill SH-CD-3833
  36. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – Melodica”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 005
  37. Vincent Neil Emerson: “Texas Moon”; Vincent Neil Emerson; La Honda Records LHR 007
  38. Judy Collins: “Rising of the Moon” (Traditional); Judy Collins; Wildflower Records 1299-2
  39. Joni Mitchell: “Amelia”; Joni Mitchell; Reprise 8122797178-8
  40. Plainsong: “The True Story of Amelia Earhart” (Julian Dawson); Plainsong; Elektra EKS-750441972
  41. Heather Styka: “Atlantis”; Heather Styka; Kite Stripe Records KSR02
  42. Donovan: “Atlantis”; Donovan; Epic Legacy EK 90625
  43. Anne Hills: “A Lost World” (Robert Graves/Jay Ansill); Anne Hills; Beacon BCN 10141-2
  44. Jez Lowe: “Song of the Indian Lass”; Jez Lowe; Green Linnet GLCD1161
  45. Pig Pen Theatre: “You Woke, I Waited”; Pig Pen Theatre; The PigPen Company LLC [2015]
  46. Allison Russell: “Nightflyer”; Allison Russell; Fantasy FAN01125
  47. Dee Carstensen: “Angel” (Jimi Hendrix); Dee Carstensen; Exit Nine Records Exit 9001 2
  48. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; She Loved Red | Laura Love 88295 68276
  49. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004