The Midnight Special, September 11, 2021

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Patty Griffin: “Dear Old Friend”; Patty Griffin; 181CD 181
  3. David Baerwald: “If Wishes Were Horses”; David Baerwald; 181CD 181
  4. Paul Robeson: “Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child” (Traditional); Paul Robeson; Vanguard VCD 117/18
  5. Bruce Cockburn: “Whole Night Sky”; Bruce Cockburn; Charity of Night | Rykodisc RCD 10366
  6. Kaia Kater: “Starry Day”; Kaia Kater; Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40234
  7. Jack Hardy: “On a Clear Day”; Jack Hardy; Conscious Records 001
  8. Michael Veitch: “One Step Beyond”; Michael Veitch; Best of Many Days/Burt Street 1011
  9. Wendy Beckerman: “You Never Know”; Wendy Beckerman; Conscious Records 001
  10. Caroline Aiken: “Ground Zero”; Caroline Aiken; Silverwolf SWCD 1007
  11. Rod MacDonald: “American Jerusalem”; Rod MacDonald; Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40135 ½
  12. Don McLean: “Babylon”; Don McLean, vocals; American Pie/Capitol 72435-84279-2-9
  13. Susan Werner: “(Why is Your) Heaven So Small”; Susan Werner; Sleeve Dog Records SW CD001
  14. Dougie MacLean: “Who Am I”; Dougie MacLean; Dunkeld Records DUNCD026
  15. Iain Matthews: “Trail of the Survivor” (Dougie MacLean); Iain Matthews; Tangible CD 56813-2
  16. George Winston: “Remembrance”; George Winston; Windham Hill 01934-11624-2
  17. Tom Paxton: “The Bravest”; Tom Paxton; Appleseed APR CD 1069
  18. The Lone Bellow: “Dust Settles”; The Lone Bellow; Half Moon Light/Dualtone 803020198920
  19. Eric Taylor: “Two Fires”; Eric Taylor; Koch CD 8026
  20. Nanci Griffith: “Ghost in the Music” (Nanci Griffith/Eric Taylor); Nanci Griffith; Philo PH-1096
  21. Nanci Griffith w/Emmylou Harris: “Goodnight New York” (Julie Gold); Nanci Griffith w/Emmylou Harris; Rounder 1161-3220-2
  22. Gove Scrivenor: “Shine On”; Gove Scrivenor; Shine On | Compass 7 4254 2
  23. Kitty Donohoe: “There Are No Words”; Kitty Donohoe; Roheen Records RR007
  24. Mahalia Jackson: “Beautiful Tomorrow”; Mahalia Jackson; Apollo Sessions Vol II (1946-51)/Pair PCD-2-1346
  25. Larry Long and Pete Seeger: “Well May the World Go” (Pete Seeger); Larry Long and Pete Seeger; Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40114
  26. Lissa Schneckenberger: “Bedlam Blues”; Lissa Schneckenberger; download [2021]
  27. Jeff Black: “How to Save the World”; Jeff Black; Lotos Nile 8 58732 96639 5
  28. Scott Cook: “Passing Through”; Scott Cook; Canada Council for the Arts Tangle of Souls / 76868 22515
  29. Mike Scott: “Bring ’em All In”; Mike Scott (of the Waterboys); Bring ’em All In/Chrysalis 7243 8 35200
  30. Jonas Friddle: “The Midnight Special – fretless banjo”; Jonas Friddle; Midnight Special Collection JFriddle | MS008
  31. Cosy Sheridan: “How We Come Apart”; Cosy Sheridan; [2021]
  32. Graham Sharp: “Coming Back to Life”; Graham Sharp; Yep Roc Records YEP 2796
  33. Terry Callier: “TimePeace / No One has to Tell You / Build a World of Love”; Terry Callier; Verve Forecast 314 537 317-2
  34. Tom Prasada-Rao: “Higher Love” (Steve Winwood, Will Jennings); Tom Prasada-Rao; [2021]
  35. Stuart Kabak: “Towers of Love”; Stuart Kabak; Stuart Kabak [2021]
  36. Robert Bidney: “Their Memory Survives”; Robert Bidney; download [2021]
  37. Allison Russell: “Little Rebirth”; Allison Russell; Fantasy FAN01125
  38. Betty Soo: “Still Small Voice”; Betty Soo; Betty Soo 001
  39. Carrie Newcomer: “I Will Sing a New Song”; Carrie Newcomer; Available Light [2021]
  40. Stan Rogers: “Mary Ellen Carter”; Stan Rogers; Home in Halifax | Fogarty’s Cove FCM 010D
  41. Company: “If We Only Have Love”; Original Broadway Cast; Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris | Sony Classical/Columbia/Legacy SK 89998
  42. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  43. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004