The Midnight Special, March 26, 2022

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  1. Sweet Honey in the Rock: The Midnight Special; Sweet Honey in the Rock; Appleseed APR CD 1134 / SR5 CD 003
  2. Tom Rush: Colors of the Sun (Browne); Tom Rush; Columbia CK 9972
  3. Judy Collins: Sunny Goodge Street (Donovan); Judy Collins; Elektra 74027-2
  4. Carmen Cusack & Company: “Sun is Gonna Shine”; Original Broadway Cast, feat. Carmen Cusack; Bright Star/Razor & Tie 84501-02
  5. Richie Havens: “Here Comes the Sun”; Richie Havens w/Bill Keith and Joe Price; Alarm Clock | Stormy Forest SFS 6005
  6. Kevin Welch & the Danes: “The Sun King & the Winter Moon”; Kevin Welch & the Danes; Millionaire | Dead Reckoning 3789-2
  7. Norah Jones: Sunrise; Norah Jones; Blue Note EMI 7243 5 84800 0 9
  8. Eliza Gilkyson: The Hill Behind This Town; Eliza Gilkyson; Howling Dog HDR-150
  9. Karen Mason: “Colored Lights”; Karen Mason; And The World Goes ‘Round: Songs of Kander & Ebb | RCA 09026-60904-2
  10. Greg Trafidlo: Kaleidoscope; Greg Trafidlo; Kira KIRA-3456
  11. Kristin Andreassen: Crayola Doesn’t Make a Color for Your Eyes; Kristin Andreassen; 1
  12. John Prine: “Blue Umbrella”; John Prine; The Singing Mailman Delivers: Live Nov. 1970 Oh Boy/OBR-040
  13. Kate McDonnell: “Tangerine Shirt”; Kate McDonnell; Next Waterbug/WBG 0038
  14. Claudia Russell: “Blue Flame Café” (Virginia Shine); Claudia Russell; song food | Radio Rhythm RRR10004
  15. Bill & the Belles: Blue so Blue; Bill & the Belles; Ditty Boom DBO-CD-0021
  16. Travis, Merle: “Midnight Special” Travis picked guitar; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ | CMH 6255
  17. Barbaro: Montana, OH; Barbaro; [2019]
  18. Mark Erelli: Rose Colored Rearview (Erelli/Child); Mark Erelli; Mark Erelli 03-27-20
  19. Patty Larkin: “Red Accordion”; Patty Larkin; Perishable Fruit/High Street HS 72902-10354-2
  20. Al Day: “Frank & Red”; Al Day; Al Day 01
  21. Susan Werner: Vincent/Starry, Starry Night (McLean); Susan Werner; Bottom Line BLine 63440-47305-2
  22. Zoë Lewis: “Yellow Room”; Zoë Lewis; Sheep ZoeLewis/1999
  23. Liz Miller: The Blue Room; Liz Miller; [2021]
  24. Terry Klein: The Goldfinch; Terry Klein; 8 2547998302 5
  25. Geoff Bartley: Into the Deeper Blue; Geoff Bartley; Waterbug WBG CD 0046
  26. The Klezmatics with Chava Alberstein: Die Goldene Pave (The Golden Peacock); The Klezmatics with Chava Alberstein; Rounder RRCD 3185
  27. Ken Nordine: Yellow; Ken Nordine; Philips PHM 200-224
  28. Ken Nordine: Azure; Ken Nordine; Philips PHM 200-224
  29. Susan Cattaneo: Blackbirds; Susan Cattaneo; Jersey Girl Music 7 00261 48921 6
  30. Rhiannon Giddens: “Black is the Color” (Traditional); Rhiannon Giddens w/Jon Batiste (Melodica), Colin Linden (Guitar) et al.; Tomorrow is My Turn | Nonesuch 541708-2
  31. Smothers Brothers: “Black is the Color”; Smothers Brothers; (Think Ethnic!) | Mercury MG200777
  32. Florent Vollant: “Miam Maikan (White Wolf)”; Florent Vollant; Native American | Putumayo 341-2
  33. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special [Excerpt]; Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  34. The Bobs: White Room (Bruce/Brown); The Bobs; Rounder CD 9049
  35. Fendrick & Peck: The Whitethroat Song; Fendrick & Peck; Fendrick & Peck 3
  36. Milo Binder: New Toys; Milo Binder; Windham Hill 409864
  37. Eric Bannan: Fire Engine Red; Eric Bannan; Reality Check RCWP-001
  38. Kevin Kling: Painting; Kevin Kling; East Side Digital ESD 81582
  39. Joni Mitchell: Little Green; Joni Mitchell; Reprise 81227978-4
  40. Fred Koller: “Little Green Buttons”; Fred Koller; Gadfly No Songs Left to Sell / Gadfly 274
  41. Dave Van Ronk: “Green, Green, Rocky Road”; Dave Van Ronk; Inside Llewyn Davis | Nonesuch PRO 400209
  42. Dar Williams: Emerald; Dar Williams; Dar Williams Records DAR 518
  43. Eva Cassidy: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” (Arlen/Harburg); Eva Cassidy; Blix Street G2 – 10045
  44. The Rhythemettes & The Debutantes: Optimistic Voices; The Rhythemettes & The Debutantes; Rhino R2 71999
  45. Cosy Sheridan: Grand Design; Cosy Sheridan; BWE 0165 CD
  46. The Cantrells: Violet; The Cantrells; Sombrero 13797 00092
  47. Antje Duvekot: “Sleepy Sea of Indigo and Blue”; Antje Duvekot; New Siberia Duvekot/7 86851 3153 2 5
  48. Jennifer Hudson, Cynthia Erivo: The Color Purple; Jennifer Hudson, Cynthia Erivo; Broadway Records BR-CD03916
  49. Eric Andersen: “Violets of Dawn”; Eric Andersen; Vanguard VMD 79206
  50. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  51. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004