The Midnight Special, May 14, 2022

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Anothy Ramos, Okiereite Onaodowan: “The Story of Tonight”; Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Anothy Ramos, Okiereite Onaodowan; Hamilton: Original B’way Cast/Atlantic 551093-2
  3. Original Cast: Lin-Manuel as Hamilton; Original Cast; DRG DRGCD12636
  4. Buist, Sav; Larson, Katie; Sharp, Maia: “Might As Well Be Gold” (Sav Buist, Katie Larson, Maia Sharp); The Accidentals; 1-952-69-07859-1
  5. Reggie Harris: “Hello In There” (John Prine); Reggie Harris; On Solid Ground | self released RHM 002
  6. (Michael Smith): “Crazy Mary”; Bonnie Koloc; Bonnie Koloc 001 1 Of 2
  7. The Brother Brothers: Notary Public; The Brother Brothers; Brother Brothers 2017-1
  8. Paul Simon: Darling Lorraine; Paul Simon; Warner Bros 9362 47844 2
  9. Fred Eaglesmith: Lucille; Fred Eaglesmith and the Flying Squirrels; Signature SIG 1265-1
  10. Kathy Mattea: “Where’ve You Been?” (Jon Vezner & Don Henry); Kathy Mattea; The Midnight Special Folk Festival, Disc 3 | WFMT 9.20.09-3
  11. Tom PAXTON: “My Favorite Spring”; Tom Paxton w/John Gorka, Robin & Linda Williams; Live for the Record | Sugar Hill SHCD-1053
  12. (Bud Abbott & Lou Costello): “Who’s on First?”; Abbott & Costello; Rhino R2 70710
  13. Stormy Weather: “The Land of Wrigley”; Stormy Weather; Rhino R2 70701
  14. Steve Goodman: “A Dying Cubs Fans Last Request”; Steve Goodman; Omnivore Recordings OVCD-337
  15. Bill Giardini: “The Midnight Special – Accordion” (Traditional); Bill Giardini; Midnight Special Collection | Midnight Special Collection BillGiardini/MS011
  16. Capathia Jenkins & Louis Rosen: “The South Side”; Capathia Jenkins & Louis Rosen; RoseCap 1001
  17. Jean Shepard: “Balls” (full version); Jean Shepherd; WFMT Collectors’ Choice Music CCM-343-2
  18. Dave Frishberg: “Van Lingle Mungo”; Dave Frishberg; Rhino R2 70710
  19. Original Broadway Cast feat. Russ Brown: “Heart”; Original Broadway Cast feat. Russ Brown; Damn Yankees! | RCA Victor 3948 2 RG
  20. Ed Trickett: Gently Down the Stream of Time; Ed Trickett; Folk Legacy CD-64
  21. Ed Trickett: The Telling Takes Me Home; Ed Trickett; Folk Legacy CD-46
  22. Ed Trickett: People Like You; Ed Trickett; Folk Legacy CD-92
  23. Gordon Bok, Ed Trickett & Ann Mayo Muir: Farthest Field; Gordon Bok, Ed Trickett & Ann Mayo Muir; Timberhead THD CD 010
  24. Western Omelet: Sweetheart (Waitress in a Donut Shop); Western Omelet; Tall Timber TT001
  25. Suzanne Vega: “Tom’s Diner”; Suzanne Vega; A&M Records SP-5136
  26. Braden Gates: “Song for the Line Cook”; Braden Gates; Kitchen Days/Borealis BCD267
  27. Susan Piper: “Bagels With Angels”; Susan Piper; New On the Planet Slice Bread/CDSB71150
  28. Felicity Buirski: Rumpelstiltskin; Felicity Buirski; Run River Records 004UK
  29. Angela Lansbury: Beauty & The Beast; Mormon Tabernacle Choir feat. Angela Lansbury; Intellectual Reserve, Inc. CFN 1734-2
  30. Stephen Wade: The Far-Famed Fairy Tale of Fenella; Stephen Wade; Patuxent CD-333
  31. Steve “Q” Quinn: “The Midnight Special – Harmonica Gritty” (Traditional); Steve “Q” Quinn; Midnight Special Collection | Midnight Special Collection SQuinn/MS012
  32. Steve Goodman: I Don’t Know Where I’m Going, But I’m Goin’ Nowhere in a Hurry Blues; Steve Goodman; Buddha 7446599625 2 CD
  33. Bob Dylan: “Tangled Up in Blue”; Bob Dylan; Blood on the Tracks/Columbia CD 92398
  34. Joan Baez: “Diamonds and Rust”; Joan Baez; Complete A&M Recordings (4) | A & M Chronicles B0000828-02
  35. Mike Ward: Broken; Mike Ward; Release 6.3.22
  36. Terry Klein: Cheryl; Terry Klein; 8 2547998302 5
  37. Michael Troy: “Ricky the Kid”; Michael Troy; Romancing the Moon Troy Town Songs/MT001
  38. Frank Morey: Stack O’ Lee; Frank Morey; Delmark Sessions Delmark/DE-764
  39. Lissa Schneckenberger: “You Don’t Mess Around With Jim” (Croce); Lissa Schneckenberger; Footprint Records FR 2013
  40. Ernest Troost: Feathers and Bones; Ernest Troost; Travelin’ Shoes Records TSR1005
  41. Eric Taylor: White Bone; Eric Taylor; Emminent EM-26001-2
  42. Art Thieme: On The Wilderness Road; Art Thieme; Folk Legacy CD-105
  43. Kim Moberg: “The Raven”; Kim Moberg; Up Around the Bend | KIMMOBERGMUSIC.COM [2020]
  44. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  45. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004