The Midnight Special, July 3, 2022

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Jim Photoglo: Sparks in the Radio; Jim Photoglo; Grifftone GR001
  3. Lori McKenna: “Fireflies”; Lori McKenna; Signature Sounds/Catalyst CAT6001
  4. Byrd & Street: “Lightning Bugs”; Byrd & Street; Byrd & Street 78572 97512
  5. Erin Ash Sullivan: “Fireflies”; Erin Ash Sullivan; Willoughby 7-00261-48639-0
  6. Laurie McClain: “Lightning Bugs”; Laurie McClain; Kindred Voices Music 1
  7. Gillman/Deaville: “Lightning Bug”; Gillman/Deaville; Flying Fish FF 70636CD
  8. Garnet Rogers: “Firefly”; Garnet Rogers; Snow Goose SGS 1129
  9. Bruce Cockburn: Lovers in a Dangerous Time; Bruce Cockburn; Columbia CK 66466
  10. Christy Moore: Burning Times; Christy Moore; Newberry CM 0002-2
  11. Shanna in a Dress: Playing With Fire; Shanna in a Dress; 2017-1
  12. Slaid Cleaves: “Dance Around the Fire”; Slaid Cleaves; No Angel Knows | Philo PH 1201
  13. Kirsty McGee: Sparks; Kirsty McGee; Hobopop HPCD004
  14. Jim Malcolm: Sparkling Flash; Jim Malcolm; Beltane BELCD107
  15. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special [Excerpt]; Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  16. Ivan Decker: “Fireworks”; Ivan Decker; Just for Laughs JFL2017
  17. The Railsplitters: “Tilt-a-Whirl” (Leslie Ziegler & Dusty Rider); The Railsplitters; The Railsplitters 7 00261 42156 8
  18. David Barrett, Joe Filisko, Dennis Gruenling, Kinya Pollard: Roller Coaster; David Barrett, Joe Filisko, Dennis Gruenling, Kinya Pollard; Backbender BBR710
  19. Hungrytown: Calliope; Hungrytown; Listen Here! LH502
  20. Bill Crofut & Chris Brubeck: “Stars & Stripes Forever Rag” (John Philip Sousa, arr. Brubeck); Bill Crofut & Chris Brubeck feat. Madcat Ruth; Troy 085 CD
  21. Stan Freberg: The Declaration of Independence/A Man Can’t Be Too Careful What He Signs These Days; Stan Freberg & Byron Kane; Rhino R2 72476
  22. Jonathan Groff & ensemble: You’ll Be Back (Lin-Manuel Miranda); Original Broadway Cast; Hamilton Atlantic/551093-2
  23. Katie Oates: Daddy Don’t You Tell No Lies; Katie Oates; Hollow Reed Arts 1 95269 05465 6
  24. Steve Forbert: Buffalo Nickel; Steve Forbert; Blue Rose 50020 19637 1
  25. Michael Veitch: Happy Fourth of July; Michael Veitch, feat. Dan Whitely (slide guitar); self
  26. Leonard Cohen: “Everybody Knows”; Leonard Cohen; Columbia I’m Your Man / CK 44191
  27. Deidre McCalla: Shoulder to the Wheel; Deidre McCalla; Maiden Rock Records MRK 5051
  28. Crys Matthews: “For the Women with Steel in Their Bones”; Crys Matthews; Changemakers | [2021]
  29. Sons of the Never Wrong: Pass it On; Sons of the Never Wrong; Waterbug WBG 0088
  30. Judy Small: Never Turning Back (Humphries); Judy Small; Crafty Maid CMM010
  31. Bill Giardini: “The Midnight Special – Accordion” (Traditional); Bill Giardini; Midnight Special Collection | Midnight Special Collection BillGiardini/MS011
  32. Mary Gauthier: Dark Enough to See the Stars; Mary Gauthier; In the Black ITBCD008
  33. Earl Scruggs w/Linda Ronstadt: “I Saw The Light” (Hank Williams); Earl Scruggs w/Linda Ronstadt, Jeff Hanna, et al.; Columbia Legacy CK 92793
  34. Rod MacDonald: Lightning Over the Sea; Rod MacDonald; Gadfly Gadfly 256
  35. The Last Word Quintet: “Lightning and Thunder” (Bob Long); The Last Word Quintet; After the Rain… | self 1 95269 06843 1
  36. Molly Tuttle: Lightning in a Jar; Molly Tuttle; Compass 7 4700 2
  37. The Bills: Pandora’s in Flames; The Bills; Red House Records RHR CD 267
  38. Willie Sordillo w/Flor de Caña: Feeding the Flame; Willie Sordillo w/Flor de Caña; Flying Fish FF 70541
  39. Ernest Troost: Saving the Republic; Ernest Troost; Travelin’ Shoes Records TSR1005
  40. Jonas Friddle & The Majority: Use Your Voice; Jonas Friddle & The Majority; 8 84501 92481 8
  41. Emma’s Revolution: “We Are One”; Emma’s Revolution; [2001]
  42. Spencer LaJoye: Plowshare Prayer (Live); Spencer LaJoye; 3.4.22
  43. Mark Dvorak, Weavermania, et al.: This Land Is Your Land; Mark Dvorak, Weavermania, et al.; Waterbug WBG 0086
  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