The Midnight Special, December 3, 2022

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Annie Capps: Build The Fire; Annie Capps; Yellow Room Records YRR022
  3. Herdman, Hills & Mangsen: “More Wood” (Dillon Bustin); Herdman, Hills & Mangsen; Voices of Winter/Gadfly Gadfly 235
  4. David Rea: Kindlin’ Wood (Bessie Jones); David Rea; Gitsu Records Gitsu CD0001
  5. Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt: Logs to Burn (Trad.); Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt; Signature Sounds 00261 35207
  6. Brian Regan: Log Trucks; Brian Regan; Uproar Entertainment UP3777-2
  7. Rachel Bissex: “December Moon”; Rachel Bissex; I Used to Be Nice | Alcazar ALC 132
  8. Natalie MacMaster: “Get Me Through December” (Sampson/Lavery); Natalie MacMaster feat. Alison Krauss; In My Hands | Rounder 11661 7025-2
  9. Merle Haggard: “If We Make it Through December”; Merle Haggard; Moneyland | McCoury Music MCM 0005
  10. Claudia Schmidt: “December Danger”; Claudia Schmidt; Claudia Schmidt 7 00261 46122 9
  11. Grace Griffith: Song for a Winter’s Night (Lightfoot); Grace Griffith; Blix Street Blix G2-10085
  12. James Keelaghan: Woodsmoke and Oranges; James Keelaghan; Appleseed APR CD 1059
  13. Raina Rose: Woodsmoke; Raina Rose; Raina Rose Music 84501 89479
  14. Trapezoid: Old Wood; Trapezoid; Azure ZD 53001-2
  15. The Nudes: “Norwegian Wood”; The Nudes; Velvet Sofa | Acoustic America Records AACD2
  16. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special (Piano Only); Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  17. Mark Dvorak: If I Only a Match (Morris, Johnston, Meyer); Mark Dvorak; Ten Fingers 888295 985383
  18. Irene Kelley: Jealousy (Kelley/Lynch); Irene Kelley; Irk Records 1002CD
  19. Ralph McTell: “Streets of London”; Ralph McTell; Pulse OLS CD 164
  20. Nanci Griffith: “From Clare to Here” (McTell); Nanci Griffith; Elektra 9 61464-2
  21. Garnet Rogers: Girl from the Hiring Fair (R. McTell); Garnet Rogers; WFMT 01-19-13
  22. Ralph McTell: Slipshod Taproom Dance; Ralph McTell; BBC Transcriptions TCD 0816
  23. Cathie Ryan: White Dress (R. McTell); Cathie Ryan; Shanachie 78008 CD
  24. Ralph McTell: “Hands of Joseph”; Ralph McTell; From Clare to Here | Red House RHR CD86
  25. Bill Staines: Great Dream from Heaven (Spence); Bill Staines; Red House Records RHR CD 208
  26. Joseph Spence: Won’t That Be a Happy Time; Joseph Spence; Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40242
  27. Jake Blount: Didn’t It Rain (Trad.); Jake Blount; Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40247
  28. Jake Blount: Parable (spoken); Jake Blount; Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40247
  29. Jake Blount: Just as Well to Get Ready, You Got to Die; Jake Blount w/ Brian Slattery & Joseph DeJarnette; Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40247
  30. King Margo: Monsters; King Margo; Torrez Music Group 92022
  31. Randy Sabien: Green Christmas; Randy Sabien; 5438-CD-0004
  32. Leroy Anderson: “Sleigh Ride”; Imani Winds; Koch KICCD-7748
  33. Second Opinion: “Put Another Log on the Fire” (Shel Silverstein); Second Opinion – Betsy Clinton, Pat Madden-Roth, Sally Potter; Just a Little Bit Closer | SecOp SecOp 001
  34. Heather Styka: “Birch Log”; Heather Styka; Kite Stripe KSR03
  35. Bill Morrissey: “Birches”; Bill Morrissey; Night Train | Philo CD PH 1154
  36. Lisa Stevens: Song from the Hearthstone; Lisa Stevens; Kira 1500
  37. Jon Vezner: One Match Fire; Jon Vezner; Jon Vezner JVCD 1003
  38. Jon Shain & Joe Newberry: Ember and Flame; Jon Shain & Joe Newberry; Flyin’ Records FR 011
  39. Jonas Friddle: Famous of Fires; Jonas Friddle w/Anna Jacobson; Bare Handed Productions 88295 85639
  40. Tanglefoot: Dance Like the Flames; Tanglefoot; Borealis BCD179
  41. The Kennedys: Angel Fire; The Kennedys; Philo Philo 1211-2
  42. Jonathan Byrd: “I Was an Oak Tree”; Jonathan Byrd; Cackalack | Waterbug WBG92
  43. Chaise Lounge: “Trimming the Tree”; Chaise Lounge; Out Under the Sky | Modern Songbook MSR-015
  44. Darryl Purpose: “You Must Go Home for Christmas”; Darryl Purpose; Same River Twice | Tangible tangible cardboard
  45. Blind Boys of Alabama: The Christmas Song; Blind Boys of Alabama, feat. Shelby Lynne & Clarence Fountain; Real World Records 72435 90600 2 6
  46. Tamarack: The Old Wood Stove (Sinclair); Tamarack; Wind River WR 4018
  47. Bok, Muir & Trickett: Hearth and Fire; Bok, Muir & Trickett; Folk-Legacy CD-80 reissue
  48. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  49. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004