The Midnight Special, December 10, 2022

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Cheryl Wheeler: “Half a Book”; Cheryl Wheeler; Alcazar ALC105
  3. Moxy Fruvous: “My Baby Loves a Bunch of Authors”; Moxy Fruvous; Wea CD 93134
  4. The Monotones: Book of Love; The Monotones; ARGO/Chess 5290
  5. Robert Preston: “Marian the Librarian” (Meredith Wilson); Robert Preston; Warner Bros WS 1459
  6. Honor Finnegan: “The Librarian”; Honor Finnegan; Finnegan 7 00261 43531 2
  7. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Little Date in the Library; ensemble; BBC Audio 978-1-405-67771-4
  8. Oliver Schroer & Nuala Kennedy: The Books in My Library; Oliver Schroer & Nuala Kennedy; Borealis BCD 206
  9. Judith Edelman: Library Card; Judith Edelman; Compass 7 4253 2 CD
  10. Neal & Leandra: “Turn the Page”; Neal & Leandra; Red House Records RHR CD 62
  11. Paul Sachs: “Great Gatsby Days”; Paul Sachs; Paul Sachs 00261 33483
  12. Old Man Luedecke: Tender is the Night; Old Man Luedecke; True North TND569
  13. Jen Hamel: Tender is the Night; Jen Hamel; Candletime CA 4104
  14. Gordon Lightfoot: “Don Quixote”; Gordon Lightfoot; Reprise 2237-2
  15. Tim Harrison: “Don Quixote’s Dream”; Tim Harrison; Second Avenue Records SAS 2011
  16. Megon McDonough: If My Life Were a Book (Dundee); Megon McDonough; Flight Records FR4446 – 2
  17. Jonas Friddle: “The Midnight Special – fretless banjo”; Jonas Friddle; Midnight Special Collection JFriddle | MS008
  18. Barbara Saint John: “Emily”; Barbara Saint John; Emily | Mystic Pilgrim 002
  19. Pete Morton: “I’m In Love With Emily Dickinson”; Pete Morton; Flying an Unknown Flag | Harbourtown HARCD 048
  20. Anne Hills: I’m Nobody; Anne Hills; + APR CD 1119
  21. David Yazbek: Who Are You?; Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper; Decca Verve B0030379-02
  22. Pete Seeger: The Foolish Frog; Pete Seeger; Vanguard 77008
  23. Mary Sue Twohy: Snowing; Mary Sue Twohy; Azalea ACCD 0601
  24. Mouths of Babes: Thing With Feathers; Mouths of Babes (Ty Greenstein & Ingrid Elizabeth); MOB 001
  25. Simon & Garfunkel: The Dangling Conversation; Simon & Garfunkel; Columbia Legacy C3K 64780
  26. Robert Frost: “The Road Not Taken”; Robert Frost; Shout Factory D4K10029 Disk 1 of 4
  27. James Keelaghan: Second Hand; James Keelaghan; Borealis BCD276
  28. Tina Ross: A Life That I Am Forging; Tina Ross; 85218052454
  29. Leonard Cohen: Villanelle for Our Time; Leonard Cohen; Columbia CK 92891
  30. Leonard Cohen: We’ll Go No More A-Roving; Leonard Cohen; Columbia CK 92891
  31. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special Solo (Long): Instrumental; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 007
  32. Jonathan Eberhart: Winnie the Pooh Rag; Jonathan Eberhart; Folk-Legacy CD-82
  33. Loggins & Messina: House at Pooh Corner; Loggins & Messina; Columbia 4-45664
  34. Buddy Guy: I’ve Got A Feeling (Lennon & McCartney); Buddy Guy; Silvertone 19658-73152-2
  35. Livingston Taylor: “Paperback Writer” (Lennon/McCartney); Livingston Taylor; Whistling Dog CD 1009
  36. Greg Brown: My New Book; Greg Brown; Red House Records RHR CD 68
  37. Seth Avett: Telling Stories; Seth Avett; Ramseur Records RR 07021948
  38. Phil Ochs: “The Bells” (E.A. Poe/Ochs); Phil Ochs; All The News That’s Fit to Sing/Hannibal HNCD 4427
  39. Dave Carter: “I Go Like the Raven”; Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer; Drum Hat Buddha | Signature Sounds SIG 1266
  40. Jen Hajj: Raven; Jen Hajj; HAJJ001
  41. Kim Moberg: “The Raven”; Kim Moberg; Up Around the Bend | KIMMOBERGMUSIC.COM [2020]
  42. Ray Bradbury: Your formal education was limited; Studs Terkel & Ray Bradbury; WFMT Studs Terkel Archives WFMT Studs Terkel Archives / 3.18.92
  43. Jud Caswel: “451”; Jud Caswel; Alderdown Lost & Found / ALD 0401
  44. (Amy Ray & Emily Saliers): “When We Were Writers”; Indigo Girls; Rounder 1166100867
  45. Sons of the Never Wrong: On a Good Day (Demel); Sons of the Never Wrong; Waterbug WBG 0088
  46. Carrie Newcomer: “Writing a Better Story”; Carrie Newcomer; The Point of Arrival | Available Light Records ALR05
  47. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  48. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004