The Midnight Special, January 14, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Bing Crosby: Going Hollywood (Brown/Freed); Bing Crosby; Rhino 72 182-2
  3. Heartbeats Rhythm Quartet: Hollywood Dream; Heartbeats Rhythm Quartet; Spinning World/Green Linnet GLCD 2111
  4. Susan Werner: “Movie of My Life” (bonus track); Susan Werner; Bottom Line BLine 63440-47305-2
  5. The Rhythemettes & The Debutantes: Optimistic Voices; The Rhythemettes & The Debutantes; Rhino R2 71999
  6. Joe Kinosian: What Happens After the End?; Joe Kinosian; 2022
  7. South For Winter: Always You; South For Winter; 659696527614
  8. The Brother Brothers: “Waiting for a Star to Fall”; The Brother Brothers; Calla Lily | Compass 7 4757 2
  9. Edie Carey: Hollywood Ending; Edie Carey; 50185-2
  10. Dan Tyminski & the Soggy Bottom Boys: “I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow” (Traditional); Dan Tyminski & the Soggy Bottom Boys; O Brother Where Art Thou? | Mercury 088 170-069-2
  11. Ralph Stanley: “O Death”; Ralph Stanley; O Brother Where Art Thou? | Mercury 088 170-069-2
  12. Tim Eriksen / Riley Baugus: The Cuckoo; Tim Eriksen / Riley Baugus; DMZ/Columbia/Sony CK86843
  13. The Reeltime Travelers: Like a Songbird That Has Fallen; The Reeltime Travelers; DMZ/Columbia/Sony CK86843
  14. Jeff Bridges: Brand New Angel (Brown); Jeff Bridges; New West NW6181
  15. Robert Duvall: Live Forever (Shaver); Robert Duvall; New West NW6181
  16. Ryan Bingham: Weary Kind (Bingham, Burnett); Ryan Bingham; New West NW6181
  17. Robert Plant & Alison Krauss: Quattro (World Drifts In); Robert Plant & Alison Krauss; Rounder 1166101371
  18. Robert Plant & Alison Krauss: “Fortune Teller”; Robert Plant & Alison Krauss; Rounder Raising Sand / 11661-9075-2
  19. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – organ”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 008
  20. Martin Luther King: Speech, “I Have a Dream”; Martin Luther King, speaker; 20th Century Fox TFS-3201
  21. Rain Perry: This is Water; Rain Perry, feat. Ben Lee; 6 54434 01122 6
  22. SNCC Freedom Singers led by Willie Peacock: “Get On Board, Children”; SNCC Freedom Singers led by Willie Peacock; Smithsonian Folkways SF 40084
  23. Geoff Bartley: When the Few Have Much and the Many Have None; Geoff Bartley; Label 0000
  24. Vance Gilbert: “A Change is Gonna Come” (Sam Cooke); Vance Gilbert; Folkstage 10-22-05 2 of 2
  25. Rhiannon Giddens: We Could Fly; Rhiannon Giddens; Nonesuch 558805-2
  26. Bob Gibson & Joan Baez: “We Are Crossing Jordan River”; Bob Gibson & Joan Baez; Vanguard VCDCD3-125/27
  27. Youssou N’Dour and Bruce Cockburn: “Chimes of Freedom” (Bob Dylan); Youssou N’Dour and Bruce Cockburn; Columbia CK 67498
  28. Yosh & Yimmy: Wake (Floyd’s Song); Yosh & Yimmy; 7 55491 23683 3
  29. Bob Dylan: “Blowin’ in the Wind”; Bob Dylan; Columbia CK 8786 CD
  30. Tom Prasada-Rao: “$20 Bill”; Tom Prasada-Rao; Label [2021]
  31. Hudost, feat. The Accidentals: How Many Miles; Hudost, feat. The Accidentals; Open Sesame Music OSM015
  32. Lilli Lewis: “My American Heart”; Lilli Lewis (; Louisiana Red Hot Records LRHR 1200
  33. Martin Luther King: 1964 Studs Terkel interview; Martin Luther King & Studs Terkel, speakers; WFMT
  34. Pete Seeger: “We Shall Overcome” (Greatest Hits version); Pete Seeger; Columbia CK 9416
  35. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special (Piano Only); Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  36. William Burroughs & tomandandy: “Old Western Movies”; William Burroughs & tomandandy; Rykodisc RCD 10329
  37. Wylie & The Wild West: Flying; Wylie & The Wild West; 195269204556
  38. Yosh & Yimmy: McKinley Farm; Yosh & Yimmy; 7 55491 23683 3
  39. Wendy Morgan: Little Blue House; Wendy & DB feat. Billy Branch; Tigerlily Music 9232022
  40. Elliah Heifetz: “Modern Man”; Elliah Heifetz; [2022]
  41. Johnsmith: Out Across the Openness; Johnsmith; [2022]
  42. Birds of Chicago: “Lodestar”; Birds of Chicago; Signature Sounds Love in Wartime / 7-01237-20942-5
  43. Buffalo Rose & Tom Paxton: “I Give You the Morning”; Buffalo Rose & Tom Paxton; Misra Records MSR 127
  44. Annie Capps: How Can I Say This; Annie Capps; Yellow Room Records YRR024
  45. Sean Kiely: We Almost Made It; Sean Kiely; [2022]
  46. Abigail Lapell: Old Flames; Abigail Lapell; Outside Music OUT9175CD
  47. Ray Bonneville: On the Blind Side; Ray Bonneville; single
  48. Amy Speace: If You Fall; Amy Speace; Proper/Windbone 8 43563 14990 4
  49. Ernest Troost: This Will Pass Away; Ernest Troost; Travelin’ Shoes Records TSR1005
  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