The Midnight Special, February 18, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Alastair Moock: Freight Train/The Story of Elizabeth Cotten; Alastair Moock; Moockshake Music 00261 48083
  3. Elizabeth Cotten: Vastopol; Elizabeth Cotten; Smithsonian Folkways SF CD 40009
  4. Megan Bee: Cottonwood Leaves; Megan Bee; 7 00261 48957 5
  5. Ed Miller: Muir & the Master Builder; Ed Miller; Wellfield CD-022
  6. Hanne Kah: Greta; Hanne Kah; kosmopolit records KR 1920 0858
  7. Ellie Grace: Up; Ellie Grace; Music to Life 7 93447 4312 9
  8. Greg Greenway: “Rosa Parks w/intro”; Greg Greenway; WFMT Folkstage 07-17-10 1 of 2
  9. Amy Dixon-Kolar: “Rosa Sat”; Amy Dixon-Kolar; [2008]
  10. Walter Bobbie and ensemble: “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ The Boat”; Nathan Lane, JK Simmons, Walter Bobbie, et al.; RCA 09026 61317 2
  11. Jackson Browne: “The Rebel Jesus” (live); Jackson Browne; Hemifran MFH 1001
  12. Hugh Blumenfeld: Long Haired Radical Socialist Jew; Hugh Blumenfeld; 1-800-Prime CD CD 043
  13. Dom Flemons: He’s a Lone Ranger; Dom Flemons; Smithsonian Folkways FW CD 40224
  14. The Infamous Stringdusters: The Deputy; The Infamous Stringdusters; Sugar Hill SUG 7077
  15. Ramblin’ Jack Elliott: “Will James” (Ian Tyson); Ramblin’ Jack Elliott; Stony Plain SPCD 1322
  16. Jonas Friddle: “The Midnight Special – fretless banjo”; Jonas Friddle; Midnight Special Collection JFriddle | MS008
  17. Christine Lavin: Attractive Stupid People; Christine Lavin; Yellow Tail YT10024
  18. The Capitol Steps: Fools on the Hill; The Capitol Steps; Cap Steps CSCD – 1011
  19. Chris Sanders: Nowhere Man (Lennon/McCartney); Chris Sanders; Desert Night DN-949
  20. Dar Williams: I Won’t Be Your Yoko Ono (Intro); Dar Williams; Razor & Tie 7930182871-2
  21. Dar Williams: I Won’t Be Your Yoko Ono; Dar Williams; Razor & Tie 7930182871-2
  22. John Lennon: “Power to the People”; John Lennon; EMI 7243 8 21954 2 9
  23. Dallas Ugly: Fools Life; Dallas Ugly; Adyhâropa Records AR DU01
  24. SONiA: Me, Too; SONiA; Disappear Records DR 1007
  25. SONiA: Worried Man Blues; SONiA; Disappear Records DR 1014
  26. SONiA: Shake It; SONiA; Disappear Records DR 1007
  27. Townes Van Zandt: If I Was Washington; Townes Van Zandt; Sugar Hill SH CD 1046
  28. Al Rose: Lincoln; Al Rose; Waterdog Music 9906
  29. Ina May Wool: “Lincoln on the Streets of New York”; Ina May Wool; [2021]
  30. Willie Eason: “Why I Like Roosevelt”; Willie Eason; Blues With a Message/Arhoolie CD 510
  31. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection CMaddox/MS 009
  32. James Keelaghan: “Cold Missouri Waters”; James Keelaghan; Green Linnet GL CD 2120
  33. Sandy Cash: Survival of the Fittest; Sandy Cash; Muso SCoo2
  34. Danny Meehan: “Let’s Evolve” (Harnick/Baker); Danny Meehan; Sheldon Harnick: Hidden Treasures | Harbinger Records HCD3002
  35. Nanci Griffith: The Loving Kind; Nanci Griffith; Rounder Records 11661-3275-2
  36. Phil Ochs: “William Worthy”; Phil Ochs; All the News That’s Fit to Sing | Hannibal HNCD 4427
  37. Joni Mitchell: Impossible Dreamer; Joni Mitchell; Reprise 9 46358-2
  38. Mitch Leigh, Joe Darion: Man of La Mancha (I, Don Quixote); Richard Kiley & Irving Jacobson; Decca 012 159 387-2
  39. Jane Sapp, Pete Seeger & Si Kahn: “Harriet Tubman”; Jane Sapp, Pete Seeger & Si Kahn; Carry It On/Flying Fish FFCD 70104 1987
  40. Country Joe McDonald: Clara Barton; Country Joe McDonald; Ryko CD10201
  41. Kimi Djabaté: Dindin; Kimi Djabaté; Cumbancha CMB-CD 160
  42. Amanda Pascali: Temporary Home; Amanda Pascali; Music to Life 7 93447 4312 9
  43. Rachel Garlin: “Democracy Demands”; Rachel Garlin; Charterhouse pre-release download
  44. Dick Gaughan: Thomas Muir of Huntershill; Dick Gaughan; Applesee 1027
  45. Janis Ian: “I’m Still Standing”; Janis Ian; Rude Girl RGR101
  46. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  47. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004