The Midnight Special, March 25, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Jack Williams: Cavewoman Betty; Jack Williams; Wind River WR4047CD
  3. Cosy Sheridan: “Dorothy & Eve”; Cosy Sheridan; Wind River WR4019
  4. Aparna Nancherla: Clothes for Discussion; Aparna Nancherla; Bentzen Ball Records BBR001
  5. Salamander Crossing: Color Outside the Lines; Salamander Crossing; Signature Sounds SSRC 1234
  6. Christine Kane: “She Don’t Like Roses”; Christine Kane; Rain and Mud and Wild and Green | Big Fat Music [2002]
  7. Eric Taylor: Cowgirl’s Heel; Eric Taylor; Blue Ruby BR006
  8. (Connie Kaldor): “Coyote’s Call”; Connie Kaldor; Philo CD PH 1205
  9. Crys Matthews: “For the Women with Steel in Their Bones”; Crys Matthews; Changemakers | [2021]
  10. Joy Harjo: “Creation Story”; Joy Harjo w/Susan M. Williams, John L. Williams; Native American Currents/Silver Wave SD915
  11. Keb’ Mo’ feat. Rosanne Cash: Put a Woman in Charge; Keb’ Mo’ feat. Rosanne Cash; Concord CRE01019
  12. Janis Ian: Better Times Will Come; Janis Ian w/John Cowan, Andrea Zonn, Diane Schuur, et al.; Rude Girl RGR101
  13. Raye Zaragoza: “Fight Like A Girl”; Raye Zaragoza; Woman in Color/Rebel River Records
  14. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection CMaddox/MS 009
  15. Kathy Kallick: “Dark Moon” (Ned Miller); Kathy Kallick; Walkin’ in My Shoes | Live Oak 510
  16. Gene Parsons: “Dark Moon”; Gene Parsons; I Hope They Let Us In | String Bender SBR 002
  17. Mary Gauthier: Dark Enough to See the Stars; Mary Gauthier; In the Black ITBCD008
  18. Gerry O’Beirne: Shades of Gloria; Gerry O’Beirne; WFMT 4.22.2006
  19. Bill McGarvey: Standing Next to Gloria Steinem; Bill McGarvey; Thievery Records THV-22202-5
  20. Annabelle Chvostek Ensemble: Equal Rights; Annabelle Chvostek Ensemble; Borealis BCD221
  21. Ladysmith Black Mambazo: “Hello My Baby”; Ladysmith Black Mambazo; Shaka Zulu | Warner LP 9-25582-1
  22. Miriam Makeba: “Click Song #2”; Miriam Makeba; In Concert! | Reprise RS-6253
  23. Kitty Donohoe: “Working for Mrs. O’Leary”; Kitty Donohoe; WFMT 11-3-01
  24. Sloan Wainwright: “Thinkin’ Outside the Box” (Sloan Wainwright, Stephen Murphy); Sloan Wainwright; [2016]
  25. Ben & Dom: Dance with Your Shadow; Ben & Dom; LaLaLa LLLR02
  26. Bill Bourne: Give It To Me; Bill Bourne; Blue Streak BSCD 97002
  27. Mouths of Babes: Beehive (I. Elizabeth, Kidd); Mouths of Babes; Wide Awake Music WAM0003
  28. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special (Piano Only); Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  29. Lynn Miles: Moody; Lynn Miles; True North TND802
  30. Shemekia Copeland: “I’m Not Like Everybody Else”; Shemekia Copeland; Alligator ALCD 4984
  31. Chic Gamine: “Butterfly Woman”; Chic Gamine; Chic Gamine Chic Gamine/CG0428
  32. Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy ft. Rhiannon Giddens: Woman of the House; Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy ft. Rhiannon Giddens; Linus 270787
  33. Maeve Higgins: A Very Special Woman; Maeve Higgins; bandcamp [2022]
  34. Maeve Higgins: One of the Good Ones; Maeve Higgins; bandcamp [2022]
  35. Toby Marlow, Lucy Moss: The One You’ve Been Waiting For; SIX: Samantha Pauly, Andrea Macasaet, *Brittney Mack, Anna Uzele [oo-ZELL-eh], Adrianna Hicks and *Abby Mueller [mYOO-lur]; Loudmouth/Ex-Wives Ltd. 5.6.22
  36. Al Stewart: “Katherine of Oregon”; Al Stewart; Beach Full of Shells/Appleseed APR CD 1088
  37. Emily Scott Robinson w/Alisa Amador & Violet Bell: Double Double; Emily Scott Robinson w/Alisa Amador & Lizzy Ross; ESR2022
  38. Joan Baez: “Simple Twist of Fate” (Bob Dylan); Joan Baez; Complete A&M Recordings/A&M Chronicles B0000828-02 3 of 4
  39. Bob Dylan: “What Was It You Wanted?”; Bob Dylan; Oh, Mercy | Columbia CK 45281 CD
  40. Diana Jones: “Ask a Woman”; Diana Jones; Diana Jones [2021]
  41. Buddy Mondlock: The Woman in the Window; Buddy Mondlock; [2023]
  42. (Anais Mitchell): “When the Chips are Down”; Original Cast ft. Lulu Fall, Jessie Shelton & Shaina Taub; Warner 0190295768072
  43. The Heartstrings Project: PM; The Heartstrings Project; 12112020
  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