The Midnight Special, April 8, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Greg Greenway: That’s Where the Hope Comes From; Greg Greenway; Sheen of Heat SOH010
  3. Rachel Baiman: Winter’s Come and Gone (Welch/Rawlings); Rachel Baiman; 88295 03618
  4. Anne Harris: Lift Every Voice & Sing (Johnson/Johnson); Anne Harris; Rugged Road Records 8 88295 82053 0
  5. The Rankin Family: “Rise Again”; The Rankin Family; Rounder 11661 7028 2
  6. Les Barker: “Mid-life Crocus”; Les Barker; Cat Nav – Songs and Poems of Les Barker | Osmosys OSMO CD 050/051 2 of 2
  7. David Olney: Lilly of the Valley; David Olney; Philo CD PH 1224
  8. Jim Post: Lily White; Jim Post; Flying Fish FF70419Cd
  9. Deidre McCalla: Amaryllis; Deidre McCalla; Maiden Rock Records MRK 5051
  10. Jack Williams: Looking for a Rainbow; Jack Williams; Wind River 195269167318
  11. Michael Johnson: “Looking for Rainbows (without an umbrella)”; Michael Johnson; Red House Records RHR CD 259
  12. Barry Mitteroff and Silk City: “Wizard of Oz Medley”; w/John Gorka, Larry Cohen, Rachel Kalem, Danny Weiss; Silk City | Flying Fish FF 472
  13. Josh White: “Free and Equal Blues” (Harburg/Robinson); Josh White; Smithsonian Folkways SF CD 40081
  14. Jorma Kaukonen: Brother Can You Spare a Dime (Harburg); Jorma Kaukonen; Red House Records RHR CD 282
  15. Erin McKeown: (It’s Only A) Paper Moon (Arlen/Harburg/Rose); Erin McKeown; Nettwerk 0 6700 30564 2 7
  16. Yip Harburg and Sammy Fain: Flahooley; Original Broadway Cast; Angel ZDM 0777 7 64764 2 1
  17. Michael Feinstein: Look to the Rainbow (Harburg/Lane); Michael Feinstein; Elektra/Nonesuch 9 79243-2
  18. Acoustic Eidolon: Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Arlen/Harburg); Acoustic Eidolon; Eidolon EID 801
  19. Windborne: Song of Hard Times (trad.); Windborne; none
  20. Richard Thompson: “Pharaoh”; Richard Thompson; Acoustic Classics II | Beeswing Records BSWCD003
  21. Bob Franke: Israelite; Bob Franke; Franke 1
  22. Dailey & Vincent: Moses Smote The Water (trad.); Dailey & Vincent; Rounder Records 11661-0610-2
  23. Kim & Reggie Harris: Walkin’ in the Wilderness; Kim & Reggie Harris; Appleseed APRCD1034
  24. Atwater-Donnelly: We’ll Camp a Little While in the Wilderness; Atwater-Donnelly; Rabbit Island 1007-2
  25. Joe Jencks: Tikkun Olam; Joe Jencks; Turtle Bear Music TBM072707-1
  26. Theodore Bikel: Next Year in Jerusalem; Theodore Bikel; Star ST 119-18
  27. Daniel Janke: Night in the Desert; Daniel Janke; Northern Town Films NTF1235CD
  28. Kate Campbell: The Last Song; Kate Campbell; Eminent EM-25050-2
  29. David Olney: Thirty Coins of Gold; David Olney; Philo CDPH 1204
  30. Burlap to Cashmere: Anybody Out There? (Delopoulos); Burlap to Cashmere; A&M Records 80688590529
  31. Claire Lynch: Who But Man?; Claire Lynch; Thrill Hill single23
  32. Gillian Welch: “By the Mark”; Gillian Welch; Almo Sounds ALM SD 80006
  33. Stephen Schuch: Midnight Special (Piano Only); Stephen Schuch; Stephen Schuch [2022]
  34. Eric Andersen: “Violets of Dawn”; Eric Andersen; Vanguard VMD 79206
  35. Wishing Chair & Kara Barnard: “Wide Sky”; Wishing Chair & Kara Barnard; Dishpan Brigade | Terrakin Records TER0006
  36. Jake Blount: Take Me to the Water / Prayer (B. Jones); Jake Blount w/Mali Obomsawin, Brian Slattery; Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40247
  37. Nickel Creek: Celebrants; Nickel Creek; Repair Records RR04075CD
  38. Buddy Mondlock: Stranger in a Strange Land (acoustic); Buddy Mondlock; Major Bob Major Bob 001 2
  39. Sons of the Never Wrong: “From Where the Strings Descend” (Roper); Sons of the Never Wrong; Songs 3 Records SR3
  40. Darryl Purpose: A Place Where Everyone Sings (Josephs); Darryl Purpose; 962022
  41. (Amy Ray & Emily Saliers): “Feel This Way Again”; Indigo Girls; Rounder 1166100867
  42. Graham Nash: A Better Life; Graham Nash; BMG single
  43. The Byrds: Farther Along (trad.); The Byrds; Columbia/Legacy C2K 89110 2-2
  44. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band w/Larkin Poe: I Shall Be Released; Nitty Gritty Dirt Band w/Larkin Poe; MRI Associated 860008230607
  45. The Rough & Tumble: Carry You; The Rough & Tumble; 1 97545 42169 5
  46. Eliza Gilkyson: Rose of Sharon; Eliza Gilkyson; Musical Transformations MTI CD397
  47. Eric Bibb: “Shingle By Shingle”; Eric Bibb; Good Stuff | Earthbeat R2 75265
  48. Full cast: “Better World / Lonesome Valley” medley; Lisa Asher, Berwick Haynes, Sam Misner, Matt Mueller, and Megan Smith; Woody Guthrie’s American Song Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse and American Song Productions
  49. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  50. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004