The Midnight Special, May 6, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Aengus Finnan: Lightfoot; Aengus Finnan; Borealis BCDNBM500
  3. Gordon Lightfoot: “Canadian Railroad Trilogy”; Gordon Lightfoot; The Way I Feel/Bear Family Records BCD 15576 AH
  4. Gordon Lightfoot: Early Mornin’ Rain; Gordon Lightfoot; Warner/Rhino Reprise2237
  5. Gordon Lightfoot: “Canary Yellow Canoe”; Gordon Lightfoot; Rhino R2 75802
  6. Harry Belafonte: The Last Time I Saw Her (Lightfoot); Harry Belafonte; RCA Victor LSP-4255
  7. Gordon Lightfoot: Did She Mention My Name; Gordon Lightfoot; Warner/Rhino Reprise2237
  8. Maria Muldaur: That Same Old Obsession (Lightfoot); Maria Muldaur; Borealis BCDNBM500
  9. Dan Tyminski: 10 Degrees and Getting Colder (Lightfoot); Dan Tyminksi w/Daily & Vincent; North Star Records NSR001
  10. Mike Stevens: The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald (instrumental); Mike Stevens; Stony Plain SPCD1452
  11. Bruce Cockburn: Ribbon of Darkness (Lightfoot); Bruce Cockburn; Borealis BCDNBM500
  12. Tony Rice: Bitter Green (Lightfoot); Tony Rice; Rounder CD 0370
  13. Peter, Paul and Mary: For Lovin’ Me (Lightfoot); Peter, Paul and Mary; Reader’s Digest/Warner OPCD-8505
  14. Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind; Gordon Lightfoot; Reprise 2237-2
  15. Gordon Lightfoot: A Painter Passing Through; Gordon Lightfoot; Warner/Rhino R2 75802
  16. Travis, Merle: “Midnight Special” Travis picked guitar; Merle Travis; Travis Pickin’ | CMH 6255
  17. Bryan Bowers: White Coral Bells (Trad.); Bryan Bowers; Flying Fish 18964-0675-2
  18. Bryan Bowers: Give Me The Roses (Martin/Williams); Bryan Bowers; Flying Fish 18964-0675-2
  19. Windborne: Bread and Roses; Windborne; WFMT Folkstage 07-20-19 2
  20. Edith Piaf: “La Vie En Rose”; Edith Piaf; Primo The Passion of Edith Piaf / PRMCD6053
  21. Adam Carroll: Full Moon Shining Down; Adam Carroll; Adam Carroll 823043443227
  22. Claudia Schmidt: New Beltane Boogie (Jump Over It); Claudia Schmidt; Red House Records RHR CD 38
  23. Kelly Hunt: Sunshine Long Overdue; Kelly Hunt; Rare Bird RBR001
  24. Blind Willie McTell: “Broke Down Engine”; Blind Willie McTell; Between the Rails: America’s Train Songs | GNP/Crescendo 2249
  25. Precious Bryant: “Broke and I Ain’t Got a Dime” (Blind Willie McTell); Precious Bryant; Fool Me Good | Terminus CD 0201-2
  26. Bob Dylan: Blind Willie McTell; Bob Dylan; Columbia C3K 65302 3
  27. Guy Davis, feat. Fabrizzio Poggi: Statesboro Blues (Blind Willie McTell); Guy Davis, feat. Fabrizzio Poggi; MC Records MC-0074
  28. Christy Moore: Aisling (McGowan); Christy Moore; Smoke & Strong Whiskey Newberry/CM0002-2
  29. Christy Moore: Lisdoonvarna; Christy Moore; Green Linnet SIF 3302
  30. Jimmie Dale Gilmore: Ripple (Garcia/Hunter); Jimmie Dale Gilmore; Windcharger 11661 3173 2
  31. Jimmie Dale Gilmore: “Just a Wave” (Butch Hancock); Jimmie Dale Gilmore; Elektra 9 61502-2
  32. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – Melodica”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 005
  33. Owen Walsh: Somewhere Sunny; Owen Walsh; 112022
  34. Jim Malcolm: “Flowers of Edinburgh” (Trad./lyrics, Malcolm); Jim Malcolm; Live at Glenfarg | Beltane Records BELCD103
  35. Elena Moon Park: “Flower Dance”; Elena Moon Park; Unhurried Journey | moonpark music moonpark music 001
  36. Old School Freight Train (Jesse Harper): Dance; Old School Freight Train; Acoustic Disc ACD 61
  37. Natalie Merchant: Come On Aphrodite; Natalie Merchant; Nonesuch 75597907858
  38. Tony Cuffe: “When Rosy May Comes in Wi’ Flowers” (Robert Burns); Tony Cuffe; Complete Songs of Robert Burns | Linn Records HONCD 5047
  39. Julie Andrews & the Orig. Broadway Cast: “The Lusty Month of May” (Lerner/Loewe); Julie Andrews & the Orig. Broadway Cast; Camelot | Sony SK 60542
  40. The Jones Family: “Hal-an-tow”; Chuck, Brenda and Chenoa— Jones; Shambling Gate Records SGR 1616
  41. Richard Thompson: Sumer is Icumin In (trad.); Richard Thompson; Beeswing BSW003
  42. Luther Vandross: Everybody Rejoice/Brand New Day (Vandross); Original Broadway Cast; Atlantic SD 18137
  43. Dana Cooper: The Flower and the Vine; Dana Cooper; Dog Eared Music DC2022
  44. Cordelia’s Dad: May Blooming Field (Trad.); Cordelia’s Dad; Omnium OMM 2011D
  45. Jaimee Harris: The Fair and Dark Haired Lad; Jaimee Harris; Thirty Tigers FNR03573CD
  46. Sara Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion: When The Lilacs Are in Bloom (Ahrens); Sara Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion; Route 8 Rte 8 001
  47. Ciaran MacGowan: “Wild Mountain Thyme” (Traditional); Ciaran MacGowan; digital single | [2021]
  48. Laura Love: “I Still Believe (Unplugged)”; Laura Love; Laura Love 88295 68276
  49. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – cigar box slide”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004