The Midnight Special, June 3, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Cathie Ryan: White Dress (R. McTell); Cathie Ryan; Shanachie 78008 CD
  3. Kristin Lems: How Nice; Kristin Lems; Smithsonian Folkways FS8580
  4. Deidre McCalla: I Do Not Walk This Path Alone; Deidre McCalla; Maiden Rock Records MRK 5051
  5. James McCandless: 18th Anniversary; James McCandless; St. Christopher Records [Splash of Red]
  6. Stan Freberg: “John & Marsha”; Stan Freberg; Tip of the Freberg – Disc 1/Rhino R2 75645
  7. William Prince: Easier and Harder; William Prince; Six Shooter 8 36766 00682 2
  8. Robinson & Rohe: Follow; Robinson & Rohe; Righteous Babe RBR112-D
  9. Paul Rishell & Annie Raines, Rory Block: Goin’ to German; Paul Rishell & Annie Raines, Rory Block; Music Masters MM01612-65137-2
  10. June Carter Cash & Johnny Cash: “Jackson” (Leiber/Wheeler); June Carter Cash & Johnny Cash; Columbia/Legacy C2K 90908 Disc 2
  11. The Sherpas: She Ain’t a Pistol (She’s a Shotgun); The Sherpas; Trifecta 1 95269 23940 4
  12. Kate Hennessey: June; Kate Hennessey; 6092023
  13. Jim Gary: Lucky ‘n’ Me; Jim Gary; Jim Gary 88295 11607
  14. Heidi Swedberg & the Sukey Jump Band: “The Owl and the Pussycat” (Edward Lear poem); Heidi Swedberg & the Sukey Jump Band; [2013]
  15. Adela’s: Bird of a Feather; Words of Love; 2182023
  16. Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen feat. Dave Van Ronk: Froggy Went A-courtin’; Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen feat. Dave Van Ronk; Flying Fish FFCD FF671
  17. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special – Melodica”; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 005
  18. Josephine Baker: Dis moi Josephine (Laszlo, Zerkovitz, Lelievre); Josephine Baker; Arkadia Chanson 75103
  19. Josephine Baker: Sous le ciel d’Afrique (Dallin, et al.); Josephine Baker; Arkadia Chanson 75103
  20. Bella White: Marilyn; Bella White; Rounder Records 1166101935
  21. Owen Walsh: Wrong Road; Owen Walsh; Wrong Road Records 101
  22. Ray Bonneville: Two Bends in the Road; Ray Bonneville; PrimeCD PRIME CD68
  23. Memphis Minnie: In My Girlish Days; Memphis Minnie; Ruf Records 1110 Disk 2
  24. Cary Morin: When the Levee Breaks (Memphis Minnie); Cary Morin; Cary Morin 6 41752 33170 9
  25. Maria Muldaur: Me & My Chauffeur Blues (Memphis Minnie); Maria Muldaur; Shout DK 30219/OPCD-7614
  26. Kate MacLeod: Come Fare Away With Me (Ritchie); Kate MacLeod; single
  27. Amber Martin feat. Brett Every: If I Needed You (Van Zandt); Amber Martin feat. Brett Every; 10062016
  28. Brett Every feat. Belinda Crawford: What a Beautiful Day; Brett Every feat. Belinda Crawford; 7132012
  29. Marilyn Rea Beyer: The Midnight Special RFK Memorial Program; Marilyn Rea Beyer;
  30. Colby Maddox: “The Midnight Special – fiddle”; Colby Maddox; Midnight Special Collection CMaddox/MS 009
  31. Son of Town Hall: Ship’s Harmonium; Son of Town Hall; Son of Town Hall 2019-1
  32. Son of Town Hall: Morning Fields; Son of Town Hall; Son of Town Hall 2019-1
  33. Adam Carroll: Sno Cone Man; Adam Carroll; Down Hole Records DNH4004
  34. William Shakespeare: Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds (Sonnet 116); Richard Johnson; Decca Argo Shakespeare 400 4825281
  35. John Prine & Iris DeMent: “We’re Not the Jet Set” (Bobby Braddock); John Prine & Iris DeMent; Oh Boy OBR-019CD
  36. Rufus Wainwright: “Greek Song”; Rufus Wainwright; Rufus Wainwright 0044-50369-2
  37. Jim’s Big Ego: The Jumblies (Lear); Jim’s Big Ego; Eastern Front EFRCD-116
  38. Becky Menzie & Tom Michael: Somewhere (Bernstein); Becky Menzie & Tom Michael; WFMT FS 12-12-2009
  39. Katie Dahl: Silhouette; Katie Dahl; Leaky Boat 7 55491 27157 5
  40. Joe Crookston: Looking for Yes; Joe Crookston; Milagrito 1 95269 23950 3
  41. Sultans of String: Will You Marry Me?; Sultans of String; WFMT 7202013
  42. Olivia Coleman & James Bachman w/Mitchell & Webb: Wedding Vows; David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Coleman & James Bachman; BBC Audio ISBN 1-405-67680-9
  43. Sons of the Never Wrong: I’d Marry You (Lader); Sons of the Never Wrong; Waterbug WBG 107
  44. Greg Brown: I Never Will Marry (trad.); Greg Brown; Trailer Records TR0035
  45. Joni Mitchell: “My Old Man”; Joni Mitchell; Reprise 81227978-4
  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