The Midnight Special, June 17, 2023

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  1. Traditional: “Midnight Special”; Leadbelly; RCA Victor LPV-505
  2. Lou & Peter Berryman: Pack Up a Picnic; Lou & Peter Berryman; Cornbelt CR 13
  3. John Prine: Lake Marie; John Prine; Oh Boy! OBR 013CD
  4. Bob Dylan: Talking Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues; Bob Dylan; Columbia C3K 65302
  5. Satan & Adam: Watermelon Man (Hancock); Satan & Adam; Flying Fish FF 1994
  6. Jack Williams: Watermelon Man; Jack Williams; Wind River WR4039CD
  7. Yosh & Yimmy: Seedless Watermelon; Yosh & Yimmy; “ 7 55491 23683 3
  8. The Bobs: Sandwich Man (Englehardt); The Bobs; The Bobs Bobs0015
  9. Tom Russell & Barrance Whitfield: The Cuban Sandwich; Tom Russell & Barrance Whitfield; Hightone HCD8196
  10. Arrogant Worms: The Hot Dog Song; Arrogant Worms; Arrogant AW-3003
  11. Joel Mabus: Bubba’s 3 B’s (Barbecue, Banjo and Beer); Joel Mabus; Fossil 1097 CD
  12. Jeff Black: Lemonade; Jeff Black; Lotos Nile LNCD0010
  13. Sally Fingerett: Pink Lemonade; Sally Fingerett; Shanachie Shanachie 8033
  14. Scott Katz: Beer is Good; Scott Katz; Yellowtail YT-10012 Disc 1
  15. Robert Ellis: Topo Chico; Robert Ellis; New West NW6453
  16. Jez Lowe: The Soda Man; Jez Lowe; Tantobie TTRCD 100
  17. Jonas Friddle: “The Midnight Special – fretless banjo”; Jonas Friddle; Midnight Special Collection JFriddle | MS008
  18. Steve Goodman: “My Old Man”; Steve Goodman; Red Pajamas RPJ-012CD
  19. Rod Picott: Mark of Your Father; Rod Picott; Welding Rod 755491235478
  20. Ray Nordstrand: Intro Suliram; Ray Nordstrand; WFMT
  21. The Weavers: Suliram (“I’ll Be There” Indonesian trad.); The Weavers; Omega Omega CD 3021-22
  22. Ray Nordstrand: Outro Suliram/Intro Goober Peas; Ray Nordstrand; WFMT
  23. Burl Ives: Goober Peas (trad.); Burl Ives; St. Clair Entertainment Grp GEN65842
  24. Burl Ives: Big Rock Candy Mountain (McClintock); Burl Ives; Pickwick SPC 3393
  25. Burl Ives: On Top of Old Smoky; Burl Ives; Columbia River CRG 140000
  26. Oscar Brown, Jr.: Dat Dere (Timmons/Brown); Oscar Brown, Jr.; Columbia CS8377
  27. Rhiannon Giddens & Francesco Turrisi: Brown Baby (Brown); Rhiannon Giddens & Francesco Turrisi; Nonesuch 591336-2
  28. Michael P. Smith: I Brought My Father With Me; John McDermott & Michael P. Smith; EMI 0946 3 33462 2 2
  29. Amy Speace: “Father’s Day” (Speace & Vezner); Amy Speace; Windbone/Proper Windbone 8-83563-13472-6
  30. Jackson Emmer: All Hat, No Cattle; Jackson Emmer; none
  31. Tim Grimm: New Boots; Tim Grimm; Vault Records 18
  32. Catie Curtis: “Dad’s Yard”; Catie Curtis; Hear Music HEAR9402
  33. Darrell Scott: “Hummingbird”; Darrell Scott; Sugar Hill SHCD-3894
  34. Andrew Beyer: “The Midnight Special Solo (Long): Instrumental; Andrew Beyer; Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 007
  35. Carrie Newcomer: My Father’s Only Son + Intro; Carrie Newcomer; WFMT FS 4-14-2001
  36. Robert Earl Keen, Jr.: Five Pound Bass; Robert Earl Keen, Jr.; Sugar Hill SUG-CD-1080
  37. Terry Klein: Does the Fish Feel the Knife; Terry Klein; 8 2547998302 5
  38. Diana Jones: Pony; Diana Jones; Newsong Recordings NSR-0501
  39. Diane Patterson: Carry Your Ancestors; Diane Patterson; bandcamp 1032013
  40. Teresa Doyle: Dance To Your Daddy (trad./W.Watson); Teresa Doyle; Bedlam TDCD 005
  41. New Middle Class: Loch Ness Cafe; New Middle Class; 2nd Mortgage 191061476771
  42. Juggernaut Jug Band: Chicken Pie; Juggernaut Jug Band; Juggernaut 6D728 CD
  43. Johnny Neel, et al.: “Pop-a Tuna Can” (Lisa Webb); Johnny Neel, Christy Cornelius, Bob Locknar, Jim Schneider; Lion&Frog 1
  44. Lena Horne & Eddie Anderson: Tete a Tete at Tea Time/Solid Potato Salad (Raye, de Paul, Prince); Lena Horne & Eddie Anderson; Rhino Movie Music R272246
  45. Metamora: “Little Potato”; Metamora; Metamora Sugar Hill/SHCD1131
  46. Laura Nyro: “Stoned Soul Picnic”; Laura Nyro; Columbia/Legacy CK 85763
  47. Tom Waits: Chocolate Jesus (Waits/Brennan); Tom Waits; Epitaph Epitaph 86547 2
  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