The Ancient and Sacred Society of Insomniacs

Episode 1. Long ago, along with a small but elite group of close friends, I became a member of the Insomniac Society. Like many of the most precious things in my life, I have taken an oath of secrecy as to the details of the Order of the Insomniacs… but I can share with you this one golden treasure: a 76 minute long soundtrack to accompany your own insomnia. Sleep tight my friends, and sweet dreams.

Night Owl – Tony Allen & The Champs
Evenin’ –  Jimmy Rushing with the Count Basie Orchestra
Night Theme – The Sound Stylistics
I Walked All Night – The Embers
I Wanna Sleep in Your Arms – The Modern Lovers
Sleep – Little Willie John
I’m So Tired – The Beatles
Sleep Come On and Take Me – The Boswell Sisters
Goodbye Sweet Dreams – Roky Erickson
I Can’t Sleep – The La’s
Lawd, You Made the Night Too Long – Louis Armstrong
In My Dream – Screamin’ Jay Hawkins
Rock Me To Sleep – Little Miss Cornshucks (Mildred Cummings)
Rock To Sleep  – Horace Andy
Sleep Tight – “The Kid” with Link Wray
Dreaming – Sun Ra & The Cosmic Rays
Midnight Lullaby – Tom Waits
Sleeping Lady and the Giant Who Watches Over Her – Duke Ellington & his Orchestra
Lullaby (2 W 46th Street) – Moondog
Sweet Dreams – Don Gibson
Scarecrow – Paul Robeson
Pearl’s Dream – Brokeback
Canção de Embalar – Jose Afonso
Sound-A-Sleep – Blondie
Where Did the Night Go? – Gil Scott-Heron