Red Rooster Lounge 330: Do The Romp

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Otis Rush, Jr. Kimbrough, Lacy Gibson, Bob Margolin, Joe Louis Walker–Bruce Katz–Giles Robson, Guitar Shorty, Bill Perry, John Lee Hooker, Catfish Keith, The Kinsey Report, and Frank Bey.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network,October 8, 2018 [18620]


Otis Rush: Keep Loving Me Baby

Junior Kimbrough: Do The Romp

Lacy Gibson: Crying For My Baby

Bob Margolin: She’s So Pretty

Joe Louis Walker: Mrean Old Train

Guitar Shorty & Otis Grand: It’s Too Late

Otis Rush: I Can’t Quit You Baby

Bill Perry: Settle Down Fred

John Lee Hooker; Shake It Baby

Catfish Keith: Just Can’t Keep From Crying Sometimec

The Kinsey Report: Back Door Man

Frank Bey:Better Loook Out



Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1701]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.


The Blues Show 361: Deacon’s Hop

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Ray Charles, Roy Buchanan, Tiny Bradshaw, and Big Jay McNeeley.


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Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 23, 2018 [18633]


Ray Charles: Drifting Blues

Ray Charles: Outskirts of Town

Roy Buchanan: Pete’a Blue

Roy Buchanan: Country Boy

Roy Buchanan: Country Boogie

Roy Buchanan: Tribute To Elmore James

Roy Buchanan: Baby Baby Baby

Tiny Bradshaw: Breaking Up The House

Tiny Bradshaw: Train Kept A Rolling

Tiny Bradshaw: Take The Hands Off The Clock

Big Jay McNeeley: Deacon’s Hop

Big Jay McNeeley: 3-D

Big Jay McNeeley: Big Jay’s Hop



Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.


Fly By Night 287: Unfunky UFO

Steve The Fly is flying the friendly skies in Epiode 9287with selections from Robert Anton Wilson, Parliament, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, James Brown, The Meters, and Sun Ra & His Arkestra.

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Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, January 29, 2015 [18632]


Robert Anton Wilson: On Finnegans Wake

Parliament: Unfunky UFO

Miles Davis: Nine (Part 1) (‘Ife’)

John Coltrane: Impressions

Thelonious Monk: In Walked Bud

Charles Mingus: Open Letter To Duke

James Brown: I’ve Gotta Move

The Meters: Same Old Thing

Sun Ra Arkestra: Circe



Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2015, 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.


John Sinclair Radio Show 784: Strike Hard

Episode 784 is coming from the Advantage Living Center rehab faciity in Warren MI where they’re going to hold me for another week or two until I’m fully recovered from a fall on my ass last month, and I’m playing music today from a pair of interesting collections I foiund in my files called Far Out Jazz & Afro Funk and Funk Soul Sisters, with tunes by Marcos Valle, Future Warriors, Ann Sexton, Eighties Ladies, Betty Wright, Jody Gayles, Betty Harris, the Jones Girls, Trouble Man, Deniece Chandler, and Ella Washington.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Advantage Living Center, Warren MI, November 16, 2018 [18631]


Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Marcos Valle: Poweride

Future Warriors: Pembe

Brazilian Groove Band: Dance

Ann Sexton: If I Work My Thing on You

Eighties Ladies: I Knew That Love

Betty Wright: Clean Up Woman

Jody Gayles: You Gotta Push

Betty Harris: There’s a Break in the Road

Jones Girls: Will You Be There

Trouble Man: Strike Hard

Deniece Chandler: It’s You I Need

Ella Washington: If Time Could Stand Still

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me



Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation


Jazz Lunatique 202: Reactor

David Kunian is celebrating Halloween 2018 with a program of music by Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Public Enemy, Screaming Jay Hawkins, The Gun Club, Prince La La, Tammy Lynn & the AFO Executives, Candace Graves, R + R = Now, Go Go Penguin, and Dyson Malone & The Tangle.


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David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 30, 2018 [18630]


Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is The Place

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

Screaming Jay Hawkins: I Put A Spell On You

The Gun Club: Jack On Fire

Prince La La: Need You

Tammy Lynn & the AFO Executives: Mojo Hannah

Candace Graves: Six Eight

R + R = Now: Resisting Warrior

Go Go Penguin: Reactor

Dyson Malone & The Tangle: Pure As Gold

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Dancing In The Sun



Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.


Roots & Branches 24: After Hours

Our third installment of Famous Coachman’s Blues & Music After Hours show on WDET-FM, Public Radio in Detroit from 1991 features music by Erskine Hawkins, Eddie Burns, A.C. Reed, Joe Hunter, Little Milton, Otis Rush, Lynn White, Jimmy Forrest, Dorothy Moore, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Denise LaSalle, Albert Collins, the Butler Twins, Little Joe Blue, Willie D. Warren, and Sonny Boy Williamson.


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Famous Coachman, WDET-FM, Detroit, 1991 [18629]


Erskine Hawkins: After Hours

Eddie Burns: Detroit

A.C. Reed: I’m in the Wrong Business

Joe Hunter: After Hours

Little Milton: The Blues Is Alright

Otis Rush: I’m a Fool for You

Lynn White: Blues in My Bedroom

Jimmy Forrest: Night Train

Dorothy Moore: Talk to Me

Bobby “Blue” Bland: Stormy Monday

Denise LaSalle: If You Can’t Do Me Right

Albert Collins: Winter in Chicago

The Butler Twins: Long Distance Love

Little Joe Blue: You Got My Nose To The Grindstone

The Butler Twins: Butler Boogie

Willie D. Warren: My Baby Loves to Boogie

Sonny Boy Williamson: Fattening Frogs for Snakes



Hosted by Famous Coachman for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Famous Coachman for WDET-FM, Detroit

WDET airchecks recorded to cassette by DJ of Mt. Clemens

Digital transfers by Mike Boulan at Straight Ahead Studio, Oak Park MI

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to DJ of Mt. Clemens for sending the cassettes

© 2008, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation


Party Train 61: Raise Your Hand

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, The Falcons, Marie Knight, Charles Sheffield, The Charmettes, Abraham & The Metronomes, The Fantastic Johnny C, Clarence Reid, Nathan Bartell, The Bar-Kays, James Brown, The Isley Brothers, Leroy Hutson, Eddie Floyd, The Staples Singers, Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens, The Mighty Hannibal, Tino G’s Dumpster Machine, and Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, July 6, 2017 [18628]


Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

The Falcons: Let’s Kiss & Make Up

Marie Knight: Come On Baby (Hold My Hand)

Charles Sheffield: It’s Your Voodoo Working

The Charmettes: Please Don’t Kiss Me Again

Abraham & The Metronomes: Party

The Fantastic Johnny C: Hitch It To The Horse

Clarence Reid: Nobody But You Babe

Nathan Bartell: Top Going Down, Bottom Going Up

The Bar-Kays: Sang And Dance

James Brown: Give It Up Turnit Loose

The Isley Brothers: Livin’ In The Life

Leroy Hutson: After The Fight

Eddie Floyd: Raise Your Hand

The Staples Singers: I’m A Lover

Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens: What Have You Done

The Mighty Hannibal: I’ll Come Back To You

Tino G’s Dumpster Machine: Funky Business

Walter “Wolfman” Washingtons: Wolf Funk



Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.


Big City Blues Cruise 76: Leaping On Lenox

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 76 features music by Red Prysock, Earl Hooker, Big Walter Horton, Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis, Billy Wright, Magic Sam, James Cotton, Lightning Hopkins, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Robert Johnson, Albert Collins, Eddie Burns, and John Lee Hooker.


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Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 26, 1982 [18627]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Earl Hooker: Blue Guitar

Big Walter Horton: Little Boy Blue

Earl Hooker: Is You Ever Seen A One-Eyed Woman Cry

Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis: Leaping On Lenox

Billy Wright: Every Evening

Magic Sam: I Need You So Bad

Magic Sam: San Jose

James Cotton: Rocket 88

Lightning Hopkins: My Starter Won’t Start

Mississippi Fred McDowell: I Don’t Need No Heater

Robert Johnson: Stop Breaking Down Blues

Albert Collins: Gimme My Blues

Eddie Burns: Don’t Even Try

John Lee Hooker: Boogie Chillen

Red Prysock: Jumbo



Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 1982, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.