Blues & Roots 76: Mean Disposition


John Sinclair is playing music on WWOZ from 2001 in Episode 76 with sides by Little Walter, Muddy Waters’ first three singles for Aristocrat Records, Honeyboy Edwards on Folkways Records, The Five Blind Boys, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Liz McComb, King Ernest, and Olu Dara.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MEAN DISPOSITION
BLUES & ROOTS 76
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 1, 2001 [19339]

Little Walter: Juke
Muddy Waters: Gypsy Woman
Muddy Waters: Anna Mae
Muddy Waters: Good Looking Woman
Muddy Waters: Mean Disposition
Muddy Waters: I Can’t Be Satisfied
Muddy Waters: I Feel Like Going Home
Honeyboy Edwards: Catfish Blues
Honeyboy Edwards: Pony Blues
The Five Blind Boys: No More
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Sunnyland Train
Liz McComb: You Can’t Hurry God
King Ernest: Suffer And Stay
Olu Dara: Herb Man
Little Walter: Lights Out
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Red Rooster Lounge 357: Grits Ain’t Groceries


Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Rusty Zinn, Kevin Burt, James Harman & Kid Ramos, Muddy Waters, Johnny Dyer & Rick Holmstrom, Gary Clark Jr., Robert Johnson, William Clarke, John Primer, Zen Blues Quartet, Johnny Rawls, and Albert Collins.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GRITS AIN’T GROCERIES
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 357
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, April 8m 2019 [19338]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Rusty Zinn: Stand By Me
Kevin Burt: Smack Dab In The Middle
James Harman & Kid Ramos: Special Friend
Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Part 1)
Johnny Dyer & Rick Holmstrom: Back Home
Gary Clark Jr.: Three O’Clock Blues
Robert Johnson: Rambling On My Mind
William Clarke: Chasing The Gator
John Primer: You Shouldn’t Tell A Lie
Zen Blues Quartet: Grits Ain’t Groceries
Johnny Rawls: Ace of Spades
Albert Collins: Melt Down
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1727]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 

The Blues Show 387: Soul Food


Bruce Pingree is playing music this week byAnthony Gerassi, Eric Lindell, Colin James, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar, the Blues Doctors, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, The Nick Moss Band, Tinsley Ellis, James Davis, Doug James, T.J. Wheeler, Hatrack Gallagher, and Sluefoot.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SOUL FOOD
THE BLUES SHOW 387
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, October 2017 > September 12, 2018 [19309]
 
Anthony Gerassi: What About Me
Eric Lindell: Revolution
Colin James: Soul of a Man
Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar: Morning Train
Blues Doctors: Mery Mercy Mercy
Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio: Another Mule
The Nick Moss Band: Get Your Hands Out My Pockets
Tinsley Ellis: I Got Mine
James Davis: Blue Monday
Doug James: Blues For Leo
T.J. Wheeler: Hope Heroes and The Blues
T.J. Wheeler & Hatrack Gallagher: Hurry Up And Wait
T.J. Wheeler: Lucky So And So
T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: Face The Music
T.J. Wheeler: Not To Look Like Christmas
Sluefoot: Give Your Love
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

Fly By Night 314: Out Of This World


Steve The Fly is spinning deep sides by Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, Sonny Rollins, and Lester Young.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OUT OF THIS WORLD
FLY BY NIGHT 314
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, May 29, 2019 [19336]
 
Miles Davis: Prince Of Darkness
Charles Mingus: Crying Blues
John Coltrane: Out Of This World
Thelonious Monk: Four In One
Charlie Parker: Hot House
Sonny Rollins: Asiatic Raes
Lester Young: A Ghost Of A Chance
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.
 
 

John Sinclair Radio Show 811: Gris Gris


Episode 811 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit with the first part of a multi-houred salute to my recently departed friend, mentor, and personal physician called Dr. John but known to his intimates as Mac (or Max) Rebennack, the one-of-a-kind New Orleans pianist, guitarist, singer, composer, producer and indelible character who put in 77 years on this severe planet before succumbing to a heart attack early on June 5th Our first segment presents music from Mac’s first three albums for Atco Records: Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya (1968), Babylon (1969), and Remedies (1970).  
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GRIS GRIS
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW  811
Cass Corrdidor, Detroit, June 9, 2019 [19335]
 
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Dr. John: Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya
Dr. John: Jump Sturdy
Dr. John: Mama Roux
Dr. John: I Walk On Gilded Splinters
Dr. John: Babylon
Dr. John: The Patriotic Flag Waver
Dr. John: Glowing
Dr. John: The Lonesome Guitar Strangler
Dr. John: Wash Mama Wash
Dr. John: Loop Garoo
Dr. John: Chippy Chippy
Dr. John: All On A Mardi Gras Day
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 
 

Jazz Lunatique 229: Father Unknown


David Kunian is playing music this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, Fishbone, The Minutemen, My American Dream, Alanis Morrisette, P.J. Harvey, The Dresden Dolls, Melvin Gibbs’ Elevated Entity, Harriet Tubman, Olu Dara, Amy Helm, and Todd Snyder, plus an illuminating conversation with master bassist Melvin Gibbs.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FATHER UNKNOWN
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 229
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 23, 2019 [19334]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Public Enemy: Fight The Power
Fishbone: Freddie’s Dead
The Minutemen: This Ain’t No Picnic
My American Dream: Stupid Kids
Alanis Morrisette: Right Through You
P.J. Harvey: Good Fortune
The Dresden Dolls: Backstabber
Melvin Gibbs Conversation with David Kunian
Harriet Tubman: Father Unknown
Melvin Gibbs Conversation with David Kunian
Melvin Gibbs’ Elevated Entity: Cantu for Oduduwa
Olu Dara: Your Lips
Amy Helm: This Too Shall Light
Todd Snyder: Just Like Old Times
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Face The Music 24: Ain’t Gonna Run You Down


arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music from Wilbur Sweatman’s Original Jazz Band, Eubie Blake, Jelly Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers, Jimmy Blythe, King Oliver & his Orchestra, Clifford Hayes’ Louisville Stompers, River Raisin Ragtime Revue, Big Bill Broonzy, Big Joe Turner & Willie the Lion Smith, Jimmy Yancey, Big Maceo-Ransome Knowling-Tampa Red, Count Basie & his Instrumentalists, Todd Rhodes & his Orchestra, and Cecil Taylor.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
AIN’T GONNA RUN YOU DOWN
FACE THE MUSIC 24
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, April 14, 2016 [AAFM-0024]  

Wilbur Sweatman’s Original Jazz Band: Rainy Day Blues
Eubie Blake: Good Fellow Blues
Jelly Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers: Wild Man Blues
Jimmy Blythe: Ain’t Gonna Run You Down
King Oliver & his Orchestra: Frankie and Johnny
Clifford Hayes’ Louisville Stompers: You’re Ticklin’ Me
River Raisin Ragtime Revue: Black and Blue
Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown and White
Big Joe Turner : Doggin’ the Dog
with Willie the Lion Smith
Jimmy Yancey: Tell ‘Em About Me
Big Maceo-Ransome Knowling=Tampa Red:County Jail Blues
Count Basie & his Instrumentalists: Basie’s Basement
Todd Rhodes & his Orchestra: Blues for the Red Boy
Cecil Taylor: Things Ain’t What They Used To Be

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by arwulf arwulf for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.
 

Soul Lucille Show 197: It’s A Trip


Lucille DJ is back on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk including a guest spot by John Sinclair, with tunes by The Soul Children, Major Lance, Bill Withers, Barbara Randolph, Ann Peebles, Leo’s Sunshipp, Gil Scott-Heron, the Wild Magnolias, Rebirth Brass Band, Parliament, Chocolate Milk, The Last Poets, Eugene McDaniels, Eddie Henderson, Grady Tate, and Don Covay.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
IT’S A TRIP
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 197
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, July 24, 2016 [19332]
 
The Soul Children: Hearsay
Major Lance: I Wanna Make Up (Before We Break Up)
Bill Withers: Use Me
Barbara Randolph: Cheap Loving
Ann Peebles: I Can’t Stand The Rain
Leo’s Sunshipp: Give Me The Sunshine
Gil Scott-Heron: Shut ‘Um Down
Wild Magnolias: Let’s Go Get ’Em
Rebirth Brass Band: Feel Like Bustin’ Loose
Wild Magnolias: Oops Upside Your Head
Parliament: Children of Production
Chocolate Milk: Pretty Pimping Willie
The Last Poets: It’s A Trip
Eugene McDaniels: The Lord Is Back
Eddie Henderson: Open Eyes
Grady Tate: Pickin’ Cotton
Don Covay: Sweet Thang
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio, Firenze
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.