Big City Blues Cruise 17: The Greasy Chicken

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 17 features music by Red Prysock, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, the Kinsey Report, Albert King, A.C. Reed, Chuck Berry, Z.Z. Top, Elmore James, Andre Williams, and Little Stevie Wonder.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE GREASY CHICKEN

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 17

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, December 27, 1987 [BCBC-0017]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Red Prysock: Jumbo >

[02] Martino D’Lorenzo Opening Comments & ID

[03] Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Kansas City

[04] Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Standing At The Crossroads

[05] Martino D’Lorenzo Comments

[06] Kinsey Report: The Edge Of The City

[07] Albert King: Crosscut Saw

[08] Albert King: Hard Bargain

[09] A.C. Reed: She’s Fine

[10] A.C. Reed: These Blues Is Killing Me

[11] Chuck Berry: Rockin’ At The Philharmonic

[12] Martino D’Lorenzo Comments

[13] Z.Z. Top: Taking Care Of Business

[14] Elmore James: Look On Yonder’s Wall

[15] Martino D’Lorenzo Comments

[16] Andre Williams: Bacon Fat

[17] Andre Williams: Jail Bait

[18] Andre Williams: Just Because Of A Kiss

[19] Andre Williams: The Greasy Chicken

[20] Martino D’Lorenzo Comments

[21] Andre Williams: My Tears

[22] Andre Williams: Come On And Save Me

[23] Little Stevie Wonder: Fingertips

[24] Closing Theme: Red Prysock: Jumbo >

[25] Martino D’Lorenzo Closing Comments, ID & Outro

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martino D’Lorenzo at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 1987, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

Party Train 67: Wise Eyes

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 Isley Brothers, Roscoe Shelton, The Olympics, The Festivals, The Pointer Sisters, Edwin Starr, Tickled Pink, Jackie Wilson & The Chi-Lites, The Undisputed Truth, Curtis Mayfield, Syreeta, Linda Lewis, The Jackson 5, Tommye Young, The Emotions, The Intruders, The Royal Blackbirds, and John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WISE EYES

PARTY TRAIN 67

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, August 26, 2017 [LLPT-0067]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister >

[02] The Isley Brothers: Shake It With Me Baby

[03] Roscoe Shelton: I Can’t Help Myself

[04] The Olympics: I’ll Do A Little Bit More

[05] The Festivals: You’re Gonna Make It

[06] The Pointer Sisters: You Gotta Believe

[07] Edwin Starr: Time

[08] Tickled Pink: Reach Out (And Give Me Your Hand)

[09] Jackie Wilson & The Chi-Lites: Don’t Burn No Bridges

[10] The Undisputed Truth: Mama, I Got A Brand New Thing

[11] Curtis Mayfield: Hard Times

[12] Syreeta: Come And Get This Stuff

[13] Linda Lewis: Wise Eyes

[14] Jackson 5: One More Chance

[15] Tommy Young: Do You Still Feel The Same Way

[16] The Emotions: As Long As I’ve Got You

[17] The Intruders: To Be Happy Is The Real Thing

[18] Royal Blackbirds: Bottom Dragger Blues

[19] John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: all alone

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.