Party Train 20: Give Everybody Some

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 20 starting with her theme song by Tino Gross, followed by Aretha Franklin with the Ray Bryant Combo, The Bar-Kays, The Dells, Lydia Marcelle, Marie “Queenie” Lyons, Wilson Pickett, People In The News, James Brown, Dream Machine, Mary Jane Hooper, Leon Mitchison & the Eastex Freeway Band, Carol Ford, Lee Rogers, Patti Drew, Howard Tate, Ann Cole, and Leavin’ Trunk.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, August 17, 2016 [18054]


Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Aretha Franklin & Ray Bryant Combo: Won’t Be Long

Bar Kays: Give Everybody Some

There Is: The Dells

Lydia Marcelle: Everybody Dance

Marie “Queenie” Lyons: Your Thing Ain’t No Good Without My Thing

Wilson Pickett: The Best Part Of A Man

People In The News: Color Me

James Brown: Cold Sweat

Dream Machine: Sure Want To Kick It

Mary Jane Hooper: Harper Valley PTA

Leon Mitchison & Eastex Freeway Band: What Cha Need

Carol Ford: Your Well Ran Dry

Lee Rogers: Cracked Up Over You

Patti Drew: Turn Away From Me

Howard Tate: Ain’t Nobody Home

Ann Cole: Have Fun

Leavin’ Trunk: Rumpshakers



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


© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.


Big City Blues Cruise 35: Boogie Disease

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 35 features music by Red Prysock, The Spiders, The “5” Royales, The Five Satins, Albert King, B.B. King, Freddie King, James Brown, Dale Hawkins, Booker T & The MGs, Doctor Ross, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, John Lee Hooker, The Accents, The Glow Tones, The Five Stars, The Coasters, Buddy Guy, and Little Walter.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 11, 1983 [18053]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

The Spiders: Witchcraft

The “5” Royales: Think

The Five Satins: That Jones Girl

Albert King: Let’s Have A Natural Ball

B.B. King: I’m Gonna Do What They Do To Me

Freddie King: Play It Cool

James Brown: Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag

Dale Hawkins: Suzie-Q

Booker T & The MGs: Green Onions

Doctor Ross: Boogie Disease No. 2

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Juice Head Baby

John Lee Hooker: Just Me And My Telephone

The Accents: Wiggle Wiggle

The Glow Tones: Ping Pong

The Five Stars: Dead Wrong

The Coasters: The Shadow Knows

Freddie King: Hideaway

Buddy Guy: When My Left Eye Jumps

Little Walter: Roller Coaster

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


© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.