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

GIVE EVERYBODY SOME

PARTY TRAIN 20

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

 

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

 

© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

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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

BOOGIE DISEASE

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 35

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

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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.

 

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The Soul Lucille Show 129: Body English

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a ,killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Don Covay, Herbie Goins & The Nightimers, Lorraine Ellison, Dr. John, Jimmy McGriff, The Flirtations, King Floyd, The Equals, B.T. Express, Edwin Starr, Martha & The Vandellas, Ruben Howell, Syl Johnson, The JB’s & Fred Wesley, Chaka Khan, Graham Central Station, and Terry Callier

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BODY ENGLISH

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 129

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, January 23, 2018 [18052]

 

Don Covay: Money (That’s What I Want)

Herbie Goins & The Nightimers: Cruising

Lorraine Ellison: The Hurt Came Back Again

Dr John: Quitters Never Win

Jimmy McGriff: Chris Cross

The Flirtations: Nothing But A Heartache

King Floyd: Body English

The Equals: Funky Like A Train

B.T. Express: Everything Good For You (Ain’t Always Good For You)

Edwin Starr: Cloud Nine

Martha & The Vandellas: I Should Be Proud

Ruben Howell: Help The People

Syl Johnson: That’s Why

The JB’s & Fred Wesley: Back Stabbers

Jimmy McGriff: Tailgunner

Chaka Khan: Life Is A Dance

Graham Central Station: Do Yah

Terry Callier: Do It Again

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

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Sounds of Blue 125: Stretchin’ Out

Bob Putignano has some great music this week by Bob Weir, Bobby & the Midnights, Ivan “Boogaloo Joe” Jones, Guitar Star, and Bobby Rush.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STRETCHIN’ OUT

SOUNDS OF BLUE 125

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 15, 2017 [18051]

 

Twilight Zone Theme
Bob Weir: Playing in the Band
Bob Weir: Easy to Slip
Bob Weir: Hypnotize Kingfish
Bobby & the Midnights: Too Many Losers
Bob Weir: Heaven Help the Fool
Bobby & the Midnights: Josephine
Ivan “Boogaloo Joe” Jones: 6:30
Guitar Star: Stretchin’ Out
Bobby Rush: Got Me Accused

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

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Mood Indigo 65: Carolina Shout

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Stanley Turrentine, the Wynton Kelly Trio with Wes Montgomery, Frank Wess, Dick Hyman, Don Wilkerson, Ray Charles, and Kenny Burrell.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CAROLINA SHOUT

MOOD INDIGO 65

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, February 1, 2017 [18050]

 

Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Wynton Kelly Trio with Wes Montgomery: No Blues

Frank Wess: Blues for Ruby

Dick Hyman: Carolina Shout

Don Wilkerson: Camp Meeting

Ray Charles: In the Evening (When the Sun Goes Down)

Kenny Burrell: I Never Knew

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

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Beyond The Groove Yard 213: Fruit Punch

George Klein presents a survey of recordings on the Rounder Records label featuring Louisiana musicians, including Tony Dagradi, the New Orleans Nightcrawlers, Earl Turbinton, Ed Frank, Germaine Bazzle, the New Orleans Saxophone Ensemble, Red Tyler, Beausoleil, and the Rebirth Brass Band.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FRUIT PUNCH

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 213

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, December 22, 2017 [GKBG-0213]

 

Tony Dagradi: Child’s Play

New Orleans Nightcrawlers: Sidewalk Strut

Earl Turbinton: Think of One

Ed Frank Quintet: Fruit Punch > Whole Tone Blues

Germaine Bazzle: Secret Love

New Orleans Saxophone Ensemble: Nose Blues

Alvin “Red” Tyler: New Orleans Cakewalk

Beausoleil: Mama Rosin Boudreaux

Rebirth Brass Band: Big Chief

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

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Blues & Roots 04: Indian Red

Episode 04 of our rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots program series for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans around the turn of the century presents Part One of the Mardi Gras Indian Music Special for 1998 with selections from the Golden Eagles, the Wild Magnolias with the Rebirth Brass Band, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, the Flaming Arrows, the Golden Arrows, the Guardians of the Flame, the Ninth Ward Warriors, J. Monque’D & Marva Wright, Ernest Skipper & Spirit of Fi Yi Yi, June Victory & the Bayou Renegades, and Wild Indian testimony as told to Samuel Charters in 1956.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

INDIAN RED

BLUES & ROOTS 04

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 22, 1998 [18048]

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

Wild Magnolias & Rebirth Brass Band: Let’s Go Get ’Em

Wild Magnolias: My Big Chief Got A Golden Crown

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Indians, Here Dey Come

Flaming Arrows: Here Comes The Indians Now

Golden Arrows: Two-Way-Pak-E-Way

Guardians of the Flame: Oo-Na-Nay

Ninth Ward Warriors & Rebirth Brass Band: Shoo Fly

  1. Monque’D & Marva Wright: Indian Princess

Wild Magnolias: Handa Wanda

Ernest Skipper & Spirit of Fi Yi Yi: Shotgun Joe

Bayou Renegades: Old Time Indian

Wild Indian Testimony from 1956 >

Tu-Way-Pak-E-Way > Wild Indian Testimony from 1956 >

Indian Red > Wild Indian Testimony from 1956 >

Red White & Blue Got The Golden Band

 

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

 

© 1998, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

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Highway 61 Blues 21: Ladies Who Sing The Blues

Highway 61 with Scott Barretta features the music of blueswomen from across the spectrum of the blues this week—Ladies Who Sing The Blues—including Billie Holiday, Alberta Hunter, Trixie Smith, Rosetta Howard & the Harlem Hamfats, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Blue Lu Barker, Georgia White, Dinah Washington, Margie Day, Julia Lee, Miss LaVelle, Big Mama Thornton, Marie Adams, Little Esther, Big Maybelle, Ruth Brown, Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto, and Koko Taylor.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LADIES WHO SING THE BLUES

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 21

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, August 12, 2006 [18047]

 

Billie Holiday: I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues

Alberta Hunter: Fine And Mellow

Trixie Smith: Jack I’m Mellow

Rosetta Howard & the Harlem Hamfats: If You’s A Viper

Sister Rosetta Tharpe: My Man And I

Rosetta Howard: Men Are Like Streetcars

Blue Lu Barker: Don’t You Get Me High

Georgia White: I’ll Keep Sittin’ On It

Dinah Washington: Blow Top Blues

Margie Day: Take Out Your False Teeth Daddy

Julia Lee: Don’t Save It Too Long

Julia Lee: Don’t Come Too Soon

Miss LaVelle: If I Could Be With You

Big Mama Thornton: They Call Me Big Mama

Marie Adams: I’m Gonna Latch On

Little Esther: Double Crossing Blues

Big Maybelle [Smith]: Foolin’ Blues

Ruth Brown: Teardrops In My Eyes

Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto: In The Basement

Koko Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2006, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

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