Blues & Roots 11: The Black Godfather

Episode 11 of our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair presents an hour of music by the Black Godfather, Mr. Rhythm, the great Andre Williams on the occasion of his trip to New Orleans in February 2001.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE BLACK GODFATHER

BLUES & ROOTS 11

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 11, 2001 [18146]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Andre Williams: The Black Godfather

Andre Williams: Call Me

Andre Williams: Pearl Time

Andre Williams: Pig Snoots

Andre Williams: Shake A Tail Feather

Andre Williams: Man To Woman

Andre Williams: Chicken Thighs

Andre Williams: Jiving Around

Andre Williams: The Jailhouse Blues

Andre Williams: Hard Hustling

Andre Williams: I Don’t Need Mary

Andre Williams: Soul Groove

Andre Williams: Agile, Mobile & Hostile

Andre Williams: Cadillac Jack

Andre Williams: Whip The Booty

Andre Williams: Can’t Find My Mind

Andre Williams: Do You Remember

Andre Williams: I Bet You’re Gonna Like It

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, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

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Highway 61 Blues 28: Rolling Stone

This week’s episode of Highway 61 with Scott Barretta visits the Hunter’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Como, Mississippi for preaching and singing by the Rev. John Wilkins; Rev. Wilkins singing on the Thacker Mt. Revue radio show in Oxford MS; and recordings by Rev. Wilkins’ father, Robert Wilkins; and versions of Robert Wilkins’ songs recorded by the Rolling Stones and Mississippi Fred McDowell.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ROLLING STONE

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 28

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, November 10, 2007 [18145]

 

Rev. John Wilkins: Preaching

Rev. John Wilkins: I Wished I Was in Heaven Sitting Down

Rev. Robert Wilkins: Rolling Stone

Rev. Robert Wilkins: Getaway Blues

Rev. John Wilkins: Comments on Robert Wilkins

Rev. John Wilkins: Everything Gonna Be Alright

Rev. Robert Wilkins: That’s No Way To Get Along

Rev. Robert Wilkins: Prodigal Son

Rolling Stones: Prodigal Son

Rev. John Wilkins: Comments on playing blues as a youth

Rev. John Wilkins: How You Feel This Mornin’

Rev. John Wilkins: Comments on blues & gospel

Rev. Robert Wilkins: Police Sergeant Blues

Rev. John Wilkins: Comments on blues & gospel

Rev. John Wilkins: I Want Jesus To Walk With Me

Rev. John Wilkins: Preaching

Mississippi Fred McDowell: This Little Light of Mine

Mississippi Fred McDowell: You Got To Move

Rev. Robert Wilkins: You Got To Move

Rev. Robert Wilkins & Family: I Wished I Was in Heaven Sitting Down

Rev. Robert Wilkins: Do Lord Remember Me

 

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

 

© 2007, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

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