Big City Blues Cruise 47: Wrong Business

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 47 features music by Red Prysock, A.C. Reed with Stevie Ray Vaughn, Amos Milburn, Lowell Fulson, Marvin & Johnny, The Five Keys, Earl King & Roomful of Blues, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, Tom Waits, Steve Nardella, Louis Armstrong, Lightning Hopkins, Lazy Lester, Ozzie Ware with Duke Ellington’s Hot 5, Clarence Williams Blue 5 with Eva Taylor, and Johnny Winter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WRONG BUSINESS

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 47

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, December 1983 [18221]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

A.C. Reed: I’m In The Wrong Business

A.C. Reed with Stevie Ray Vaughn: Please Come Home

A.C. Reed with Stevie Ray Vaughn: These Blues Is Killing Me

Amos Milburn: Let’s Make Christmas Merry, Baby

Lowell Fulson: I Wanna Spend Christmas With You

Marvin & Johnny: It’s Christmas

The Five Keys: It’s Christmas Time

Earl King & Roomful of Blues: It’s Mardi Gras In The City

Earl King & Roomful of Blues: Those Lonely Lonely Nights

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Those Lonely Lonely Nights

Tom Waits: Step Right Up

Steve Nardella: That’s Where I Belong

Louis Armstrong: Christmas Time In New Orleans

Lightning Hopkins: Merry Christmas

Lazy Lester: Nothing But The Devil

Ozzie Ware with Duke Ellington’s Hot 5: Santa Claus, Bring My Man Back

Clarence Williams Blue 5 with Eva Taylor: Santa Claus Blues

Johnny Winter: Mojo Boogie

 

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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