Jazz Lunatique 178: Silent Tongues

David Kunian is honoring the life & music of the great Cecil Taylor with another hour of his recordings including selections from Unit Structures and Silent Tongues.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SILENT TONGUES

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 178

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 17, 2018 [18294]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Cecil Taylor Orchestra of Two Continents: Taht

Cecil Taylor: Azure

Cecil Taylor Unit: Unit Structures

Cecil Taylor: Life As

Cecil Taylor: Silent Tongues: Abyss > Pedals & Filaments > Jitney

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Ancestor Worship 95: The Magic City

This week’s episode of Ancestor Worship presents your host’s most favorite Arkestra creations, from the ESP-Disk Heliocentric Worlds Of Sun Ra, Volume 2 and the Saturn Records release The Maic City, both from 1966. These recordings represent the Arkestra at its first full peak and it gives me reat pleasure to offer them here.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE MAGIC CITY

ANCESTOR WORSHIP 95

John Sinclair, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, June 23, 2014 [18293]

 

Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo

Sun Ra & His Solar Myth Arkestra: The Sun Myth

Sun Ra & His Solar Myth Arkestra: The Magic City

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Jerry Poynton & Helen Oliver Adelson and Steve The Fly

 

© 2014, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

This week’s episode of Ancestor Worship presents your host’s most favorite Arkestra creations, from the ESP-Disk Heliocentric Worlds Of Sun Ra, Volume 2 and the Saturn Records release The Maic City, both from 1966. These recordings represent the Arkestra at its first full peak and it gives me reat pleasure to offer them here.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE MAGIC CITY

ANCESTOR WORSHIP 95

John Sinclair, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, June 23, 2014 [18293]

 

Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo

Sun Ra & His Solar Myth Arkestra: The Sun Myth

Sun Ra & His Solar Myth Arkestra: The Magic City

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Jerry Poynton & Helen Oliver Adelson and Steve The Fly

 

© 2014, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Party Train 37: Push And Shove

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 by Tino Gross, the Li’l Soul Brothers, The Poets, Ted Taylor, Dave Hamilton Band, Little Beaver, Cherry Fog, Cheryl Dorsey, Eddie Bo & Inez Cheatham, The Commodores, James Harris & The Flaming Hearts of Rhythm, Willie Wiley, Black Nasty, Rosie Lopez, Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces, Brenda & The Tabulations, SueAnn Jones, and John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PUSH AND SHOVE

PARTY TRAIN 37

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, January 2, 2017 [18292]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Li’l Soul Brothers: I’ve Got Heartaches

The Poets: She Blew A Good Thing

Ted Taylor: I’ve Got To Find Somebody New

Dave Hamilton Band: You’ve Got Me Turned Around

Little Beaver: Everybody Has Some Dues To Pay

Cherry Fog: Nervous Conclusion

Cheryl Dorsey: If You Want Your Man

Eddie Bo & Inez Cheatham: Lover And A Friend

The Commodores: Keep On Dancing

James Harris & The Flaming Hearts of Rhythm: The Hurt

Willie Wiley: Push And Shove

Black Nasty: Talking To The People

Rosie Lopez: Too Hot To Hold

Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces: Searching For My Love

Brenda & The Tabulations: God Only Knows

Sue Ann Jones: Missing You

Tino G: Shake ‘Em On Down

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Shake ‘Em On Down

 

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

 

© 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 52: Goofing Off

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 52 features Ann Arbor harmonica star Steve Nardella as guest deejay and music by Red Prysock, Lightning Hopkins, John Lee Hooker, T-Bone Walker, Illinois Jacquet, the Gene Krupa Orchestra with Anita O’Day, Count Basie & His Orchestra with Jimmy Rushing, the Maxwell Davis Orchestra, Van “Piano Man” Walls, Memphis Slim, Buddy & Ella Johnson, James Brown, and John Nicholas & the Rhythm Rockers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOOFING OFF

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 52

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, December 1983 [18291]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Lightning Hopkins: Leaving Blues

John Lee Hooker: When My First Wife Left Me

T-Bone Walker: Mean Old World

Illinois Jacquet: Goofing Off

Gene Krupa Orchestra with Anita O’Day: All Alone On The Shelf

Count Basie & His Orchestra with Jimmy Rushing: Money Is Honey

Maxwell Davis Orchestra; Hamp’s Boogie

Van “Piano Man” Walls: Going After Hours

Memphis Slim: Blue And Lonesome

Buddy & Ella Johnson: Don’t Fail Me Baby

James Brown: The Bells

John Nicholas & the Rhythm Rockers: Good Rocking Mama

Steve Nardella Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

 

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.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 146: More And More

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 Little Milton, Bob Charles, Doris Troy, Mike James Kirkland, Irma Thomas, Kool & The Gang, The J.B.’s, Gabo Brown & Orchestre, Lonnie Brooks, Professor Longhair, Johnny Adams, Funkadelic, The Isley Brothers, the Average White Band, and The Dramatics.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MORE AND MORE

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 146

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, May 24, 2018 [18290]

 

Little Milton: More And More

Bob Charles: Preacher’s Daughter

Doris Troy: Don’t Call Me No More

Mike James Kirkland: Got To Do It Right

Irma Thomas: Fancy

Kool & The Gang: Spirit Of The Boogie

The J.B.’s: Giving Up Food For Funk

Gabo Brown & Orchestre: It’s A Vanity

Lonnie Brooks: Voodoo Daddy

Professor Longhair: In The Wee Wee Hours

Johnny Adams: Feel The Heat, Feel The Beat

Funkadelic: Standing On The Verge Of Getting It On

The Isley Brothers: Summer Breeze

Average White Band: Cut The Cake

The Dramatics: Jim, What’s Wrong With Him?

 

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.

 

 

Sounds of Blue 142: Don’t Fight It

Bob Putignano is playing music in Episode 142 by Irma Thomas, Ike & Tina Turner, King Curtis, Gary Wright with King Curtis, and Gary Wright with George Harrison.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DON’T FIGHT IT

SOUNDS OF BLUE 142

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, 2018 [18280]

 

Irma Thomas: Come On And Get It

Ike & Tina Turner: Don’t Fight It

Ike & Tina Turner: Knock On Wood

Irma Thomas: Second Line Medley

Ike & Tina Turner: Sugar, Sugar

Ike & Tina Turner: Drift Away

King Curtis: [Unidentified Selection]

King Curtis: Instant Groove

King Curtis: Memphis Soul Stew

Gary Wright with King Curtis: We Got To Stand For Our Rights

Gary Wright with King Curtis: Whether It’s Right Or Wrong

King Curtis: I Stand Accused

Gary Wright with George Harrison: Give Me The Good Earth

 

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.

 

Mood Indigo 82: Messy But Good

Leslie Keros is rebroadcasting Episode 4 of this series with another hour of soulful jazz by Rhoda Scott, Louis Smith, Stanley Cowell, Poncho Sanchez, David Torkanowsky, Brother Jack McDuff, George Cables, and Bobby Broom, plus a second birthday salute to B.B. King.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MESSY BUT GOOD

MOOD INDIGO 82

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 14, 2016 [18288]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Rhoda Scott: Blue Bossa

Louis Smith: Au Privave

Stanley Cowell: Autumn Leaves

Poncho Sanchez: Joseito

David Torkanowsky: Big Greaze

B.B. King: How Blue Can You Get?

B.B. King: Beware, Brother, Beware

B.B. King: Messy but Good

Jack McDuff: Rock Candy

George Cables: I Loves You, Porgy

Bobby Broom: Superstition

 

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

 

© 2016, 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Beyond The Groove Yard 230: Recorda Me

George Klein continues a survey of Latin & Afro-Caribbean jazz recorded on the Blue Note label from the 1960s to more recent examples, including bands led by Walter Davis Jr., Horace Parlan, Jackie McLean, Chucho Valdes, Charles Lloyd, Jane Bunnett & the Spirits of Havana, and Herbie Hancock with Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, Bobby Hutcherson, Ron Carter & Tony Williams.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RECORDA ME

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 230

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 16, 2018 [18287]

 

Walter Davis Jr.: Rgunba Nhunba

Horace Parlan: Congalegre

Jackie McLean: Jossa Bossa

Herbie Hancock: Recorda Me

Chucho Valdes: El Rombon

Charles Lloyd: El Envanto

Jane Bunnett & Spirits of Havana: El Rio

 

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.