Big City Blues Cruise 91: Talk To Me Baby


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 91 features music by Red Prysock, The Dells, The Five Keys, The “5” Royales, Elmore James, The Ravens, Marvin & Johnny, and B.B. King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TALK TO ME BABY
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 91
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, May 30, 1982 [19163]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
The Dells: What You say Baby
The Five Keys: The Glory of Love
The “5” Royales: I Want To Love You Baby
Elmore James: Talk To Me Baby
Elmore James: Mean Mistreating Mama
Elmore James: Shake Your Moneymaker
Elmore James: Sunnyland Train
Elmore James: It Hurts Me Too
Elmore James: Anna Lee
Elmore James: I Believe
The Ravens: Old Man River
Marvin & Johnny: Cherry Pie
B.B. King: Medley
B.B. King: Worry Worry
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
 
© 1982, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 22: Deck The Halls


Dr. Doo Wop offers a twisted Christmas show as played on Radio 100 in Amsterdam in 2001 with classics and sick obscurities from The Youngsters, Sesame Street, Slim & Slam, Bill Levy, The Happy Hamsters, Billy Joel, Brenda Lee, Bobby Helms, The Drifters, Younger Dayz, The Illumens, Dion, The Ronettes, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Elmo & Patsy, Ike & Tina Turner, and a few unidentified artists.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
DECK THE HALLS
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 22
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, December 21, 2001 [19162]
 
The Youngsters: Christmas In Jail
Sesame Street: Counting The Days
Slim & Slam: Laughing In Rhythm
Bill Levy Reads from Pggo The Possum
The Happy Hamsters: Deck The Halls
Billy Joel: This Night Can Last Forever
Brenda Lee: Rock Around The Christmas Tree
Bobby Helms: Jingle Bell Rock
The Drifters: White Christmas
Younger Dayz: Christmas In New York
The Illumens: Tell Me Why
Dion: I Wonder Why
The Ronettes: Sleigh Ride
Diana Ross & The Supremes: A Children’s Christmas
Elmo & Patsy: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
[Unidentified Artist]: I Saw Momma Kissing Santa Claus
[Unidentified Artist]: The Real Meaning Of Christmas
[Unidentified Artist]: Wasn’t That A Pity And A Shame
[Unidentified Artist]: Lonely Christmas
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
Ike & Tina Turner: Merry Christmas Baby
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot
 
© 2001, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 181: Take Ten


Bob Putignano is playing music in Episode 182 by Jesse Colin Young, Lou Donaldson, Idris Muhammad, Paul Desmond with Gabor Szabo, John Mayall, and Coleman Hawkins.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TAKE TEN
SOUNDS OF BLUE 181
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 30, 2018 [19161]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Jesse Colin Young: Ridgetop
Lou Donaldson: If There’s a Hell Down Below
Idris Muhammad: Piece of Mind
Idris Muhammad: The Saddest Thing
Idris Muhammad: Loran’s Dance
Paul Desmond with Gabor Szabo: Take Ten
John Mayall: California
Coleman Hawkins: Soul Blues
 

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
 
© 2019 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 12: Soul Brothers


George Klein presents an hour of the 1950s & ‘60s collaborations of Milt Jackson and Ray Charles, which resulted in two albums on Atlantic: Soul Brothers and Soul Meeting.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SOUL BROTHERS
THE GROOVE YARD 12
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, November 12, 1989 [GKGY-0012]
 
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Soul Brothers
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Cosmic Ray
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Soul Meeting
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Hallelujah I Love Her So
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Blue Funk
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: Bags’ Guitar Blues
Milt Jackson& Ray Charles: Blue Genius
Milt Jackson & Ray Charles: X-Ray Blues
 
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
 
© 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 12: On Green Dolphin Street


Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Andre Previn-Mundell Lowe-Ray Brown, Teddy Wilson & his All Stars, Monty Alexander, Bruce Williams, Ben Markley, Tony Williams Trio, Sachal Vasandani, Peter Martin Weiss,
Stanley Turrentine, and Red Garland.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ON GREEN DOLPHIN STREET
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 12
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, February 22, 2019 [19159]
 
Andre Previn-Mundell Lowe-Ray Brown: Good Queen Bess
Teddy Wilson & his All Stars: Blues in D Flat
Monty Alexander: Montevideo
Bruce Williams: Nora
Ben Markley: Bolivia
Tony Williams Trio: On Green Dolphin Street
Sachal Vasandani: Don’t Worry About Me
Peter Martin Weiss: La Verne Walk
Stanley Turrentine: Wee Hour Theme
Red Garland: One O’Clock Jump
 
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
 
© 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Roots & Branches 39: Rockin’ At Cosimo’s


This program was recorded at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans on January 24, 1996 on John Sinclair’s New Orleans Music Show with music from New Orleans by Professor Longhair, Sugar Boy & the Cane Cutters, Snooks Eaglin, The Hawketts, Clifton Chenier, Eddie Bo, Reggie Hall, Earl King, Ernie K-Doe, Chuck Carbo, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, Blue Lu Barker, Ironing Board Sam, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters, Lee Dorsey, Chris Kenner, Nellie Lutcher, Clarence “Frogman” Henry, and Lee Allen.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ROCKIN’ AT COSIMO’S
ROOTS & BRANCHES 39
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 24, 1996 [19158]
 
Professor Longhair: Big Chief
Sugar Boy & the Cane Cutters: Jock-A-Mo
Snooks Eaglin: I’m Slippin’ In
The Hawketts: Mardi Gras Mambo
Clifton Chenier: The Big Wheel
Eddie Bo: Walk That Walk
Reggie Hall: The Joke
Earl King: Feel My Way Around
Ernie K-Doe: Waiting at the Station
Chuck Carbo: Hootie Blues > Everyday I Have the Blues
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: You Can’t Hide from Yourself
Blue Lu Barker: Don’t Feel My Leg
Ironing Board Sam: Jealous Hearted Man
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Stop and Think
Lee Dorsey: Get Out of My Life Woman
Chris Kenner: Packin’ Up
Nellie Lutcher: Real Gone Guy
Clarence “Frogman” Henry: Just My Baby and Me
Lee Allen: Rockin’ at Cosimo’s
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by John Sinclair at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans,
         January 24, 1996
Edited, assembled, & produced by John Sinclair at the Headpress Bunker,
London, November 17, 2010
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Dylan Harding & Steve the Fly
 
© 1996, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 63: Chong Chong


Episode 63 is the annual Mardi ras Indian Music Spectacular presented by John Sinclair at WWOZ-FM in New Orleans at Carnival Time 2000 with music by Big Chief Smiley Ricks, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eaglles, Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolais, Big Chief Kevin Goodman & Flaming Arrows, Big Chief Donald Harrison & the Guardians of The Flame, Big Chief Roddy Lewis & the Indians of the Nation, and Big Chief Charles Taylor & the Indians of the Nation.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CHONG CHONG
BLUES & ROOTS 63
John Sinclair, 9WOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 25, 2000 [19157]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: Feathercraft
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: Mighty Hunter
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: Nothing But Trouble
Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles: Tu-Wa-Pok-E-Way
Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolais: Battlefront
Big Chief Kevin Goodman & Flaming Arrows: My Gang Don’t Bow Down
Big Chief Donald Harrison & the Guardians of The Flame: Chong Chong
Big Chief Roddy Lewis & the Indians of the Nation: Early That Morning
Big Chief Charles Taylor & the Indians of the Nation: White Cloud Hunters
Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolais: Indians, Here We Come
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: No More Mojo
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: Gang Shot The Pistol
Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Indians of the Nation: Talking That Talk
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
 
© 2000, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Red Rooster Lounge 344: Magic Groove


Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Kenny Blue Ray, Benny Turner & Cash Mccall, Joe Louis Walker-Bruce Katz-Giles Robson, Cary Morin, Ragpicker String Band, Keef Hartley Band, Steve Hackett, Johnny Copeland, Carl Weathersby, Sam Butler, Barry Levenson, and B.B. King
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MAGIC GROOVE
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 344
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, , 2018 [19156]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Kenny Blue Ray: Blind Love
Benny Turner & Cash Mccall: Bring It On Home
Joe Louis Walker-Bruce Katz-Giles Robson: Mean Old Train
Cary Morin: When I Rise
Ragpicker String Band: Bruno’s Dream
Keef Hartley Band: Born To Die
Steve Hackett: Blues With A Feeling
Johnny Copeland: It’s My Own Tears
Carl Weathersby: Love, Lead Us Home
Sam Butler: Long Black Cadillac
Barry Levenson: Magic Groove
B.B. King: Blues With B.B.
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1714]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.