Blues & Roots 41: Off The Wall

Episode 41 in our series of re-broadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots programs for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in the first months of the 21st century presents an opening salvo of classic Muddy Waters cuts from 1947-1952 and follows with Pinetop Perkins, Little Walter, Robert Lockwood Jr., Willie Cobbs, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, T-Model Ford, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

OFF THE WALL

BLUES & ROOTS 41

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0041

 

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: Last Time I Fool Around With You

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)

Muddy Waters: Too Young To Know

Muddy Waters: They Call Me Muddy Waters

Pinetop Perkins: Back On Top

Little Walter: Rocker

Little Walter: A Quarter To Twelve

Little Walter: Off The Wall

Robert Lockwood Jr.: 32-20 Blues

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Mean Mistreating Mama

Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Wonder What’s The Matter

Willie Cobbs: Poison Ivy

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong With You Baby

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

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, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Red Rooster Lounge 325: Blues Stop Knocking

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Lazy Lester, Bob Corritore & Willie Buck, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Kirk Fletcher & Janiva Magness, Buddy Guy, Michael Bloomfield & Nick Gravenitas, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Josh Smith, Frank Bey, and Terry Evans & Ry Cooder.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLUES STOP KNOCKING

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 325

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, August 27, 2018 [18564]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Lazy Lester: Blues Stop Knocking

Lazy Lester: I’m A Lover Not A Fighter

Lazy Lester: I Done Got Over

Bob Corritore & Willie Buck: Went Home This Morning

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Taylor’s Crawl

Kirk Fletcher & Janiva Magness: Little By Little

Buddy Guy: Nine Below Zero

Michael Bloomfield & Nick Gravenitas: Buried Alive In The Blues

Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio: Bob’s Boogie

Josh Smith: Through The Night

Frank Bey: Cookie Jar

Terry Evans & Ry Cooder: Rooftop Tomcat

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1685]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 356: Hoochie Coochie Man

Bruce Pingree is off this month so Country Bob is filling in with blues this week by Danny Gatton, Joey Francisco, Marcia Ball, Champion Jack Dupree, Danny Angel & Bo Gallagher, John Baldry & the Hoochie Coochie Men, Johnny Winter, John Lee Hooker, Lightning Hopkins, Big Jack Johnson, Pinetop Perkins, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, and an unidenitified artist.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOOCHIE COOCHIE MAN

THE BLUES SHOW 356

Country Bob, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, October 12, 2014 [18563]

 

Danny Gatton & Joey Francisco: The Pits

Danny Gatton: T.V.Mama

Marcia Ball: I’m Coming Down With The Blues

Champion Jack Dupree: The Dupree Special

Danny Angel & Bo Gallagher: My Money’s Done Spent

John Baldry & the Hoochie Coochie Men: Roll ’Em Pete

Johnny Winter: Johnny B. Goode

John Lee Hooker: Crawling Kingsnake

Lightning Hopkins: Good Morning Little Schoolgirl

Big Jack Johnson: Driving Wheel

Pinetop Perkins: Kansas City

{Unidenitified Artist]: Back On The Bus

Muddy Waters: Hoochie Coochie Man

Otis Rush: Double Trouble

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Country Bob for Bruce Pingree on Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Fly By Night 282: Space Capsule

Steve the Fly takes a capsule full of vinyl discs on a trip around the turntable, pushing Sun Ra-inspired music old and new from The Heliocentrics, Young Jazz Rebels, Mark Holder, Don Ralke, Sun Ra & His Solar Arkestra, Merging Traffic, Keith Jarrett, and the Art Ensemble of Chicago.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SPACE CAPSULE

FLY BY NIGHT 282

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, March 3, 2015 [18562]

 

The Heliocentrics: Telepathic Routine

Young Jazz Rebels: The Wind

Mark Holder: Mix Up Cup

The Heliocentrics: Trust The Cosmos (Believe In The Universe)

Don Ralke: Ritual Of The Cobra

Young Jazz Rebels: For Brother Sun Ra

Sun Ra: Springtime Again

The Heliocentrics: The Cavern

Young Jazz Rebels: Slave Riot (Parts 4-6)

Merging Traffic: Mr. Magic

Young Jazz Rebels: Young Day

Sun Ra: Images (Live at the Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival)

Keith Jarrett: De Drums

Art Ensemble of Chicago: Rock Out

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2015, 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 197: Dynamite

David Kunian is talking with pianist Jon Cleary tonight about his new album called Dynamite and playing cuts from the new release along with sides by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, Andre Williams, and Marc Ribot & Ceramic Dog.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DYNAMITE

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 197

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, September 25, 2018 [18560]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

Andre Williams: Agile Mobile And Hostile

Marc Ribot & Ceramic Dog: Why Are You Still Here

Jon Cleary Conversation with David Kunian

Jon Cleary: Dynamite

Jon Cleary Conversation with David Kunian

Jon Cleary: Big Greasy

Jon Cleary Conversation with David Kunian

Jon Cleary: 21st Century Gypsy Singing Lover Man

 

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.

 

Roots & Branches 19: POET: The Life & Poetry of an African American Man

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

POET: THE LIFE & POETRY OF AN AFRICAN AMERICAN MAN

ROOTS & BRANCHES 19

David Henderson, KPFA-FM, Berkeley CA, 1991 [18561]

 

Poet and biographer David Henderson pays serious homage to the great Bob Kaufman, pioneering beat and surrealist poet from New Orleans, in

Bob Kaufman—POET: The Life & Poetry of an African American Man. Kaufman is remembered and explicated by friends and fellow poets including Allen Ginsberg, Amiri Baraka, Ted Joans, Bob’s brother George, his widow Eileen, and many others, with their testimony set against music by Charlie Parker and Horace Silver and recitations of Kaufman’s poems by Roscoe Lee Browne, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Tony Seymour, and Bob Kaufman himself. Part Two looks into Bob Kaufman’s residency in New York City and return to San Francisco, his years of silence following the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and his tortured final period.

Cast: David Henderson, writer & producer; hosted by Ed Markman; narrated by Al Young; family & friends George Kaufman, Eileen Kaufman, Raymond Foye, Jerry Kamstra, photographer Jerry Stoll, and Simon Alexander; scholars Nathaniel Mackie, Charles Nyland, and Maria Damon; fellow poets Allen Ginsberg, Ted Joans, Amiri Baraka abd Lawrence Ferlinghetti; recitations from Solitudes Crowded With Loneliness by Bob Kaufman, Roscoe Lee Browne, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis, Tony Seymour, Suzanne Cockrel; recorded music by Charlie Parker and Horace Silver.

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Written & produced by David Henderson

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 1991, 2018 David Henderson. Used with permission.

 

Party Train 56: Impeach Me Baby

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, Rufus Thomas, O.V. Wright, JoJo Benson & Peggy Scott, Freda Payne, Syl Johnson, The Ambassadors, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Funkadelic, Magnum, Lee Dorsey, Jesse Anderson, Andre Williams & The Lancers, Arlene Brown & Lee Shot Williams, Bob & Gene, Freddie North, The Moments, the Howling Diablos, and Dr. John.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

IMPEACH ME BABY

PARTY TRAIN 56

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, May 24, 2017 [18558]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Rufus Thomas: Jump Back

O.V. Wright: Monkey Dog

JoJo Benson & Peggy Scott: Soulshake

Freda Payne: You Brought The Joy

Syl Johnson: Feelin’ Frisky

The Ambassadors: Music (Makes You Wanna Dance)

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings: Can’t Get Right

Funkadelic: You Can’t Miss What You Can’t Measure

Magnum: Your Mind

Lee Dorsey: O Me O My O

Jesse Anderson: Help Wanted

Andre Williams & The Lancers: Jivin’ Around (Part 2)

Arlene Brown & Lee Shot Williams: Impeach Me Baby

Bob & Gene: I Can Be Cool

Freddie North: She’s All I Got

The Moments: Look At Me, I’m In Love

Howling Diablos: Surfin In Detroit

Dr. John: Where Ya At Mule

 

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 71: Make Me Know It

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 71 features music by Red Prysock, Roy Brown, Buddy Guy, Roy Milton & His Solid Senders, Bob Gaddy, Nappy Brown, Mr. Google Eyes, Brownie McGhee, Byron “Slick” Gibson & The Sliders, B.B. King, Percy Mayfield, Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson, T-Bone Walker, Big Joe Turner, H-Bomb Ferguson, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MAKE ME KNOW IT

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 71

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, August 1, 1982 [18557]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Roy Brown: Laughing But Crying

Buddy Guy: I Smell A Rat

Roy Milton & His Solid Senders: A Bird In The Hand

Bob Gaddy: Operator Operator

Roy Milton & His Solid Senders: Make Me Know It

Nappy Brown: The Lock On The Door

Mr. Google Eyes: Young Boy

Brownie McGhee: My Fault

Roy Brown: Mr. Hound Dog’s In Town

Bob Gaddy: I’ll Go My Way

Byron “Slick” Gibson & The Sliders: Honey Dew

B.B. King: Country Girl

Percy Mayfield: Bachelor Blues

Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson: Got To Have Money

T-Bone Walker: Cold Cold Feeling

Big Joe Turner: Chicken And The Hawk

H-Bomb Ferguson: Good Loving

Little Walter: Off The Wall

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, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.