Mood Indigo 85: Squawkin’

Leslie Keros is featuring the great tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine this week along with cuts by Shirley Scott, Duke Jordan, Horace Silver, and David “Fathead” Newman.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SQUAWKIN’

MOOD INDIGO 85

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, April 5, 2017 [18330]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Stanley Turrentine & Shirley Scott: The Hustler

Stanley Turrentine & Jimmy Smith: Midnight Special

Duke Jordan: Squawkin’

Stanley Turrentine: Shirley

Stanley Turrentine: Sugar

Horace Silver: Serenade to a Soul Sister

David “Fathead” Newman: Slippin’ Down

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Blues & Roots 24: Super Sunday Showdown

Episode 24 in our series of rebrodcasts of the Blues & Roots show with John Sinclair on WWOZ-FM, New Orleans from the turn of the century presents the Super Sunday Showdown program from 1998 with music by the Guardians Of The Flame, the Wild Magnolias, the Bayou Renegades, the Wild Tchoupiloulas, the Flaming Arrows, Dr. John, the Ninth Ward Hunters with the Rebirth Brass Band, J. Monque’D with the Creole Wild West,Wild Magnolias with the Rebirth Brass Band, and the Golden Eagles with the Forgotten Souls Brass Band.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SUPER SUNDAY SHOWDOWN

BLUES & ROOTS 24

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, Super Sunday 1998 [18328]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Guardians Of The Flame: Oo Na Nay

Wild Magnolias: Indians, Here We Come

Bayou Renegades: Here Come The Indians Now

Wild Tchoupiloulas: Indians, Here They Come

Flaming Arrows: Indians, Here We Come

Dr. John: Big Chief

Bayou Renegades: Down On The Bayou

Bayou Renegades: Don’t Rock The Bough

Golden Eagles: Hoo Na Nay

Ninth Ward Hunters with the Rebirth Brass Band: Shoo Fly

J. Monque’D with the Creole Wild West: Indian Princess

Bayou Renegades: Old Time Indian

Wild Magnolias with the Rebirth Brass Band: Let’s Go Get ’Em

Wild Magnolias: Smoke My Peace Pipe

Golden Eagles with the Forgotten Souls Brass Band: Don’t Forget ’Em: 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

 

© 1998, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 43: Maxwell Street Market

Highway 61 takes us to Chicago this week, to the Maxwell Street Market that was a blues center for years, now torn down but well documented in a film called And This Is Free in 1964, with Maxwell Street Market performances by Robert Nighthawk, Big Mojo Elem, Carey Bell, Big John Wrencher, Johnny Young, Arvella Gray, Blind James Brewer, and Fanny Brewer.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MAXWELL STREET MARKET

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 43

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, July 26, 2008 [18327]

 

Robert Nighthawk: Annie Lee >

Robert Nighthawk: Sweet Black Angel

Big Mojo Elem: Mama Talk to Your Daughter

Carey Bell: I’m Ready

Big John Wrencher: Can’t Hold Out Much Longer

Big John Wrencher: Lucille

Carey Bell: Cruisin’ in a Cadillac

Johnny Young: The Sun Is Shining

Johnny Young: All I Want For My Breakfast

Robert Nighthawk: Cheating & Lying Blues

Arvella Gray: There’s More Pretty Girls Than One

Blind James Brewer: Hair Like Drops of Rain

Fanny Brewer: I Shall Overcome

Robert Nighthawk: Honky Tonk

 

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

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

 

Red Rooster Lounge 308: Red Mud

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Mike Kindred & Dexter Walker, J.B. Lenoir, Rick Holmstrom & L.A. Holmes, Cary Bell, Bee Houston, Chris Thomas King, Mud Morganfield, Blind Mississippi Morris, Lady Bianca, Andrew “Big Voice” Odom with Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Albert King, Chris Daniels & The Kings, Barry Levinson with Finis Tasby, and Chuck Berry

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RED MUD

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 308

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, April 30, 2018 [18326]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Mike Kindred & Dexter Walker: Bankable Boogie

J.B. Lenoir: How Much More

Rick Holmstrom & L.A. Holmes: North of Montana

Cary Bell: Cary’s Rhumba

Bee Houston: You Think I’m Your Good Thing

Chris Thomas King: Red Mud

Mud Morganfield: Catfishing

Blind Mississippi Morris: You Know I Like That

Lady Bianca: More Than I Can Chew

Andrew “Big Voice” Odom with Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Mother In Law Blues

Albert King: You’re Gonna Need Me

Chris Daniels & The Kings: Can’t Even Do Wrong Right

Barry Levinson with Finis Tasby: Slipping Down

Chuck Berry: Blue Guitar

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1678]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 339: King Cake

Bruce Pingree is playing more Mardi Gras music with cuts by the Hot 8 Brass Band, Sugar Boy Crawford & The Cane Cutters, Davell Crawford, Eddie Bo, The Hawketts, Danny Barker & The Creole Cats, Bill Sinegal & The Skyliners, Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi Rollers, Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas, Earl King & Roomful of Blues, Zydeco Force, Marcia Ball, Al Johnson, The Dixie Cups, Big Al Carson, Sammy Harris, and the Wild Magnolias.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KING CAKE

THE BLUES SHOW 339

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 4, 2018 [18325]

 

Hot 8 Brass Band: What’s My Name? Rock With The Hot 8

Sugat Boy Crawford & The Cane Cutters: Jock-A-Mo

Davell Crawford: The Mardi Gras Song

Eddie Bo: Mardi Gras at the Boiler Room

The Hawketts: Mardi Gras Mambo

Danny Barker & The Creole Cats: Corinne Died On the Battlefield

Bill Sinegal & The Skyliners: Second Line (Part 1)

Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi Rollers: Second Line > The Back Door

Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas: Mardi Gras Zydeco

Earl King & Roomful of Blues: Mardi Gras In the City

Zydeco Force: Do What You Wanna

Marcia Ball: Big Shot

Al Johnson: Carnival Time

The Dixie Cups: Iko Iko

Big Al Carson: King Cake

Sammy Harris: King Zulu

Wild Magnolias: New Suit

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for 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 265: Kirk Regard

Steve The Fly has the great Rahsaan Roland Kirk in the spotlight tonight with selections from his Mercury albums and his Prestige album with Brother Jack McDuff, ending with Kirk’s salute to his former empliyer Charles Mingus.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KIRK REGARD

FLY BY NIGHT 265

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, July 27, 2014 [18324]

 

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: 3 in 1 Without The Oil
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Triple Threat
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Three for the Festival
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Three for Dizzy
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: I See with My Third Eye
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Time
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: A Stritch in Time
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Stiit’s Tune
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Snap Crackle
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Funk Underneath
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Fly By Night
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Oh Lord Don’t Let Them Drop That Atomic Bomb On Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Siteve Pratt

 

© 2014, 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 761: Meterman

Episode 761 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam up above the Carl Lundgren Art Studio in the Cass Corridor, and we’ve got a new installment of the On The Road feature by Robert Jr. Whitall and Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine in Detroit all the way from the recent New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, where they had a nice talk backstage with the greatest bass player in the world, George Porter Jr., surrounded by music from The Meters. the Funky Meters, and the incomparable Snooks Eaglin with George on bass.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

METERMAN

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 761

Cass Corridor, Detroit, June 3, 2018 [18323]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

The Meters: Good Old Funky Music

Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae Conversation with Geirge Porter Jr.

The Meters: Here Comes The Meterman

Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae Conversation with Geirge Porter Jr.

Snooks Eaglin: Aw’ Some Funk

Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae Conversation with Geirge Porter Jr.

Funky Meters: We Be Jammin’

The Meters: Fiyo On The Bayou

Snooks Eaglin: Thrill on the Hill

The Meters: They All Axed for You

Funky Meters: Too Funky

The Meters: Just Kissed My Baby

The Meters: Hang ’Em High

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take that Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

Jazz Lunatique 180: Pan Afro

David Kunian is playing music from Volume 2 of the Centennial Triolgy by New Orleans trumpeter/composer Christian Scott Atunde Adua and commemorating the birth day of Sun Ra on May 22, 1914.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PAN AFRO

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 180

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 22, 2018 [18322]

 

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Interlude

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Desire And The Burning Girl

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Uncrown Her

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Lawless

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Complexity

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: New Jack Bounce Interlude

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: No Love

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: The Walk

Sun Ra & His Aekestra: Sunset On The River Nile

Sun Ra & His Aekestra: Pan Afro

Sun Ra & His Aekestra: Hidden Sphere

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Don Paul 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.