John Sinclair Radio Show 737: Cool Yule

Episode 737 is a rebroadcast of Part 2 of John Sinclair’s R&B Christmas Music Special for the year 2000 as heard on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans around the turn of the century, with seasonal selections from Aaron Neville, Tommy Ridgley, Larry Hamilton, Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns, Ready Teddy, Marva Wright, Rockie Charles, Big Al Carson, Tricia Boutte, Rebirth Brass Band, Louis Armstrong, Wallace Johnson, and Al Green.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

COOL YULE

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 737

WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 17, 2000 [20-1751]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Aaron Neville: Such A Night

Tommy Ridgley: Please Come Home For Christmas

Larry Hamilton: All I Want For Christmas

Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Twas The Night Before Christmas

Ready Teddy: The Night Before Christmas Blues

Marva Wright: Marva’s Christmas Shuffle

Rockie Charles: I Just Called To Wish You A Merry Christmas

Big Al Carson: The Christmas Song

Tricia Boutte: Do You Hear What I Hear?

Rebirth Brass Band: Christmas Medley

Louis Armstrong: Cool Yule

Wallace Johnson: The Christmas Song

Al Green: It Feels Like Christmas

Little Walter: Lights Out with John Sinclair Outro

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2003, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Jazz Lunatique 156: I’m In Love Again

David Kunian is celebrating the life an dmusic of the late great Fats Domino with this progam o fmusic by Fats and tributes by John Lennon, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Ben Harper & The Skatalites, plus cuts from Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, Charlie Halloran, Sue George, The Roman Jazzmen, Greg Schatz, Frank Perowski, Thelonious Monk, Kermit Ruffins, Sweet Crude, and Christian Scott.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I’M IN LOVE AGAIN

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 156

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, November 7, 2017 [DKJL-0156]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

Fats Domino: The Fat Man

John Lennon: Ain’t That A Shame

Fats Domino: Honey Chile

Charlie Halloran: A La Oeuf

Sue George: Queen Bitch

The Roman Jazzmen: I Got Loaded

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: I’m Walking

Fats Domino: Lady Madonna

Greg Schatz: Get Ahold of Yourself

Frank Perowski: Two Bass Hit

Thelonious Monk: Skippy

Fats Domino: I’m In Love Again

Ben Harper & The Skatalites: Be My Guest

Kermit Ruffins: Skokiaan

Sweet Crude: Ils Dan La Mer

Christian Scott: The Cypher

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Mood Indigo 60: Christmas Spirits

Leslie Keros and Bill Dahl are throwing down some deep Christmas soul and blues sides featuring Booker T. & the MG’s, Roy Milton & the Solid Senders, Titus Turner, Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Julia Lee, John Lee Hooker, the Marshall Brothers, Sugar Chile Robinson, Oscar McLollie & the Honey Jumpers, The Moonglows, The Cadillacs, Albert King, Detroit Jr., Big Bud, Amos Milburn, J. D. McDonald, Nathaniel Mayer, and Ike & Tina Turner.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHRISTMAS SPIRITS

MOOD INDIGO 60

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, ­­­­­­Christmas 2015 [LKMB-0116]

 

Booker T. & the MG’s: We Wish You a Merry Christmas

Roy Milton & the Solid Senders: Christmastime Blues

Titus Turner: Christmas Morning

Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy: I Want My Baby for Christmas

Lightnin’ Hopkins: Merry Christmas

Julia Lee: Christmas Spirits

John Lee Hooker: Blues for Christmas

The Marshall Brothers: Mr. Santa’s Boogie

Sugar Chile Robinson: Christmas Boogie

Oscar McLollie & the Honey Jumpers: Dig That Crazy Santa Claus

The Moonglows: Hey Santa Claus

The Cadillacs: Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer

Albert King: Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’

Detroit Jr.: Christmas Day

Amos Milburn: Christmas (Comes But Once A Year)

Big Bud: Snowman Rock

  1. D. McDonald: Boogaloo Santa Claus

Nathaniel Mayer: Mr. Santa Claus

Ike & Tina Turner: Merry Christmas, Baby

Lightnin’ Hopkins: Happy New Year

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago

Editing, post-production & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2015, 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Party Train 15: Funky Woman

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios where she’s playing music in Episode 15 by Tino Gross, The Coasters, Nathaniel Mayer, Grover Mitchell, Maurice & Mac, Parliament, Lou Courtney, Barbara Hall, Curtis Mayfield, Teena Marie, Beginning of the End, Ray Charles, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, the Fabulous Peps, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Melvin Davis, the Stylistics, Night Train, and the Howling Diablos.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FUNKY WOMAN

PARTY TRAIN 15

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, June 10, 2016 [LLPT-0015]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

The Coasters: Young Blood

Nathaniel Mayer: Village Of Love

Grover Mitchell: What Hurts

Maurice & Mac: You Left The Water Running

Parliament: Funky Woman

Lou Courtney; Hot Butter ‘n All (Part 1)

Barbara Hall: Big Man

Curtis Mayfield: Future Shock

Teena Marie: Can You Do It

Beginning of the End: Funky Nassau

Ray Charles: Let’s Go Get Stoned

Johnny “Guitar” Watson  Cuttin’ In

Fabulous Peps: Love Of My Life

Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings: Nobody’s Baby

Melvin Davis: Find A Quiet Place & Be Lonely

Stylistics: People Make The World Go Round

Night Train: Love Bomb

Howling Diablos: Babysitter

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 30: Ball The Wall

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 30 features music by Red Prysock, Junior Wells, Albert Collins, Jimmy Liggins, Sonny Boy Williamson, The Vocaleers, Professor Longhair, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Jimmy Rogers. Clarence “Frogman” Henry, Elmore James, Freddie King, The Spaniels, and James Brown.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BALL THE WALL

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 30

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, Summer 1983 [BCBC-0030]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Junior Wells: Poor Man’s Plea

Albert Collins: Broke

Jimmy Liggins: Drunk

Sonny Boy Williamson: Born Blind

The Vocaleers: I Need Your Love So Bad

Professor Longhair: Ball The Wall

Buddy Guy: I Found A True Love

B.B. King: Looking The World Over

Jimmy Rogers: Chicago Bound

Clarence “Frogman” Henry: Ain’t Got No Home

Professor Longhair: Mardi Gras In New Orleans

Elmore James: Mean Mistreating Mama

Freddie King: [Unidentified Selection]

The Spaniels: These Three Words

James Brown: Mother Popcorn

Buddy Guy & Junior Wells: She Left Me A Mule To Ride

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 1983, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 124: Funky Funky Christmas

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 soulful Christmas tunes by Detroit Junior, Clarence Carter, Rose Graham, Al Green, Pearl Bailey, Short Stuff, Jim Cagle, The Beginning Of The End, Count Sidney & His Dukes, James Brown, Earl King, Thornetta Davis, Sir Mack Riice, Donny Hathaway, Stevie Wonder, Louis Armstrong, Gary Walker, Jimmy Jules & The Nuclear Soul System, Rufus Thomas, Electric Jungle, Milly & Silly, and The Drifters.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FUNKY FUNKY CHRISTMAS

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 124

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, December 20, 2017 [DLSL-0124]

 

Detroit Junior: Christmas Day

Clarence Carter: Back Door Santa

Rose Graham: Black Christmas

Al Green: Feels Like Christmas

Pearl Bailey: Jingle Bells Cha Cha

Short Stuff: Merry Christmas Baby

Jim Cagle: Santa Claus Jr

The Beginning Of The End: Gee Whiz It’s Christmas

Count Sidney & His Dukes: Soul Christmas

James Brown: Soulful Christmas

Earl King: Santa Don’t Let Me Down

Thornetta Davis: Boogie Woogie Santa Claus

Sir Mack Rice: Santa Claus Wants Some Loving

Donny Hathaway: This Christmas

Stevie Wonder: What Christmas Means To Me

Louis Armstrong: ‘Zat You Santa Claus?

Gary Walker: Santa’s Got A Brand New Bag

Jimmy Jules & The Nuclear Soul System: Xmas Done Got Funky

Rufus Thomas: I’ll Be Your Santa Baby

Electric Jungle: Funky Funky Christmas

Milly & Silly: Getting Down For Xmas

The Drifters: White Christmas

 

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

 

© 2017 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

In The Soul Kitchen 05: Foo Foo

The john Sinclair Foundation Presents

FOO FOO

IN THE SOUL KITCHEN 05

Harry Duncan, KUSF In Exile, San Francisco, April 26, 2011 [SK-0005]

 

Donald Byrd: Foo Foo

Junior Wells & The Aces: Junior’s Whoop

Magic Sam: All Your Love

Blind Willie McTell: Travelin’ Blues

The “5” Royales: I Know It’s Hard But It’s Fair

Wild Magnolias: Golden Crown

Lee Dorsey: Get Outta My Life Woman

Alvin “Shine” Robinson: Down Home Girll

Allen Toussaint: Freedom For The Stallion

Canton Spirituals: Heaven Is Looking Down On Me

Ken Boothe: Is It Because I’m Black?

Syl Johnson: Is It Because I’m Black?

Al Green: You Say It

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Harry Duncan for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Harry Duncan at Light Rail Studios, San Francisco

For KUSF In Exile

Recorded, edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2011, 2017 Harry Duncan. Used with permission.

 

Ancestor Worship 73: My Favorite Things

Our investigation into the music recorded by John Coltrane for Atlantic Records during 1959-1961 takes us tonight to the first segment of the epic recoridng sessions of October 21, 24 & 26, 1960 that introduced the classic John Coltrane Quartet with McCoy Tyner (piano) and Elvin Jones (drums)—and in this first incarnation, Steve Davis on bass—plus the modern sound of Trane’s soprano saxophone to the world. The songs recorded at tis session are presented in the order in which they were cut in the Atlantic Recording Studios, except for the last cut which was moved up in the chronology for programmatic purposes.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MY FAVORITE THINGS

ANCESTOR WORSHIP 73

John Sinclair, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, December 25, 2013 [JSAW-0073]

 

Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo

John Coltrane Quartet: Village Blues

John Coltrane Quartet: My Favorite Things

John Coltrane Quartet: Central Park West

John Coltrane Quartet: Mr. Syms

John Coltrane Quartet: Exotica (“Untitled Original”)

John Coltrane Quartet: Summertime

John Coltrane Quartet: Body and Soul

John Coltrane Quartet: Everytime We Say Goodbye

 

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 Nick Smith & Steve The Fly

Sponsored by The Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2013, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation