Beyond The Groove Yard 208: Mojito

George Klein continues his emphasis on Latin jazz with recordings by George Shearing, Lee Morgan, Steve Turre, Herbie Mann, Arthur Blythe, Regina Carter, the Jazz Crusaders, Kermit Ruffins, and Duke Ellington.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MOJITO

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 208

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, September 20, 2017 [GKBG-0208]

 

George Shearing: Caravan

Lee Morgan: Ca-Lee-So

Steve Turre: Gumbo

Herbie Mann:: This Little Girl of Mine

Arthur Blythe: Down San Diego Way

Regina Carter: Mojito

Herbie Mann: Why Don’t You Do Right

Jazz Crusaders: The Breeze and I

Kermit Ruffins: If I Only Had a Brain

Duke Ellington: Chico Cuadradino

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

Sounds of Blue 120: True Blue

Bob Putignano is playing music this week by Larry Carlton & the SWR Big Band, The Crusaders, B.B. King, Gary Burton & Friends: Six Pack

B.B. King, Cannonball Adderley with Lou Rawls, and Calvin Owens with B.B. King.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TRUE BLUE

SOUNDS OF BLUE 120

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, September 29, 2017 [RPSB-0120

 

Twilight Zone Theme

Larry Carlton & the SWR Big Band: The Well’s Gone Dry

The Crusaders with B.B. King: Better Not Look Down

B.B. King: Never Make Your Move Too Soon

Gary Burton & Friends: Six Pack

B.B. King: Crying Won’t Help You Now > You’re Mean

B.B. King: If That Ain’t It I Quit

Cannonball Adderley with Lou Rawls: I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water
Calvin Owens with B.B. King: True Blue

B.B. King: You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

Highway 61 Blues 16: Misty Blue

Scott Barretta features the contemporary Mississippi blueswoman Dorothy Moore on this week’s episode of Highway 61 with excerpts from an elongated conversation with Ms. Moore and musical selections from her great Malaco Records singles and albums.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MISTY BLUE

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 16

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, June 10, 2006 [SBHW-0016]

 

Dorothy Moore: All Night Blue

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-1

The Poppies: Lullaby of Love:

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-2

Dorothy Moore: Misty Blue

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-3

Dorothy Moore & King Floyd: Weak in Love

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-4

Dorothy Moore: He Thinks I Still Care

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-5

Dorothy Moore: Do Ya

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-6

Dorothy Moore: Whatcha Doing With the Money

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-7

Bessie Smith: Do Your Duty

Dorothy Moore: Do Your Duty

Scott Barretta Conversation with Dorothy Moore-8

Dorothy Moore: What Is This?

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at University of Mississippi for Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Post-production & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2006, 2017 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 283: Juke Joint Jive

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Mitch Woods with James Cotton, Pinetop Perkins, Hubert Sumlin, Casey Hensley, Al Corte’, Lizz Wright, Leon Russell, Teeny Tucker, Charles Brown, Benny Turner, and Wild Jimmy Spruill.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

JUKE JOINT JIVE

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 283

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, October 30, 2017 [CWRR-0283]

 

Theme: Harlem Nocturne

Mitch Woods with James Cotton: Chicago Express

Pinetop Perkins: Look On Yonder Wall

Hubert Sumlin: I Don’t Want No Woman

Hubert Sumlin: Makes Me Think About The One I Had

Casey Hensley: Big Mama’s Coming Home

Al Corte’: Juke Joint Jive

Lizz Wright: Singing In My Soul

Leon Russell: Black & Blue

Teeny Tucker: Heartbreak

Charles Brown: Trouble Blues

Benny Turner: Ghetto Woman

Wild Jimmy Spruill: Hard Grind

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

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

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 314: That’s My Story

Bruce Pingree is playing a second hour of great music by John Lee Hooker in honor of the 100th anniversary of Hooker’s birth.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THAT’S MY STORY

THE BLUES SHOW 314

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 27, 2017 [BPBS-0314]

 

John Lee Hooker: Burning Hell

John Lee Hooker: She’s Long, She’s Tall, She Weeps Like A Willow Tree

John Lee Hooker: That’s My Story

John Lee Hooker: I Can’t Quit You Now

John Lee Hooker: Tupelo

John Lee Hooker: Bus Station Blues

John Lee Hooker: The Great Fire of Natchez

John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom

John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat: Messing With The Hook

John Lee Hooker & Alan Wilson: TheWorld Today

John Lee Hooker: The Feeling Is Gone

John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat: Let’s Make It

John Lee Hooker: Boogie With The Hook

John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Fly By Night: What’s That

Steve The Fly is asking the eternal question with this scintillatig program of music by the Art Ensemble of Chicago, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Horace Silver, The Nels Cline Singers, Roland Kirk, Kenny Burrell, the Wild Magnolias, Medeski Martin Wood & Cline, and Steve The Fly himself.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHAT’S THAT?

FLY BY NIGHT 240

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric, 23 Studios, Amsterdam, June 30, 2014 [SFBN-0070]

 

Art Ensemble of Chicago: Taiko
Sun Ra: What’s That?
Horace Silver: African Queen
The Nels Cline Singers: Spell
Roland Kirk: Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
Kenny Burrell: See See Rider
Wild Magnolias: Smoke My Peace Pipe
Medeski Martin Wood & Cline: Conebranch
Sun Ra: Super Blonde
Medeski Martin Wood & Cline: Mezcal
Sun Ra: Solar Drums
Steve Fly & Quark: Fire

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Sidney Daniels

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2014 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 736: Santa’s Second Line

Episode 736 is a special rebroadcast of the first part of John Sinclair’s R&B Christmas Special for the year 2000, just now discovered in a showbx full of cassettes and transferred into the digital domain just in time for the 2017 holidays, with timeless R&B and jazz seasonal music by Louis Armstrong, Milton Batiste, the New Birth Brass Band, Louis Prima, Count Basie & His Orchestra with Joe Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra, Jimmy Rushing, Oscar McLollie & His Honey Jumpers, Eartha Kitt, Gladys Bentley, Mabel Scott, Big John Greer, Babs Gonzales, Don Vappie, Wallace Johnson, and James Andrews.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SANTA’S SECOND LINE

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 736

WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 17, 2000 [20-01751]

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Louis Armstrong: ‘Zat You Santa Claus?

Milton Batiste: Big Fat Santa Is Coming To Town

New Birth Brass Band: Santa’s Second Line

Louis Prima: What Will Santa Claus Say?

Count Basie & His Orchestra & Joe Williams: Good Morning Blues

Ella Fitzgerald: Santa Claus Got Stuck In My Chimney

Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra: Boogie Woogie Santa Claus

Louis Armstrong: The Santa Claus Blues

Count Basie & His Orchestra & Jimmy Rushing: Good Morning Blues

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

Eartha Kitt: Santa Baby

Gladys Bentley: Jingle Jangle

Mabel Scott: Boogie Woogie Santa Claus

Big John Greer: We Wanna See Santa Do The Mambo

Babs Gonzales: Bebop Santa Claus

Don Vappie: Too Fat For The Chimney

Wallace Johnson: Christmas Comes But Once A Year

James Andrews: Christmas In New Orleans

 

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

 

© 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Jazz Lunatique 155: I Mean You

David Kunian is celebrating the 100th birthday of Thelonious Sphere Monk with a second hour of the pianist’s brilliant composiitons and improvisation from the 1940s, ‘50s and ‘60s in the company of Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Charlie Rouse and numerous of others.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I MEAN YOU

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 155

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 10, 2017 [DKJL-0155]

 

Thelonious Monk: Well You Needn’t

Thelonious Monk: Misterioso

Thelonious Monk: Bright Mississippi

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: monk in orbit

Thelonious Monk: Light Blue

Thelonious Monk: Everything Happens To Me

Thelonious Monk: I Mean You

Thelonious Monk: Round About Midnight

Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser

 

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.