Party Train 25: In The Basement

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train fueled with music in Episode 25 by Tino Gross, Chris Kenner, Sam Cooke, Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto, Big Mama Thornton, James Brown, Freddie Scott & Four Steps, Josephine Jones & Raw Soul Band, The Kingsman, Lonnie Lester & 13th Generation, Soul Bros Inc, Len Woods, KoKo Taylor, Little Walter, Lloyd Nolan, Lou Rawls, Marvin Gaye, Jimmie Bones, and the Treme Brass Band.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

IN THE BASEMENT

PARTY TRAIN 25

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, September 30, 2016 [18124]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister >

Chris Kenner: Shoo Rah

Sam Cooke: Shake

Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto: In The Basement

Big Mama Thornton: Laugh, Laugh, Laugh

James Brown: Get Up, I Feel Like A Sex Machine

Freddie Scott & Four Steps: Same Old Beat

Josephine Jones & Raw Soul Band: Candy Man

The Kingsman: I’m Your Lover Man

Lonnie Lester & 13th Generation: Power Structure

Soul Bros Inc: Put It On Him

Len Woods: Do It Funky

KoKo Taylor: Let Me Love You Baby

Little Walter: Boom Boom Out Go The Lights

Lloyd Nolan: I Don’t Know About You

Lou Rawls: Love Is A Hurtin’ Thing

Marvin Gaye: Let Your Conscience Be Your Guide

Jimmie Bones: Walk Away Side

Treme Brass Band: Food Stamp Blues

 

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

 

© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 40: Talk To Me Baby

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the Fall 1983 WEMU Fund Drive and featuring music by Red Prysock, James Brown, Elmore James, James Cotton, Little Walter, and Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TALK TO ME BABY

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 40

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 9, 1983 [18123]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

James Brown: Cold Sweat

Elmore James: Mean Mistreating Mama

Elevator Music Interlude

James Cotton: Sweet Sixteen

Little Walter: I Got To Go

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Talk To Me Baby

James Brown: Baby Don’t You Weep

Elmore James: Red Hot Mama

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Elmore James: It Hurts Me Too

 

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

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 134: Night Train

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 tunes by Eddie Jefferson, Aretha Franklin, Betty Wright, Syl Johnson, Dr. John, Quincy Jones, Chuck Jackson, Hammer, Kermit Ruffins, Lil’ Queenie & The Percolators, Fats Domino, Ronnie Laws, Brook Benton, Bobby Humphrey, Foundars 15, and Bill Withers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NIGHT TRAIN

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 134

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, February 28, 2018 [18122]

 

Eddie Jefferson: Night Train

Aretha Franklin: Rough Lover

Betty Wright: Mr. Lucky

Syl Johnson: Walk A Mile In My Shoes

Dr. John: Junko Partner

Quincy Jones: Moanin’

Chuck Jackson: Heartbreaker Hotel

Hammer: Tuane

Kermit Ruffins: Drop Me Off In New Orleans

Lil’ Queenie & The Percolators: My Darlin’ New Orleans

Fats Domino: I’m Walkin’

Ronnie Laws: Tell Me Something Good

Brook Benton: Born Under A Bad Sign

Bobby Humphrey: Harlem River Drive

Foundars 15: Don’t Take Me For A Ride

Bill Withers: Make Love To Your Mind

 

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

 

© 2018 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

Sounds of Blue 130: Alligator Boogaloo

Bob Putignano has some great music this week by Lou Donaldson, Dennis Coffey, Peter Green, and Traffic.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ALLIGATOR BOOGALOO

SOUNDS OF BLUE 130

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 15, 2017 [18121]
Twilight Zone Theme
Lou Donaldson: Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky
Lou Donaldson: Alligator Boogaloo
Dennis Coffey: Casanova (Your Playing Days Are Over)
Peter Green: Bottoms Up
Peter Green: Descending Scale
Traffic: Tragic Magic
Traffic: Roll Right Stones

 

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

 

© 2018 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

 

Mood Indigo 70: Senor Blues

Leslie Keros is playing music this week from artists who were featured in the famous photograph of jazz musicians shot in Harlem in 1958 including Horace Silver, Cannonball Adderley, Coleman Hawkins, Count Basie & His Orchestra, Jimmy Rushing, Bud Freeman, Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk, Art Farmer, and Sonny Rollins.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SENOR BLUES

MOOD INDIGO 70

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, February 15, 2017 [18120]

 

Horace Silver: Senor Blues

Cannonball Adderley: Autumn Leaves

Coleman Hawkins: Vignette

Count Basie: Lester Leaps In

Count Basie & Jimmy Rushing: Sent for You Yesterday

Bud Freeman: Chicago

Charles Mingus: Boogie Stop Shuffle

Thelonious Monk: Nutty

Art Farmer: Back in the Cage

Sonny Rollins: Long Ago And Far Away

 

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.

Beyond The Groove Yard 218: One Way

George Klein presents an hour of music by bands with interactive horns, including Thelonious Monk, Bonerama, the Carla Bley Big Band, the Soul Rebels, the Clarinet Summit, the Panorama Jazz Band, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, and South African music by Johnny Dyani, Chris McGregor’s Brotherhood of Breath, and the African Jazz Pioneers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ONE WAY

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 218

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, January 9, 2018 [18119]

 

Thelonious Monk Horns: Abide With Me

Bonerama: Blues for Ben

Carla Bley Big Band: One Way

Johnny Dyani: Radebe

Chris McGregor’s Brotherhood of Breath: Andromeda

African Jazz Pioneers: Skokiaan

Soul Rebels: Sweet Dreams are Made of This

Clarinet Summit: Jeep’s Blues

Panorama Jazz Band: Serpent Maigre

Art Ensemble of Chicago: Grape Escape

 

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

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

Blues & Roots 09: The Jumping Blues

Out of the Vintage Radio Vaults at Radio Free Amsterdam, this episode of Blues & Roots with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans combines outtakes from two programs on August 29, 1999 and January 16, 2000 with an elongated presentation edited from the brilliant Alan Lomax production titled Blues In The Mississippi Night, recorded in the 1940s with conversations and performances by bluesmen Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim and John Lee “Sonny Boy” Williamson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE JUMPING BLUES

BLUES & ROOTS 09

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 29, 1999 & January 16, 2000 [18118]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

B.B. King: Everyday I Have The Blues

B.B. King: B.B. Blues

B.B. King: Five Long Years

T-Bone Walker: I Got A Break Baby

T-Bone Walker: Sail On Boogie

T-Bone Walker: Call It Stormy Monday

Jay McShann Orchestra: The Jumping Blues

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Kidney Stew

Dinah Washinton: Blow Top Blues

Professor Longhair: Her Mind Is Gone

Buddy & Ella Johnson: I Don’t Want Nobody

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 1

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Life Is Like That

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 2

John Lee Williamson & Memphis Slim: I Could Hear My Name Ringing

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 3 Prison Work Gang: Loberta

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 4

Prisoners: Murderers Home

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 5

Female Vocalist]: Another Man Done Gone

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 6

Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown & White Blues

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

 

© 1999, 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 26: Hey Bartender

Mark Coltrane is sitting in for Scott Barretta this week on the Highway 61 show with a program of great Texas Blues Piano by Floyd Dixon, Whistling Alex Moore, Mercy Dee Walton, and Amos Milburn.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HEY BARTENDER

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 26

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, November 18, 2006 [18117]

 

Floyd Dixon: Hey Bartender

Floyd Dixon: Hole In The Wall

Floyd Dixon: Chicken Crowin’

Floyd Dixon: Don’t Send Me No Flowers in the Graveyard

Floyd Dixon: Wake Up and Live

Whistling Alex Moore: Heartwreck Blues

Whistling Alex Moore: Neglected Woman

Whistling Alex Moore: Pretty Woman With A Sack Dress On

Whistling Alex Moore: Rock & Roll Bed

Mercy Dee Walton: One Room Country Shack

Mercy Dee Walton: Get To Gettin’

Mercy Dee Walton: Pull ‘Em and Pop ‘Em

Mercy Dee Walton: Eighth Wonder of the World

Amos Milburn: I Done Done It

Amos Milburn: House Party Tonight

Amos Milburn: Let Me Go Home Whiskey

Amos Milburn: Let’s Have A Party

Amos Milburn: [Unidentified Selection]

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Mark Coltrane 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

 

© 2006, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.