The Blues Show 344: Ruler Of My Heart

Bruce Pingree is playing an hour of music by the great Soul Queen of New Orleans, Ms. Irma Thomas, in honor of her recent 77th birthday.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RULER OF MY HEART

THE BLUES SHOW 344

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18395]

 

Irma Thomas: Trying To Catch A Cab In The Rain

Irma Thomas: It’s Raining

Irma Thomas: Walk Around Heaven All Day

Irma Thomas: Look Up

Irma Thomas: Hitting On Nothing

Irma Thomas: You Can Have My Husband

Irma Thomas: I Done Got Over It

Irma Thomas: While The City Sleeps

Irma Thomas: Ruler Of My Heart

Irma Thomas: Wish Someone Would Care

Irma Thomas-Marcia Ball-Tracey Nelson: Yield Not To Temptation

Irma Thomas: If You Want It Come And Get It

Irma Thomas: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free

Irma Thomas: I Never Fool Nobody But Me

Irma Thomas: Story Of My LIfe

Tracey Nelson: Wish Someone Would Care

Irma Thomas: Time Is On My Side

 

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 270: Arriving Soon

Steve The Fly is navigating by night through this stellar selection of classic cuts by Clifford Brown and Cannonball Adderley.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ARRIVING SOON

FLY BY NIGHT 270

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, August 29, 2014 [18394]

 

Clifford Brown: Move

Cannonball Adderley: Arriving Soon

Clifford Brown: De-Dah

Cannonball Adderley: Primitivo

Clifford Brown: Hymn of the Orient

Cannonball Adderley: Teaneck

Clifford Brown: Clifford’s Axe

Cannonball Adderley: Exodus

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2014, 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 766: Chasing The Blues

Episode 766 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam up above the Carl Lundgren Art Studio in the Cass Corridor, where I’m playing music tonight from Little Freddie King’s new album Chasing Tha Blues and listening to the conversation between LFK and Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens from Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine, recorded backstage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival this past May.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHASING THE BLUES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 766

Cass Corridor, Detroit, July 17, 2018 [18393]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Little Freddie King: King Freddie’s Shuffle

Little Freddie King: Louisiana Train Wreck

Little Freddie King: Back In New Orleans

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Bywater Crawl

Little Freddie King: Night Time In Treme

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Standin At Your Door

Little Freddie King: Pocket Full Of Money

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Great Great Bamboozle

Little Freddie King: Crackho Flo

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Got Tha Blues On My Back

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

 

 

 

 

he Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam up above the Carl Lundgren Art Studio in the Cass Corridor, where I’m playing music tonight from Little Freddie King’s new album Chasing Tha Blues and listening to the conversation between LFK and Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens from Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine, recorded backstage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival this past May.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHASING THE BLUES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 766

Cass Corridor, Detroit, July 17, 2018 [18393]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Little Freddie King: King Freddie’s Shuffle

Little Freddie King: Louisiana Train Wreck

Little Freddie King: Back In New Orleans

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Bywater Crawl

Little Freddie King: Night Time In Treme

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Standin At Your Door

Little Freddie King: Pocket Full Of Money

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Great Great Bamboozle

Little Freddie King: Crackho Flo

Little Freddie King Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

Little Freddie King: Got Tha Blues On My Back

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 185: A Call For All Demons

David Kunian is celebrating the Summer Solstice with his annual presentation of music by Sun Ra & His Arkestra, this time dedicated to the contemporaneous celebration in Boston of the birthday of Kunian’s mother.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

A CALL FOR ALL DEMONS

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 185

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, _June 19, 2018 [18392]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is The Place

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: A Call For All Demons

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Black Magic

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: I’ll Wait For You

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: New Horizon

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Bassism

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Discipline 33

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Watusa

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Creator of the Universe

 

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 07: Jump For Joy

Don Paul is celebrating the life and times of New Orleans civil rights leader Lolis Edward Elie with conversation by Elie and his son, Lolis Eric Elie, and Judge Calvin Johnson, plus musical selections by the American Jazz Quintet, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven, Oscar “Papa” Celestin & the Original Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra, Louis Jordan & His Tympani Five, Ella Fitzgerald & the Ink Spots, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra, and Clifford Brown and Max Roach.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

JUMP FOR JOY

ROOTS & BRANCHES 07

Don Paul, Spiritual: New Orleans, April 12, 2018 [18391]

Judge Calvin Johnson Comments

American Jazz Quintet: Capetown

Lolis Eric Elie & Lolis Edward Elie in conversation

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Pedal Up

Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven: Wild Man Blues

Lolis Edward Elie Comments

Oscar “Papa” Celestin and the Original Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra: Give Me Some More

Lolis Eric Elie Comments

Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five: Five Guys Named Moe

Ella Fitzgerald & the Ink Spots: Cow Cow Boogie

Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five: Early In The Morning

Duke Ellington & His Orchestra: Jump For Joy

Duke Ellington & His Orchestra: Black And Brown And Beige

Charlie Parker: Billie’s Bounce

Lolis Edward Elie Comments

Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra: Guarachi Guaro

Clifford Brown and Max Roach: Joy Spring

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Don Paul for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Don Paul at Sticking Up For Kids in New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Don Paul. Used with permission.

 

Party Train 44: Any Day Now

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, Dave “Baby” Cortez, Candi Staton, Roy Milton & His Orchestra, Little Ann, Willie Johnson, Soul Explosion, The Notations, The Relatives, United 8, Sly & The Family Stone, Gip Roberts, Millie Jackson, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Ann Peebles, James Brown, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, and John Sinclair.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ANY DAY NOW

PARTY TRAIN 44

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, March 14, 2017 [18390]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Dave “Baby” Cortez: Hot Cakes

Soul Explosion: Barn Yard Pimp

Candi Staton: I’d Rather Be An Old Man’s Sweetheart (Than A Young Man’s Fool)

Roy Milton & His Orchestra: One Zippy Zam

Little Ann: What Should I Do

Willie Johnson: Lay It On Me

The Notations: Superpeople

The Relatives: You Gotta Do Right

United 8: Getting’ Uptown To Get Down

Sly & The Family Stone: Soul Clappin’

Gip Roberts: Hunchin’

Millie Jackson: I Cry

Bob Marley & The Wailers: Bend Down Low

Ann Peebles: How Strong Is A Woman

James Brown: Any Day Now

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings: Slow Down, Love

John Sinclair: Everything Happens To Me

 

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 59: Who Is This Guy

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 59 features a long segment with the Detroit poet and writer Jim Gustafson and tunes by Red Prysock, Muddy Waters, Jimmy Smith, Sonny Stitt, The Coasters, Dr. John, Jimi Hendrix, The Moonglows, Lester Williams, and Lonnie Brooks.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHO IS THIS GUY

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 59

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, 1991 [18389]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Muddy Waters: Hoochie Coochie Man

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Jimmy Smith: Back At The Chicken Shack >

Jim Gustafson: What Do You Do

Jim Gustafson: Who Is This Guy

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Sonny Stitt: [Instrumental] >

Jim Gustafson: The Story of My Life

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Muddy Waters: I’m Ready

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Sonny Stitt: [Instrumental] >

Jim Gustafson: The Map Is Not The Territory

The Coasters: Shopping For Clothes

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Dr. John: Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya

Jimi Hendrix: Red House

The Moonglows: Ten Commandments Of Love

Lester Williams: I Can’t Lose With The Stuff I Use

Lonnie Brooks: Wound Up Tight

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

 

© 1991, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 153: Doing The Do

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 Ernie K-Doe, The Isley Brothers, Billy Preston, Archie Shepp, Bobby Byrd, Lou Donaldson, African Music Machine, Ronnie Laws, B.T. Express, Big Amos, Jimmy Holiday, James Carr, Pretty Purdie, C.L. Blast, and Rasputin Stash.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DOING THE DO

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 153

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, July 12, 2018 [18388]

 

Ernie K-Doe: A Certain Girl

The Isley Brothers: I Know Who You Been Socking It To

Billy Preston: Satisfaction

Archie Shepp: Back Back

Bobby Byrd: Doing The Do

Lou Donaldson: Sassy Soul Strut

African Music Machine: Black Water Gold

Ronnie Laws: Nothing To Lose

B.T. Express: Can’t Stop Grooving, Wanna Do It Some More

Big Amos: Going To Vietnam

Jimmy Holiday: I’m Gonna Help Hurry My Brothers Home

James Carr: Let’s Face Facts

Pretty Purdie:

C.L. Blast: Double Up

Rasputin Stash: Cool Dance

 

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.