Sounds Of Blue 105: Pass The Gravy

Bob Putignano is playing a lot of music this week by Brian Auger, Don Patterson, Big John Patton, Plas Johnson & Red Holloway, Henry Mancini, and The James Taylor Quartet.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PASS THE GRAVY

SOUNDS OF BLUE 105

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, July 24, 2017 [RPSB-0105]

 

[01] Brian Auger: Just You Just Me
[02] Brian Auger: Happiness Is Just Around the Bend

[03] Brian Auger: Whenever You’re Ready

[04] Don Patterson: Sir John

[05] John Patton: Lite Hit

[06] John Patton: The Turnaround > Melvin Sparks ID

[07] Plas Johnson & Red Holloway: Pass the Gravy

[08] Henry Mancini: Pink Panther Theme

[09] The James Taylor Quartet: Starsky & Hutch Theme

 

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.

The Blues Show 299: High Blood Pressure

 

Bruce Pingree is playing music by Bobby “Blue” Bland, Huey “Piano” Smith in honor of his 83rd birthday, and a series of recordings featuring the recently departed New Orleans drummer John Boudreaux, including cuts by The Hawketts, Professor Longhair, Jessie Hill, Irma Thomas, Barbara George, Lee Dorsey, Chris Kenner, Dr. John, James Booker, Clarence “Frogman” Henry, and an unidentified selection to close the show.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

THE BLUES SHOW 299

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 29, 2016 [BPBS-0299]

 

[01] Bobby “Blue” Bland: Turn On Your Lovelight

[02] Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Rockin’ Pneumonia & The Boogie Woogie Flu

[03] Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: High Blood Pressure

[04] Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Don’t You Just Know It

[05] Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Well I’ll Be John Brown

[06] The Hawketts: Mardi Gras Mambo

[07] The Hawketts: Your Time’s Up

[08] Professor Longhair: Go To The Mardi Gras

[09] Jessie Hill: Ooh Poo Pah Doo (Parts 1 & 2)

[10] Irma Thomas: It’s Raining

[11] Barbara George: I Know

[12] Lee Dorsey: Ya Ya

[13] Chris Kenner: I Like It Like That

[14] Dr. John: Mama Roux

[15] Irma Thomas: I Done Got Over It

[16] James Booker: Feel So Bad

[17] Clarence “Frogman” Henry: But I Do

[18] Dr. John: Black Widow Spider

[19] Dr. John: Jump Sturdy

[20] Closing Music

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.

Red Rooster Lounge 268: Worry, Worry

 

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by the Tedeschi-Trucks Band, Original 5 Blind Boys, Silver Quintette, Swan Silvertones, Staple Singers, Soul Stirrers, Swan Silvertones, William Bell, Paul Delay Band, Stacy Jones, Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band, Riler Robinson, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Billy Flynn, and Johnny Embry.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WORRY, WORRY

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 268

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, July 24, 2017 [CWRR-0268]

 

[01] Red Rooster Theme & Intro

[02] Tedeschi-Trucks Band: Rollin’ And Tumblin’

[03] Original 5 Blind Boys: This May Be The Last Time

[04] Silver Quintette: Father Don’t Leave

[05] Swan Silvertones: Where Shall I Go

Staple Singers: Sit Down Servant

[06] Soul Stirrers: Just Another Day

[07] Swan Silvertones: Mary Don’t You Weep

[08] William Bell: Mississippi-Arkansas Bridge

[09] Paul Delay Band: I Can’t Quit You No

[10] Stacy Jones: Mojo Potion #61 And 49

[11] Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band: Black Queen

[12] Riler Robinson: Worry, Worry

[13] Bobby “Blue” Bland: I Don’t Want No Woman

[14] Billy Flynn: If It Wasn’t For The Blues

[15] Johnny Embry: Johnny’s Bounce

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1638]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 721: Chasin’ The Bird

 

Almost 100 years ago, on August 29, 1920, the great alto saxohonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker was born in Kansas City, Kansas and grew up in KC, Missouri, where he joined the Jay McShann Orchestra in 1941 and began to make his mark on the creative music of the 20th century. In honor of Bird’s birthday we’re presenting an hour of his early music, mostly 78 rpm singles for Savoy and Dial Records cut between November 1945 and the end of 1947, for your listening and dancing pleaure, featuring such sidemen as Miles Davis, Lucky Thompson, Bud Powell, Max Roach, John Lewis, and Dizzy Gillespie. Dig it!

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHASIN’ THE BIRD

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 721

Johanna Studio, Amsterdam Noord, August 30, 2017 [20-1735]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Yusef Lateef: Happyology

[02] John Sinclair ID, Intro & Opening Comments

[03] Jay McShann: Jumpin’ The Blues (Decca)

[04] Charlie Parker: Now’s the Time (Savoy 573)

[05] Charlie Parker: Billie’s Bounce (Savoy 573)

[06] Charlie Parker: Ko-Ko (Savoy 597)

[07] Charlie Parker: Donna Lee (Savoy 652)

[09] Charlie Parker: Buzzy (Savoy 652)

[10] John Sinclair Comments

[11] Charlie Parker: Ornithology (Dial 1002)

[12] Charlie Parker: A Night in Tunisia (Dial 1002)        

[13] Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite (Dial 1003)

[14] Charlie Parker: Anthropology (Dial)

[15] Charlie Parker: Scrapple from the Apple (Dial 1021)

[16] Charlie Parker: Klactoveedsedstene (Dial 1040)

[17] John Sinclair Comments

[18] Charlie Parker: Parker’s Mood (Savoy 936)

[19] Charlie Parker: Barbados (Savoy 936)

[20] Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo (Savoy 961)

[21] Charlie Parker: Bluebird (Savoy 961)

[22] Charlie Parker: Half Nelson (Savoy)

[23] Charlie Parker: Merry-Go-Round (Savoy)

[24] John Sinclair Closing Comments & Outro

[25] Closing Music: Charlie Parker: Chasin’ the Bird (Savoy 977)

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

Special thanks to Steve The Fly, Christian Greer, Tariq Khan & Johanna

 

© 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

Fly By Night 225: Son Of Tribe

 

Steve The Fly is playing music this week by The Heliocentrics, Sun Ra & His Myth Science Arkestra, Eddie Jefferson, the Cannonball Adderley Quintet, Tribe, the Art Ensemble Of Chicago, and Peter Thomas.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SON OF TRIBE

FLY BY NIGHT 225

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, August 29, 2017 [SFBN-0225]

 

[01] The Heliocentrics: Infinite List
[02] Sun Ra & His Myth Science Arkestra: We Travel The Spaceways
[03] Eddie Jefferson: Now’s The Time
[04] Cannonball Adderley Quintet: Sweet Emma
[05] Tribe: Son Of Tribe
[06] Art Ensemble Of Chicago: Rock Out
[07] The Heliocentrics: The Dance
[08] Cannonball Adderley Quintet: The Scavenger
[09] Eddie Jefferson: Red Top
[10] Peter Thomas: Stars And Rockets

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 44: Boogaloo

 

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Helen Humes, Five Play, George Benson Quartet, Emmet Cohen, Al Muirhead, Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, Hank Jones, Triology, The Three Sounds, Chris Hazelton’s Boogaloo 7, and Willis “Gator” Jackson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BOOGALOO

MOOD INDIGO 44

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 18, 2017 [LKMI-0044]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2 >

[02] Helen Humes: If I Could Be with You One Hour Tonight

[03] Five Play: Struttin’ with Some Barbecue

[04] George Benson Quartet: Minor Chant

[05] Emmet Cohen: Hard Times

[06] Al Muirhead: Come Rain or Come Shine

[07] Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers: Buh’s Bossa

[08] Hank Jones: If I Were a Bell

[09] Triology: Morocco

[10] The Three Sounds: Boogaloo

[11] Chris Hazelton’s Boogaloo 7: Theme for Theo

[12] Willis “Gator” Jackson: Later For The Gator

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Jazz Lunatique 140: When The Saints

 

David Kunian is playing music in honor of Louis Armstring;s birthday in and in honor of the Women In Jazz Exhibiy at the U.S. Mint, with selections by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Louis Armstrong & His All Stars, Charmaine Neville, The Boswell Sisters, Aurora Neeland & The Royal Roses, Sweet Emma Barrett, Debbie Davis & Josh Paxton, Ingrid Lucia, Lizzie Miles, Blue Lu Barker, Germaine Bazzle, and the Helen Gillet Trio.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHEN THE SAINTS

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 140

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 1, 2017 [DKJL-0140]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

[02] Louis Armstrong & His All Stars: When It’s Sleepy Time Down South

[03] Charmaine Neville: Yellow Submarine

[04] Louis Armstrong & His All Stars: I Double Dare You

[05] The Boswell Sisters: Stardust

[06] Aurora Neeland & The Royal Roses: The Mooche

[07] Sweet Emma Barrett: I Ain’t Gonna Give You None of That Jelly Roll

[08] Debbie Davis & Josh Paxton: Masochism Tango

[09] Ingrid Lucia: Night LIfe

[10] Louis Armstrong & His All Stars: When The Saints Go Marching In

[11] Lizzie Miles: I Hate A Man Like You

[12] Blue Lu Barker: Don’t You Make Me High

[13] Germaine Bazzle: It’s Almost Like Being in Love

[14] Helen Gillet Trio: Chellar

 

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.

Big City Blues Cruise 14: Living With The Blues

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LIVING WITH THE BLUES

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 14

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, February 28 & September 12, 1993 [BCBC-0014]

[01] Opening Theme: Red Prysock: Jumbo

[02] Chuck Berry: You Never Can Tell

[03] Freddie King: Playing It Cool

[04] Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee: Living With The Blues

[05] Rolling Stones: Time Is On My Side

[06] B.B. King: Three O’Clock In The Morning

[07] B.B. King: You Know I Love You

[08] Howlin’ Wolf: I Walked From Dallas

[09] Eddy Clearwater: Promised Land

[10] Jimmy Reed: I Don’t Want To Go

[11] B.B. King & Koko Taylor: Something You Got

[12] B.B. King & Etta James: There Is Something On Your Mind

[13] Jamie James: My Mistake

[14] Jamie James: The American Dream

[15] Jamie James: I’m A Hoochie Coochie Man

[16] Big Walter Horton: Walter’s Swing

[17] Closing Theme: Red Prysock: Jumbo

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martino D’Lorenzo at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 1993, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.