Sounds of Blue 122: Red Wine And Moonshine

Bob Putignano is playing music this week by Johnnie Bassett with the Bill Heid Band, The Detroit Blues Masters, Alberta Adams, Mel Brown, Enrico Crivellaro, Corey Dennison, Coco Montoya, and Deborah Coleman with Sue Foley and Ruth Potvin.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RED WINE AND MOONSHINE

SOUNDS OF BLUE 122

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, October 24, 2017 [18009]

Johnnie Bassett with the Bill Heid Band: Party My Blues Away
Bill Heid & the Detroit Blues Masters: I’m Glad She’s Gone
Alberta Adams with Johnnie Bassett: I Want a Man
Mel Brown with Enrico Crivellaro: Red Wine and Moonshine
Mel Brown: Ode to Billie Joe
Mel Brown: Shanty
Corey Dennison: Misti
Coco Montoya: Cool Like That
Coco Montoya: Don’t Go Makin’ Plans
Coco Montoya: Same Old Thing
Sue Foley-Deborah Coleman-Ruth Potvin: Talking Loud

 

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 62: New World Comin’ Through

Leslie Keros is playing an hour of New Year’s greetings and resolution blues by Junior Parker, Eric Bibb, the Johnny Otis Orchestra, Dinah Washington, Roy Milton & His Solid Senders, Jimmy Liggins, Larry Garner, Charles Brown, Robben Ford, Bernard Allison, Cephas & Wiggins, Artie “Blues Boy” White, Big Mama Thornton, Aretha Franklin, and Billie Holiday.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NEW WORLD COMIN’ THROUGH

MOOD INDIGO 62

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 3, 2015 [18008]

 

Junior Parker: Next Time You See Me

Eric Bibb: New World Comin’ Through

Johnny Otis Orchestra: Happy New Year, Baby

Dinah Washington: Resolution Blues

Roy Milton & His Solid Senders: New Year’s Resolution

Jimmy Liggins: No More Alcohol

Larry Garner: Had to Quit Drinking

Charles Brown: Bad Bad Whiskey

Robben Ford: Ain’t Drinkin’ Beer No More

Bernard Allison: Change Your Way of Living

Cephas and Wiggins: Great Change

Artie “Blues Boy” White: Thangs Got to Change

Big Mama Thornton: Laugh, Laugh, Laugh

Aretha Franklin: The Happy Blues

Billie Holiday: On the Sunny Side of the Street

 

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 210: Three Bags Full

George Klein presents recordings by pianist Herbie Hancock as leader and sideman on Blue Note in the 1960s, accompanied by Freddie Hubbard, Kenny Dorham, Dexter Gordon, Hank Mobley, Wayne Shorter, Joe Henderson, Grant Green and others.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THREE BAGS FULL

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 210

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, September 26, 2017 [18007]

 

Herbie Hancock: Three Bags Full

Wayne Shorter: Face of the Deep

Kenny Dorham: Sao Paolo

Herbie Hancock: The Pleasure is Mine

Grant Green: Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen

Freddie Hubbard: Hub-Tones

Herbie Hancock: First Trip

Herbie Hancock: Canteloupe Island

 

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 01: Since The Blues Began

The first episode in our rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots series for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans presents the final installment of the program as played on May 11, 2003 with a full program of Crescent City music by Deacon John, Earl King, Tommy Ridgley, Snooks Eaglin, Irma Thomas, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Rockie Charles, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, and Li’l Buck Sinegal.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SINCE THE BLUES BEGAN

BLUES & ROOTS 01

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 11, 2003 [18006]

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Deacon John: Losing Battle

Deacon John: Many Rivers To Cross

Earl King: A Mother’s Love

Earl King: I’m Your Best Bet Baby

Earl King: Until I Say Well Done

Tommy Ridgley: Since The Blues Began

Snooks Eaglin: Lock Doctor

Irma Thomas: Coming From Behind > Wish Someone Would care

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: I’ll Be Good

Rockie Charles: Taxi Cab and City Buses Passing

Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: Don’t Look Any Further

Li’l Buck Sinigal: The Blues Is Killing Me

Little Walter: Lights Out with John Sinclair Outro

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, digitally transferred, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair

 

© 2003, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 18: Coming From The Old School

Highway 61 offers a tribute to the late, great harmonica star Sam Myers a week following his demise in 2006 by playing Sam’s early recordings and sides with guitarists Elmore James, Tommy Lee Thompson, King Edward, Mel Brown, and Anson Funderburg & the Rockets.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

COMING FROM THE OLD SCHOOL

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 18

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, July 22, 2006 [18005]

 

Sam Myers: Sleeping in the Ground

Sam Myers: My Love Is Here to Stay

Sam Myers: You Don’t Have to Go

Elmore James: Look On Yonder Wall

Sam Myers & Tommy Lee Thompson: From Now On

Sam Myers & Tommy Lee Thompson: I Just Found Out

Sam Myers & King Edward: Gold Tailed Bird

Sam Myers & King Edward: Money Is My Downfall

Anson Funderburg & the Rockets: Can We Get Together

Anson Funderburg & the Rockets: Some Sunny Day

Anson Funderburg & the Rockets: Jungle

Anson Funderburg & the Rockets: Crutch and Cane

Sam Myers & Mel Brown: Tired of Your Jive

Sam Myers & Mel Brown: 99

Sam Myers & Mel Brown: Country Boy

Sam Myers & Mel Brown: Coming From the Old School

 

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, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2006, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 285: Blue House

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Freddy King, Kid Ramos with Charlie Musselwhite, Billy Boy Arnold, Chris Daniels & The Kings, Marcia Ball, Paul Oscher, Otis Grand, Mitch Woods & John Hammond, Sherman Robertson, Hubert Sumlin, Bobby “Blue” Bland, and Ronnie Earl.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLUE HOUSE

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 285

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, November 6, 2017 [18004]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Freddy King: In The Open

Kid Ramos with Charlie Musselwhite: Charlie’s Old Highway 51 Blues

Billy Boy Arnold: Prisoner’s Plea

Chris Daniels & The Kings: Soothe Me

Marcia Ball: Blue House

Paul Oscher: Mean Old World

Otis Grand: Satan’s Blues

Mitch Woods & John Hammond: Mother In Law Blues

Sherman Robertson: Am I Losing You

Hubert Sumlin: I Don’t Want To Hear About Yours

Bobby “Blue” Bland: You’ve Got Bad Intentions

Ronnie Earl: Through Floods And Storms

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1653]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 316: Gearheads

Bob Knight is sitting in for Bruce Pingree this week and playing the blues by Marcia Ball, Johnny Fury, Roy Buchanan, Danny Gatton & Joey DeFrancesco, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band, Eddie Cotton, the Jaywalkers, Al Kooper & Michael Bloomfield, John Lee Hooker, Champion Jack Dupree, and Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GEARHEADS

THE BLUES SHOW 316

Bob Knight, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 3, 2017 [18003]

 

Marcia Ball: Let Me Play With Your Poodle

Johnny Fury: Without Me

Roy Buchanan: Whiplash

Danny Gatton & Joey DeFrancesco: Gearheads

B.B. King & Eric Clapton: Three O’Clock Blues

Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band: Just For A Little While

Eddie Cotton: Better Deal

Jaywalkers: Mean Bug Boogie

Al Kooper & Michael Bloomfield: Albert’s Shuffle

John Lee Hooker: I Put My Trust In You

Champion Jack Dupree: Black Woman Swing

Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson: If The Blues Was Whiskey

 

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 242: Celtic Indian

Steve The Fly presents Garaj Mahal live at the Element Music Festival in the Snug Lake Ampitheatre, British Columbia, on April 8, 2017, with Fareed Haque on guitar, Kai Eckhardt on bass guitar, Alan Hertz at the drums, Osam Ezzeldin on keys, Steve “The Fly” Pratt on the turntables, and vocalist Roosevelt Collier. The proceedings were recorded and transferred by Eytan Bernit.
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CELTIC INDIAN

FLY BY NIGHT 242

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, December 21, 2017 [18002]

 

Garaj Mahal: Be Dope (featuring Roosevelt Collier)

Garaj Mahal: The Shadow

Garaj Mahal: Cosmic Elevator

Garaj Mahal: Celtic Indian

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.