Blues & Roots 41: Off The Wall

Episode 41 in our series of re-broadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots programs for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in the first months of the 21st century presents an opening salvo of classic Muddy Waters cuts from 1947-1952 and follows with Pinetop Perkins, Little Walter, Robert Lockwood Jr., Willie Cobbs, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, T-Model Ford, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

OFF THE WALL

BLUES & ROOTS 41

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0041

 

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: Last Time I Fool Around With You

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)

Muddy Waters: Too Young To Know

Muddy Waters: They Call Me Muddy Waters

Pinetop Perkins: Back On Top

Little Walter: Rocker

Little Walter: A Quarter To Twelve

Little Walter: Off The Wall

Robert Lockwood Jr.: 32-20 Blues

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Mean Mistreating Mama

Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Wonder What’s The Matter

Willie Cobbs: Poison Ivy

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong With You Baby

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 40: Going Down South

Episode 40 features music from John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from the year 2000 on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans with tunes by Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Guitar Gable, Lonesome Sundown, Lazy Lester, Lightning Slim, Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.:, Howling Wolf, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kinbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Kipori Woods, Walter “Wolfman” Washington:, Matilda Jones, John Mooney, Little Freddie King, and Coco Robicheaux.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOING DOWN SOUTH

BLUES & ROOTS 40

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 18, 2000 [18551]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Jimmy Reed: I’m Gonna Ruin You Baby

Guitar Gable: This Should Go On Forever

Lonesome Sundown: Gonna Stick To You Baby

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Lightning Slim: Rooster Blues

Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Came Up The Hard Way

Howling Wolf: You Can’t Be Beat

R.L. Burnside: Going Down South

Junior Kinbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Shake ’Em On Down

Kipori Woods: They Call Me The Baby Wolf

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Cadillac Woman

Matilda Jones: Matchbox Blues

John Mooney: Cypress Grove

Little Freddie King: Bad Chicken

Coco Robicheaux: Little Black Hen

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 39: Bring It On Home

Episode 39 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Ray Charles, Ruth Brown, Victoria Spivey, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Eddie Kirkland, Roosevelt Sykes, Homesick James, Big Walter Horton, Mojo Boogie Band, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Sonny Boy Williamson, and Jimmy Reed.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING IT ON HOME

BLUES & ROOTS 39

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 21, 2000 [18537]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Ray Charles: Hallelujah I Love Her So

Ruth Brown: Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Victoria Spivey: Black Snake Moan

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

Eddie Kirkland: Mojo In Her Backbone

Roosevelt Sykes: Dirty Mother For Ya

Homesick James: I Got To Move

Big Walter Horton: It Hurts Me Too

Mojo Boogie Band: Traveling Roverside Blues

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Decoration Day

Sonny Boy Williamson: Help Me

Sonny Boy Williamson: Bring It On Home

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (single master)

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (album master)

Jimmy Reed: Rocking With Reed

Jimmy Reed: You Upset My Mind

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 38: Let’s Rock Awhile

Episode 38 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Billy Boy Arnold, Eddie Taylor, Little Johnnie Taylor, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Lazy Lester, Robert johnson, Amos Milburn, T-Bone Walker, Ray Charles, and LaVerne Baker.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LET’S ROCK AWHILE

BLUES & ROOTS 38

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18524]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would

Eddie Taylor: Big Town Playboy

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling

R.L. Burnside: Fireman, Ring The Bell

Junior Kimbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Going Down South

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Robert johnson: Stop Breaking Down Blues

Robert Johnson: Little Queen Of Spades

Robert johnson: Traveling Riverside Blues

Amos Milburn: Let’s Rock Awhile

T-Bone Walker: I Know Your Wig Is Gone

T-Bone Walker: Trifling Woman Blues

T-Bone Walker: Hyping Woman Blues

Ray Charles: Lonely Avenue

LaVerne Baker: Tomorrow Night

Ray Charles: Drown In My Own Tears

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 37: Boogie In The Dark

Episode 37 in our series of rebroadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots program from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans is an hour of music from 1998 featuring Little Walter, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Muddy Waters, Little Walter, Howling Wolf, Jimmy Reed, Sonny Boy Williamson, Albert King, Freddie King, B.B. King, Little Johnnie Taylor, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, Otis Spann, and Elmore James.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BOOGIE IN THE DARK

BLUES & ROOTS 37

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18510]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong

Muddy Waters: She’s 19 Years Old

Little Walter: You’re So Fine

Howliiing Wolf: Moaning For My Baby

Jimmy Reed: Boogie In The Dark

Sonny Boy Williamson: Keep It To Yourself

Sonny Boy Williamson: Cool Disposition

Sonny Boy Williamson: Checking Up On My Baby

Albert King: Don’t Throw Your Love On Me So Strong

Freddie King: When The Welfare Turns Its Back On You

B.B. King: Beautician Blues

B.B. King: You Upsets Me Baby

B.B. King: Three O’Clock Blues

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Three O’Clock In The Morning

Otis Spann: Otis In The Dark

Elmore James: Madison Blues

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 36: Stop And Think

 

Episode 36 has music from Little Walter, James Wheeler, J.J. Jones, Les Getrex, Ronnie Earl, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Timothea, Kipori Woods, Matilda Jones, Billy Turquise, Coco Robicheaux, Paula & The Pontiacs, Butch Trevette & The Roulettes, and Jimmy Reed.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STOP AND THINK

BLUES & ROOTS 36

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [JSBR-0036]

 

Little Walter: Juke

James Wheeler: This Can’t Be Happening to Me

J.J. Jones: My Timing Is So Bad

Les Getrex: Don’t Say A Mumbling Word

Ronnie Earl: Churching

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Stop And Think

Timothea: No Nonsense

Kipori Woods: Don’t Look, Don’t Touch

Matilda Jnes: Ace Of Spades

Billy Turquis: Cherry Red

Coco Robicheaux: Hoodoo Party

Paula & The Pontiacs: Harmonica Girl

Butch Trevette & The Roulettes: I Hear You Knocking

Jimmy Reed: Take Out Sme Insurance

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

Blues & Roots 35: Hot And Heavy

Episode 35 spotlights recordings by Little Walter, Joe Krown, Bryan Lee, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, B.B. King, Willie D. Warren, Uncle Jessie White, The Griswold Brothers, Harmonica Shah, The Big Doo-Wopper, T-Model Ford, the North Mississippi All Stars, Son Seals, Robert Ward, and Howling Wolf.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOT AND HEAVY

BLUES & ROOTS 35

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18482]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Joe Krown: Hot And Heavy

Bryan Lee: Can’t Get Enough Of That Jelly Roll

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars; No Money Down

B.B. King: Let The Good Times Roll

Willie D. Warren: Every Day We Have The Blues

Uncle Jessie White: Bad Luck Is Falling

The Griswold Brothers: Daddy Daddy

Harmonica Shah: Bring Me My Shotgun

The Big Doo-Wopper: You Better Be Careful

T-Model Ford: She Asked Me So I Told Her

North Mississippi All Stars: Drop Down Mama

Son Seals: Bad Blood

Robert Ward: Something Funky Is Going On

Howling Wolf: Wang Dang Doodle

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 34: Ain’t That Good News

Episode 34 features live music by Muddy Waters and cuts from Magic Slim & The Teardrops, John Primer, Bobby Rush, Toni Lynn Washington, Mighty Sam McClain, the Lyman Woodard Trio, Albert Collins, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AIN’T THAT GOOD NEWS

BLUES & ROOTS 34

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18468]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling

Muddy Waters: Hoochie Coochie Man

Muddy Waters: Can’t Get No Grinding

Muddy Waters: I’m A Howling Wolf

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Country Boy

John Primer: Knocking At Your Door

Bobby Rush: Feeling Bad

Toni Lynn Washington: Oh What A Dream

Mighty Sam McClain: All We Need Is Love

Lyman Woodard Trio: Ain’t That Good News

Albert Collins: Mr. Collins, Mr. Collins

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation