Blues & Roots 46: Going Down South

Episode 46 presents an hour of blues from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans from 2000 with Little Walter, King Alex & The Untouchables, Earl Gaines, Willie King & The Liberators, Eddy Clearwater, North Mississippi All Stars, Kudzu Kings, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, South Side Slim, James Armstrong, Frankie Lee, and Albert King.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOING DOWN SOUTH

BLUES & ROOTS 46

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 29 > November 12, 2000 [18635]

 

Little Walter: Juke

King Alex & The Untouchables: Hot As A Coffee Pot

Earl Gaines: Best Of Luck Baby

Willie King & The Liberators: Stand Up And Speak The Truth

Eddy Clearwater: Reservation Blues

North Mississippi All Stars: Going Down South

Kudzu Kings & John Sinclair: Down In Mississippi

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: The Delta Sound

South Side Slim: Let Me Down Easy

James Armstrong: Got It Going On

King Alex & The Untouchables: An Overload Of Love

Frankie Lee: I Really Love You

Albert King: Running Out Of Steam

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 45: Slide Me Down

Episode 45 in our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans at the turn of the century features music by Little Walter, Al Hibbler, L.C. McKinley, Ernest Cotton, Cowboy Jack Cooley, Harold Burrage, Johnny Adams, Champion Jack Dupree, Otis & Lucille Spann, and multiple cuts by both Smiley Lewis, and Roosevelt Sykes.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SLIDE ME DOWN

BLUES & ROOTS 45

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 29, 2000 [18621]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Al Hibbler: After The Lights Go Down Low

L.C. McKinley: Be My Companion

Ernest Cotton: Empty Bed

Cowboy Jack Cooley: I Could But I Ain’t

Harold Burrage: I Feel So Fine

Johnny Adams: One Foot In The Blues

Smiley Lewis: Slide Me Down

Smiley Lewis: Growing Old

Smiley Lewis: The Bells Are Ringing

Smiley Lewis: Gumbo Blues

Champion Jack Dupree: Dupree Special

Otis & Lucille Spann: Country Girl

Roosevelt Sykes: Fine And Brown

Roosevelt Sykes: Lucky Blues

Roosevelt Sykes: Something like That

Roosevelt Sykes: Security Blues

Roosevelt Sykes: The Four O’Clock 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 44: Streamline Woman

Episode 44 of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in October 2000 features music by Little Walter, Big Walter Horton, Muddy Waters, Homesick James, the Count Basie Orchestra with Joe Williams, The Moonglows, The Flamingos, The Pastels, The Sensations, Lee Andrews & The Hearts, Johnny & Joe, The Tune Weavers, and The “5” Royales.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STREAMLINE WOMAN

BLUES & ROOTS 44

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 29, 2000 [18607]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Big Walter Horton: Hard Hearted Woman

Muddy Waters: Mean Disposition

Muddy Waters: Standing Here Trembling

Muddy Waters: Streamline Woman

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Big Walter Horton: Back Home to Mama

Homesick James: Baby Please Set A Date

Homesick James: Can’t Afford To Do It

Homesick James: Welfare Girl

Count Basie Orchestra with Joe Williams: Everyday I Have The Blues

The Moonglows: See Saw

The Flamingos: I’ll Be Home

The Pastels: Been So Long

The Sensations: Let Me In

Lee Andrews & The Hearts: Teardrops

Johnny & Joe: Over The Mountain, Across The Sea

The Tune Weavers: Happy Happy Birthday Baby

The “5” Royales: I’m Gonna Run It Down

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 43: Mighty Crazy

Episode 43 in our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in 2000 presents an hour of blues by Little Walter, Joe Weaver, Alberta Adams, Harmonica Shah, Lightning Hopkins, T-Bone Walker, Big Mama Thornton, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Bernard Allison, Bryan Lee, and Little Buster.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MIGHTY CRAZY

BLUES & ROOTS 43

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [18593]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby

Alberta Adams: Sax Man

Harmonica Shah: Detroit Playboy

Lightning Hopkins: Hello Central, Give Me 209

Lightning Hopkins: Mighty Crazy

T-Bone Walker: Railroad Station Blues

T-Bone Walker: Strolling With Bones

Big Mama Thornton: Ball And Chain

B.B. King & Eric Clapton: When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer

Bernard Allison: The River’s Rising

Bryan Lee: Can’t Get Enough

Little Buster: I Love To See You Smile

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 42: Repo Man Blues

Episode 42 features Mississippi hill country blues from T-Model Ford, the North Mississippi All Stars, and Othar Turner & the Afrosippi All Stars, a live cut by John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars from the Holwing Wolf club in New Orleans, and a set of music from Detroit featuring new releases by Willie D. Warren, Harmonica Shah, Alberta Adams, and Joe Weaver & The New Blue Notes.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

REPO MAN BLUES

BLUES & ROOTS 42

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0042]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

North Mississippi All Stars: All Night Long

Othar Turner & the Afrosippi All Stars: From Senegal To Senatobia

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Fattening Frogs For Snakes

Willie D. Warren: Every Day We Have The Blues

Harmonica Shah: Old Dirty Bastard

Alberta Adams: No Good Man

Harmonica Shah: Repo Man Blues

Joe Weaver & The New Blue Notes: Do You Wanna Work Now

Harmonica Shah: I Get More On The Street

Willie D. Warren: What Goes On In The Dark

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

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