Blues & Roots 62: Hell Out The Way


Episode 62 is the annual Mardi ras Indian Music Spectacular presented by John Sinclair at WWOZ-FM in New Orleans at Carnival Time 2000 with music by the Golden Eagles, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, the Wild Magnolias, Big Chief Peppy & Indians of the Nation, Big Chief Roddy Lewis & Indians of the Nation, the Flaming Arrows, the Ninth Ward Warriors & Mahogany Brass Band, Young Guradians of the Flame, and the Bayou Renegades.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HELL OUT THE WAY
BLUES & ROOTS 62
John Sinclair, 9WOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 25, 2000 [19143]
 
Little Walter: Juke
Golden Eagles: Indian Red
Wild Tchoupitoulas: Indians, Here  Dey Come
Wild Magnolias: Golden Crown
Big Chief Peppy & Indians of the Nation: Indian Story
Big Chief Roddy Lewis & Indians of the Nation: Calliope
Flaming Arrows: Hell Out The Way
Ninth Ward Warriors & Mahogany Brass Band: Indians Jumping On Fire
Wild Magnolias: Let’s Go Get ‘Em
Young Guradians of the Flame: Big Chief Had A Heart of Steel
Batou Renegades:  Old Time Indians
Wild Magnolias: Blackhawk
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, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 61: Stingy With It

 
Episode 61 starts off Jhn Sinclair Mardi Gras celebration for 2001with music by Little Walter, Luther Allison, Freddie King, Super Chikan, Black Mike Henderson, Big Time Sarah, Steve Freund, the Treme Brass Band, Dr. John, The Neville Brothers, A.J. Loria, Oliver Morgan with the Rockin’ Jake Band, Doreen & Her Jazz New Orleans, the Golden Eagles, and an
unidentified harmonica selection.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STINGY WITH IT
BLUES & ROOTS 61
John Sinclair, 9WOZ-FM, New Orleans, Mardi Gras 2001 [19129]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Luther Allison: I’m Hip
Freddie King: I’m Tore Down
Super Chikan: Stingy With It
Black Mike Hendersob: Throw The Dice On The Table
Big Time Sarah: Riverboat
Steve Freund: Fitting To Go
Treme Brass Band: Gimme My Money Back
Dr. John: Big Chief
Neville Brothers: Wild Indians
A.J. Loria: I Call It Carnival Time
Oliver Morgan with the Rockin’ Jake Band: Show Me Your Pretties
[Unidentified Selection]
Doreen & Her Jazz New Orleans: Hsve You Ever Been To New Orleans
Golden Eagles: Indian Red
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 60: Down In New Orleans

 
Episode 60 comprises John Sinclair’s annual Mardi Gras Music Extravaganza for 2001 on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans with music by Chief Smiley Ricks, The Dixie Cups, Champion Jack Dupree, the New Orleans Nightcrawlers, John Boutte & Cubanismo, Dr. John, Charmaine Neville, the 6th Ward Big Shots, Doreen & Her Jazz New Orleans, Chuck Carbo, Eddie Bo, and Davell Crawford.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DOWN IN NEW ORLEANS
BLUES & ROOTS 60
John Sinclair, 9WOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 18, 2001 [19115]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Chief Smiley Ricks: Down In New Orleans
The Dixie Cups: Two-Way-Pak-E-Way
Champion Jack Dupree: Yella Pocahontas
New Orleans Nightcrawlers: Tchfuncta
John Boutte & Cubanismo: Shallow Water Suite
Dr. John: Iko Iko
Charmaine Neville: Shoo Fly
6th Ward Big Shots: What They Talk About
Doreen & Her Jazz New Orleans: Funking It Up On Mardi Gras Day
Chuck Carbo: Hey Mardi Gras! Here I Am
Eddie Bo: I Know You Mardi Gras
Davell Crawford: Mardi Gras In New Orleans
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 59: Long Gone Blues

 
Episode 59 featues music by Little Walter, Henry Grey & The Cats, Eddie Bo, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Mem Shannon, Joe “Survival” Caruso, Liz McComb, Olu Dara, Hot Lips Page & his Orchestra, Billie Holiday & her Orchestra, Muddy Waters, and B.B. King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LONG GONE BLUES
BLUES & ROOTS 59
John Sinclair, 9WOZ-FM, New Orleans, circa 2001 [19101]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Henry Grey & The Cats: Somebody’s Got To Go
Eddie Bo: I’m Going Away
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Blues Has Got To Go
Mem Shannon: Memphis In The Morning
Joe “Survival” Caruso: Crying Won’t Help You
Liz McComb: The Wayfaring Stranger
Olu Dara: Strange Things Happen Every Day
Hot Lips Page & his Orchestra: Take Your Shoes Off Baby
Hot Lips Page & his Orchestra: Walking In A Daze
Hot Lips Page & his Orchestra: Now You’re Talking My Language
Billie Holiday & her Orchestra featuring Hot Lips Page: Why Did I Always Depend On You
Hot Lips Page & his Orchestra: I Got An Uncle In Harlem
Billie Holiday & her Orchestra featuring Hot Lips Page: Long Gone Blues
Muddy Waters: Soon Forgotten
B.B. King: Ain’t Nobody’s Business
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 58: Howling For My Darling

 
Episode 58 is beaming out from WWOZ circa 2001 with music by the giants of the modern idiom featuring Little Walterr, Muddy Waters, Magic Sam, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Koko Taylor, Howling Wolf, Elmore James, Sonny Boy Williamson, B.B. King, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Junior Wells, Otis Rush, and Little Freddie King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HOWLING FOR MY DARLING
BLUES & ROOTS 58
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, circa 2001 [19087]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)
Magic Sam: All Your Love
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone
Koko Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle
Howling Wolf: Howling For My Darling
Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads
Sonny Boy Williamson: Mr. Downchild
B.B. King: I Was Your Fool
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Little Boy Blue
Junior Wells: Vietnam Blues
Otis Rush: It’s My Own Fault Baby
Little Freddie King: Hobo 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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 57: Brain Damage


Episode 57 features an hour of blues from Little Walter, T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers, Kipori Woods, The Big Doo-Wopper, Jimmy Reed, David “Honey Boy” Edwards, Zora Young, Olu Dara, John Sinclair & His Boston Blues Scholars, Eddy Clearwater, Jimmy Johnson, and ending in an elongated set by Muddy Waters.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BRAIN DAMAGE
BLUES & ROOTS 57
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 7 >14, 2001 [JSBR-0057]
        
Little Walter: Lights Out
T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: I Can Hear Some Blues In There
Kipori Woods: They Call Me The Baby Wolf
The Big Doo-Wopper: Don’t It Make You Feel Bad
Jimmy Reed: Found Love
Jimmy Reed: Take Out Some Insurance
David “Honey Boy” Edwards: Monkey Faced Woman
Zora Young: Brain Damage
Olu Dara: Strange Things Happen Every Day
John Sinclair & His Boston Blues Scholars: monk in orbit
Eddy Clearwater: Find Yourself
Jimmy Johnson: Riding in The Moonlight
Muddy Waters: I Can’t Be Satisfied
Muddy Waters: I Feel Like Going Home
Muddy Waters: Train Fare Home
Muddy Waters: Down South Blues
Muddy Waters: You’re Gonna Miss Me
Muddy Waters: Mean Red Spider
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 56: Don’t Hold Back


Episode 56 offers another hour of contemporary blues from the Motor City with cuts from Willie D. Warren, Harmonica Shah, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, The Griswold Brothers, Alberta Adams, Bill Heid & The Detroit Blues Masters, Joe Weaver, and Bobby Murray, plus a tune from New Orleans’ own Bryan Lee to close the show.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DON’T HOLD BACK
BLUES & ROOTS 56
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 7 > 14, 2001 [19059]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Willie D. Warren & Harmonica Shah: What Goes On In The Dark
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Fattening Frogs For Snakes
Johnnie Bassett with Bill Heid: Ningyo Mambo
Harmonica Shah: I’m A Dirty Old Bastard
The Griswold Brothers: Never Make A Move Too Soon
Alberta Adams: Nothing More To Say
Bill Heid & The Detroit Blues Masters: Don’t Hold Back
Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby
Bobby Murray: Conversation
Bryan Lee: Something’s 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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 55: Let Me Down Easy


Episode 55 in the Blues & Roots rebroadcast series features tunes by Coco Robicheaux and Mighty Sam McClain to kick off the show, followed closely bya long set of contemorary Detroit blues by Joe Weaver, Bettye LaVette, Bill Heid & The Detroit Blues Masters with Johnnie Bassett, Alberta Adams, Bobby Murray, The Griswold Brothers (from Toledo), and the late Willie D. Warren, who just passed away at the end of 2000. This show is deduicated to Willie D. and also to the Famous Coachman, who passed on Christmas Eve 2000.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LET ME DOWN EASY
BLUES & ROOTS 55
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 14, 2001 [19045]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Coco Robicheaux: Fair In Love
Mighty Sam McClain: The Battlefield of Love
Joe Weaver: Soft Pillow
Bettye LaVette: Your Turn To Cry
Bettye LaVette: He Made A Woman Out Of Me
Bettye LaVette: Let Me Down Easy
Bill Heid & The Detroit Blues Masters with Johnnie Bassett: We Play The Blues
Alberta Adams: Sax Man
Bobby Murray: Where I Went Wrong
The Griswold Brothers: Call My Job
Willie D. Warren: Killing Floor
Willie D. Warren: Every Day We Have The 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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation