Blues & Roots 13: Brand New Deal

Episode 13 in our series of rebroadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans features blues from Little Walter, Elmore James, Deacon John, Howling Wolf, Ted Taylor, Larry Birdsong with Louis Brooks & The HiToppers, Little Johnnie Taylor, Billy Boy Arnold, Muddy Waters, Robert Nighthawk, Sunnyland Slim, T-Model Ford, Luther Allison, Carey Bell, and R.L. Burnside.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRAND NEW DEAL

BLUES & ROOTS 13

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, November 16, 1997 [18174]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Elmore James: The 12 Year Old Boy

Deacon John: Happy Home

Howling Wolf: Moaning At Midnight

Ted Taylor: Be Ever Wonderful

Larry Birdsong with Louis Brooks & The HiToppers: Pleading For Love

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling You

Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would

Muddy Waters: Anna Mae

Muddy Waters: Good Looking Woman

Muddy Waters:Mean Disposition

Robert Nighthawk: My Sweet Loving Woman

Sunnyland Slim: Johnson Machine Gun

T-Model Ford: Sugar Farm

Luther Allison: Bad News Is Coming

Carey Bell: Brand New Deal

R.L. Burnside: Highway 7

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

 

© 1997, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 12: Indians Coming

Episode 12 is another Mardi Gras Indian Music Special originally broadcast on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in February 1997 with selections from the Wild Magnolias with the Rebirth Brass Band, the Wild Indians from 1956 in conversation with Samuel Charters, Dr. John, the Wild Magnolias, the Flaming Arrows, the Native American Sask Northern Drum ensemble, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, the Guardians of the Flame, and the Golden Eagles.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

INDIANS COMING

BLUES & ROOTS 12

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 9, 1997 [18160]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Wild Magnolias & Rebirth Brass Band: Big Chief

Wild Indians Commentary from 1956 >

Indian Red > Commentary >

Red White & Blue Got The Golden Band

Dr. John: Mama Roux

Wild Magnolias: Indians, Here We Come

Flaming Arrows: Here Come The Indians Now

Sask Northern Drum:

Wild Magnolias: Meet de Boys on the Battlefront

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Hey, Hey (Indians Coming)

Dr. John Commentary for WWOZ Mardi Gras Music Special

Wild Indians: Indian Red > Big Chief Commentary

Wild Magnolias: Indians, Here They Come

Wild Magnolias: Smoke My Peace Pipe

Guardians of the Flame: My Gang Is Leaving Now

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

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

 

© 1997, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 11: The Black Godfather

Episode 11 of our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair presents an hour of music by the Black Godfather, Mr. Rhythm, the great Andre Williams on the occasion of his trip to New Orleans in February 2001.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE BLACK GODFATHER

BLUES & ROOTS 11

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 11, 2001 [18146]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Andre Williams: The Black Godfather

Andre Williams: Call Me

Andre Williams: Pearl Time

Andre Williams: Pig Snoots

Andre Williams: Shake A Tail Feather

Andre Williams: Man To Woman

Andre Williams: Chicken Thighs

Andre Williams: Jiving Around

Andre Williams: The Jailhouse Blues

Andre Williams: Hard Hustling

Andre Williams: I Don’t Need Mary

Andre Williams: Soul Groove

Andre Williams: Agile, Mobile & Hostile

Andre Williams: Cadillac Jack

Andre Williams: Whip The Booty

Andre Williams: Can’t Find My Mind

Andre Williams: Do You Remember

Andre Williams: I Bet You’re Gonna Like It

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, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 10: Boogie Rambler

Episode 10 is coming from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans on May 4, 2003 with an hour of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show featuring cuts from Joe Weaver, Thornetta Davis, Willie D. Warren, Smiley Lewis, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Snooks Eaglin, Rockie Charles, Tabby Thomas, Little George Seuref’s Blue Stars with Lazy Lester, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, and B.B. King.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BOOGIE RAMBLER

BLUES & ROOTS 10

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 4, 2003 [18132]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Joe Weaver: Hurts So Bad

Thornetta Davis: Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On

Willie D. Warren: Hello Detroit

Smiley Lewis: Gumbo Blues

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Nobody’s Fault But Mine

Snooks Eaglin: Boogie Rambler

Rockie Charles: Have You Seen My Uncle Steve

Tabby Thomas: That’s The Way It Was

Little George Seuref’s Blue Stars with Lazy Lester: I’m Leaving

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Louisiana Blues

B.B. King: You Upsets Me Baby

 

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

 

© 2003, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 09: The Jumping Blues

Out of the Vintage Radio Vaults at Radio Free Amsterdam, this episode of Blues & Roots with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans combines outtakes from two programs on August 29, 1999 and January 16, 2000 with an elongated presentation edited from the brilliant Alan Lomax production titled Blues In The Mississippi Night, recorded in the 1940s with conversations and performances by bluesmen Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim and John Lee “Sonny Boy” Williamson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE JUMPING BLUES

BLUES & ROOTS 09

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 29, 1999 & January 16, 2000 [18118]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

B.B. King: Everyday I Have The Blues

B.B. King: B.B. Blues

B.B. King: Five Long Years

T-Bone Walker: I Got A Break Baby

T-Bone Walker: Sail On Boogie

T-Bone Walker: Call It Stormy Monday

Jay McShann Orchestra: The Jumping Blues

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Kidney Stew

Dinah Washinton: Blow Top Blues

Professor Longhair: Her Mind Is Gone

Buddy & Ella Johnson: I Don’t Want Nobody

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 1

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Life Is Like That

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 2

John Lee Williamson & Memphis Slim: I Could Hear My Name Ringing

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 3 Prison Work Gang: Loberta

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 4

Prisoners: Murderers Home

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 5

Female Vocalist]: Another Man Done Gone

Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim & John Lee Williamson: Conversation 6

Big Bill Broonzy: Black, Brown & White Blues

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

 

© 1999, 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 08: Nip Sip

Out of the Vintage Radio Vaults at Radio Free Amsterdam, this episode of Blues & Roots with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans on an early Easter Sunday morning features music by Boston Blackie, Big Smokey Smothers, the Clovers, Johnny Adams, Root Doctor, Johnny “Yard Dog” Jones, Smokey Wilson, Super Chikan, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NIP SIP

BLUES & ROOTS 08

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, Easter Sunday 2000 [JSBR-0008]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Boston Blackie:  How Much More Long

Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers: Can’t Judge Nobody

The Clovers: In The Middle Of The Night

The Clovers: I Got My Eyes On You

The Clovers: Your Cash Ain’t Nothing But Trash

The Clovers: Down In The Alley

The Clovers: Little Mama

The Clovers: Nip Sip

The Clovers: Blue Velvet

Johnny Adams: Won’t Pass Me By

Root Doctor: Let’s Straighten It Out

Johnny “Yard Dog” Jones: Your Used To Be

Smokey Wilson: The Man From Mars

Super Chikan: Rocking That ‘Cane and Rolling Mary Jane

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 07: Finger On The Trigger

Out of the Vintage Radio Vaults at Radio Free Amsterdam, this episode of Blues & Roots with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans features music by Howlin’ Wolf, R.L. Burnside, Elmore James, H-Bomb Ferguson, Eddie Taylor, Albert King, Charles Wright & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band, Bo Diddley, Aretha Franklin, Eddie Burns, Luther Allison, and one unidentified artist.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FINGER ON THE TRIGGER

BLUES & ROOTS 07

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 1999-2000 [18090]

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Howlin’ Wolf: Driving The Highway

R.L. Burnside: Going Down South

Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads

H-Bomb Ferguson: Don’t Leave Me

Eddie Taylot: Wreck On 83 Highway

Albert King: Finger On The Trigger

Charles Wright & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band: Express Yourself

Charles Wright & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band: 90 Day Cycle People

Bo Diddley: Who Do You Love

Aretha Franklin: Spirit In The Dark

Junior Wells: Shake ‘Em On Down

Eddie Burns: Orange Driver

Luther Allison; Bad News This Morning

 

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

 

© 1999, 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 06: Indian Red

Episode 06 is a re-edited broadcast of John Sinclair’s Mardi Gras Indian Music Special for 1997 on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans with music & commentary from the Wild Magnolias, the Rebirth Brass Band, the Wild Indians interviewed by Samuel Charters in 1956, Dr. John, the Flaming Arrows, the Sask Northern Drum, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, the Guardians of the Flame, and the Golden Eagles.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

INDIAN RED

BLUES & ROOTS 06

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 9, 1997 [18076]

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Wild Magnolias & Rebirth Brass Band: Big Chief

Wild Indians Commentary from 1956 >

Indian Red > Commentary >

Red White & Blue Got The Golden Band

Dr. John: Mama Roux

Wild Magnolias: Indians, Here We Come

Flaming Arrows: Here Come The Indians Now

Sask Northern Drum:

Wild Magnolias: Meet de Boys on the Battlefront

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Hey, Hey (Indians Coming)

Dr. John Commentary for WWOZ Mardi Gras Music Special

Wild Indians: Indian Red > Big Chief Commentary

Wild Magnolias: Indians, Here They Come

Wild Magnolias: Smoke My Peace Pipe

Guardians of the Flame: My Gang Is Leaving Now

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

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

 

© 2001, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation