The Blues Show 314: That’s My Story

Bruce Pingree is playing a second hour of great music by John Lee Hooker in honor of the 100th anniversary of Hooker’s birth.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THAT’S MY STORY

THE BLUES SHOW 314

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 27, 2017 [BPBS-0314]

 

John Lee Hooker: Burning Hell

John Lee Hooker: She’s Long, She’s Tall, She Weeps Like A Willow Tree

John Lee Hooker: That’s My Story

John Lee Hooker: I Can’t Quit You Now

John Lee Hooker: Tupelo

John Lee Hooker: Bus Station Blues

John Lee Hooker: The Great Fire of Natchez

John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom

John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat: Messing With The Hook

John Lee Hooker & Alan Wilson: TheWorld Today

John Lee Hooker: The Feeling Is Gone

John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat: Let’s Make It

John Lee Hooker: Boogie With The Hook

John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Sounds of Blue 119: Soul Dressing

Bob Putignano is playing music at the Sounds of Blue studio by Freddie King, B.B. King, Little Buster & the Soul Brothers, Roy Buchanan, Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, Marlena Shaw, and Billy Preston featuring Novecento.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SOUL DRESSING

SOUNDS OF BLUE 119

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, September 29, 2017 [RPSB-0119]

Twilight Zone Theme

Freddie King: Remington Ride
Freddie King: Have You Ever Loved a Woman
B.B. King: Japanese Boogie
Little Buster & the Soul Brothers: What Can I Do (Somebody Tell Me)
Roy Buchanan: Green Onions
Roy Buchanan: Soul Dressing
B.B. King: The Blues Come Over Me
Tommy Castro & the Painkillers: Further On Down the Road
Marlena Shaw: Street Walkin’ Woman
Marlena Shaw: You Taught Me How to Speak in Love
Billy Preston featuring Novecento: Supernatural Thang

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

Highway 61 Blues 15: Ponderosa Stomp

Scott Barretta’s Highway 61 program visits the Ponderosa Stomp In Memphis for a program of music by Lazy Lester, Eddie Bo, Clarence ‘Frogman’ Henry, Warren Storm, Paul ‘Little Buck’ Sinegal, Billy Boy Arnold, Jody Williams, Dennis Binder, Henry Gray, Wiley & the Checkmates, Fillmore Slim, Harvey Scales & the Seven Sounds, Bobby Patterson, Syl Johnson, Big George Brock, James ‘Blood’ Ulmer, and Willie Cobb.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PONDEROSA STOMP

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 15

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, May 20, 2006 [SBHW-0015]

 

Lazy Lester: Ponderosa Stomp

Eddie Bo: Go With Me

Clarence ‘Frogman’ Henry: On Bended Knee

Warren Storm: Prisoner’s Song

Paul ‘Little Buck’ Sinegal: This Road

Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would

Jody Williams: What Kind of Gal Is That?

Dennis Binder: Early Times

Henry Gray: That Ain’t Right

Billy Boy Arnold: I Was Fooled

Wiley & the Checkmates: Streak o’ Lean

Fillmore Slim: Let’s Talk About Love

Harvey Scales & the Seven Sounds: Love-itis

Bobby Patterson: T.C.B. or T.Y.A.

Syl Johnson: If I Only Had Love

Big George Brock: All Night Long

James ‘Blood’ Ulmer: Little Red Rooster

Willie Cobb: You Don’t Love Me

Jody Williams: Lucky Lou

 

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 & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2006, 2017 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 282: Crosseyed Cat

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Fats Domino, Triple Threat, the Tri-Saxual Soul Champs, Leon Russell, Mitch Woods with Ruthie Foster, Christian Rannenberg, Muddy Waters, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Kenny “Blue” Ray.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CROSSEYED CAT

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 282

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, October 23, 2017 [CWRR-0282]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Fats Domino: The Fat Man

Triple Threat: Can I Change My Mind?

Tri-Saxual Soul Champs: Can’t Keep Up With You

Leon Russell: Love This Way

Mitch Woods with Ruthie Foster: Singin’ The Blues

Christian Rannenberg: Pinetop Is In The House

Muddy Waters: Crosseyed Cat

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers: Further On Down The Road

Stevie Ray Vaughan: Life Without You

Kenny Blue Ray: Tribute To Junior

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1651]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 313: Do The Boogie

Bruce Pingree is playing an hour-long tribute to the late great John Lee Hooker on the purported 100th anniversary of hus birth on August 22.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DO THE BOOGIE

THE BLUES SHOW 313

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 27, 2017 [BPBS-0313]

 

John Lee Hooker: Boogie Chillen

John Lee Hooker as Birmingham Sam: Lowdown Midnight Boogie

John Lee Hooker as Little Pork Chop: Wayne County Rambling Blues

John Lee Hooker: Sally Mae

John Lee Hooker as Delta John: Helpless Blues

John Lee Hooker as Little Pork Chop: Cotton Picking Boogie

John Lee Hooker as The Bogie Man: Do The Boogie

John Lee Hooker: Crawling Kingsnake

John Lee Hooker: I’m In The Mood

John Lee Hooker: The House Rock Boogie

John Lee Hooker: Dimples

John Lee Hooker: Little Wheel

John Lee Hooker: Whiskey And Women

John Lee Hooker: This Is Hip

John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom

John Lee Hooker: Bottle Up And Go

John Lee Hooker: Black Snake

John Lee Hooker: I Need Some Money

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Sounds of Blue 118: Mint Julep

Bob Putignano is playing music this week by Charles Brown, Ruth Brown, Dee Dee Bridgewater, The Pretenders, The Grateful Dead, Jimmy Rogers, Freddie King, and Tommy Castro & the Painkillers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MINT JULEP

SOUNDS OF BLUE 118

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, September 29, 2017 [RPSB-0118]

Charles Brown: Mint Julep
Charles Brown with Ruth Brown: Tell Me Who
Dee Dee Bridgewater: I Can’t Get Next to You
The Pretenders: My City Was Gone
Grateful Dead: Big Boss Man
Jimmy Rogers with Freddie King: You’re the One
Grateful Dead: Good Loving
The Pretenders: Middle of the Road
Freddy King: Going Down
Tommy Castro & the Painkillers: Blues All Around Me
Freddy King: Remington Ride

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

Highway 61 Blues 14: Nashville Jumps

Highway 61 host Scott Barretta spotlights the historic Nashville blues scene with a nod to WLAC Radio, the 50,000-watt clear-channel powerhouse that beamed crucial rhythm & blues recordings all over the eastern United States during the 1950s and beyond. Featured artists from the Nashville legacy are Pvt. Cecil Gant, Jimmy Sweeny, Billy McAllister, Christine Catrell, Ivory Joe Hunter, Shy Guy Douglas, Johnny Jones, Lillian Offitt, Esquezito, Arthur Gunter, Bernard Harrison, Gene Allison, Arthur Alexander, Roscoe Shelton, Herbert Hunter, Sam Baker, Joe Henderson, and Johnny Jones.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NASHVILLE JUMPS

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 14

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, April 29, 2006 [SBHW-0014]

 

Pvt. Cecil Gant: Nashville Jumps

Jimmy Sweeny: Boogie Woogie Jockey

Billy McAllister: 31-E

Christine Catrell: Sittin’ Here Drinkin’

Ivory Joe Hunter: All State Boogie

Shy Guy Douglas: Monkey Doin’ Woman

Johnny Jones: Really (Part 1)

Lillian Offitt: Miss You So

Esquezito: Rockin’ the Joint

Christine Catrell: W-O-M-A-N

Arthur Gunter: Baby Let’s Play House

Bernard Harrison: Too Much

Gene Allison: You Can Make It If You Try

Arthur Alexander: Soldier of Love

Arthur Alexander: Anna

Little Richard Royal Crown Commercial for WLAC

Roscoe Shelton: Strain on My Heart

Herbert Hunter: Don’t Pity Me

Jumpin’ John R Promo & Soul Medallion Commercial

Sam Baker: Something Tells Me

Joe Henderson: Snap Your Fingers

Johnny Jones: Soul Poppin’

 

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 & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2006, 2017 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 281: What A Life

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Chris Daniels & The Kings, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Wildcat O’Halloran, Mitch Woods with Elvin Bishop, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers, Fenton Robinson, The Nightingales with Tommy Tate, Missy Andersen, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, Linsey Alexander, The Zen Blues Band, Benny Turner, and Johnny Rawls.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHAT A LIFE

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 281

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, October 16, 2017 [CWRR-0281]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Chris Daniels & The Kings: I Wouldn’t Treat A Dog

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers: Sticks & Stones

Wildcat O’Halloran: Hot Pulldown

Mitch Woods with Elvin Bishop: Keep A Dollar In Your Pocket

Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers: Had To Learn The Hard Way

Fenton Robinson: Somebody Loan Me A Dime

The Nightingales with Tommy Tate: Just A Little Overcome

Missy Andersen: More Than Enough

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Motorhead Baby

Linsey Alexander: Why I Sing The Blues

The Zen Blues Band: What A Life

Benny Turner: I’m Tore Down

Johnny Rawls: California Shake

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1650]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.