The Blues Show 330: My Time Is Expensive

Bruce Pingree is playing great blues this week for the WUNH-FM Fund Drive with cuts by Big John & The Buzzards, The Five Scamps, Annie Laurie, Big Maybelle, Guitar Slim, Detroit Junior, Brewer Phillips, Charlie Wood & the New Memphis Underground, Little Walter, Little Milton, Mud Morganfield with Kim Wilson, J.J. Malone, Billy Boy Arnold, and Muddy Waters.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MY TIME IS EXPENSIVE

THE BLUES SHOW 330

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 12, 2017 [18199]

 

Big John & The Buzzards: Your Cash Ain’t Nothng But Trash

The Five Scamps: Chicken Shack Boogie

Annie Laurie: Stop Talking and Start Walking

Big Maybelle: I’m Getting Along Alright

Guitar Slim: My Time Is Expensive

Detroit Junior: Too Poor

Brewer Phillips: Whole Lot of Love

Charlie Wood & the New Memphis Underground: Don’t Let The Money Get Funny

Little Walter: Dead Presidents

Little Milton: We’re Gonna Make It

Mud Morganfield with Kim Wilson: I Love The Life I Live

J.J. Malone: Let’s Make It Funky

Billy Boy Arnold: Squeeze Me Tight

Muddy Waters: Long Distance Call

Muddy Waters: Got My Mojo Working (Part 2)

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 45: Long Distance Call

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 45 features music by Red Prysock, Al Johnson, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, Professor Longhair, the Wild Magnolias, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Jimmy Rogers, J.B. Hutto, Camille Howard, Dizzy Gillespie with Alice Roberts, Priscilla Bowman with Jay McShann, Son Seals, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, and Muddy Waters.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LONG DISTANCE CALL

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 45

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, 1983 [18193]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Al Johnson: Carnival Time

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Meet the Boys on de Battlefront

Professor Longhair: Big Chief (Part 2)

Wild Magnolias: Saints

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Scuffling

Jimmy Rogers: The World Is In A Tangle

J.B. Hutto: Things Are So Slow

Camille Howard: X-Temporaneous Boogie

Dizzy Gillespie with Alice Roberts: A Hand Full of Gimme

Priscilla Bowman with Jay McShann: Hands Off Of Him

Son Seals: Telephone Baby

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Talk To Me Baby

Muddy Waters: Long Distance Call

Muddy Waters: Honey Bee

Red Prysock: Jumbo

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

Blues & Roots 14: At My Front Door

Eisode 14 in our series of rebroadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots how from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans from 1997 is an hour-long doo-wop program featuring classic recordings by The Drifters, The Clovers, The Flamingos, The “5” Royales, The Five Keys, Otis Williams & The Charms, The Turnbans, The Five Satins, The Nutmegs, The Pastels, The Moonglows, Lee Andrews & The Hearts, The El Dorados, Tony Allen & The Champs, and Arthur Lee Maye & The Crowns.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AT MY FRONT DOOR

BLUES & ROOTS 14

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, November 16, 1997 [18188]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

The Drifters: Whatcha Gonna Do

The Clovers: Nip Sip

The Flamingos: A Kiss From Your Lips

The “5” Royales: Think

The Five Keys: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Otis Williams & The Charms: Two Hearts

The Turnbans: When You Dance

The Five Satins: In The Still of the Night

The Nutmegs: Story Untold

The Pastels: Been So Long

The Moonglows: See Saw

Lee Andrews & The Hearts: Teardops

The l Dorados: At My Front Door

Tony Allen & The Champs: Nite Owl

The Chimes: Chop Chop

Arthur Lee Maye & The Crowns: Don’t You Know

The Flamingos: Would I Be Crying

The Drifters: Ruby Baby

The Clovers: Blue Velvet

Otis Williams & The Charms: Gum Drop

The Five Keys: Ling Ting Tong

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

 

Highway 61 Blues 33: U.S. Boogie

This week’s episode of Highway 61 with Scott Barretta features the music of Robert Nighthawk, his influences Tampa Red and Tommy Johnson, his contemporaries Big Joe Williams and John Lee Williamson, and his disciples B.B. King and Muddy Waters.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

U.S. BOOGIE

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 33

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, January 19, 2008 [18187]

 

Robert Lee McCoy: Prowlin’ Nighthawk

Robert Lee McCoy: Friars Point Blues

Big Joe Williams: Rootin’ Groundhog

John Lee Williamson: Frigidaire Blues

Tampa Red: Black Angel Blues

Robert Nighthawk: Black Angel Blues

B.B. King: Sweet Black Angel

Tommy Johnson: Maggie Campbell Blues

Robert Nighthawk: Maggie Campbell Blues:

Muddy Waters: Meanest Woman

Tampa Red: Crying Won’t Help You

Robert Nighthawk: Crying Won’t Help You

B.B. King: Crying Won’t Help You

Robert Nighthawk: Blues Before Sunrise

Robert Nighthawk: Everything Gonna Be Alright

Robert Nighthawk: U.S. Boogie

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amstredam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 298: House Party

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Albert King, Michael Burks, Gregor Holden Organ Trio, Danielle Nicole, Howlin’ For Greaseland, LaVelle White, Phillip Walker & Otis Grand, Junior Watson, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Lonesome Sundown, Marcia Ball & Mitch Woods, Shuggie Otis, Bobby “Blue” Bland, and Alan Hager.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOUSE PARTY

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 298

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, February 12, 2018 [18186]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Albert King: Breakin’ Up Somebody’s Home

Michael Burks: Can You Feel It?

Gregor Holden Organ Trio: 8 Counts For Rita

Danielle Nicole: Cry No More

Howlin’ For Greaseland: Spoonful

LaVelle White: Stop These Teardrops

Phillip Walker & Otis Grand: Dressin’ Trashy

Junior Watson: House Party

Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters: Can’t Keep From Crying

Lonesome Sundown: Don’t Go

Marcia Ball & Mitch Woods: In The Night

Shuggie Otis: I Got The Walkin’ Blues

Bobby “Blue” Bland: You’ve Got Bad Intentions

Alan Hager: The Gift Of Robert Charles

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1667]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 329: Bring The Money In

Bruce Pingree is playing great blues this week for the WUNH-fm Fund Drive with cuts by Eric “Two Scoops” Moore, The Daddy Mack Blues Band, Sam Carr’s Delta Jukes, PeeWee Crayton, Sugar Blue, Boo Boo Davis, Johnnie Jenkins, Marshall Jones, Elmore James. Homesick James, Leroy Carr, Scrapper Blackwell, The Harlem Hamfats, Jesse Thomas, Jazz Gillum, Chris Powell & The Blue Flames, and the Bill Davis Trio.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING THE MONEY IN

THE BLUES SHOW 329

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 12, 2017 [18185]

 

Eric “Two Scoops” Moore: Big Buffet

The Daddy Mack Blues Band: The Daddy Mack Shuffle

Sam Carr’s Delta Jukes: I Got Love

PeeWee Crayton: Phone Call From My Baby

Sugar Blue: The Cyber Blues

Boo Boo Davis: Ten Thousand Dollars

Johnnie Jenkins: Rock Bottom Blues

Marshall Jones: You Can Do It If You Want To

Elmore James: Shake Your Moneymaker

Homesick James: Can’t Hold Out

Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell: You Gotta Reap What You Sow

Scrapper Blackwell: The Life Of A Milllionaire

The Harlem Hamfats: I Feel Like A Millionaire

Jesse Thomas: Same Old Stuff

Jazz Gillum: Don’t Scandalize My Name

Chris Powell & The Blue Flames: Rock The Joint

Bill Davis Trio: Bring The Money In

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 44: Dust My Broom

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 44 features music by Red Prysock, Ray Charles, James Brown, Jimmy Reed, Buddy Guy & Junior Wells, the Johnny Otis Show with Delmar Evans, James Cotton, The Coasters, Bobby Darin, Clyde McPhatter, Elmore James, Koko Taylor, Esther Phillips, Etta James, and a pair of unidentified female artists.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DUST MY BROOM

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 44

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, December 11, 1983 [18179]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Ray Charles: Going Down Slow

Ray Charles: Now She’s Gone

James Brown: It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World

James Brown: If I Ruled The World

Jimmy Reed: Hush Hush

Buddy Guy & Junior Wells: This Old Fool

Johnny Otis Show with Delmar Evans: It’s Good To Be Free

James Cotton: All Night Long

The Coasters: Yakety Yak

Bobby Darin: Splish Splash

Clyde McPhatter: A Lover’s Question

Martino D’Lorenzo Blues Nightmare

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Elmore James: The Twelve Year Old Boy

Koko Taylor: Never Never Never Trust A Man

[Unidentified Artist]: Evil Gal Blues

[Unidentified Artist]: Born No Good

Esther Phillips: I’m Getting Along Alright

Etta James: I’d Rather Go Blind

Red Prysock: Jumbo

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

Sounds of Blue 134: Skyscrapers

Bob Putignano is playing sides this week by Bobby Hutcherson, Hugh Masekela, Deodato, The Temptations, and Lucky Peterson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SKYSCRAPERS

SOUNDS OF BLUE 134

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, February 6, 2018 [18177]

Bobby Hutcherson: UMMH
Bobby Hutcherson: People Make the World Go Round
Hugh Masekela: U-Owi
Deodato: Nights In White Satin
Temptations: Masterpiece
Deodato Skyscrapers
Deodato: Peter Gunn
Lucky Peterson: Jimmy Wants To Groove

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

 

© 2018 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.