Sounds Of Blue 114: Smack Dab In The Middle

Bob Putignano is playing music in Episode 114 by The Leslie Drayton Orchestra, Barbara Morrison, Horace Silver, Danny Gatton with Joey DeFrancesco, “Papa” John DeFrancesco, and Melvin Sparks.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SMACK DAB IN THE MIDDLE

SOUNDS OF BLUE 114

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, September 2017 [RPSB-0114]

The Leslie Drayton Orchestra with Barbara Morrison: Stormy Monday
Barbara Morrison: I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water
Horace Silver: Sister Sadie
Barbara Morrison: Never Make Your Move To Soon
Barbara Morrison: Smack Dab in the Middle
Danny Gatton with Joey DeFrancesco The Pitts
Joey & “Papa” John DeFrancesco with Melvin Sparks: Slammin’ at Slims
“Papa” John DeFrancesco: What Big Shot
“Papa” John DeFrancesco: 160 Million Dollar Chinese Man Walking
“Papa” John DeFrancesco: Papa Was a Rolling Stone

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.

Red Rooster Lounge 276: Groove Me

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Papa Juke, Otis Taylor, Joe Louis Walker, Hadden Sayers, Tracy Nelson, Ruthie Foster, Paul Geremia, Marty Grebb, Big James & The Chicago Playboys, Joel Da Silva & Midnight Howl, Etta James, Arsen Chomakhov, and Joel Da Silva.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GROOVE ME
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 276
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, September 18, 2017 [CWRR0276]

[01] Opening Theme: Harlem Nocturne
[02] Papa Juke: Never Enough
[03] Otis Taylor: Banjo Boogie Blues
[04] Joe Louis Walker: Movin’ On
[05] Hadden Sayers: Hippie Getaway
[06] Tracy Nelson: You’ll Be Mine
[07] Ruthie Foster: The Titanic
[08] Paul Geremia: Death Don’t Have No Mercy
[09] Marty Grebb: One Night
[10] Big James &The Chicago Playboys: All Your Love
[11] Joel Da Silva & Midnight Howl: Nitro’s Grease
[12] Etta James: Groove Me
[13] Arsen Chomakhov: Big City Blue
[14] Joel Da Silva: For Don

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1646]
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 307: Danger Zone

Bruce Pingree is playing music in Episode 307 by Doug McCloud, Lindsey Alexander, Dennis Donnnelly, the Golden Gate Quartet, The Charming Bells, Bill Perry, The Staple Singers, Nina Simone, The Freedom Singers, Alberta Hunter, Johnny Adams, The Four Jacks, Mavis Staples, Barbara Dane & The chambers Brothers, Percy Mayfield, Camille Howard, and Pete Johnson.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DANGER ZONE
THE BLUES SHOW 307
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 13, 2017 [BPBS-0307]

[01] Doug McCloud: Whose Truth Whose Lies
[02] Lindsey Alexander: The Comb Over Blues
[03] Dennis Donnnelly: The New Clear Song
[04] Golden Gate Quartet: Adam And Evil
[05] The Charming Bells: Jesus Hits Like An Atom Bomb
[06] Bill Perry: Ball Of Confusion
[07] The Staple Singers: For What It’s Worth
[08] Nina Simone: The Backlash Blues
[09] The Freedom Singers: Which Side Are You On
[10] Alberta Hunter: You Gotta Reap What You Sow
[11] Johnny Adams; Danger Zone
[12] The Four Jacks: I Don’t Want To Be President
[13] Mavis Staples; Have A Little Faith
[14] Barbara Dane &The chambers Brothers: You Can’t Make It By Yoursef
[15] Percy Mayfield: Please Send Me Someone To Love
[16] Camille Howard: Fireball Boogie
[17] Pete Johnson: The Atomic Boogie

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.

Mood Indigo 42: Fruit Cake

 

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Frank Catalano-Jimmy Chamberlin-
David Sanborn, Sari Kessler, Davell Crawford, Allen Toussaint, Jeff Coffin with
Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Superband, Harold Lopez-Nussa, Dave Victorino,
One for All, Tierney Sutton, Matthew Kaminski, and Freddie Cole.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FRUITCAKE
MOOD INDIGO 52
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, December 28, 2016 [LKMI-0052]

[01] Opening Theme: Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2
[02] Frank CatalanoJimmy ChamberlinDavid Sanborn: Chicago Eddie
[03] Sari Kessler: After You’ve Gone
[04] Davell Crawford: Song for James
[05] Allen Toussaint: Big Chief
[06] Jeff Coffin with Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Superband: Fruitcake
[07] Harold Lopez-Nussa: Bacalao con Pan
[08] Dave Victorino: Tres Palabras
[09] One for All: Babataytay
[10] Tierney Sutton: Walking in Your Footsteps
[11] Matthew Kaminski: Sail on Sailor
[12] Freddie Cole: He Was the King

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam
© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Highway 61 Blues 08: Katrina And The Blues

Scott Barretta commemorates the first Mardi Gras in New Orleans after the Great Flood of 2005 by studying the valuable musical works of native artists Clarence “Frogman” Henry, Irma Thomas, Bobby Charles & Fats Domino, Little Freddie King, Henry Butler & Corey Harris, Vastie Jackson, Deacon John, Rockie Charles, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Eddie Bo & Inez Cheatham, Mem Shannon, George Porter Jr., Prince La-La, Chris Kenner, Smiley Lewis, and Professor Longhair.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
KATRINA AND THE BLUES
HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 08
Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, February 25, 2006 [SBHW-0008]

[01] Scott Barretta Opening Comments over Theme Music: 61 Highway
[02] Clarence “Frogman” Henry: But I Do
[03] Irma Thomas: I Done Got Over It
[04] Bobby Charles & Fats Domino: Walking to New Orleans
[05] Little Freddie King: You Rascal You
[06] Irma Thomas: You Don’t Miss a Good Thing
[07] Henry Butler & Corey Harris: Down Home Livin’
[08] Vastie Jackson: Monkey Die Doe
[09] Deacon John Moore: You Don’t Know How
[10] Rockie Charles: You Got to Feel the Need of Me
[11] Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Trials & Tribulations
[12] Eddie Bo & Inez Cheatham: A Lover & a Friend
[13] Mem Shannon: You Ain’t Nothin’ Nice
[14] George Porter Jr: Rough Spots
[15] Clarence “Frogman” Henry: Ain’t Got No Home
[16] Prince La-La: She Put the Hurt on Me
[17] Chris Kenner: I Like It Like That
[18] Smiley Lewis: Tee Nah Nah
[19] Professor Longhair: Mardi Gras in New Orleans
[20] Eddie Bo: Hook & Sling

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam
Written & programmed by Scott Barretta for Mississippi Public Broadcasting Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the Center for Documentary Projects at the University of Mississippi
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Jempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2006, 2017 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

Red Rooster Lounge 275: Backbone And Gristle

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by
Omar Shariff, Ruthie Foster, Freddie Scott , James Brown, Little Johnny Taylor,
Mattie Moultrie, Janiva Magness, Nina Simone, Mac Arnold’s Blues Revival,
Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, James Cotton, Ron Sorin & The Blue Coast Band, Joe Bonamassa with B.B. King, and Barry Levenson.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BACKBONE AND GRISTLE
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 275
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, September 11, 2017 [CWRR-0275]

[01] Opening Theme: Harlem Nocturne
[02] Omar Shariff: The Rattler
[04] Ruthie Foster: This Time
[05] Freddie Scott : Are You Lonely For Me Baby
[06] James Brown: The Bells
[07] Little Johnny Taylor: My Heart Is Filled With Pain
[09] Mattie Moultrie: That’s How Strong My Love Is
[10] Janiva Magness: I’m Feelin’ Good
[11] Nina Simone: Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
[13] Mac Arnold’s Blues Revival: Backbone & Gristle
[14] Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire: What’s Really Goin’ On?
[16] James Cotton: Feeling Good
[17] Ron Sorin & The Blue Coast Band: City Slicker
[18] Joe Bonamassa W. Bb King : Night Life
[19] Barry Levenson: Green & Blue

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1645]
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 306: Let’s Work Together

Bruce Pingree is playing music in Episode 306 by Paul Gayten, Frankie Lee, the Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band, Earl King, Howard Armstrong, Rory Block, Paul Rishell & Annie Rains, Big Maybelle, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Wilbert Harrison, Maria Muldaur, Jesse Thomas, Willie King & The Liberators, and Howlin’ Wolf.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LET’S WORK TOGETHER
THE BLUES SHOW 306
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 6, 2017 [BPBS-0306]

[01] Paul Gayten: For You My Love
[02] Frankie Lee: Where You Been All My Life
[03] Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band: The Life You Save
[04] Earl King: Love Can Save The World
[05] Howard Armstrong: You’re Nobody Til Somebody Loves You
[06] Rory Block: Old Friends
[07] Paul Rishell & Annie Rains: It’ll Be Me
[08] Big Maybelle: I Will Never Tuen My Back On You
[09] Bobby “Blue” Bland: I’ll Take Crae Of You
[10] Wilbert Harrison: Let’s Work Together
[11] Maria Muldaur: Without A Friend Like You
[12] Jesse Thomas: Another Friend Like Me
[13] Willie King & The Liberators: Let’s Come Together As One Community
[14] Howlin’ Wolf: Highway 49

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.

Jazz Lunatique 147: Yardbird Suite


David Kunian is celebrating the birthday of Charlie Parker, conversing with Deep Cough about the recent Solar Eclipse, and addng tunes by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Charlie Parker, Grace Kelly, Thelonious Monk, Weather Warlock & Mr. Quintron, Othar Turner, the North Mississippi All Stars, Steve Earle & Willie Nelson, Christian Sands, Ryan Keeberly, and Go Go Bordello.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
YARDBIRD SUITEJAZZ LUNATIQUE 147
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 29, 2017 [DKJL-0146=7]

[01] Opening Theme: Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
[02] David Kunian Opening Comments with Deep Cough
[03] Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite
[04] Grace Kelly: Blues For Harry Bosch
[05] Thelonious Monk: Pannonica
[06] David Kunian Comments with Deep Cough
[07] Weather Warlock & Mr. Quintron: Solar Eclipse Totality
[08] Othar Turner: Shimmy She Wobble
[09] North Mississippi All Stars: 61 Highway
[10] Steve Earle & Willie Nelson: So You Wanna Be An Outlaw
[11] Charlie Parker: Laura
[12] Christian Sands: Armando’s Song
[13] Ryan Keeberly: Strength
[14] Go Go Bordello: Illumination

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam
© 2017 David Kunian. Used with permission.