The Blues Show 339: King Cake

Bruce Pingree is playing more Mardi Gras music with cuts by the Hot 8 Brass Band, Sugar Boy Crawford & The Cane Cutters, Davell Crawford, Eddie Bo, The Hawketts, Danny Barker & The Creole Cats, Bill Sinegal & The Skyliners, Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi Rollers, Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas, Earl King & Roomful of Blues, Zydeco Force, Marcia Ball, Al Johnson, The Dixie Cups, Big Al Carson, Sammy Harris, and the Wild Magnolias.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KING CAKE

THE BLUES SHOW 339

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 4, 2018 [18325]

 

Hot 8 Brass Band: What’s My Name? Rock With The Hot 8

Sugat Boy Crawford & The Cane Cutters: Jock-A-Mo

Davell Crawford: The Mardi Gras Song

Eddie Bo: Mardi Gras at the Boiler Room

The Hawketts: Mardi Gras Mambo

Danny Barker & The Creole Cats: Corinne Died On the Battlefield

Bill Sinegal & The Skyliners: Second Line (Part 1)

Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi Rollers: Second Line > The Back Door

Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas: Mardi Gras Zydeco

Earl King & Roomful of Blues: Mardi Gras In the City

Zydeco Force: Do What You Wanna

Marcia Ball: Big Shot

Al Johnson: Carnival Time

The Dixie Cups: Iko Iko

Big Al Carson: King Cake

Sammy Harris: King Zulu

Wild Magnolias: New Suit

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 338: Dive In Dat Gumbo

Bruce Pingree is playing Mardi Gras music for Fat Tuesday with cuts by the Forgotten Souls Brass Band with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, the Golden Eagles, Anders Osborne, Voice of the Wetlands, Galactic, Professor Longhair, Dave Bartholomew, and James & Troy Andrews.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DIVE IN DAT GUMBO

THE BLUES SHOW 338

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 4, 2018 [18311]

 

Forgotten Souls Brass Band with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Indian Red

Golden Eagles: Shallow Water O Mama

Anders Osborne with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Meet De Boys On The Battlefront

Voice of the Wetlands with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Lightning And Thunder

Galactic with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: 2nd & Dryades

Golden Eagles: In The Morning

Golden Eagles: Sew, Sew, Sew

Professor Longhair: Go To The Mardi Gras

Dave Bartholomew: Carnival Day

Professor Longhair: Big Chief

Anders Osborne with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Dive In Dat Gumbo

James & Troy Andrews: Talking About That Zulu King

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 337: Hell In A Handbasket

Bruce Pingree is playing in Episode 337 by Joiners Five Trumpets, Walter Trout, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager, Tinsley Ellis, Tommy Castro & The Pain Killers, Cash Box Kings, Preston Shannon, Barry Goldberg & Harvey Mandel, Catfish Keith, Afrissippi, and Ali Farka Toure.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HELL IN A HANDBASKET

THE BLUES SHOW 337

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 28, 2018 [18297]

 

Joiners Five Trumpets: This Changing World

Walter Trout: We’re All In This Together

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: Hell In A Handbasket

Tinsley Ellis: Sound of a Broken Man

Tommy Castro & The Pain Killers: Live Every Day

Cash Box Kings: Don’t Let Life Tether You Down

Preston Shannon: All In Time

Barry Goldberg & Harvey Mandel: Low Down Funk

Catfish Keith: Mississippi River Blues

Afrissippi: We Have Some Stuff Right From Africa

Ali Farka Toure: Savane

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 336: Midnight In Memphis

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in honor of the recently departed Memphis bluesman Preston Shannon, plus cuts by Hans Theesink, Ry Cooder & the Chicken Skin Band, Pops Staples, and Lloyd Fair.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MIDNIGHT IN MEMPHIS

THE BLUES SHOW 336

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 28, 2018 [18283]

 

Preston Shannon: Beale Street Boogaloo

Preston Shannon: Honky Tonk

Preston Shannon: Wrapped Up, Tied Up

Preston Shannon: Easy Money

Preston Shannon: Midnight In Memphis

Preston Shannon: Cross Cut Saw

Preston Shannon: Cold Beer, Good Time

Preston Shannon: Forty Days And Forty Nights

Preston Shannon: Just Between Me And My Woman

Preston Shannon: Can’t Lose What You Ain’t Never Had

Hans Theesink: The Planet

Ry Cooder & the Chicken Skin Band: Stand By Me

Pops Staples: Love Is A Precious Thing

Lloyd Fair: Killing War

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 335: Live And Let Live

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in tribute to the recently departed Terry Evans by Evans alone, with Bobby King, and with Ry Cooder & Chicken Skin Music.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LIVE AND LET LIVE

THE BLUES SHOW 335

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 28, 2018 [18269]

 

Ry Cooder & Chicken Skin Music: Smack Dab In The Middle

Bobby King & Terry Evans: Live And Let Live

Bobby King & Terry Evans: Where Do We Go From Here

Terry Evans: Too Many Ups And Downs

Ry Cooder & Chicken Skin Music: Jesus On The Mainline

Terry Evans:The Story Of My Life

Terry Evans: Walk That Walk

Terry Evans: Shaekespeare Didn’t Quote That

Terry Evans: Turn On Your Lovelight

Terry Evans: Down In Mississippi

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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.

 

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The Blues Show 334: Morning Train

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in honor of the long departed bluesmen Leadbelly and Blind Willie Johnson, plus cuts by Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager, Tinsley Ellis, Catfish Keith, and Afrissippi.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MORNING TRAIN

THE BLUES SHOW 334

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 21, 2018 [18255]

 

Leadbelly: Jim Crow Blues

Leadbelly: The Bourgeous Blues

Leadbelly: New Orleans

Leadbelly: Blind Lemon Blues

Leadbelly: Irene

Leadbelly with the Golden Gate Quartet: The Midnight Special

Blind Willie Johnson: You’ll Need Somebody On Your Bond

Blind Willie Johnson: Jesus Make Up My Dying Bed

Blind Willie Johnson: Everybody Ought To Treat A Stranger Right

Blind Willie Johnson: God Moves On The Water

Blind Willie Johnson: Lord, I Just Can’t Keep From Crying

Blind Willie Johnson: Sweeter As The Years Go By

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: Morning Train

Tinsley Ellis: Gambling Man

Catfirsh Keith: It Won’t Be Long Now

Afrissippi: Junior’s Groove

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.

 

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The Blues Show 333: Ball And Chain

Bruce Pingree is playing a tribute this week to blues singers Denise LaSalle and Janis Joplin with cuts by Denise, Z.Z. Hill, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Garnett Mims & The Enchanters, Erma Franklin, Howard Tate, Big Mama Thornton, and Leadbelly.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BALL AND CHAIN

THE BLUES SHOW 333

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 21, 2018 [18241]

 

Z.Z. Hill: Someone Else Is Stepping In

Z.Z. Hill: You’re Ruining My Bad Reputation

Denise LaSalle: Right Arm For Your Love

Denise LaSalle: Holding Hands With The Blues

Denise LaSalle: Look What Can Happen To You

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Bye Bye Baby

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Turtle Blues

Big Brother & The Holding Company: One Good Man

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Move Over

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Down On Me

Garnett Mims & The Enchanters: Cry Baby

Erma Franklin: Piece Of My Heart

Howard Tate: Get It While You Can

Big Mama Thornton: Ball And Chain

Leadbelly: Jim Crowism

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 332: Brain Damage

Bruce Pingree is playing tunes by Zora Young in honor of her birthday and several cuts by the recently departed singer Ms. Denise LaSalle, plus closing numbers from Z.Z.Hill and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRAIN DAMAGE

THE BLUES SHOW 332

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 21, 2018 [18227]

 

Zora Young: Daughter of a Son of a Gun

Zora Young: King of the Highway

Zora Young: Learned My Lesson

Zora Young: Pity Party

Zora Young: Brain Damage

Zora Young: Better Off With The Blues

Zora Young: Football Widow

Denise LaSalle: A Lady In The Street

Denise LaSalle & Latimore: Right Place, Right Time

Denise LaSalle: Someone Else Is Stepping In

Denise LaSalle: Your Husband Is Cheating On Us

Denise LaSalle: It’s Lying Time Agan

Z.Z.Hill: Someone Else Is Stepping In

Little Walter: It’s Too Late

 

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.

 

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