The Blues Show 347: How Long, How Long

Bruce Pingree is playing music in Episode 347 by The Nick Moss Band, Nick Moss & His Flip Tops, Ida Cox & Jessie Crump, Leroy Carr, Scrapper Blackwell, and Dorothy Rice.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOW LONG, HOW LONG

THE BLUES SHOW 347

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, March 4, 2018 [18437]

 

The Nick Moss Band: Crazy Mixed Up Baby

Nick Moss & His Flip Tops: Late Night Saint

The Nick Moss Band: The High Cost of Low Living

Nick Moss & His Flip Tops: Got My Mail Today

The Nick Moss Band: He Walked With Giants

Ida Cox & Jessie Crump: Cold And Blue

Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell: How Long, How Long Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Mister Scrapper’s Blues

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

Scrapper Blackwell: Be Da Da Bum Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Getting All Wet

Scrapper Blackwell with Dorothy Rice: My Old Pal Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Going Where The Morning Crosses The Yellow Dog

Scrapper Blackwell: The Death of Leroy Carr

Scrapper Blackwell: Blues Before Sunrise

 

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 346: Rise And Fly

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Tommy Castro & the Pain Killers, Tinsley Ellis, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Peter Carp & Sue Foley, Peter Carp & Sue Foley, Deborah Coleman, Barbara Lynn, Rory Block: The Angola Singers, and Irma Thomas.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RISE AND FLY

THE BLUES SHOW 346

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18423]

 

Tommy Castro & the Pain Killers: Enough Is Enough

Tinsley Ellis: I Got Mine

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar: I Will Not Surrender

Robert Randolph & The Family Band: You Got To Move

Peter Carp & Sue Foley: We’re Gonna Make It

Peter Carp & Sue Foley: Rules of Engagement

Deborah Coleman: What Goes Around

Barbara Lynn: Payback

Rory Block: The Gone Woman Blues

Angola Singers: Rise And Fly

Irma Thomas: Moments To Remember

Irma Thomas: What Can I Do

 

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 345: Didn’t He Ramble

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in honor of the Okra Man of New Orleans, who just passed away, and in commemoration of the great pioneering blues deejay “Sunshine” Sonny Payne of KFFA Radio in Helena, Arknasas, who just passed on in January 2018, with selections from Olu Dara: Okra, Percy Randolph, Alvin “Red” Tyler, the Olympia Brass Band, Robert Lockwood Jr., Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys, Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys, Robert Nighthawk & The Blues Rhythm Boys, James “Peck” Curtis, and The Welch-Ledbetter Connection.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DIDN’T HE RAMBLE

THE BLUES SHOW 345

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18409]

 

Olu Dara: Okra

Percy Randolph: Street Cries

Alvin “Red” Tyler: Peanut Vendor

Olympia Brass Band: Didn’t He Ramble

Olympia Brass Band: We Shall Walk Through The streets Of The City

Robert Lockwood Jr.: King Biscuit Time Theme

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: V-8 Ford

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Stormy Monday

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Right Now

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Come Go With Me

Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys: Every Day I Have The Blues

Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys: Right Around The Corner

Robert Nighthawk & The Blues Rhythm Boys: The Nighthawk Boogie

Sonny Boy Williamson: Too Close Together

James “Peck” Curtis & The Blues Rhythm Boys: The Death of Sonny Boy Williamson

The Welch-Ledbetter Connection: I’m Gonna Move To Another Country

 

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 344: Ruler Of My Heart

Bruce Pingree is playing an hour of music by the great Soul Queen of New Orleans, Ms. Irma Thomas, in honor of her recent 77th birthday.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RULER OF MY HEART

THE BLUES SHOW 344

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18395]

 

Irma Thomas: Trying To Catch A Cab In The Rain

Irma Thomas: It’s Raining

Irma Thomas: Walk Around Heaven All Day

Irma Thomas: Look Up

Irma Thomas: Hitting On Nothing

Irma Thomas: You Can Have My Husband

Irma Thomas: I Done Got Over It

Irma Thomas: While The City Sleeps

Irma Thomas: Ruler Of My Heart

Irma Thomas: Wish Someone Would Care

Irma Thomas-Marcia Ball-Tracey Nelson: Yield Not To Temptation

Irma Thomas: If You Want It Come And Get It

Irma Thomas: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free

Irma Thomas: I Never Fool Nobody But Me

Irma Thomas: Story Of My LIfe

Tracey Nelson: Wish Someone Would Care

Irma Thomas: Time Is On My Side

 

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 343: Rising Sun

Bruce Pingree is playing tunes this week by Big Bill Morganfield, Taj Mahal, Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter, Jason Richie, the Racky Thomas Band, and Muddy Waters:live at the Club 47 in Boston years ago.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RISING SUN

THE BLUES SHOW 343

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 18, 2018 [18381]

 

Lonnie Johnson with Victoria Spivey: Long Time Blues

Big Bill Morganfield: Rising Sun

Big Bill Morganfield & Taj Mahal: Strong Man Holler

Big Bill Morganfield: Boogie Child

Big Bill Morganfield: Screaming And Crying

Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter: I Can’t Stop Baby

Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter: Down Home Girl

Jason Richie: Mississippi March

Jason Richie: Done With The Devil

Racky Thomas Band: If My Luck Don’t Change

Racky Thomas Band: Dance With Your Daddy

Muddy Waters: Ain’t Nobody’s Business If I Do

 

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 342: Honey Babe

Bruce Pingree is playing music in honor of the recent departure of the 88-year-old Pietmont0style guitarist, singer and buck jumper, Ms. Elga Mae Henton, including sides with Taj Mahal and Lightning Wells, abd the birthday of the great guitarist, vocalist and composer, Lonnie Johnson, includinghis recordings with Eddie Lang, Louis Armstrong & His Hot 5, and Victoria Spivey.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HONEY BABE

THE BLUES SHOW 342

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, February 18, 2018 [18367]

 

Elga Mae Henton: Honey Babe

Elga Mae Henton: Snap Your Fingers

Elga Mae Henton: Out Of Jail

Elga Mae Henton: When You Kill The Chicken Save Me The Head

Elga Mae Henton: Whatcha Gonna Do When Your Good Girl Turns You Down

Elga Mae Henton with Taj Mahal & Lightning Wells: You Don’t Have To Go

Elga Mae Henton with Taj Mahal: I Ain’t The One You Love

Elga Mae Henton: Cook Corn Bread For Your Husband

Elga Mae Henton: A Buck Dance

Elga Mae Henton: Step It Up And Go

Lonnie Johnson: Mister Johnson’s Blues

Lonnie Johnson: Sweet Potato Blues

Lonnie Johnson: To Do This You Gotta Know How

Lonnie Johnson: Stepping On The Blues

Lonnie Johnson: I Done Told You

Lonnie Johnson & Eddie Lang: You Have To Change The Keys To Play These Blues

Lonnie Johnson with Louis Armstrong & His Hot 5: I’m Not Rough:

Lonnie Johnson with Victoria Spivey: Idle Hour Blues

Lonnie Johnson: Tomorrow Night

 

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 341: Rocking With Eddie

Bruce Pingree is paying tribute to the recently departed blues saxophonost and bandleader Eddie Shaw with cuts under his leadership and with Howling Wolf, Eddie Van Shaw Jr., Magic Sam, and Jimmy Dawkins.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ROCKING WITH EDDIE

THE BLUES SHOW 341

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 11, 2018 [18353]

 

Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang: Rocking With Eddie

Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang: Playing With The Blues

Howling Wolf: Dust My Broom

Eddie Shaw: Delta Bound

Eddie Shaw: Blues For West Side

Eddie Van Shaw: Bluesmen Of Yesterday

Eddie Shaw: Blues At The Crossroads

Howling Wolf: Ooh Baby, Hold Me

Magic Sam: Looking Good

Jimmy Dawkins: I’m Good For Nothing

Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang: Sitting On Top Of The World

Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang: I Don’t Trust Nobody

Eddie Shaw: Built For Comfort

Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang: Howling For My Baby

 

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 340: Mardi Gras Iko

Bruce Pingree is playing more Mardi Gras music with cuts by the Wild Magnolias. the Chosen Few Brass Band, Smokey Johnson, Rebirth Brass Band with Chief Black Feather, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, Sammy Ridgley, Sunpie & The Louisiana Sunspots, Derrick Shezby, George Lewis, Leroy Jones, and the Original Pin Stripe Brass Band.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MARDI GRAS IKO

THE BLUES SHOW 340

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 4, 2018 [18339]

 

Wild Magnolias: New Suit

Chosen Few Brass Band: Mardi Gras Iko

Smokey Johnson: It Ain’t My Fault

Rebirth Brass Band with Chief Black Feather: Let’s Go Get ’Em

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Big Chief Got A Golden Crown

Sammy Ridgley: Mardi Gras Chief

Sunpie & The Louisiana Sunspots: La Chanson de Mardi Gras

Derrick Shezby: Dancing At The Mardi Gras

George Lewis: Burgundy Street Blues

Leroy Jones: When The Saints Go Marching In

Original Pin Stripe Brass Band: I Wanna Go Back To New Orleans

 

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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