Jazz Lunatique 189: Freedom Tree

David Kunian is playing music his week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, John Coltrane, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Lynn Drury, Chris Whitley, Nathaniel Ratliff & The Night Sweats, Calexico, The Balfa Family, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Bob Dylan, Christian McBride with Matt Wilson, and Melody Gardeau.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FREEDOM TREE

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 189

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 10, 2018 [18448]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

John Coltrane; One Down, One Up

Dr. Lonnie Smith: Ju Ju

Lynn Drury: Freedom Tree

Chris Whitley: Her Furious Angels

Nathaniel Ratliff & The Night Sweats: Hey Mama

Calexico: Bridge To Nowhere

The Balfa Family: Tu Per Ponyea

Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio: It’s All Over Now

Bob Dylan: Just Like Tom Thumb;s Blues

Christian McBride with Matt Wilson: Anywhere And Everywhere People

Melody Gardeau: King of 52nd Street

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

Jazz Lunatique 188: Orleans Inspiration

David Kunian is commemorating the life & music of the great New Orleans pianist Henry Butler, who just passed away, with music by Henry, the Rebirth Brass Band, Professor Longhair, Taj Mahal & Keb Mo, Louis Armstrong, Johnny Hodges & the Billy Strayhorn Orchestra, Stephen Bernstein’s Hot 9, Ryan Biingham, and Bash & Pop.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ORLEANS INSPIRATION

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 188

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 3, 2018 [18434]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Rebirth Brass Band: Radio

Henry Butler: Orleans Inspiration

Professor Longhair: Tipitina

Taj Mahal & Keb Mo: She Knows How To Rock Me

Henry Butler:Blues After Sunset

Louis Armstrong: The Memphis Blues

Louis Armstrong: & Velma Middleton: Hesitation Blues

Johnny Hodges & the Billy Strayhorn Orchestra: Juice Aplenty

Henry Butler & Stephen Bernstein’s Hot 9: The Buddy Bolden Blues:

Henry Butler: Basin Street Blues

Ryan Biingham: Back By The River

Henry Butler: St. Louis Blues

Bash & Pop: Anything Can Happen

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 187: Declaration of Independence

David Kunian is celebrating the independence of his ocuntry with his annual reading of the Declaration of Independence accompanied by Jimi Hendrix and Kermit Ruffins, plus tunes by The Last Poets, R+R=Now, Mavis Staples, Public Enemy, and the Rebirth Brass Band.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 187

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 3, 2018 [18420]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Jimi Hendrix: Star Spangled Banner

Kermit Ruffins: Star Spangled Banner >

David Kunian Reads The Declaration of Independence

The Last Poets: This Is Madness

R+R=Now: Resting Warrior

Mavis Staples: Little Bit

Public Enemy: The White Man’s Got A God Complex

Rebirth Brass Band: Tuba Luba

Rebirth Brass Band: The Law

Rebirth Brass Band: Don’t Touch That Stereo

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 186: Creator Of The Universe

David Kunian is continuing his celebration of the summer solstice with more music from the Sun Ra camp dedicated to the birthday of Kunian’s mom.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 186

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, _June 19, 2018 [18406]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Creator of the Universe

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: That’s How I Feel

The Cosmic Rays: Daddy’s Gonna Tell You No Lie

The Cosmic Rays: Dreaming

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Sunset on the River Nile

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: First There Was Nothing

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 185: A Call For All Demons

David Kunian is celebrating the Summer Solstice with his annual presentation of music by Sun Ra & His Arkestra, this time dedicated to the contemporaneous celebration in Boston of the birthday of Kunian’s mother.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

A CALL FOR ALL DEMONS

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 185

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, _June 19, 2018 [18392]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is The Place

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: A Call For All Demons

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Black Magic

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: I’ll Wait For You

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: New Horizon

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Bassism

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Discipline 33

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Watusa

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Creator of the Universe

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

Jazz Lunatique 184: Mixed Emotions

David Kunian is playing music this week in honor of his father’s birthday by Egg Yolk Jubilee, the Either Orchestra, The Replacements, The Butthole Surfers, The Minutemen:, Howling Wolf, Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper, Boozoo Chavis, Jack Teagarden, Willie Nelson, Billie Holiday, Uncle Floyd & Ookie, and Sun Ra & His Arkestra.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MIXED EMOTIONS

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 184

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 12, 2018 [18378]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

The Either Orchestra: Feker Aydeimwey

The Replacements: Androgenous

The Butthole Surfers: Sweat Loaf

The Minutemen: This Ain’t No Picnic

Howling Wolf: Moaning At Midnight

Howling Wolf: The 44 Blues

Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper: Mushroom Maniac

Boozoo Chavis: The Louisiana Blues

Jack Teagarden: Mixed Emotions

Willie Nelson: Moonlight In Vermont

Billie Holiday: Long Gone Blues

Uncle Floyd & Ookie: Shaving Cream

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Island In The Sun > Round Midnight

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 183: Atomic Dog

David Kunian is playing music for his father’s birthday this week with selections by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, The Bingo Show, Tom Lehrer, Flanders & Swann, Louis Jordan, The Radiators, Professor Longhair, Bobby Lounge, Noah Preminger, Dave McMurray, Mulatu Astatke, Tony Allen, and the Either Orchestra.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ATOMIC DOG

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 183

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 12, 2018 [18364]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

The Bingo Show: New Orleans

Tom Lehrer: Elements

Flanders & Swann: I’m A Gnu

Louis Jordan: What The Use Of Getting Sober

The Radiators: Welcome To he Monkey House

Professor Longhair: In The Night

Bobby Lounge: Muddy River

Noah Preminger: Halfway To Hartford

Dave McMurray: Atomic Dog

Mulatu Astatke: Yerkemo Sew

Tony Allen: Ayendo

The Either Orchestra: Feker Aydelmwey

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Jazz Lunatique 182: Emancipation Procrastination

David Kunian is featuring the last volume of the 3-CD set by New Orleaans trumpeter/composer Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah called

Centennial Trilogy, with the remainder of Volume 3: Emancipation Procrastination.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

EMANCIPATION PROCRASTINATION

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 182

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 29, 2018 [18350]

 

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Ashes Of Our Forever

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: In The Beginning

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Michele With One L

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: The Cypher

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Videotape

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Gerrymandering Game

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Unrigging November

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Cages

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: New Heroes

Closing Music

 

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

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.