Blues & Roots 41: Off The Wall

Episode 41 in our series of re-broadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots programs for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in the first months of the 21st century presents an opening salvo of classic Muddy Waters cuts from 1947-1952 and follows with Pinetop Perkins, Little Walter, Robert Lockwood Jr., Willie Cobbs, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, T-Model Ford, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

OFF THE WALL

BLUES & ROOTS 41

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0041

 

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: Last Time I Fool Around With You

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)

Muddy Waters: Too Young To Know

Muddy Waters: They Call Me Muddy Waters

Pinetop Perkins: Back On Top

Little Walter: Rocker

Little Walter: A Quarter To Twelve

Little Walter: Off The Wall

Robert Lockwood Jr.: 32-20 Blues

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Mean Mistreating Mama

Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Wonder What’s The Matter

Willie Cobbs: Poison Ivy

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong With You Baby

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 40: Going Down South

Episode 40 features music from John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from the year 2000 on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans with tunes by Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Guitar Gable, Lonesome Sundown, Lazy Lester, Lightning Slim, Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.:, Howling Wolf, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kinbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Kipori Woods, Walter “Wolfman” Washington:, Matilda Jones, John Mooney, Little Freddie King, and Coco Robicheaux.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOING DOWN SOUTH

BLUES & ROOTS 40

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 18, 2000 [18551]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Jimmy Reed: I’m Gonna Ruin You Baby

Guitar Gable: This Should Go On Forever

Lonesome Sundown: Gonna Stick To You Baby

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Lightning Slim: Rooster Blues

Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Came Up The Hard Way

Howling Wolf: You Can’t Be Beat

R.L. Burnside: Going Down South

Junior Kinbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Shake ’Em On Down

Kipori Woods: They Call Me The Baby Wolf

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Cadillac Woman

Matilda Jones: Matchbox Blues

John Mooney: Cypress Grove

Little Freddie King: Bad Chicken

Coco Robicheaux: Little Black Hen

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 777: Lucky Number

Episode 777 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam in the Cass Corridor in celebration of my 77th birthday tomorrow, with selections from my new Funky D Records album called Still Kickin’, my previous Funky D release called Mobile Homeland, and recent live recordings from the Scarab Club with the Planet D Nonet and from the Derroit Instiutute of Arts with the Blues Scholars featuring Johnny Evans, Dave McMurray, Jeff Grand, Phil Hale, James Simonson and Skeeto Valdez.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LUCKY NUMBER

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 777

Cass Corridor, Detroit, October 1, 2018 [18547]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

John Sinclair: Rhythm Inning

John Sinclair: Two Prayers

John Sinclair: Motor City Is Burning

John Sinclair: Crossroads

John Sinclair: Hell Hound On My Trail

John Sincalr & Planet D Nonet: Round About Midnight

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Intro > Mobile Homestead

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: everything happens to me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

Blues & Roots 39: Bring It On Home

Episode 39 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Ray Charles, Ruth Brown, Victoria Spivey, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Eddie Kirkland, Roosevelt Sykes, Homesick James, Big Walter Horton, Mojo Boogie Band, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Sonny Boy Williamson, and Jimmy Reed.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING IT ON HOME

BLUES & ROOTS 39

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 21, 2000 [18537]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Ray Charles: Hallelujah I Love Her So

Ruth Brown: Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Victoria Spivey: Black Snake Moan

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

Eddie Kirkland: Mojo In Her Backbone

Roosevelt Sykes: Dirty Mother For Ya

Homesick James: I Got To Move

Big Walter Horton: It Hurts Me Too

Mojo Boogie Band: Traveling Roverside Blues

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Decoration Day

Sonny Boy Williamson: Help Me

Sonny Boy Williamson: Bring It On Home

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (single master)

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (album master)

Jimmy Reed: Rocking With Reed

Jimmy Reed: You Upset My Mind

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 776: Afro Blue

Episode 776 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam in the Cass Corridor with music by John Coltrane in celebration of his birth date on this day in 1926, with powerful selections from the Impulse albums Africa/Brass, Coltrane, and Coltrane Live At Birdland.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AFRO BLUE

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 776

Cass Corridor, Detroit, September 23, 2018 [18533]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

John Coltrane: Africa

John Coltrane Quartet: Out Of This World

John Coltrane: Blues Minor

John Coltrane: Afro Blue

John Coltrane: I Want to Talk About You

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

Roots & Branches 17: Blue Ghetto

John Sinclair at The Dolphins coffeeshop in Amsterdam on a Tuesday evening in 2008 playing blues from New Orleans, Detroit and elsewhere with recordings by Brother Tyrone & the Mindbenders, T-Bone Walker, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Bobo Jenkins, Baby Boy Warren, Albert King, Harmonica Shah, Tuba Fats, Tommy Ridgley, Snooks Eaglin, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters, and Johnny Adams.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLUE GHETTO

ROOTS & BRANCHES 17

John Sinclair, The Dolphins, Amsterdam, March 18, 2008 [18531]

 

Bro. Tyrone & the Mindbenders: Blue Ghetto

T-Bone Walker: Tell Me What’s The Reason

B.B. King: Did You Ever Love A Woman

Magic Slim & the Teardrops: Crazy Woman

Bonnie Raitt: Tribute to Fred McDowell: Write Me a Few of Your Lines > Kokomo > Drop Down Mama

Bobby “Blue” Bland: Ain’t That Loving You

Bobo Jenkins: 24 Years

Baby Boy Warren: She’s Fine

Elmore James: Standing at the Crossroads

Albert King: Don’t Throw Your Love on Me So Strong

Harmonica Shah: I Wish a Thief Would Steal All My Burdens & Pain

Tuba Fats: Everyday I Have the Blues

Tommy Ridgley: Shrewsbury Blues

Snooks Eaglin: I’m Not Ashamed

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Don’t Say Goodbye

Johnny Adams: Come Rain Or Come Shine

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Recorded by Larry Hayden

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special tahnks to Raduane of The Dolphins, Amsterdam

 

© 2008, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

Blues & Roots 38: Let’s Rock Awhile

Episode 38 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Billy Boy Arnold, Eddie Taylor, Little Johnnie Taylor, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Lazy Lester, Robert johnson, Amos Milburn, T-Bone Walker, Ray Charles, and LaVerne Baker.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LET’S ROCK AWHILE

BLUES & ROOTS 38

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18524]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would

Eddie Taylor: Big Town Playboy

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling

R.L. Burnside: Fireman, Ring The Bell

Junior Kimbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Going Down South

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Robert johnson: Stop Breaking Down Blues

Robert Johnson: Little Queen Of Spades

Robert johnson: Traveling Riverside Blues

Amos Milburn: Let’s Rock Awhile

T-Bone Walker: I Know Your Wig Is Gone

T-Bone Walker: Trifling Woman Blues

T-Bone Walker: Hyping Woman Blues

Ray Charles: Lonely Avenue

LaVerne Baker: Tomorrow Night

Ray Charles: Drown In My Own Tears

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 775: Another Order Of Being

Episode 775 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam in the Cass Corridor with music from my friend Howard Glazer’s new album, three cuts from my forthcoming album on Funky D Records called Still Kicking, plus the Planet D Nonet, Little Freddie King, J. Monque’D in song and in conversation with Robert Jr Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine, Sun Ra & His Arkestra from the Savoy album The Futuristic Sounds of Sun Ra, and a collaboration between Steve The Fly & myself centered on my verse composition for Sun Ra titled “Another Order of Being.”

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ANOTHER ORDER OF BEING

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 775

Cass Corridor, Detroit, September 13, 2018 [18519]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Howard Glazer: Walking in Detroit

John Sinclair: Monk In Orbit

John Sinclair: All Alone

John Sinclair: When You Dance

Planet D Nonet: Imagine My Frustration

Little Freddie King: King Freddie’s Shuffle

J. Monque’D: Indian Princess

Robert Jr Whitall & Sugar Mae: Conversation with J. Monque’D

J. Monque’D Blues Band: Mustard Greens

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Where Is Tomorrow

John Sinclair & Steve The Fly: Another Order of Being

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation