Blues & Roots 77: Orange Driver


Episode 77 features great music by Little Walter, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Luther Allison, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Elmore James, Big Bill Morganfield, Jimmy Lee Robinson & the Ice Cream Men, Andre Williams, Eddie Burns, Bettye LaVette, Willie D. Warren, and Harmonca Shah.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ORANGE DRIVER
BLUES & ROOTS 77
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 2001 [19311]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: Hungry For Your Love
Bobby Blue Bland: I’ll Take Care Of You
Luther Allison: Now You Got It
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Kep To Your Door
Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads
Big Bill Morganfield: Rambling Mind
Jimmy Lee Robinson & the Ice Cream Men: Lonely Traveler
Andre Williams: Jiving Around
Eddie Burns: Orange Driver
Bettye LaVette: Right In The Middle
Willie D. Warren: What Goes On In The Dark
Harmonca Shah: Do You Remember
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Red Rooster Lounge 358: Back In Business

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Sheryl Warner & the Southside Homewreckers, J.W. Warren, J.J. Appleton & Jason Ricci, Johnny Tucker, Meg Williams, Robert Ward, Ann Peebles, Kenny Parker, FF Chickenhawks with Luther Kent, Bob Corritore & Friends, Bobby Murray, Frank Bey, and Joe Houston.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BACK IN BUSINESS
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 358
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, April 15, 2019 [19352]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Sheryl Warner & Southside Homewreckers: It’s Your Time To Worry
J.W. Warren: Hoboing Into Hollywood
J.J. Appleton & Jason Ricci: Nobody’s Fault But Mine
Johnny Tucker: Seven Day Blues
Meg Williams: Come On Over To Me
Robert Ward: I Found A Love
Ann Peebles: Trouble, Heartaches & Sadness
Kenny Parker: Backup Plan
FF Chickenhawks with Luther Kent: I Got News For You
Bob Corritore & Friends: You Better Slow Down
Bobby Murray: River’s Invitation
Frank Bey: Back In Business
Joe Houston: Celebrity Club Drag
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1728]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.
 
 

The Blues Show 388: Speak The Truth


Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Marcia Ball, Robert Johnson, Bukka White, Furry Lewis, Big Joe Williams, Sweet Betty, Willie King & The Liberators, The Mighty Hannibal, Whitney Shea, Bernice Johnson Reagan, James Cotton, Clifton Chenier, Joe Thompson, Homesick James, Andre Williams, and James Brown.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPEAK THE TRUTH
THE BLUES SHOW 388
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 18, 2018 [19323]
 
Marcia Ball: Hot Tamale Baby 
Robert Johnson: They’re Red Hot
Bukka White: Bedsprings Blues
Furry Lewis: Mary Tell Blues
Big Joe Williams: Saturday Night Ball
Sweet Betty: Live And Let Live
Willie King & The Liberators: Stand Up And Speak The Truth
The Mighty Hannibal: The Truth Shall Make You Free
Whitney Shea: Freedom Blues
Bernice Johnson Reagan: Come nd Go With Me To That Land
Jamed Cotton: Digging My Potatoes
Clifton Chenier: Hungry Man Blues
Joe Thompson: Pumpkin Pie
Homesick James: Farmer’s Blues
Andre Williams: Pass The Biscuits Please
James Brown: Grits
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

Fly By Night 315: Ool-Ya-Koo


Steve The Fly is spinning more deep sides by Roland Kirk, Eddie Jefferson, Lambert Hendricks & Bavan, Babs Brown, Dizzy Gilespie, Frankie Passions, Anita Ellis & David Amram, Lambert Hendricks & Ross, Joe Carroll, Ella Fitzgerald, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, and Miles Davis.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OOL-YA-KOO
FLY BY NIGHT 315
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, May 29, 2019 [19336]
 
Roland Kirk: Fly By Night
Eddie Jefferson: Be Kind To Me
Lambert Hendricks & Bavan: This Could Be The Start Of Something
Babs Brown: Oop-Bop-A-Da
Dizzy Gilespie: Ool-Ya-Koo
Frankie Passions: Nobody Knows
Anita Ellis & David Amram: The Crazy Daisy
Lambert Hendricks & Ross: Babe’s Blues
Joe Carroll: I Was In The Mood
Eddie Jefferson: Yardbird Suite
Ella Fitzgerald: Raining Teardrops From My Eyes
Art Ensemble of Chicago: Rock Out
Miles Davis: Moja
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.
 
 

John Sinclair Radio Show 812: Peace Brother Peace


Episode 812 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters at 55 Peterboro in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with the second hour in our long salute to the late great Dr. John, with music selected from his Atco albums Sun, Moon & Herbs (1971), Dr. John’s Gumbo (1972), and In The Right Place (1973), with the Meters in support and Allen Toussaint producing.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PEACE BROTHER PEACE
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 812
Cass Corrdidor, Detroit, June 10, 2019 [19349]
 
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Dr. John: Black John The Conqueror
Dr. John: Pots on Fiyo
Dr. John: Zu Zu Mamou
Dr. John: Iko Iko
Dr. John: Blow Wind Blow
Dr. John: Big Chief
Dr. John: Tipitina
Dr. John: Those Lonely Lonely Nights
Dr. John: Let The Good Times Roll
Dr. John: Right Place Wrong Time
Dr. John: Such A Night
Dr. John: Qualified
Dr. John: I Been Hoodood
Dr. John: Peace Brother Peace
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Jazz Lunatique 230: Crackhead Joe


David Kunian is playing music this week by Todd Snyder, Little Freddie King, Jimbo Mathus, Prince, John Medeski’s Mad Skillet, and Archie Shepp‘s Attica Blues suite.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CRACKHEAD JOE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 230
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 23, 2019 [19348]
 
Todd Snyder: Just Like Old Times
Little Freddie King: Crackhead Joe
Jimbo Mathus: Alligator Fish
Prince: Party Up
Prince: You Can’t Win
John Medeski: Mad Skillet
Archie Shepp: Attica Blues
Archie Shepp: Steam > Invocation > Steam
Archie Shepp: Blues For Brother George Jackson
Archie Shepp: Ballad For A Child
 
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Face The Music 25: Harlem Woogie


arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with a stride piano marathon featuring great music from the works of Thomas “Fats” Waller and James P. Johnson, plus Richard Zimmerman, The Mills Brothers, The Max Morath Quartet, Anna Robinson, Bessie Smith, and the Clarence Williams Blue Five with Sidney Bechet.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HARLEM WOOGIE
FACE THE MUSIC 25
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, April 25, 2019 [19347]
 
Richard Zimmerman: A Real Slow Drag
Thomas Waller: Lenox Avenue Blues
James P. Johnson: Snowy Morning Blues
Thomas Waller: Muscle Shoals Blues
Thomas Waller: Birmingham Blues
James P. Johnson: Harlem Strut
Fats Waller: Alligator Crawl
The Mills Brothers: Sweet Sue
The Max Morath Quartet: A Real Slow Drag
Anna Robinson with James P. Johnson & his Orchestra: Hungry Blues
Bessie Smith: Squeeze Me
Thomas Waller: St. Louis Blues
Clarence Williams Blue Five with Sidney Bechet: Wild Cat Blues
James P. Johnson: Black Bottom Stomp
Fats Waller: 18th Street Strut
Fats Waller: Blue Black Bottom Stomp
Anna Robinson with James P. Johnson & his Orchestra: Harlem Woogie
Fats Waller:The Joint Is Jumping
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by arwulf arwulf for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.
 

The Soul Lucille Show 198: Love And Happiness


Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest set by John Sinclair with tunes by Wilson Pickett, Ann Peebles, The Isley Brothers, Al Green, The Commodores, Bottom & Co., Jimmy Castor Bunch, Howard Tate, Ultrafunk, Muddy Waters, the Johnny Otis Show, Ahmad Jamal, Arthur Alexander, Earl King, and Merl Saunders.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LOVE AND HAPPINESS
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 198
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, August 4, 2016 [19346]
 
Wilson Pickett: Hold On I’m Coming
Ann Peebles: Somebody’s On Your Case
The Isley Brothers: Spill The Wine
Al Green: Love And Happiness
Commodores: The Bump
Bottom & C: Here For The Party
Jimmy Castor Bunch: You Better Be Good (Or The Devil Gon’ Getcha)
Howard Tate: 8 Days On The Road
Roger & The Gypsies: Pass The Hatchet
The Neville Brothers: Wild Indians
Rebirth Brass Band: Do Whatcha Wanna
Ultrafunk: Sweet F.A.
Muddy Waters: Tom Cat
The Johnny Otis Show: The Watts Breakaway
Ahmad Jamal: Superstition
Arthur Alexander: Taking Care Of A Woman
Earl King: Trick Bag
Merl Saunders: Righteousness
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio, Firenze
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.