John Sinclair Radio Show 769: Wang Dang Doodle

Episode 769 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam in the Cass Corridor with another edition of On The Road with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Bues magazine, this time featuring an interview with James Partridge, producer of the revived Ann Arbor Blues Festival which takes place this month. The music for this week’s program is taken from the recordings of the 1972 Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival made by Atlantic Records on Howling Wolf, Muddy Waters, Koko Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Sippie Wallace, Jr. Walker & The All Stars, Freddie King, and Luther Allison, plus an opening cut by Little Sonny from 1972 and a number from Full Circle by John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars with Wayne Kramer.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WANG DANG DOODLE

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 769

Cass Corridor, Detroit, August 2, 2018 [18435]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Little Sonny: The Creeper Returns

Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Conversation with James Partridge

Howling Wolf: Highway 49

Muddy Waters: Honey Bee

Koko Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle

Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Conversation with James Partridge

John Sinclair & His Blues Schaolrs: Doctor Blues

Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Conversation with James Partridge

Bonnie Raitt: Homage To Mississippi Fred McDowell

Sippie Wallace: Women Be Wise

Jr. Walker & The All Stars: Roadrunner > These Things Will Keep Me Loving You

Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Conversation with James Partridge

Freddie King: Going Down

Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Conversation with James Partridge

Luther Allison: Please Send Me Someone To Love

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Bues magazine

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

 

 

 

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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.

 

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Roots & Branches 10: Killer Joe

This episode is the second hour of The Frantic One’s Soul-dies Music Plus program on WDET-FM in Detroit for Saturday night, July 28, 1991 and features the inimitable delivery of Ernie Durham and music by Cal Tjader, Big Joe Turner, Quincy Jones, Roy Hamilton, Brook Benton, Little Walter, Ray Charles, Jesse Belvin, Aretha Frankln, Funkadelic, and Stevie Wonder.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KILLER JOE

ROOTS & BRANCHES 10

Frantic Ernie Durham, WDET-FM, Detroit, July 28, 1991 [18433]

 

Cal Tjader: Doxy

Big Joe Turner: Stormy Monday

Quincy Jones: Killer Joe

Roy Hamilton: You’ll Never Walk Alone

Brook Benton: The Boll Weevil Song

Little Walter: Juke

Ray Charles: The Jealous Kind

Jesse Belvin: Goodnight My Love

Aretha Franklin: Dr. Feelgood

Funkadelic: Standing on the Verge of Getting It On

Stevie Wonder: Fingertips (Part 2)

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Frantic Ernie Durham for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Ernie Durham for WDET-FM, Detroit

Recorded by Frank Bach

Digital transfer, post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Frank & Peggy Bach and Celia Sinclair

 

© 2010, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

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Party Train 47: Gimme Some

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, Etta James, Ann Sexton, Jackie Wilson, The Artistics, Isaac Hayes, Margie Joseph, The Dramatics, David Ruffin, The Webb People, Clarence Reid, Frankie & The Damons, Carolyn Franklin, Jerry Butler, Lou Rawls, Nina Simone, The Relatives, and Tino G.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GIMME SOME

PARTY TRAIN 47

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, March 14, 2017 [LLPT-0047]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Etta James: W.O.M.A.N.

Ann Sexton: You’ve Got To Use What You Got

Jackie Wilson: Light My Fire

The Artistics: I’m Gonna Miss You

Isaac Hayes : Rock Me Easy Baby

Margie Joseph: I Been Down

The Dramatics: Gimme Some (Good Soul Music)

David Ruffin: I Pray Every Day That You Won’t Regret Loving Me

The Webb People: Bump With Me

Clarence Reid: Masterpiece

Frankie & The Damons: Bad Woman

Carolyn Franklin: Dead Man

Jerry Butler: I Dig You Baby

Lou Rawls: Soul Serenade

Nina Simone: To Love Somebody

The Relatives: No Man Is An Island

Tino G: Cat Squirrel

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

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Big City Blues Cruise 62: Looking At You

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 62 features music in honor of the recently departed Rob Tyner by Red Prysock, The Rationals, John Lee Hooker, the MC-5, and The Butler Twins, plus conversations with singer Scott Morgan and guitarist Jeff Grand.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LOOKING AT YOU

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 62

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, February 1992 [18431]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Scott Morgan Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

The Rationals: Respect

John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom Boom

John Lee Hooker: Ain’t Got No Money

John Lee Hooker: Run Around

Scott Morgan Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

The MC-5: Looking At You

Scott Morgan Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

The Rationals: Leaving Here

Scott Morgan Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

Jeff Grand Conversation with Martino D’Lorenzo

The Butler Twins: Look Out Chicago

The MC-5: Rambling Rose

The MC-5: I Can Only Give You Everything

The MC-5: I Want You Right Now

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 1992, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

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The Soul Lucille Show 156: I Need Help

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Southshore Commission, Jimmy Norman, Ted Taylor, Phil Moore Jr., Brook Benton, Blue Rhythm Combo, Bobby Byrd, Martha & The Vandellas, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Contours, B.T. Express, Mable John, the Brides of Funkenstein, Dom Um Romao, and The House Guests.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I NEED HELP

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 156

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, July 31, 2018 [18430]

 

Southshore Commission: You Got Me Hummin’

Jimmy Norman: Here Comes The Night

Ted Taylor: Help The Bear

Phil Moore Jr.: Funky Canyon

Brook Benton: My Way

Blue Rhythm Combo: Black Water Gold

Bobby Byrd: I Need Help (I Can’t Do It Alone)

Martha & The Vandellas: (Love Is Like A) Heat Wave

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles I Second That Emotion

The Contours: Do You Love Me

B.T. Express: Happiness

Mable John: Running Out

Brides of Funkenstein: Never Buy Texas From A Cowboy

Dom Um Romao: Samba Nago

The House Guests: My Mind Set Me Free (Part 1)

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

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Sounds of Blue 152: Churching

Bob Putignano is playing multiple selections this week by Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters, Charles Earland, Jimmy McGriff, and Melvin Sparks.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHURCHING

SOUNDS OF BLUE 152

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, April 5, 2018 [RPSB-0152]

 

Charles Earland: More Today than Yesterday

Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters: Alabama

Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters: I Am With You

Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters: Everyday Kinda Man

Charles Earland: Smoke

Ronnie Earl with Jimmy McGriff: Churching

Charles Earland: My Blues Is Funky

Melvin Sparks: I’m a Gittar Player

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

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Beyond The Groove Yard 240: The Holy Ghost

George Klein presents more recordings by guitarist Grant Green as leader and sideman that include organists Jack McDuff, Larry Young, John Patton, Jimmy Smith, and Freddie Roach.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE HOLY GHOST

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 240

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, June 8, 2018 [18428]

 

Grant Green: Talking About J.C.

Grant Green: Stella by Starlight

John Patton: The Yodel

Lou Donaldson: The Holy Ghost

Jimmy Smith: Organic Greenery

Freddie Roach: Blues in the Front Room

Jack McDuff: Sanctified Waltz

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

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