Beyond The Groove Yard 227: Don’t Mess With Mr. T

George Klein presents tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine with Hammond B-3 organist Shirley Scott. Stanley & Shirley recorfed togerher frequently and were married in the 60’s. Stanley is also heard on various Blue Note albums as a leader and as a sideman with Horace Parlan.

 

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DON’T MESS WITH MR. T

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 227

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 9, 2018 [GKBG-0227]

 

Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Stanley Turrentine: Never Let Me Go

Stanley Turrentine: You’ll Never Get Away From Me

Stanley Turrentine: Little Sheri

Horace Parlan: And That I am So in Love

Stanley Turrentine: River’s Invitation

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Five Spot After Dark

Shirley Scott: At Last

Stanley Turrentine: Don’t Mess with Mr. T

 

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.

 

Blues & Roots 18: Shout Brother Shout

Episode 18 features Trumpet Records artists Willie Love & His Three Aces, the St. Andrews Gospelaires, the Argo Singers & the Southern Sons, the Blue Jay Gospel Singers, Brother Hugh Dent, the Carolina Kings of Harmony, and Sonny Boy Williamson, plus cuts by Wally Mercer, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters, James Andrews, Danny & Blue Lu Barker, Henry Butler, Muddy Waters, Lafayette “Thing” Thomas, J.B. Lenoir, Joe Hil Louis, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SHOUT BROTHER SHOUT

BLUES & ROOTS 18

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, March 8 > 22, 1998 [18244]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Willie Love & His Three Aces: Shout Brother Shout

St. Andrews Gospelaires: Tone Them Bells

Argo Singers & Southern Sons: Going Home

Blue Jay Gospel Singers: Shall I Meert You Over Yonder

Brother Hugh Dent: Let Us Glory

Carolina Kings of Harmony: There’s A Narrow Pathway To Heaven

Sonny Boy Williamson: Going In Your Direction

Sonny Boy Williamson: Nary A Night By Myself

Wally Mercer: Tightwad

Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters: Mary Ann

James Andrews: New Love Thing

Danny & Blue Lu Barker: Doing The Georgia Grind

Henry Butler: I Got My Eyes On You

Muddy Waters: You Shook Me

Lafayette “Thing” Thomas: Old Memories

J.B. Lenoir: Gimme One More Shot Bartender Before I Go

Muddy Waters: Loving Man

Joe Hil Louis: When I Am Gone

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

 

© 1998, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 37: Bring It On Home To Me

Scott Barretta takes a good long look at the bluesier side of the great Clarksdale singer and producer Sam Cooke on this week’s episode of Highway 61 with a series of “live” recordings featuring Sam in full action.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING IT ON HOME TO ME

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 37

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, April 12, 2008 [18243]

 

Sam Cooke: Little Red Rooster

Sam Cooke: Laughing & Clowning

Sam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers: Mean Old World

Sam Cooke: Mean Old World

Sam Cooke: Somebody Have Mercy

Sam Cooke: Bring It On Home To Me

Sam Cooke: Trouble Blues

Sam Cooke: You Gotta Move

Sam Cooke: Lost And Looking

Sam Cooke: Drifting Blues

Sam Cooke: Please Don’t Drive Me Away

Sam Cooke: It’s Alright >

Sam Cooke: For Sentimental Reasons

Sam Cooke: Having A Party

Sam Cooke: Chain Gang

Sam Cooke: Cupid

Sam Cooke: I’ll Come Running Back To You

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 302: Yield Not To Temptation

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by John Hammond, Jimmy Reed, Eddie Taylor, Freddie King, B.B. King, Esther Phillips, Margie Evans, Kenny Parker, Andrew “Big Voice” Odom  , Bobby “Blue” Bland, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar, and the Gregor Hilden Organ Trio.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

YIELD NOT TO TEMPTATION

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 302

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, March 12, 2018 [18242]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

John Hammond: Heart Attack & Vine

Jimmy Reed:Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby

Eddie Taylor: Goin’ To Virginia

Freddie King: Let The Good Times Roll

Bb King: Please Love Me

Esther Phillips: Little Esther’s Blues Medley

Margie Evans: Giving Up The Street For Love

Kenny Parker: Baby Cakes Bop

Andrew “Big Voice” Odom: Mother In Law Blues

Bobby “Blue” Bland: Yield Not To Temptation

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: One Night Only

Gregor Hilden Organ Trio: I Can’t Hold Out

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1671]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 333: Ball And Chain

Bruce Pingree is playing a tribute this week to blues singers Denise LaSalle and Janis Joplin with cuts by Denise, Z.Z. Hill, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Garnett Mims & The Enchanters, Erma Franklin, Howard Tate, Big Mama Thornton, and Leadbelly.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BALL AND CHAIN

THE BLUES SHOW 333

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 21, 2018 [18241]

 

Z.Z. Hill: Someone Else Is Stepping In

Z.Z. Hill: You’re Ruining My Bad Reputation

Denise LaSalle: Right Arm For Your Love

Denise LaSalle: Holding Hands With The Blues

Denise LaSalle: Look What Can Happen To You

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Bye Bye Baby

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Turtle Blues

Big Brother & The Holding Company: One Good Man

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Move Over

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Down On Me

Garnett Mims & The Enchanters: Cry Baby

Erma Franklin: Piece Of My Heart

Howard Tate: Get It While You Can

Big Mama Thornton: Ball And Chain

Leadbelly: Jim Crowism

 

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.

 

Fly By Night 259: Nerve

Steve The Fly is playing music in Eissode 259 by Nerve, James Brown, The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix, Mulatu Astatke, Lambert Hendricks & Ross, Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn, Nora Jones, Ken Kesey, Jimi Hendrix, Charles Mingus, and John Zorn.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NERVE

FLY BY NIGHT 259

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 1, 2018 [18240]

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Nerve: 7 x 7

James Brown: Think

The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix: Disappointed

Mulatu Astatke: Yegelle Tezeta

Lambert Hendricks & Ross: Twisted

Dinah Washington: What A Difference A Day Makes

Sarah Vaughn: Misty

Nora Jones: Travelin’ On

Ken Kesey: Strange Trip

Jimi Hendrix: Up From The Skies

Charles Mingus: Mood Indigo

John Zorn: Night Thoughts

101 Runners: Indiaxns, Here Dey Come

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 755: Feeling Freaky

 

Episode 755 is coming once again from the Radio Free Amsterdam studios in Detroit’s Cass Corridor, where I’m featuring the return this week of Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine for the third installment in their series of artist interviews on location, this time with bluesman John Nemeth at the Tampa Bay Blues Festival earler in April, plus songs by John Nemeth, Thornetta Davis, Bob & April Monteleone, the great pianist and composer Cecil Taylor who passed away this month at the age of 89, a band called Blue & The Worn Out Soles singing “The Ballad of Sugar & Junior,” Charlie Wooten’s Zabadodat featuring Laura Reed, Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza, Billy Davis, Robert Bradley, the Planet D Nonet, and Charlie Parker & strings with our closing theme.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FEELING FREAKY

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 755

Cass Corridor, Detroit, April 22, 2018 [18239]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Thornetta Davis: That Don’t Appease Me

Bob & April Monteleone: Toast

Cecil Taylor: Trance

Blue & The Worn Out Soles: The Ballad of Sugar & Junior

Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae: Theme Music & Interview with John Nemeth

John Nemeth: S.T.O.N.E.D.

John Nemeth: Feeling Freaky

Charlie Wooten’s Zabadodat featuring Laura Reed: Unite

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Honky Tonk

Billy Davis: Troubled Shoes

Robert Bradley: 24 Robbers

Planet D Nonet: Shuffling And Rolling

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

 

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 Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

 

 

Jazz Lunatique 174: Naked On The Floor

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NAKED ON THE FLOOR

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 174

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2006 [18238]

 

In The Jonathan Freilich Radio Documentary Producer David Kunian looks into the life and music of the very much alive New Orleans-based guitarist, composer and multiple bandleader Jonathan Freilich, incorporating conversations with friends & fellow musicians along with musical excerpts from the New Orleans Klezmer All Stars, the Naked Orchestra, Naked on the Floor and other creative manifestations of Freilich’s musical genius.

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, written, recorded, edited & assembled by David Kunian

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2006, 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.